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NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker (D) has issued a scorching rebuke to the Jersey City imam who delivered two antisemitic sermons in the last month...

December 15, 2017 2:28 pm

Canadian Student Leader Taking Heat After Comparing Zionism to White Supremacy

A Canadian student leader is facing criticism after making inflammatory comments against Israel and Zionism at a rally earlier this month. Nour Alideeb, chairperson of the Ontario branch of the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS), spoke...

Israeli Border Police Officer Wounded by Palestinian Stabber Wearing Apparent Bomb Belt

An Israeli Border Police officer was stabbed and moderately wounded on Friday by a Palestinian assailant during a riot near the West Bank city of Ramallah. The attacker -- a male who appeared to be wearing...

Israel Questions Iranian Blogger After Giving Her Asylum

An Iranian blogger granted asylum in Israel has been questioned by its Shin Bet internal security service on suspicion of illegal communication with Iran, an Israeli official said on Friday. Israel admitted Neda Amin, who was...

December 15, 2017 8:37 am

Erdogan: Turkey Seeking to Annul Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital at UN

Turkey is launching an initiative at the United Nations to annul a decision by the...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

Update, Friday December 15:  NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews...

December 14, 2017 4:51 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh...

December 14, 2017 4:14 pm

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism...

December 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the...

December 15, 2017 2:28 pm

NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker (D) has issued a scorching rebuke to the Jersey City imam who delivered two antisemitic sermons in the last month exhorting...

December 15, 2017 1:49 pm

Canadian Student Leader Taking Heat After Comparing Zionism to White Supremacy

A Canadian student leader is facing criticism after making inflammatory comments against Israel and Zionism at a rally earlier this month. Nour Alideeb, chairperson of the...

December 15, 2017 9:54 am

Israeli Border Police Officer Wounded by Palestinian Stabber Wearing Apparent Bomb Belt

An Israeli Border Police officer was stabbed and moderately wounded on Friday by a Palestinian assailant during a riot near the West Bank city of...

December 15, 2017 9:07 am

Israel Questions Iranian Blogger After Giving Her Asylum

An Iranian blogger granted asylum in Israel has been questioned by its Shin Bet internal security service on suspicion of illegal communication with Iran, an...

December 15, 2017 8:37 am

Erdogan: Turkey Seeking to Annul Trump Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital at UN

Turkey is launching an initiative at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, President Recep...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

Update, Friday December 15:  NJ Senator Cory Booker Slams ‘Repugnant’ Call for Killing of Jews by Imam of Jersey City Mosque A New Jersey imam who...

December 14, 2017 4:51 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The...

December 14, 2017 4:14 pm

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism encountered on a daily basis, a local French newspaper reported...

December 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the origins of falafel is drawing strong criticism from British Jewish...

December 14, 2017 1:23 pm

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab World

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended a menorah lighting ceremony in...

December 14, 2017 12:31 pm

In First, US Presents Evidence of Iranian Weapons Supplied to Tehran Regime’s Ally in Yemen Civil War

The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in...

December 14, 2017 11:43 am

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House,...

December 14, 2017 11:33 am

Jewish Leaders: Abbas’ Istanbul Speech a Rejection of Peace, Insult to Judaism

JNS.org - Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Wednesday criticized Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’s speech at the...

December 14, 2017 11:28 am

Iran Pledges Support for Palestinian Terror Groups Fighting US Jerusalem Move

JNS.org - Iran has officially offered Palestinian terrorist groups its support in mounting “resistance aimed at blocking the implications” of US President Donald Trump’s recognition of...

Features

Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force

JNS.org - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

World

Iran Says French President Macron Acting as ‘Trump’s LapdogR...

Iran on Sunday criticized French President Emmanuel Macron over his tough stance toward Tehran and said Paris would soon lose...

Israel

Jerusalem Marathon Sees Registration Spike After US Recognition of Capital

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital may have led to a rise in foreign registration for the Jerusalem Marathon, officials said. Some 100 non-Israeli runners have...

Middle East

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Palestinian Leader Abbas Acting ‘Like a Spoil...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has acted “like a spoiled child” following the Trump administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s...

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