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Netanyahu Makes Historic Visit to Singapore in Meeting of ‘Innovation Nations’

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Singapore Monday for the first visit by a holder of his office to the Southeast Asian...

February 20, 2017 8:01 am

Netanyahu Rejects Report That Former US Secretary of State Kerry Initiated Secret Peace Meeting in Jordan Last Year

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a secret diplomatic summit a year ago in Aqaba, Jordan, with then-US Secretary of State John Kerry, Jordan’s King Abdullah and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Haaretz reported...

Watchdog Launches Interactive Database for ‘Easy Access’ to Info on Quarter Billion Shekels Given to Israeli NGOs by Foreign Governments Seeking to Undermine Jewish State Policy

An Israel-based watchdog has launched an interactive database for what it calls “easy access and analysis” of the more than $60 million (NIS 235 million) in foreign government funding that went to Israeli non-profits actively working to...

Israel’s UN Envoy Calls on Security Council to ‘Publicly Condemn’ Hezbollah Chief’s Threat Against Vital Infrastructure Sites in Jewish State

The United Nations Security Council must “publicly condemn” Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah’s recent threat to strike vital infrastructure sites in Israel in a future war, the Jewish state’s UN ambassador said on Friday. In a letter...

February 19, 2017 2:06 pm

Jewish Group Calls on Canadian Government to ‘Finally Get Serious About Addressing Antisemitism’

The Canadian government must “finally get serious about addressing antisemitism,” the CEO of the country’s...

February 19, 2017 12:54 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Soft Diplomacy’ Initiative to Teach Hebrew to Arab World

As part of its “soft public diplomacy” efforts, the Israeli Foreign Ministry embarked this week...

February 19, 2017 12:12 pm

Israeli Defense Minister: Middle East Dividing Line Is Extremists vs. Moderates, Not Judaism vs. Islam

With the support it provides to terrorist groups, Iran is "undermining the stability of the...

February 19, 2017 11:30 am

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Departs for Historic Australia, Singapore Trip

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is slated to fly to Singapore on Sunday and then to...

February 19, 2017 11:27 am

US Vice President Mike Pence Visits Nazi Concentration Camp Dachau

Vice President Mike Pence, along with second lady Karen Pence and their eldest daughter Charlotte,...

February 20, 2017 8:01 am

Netanyahu Makes Historic Visit to Singapore in Meeting of ‘Innovation Nations’

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Singapore Monday for the first visit by a holder of his office to the Southeast Asian island...

February 20, 2017 6:09 am

Netanyahu Rejects Report That Former US Secretary of State Kerry Initiated Secret Peace Meeting in Jordan Last Year

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a secret diplomatic summit a year ago in Aqaba, Jordan, with then-US Secretary of State John Kerry,...

February 19, 2017 6:59 pm

Watchdog Launches Interactive Database for ‘Easy Access’ to Info on Quarter Billion Shekels Given to Israeli NGOs by Foreign Governments Seeking to Undermine Jewish State Policy

An Israel-based watchdog has launched an interactive database for what it calls “easy access and analysis” of the more than $60 million (NIS 235 million) in foreign...

February 19, 2017 2:11 pm

Israel’s UN Envoy Calls on Security Council to ‘Publicly Condemn’ Hezbollah Chief’s Threat Against Vital Infrastructure Sites in Jewish State

The United Nations Security Council must “publicly condemn” Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah’s recent threat to strike vital infrastructure sites in Israel in a future war,...

February 19, 2017 2:06 pm

Jewish Group Calls on Canadian Government to ‘Finally Get Serious About Addressing Antisemitism’

The Canadian government must “finally get serious about addressing antisemitism,” the CEO of the country’s branch of a prominent Jewish organization said on Friday. In a...

February 19, 2017 12:54 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Soft Diplomacy’ Initiative to Teach Hebrew to Arab World

As part of its “soft public diplomacy” efforts, the Israeli Foreign Ministry embarked this week on a new program to teach Hebrew to the Arab...

February 19, 2017 12:12 pm

Israeli Defense Minister: Middle East Dividing Line Is Extremists vs. Moderates, Not Judaism vs. Islam

With the support it provides to terrorist groups, Iran is "undermining the stability of the entire region,” Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Sunday...

February 19, 2017 11:30 am

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Departs for Historic Australia, Singapore Trip

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is slated to fly to Singapore on Sunday and then to Australia on Tuesday, marking the first time an Israel's history...

February 19, 2017 11:27 am

US Vice President Mike Pence Visits Nazi Concentration Camp Dachau

Vice President Mike Pence, along with second lady Karen Pence and their eldest daughter Charlotte, visited a Nazi concentration camp Sunday near Munich, Germany. They were...

February 19, 2017 11:18 am

Report: Hezbollah Has Acquired Advanced Russian-Made Yakhnot Missiles

The Lebanese Iranian-backed Hezbollah militant group has obtained at least eight Russian-made anti-ship Yakhnot missiles, the Hebrew Media outlet Yedioth Ahronoth reported Sunday. The missiles, which...

February 19, 2017 11:08 am

At Florida Campaign Rally, Trump Pledges to Establish Syria ‘Safe Zones’

President Trump, speaking at a campaign rally in Florida on Saturday evening, said he wants to establish "safe zones" in Syria and other places instead...

February 19, 2017 9:12 am

Pamphlets Accusing ‘Jewish Terrorists Trained by Israeli Zionists’ of Orchestrating Deadly Quebec Mosque Attack Distributed on Canadian University Campus

Pamphlets accusing “Jewish terrorists trained by Israeli Zionists” of orchestrating last month's deadly shooting at a Montreal mosque were distributed across Canada’s Western University this week,...

February 19, 2017 8:58 am

Jewish Student Leader at UK University: Defeat of BDS Motion Due to Efforts of Broad Campus Coaltion

A student government motion to boycott Israel was tabled this week at a British university, due to the efforts of a broad campus coalition, the head of the school's...

February 19, 2017 8:09 am

Outraged Jewish Students at Oxford Demand Withdrawal of Campus Support for Upcoming Conference Hosting Anti-Israel Activists, Alleged Terrorism Sympathizers

The Jewish Society at Britain's Oxford University (OUJS) is calling for the withdrawal of support for an upcoming conference featuring speakers who have expressed sympathy for Palestinian terrorists...

Features

Female Israeli Lone Soldiers May Finally Get Their Home Away From Home

JNS.org - Part of the widely admired strength of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

Israel’s Leading Counter-Terrorism Expert on His ‘Art’

JNS.org -- In 1996, when Boaz Ganor founded Israel’s International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT),...

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

World

‘Moonlight’ Takes Best Picture at Oscars After ‘La La Lan...

"La La Land" didn't sweep Sunday's 89th Academy Awards as expected, but it did take home the major awards --...

Israel

Israeli Air Force Strikes Hamas Targets, After Rocket From Gaza Lands in So...

Israeli aircraft carried out a series of strikes in Gaza on Monday, wounding two people, health officials and witnesses said,...

Middle East

Iranian Navy Launches First Major Exercise Since Trump Inauguration

Iran's navy began an annual drill Sunday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, its first major exercise since the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump, state television reported. The TV report...

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