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Rhetoric Over US Exit From Iran Deal Rises Amid Threat of Sanctions

The United States threatened on Sunday to impose sanctions on European companies that do business with Iran, as the remaining participants in the Iran...

May 14, 2018 9:34 am

North Korea Details Plans to Dismantle Nuclear Bomb Test Site

North Korea has scheduled the dismantlement of its nuclear bomb test site for sometime between May 23 and 25 in order to uphold its pledge to discontinue nuclear tests, the country's state media reported on...

Family of IS-Inspired Suicide Bombers Attack Indonesian Churches, at Least 13 Dead

A family of six launched suicide attacks on Christians attending Sunday services at three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city of Surabaya, killing at least 13 people and wounding 40, officials said. Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority...

Difficult to Shield German Firms After US Withdrawal From Iran Deal: Minister

Germany wants to help its companies continue doing business in Iran after the US decision to reimpose sanctions against Tehran, but it could be difficult to shield them from any fallout, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...

May 13, 2018 10:35 am

Jewish Community of Athens Holds Silent Protest After Desecration of Jewish Cemetery

JNS.org - The Jewish community of Athens on Sunday formed a human circle around the Jewish...

May 13, 2018 10:24 am

One Killed in Paris Knife Attack by Man Shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’

An assailant shouting "Allahu akbar" killed a passer-by in a knife attack that also wounded...

May 13, 2018 10:19 am

Nations Divided Over Whether to Attend Opening Ceremony of US Embassy in Jerusalem

JNS.org - European nations are lining up on opposite sides of the political aisle as the...

May 13, 2018 10:15 am

WATCH: Confronting Former Iranian Ambassador to IAEA

JNS.org - The popular filmmaker Ami Horowitz released a new video called “The Dark Secret Behind...

May 13, 2018 9:52 am

Rouhani: Iran May Remain Part of Nuclear Accord

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that, if its interests were protected, Tehran would...

May 14, 2018 9:34 am

Rhetoric Over US Exit From Iran Deal Rises Amid Threat of Sanctions

The United States threatened on Sunday to impose sanctions on European companies that do business with Iran, as the remaining participants in the Iran nuclear...

May 13, 2018 12:09 pm

North Korea Details Plans to Dismantle Nuclear Bomb Test Site

North Korea has scheduled the dismantlement of its nuclear bomb test site for sometime between May 23 and 25 in order to uphold its pledge...

May 13, 2018 11:58 am

Family of IS-Inspired Suicide Bombers Attack Indonesian Churches, at Least 13 Dead

A family of six launched suicide attacks on Christians attending Sunday services at three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city of Surabaya, killing at least 13...

May 13, 2018 11:35 am

Difficult to Shield German Firms After US Withdrawal From Iran Deal: Minister

Germany wants to help its companies continue doing business in Iran after the US decision to reimpose sanctions against Tehran, but it could be difficult...

May 13, 2018 10:35 am

Jewish Community of Athens Holds Silent Protest After Desecration of Jewish Cemetery

JNS.org - The Jewish community of Athens on Sunday formed a human circle around the Jewish cemetery of the city in a silent protest to say...

May 13, 2018 10:24 am

One Killed in Paris Knife Attack by Man Shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’

An assailant shouting "Allahu akbar" killed a passer-by in a knife attack that also wounded four others in the heart of Paris late on Saturday...

May 13, 2018 10:19 am

Nations Divided Over Whether to Attend Opening Ceremony of US Embassy in Jerusalem

JNS.org - European nations are lining up on opposite sides of the political aisle as the grand opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem date approaches. Of the...

May 13, 2018 10:15 am

WATCH: Confronting Former Iranian Ambassador to IAEA

JNS.org - The popular filmmaker Ami Horowitz released a new video called “The Dark Secret Behind The Iran Deal” with interviews of the former Iranian ambassador to...

May 13, 2018 9:52 am

Rouhani: Iran May Remain Part of Nuclear Accord

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that, if its interests were protected, Tehran would remain committed to its 2015 nuclear deal, which his foreign...

May 12, 2018 9:22 pm

Israel’s Netta Barzilai Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Israel's Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Saturday, bringing Israel its fourth victory in the glitzy pageant, watched by over 200...

May 11, 2018 4:43 pm

US Jewish Civil Rights Group Calls for Federal Law to Counter Religious Bullying, Harassment in Schools

A leading Jewish human rights group called on the federal government on Friday to take action against religiously-motivated bullying in American schools. Aviva Vogelstein, director of...

May 11, 2018 3:38 pm

Greek Jews to Rally Against Antisemitism Following Cemetery Desecration

Greece's Jewish community is to hold a silent protest against antisemitism on Sunday amidst against a growing spate of attacks on Jewish targets -- most...

May 11, 2018 1:09 pm

Warning of Iranian Encroachment on Israel’s Border, House Foreign Affairs Chairman Urges Trump Administration to Release Syria Stabilization Funds

Iran's attempt to cement a land corridor for its military forces and their militia allies all the way to Israel's border is a key reason why the...

May 11, 2018 10:31 am

Bulgaria Investigates Case of ‘Nazi’ Boys at Soccer Cup Final

Bulgarian authorities said they were investigating photographs that appear to show a child making a Nazi salute and another with a swastika on his chest...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

Opinion

The Difference Between History and News

From a PR perspective, Israel seemed to have forfeited a great day of celebration, due to the insistence of several media outlets on juxtaposing the ceremony inaugurating the new US Embassy...

May 23, 2018 5:30 pm
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Israel

Defense Minister: Israel Plans 2,500 New Homes in West Bank

Israel's defense minister said on Thursday he plans to seek approval next week for the construction of some 2,500 new homes in the occupied West Bank, prompting Palestinian condemnation. Avigdor Lieberman,...

Middle East

Khamenei: Europe Must Protect Trade With Iran to Save Nuclear Deal

Iran's top leader set out a series of conditions on Wednesday for European powers if they want Tehran to stay in a nuclear deal after the US exit, including steps to...

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