Israeli rescue teams help earthquake-stricken Mexico, Netanyahu orders relief aid

(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered humanitarian aid and assistance to Mexico following a major 7.1-magnitude earthquake Tuesday that has killed hundreds as the death toll rises.

Posted on September 20, 2017 .

Netanyahu nixes request from High Court to reconsider Western Wall agreement

(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected a request by the High Court of Justice to implement the Western Wall agreement on an egalitarian prayer section.

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

In UN speech, Netanyahu warns of a ‘vast Islamist Iranian empire’ in Mideast

(JNS.org) In a resounding speech to world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that Iran would expand its “vast Islamist Iranian empire” across the Middle East if the Iranian nuclear deal is not “fixed or nixed.”

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

Trump calls Iran deal ‘embarrassing’ in first UN speech

(JNS.org) President Donald Trump slammed the “embarrassing” Iranian nuclear deal, while accusing Tehran of destabilizing the Middle East, in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday.

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

Polish nationalist leader denounces anti-Semitism, lauds Israel

(JNS.org) The head of Poland’s right-wing nationalist Law and Justice Party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, denounced anti-Semitism Monday and lauded the “great state” of Israel during a ceremony commemorating Polish citizens who protected the country’s Jews during the Nazi Holocaust.

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

IDF destroys Hezbollah drone approaching Israel’s Golan Heights

(JNS.org) The IDF Tuesday intercepted and destroyed an Iranian-made unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operated by the Lebanese terror organization Hezbollah that entered the demilitarized zone of the Golan Heights near Israel’s border with Syria.

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

Convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh leaves US on deportation flight

(JNS.org) Convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh, 70, was deported Tuesday from Chicago to her native Jordan after having her U.S. citizenship revoked by a federal court in August.

Posted on September 19, 2017 .

Israel’s southern wall proves 100 percent effective in preventing infiltration

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Not a single infiltration from the Sinai Peninsula into Israel was recorded over the past 12 months, Israel’s Population and Immigration Authority reported Sunday.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

Netanyahu, Trump discuss ‘terrible’ Iran nuke deal at NYC meeting

(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Donald Trump said they planned to discuss the “terrible” Iranian nuclear deal as well as Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects in their remarks to reports ahead of their meeting earlier Monday.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

JDC provides Rosh Hashanah aid to elderly Jews in the former Soviet Union

(JNS.org) Impoverished elderly Jews across the former Soviet Union are expected to receive extra food and traditional holiday fare, including apples and honey, for the Rosh Hashanah Jewish New Year.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

For first time, US military opens permanent base in Israel

(JNS.org) The U.S. military has established its first permanent base on Israeli soil located inside an Israeli Air Force base in southern Israel.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

Facebook removes option to target 'Jew haters' with advertisements

(JNS.org) Facebook has disabled the ability for advertisers to target anti-Semitic interests on its platform following media inquiries that created controversy over the feature.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

Bahrain’s king condemns Arab boycott of Israel

(JNS.org) Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa has condemned the Arab world’s boycott of Israel, saying its citizens are free to visit the Jewish state, in a declaration of worldwide religious tolerance facilitated by the Los-Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

Netanyahu meets US Jewish leaders, addresses Western Wall controversy

(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with eight senior leaders of the American Jewish community Sunday in New York to discuss Israel’s relations with Diaspora Jewry, as well as other topics including the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the Iranian nuclear issue.

Posted on September 18, 2017 .

Netanyahu-Trump meeting in New York to focus on Iran

(JNS.org) The Iranian threat will reportedly be the primary focus of a meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) this week in New York.

Posted on September 17, 2017 .

Hamas accepts Palestinian Authority’s demands to form unity government

(JNS.org) The Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas announced Sunday it accepted the demands of Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah party to form a unity government.  

Posted on September 17, 2017 .

Group offers US business students real-life Israeli business opportunities

(JNS.org) Some 175 college students with the TAMID Group recently attended the organization’s national convention, TAMIDcon 2017, to engage in experiential learning with Israeli companies.

Posted on September 17, 2017 .

Trump administration declares ‘strong support’ for Taylor Force Act

(JNS.org) The Trump administration Thursday declared its “strong support” for the Taylor Force Act, which seeks to cut off aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) over its payments to convicted terrorists or their families.

Posted on September 15, 2017 .

Israel expresses solidarity with London after train terror attack

(JNS.org) Israeli officials expressed solidarity with the people of London following a terror attack on the London Underground Friday morning. A crude explosive device exploded, injuring at least 22 people.

Posted on September 15, 2017 .

World’s top cycling race opens in Israel next year

(JNS.org) In a historic first, the prestigious Giro d’Italia race, one of cycling’s top events, will open in Israel next year.

Posted on September 15, 2017 .