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Is the New Israel Fund Violating US Non-Profit Policy?

The New Israel Fund (NIF) openly backs groups that have endorsed the boycott of Israel and it has long engaged in a wide variety of...

October 6, 2018 11:12 pm

Europe Poised Between ‘Judeo-Christian Heritage’ and ‘Nihilist Mainstream,’ Hungarian Foreign Minister Says

Six months after Viktor Orbán's election to a third term as Prime Minister of Hungary, the country's Foreign Minister, Péter Szijjártó, remains adamant that the nationalist agenda reviled by the government's opponents has not wavered. "We...

‘What Iran Hides, Israel Will Find’: Netanyahu Issues New Claim of Secret Iranian Nuclear Facilities in UN Speech

Addressing the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran's leaders that the Jewish state would do "whatever it must do" to protect itself from the continuing nuclear threat posed...

IDF Officer Wounded by Palestinian Sniper: I Was Saved by a ‘Miracle’

IDF Lieutenant Bar Vaknin of the elite Givati Brigade declared on Sunday that he was saved by a miracle after being shot in the stomach by a Palestinian sniper on the Gaza border. Speaking to the...

September 21, 2018 9:51 am

Israel to Deduct Money Sent to Family of Ari Fuld’s Murderer from Funds Transferred to Palestinian Authority

Israel will withhold the amount paid to Ari Fuld's murderer from funds earmarked for transfer...

September 20, 2018 1:01 pm

Polish Police Release Video of Man Hurling Rock into Gdansk Synagogue on Yom Kippur

Police in the Polish port city of Gdansk are seeking the arrest of a man...

September 14, 2018 4:54 pm

Iranian Regime Minister Says German Government-Funded Foundation Remains Committed to Joint Research Projects

Iran's official news agency reported on Friday that a cooperation agreement between a group of Iranian...

September 14, 2018 4:39 pm

Mayor Nir Barkat at Algemeiner Gala: Jerusalem Is Thriving

Jerusalem is experiencing a cultural, spiritual and religious renaissance, the city’s mayor said on Thursday...

September 8, 2018 2:22 pm

Rockets Fired at Basra Airport as Violent Protests Grip Iraq

Basra airport was attacked with rockets on Saturday after another night of protests against Iraq's...

October 6, 2018 11:12 pm

Is the New Israel Fund Violating US Non-Profit Policy?

The New Israel Fund (NIF) openly backs groups that have endorsed the boycott of Israel and it has long engaged in a wide variety of activities...

September 28, 2018 11:52 am

Europe Poised Between ‘Judeo-Christian Heritage’ and ‘Nihilist Mainstream,’ Hungarian Foreign Minister Says

Six months after Viktor Orbán's election to a third term as Prime Minister of Hungary, the country's Foreign Minister, Péter Szijjártó, remains adamant that the...

September 27, 2018 3:26 pm

‘What Iran Hides, Israel Will Find’: Netanyahu Issues New Claim of Secret Iranian Nuclear Facilities in UN Speech

Addressing the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran's leaders that the Jewish state would do "whatever it must...

September 23, 2018 11:31 am

IDF Officer Wounded by Palestinian Sniper: I Was Saved by a ‘Miracle’

IDF Lieutenant Bar Vaknin of the elite Givati Brigade declared on Sunday that he was saved by a miracle after being shot in the stomach...

September 21, 2018 9:51 am

Israel to Deduct Money Sent to Family of Ari Fuld’s Murderer from Funds Transferred to Palestinian Authority

Israel will withhold the amount paid to Ari Fuld's murderer from funds earmarked for transfer to the Palestinian Authority. Fuld, a dual American-Israeli citizen, was stabbed...

September 20, 2018 1:01 pm

Polish Police Release Video of Man Hurling Rock into Gdansk Synagogue on Yom Kippur

Police in the Polish port city of Gdansk are seeking the arrest of a man who was caught on video on Wednesday hurling a rock...

September 14, 2018 4:54 pm

Iranian Regime Minister Says German Government-Funded Foundation Remains Committed to Joint Research Projects

Iran's official news agency reported on Friday that a cooperation agreement between a group of Iranian universities and a major German research foundation remains in force,...

September 14, 2018 4:39 pm

Mayor Nir Barkat at Algemeiner Gala: Jerusalem Is Thriving

Jerusalem is experiencing a cultural, spiritual and religious renaissance, the city’s mayor said on Thursday in remarks at The Algemeiner’s fifth annual “J100” Gala in...

September 8, 2018 2:22 pm

Rockets Fired at Basra Airport as Violent Protests Grip Iraq

Basra airport was attacked with rockets on Saturday after another night of protests against Iraq's political elite, during which demonstrators set fire to the Iranian...

September 6, 2018 7:38 am

US Envoy Sees Israel Keeping Golan Heights Forever

The US ambassador to Israel said in remarks published on Thursday he expected Israel to keep the Golan Heights in perpetuity, in an apparent nod towards its claim of...

August 29, 2018 3:02 pm

UN Schools Open in West Bank, Gaza Despite US Funding Cut

Schools run by the UN agency for Palestinian refugees opened in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Wednesday after it secured funding to offset...

August 21, 2018 12:54 pm

Israel to End Licensing Agreement With Microsoft

The Israeli government will not renew a contract for various Microsoft desktop software at the end of the year, it said on Tuesday, citing a change...

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...

Culture

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has...

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

World

UK City Council Adopts Internationally-Recognized Antisemitism Definition

The city council of Brighton and Hove in England passed a resolution on Thursday adopting an internationally-recognized definition of antisemitism, drawing praise from leaders of the local Jewish community. The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance...

Israel

Amid Heightened Tensions With Hamas, Israel Beefs Up Armored Forces on Gaza...

Israel ramped up its armored forces along the Gaza border on Thursday in a daylight show of force, a day after...

Middle East

Hamas Chief Alive and Well, and Not Hiding Following Beersheva Rocket Attac...

JNS.org - Despite launching a powerful rocket deep inside Israel on Wednesday, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh came out of hiding on...

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