(JNS.org) At least 21 Jewish community centers (JCCs) and Jewish day schools were targeted with bomb threats Monday in the latest wave of attacks on the U.S. Jewish community in recent weeks that has seen several dozen JCCs threatened and Jewish cemeteries vandalized.
(JNS.org) The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (The Fellowship) has launched an online campaign urging supporters to condemn the ongoing wave of anti-Semitism across the United States in recent weeks while calling for unity between Christians and Jews in response to the attacks.
(JNS.org) The U.S. House of Representatives announced Monday its re-launch of a bipartisan taskforce for combating anti-Semitism in the wake of a recent wave of anti-Jewish incidents.
(JNS.org) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Islamist regime has been carrying out a massive crackdown on its opponents in the public-sector workforce, recent research from several sources has revealed.
(JNS.org) The U.S. is reportedly considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), a body that has been accused of harboring deep anti-Israel bias and favoring countries with authoritarian governments.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels in the northern Sinai Peninsula next to Egypt’s border with the Gaza Strip, which is ruled by the Palestinian terror group Hamas.
(JNS.org) Hundreds of headstones were found overturned Sunday in a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia in the latest attack targeting the American Jewish community.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli aircraft attacked targets in the Gaza Strip Monday afternoon in retaliation for a rocket attack early that morning. Palestinian media reported that the aircraft hit Hamas terror group positions in northern Gaza.
(JNS.org) The human rights office of the United Nations described the 18-month prison sentence of Israel Defense Forces Sgt. Elor Azaria, who killed an incapacitated Palestinian terrorist last March, as “excessively lenient” and “unacceptable.”
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The Israeli Education Ministry, Jerusalem District Police and Shin Bet security agency Thursday shut down a Hamas-operated school in eastern Jerusalem for incitement.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli Environmental Protection Minister Ze’ev Elkin filed a petition with Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein to begin impeachment proceedings against Arab lawmaker Member of Knesset Basel Ghattas, following Ghattas’s indictment for allegedly smuggling cell phones and other materials to Palestinian security prisoners.
(JNS.org) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the $2.5 billion purchase of an advanced Israeli-made anti-aircraft missile system for India's army Wednesday.
(JNS.org) South Carolina lawmakers are considering a new bill to help school administrators better combat anti-Semitism at state universities, making their state the latest to tackle the phenomenon of campus anti-Semitism.
(JNS.org) Two international organizations announced that they will fund and implement security upgrades to protect the Jewish community in the French city of Nice, where an Islamic State truck-ramming terror attack killed 86 people last July.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) A new missile interceptor developed for the Iron Dome defense system was recently successfully tested, the Defense Ministry said Wednesday. The routine tests are part of the anti-rocket system's ongoing developments and upgrade, the ministry said.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israel’s Judicial Nomination Committee named four new justices to the country’s 15-member Supreme Court, out of 27 candidates who were short-listed for the bench.
(JNS.org) Vice President Mike Pence visited the vandalized Jewish cemetery near St. Louis, Mo., Wednesday to pitch in on efforts to repair more than 170 tombstones that were damaged.
(JNS.org) The national headquarters of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was targeted with a bomb threat Wednesday amid a wave of threats against the American Jewish community.
(JNS.org) U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley met with the family of Lt. Hadar Goldin, an Israeli soldier who was killed during the 2014 Gaza war and whose remains are held by the Hamas terror group.
(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke of the rising anti-Semitism across the world in an address to Australia’s Jewish community Wednesday.