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Hezbollah Flags Fly at ‘Al Quds Day’ March in London as Islamist Agitators Blame Grenfell Tower Tragedy on ‘Zionists’

Hundreds of anti-Israel protesters marched through the streets of central London on Sunday on the annual "Al Quds (Jerusalem) Day" demonstration convened by the...

June 18, 2017 12:54 pm

Jewish Vote in London Denies Corbyn Opportunity to Prevent Conservative-Led Government, Analyst Says

Voters in four London districts with significant Jewish populations have likely made it much easier for embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May to form a coalition government, a leading UK political analyst told The Algemeiner on...

Leading French Intellectual Michel Onfray Joins Demands to Recognize Murder of Sarah Halimi as Antisemitic Hate Crime

One of France's most prominent public intellectuals has denounced the April 4 murder of Sarah Halimi – an orthodox Jewish pensioner who lived in the Paris suburb of Belleville – as an antisemitic crime, calling on...

US Ambassador Nikki Haley Lambastes UN Human Rights Council Over ‘Pathological Campaign’ Against Israel

Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, excoriated the international organization's Human Rights Council over its anti-Israel bias in a toughly-worded speech before the council's 35th session at UN Headquarters in Geneva on Tuesday afternoon. Speculation...

May 30, 2017 11:26 am

AMIA Bombing Investigator Alberto Nisman Was Murdered, New Official Argentine Report Concludes

A forthcoming report from one of Argentina's top security agencies will confirm that Alberto Nisman...

May 24, 2017 2:54 pm

Church of Scotland’s Rejection of BDS and Criticism of Hamas Draws Cautious Welcome From Country’s Jews

Scottish Jews have cautiously welcomed the Church of Scotland's decision at its annual General Assembly...

May 21, 2017 8:41 am

White House Says Latest North Korea Test Launch Was Medium-Range Ballistic Missile

North Korea's latest test launch Sunday was a medium-range ballistic missile that has a shorter...

May 19, 2017 10:53 am

Report: Nearly Half of Israel’s Population to Be Arabs and Haredi Jews by 2059

JNS.org - A new report by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) predicts nearly half of Israel’s...

May 17, 2017 8:27 pm

Danish Foreign Minister Set to Announce $8 Million in Grants to Pro-BDS Palestinian NGOs

Denmark's foreign minister is set to announce a grant of over $8 million earmarked for NGOs...

June 18, 2017 12:54 pm

Hezbollah Flags Fly at ‘Al Quds Day’ March in London as Islamist Agitators Blame Grenfell Tower Tragedy on ‘Zionists’

Hundreds of anti-Israel protesters marched through the streets of central London on Sunday on the annual "Al Quds (Jerusalem) Day" demonstration convened by the Islamic...

June 9, 2017 11:39 am

Jewish Vote in London Denies Corbyn Opportunity to Prevent Conservative-Led Government, Analyst Says

Voters in four London districts with significant Jewish populations have likely made it much easier for embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May to form a...

June 8, 2017 6:04 pm

Leading French Intellectual Michel Onfray Joins Demands to Recognize Murder of Sarah Halimi as Antisemitic Hate Crime

One of France's most prominent public intellectuals has denounced the April 4 murder of Sarah Halimi – an orthodox Jewish pensioner who lived in the Paris...

June 6, 2017 1:32 pm

US Ambassador Nikki Haley Lambastes UN Human Rights Council Over ‘Pathological Campaign’ Against Israel

Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, excoriated the international organization's Human Rights Council over its anti-Israel bias in a toughly-worded speech before the council's...

May 30, 2017 11:26 am

AMIA Bombing Investigator Alberto Nisman Was Murdered, New Official Argentine Report Concludes

A forthcoming report from one of Argentina's top security agencies will confirm that Alberto Nisman -- the special prosecutor who investigated the July 1994 bombing...

May 24, 2017 2:54 pm

Church of Scotland’s Rejection of BDS and Criticism of Hamas Draws Cautious Welcome From Country’s Jews

Scottish Jews have cautiously welcomed the Church of Scotland's decision at its annual General Assembly to reject the BDS campaign targeting Israel, as well as...

May 21, 2017 8:41 am

White House Says Latest North Korea Test Launch Was Medium-Range Ballistic Missile

North Korea's latest test launch Sunday was a medium-range ballistic missile that has a shorter range than those the regime has fired in recent months,...

May 19, 2017 10:53 am

Report: Nearly Half of Israel’s Population to Be Arabs and Haredi Jews by 2059

JNS.org - A new report by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) predicts nearly half of Israel’s population will be comprised of Arabs and Haredi Jews by...

May 17, 2017 8:27 pm

Danish Foreign Minister Set to Announce $8 Million in Grants to Pro-BDS Palestinian NGOs

Denmark's foreign minister is set to announce a grant of over $8 million earmarked for NGOs involved in the demonization of Israel, drawing protests from a...

May 15, 2017 4:17 pm

In Wake of Latest North Korean Test Launch, Expert Says UN Should Sanction Iranians Involved With Pyongyang’s Ballistic Missile Program

Pyongyang's test on Sunday of a new ballistic missile highlights its cooperation with Iran on missile development -- leaving the Tehran regime vulnerable to further sanctions...

May 11, 2017 1:36 am

Jerusalem Mayor Invites Turkish President Erdogan to See Israeli Capital for Himself

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has invited Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to come and visit Israel's capital as it marks the fiftieth anniversary since the city's...

May 8, 2017 5:35 pm

New York City Council Member Raises Pressure on CUNY Over Honoring of BDS Advocate Linda Sarsour

As the row continues over the forthcoming honoring by the City University of New York (CUNY) of Linda Sarsour – a prominent advocate of the BDS...

May 8, 2017 2:07 pm

Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked Has No Sympathy for Hunger-Striking Palestinian Terror Convicts: ‘It’s Their Own Problem’

The hundreds of Palestinian convicts held in Israeli jails who launched a hunger strike three weeks ago should expect no sympathy from the Jewish state's...

May 7, 2017 4:26 pm

French Jews, Relieved by Le Pen Election Defeat, Still Cautious About Future

French Jews breathed a sigh of relief as far right candidate Marine Le Pen was roundly defeated by centrist Emmanuel Macron in the second and...

Culture

Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Ranked Most Popular Celebrity on Social Media

JNS.org - Israeli actress and “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot was ranked first on...

NBA’s Indiana Pacers Draft Israeli-Born Player T.J. Leaf in First Round

JNS.org - The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Indiana Pacers on Thursday became the second...

Features

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

Israel’s Recent Response to Syrian Mortars Deemed ‘Old Policy’

JNS.org - Mortar shells fired from Syria into the Israeli Golan Heights on Saturday...

Will Palestinian Energy Feud Spark Surge in Violence Against Israel?

JNS.org - The long-running feud between Hamas and Fatah has led to a deepening...

World

Major Documentary on UK Labour Party Antisemitism Premieres in London

Some of the UK's leading Jewish intellectuals gathered with Labour Party parliamentarians at London's JW3 Jewish community center on Monday night for the public launch of a major documentary on...

Israel

Israel’s Ivy League Graduates Hold 10th Annual Yacht Race

JNS.org - About 100 graduates from the world’s top universities participated in Israel’s 10th annual Ivy League Yacht Race last week in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Herzliya. Hosted by...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Approves Deal to Hand Over Strategic Red Sea Islands to Saud...

JNS.org - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ratified a treaty that hands over two strategic islands in the Red Sea to...

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