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With Trump in Town, Israel Declares Goal of Increasing Exports to US to $100 Billion Annually by 2020

Israel's economy minister wants to boost the Jewish state's exports to the US over fivefold by the end of this decade. In a statement issued...

May 22, 2017 12:54 pm

Shortly After Arrival in Israel, Trump Makes History, Becoming First Sitting US President to Visit Western Wall in Jerusalem

Within hours of arriving in Israel on Monday, Donald Trump made history by becoming the first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City. Donning a black kippah, the president stood solemnly in...

Majority of Israeli Lawmakers Support Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem, Poll Says

JNS.org - Most of the lawmakers in the Israeli Knesset support relocating the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a new poll conducted by Israel Hayom revealed. The data, collected ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit...

Trump Lands in Israel, Says ‘Iran Can Never Be Allowed to Possess a Nuclear Weapon’

  US President Donald Trump and his entourage arrived in Israel on Monday morning on the second leg of a foreign tour that began in Saudi Arabia on Friday. Trump departed immediately for the holy sites in the...

May 22, 2017 7:34 am

Netanyahu Ahead of Trump’s Visit: Israel Didn’t Occupy Jerusalem, We Liberated It

Israel “didn’t occupy Jerusalem fifty years ago, it liberated it,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said...

May 21, 2017 12:54 pm

White House Official Says ‘Fundamental Change’ in Palestinian Authority Needed to Advance Peace Process

A senior White House official has said that US President Donald Trump's bid for a...

May 21, 2017 12:42 pm

It’s One of the Greatest Comebacks in English Soccer History, and It’s Being Led by an Israeli Arab and an Israeli Jew

If Israeli players are a rare site in the upper echelons of European soccer –...

May 21, 2017 8:58 am

Israeli Cabinet to Vote on Relief Measures for Palestinians Ahead of Trump Visit

Ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to Israel, the security cabinet will convene on...

May 19, 2017 12:52 pm

Israel’s Capital Experiences Significant Population Growth Ahead of Jerusalem Day

JNS.org - As Israel prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem May...

May 22, 2017 12:54 pm

With Trump in Town, Israel Declares Goal of Increasing Exports to US to $100 Billion Annually by 2020

Israel's economy minister wants to boost the Jewish state's exports to the US over fivefold by the end of this decade. In a statement issued as...

May 22, 2017 11:10 am

Shortly After Arrival in Israel, Trump Makes History, Becoming First Sitting US President to Visit Western Wall in Jerusalem

Within hours of arriving in Israel on Monday, Donald Trump made history by becoming the first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s...

May 22, 2017 10:07 am

Majority of Israeli Lawmakers Support Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem, Poll Says

JNS.org - Most of the lawmakers in the Israeli Knesset support relocating the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a new poll conducted...

May 22, 2017 8:55 am

Trump Lands in Israel, Says ‘Iran Can Never Be Allowed to Possess a Nuclear Weapon’

  US President Donald Trump and his entourage arrived in Israel on Monday morning on the second leg of a foreign tour that began in Saudi Arabia...

May 22, 2017 7:34 am

Netanyahu Ahead of Trump’s Visit: Israel Didn’t Occupy Jerusalem, We Liberated It

Israel “didn’t occupy Jerusalem fifty years ago, it liberated it,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on the eve of US President Donald Trump’s historic two-day...

May 21, 2017 12:54 pm

White House Official Says ‘Fundamental Change’ in Palestinian Authority Needed to Advance Peace Process

A senior White House official has said that US President Donald Trump's bid for a final peace deal between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA)...

May 21, 2017 12:42 pm

It’s One of the Greatest Comebacks in English Soccer History, and It’s Being Led by an Israeli Arab and an Israeli Jew

If Israeli players are a rare site in the upper echelons of European soccer – at least when compared with the number of Argentinians, Dutch,...

May 21, 2017 8:58 am

Israeli Cabinet to Vote on Relief Measures for Palestinians Ahead of Trump Visit

Ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to Israel, the security cabinet will convene on Sunday afternoon to approve a series of relief measures for...

May 19, 2017 12:52 pm

Israel’s Capital Experiences Significant Population Growth Ahead of Jerusalem Day

JNS.org - As Israel prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem May 23, the nation's capital has experienced significant population growth. According to...

May 19, 2017 10:53 am

Report: Nearly Half of Israel’s Population to Be Arabs and Haredi Jews by 2059

JNS.org - A new report by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) predicts nearly half of Israel’s population will be comprised of Arabs and Haredi Jews by...

May 19, 2017 10:46 am

Israel Exports $3.1 Billion to US in First Quarter of 2017, a 5-Percent Increase

JNS.org - Ahead of President Donald Trump's visit to Israel next week, the Israel Export Institute (IEI) released data showing the deep economic relationship between...

May 18, 2017 4:12 pm

Hebrew University Drops Israel’s National Anthem at Graduation, Sparking Outrage

JNS.org - Hebrew University of Jerusalem has come under fire for a decision not to play Israel’s national anthem, “Hatikvah,” during a graduation ceremony to avoid...

May 17, 2017 8:27 pm

Danish Foreign Minister Set to Announce $8 Million in Grants to Pro-BDS Palestinian NGOs

Denmark's foreign minister is set to announce a grant of over $8 million earmarked for NGOs involved in the demonization of Israel, drawing protests from a...

May 17, 2017 11:17 am

Israeli Minister Cancels Visit to Jordan Amid Row Over Terror Attack

JNS.org - A diplomatic row between Israel and Jordan escalated on Tuesday when Israeli Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis cancelled a scheduled visit to the...

Features

Why Aren’t Muslim Countries Helping the Palestinians?

JNS.org - Why aren’t Muslim countries leading givers to the Palestinian cause? That question has renewed relevance after a United Nations agency’s...

Democrats, Jewish Groups and Trump Protest Palestinian Terror Payments

JNS.org - Prominent Democrats and major US Jewish organizations are joining President Donald Trump and...

Israel’s First-Ever Malt Whisky to Go on Sale in June

JNS.org - The Tel Aviv-based Milk & Honey Distillery (M&H) recently unveiled its first-ever malt whisky on World Whisky Day (May...

World

Manchester Attack: Hunt for Possible 2nd Bomb Under Way

Investigators have uncovered signs the suicide bomber at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester may have made a second explosive device that's still missing, local media reported Friday. The suspicion of...

Opinion

From Greeley, Colorado to Manchester, England

JNS.org - For those -- like me -- who’d never really given any thought to singer Ariana Grande before the terrorist atrocity at her concert in Manchester, it took a few minutes to figure out...

Middle East

UN Warns of ‘Walking Into Another Gaza Crisis With Eyes Wide OpenR...

The United Nations Middle East envoy warned the Security Council on Friday that a power struggle between the rival Palestinian...

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