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US Envoy Urges Tighter Business Ties Between Israeli Settlers, Palestinians

The U.S. ambassador to Israel on Thursday urged deeper business ties between Israeli settlers and Palestinian businessmen in the West Bank, angering Palestinian leaders. David Friedman, who was...

February 21, 2019 10:58 am

In Major Address to Jewish Community, French President Macron Pledges New Measures to Combat Rising Antisemitism

In the face of a continuing wave of antisemitic invective and violence, French President Emmanuel Macron offered reassurances to his country's Jewish community in a major speech on Wednesday night. As expected, Macron announced several measures to strengthen...

Poland Pulls Out of Israel Summit in Row Over Holocaust

Poland pulled out of a planned summit in Israel on Monday, its prime minister said, after Israel's acting foreign minister said "many Poles" had collaborated with the Nazis in World War Two and shared responsibility for the Holocaust. Prime...

‘Remorseless, Repulsive’ UK Antisemite Loses Court Appeal Over Conviction for Holocaust Denial on Social Media, in Landmark Judgement

A British woman described as a "repulsive and remorseless antisemite" lost her court appeal on Wednesday against a criminal conviction she received in 2018 for spreading Holocaust denial on the internet. Amateur musician Alison Chabloz, 54,...

February 13, 2019 9:54 am

Iran Leader: Not Worth Talking to US, Be Careful With Europeans

Iran can only lose by negotiating with the United States and must be careful to limit...

February 8, 2019 4:08 pm

‘We Fled From Antisemitism’: French Jewish Woman Recalls Her Family’s 2017 Ordeal in Major TV Interview

A French Jewish woman has spoken in public for the first time about her family's...

January 30, 2019 5:02 pm

Brooklyn Police Arrest Two Suspects on Hate Crimes Charges After Brutal Beating of Crown Heights Jewish Man

Police in Brooklyn have arrested two men and are searching for a third in connection with...

January 28, 2019 12:07 pm

Denouncing US ‘Interference,’ Gaza Palestinians Rally in Support of Maduro Regime in Venezuela

Hundreds of Palestinians marched through Gaza City on Monday in a show of support for Venezuela's...

January 25, 2019 3:06 pm

Trump Announces Deal With Lawmakers to End Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump said on Friday he has reached a tentative agreement with US lawmakers...

February 21, 2019 10:58 am

US Envoy Urges Tighter Business Ties Between Israeli Settlers, Palestinians

The U.S. ambassador to Israel on Thursday urged deeper business ties between Israeli settlers and Palestinian businessmen in the West Bank, angering Palestinian leaders. David Friedman, who was appointed...

February 20, 2019 6:27 pm

In Major Address to Jewish Community, French President Macron Pledges New Measures to Combat Rising Antisemitism

In the face of a continuing wave of antisemitic invective and violence, French President Emmanuel Macron offered reassurances to his country's Jewish community in a major speech...

February 18, 2019 7:38 am

Poland Pulls Out of Israel Summit in Row Over Holocaust

Poland pulled out of a planned summit in Israel on Monday, its prime minister said, after Israel's acting foreign minister said "many Poles" had collaborated with the Nazis...

February 13, 2019 11:36 am

‘Remorseless, Repulsive’ UK Antisemite Loses Court Appeal Over Conviction for Holocaust Denial on Social Media, in Landmark Judgement

A British woman described as a "repulsive and remorseless antisemite" lost her court appeal on Wednesday against a criminal conviction she received in 2018 for...

February 13, 2019 9:54 am

Iran Leader: Not Worth Talking to US, Be Careful With Europeans

Iran can only lose by negotiating with the United States and must be careful to limit any dealings with some "untrustworthy" European states, the Islamic Republic's...

February 8, 2019 4:08 pm

‘We Fled From Antisemitism’: French Jewish Woman Recalls Her Family’s 2017 Ordeal in Major TV Interview

A French Jewish woman has spoken in public for the first time about her family's harrowing experiences with antisemitism in the Paris neighborhood where they...

January 30, 2019 5:02 pm

Brooklyn Police Arrest Two Suspects on Hate Crimes Charges After Brutal Beating of Crown Heights Jewish Man

Police in Brooklyn have arrested two men and are searching for a third in connection with a brutal assault on an Orthodox Jewish man early on...

January 28, 2019 12:07 pm

Denouncing US ‘Interference,’ Gaza Palestinians Rally in Support of Maduro Regime in Venezuela

Hundreds of Palestinians marched through Gaza City on Monday in a show of support for Venezuela's increasingly isolated president, Nicolas Maduro. The solidarity march, which culminated outside the UN...

January 25, 2019 3:06 pm

Trump Announces Deal With Lawmakers to End Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump said on Friday he has reached a tentative agreement with US lawmakers for three weeks in stop-gap funding that would end a...

January 21, 2019 8:17 am

Israel Strikes in Syria in More Open Assault on Iran

Israel struck in Syria early on Monday, the latest salvo in its increasingly open assault on Iran's presence there, shaking the night sky over Damascus with...

January 18, 2019 9:27 am

US Names Three Killed in Syria Blast Claimed by Islamic State

The United States on Friday identified three Americans killed in a suicide attack in northern Syria this week that the US government said was likely carried out...

January 17, 2019 11:28 am

French Court Sentences Antisemite Alain Soral to One-Year Prison Term for Incitement

One of France's most vocal antisemites, Alain Soral, was sentenced to a year in prison by a criminal court in Paris on Thursday, after he...

January 16, 2019 4:34 pm

US Officials Wary of Chinese Involvement in Israeli Infrastructure Projects, Tech Sector

CTech -- The US Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette warned Israeli officials that the US may limit intelligence sharing with the Jewish state if...

January 16, 2019 3:03 pm

After Legal Setback, French Jewish Student Vows Appeal in Antisemitic Bullying Case at Top Paris Medical School

A French Jewish student will continue her legal action against a leading Paris medical school where she said she experienced severe antisemitic harassment, despite the decision of...

Features

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

World

Jewish Filmmaker Stanley Donen, Famed for ‘Singin’ in the Rain,...

Stanley Donen, the former dancer who directed some of Hollywood's greatest musicals including Gene Kelly's landmark "Singin' in the Rain,"...

Israel

Netanyahu: Criticism of Deal With Kahanist Party ‘Hypocrisy and Double St...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday struck out at critics of a deal he brokered with far-right Kahanist party...

Middle East

Iran Says It Has Many Options to Neutralize ‘Illegal’ US Sancti...

Iran said on Saturday it had many options to neutralize the reimposition of US sanctions on its oil exports, the...

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