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Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him Where Bathroom Was 15 Minutes Prior

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken to the media for...

August 21, 2017 3:48 pm

Israel’s Tahal Awarded $176 Million Development Project in Zambia

JNS.org - The Israeli infrastructure company Tahal, a subsidiary of Kardan, has been awarded a $176 million project by the government of Zambia for the development of a large-scale agriculture and water project. The wide-ranging project will...

New Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Rail Line Undergoes First Test Run

JNS.org - The highly anticipated Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway embarked on its maiden voyage Sunday, in the first successful test run of the new rail link connecting the major Israeli cities, Israel’s Channel 2 reported. The test runs...

Israeli Delegation Reportedly Fails to Secure US Guarantees on Syria

JNS.org - Israeli government officials have expressed “grave concern” after a high-level defense delegation from the Jewish state met with US officials in Washington, DC, last week and failed to secure commitments regarding the situation in...

August 18, 2017 5:11 pm

Manchester United Next? Israeli Soccer Champions Hapoel Beer Sheva Edge Closer to Europe’s Big Guns

Israeli soccer champions Hapoel Beer Sheva moved one step closer to the prestigious UEFA Champions...

August 18, 2017 4:21 pm

Donations to Controversial New Israel Fund Plummet by $6 Million in 2016

JNS.org – Donations to the controversial New Israel Fund (NIF), which has been accused of supporting...

August 18, 2017 1:47 pm

In First for IDF, Chief Medical Officer Hails From Druze Community

JNS.org – Brig. Gen. Dr. Tarif Bader was sworn in Thursday as the IDF’s chief medical officer,...

August 18, 2017 10:14 am

Israeli High Court Freezes Controversial Settlement Outpost Law

JNS.org – The Israeli High Court has issued a temporary freeze on the controversial settlement law...

August 17, 2017 4:20 pm

Israel’s Government Press Office to Revoke Press Card of Al Jazeera Reporter

JNS.org – Israel’s Government Press Office (GPO) is set to rescind the press credentials of Al...

August 21, 2017 3:48 pm

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him Where Bathroom Was 15 Minutes Prior

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken to the media for the...

August 21, 2017 11:38 am

Israel’s Tahal Awarded $176 Million Development Project in Zambia

JNS.org - The Israeli infrastructure company Tahal, a subsidiary of Kardan, has been awarded a $176 million project by the government of Zambia for the development...

August 21, 2017 11:00 am

New Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Rail Line Undergoes First Test Run

JNS.org - The highly anticipated Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway embarked on its maiden voyage Sunday, in the first successful test run of the new rail link connecting...

August 21, 2017 10:40 am

Israeli Delegation Reportedly Fails to Secure US Guarantees on Syria

JNS.org - Israeli government officials have expressed “grave concern” after a high-level defense delegation from the Jewish state met with US officials in Washington, DC, last...

August 18, 2017 5:11 pm

Manchester United Next? Israeli Soccer Champions Hapoel Beer Sheva Edge Closer to Europe’s Big Guns

Israeli soccer champions Hapoel Beer Sheva moved one step closer to the prestigious UEFA Champions League this week -- holding out the tantalizing prospect for...

August 18, 2017 4:21 pm

Donations to Controversial New Israel Fund Plummet by $6 Million in 2016

JNS.org – Donations to the controversial New Israel Fund (NIF), which has been accused of supporting anti-Israel groups, have dropped nearly 20 percent in 2016, according...

August 18, 2017 1:47 pm

In First for IDF, Chief Medical Officer Hails From Druze Community

JNS.org – Brig. Gen. Dr. Tarif Bader was sworn in Thursday as the IDF’s chief medical officer, marking the first time in Israel’s history that the position...

August 18, 2017 10:14 am

Israeli High Court Freezes Controversial Settlement Outpost Law

JNS.org – The Israeli High Court has issued a temporary freeze on the controversial settlement law that allowed for certain Jewish outposts built on Palestinian-owned land...

August 17, 2017 4:20 pm

Israel’s Government Press Office to Revoke Press Card of Al Jazeera Reporter

JNS.org – Israel’s Government Press Office (GPO) is set to rescind the press credentials of Al Jazeera reporter Elias Karram, an Israeli Arab, due to his...

August 17, 2017 3:53 pm

In a Test, Israeli Air Force Successfully Intercepts UAV With Patriot Missile

JNS.org – The Israeli Air Force successfully intercepted an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) during a test of its Patriot missile air defense system against new threats. The...

August 17, 2017 9:56 am

Israeli President: US Will ‘Know How to Face’ Antisemitism

JNS.org – Israeli President Reuven Rivlin expressed his “support and solidarity” in a letter to Malcolm Hoenlein, executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents, and...

August 16, 2017 2:45 pm

Netanyahu Planning to Become First Israeli Prime Minister to Visit Latin America

JNS.org – Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly planning to make a historic trip to Latin America next month, which would make him the first sitting Israeli prime...

August 16, 2017 12:51 pm

Israeli, Czech Special Forces Soldiers Conduct Joint Urban Warfare Training Exercise

Over the past two weeks, Israeli and Czech special forces soldiers conducted a joint urban warfare training exercise at the Tze’elim base in the Negev...

August 16, 2017 11:02 am

Israeli Politicians Reject Trump Claim of Two Sides to Charlottesville Violence

Israeli politicians and others took aim at US President Donald Trump for comments appearing to equate neo-Nazi marchers in Charlottesville, Virginia, with left-wing anti-fascist activists,...

Culture

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

World

Kushner Team Heads to Middle East as Arab Leaders Emphasize ‘No Peace...

As a high-level negotiating team headed by US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East...

Opinion

New York Times Blames the Jews for Donald Trump

The New York Times is blaming the Jews for Donald Trump. That’s what I took away from two pieces in the newspaper over the weekend. The first was a news article from...

Middle East

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet in Cairo Ahead of US Delegation’s Arrival

JNS.org - Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian officials met in Cairo Saturday to discuss the next stages in the US-led peace process prior to the arrival of a high-level White House delegation...

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