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Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes ‘Great Friend of Israel’ US Vice President Mike Pence on Official Visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warmly welcomed the arrival in Israel on Sunday of US Vice President Mike Pence. "This evening a great friend of...

January 21, 2018 1:38 pm

French Jewish Representatives Demand ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Antisemitism, as Attacks Multiply During January

The representative body of Jews in France has called on the government to take "all necessary measures" to deter further antisemitic attacks, following a spate of hate crimes targeting Jews this month. "In recent days, several serious...

Jordan’s King Tells Pence US Must Rebuild Trust After Jerusalem Decision

Jordan's King Abdullah told US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild "trust and confidence" in moving towards a two-state solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as...

Trump: Senate Should Change Rules If Shutdown Stalemate Continues

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that if the government shutdown stalemate continued, Republicans should fund the government by changing Senate rules, which currently require a super-majority for appropriations bills to pass. "The Dems (Democrats)...

January 21, 2018 12:57 pm

Israel Won’t Prosecute Embassy Guard Over Jordan Shootings: Sources

Israel will not prosecute a guard from its embassy in Amman who killed two Jordanians...

January 21, 2018 12:45 pm

Turkish Forces Push Into Syria, Clash With Kurdish Militia

Turkish ground forces pushed into northern Syria's Afrin province on Sunday, Ankara said after launching...

January 21, 2018 12:37 pm

Israeli Micro-Satellite Start-Up Signs $100 Million Deal With ‘Major’ Operator

JNS.org - The Israeli micro-satellite developer Effective Space Solutions last week announced the signing of a...

January 21, 2018 12:30 pm

After Opposing Independence Bid, Iran’s Rouhani Says Wants to Improve Ties With Iraqi Kurds

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday called for boosting relations with the Iraqi Kurdish region...

January 21, 2018 12:25 pm

Israel’s Annual Antisemitism Report Highlights Rising Jew-Hatred in Europe

JNS.org - Israel's newly released annual report on global antisemitism has drawn attention to rising Jew-hatred...

January 21, 2018 1:38 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes ‘Great Friend of Israel’ US Vice President Mike Pence on Official Visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warmly welcomed the arrival in Israel on Sunday of US Vice President Mike Pence. "This evening a great friend of the...

January 21, 2018 1:34 pm

French Jewish Representatives Demand ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Antisemitism, as Attacks Multiply During January

The representative body of Jews in France has called on the government to take "all necessary measures" to deter further antisemitic attacks, following a spate of...

January 21, 2018 1:27 pm

Jordan’s King Tells Pence US Must Rebuild Trust After Jerusalem Decision

Jordan's King Abdullah told US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild "trust and confidence" in moving towards a two-state...

January 21, 2018 1:03 pm

Trump: Senate Should Change Rules If Shutdown Stalemate Continues

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that if the government shutdown stalemate continued, Republicans should fund the government by changing Senate rules, which currently...

January 21, 2018 12:57 pm

Israel Won’t Prosecute Embassy Guard Over Jordan Shootings: Sources

Israel will not prosecute a guard from its embassy in Amman who killed two Jordanians in July, as had long been demanded by the kingdom,...

January 21, 2018 12:45 pm

Turkish Forces Push Into Syria, Clash With Kurdish Militia

Turkish ground forces pushed into northern Syria's Afrin province on Sunday, Ankara said after launching artillery and air strikes on a US-backed Kurdish militia it...

January 21, 2018 12:37 pm

Israeli Micro-Satellite Start-Up Signs $100 Million Deal With ‘Major’ Operator

JNS.org - The Israeli micro-satellite developer Effective Space Solutions last week announced the signing of a $100 million multi-year contract to provide satellite maintenance services to...

January 21, 2018 12:30 pm

After Opposing Independence Bid, Iran’s Rouhani Says Wants to Improve Ties With Iraqi Kurds

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday called for boosting relations with the Iraqi Kurdish region as part of a united Iraq, Iranian media reported, after...

January 21, 2018 12:25 pm

Israel’s Annual Antisemitism Report Highlights Rising Jew-Hatred in Europe

JNS.org - Israel's newly released annual report on global antisemitism has drawn attention to rising Jew-hatred in several notable areas, particularly in Europe. Presenting on Sunday to...

January 21, 2018 7:46 am

Russia’s Lavrov, US’ Tillerson Discuss North Syria Situation

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed the Syrian conflict in a telephone call, in particular ways to bring...

January 21, 2018 6:17 am

Pence Tells Egypt’s Sisi That US Would Back Two-State Solution

Vice President Mike Pence told Egypt's leader on Saturday the United States would support a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the two sides...

January 20, 2018 9:00 am

Hezbollah Criticizes Lebanon Decision to Allow Spielberg Film

Hezbollah criticized the Lebanese government on Friday for allowing cinemas to screen Steven Spielberg's film "The Post" despite calls for a ban because of the...

January 19, 2018 6:00 pm

On Anniversary of Women’s March, Progressive Group to Protest as ‘Staunch’ Zionists

As tens of thousands of people prepare to mark the first anniversary of the Women's March with worldwide protests this weekend, one group will join...

January 19, 2018 3:44 pm

Trump Official Under Fire for Invoking Nazi Persecution of Jews in Religious Freedom Controversy

A senior Trump administration appointee has been strongly criticized after he compared the moral distress experienced by medical professionals confronted with decisions contrary to their religious beliefs with...

Features

IDF Prepares for New High-Tech Home in Southern Israel’s ‘Silicon Wadi’

JNS.org - The IDF is gearing up for a major relocation to southern Israel,...

Longtime Supporters of Peace Process: Abbas Is Disqualified as Negotiating Partner

JNS.org - Some prominent Jewish proponents of the decades-long peace process between Israel and...

Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age

JNS.org - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...

World

French Jewish Representatives Demand ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Antis...

The representative body of Jews in France has called on the government to take "all necessary measures" to deter further antisemitic...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes ‘Great Friend of Israel’ US Vice ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warmly welcomed the arrival in Israel on Sunday of US Vice President Mike Pence. "This evening...

Middle East

Jordan’s King Tells Pence US Must Rebuild Trust After Jerusalem Decis...

Jordan's King Abdullah told US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild "trust and confidence"...

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