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Local Synagogue Offers Aid Following Deadly London Apartment Building Fire

A synagogue in London located mere blocks away from the residential building that caught fire early Wednesday morning has offered to aid rescuers dealing with the...

June 14, 2017 1:56 pm

Lithuanian High Schoolers Creating E-Book to Document History of Destroyed Jewish Community

An initiative has been launched to teach Lithuanian high school students the history of the country's complicity in the Holocaust, with a goal of reaching a total of two dozen schools by the end of 2017, the Jewish...

President of McMaster Anti-Israel Student Group Tweets Hamas MP’s Sermon Calling Jews ‘Vilest, Most Despicable Nation in History’

The president of the anti-Israel student club at Canada's McMaster University has a years-long history of tweeting her support for terror groups, including sharing a screenshot last month of a Hamas parliamentarian's sermon in which he called...

Tillerson Declares Palestinian Authority Will No Longer Pay Families of Terrorists

JNS.org - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Tuesday the Palestinian Authority (PA) will no longer pursue its policy of paying the families of convicted terrorists, as a result of pressure from the Trump administration. “They have...

June 14, 2017 10:14 am

Leading GOP Israel Ally Steve Scalise Among the Wounded in Virginia Shooting Incident

Congressman Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a top Capitol Hill ally of Israel, was among several...

June 14, 2017 10:02 am

Six People Dead, Dozens Missing After London Fire ‘Sparked by Faulty Fridge’ Engulfs Residential Tower

The fire that swept through a 27-storey west London tower block in just 15 minutes after...

June 14, 2017 9:56 am

St. Louis Man Behind Some Jewish Institution Bomb Threats Pleads Guilty

JNS.org - The St. Louis man accused of being behind some of this year's bomb threats...

June 13, 2017 7:57 pm

Israel on Verge of Signing $500 Million Deal to Sell Spike Anti-Tank Missiles to India, Report Says

Israel is on the verge of signing a $500 million dollar deal to provide India...

June 13, 2017 4:53 pm

Amid Deadly ISIS Terror Wave, London Mayor Sadiq Khan Seeks Israeli Expertise on Security

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has told a UK Jewish newspaper that his office has been...

June 14, 2017 1:56 pm

Local Synagogue Offers Aid Following Deadly London Apartment Building Fire

A synagogue in London located mere blocks away from the residential building that caught fire early Wednesday morning has offered to aid rescuers dealing with the deadly...

June 14, 2017 12:57 pm

Lithuanian High Schoolers Creating E-Book to Document History of Destroyed Jewish Community

An initiative has been launched to teach Lithuanian high school students the history of the country's complicity in the Holocaust, with a goal of reaching a total...

June 14, 2017 11:59 am

President of McMaster Anti-Israel Student Group Tweets Hamas MP’s Sermon Calling Jews ‘Vilest, Most Despicable Nation in History’

The president of the anti-Israel student club at Canada's McMaster University has a years-long history of tweeting her support for terror groups, including sharing a screenshot...

June 14, 2017 10:36 am

Tillerson Declares Palestinian Authority Will No Longer Pay Families of Terrorists

JNS.org - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced Tuesday the Palestinian Authority (PA) will no longer pursue its policy of paying the families of convicted terrorists,...

June 14, 2017 10:14 am

Leading GOP Israel Ally Steve Scalise Among the Wounded in Virginia Shooting Incident

Congressman Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a top Capitol Hill ally of Israel, was among several people wounded on Wednesday morning in a shooting at a baseball...

June 14, 2017 10:02 am

Six People Dead, Dozens Missing After London Fire ‘Sparked by Faulty Fridge’ Engulfs Residential Tower

The fire that swept through a 27-storey west London tower block in just 15 minutes after a fridge exploded could be one of the worst in...

June 14, 2017 9:56 am

St. Louis Man Behind Some Jewish Institution Bomb Threats Pleads Guilty

JNS.org - The St. Louis man accused of being behind some of this year's bomb threats against American Jewish institutions plead guilty on Tuesday to cyberstalking...

June 13, 2017 7:57 pm

Israel on Verge of Signing $500 Million Deal to Sell Spike Anti-Tank Missiles to India, Report Says

Israel is on the verge of signing a $500 million dollar deal to provide India with Spike anti-tank guided missiles, The Hindu reported this past...

June 13, 2017 4:53 pm

Amid Deadly ISIS Terror Wave, London Mayor Sadiq Khan Seeks Israeli Expertise on Security

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has told a UK Jewish newspaper that his office has been in contact "with not only Tel Aviv but other places...

June 13, 2017 4:08 pm

Squeezed Between Gaza Electricity Crisis and Qatar Showdown, Hamas Said to Be Facing ‘a Perilous Time’

As it simultaneously confronts a domestic crisis in Gaza and an international one over Qatar, Hamas is living in "a perilous time," a leading expert on...

June 13, 2017 1:58 pm

Embattled Evergreen State Professor Accused of Hiding Racism Behind His Judaism

A biology professor at Evergreen State College who has been under fire in recent months for alleged racist actions has been accused by Jewish students at the school of using his...

June 13, 2017 11:57 am

German Tabloid Bild Broadcasts Controversial Antisemitism Documentary Rejected by European TV Station Arte

The German tabloid newspaper Bild has broadcast a controversial documentary on antisemitism among European Muslims after its airing was canceled by the French-German television station Arte -- which...

June 13, 2017 10:06 am

Defense Secretary Mattis: North Korea Is ‘Most Urgent and Dangerous’ Threat to US Security

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday that North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programs were the "most urgent" threat to national security and...

June 13, 2017 9:55 am

Conservatives Put Pressure on Robert Mueller as He Oversees Trump-Russia Investigation

Conservative allies are adding pressure on the special counsel overseeing the investigation into alleged Russian interference in last year's election. Robert Mueller has come under attack...

Features

Will Palestinian Energy Feud Spark Surge in Violence Against Israel?

JNS.org - The long-running feud between Hamas and Fatah has led to a deepening...

‘Love of Christians’ Touted as Strategic Asset for Israel at Major Policy Conference

JNS.org - The strategic importance of Christian Zionism was highlighted...

Memory of Greek Jewish Metropolis Endures at New Holocaust Museum

JNS.org - Last week’s visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, to Thessaloniki, Greece, marked the construction...

Opinion

Ehud Barak’s ‘Slippery Slope’

In an interview Wednesday with Tim Sebastian -- host of the program ‎‎"Conflict Zone" on German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle -- former Israeli ‎Prime Minister Ehud Barak was at his...

June 23, 2017 1:52 pm
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Israel

Israeli Official Denies Report Deal Was Reached With US to Freeze Settlemen...

An Israeli government official denied on Friday a report that an agreement had been reached with the Trump administration to refrain...

Middle East

Iranian Envoy May be Chosen as UNESCO Leader

JNS.org - The United Nations cultural body UNESCO, which has passed several anti-Israel resolutions during the last year, is likely to elect Iran’s permanent delegate to UNESCO as the agency’s new...

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