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Saudi Arabia Has ‘No Intention’ of 1973 Oil Embargo Replay

Saudi Arabia has no intention of unleashing a 1973-style oil embargo on Western consumers and will isolate oil from politics, the Saudi energy minister...

October 22, 2018 11:36 am

Lebanon’s Hariri Says He Is Still Working to Form Government

Efforts to form a new Lebanese government after months of negotiation remain "on their way to a solution," Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said on Monday. Last week President Michel Aoun said a government would be formed...

Normality Returns for Some in Damascus After Fighting Ends

Some people in the Syrian capital Damascus have been able to enjoy a semblance of normality since fighting in the area ended in May, but in the rubble of shattered, destitute towns nearby, life could...

Saudi Arabia Calls Khashoggi Killing ‘Grave Mistake,’ Claims Prince Not Aware

Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a "huge and grave mistake," but sought to shield its powerful crown prince from the widening crisis, saying Mohammed bin...

October 21, 2018 11:09 am

Iran Names New Economy Minister in Reshuffle as US Sanctions Bite

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed academic Farhad Dejpasand as the new economy and finance minister...

October 20, 2018 2:14 pm

Trump a Reluctant Critic of Saudi Arabia Despite Pressure to Act

Six days after Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared, US President Donald Trump tried to play...

October 20, 2018 2:01 pm

Saudi Arabia Admits Khashoggi Died in Consulate

Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside...

October 19, 2018 2:51 pm

Report: Iran Boosting Shipments of Advanced Weaponry to Hezbollah in Lebanon

Iran has been increasing its shipments of advanced weaponry to its Lebanon-based Shi’a terror proxy...

October 19, 2018 10:40 am

Sources: As Khashoggi Crisis Grows, Saudi King Asserts Authority, Checks Son’s Power

So grave is the fallout from the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi that King...

October 22, 2018 11:36 am

Saudi Arabia Has ‘No Intention’ of 1973 Oil Embargo Replay

Saudi Arabia has no intention of unleashing a 1973-style oil embargo on Western consumers and will isolate oil from politics, the Saudi energy minister said...

October 22, 2018 11:32 am

Lebanon’s Hariri Says He Is Still Working to Form Government

Efforts to form a new Lebanese government after months of negotiation remain "on their way to a solution," Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said on Monday. Last...

October 22, 2018 11:19 am

Normality Returns for Some in Damascus After Fighting Ends

Some people in the Syrian capital Damascus have been able to enjoy a semblance of normality since fighting in the area ended in May, but...

October 22, 2018 9:24 am

Saudi Arabia Calls Khashoggi Killing ‘Grave Mistake,’ Claims Prince Not Aware

Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a "huge and grave mistake," but sought to shield its...

October 21, 2018 11:09 am

Iran Names New Economy Minister in Reshuffle as US Sanctions Bite

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed academic Farhad Dejpasand as the new economy and finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, state television reported, as...

October 20, 2018 2:14 pm

Trump a Reluctant Critic of Saudi Arabia Despite Pressure to Act

Six days after Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared, US President Donald Trump tried to play down the crisis, saying "hopefully that will sort itself out." It...

October 20, 2018 2:01 pm

Saudi Arabia Admits Khashoggi Died in Consulate

Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate, its first admission of his death after...

October 19, 2018 2:51 pm

Report: Iran Boosting Shipments of Advanced Weaponry to Hezbollah in Lebanon

Iran has been increasing its shipments of advanced weaponry to its Lebanon-based Shi’a terror proxy Hezbollah, Fox News reported on Friday. This weaponry includes -- according...

October 19, 2018 10:40 am

Sources: As Khashoggi Crisis Grows, Saudi King Asserts Authority, Checks Son’s Power

So grave is the fallout from the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi that King Salman has felt compelled to intervene, five sources with links...

October 19, 2018 10:15 am

Palestinian Authority Arrests American Citizen for Helping Arab Sell House to Jews

JNS.org - The family of a Palestinian-American citizen reached out to the US State Department for help after he was arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces...

October 18, 2018 11:25 am

Hamas Chief Alive and Well, and Not Hiding Following Beersheva Rocket Attack

JNS.org - Despite launching a powerful rocket deep inside Israel on Wednesday, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh came out of hiding on Thursday and was sighted walking...

October 18, 2018 11:21 am

Report: Hamas Agrees to Curb Gaza Border Violence to Facilitate Truce With Israel

JNS.org - Hamas has decided to scale back the violent weekly protests along Gaza’s border with Israel in an effort to bring down the number of...

October 18, 2018 10:13 am

Sources: Turkey’s Tupras in Talks With US For Iran Sanctions Waiver

Turkey's top refiner, Tupras, is in talks with US officials to obtain a waiver allowing it to keep buying Iranian oil after Washington reinstates sanctions on...

October 18, 2018 9:54 am

President: Lebanese Government Will be Formed ‘Very Soon’

Lebanon's president said on Thursday a government would be formed very soon as political parties intensified negotiations to break a deadlock more than five months...

Culture

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has...

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

World

‘One Less Holocaust Denier on This Earth:’ Robert Faurisson, No...

Robert Faurisson -- the French academic honored by the Iranian regime and convicted in France during a four decade-long career as...

Israel

Israel Exposes Hezbollah Operatives Spying on Border Disguised as Environme...

The IDF exposed on Monday an observation post near the Israel-Lebanon border used by Hezbollah operatives dressed up as tree-planting...

Opinion

For Palestinians, Selling Land to a Jew Is Punishable by Death

After the barbaric story we have all followed of Jamal Khashoggi and his horrific murder at the hands of admitted Saudi agents, we can see a growing campaign on the...

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