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Palestinian, Muslim Rage Over Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital Will Be Short-Lived, Senior Former White House Official Predicts

Palestinian and Muslim world leaders reacted furiously to US President Donald Trump's formal recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday, threatening that the response to the American...

December 6, 2017 5:11 pm

EU ‘Spitting in Faces’ of Israelis With B’Tselem Exhibit, Foreign Ministry Official Says

JNS.org - European Union (EU) representatives plan to mark international Human Rights Day on Dec. 10 with a photography exhibit from the left-wing organization B’Tselem, whose stated mission is working “to end Israel’s occupation” in the...

Authorities Foil Terrorist Suicide Plot to Assassinate UK Prime Minister Theresa May

A terror plot to assassinate Prime Minister Theresa May has been foiled, Sky sources have confirmed. Sky's Crime Correspondent Martin Brunt said: "It's the latest in a number of terror plots that police and MI5 believe...

Tensions High in Middle East Ahead of Trump’s Jerusalem Declaration

America’s friends and foes unleashed fierce criticism on Wednesday ahead of President Donald Trump’s announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. While Israel welcomed the news, Palestinian officials declared the Mideast peace process “finished” and Turkey announced...

December 5, 2017 4:28 pm

By Joining US-Led Energy Project, Israel Further Expands Newly-Flourishing Ties With African Nations

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took another step forward on Monday in his ongoing bid...

December 5, 2017 3:15 pm

‘Poorly-Funded’ White Supremacists Turning to Digital Platforms for Fortune Boost, New Anti-Defamation League Report Reveals

White supremacist groups in the US are "particularly poorly funded" but are flocking in droves to...

December 5, 2017 1:46 pm

Survey Finds Waning Support for Israel Among Millennial Evangelical Christians

JNS.org - A new survey has found that millennial evangelical Christians support Israel less than older...

December 5, 2017 11:02 am

Trump Misses Jerusalem Embassy Deadline, Palestinians Threaten to Sever US Ties

JNS.org - President Donald Trump missed a Dec. 4 deadline to announce a decision regarding the...

December 5, 2017 9:33 am

Israeli Security Forces, US Diplomats on High Alert Ahead of Potential Embassy Move

JNS.org - Israeli security forces are making preparations for a potential eruption of Palestinian violence ahead...

December 6, 2017 5:11 pm

Palestinian, Muslim Rage Over Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital Will Be Short-Lived, Senior Former White House Official Predicts

Palestinian and Muslim world leaders reacted furiously to US President Donald Trump's formal recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday, threatening that the response to the American announcement...

December 6, 2017 1:54 pm

EU ‘Spitting in Faces’ of Israelis With B’Tselem Exhibit, Foreign Ministry Official Says

JNS.org - European Union (EU) representatives plan to mark international Human Rights Day on Dec. 10 with a photography exhibit from the left-wing organization B’Tselem, whose...

December 6, 2017 12:12 pm

Authorities Foil Terrorist Suicide Plot to Assassinate UK Prime Minister Theresa May

A terror plot to assassinate Prime Minister Theresa May has been foiled, Sky sources have confirmed. Sky's Crime Correspondent Martin Brunt said: "It's the latest in...

December 6, 2017 11:02 am

Tensions High in Middle East Ahead of Trump’s Jerusalem Declaration

America’s friends and foes unleashed fierce criticism on Wednesday ahead of President Donald Trump’s announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. While Israel welcomed the news, Palestinian...

December 5, 2017 4:28 pm

By Joining US-Led Energy Project, Israel Further Expands Newly-Flourishing Ties With African Nations

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took another step forward on Monday in his ongoing bid to bolster his country’s ties with African nations. At a ceremony...

December 5, 2017 3:15 pm

‘Poorly-Funded’ White Supremacists Turning to Digital Platforms for Fortune Boost, New Anti-Defamation League Report Reveals

White supremacist groups in the US are "particularly poorly funded" but are flocking in droves to crowdfunding platforms and digital currencies in a bid to turn their...

December 5, 2017 1:46 pm

Survey Finds Waning Support for Israel Among Millennial Evangelical Christians

JNS.org - A new survey has found that millennial evangelical Christians support Israel less than older generations, a possible troubling new trend for one of Israel’s...

December 5, 2017 11:02 am

Trump Misses Jerusalem Embassy Deadline, Palestinians Threaten to Sever US Ties

JNS.org - President Donald Trump missed a Dec. 4 deadline to announce a decision regarding the potential relocation of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel...

December 5, 2017 9:33 am

Israeli Security Forces, US Diplomats on High Alert Ahead of Potential Embassy Move

JNS.org - Israeli security forces are making preparations for a potential eruption of Palestinian violence ahead of President Donald Trump’s possible changes in US policy toward Jerusalem. The...

December 4, 2017 5:09 pm

Watchdog: Jewish Voice for Peace ‘Masterminded’ Divestment Vote Targeting Israel at Tufts University on Passover

Activists from the anti-Zionist group Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) "masterminded" a divestment resolution against Israel that passed at Tufts University in Massachusetts last Passover...

December 4, 2017 1:43 pm

Israel-Europe Gas Pipeline Deal to Be Signed This Week

JNS.org - Israel and European nations will sign a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday to advance the construction of the world’s longest underwater gas pipeline, the...

December 4, 2017 12:54 pm

Massachusetts Man Arrested in Connection With Theft of Holocaust Memorial

JNS.org - A 19-year-old Massachusetts man was arrested over the theft of a Holocaust memorial sculpture in Milton, Mass., last year. In September 2016, the unnamed suspect...

December 4, 2017 12:43 pm

CIA Director Acknowledges Israel and Saudi Arabia Collaborating to Fight Terrorism

JNS.org - Israel is collaborating directly with Saudi Arabia and other Sunni Arab states to combat terrorism, according to CIA Director Mike Pompeo, as well as...

December 4, 2017 11:36 am

Kushner Says Push for Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal Is Crucial for Fight Against Iran, Islamist Extremism

President Trump’s push for a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians stems from a belief that his broader goals of stopping Iranian aggression and...

Culture

BBC Follows Blind British Backpacker as He Visits Israel’s Western Wall

Cameras from a BBC travel series followed a blind British backpacker who is on...

‘Bachelor’ Star Has Jewish Wedding at Synagogue in Texas

A "Bachelor" alum had a traditional Jewish wedding in Houston, Texas on Sunday. Reality television star...

Features

How Jerusalem Is Reacting to Trump’s Change in US Policy

JNS.org - Opinions in Jerusalem about President Donald Trump’s landmark policy change there is vast -- reflecting the diversity of the Israeli capital itself. In an...

Europeans Violently Protest Jerusalem Changes as Netanyahu Visits Continent

JNS.org - Anti-Israel and anti-Semitic demonstrations pervaded Europe last weekend as Israeli Prime Minister...

Trump, Often Polarizing, Draws Broad Jewish and Christian Support on Jerusalem

JNS.org - It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues...

Opinion

US-Based Imam Prays that ‘Allah Destroy the Zionists’

On Thursday, a Texas-based imam called for Israel's destruction in a recorded prayer posted to his Facebook page. While Sheikh Ramadan Elsabagh did not mention President Trump's proclamation recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, and starting the...

Middle East

Two Islamic Jihad Members Dead in Gaza Blast, Israeli Military Denies Invol...

Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad members riding on a motorcycle in the Gaza Strip were killed in an explosion on Tuesday, health officials...

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