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August 23, 2017 10:49 am
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Egypt Cancels Meeting With Jared Kushner in Cairo After Trump Decision to Cut Aid

White House adviser Jared Kushner arrived in Cairo on Wednesday only to learn that one of his top-level meetings with Egyptian officials had apparently been...

August 23, 2017 10:03 am
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President Trump Says US Will ‘Probably’ End NAFTA With Canada, Mexico

President Donald Trump says he thinks the US will “end up probably terminating” the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico “at some...

August 23, 2017 9:54 am
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US Asks UN if Iranian Military Sites Will Be Inspected Under Nuclear Deal

The United States wants to know if the United Nations atomic watchdog plans to inspect Iranian military sites to verify Tehran's compliance with a 2015...

August 22, 2017 10:11 am
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Taliban Says Trump’s Open-Ended Afghanistan War Strategy Means ‘Graveyard for the American Empire’

President Donald Trump committed US troops to an open-ended war in Afghanistan, a decision the Afghan government welcomed on Tuesday but which Taliban insurgents warned...

August 22, 2017 9:57 am
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North Korea Threatens Use of ‘Absolute Force’ as US, South Korean Forces Conduct Military Exercises

North Korea threatened to turn the US into “huge heaps of ashes” and warned that military exercises involving American and South Korean forces this week had worsened the...

August 22, 2017 9:26 am
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Police Kill Suspected Driver Behind Deadly Barcelona Attack

Spanish authorities on Monday shot and killed the suspected driver of the van that plowed into crowds last week in Barcelona, according to Catalan police. Younes...

August 21, 2017 10:32 am
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Police Extend Hunt for Suspect Behind Barcelona Terrorist Attack Across Europe

The hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European countries, a Catalan government official has said. Police said on Monday...

August 21, 2017 10:16 am
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Trump to Unveil Afghanistan Strategy in Televised Address

President Donald Trump will give a nationally televised address Monday night to unveil his strategy for the long-running war in Afghanistan, the White House said,...

August 21, 2017 9:54 am
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10 Sailors Missing, 5 Injured After US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of Singapore and the...

August 21, 2017 9:23 am
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US Skywatchers Gear Up for Spectacular Solar Eclipse

Skywatchers in the United States are preparing for the spectacular sight of a total solar eclipse. The Moon is set to pass in front of the Sun,...

August 20, 2017 1:07 pm
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Embattled Syrian Dictator Assad Thanks Russia, Iran for Keeping Him in Power

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said his army has foiled Western attempts to overthrow his government thanks to assistance from allies including Russia, Iran, and...

August 20, 2017 12:59 pm
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North Korea Warns of ‘Merciless Strike’ Ahead of US-South Korea Military Exercises

North Korea warned Sunday that the upcoming US-South Korea military exercises are "reckless behavior driving the situation into the uncontrollable phase of a nuclear war." Pyongyang...

August 20, 2017 12:54 pm
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Trump Says Divided US ‘Will Heal,’ Praises Boston Protesters

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pushed back against demands made by his former classmates at Yale University that he resign from Donald Trump’s cabinet, and on Saturday...

August 20, 2017 12:48 pm
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Thousands Attend Competing Protests in Boston

Thousands of counter demonstrators marched Saturday in downtown Boston in a largely peaceful response to a self-described free speech rally that had sparked concerns of possible violence.

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Palestinian Authority Payments to Terrorists Far Exceed Regular Welfare Payments

Palestinian terrorists and their families are receiving far higher payments than Palestinian welfare...

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

World

What’s in a Translation? Atlanta School Reflects on ‘Mein Kampf...

Students at a prestigious independent school in Atlanta are reaching the end of a hot summer embroiled in a controversy...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets With Visiting Bipartisan US Congressional Delega...

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Tuesday with a bipartisan delegation from the US Congress, thanking the lawmakers for...

Middle East

Lebanese Beauty Queen Stripped of Title After Israel Visit Revealed

JNS.org – A winner of a Lebanese beauty pageant has been stripped of her title after it was revealed she visited Israel. Dual Swedish-Lebanese citizen Amanda Hanna, who won the Miss Lebanon...

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