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Public Reports ‘Clearly Show’ Assad’s Use of Chemical Weapons: McMaster

US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on Saturday that, despite denials, public reports showed that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was using chemical weapons, and added that it was time for the...

February 18, 2018 10:24 am

Florida School Massacre Suspect on Authorities’ Radar in 2016: Media

A teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016 after slashing his arm in a social media video, and...

All 65 Passengers, Crew Feared Dead in Iranian Plane Crash

All 65 passengers and crew were feared dead in a plane crash in central Iran on Sunday after the domestic flight came down in bad weather in a mountainous region. A spokesman for Iranian carrier Aseman...

Israel’s Netanyahu Condemns Polish PM for ‘Jewish Perpetrators’ Comment

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned his Polish counterpart on Saturday for saying Jews were perpetrators in World War Two as well as Poles and others, just weeks after Warsaw drew criticism over a new...

February 17, 2018 10:29 pm

Four Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Gaza Border Explosion

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the...

February 17, 2018 10:34 am

US Charges Russians With 2016 US Election Tampering to Boost Trump

A Russian Internet agency oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016...

February 16, 2018 5:31 pm

Israel Boycotters Face ‘Massive Setback’ at NDP Convention, But Concerns Persist

Canada’s third-largest political party will not be voting on a resolution that has been criticized...

February 16, 2018 5:21 pm

Israeli Scientists Simulate Mars Environment at Secret Location in Israel’s Negev

JNS.org - Six scientists and technical experts “landed on Mars” on Friday, or rather a secret...

February 16, 2018 4:33 pm

Netanyahu Heads to Munich to Attend Prestigious International Security Conference

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took off for Germany on Thursday, to attend...

February 18, 2018 10:24 am

Public Reports ‘Clearly Show’ Assad’s Use of Chemical Weapons: McMaster

US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on Saturday that, despite denials, public reports showed that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was using chemical weapons, and added that it was time for the international...

February 18, 2018 10:15 am

Florida School Massacre Suspect on Authorities’ Radar in 2016: Media

A teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school was investigated by police and state officials as far back as 2016...

February 18, 2018 10:10 am

All 65 Passengers, Crew Feared Dead in Iranian Plane Crash

All 65 passengers and crew were feared dead in a plane crash in central Iran on Sunday after the domestic flight came down in bad...

February 17, 2018 10:39 pm

Israel’s Netanyahu Condemns Polish PM for ‘Jewish Perpetrators’ Comment

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned his Polish counterpart on Saturday for saying Jews were perpetrators in World War Two as well as Poles and...

February 17, 2018 10:29 pm

Four Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Gaza Border Explosion

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Saturday, spurring Israeli air strikes later in...

February 17, 2018 10:34 am

US Charges Russians With 2016 US Election Tampering to Boost Trump

A Russian Internet agency oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 US presidential campaign to support Donald Trump and disparage Hillary...

February 16, 2018 5:31 pm

Israel Boycotters Face ‘Massive Setback’ at NDP Convention, But Concerns Persist

Canada’s third-largest political party will not be voting on a resolution that has been criticized for sanctioning economic warfare against Israel at its national convention...

February 16, 2018 5:21 pm

Israeli Scientists Simulate Mars Environment at Secret Location in Israel’s Negev

JNS.org - Six scientists and technical experts “landed on Mars” on Friday, or rather a secret and isolated site near Mitzpe Ramon in southern Israel to...

February 16, 2018 4:33 pm

Netanyahu Heads to Munich to Attend Prestigious International Security Conference

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took off for Germany on Thursday, to attend the 2018 Munich Security Conference. Netanyahu will be the first...

February 16, 2018 4:26 pm

Poll: Israeli Voters Would Still Elect Netanyahu, Despite Corruption Charges

JNS.org - A poll released by Israel’s Maariv newspaper on Friday indicated that the recent recommendations of Israel Police to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on...

February 16, 2018 4:12 pm

Israeli Protesters Urge Netanyahu to Step Down Over Bribery Allegations

Israeli demonstrators gathered in Tel Aviv on Friday to urge Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to resign after police recommended he be charged with bribery in...

February 16, 2018 4:07 pm

Lebanon Speaker: US Proposal on Lebanon-Israel Disputed Waters ‘Unacceptable’ – NNA

Lebanese parliament speaker Nabih Berri said on Friday that US proposals regarding the disputed Lebanon-Israel maritime border were "unacceptable," state news agency NNA said. He made...

February 16, 2018 3:27 pm

Israel to Apply Anti-BDS Law to Amnesty International

JNS.org - Israel is acting to enforce its anti-BDS law against Amnesty International, after the human rights organization embarked on a campaign calling for a boycott of products from Judea...

February 16, 2018 2:15 pm

Argentina Begins Trials, Sentencing of Senior Officials Who Corrupted Investigations Into Iranian Bombing of AMIA Jewish Center

More than twenty years of corrupted attempts to bring to justice the Iranian suspects in the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos...

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

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...

How the IDF Is Preparing for a Multi-Front War

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) plan designed to prepare it for the challenge of multiple-front warfare is now entering its third...

World

MP Who Proposed Controversial Iceland Circumcision Ban Claims It Does Not V...

The Icelandic lawmaker who proposed a controversial ban on circumcision told The Algemeiner in an interview this week that her bill does...

Israel

Israeli Bezeq’s Owner to Remain in Custody Until Monday

The controlling shareholder of Bezeq Israel Telecom, Israel's largest telecoms group, has been ordered to remain in police custody until Monday as part of an investigation into the firm. Shaul Elovitch, a family friend...

Middle East

Lebanese Journalist: 100 Years After Balfour Declaration, Arabs Have Failed...

JNS.org - In a Nov. 25, 2017 article marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, published in the London-based daily...

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