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After Series of Tests, Israeli Submarines to Be Armed With New Long-Range Torpedoes

The Israeli Navy concluded this week a successful series of tests of a new long-range torpedo system set to enter operational use. The torpedoes will...

June 19, 2018 3:47 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Sentenced to 22.5 Years in Prison for Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Attack

The Palestinian terrorist who critically wounded an Israeli man in a stabbing attack at a supermarket in Yavne last summer was sentenced on Tuesday to a 22.5-year jail term. Ismail Abu Aram -- a 19-year-old from...

Jewish Man, 70, Arrested for Selling Firecrackers to Arab for Use Against Israelis

JNS.org - A 70-year-old Jewish Israeli man has been arrested after selling tens of thousands of fireworks to a Jerusalem Arab who planned on using them as weapons against Israelis. The sale was reportedly conducted through another...

Israeli Court Refuses to Revoke Citizenship of Terrorist

JNS.org - Israel’s Central District Court on Sunday rejected the request of Interior Minister Aryeh Deri to revoke the citizenship of an Arab who bombed a Tel Aviv bus, saying the case was not “unusual or...

June 19, 2018 9:44 am

Netanyahu Saves Palestinian Homes From Destruction, Just Days After Demolition of Two Jewish Neighborhoods

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu postponed the evacuation and demolition of five illegal Palestinian...

June 18, 2018 11:26 am

Netanyahu Gets Impromptu Visit From Head of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an impromptu meeting with the leader of Indonesia’s...

June 18, 2018 11:13 am

IDF Targets Gaza ‘Terror Kite’ Leader After More Fire Damage

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces targeted a leader in the Gaza campaign to fly incendiary...

June 18, 2018 10:58 am

Knesset Approves and Passes Life-Saving ‘Camel Law’

JNS.org - The Law Requiring Identification and Registration of Livestock, which passed its final Knesset approval...

June 18, 2018 10:43 am

1,000 Israeli Minors Protest Eviction and Destruction of Tapuach West, Days After Netiv Ha’avot

JNS.org - Hundreds of policemen and soldiers evacuated protesters from 10 buildings in Tapuach West in...

June 19, 2018 3:47 pm

After Series of Tests, Israeli Submarines to Be Armed With New Long-Range Torpedoes

The Israeli Navy concluded this week a successful series of tests of a new long-range torpedo system set to enter operational use. The torpedoes will be...

June 19, 2018 1:27 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Sentenced to 22.5 Years in Prison for Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Attack

The Palestinian terrorist who critically wounded an Israeli man in a stabbing attack at a supermarket in Yavne last summer was sentenced on Tuesday to...

June 19, 2018 11:16 am

Jewish Man, 70, Arrested for Selling Firecrackers to Arab for Use Against Israelis

JNS.org - A 70-year-old Jewish Israeli man has been arrested after selling tens of thousands of fireworks to a Jerusalem Arab who planned on using them...

June 19, 2018 9:55 am

Israeli Court Refuses to Revoke Citizenship of Terrorist

JNS.org - Israel’s Central District Court on Sunday rejected the request of Interior Minister Aryeh Deri to revoke the citizenship of an Arab who bombed a...

June 19, 2018 9:44 am

Netanyahu Saves Palestinian Homes From Destruction, Just Days After Demolition of Two Jewish Neighborhoods

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu postponed the evacuation and demolition of five illegal Palestinian buildings in southern Hebron, following the application of international pressure. The...

June 18, 2018 11:26 am

Netanyahu Gets Impromptu Visit From Head of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an impromptu meeting with the leader of Indonesia’s largest Muslim organization. Yahya Cholil Staquf, secretary general of the 60-million...

June 18, 2018 11:13 am

IDF Targets Gaza ‘Terror Kite’ Leader After More Fire Damage

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces targeted a leader in the Gaza campaign to fly incendiary balloons and kites into Israel, according to a statement. “In recent...

June 18, 2018 10:58 am

Knesset Approves and Passes Life-Saving ‘Camel Law’

JNS.org - The Law Requiring Identification and Registration of Livestock, which passed its final Knesset approval last week by a very wide margin, requires livestock to...

June 18, 2018 10:43 am

1,000 Israeli Minors Protest Eviction and Destruction of Tapuach West, Days After Netiv Ha’avot

JNS.org - Hundreds of policemen and soldiers evacuated protesters from 10 buildings in Tapuach West in Samaria on Sunday, which will be demolished by order of...

June 18, 2018 10:25 am

District Court Bars UN Construction in Jerusalem Without Israel’s Permission

JNS.org - The Jerusalem District Court required the United Nations last week to freeze all new construction projects at the UNTSO’s Armon HaNatziv compound. In March 2017,...

June 18, 2018 10:24 am

Israel Says Indicts Ex-Cabinet Minister Over Alleged Spying for Iran

Israel has indicted a former cabinet minister on suspicion of spying for Iran, Israel's Shin Bet internal security service said on Monday. In a statement, the Shin Bet...

June 18, 2018 10:20 am

Classified Documents Stolen From Car of Israeli Brigade Commander

JNS.org - The car of Oz Commando Brigade Commander Col. Avi Blot was broken into on Thursday and military documents were stolen. Military police and the Shin...

June 18, 2018 9:57 am

Young Israeli Stabbing Victim Praises Jewish People From Hospital Bed

JNS.org - Shuva Malka, an 18-year-old Israeli high school student who was brutally stabbed by an Arab from Jenin in Afula last week, has been moved...

June 18, 2018 9:31 am

Israeli Envoy Wrote Trump Campaign Speech to AIPAC, New Book Claims

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer wrote a speech that then-presidential candidate Donald Trump delivered at the American-Israel Political Action Committee in 2016,...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

Source: US to Withdraw From UN Human Rights Body

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will announce on Tuesday that the United Sates is withdrawing from the United Nations Human...

Opinion

The Syrian Intervention: Following the Wingate Model

British Maj. Gen. Orde Charles Wingate’s approach to the liberation of Ethiopia from Italian occupation in 1941 provides a useful model for modern-day intervention in Syria. Rather than hand out...

Middle East

Saudi-Led Coalition Captures Large Areas of Yemen’s Hodeidah Airport

Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen's main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis, a Yemeni military source, the...

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