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Jerusalem Marathon Sees Registration Spike After US Recognition of Capital

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital may have led to a rise in foreign registration for the Jerusalem Marathon,...

December 17, 2017 1:04 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Carrying Two Bombs Arrested Outside Samaria Courthouse

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist carrying two pipe bombs was arrested at the entrance to the Samaria Military Court on Sunday after he attempted to pass through a metal detector. Following the incident, the terrorist was interrogated...

Israel’s Airport, Stock Exchange, Banks Briefly Shut Down Amid Strike Over Teva Pharm Job Cuts

Israel's main public-sector labor union staged a half-day strike on Sunday, closing the airport, stock exchange, banks and all government ministries to protest at mass layoffs planned by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries. Debt-ridden Teva, one of Israel's...

Security Preparations in Full Swing Ahead of Pence’s Israel Visit; Police Expect Palestinian Protests Against VP Over Jerusalem Recognition

Security preparations are in full swing in Israel ahead of US Vice President Mike Pence's impending arrival on Wednesday for a three-day visit. Pence will spend his entire time in Israel in Jerusalem, where he will...

December 15, 2017 2:28 pm

NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker (D) has issued a scorching rebuke to the Jersey City imam...

December 15, 2017 9:54 am

Israeli Border Police Officer Wounded by Palestinian Stabber Wearing Apparent Bomb Belt

An Israeli Border Police officer was stabbed and moderately wounded on Friday by a Palestinian...

December 15, 2017 9:07 am

Israel Questions Iranian Blogger After Giving Her Asylum

An Iranian blogger granted asylum in Israel has been questioned by its Shin Bet internal...

December 14, 2017 11:43 am

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008...

December 14, 2017 11:14 am

Jerusalem Cable Car System Will Link Landmarks, Aim to Further Boost Israeli Tourism

JNS.org - A planned cable car system linking key landmarks in Jerusalem “will be yet another...

December 17, 2017 1:04 pm

Jerusalem Marathon Sees Registration Spike After US Recognition of Capital

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital may have led to a rise in foreign registration for the Jerusalem Marathon, officials...

December 17, 2017 1:01 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Carrying Two Bombs Arrested Outside Samaria Courthouse

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist carrying two pipe bombs was arrested at the entrance to the Samaria Military Court on Sunday after he attempted to pass...

December 17, 2017 12:20 pm

Israel’s Airport, Stock Exchange, Banks Briefly Shut Down Amid Strike Over Teva Pharm Job Cuts

Israel's main public-sector labor union staged a half-day strike on Sunday, closing the airport, stock exchange, banks and all government ministries to protest at mass...

December 17, 2017 9:54 am

Security Preparations in Full Swing Ahead of Pence’s Israel Visit; Police Expect Palestinian Protests Against VP Over Jerusalem Recognition

Security preparations are in full swing in Israel ahead of US Vice President Mike Pence's impending arrival on Wednesday for a three-day visit. Pence will spend...

December 15, 2017 2:28 pm

NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker (D) has issued a scorching rebuke to the Jersey City imam who delivered two antisemitic sermons in the last month exhorting...

December 15, 2017 9:54 am

Israeli Border Police Officer Wounded by Palestinian Stabber Wearing Apparent Bomb Belt

An Israeli Border Police officer was stabbed and moderately wounded on Friday by a Palestinian assailant during a riot near the West Bank city of...

December 15, 2017 9:07 am

Israel Questions Iranian Blogger After Giving Her Asylum

An Iranian blogger granted asylum in Israel has been questioned by its Shin Bet internal security service on suspicion of illegal communication with Iran, an...

December 14, 2017 11:43 am

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House,...

December 14, 2017 11:14 am

Jerusalem Cable Car System Will Link Landmarks, Aim to Further Boost Israeli Tourism

JNS.org - A planned cable car system linking key landmarks in Jerusalem “will be yet another boost to tourism” in the capital city, Israeli Tourism Minister...

December 14, 2017 11:07 am

Israeli Defense Minister Urges Cooperation With Saudis Against Iran

JNS.org - Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has called on moderate Sunni states, especially Saudi Arabia, to bolster their security ties with Israel in an effort to...

December 14, 2017 10:39 am

IDF Is Israel’s Most Trusted Public Institution, Survey Shows

JNS.org - The IDF is the most trusted public institution in Israel, according to the newly released 2017 Israel Democracy Index survey. Eighty-one percent of respondents said...

December 14, 2017 8:36 am

Israeli Pharmaceutical Giant Teva to Lay Off Quarter of Workforce

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries will cut its workforce by more than a quarter, give up many of its manufacturing plants and suspend its dividend on ordinary...

December 14, 2017 8:27 am

Israel Closes Gaza Border Crossings, Amid Spate of Palestinian Rocket Attacks

Israel announced the closure of its Gaza border crossings on Thursday in response to daily rocket fire from the enclave over the past week after...

December 13, 2017 6:51 pm

India, China and Russia Refrain From Recognizing East Jerusalem as Capital of Palestine in Joint Statement

Foreign ministers from India, Russia and China notably refrained from recognizing East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine at their annual meeting in New Delhi...

Features

Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force

JNS.org - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

World

Trump in New Foreign Policy Doctrine: Israel Is Not the Cause of Middle Eas...

President Donald Trump will declare that China and Russia are competitors seeking to challenge US power and erode its security...

Opinion

World Media Silent as Mahmoud Abbas — Israel’s ‘Peace Par...

Just how bad is the media bias against Israel? In a week filled with extensive coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict -- much...

Middle East

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Palestinian Leader Abbas Acting ‘Like a Spoil...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has acted “like a spoiled child” following the Trump administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s...

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