Betsy DeVos: Efforts to boycott Israel are a ‘pernicious threat’ in colleges

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Monday that a movement to boycott Israel has become a “pernicious threat” on college campuses and is fueled by bias against Jews. Speaking at a Justice Department summit on anti-Semitism, DeVos issued a scathing rebuke of the BDS movement, a campaign led by pro-Palestine activists calling for a boycott, … Read More

Trump administration and communal leaders to address DOJ summit on anti-Semitism

Monday, July 15, 2019

(July 15, 2019 / JNS) The “Summit on Combating Anti-Semitism” hosted by the U.S. Department of Justice on July 15 will features rabbis, media representatives and those in the legal profession alongside Trump administration leadership, including opening remarks by Attorney General William Barr. Elan Carr, U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, will also … Read More


Monday, July 15, 2019

Hamas has once again been trying to obtain intelligence from Israeli troops stationed along the Gaza border using online messaging applications. Posing as fellow soldiers, Hamas operatives contacted troops on the WhatsApp text messaging service and would ask for intelligence such as troop movements. One combat soldier serving in the Paratrooper’s brigade received a text … Read More

Senior Hamas official calls on members of Palestinian diaspora to kill Jews

Monday, July 15, 2019

A senior Hamas official has urged members of the Palestinian diaspora to kill Jews around the world. Fathi Hammad, a member of Hamas’s politburo who is considered a hard-liner and is known for his fiery rhetoric, made the statement in a speech at a protest in the border region between the Gaza Strip and Israel … Read More


Monday, July 15, 2019

KKL-JNF surveys the damage wrought by incendiary balloons in Gaza border region forests. Since the return of the incendiary balloon arson attacks from Gaza at the start of April this year, KKL-JNF and Israeli Fire and Rescue Service firefighters found themselves fighting dozens of fires each day. With millions of children and youth out of … Read More

Israeli defense firms team up with Lockheed Martin to enter US market

Friday, July 12, 2019

    IAI-Elta is offering its radar to the U.S. Army’s Patriot system; Rafael is marketing its advanced SPICE guidance kits to the U.S. military. (July 10, 2019 / JNS) Israeli defense firms have teamed up with U.S. giant defense company Lockheed Martin to market advanced military technology to the American military market. The partnerships … Read More

As Hamas loses tunnels option, terror faction takes to the air and sea

Friday, July 12, 2019

Gazan terror organizations are looking into armed drones and sea-based commando cells, while concentrating fire at Israel’s Iron Dome to overwhelm it. (July 11, 2019 / JNS) The discovery of the latest cross-border Hamas tunnel this week stretching from the Gaza Strip into Israel is a reminder of the fact that Hamas will soon lose … Read More