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July 17, 2018 10:20 am
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IDF Arrests Terror Suspects in Judea, Finds Submachine Gun in Barbie Backpack

JNS.org - Israeli security forces arrested 19 terror suspects and rock-throwers in raids across Judea and Samaria overnight on Sunday, confiscating multiple illegal guns in Hebron...

July 17, 2018 10:13 am
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Syria Accuses Israel of Killing Nine Soldiers Prior to Trump-Putin Summit

JNS.org - An Israeli military strike late on Sunday is being linked with the killing of nine soldiers aligned with Syrian President Bashar Assad. Syrian state media...

July 17, 2018 10:05 am
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‘Plastic-Bag’ Law in Israel Slashed Bag Waste in 2017

JNS.org - The Environmental Protection Ministry lauded the success of a “plastic bag law” that has led to a drastic drop in the use of plastic...

July 17, 2018 9:21 am
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Egypt Issues Ultimatum to Hamas, Demands They Halt Flaming Kites Against Israel

JNS.org - Egypt issued a warning to Hamas to put a halt to the launching of flaming kites and balloons into Israel from Gaza, according to...

July 16, 2018 10:12 am
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Faculty Incentives in America Aim to Turn Israel’s Brain Drain Into Brain Gain

JNS.org - Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel, is embarking on its most ambitious faculty-recruitment program to date. It plans to recruit 150 new researchers in the...

July 16, 2018 9:55 am
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Israel Calls for a Return to Normal Life After 200-Rocket Barrage From Hamas in Gaza

JNS.org - Israeli authorities removed restrictions on Gaza-area communities on Sunday morning, allowing Israeli citizens to gather in public, stray farther than sprinting distance from bomb...

July 16, 2018 9:42 am
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Amid Rising Tensions, IDF Trains for Ground Operations in Gaza City

JNS.org - As tensions on the Israel-Gaza Strip border mount, ‎the Israel Defense Forces said it will hold a wide-scale drill ‎simulating a ground operation in...

July 16, 2018 9:27 am
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Israel to Lend Merkava Tank to Jordanian Military Museum

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman agreed to transfer an IDF Merkava tank to Jordan for an exhibit at the...

July 16, 2018 9:21 am
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Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade Unit Head, Teenage Son Killed in ‘Mysterious Explosion’

JNS.org - A mysterious explosion has killed the head of an Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade missile unit, according to reports by the Hamas-run Gaza health ministry. The blast...

July 13, 2018 4:05 pm
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Visitor Pass ‘Connects the Dots’ in the City of Jerusalem

JNS.org - The Jerusalem Development Authority, or JDA, has launched a series of services to make the city more accessible and convenient for visitors. The goal of...

July 13, 2018 11:24 am
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Swiss Ambassador Issues Lukewarm Apology to Hebron Jews After Activist Slaps Child

JNS.org - Switzerland’s ambassador issued a half-hearted apology to the Jewish community of Hebron in Judea on Friday, two days after a Swiss man from a...

July 13, 2018 11:20 am
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One Killed, Two Injured in Electric-Plant Tunnel Collapse in Northern Israel

JNS.org - One man was killed and another two were injured when a tunnel collapsed at an underground construction plant in Israel on Friday. At least eight...

July 13, 2018 9:51 am
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NGO to Take Legal Action Against Ireland’s Anti-Israel Boycott Legislation

JNS.org - The US-based NGO The Lawfare Project is planning to take legal action against legislation in Ireland that seeks to ban goods from Israeli settlements. The...

July 13, 2018 9:41 am
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Young Jews Address New Campus Threats at CAMERA’s Annual Student Conference

JNS.org - More than 80 students from nearly 70 campuses will be in Boston from July 29 to Aug. 1 for a high-level training conference on...

Features

Israel Gets Set to Land Its First Spacecraft on the Moon

JNS.org - "Houston, the Eagle has landed” will soon be a common refrain for Israelis. While famed entrepreneur Elon Musk sent...

The Integration Between Israeli and American Jews in New Jersey

JNS.org - Rather than a classroom setting, New Jersey middle and high school students participating in the Israeli-American Council’s (IAC)...

Senior US Police and Public Safety Officials Boost Skills in Israel

JNS.org - After two intensive weeks of public-safety leadership training with Israel’s top police...

World

In ‘Historic’ Ruling, US Judge Finds Jews Entitled to Race-Base...

A federal judge found on Friday that Jewish people are entitled to protection from race-based employment discrimination under the Civil...

Israel

Insider Threat Management Firm ObserveIT Raises $33 Million

ObserveIT, a provider of insider threat management software, said on Tuesday it raised $33 million in a private funding round with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and Spring Lake Equity...

Middle East

Iranian Security Forces Arrest Four Members of Suspected Islamic State Cell

Security forces in southwest Iran have arrested four suspected Islamic State operatives who were planning attacks, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi was cited as saying by the Tasnim news agency on...

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