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Posts Tagged: visit to Israel

March 15, 2017 11:13 am

Visiting North-African Arab-Language Journalists Call Israel ‘Western, Free’

JNS.org - A delegation of North African journalists and bloggers visiting Israel this week said their first impression of the country was of state that is "Western and free," English-language Israeli site Ynet...

March 10, 2017 5:03 pm

Report: Member of British Royal Family to Make First State Visit to Israel

JNS.org - A member of the United Kingdom’s royal family is reportedly expected to visit Israel this year, in what would be an historic first for the Jewish...

March 9, 2017 3:40 pm

‘Entourage’ Star Adrian Grenier in Jerusalem: ‘Contemplating Ancient City in Modern Times; Holy Land, History, Humanity’

Actor Adrian Grenier, famous for his lead role as Vincent Chase on the hit HBO series “Entourage,” published a photo of himself on Thursday looking out...

November 29, 2016 9:36 am

Guatemalan President Makes Historic Visit to Israel, Speaks of Bolstering Bilateral Ties

JNS.org - On a historic visit to the Jewish state this week -- in what was his first trip outside of the Western Hemisphere since...

November 20, 2016 6:33 am

Travel From North America to Israel Projected to Jump 5 Percent in 2016

JNS.org - A record number of North Americans have traveled to the Jewish state since January, and Israeli tourism officials expect 2016 to end with five...

November 10, 2016 9:08 am

Hamas: Moroccan Journalists’ Israel Visit ‘Crime Against Our People’

JNS.org - The Palestinian terror group Hamas has condemned a visit by several Moroccan journalists to Israel, calling their trip a “crime against our people.” “In the...


Activist Showcases 70 Israeli Destinations in Project for Israel’s Independence Day

A Florida-based pro-Israel activist has launched a project showcasing 70 locations...

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel

JNS.org - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Taylor Force Act Hits Snag in Senate, as Pro-Israel Groups Urge Passage

JNS.org - Amid never-ending speculation over the release of President Donald Trump’s anticipated Israeli-Palestinian...

Study: Latest Palestinian Textbooks Show Increased Indoctrination to Jihad and Martyrdom

JNS.org - In July 2017, the Palestinian Authority (PA) schoolbooks for the...

Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State

JNS.org - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...


Report: Elon Musk in Talks With Israeli AI Vision Firm Cortica

Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk was in Israel to discuss a collaboration between electric car company Tesla Inc and Tel Aviv-based artificial intelligence firm Cortica, the Globes financial news website...


After Sunday’s Terror Attack, Home of Jerusalem Terrorist Slated for Demo...

JNS.org - An IDF engineering unit mapped out the house of Abed al-Rahman Bani Fa’adal, the terrorist responsible for Sunday’s deadly...

Middle East

Monitor: Islamic State Takes Damascus Area After Rebels Pull Out

Islamic State fighters holding a small district in Damascus have gained some ground after driving out Syrian army units that moved into a neighboring area that rebels abandoned last week, a war monitor said. In fighting that lasted 24 hours, the ultra-hardline militant...