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At AIPAC Conference, Alan Dershowitz Helps Unveil Israeli Water-Making Machine; Says ‘You Can’t Boycott Products You Cannot Live Without’

JNS.org - In a showcase of cutting-edge Israeli innovation at Sunday's session of the AIPAC Policy Conference, renowned lawyer Alan Dershowitz assisted in the unveiling...

March 27, 2017 12:13 pm

UN Chief Reaffirms Jewish Ties to Temple Mount, Vows to Curb Anti-Israel Bias at World Body

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reaffirmed his recognition of Judaism’s historic ties to Jerusalem and the Temple Mount last week, during a meeting with World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald Lauder in New York. The...

New Video Reveals UK Students Voicing Support for Terrorism, Calling for Israel’s Destruction

A new video — obtained exclusively in the US by The Algemeiner on Monday — reveals UK university students openly expressing support for terror groups Hamas and Hezbollah, and calling for the destruction of the...

Trump to Unveil New Kushner-Led ‘White House Office of American Innovation’

President Trump plans to unveil a new White House office on Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the federal bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises — such as reforming care for veterans and fighting opioid...

March 27, 2017 11:16 am

Jared Kushner to Be Questioned by Senate Intelligence Committee on Russia, Sources Confirm

The Senate Intelligence Committee plans to question Jared Kushner, a key adviser to President Donald...

March 27, 2017 10:01 am

Netanyahu Tells AIPAC: For the Security of Both Israel and the US, We Must Defeat the Forces of Militant Islam

  Israel and the United States will “stand together, shoulder to shoulder, to ensure that light...

March 27, 2017 9:22 am

Jerusalem Mayor Meets With Trump Adviser at the White House

JNS.org - Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat met with Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s special representative for international...

March 26, 2017 11:31 pm

Pence at AIPAC: President Trump and I Stand Without Apology for Israel and We Always Will

“Under President Donald Trump, if the world knows nothing else, the world will know this...

March 26, 2017 12:21 pm
March 27, 2017 12:13 pm

At AIPAC Conference, Alan Dershowitz Helps Unveil Israeli Water-Making Machine; Says ‘You Can’t Boycott Products You Cannot Live Without’

JNS.org - In a showcase of cutting-edge Israeli innovation at Sunday's session of the AIPAC Policy Conference, renowned lawyer Alan Dershowitz assisted in the unveiling of...

March 27, 2017 12:01 pm

UN Chief Reaffirms Jewish Ties to Temple Mount, Vows to Curb Anti-Israel Bias at World Body

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reaffirmed his recognition of Judaism’s historic ties to Jerusalem and the Temple Mount last week, during a meeting with...

March 27, 2017 12:00 pm

New Video Reveals UK Students Voicing Support for Terrorism, Calling for Israel’s Destruction

A new video — obtained exclusively in the US by The Algemeiner on Monday — reveals UK university students openly expressing support for terror groups...

March 27, 2017 11:32 am

Trump to Unveil New Kushner-Led ‘White House Office of American Innovation’

President Trump plans to unveil a new White House office on Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the federal bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises...

March 27, 2017 11:16 am

Jared Kushner to Be Questioned by Senate Intelligence Committee on Russia, Sources Confirm

The Senate Intelligence Committee plans to question Jared Kushner, a key adviser to President Donald Trump and his son-in-law, two sources confirmed to NBC News...

March 27, 2017 10:01 am

Netanyahu Tells AIPAC: For the Security of Both Israel and the US, We Must Defeat the Forces of Militant Islam

  Israel and the United States will “stand together, shoulder to shoulder, to ensure that light triumphs over darkness and hope triumphs over despair,” Prime Minister...

March 27, 2017 9:22 am

Jerusalem Mayor Meets With Trump Adviser at the White House

JNS.org - Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat met with Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s special representative for international negotiations, at the White House on Friday. Barkat and Greenblatt “discussed...

March 26, 2017 11:31 pm

Pence at AIPAC: President Trump and I Stand Without Apology for Israel and We Always Will

“Under President Donald Trump, if the world knows nothing else, the world will know this -- America stands with Israel,” US Vice President Mike Pence...

March 26, 2017 12:21 pm

Ex-British PM Tony Blair at AIPAC Conference: If Iranian Regime Were Benign, All Problems in Middle East Would Be Resolvable

“If you had a benign regime in Iran, all of the problems in the Middle East would be resolvable,” ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair said...

March 26, 2017 11:35 am

In Wake of Westminster Attack, Probe Reveals Jewish Schools Among ‘Perfect Targets’ Identified by ISIS on Impenetrable Internet Platform

ISIS called for attacks on key British targets – among them Jewish schools, museums, pubs and political leaders -- mere weeks before "lone wolf" terrorist...

March 26, 2017 10:48 am

Ambassador Dermer at AIPAC Conference: For First Time in Many Years, There Is No Daylight Between US and Israeli Governments

“When it comes to the great challenges facing Israel and the United States, for the first time in many years, perhaps in many decades, there...

March 26, 2017 9:42 am

Following Failed ‘Repeal, Replace’ Vote, Trump Says Obamacare Will ‘Explode’

Donald Trump remains defiant in his bid to overturn Obamacare despite a humiliating set back. Tweeting the day after abandoning the vote to repeal and replace...

March 26, 2017 6:44 am

Ryerson Pro-Israel Student Organization Pulls Sponsorship From Controversial Conservative Event After Harassment by Jewish Community, Group Executive Says

A pro-Israel student organization at Canada's Ryerson University pulled co-sponsorship from a controversial event this week, after being harassed by the Jewish community for participating, a group executive told...

March 26, 2017 6:02 am

UK Expert: Universities Must Be ‘Firm, Explicit’ in Condemning Antisemitism When Tackling Anti-Israel Activity on Campus

The head of a UK enforcement and education charity told The Algemeiner on Friday that universities must be firm and explicit about condemning antisemitism when confronted with anti-Israel activity on campus. Gideon...

Culture

Israel’s Future Tallest Building Approved for Construction

JNS.org - Construction has been approved for an ambitious project to build Israel's new tallest skyscraper. The Israeli Finance Ministry’s district committee has signed off on...

Master of the Chefs: The Kosher World’s Unsung Hero

JNS.org - Do you recall what you were eating in kosher restaurants 10 years ago? Had you tried sous-vide dishes? Homemade...

Chutzpah and High Heels: A Sad, Funny, True Story

Chutzpah & High Heels, by Jessica Fishman. 317 pages. Yotzeret Publishing. $15.95. In her new book, Jessica Fishman gives us an...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

Opinion

New York Times Reviewer Insists Jihadist Attacks in US Are ‘Relativel...

Writing about a Showtime documentary titled “American Jihad,” a television reviewer for the New York Times reports that the film...

Israel

Israeli President Rivlin Rejects Former PM Olmert’s Pardon Request

JNS.org - A pardon request filed by incarcerated former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was rejected Monday by President Reuven Rivlin. In the rejection, Rivlin noted that the special circumstances of Olmert's conviction...

Middle East

Ahead of Washington Trip, Egyptian President El-Sisi Meets With US Jewish L...

JNS.org - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald Lauder Sunday to discuss US-Egypt relations,...

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