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North Korea Backs off Guam Missile-Attack Threat

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has decided not to launch a threatened missile attack on Guam, Pyongyang’s state media reported on Tuesday, but...

August 15, 2017 10:27 am

Iran Sending Warships to Atlantic Ocean Amid Massive New Military Buildup

Iran is preparing to send a flotilla of warships to the Atlantic Ocean following the announcement of a massive $500 million investment in war spending, according to Iranian leaders, who say the military moves are...

Rouhani: Iran Could Quit Nuclear Deal in ‘Hours’ if New US Sanctions Imposed

Iran could abandon its nuclear agreement with world powers "within hours" if the United States imposes any more new sanctions, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday. "If America wants to go back to the experience...

ADL Unconvinced by Trump’s Condemnation of KKK and White Supremacists

President Donald Trump finally issued a strident condemnation of white supremacist groups on Monday afternoon, denouncing by name the Ku Klux Klan and other neo-Nazi and white supremacist organizations whose violent actions at Saturday's far...

August 14, 2017 12:04 pm

Swiss Hotel Owner Says She ‘Used The Wrong Words’ in Signs Singling Out ‘Jewish Guests’

The owner of a resort hotel in the Swiss Alps has conceded that she "used the...

August 14, 2017 11:54 am

Syria Investigator: There Is Enough Evidence to Convict Assad of War Crimes

The UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria has gathered enough evidence for President Bashar al-Assad...

August 14, 2017 11:13 am

Charlottesville Rally Murder Suspect Is an Army Dropout ‘Infatuated With Nazis’

The man accused of killing a woman by driving his car into a crowd of anti-racist...

August 14, 2017 10:08 am

Pence: ‘No Tolerance’ for Hate From White Supremacists, Neo-Nazis, KKK

Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday denounced white supremacist groups in the aftermath of the...

August 14, 2017 9:32 am

IRGC General Rails Against US Inspections of Iranian Military Sites

Lieutenant Commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Brigadier General Hossein Salami, stressed Tehran’s...

August 15, 2017 10:27 am

North Korea Backs off Guam Missile-Attack Threat

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has decided not to launch a threatened missile attack on Guam, Pyongyang’s state media reported on Tuesday, but warned...

August 15, 2017 10:15 am

Iran Sending Warships to Atlantic Ocean Amid Massive New Military Buildup

Iran is preparing to send a flotilla of warships to the Atlantic Ocean following the announcement of a massive $500 million investment in war spending,...

August 15, 2017 9:27 am

Rouhani: Iran Could Quit Nuclear Deal in ‘Hours’ if New US Sanctions Imposed

Iran could abandon its nuclear agreement with world powers "within hours" if the United States imposes any more new sanctions, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said...

August 14, 2017 4:07 pm

ADL Unconvinced by Trump’s Condemnation of KKK and White Supremacists

President Donald Trump finally issued a strident condemnation of white supremacist groups on Monday afternoon, denouncing by name the Ku Klux Klan and other neo-Nazi...

August 14, 2017 12:04 pm

Swiss Hotel Owner Says She ‘Used The Wrong Words’ in Signs Singling Out ‘Jewish Guests’

The owner of a resort hotel in the Swiss Alps has conceded that she "used the wrong words" in signs she placed over the weekend that...

August 14, 2017 11:54 am

Syria Investigator: There Is Enough Evidence to Convict Assad of War Crimes

The UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria has gathered enough evidence for President Bashar al-Assad to be convicted of war crimes, a prominent member of...

August 14, 2017 11:13 am

Charlottesville Rally Murder Suspect Is an Army Dropout ‘Infatuated With Nazis’

The man accused of killing a woman by driving his car into a crowd of anti-racist protesters in Charlottesville, Va., was obsessed with Adolf Hitler and...

August 14, 2017 10:08 am

Pence: ‘No Tolerance’ for Hate From White Supremacists, Neo-Nazis, KKK

Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday denounced white supremacist groups in the aftermath of the violence in Charlottesville, Va., saying: “We have no tolerance for...

August 14, 2017 9:32 am

IRGC General Rails Against US Inspections of Iranian Military Sites

Lieutenant Commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Brigadier General Hossein Salami, stressed Tehran’s vehement opposition to the United States inspecting its military sites,...

August 13, 2017 12:24 pm

Polish Jews Call on Nationalist Leader to Denounce Rising Antisemitism in Country

JNS.org - Polish-Jewish leaders are calling on the head of the country’s right-wing nationalist Law and Justice Party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, to denounce what they say is...

August 13, 2017 10:06 am

American Jewish Groups and Leaders Unite in Condemnation of White Supremacist Violence in Charlottesville

The violence perpetrated by white supremacist demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend has drawn across-the-board condemnation from prominent American Jewish groups and leaders. “It is utterly...

August 13, 2017 9:15 am

Trump Denounces Violence, Hatred by ‘Many Sides’ at Deadly Charlottesville Rally

President Trump condemned the "egregious," racially-charged clashes in Charlottesville, Va. on Saturday, but avoided putting more blame on any particular group, saying hatred by "many...

August 13, 2017 9:13 am

One Killed, More Than 19 Injured as Car Strikes Crowd at Rally Against White Nationalists

One person was killed and more than 19 others were injured in Charlottesville, Virginia, after a car plowed through a group of counter-protesters who were...

August 12, 2017 10:30 am

Trump Again Warns North Korea Against Threatening United States

President Trump made fresh threats of force Friday against North Korea, writing on Twitter that the U.S. military is “locked and loaded” and later telling reporters...

Culture

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

Opinion

New York Times Blames the Jews for Donald Trump

The New York Times is blaming the Jews for Donald Trump. That’s what I took away from two pieces in the newspaper over the weekend. The first was a news article from...

Israel

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him ...

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken...

Middle East

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet in Cairo Ahead of US Delegation’s Arrival

JNS.org - Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian officials met in Cairo Saturday to discuss the next stages in the US-led peace process prior to the arrival of a high-level White House delegation...

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