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ARTICLES BY: Danny Danon / JNS.org

March 22, 2019 11:32 am

Israeli and Diaspora Jews Are More United Than We Think

JNS.org - In recent months, some Jewish community leaders and pundits have been sounding an alarm about a rift developing between American and Israeli Jews....

January 14, 2019 10:21 am

Context Is Key: The Gaza March Was a Riot, Not a Protest

JNS.org - Over the past several weeks, there has been much discussion of the events last spring on the border between Israel and the Gaza...

October 11, 2018 8:51 am

Nikki Haley: A Warrior for Truth and Justice

JNS.org - Over the years, we have grown accustomed to seeing the United Nations as an institution of lies and twisted half-truths the likes of...

May 17, 2018 7:20 am

Terrorist Propaganda vs. The Truth

JNS.org - The images from Gaza making the rounds across the globe are the product of a well-planned campaign by Hamas' public-relations wizards. Every wounded Palestinian...

November 20, 2015 5:48 am

The Sounds of Broken Glass: Reflections on Kristallnacht and Israel

JNS.org - This month, Jews around the world came together in synagogues, community centers, and schools to commemorate Kristallnacht — the night of broken glass. We do...

July 21, 2015 12:16 am

After Iran Deal, Supporters of Israel Have Practical Steps at Their Disposal

JNS.org - Despite years of our warnings, the United States and the P5+1 powers reached a nuclear agreement with Iran. As we had feared, the deal...

May 18, 2015 12:48 pm

Jerusalem: Not Just an Idea

JNS.org - With Jerusalem Day upon us, we are once again witness to the usual platitudes from our leaders. We again hear the speeches about...

January 21, 2015 11:22 am

French Aliyah: A Delicate Balance

JNS.org - The moment the news broke about the horrific attack on the kosher supermarket in Paris, there was almost completely unanimous reaction here...

November 12, 2014 1:29 am

Turning the Page on the Special U.S.-Israel Relationship

JNS.org - The Nov. 4 midterm election results have obvious implications for American domestic policy. For us in Israel, however, the new Congress and...

January 27, 2014 2:22 pm

Danny Danon: Three Lessons From Auschwitz on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

JNS.org - I am overwhelmed, at Auschwitz, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, where I join somberly with fellow Israeli leaders to remember and...

January 14, 2014 3:45 pm

Danny Danon: Ariel Sharon’s Complicated Legacy

JNS.org - The State of Israel said its final goodbye to former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon this week. While I vehemently disagreed with the...

August 9, 2013 8:42 am

Danny Danon: Same Approach to Negotiations Assures Same Result

JNS.org - Like most Israelis, I am an eternal optimist. Living day to day in our neighborhood and faced with continued threats to our legitimacy...


Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest

JNS.org - Several leading Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...


Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...


Facebook Creates Artificial Intelligence Team in Tel Aviv

Facebook has formed an artificial intelligence team in Tel Aviv, announced the company on Tuesday. The 10-person team, called “Data.AI,” will work on machine-learning “algorithms that can improve the company’s internal...


Israeli PM Netanyahu Wants to Name New Golan Community After Trump In Honor...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants to name a new community in the Golan Heights after US President Donald Trump,...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Executes 37 in Connection With Terrorism, State Media Reports

Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday it executed 37 people in connection with terrorism crimes, state media reported. "The death penalty was implemented... on a number of culprits for adopting extremist...