Indirect Israel-Hamas talks to restart next week in Cairo
UN: Israel must uphold human rights law in its treatment of Palestinians
Abbas adds 'hard labor' to punishment for Palestinians who sell land to hostile countries
WATCH: IDF detains Palestinian boy that rights group says is disabled
Iran FM meets Palestinian Jihad leader, voices support for Palestinian 'resistance'
Netanyahu instructs Likud MKs to push through Lapid's flagship housing plan
Netanyahu's opponents seek to thwart his attempts to advance Likud leadership race
Report: Israeli officials fear Obama will try to avoid bringing Iran nuclear deal before Congress
Three in four Israeli Jews oppose a Palestinian state if it means dividing Jerusalem
Israel Cancer Association to kick off 'Knock on the Door fundraising campaign'
After dying of brain tumor, IDF soldier's organs save 6 lives
*Scientists use cocktail to reprogram adult stem cells*
*When the anecdotal goes viral*
US agency gives $1 million to boost Israeli Arabs in hi-tech
Israeli gas firm signs bid to sell natural gas to Egypt
Israel surely in 'front line' for climate refugees, says expert
Sa'ar remains defiant: Migrant holding facility won't close, it'll expand
IDF’s reliance on aerostats is up
Leading Jewish, Arab Israeli artists to perform in Daniel Pearl memorial concert
Amy Winehouse guitarist to play at Zappa Tel Aviv
Art inside and out
Review: Acre Festival
Blue-and-white rowers take on the Charles
Israeli driver Nissany gets invite from F1 team
Jerusalem nips Hapoel Tel Aviv in down-to-the-wire contest
Pivotal clash between Maccabi Tel Aviv, Maccabi Haifa
IDF arrests two Hamas members in West Bank
State committee recommends softer approach to natural resource surtax
Will this Shabbat be the one that Jews around the world observe?
US social security payments to Nazi war criminals scandalize Jewish world
Argentine far-left leader jailed for threatening Jewish rally at Iranian Embassy
Frankfurt kosher butchers accused of selling unkosher meat
British MP escapes prosecution for controversial remarks made during Gaza operation
Turkey grants passage for Iraqi Kurds to fight Islamic State in Syria
Iran takes action to comply with interim nuclear deal with powers, IAEA says
Women attacked with acid in Iran targeted because of 'bad hijab,' some fear
US resupplies Kurds in Kobani, seeking to bleed ISIS
Are EU sanctions against Iran beginning to evaporate?
October 21: Changing approach
Who is fit to be chief rabbi of Jerusalem?
A Palestinian state can only emerge from negotiations
Our World: Obama, the virtuoso manager
Let Zoabi talk
Guarantor of the natural world
The fierce estuary of memory
Crossroad to nowhere
US-led air strikes slow advance of Islamic State near Syrian border town
Arrivals: Archeologist uncovers motivation behind aliya
Book Review: Unfettered ambition
Book Review: Mandatory reading?
Grapevine: An age-old problem
The tribal route
Not lost in translation
Happy Eva After: Tom, get thee to the land of limits
A scroll for soldiers
Exiled – to Kfar Saba
How the media helps perpetuate a high cost of living
The vote on Palestine: A very British compromise
Letting the thugs rule, on and off the Mount
Some ally, Turkey!
A song for TISHREI: 'A good word'
סִימָנִים עַל הַחוֹל
פֶסְטִיבַל שֶקְסְפִּיר הַבֵּינְלְאוּמִי
Just a nice Jewish girl
The spirit moved them
Giving Schulhoff an airing
The Travel Adviser: An unstoppable force
Maritime voyage: Halifax to Prince Edward Island
Surgery complications caused Joan Rivers' sudden death
Frontlines Podcast: London's vote for Palestine
Richard Gere to star in Joseph Cedar’s new movie
L’incendiaire de la mosquée al-Aqsa
Quand le dauphin se fait crocodile
L’aliya de France a son mentor
« J’assiste personnellement à la Résurrection des morts ! »
Emmanuel Ruben : un résident temporaire
Gil Shohat : portrait d’un artiste atypique
Oh les filles, oh les filles…
Revisiter le sionisme
Israël au pied du mur
Retour sur l’opération Bordure protectrice : décryptage de la situation moyen-orientale
Les petites phrases d’Yigal Palmor
Malgré quelques revers, l’Etat islamique se porte bien
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Il était une fois en Israël
Et tu choisiras la vie
Les rêves déçus de Gabi
Coup de théâtre de fin d’année
Boucler la boucle
Pope Paul VI, first pontiff to visit Israel, moves closer to sainthood
Dutch Christians boycott church over exhibit on Palestinian children
Christian Pastor warns Ebola is God's Punishment for Obama dividing Jerusalem
Evangelical support for Israel? Look to the east
Vatican promotes military force in to protect Christians from Islamic Extremism
Free Schach Distribution in Honor of Sukkot
Covenant of Brothers, Covenant of Life
Celebrating the New Year in KKL-JNF Parks and Forests
International Cleanup Day in Ashkelon
Central America Celebrates Independence at the Rabin Center
European Parliament Member Bastiaan Belder Tours the Negev
KKL-JNF Helps Chile Deal with the Gall Wasp Pest
KKL-JNF and Fair Planet in Ethiopia–Seeds of Hope
Cleanup Day Activities in Central Israel
International Cleanup Day: Cleaning Together in Northern Israel
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
A Successful Annual Fundraising Event for KKL Milan
Der Wienerwald in Israel - The Vienna Woods in Israel
AFTER DAYS OF WAR, GIVING KIDS A CHANCE TO BE KIDS
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
10.21.2014 | 27 Tishri, 5775
After US censures Israel for plans to build 2,610 new units in Givat Hamatos, beyond the Green Line, Barkat says the construction is essential; Netanyahu: US should learn the facts first.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Palestinians believe area should be part of their future state.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Latest detentions brings total to over 700 since July, including 50 in September.
Report contradicts police claim of Sunuqrut’s death; four arrested for attempted firebombing of French Hill gas station.
"I don’t remember a time since the last intifada that there’s been so much tension," says Meretz city councilman Meir Margalit.
Dig, produced by Hatufim creator Gideon Raff, will premiere on USA Network in the fall of 2014.
Jerusalem is a city full of diverse areas, many of which often have been regarded by buyers as less desirable.
By RAPHI BLOCH
The violence of the past 24 hours was captured by a Reuters photographer on the scene in Shuafat.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Man linked to Hamas intentionally cut gas pipes in Armon Hantziv neighborhood in attempt to harm Jews.
Following Islamic outcry, Australian FM says Canberra's position is “consistent with relevant UN resolution adopted over many years."
By HERB KEINON
Diplomats from countries including Indonesia, Egypt and Saudi Arabia protest over Canberra's decision to stop referring to east Jerusalem as "occupied."
On anniversary of city's reunification, PA rejects Netanyahu comments that Jerusalem will forever remain undivided capital of Israel.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Jerusalem mayor says capital's Arab population is coming to realization that they are better off in an undivided Jerusalem ruled by Israel.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
One resolution calls for boycott of West Bank settlements, Jewish east Jerusalem; Israel not represented due to Foreign Ministry strike.
Ashton "deeply concerned" by building permit announcement for 558 new housing units in east Jerusalem; US opposes "unilateral action."
Erekat calls visit in coordination with the Israeli foreign ministry an "attempt to legitimize Israel’s occupation policies."
PM says settlement construction must be done wisely.
By HERB KEINON AND LAHAV HARKOV
PM freezes E1 plans, so as not to deflect attention from Iran.
By HERB KEINON, TOVAH LAZAROFF
Netanyahu says current stir over settlement construction plans is an “attempt to create an artificial crisis.”
By HERB KEINON AND TOVAH LAZAROFF
Gov't to okay tenders for 1,500 housing units over Green Line.
Mohammad Shtayyeh to 'Financial Times': PA petitioning countries to "withdraw investment or freeze activities”.
Margalit: Park was a political ploy to prevent Palestinian construction efforts and build a Jewish settlement one day.
Talks to continue in Brussels Thursday as sides look for solution that would allow Israel to participate in Horizon 2020 project.
United Nation’s Relief and Works Agency condemned Israel for killing UN man during Monday riot; Foreign Ministry not happy.
Margalit condemns decision as "counterproductive, poorly timed."
US secretary of state: US, Abbas knew Israel would announce new construction, views settlements as "illegitimate."
By MICHAEL WILNER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Israeli officials say some 80 prisoners will be freed in stages, insist J'lem hasn't agreed to pre-1967 lines as baseline of talks.
The new EU guidelines are the first concrete implementation of what some may have thought was just abstract policy after the constant drumbeat of pronouncements coming from Europe deafened Israel to the anti-settlement mood.
Uri Ariel urges Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to solve housing crisis by approving new units in east Jerusalem.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF, LAHAV HARKOV
ICRC president claims MDA not complying with 2005 agreement; MDA says it operates where Israelis live.
Refusal to recognize the State of Israel by all 57 member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has materially contributed to the 130 years old Jewish-Arab conflict remaining unresolved.
By DAVID SINGER
A group of Palestinians have planned an awareness campaign to encourage Palestinians to buy from only Arab-owned shops.
By DIANA ATALLAH/THE MEDIA LINE
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Last Thursday night’s riot looked like a post-apocalyptic battle.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Because of its relatively low prices, the neighborhood is home to many
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
Two theater productions with political angles have set the stage for protest.
"'Occupied East Jerusalem' is a term freighted with pejorative implications, which is neither appropriate nor useful," says Australian FM.
In response to the recent anti-Israel directives of the European Union, Israel Allies Foundation announces new director.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Rivlin: Our capital cannot be a city in which the building is done in secret, or whereby moving into apartments is done in the dead of night.
Netanyahu discovered by the time he headed back on Thursday that even with all his considerable rhetorical skills, he was unable to control the message.
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the step would also send a "troubling message" if the Israeli government proceeded with tenders and construction.
New measure allows for Israeli government to pay damages caused by hate crimes. 254201
By LAHAV HARKOV
Several Palestinians arrested for throwing rocks at police following procession
Amid violent protests across east Jerusalem neighborhoods, official says quiet likely to resume in capital.
Father of 16-year-old claims boy was shot in the head by sponge bullet during riot, police claim teen was shot in leg, fell on head while attempting to flee.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Wael Kawasame, 43, is suspected of helping organize kidnapping of yeshiva students, securing funding from Hamas to buy weapons for chief suspects.
By BEN HARTMAN
Despite ongoing violence in the Arab quarters of the capital, observers do not believe this indicates the start of an intifada-like uprising.
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
A Jerusalem-based secular yeshiva ushers in a different take on Jewish identity and Israeli culture.
By LAUREN SIRT
Tens of thousands of Palestinians to participate in a processions, celebrations and cultural evenings to mark Eid al-Fitr.
Several groups slam Palestinian Authority for agreeing to resume peace negotiations with Israel, while PLO, Fatah officials say they knew nothing of US Secretary of State John Kerry's offer to bring PA back to the table.
Last year, the United Nations recognized “Palestine” as a non-member state, but many of its citizens say it doesn’t make traveling easier.
By DIANA ATALLAH /THE MEDIA LINE
Police respond to multiple disturbances involving Molotov cocktails, firecrackers and rock throwing.
Victims beaten unconscious Friday night, allegedly by Jewish mob; police say more arrests expected as investigation progresses.
Tag Meir, an anti-racism organization, is arranging to have over 600 Israelis visit the family’s mourning tent in Shuafat.
In a special Knesset session honoring Jerusalem Day, the premier marveled at the development and growth of the capital.
The prime minister marked Jerusalem Day at the Mercaz Harav Yeshiva, where a terror attack took place in 2008.
According to the report, only six percent of east Jerusalem children attend public preschools, despite being entitled to a free education.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
European diplomats say the three buildings that were destroyed were "partially funded" by the EU.
Mt. Scopus park a ‘political ploy’ in response to prisoner release, says NGO leader.
"We can’t enable rock terror, which has already become too routine in parts of the capital," says Lion after east Jerusalem attack.
Graffiti found at site reads: "Gentiles in Israel are enemies"; vandals caused similar damage in neighborhood last year.
Men planned to enter Bayit Vagan wedding hall in haredi dress, carry out shooting attack with mini Uzi guns.
By Yonah Jeremy Bob
Construction of ‘Kedem Compound’ will destroy ancient relics, contribute to ‘Judaization’ of e. J'lem, group argues.
Following High Court decision to reject appeal, Israel releases 26 prisoners after midnight: 18 to West Bank, 5 to east Jerusalem and 3 to Gaza; PA President Abbas vows not to rest until "all prisoners are in their homes."
By BEN HARTMAN, HERB KEINON, REUTERS
"This is not about politics, it’s a matter of our lives," says demonstrator. "Have Jews not shed enough blood?"
Police investigate whether dummy explosives were warning of retaliation; child released from hospital after extensive testing.
How one teacher's initiative transformed the Ahmed Sameh school from severely neglected to a flourishing educational institute.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
"As long as the occupation exists, events like this will happen," says victim Daniel Seidemann following weekend east Jerusalem assault.
Men allegedly threatened to Jewish business owner if he testified against them in tax-evasion trial.
At least three detained after rioters threw rocks at police, and officers were forced to use stun grenades on crowd.
Residents say the 1.8 kilometer highway will cut Beit Safafa into sections.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Current portfolio head calls it ‘sour grapes,’ says candidate tried to get party to join coalition.
Marking 13 years to the second Palestinian intifada, clashes ensues in West Bank, Jerusalem and Gaza border.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Police clash with protesters in Jerusalem, Gaza, West Bank.
Justices may retroactively legalize post-’67 confiscations, arguing that undoing past actions would open up a “pandora’s box.”
NGO: In spite of High Court ruling, only 150 finished in 5 years; Municipality: We’ve built 400
Israel Land Fund will evict Shamasna family after years of legal battles; permitted to stay 18 months.
High Court may still demand personal appearance of Weinstein.
National park in primarily Arab neighborhood of Silwan is owned by right-wing Jewish group aiming to strengthen Jewish ties to J'lem.
The figure includes all demographics including ultra-orthodox and east Jerusalem communities.
By SHARON UDASIN
Police evacuate worshipers after disturbances between visitors.
Police come under attack, lightly wounded in Silwan neighborhood after pursuing two Arab youths seen lighting car on fire.
Incident follows day of heightened tension between Arabs and Jews observing Ramadan and Tisha Be’av.
Police say two Arab men attacked the thirty-year-old on his way home from the Kotel; units searching area for suspects.
Avi Alkaim, 24, faces charges of racially-motivated aggravated assault and battery for incident.
Police arrest seven after violence breaks out at restaurant where chairs were tossed and punches were thrown, all on camera.
Defense Ministry recognizes Muhammed Abu Khdeir as victim of hostile action; Indor: "Will his name be on Mount Herzl? Are they stupid?"
By LAHAV HARKOV,YAAKOV LAPPIN
There are many voices in the Palestinian community who greeted riots with an outpouring of support and hoped it would lead to a national uprising.
Arabs in the PA and Gaza who commit crimes against Jews are lauded by all but a tiny minority.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Perhaps the capital's most formidable challenge is the integration of Arab residents, who make up 37 percent of the population.
By JPost Editorial
Israel has the ability to “cut to the chase” and to understand that in order to protect its own interests the best thing to do is to find the path toward agreement
By GERSHON BASKIN
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has been under heavy fire from left-wing opponents, often rightfully so, for his settlement building in the West Bank and east Jerusalem.
By AARON MAGID
Economic growth and hopes for prosperity are important, perhaps even essential, but not enough to bring us peace.
Perhaps the time has come for Egypt and Israel to rethink these arrangements in an effort to confront the challenges emanating from Sinai.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
A proposed peace plan "which includes the annexation of Judea and Samaria, a path to loyal citizenship for all residents of the region."
By DAVID RUBIN