(JNS.org) The Copthorne Tara Hotel in London canceled Sunday’s scheduled screening of a film honoring Palestinian arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti, after being informed by Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) that doing so may violate British law.
(JNS.org) New statistics released by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Monday, in the organization’s annual audit of anti-Semitic incidents, show an 86-percent increase in U.S. anti-Semitic incidents during the first quarter of 2017.
(JNS.org) United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders Sunday that he would oppose any anti-Israel bias at the United Nations.
(JNS.org) Following last Friday’s U.S. Justice Department indictment of an Israeli-American teenager who is accused of making more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish institutions in early 2017, Israel has also formally indicted the suspect.
(JNS.org) The Israeli military launched an attack on a military base belonging to pro-regime forces in Syria Sunday, according to reports.
(JNS.org) A collaborative effort between researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) has developed a new method for filtering viruses from treated municipal wastewater used for drinking.
(JNS.org) The U.S. Justice Department filed criminal charges Friday against an Israeli-American teenager who is accused of making more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish institutions in early 2017, stoking fears of rising anti-Semitism.
(JNS.org) At a United Nations Security Council meeting Thursday, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said the world body should focus more attention on the “incredibly destructive nature” of Iran and Hezbollah, and less on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
(JNS.org) Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri asked the United Nations Friday for help in forging a permanent cease-fire with Israel, ending what he called the Jewish state’s “continuous violations” of Lebanese territory.
(JNS.org) U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis made his first official visit to Israel Friday as part of a weeklong tour of allies in the Middle East.
(JNS.org) Texas became the latest U.S. state to pass legislation targeting the anti-Israel BDS movement Thursday.
(JNS.org) Israel has been deterred by Hezbollah and it would be “foolish and reckless” for the Jewish state to launch a military campaign on its northern border, the Lebanese terror group’s deputy leader said Thursday.
(JNS.org) Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas Wednesday expressed willingness to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu under the auspices of renewed peace talks initiated by the Trump administration.
(JNS.org) It is difficult to believe that President Bashar al-Assad had no knowledge of the deadly chemical attack on Syrian civilians in early April, a senior Israeli intelligence officer said Wednesday.
(JNS.org) Israel foiled an attempt by two Palestinian sisters from Gaza to smuggle explosives disguised as cancer medicine into the coastal territory at the behest of the enclave’s ruling terror group, Hamas.
(JNS.org) U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Prime Minister’s Office in Jerusalem Friday.
(JNS.org) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called for the establishment of an “independent” Palestinian state.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) A nanosatellite built by Israeli teenagers was launched to the International Space Station Tuesday evening. Named for Israel's national bird, Duchifat 2 (Hoopoe) is one of 28 nanosatellites from around the world sent into space. Tuesday's launch of the student-built satellite was a joint initiative of the Israel Space Agency and the Herzliya Science Center.
(JNS.org) President Donald Trump is set to host Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas May 3 at the White House as he seeks to forge an elusive peace deal between the Israelis and Palestinians.
(JNS.org) Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said the persecution of Middle East Christians is “a stain on humanity” during a meeting Wednesday with the head of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, the Greek Orthodox Patriarch and other Christian leaders.