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Heads of State: Honduras to Open Diplomatic Mission in Jerusalem, Romania to Move Embassy

The prime minister of Romania announced on Sunday that her country will move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, while the president of Honduras announced...

March 24, 2019 10:55 am

Brexit Up in the Air as May Faces Possible Plot, Parliament Tries to Grab Control

The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union was in disarray on Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May faced a possible plot by ministers to topple her and parliament prepared to grab control of Brexit...

Israel’s Netanyahu, in Close Election Race, Visits US Ally Trump

With Israel's election just two weeks away, Benjamin Netanyahu will get to showcase his close ties with Donald Trump in a US visit just days after the president backed Israel's hold over the Golan Heights. The...

US Lawmakers Await Details of Mueller’s Russia Report

US lawmakers waited on Sunday for details of a confidential report into a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election that has cast a pall over President Donald Trump's time in office and raised...

March 24, 2019 9:33 am

Experts Reveal: UN Knew of Militant Activity on Gaza Border, But Did Not Report It

JNS.org - After testifying at the United Nations below the Human Rights Council plenary earlier this...

March 24, 2019 9:07 am

US Enacts ‘Radioactive’ Sanctions Against Iran’s Nuclear and Missile Programs

JNS.org - The United States sanctioned 31 individuals and entities on Friday connected to Iran’s Organization...

March 23, 2019 2:20 pm

New Zealand Reopens Mosques That Were Attacked; Many ‘March for Love’

Smelling of fresh paint, the two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch where...

March 23, 2019 2:06 pm

Islamic State ‘Caliphate’ Defeated, Yet Threat Persists

US-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State's last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating...

March 23, 2019 1:54 pm

Rafi Eitan, Legendary Spy Who Captured Adolf Eichmann, Dies at 92

The legendary Israeli spy who masterminded the capture of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann has...

March 24, 2019 10:55 am

Heads of State: Honduras to Open Diplomatic Mission in Jerusalem, Romania to Move Embassy

The prime minister of Romania announced on Sunday that her country will move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, while the president of Honduras announced the...

March 24, 2019 10:16 am

Brexit Up in the Air as May Faces Possible Plot, Parliament Tries to Grab Control

The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union was in disarray on Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May faced a possible plot by ministers to...

March 24, 2019 10:03 am

Israel’s Netanyahu, in Close Election Race, Visits US Ally Trump

With Israel's election just two weeks away, Benjamin Netanyahu will get to showcase his close ties with Donald Trump in a US visit just days...

March 24, 2019 9:57 am

US Lawmakers Await Details of Mueller’s Russia Report

US lawmakers waited on Sunday for details of a confidential report into a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election that has cast a...

March 24, 2019 9:33 am

Experts Reveal: UN Knew of Militant Activity on Gaza Border, But Did Not Report It

JNS.org - After testifying at the United Nations below the Human Rights Council plenary earlier this week, Joe Truzman, an expert on Palestinian militant groups active...

March 24, 2019 9:07 am

US Enacts ‘Radioactive’ Sanctions Against Iran’s Nuclear and Missile Programs

JNS.org - The United States sanctioned 31 individuals and entities on Friday connected to Iran’s Organization of Defensive Innovation and Research, known by its Persian acronym...

March 23, 2019 2:20 pm

New Zealand Reopens Mosques That Were Attacked; Many ‘March for Love’

Smelling of fresh paint, the two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch where a gunman killed 50 worshipers last week reopened their doors...

March 23, 2019 2:06 pm

Islamic State ‘Caliphate’ Defeated, Yet Threat Persists

US-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State's last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating its rule over a self-proclaimed "caliphate," but the jihadists remain...

March 23, 2019 1:54 pm

Rafi Eitan, Legendary Spy Who Captured Adolf Eichmann, Dies at 92

The legendary Israeli spy who masterminded the capture of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann has died at 92. Rafi Eitan was a Mossad agent in 1960...

March 23, 2019 10:00 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Says He Will Sue Political Rivals for Libel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday he would sue two of his main political rivals for libel, claiming that they labeled him a...

March 22, 2019 5:52 pm

AIPAC Says Did Not Invite 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates to Conference

JNS.org - The American Israel Public Affairs Committee did not invite any of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates to address this year’s annual policy conference, a source...

March 22, 2019 5:02 pm

University of Cape Town to Hold Final Vote on Academic Boycott of Israel Later This Month

The University of Cape Town, the top-ranking academic institution in Africa, is set to consider enforcing an academic boycott against Israel later this month. The UCT...

March 22, 2019 4:02 pm

Brown University Students Pass BDS Referendum Against Israel

JNS.org - Students at Brown University voted overwhelmingly in favor of a referendum held between Tuesday and Thursday, calling on the school to separate itself from companies that conduct...

March 22, 2019 3:34 pm

Top Lebanese Officials Dismiss Visiting US Secretary of State Pompeo’s Hezbollah Warning

Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil on Friday openly challenged visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's description of Hezbollah -- the Iranian regime's Lebanon-based Shi'a...

Culture

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...

Israel’s Other Founding Fathers and a Vanquished World

Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2019). “Time...

Features

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,...

World

Brexit Up in the Air as May Faces Possible Plot, Parliament Tries to Grab C...

The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union was in disarray on Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May faced a...

Israel

Heads of State: Honduras to Open Diplomatic Mission in Jerusalem, Romania t...

The prime minister of Romania announced on Sunday that her country will move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, while the...

Middle East

Islamic State ‘Caliphate’ Defeated, Yet Threat Persists

US-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State's last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating its rule over a self-proclaimed "caliphate," but the jihadists remain a threat from sleeper cells...

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