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Former Israeli Security Officials Duel Over Palestinian Authority Terror Payments

JNS.org - An organization comprised of dozens of former Israeli generals and security officials has spurred confusion regarding the Jewish state’s policy on the Palestinian...

July 7, 2017 10:07 am

Israeli Debate on Palestinian ‘Refugees’ Highlights Arab Failure to Help

JNS.org - While Israeli government ministers have recently dueled over the acceptance of Palestinian “refugees” into a possible future Palestinian state, experts say that the Arab world continues to refuse to take responsibility for the issue. “Unfortunately,...

What Did Israel’s Ancient Kings Wear? New Discovery Provides Clues

JNS.org - A newly-published study may lend unprecedented insights into the wardrobe of Israel’s ancient kings. The study -- headed by Tel Aviv University’s Dr. Erez Ben-Yosef and Dr. Naama Sukenik of the Israel Antiquities Authority,...

India’s Modi Arrives in Israel for Historic Visit to Bolster Ties

JNS.org - India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched down at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Tuesday afternoon, kicking off the first-ever visit to Israel by a sitting Indian head of state. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other top...

July 4, 2017 10:33 am

UNESCO’s Cave of the Patriarchs Measure Is Latest Example of ‘Narrative Warfare’ Against Israel, Experts Say

JNS.org - According to legal experts, an upcoming vote by UNESCO on whether to declare Hebron’s...

June 30, 2017 12:02 pm

Latest Developments in Saudi Arabia Chart a Course for Israeli Ties With Arab World

JNS.org - After years of rumors and reports regarding clandestine relations between Israel and Saudi Arabia -- mainly motivated...

June 30, 2017 10:23 am

New Airport Expected to Be a Game-Changer for Southern Israel’s Tourism Scene

JNS.org - Driving into Timna Park, a 15,000-acre nature reserve bounded by majestic, red-tinged hills, it’s easy...

June 29, 2017 1:13 pm

Archaeology Haven of Caesarea Seeks to Emerge as ‘Main Tourism Site’ in Israel

JNS.org - Chances are that if you’ve been on an organized tour to Israel during the...

June 28, 2017 1:05 pm

Jewish Seniors Learn That ‘Love Can Happen at Any Age’

JNS.org - After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing...

July 7, 2017 10:07 am

Former Israeli Security Officials Duel Over Palestinian Authority Terror Payments

JNS.org - An organization comprised of dozens of former Israeli generals and security officials has spurred confusion regarding the Jewish state’s policy on the Palestinian Authority’s...

July 6, 2017 2:53 pm

Israeli Debate on Palestinian ‘Refugees’ Highlights Arab Failure to Help

JNS.org - While Israeli government ministers have recently dueled over the acceptance of Palestinian “refugees” into a possible future Palestinian state, experts say that the Arab...

July 5, 2017 1:09 pm

What Did Israel’s Ancient Kings Wear? New Discovery Provides Clues

JNS.org - A newly-published study may lend unprecedented insights into the wardrobe of Israel’s ancient kings. The study -- headed by Tel Aviv University’s Dr. Erez...

July 4, 2017 7:22 pm

India’s Modi Arrives in Israel for Historic Visit to Bolster Ties

JNS.org - India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched down at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Tuesday afternoon, kicking off the first-ever visit to Israel by a sitting...

July 4, 2017 10:33 am

UNESCO’s Cave of the Patriarchs Measure Is Latest Example of ‘Narrative Warfare’ Against Israel, Experts Say

JNS.org - According to legal experts, an upcoming vote by UNESCO on whether to declare Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs to be an endangered Palestinian heritage site...

June 30, 2017 12:02 pm

Latest Developments in Saudi Arabia Chart a Course for Israeli Ties With Arab World

JNS.org - After years of rumors and reports regarding clandestine relations between Israel and Saudi Arabia -- mainly motivated by the countries' shared concerns over Iran’s nuclear program and destabilizing regional...

June 30, 2017 10:23 am

New Airport Expected to Be a Game-Changer for Southern Israel’s Tourism Scene

JNS.org - Driving into Timna Park, a 15,000-acre nature reserve bounded by majestic, red-tinged hills, it’s easy to feel the awe and serenity that’s the hallmark of...

June 29, 2017 1:13 pm

Archaeology Haven of Caesarea Seeks to Emerge as ‘Main Tourism Site’ in Israel

JNS.org - Chances are that if you’ve been on an organized tour to Israel during the past four decades, you’ve visited the ancient Mediterranean harbor city...

June 28, 2017 1:05 pm

Jewish Seniors Learn That ‘Love Can Happen at Any Age’

JNS.org - After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing [so] because it was therapeutic and comforting,” says Harriet, a grief...

June 27, 2017 1:43 pm

‘Whitewashed’: The Sordid Story of UK Labour Party Antisemitism Laid Bare

"Just sitting in the early morning light, looking out over my beautiful garden, and thinking how much I love this country that gave my family...

June 26, 2017 11:58 am

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was sending messages elsewhere through its missile strike in Syria (its first missile...

June 26, 2017 11:52 am

Israel’s Recent Response to Syrian Mortars Deemed ‘Old Policy’

JNS.org - Mortar shells fired from Syria into the Israeli Golan Heights on Saturday prompted the IDF to respond with a retaliatory strike in Syria, purportedly...

June 22, 2017 3:33 pm

Will Palestinian Energy Feud Spark Surge in Violence Against Israel?

JNS.org - The long-running feud between Hamas and Fatah has led to a deepening crisis in the Gaza Strip, as cuts in the electricity supply there are...

June 22, 2017 2:24 pm

‘Love of Christians’ Touted as Strategic Asset for Israel at Major Policy Conference

JNS.org - The strategic importance of Christian Zionism was highlighted this week at the 2017 Herzliya Conference -- one of Israel’s most prominent annual policy summits. Organizers describe the conference, which...

Culture

Jewish Giants Player Talks About Judaism, His Hebrew Tattoo and Kosher Food Cravings

An offensive lineman for the New York Giants talked about his Jewish heritage, Hebrew...

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Opinion

Devarim: The Book of the Covenant

As we begin reading the fifth and final book of the Torah this week, I would like to discuss three...

Churchill, Hitler and Islam

Winston Churchill disparaged the impact of Islam on Muslims in his 1899 book, The River War: How dreadful are the curses...

Controversial Lessons for America From Europe’s Immigrant Wave

Douglas Murray has long voiced his concern about the growing influence of Muslim...

World

‘Just Be You:’ Chicago SlutWalk Organizer Sounds Conciliatory T...

As controversy continues to swirl around the upcoming August 12 SlutWalk march in Chicago, one of the organizing collective's members has...

Israel

Israel to Build $3.9 Million Memorial Honoring Zionist Pioneer Jabotinsky

JNS.org - The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved plans to build a memorial for Revisionist Zionist leader Ze'ev Jabotinsky in Jerusalem. Expected to cost some 14 million shekels ($3.9 million), the memorial...

Middle East

Turkey’s President Erdogan Urges All Muslims to ‘Visit’ a...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday urged all Muslims to visit and protect Jerusalem after violence broke out over...

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