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Jewish Democratic Group Refuses to Endorse Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar over Anti-Israel Statements

JNS.org - Minnesota state lawmaker Ilhan Omar, who has labeled Israel as an “apartheid regime” that has “hypnotized the world,” is favored to take...

August 16, 2018 9:55 am

Brooklyn ‘Bean Pie’ Mosque Resurfaces In New Mexico Compound Investigation

When the New York Times devoted 11 paragraphs and three photos to a promotional article about a Brooklyn bean pie bakery, I faulted the Times for failing to explore a neighboring mosque. I wrote then: The Times...

Norwegian Newspaper Condemned Over Netanyahu Swastika Cartoon

A cartoon published earlier this week in the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet has drawn strong criticism from a number of major Jewish groups and Israeli officials. In the cartoon, published on Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

Islamic State Publishes Photos of Alleged Syrian Pilot’s Body

Islamic State published on Wednesday photos of what it said was the body of the pilot of a Syrian aircraft that Israel says it shot down after crossing into the Golan Heights. The militant group posted four photos,...

June 10, 2018 7:33 pm

Did Argentinian Soccer Team Bow to Pressure From BDS?

Argentina's national soccer team canceled a friendly match with Israel this week, following "pressure" from pro-Palestinian activists. "BIG...

June 7, 2018 7:11 pm

Kenneth Marcus Confirmed to Education Department’s Top Civil Rights Post

The Senate on Thursday confirmed Kenneth Marcus, a leading advocate against campus antisemitism, to serve...

May 12, 2018 9:22 pm

Israel’s Netta Barzilai Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Israel's Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Saturday, bringing Israel its...

March 18, 2018 3:48 pm

IDF Develops New ‘Psychological Profiling’ Techniques for ‘Mapping’ Lone Wolf Terrorists

The Israel Defense Forces is developing new sophisticated techniques, including extensive psychological profiling, in an...

March 7, 2018 3:38 pm

Israel Not Responsible for Situation in Gaza, Deputy FM Tells Diplomats

JNS.org - More than 70 foreign diplomats visited Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday,...

August 16, 2018 9:55 am

Jewish Democratic Group Refuses to Endorse Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar over Anti-Israel Statements

JNS.org - Minnesota state lawmaker Ilhan Omar, who has labeled Israel as an “apartheid regime” that has “hypnotized the world,” is favored to take a...

August 9, 2018 5:22 pm

Brooklyn ‘Bean Pie’ Mosque Resurfaces In New Mexico Compound Investigation

When the New York Times devoted 11 paragraphs and three photos to a promotional article about a Brooklyn bean pie bakery, I faulted the Times...

August 9, 2018 4:14 pm

Norwegian Newspaper Condemned Over Netanyahu Swastika Cartoon

A cartoon published earlier this week in the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet has drawn strong criticism from a number of major Jewish groups and Israeli officials. In...

July 25, 2018 2:27 pm

Islamic State Publishes Photos of Alleged Syrian Pilot’s Body

Islamic State published on Wednesday photos of what it said was the body of the pilot of a Syrian aircraft that Israel says it shot down after...

June 10, 2018 7:33 pm

Did Argentinian Soccer Team Bow to Pressure From BDS?

Argentina's national soccer team canceled a friendly match with Israel this week, following "pressure" from pro-Palestinian activists. "BIG NEWS: Argentina's national team, led by Captain Lionel Messi, cancelled...

June 7, 2018 7:11 pm

Kenneth Marcus Confirmed to Education Department’s Top Civil Rights Post

The Senate on Thursday confirmed Kenneth Marcus, a leading advocate against campus antisemitism, to serve as assistant secretary at the Office for Civil Rights (OCR)...

May 12, 2018 9:22 pm

Israel’s Netta Barzilai Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Israel's Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Saturday, bringing Israel its fourth victory in the glitzy pageant, watched by over 200...

March 18, 2018 3:48 pm

IDF Develops New ‘Psychological Profiling’ Techniques for ‘Mapping’ Lone Wolf Terrorists

The Israel Defense Forces is developing new sophisticated techniques, including extensive psychological profiling, in an effort to prevent “lone wolf” terror attacks, the Hebrew language...

March 7, 2018 3:38 pm

Israel Not Responsible for Situation in Gaza, Deputy FM Tells Diplomats

JNS.org - More than 70 foreign diplomats visited Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, taking part in a tour organized by Deputy Foreign Minister...

March 5, 2018 11:35 am

French Public Intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy Renews Call for Solidarity With Kurds at AIPAC Policy Conference

The most high-profile international champion of the Kurdish cause arrived at the 2018 AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, DC to urge a redoubling of bipartisan support...

February 16, 2018 2:15 pm

Argentina Begins Trials, Sentencing of Senior Officials Who Corrupted Investigations Into Iranian Bombing of AMIA Jewish Center

More than twenty years of corrupted attempts to bring to justice the Iranian suspects in the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos...

February 16, 2018 2:07 pm

Members of Congress Urge ‘Immediate’ Passage by Senate of Legislation Targeting PA Terrorism Payments

As the US Senate prepares for an imminent vote on the Taylor Force Act targeting Palestinian Authority payments to terrorists, 63 members of Congress have...

February 10, 2018 5:44 pm

After Decisive Military Response Against Iranian Positions in Syria, IDF Will ‘Stand Guard Against Further Attacks’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu affirmed on Saturday that Israel would "defend itself against any aggression and any attempt to violate its sovereignty," in phone calls...

February 4, 2018 7:02 pm

As Israel Issues Deportation Notices for African Migrants, Concern for Their Uncertain Fate Abounds

The furor inside Israel over the fate of nearly 40,000 migrants from African countries presently concentrated in South Tel Aviv deepened on Sunday, as immigration authorities...

Features

Iranians Furious at Regime as Economy Teeters on the Brink

JNS.org - Thousands of Iranian citizens have been protesting across the country, including in major cities such as Tehran, Karaj,...

Israeli Hospitals Drill the Transition from ‘Routine to War’

JNS.org - Under the expert guidance of IDF Home Front Command, Israeli hospitals across the country are shoring up their...

World

Turkish Opposition Figure Criticizes ‘Jewish’ Award, After Foun...

A founding member of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) accused Zionist Jews on Tuesday of secretly controlling the US economy,...

Middle East

Reports Circulate of Possible Ceasefire Agreement Between Israel and Hamas

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government has negotiated with the Hamas terror organization responsible for the recent upsurge in attacks against Israelis along the Gaza border, agreeing to a...

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