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ARTICLES BY: Yoav Limor / JNS.org

February 18, 2019 10:14 am

How Hamas Terror Will Lead to War

JNS.org - Naturally, new reports on recently thwarted Hamas terror attacks highlighted the juiciest details: The way certain directives were transmitted, the agreed-upon codes, the...

January 22, 2019 9:08 am

Iran and Israel Are on a Collision Course

JNS.org - The past few days have shown that Israel and Iran are on the brink of a direct military confrontation. First came the Israeli airstrike...

January 14, 2019 10:30 am

A Full Plate Awaits Israel’s New IDF Chief

JNS.org - It’s not surprising that Lt. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot spent his last night as army chief in the command bunker underneath IDF headquarters in...

January 8, 2019 9:10 am

Why Don’t Israeli Children Want to Serve in Combat Units?

JNS.org - The IDF held its annual motivation poll last November for ‎potential recruits in an effort to gauge their willingness to join combat ‎units....

January 2, 2019 8:55 am

In 2019, Israel Faces Dangers on Many Fronts

JNS.org - The coming year is likely to be one of uncertainty ‎as Israel tries to walk the extremely fine line ‎between the highly volatile...

December 30, 2018 8:48 am

Israel Has No Choice But to Operate in Syria

JNS.org - A reported Israeli strike in Syria on ‎Wednesday ‎was, according to foreign media reports, a clear ‎signal that despite the strategic changes in...

December 10, 2018 9:43 am

The Fog of War Can’t Conceal Hezbollah’s Plotting

JNS.org - Northern Israel was covered by thick fog over ‎the weekend, with near-zero visibility. The ‎rain came and went, mostly drizzling and ‎turning everything that...

December 6, 2018 9:50 am

Don’t Be Fooled by Success, Israel Faces an Escalating Lebanese Conundrum

JNS.org - The complex game of chess on the Israel-Lebanon ‎border recently saw the IDF take one of Hezbollah’s rooks or ‎knights -- but not...

December 3, 2018 10:46 am

Does Hezbollah Think Israel Is Ready to Attack — and Will This Prevent War?

JNS.org - There was a lot of noise about Israel’s northern front over the weekend, but while the media was abuzz over a number of...

November 11, 2018 10:47 am

Gaza: The Right Move at the Right Time

JNS.org - After an arduous, exhausting negotiation process, Gaza finally returned to the path of calm this weekend. The infusion of money and fuel into...

November 7, 2018 9:56 am

Pressing Iran Into a Corner

JNS.org - The US sanctions imposed on Iran on Monday are ‎an additional, vital step in the West’s long ‎struggle to curb the ayatollah regime’s nuclear, ‎territorial,...

October 24, 2018 9:51 am

Israel Sends a Warning to Iran and Hezbollah

JNS.org - The recent disclosure of Hezbollah’s covert activity along the Lebanese border with Israel is part of the wide-scale campaign Israel is waging against...

October 7, 2018 6:33 pm

Israel Warns Hamas: Don’t Test Us

JNS.org - The High Holidays, a time when nothing much gets done in Israel, are over, and as we return to our turbulent day-to-day lives...

September 18, 2018 7:26 am

Israel Is Only Safe Because It Fights Terror

JNS.org - The intense focus on the Iranian issue, and in recent months on a possible military escalation in Gaza, has distracted us from a...


Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...


Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...


Hebrew University Distances Itself From Lecturer Who Said Palestinian Kids ...

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem distanced itself from a professor who claimed that the Israeli military was using Palestinian children...


UK and Israel Sign Post-Brexit Free Trade Deal

The United Kingdom and Israel finalized a post-Brexit free trade agreement on Monday. British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox flew to Israel for the signing of the deal,...

Middle East

Netanyahu: Arab Countries Know Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Can’t Be ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Monday in Jerusalem with a visiting Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish...