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June 20, 2017 2:16 pm

Trump Envoy Greenblatt Meets With Netanyahu in Jerusalem, as US Seeks Renewal of Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process

Jason Greenblatt -- US President Donald Trump's international negotiations representative -- met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Tuesday, but remained tight-lipped...

June 20, 2017 12:21 pm

Ahead of Upcoming Britney Spears Concert in Israel, El Al Flight Attendants Lip-Sync US Pop Star’s Hit Song ‘Toxic’

With Britney Spears’ upcoming concert in Tel Aviv rapidly approaching, Israel’s national airline published a video on Tuesday featuring flight attendants lip-syncing one of the...

June 15, 2017 4:52 pm

Brooklyn Jews Rally Behind BDS Activist Linda Sarsour’s Brother Following Threat From Extremist Group

Jews in Brooklyn have rallied behind the brother of prominent BDS advocate Linda Sarsour after an extremist group issued a call for him to be "run...

June 11, 2017 3:30 pm

Trump’s Jewish Granddaughter Wants to Be ‘Star of David’

Ivanka Trump posted on Twitter on Friday her five-year-old daughter’s answers to a list of questions from her kindergarten classmates and teachers, and a number...

June 8, 2017 3:07 pm

Rock Siren Courtney Love Blasts ‘Antisemitic’ BDS Activist Linda Sarsour Over Fundraising Campaign

The outspoken Palestinian-American BDS activist Linda Sarsour has attracted the ire of rock singer and actress Courtney Love in a furious Twitter exchange. Love -- the...

June 6, 2017 2:47 pm

Countering Ransomware Attacks, Japan Turns to Israeli Online Security Expertise

The extensive cyberattack on computer networks in  150 countries last month, during which the ransomware known as "WannaCry" was unleashed by hackers, has prompted the...

May 30, 2017 1:53 pm

Israel Rushes Aid to Sri Lanka as Floods Displace Tens of Thousands

Israel has delivered emergency supplies to Sri Lankan authorities as they struggle to cope with the impact of floods and mudslides that have killed nearly...

May 25, 2017 11:59 am

Retired British Colonel Highlights Importance of UK-Israeli Intelligence Sharing After Manchester Atrocity

A former commander of British forces in Afghanistan has highlighted on Thursday the important role of Israeli intelligence sharing with UK authorities, as the investigation continues...

May 25, 2017 11:40 am

Survivor of Tel Aviv Dolphinarium Attack Reaches out to Comfort Manchester Terror Victims

The powerful personal story of a young woman's survival of a terrorist attack in Israel made its way into the New York Times this week, following the...

May 21, 2017 4:47 pm

Major US Jewish Organization Lauds Trump’s ‘Refreshing, Honest’ Speech in Saudi Arabia

A leading American Jewish advocacy organization praised Donald Trump's speech to Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, saying the president had demonstrated "refreshing honesty...in...

May 18, 2017 3:18 pm

‘Jerusalem of Gold’ Dress Donned by Israeli Culture Minister at Cannes Film Festival Draws Arab Ire

The “Jerusalem of Gold” dress worn by Israel’s culture minister on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday has drawn ire from...

May 18, 2017 10:43 am

Church of England Approves Prince Harry’s Potential Wedding With Actress of ‘Jewish Background’ Meghan Markle

The Church of England has ruled that Prince Harry can marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle at London's historic Westminster Abbey, despite her being...

May 16, 2017 10:06 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador to Jewish State, Says Trump Visit Will ‘Strengthen Our Great Alliance’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed new US Ambassador David Friedman to the Jewish state on Tuesday at a meeting in Jerusalem. Friedman had arrived in...

May 12, 2017 4:56 pm

Israel Ranked 15th Most Militarily Powerful Nation in World, Ahead of Iran, Behind Turkey and Egypt

Israel ranks among the top 25 military powers in the world -- but so do several of its historical and current adversaries, according to the...


Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Ranked Most Popular Celebrity on Social Media

JNS.org - Israeli actress and “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot was ranked first on...

NBA’s Indiana Pacers Draft Israeli-Born Player T.J. Leaf in First Round

JNS.org - The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Indiana Pacers on Thursday became the second...


Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

Israel’s Recent Response to Syrian Mortars Deemed ‘Old Policy’

JNS.org - Mortar shells fired from Syria into the Israeli Golan Heights on Saturday...

Will Palestinian Energy Feud Spark Surge in Violence Against Israel?

JNS.org - The long-running feud between Hamas and Fatah has led to a deepening...


Major Documentary on UK Labour Party Antisemitism Premieres in London

Some of the UK's leading Jewish intellectuals gathered with Labour Party parliamentarians at London's JW3 Jewish community center on Monday night for the public launch of a major documentary on...


Israel’s Ivy League Graduates Hold 10th Annual Yacht Race

JNS.org - About 100 graduates from the world’s top universities participated in Israel’s 10th annual Ivy League Yacht Race last week in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Herzliya. Hosted by...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Approves Deal to Hand Over Strategic Red Sea Islands to Saud...

JNS.org - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ratified a treaty that hands over two strategic islands in the Red Sea to...