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Finland Invests In Contracts With Israel to Boost Its Naval-Defense Systems

JNS.org - Finland has been relying on Israeli weaponry to strengthen its navy, according to Defense News. With its presence in the Baltic Sea to protect against...

October 23, 2018 10:19 am

Chinese Vice President to Visit Israel In Sign of ‘Growing Friendship,’ Says Netanyahu

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Monday, saying it represents “the most important visit by a Chinese leader in the last 18 years.” The two will chair the fourth...

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Talks Economic Development at White House

JNS.org - Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce founder and CEO Duvi Honig visited the White House on Oct. 16, where he met top officials to assist in fostering economic growth. Honig, whose umbrella organization of various-sized businesses is based in New...

Trump to Macron: ‘I Can be as Tough With Bibi as I Have Been With the Palestinians’

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines at the annual UN General Assembly last month that he is ready to pressure Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu into accepting the White...

October 23, 2018 9:51 am

Israelis Want to Look Like Kim Kardashian, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, Survey Says

JNS.org - A survey of 120 Israeli plastic surgeons released on Sunday showed that of all...

October 23, 2018 9:47 am

US Issues Warning to Russia About Helping Iran Escape Upcoming Oil Sanctions

JNS.org - The United States warned Russia on Sunday about assisting any potential Iranian attempts to...

October 23, 2018 9:40 am

Jordan Announces Decision to Terminate Peace-Treaty Land Lease to Israel In 2019

JNS.org - Jordan will not renew parts of a 1994 peace treaty that leases two areas...

October 23, 2018 9:21 am

Israel Releases Two Palestinian Authority Officials From Custody

Israel on Monday released two Palestinian Authority (PA) officials who were detained at the weekend,...

October 23, 2018 9:07 am

Turkey Demands to Know Who Ordered ‘Savage’ Khashoggi Killing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday dismissed attempts by Riyadh to blame Jamal Khashoggi's...

October 23, 2018 10:19 am

Finland Invests In Contracts With Israel to Boost Its Naval-Defense Systems

JNS.org - Finland has been relying on Israeli weaponry to strengthen its navy, according to Defense News. With its presence in the Baltic Sea to protect against Russian...

October 23, 2018 10:15 am

Chinese Vice President to Visit Israel In Sign of ‘Growing Friendship,’ Says Netanyahu

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Monday, saying it represents “the most important visit by a Chinese leader...

October 23, 2018 10:09 am

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Talks Economic Development at White House

JNS.org - Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce founder and CEO Duvi Honig visited the White House on Oct. 16, where he met top officials to assist in fostering...

October 23, 2018 9:57 am

Trump to Macron: ‘I Can be as Tough With Bibi as I Have Been With the Palestinians’

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines at the annual UN General Assembly last month that he is ready to...

October 23, 2018 9:51 am

Israelis Want to Look Like Kim Kardashian, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, Survey Says

JNS.org - A survey of 120 Israeli plastic surgeons released on Sunday showed that of all the famous Hollywood stars, most of their patients want to...

October 23, 2018 9:47 am

US Issues Warning to Russia About Helping Iran Escape Upcoming Oil Sanctions

JNS.org - The United States warned Russia on Sunday about assisting any potential Iranian attempts to evade an upcoming round of US sanctions against the Islamic...

October 23, 2018 9:40 am

Jordan Announces Decision to Terminate Peace-Treaty Land Lease to Israel In 2019

JNS.org - Jordan will not renew parts of a 1994 peace treaty that leases two areas on the Jordan River to Israel, saying Jordan aims to...

October 23, 2018 9:21 am

Israel Releases Two Palestinian Authority Officials From Custody

Israel on Monday released two Palestinian Authority (PA) officials who were detained at the weekend, police said, but gave no further details on the case. The...

October 23, 2018 9:07 am

Turkey Demands to Know Who Ordered ‘Savage’ Khashoggi Killing

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday dismissed attempts by Riyadh to blame Jamal Khashoggi's "savage" killing on rogue operatives, saying the person who ordered...

October 23, 2018 8:34 am

Rights Group Accuses Palestinian Authority, Hamas, of Using Systematic Torture

Security forces of the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority and Gaza's rival Hamas group routinely arrest and torture critics and opponents to try to stifle dissent,...

October 23, 2018 7:11 am

Dershowitz on Lara Alqasem: ‘Israel Never Should Have Detained Her’

JNS.org - The reactions of Jewish individuals and Israel-related groups are mixed over Israel’s Supreme Court allowing entry on Thursday to 22-year-old American BDS activist...

October 22, 2018 5:09 pm

Iran Still Weighing Nuclear Deal Exit, Foreign Minister Zarif Says

Iran's foreign minister on Monday would not guarantee that the Tehran regime would remain a party to the 2015 nuclear deal, following the US President...

October 22, 2018 5:03 pm

George Mason University Students Condemn Antisemitism After Local JCC Vandalized

Student leaders at George Mason University in Virginia condemned antisemitism on Thursday, after a nearby Jewish community center was vandalized with 19 swastikas earlier this month. The...

October 22, 2018 2:18 pm

Israel Exposes Hezbollah Operatives Spying on Border Disguised as Environmental Activists

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

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

UNESCO Slammed by US Religious Freedom Commission for Denying Jewish Connec...

UNESCO, the cultural and educational agency of the United Nations, was sharply attacked on Thursday by the US Commission on...

Israel

Did Lightning Strike Trigger Gaza Rocket Attack on Israel?

A theory that a lightning strike triggered Palestinian rocket fire from Gaza last week gained traction in Israel on Tuesday and might explain the Israeli military's limited response. Two rockets were launched from the...

Middle East

Iran’s Oil Minister Says US Sanctions Cannot Stop Crude Exports

The United States cannot stop Iranian oil exports by imposing sanctions on Tehran, Iran's oil minister said on Tuesday, warning that such restrictions will ensure the market remains volatile. Washington plans...

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