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White House: In Any Peace Deal, Western Wall Will Remain Part of Israel

Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem’s Western Wall ultimately will be declared a part of Israel, in another declaration sure...

December 16, 2017 11:00 am

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Heckled as ‘Liar,’ Amid Ongoing Antisemitism Row in Party

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was called a "liar" during his speech at the UK Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah party on Wednesday, after he said there was "zero tolerance" of antisemitism within the Labour...

Canadian Student Leader Taking Heat After Comparing Zionism to White Supremacy

A Canadian student leader is facing criticism after making inflammatory comments against Israel and Zionism at a rally earlier this month. Nour Alideeb, chairperson of the Ontario branch of the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS), spoke...

Erdogan: Turkey Seeking to Annul Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital at UN

Turkey is launching an initiative at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. Erdogan was speaking two days after...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

Update, Friday December 15:  NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews...

December 14, 2017 4:51 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh...

December 14, 2017 4:14 pm

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism...

December 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the...

December 14, 2017 11:33 am

Jewish Leaders: Abbas’ Istanbul Speech a Rejection of Peace, Insult to Judaism

JNS.org - Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Wednesday...

December 16, 2017 11:00 am

White House: In Any Peace Deal, Western Wall Will Remain Part of Israel

Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem’s Western Wall ultimately will be declared a part of Israel, in another declaration sure to...

December 15, 2017 2:41 pm

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Heckled as ‘Liar,’ Amid Ongoing Antisemitism Row in Party

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was called a "liar" during his speech at the UK Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah party on Wednesday, after he...

December 15, 2017 1:49 pm

Canadian Student Leader Taking Heat After Comparing Zionism to White Supremacy

A Canadian student leader is facing criticism after making inflammatory comments against Israel and Zionism at a rally earlier this month. Nour Alideeb, chairperson of the...

December 15, 2017 8:37 am

Erdogan: Turkey Seeking to Annul Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital at UN

Turkey is launching an initiative at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, President Recep...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

Update, Friday December 15:  NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque A New Jersey imam who...

December 14, 2017 4:51 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The...

December 14, 2017 4:14 pm

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism encountered on a daily basis, a local French newspaper reported...

December 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the origins of falafel is drawing strong criticism from British Jewish...

December 14, 2017 11:33 am

Jewish Leaders: Abbas’ Istanbul Speech a Rejection of Peace, Insult to Judaism

JNS.org - Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Wednesday criticized Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’s speech at the...

December 14, 2017 11:22 am

White House Says Abbas’ Rhetoric Has ‘Prevented Peace for Decades’

JNS.org - The White House criticized Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday for his comments against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying...

December 14, 2017 10:23 am

US Vice President Pence Postpones Visit to Israel, Due to Expected Tax Reform Votes

JNS.org - Vice President Mike Pence has delayed his upcoming visit to Israel due to issues with US tax reform legislation, which is intended to pass...

December 14, 2017 9:21 am

UN Investigating Iranian Ballistic Missile Violations

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres warned this week that Iran is defying the UN’s calls to halt its ballistic missile development program. In a report...

December 14, 2017 8:54 am

ISIS Threatens US With Attacks in Retaliation for Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Islamic State threatened attacks on US soil in retaliation for the Trump administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, one of the...

December 13, 2017 9:24 pm

McMaster University Reviewing ‘Disturbing’ Social Media Posts by Students Who Praised Hitler, Palestinian Terrorists

McMaster University in Ontario, Canada is investigating social media posts made by students who glorified Adolf Hitler, praised Palestinian terrorists, and perpetuated negative stereotypes against...

Features

Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force

JNS.org - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

Opinion

The Story of Joseph, Hanukkah — and Finding the Light

Although ancient Egypt and ancient Greece coexisted for well over a millennium, they were different in almost every respect. Egyptian civilization emerged at the dawn of human history and continued...

December 15, 2017 11:56 am
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Israel

NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Je...

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker (D) has issued a scorching rebuke to the Jersey City imam who delivered two antisemitic sermons...

Middle East

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab W...

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended...

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