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Gaza Rocket Lands Outside of Eshkol Town

Gaza Rocket Lands Outside of Eshkol Town

A rocket was fired from Gaza early Friday afternoon, breaking the truce reached at the end of the last Hamas terror war. “Color red” rocket warning sirens were…

Hamas Official Says a ‘New Chapter’ Open with Iran

Hamas Official Says a ‘New Chapter’ Open with Iran

“[Tehran] has pledged to continue supporting the [Palestinian] resistance,” Baraka told the Turkish Anadolu Agency. “Hamas welcomes the support of any Arab or Muslim state,” Baraka added. “But…

Hamas reportedly rebuilding its terror tunnels and rocket arsenal

Hamas reportedly rebuilding its terror tunnels and rocket arsenal

The Hamas flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) Hamas has reportedly renewed work on its terror tunnels, using building materials transferred from Israel for the reconstruction of Gaza following…

Israel grants Palestinian Christians travel visas for Christmas

Israel grants Palestinian Christians travel visas for Christmas

Palestinian Christians pictured outside Bethlehem’s Church of the Nativity on Christmas eve in 2006. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) Israel has granted travel visas to Palestinian Christians ahead of…

Rockland County Jewish Legislator Receives ‘Islamic State’ Threat

Rockland County Jewish Legislator Receives ‘Islamic State’ Threat

Rockland County legislator Aron Wieder received the threatening Islamic State image in the mail. Photo: Twitter A Jewish legislator in Rockland County is living in fear following the…

ISIS Militants Killed in First Battle With U.S. Ground Troops After Attacking Iraqi Military Base

ISIS Militants Killed in First Battle With U.S. Ground Troops After Attacking Iraqi Military Base

The flag of the Syrian al-Qaeda-affiliated group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Daily Mail – A number of militants have been killed in…

Israeli-Canadian architect wins prestigious award for Singapore hotel

Israeli-Canadian architect wins prestigious award for Singapore hotel

The Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore, designed by Moshe Safdie. Credit: Timothy Hursley. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has awarded the Israeli-Canadian…

Hamas reconstructing terror tunnels using Israeli materials

Hamas reconstructing terror tunnels using Israeli materials

Sources in Gaza say Hamas has started to prepare for next conflict with Israel, group said shifting war strategy in wake of Iron Dome, from long-range missiles to…

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Chabad public menorah commemorates Sydney terror attack victims

Chabad public menorah commemorates Sydney terror attack victims

The Chabad menorah in downtown Sydney. Credit: Chabad.org. (JNS.org) Chabad-Lubavitch set up a 32-foot-tall Hanukkah…

‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

Click photo to download. Caption: Staff and participants of the Adamah Jewish farming program wash…

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

IFCJ President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) A delegation from the International Fellowship…

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City. Credit: Facebook. (JNS.org) White supremacist and former…

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

(Compiled and edited by Steven Shamrak) The name of Jewish holiday, Hanukkah, is derived from…

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ December 17, 2014 East Room 4:27…

Time to rethink Holocaust Remembrance Day?

Time to rethink Holocaust Remembrance Day?

Click photo to download. Caption: The “Hall of Names” commemorating victims of the Holocaust at Israel’s…


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