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House Republicans Call on Obama to Cease Further Action on Iran

JNS.org - Leading Republican members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday called on President Barack Obama not to make any new moves in relation...

November 23, 2016 10:57 am

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley Trump’s Pick for UN Ambassador

JNS.org - President-elect Donald Trump has chosen South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to be the next US Ambassador to the United Nations. Haley, 44, a popular Republican governor and daughter of Indian immigrants, was selected for...

Israeli BDS Activist Among Top Candidates for Presidency of Britain’s Jewish Student Umbrella Organization

An Israeli BDS activist who has downplayed Arab terrorism against his fellow countrymen, is one of three candidates nominated to run for the leadership of Britain's Jewish student umbrella organization, The Algemeiner has learned. Eran Cohen -- a...

Trump: I’d Love to Make Peace Between Israel and Palestinians; Jared Kushner Could Broker Deal

President-elect Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would “love to be the one who made peace with Israel and the Palestinians,” the New York Times reported. “That would be such a great achievement,” the Republican was...

November 22, 2016 5:28 pm

Leading US Jewish Group Calls on President-Elect Trump to Come Out Stronger Against Neo-Nazi Supporters

A leading US-based Jewish human rights organization is urging President-elect Donald Trump to come out...

November 22, 2016 4:53 pm

Expert: Blatant Anti-Israel Slant ‘Suicidal’ for Reputation, Continuity of Mideast Scholars Association

A prominent Jerusalem-based historian likened the anti-Israel efforts of a controversial academic body to a "suicide belt that kills...

November 22, 2016 3:31 pm

Man in Ireland Faces Trial After Allegedly Threatening ‘Zionists Should Have Their Throats Cut’

A 39-year-old Dutch man has been arrested and is facing trial in the southern Irish...

November 22, 2016 2:27 pm

Congressman Behind New Anti-BDS Bill: We Want to Do Everything We Can to Protect Israel

The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is an “insidious” phenomenon that must be tackled...

November 22, 2016 2:12 pm

Iranian Navy Boasts, Broadcasts Entry of Warships Into Atlantic Ocean

Following the announcement by the commander of the Iranian Navy that two Islamic Republic warships...

November 23, 2016 10:57 am

House Republicans Call on Obama to Cease Further Action on Iran

JNS.org - Leading Republican members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday called on President Barack Obama not to make any new moves in relation to Iran...

November 23, 2016 10:45 am

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley Trump’s Pick for UN Ambassador

JNS.org - President-elect Donald Trump has chosen South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to be the next US Ambassador to the United Nations. Haley, 44, a popular...

November 23, 2016 9:00 am

Israeli BDS Activist Among Top Candidates for Presidency of Britain’s Jewish Student Umbrella Organization

An Israeli BDS activist who has downplayed Arab terrorism against his fellow countrymen, is one of three candidates nominated to run for the leadership of Britain's Jewish...

November 22, 2016 5:33 pm

Trump: I’d Love to Make Peace Between Israel and Palestinians; Jared Kushner Could Broker Deal

President-elect Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would “love to be the one who made peace with Israel and the Palestinians,” the New York Times...

November 22, 2016 5:28 pm

Leading US Jewish Group Calls on President-Elect Trump to Come Out Stronger Against Neo-Nazi Supporters

A leading US-based Jewish human rights organization is urging President-elect Donald Trump to come out stronger against white supremacists and neo-Nazis who backed his candidacy. Speaking...

November 22, 2016 4:53 pm

Expert: Blatant Anti-Israel Slant ‘Suicidal’ for Reputation, Continuity of Mideast Scholars Association

A prominent Jerusalem-based historian likened the anti-Israel efforts of a controversial academic body to a "suicide belt that kills only the bomber, causing its death to be self-inflicted." Dr. Martin...

November 22, 2016 3:31 pm

Man in Ireland Faces Trial After Allegedly Threatening ‘Zionists Should Have Their Throats Cut’

A 39-year-old Dutch man has been arrested and is facing trial in the southern Irish city of Cork after allegedly threatening earlier this month to...

November 22, 2016 2:27 pm

Congressman Behind New Anti-BDS Bill: We Want to Do Everything We Can to Protect Israel

The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is an “insidious” phenomenon that must be tackled head-on, an Illinois congressman who co-authored a new anti-BDS bill...

November 22, 2016 2:12 pm

Iranian Navy Boasts, Broadcasts Entry of Warships Into Atlantic Ocean

Following the announcement by the commander of the Iranian Navy that two Islamic Republic warships had entered the Atlantic Ocean, a video was released to...

November 22, 2016 1:45 pm

US Holocaust Museum Expresses ‘Deep Alarm’ Over Alt-Right Conference in DC

JNS.org - The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC expressed “deep alarm” over the “hateful rhetoric” spewed at an alt-right white nationalist conference held nearby...

November 22, 2016 1:35 pm

Major US Jewish Group Calls on Trump Not to Appoint Mattis Defense Secretary, Citing ‘Hostility’ to Israel

JNS.org - The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) called on President-elect Donald Trump not to appoint Gen. James Mattis as secretary of defense, citing his past comments...

November 22, 2016 12:51 pm

Donald Trump’s Jewish Son-in-Law Defends President-Elect: You Can’t Not Be an Antisemite for 69 Years, Then Suddenly Become One

In a Forbes interview published on Tuesday, Jared Kushner -- the Orthodox Jewish 35-year-old son-in-law of  Donald Trump -- strongly defended the president-elect from allegations...

November 22, 2016 11:00 am

Trump Cancels Meeting With New York Times; Accuses Paper of ‘Nasty Tone’

Donald Trump said Tuesday that he canceled a scheduled meeting with New York Times journalists, claiming that its terms were suddenly changed. The charge was made...

November 22, 2016 11:00 am

NYU’s Jewish, Gay Communities Shaken But ‘Strong’ After Finding Swastika Sticky Notes in Dorm, Campus Rep Says

After discovering a swastika and "white pride" messages on the door of their New York University dorm, Jewish and gay students are shaken but feeling "strong...

Features

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

Opinion

Good Riddance, John Kerry

Every time a member of the Obama administration makes a statement about domestic or foreign affairs, one is reminded why Donald Trump was elected president last month. Many of those...

Israel

Netanyahu Slams Fatah for Electing Jailed Terrorist Barghouti to Senior Pos...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday lashed out at the Palestinian Authority’s ruling party, Fatah, for electing a jailed...

Middle East

Rebels in Aleppo Face Possible Collapse Following Syrian Regime’s Lat...

Civilians in Aleppo’s decimated rebel-held neighborhoods said their situation is growing increasingly desperate as signs mount that the opposition in...

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