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Posts Tagged: Israel Syria Border

November 30, 2016 11:55 am

Netanyahu: Israel Will Respond Forcefully to ISIS Border Threat

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will not allow any radical jihadist group to get a foothold on the Jewish state's borders and that attempts...

November 28, 2016 1:34 pm

Israeli Air Force Launches Two Strikes Against Islamic State in Syria

JNS.org - The Israeli Air Force (IAF) struck Islamic State forces Monday in Syria, Israel’s second strike against the jihadist terror group in as many days. According...

October 16, 2016 2:44 pm

Head of Humanitarian Aid Group: ‘Safe Zone for Syrian Civilians Would Benefit US, Israel’

The establishment of a safe zone for civilians in southern Syria would benefit the national security of both the US and Israel, the head of...

July 1, 2016 10:43 am

UN Renews Peacekeeping Mandate at Israel-Syria Border in Golan Heights

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon praised the U.N. Security Council's decision on Wednesday to renew the mandate to deploy the U.N....

April 25, 2016 7:00 am

As Israel Asserts Golan Control, the Move Is a Civil War’s One Point of Agreement

JNS.org - With Syria’s civil war raging on in its sixth year, neighboring Israel has largely managed to keep a comfortable distance from the bloody conflict,...

March 23, 2016 9:04 am

UN Peacekeepers Reportedly Set to Return to Israel-Syria Border

JNS.org - United Nations peacekeepers are reportedly set to return to the Israel-Syria border in the Golan Heights. According to Yedioth Ahronoth, in recent weeks, officers and...

March 17, 2016 12:37 pm

During Moscow Visit, Rivlin Urges Putin to Prevent Iran, Hezbollah From Gaining Stronger Foothold in Syria

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Wednesday where the Israeli leader urged Putin to not let Iran...

December 11, 2015 1:11 pm

Former IDF Soldier Jailed for Giving Enemy Classified Intelligence

JNS.org - A military court convicted a former Israel Defense Forces soldier of divulging classified information and aiding and abetting the enemy, in a case pertaining...

December 9, 2015 4:19 pm

Israeli Commandos Rescue Wounded Syrian Militant Dumped Along Border (VIDEO)

A video released on Tuesday shows Israeli commandos administering first aid to a wounded Islamic militant along the Syrian border, the UK Daily Mail reported. Footage obtained by...

October 25, 2015 9:18 am

Arab-Israeli Paraglider Flies Over Israel-Syria Border to Join ISIS

A 23-year-old Arab-Israeli man has set off security storm by using a hang-glider to fly across the border into Syria, apparently to join Islamic State (Isil)...

August 27, 2015 8:59 am

Amid Syria Tension, IDF Chief Tours Golan Border Area

JNS.org - Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot toured the Golan Heights region on Wednesday, including the Mount Hermon area that overlooks...

August 21, 2015 10:29 am

Five Dead in Israeli Strike on Syria Terror Cell After Rocket Attacks on North

The Israeli military said it carried out a new raid in Syria on Friday morning, targeting the cell that fired four rockets into northern Israel...

August 17, 2015 12:43 pm

Iran Behind All Recent Attacks in Golan Heights Region, IDF Officer Says

JNS.org - All attacks in the Golan Heights region since December 2013 “have been carried out with Iranian direction,” a senior Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Northern...

June 28, 2015 11:27 am

Code Red Sirens Heard in Golan Heights as Fighting Continues Across Syrian Border

Code red sirens sounded twice in the Golan Heights Sunday afternoon, suggesting possible misfire from Syria as has occurred several times since the beginning of...


Phoenix Jewish News Joins Consortium Running 4 Other Papers

JNS.org - The Phoenix area’s Jewish community newspaper has joined a consortium that publishes and manages four other Jewish newspapers. Mid-Atlantic Media...


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...


Jewish Pundit Hounded by Black Lives Matter, White Supremacists Says HeR...

Calling himself “more conservative than [President-elect Donald] Trump on every issue,” yet the bane of the alt-right, the editor-in-chief of...

Middle East

Iranian Foreign Ministry: Tehran Has Concrete Plans in Place to Respond to ...

Tehran has concrete plans in place to respond to any possible breach of the nuclear deal, the Iranian Foreign Ministry...