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Stabbing, Car-Ramming Attack Reported Outside UK Parliament; Perpetrator Shot by Police

A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. Commons Leader...

March 22, 2017 12:04 pm

Ex-Top Israeli Diplomatic Official: Firmer US Stance on North Korea — a ‘Critical’ Source of Iranian Missile Technology — Could Bolster Middle East Security

A firmer American stance against North Korea could bolster security in the Middle East, a former top Israeli diplomatic official said on Wednesday. According to ex-Foreign Ministry Director General Dore Gold, US Secretary of State Rex...

Netanyahu to Xi Jinping: Israel ‘Perfect Partner’ for China

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday that the Jewish state is a “perfect partner” for China as it seeks to grow its high-tech sector. Following the signing of a number...

Envoy: North Korea Does Not Fear Threat of US Sanctions, Will ‘Accelerate’ Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons

North Korea has nothing to fear from any U.S. move to broaden sanctions aimed at cutting it off from the global financial system and will pursue "acceleration" of its nuclear and missile programs, a North...

March 22, 2017 7:13 am

Group Hosting Convicted Terrorist at Conference Instructs Hyatt to Deny Access to Memorial for Her Victims, Israel Activist Says

A group hosting a Palestinian terrorist at its national convention demanded that the Chicago hotel...

March 21, 2017 6:01 pm

Israeli Officials Accuse Obama Holdover of ‘Straining the Atmosphere’ of Trump Envoy’s Recent Israel Visit

Israeli officials are accusing US National Security Council Middle East staffer Yael Lempert -- a...

March 21, 2017 3:40 pm

Mideast Analysts: In Trump Era, Iranian Regime Feeling ‘Besieged and Under an Emerging Existential Threat’

Since US President Donald Trump took office two months ago, the Iranian regime has been...

March 21, 2017 12:49 pm
March 22, 2017 12:04 pm

Stabbing, Car-Ramming Attack Reported Outside UK Parliament; Perpetrator Shot by Police

A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. Commons Leader David...

March 22, 2017 11:03 am

Ex-Top Israeli Diplomatic Official: Firmer US Stance on North Korea — a ‘Critical’ Source of Iranian Missile Technology — Could Bolster Middle East Security

A firmer American stance against North Korea could bolster security in the Middle East, a former top Israeli diplomatic official said on Wednesday. According to ex-Foreign...

March 22, 2017 10:16 am

Netanyahu to Xi Jinping: Israel ‘Perfect Partner’ for China

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday that the Jewish state is a “perfect partner” for China as...

March 22, 2017 9:44 am

Envoy: North Korea Does Not Fear Threat of US Sanctions, Will ‘Accelerate’ Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons

North Korea has nothing to fear from any U.S. move to broaden sanctions aimed at cutting it off from the global financial system and will...

March 22, 2017 8:10 am

Israel Advocacy Group: Upcoming Conference in Ireland Calling Jewish State’s Right to Exist Into Question Disingenuously Exploiting Academic Logo to Lend Veneer of Credibility to Controversial Event

A spokesman for an Israel advocacy group in Ireland told The Algemeiner on Tuesday that the organizers of an upcoming three-day conference calling the Jewish...

March 22, 2017 7:13 am

Group Hosting Convicted Terrorist at Conference Instructs Hyatt to Deny Access to Memorial for Her Victims, Israel Activist Says

A group hosting a Palestinian terrorist at its national convention demanded that the Chicago hotel where the event is taking place deny access to Israel...

March 21, 2017 6:01 pm

Israeli Officials Accuse Obama Holdover of ‘Straining the Atmosphere’ of Trump Envoy’s Recent Israel Visit

Israeli officials are accusing US National Security Council Middle East staffer Yael Lempert -- a holdover from the Obama administration -- of “straining the atmosphere”...

March 21, 2017 3:40 pm

Mideast Analysts: In Trump Era, Iranian Regime Feeling ‘Besieged and Under an Emerging Existential Threat’

Since US President Donald Trump took office two months ago, the Iranian regime has been feeling “besieged and under an emerging existential threat,” three Mideast...

March 21, 2017 12:49 pm

Israeli Who Lost Parents, Siblings in Sbarro Suicide Bombing: If Terrorist Abetter Tamimi Had Been Tried in US, She Would Have Been Given Electric Chair or Lethal Injection

An Israeli whose parents (immigrants from Holland) and three siblings were killed in the bombing of the Sbarro pizzeria in Jerusalem 16 years ago railed...

March 21, 2017 10:29 am

Minnesota Public School Rented Out for Event Organized by, Featuring Proponents of Terrorism Against Israel

A Minnesota public high school has been rented out for an upcoming event whose organizers and speakers have expressed support for terrorism against Israel, The Algemeiner has learned. Spring...

March 21, 2017 9:53 am

Trump Administration Considers Imposing Sanctions on North Korea, US Official Says

The Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system as part of a broad review of...

March 21, 2017 9:47 am

Ivanka Trump to Set Up Office in White House West Wing

Ivanka Trump, who moved to Washington saying she would play no formal role in her father’s administration, is now officially setting up shop in the...

March 21, 2017 8:55 am

Alan Dershowitz Joined by Prominent Academics in Railing Against ‘Hypocrisy’ of BDS Intellectual Leader Cornel West for Statement on ‘Truth-Seeking, Freedom of Thought’

The co-signing of a statement calling for “truth-seeking and freedom of thought” by a well-known BDS proponent elicited harsh reactions from academics, who said they...

March 21, 2017 7:22 am

Virginia Tech Rabbi: 100 Swastika Leaflets Strewn in Front of Jewish Student Center on Shabbat ‘Disgusting Act of Hatred’

One of the heads of a Jewish center on the campus of Virginia Tech University (VT) called the scattering of more than 100 hand-drawn swastika leaflets in...

Culture

Israeli President Rivlin Witnesses Jewish State’s Technology in Action in Vietnam

JNS.org- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week visited the Southeast Asian nation of Vietnam,...

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

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

Westminster Carnage, Turkish Delight

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan didn’t know he was going to get so lucky on Wednesday, when a threat he issued instantly materialized. Indeed, the Islamist leader of the former modernizing...

Israel

Israelis Get Down and Dirty at First-Ever ‘Mud Day’ Race in Tel...

Around 5,000 people got down and dirty on Friday during Israel’s first-ever “Mud Day” race in Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park,...

Middle East

Ex-Egyptian President Mubarak Free, Six Years After Ouster, Detention

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed from detention, six years after being overthrown. Mr Mubarak left a military hospital in southern Cairo and went to his home in the...

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