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May 22, 2017 3:06 pm

Amid Airtight Security, Trump Visit Brings Hope to the Middle East

JNS.org - In Jerusalem on Sunday night, as the city prepared to mark the 50th anniversary of its reunification, Israel’s capital felt more like a...

May 9, 2017 4:56 pm

Once Again, France’s Macron Rules out Unilateral Recognition of a Palestinian State

JNS.org - As French citizens were voting on Sunday, their eventual president-elect reiterated his previous statements ruling out unilateral French recognition of a Palestinian state and committing...

May 3, 2017 6:38 pm

Israel Reproaches Swedish Envoy, Cuts UN Funding Over UNESCO Vote

JNS.org - Following UNESCO’s May 2 vote to deny Israel’s sovereignty over its capital city of Jerusalem, the Jewish state has taken immediate steps to counter the latest...

May 2, 2017 11:13 am

Fallen Israeli-American Soldiers Commemorated in Special Jerusalem Ceremony

JNS.org - For Israel’s Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron), the Jerusalem-based Lone Soldier Center hosted a unique English-language event focusing on the stories of fallen Israeli-American soldiers...

April 28, 2017 3:35 pm

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform for research that documents the European Union’s funding of the BDS movement...

April 24, 2017 9:33 pm

On Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, Educating the Next Generation

JNS.org - As Sunday evening approached in Israel, stores and businesses shuttered early while the country moved into a state of mourning for the martyrs and heroes...

April 24, 2017 7:41 pm

Jewish Leaders Alarmed as Marine Le Pen Advances in French Presidential Election

JNS.org - Jewish leaders inside and outside France expressed alarm after far-right populist Marine Le Pen’s strong showing in the first round of the French presidential...

April 19, 2017 11:48 am

New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti’s Op-Ed Amid Outcry

JNS.org - A day after convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti wrote a New York Times op-ed that omitted his crimes and terrorist organization membership and sparked...

April 13, 2017 4:40 pm

Israelis Defend Their Country Against ‘Apartheid’ Smear on South African Campuses

JNS.org - Wanana Abrams, a 28-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian origin, calls herself “just one of countless examples -- along with thousands of other religious and ethnic minorities -- of why...

April 5, 2017 6:55 am

Israel’s David’s Sling Goes Online Amid Heightened Tensions in Israel

JNS.org - David’s Sling -- an anti-missile system -- became operational on Sunday, marking the completion of Israel’s three-tiered air defense arsenal. David’s Sling, also known as...

March 23, 2017 7:47 am

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra buzz in the air this year at Israel’s third annual CannaTech --...

March 21, 2017 6:38 am

Is Jordanian-Israeli Peace in Danger?

JNS.org - On the surface, Israel and Jordan appear to have peaceful, productive and sometimes even friendly relations. Their 1994 peace treaty and deepening economic ties -- including...

March 15, 2017 1:01 pm

BDS Movement Suffers Setbacks in Israel and Around the World

JNS.org - Last week, Israel's Knesset passed landmark legislation attacking the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The new law represents just one of several recent setbacks...

March 15, 2017 6:29 am

Trump Adviser Meets with Israeli, Palestinian Leaders Amid Push for Peace

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with President Donald Trump’s special representative for international negotiations, Jason Greenblatt, for more than five hours in Jerusalem...


Banned Islamist Movement Plotted New Attacks on Israelis

The recent arrests of several Islamic Movement members for plotting terror attacks against Israeli soldiers show that the group continues...

Amid Airtight Security, Trump Visit Brings Hope to the Middle East

JNS.org - In Jerusalem on Sunday night, as the city prepared to mark...

Some American Backers of Hebrew University Troubled by ‘Hatikvah’ Cancellation

JNS.org - Some prominent American supporters of Hebrew University of Jerusalem are criticizing the...


Nineteen Murdered, More than 50 Injured, as Terror Bomb Rips Through Pop Co...

Nineteen people were killed and more than 50 injured after a terrorist bomb ripped through a pop concert in the English city...


Netanyahu Lauds Trump for ‘Reassertion of American Leadership in the ...

After their meeting in Jerusalem on Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked US President Donald Trump for his “reassertion...

Middle East

ISIS Test Chemical Weapons on ‘Human Guinea Pigs,’ Secret Docum...

ISIS are conducting chemical weapons experiments on "human guinea pigs" before launching attacks on Western targets, according to secret documents. The...