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Report: Iran Plotted to Attack Pro-Israel Advocates in Germany

Iran’s intelligence agency allegedly planned terrorist attacks against organizations and representatives engaged in pro-Israel work in Germany, according to German media reports citing the...

January 8, 2017 7:10 am

Trump Tells Obama’s Ambassadors to Leave by Inauguration Day

President-elect Donald Trump is not allowing for any diplomatic dawdling. His transition team has issued a directive that all ambassadors appointed by President Obama must leave their posts by Inauguration Day, a source confirmed Friday.

US Senator Corker Says Trump Administration Won’t Toss Iran Deal

The chair of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee said that abrupt rejection of the Iran nuclear deal by the incoming Trump administration could create "a crisis" and that he did not expect such an...

Deputy Israeli FM: We’re Talking With Incoming Trump Administration About UN Security Council Resolution That Would Recognize Our Right to Build in West Bank

The Israeli government is in touch with the incoming Trump administration about the formulation of an American-proposed UN Security Council resolution that would “recognize Israel’s right to build in the Judea and Samaria regions as...

January 6, 2017 3:42 pm

Retired US Navy Admiral: Given Slew of Challenges it Faces in Middle East, America Should Bolster Military Ties With Israel

Given the slew of challenges it faces in the Middle East, America should bolster its...

January 6, 2017 2:37 pm

Israeli Leaders, US Jewish Groups Praise House of Representatives’ Condemnation of Anti-Settlement UN Security Council Resolution

Israeli leaders and US Jewish groups warmly welcomed the passage of a motion by the...

January 6, 2017 9:16 am

2016 Was Deadliest Year in History for Suicide Bombings Around the World, Israeli Think Tank Says

The year 2016 was the deadliest in the history of suicide terrorism, an Israeli think...

January 6, 2017 9:14 am

Report: Israeli Spy Satellite Discovers Advanced Russian Missiles in Syria

An Israeli spy satellite discovered a cache of Russian-made short-range ballistic missiles in Syria, according...

January 6, 2017 9:12 am

France Says No Further UN Resolution Planned After Israeli-Palestinian Peace Conference

France is not secretly planning a UN Security Council resolution on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict after...

January 8, 2017 7:10 am

Report: Iran Plotted to Attack Pro-Israel Advocates in Germany

Iran’s intelligence agency allegedly planned terrorist attacks against organizations and representatives engaged in pro-Israel work in Germany, according to German media reports citing the country’s...

January 7, 2017 1:00 pm

Trump Tells Obama’s Ambassadors to Leave by Inauguration Day

President-elect Donald Trump is not allowing for any diplomatic dawdling. His transition team has issued a directive that all ambassadors appointed by President Obama must...

January 7, 2017 9:11 am

US Senator Corker Says Trump Administration Won’t Toss Iran Deal

The chair of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee said that abrupt rejection of the Iran nuclear deal by the incoming Trump administration could create...

January 6, 2017 4:41 pm

Deputy Israeli FM: We’re Talking With Incoming Trump Administration About UN Security Council Resolution That Would Recognize Our Right to Build in West Bank

The Israeli government is in touch with the incoming Trump administration about the formulation of an American-proposed UN Security Council resolution that would “recognize Israel’s...

January 6, 2017 3:42 pm

Retired US Navy Admiral: Given Slew of Challenges it Faces in Middle East, America Should Bolster Military Ties With Israel

Given the slew of challenges it faces in the Middle East, America should bolster its military ties with Israel, a retired four-star US Navy admiral...

January 6, 2017 2:37 pm

Israeli Leaders, US Jewish Groups Praise House of Representatives’ Condemnation of Anti-Settlement UN Security Council Resolution

Israeli leaders and US Jewish groups warmly welcomed the passage of a motion by the House of Representatives on Thursday that expressed the legislative body’s...

January 6, 2017 9:16 am

2016 Was Deadliest Year in History for Suicide Bombings Around the World, Israeli Think Tank Says

The year 2016 was the deadliest in the history of suicide terrorism, an Israeli think tank said, with 469 suicide bombings carried out by 800...

January 6, 2017 9:14 am

Report: Israeli Spy Satellite Discovers Advanced Russian Missiles in Syria

An Israeli spy satellite discovered a cache of Russian-made short-range ballistic missiles in Syria, according to a report by Israel's Channel 2 on Friday, seemingly corroborating western...

January 6, 2017 9:12 am

France Says No Further UN Resolution Planned After Israeli-Palestinian Peace Conference

France is not secretly planning a UN Security Council resolution on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict after a major conference in Paris this month, the president of...

January 6, 2017 6:59 am

Candidate Forum for DNC Chair to Be Held at Venue Owned by Anti-Israel Activist

JNS.org -- Candidates for chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) will participate in a forum later this month at a restaurant owned by an anti-Israel activist,...

January 6, 2017 3:12 am

‘No Jews Allowed’ Accompanies Swastika-Like Symbols Found in Stanford Campus Area

Swastika-like symbols were discovered at five separate locations on the Stanford University campus, San Francisco news website The Mercury News reported. According to the report, graffiti...

January 5, 2017 3:30 pm

Jewish Student Activists in UK Say Umbrella Organization Must Stop ‘Wrongly Dismissing,’ Apologizing for Antisemitism on Campus

Jewish students in the UK are calling on the country's leading Jewish student group to stop “wrongly dismissing” antisemitism on college campuses and fulfill its “commitment...

January 5, 2017 3:10 pm

Israeli Seriously Wounded in Berlin Truck-Ramming Attack Regains Consciousness to Learn Beloved Wife Killed; Has ‘Difficulty Picking Up the Pieces’

The Israeli who was seriously wounded in the truck-ramming attack on an outdoor Christmas market in Berlin last month regained consciousness this week, only to...

January 5, 2017 2:18 pm

Israeli Embassy in Ireland Slams Upcoming Conference Exploring Elimination of Jewish State as ‘Incompatible With Democratic Values, Academic Discussion’

A representative from the Israeli Embassy in Ireland responded harshly on Wednesday to news of a planned university conference exploring the elimination of the Jewish state. Referring to “International...

Culture

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

Opinion

Bernard-Henri Lévy: A Rock Called Zion (EXCERPT)

The following is an excerpt from French philosopher and activist Bernard-Henri Lévy's newly released book, The Genius of Judaism, which delves into the meaning of being a Jew -- not in terms of...

Israel

Ministers to Discuss Israeli Sovereignty Over Ma’ale Adumim

JNS.org -- Plans are underway to officially present a bill that would apply Israeli sovereignty to the large east Jerusalem settlement of Ma'ale Adumim, leaders of the Knesset's Land of Israel lobby...

Middle East

Iranian President Calls Trump’s Vow to Rip Up Nuclear Deal ‘Empty Talk...

JNS.org -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to dismantle the nuclear deal between Iran and world...

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