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Car Bomb Hits Security Force in Northeastern Syria, at Least One Killed

A car bomb killed one member of a security force and wounded two others in the Kurdish-controlled city of Qamishli in northeastern Syria on...

August 18, 2019 11:27 am

Civilian Death Toll Mounts as Syrian Offensive Widens

Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians in northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive against the last major rebel stronghold, a war monitor and local...

‘Ghost’ Tankers, Mysterious Lebanese Businessmen, and Two Front Companies Are Helping Iran Circumvent Oil Sanctions, Says Arab News Outlet

Iran is continuing its attempts to circumvent US sanctions, especially on its oil exports, using mysterious Lebanese front companies to smuggle its product onto the market. According to the United Arab Emirates media outlet The National...

Abbas Reportedly Spurns GOP Delegation in Ramallah

  JNS.org -  Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas apparently backed out of a meeting with a 31-member GOP delegation at the last minute on Tuesday, sending other senior officials to meet them in his stead. The incident...

August 13, 2019 8:59 am

Iran Says Britain Might Free Oil Tanker Soon: IRNA

Iran said on Tuesday that Britain might free its oil tanker Grace 1 soon in a...

August 12, 2019 10:07 am

US Turning Gulf Region Into ‘Tinderbox:’ Iran’s Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States on Monday of turning the...

August 12, 2019 10:06 am

Saudi Rallies Around Exiled Yemen Leader After UAE-Backed Separatists Seize Aden

Saudi Arabia threw its weight behind Yemen's exiled president, as UAE-backed southern separatists who took...

August 12, 2019 9:34 am

Arab Countries Blast Israel Over Tisha B’Av Temple Mount Clashes

JNS.org - Voices from across the Arab and Muslim world expressed outrage Sunday in the...

August 12, 2019 9:16 am

Iran Warns of War if ‘Zionists’ Enter the Persian Gulf

JNS.org - Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps naval commander Alireza Tangsiri warned Sunday that “any illegitimate...

August 18, 2019 11:27 am

Car Bomb Hits Security Force in Northeastern Syria, at Least One Killed

A car bomb killed one member of a security force and wounded two others in the Kurdish-controlled city of Qamishli in northeastern Syria on Sunday,...

August 17, 2019 2:55 pm

Civilian Death Toll Mounts as Syrian Offensive Widens

Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians in northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive against...

August 14, 2019 10:41 am

‘Ghost’ Tankers, Mysterious Lebanese Businessmen, and Two Front Companies Are Helping Iran Circumvent Oil Sanctions, Says Arab News Outlet

Iran is continuing its attempts to circumvent US sanctions, especially on its oil exports, using mysterious Lebanese front companies to smuggle its product onto the...

August 14, 2019 10:36 am

Abbas Reportedly Spurns GOP Delegation in Ramallah

  JNS.org -  Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas apparently backed out of a meeting with a 31-member GOP delegation at the last minute on Tuesday, sending...

August 13, 2019 8:59 am

Iran Says Britain Might Free Oil Tanker Soon: IRNA

Iran said on Tuesday that Britain might free its oil tanker Grace 1 soon in a maritime saga that has exacerbated frictions between Tehran and the...

August 12, 2019 10:07 am

US Turning Gulf Region Into ‘Tinderbox:’ Iran’s Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States on Monday of turning the Gulf region into a "matchbox ready to ignite," according to...

August 12, 2019 10:06 am

Saudi Rallies Around Exiled Yemen Leader After UAE-Backed Separatists Seize Aden

Saudi Arabia threw its weight behind Yemen's exiled president, as UAE-backed southern separatists who took over the port of Aden held strong against Riyadh's calls...

August 12, 2019 9:34 am

Arab Countries Blast Israel Over Tisha B’Av Temple Mount Clashes

JNS.org - Voices from across the Arab and Muslim world expressed outrage Sunday in the wake of violent clashes between Muslim worshippers and Israeli security...

August 12, 2019 9:16 am

Iran Warns of War if ‘Zionists’ Enter the Persian Gulf

JNS.org - Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps naval commander Alireza Tangsiri warned Sunday that “any illegitimate presence by the Zionists in the waters of the Persian...

August 11, 2019 8:07 pm

Car Bomb Explodes in Libya’s Benghazi, Killing Three UN Staff

A car bomb explosion in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi killed three UN staff members and two other mission members on Saturday, the United...

August 11, 2019 11:44 am

Syrian Army Takes Strategic Town From Rebels in New Advance

Syria's army has captured a strategically important town in Idlib in the rebels' last major enclave, a war monitor and a military media unit run...

August 9, 2019 9:39 am

Iran Warns Against Any Israeli Involvement in Gulf Maritime Coalition

Any Israeli involvement in any maritime coalition in the Gulf is a "clear threat" to Iran's national security and the Islamic Republic has a right...

August 9, 2019 9:37 am

Israel Says GPS Disruptions in Airspace End

Weeks-long disruptions to GPS signals in Israel's airspace have ended, officials said on Friday, declining comment on an Army Radio report that Russian electronic warfare...

August 8, 2019 10:34 am

Arson Balloon Attacks on Southern Israel Resume

JNS.org - A fire that broke out on Wednesday in the Gaza-adjacent Simhoni forest was the result of an arson balloon flown over the Gaza...

Culture

Mourning a Jewish Man of Laughter

He was a prankster who loved to wear purple. He was a devoted father of two young girls. His phone...

Food Scholar Adam Richman Shares Emotional Moment at the Western Wall

Jewish TV personality and food expert Adam Richman visited the Western Wall in...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

Living With Neo-Nazis: Seven Years in the Belly of the Beast

CTech - On August 5, 2012, 43-year-old Wade Michael Page drove to a diner in Wisconsin where his ex-girlfriend worked. Upon learning she was not there, he entered a Sikh...

Israel

Syrian Refugee Mother Thanks Israeli Doctors After They Save Young Child Wi...

Israeli doctors at a Jerusalem hospital have saved a one-and-a-half-year-old Syrian toddler with a heart defect whose parents fled with...

Opinion

It’s Time for Israel to Stop Hamas — Now

JNS.org - A string of recent terrorist attacks leaves no room for doubt: For the first time in a while, Israel faces combustible situations in both Gaza and Judea and...

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