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Israel, Chad Expected to Renew Ties at UN General Assembly

JNS.org -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to meet with President Idriss Deby of Chad while in New York for the United Nations General Assembly,...

September 22, 2016 7:21 am
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Obama and Netanyahu Tout Cooperation in Last Official Meeting

JNS.org -- US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday in what is likely to be the last official meeting between the two leaders...

‘Jews for Trump’ Applaud Candidate’s Praise of Israeli Profiling Techniques

JNS.org -- A Jewish group supporting Donald Trump's campaign for the US presidency defended the Republican candidate's praise for Israel’s use of profiling to prevent terrorist attacks. “Rather than being concerned with political correctness, our government needs to be concerned number one with...

El-Sisi Urges Israel to Make Peace With Palestinians

JNS.org -- Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi spontaneously appealed directly to Israeli leaders and citizens to make peace with Palestinians in his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. “We have a true opportunity, a real opportunity to...

September 21, 2016 6:30 pm
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Republican Senator: Next President Should Rescind MOU With Israel and Give Jewish State a Better Deal

President Barack Obama’s successor in the White House should nix the recently signed ten-year Memorandum of...

September 21, 2016 5:07 pm
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Bronze Stars of David Stolen From Massachusetts Memorial for Young Girl Killed in the Holocaust

Two bronze Stars of David were stolen over the weekend from a Massachusetts memorial honoring a young girl...

September 21, 2016 4:34 pm
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Anti-Israel Group at Drew U Upholds Invitation to Host Israeli Radical After His Antisemitic Tweet

An anti-Israel group at Drew University is upholding its decision to host a lecture on Wednesday...

September 21, 2016 4:05 pm
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US Senators Seek to Change $38 Billion Military Deal With Israel

JNS.org - Republican US senators announced on Tuesday plans to revise the landmark $38 billion defense...

September 21, 2016 11:06 am
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Muslim Militants Murder Christians in Central African Republic

JNS.org - Muslim militants murdered 26 Christians in a village in the Central African Republic (CAR)...

September 22, 2016 7:21 am
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Israel, Chad Expected to Renew Ties at UN General Assembly

JNS.org -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to meet with President Idriss Deby of Chad while in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, Israel’s Channel...

September 21, 2016 9:31 pm
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Obama and Netanyahu Tout Cooperation in Last Official Meeting

JNS.org -- US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday in what is likely...

September 21, 2016 9:06 pm
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‘Jews for Trump’ Applaud Candidate’s Praise of Israeli Profiling Techniques

JNS.org -- A Jewish group supporting Donald Trump's campaign for the US presidency defended the Republican candidate's praise for Israel’s use of profiling to prevent terrorist attacks. “Rather than being concerned with political...

September 21, 2016 6:35 pm
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El-Sisi Urges Israel to Make Peace With Palestinians

JNS.org -- Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi spontaneously appealed directly to Israeli leaders and citizens to make peace with Palestinians in his address to the United Nations General Assembly...

September 21, 2016 6:30 pm
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Republican Senator: Next President Should Rescind MOU With Israel and Give Jewish State a Better Deal

President Barack Obama’s successor in the White House should nix the recently signed ten-year Memorandum of Understanding on US military aid to Israel and negotiate a new...

September 21, 2016 5:07 pm
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Bronze Stars of David Stolen From Massachusetts Memorial for Young Girl Killed in the Holocaust

Two bronze Stars of David were stolen over the weekend from a Massachusetts memorial honoring a young girl killed in the Holocaust, the local news outlet NECN reported on Tuesday. The sculpture, called...

September 21, 2016 4:34 pm
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Anti-Israel Group at Drew U Upholds Invitation to Host Israeli Radical After His Antisemitic Tweet

An anti-Israel group at Drew University is upholding its decision to host a lecture on Wednesday by a well-known Israeli anti-Zionist activist, despite antisemitic comments he...

September 21, 2016 4:05 pm
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US Senators Seek to Change $38 Billion Military Deal With Israel

JNS.org - Republican US senators announced on Tuesday plans to revise the landmark $38 billion defense aid deal with Israel, claiming Israel should receive more money. Sens....

September 21, 2016 11:06 am
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Muslim Militants Murder Christians in Central African Republic

JNS.org - Muslim militants murdered 26 Christians in a village in the Central African Republic (CAR) on Friday. Members from the former Seleka militia faction killed civilians...

September 21, 2016 10:53 am
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Obama Tells UN Israel Can’t Permanently ‘Occupy’ Palestinian Land

JNS.org - US President Barack Obama summarized his analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in his final address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York...

September 21, 2016 10:52 am
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Armed Assailant Shot While Attempting to Infiltrate Israeli Embassy in Turkey

JNS.org - In Turkey, a knife-wielding man, who attempted to attack a police officer, tried entering the Israeli embassy when he was shot in the...

September 21, 2016 10:48 am
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Former Archbishop of Canterbury Criticizes Anti-Israel Exhibit in British Church

JNS.org - Lord Carey of Clifton, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, criticized a historic Methodist church in London for demonizing Israel through a reconstructed Israeli border...

Culture

Jewish Philanthropists Pledge $14 Million to Israeli-American Community

JNS.org - Republican-Jewish philanthropists Sheldon and Dr. Miriam Adelson are pledging $14 million...

Barbara Streisand, Sharon Stone, Larry King Among Celebrities Mourning Shimon Peres

A number of leading celebrities took to social media on Wednesday to express their condolences...

Features

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

Opinion

The GOP Cave-In on Trump

Last week, Ted Cruz endorsed the man who claimed his father helped kill John F. Kennedy. And with that, the GOP cave-in is now complete. The party of Lincoln, Eisenhower...

Israel

Former US Middle East Negotiator: Shimon Peres Was the ‘Forrest Gump ...

The late former Israeli President Shimon Peres was a “truly consequential” figure who played an “inextricable” role in the transformation...

Middle East

Netanyahu Approves Abbas Request to Travel to Peres Funeral

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas sent a request Thursday to attend the funeral of former President Shimon Peres on Friday alongside four other Palestinian officials. The request was sent to Maj....

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