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IDF Raids Eight Palestinian Media Outlets in ‘Large-Scale Operation’ Against Incitement

JNS.org - The IDF -- in a joint operation with Israel’s Shin Bet security agency and Civil Administration -- raided the offices of eight Palestinian...

October 18, 2017 10:44 am

Israel Elected to UN Space Committee, Despite Arab Opposition

JNS.org - In a vote at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, an Israeli representative was elected to sit on the bureau of world body’s Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), despite...

Israel: We Will Not Negotiate With Palestinian Government if Hamas Is Involved

JNS.org - The Israeli government announced on Tuesday it would not engage in diplomatic negotiations with the current iteration of a Palestinian unity government, which includes the terror group Hamas. According to the Prime Minister’s Office,...

New Report Shows Hezbollah Used Prominent Bank in War-Ravaged DR Congo to Finance Key Terror Network

Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed Shia terrorist group in Lebanon, has been using a bank with close ties to the president of the Democratic Republic of Congo to launder money and maintain a terror-funding network under the control...

October 17, 2017 2:15 pm

High-Level Israeli Business Delegation Slated to Visit Cuba in December

JNS.org - Israel has reportedly granted approval to a group of top Israeli business leaders to...

October 17, 2017 10:16 am

Report: IDF Strikes Targets in Sinai Hours After Islamic State Rockets Hit Southern Israel

JNS.org - Israeli military planes bombed several targets in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Sunday night just...

October 17, 2017 10:03 am

Netanyahu Tells Visiting Russian Defense Minister: Israel Won’t Allow Iran to Establish Itself Militarily in Syria

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in...

October 16, 2017 5:01 pm

Newly-Discovered Portions of Western Wall and Roman Theater Unveiled in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Large-scale excavations conducted in the Old City of Jerusalem for the past two years...

October 16, 2017 4:40 pm

Netanyahu Touts Jerusalem’s Religious Freedom at First-of-Its-Kind Christian Media Summit

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday welcomed representatives from about 70 Christian media...

October 18, 2017 10:44 am

IDF Raids Eight Palestinian Media Outlets in ‘Large-Scale Operation’ Against Incitement

JNS.org - The IDF -- in a joint operation with Israel’s Shin Bet security agency and Civil Administration -- raided the offices of eight Palestinian media...

October 18, 2017 10:30 am

Israel Elected to UN Space Committee, Despite Arab Opposition

JNS.org - In a vote at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, an Israeli representative was elected to sit on the bureau of world body’s...

October 18, 2017 10:10 am

Israel: We Will Not Negotiate With Palestinian Government if Hamas Is Involved

JNS.org - The Israeli government announced on Tuesday it would not engage in diplomatic negotiations with the current iteration of a Palestinian unity government, which...

October 17, 2017 7:39 pm

New Report Shows Hezbollah Used Prominent Bank in War-Ravaged DR Congo to Finance Key Terror Network

Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed Shia terrorist group in Lebanon, has been using a bank with close ties to the president of the Democratic Republic of Congo...

October 17, 2017 2:15 pm

High-Level Israeli Business Delegation Slated to Visit Cuba in December

JNS.org - Israel has reportedly granted approval to a group of top Israeli business leaders to visit Cuba -- which has no diplomatic ties with the...

October 17, 2017 10:16 am

Report: IDF Strikes Targets in Sinai Hours After Islamic State Rockets Hit Southern Israel

JNS.org - Israeli military planes bombed several targets in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Sunday night just hours after two rockets from the area were fired into...

October 17, 2017 10:03 am

Netanyahu Tells Visiting Russian Defense Minister: Israel Won’t Allow Iran to Establish Itself Militarily in Syria

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in Jerusalem Tuesday for discussions on Iran and security coordination in...

October 16, 2017 5:01 pm

Newly-Discovered Portions of Western Wall and Roman Theater Unveiled in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Large-scale excavations conducted in the Old City of Jerusalem for the past two years have revealed massive portions of the Western Wall unseen for...

October 16, 2017 4:40 pm

Netanyahu Touts Jerusalem’s Religious Freedom at First-of-Its-Kind Christian Media Summit

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday welcomed representatives from about 70 Christian media outlets as they convened in Jerusalem for a first-of-its-kind summit. “You...

October 16, 2017 3:46 pm

Jewish Leaders Congratulate New Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Warn Against Coalition With Far-Right

Jewish leaders have expressed alarm at the prospect of a governing coalition in Austria dominated by the far-right, following Sunday's strong showing in national elections...

October 16, 2017 1:18 pm

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Playing Central Role in Assault on Kurdish City of Kirkuk in Northern Iraq

Iran opened a new front in its bid for regional domination on Monday, as Iraqi government forces and Shia militias backed by the Tehran regime's...

October 16, 2017 10:08 am

Israel Will See 12,000 New Settlement Homes Approved by End of 2017, Official Says

JNS.org - By the end of 2017, some 12,000 new Israeli settlement homes will have been approved at various stages of the planning and construction process,...

October 16, 2017 10:07 am

Israeli Jets Return Fire With Attack on Syrian Anti-Aircraft Missile Launcher

JNS.org - The Israeli military attacked a Syrian army anti-aircraft battery on Monday, after the battery opened fire on Israeli Air Force reconnaissance planes with...

October 15, 2017 7:10 pm

Jewish Groups: US and Israeli Withdrawals From UNESCO Are Consequence of Political Bias

US Jewish groups have cast the decisions by the US and Israel to withdraw from UNESCO as the inevitable consequence of the uncompromising anti-Israeli bias at...

Features

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation

JNS.org - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’

JNS.org - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...

Israel Group at Stanford Pulls Support for Event Highlighting Minorities in Jewish State

JNS.org - The Stanford Israel Association (SIA) -- a student group at the California-based...

World

George Soros Transfers $18 Billion to His Open Society Foundations

George Soros, who built one of the world’s largest fortunes through a famous series of trades, has turned over nearly $18 billion to Open Society Foundations, according to foundation officials,...

Opinion

Does The Washington Post Even Read The Washington Post?

An old adage, often attributed to Mark Twain, states that the “truth is stranger than fiction -- because we don’t meet it as often.” But readers of The Washington Post might wish for...

Middle East

Tehran Regime Leader Khamenei Rejects Trump’s ‘Rants and Whoppe...

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday dismissed US President Donald Trump's aggressive criticism as "rants and whoppers" while...

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