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Posts Tagged: israel

January 16, 2017 7:22 am
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10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism released a report summarizing international...

January 12, 2017 2:36 pm
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South African Opposition Leader Defies Call for Boycott, Visits Israel

JNS.org -- South Africa’s opposition leader traveled to Israel, meeting with top officials, just days after South African President Jacob Zuma called on his countrymen to boycott the...

January 11, 2017 3:40 pm
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Report: Qatar Trying to Broker Hamas Prisoner Exchange With Israel

JNS.org -- Qatar has reportedly attempted to broker a deal between Israel and Hamas, in which the terrorist group would return two living Israeli citizens and the remains of two...

January 11, 2017 5:09 am
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Birthright Fostered My Optimism Following Harrowing UN Security Council Vote

JNS.org -- Two days into my first Taglit-Birthright Israel trip, during which I led a group of 40 Americans around Israel, I heard the news of...

January 9, 2017 7:25 am
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Israeli Security Forces Uncover Gaza Smuggling Scheme, Goods Hidden In Washing Machines, Refrigerators

JNS.org -- A joint operation by Israel’s police, military and Shin Bet security agency uncovered a network of Palestinian smugglers who were funneling goods to the Hamas...

January 9, 2017 7:22 am
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Extrajudicial Killings: Another Case of the Israel Double Standard

The reactions of democratic governments to extrajudicial killings vary greatly according to what country undertakes them. As usual, when it comes to Israel, there is...

January 9, 2017 6:56 am
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John Kerry’s Israel Speech Dishonored Martin Luther King Jr.

JNS.org - In his recent speech about Israeli settlements, Secretary of State John Kerry unfairly blamed Israel and minimized Palestinian violence. But he also did something...

January 3, 2017 7:59 am
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‘Illegal Settlements’ as Blood Libel: What Comes Next?

Many critics of President Obama's abstention from the recent UN Security Council vote, and Secretary of State John Kerry’s justification for this betrayal, underplayed or missed the...

January 3, 2017 7:30 am
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John Kerry’s True Intentions for Jerusalem

Secretary of State John Kerry’s recent speech on Israel contained a potentially dangerous element that has eluded the attention of many, including the speech’s detractors. Kerry’s vision of peace seems fairly...

January 1, 2017 8:16 am
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A Palestinian Defeat Is Good for All

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was photographed on December 21, carrying a copy of Nothing Less than Victory: Decisive Wars and the Lessons of History, by...

January 1, 2017 6:01 am
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Celebrating Hanukkah With the Help of Azerbaijan

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Photo: Facebook. Last month, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and Azerbaijan co-hosted a...

December 29, 2016 8:35 am
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John Kerry’s Moral Turpitude

In a lengthy speech to lay out his “vision for Middle East peace” on Wednesday, US Secretary of State John Kerry engaged in customary moral...

December 29, 2016 7:04 am
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Trump Taps Israel Adviser Jason Greenblatt for International Negotiations Post

JNS.org -- President-elect Donald Trump has named one of his campaign advisers on Israel as his incoming administration's special representative for international negotiations. In the announcement, Trump praised the...

December 28, 2016 7:38 am
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Obama’s Abandonment of Israel Should Surprise Nobody

JNS.org -- The United Nations resolution condemning Israeli settlements comes in the wake of two other motions, passed by the UNESCO cultural body in October,...

Culture

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

World Nations Glean Emergency-Response Expertise From Israel’s Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Amid the rise in global terror attacks, countries around the world are...

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...

World

In Secret Recording, Participants at ‘Students for Justice in Palesti...

In a never-before-released recording obtained by The Algemeiner of part of a closed-door anti-Zionist student conference at Virginia's George Mason University in...

Israel

IDF Marks Martin Luther King Day With Video of Soldiers Spreading Civil Rig...

In honor of Martin Luther King Day on Monday, the Israel Defense Forces produced a video clip reiterating the assassinated civil rights...

Middle East

Ahead of Trump Inauguration, Iran Says Nuclear Deal Will Not Be ‘Rene...

Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "will not be renegotiated" ahead...

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