Yoni Kempinski

Yoni Kempinski

Editor of Israel National News

News by Yoni Kempinski

The modern innovative burial halls in Jerusalem

Hananya Shachor, Initiature and founder of "Underground burial halls" in Jerusalem, explains about the reason for underground graves.

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Caring for Israel's children for over 85 years

Dina Hahn, President of World Emunah, explains why her organization's work caring for children across Israel is so vitally important.

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GOP candidate: Republican Party wants a partnership with Israel

Angela Grabovsky, GOP nominee for Indiana’s 7th Congressional district, on her candidacy and why she's running as a Republican.

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Gush Etzion is full of opportunities for families and businesses

Aharoni Neubauer, CEO of the Gush Etzion Development Company, will be speaking at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference in NYC on May 22.

Gush Etzion is full of opportunities for families and businessesplayer

Emissaries key to creating lasting spiritual connection between Israel and Diaspora

World Zionist Organization Deputy Chair Gael Grunewald will be appearing at the Jerusalem Conference in NYC on May 22.

Emissaries key to creating lasting spiritual connection between Israel and Diasporaplayer

Danny Danon: Israel needs to tell the world why we were in Jenin

Former Israeli Ambassador to the UN and Chairman of World Likud Danny Danon will be at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference on May 22 in NY.

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Bringing the taste and the smell of Judea and Samaria to New York City

Yisrael Gantz, Governor of Binyamin, will be part of the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference in New York on May 22.

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Gantz: IDF values human life above all else

Defense Minister briefs foreign journalists following shooting death of Al Jazeera journalist.

Gantz: IDF values human life above all else

Survey: 75% of Israeli Arabs against Israel as a Jewish state

Israel Defense and Security Forum poll finds surprisingly large percentage of Israeli Arabs would not side with Israel during a war.

Survey: 75% of Israeli Arabs against Israel as a Jewish stateplayer

Amb Erdan : We call for a joint investigation over reporter's death

Israel's Ambassador to the UN slams those who rush to blame Israel for death of Al Jazeera journalist in shootout.

Amb Erdan : We call for a joint investigation over reporter's deathplayer

Efrat and its late founder to be honored at the Jerusalem Conference in NYC

Efrat will be receiving a special prize at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference on May 22 in New York City.

Efrat and its late founder to be honored at the Jerusalem Conference in NYCplayer

Meretz MK to Israel National News: Eliminating terrorists increases terrorism

MK Mossi Raz prefers the current government even though it is too right-wing for his liking.

Meretz MK to Israel National News: Eliminating terrorists increases terrorismplayer

At the close of Memorial Day, Yehuda Dimentman's parents prevented from reaching Homesh

Despite being promised entry, soldiers kept bereaved parents waiting for 4 hours at the barrier, until they were finally allowed through.

At the close of Memorial Day, Yehuda Dimentman's parents prevented from reaching Homeshplayer

Imaginative new interactive video puts you in Ben Gurion's office in 1948

"David Ben Gurion Escape Rooms" is a new interactive video about David Ben Gurion and the founding of the State of Israel.

Imaginative new interactive video puts you in Ben Gurion's office in 1948player

World Bible Contest brings together young Jews from around the world

This year's World Bible Contest is a unique event with Jews from many countries, including communities participating for the first time.

World Bible Contest brings together young Jews from around the worldplayer

Bamba, Coke, Memory – a unique way to commemorate Juha, a fallen IDF officer

Bamba, Coke, Memory is a special initiative that uses the life story of Major Yochai ‘Juha’ Kalangel to inspire others in acts of gratitude.

Bamba, Coke, Memory – a unique way to commemorate Juha, a fallen IDF officerplayer

Bereaved mother: The people of Israel give me hope

Luba Mosko, whose son fell in the Second Lebanon War, tells INN how the public's turnout on Memorial Day helps her.

Bereaved mother: The people of Israel give me hopeplayer

Bereaved families explain shouts at Bennett during ceremony

Families of terror victims tell Israel National News why they shouted at the prime minister during state Memorial Day ceremony.

Bereaved families explain shouts at Bennett during ceremony

Florida governor issues special Israel Memorial Day message

'I stand shoulder-to-shuolder with Israel,' says Governor Ron DeSantis, touting his pro-Israel record and efforts against BDS.

Florida governor issues special Israel Memorial Day message

Abortion controversy: Efrat believes in informing women and empowering them to choose

Roe vs. Wade is in the headlines, but Efrat focuses on the 81 thousand babies born due to their aid. "We don't get involved in politics."

Abortion controversy: Efrat believes in informing women and empowering them to chooseplayer

'Memorial Day is what gave us Independence Day'

Israel National News speaks with Mordechai Solomonov about his son David OBM, who was killed in action.

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IDF Casualty Officer: 'For them, every day is Memorial Day'

Maj. Yael Hermolin: "It's my privilege to be there for the families of those men and women in whose merit we have a state."

IDF Casualty Officer: 'For them, every day is Memorial Day'player

JCNY 2022: 'Silent freeze' jeopardizing new building in Gush Etzion

Josh Hasten, International Spokesman for Gush Etzion, will be speaking at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference in New York on May 22.

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Shas MK: We support Netanyahu and won't back a different candidate

MK Moshe Arbel tells Israel National News in interview that his party will stand behind Netanyahu's candidacy for Prime Minister.

Shas MK: We support Netanyahu and won't back a different candidateplayer

Founder of Shalva disabilities organization excited to be Independence Day torch lighter

Kalman Samuels, Shalva founder and president, looks back on how far Israel has come over 30 years in integrating people with disabilities.

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Forging next level connections to make Israel relevant to Diaspora Jews

Roi Abecassis, Head of WZO Spiritual Services Department, will be speaking at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference in New York on May 22.

Forging next level connections to make Israel relevant to Diaspora Jewsplayer

38,000 new immigrants to Israel in a single year

Israel reports highest level of immigration in 20 years, with 38,000 new immigrants entering the country since the last Independence Day.

38,000 new immigrants to Israel in a single year

Marching through the death camps as an Arab

For the first time, a representative of the UAE participates in the March of the Living alongside the ambassador of March of the Living UAE.

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Celebrate Israel Parade returns to New York City, together with the Jerusalem Conference

New York City’s Celebrate Israel Parade is taking place on May 22 and this year it will be followed by the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference.

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Anna Suzette Pfeiffer: 'I am a descendant of nazis, now volunteering in Israel'

Anna Suzette Pfeiffer is a young German with Nazi ancestors making up for the past by volunteering at an Israeli rehabilitation village.

Anna Suzette Pfeiffer: 'I am a descendant of nazis, now volunteering in Israel'player

Katharina von Schnurbein: More antisemitism, but more willingness to fight it

Dozens of global officials tasked with combating antisemitism met in Israel to brainstorm on how to end the world’s oldest hatred.

Katharina von Schnurbein: More antisemitism, but more willingness to fight itplayer

Watch: 2022's March of the Living

March of the Living begins in Poland, with eight Holocaust survivors present - possibly for the last time.

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360 degrees in Auschwitz: A virtual visit to the death camp

Miriam Cohen, from the 'Victory of the Spirit' project, talks about how the virtual tour of Auschwitz came to be. 'It was a miracle.'

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9 Holocaust survivors rescued from Ukraine arrive at Ben Gurion Airport

The body of Holocaust survivor Aharon Skamorovsky, who was rescued from Kyiv and died in Kishinev, also brought on the flight to Israel.

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Sheba field hospital in Ukraine providing vital medical care

Sheba Medical Center's field hospital in Ukraine is providing essential medical care and supplies to Ukrainians fleeing the war zone

Sheba field hospital in Ukraine providing vital medical careplayer

Dani Dayan: 'Israel is the guarantee there will never be another Holocaust'

Yad Vashem Chair speaks about Holocaust remembrance ahead of his speech at the Arutz Sheva Jerusalem Conference in NY on May 22.

Dani Dayan: 'Israel is the guarantee there will never be another Holocaust'player

"Struggle is failing": Antisemitism peaked globally in 2021

On the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day the Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry publishes its Annual Report on Antisemitism

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Dr Mordechai Kedar: Only a 'credible threat' from the Biden admin will deter Iran

With the Iran nuclear talks not likely leading to a deal, Dr Mordechai Kedar believes that the Biden admin finally woke up to reality.

Dr Mordechai Kedar: Only a 'credible threat' from the Biden admin will deter Iranplayer

Temple Mount limitations: ‘This is apartheid against Jewish people’

Attorney Nati Rom: “People of the Bible must come out against discrimination and racism against Jews on the Temple Mount."

Temple Mount limitations: ‘This is apartheid against Jewish people’player

Passover: Unity in the wake of controversy

Tzohar's Rabbi David Stav speaks to Arutz Sheva about the messages of Passover in the wake of current events and issues.

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