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In a City Gripped by Shock, Manchester Jews Unite in Sorrow and Determination After Concert Suicide Bombing

Manchester's Jewish community joined with the rest of their city in sorrow and disbelief on Tuesday, following the devastating terrorist atrocity outside a pop...

May 23, 2017 2:15 pm

Rabbi Brings Refreshments, Food to Police on Guard Outside Manchester Arena Following Deadly ISIS Suicide Bombing

A rabbi handed out hot beverages and food on Tuesday to police officers standing guard outside the Manchester Arena, where a deadly terrorist attack took place the previous night. Rabbi Shneur Cohen, of Chabad Manchester City Centre, was...

Israel Advocates Relieved After Labor Union at Canadian University Fails to Pass Pro-BDS Referendum

Israel advocates expressed relief on Tuesday following the failure of an academic professional labor union to pass a pro-boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) referendum into its bylaws last week. Aidan Fishman, the campus advocacy coordinator for B'nai...

Opening of New Glatt-Kosher Eatery at Arizona State University Hailed as ‘Historical Event’

The long-awaited opening of a glatt-kosher restaurant at Arizona State University (ASU) has demonstrated to students that the administration is serious about its commitment to Jewish life on campus, Chabad.org reported on Monday. The Chick-In eatery's debut was called a "historical...

May 23, 2017 12:14 pm

In Surprise, Israeli City of Netanya Set to Host 2018 World Lacrosse Championships

JNS.org - Miriam Feirberg-Ikar, mayor of the Israeli city of Netanya, and Israel Lacrosse Association...

May 23, 2017 11:41 am

Israeli Start-Up BiomX Aims to Eliminate Need for Antibiotics

JNS.org - The Israeli start-up BiomX, which last week completed a $24 million round of financing, is...

May 23, 2017 11:26 am

Rocket Fired at Israel From Egypt on Trump Visit’s Second Day

JNS.org - During the second day of President Donald Trump’s visit to Israel on Tuesday, a...

May 23, 2017 10:52 am

Defying Trump, Iranian President Vows to Continue Missile Tests

JNS.org - Fresh off his re-election, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday the Islamic Republic...

May 23, 2017 10:36 am

President Trump Pays Respects to Holocaust Victims, Survivors at Israel’s Yad Vashem

US President Donald Trump commemorated the victims and survivors of the Holocaust on Tuesday during...

May 23, 2017 2:15 pm

In a City Gripped by Shock, Manchester Jews Unite in Sorrow and Determination After Concert Suicide Bombing

Manchester's Jewish community joined with the rest of their city in sorrow and disbelief on Tuesday, following the devastating terrorist atrocity outside a pop concert...

May 23, 2017 1:47 pm

Rabbi Brings Refreshments, Food to Police on Guard Outside Manchester Arena Following Deadly ISIS Suicide Bombing

A rabbi handed out hot beverages and food on Tuesday to police officers standing guard outside the Manchester Arena, where a deadly terrorist attack took place the...

May 23, 2017 12:56 pm

Israel Advocates Relieved After Labor Union at Canadian University Fails to Pass Pro-BDS Referendum

Israel advocates expressed relief on Tuesday following the failure of an academic professional labor union to pass a pro-boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) referendum into...

May 23, 2017 12:37 pm

Opening of New Glatt-Kosher Eatery at Arizona State University Hailed as ‘Historical Event’

The long-awaited opening of a glatt-kosher restaurant at Arizona State University (ASU) has demonstrated to students that the administration is serious about its commitment to Jewish life on...

May 23, 2017 12:14 pm

In Surprise, Israeli City of Netanya Set to Host 2018 World Lacrosse Championships

JNS.org - Miriam Feirberg-Ikar, mayor of the Israeli city of Netanya, and Israel Lacrosse Association (ILA) Chairman Scott Neiss announced on Tuesday that Netanya will...

May 23, 2017 11:41 am

Israeli Start-Up BiomX Aims to Eliminate Need for Antibiotics

JNS.org - The Israeli start-up BiomX, which last week completed a $24 million round of financing, is aiming to replace the need for conventional antibiotics by developing...

May 23, 2017 11:26 am

Rocket Fired at Israel From Egypt on Trump Visit’s Second Day

JNS.org - During the second day of President Donald Trump’s visit to Israel on Tuesday, a rocket was fired at the Jewish state from Egypt’s Sinai...

May 23, 2017 10:52 am

Defying Trump, Iranian President Vows to Continue Missile Tests

JNS.org - Fresh off his re-election, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday the Islamic Republic will continue missile tests “if technically necessary.” “Our missiles are for...

May 23, 2017 10:36 am

President Trump Pays Respects to Holocaust Victims, Survivors at Israel’s Yad Vashem

US President Donald Trump commemorated the victims and survivors of the Holocaust on Tuesday during a short visit to Yad Vashem, where he laid a...

May 23, 2017 9:51 am

Trump Criticizes Palestinians: Peace Can’t Take Place ‘Where Violence is Tolerated, Funded and Rewarded’

US President Donald Trump rebuked Palestinian support for prisoners during a meeting with Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, noting that "peace can never take...

May 23, 2017 9:42 am

Led by Netanyahu at Yad Vashem, Israelis Offer Solidarity and Prayers for Manchester Terror Victims

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday strongly condemned the previous night's suicide bombing outside a pop concert in the English city of Manchester, in...

May 23, 2017 9:34 am

8-Year-Old Among 22 Victims Killed in ISIS Bombing at Manchester Arena

A primary schoolgirl aged just eight years old was one of 22 people killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a packed pop...

May 23, 2017 8:47 am

Trump Calls Assailants Behind Manchester Bombing ‘Evil Losers,’ Expresses Condolences to Attack Victims

President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed those behind the Manchester attack as "evil losers" and reiterated his call to drive out terrorists. "I extend my deepest...

May 22, 2017 9:48 pm

Dozens Murdered, Wounded as Suicide Bomber Attacks Pop Concert in Manchester, UK

Twenty-two people were killed and more than 50 injured after a terrorist bomb ripped through a pop concert in the English city of Manchester on Monday night. Armed police...

Features

Why Aren’t Muslim Countries Helping the Palestinians?

JNS.org - Why aren’t Muslim countries leading givers to the Palestinian cause? That question has renewed relevance after a United Nations agency’s...

Democrats, Jewish Groups and Trump Protest Palestinian Terror Payments

JNS.org - Prominent Democrats and major US Jewish organizations are joining President Donald Trump and...

Israel’s First-Ever Malt Whisky to Go on Sale in June

JNS.org - The Tel Aviv-based Milk & Honey Distillery (M&H) recently unveiled its first-ever malt whisky on World Whisky Day (May...

World

Palestinian Officials Are Frustrated With Trump’s Pro-Israel Positions, D...

Palestinian officials are frustrated with President Donald Trump’s pro-Israel positions, the Hebrew news site nrg reported on Sunday, citing a...

Israel

Arab Students Call for Intifada in Protest at Jerusalem’s Hebrew Universi...

JNS.org - Arab students called for a renewed intifada (violent uprising) and brandished photos of convicted terrorists in a protest held...

Middle East

Governor of Turkish Resort Region Invites Israeli Tourists to Return

JNS.org - A delegation of 15 Turkish dignitaries, including the governor of the Mediterranean resort region of Antalya, arrived in Israel on May 24 for a three-day visit to promote Israeli...

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