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IDF: Dramatic increase in Gaza rockets in January

IDF: Dramatic increase in Gaza rockets in January

(JNS.org) January saw a dramatic increase in Palestinian rocket attacks from Gaza, according to the latest figures released by the Israel Defense Forces. The IDF said Gaza terrorists have launched… Read more »

Jewish leaders  praise Congressman Henry Waxman

Jewish leaders praise Congressman Henry Waxman

  (JNS.org) Jewish leaders praised U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA), who announced his intent to retire, for his contributions to the U.S.-Israel relationship. Waxman represented southern California for 20 terms… Read more »

‘Seinfeld’ reunion show  in the works

‘Seinfeld’ reunion show in the works

(JNS.org) Comedian and sitcom star Jerry Seinfeld confirmed speculation that his 1990s hit show “Seinfeld” might return for a short reunion show. During an appearance on a New York City… Read more »

Lauder: Nazi-looted art should be returned to Jews

Lauder: Nazi-looted art should be returned to Jews

(JNS.org) World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder on Thursday, Jan. 30, urged German officials in Berlin to work toward returning Nazi-looted art to its rightful Jewish owners. The art pieces… Read more »

Hundreds of rabbis to bolster Hungarian Jewry

Hundreds of rabbis to bolster Hungarian Jewry

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Hundreds of rabbis from all over Europe are planning to travel to Hungary in March for a conference meant to strengthen the Jewish community, as anti-Semitic… Read more »

N.Y. bill cuts state funding to colleges  boycotting Israel

N.Y. bill cuts state funding to colleges boycotting Israel

(JNS.org) The New York State Assembly on Jan. 28 passed a bill to halt government funding to academic institutions supporting a boycott of Israel. The vote passed 56-4. The bill… Read more »

Ambassador Prosor: Palestinian children still taught to hate Jews

Ambassador Prosor: Palestinian children still taught to hate Jews

(JNS.org) Israeli Ambassador to the U.N. Ron Prosor issued a stern warning on Jan. 29 against the failure to crack down on incitement and Holocaust denial internationally, saying it would… Read more »

Hillary Clinton urges Congress not to  increase Iran sanctions

Hillary Clinton urges Congress not to increase Iran sanctions

(JNS.org) Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged Congress not to pass more sanctions against Iran that may interfere with current negotiations between the P5+1 powers and the Islamic Republic…. Read more »

N.Y. bill cuts state funding to colleges boycotting Israel

N.Y. bill cuts state funding to colleges boycotting Israel

(JNS.org) The New York State Assembly on Jan. 28 passed a bill to halt government funding to academic institutions supporting a boycott of Israel. The vote passed 56-4. The bill… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson defends deal with Israel’s SodaStream

Scarlett Johansson defends deal with Israel’s SodaStream

(JNS.org) Jewish-American actress Scarlett Johansson has come under fire from human rights groups for serving as spokesperson for Israeli carbonated beverage company SodaStream. Oxfam International, a human rights group that… Read more »

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