Tuesday, July 7th | 16 Tammuz 5780



July 7, 2020 6:18 am

After Iranian Attacks, Israel Must Be Ready for a Response

JNS.org - It’s hard to exaggerate the significance of the damage done to the Natanz uranium enrichment facility in Iran, how it will affect Iran’s...

July 7, 2020 6:14 am

Following Intense Pressure, Tehran ‘Could Respond, Make Mistakes’

JNS.org - The Iranian regime is facing growing pressure on multiple fronts, which could, together with the latest series of mysterious blasts and fires, push it into responses and mistakes, a former Israeli defense official...

July 7, 2020 6:09 am

The Mysterious Explosions at Iran’s Nuclear Facilities

Early in the morning of June 26, Tehran was rocked by a huge explosion at the Parchin military complex, 30 kilometers southeast of the Iranian capital. Some media outlets attributed the blast to Parchin’s role...

July 7, 2020 6:05 am

Iran’s Really Horrible Week

JNS.org - On July 4, a massive explosion and fire in the Ahvaz area of Iran’s southwest erupted in a local power plant, followed by a chemical leak from another facility in the same general...

July 7, 2020 6:01 am

Ahead of West Bank Move, Fatah Threatens Terrorist Uprising, Unity With Hamas

An adviser to Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas has threatened Israel with the possibility of a third Intifada (violent uprising) if Israel decides to extend its sovereignty to parts of the West Bank. "When things...

July 7, 2020 5:54 am

The Deadline Is Looming for a Decision on the West Bank

What is driving Israeli and worldwide opposition to the extension of Israeli sovereignty over parts...

July 7, 2020 5:42 am

Parshat Pinchas: Moral vs. Political Decisions

The coronavirus pandemic raised a series of deep moral and political issues. How far should...

July 7, 2020 5:33 am

Should Israel Have Adopted the Name ‘Palestine’?

The never-ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict is one of the world’s most intractable and explosive disputes, causing...

July 6, 2020 4:11 am

Facing a Pandemic of Crises, Few Middle Eastern Leaders Step Up

A second wave of the coronavirus pandemic is raising its ugly head. It is putting...

July 6, 2020 3:56 am

Islamists Appropriate Black Lives Matter Movement Despite History of Anti-Black Bigotry

JNS.org - Following the killing in police custody of Minneapolis resident George Floyd, several radical...

July 6, 2020 3:51 am

Applying Israeli Law to Judea and Samaria Is Worth It

The suggestion that the application of Israeli law to the Jordan Valley and parts of...

July 6, 2020 3:19 am

Should Statues Have Been Erected in the First Place?

All of a sudden it has become fashionable in the US to take down or...

July 6, 2020 3:13 am

New York Is a Model of Diversity, Tolerance and Justice

2020 will be remembered, among many things, as the year that brought New York to...


Netflix Airs Anne Frank Documentary That Also Features Stories of Holocaust Survivors

A documentary titled “#Anne Frank — Parallel Stories” began streaming on Netflix this...


The Overnight Camp Summer That Wasn’t

JNS.org - Dahlia Jones was looking forward to this summer. For six years, she’s been attending Eisner Camp, and this...

Jewish Day Schools Adapt to COVID-19

JNS.org - On a recent June night, 25 people, primarily young children, sat on their couches and watched as a...


Judea Pearl Among Recipients of Carnegie Corporation’s 2020 Great Imm...

Israeli-American scientist Judea Pearl and acclaimed Jewish-American graphic novelist Art Spiegelman were among those recently named as 2020 Great Immigrants by the...


Israeli Autonomous Vehicle Startup VayaVision Acquired by Canada’s Leddar...

CTech - Canadian company LeddarTech announced Tuesday it has acquired Israeli automotive company VayaVision Sensing. The financial terms of the...

Middle East

Currency Crisis Impoverishes Iranians, Strains Economic Defenses

Desperate to afford her daughter's overseas university fees, 58-year-old retired Iranian teacher Maryam Hosseini withdrew all her savings from the bank to buy US dollars. It was not enough. With three...


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