(JNS.org) Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas sent a warm greeting to North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un, congratulating him for “Liberation Day,” a holiday marking the end of Japanese colonial rule.
(JNS.org) The government of Switzerland denounced anti-Semitism in a message to Israel following outrage over sign in a hotel stating that Jewish guests must shower before entering its pool.
(JNS.org) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday the Islamic Republic could abandon its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers “within hours” if the U.S. follows through with imposing new sanctions on Iran.
(JNS.org) Fatah Revolutionary Committee member Muwaffaq Matar recently called for fundamental changes in Palestinian society in an op-ed published in the Palestinian Authority’s official daily newspaper, Palestinian Media Watch reported this week.
(JNS.org) Israel’s Shin Bet security agency Tuesday unveiled the discovery of a complex money-transferring scheme run by the Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas.
(JNS.org) A delegation of Israeli security officials, headed by Mossad intelligence agency Director Yossi Cohen, will arrive in Washington, D.C., later this week for talks on the situation in Syria and Lebanon.
(JNS.org) Talia Friedman, daughter of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, was among the 233 new North American immigrants to arrive in Israel Tuesday.
(JNS.org) The Boston-based New England Holocaust Memorial was vandalized Monday for the second time this summer.
(JNS.org) President Donald Trump, facing criticism over his initial statement on Saturday’s violence in Charlottesville, Va., Monday directly condemned white supremacists and neo-Nazis as “repugnant” to American values.
(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly planning to make a historic trip to Latin America next month, which would make him the first sitting Israeli head of state to visit the region.
(JNS.org) The neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer is losing its internet domain host after the website published articles mocking the woman killed during last Saturday’s counter-protesting at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has instructed his government to send emergency humanitarian aid to Sierra Leone following a deadly flood and landslide that has killed hundreds.
(JNS.org) Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas Sunday condemned U.S. senators on the Foreign Relations Committee for voting in favor of the Taylor Force Act anti-terror legislation.
(JNS.org) Some 500 healthcare experts and entrepreneurs from more than 20 countries will convene in Jerusalem and in other cities across the Jewish state next month for the mHealth Israel Conference.
(JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for establishing an independent Kurdish state, in a rare declaration during an address to a visiting delegation of 33 Republican U.S. lawmakers last week, The Jerusalem Post reported.
(JNS.org) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday Israel will welcome President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, and international negotiations representative Jason Greenblatt later this month for continued discussions in renewed U.S.-led peace efforts.
(JNS.org) Jewish leaders and an Israeli government minister urged the Trump administration to condemn the violence and use of Nazi symbols by white supremacists during a violent rally Saturday in Charlottesville, Va.
(JNS.org) New data obtained by Israel Hayom analyzes the rising number of tourists arriving in the Jewish state, including visitors’ age, religion and the nature of their trips.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) A Jerusalem Light Rail security guard was lightly wounded in Jerusalem Saturday by a female Palestinian terrorist who went on a stabbing spree.
(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Ilya Cohen, an 11-year-old Israeli boy with special needs, realized his dream by becoming a police officer for a day.