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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,...

June 10, 2018 7:33 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) in the Department of Education. Legislators approved Marcus with a party-line...

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 million people around the world, and the right to host...

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 daily Makor Rishon reported on Sunday. According to the report, intelligence services in...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

February 2, 2018 3:00 pm

Veteran Boxing Promoter Hopes to Hear ‘Shofar Blown’ as Israeli Fighting Prodigy Steps Into Ring

Veteran Jewish boxing promoter Bob Arum disclosed this week that he hopes to hear "the shofar blown before a fight" for only the second time...

January 21, 2018 9:15 pm

Roger Cohen’s Shame

A distinguishing trait of New York Times columnist Roger Cohen, as it was for his predecessor Anthony Lewis, is Jewish shame. Lewis frequently lamented that...

January 15, 2018 12:21 pm

New York Times Places Patriots’ Jewish Owner in Christian ‘Holy Trinity’

The New York Times is greeting the National Football League playoffs season with a column using blatantly Christian imagery to describe the Jewish owner of...

January 7, 2018 1:41 pm

Ruling German Conservatives Push ‘Zero Tolerance’ Legislation Targeting Antisemitism Among Immigrants

Germany's ruling conservative alliance is moving forward with legislation to counter antisemitism among immigrant groups that includes the prospect of deportation for offenders. Draft legislation authored by parliamentarians from...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

No Endemic Bias Against Israel At UN, Russian Foreign Minister Claims

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has adamantly denied that Israel is the target of bias and discrimination within the UN system. Speaking at a joint press conference on Thursday with visiting UN...

Israel

Israeli Company Wins First Prize of $100,000 in Counter-Terrorism Competiti...

JNS.org - An Israeli medical technology company won first prize in an international competition for startups developing anti-terrorism technology. CardioScale, a Ganei...

Middle East

Palestinian Baby Did Not Die From Gaza Border Clashes, Family Paid by Hamas...

JNS.org – A cousin of the 8-month-old baby, Laila al-Ghandour, whose Palestinian parents claim died of tear-gas inhalation during the...

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