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Israeli Laser Defense System to Protect NATO Tanker Transport Aircraft

JNS.org - A laser system designed by Israel’s Elbit Systems to protect aircraft against infrared (IR) homing missiles will be used by NATO’s Multinational...

June 20, 2019 11:43 am

Eight Years and $83 Million Later, Syqe Medical Releases First Cannabis Inhaler

CTech - Tel Aviv-based cannabis company Syqe Medical has unveiled its first cannabis inhaler Wednesday, after having invested $83 million and eight years into its development. The company will begin distributing its product in Israel...

Beijing’s New Airport to Use Radar Technology by Israeli Company Xsight

CTech - Beijing's Daxing International Airport, the Chinese capital’s new airport scheduled to open in September, will use radar technology developed by Israel-based company Xsight Systems, the latter announced Wednesday. Xsight’s technology will be used...

Israeli Minister Sees US-Mediated Lebanese Sea Border Talks in Weeks

Israel expects US-mediated talks with Lebanon on setting their maritime border to be launched within a month, Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steintiz said on Wednesday. Lebanon has not commented publicly on whether it would attend talks or on...

June 19, 2019 4:12 pm

Netanyahu to Israel’s Enemies: ‘Don’t Test Us’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu witnessed a large-scale IDF exercise in the north on Wednesday. The...

June 18, 2019 4:36 pm

For First Time, Israeli F-35s Take Part in Drill Simulating Multi-Front War

For the first time, Israel's advance F-35 fighter aircraft -- called the "Adir" -- participated...

June 18, 2019 2:34 pm

Netanyahu: Israel Has ‘Contacts’ With ‘Most’ Arab Countries

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday said Israel had “contacts” with “most of the...

June 18, 2019 11:54 am

Israeli Experts to Assist Northern Indian State of Punjab Develop Water Management Plan

Israeli experts are beginning to assist the northern Indian state of Punjab to develop its water resources, The...

June 18, 2019 11:51 am

Despite US Trade War, Chinese Money Still Critical to Israeli Tech, Says Venture Capitalist Adam Fisher

CTech - The US-China trade war may have made Chinese money "toxic," but China is...

June 20, 2019 11:43 am

Israeli Laser Defense System to Protect NATO Tanker Transport Aircraft

JNS.org - A laser system designed by Israel’s Elbit Systems to protect aircraft against infrared (IR) homing missiles will be used by NATO’s Multinational Multi...

June 20, 2019 11:29 am

Eight Years and $83 Million Later, Syqe Medical Releases First Cannabis Inhaler

CTech - Tel Aviv-based cannabis company Syqe Medical has unveiled its first cannabis inhaler Wednesday, after having invested $83 million and eight years into its...

June 20, 2019 11:18 am

Beijing’s New Airport to Use Radar Technology by Israeli Company Xsight

CTech - Beijing's Daxing International Airport, the Chinese capital’s new airport scheduled to open in September, will use radar technology developed by Israel-based company Xsight...

June 19, 2019 4:28 pm

Israeli Minister Sees US-Mediated Lebanese Sea Border Talks in Weeks

Israel expects US-mediated talks with Lebanon on setting their maritime border to be launched within a month, Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steintiz said on Wednesday. Lebanon has not...

June 19, 2019 4:12 pm

Netanyahu to Israel’s Enemies: ‘Don’t Test Us’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu witnessed a large-scale IDF exercise in the north on Wednesday. The Israeli leader -- who also currently serves as defense minister...

June 18, 2019 4:36 pm

For First Time, Israeli F-35s Take Part in Drill Simulating Multi-Front War

For the first time, Israel's advance F-35 fighter aircraft -- called the "Adir" -- participated in a combat simulation, Ynet reported on Tuesday. The exercise is...

June 18, 2019 2:34 pm

Netanyahu: Israel Has ‘Contacts’ With ‘Most’ Arab Countries

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday said Israel had “contacts” with “most of the Arab countries." Speaking in Tel Aviv at a memorial ceremony for...

June 18, 2019 11:54 am

Israeli Experts to Assist Northern Indian State of Punjab Develop Water Management Plan

Israeli experts are beginning to assist the northern Indian state of Punjab to develop its water resources, The Tribune reported this past weekend. The land-locked region is facing declining water tables. Punjab's...

June 18, 2019 11:51 am

Despite US Trade War, Chinese Money Still Critical to Israeli Tech, Says Venture Capitalist Adam Fisher

CTech - The US-China trade war may have made Chinese money "toxic," but China is still a critical market for Israeli tech, and too huge...

June 18, 2019 11:45 am

Startup Nation? Israel Is Set to Become an R&D Nation, Says Venture Capitalist

CTech - Israel is set to become a research and development nation instead of a startup nation, according to Hanan Brand, partner at Cornerstone Venture...

June 18, 2019 11:25 am

Israel Reopens Gaza Fishing Zone

JNS.org - Israel has reopened the Gaza fishing zone to 10 nautical miles off the coast, despite recent tensions due to border riots, rocket attacks...

June 18, 2019 11:15 am

Ben-Gurion Airport Workers Arrested for Smuggling Illegals Into Israel

Six people were arrested and eight others detained on Monday by the Israel Police Lahav 433 national crimes unit as part of an investigation into...

June 18, 2019 10:20 am

Netanyahu Urges Nations to Renew Sanctions If Iran Ups Nuclear Enrichment

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on world powers to renew sanctions on Iran should it follow through with its plans to exceed...

June 18, 2019 10:17 am

Israel Joins World Bank to Increase Cybersecurity in Developing Countries

JNS.org - Israel signed an agreement on Monday with the World Bank that is aimed to support developing countries with cybersecurity. By joining the Digital Development...

Culture

Houston Texans’ Starting Quarterback Visits Israel, Calls It ‘a Wonderful Country’

The Houston Texans’ starting quarterback, Deshaun Watson, visited Israel this week,...

Israeli Fencer Makes History With European Championship Win

JNS.org - Israeli fencer Yuval Freilich, 24, took the gold medal in the European Fencing Championships in Dusseldorf, Germany on...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

American Jewish Tourist Beaten in Berlin

JNS.org - An American Jewish tourist was injured in an antisemitic assault in Berlin, police announced on Wednesday. The unnamed 23-year-old man was in the Steglitz district when three men confronted...

Opinion

New York Times Grills Presidential Candidates About Israel’s Human Ri...

The New York Times asked 18 questions to 21 Democratic presidential candidates. Only one of the questions was about human rights...

Middle East

Bahrain to Allow Israeli Journalists to Cover US-Led Economic Summit

JNS.org - Bahrain will allow journalists from six different Israeli media outlets to enter the country next week to cover the US-sponsored economic workshop in Manama, Channel 13 News reported...

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