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Amid New Terror Wave in Israel, Top US Jewish Group Calls for Global Condemnation of Palestinian Violence

As Israel faces a new wave of terrorism, a top US Jewish group is calling on the world to denounce Palestinian violence. Over the past...

December 14, 2018 1:56 pm

IDF Soldiers Slain in Palestinian Shooting Attack Remembered as ‘Pure’ and Selfless

The two Israeli soldiers who were killed in Thursday’s Palestinian shooting attack in the West Bank -- 20-year-old Yovel Mor Yosef of Ashkelon and 19-year-old Yosef Cohen of Beit Shemesh -- were laid to rest...

IDF Soldier In Critical Condition After Fresh Terror Attack Outside Beit El

JNS.org - A Palestinian man infiltrated an IDF army post outside the town of Beit El in southern Samaria on Friday morning, bashing the head of an Israeli soldier with a rock and seriously injuring him...

Israeli Mother Who Lost Son Due to Terror Attack: ‘I Will Bring Many More Babies Into World’

The mother of Aviad Yisrael -- the infant boy who died on Wednesday after being delivered by emergency cesarean section following the wounding of his mother in a terror attack last Sunday -- has pledged...

December 13, 2018 1:23 pm

Eyewitness to Deadly West Bank Terror Attack Tells Media: ‘It’s a Miracle I’m Talking to You Right Now’

An eyewitness to Thursday morning's terror attack at the Givat Asaf junction in the West...

December 13, 2018 12:31 pm

Guardian Draws Ire With ‘Deliberately Misleading’ Headline on Palestinian Terror Attacks

The British newspaper The Guardian is facing criticism for a headline it chose for an...

December 13, 2018 11:18 am

MKs Back Mandatory Life Sentence for Convicted Wife Murderers

JNS.org - The Knesset’s Constitution, Law and Justice ‎Committee on Wednesday voted in favor of imposing...

December 13, 2018 11:14 am

US Envoy to Israel Calls Out Palestinian Authority Amid Spate of Terror Attacks

Following a spate of terror attacks targeting Israelis in recent days -- including one in...

December 13, 2018 11:14 am

IDF Forces Kill Barkan Industrial Park Terrorist Following Two-Month Hunt

JNS.org - The Palestinian who murdered two young Israeli parents in October was found and killed...

December 14, 2018 1:56 pm

Amid New Terror Wave in Israel, Top US Jewish Group Calls for Global Condemnation of Palestinian Violence

As Israel faces a new wave of terrorism, a top US Jewish group is calling on the world to denounce Palestinian violence. Over the past week,...

December 14, 2018 11:12 am

IDF Soldiers Slain in Palestinian Shooting Attack Remembered as ‘Pure’ and Selfless

The two Israeli soldiers who were killed in Thursday’s Palestinian shooting attack in the West Bank -- 20-year-old Yovel Mor Yosef of Ashkelon and 19-year-old...

December 14, 2018 10:57 am

IDF Soldier In Critical Condition After Fresh Terror Attack Outside Beit El

JNS.org - A Palestinian man infiltrated an IDF army post outside the town of Beit El in southern Samaria on Friday morning, bashing the head of...

December 13, 2018 2:03 pm

Israeli Mother Who Lost Son Due to Terror Attack: ‘I Will Bring Many More Babies Into World’

The mother of Aviad Yisrael -- the infant boy who died on Wednesday after being delivered by emergency cesarean section following the wounding of his...

December 13, 2018 1:23 pm

Eyewitness to Deadly West Bank Terror Attack Tells Media: ‘It’s a Miracle I’m Talking to You Right Now’

An eyewitness to Thursday morning's terror attack at the Givat Asaf junction in the West Bank that left two Israeli soldiers dead has recounted the...

December 13, 2018 12:31 pm

Guardian Draws Ire With ‘Deliberately Misleading’ Headline on Palestinian Terror Attacks

The British newspaper The Guardian is facing criticism for a headline it chose for an article it published on Thursday about events in the West...

December 13, 2018 11:18 am

MKs Back Mandatory Life Sentence for Convicted Wife Murderers

JNS.org - The Knesset’s Constitution, Law and Justice ‎Committee on Wednesday voted in favor of imposing a ‎life sentence on men convicted of murdering their ‎wives.‎ The...

December 13, 2018 11:14 am

US Envoy to Israel Calls Out Palestinian Authority Amid Spate of Terror Attacks

Following a spate of terror attacks targeting Israelis in recent days -- including one in which two IDF soldiers were slain on Thursday in the...

December 13, 2018 11:14 am

IDF Forces Kill Barkan Industrial Park Terrorist Following Two-Month Hunt

JNS.org - The Palestinian who murdered two young Israeli parents in October was found and killed by IDF forces early Thursday, following a two-month regional manhunt. Ashraf...

December 13, 2018 9:58 am

Abbas’ Fatah Movement Hails Palestinian Terrorists Behind Recent Attacks as ‘Heroic Martyrs’

The Palestinian terrorist responsible for last Sunday's deadly shooting attack in the West Bank is being publicly mourned by Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah...

December 13, 2018 8:34 am

Two Israelis Killed, Two Wounded in Second Palestinian Shooting Attack This Week

Two Israelis were killed and two others wounded in a Palestinian shooting attack in the West Bank on Thursday morning. The two fatalities were IDF soldiers,...

December 12, 2018 6:03 pm

Baby of Israeli Mother Wounded in Palestinian Shooting Attack Dies, Hundreds Attend Funeral

An Israeli baby boy who was delivered early after his mother was seriously wounded in a Palestinian drive-by shooting attack at a bus stop in...

December 12, 2018 4:09 pm

IDF Says It Will Continue to Act in Syria to Prevent Iranian Entrenchment and Arming of Hezbollah

An IDF delegation returned home on Wednesday following a one-day visit to Moscow for meetings with Russian military officials. According to the Israeli military, the group...

December 12, 2018 3:23 pm

Report: Despite Iranian Goading, Hezbollah Not Seeking New Full-Scale War With Israel

Despite growing concerns about Iran's transfer of precision-guided missile technology to its Lebanese Shi'a terror proxy Hezbollah, the organization is in fact deceptively weak, and...

Features

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...

World

Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue Event at Syracuse University Cancelled Amid Bi...

A dialogue event on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at Syracuse University was nixed last week, allegedly over concerns about its political leanings. The event...

Opinion

The Story of Joseph, the Holocaust, and Why Forgiveness Requires Closure

In 1976, the famous Holocaust survivor and Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal published a small book called The Sunflower. The book was inspired by a troubling and evocative memory that had plagued...

Middle East

Turkey Will Enter Syria’s Manbij If US Doesn’t Remove YPG Fight...

Turkish forces will enter the Syrian town of Manbij if the United States does not remove YPG Kurdish fighters, and...

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