05.03.2016 | 25 Nisan, 5776
NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues
UN to quiz Israel on torture complaints
Israeli man, 60, wounded in stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City
Former IDF chief criticizes PM's handling of Hebron soldier
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
Rivlin meets with winners of arts prize
Gold to visit Germany amid reports of strain in ties
Report: Deri probe expands to financial matters
Illegal underage marriages being ignored by authorities, committee finds
TheaterNetto winners named
Meet Steven Wilson, the anti-Roger Waters
This month’s Docaviv Film Festival to focus on the ‘New World Disorder’
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
David Blatt being considered for Sacramento Kings head coaching position
No Holds Barred: Sykes-Picot is dead, long live Israel!
Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow
The Holocaust: Many villains, few heroes
Saudi minister confirms warning on proposed US law on 9/11
Amid Aleppo bloodshed, former Iranian politician praises 'Egypt’s support for Assad'
After losing to a Palestinian-affiliated team, Jordanian soccer fans chant pro-Israel slogans
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The upside of the British Labor Party’s anti-Semitism furor
Conservative Jewry nullifies all discriminatory laws against non-Jews
US authorities say one arrested in foiled bomb plot on Florida synagogue
Israel’s envoy to London: Redline crossed
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
Beersheba babies hospitalized at Soroka with rare infection
Bank Hapoalim to distribute Israeli flags for Independence Day
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
What can you see in this red circle?
The banned behind: Bar Refaeli's new commercial censored for inappropriate content
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Islam Clash with the Jews - Acute
Response to Tragedy
South Africa's Identity Crisis, change name to Nguniland
Jenin residents killed Border Police Cpl. Hadar Cohen, 19, outside Old City’s Damascus Gate, seriously wounded second female officer before shot dead.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Two minors caught with knives in Old City of Jerusalem and man shot running toward IDF forces at Al-Aroub refugee camp.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Suspects sought to blow up security forces' vehicle, according to indictment.
Arab mob throws firebombs, large stones at officers patrolling east Jerusalem neighborhood.
British PM underlines that he is a staunch ally of Israel's, noting that the UK does not support what he called "illegal settlements."
Mohammad Abd al-Latif praised terrorists responsible for 2014 Har Nof massacre.
Jabel Mukaber and Shuafat residences were built without permits from municipality.
Kuwaiti paper reports that the Israeli initiative came as part of the Netanyahu government's efforts to minimize Palestinian attacks in the Jerusalem area and to decrease tensions in the holy city.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
According to the first indictment, on the morning of December 27, Saeed Komboz, 29, of east Jerusalem, plotted to murder Jews to become a “martyr.”
Radical group outlawed by government in November for inciting violence against Jews.
Police announce arrest of Arab Israelis planning to attack Jews in Red Sea resort town.
By BEN HARTMAN
The suspects directed their attacks against security forces and Jewish civilians in Ras al-Amud near the Mount of Olives cemetery, Shin Bet says.
The jail sentences were a mixed bag with all defendants being convicted of some crimes and getting jail time, but all of the defendants also being acquitted of the worst crimes like attempted murder.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
According to Palestinian reports, the shooter was an intelligence officer from the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Abu Dis.
Both victims in stable condition, terrorist shot and killed.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The terror cell met several times in February and March and intended to help enemy terror organizations in their war with Israel.
Palestinian rioters hurl some 10 firebombs at Israeli forces in Ras al-Amud; improvised grenade thrown toward IDF position at Rachel's Cave in the West Bank, no injuries.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Silwan raid takes place days after PRC paramedics drive past dying Jewish father and son gunned down by terrorists in West Bank.
Knife-wielding terrorists ages 13 and 37 shot in Pisgat Ze’ev and Damascus Gate in Jerusalem; third attack occurs south of Ma'aleh Adumim.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Removal of the barriers is aimed at freeing up traffic in the neighborhoods, in an effort to “enable the greater public to get back to their regular and safe daily routines."
Police say that the goal of the changes was to "enable the greater public to get back to their regular and safe daily routines."
"The Jerusalem municipality continues to advance construction throughout the city for all populations," says City Hall.
According to the IDF, new security checks will be implemented gradually and will help deter terror attacks.
Israeli and Palestinian voices from across the spectrum slam Netanyahu's reported suggestion of revoking Israeli residency permits, but agree it is unlikely to happen.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
"I don’t think it’s fair to give citizenship to people who want to kill you."
Letter urges Interior Minister to reconsider decisions for two in east Jerusalem.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Security forces shoot Palestinian in the leg after he approached them with a Molotov cocktail.
With violence and tension gripping Jerusalem, police have no plans to scale back their deployment of more than 2,000 extra police officers in the city in the months to come.
Organized terror is actually on the decline, struggling to form effective cells.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Follow the latest updates on tensions at the Temple Mount and in the rest of the capital.
Precautionary measures were taken after Palestinian calls for a “day of rage” in Jerusalem following Friday prayers, including the deployment of some 800 extra officers to patrol the Old City.
By LAHAV HARKOV,DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
None hurt in incident; firefighters say blaze under control.
All of the defendants were either minors or minors at the time of the crimes.
Practice should be harshly punished even if childcare is not directly violent, Supreme Court rules.
Prime minister says he is will not tolerate such attacks in capital or on Route 443, which leads to it.
By HERB KEINON
Police close 3 of 4 roads leading to village following chronic rioting
Move sends ‘dangerous message’ that acting out is way to improve education, ex-councilman Margalit says.
Palestinian youths threw barrage of rocks at bus, two cars in east Jerusalem neighborhood.
Two Jewish youths arrested for allegedly attacking Arab worker in Jerusalem.
Israeli teen attacked in Old City, Jewish youth removed from Temple Mount.
Right-wing NGO proves land homes built on was purchased in 19th century for Yemenite immigrants * Jewish families expected to move into contested properties.
Aviv Tatarsky: “Israel must stop being afraid of a strong Palestinian society in the city.”
Jewish condemnation ‘doesn’t matter,’ Sheikh Khaled Al-Mughrabi tells Post
By SAM SOKOL
Incident under investigation by the education ministry
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Annual Jerusalem Hug disrupted by violent "anti-normalization" youth.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In a statement, the Wadi Hilweh Information Center said IDF soldiers, accompanied by a bulldozer, arrived during the early morning hours on Tuesday.
Police say suspect was affiliated with Hamas, is related to terrorist who gunned down 8 yeshiva students in Kiryat Moshe in 2008.
Instances of rock throwing were reported after tensions flared between Muslims and Jews on 'Jerusalem Day.'
Emergency medical services say the victim is in moderate condition and fully conscious.
Peace Now announced that the Jerusalem District Planning Committee approved the construction of 900 homes in neighborhood of Ramat Shlomo.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Palestinian media claims settlers ‘broke into’ 3 vacant apartments owned by Arab family
Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says that despite the charged atmosphere and Arab reports of rioting, no disturbances took place during the procession and ceremony.
Court asks state not to use law dating from after War of Independence, but says it does not have the power to strike the law completely.
"ISIS soldiers will work to kill these people so this country is clean of them," leaflets state.
The shooting of a "neutralized" terrorist brought to a boil a debate in Israel over whether excessive force has been used against Palestinian assailants.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"When we have a terror threat, we ask people to carry their guns," Barkat told CNBC's " Squawk Box " during a trip to New York City this week.
La municipalité de Jérusalem prend des mesures pour améliorer les services éducatifs
dans le secteur arabe et minimiser l’influence du Waqf dans les quartiers est de la capitale
By PEGGY CIDOR
January 20 is the date set for the election of a new chairman of the committee, which represents some 7,500 employees.
US administration official confirms visit by American teenager of Palestinian descent beaten by Israeli police last summer in east Jerusalem.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Abu Khdeir, a 16-year-old Arab from Shuafat in east Jerusalem was abducted, burned and brutally murdered on July 2, 2014 while waiting to enter a mosque.
Last month, Zionist Union and opposition leader Isaac Herzog proposed dividing the capital.
‘As in London, the idea that a resident would be denied the right to live in a certain neighborhood based on their religion is preposterous,” says mayor.
The simple political explanation is that Eisenkot understands that focusing on the wave of terror is diverting attention and resources from the main threat emanating from the North.
By UDI SEGAL
Jerusalem deputy mayor calls for IDF troop reinforcements to safeguard capital.
Arsenal of pipe bombs, stun grenades, machine gun and ammunition seized from home and falafel stand outside Old City.
"Frequent violent incidents have led to casualties in Israel and the West Bank, sown fear and undermined the regular routine of life,” report states.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Court finds for NGO that homes were illegally inhabited via ‘absentee property.’
Austria's minister of science, research and economy was scheduled to meet his Israeli counterpart in Jerusalem, but cancelled due to the proposed meeting's location in east Jerusalem.
By DANIEL J. ROTH,DANA SOMBERG
The United States has also harshly criticized the decision.
The prime minister is allegedly mulling the move in response to current wave of violence, sources in Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense C'tee say.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,LAHAV HARKOV
Suspects who dug vertical tunnel on elderly woman’s property claimed to be municipal workers.
The explosives, including fireworks and pyrotechnics were found during inspection of house in the neighborhood of Jebl Mukaber.
President visits residents of Sur Bahir, Ramat Rahel.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Incident is fourth such residential demolition in east Jerusalem neighborhood in one week.
Proposed Kedem Center receives widespread support from mayor Barkat and international luminaries, is condemned by left-wing NGO as ‘Judiaizing’ east Jerusalem.
Despite the emotionally-charged atmosphere in Silwan, police said no violence took place.
21-kilometer long aqueduct runs from En Eitam to Umm Tuba, Sur Bahar, East Talpiot and Abu Tor.
Mayor Barkat says new municipal budget will address foundering conditions in city’s Arab communities.
Police and fire officials open investigation into apartment fire that ignited deadly blast.
Decision allegedly comes hours after Netanyahu finalized narrowly formed right-wing coalition.
Three Border police officers were injured when a vehicle struck them in Jerusalem's a-Tur neighborhood on Saturday.
Residents battle municipal neglect in the mean streets beyond the east Jerusalem barrier.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
Teddy Kollek transitioned Jerusalem from divided city to united capital.
By ABRAHAM RABINOVICH
The JPost Podcast introduces a new segment, “A road by any other name,” that looks at the stories behind Israel’s street names.
During the year GIFT Israel creates charity programming for schools, local children’s youth groups and private bar/bat mitzva groups, providing them with special activities and connecting them to local charities.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
Revisiting the sites of the revolt against the Romans beneath the streets of east Jerusalem.
We should not create a vacuum over which Hamas will assume control.
By HILIK BAR
Whether this was a one-time aberration or a hint of things to come, one thing is for certain. When we get on our bus Tuesday, we'll have something new to think about.
By DAVID BRINN
They are a single event in a series of events, which have led the EU to adopt a policy to not recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Green Line.
By BASTIAAN BELDER
Dividing Jerusalem would mean surrendering to terrorism and handing over east Jerusalem to Hamas and Islamic State.
By YEHUDIT KATSOVER AND NADIA MATAR
What the stabbing attacks have shown is how quickly a few incidents can put the walls up and divide the city.
Another great vacation ends with that bitter taste that only airports are very good at giving.
By ZIZO ABUL HAWA
This past month as much of our attention was focused on watching the developing Iran deal, the situation in Israel has taken a deeply troubling turn.
By AARON PANKEN
Not content with trying to snuff out the lives of innocent Jews, Palestinian vandals have been systematically and with impunity smashing tombstones.
By MICHAEL FREUND
It’s been almost 50 years since Israel reunified Jerusalem and turned it from a dusty backwater town into a truly radiant international capital city sparkling with energy and creativity.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
In the wake of the protest, the Israel Police twitter account published a tweet claiming the protesters were blocking streets and throwing stones.
By AHMED MASWADEH