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EU Leaders Poised to Step Up Battle Against Antisemitism at Upcoming Brussels Summit

European Union leaders are set to issue a common declaration against antisemitism at a summit meeting in Brussels in December, with a draft text...

November 23, 2020 2:08 pm

Biden Taps Blinken to Reshape US Foreign Policy in Post-Trump Era

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named the key members of his foreign policy team, tapping trusted aide Antony Blinken to head the State Department and take the lead in reshaping Washington's relationships in Europe and the...

New York Governor Cuomo Demands Probe Into ‘Deceitful’ Hasidic Wedding After Thousands Attend

i24 News - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo called for an immediate investigation into reports that the Satmar Hasidic community held a wedding at which several thousands of people attended. Almost all the guests were apparently...

Jewish Groups Applaud Revisions to California Ethnic-Studies Curriculum

JNS.org - Jewish and pro-Israel groups have applauded revisions to California’s proposed ethnic-studies curriculum, which were approved this week by an advisory board to the state’s board of education. The Instructional Quality Commission (IQC) voted on...

November 23, 2020 10:08 am

COVID-19 Shots Could Reach First Americans by Mid-December, Top Health Official Says

US healthcare workers and others recommended for the nation's first COVID-19 inoculations could start getting...

November 23, 2020 9:08 am

Biden Said to Pick Blinken for US Secretary of State Nomination

Joe Biden will pick Antony Blinken as US secretary of state, a person close to...

November 23, 2020 8:38 am

Germany, France and Britain to Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal on Monday

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is meeting his French and British counterparts in Berlin on...

November 22, 2020 8:20 pm

Outrage Erupts Over Antisemitism Panel Featuring Noted Adversaries of Israel

Outrage erupted on Twitter over the weekend after the far-left anti-Israel group Jewish Voice for...

November 22, 2020 7:45 pm

Biden’s First Cabinet Picks Coming Tuesday, Chief of Staff Klain Says

President-elect Joe Biden will announce the first of his Cabinet picks on Tuesday, incoming White...

November 23, 2020 2:08 pm

EU Leaders Poised to Step Up Battle Against Antisemitism at Upcoming Brussels Summit

European Union leaders are set to issue a common declaration against antisemitism at a summit meeting in Brussels in December, with a draft text submitted...

November 23, 2020 2:08 pm

Biden Taps Blinken to Reshape US Foreign Policy in Post-Trump Era

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named the key members of his foreign policy team, tapping trusted aide Antony Blinken to head the State Department and take...

November 23, 2020 11:49 am

New York Governor Cuomo Demands Probe Into ‘Deceitful’ Hasidic Wedding After Thousands Attend

i24 News - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo called for an immediate investigation into reports that the Satmar Hasidic community held a wedding at which...

November 23, 2020 10:24 am

Jewish Groups Applaud Revisions to California Ethnic-Studies Curriculum

JNS.org - Jewish and pro-Israel groups have applauded revisions to California’s proposed ethnic-studies curriculum, which were approved this week by an advisory board to the...

November 23, 2020 10:08 am

COVID-19 Shots Could Reach First Americans by Mid-December, Top Health Official Says

US healthcare workers and others recommended for the nation's first COVID-19 inoculations could start getting shots within a day or two of regulatory consent next...

November 23, 2020 9:08 am

Biden Said to Pick Blinken for US Secretary of State Nomination

Joe Biden will pick Antony Blinken as US secretary of state, a person close to the president-elect's transition said on Sunday, elevating one of his...

November 23, 2020 8:38 am

Germany, France and Britain to Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal on Monday

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is meeting his French and British counterparts in Berlin on Monday for talks focusing on the nuclear deal with Iran,...

November 22, 2020 8:20 pm

Outrage Erupts Over Antisemitism Panel Featuring Noted Adversaries of Israel

Outrage erupted on Twitter over the weekend after the far-left anti-Israel group Jewish Voice for Peace announced it will be co-sponsoring a panel on antisemitism...

November 22, 2020 7:45 pm

Biden’s First Cabinet Picks Coming Tuesday, Chief of Staff Klain Says

President-elect Joe Biden will announce the first of his Cabinet picks on Tuesday, incoming White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain said on Sunday. "You're going...

November 22, 2020 10:27 am

US Department of Justice Denies Deportation Appeal of Former German Nazi Guard

JNS.org - A man who served as a Nazi concentration camp guard has lost his appeal to halt his deportation, announced the US Department of...

November 22, 2020 10:23 am

Despite Uptick in COVID-19, White House to Host Annual Hanukkah Party

JNS.org - Despite a significant rise in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, which has reached some of its highest numbers in America to date this month,...

November 22, 2020 9:52 am

France Demands Pakistan Rectifies Macron Nazi Jibe

France's foreign ministry has demanded Pakistan authorities withdraw comments made by one of its ministers that President Emmanuel Macon was treating Muslims like Nazis had...

November 21, 2020 3:20 pm

CDC Reports 253,600 Deaths From Coronavirus

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Saturday reported 11,843,490 cases of the novel coronavirus, an increase of 192,673 cases from its...

November 21, 2020 11:09 am

Turkey Extends Seismic Survey Work in Disputed Mediterranean Area to November 29

Turkey said it was extending the seismic survey work of its Oruc Reis ship in a disputed area of the eastern Mediterranean until Nov. 29,...

Culture

Egyptian Celeb Faces Legal Action for Taking Photos With Israelis

Egyptian actor and rapper Mohamed Ramadan is facing legal action for causing "offense to the Egyptian people" after taking pictures...

Features

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

Checking in on COVID-19 and Jewish Seniors

JNS.org - As America’s battle with the novel coronavirus has raged on, America’s Jewish community has suffered its share of...

Opinion

How Chess Helped Natan Sharansky Outlast the Soviet Union and Foster Jewish...

Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People by Gil Troy and Natan Sharansky (Hachette, 2020). In 1977, Natan Sharansky, a leading...

Israel

New Innovative Vaccines Are Safe, Says Top Israeli Virologist

CTech - Coronavirus has wreaked havoc on the world for most of the past year, but new vaccines developed by Pfizer, Moderna, and others may hold the answer. With Pfizer’s...

Middle East

Google Planning to Link Israel, Saudi Arabia as Part of Optical-Fiber Cable...

i24 News – Google is planning to connect Israel and Saudi Arabia with optical-fiber cable as part of a larger...

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