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Amid Ongoing Terror Surge, ‘Mi Shebeirach’ Prayer for Israeli Security Forces Updated to Include Police

The wording of the “Mi Shebeirach” prayer for members of Israeli security forces has officially been updated to include police officers, the Hebrew news...

July 20, 2017 6:38 pm

Israeli Police Release Footage Showing Terrorists Smuggling Weapons Onto Temple Mount Before Friday’s Deadly Attack

Video footage published on Thursday shows how three Israeli Arab terrorists from Umm al-Fahm -- aided by an unidentified accomplice -- smuggled weapons into Jerusalem’s Old City and onto the Temple Mount, from where they...

IDF on Alert as Temple Mount Tension Threatens to Boil Over Friday

JNS.org - The IDF said on Thursday it was preparing to deploy five battalions to prevent the spread of violent clashes from Jerusalem to the West Bank, ahead of massive Muslim protests anticipated on Friday outside...

Terrorist Killed by Israeli Security Forces After Attempted Stabbing Attack in West Bank

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist attempted to stab an Israeli soldier near the Jewish community of Tekoa in Gush Etzion on Thursday, before being shot and killed by security forces. No Israeli troops were harmed in...

July 20, 2017 10:18 am

Netanyahu Says Metal Detectors to Remain at Temple Mount for Now

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday that recently installed metal detectors would...

July 20, 2017 9:53 am

IDF Reveals Scope of Humanitarian Aid Operation in War-Torn Syria

JNS.org - The IDF revealed on Wednesday the details of its secretive humanitarian aid operation with...

July 19, 2017 6:58 pm

UN Commission for Middle East Continues to Push ‘Apartheid’ Slur Against Israel on Social Media

A Beirut-based UN commission ostensibly dedicated to economic and social development in the Middle East continues...

July 19, 2017 5:32 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: New Temple Mount Security Measures ‘Responsible Governance’ on Israel’s Part After Terror Attack

Following last Friday’s terrorist attack at the Temple Mount in which two Israeli policemen were...

July 19, 2017 9:49 am

Netanyahu Overheard Lambasting EU’s ‘Crazy’ Israel Policy

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was overheard harshly criticizing the European Union (EU)...

July 20, 2017 6:38 pm

Amid Ongoing Terror Surge, ‘Mi Shebeirach’ Prayer for Israeli Security Forces Updated to Include Police

The wording of the “Mi Shebeirach” prayer for members of Israeli security forces has officially been updated to include police officers, the Hebrew news site...

July 20, 2017 2:26 pm

Israeli Police Release Footage Showing Terrorists Smuggling Weapons Onto Temple Mount Before Friday’s Deadly Attack

Video footage published on Thursday shows how three Israeli Arab terrorists from Umm al-Fahm -- aided by an unidentified accomplice -- smuggled weapons into Jerusalem’s...

July 20, 2017 11:29 am

IDF on Alert as Temple Mount Tension Threatens to Boil Over Friday

JNS.org - The IDF said on Thursday it was preparing to deploy five battalions to prevent the spread of violent clashes from Jerusalem to the West...

July 20, 2017 10:46 am

Terrorist Killed by Israeli Security Forces After Attempted Stabbing Attack in West Bank

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist attempted to stab an Israeli soldier near the Jewish community of Tekoa in Gush Etzion on Thursday, before being shot...

July 20, 2017 10:18 am

Netanyahu Says Metal Detectors to Remain at Temple Mount for Now

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday that recently installed metal detectors would remain in place for now at the entrance gates to...

July 20, 2017 9:53 am

IDF Reveals Scope of Humanitarian Aid Operation in War-Torn Syria

JNS.org - The IDF revealed on Wednesday the details of its secretive humanitarian aid operation with Israel's war-torn neighbor, Syria. The mission, dubbed “Operation Good Neighbor,” began...

July 19, 2017 6:58 pm

UN Commission for Middle East Continues to Push ‘Apartheid’ Slur Against Israel on Social Media

A Beirut-based UN commission ostensibly dedicated to economic and social development in the Middle East continues to host stridently anti-Zionist content on its web outlets despite...

July 19, 2017 5:32 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: New Temple Mount Security Measures ‘Responsible Governance’ on Israel’s Part After Terror Attack

Following last Friday’s terrorist attack at the Temple Mount in which two Israeli policemen were killed, Palestinian leaders have been seeking to “rile up” their...

July 19, 2017 9:49 am

Netanyahu Overheard Lambasting EU’s ‘Crazy’ Israel Policy

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was overheard harshly criticizing the European Union (EU) during his visit to Budapest, where he took part on...

July 19, 2017 8:21 am

Temple Mount Temporarily Closed After Jews Violate Visitation Rules

The Temple Mount was temporarily closed to Jewish visitors on Wednesday at the order of Jerusalem District Commander Yoram Halevy after Jews broke visitation rules at the...

July 18, 2017 3:26 pm

Israel’s Greek Orthodox Church Sells Iconic Jaffa Land in Latest Controversial Deal

JNS.org - The Greek Orthodox Patriarchate, which is the second-largest landowner in Israel, has sold prime real estate near the iconic clock tower in Jaffa to...

July 18, 2017 10:30 am

Knesset Speaker Slams Jordanian Counterpart Over Prayer for Temple Mount Terrorists

JNS.org - Israel’s Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein slammed his Jordanian counterpart Atef Tarawneh for praising the Arab terrorists who killed two Israeli police officers near the...

July 18, 2017 9:52 am

Muslim Worshippers Throw Molotov Cocktails, Rocks at Israeli Security Forces in Protests Against New Temple Mount Measures

Protests staged by Muslim worshipers against increased Israeli security measures at the Temple Mount continued and escalated overnight Monday as Molotov cocktails and rocks were...

July 18, 2017 9:17 am

Netanyahu Pays Landmark Visit to Hungary Amid Battle Between Prime Minister Orban, George Soros

Hungary welcomes Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu today (18 July) on a landmark visit that Prime Minister Viktor Orbán hopes will bolster him in his battle...

Features

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

A Tale of Two Palestinian Worlds

JNS.org - For slightly more than a decade, the two main areas slated for a future Palestinian state -- the disputed territories in...

World

House Committee Approves Strict Restrictions on US Funding for UN and Pales...

Tough conditions on American funding for both the UN and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have been approved by the congressional committee...

Opinion

New York Times Obituary of Harvard Figure Omits His Clashes With Jewish Com...

A laudatory New York Times obituary of a Harvard “neurobiologist and explorer,” S. Allen Counter, managed somehow to omit any...

July 20, 2017 12:47 pm
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Middle East

Kuwait Takes ‘Actions’ Regarding Diplomatic Relations With Iran

Kuwait has taken unspecified "actions" regarding its diplomatic relationship with Iran following a court case ruling last year, a Kuwaiti government official said on Thursday, after Arab media said parts...

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