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April 25, 2018 11:05 am
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Israeli Chief Rabbi, European Jewish Leaders, Condemn Calls to Remove Kippahs in Germany

JNS.org - Rabbi David Lau, the Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, along with several European rabbis, called on German Jews to keep wearing kippahs, or yarmulkes,...

April 25, 2018 9:51 am
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Trump Calls Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Insane,’ Warning Tehran Not to Restart Program

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump lashed out at the Iranian nuclear deal on Tuesday during a press conference at the White House with French...

April 24, 2018 10:15 am
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Female Border Police Officer Shot by Palestinians During Demolition of Terrorist’s Home

JNS.org - Palestinians opened fire on Israeli security forces on Tuesday when law enforcement entered Jenin to demolish the home of a terrorist. A female Border...

April 24, 2018 10:06 am
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Jewish, Christian and Congressional Leaders Laud Israel-Azerbaijan Ties

JNS.org - Nearly two-dozen Jewish, Christian and congressional leaders turned out last week for a special event on Capitol Hill to honor Azerbaijan’s longstanding support for...

April 24, 2018 9:50 am
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Netanyahu Delays ‘Override Clause’ Vote After Consult With Supreme Court President

JNS.org - Israeli Supreme Court President Esther Hayut convinced Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to postpone a vote on a controversial Knesset bill that would enable legislators...

April 24, 2018 9:38 am
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US Central Command Visits Israel for the First Time

JNS.org - For the first time, the head of the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) arrived in Israel for an official meeting with top Israeli military...

April 24, 2018 9:34 am
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Hebrew University Study: Extended Acetaminophen Used During Pregnancy Increases Risk of ASD/ADHD

JNS.org - For the first time, prolonged use of medication containing paracetamol or acetaminophen by pregnant women has been linked to an increased risk of autism...

April 23, 2018 4:16 pm
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Israel Security Forces Arrest Hamas Cell in Samaria

JNS.org - Nineteen terror suspects were arrested in the Ramallah area in Samaria overnight on Saturday, in an operation carried out by the Israel Defense Forces,...

April 23, 2018 10:09 am
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Israel Accounts for 7 Percent of All Cybersecurity Deals Worldwide

JNS.org - Israel, the country with the world’s 100th-largest population, signed the second-largest number of cybersecurity deals internationally, according to a report by New York data...

April 23, 2018 9:42 am
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40 Dignitaries to Attend Dedication of US Embassy in Jerusalem on May 14

JNS.org - A sizeable delegation of American dignitaries will arrive in Israel to attend the official dedication ceremony for the US Embassy in Jerusalem, according to...

April 23, 2018 9:33 am
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Trump Asks Netanyahu if He Really Wants Peace With Palestinians

JNS.org - In a phone call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu regarding the approval of building projects in Judea and Samaria, commonly known as the...

April 23, 2018 9:27 am
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Police Crackdown on Weapons After Video Circulates of Bedouins Shooting M-16s at Wedding

JNS.org - Police said Sunday that they would renew efforts to crack down on illegal weapons after a video of a Bedouin wedding party shooting automatic...

April 20, 2018 9:53 am
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Israel’s Population Tops 8.8 Million on 70th Anniversary

JNS.org - The population of Israel now numbers 8.842 million people, a tenfold increase since the state’s establishment, according to a special report published by the Central Bureau...

April 20, 2018 9:47 am
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Dutch Jews Fume Over a Plan to Turn a Historic Synagogue Into a Restaurant

JNS.org - Jews in the central Netherlands city of Deventer are outraged over a plan by a Turkish developer to turn a historic synagogue into an...

Culture

Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Films Video Onstage During Israel Concert

Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter filmed a video onstage during his band's live concert...

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...

Features

Zionism Meets Feminism: Talking Shop Over a Glass of Chardonnay

JNS.org - In a quintessential “only in Israel” moment, nearly 60 women (and a few dozen men) gathered on a breezy...

Brooklyn Man Hopes to Open a New Chapter of Jewish Dating

At many recent Passover seders, sometime after the four questions were asked, a fifth one was posed by a parent...

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

World

Students, Activists Disrupt Talk by Israeli Ambassador at Syracuse Universi...

Some 20 protesters disrupted a speech by an Israeli ambassador at Syracuse University in New York on Tuesday, raising concerns...

Israel

Top Hamas Official Warns: Gaza Border Protests Will Continue After May 15

A top Hamas official warned on Wednesday that the ongoing Gaza border demonstrations -- expected to reach their peak on May 15, known as "Nakba Day" by the Palestinians --...

Middle East

Lieberman: Israel Will Hit Tehran if Iran Attacks Tel Aviv

Israel would retaliate against any Iranian attack on Tel Aviv by striking Tehran, Israel's defense minister said in remarks published on Thursday. The comments by Avigdor Lieberman were an unusually explicit Israeli...

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