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German Government and Police Criticized Again for Downplaying Islamist Involvement in Antisemitic Offenses

Official German government statistics on rising antisemitism came under criticism on Wednesday, as several observers charged that the data was based on the incorrect...

May 15, 2019 5:18 pm

Polish Cops Question Suspect Involved in Shocking Antisemitic Easter Ritual in Rural Town

Polish police on Wednesday questioned a 45-year-old man in connection with last week's shocking display in the rural town of Pruchnik, when adults led a group of young children in the destruction of an antisemitic effigy...

UN Rights Boss Condemns Saudi Arabia’s Beheading of 37 Men

The UN human rights chief on Wednesday condemned the beheadings of 37 Saudi nationals across the kingdom this week, saying most were minority Shi'ite Muslims who may not have had fair trials and at least three were...

Egyptian Voters Back Constitutional Changes in Referendum

Nearly 90 percent of Egyptian voters have approved in a referendum constitutional changes that could see President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stay in power until 2030, the election commission said on Tuesday. Voter turnout during the three-day referendum...

April 22, 2019 1:52 pm

Jewish Groups, Israeli Leaders Denounce ‘Heinous’ Sri Lanka Terror Attacks

Jewish groups around the world reacted with shock and grief to the news of Sunday’s...

April 15, 2019 10:24 am

US Officially Designates Iran’s Revolutionary Guards a Terrorist Group

The United States officially designated Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps as a foreign terrorist organization,...

April 11, 2019 5:31 pm

Netanyahu Delivers for Israel, Israel Delivers for Netanyahu

After general elections in Israel on Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now headed for...

April 3, 2019 3:46 pm

‘Heir of Mohamed Merah’: French Cops Arrest Terror Suspect Inspired by Islamist Behind Jewish School Massacre in Toulouse

French media outlets revealed on Wednesday that a man who described himself as the "heir...

March 19, 2019 7:56 am

US Says Iran Missile Program Destabilizing Middle East

A senior US arms control official said on Tuesday that Iran's missile program is destabilizing the...

May 15, 2019 5:18 pm

German Government and Police Criticized Again for Downplaying Islamist Involvement in Antisemitic Offenses

Official German government statistics on rising antisemitism came under criticism on Wednesday, as several observers charged that the data was based on the incorrect assumption...

April 24, 2019 2:34 pm

Polish Cops Question Suspect Involved in Shocking Antisemitic Easter Ritual in Rural Town

Polish police on Wednesday questioned a 45-year-old man in connection with last week's shocking display in the rural town of Pruchnik, when adults led a group...

April 24, 2019 1:52 pm

UN Rights Boss Condemns Saudi Arabia’s Beheading of 37 Men

The UN human rights chief on Wednesday condemned the beheadings of 37 Saudi nationals across the kingdom this week, saying most were minority Shi'ite Muslims who may...

April 23, 2019 2:36 pm

Egyptian Voters Back Constitutional Changes in Referendum

Nearly 90 percent of Egyptian voters have approved in a referendum constitutional changes that could see President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stay in power until 2030, the...

April 22, 2019 1:52 pm

Jewish Groups, Israeli Leaders Denounce ‘Heinous’ Sri Lanka Terror Attacks

Jewish groups around the world reacted with shock and grief to the news of Sunday’s Easter terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka in which nearly 300...

April 15, 2019 10:24 am

US Officially Designates Iran’s Revolutionary Guards a Terrorist Group

The United States officially designated Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps as a foreign terrorist organization, according to a notice published in the US Federal Register...

April 11, 2019 5:31 pm

Netanyahu Delivers for Israel, Israel Delivers for Netanyahu

After general elections in Israel on Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now headed for a historic fifth term. It’s a strong victory for Netanyahu in...

April 3, 2019 3:46 pm

‘Heir of Mohamed Merah’: French Cops Arrest Terror Suspect Inspired by Islamist Behind Jewish School Massacre in Toulouse

French media outlets revealed on Wednesday that a man who described himself as the "heir of Mohamed Merah" --  the Islamist terrorist who murdered three...

March 19, 2019 7:56 am

US Says Iran Missile Program Destabilizing Middle East

A senior US arms control official said on Tuesday that Iran's missile program is destabilizing the Middle East and increasing the risk of a "regional arms...

March 8, 2019 4:34 pm

Denouncing ‘Racist Israel and Its Lobbies,’ PLO Rejects Internationally-Accepted Definition of Antisemitism

The PLO's Ambassador to Senegal has published what he called the "position of the State of Palestine on this debate around antisemitism" -- a furious...

March 8, 2019 12:24 pm

Somali-Americans in Minneapolis Voice Criticism of Rep. Ilhan Omar for ‘Targeting Jews’

Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar's recent remarks that American supporters of Israel are loyal to a foreign state have angered some of her constituents. The New York...

March 8, 2019 12:13 pm

Trump Slams Democrats as ‘Anti-Jewish Party,’ Denounces House Vote on Bigotry Resolution as ‘Disgrace’

US President Donald Trump on Friday weighed into the bitter debate in Congress over the antisemitic comments made by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), accusing the...

March 7, 2019 3:18 pm

ADL Demands Apology From Democratic Whip Clyburn Over ‘Offensive’ Holocaust Comments

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has demanded an apology from the Democratic whip in the US House of Representatives after he appeared to diminish the importance of...

March 7, 2019 2:54 pm

Brussels Court Finds ISIS Terrorist Mehdi Nemmouche Guilty of 2014 Jewish Museum Shooting

French Islamist Mehdi Nemmouche was convicted on Thursday by a court in Brussels for the "terrorist murder" of four people at the Jewish Museum in...

Culture

Eurovision Fans Hit Tel Aviv Beach Ahead of Saturday Final

Hundreds of tourists and concertgoers packed into a seafront Eurovision park in Tel Aviv on Friday, soaking in the late...

Madonna Gets Into Eurovision Groove in Tel Aviv

Pop star Madonna took time out ahead of her scheduled guest performance at the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel, attending an...

Actress Rachel McAdams Attends Eurovision in Israel to Research New Film Role

Canadian actress Rachel McAdams is currently in Israel researching for her upcoming role in the new...

Features

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...

World

Polish Prime Minister: Reparations for Jewish Property Stolen During the Ho...

The Prime Minister of Poland has declared that paying compensation for Jewish property stolen during the Holocaust would be a...

Israel

White House Announces ‘Economic Workshop’ in Bahrain as First S...

The Trump administration has announced plans to host a regional "economic workshop” as the first stage of its much-anticipated Middle East...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Says It Seeks to Avert War, Ball in Iran’s Court

Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets,...

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