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Israeli Expert on Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test: ‘What Can I Say? Another Success’

An Israeli expert on missile defense hailed Monday’s successful test of the Arrow 3 system, saying “What can I say? Another success." Arrow 3 is...

February 19, 2018 12:02 pm

Egypt Says Three Soldiers Killed in Campaign Against Sinai Militants

Three Egyptian soldiers have been killed in a 10-day-old campaign against Islamist militants focused on the Sinai peninsula, Egypt's military said on Monday. It was the first time the military has reported its own casualties since...

A Look at the Gaza Attack Tunnels of the Al-Mujahideen Brigades

JNS.org - The pro-Hezbollah Lebanese channel Al-Mayadeen TV broadcast a report on the Gaza attack tunnels dug by the Al-Mujahideen Brigades, the military arm of the Palestinian Mujahideen Movement, a group that splintered from Fatah. Abu...

Israel Strikes Gaza Terror Targets in Response to Rocket Fire

JNS.org - The Israeli military pounded terror targets in Gaza early Monday, following a rocket launch from Gaza into southern Israel. The Gaza City-based Safa news agency reported heavy damage from 10 IDF airstrikes in southern Gaza....

February 19, 2018 10:24 am

Lavrov: Reports of Hundreds of Russians Killed in Syria Attempt to Exploit War

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that reports that hundreds of Russian mercenaries...

February 19, 2018 10:03 am

State Media: Pro-Assad Militias to Enter Syria’s Afrin Region

Militias allied to the Syrian government will enter the Afrin region, Syrian media reported on...

February 19, 2018 9:54 am

Report: Some Cabinet Members Criticize Israeli ‘Restraint’ in Syria

Some Israeli cabinet members have objected to what they viewed as Israel’s “restraint” in its...

February 19, 2018 9:38 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Hails ‘Historic’ $15 Billion Deal to Export Natural Gas to Egypt

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed on Monday the signing of a “historic” $15 billion deal...

February 19, 2018 9:26 am

Islamic State Kills 25 Iraqi Militiamen Near Kirkuk

Islamic State militants ambushed a convoy of government-backed militia fighters near the northern Iraqi city...

February 19, 2018 12:02 pm

Israeli Expert on Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test: ‘What Can I Say? Another Success’

An Israeli expert on missile defense hailed Monday’s successful test of the Arrow 3 system, saying “What can I say? Another success." Arrow 3 is designed...

February 19, 2018 11:52 am

Egypt Says Three Soldiers Killed in Campaign Against Sinai Militants

Three Egyptian soldiers have been killed in a 10-day-old campaign against Islamist militants focused on the Sinai peninsula, Egypt's military said on Monday. It was the...

February 19, 2018 11:16 am

A Look at the Gaza Attack Tunnels of the Al-Mujahideen Brigades

JNS.org - The pro-Hezbollah Lebanese channel Al-Mayadeen TV broadcast a report on the Gaza attack tunnels dug by the Al-Mujahideen Brigades, the military arm of...

February 19, 2018 10:34 am

Israel Strikes Gaza Terror Targets in Response to Rocket Fire

JNS.org - The Israeli military pounded terror targets in Gaza early Monday, following a rocket launch from Gaza into southern Israel. The Gaza City-based Safa news agency...

February 19, 2018 10:24 am

Lavrov: Reports of Hundreds of Russians Killed in Syria Attempt to Exploit War

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that reports that hundreds of Russian mercenaries had been killed in Syria recently were an attempt to...

February 19, 2018 10:03 am

State Media: Pro-Assad Militias to Enter Syria’s Afrin Region

Militias allied to the Syrian government will enter the Afrin region, Syrian media reported on Monday, after a Kurdish official said a deal had been...

February 19, 2018 9:54 am

Report: Some Cabinet Members Criticize Israeli ‘Restraint’ in Syria

Some Israeli cabinet members have objected to what they viewed as Israel’s “restraint” in its response to the recent downing of an F-16 by Syrian...

February 19, 2018 9:38 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Hails ‘Historic’ $15 Billion Deal to Export Natural Gas to Egypt

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed on Monday the signing of a “historic” $15 billion deal to export Israeli natural gas to Egypt. The profits from the...

February 19, 2018 9:26 am

Islamic State Kills 25 Iraqi Militiamen Near Kirkuk

Islamic State militants ambushed a convoy of government-backed militia fighters near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk late on Sunday, killing at least 25 of...

February 19, 2018 9:26 am

Swastikas, Slurs Daubed on Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv Amid Ongoing Holocaust Bill Row

Swastikas and profanities were daubed on the entrance to Poland's embassy in Israel on Sunday after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said Jews, as well...

February 19, 2018 9:14 am

Israel Successfully Tests State-of-the-Art Arrow 3 Missile Defense System

JNS.org - Israel’s new long-range Arrow 3 missile defense system was tested successfully early Monday morning, in a joint trial carried out in partnership with the...

February 19, 2018 8:39 am

Hamas Claims to Have Discovered Israeli Spy Camera in Gaza Rock

Hamas is claiming to have discovered an Israeli spy camera hidden in a rock in the northern Gaza Strip. According to the Hebrew news site Mako,...

February 19, 2018 8:04 am

France Reiterates Commitment to Iran Nuclear Seal, Says Will Keep Talking to European, US Allies

France reaffirmed its commitment to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday, saying it wanted it to be strictly implemented and was continuing talks with its European and...

February 18, 2018 8:24 pm

Polish Jews Reel From Wave of Antisemitism Following Furor Over Country’s New Holocaust Law

Poland’s Jews are reeling from a wave of antisemitism as a furious controversy intensifies over Poland’s role in the murder of three million Polish Jews...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the Jewish dietary...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

UC-Irvine Investigation Clears Pro-Israel Students of Misbehavior Accusatio...

The University of California, Irvine has dismissed charges that a pro-Israel group on campus behaved improperly toward members of Students...

Israel

Israel’s United Hatzalah Receives Award in Panama

JNS.org - United Hatzalah received an award from the Panama Homefront Command on Feb. 5, honoring the organization for providing lifesaving first-response assistance in the Central American country. Jose Donderis, president of...

Middle East

Qatar Says Gaza Aid Spares Israel War, Shows Doha Does Not Back Hamas

Qatar is helping Israel avoid another Gaza war by funneling relief money to impoverished Palestinians with Washington's blessing, a Qatari diplomat said on Thursday, describing the cooperation as evidence of Doha's distance...

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