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First Shipment of Heavy Vehicles, Military Equipment Purchased Through $38 Billion US Aid Package Arrives in Israel for Integration Into IDF

The first 20 of a much larger number of heavy military vehicles and other engineering materiel purchased by the Israeli defense establishment from the American company...

February 14, 2017 4:06 pm

Columbia University Protesters Call for Elimination of Jewish State During Speech by Israel’s UN Ambassador

Shouting "From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free," protesters gathered Monday evening at Columbia University to disrupt a lecture by Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon. The popular chant calling for the...

Former CIA Chief: Iran Might Be ‘Relatively Short Time Away’ From Having Nuclear Weapon

Tehran might be a “relatively short time away” from having a nuclear weapon, a former CIA chief said on Monday. “Iran is a very serious problem already and will be a much bigger one very shortly,” James...

Israel-Germany Meeting Cancelled Following Settlement Dispute

A meeting between the governments of Germany and Israel that was scheduled to take place in May has been canceled amid rising frustration in Berlin with settlement activity in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. A German spokesman...

February 14, 2017 11:46 am

Netanyahu to Ensure ‘No Gaps’ Remain With Trump Ahead of White House Meeting

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, preparing for his first meeting with President Donald Trump at the...

February 14, 2017 11:38 am

Steven Mnuchin Confirmed as New Treasury Secretary

Steven Mnuchin, whose previous roles have included former CEO of OneWest Bank, Wall Street banker...

February 14, 2017 11:35 am

Michael Flynn Resigns Post as Trump’s National Security Adviser Over Talks With Russia

JNS.org - On the eve of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s much-anticipated visit to the...

February 14, 2017 10:50 am

Report: Israel Pulls Egypt Ambassador Over Security Concerns

JNS.org - Israel reportedly pulled its ambassador to Egypt out of the country in late 2016,...

February 14, 2017 10:45 am

Disney Severs Ties With World’s Biggest YouTube Star Over Antisemitic Videos

JNS.org - The Walt Disney Company severed ties with the world's biggest YouTube star Tuesday, after...

February 14, 2017 4:06 pm

First Shipment of Heavy Vehicles, Military Equipment Purchased Through $38 Billion US Aid Package Arrives in Israel for Integration Into IDF

The first 20 of a much larger number of heavy military vehicles and other engineering materiel purchased by the Israeli defense establishment from the American company “Caterpillar”...

February 14, 2017 2:10 pm

Columbia University Protesters Call for Elimination of Jewish State During Speech by Israel’s UN Ambassador

Shouting "From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free," protesters gathered Monday evening at Columbia University to disrupt a lecture by Israeli Ambassador...

February 14, 2017 2:01 pm

Former CIA Chief: Iran Might Be ‘Relatively Short Time Away’ From Having Nuclear Weapon

Tehran might be a “relatively short time away” from having a nuclear weapon, a former CIA chief said on Monday. “Iran is a very serious problem already...

February 14, 2017 11:54 am

Israel-Germany Meeting Cancelled Following Settlement Dispute

A meeting between the governments of Germany and Israel that was scheduled to take place in May has been canceled amid rising frustration in Berlin...

February 14, 2017 11:46 am

Netanyahu to Ensure ‘No Gaps’ Remain With Trump Ahead of White House Meeting

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, preparing for his first meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House, will work with advisers on Tuesday to align...

February 14, 2017 11:38 am

Steven Mnuchin Confirmed as New Treasury Secretary

Steven Mnuchin, whose previous roles have included former CEO of OneWest Bank, Wall Street banker and film financier, was confirmed Monday as Treasury secretary, ensuring his...

February 14, 2017 11:35 am

Michael Flynn Resigns Post as Trump’s National Security Adviser Over Talks With Russia

JNS.org - On the eve of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s much-anticipated visit to the White House, a key member of President Donald Trump’s staff,...

February 14, 2017 10:50 am

Report: Israel Pulls Egypt Ambassador Over Security Concerns

JNS.org - Israel reportedly pulled its ambassador to Egypt out of the country in late 2016, due to security concerns. Ambassador David Govrin, who took over the post...

February 14, 2017 10:45 am

Disney Severs Ties With World’s Biggest YouTube Star Over Antisemitic Videos

JNS.org - The Walt Disney Company severed ties with the world's biggest YouTube star Tuesday, after he posted a series of videos joking about the Holocaust and calling...

February 13, 2017 4:56 pm

McGill Student Council Silence Over Member’s Tweet Calling on Followers to ‘Punch a Zionist’ Outrages, Frightens Jews, Pro-Israel Activists on Campus

Pro-Israel activists at Montreal's McGill University told The Algemeiner on Monday that they are outraged at the failure of the student government to condemn one of its...

February 13, 2017 4:12 pm

UK Labour Party Student Group Launches New Antisemitism Education Program in Effort to Repair Relations With Jewish Community

The UK Labour Party's national student group is taking "practical steps" to repair its damaged relations with the Jewish community, the organizer of an initiative aimed at educating...

February 13, 2017 3:38 pm

Top American Jewish Leader: Publicly Showing There Has Been a ‘Reset’ in US-Israel Relations Following Obama Era Will Be Top Priority at Trump-Netanyahu White House Meeting

A top priority for US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at their White House meeting on Wednesday will be to show...

February 13, 2017 1:00 pm

Gallup Poll: American Public ‘Closely Split’ on Palestinian Statehood, With Increase in Number Opposed

Americans are "closely split" on the issue of Palestinian statehood, a Gallup poll released Monday revealed. The poll, Gallup said, was conducted amid talk from...

February 13, 2017 11:34 am

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Says Trump Was Ready to Announce Embassy Relocation to Jerusalem at ’12:01′ on Inauguration Day

President Donald Trump was prepared to announce the move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem a minute after his inauguration...

Features

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Take Battle Online

JNS.org -- New legislation brokering American-Israeli collaboration in cybersecurity has further cemented the Jewish...

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

JNS.org - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that...

World

Iranian FM Warns US, Israel, Saudi Arabia Against Getting Themselves Into ...

The US, Israel and Saudi Arabia should be “prudent enough not to get themselves into serious trouble” by confronting Iran...

Israel

Netanyahu Rejects Report He Nixed Peace Plan During Secret Meeting in Jorda...

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a secret diplomatic summit a year ago in Aqaba, Jordan, with then-U.S....

Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Israel Unite Against Iran as US Seeks to Impose New Sanctions

Saudi Arabia and Israel both called on Sunday for a new push against Iran, signaling a growing alignment in their interests, while U.S. lawmakers promised to seek new sanctions on...

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