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Advocacy Groups in UK Gear Up ‘Proactively’ to Counter Upcoming ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’ Events Across British Campuses

A member of a leading Israel advocacy group told The Algemeiner that a new educational training program will help students counter the upcoming spate of UK campus events aimed...

February 22, 2017 11:11 am

Australia’s PM Criticizes UN’s ‘One-Sided Resolutions’ Against Israel

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offered a staunch defense of Israel on Wednesday, criticizing the United Nations and vowing never to support "one-sided resolutions" calling for an end to Israeli settlement building on occupied land. Turnbull...

Trump Pushes for Stronger Enforcement of Immigration Laws, Deportation Rules

President Trump has directed his administration to enforce the nation’s immigration laws more aggressively, unleashing the full force of the federal government to find, arrest and deport those in the country illegally, regardless of whether...

Israeli Embassy in Ireland Denounces Last-Minute Cancellation of Ambassador’s Speech at Trinity College Due to Protests by School’s Chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine

The Israeli Embassy in Ireland said it was "horrified" by the last-minute cancellation of a talk by Ambassador Ze’ev Boker at Trinity College Dublin on Monday -- all because of a “vicious” protest outside the lecture hall...

February 21, 2017 4:25 pm

Israeli Military Expert on Newly Appointed US National Security Adviser McMaster: ‘The Right Man in the Right Place’ for America, Jewish State

General Herbert Raymond (H.R.) McMaster is “the right man in the right place” for both America...

February 21, 2017 3:59 pm

Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come to Light

A pre-school teacher in Texas has been suspended from the classroom pending an investigation into her encouraging social...

February 21, 2017 1:26 pm

President Trump Says Antisemitism Is ‘Horrible’ and ‘Has to Stop’ as Jewish Groups Call for Strong Response to Surge of Hate Incidents

Antisemitism is “horrible” and “has to stop,” US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday during...

February 21, 2017 1:15 pm

Hillary Clinton Urges Trump to Speak Out Against Antisemitic Threats, Attacks

Hillary Clinton is urging President Trump to speak out against the surge of anti-Semitic threats...

February 21, 2017 1:12 pm

Trump Picks Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as New National Security Adviser

President Trump appointed Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as his new national security adviser on...

February 22, 2017 11:11 am

Advocacy Groups in UK Gear Up ‘Proactively’ to Counter Upcoming ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’ Events Across British Campuses

A member of a leading Israel advocacy group told The Algemeiner that a new educational training program will help students counter the upcoming spate of UK campus events aimed at...

February 22, 2017 10:57 am

Australia’s PM Criticizes UN’s ‘One-Sided Resolutions’ Against Israel

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull offered a staunch defense of Israel on Wednesday, criticizing the United Nations and vowing never to support "one-sided resolutions" calling...

February 22, 2017 10:55 am

Trump Pushes for Stronger Enforcement of Immigration Laws, Deportation Rules

President Trump has directed his administration to enforce the nation’s immigration laws more aggressively, unleashing the full force of the federal government to find, arrest...

February 21, 2017 5:44 pm

Israeli Embassy in Ireland Denounces Last-Minute Cancellation of Ambassador’s Speech at Trinity College Due to Protests by School’s Chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine

The Israeli Embassy in Ireland said it was "horrified" by the last-minute cancellation of a talk by Ambassador Ze’ev Boker at Trinity College Dublin on Monday --...

February 21, 2017 4:25 pm

Israeli Military Expert on Newly Appointed US National Security Adviser McMaster: ‘The Right Man in the Right Place’ for America, Jewish State

General Herbert Raymond (H.R.) McMaster is “the right man in the right place” for both America and the Jewish state, an Israeli military expert told the Hebrew...

February 21, 2017 3:59 pm

Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come to Light

A pre-school teacher in Texas has been suspended from the classroom pending an investigation into her encouraging social media followers to “kill some Jews," The Algemeiner has learned. Nancy Salem,...

February 21, 2017 1:26 pm

President Trump Says Antisemitism Is ‘Horrible’ and ‘Has to Stop’ as Jewish Groups Call for Strong Response to Surge of Hate Incidents

Antisemitism is “horrible” and “has to stop,” US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday during a visit to the National Museum of African American History...

February 21, 2017 1:15 pm

Hillary Clinton Urges Trump to Speak Out Against Antisemitic Threats, Attacks

Hillary Clinton is urging President Trump to speak out against the surge of anti-Semitic threats and attacks around the country. “JCC threats, cemetery desecration & online...

February 21, 2017 1:12 pm

Trump Picks Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as New National Security Adviser

President Trump appointed Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as his new national security adviser on Monday, picking a widely respected military strategist known for challenging...

February 21, 2017 10:36 am

Vandals Damage Jewish Cemetery in Missouri

JNS.org -- A Jewish cemetery in Missouri was vandalized Monday, with some 100 headstones damaged. The incident at the Chesed Shel Emeth Society is being investigated by police. Missouri Governor...

February 21, 2017 10:28 am

Netanyahu Declares ‘Pivot to Asia’ During Singapore Visit

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Monday during an official visit to Singapore that his country will be giving new focus to its relations with Asia. "Israel...

February 21, 2017 9:19 am

Antisemitism Watchdog Calls on UK’s University of Exeter to Take Action Against Student Gov’t Candidate Tweeting ‘Proud to Be Called a Terrorist’

A Jewish rights group has called on a UK university to take action against a candidate for student government who tweeted, "I am so proud to...

February 20, 2017 6:16 pm

At Least Ten Jewish Community Centers Across US Targeted in Latest Spate of Telephone Bomb Threats

At least ten Jewish community centers across America received telephone bomb threats on Monday, according to media reports. NBC News reported that JCCs in Birmingham, Cleveland,...

February 20, 2017 4:03 pm

Netanyahu Meets Members of Singapore’s Jewish Community During Visit to Southeastern Asian Island Synagogue

During his visit to Singapore on Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stopped by the Maghain Aboth Synagogue to meet members of the Southeast Asian city-state’s...

Features

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...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

Opinion

New York Times Decries Catholic-Jewish ‘Mutual Suspicion,’ Prom...

Often the bias of the New York Times creeps in not in the main part of a news article, but...

February 26, 2017 7:27 am
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Israel

Netanyahu Calls Visit to Australia ‘Wonderful’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will take a circuitous route through South East Asia to dodge Indonesian airspace as he departs Australia for Israel. The Israeli PM and wife Sara Netanyahu...

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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