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Report: Palestinian Authority Leader Abbas Enraged by Kushner Meeting, Refuses to Stop Payments to Terrorists

A meeting between Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and senior White House official Jared Kushner reportedly left the Palestinian leader fuming and refusing to...

June 23, 2017 9:53 am

Amazon Buys Rights to Israeli TV Series, Will Stream It in 200 Global Locations

JNS.org - Amazon Studios has purchased the global rights for the Israeli comedic TV series “Lehiyot Ita” (Being with Her), which goes by the name “Beauty and the Baker” in English. Amazon purchased the rights for the...

Israel Plans New Security Measures at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate After Deadly Attacks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Thursday that authorities are planning robust new security measures at the Damascus Gate entrance to Jerusalem's Old City following several deadly attacks at the site over the past two years. "Murderers...

Israelis Mark International Yoga Day, and 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations with India

JNS.org - Hundreds of Israelis marked a pair of occasions, the 3rd International Yoga Day and the 25th anniversary of Israel-India diplomatic relations, on Wednesday in Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square. This year’s Yoga Day festivities represented the...

June 22, 2017 8:27 pm

Top Trump Aides Meet Abbas in Ramallah

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, met with Palestinian Authority (PA)...

June 22, 2017 7:21 pm

London Police Launch Investigation Into Antisemitism at ‘Al-Quds Day’ March

London police have launched two investigations into the "Al Quds Day" march held in the...

June 22, 2017 7:13 pm
June 22, 2017 3:01 pm

New UK Student Leader Speaks at ‘Women in Jewish Leadership’ Event, In First Public Appearance Since Election to Head NUS

The incoming president of the UK's largest student group spoke at an event this week promoting gender...

June 22, 2017 2:36 pm

IDF Intelligence Exposes Environmentalist NGO in Southern Lebanon as Hezbollah Front

The activities of a Lebanese environmentalist group reported to be a front for Hezbollah were brought to the...

June 23, 2017 9:53 am

Report: Palestinian Authority Leader Abbas Enraged by Kushner Meeting, Refuses to Stop Payments to Terrorists

A meeting between Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and senior White House official Jared Kushner reportedly left the Palestinian leader fuming and refusing to agree...

June 23, 2017 9:43 am

Amazon Buys Rights to Israeli TV Series, Will Stream It in 200 Global Locations

JNS.org - Amazon Studios has purchased the global rights for the Israeli comedic TV series “Lehiyot Ita” (Being with Her), which goes by the name “Beauty...

June 23, 2017 9:23 am

Israel Plans New Security Measures at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate After Deadly Attacks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Thursday that authorities are planning robust new security measures at the Damascus Gate entrance to Jerusalem's Old City following several...

June 23, 2017 9:12 am

Israelis Mark International Yoga Day, and 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations with India

JNS.org - Hundreds of Israelis marked a pair of occasions, the 3rd International Yoga Day and the 25th anniversary of Israel-India diplomatic relations, on Wednesday in...

June 22, 2017 8:27 pm

Top Trump Aides Meet Abbas in Ramallah

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, met with Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas Wednesday night in Ramallah to discuss US-led...

June 22, 2017 7:21 pm

London Police Launch Investigation Into Antisemitism at ‘Al-Quds Day’ March

London police have launched two investigations into the "Al Quds Day" march held in the British capital last Sunday, following complaints about antisemitic speeches and...

June 22, 2017 7:13 pm

Mayor of Israeli City That Was Site of Deadly 1974 Massacre Calls Out Abbas Over Palestinian Authority’s Honoring of Attack Mastermind

The mayor of a northern Israeli city that was the site of one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the Jewish state’s history has called...

June 22, 2017 3:01 pm

New UK Student Leader Speaks at ‘Women in Jewish Leadership’ Event, In First Public Appearance Since Election to Head NUS

The incoming president of the UK's largest student group spoke at an event this week promoting gender equality in the Jewish community, in her first public appearance...

June 22, 2017 2:36 pm

IDF Intelligence Exposes Environmentalist NGO in Southern Lebanon as Hezbollah Front

The activities of a Lebanese environmentalist group reported to be a front for Hezbollah were brought to the Security Council 's attention on Thursday, as Israel's UN ambassador...

June 22, 2017 2:10 pm

Foreign Representatives Meet in Israel to Prepare for Massive Air Force Exercise

JNS.org - Representatives from several foreign air forces convened this week at the Ovda Air Base in southern Israel to prepare for the biennial “Blue Flag” exercise,...

June 22, 2017 1:58 pm

60 New Ethiopian Immigrants Arrive in Israel

JNS.org - Sixty new Jewish immigrants from Ethiopia arrived at Israel’s Ben-Gurion International Airport this week. They were greeted by jubilant family members and supporters, who...

June 22, 2017 1:03 pm

After UK High Court Rules in Favor of BDS, Expert Says British Government Needs ‘Primary Legislation’ to Counter Israel Boycotts

British Jews have reacted with disappointment to a High Court ruling on Thursday that the UK government acted unlawfully in restricting boycotts of the State of...

June 22, 2017 12:14 pm

Support for Israel Plummeting Among US Jewish College Students, Study Finds

JNS.org - Support for Israel is significantly declining among American Jewish college students, according to a research study released by the Brand Israel Group at this...

June 22, 2017 11:07 am

Israel and Cyprus Sign Live Donor Pact to Promote Kidney Transplants

JNS.org - Israel and Cyprus signed a live donor treaty that is expected to help hundreds of kidney transplant candidates in both countries. The National Transplant Center...

Features

Jewish Seniors Learn That ‘Love Can Happen at Any Age’

JNS.org - After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing [so] because it was therapeutic and...

‘Whitewashed’: The Sordid Story of UK Labour Party Antisemitism Laid Bare

"Just sitting in the early morning light, looking out over my beautiful garden,...

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

World

UK Government Coalition Partner Urges Parliamentary Vote to Congratulate Is...

The parliamentary partner of Britain's ruling Conservative Party has submitted a resolution to the House of Commons congratulating Israel on...

Israel

Shin Bet Chief: Israel Has Thwarted 2,000 Terror Attacks Since 2016 Due to ...

JNS.org - The head of Israel’s Shin Bet security agency revealed on Tuesday the Jewish state has prevented about 2,000 terror attacks...

Middle East

Israel Accuses Iran of Using Star of David as Target During Ballistic Missi...

Israel accused Iran on Wednesday of using a Star of David as a target during a medium-range ballistic missile test...

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