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ARTICLES BY: Yoni Ben Menachem / JNS.org

March 20, 2019 7:45 am

Has the ‘Arab Spring’ Sprung in Gaza?

JNS.org - Hamas has failed in its attempts to silence media coverage of the protests in Gaza against the rising cost of living. Despite its efforts,...

February 25, 2019 9:00 am

The Golden Gate: A New Focus of Tension on the Temple Mount

JNS.org - The new Muslim Waqf council on the Temple Mount intends to revamp the Golden Gate, or "Gate of Mercy,” and use it as...

February 20, 2019 8:45 am

Jordanian-Palestinian Collaboration Against the ‘Deal of the Century’

JNS.org - According to senior figures in the Fatah movement, the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Jordan have begun cooperation in anticipation of the announcement of...

February 4, 2019 9:41 am

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Tries to Limit the Damage

JNS.org - The leader of Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, suddenly reappeared in the media on January 26 after an absence of three months in an exclusive...

January 16, 2019 9:28 am

Israeli Intelligence Infiltrates ISIS in the Sinai

JNS.org - In spite of the Egyptian army’s success in fighting the ISIS offshoot in northern Sinai, it has not managed to eradicate the organization,...

January 9, 2019 11:18 am

Israel Will Pay the Price for Tensions Between the Palestinian Authority and Hamas

JNS.org - Rising tension between the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Hamas over the past few days has led PA leader Mahmoud Abbas to escalate the...

January 3, 2019 6:13 am

Islamic Jihad Leader in Tehran: ‘We Will Attack Israel from the North and South’

JNS.org - During a visit to Tehran on December 29, Ziyad Nakhalah, leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), met with the top echelons of...

December 11, 2018 11:19 am

Amid Hezbollah Terror, Hamas Is Still Trying to Ignite the West Bank

JNS.org - A grim shooting attack took place near the community of Ofra in the Ramallah area on Saturday night. The drive-by attack was carried...

December 6, 2018 11:00 am

Hamas’ Propaganda Ploy Could Backfire in Its Face

JNS.org - As time goes by, it becomes clearer that Hamas is under tremendous pressure from Palestinian public opinion as a result of the exposure...

December 4, 2018 7:15 am

Palestinian Authority and Hamas Join Forces Against US and Israel at the UN

JNS.org - Although reconciliation talks between Hamas and Fatah in Cairo have failed, in spite of continuing sanctions imposed by Mahmoud Abbas on the Gaza...

November 4, 2018 9:25 am

The PA Is Persecuting Palestinians Who Sell Houses to Jews

JNS.org - According to Fatah sources, the Palestinian Authority (PA) has released Issam Akel, a resident of Beit Hanina in Jerusalem, who was held in custody...

October 22, 2018 9:05 am

Hamas’ Double Message for Egypt and Israel

JNS.org - The double, deceitful game played by Hamas and Islamic Jihad was exposed on the morning of October 17, when they fired two rockets...

October 18, 2018 8:16 am

Hamas Terror Attack Tunnels Remain a Serious Danger

JNS.org - The IDF and the terrorist organizations in the Gaza Strip, led by Hamas and Islamic Jihad, are continuing to fight a “battle of wits” over...

October 16, 2018 5:58 am

Hamas Probes Israel’s Defenses, Ups Ante With Crossbows

JNS.org - Friday was particularly violent on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. Around 15,000 people participated in demonstrations in which seven Palestinians were killed...


Patriots Owner Kraft Apologizes in First Statement Since Charges

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft apologized on Saturday in his first public statement since he was charged for soliciting...

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Give Hamentashen to White House Reporters for Purim

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner gave hamentashen to White House reporters on Wednesday for...


Albert Einstein’s Brilliance, Humor, and Literal Connection to Israel

JNS.org - One thing is for sure: While the writing on the pages...

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

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

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

Middle East

Sources: Royal Adviser Fired Over Khashoggi Murder Absent From Saudi Trial

A Saudi royal adviser fired over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is not among the 11 suspects on trial at secretive hearings in Riyadh despite Saudi pledges to bring...