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Pakistan Bans Charities Linked to UN-Designated ‘Terrorist’ Who Masterminded Attack on Mumbai Jewish Center

Pakistan has officially banned two charities linked to Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, an official said on Wednesday, in a move against the UN-designated "terrorist"...

February 14, 2018 12:51 pm

Iran Defends Its Military Presence in Syria, Asks US Forces to Leave

A senior Iranian official said on Wednesday that Iran's military presence in Syria was legitimate and based on the invitation of Damascus, and called on US forces to leave the country. Reacting to US Secretary of...

Three Shot Near US National Security Agency, One Person in Custody: Media

Three people were shot and wounded near the US National Security Agency's headquarters in Maryland, and one person was in custody, local media reported on Wednesday. The Federal Bureau of Investigation sent agents to investigate the incident, its Baltimore...

Israel Advocates Defend Arizona’s Anti-BDS Law Following Setback in Kansas

JNS.org - During the last few years, more than 20 US states have targeted the BDS movement with legislation aimed at preventing state entities from doing business with companies that seek to boycott Israel. Many pro-Israel...

February 13, 2018 5:56 pm

British Jews ‘Appalled’ by King’s College London Protest Against Former Israeli Minister

The representative body of British Jewry said it's “appalled” by a protest staged at King’s...

February 13, 2018 2:37 pm

Abbas Meets Putin in Attempt to Sideline US

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday in...

February 13, 2018 2:29 pm

Trump Seeks to Increase Aid to Israel by $200M in 2019, Advance Jerusalem Embassy Move

JNS.org - The annual funding Israel receives from the United States may be increased by $200...

February 13, 2018 1:47 pm

White House Denies Netanyahu’s Claim of Annexation Talks

JNS.org - The White House on Monday denied Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim that he is in...

February 13, 2018 1:00 pm

Countries Who Fought Islamic State Must Help Rebuild Iraq: Tillerson

The United States urged members of the coalition fighting the Islamic State on Tuesday to...

February 14, 2018 12:51 pm

Pakistan Bans Charities Linked to UN-Designated ‘Terrorist’ Who Masterminded Attack on Mumbai Jewish Center

Pakistan has officially banned two charities linked to Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, an official said on Wednesday, in a move against the UN-designated "terrorist" that...

February 14, 2018 12:19 pm

Iran Defends Its Military Presence in Syria, Asks US Forces to Leave

A senior Iranian official said on Wednesday that Iran's military presence in Syria was legitimate and based on the invitation of Damascus, and called on...

February 14, 2018 12:14 pm

Three Shot Near US National Security Agency, One Person in Custody: Media

Three people were shot and wounded near the US National Security Agency's headquarters in Maryland, and one person was in custody, local media reported on Wednesday. The Federal Bureau...

February 14, 2018 9:33 am

Israel Advocates Defend Arizona’s Anti-BDS Law Following Setback in Kansas

JNS.org - During the last few years, more than 20 US states have targeted the BDS movement with legislation aimed at preventing state entities from doing...

February 13, 2018 5:56 pm

British Jews ‘Appalled’ by King’s College London Protest Against Former Israeli Minister

The representative body of British Jewry said it's “appalled” by a protest staged at King’s College London (KCL) on Monday against a lecture by a...

February 13, 2018 2:37 pm

Abbas Meets Putin in Attempt to Sideline US

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday in an attempt to sideline the United States and strengthen Russia’s...

February 13, 2018 2:29 pm

Trump Seeks to Increase Aid to Israel by $200M in 2019, Advance Jerusalem Embassy Move

JNS.org - The annual funding Israel receives from the United States may be increased by $200 million in 2019, according to President Donald Trump’s fiscal year...

February 13, 2018 1:47 pm

White House Denies Netanyahu’s Claim of Annexation Talks

JNS.org - The White House on Monday denied Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim that he is in talks with the Trump administration on the annexation of Israeli...

February 13, 2018 1:00 pm

Countries Who Fought Islamic State Must Help Rebuild Iraq: Tillerson

The United States urged members of the coalition fighting the Islamic State on Tuesday to help rebuild Iraq or risk the reversal of the gains...

February 13, 2018 12:49 pm

Russia Accuses United States of Undermining Syria’s Integrity

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that the United States has been acting unilaterally in a "dangerous way" to undermine Syria's integrity, the...

February 12, 2018 6:24 pm

Jewish Student at University of Nebraska-Lincoln: White Supremacist Peer Poses ‘Clear Threat to Minorities’

A Jewish student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) has decried the presence of a self-professed white nationalist on campus as “a clear and undeniable...

February 12, 2018 3:52 pm

Polish Senator Warns That Holocaust Survivors Not Exempt From Prosecution Under Widely-Condemned New Law

One of the leading advocates of the widely-criticized World War II remembrance legislation approved by Poland's president last week has warned that Holocaust survivors could find themselves...

February 12, 2018 1:24 pm

Poland Set to Criminalize Kosher Slaughter

JNS.org - Just one week after passing a controversial law outlawing statements indicating Polish responsibility for crimes against Jews during the Holocaust, Poland’s ruling party has sponsored...

February 12, 2018 1:13 pm

Streaming Giant Netflix to Produce Miniseries on Murder of Argentine AMIA Bombing Prosecutor Alberto Nisman

Internet streaming giant Netflix has reportedly begun production in Buenos Aires on a documentary miniseries probing the January 2015 murder of Alberto Nisman – the...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the dietary laws...

Features

How the IDF Is Preparing for a Multi-Front War

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) plan designed to prepare it for the challenge of multiple-front warfare is now entering its third...

Delegation of American Jewish Leaders Visits UAE, Hoping for Results

JNS.org - A large delegation of American Jewish leaders recently spent two days in...

Jewish Groups Urge Resignation of Rep. Keith Ellison Over Ties to Louis Farrakhan

JNS.org - Major Jewish groups, including the leading organization representing Jewish Democrats, are strongly...

Opinion

Iran’s New Anti-Israel ‘Resistance Axis’

The launch of an Iranian drone into Israel and the escalation that followed constitute a new phase in the Iranian-Israeli conflict, which until now has been conducted covertly and by proxy....

Israel

Netanyahu Asks Visiting NFL Players to ‘Fight’ for Israel

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Monday with seven NFL players as they concluded a six-day whirlwind tour of the Jewish state and told them that they should...

Middle East

Lebanese Journalist: 100 Years After Balfour Declaration, Arabs Have Failed...

JNS.org - In a Nov. 25, 2017 article marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, published in the London-based daily...

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