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ADL Announces $5,000 Reward as NYPD Seeks Assailants in Attacks on Young Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn

A leading US Jewish civil rights organization, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), announced a $5,000 reward on Friday for information about antisemitic attacks that took...

November 30, 2018 10:37 am

Survey of European Jewish Leaders Shows Rising Concern About Antisemitism, Growing Support for Israel, With Jewish Education as Top Priority

Concern about antisemitism is growing, support for Israel is increasing, and the vast majority of Jews intend to stay where they are -- these are among the main conclusions of the Fourth Survey of European Jewish Community...

Canadian Jews Demand Immediate Deportation of Nazi Death Squad Veteran Stripped of Citizenship

Jewish organizations in Canada on Friday demanded the immediate deportation of a Nazi war criminal who was stripped of his Canadian citizenship by a federal court judge earlier this week. Now 94 years old, Ukrainian-born Helmut...

Contradicting His Iranian Hosts, Antisemite Louis Farrakhan Denies Leading ‘Death to America’ Chant in Tehran

Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam (NoI), on Wednesday angrily denied that he had led chants of "Death to America!" and "Death to Israel!" during a visit to Iran last week --...

October 30, 2018 8:16 pm

‘We See Such Strength and Solidarity:’ Israeli and Jewish Relief Groups Rush to Pittsburgh After Synagogue Massacre

Israeli and Jewish relief organizations tending to Pittsburgh's Jewish community following the antisemitic massacre last...

October 5, 2018 3:03 pm

Trump Administration’s Counterterrorism Strategy Stresses Continued Threats from Iran, ISIS

US President Donald Trump's administration has released its "America First" national security strategy, highlighting the...

October 5, 2018 1:48 pm

University of Michigan Student: I Was Forced to Attend ‘Antisemitic Lecture’ Comparing Netanyahu to Hitler

An undergraduate at the University of Michigan said she "was forced to sit through an overtly...

September 27, 2018 3:26 pm

‘What Iran Hides, Israel Will Find’: Netanyahu Issues New Claim of Secret Iranian Nuclear Facilities in UN Speech

Addressing the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran's...

September 18, 2018 1:32 pm

US: Downing of Russian Military Plane Highlights Need to End Iranian Arms Transfers Through Syria

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said that the downing of a Russian...

November 30, 2018 10:37 am

ADL Announces $5,000 Reward as NYPD Seeks Assailants in Attacks on Young Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn

A leading US Jewish civil rights organization, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), announced a $5,000 reward on Friday for information about antisemitic attacks that took place...

November 22, 2018 11:03 am

Survey of European Jewish Leaders Shows Rising Concern About Antisemitism, Growing Support for Israel, With Jewish Education as Top Priority

Concern about antisemitism is growing, support for Israel is increasing, and the vast majority of Jews intend to stay where they are -- these are among...

November 9, 2018 1:34 pm

Canadian Jews Demand Immediate Deportation of Nazi Death Squad Veteran Stripped of Citizenship

Jewish organizations in Canada on Friday demanded the immediate deportation of a Nazi war criminal who was stripped of his Canadian citizenship by a federal...

November 7, 2018 3:19 pm

Contradicting His Iranian Hosts, Antisemite Louis Farrakhan Denies Leading ‘Death to America’ Chant in Tehran

Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam (NoI), on Wednesday angrily denied that he had led chants of "Death to America!" and "Death...

October 30, 2018 8:16 pm

‘We See Such Strength and Solidarity:’ Israeli and Jewish Relief Groups Rush to Pittsburgh After Synagogue Massacre

Israeli and Jewish relief organizations tending to Pittsburgh's Jewish community following the antisemitic massacre last Saturday at the Tree of Life Synagogue have been dealing...

October 5, 2018 3:03 pm

Trump Administration’s Counterterrorism Strategy Stresses Continued Threats from Iran, ISIS

US President Donald Trump's administration has released its "America First" national security strategy, highlighting the Iranian regime and Sunni Islamist terrorist organizations like ISIS as...

October 5, 2018 1:48 pm

University of Michigan Student: I Was Forced to Attend ‘Antisemitic Lecture’ Comparing Netanyahu to Hitler

An undergraduate at the University of Michigan said she "was forced to sit through an overtly antisemitic lecture" on Thursday, which compared Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

September 27, 2018 3:26 pm

‘What Iran Hides, Israel Will Find’: Netanyahu Issues New Claim of Secret Iranian Nuclear Facilities in UN Speech

Addressing the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran's leaders that the Jewish state would do "whatever it must...

September 18, 2018 1:32 pm

US: Downing of Russian Military Plane Highlights Need to End Iranian Arms Transfers Through Syria

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said that the downing of a Russian military plane off the coast of Syria in a "friendly fire"...

September 14, 2018 4:54 pm

Iranian Regime Minister Says German Government-Funded Foundation Remains Committed to Joint Research Projects

Iran's official news agency reported on Friday that a cooperation agreement between a group of Iranian universities and a major German research foundation remains in force,...

August 15, 2018 4:28 pm

Jewish Democrats Seek to ‘Engage’ Michigan Congressional Candidate Opposed to US Military Aid to Israel

Jewish Democrats want to meet with Michigan Democratic congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib after she told an interviewer that she would "absolutely" support cutting US military aid...

June 8, 2018 3:18 pm

Continued Presence of PLO Office in Washington, DC Is ‘Violation of US Law,’ Members of Congress Declare

Two prominent members of the US Congress have urged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to close down the PLO's office in...

August 29, 2017 5:47 pm

US Jewish Groups Praise Tillerson’s Renewal of State Department Antisemitism Envoy

US Jewish groups reacted with praise and relief on Tuesday to the news that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is to fill the post of...

August 25, 2017 11:19 am

Anti-Israel Extremists Target ADL in New Online Campaign Equating Zionism With Racism

The Anti-Defamation League's current counter-offensive against the US far-right is facing a coordinated campaign of online "trolling" from BDS activists pushing the message that Zionism...

Features

A Jewish, Cancer-Surviving Comedian Is Up for an Adult-Themed Award

When Eitan Levine went to see the hit show Hamilton, he never imagined...

Meet the Two Most Optimistic People in the Entire Middle East

“You are sitting here, probably, with the two most optimistic people probably in the entire Middle East,” says Sami Saadi,...

Places to Visit in Israel If You Really Want to Learn Its History

Are you or a family member traveling to Israel in 2019? Are you looking for something more than the average...

World

Corbyn Will Meet Hamas, Hezbollah Without Preconditions, but Not Me, Britis...

British Prime Minister Theresa May took a verbal jab at opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn's sympathies for terror groups on Wednesday,...

Israel

Israel Slams The Guardian Over ‘Killing With Impunity’ Allegati...

An Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesperson slammed the British newspaper The Guardian on Wednesday over an editorial that accused the Jewish...

Middle East

Syria’s Ambassador Warns of Bombing Ben-Gurion Airport if Israeli Airstri...

JNS.org - Syria’s ambassador to the United Nations said on Tuesday that if Israel does not stop attacking military sites in...

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