(JNS.org) Several dozen international lawyers are calling on the world soccer body, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), to investigate what they call “egregious” violations by the Palestinian Football Association (PFA).
(JNS.org) Former Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has reportedly suffered a large financial setback for his upcoming North American tour over his anti-Israel views.
(JNS.org) Israel’s nuclear research facility in Dimona will be named to honor the memory of former President Shimon Peres.
(JNS.org) The United Kingdom’s Liberal Democrats has suspended a House of Lords member after she held an event that compared Israel to the Islamic State and blamed the Jews for the Holocaust.
(JNS.org) The Israel Defense Forces is fortifying a stretch of the Lebanese border to prepare for a possible infiltration by Hezbollah fighters in the next conflict.
(JNS.org) In a bid to land a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), the Iraqi government is touting the thousands of years of Jewish life in its country as part of its campaign, ignoring the destruction of Iraqi Jewry during the course of the Arab-Israeli conflict
(JNS.org) One of the United States’ largest Jewish organizations will allow participants on its Israel missions to visit Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria as well as cities under Palestinian Authority control.
(JNS.org) Pope Francis declared that God promised the Holy Land to the people of Israel in a speech at the Vatican in Rome Wednesday.
(JNS.org) Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told a rally in Jerusalem held by Republican supporters he will make “America and Israel safe again.”
(JNS.org) An Israeli soldier was lightly wounded from gunfire that appeared to have originated from Lebanon, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said.
(JNS.org) The United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization’s (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee adopted a controversial resolution Wednesday that ignores Jewish and Christian ties to the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state and Democratic nominee, has taken in more campaign funds than another other U.S. politician from "individuals who subscribe to the same Islamic supremacism as Khomeini, Bin Laden and ISIS," reports the Middle East Forum think tank.
(JNS.org) The Palestinian Authority and Jordan are warning members of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee against opposing a planned resolution on Jerusalem set for a vote on Wednesday.
(JNS.org) An Israeli civilian was killed in a shooting incident along Israel’s border fence with Egypt Tuesday afternoon.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Palestinian Authority security forces released four Palestinians arrested Thursday for attending a holiday event at Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi's sukkah in Gush Etzion. The prisoners were released after Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, coordinator of government activities in the territories, intervened.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) A massive onslaught of Egyptian airstrikes in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday killed at least 70 Islamic State operatives and wounded 70 others, news outlets reported.
(JNS.org) The Israeli Air Force (IAF) struck a target in the Gaza Strip following the launch of a rocket from the territory early Monday morning.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke over the weekend with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who harshly criticized the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) decision last week to deny any link between the Jewish people and Jerusalem.
(JNS.org) Birthright Israel, the nonprofit educational organization that sponsors free 10-day trips to Israel for young Jewish adults, has contributed roughly $1.1 billion to the Israeli economy since it began, a new study by the firm Ernst & Young shows.
(JNS.org) The Israeli Navy is reportedly close to finalizing a deal to buy three nuclear-capable submarines from Germany for $1.3 billion.