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Anti-Israel Protests Held in Turkey, Jordan Over Temple Mount Security Measures

JNS.org - Anti-Israel demonstrations were held across the Muslim world on Thursday and Friday to protest Israel’s decision to implement metal detectors at the Temple...

July 22, 2017 1:24 pm

Three Israelis Stabbed to Death by Palestinian Terrorist During Shabbat Dinner in West Bank Settlement

Three Israelis were stabbed to death and another was seriously wounded on Friday night by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist who broke into a home in the West Bank settlement of Halamish, northwest of Ramallah. According to...

Israeli Students Help Uncover 2,700-Year-Old Assyrian-Era Water Reservoir

JNS.org – Israeli high school students working in conjunction with the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) have unearthed an “impressively large” 2,700-year-old ancient water reservoir near Rosh Ha'ayin in central Israel that dates to the period around...

Israeli Robotics Start-Up Announces $14 Million Fundraising Round

JNS.org – The Israeli start-up Intuition Robotics, which is developing a robot that aims to improve quality of life for seniors, announced on Wednesday a $14 million financing round headed by Japan’s Toyota Research Institute. The Israeli company’s...

July 21, 2017 2:20 pm

PA Must Pay Damages for Torturing Palestinians, Israeli Court Rules

JNS.org – In a landmark case, a Jerusalem court this week ruled that the Palestinian Authority (PA)...

July 21, 2017 2:08 pm

Hamas Waging ‘Ecological Terror’ as Sewage Flows Into Israel From Gaza

JNS.org – Contaminated wastewater from Hamas-ruled Gaza is streaming into Israel and reaching the nearby coast of...

July 21, 2017 10:53 am

3 Palestinians Reported Killed in Violent Jerusalem Protests Against Temple Mount Security Measures

JNS.org – Three Palestinians were reportedly killed and several-dozen were injured during “day of rage” riots...

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...

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 --...

July 22, 2017 1:24 pm

Anti-Israel Protests Held in Turkey, Jordan Over Temple Mount Security Measures

JNS.org - Anti-Israel demonstrations were held across the Muslim world on Thursday and Friday to protest Israel’s decision to implement metal detectors at the Temple Mount,...

July 21, 2017 5:22 pm

Three Israelis Stabbed to Death by Palestinian Terrorist During Shabbat Dinner in West Bank Settlement

Three Israelis were stabbed to death and another was seriously wounded on Friday night by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist who broke into a home in...

July 21, 2017 3:21 pm

Israeli Students Help Uncover 2,700-Year-Old Assyrian-Era Water Reservoir

JNS.org – Israeli high school students working in conjunction with the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) have unearthed an “impressively large” 2,700-year-old ancient water reservoir near Rosh...

July 21, 2017 3:03 pm

Israeli Robotics Start-Up Announces $14 Million Fundraising Round

JNS.org – The Israeli start-up Intuition Robotics, which is developing a robot that aims to improve quality of life for seniors, announced on Wednesday a $14 million...

July 21, 2017 2:20 pm

PA Must Pay Damages for Torturing Palestinians, Israeli Court Rules

JNS.org – In a landmark case, a Jerusalem court this week ruled that the Palestinian Authority (PA) must pay damages to 51 Palestinians who were imprisoned and...

July 21, 2017 2:08 pm

Hamas Waging ‘Ecological Terror’ as Sewage Flows Into Israel From Gaza

JNS.org – Contaminated wastewater from Hamas-ruled Gaza is streaming into Israel and reaching the nearby coast of Ashkelon, which shares a border with Gaza, as a result...

July 21, 2017 10:53 am

3 Palestinians Reported Killed in Violent Jerusalem Protests Against Temple Mount Security Measures

JNS.org – Three Palestinians were reportedly killed and several-dozen were injured during “day of rage” riots over Israel’s security measures on the Temple Mount, following the...

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...

Culture

Jewish Giants Player Talks About Judaism, His Hebrew Tattoo and Kosher Food Cravings

An offensive lineman for the New York Giants talked about his Jewish heritage, Hebrew...

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Features

Halamish Terror Attack Signals New Escalation of Violence

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist fatally stabbed an Israeli father and two of his adult children on Friday night in the...

US Jewish Leaders From Right to Left Back Metal Detectors on Temple Mount

JNS.org - There is a broad consensus among American Jewish leaders in support of...

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...

World

‘Just Be You:’ Chicago SlutWalk Organizer Sounds Conciliatory T...

As controversy continues to swirl around the upcoming August 12 SlutWalk march in Chicago, one of the organizing collective's members has...

Opinion

Devarim: The Book of the Covenant

As we begin reading the fifth and final book of the Torah this week, I would like to discuss three questions. First, why does the book of Devarim have the...

July 25, 2017 1:09 pm
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Middle East

Turkey’s President Erdogan Urges All Muslims to ‘Visit’ a...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday urged all Muslims to visit and protect Jerusalem after violence broke out over...

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