(JNS) Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley criticized Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for proposing to divert some of the United States’ military aid to Israel toward humanitarian relief in the Gaza Strip.
“Just when you thought Bernie
(JNS) Belgium’s first female prime minister, Sophie Wilmès, is Jewish.
This week she replaced Charles Michel and will lead an interim government until a coalition is formed. Michel left for a European Union position
(JNS) The heads of major monotheistic faiths signed a historic document at Vatican City in Rome this week that calls on doctors around the world not to assist in killing people, even if they are terminal patients.
(JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump announced this week that former Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s replacement has also been killed by U.S. troops.
“Just confirmed that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s number one
(JNS) U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel this week, said that U.S. sanctions will be increased against Iran, though the financial penalties aren’t meant to harm the Iranian people.
“We are not doing this to hurt the people of Iran;
I recently had the opportunity to meet with Eitan, a lone soldier visiting the U.S. along with several other young Israeli soldiers who came here to empower the audience at the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces dinner. As a Jewish mother and grandmother who has never had a child or grandchild join the IDF, I felt
(Courtesy of ALEH) This year, Simchat Torah came early for Israel’s disability community. On Thursday, October 17, during Chol Hamoed Sukkot, ALEH (www.ALEH.org), Israel’s network of care for children with severe complex disabilities, hosted a joyous grand opening celebration for Bet Chayil, its new,
(The Hill) President Trump has announced that his administration will lift sanctions on Turkey, after Ankara agreed to stop an offensive in northern Syria and agreed to a permanent ceasefire.
“Earlier this morning, the government of Turkey informed my administration that they would be stopping combat
(JNS) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has announced that Turkey and Russia reached a “historic” agreement that would remove all Syrian Kurdish fighters from the Syria-Turkey border region. The announcement came following six
(JNS) A 50-year-old Palestinian man who recently converted to Judaism was arbitrarily arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces two weeks ago and is still in custody, according to a Ynet report. The man claims to have been tortured by P.A. forces.
(JNS) The Israel Defense Forces announced that a military drone conducting “routine operations to secure the border” crashed in Lebanese territory.
According to a report by Lebanon’s National News Agency, the drone fell