Abbas to seek statehood recognition from France during Paris visit
Palestinian autopsy: Teen shot in head with police sponge bullet
Hamas confirms official wounded in Gaza operation
Former Unit 8200 commander lashes out at reservists' public criticism
Gaza landlords refusing to rent to Hamas, official says
Budget bickering delays aid for Gaza border residents
PM boycotts Likud convention
Israel to appoint first female ambassador to Arab country
Netanyahu deals major blow to Lapid, freezes key housing legislation
Professors getting close to the people on Thursday’s Night of Scientists around the country
Prostate cancer kills over 430 Israeli men annually, but survival rates are rising
Implanted cardiac tissues from pig and horse save life of combat soldier
Proposed state legislation to prohibit e-cigs released by Health Ministry
Israel’s first English travel-planning app launched for holidays
'Beersheba is the new cyber Silicon Valley'
BGU first Israeli university to become member of US National Academy of Inventors
Social media after death
Tony Bennett leaves his heart (briefly) in Tel Aviv
Delving into Delft
Paul Anka reschedules war-canceled shows
Lady Gaga's manic sci-fi artRAVE wakes Tel Aviv from its war-induced slumber
Despite failing to medal, Israeli flag football teams turn heads at Worlds
Israeli tennis with more questions than answers
Victorious Maccabi Haifa opens new stadium in style
Jerusalem and both TA teams into semis
Analysis: All quiet on the Northern front
FM brushes off hecklers at JNF parley in LA
The Shabbos Project in Latin America
World Jewish Congress holds historic conference in Berlin for first time since WWII
Moishe House to open in Paris amid hike in anti-Semitic incidents in France
Study: 40% of European Jews hide their religion
US expands attacks on Islamic State while mulling arms and training for Syrian rebels
Without Iran, world leaders tackle ISIS
Israeli Arabs overwhelmingly deny support for Islamic State
Hezbollah: We will defeat Islamic State on the battlefield
'Who built the pyramids?' - Round Two
It’s time to change Israel’s refugee policies
No Holds Barred: Are men womanizers or intimacy-seekers?
UN International Day of Democracy: Engaging young people on democracy
The UN General Assembly opening
Stealing from the Palestinians
Do it today
LAWFARE AGAINST IRAN
From Gaza to comprehensive peace
Hot off the Arab press
Chicken BBQ, American style
Matrimony made easier
As sweet as honey
Grapevine: Brain-drain warning
Painted street dividers get failing grade
This week in Jerusalem
The ambassadorial treatment
Someck so good
CITY NOTES: Australian street artist showcases work at Haifa art festival
Ramallah’s own ‘Krabby patty’
Some good news from the Gaza front
Does moderate Islam exist?
Will the minority Pundits return home?
To end anti-Arab violence, stop freeing terrorists
A song for ELUL: 'The song of the land
סִדְרַת סְטֶנְד-אַפְּ חֲדָשָה: קוֹמֶדִי בִּיט
גִיבּוֹרֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל מְקַבְּלֵי עִיטוּר הַגְבוּרָה
For the love of debauchery
Paris in Jerusalem
Love in the time of plenty
Religious strife … AGAIN?
Cooking with Jpost: Scrumptious shakshuka
Cooking with JPost: Tantalizing tomato and mozzarella salad
Bar Refaeli channels inner pole dancer in sexy new commercial
Watch: Israelis dip apples in honey for Rosh Hashana in adventurous locations
Amy Winehouse statue unveiled in London, commemorating late singer's birthday
Le stade flambant neuf de la capitale, nouveau fief de l’Hapoel Jerusalem
Quand Roméo et Juliette s’appellent Reouven et Djamila
Jeunes, braves et valeureux : la nouvelle génération des soldats de Tsahal
Tout un programme…
Oh les filles, oh les filles…
Revisiter le sionisme
Préserver l’héritage des Juifs de Tunisie
Ton peuple sera mon peuple
Malgré quelques revers, l’Etat islamique se porte bien
Israël et la « coalition virtuelle » contre le Hamas
Sous la coupe de l’Etat islamique en Syrie
Les ,ésaventures de Sainsbury
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Il était une fois en Israël
Boucler la boucle
Sondage : la victoire de Tsahal à Gaza
L’épreuve de la dissuasion
Sale temps sur les routes israéliennes
Les Juifs aux USA
Canadian Young Leadership Solidarity Mission to Israel
JNF USA Solidarity Mission Visits Southern Israel
Turning Tanks into Pine Cones
Under Hamas Fire, KKL-JNF Paves a Security Road for Kibbutz Sufa
KKL-JNF Helps Chile Deal with the Gall Wasp Pest
KKL-JNF and Fair Planet in Ethiopia–Seeds of Hope
KKL-JNF at United Nations Committee of Forestry Conference
Argentine Province of Misiones Minister for Agriculture Visits the Negev with KKL-JNF
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
Mexican Parliamentarians Visit the Biofilter for Urban Runoff in Kfar Saba
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
The KKL-JNF Europe Young Leadership Conference
KKL-JNF Office Opens in New Zealand
KKL-JNF Leaders at ELC meet with the EU Parliament
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
Ma’alot 360 Scholarship Recipients from Australia Tour Israel
09.16.2014 | 21 Elul, 5774
Nafa traveled to Syria in 2007 where he met with Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine official Talal Naji; Likud MK Regev: Zoabi is next.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Foreign minister calls the Gaza cease-fire signed last week "a really bad choice" for Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
FM accuses Zoabi, Zehalka, Sarsur of treason and supporting terror after they took part in rally for Hamas in northern Israel.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The defense minister criticized cabinet members for their vocal opposition to what they perceived as a weak military response to Hamas’ rocket fire.
FM says Israel mustn't make diplomatic agreement with Hamas; National Security Adviser Yossi Cohen says PA could potentially take over in Gaza.
The foreign minister told Channel 2 that the government needs to spell out "a strategic goal" that encompasses "defeating Hamas, bringing it to submission."
Nabil el-Araby says no Israeli government took initiative seriously, therefore there's no reason to take FM seriously.
By HERB KEINON
FM Avigdor Liberman says that if bodies of IDF soldiers not returned to Israel, Hamas will get back instead the bodies of Hamas leaders in Gaza.
“As long as Hamas controls Gaza, and is popular in Judea and Samaria, a diplomatic process is simply impossible,” FM says.
Israel’s Athlone Investments buys 75% stake in Mozambique-based telecom.
By NIV ELIS
Israel’s Athlone investments buys 75% stake in Mozambique-based telecom during foreign minister's Africa tour.
After the women were quickly escorted out, Liberman said to raucous applause: “I really was surprised that this provocation took so much time.”
By KELLY HARTOG
Liberman tells Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations that future hostilities could be 10 months away.
By SAM SOKOL
Number of Knesset seats not expected to change drastically; other polls indicate the two parties would gain in support running separately.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The Likud Beytenu bond that Liberman hoped could help him become prime minister had become a political burden.
FM says differences of opinion with Netanyahu have made continued union impossible; says Yisrael Beytenu will remain in coalition.
Prime minister, foreign minister trade sharp barbs over Israel's response to rocket fire from Gaza.
In speech during visit to Sderot, Liberman says Hamas leaders Haniyeh and Mashaal should consider themselves "legitimate targets."
By LEV SELMON
In meeting with German FM, Liberman makes strongest public statement by a senior official so far of Israel's commitment to Jordan's security in light of the advances made by ISIS.
If Liberman has his way, Serry will be declared by the Israeli government as persona non grata; UN envoy rejects allegations.
Liberman in Nairobi suggests setting up joint framework, mechanisms to combat network of global jihadists; ‘Take destiny into your own hands.’
Foreign Minister says now is the time for public to stand unified behind security forces.
Liberman had considered appointing Shama-Hacohen as an ambassador in order to enable the entrance of an Yisrael Beytenu MK to Knesset.
Foreign minister says the government factions are at odds over how to move forward, warns a common policy must be adopted or one will be forced on Israel regardless of its best interests.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
In wake of EU elections, FM says Israel will not recognize political blocs with "neo-Nazi, racist character."
Levy made the decision because Netanyahu decided against backing him and Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman could not bring Levy enough support to win.
The foreign minister said that he will present his own alternative proposals for solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Comments come at a critical time as Congress decides whether to discontinue funding the PA if a Hamas-Fatah unity agreement is finalized.
In harshest attack on Abbas in two years, foreign minister says the Palestinian leader "consistently rejects peace."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,HERB KEINON
FM Liberman visited Baku in 2010 and again in 2012, when the two countries celebrated 20 years of diplomatic relations.
Foreign minister tells Israel Radio that Abbas signed unity deal with Hamas in order to destroy negotiations with Israel.
Foreign minister says there is no lack of problems in Middle East for Israel to contend with.
FM makes comments in press briefing with Austrian counterpart; says decision whether or not to dissolve the PA is a Palestinian one to make.
Foreign minister likens Palestinian request to join more than two dozen international treaties to Arafat balking at Camp David in 2002, Abbas not signing deal at Annapolis Conference in 2008.
Foreign minister tells Israel Radio that Palestinians must rescind their application to world bodies for talks to go on.
A source close to Liberman said that when he spoke about a Russian- speaking prime minister, he was indeed referring to himself.
FM shows off fusion of tough and personable traits; the result: a warm, cuddly bulldog.
Both sides expected to meet again on Monday, with Livni representing the Israeli side and Saeb Erekat representing the Ramallah government.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Akunis: Opposition automatically takes the Palestinians' side, even when they extort us; Labor leader Herzog reiterates call for new election.
In special meeting of Knesset plenum to discuss failed peace talks, opposition leader Herzog says new election is only choice; Gal-on says Livni, Lapid lied to public, said they would leave coalition if talks break down.
By LAHAV HARKOV,JPOST.COM STAFF
After foreign minister says that he would rather call early elections than return to deal to release Palestinian terrorists, opposition MKs welcome prospect.
Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman says going back to deal to release Palestinian terrorists is "not an option."
Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman will open the event, and he will be joined by US Senator Robert Menendez, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, and Israeli envoy to the UN Ron Prosor, among others.
Foreign minister defends Kerry, praises his efforts to bring about an agreement with Palestinians.
Workers deny Liberman's comments that as a result of the strike, Israelis who died abroad were unable to be flown back to Israel for burial.
Not only is population transfer not on Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Finance Minister Yair Lapid or peace-process negotiator Tzipi Livni’s list of proposals, it is likely anathema to most diplomats in the Foreign Ministry.
Foreign minister accuses disgruntled employees of waging labor struggle on the backs of Israelis in distress.
FM lashes out at opposition for boycotting Knesset's 67-0 passage of law which raises threshold for parties, limits number of ministers.
Edelstein on opposition boycott of electoral reform, haredi enlistment and referendum votes: They prefer staged acts over debate.
Two foreign ministers meet in Rome, Liberman mum following meeting on whether Ukraine escalation was discussed.
Jerusalem releases first official statement on unrest ignited by Russian intervention in Crimea.
Foreign Minister says "Those who want to set conditions should look for other partners."
Balad leader MK Jamal Zahalke accuses foreign minister of being "racist against Arabs in a cheap bid for popularity and votes."
Liberman to convene MKs, top activists at Yisrael Beytenu’s HQ to decide whether party will run on its own in next election.
Yisrael Beytenu chief gave interview to Channel 2, during which he insisted that it's the media's perception of him that has changed, not him.
Israel Beytenu leader: It is important to look at what I’ve said in the past, not at ‘labels, stereotypes or stigmas’.
By HERB KEINON,GIL HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Earlier the foreign minister said Arab lawmakers in the Knesset collaborate with terrorists.
"Liberman is afraid of Bennett after seeing drop in poll numbers among right-wing voters," a Bayit Yehudi source told Army Radio.
The long drawn mediation efforts carried out since the last labor dispute in June have gone precisely nowhere.
By MICHELLE MAZEL
Bring opinion leaders here, provide data to friends abroad, and don’t put Foreign Ministry in charge.
By EVELYN GORDON
The number of people identifying as moderate Left slumped to record lows during Operation Protective Edge, leading the Right to label them an "endangered species."
Liberman noted that today the speaker of the Knesset, the chairman of the Jewish Agency and the foreign minister are all native Russian speakers and that two of those people are former Prisoners of Zion.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Foreign minister says Israel strengthened Hamas politically during Gaza fighting.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
With region in turmoil, the last thing Israel needs is a new election, foreign minister says; adds that Abbas has lost legitimacy since Palestinians have not held an election in over 9 years.
Yisrael Beytenu minister says he is not optimistic about the cease-fire lasting.
Reps. Eliot Engel and Ed Royce meet with FM, say Israel should not be expected to negotiate with Hamas, who desires Jewish state's destruction.
"I think the government will lengthen its days," Lapid said. "I don't see any reason to break up the government."
Netanyahu's approval rating continues to drop since ground troops entered Gaza, according to survey.
After a year in office, Benjamin Netanyahu has a bunch of wannabe prime ministers snapping at his heels.
By LESLIE SUSSER
“This is absolutely impossible,” says Professor Emeritus Gabriel Sheffer of the Hebrew University.
FM tells Conference of Presidents that Jews of America are facing "nothing less than a demographic catastrophe.”
By HERB KEINON,SAM SOKOL
Following the political divorce, Likud will remain with 20 seats and Yisrael Beytenu with 11.
Foreign minister addresses Remembrance Day ceremony in Kiryiat Gat, emphasizes government's commitment to peace, security.
Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein, the experienced head of the legal system, versus Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman, the powerful leader of the Yisrael Beytenu political party.
A poll found that if Liberman ran on a ticket with Kahlon, the party would win 22 seats and beat the Likud.
Police warn drivers not to travel on Highway 65 due to demonstration; MK Gal-On slams Liberman for his reaction to the vandalism.
Foreign minister estimated the cost of implementing such a plan at around NIS 7 billion per year.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Officials welcome ruling by England’s Supreme Court against protesters at Ahava cosmetics shop in London.
Israel is not used to having size on its side, but in the Gaza conflict it does – and this may require strategies it never previously considered.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Foreign Minister warns against UN institutions being used as platform to promote terrorism.
"In the case of Kosovo, we saw a UN mandate work and therefore, I think we need to bring back a UN mandate in the region," says FM.
Speaking ahead of special cabinet meeting, prime minister says IDF has made substantial gains against Hamas terror infrastructure in Gaza.
PM and Liberman meet visiting British Foreign Secretary Hammond; Liberman: Hamas – like the Nazis – want to exterminate the Jews.
UNRWA admitted itself on two different occasions since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge began 16 days ago that they discovered rockets in their facilities.
By HERB KEINON,GREER FAY CASHMAN
A rocket fell in Anat Suisse's backyard, blowing in the doors and smashing the windows of her home.
Speaking during visit to man wounded in rocket attack, Liberman claims his proposed occupation of Gaza meant to ensure security, not build settlements.
Italy currently holds the rotating presidency of the EU; Mogherini was taken to Ashdod by Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman.
FM says Operation Protective Edge should end with IDF controlling all of Gaza; says ceasefire only allows Hamas to make more rockets.
Foreign minister said he realizes this would be complicated "and looks frightening," but that "the alternative is even worse."
The letter is part of Israel's diplomatic campaign to garner understanding and support for Operative Protective Edge.
FM says Israel should realize connection between murder of teens and increasing rocket attacks as Hamas efforts to control West Bank.
PM convenes emergency cabinet meeting to determine how to respond to deaths of kidnapped teens, who premier says were murdered in cold blood; Netanyahu says all of Israel is weeping with bereaved families.
Liberman responds calling Balad MK "a terrorist"; Regev: She's a traitor and should be deported to Gaza.
Shamelessly in a time of war, Liberman has systematically undermined PM Netanyahu.
By JEFF BARAK
Avigdor Liberman’s five-nation African tour signals a strategic shift with likely significant political and economic dividends.
By YOSEF I. ABRAMOWITZ
The current leadership seems totally incapable of recognizing the Palestinians for what they are, and what they declare themselves to be – an implacable enemy.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
A glance at the bumpy bilateral relations between the two countries, on the occasion of the first visit of Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz.
By SAMUEL LASTER
Though not wearing a Magen David every day, we carry our Zionism on our backs each day, and people try to slander us for it as if “Zionism” is a dirty word.
By JUSTIN HAYET
As an Arab, I found myself, yet again, unwittingly drawn into the never-ending political hocus-pocus on transferring Arab citizens to Palestinian territories. The Liberman Plan genie was out of the bottle again.
By SERAJ ASSI
Recent remarks by FM Liberman reflect the political Right’s tacit deference to views of the political Left and implied acknowledgment of its moral superiority.