Saturday, September 23rd | 3 Tishri 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

World

Trump Says Border Wall ‘Will Come Later,’ Deal With Democrats on Immigration ‘Fairly Close’

President Donald Trump on Thursday addressed reports of an immigration and border-security agreement with Democratic congressional leaders. "No deal was made last night on DACA," Trump...

September 14, 2017 10:01 am

Dozens of Groups Praise UC-Irvine for Disciplining Notorious Anti-Israel Group SJP, Prioritizing Free Speech and Student Safety

Fifty-four organizations commended the chancellor of University of California-Irvine on Tuesday for placing his school’s chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) on probation after it disrupted an event hosted by pro-Israel students earlier this...

Columbia’s President Thanks Netanyahu for Israel’s Help Clearing Landmines

Hosting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Wednesday thanked Israel for promoting peace in his country, noting especially Jerusalem’s efforts to help defuse landmines. “Israel has been a friend and ally of...

UN World Tourism Body Delays Decision on Palestinian Membership

JNS.org - The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced on Tuesday it will postpone a decision on whether to allow the Palestinian Authority (PA) to join the organization until its next session in 2019. The world...

September 14, 2017 8:02 am

New Report From UK Jewish Think Tank Shows Strong Correlation Between Antisemitism and ‘Anti-Israelism’

"Levels of antisemitism" in Britain are among the lowest in the world, a new report...

September 13, 2017 5:15 pm

Israeli Embassy Condemns ‘Antisemitic Nature’ of Boycott Conference at Dublin’s Trinity College

  The Israeli Embassy in Dublin denounced on Wednesday “the antisemitic nature” of a conference on...

September 13, 2017 4:28 pm

Poll: 30% of the British Public Holds at Least One Antisemitic View

JNS.org - A new in-depth survey conducted by the UK-based Institute for Jewish Policy Research (JPR) found...

September 13, 2017 2:58 pm

Israel’s Technion, Cornell Celebrate Opening of Joint Grad School in New York

Cornell Tech officially dedicated its new campus on New York City’s Roosevelt Island on Wednesday,...

September 13, 2017 2:46 pm

Outrage Over Hamas Fuels Opposition to Planned Meetings Between Qatar Ruling Family and US Jewish Groups

Opposition is mounting within the US Jewish community to a series of planned meetings over the coming week...

September 14, 2017 10:01 am

Trump Says Border Wall ‘Will Come Later,’ Deal With Democrats on Immigration ‘Fairly Close’

President Donald Trump on Thursday addressed reports of an immigration and border-security agreement with Democratic congressional leaders. "No deal was made last night on DACA," Trump tweeted Thursday...

September 14, 2017 9:57 am

Dozens of Groups Praise UC-Irvine for Disciplining Notorious Anti-Israel Group SJP, Prioritizing Free Speech and Student Safety

Fifty-four organizations commended the chancellor of University of California-Irvine on Tuesday for placing his school’s chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) on probation after...

September 14, 2017 9:24 am

Columbia’s President Thanks Netanyahu for Israel’s Help Clearing Landmines

Hosting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Wednesday thanked Israel for promoting peace in his country, noting especially Jerusalem’s efforts to...

September 14, 2017 9:12 am

UN World Tourism Body Delays Decision on Palestinian Membership

JNS.org - The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced on Tuesday it will postpone a decision on whether to allow the Palestinian Authority (PA) to...

September 14, 2017 8:02 am

New Report From UK Jewish Think Tank Shows Strong Correlation Between Antisemitism and ‘Anti-Israelism’

"Levels of antisemitism" in Britain are among the lowest in the world, a new report from London think-tank the Institute of Jewish Policy Research (JPR)...

September 13, 2017 5:15 pm

Israeli Embassy Condemns ‘Antisemitic Nature’ of Boycott Conference at Dublin’s Trinity College

  The Israeli Embassy in Dublin denounced on Wednesday “the antisemitic nature” of a conference on academic boycotts of the Jewish state that was held at...

September 13, 2017 4:28 pm

Poll: 30% of the British Public Holds at Least One Antisemitic View

JNS.org - A new in-depth survey conducted by the UK-based Institute for Jewish Policy Research (JPR) found that around 30 percent of the British public hold at...

September 13, 2017 2:58 pm

Israel’s Technion, Cornell Celebrate Opening of Joint Grad School in New York

Cornell Tech officially dedicated its new campus on New York City’s Roosevelt Island on Wednesday, home of a major academic partnership between Cornell University and...

September 13, 2017 2:46 pm

Outrage Over Hamas Fuels Opposition to Planned Meetings Between Qatar Ruling Family and US Jewish Groups

Opposition is mounting within the US Jewish community to a series of planned meetings over the coming week between American Jewish leaders and senior Qatari representatives reported to include the...

September 13, 2017 2:39 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Latin America Visit Is Major Opportunity for Netanyahu to Highlight Iranian Threat to Israel, Jewish Communities Around World

As the Trump administration weighs its policy options vis-à-vis Iran, highlighting the global danger posed by the Tehran regime is “crucial,” the editor-in-chief of The...

September 13, 2017 10:21 am

Congress Passes Resolution Urging Trump to Denounce Hate Groups

The House and Senate have unanimously passed a joint resolution urging President Trump to denounce racist and anti-Semitic hate groups, sending a blunt message of...

September 12, 2017 7:26 pm

Jewish Voice for Peace Ramps up Attacks on Israel With Support of Rockefeller Brothers Fund

Two efforts to erode American support for Israel have been launched over the last six months by the anti-Zionist group Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) with financial backing from the...

September 12, 2017 4:47 pm

British Cabinet Minister: UK Will Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Balfour Declaration ‘With Pride’

The United Kingdom will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the issuance of the Balfour Declaration “with pride,” a British Cabinet minister said on Monday. At a...

September 12, 2017 3:27 pm

European Jewish Group Calls on French Authorities to Take Strong Action Against Antisemitism

JNS.org - The European Jewish Congress (EJC) is calling on French authorities to take strong action against antisemitism in the wake of a recent attack on...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions (REVIEW)

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

Opinion

Does the President Have the Right to Expect Loyalty From his Attorney Gener...

This article was first published by Gatestone Institute. Recent news reports describe the president chastising his Attorney General Jeff Sessions for disloyalty. According...

September 20, 2017 1:38 pm
0

Israel

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...

Middle East

Abbas Tells Trump Israel-Palestinian Peace Deal Can Be Reached This Year

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told US President Donald Trump Wednesday a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians can be reached this year, adding it could be "the deal of...

Algemeiner.com