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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...

December 5, 2017 9:33 am

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 -- a time when many Jewish students were away from...

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 financial news outlet Globes reported. The agreement will be signed in...

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 stole the “Myriam’s Memorial” sculpture from Milton Cemetery. Sculptor Frank...

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...

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...

December 3, 2017 7:06 pm

Report: New Palestinian Curriculum Praises ‘Martyrdom,’ Significantly ‘More Radical’ Than Before

Palestinian Authority textbooks issued for the new academic year are “significantly more radical” than their...

December 3, 2017 6:45 pm

Germany Refuses to Recognize Dead Sea Scrolls as Israeli Property, Museum Exhibit Nixed

JNS.org - A Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit scheduled to take place in 2019 at the Bible...

December 3, 2017 2:57 pm

International Criminal Court Ends Probe Into 2010 Gaza Flotilla Raid, Citing ‘Insufficient’ Evidence

The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is closing the books on 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 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...

December 3, 2017 7:06 pm

Report: New Palestinian Curriculum Praises ‘Martyrdom,’ Significantly ‘More Radical’ Than Before

Palestinian Authority textbooks issued for the new academic year are “significantly more radical” than their predecessors, routinely erasing Israel and glorifying “martyrdom,” a watchdog group...

December 3, 2017 6:45 pm

Germany Refuses to Recognize Dead Sea Scrolls as Israeli Property, Museum Exhibit Nixed

JNS.org - A Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit scheduled to take place in 2019 at the Bible Museum in Frankfurt has been cancelled after the German government...

December 3, 2017 2:57 pm

International Criminal Court Ends Probe Into 2010 Gaza Flotilla Raid, Citing ‘Insufficient’ Evidence

The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is closing the books on the Mavi Marmara case. The Mavi Marmara was a Turkish vessel in...

December 3, 2017 2:32 pm

Report: Chinese E-Commerce Giant Alibaba to Acquire Israeli QR Code Start-Up Visualead

JNS.org - The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has reportedly agreed to acquire the Israel-based start-up Visualead, which specializes in technology that generates personalized quick response (QR)...

December 3, 2017 2:28 pm

Report: Trump Mulling Tripling the Size of Gaza to Create Palestinian State in Sinai

JNS.org - President Donald Trump is mulling a proposal to create a Palestinian state in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula that would significantly expand the territory of the...

December 3, 2017 9:24 am

Senate Passes Tax Bill in Major Triumph for Trump, Republican Party

Republicans muscled the largest tax overhaul in 30 years through the Senate early Saturday, taking a big step toward giving President Donald Trump his first...

December 3, 2017 8:47 am

UN Passes Wave of Anti-Israel Resolutions, Disavows Israeli Ties to Jerusalem

JNS.org - The United Nations General Assembly passed six anti-Israel resolutions on Thursday, including a measure disavowing Israeli ties to Jerusalem and its holy sites. Approved in...

December 1, 2017 3:36 pm

Jewish Groups at UC Berkeley Call for Removal of Professor Who Shared Antisemitic Images

Jewish students at the University of California, Berkeley called on administrators to take action against a professor with a “history of anti-Semitism” on Thursday. The coalition...

Features

Israeli Deterrence Holds Against Iran in Syria — For Now

JNS.org - A recent surge in alleged Israeli strikes on targets in Syria appears to suggest a new Israeli urgency to...

Some on Israeli Left Slant Right Amid Changing Political Map

JNS.org - Avi Gabbay, a leader of Israel’s political left -- and presumably one of the top challengers to Prime Minister...

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...

Opinion

Hanukkah Gift Guide Of Jewish Books The New York Times Ignored

Just in time for Hanukkah, here is our first annual gift guide to books that The New York Times has entirely ignored. The Times does cover more books than most other...

Israel

African National Congress to Push For Shutdown of South African Embassy in ...

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) is pushing for a major downgrade of the country's full diplomatic relations with...

Middle East

Hamas Threatens to Make Israel ‘Pay a Price,’ Amid Latest Gaza ...

JNS.org - The IDF struck several of the Hamas terror group’s positions in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday night, after several...

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