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Israeli UN Envoy: Paris Peace Conference a Reward to Palestinians for Avoiding Negotiations While Promoting Terrorism

The international diplomatic conference set to be held in Paris on Sunday and attended by outgoing US Secretary of State John Kerry will be a “reward to...

January 13, 2017 5:18 pm

Jewish Human Rights Group: German Court Ruling in Synagogue Arson Case ‘Legitimizes Violent Antisemitism’

A German regional court’s affirmation of a lower court ruling that a July 2014 attempt by three Muslim men to burn down a Wuppertal synagogue constituted criticism of Israel, rather than antisemitism, was “disgusting and...

British Jewish Newspaper Mocks Al Jazeera for Undercover ‘Sting’ Targeting Israeli Embassy in London

The UK’s Jewish News took aim with sarcasm at Al Jazeera on Thursday in response to the Qatari-owned news channel’s undercover "exposé" of the Israeli Embassy in London’s activities. “No $#!£ Sherlock!” the top headline of...

Dershowitz on Growing Partisan Gap on Israel: We Must Work Harder to Persuade Young Liberals of Justice of Jewish State’s Cause

A new poll that showed a growing gap in Republican and Democratic views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is part of a “worldwide trend that can’t be ignored,” an internationally renowned American legal expert told The Algemeiner on...

January 13, 2017 11:49 am

Syrian Army Claims Israel Fired Rockets at Airbase Near Damascus

Syrian army command said on Friday that Israeli artillery fired rockets at a major military...

January 13, 2017 11:47 am

Report: Draft Paris Agreement Calls Two-State Solution ‘Only Way’ to Ensure Israeli-Palestinian Peace

In a strong message to Israel and the incoming Trump administration, dozens of countries are...

January 13, 2017 11:45 am

Poll: Support for Israel Among Democrats Almost Equal to Support for Palestinians

A few weeks back, some striking poll numbers were making the rounds: Many Republicans suddenly...

January 13, 2017 7:19 am

Hundreds Gather Outside French UN Mission to Protest Paris ‘Persecution Summit’

Hundreds gathered outside the French Mission to the United Nations in New York City on...

January 12, 2017 8:00 pm

Security Expert: Threats Against US Jewish Institutions Part of ‘Unfortunate Growing Trend’

The bomb threats received by more than a dozen Jewish community centers across the US...

January 13, 2017 5:18 pm

Israeli UN Envoy: Paris Peace Conference a Reward to Palestinians for Avoiding Negotiations While Promoting Terrorism

The international diplomatic conference set to be held in Paris on Sunday and attended by outgoing US Secretary of State John Kerry will be a “reward to the...

January 13, 2017 4:29 pm

Jewish Human Rights Group: German Court Ruling in Synagogue Arson Case ‘Legitimizes Violent Antisemitism’

A German regional court’s affirmation of a lower court ruling that a July 2014 attempt by three Muslim men to burn down a Wuppertal synagogue...

January 13, 2017 2:03 pm

British Jewish Newspaper Mocks Al Jazeera for Undercover ‘Sting’ Targeting Israeli Embassy in London

The UK’s Jewish News took aim with sarcasm at Al Jazeera on Thursday in response to the Qatari-owned news channel’s undercover "exposé" of the Israeli...

January 13, 2017 1:50 pm

Dershowitz on Growing Partisan Gap on Israel: We Must Work Harder to Persuade Young Liberals of Justice of Jewish State’s Cause

A new poll that showed a growing gap in Republican and Democratic views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is part of a “worldwide trend that can’t be ignored,”...

January 13, 2017 11:49 am

Syrian Army Claims Israel Fired Rockets at Airbase Near Damascus

Syrian army command said on Friday that Israeli artillery fired rockets at a major military airbase outside Damascus, and warned Israel of repercussions for what...

January 13, 2017 11:47 am

Report: Draft Paris Agreement Calls Two-State Solution ‘Only Way’ to Ensure Israeli-Palestinian Peace

In a strong message to Israel and the incoming Trump administration, dozens of countries are expected this weekend to reiterate their opposition to Israeli settlements...

January 13, 2017 11:45 am

Poll: Support for Israel Among Democrats Almost Equal to Support for Palestinians

A few weeks back, some striking poll numbers were making the rounds: Many Republicans suddenly said they liked Russian President Vladimir Putin — 35 percent, in fact. It wasn't...

January 13, 2017 7:19 am

Hundreds Gather Outside French UN Mission to Protest Paris ‘Persecution Summit’

Hundreds gathered outside the French Mission to the United Nations in New York City on Thursday to protest the Middle East peace summit being held in...

January 12, 2017 8:00 pm

Security Expert: Threats Against US Jewish Institutions Part of ‘Unfortunate Growing Trend’

The bomb threats received by more than a dozen Jewish community centers across the US on Monday -- leading to evacuations at some of them...

January 12, 2017 5:38 pm

Famed French Philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy: Anti-Zionism Is the New Dressing for the Old Passion of Antisemitism

“Anti-Zionism is the new dressing for the old passion of antisemitism,” famed French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy told a New York City gathering on Wednesday. In a...

January 12, 2017 4:16 pm

Turkish Foreign Ministry Official: Ankara, Jerusalem to Enhance Trade, Tourism Cooperation, as Next Step in Reconciliation Process

The deputy foreign ministers of Israel and Turkey will be meeting within the coming month to discuss moving forward with the rapprochement agreement and recent exchange...

January 12, 2017 3:55 pm

Islamic Republic Official Says US Promised Sanctions Extension Would Not Harm Iranian Economy

America promised the Islamic Republic earlier this week that the 10-year extension of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) that was recently passed would have “no...

January 12, 2017 3:34 pm

Medical Students at University of São Paulo Using Remains of ‘Angel of Death’ Josef Mengele to Match Forensics, Historical Data

A Brazilian pathologist is now using the bones of infamous Nazi doctor Josef Mengele, known by the Auschwitz inmates he tortured as the “Angel of...

January 12, 2017 2:24 pm

In New Video, Filmmaker Reveals Palestinian Freedom of Movement Not Hindered by Israeli Checkpoints

A New York-based documentary filmmaker known for his controversial videos-gone-viral told The Algemeiner on Wednesday that he was surprised by what his newly released clip --...

Culture

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

Opinion

10 ‘Humiliating’ Minutes at an Israeli Checkpoint

JNS.org - Remember John Howard Griffin’s 1961 book Black Like Me, about a white journalist who posed as an African-American in order to experience what life was like for blacks...

Israel

Ministers to Discuss Israeli Sovereignty Over Ma’ale Adumim

JNS.org -- Plans are underway to officially present a bill that would apply Israeli sovereignty to the large east Jerusalem settlement of Ma'ale Adumim, leaders of the Knesset's Land of Israel lobby...

Middle East

US Military: We Have Amassed Large Enough Arab Force to Advance Fight Again...

The US-led coalition in Syria has amassed an Arab force it considers large enough to move the fight against Islamic...

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