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Media Watchdog: ‘Teen Vogue’ Treats Young Readers to ‘Shoddy Commentary, One-Sided Account’ of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Conde Nast’s Teen Vogue fashion magazine has presented its young readers with a long and factually incorrect piece about Israel, the Committee for Accuracy in...

March 19, 2017 7:44 pm

‘Godfather of Israeli Army’ John Henry Patterson’s Belfast Memorial Defaced With ‘Scum,’ ‘Nazis’

A Belfast war memorial for the officer who led the British Army’s “Zion Mule Corps” and "Jewish Legion" fighting against the Ottoman Empire in Gallipoli and Palestine during World War I was discovered Friday morning to...

Israeli PM Netanyahu Receives ‘Warm Welcome’ in Beijing as He Kicks Off Five-Day China Trip Meant to Bolster Economic Ties

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flew to Beijing on Sunday, kicking off a five-day China visit meant to bolster economic ties with the Asian power. “Warm welcome in China. A great honor for Israel!” he wrote...

Top American Jewish Official: Middle Eastern Leaders Relieved to See Obama Go, Want US to Take Tougher Line Against Iran

Middle Eastern leaders are looking for the Trump administration to re-engage with the region and take a tougher line against Iran, a top American Jewish official told The Algemeiner this week. Malcolm Hoenlein -- the executive...

March 19, 2017 12:52 pm

Gallup Poll: 31% Approval Rating for Trump Among American Jews, 11 Percent Below National Average

Thirty-one percent of American Jews approve of US President Donald Trump's performance in office so far --...

March 19, 2017 12:32 pm

‘Bomb Threat’ Prompts Secret Service to Upgrade White House Security

The US Secret Service said an unidentified driver was taken into custody after a suspicious...

March 19, 2017 12:22 pm

North Korea Claims Test of New ‘Revolutionary’ High-Thrust Rocket Engine

North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine...

March 19, 2017 6:54 am

Birmingham Theology Major Hailed by International Jewish Peers as ‘Political Activist of 2016’ Running for Senior Role in UK’s Largest Student Union

A University of Birmingham theology major recently hailed by international Jewish peers as 2016's "Political Activist of...

March 18, 2017 9:53 pm

Trump Admin Pushes Back Against Hawaii Judge’s Halt on Latest Travel Ban Order

The Justice Department is asking the federal judge in Hawaii who temporarily halted President Trump’s...

March 19, 2017 7:44 pm

Media Watchdog: ‘Teen Vogue’ Treats Young Readers to ‘Shoddy Commentary, One-Sided Account’ of Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Conde Nast’s Teen Vogue fashion magazine has presented its young readers with a long and factually incorrect piece about Israel, the Committee for Accuracy in Middle...

March 19, 2017 6:51 pm

‘Godfather of Israeli Army’ John Henry Patterson’s Belfast Memorial Defaced With ‘Scum,’ ‘Nazis’

A Belfast war memorial for the officer who led the British Army’s “Zion Mule Corps” and "Jewish Legion" fighting against the Ottoman Empire in Gallipoli and...

March 19, 2017 1:27 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Receives ‘Warm Welcome’ in Beijing as He Kicks Off Five-Day China Trip Meant to Bolster Economic Ties

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flew to Beijing on Sunday, kicking off a five-day China visit meant to bolster economic ties with the Asian power. “Warm...

March 19, 2017 1:11 pm

Top American Jewish Official: Middle Eastern Leaders Relieved to See Obama Go, Want US to Take Tougher Line Against Iran

Middle Eastern leaders are looking for the Trump administration to re-engage with the region and take a tougher line against Iran, a top American Jewish...

March 19, 2017 12:52 pm

Gallup Poll: 31% Approval Rating for Trump Among American Jews, 11 Percent Below National Average

Thirty-one percent of American Jews approve of US President Donald Trump's performance in office so far -- 11 percentage points below his overall average of 42% --...

March 19, 2017 12:32 pm

‘Bomb Threat’ Prompts Secret Service to Upgrade White House Security

The US Secret Service said an unidentified driver was taken into custody after a suspicious vehicle approached a White House checkpoint overnight. Broadcaster CNN reported the man...

March 19, 2017 12:22 pm

North Korea Claims Test of New ‘Revolutionary’ High-Thrust Rocket Engine

North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine that leader Kim Jong Un is calling a revolutionary breakthrough...

March 19, 2017 6:54 am

Birmingham Theology Major Hailed by International Jewish Peers as ‘Political Activist of 2016’ Running for Senior Role in UK’s Largest Student Union

A University of Birmingham theology major recently hailed by international Jewish peers as 2016's "Political Activist of the Year" has announced her campaign for a senior role in the...

March 18, 2017 9:53 pm

Trump Admin Pushes Back Against Hawaii Judge’s Halt on Latest Travel Ban Order

The Justice Department is asking the federal judge in Hawaii who temporarily halted President Trump’s new travel ban to limit the scope of his ruling...

March 18, 2017 1:00 pm

Laptop Containing Trump Tower Plans, Clinton Email Probe Details Stolen From Secret Service Agent’s Car

A brazen thief in New York City stole a Secret Service agent's laptop computer that reportedly contained Trump Tower's floor plans, information about the Hillary Clinton email...

March 17, 2017 1:02 pm

Top UN Official Resigns Over Pressure to Withdraw Report That Accused Israel of Imposing ‘Apartheid Regime’ on the Palestinians

The head of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) has resigned over pressure she said she received from Secretary-General Antonio Guterres...

March 17, 2017 11:11 am

Trump, Merkel Hold First Meeting at White House, Will Discuss Improving Transatlantic Relations

It's no secret that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Donald Trump have a tense history. The two leaders have clashed publicly — with Trump...

March 17, 2017 11:04 am

Secretary of State Tillerson Says US Military Action Against North Korea Is Possible

The US would consider military action against North Korea if it was provoked, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday. Speaking in Seoul at a joint...

March 17, 2017 10:58 am

Trump Envoy Jason Greenblatt Hosts Interfaith Meeting in Jerusalem

Jason Greenblatt, the US administration’s Special Envoy for International Negotiations, on Thursday met with senior Jewish, Christian and Muslim religious leaders in Jerusalem, reportedly calling...

Culture

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...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

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

What Trump Must Do on Foreign Policy

After a tumultuous start, President Trump now faces the hard work of resetting America's national security priorities. We confront a vast array of international threats and challenges, and have little time to...

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Israel

Israel Air Force to Host 7 Nations in Largest-Ever ‘Battle Lab’

JNS.org - The Israel Air Force (IAF) this fall will host combat pilots and support crews from seven countries — including the US, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy —...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Attempts to Present New ‘Moderate Image’

JNS.org - In response to its international isolation, the Palestinian terror group Hamas has undertaken a new political program in an attempt to present a “more moderate image,” aiming to improve...

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