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United Nations Secretary-General Vows to Combat Anti-Israel Bias, Antisemitism

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would oppose any anti-Israel bias at the world body. "I consider...

April 24, 2017 8:32 pm

French Jews Nervous About Le Pen, as Far-Right Presidential Candidate Steps Down as National Front Leader to Boost Second Round Chances

With the first round of France's presidential election over, Jewish voters are now nervously looking ahead to the final round two weeks from now that will pit independent centrist Emmanuel Macron against far-right stalwart Marine...

Claiming Calls for Israel’s Destruction Are ‘Not Inherently Antisemitic,’ UK Jewish Student Defends Push for NUS to Excise Anti-Zionism From Antisemitism Definition

A British Jewish university student is defending her choice to lead a charge to excise anti-Zionism from the National Union of Students' (NUS) definition of antisemitism, claiming in an interview with The Algemeiner on Monday that calls for the destruction of Israel...

British Labour Leader Corbyn Stung by Former Aide Over ‘Inability to Understand’ Why He’s Viewed as Antisemitic

As the United Kingdom prepares for general elections in June, the embattled leader of the opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, is once again facing damaging allegations about his personal attitude toward the antisemitism that has...

April 24, 2017 10:26 am

UN Chief: Denial of Israel’s Right to Exist a ‘Modern Form of Antisemitism’

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres vowed to take action to end anti-Semitism, and called denial...

April 24, 2017 10:16 am

Novice Centrist Macron and Far-Right Firebrand Le Pen Advance in France’s Presidential Election

In France’s most consequential election in recent history, voters on Sunday chose Emmanuel Macron and...

April 24, 2017 12:54 am

Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus for Israel Festival

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program...

April 24, 2017 12:23 am

Israeli and American Researchers Develop New Hi-Tech Water Filtration Solution

JNS.org - A collaborative effort between researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and...

April 23, 2017 7:45 pm

Trump Lauds ‘Unbreakable Spirit of the Jewish People’ in Yom HaShoah Remarks to Leading Group

US President Donald Trump paid tribute to the victims of the Holocaust on Sunday and...

April 24, 2017 8:32 pm

United Nations Secretary-General Vows to Combat Anti-Israel Bias, Antisemitism

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would oppose any anti-Israel bias at the world body. "I consider that...

April 24, 2017 6:18 pm

French Jews Nervous About Le Pen, as Far-Right Presidential Candidate Steps Down as National Front Leader to Boost Second Round Chances

With the first round of France's presidential election over, Jewish voters are now nervously looking ahead to the final round two weeks from now that...

April 24, 2017 5:01 pm

Claiming Calls for Israel’s Destruction Are ‘Not Inherently Antisemitic,’ UK Jewish Student Defends Push for NUS to Excise Anti-Zionism From Antisemitism Definition

A British Jewish university student is defending her choice to lead a charge to excise anti-Zionism from the National Union of Students' (NUS) definition of antisemitism, claiming in an interview with The...

April 24, 2017 12:37 pm

British Labour Leader Corbyn Stung by Former Aide Over ‘Inability to Understand’ Why He’s Viewed as Antisemitic

As the United Kingdom prepares for general elections in June, the embattled leader of the opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, is once again facing damaging...

April 24, 2017 10:26 am

UN Chief: Denial of Israel’s Right to Exist a ‘Modern Form of Antisemitism’

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres vowed to take action to end anti-Semitism, and called denial of Israel’s right to exist a modern form of anti-Jewish...

April 24, 2017 10:16 am

Novice Centrist Macron and Far-Right Firebrand Le Pen Advance in France’s Presidential Election

In France’s most consequential election in recent history, voters on Sunday chose Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to go to a runoff to determine...

April 24, 2017 12:54 am

Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus for Israel Festival

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program celebrating Israeli culture, with organizers telling The Algemeiner on Friday that...

April 24, 2017 12:23 am

Israeli and American Researchers Develop New Hi-Tech Water Filtration Solution

JNS.org - A collaborative effort between researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) has resulted in...

April 23, 2017 7:45 pm

Trump Lauds ‘Unbreakable Spirit of the Jewish People’ in Yom HaShoah Remarks to Leading Group

US President Donald Trump paid tribute to the victims of the Holocaust on Sunday and lauded Jewish courage in the face of genocide, in Holocaust...

April 23, 2017 7:35 pm

Netanyahu Assails Allied Policy During World War II, Says Lives of 4 Million Jews Could Have Been Saved

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday launched a blistering assault on Allied policy during World War II, saying world powers’ failure to bomb the...

April 23, 2017 9:44 am

US Justice Department Charges Teen Over JCC Bomb Threats

JNS.org - The US Justice Department filed criminal charges Friday against an Israeli-American teenager who is accused of making more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish...

April 23, 2017 9:30 am

Amid Heightened Security, France Votes in First Round of Presidential Election

Amid heightened security, French voters began casting ballots for their next president Sunday in a first-round poll that's seen as a litmus test for the...

April 23, 2017 9:28 am

Trump Welcomes Newly Released Egyptian-American Charity Worker to White House

President Donald Trump has welcomed an Egyptian-US charity worker, whom he helped release after nearly three years detained in Cairo, to the White House. The president...

April 23, 2017 8:39 am

Haley to UN: Focus on ‘Destructive Nature’ of Iran and Hezbollah, Not on Israel

JNS.org - At a United Nations Security Council meeting Thursday, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the world body should focus more attention on...

Culture

Film Documenting New Immigrant Wins ‘Inspired by Israel’ Video Contest

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat praised the winners of the recent "Inspired by Israel"...

Driver’s or Pilot’s License? Israeli Company to Develop Flying Electric Car

JNS.org - Metro Skyways, a subsidiary of Israeli company Urban Aeronautics based in Yavne,...

Features

On Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, Educating the Next Generation

JNS.org - As Sunday evening approached in Israel, stores and businesses shuttered early while the...

Opinion

New York Times Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day by Defending Iran and Smeari...

The New York Times marked Holocaust Remembrance Day with an editorial condemning what it called the American government’s “ominous tendency to demonize...

Israel

European Governments Funding NGOs Linked to Bloodthirsty Terror Group PFLP,...

European governments are funding Palestinian civic organizations with clear ties to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP)...

Middle East

Report: Veteran Palestinian Terrorist Who Commanded Infamous 1987 Hang Glid...

A veteran Palestinian terrorist who commanded an infamous 1987 attack in northern Israel was killed in Syria over the weekend...

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