01.20.2017 | 22 Tevet, 5777
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Erdan calls to probe Arab MKs after policeman’s death
Beduin allege police frame-up in teacher’s death
Poll: Erdan top PM pick in Likud, Lapid most popular overall
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
Haredi enrollment in higher education up 250% since 2009
State still has no solution for Amona families
Life stipend for Armon Hanatziv terrorist’s family
Israeli, Turkish generals meet for first time in years
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editor's Notes: The Gaza expert
Column One: Netanyahu's shameless opponents
Remembering Ari Rath
Middle America speaks, but the Coasters don’t hear
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
Iranian duo's move to Bulgaria makes history in women's volleyball
Former soccer star placed on Egyptian terror list
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?
Jewish groups mobilize for march on Washington
An insider’s view: Eight years watching the first Jewish US president
ADL urges US Jewish institutions to be alert following bomb threats
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Thousands protest in New York on eve of Trump inauguration
American-Israelis to rally in Tel Aviv in solidarity with DC Women’s March
LGBTQ activists stage dance protest outside Mike Pence's DC home
Watch: Invoking Netanyahu and Putin, Indian right-wing group hails Trump
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
Official responses in Cairo, Riyadh and Amman seemed calculated to make an impression on the incoming Trump administration rather than to impel any immediate or urgent follow up on the Kerry proposal
By BEN LYNFIELD
Cairo had expected the anti-settlements UN Security Council resolution to be vetoed.
By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE
Egypt had circulated the draft on Wednesday evening and the 15-member council had been due to vote later on Thursday.
By MICHAEL WILNER,REUTERS
Many Israelis had hoped that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would take ground-breaking steps toward normalization; It still has not happened.
By ZVI MAZEL
It is unclear to what extent an armed force is obliged to check whether civilians are hiding in a tunnel before attacking it as a military target.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Egypt's first ambassador to Israel since 2012 addresses JPost Conference in Jerusalem.
By HERB KEINON
Egyptian lawmaker: Cairo should pressure Israel, not reopen consulates.
Among those reportedly crossing were MP's and other political figures as well as academics.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 6 is a national holiday in Egypt to celebrate what is considered to be the Egyptian army’s victory over Israel in 1973.
Before the peace agreement, it was groundbreaking when Menahem Milson sent a letter to one of Egypt’s most prominent writers, Naguib Mahfouz.
Recent comments by the Egyptian foreign minister displaying an understanding of Israel’s security doctrine are yet another sign of warming ties between the countries.
Prime minister says visit shows relations changing for better.
In his first public appearance in Israel, Hazem Khairat said that Egyptian government still believes that a two-state solution is plausible.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
In an interview with the London-based Arabic-daily a-Sharq al-Awsat on Monday, Arabi cast doubt on Netanyahu's willingness implement the two-state solution and "end occupation."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Israel indirectly stirred up controversy during the opening ceremony of a beach soccer tournament in Egypt after the Israeli flag was featured in a documentary film presenting the tournament.
L’assistance de certains pays musulmans et de l’Autorité palestinienne pour vaincre les incendies a été particulièrement remarquée
By MICHÈLE MAZEL
A l'issue de leur combat, le judoka israélien a souhaité serrer la main de son adversaire égyptien, qui l'a refusée
By MICHELLE MAZEL
Netanyahu to speak on third day of UN General Assembly debate.
Ban Ki-moon, Obama, Erdogan to speak as the United Nations opens the general debate of the 71st session of its General Assembly.
Barrier raised from 5 meters to 8 meters along a 17-kilometer stretch.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Fans welcome disclosure by Karim Kassem, who was careful to stress anti-Israel ties.
Comments come amid more reports that French peace conference won’t happen since Trump elected US president
IDF says it is looking into the incident that wounded a laborer working for the Defense Ministry.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will reportedly represent his country at the funeral of Israel's ninth president.
By ADAM RASGON
Israel re-opened its embassy in Cairo last September, four years to the day after a mob invaded and trashed the legation, forcing Israel to airlift its diplomats out of Egypt.
The crowd booed after El Shehaby refused to shake hands with fellow judoka, Israel's Or Sasson.
Hazor is the largest biblical-era site in Israel and a UNESCO Heritage Site.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
"I hope this can open up new opportunities for the future, for peace in the region and stability in the region," Blair says of recent developments.
The artifacts were originally found in east Jerusalem in 2012.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Channel 10 says Arab governments have sent messages through third parties to Netanyahu indicating a desire to change their posture toward Israel.
New exhibition: Nine Souls
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
A wave of returning Israelis hit the shores of Sinai on Succot.
By NATAN ODENHEIMER
By BARRY DAVIS
The conservation effort, funded by a US grant, will restore over 600 wooden coffins that date to various eras of ancient Egypt.
Cairo and Riyadh retain mutual interests on Iran, but have clashed on Syria and relations with Russia.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
Opening of Rafah crossing seen as "breakthrough."
There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
The Trump era could marginalize the Middle East and herald the end of the era that began with Napoleon’s arrival in Egypt more than two centuries ago.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Attacks by the Islamic State group in the peninsula have increased, posing real risk to peacekeepers.
Ibrahim Halaway has written home complaining that he witnessed torture and suffered emotional and physical abuse.
Karim Kassem careful to stress anti-Israel ties.
Middle Eastern countries are intent on advancing their own perceived interests regardless of the possible impact of Trump's victory.
An Islamist insurgency in the rugged and thinly populated Sinai Peninsula has gained pace since 2013, when Sisi overthrew President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood.
The new bill gives the Egyptian government full control over non-government organizations.
By KATIE BEITER / THE MEDIA LINE
Morsi was sentenced to death in June 2015 in connection with a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising.
Should Sisi’s reforms fail, the country could very well plunge into chaos.
In spite of much-ballyhooed security concerns, the ‘Magazine’ tours the land of the pharaohs,
eyeballs Ramses II and begins to relax with present-day Egyptians.
By BEN FISHER
Killing comes as Al-Sisi squares-off against the Muslim Brotherhood.
The vacuum left by America’s disengagement has thrown the Middle East into a dangerous state of instability, wherein extremist groups thrive and thwart any hopes for peace.
An Egyptian investment bank, said Egypt is on the verge of devaluing its currency, the Egyptian pound.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
“He is sitting and talking nonsense to the right and the left, while the situation is catching on fire. Nothing makes a difference for him.”
Noha Al-Sharnoubi, who writes for the Egyptian government daily Al-Ahram, says ISIS attacks carried out in order to justify "the occupation and devastation of the Middle East."
"I see the world through my son's eyes; his abduction has turned my life into a living hell." mother of kidnapped Gazan in Sinai says.
Even though the statue has not be unveiled, it has caught the attention of local residents of the conservative city.
If Egypt were to stop Female Genital Mutilation than "we will need strong men, and we do not have men of that sort."
Representatives of the million-strong Coptic community abroad, mainly to be found in the United States, protested and are still protesting, since Christians are still being deprived of basic rights.
Turkish PM refrains from providing a timeline for restoring ties with either of the Arab nations.
Online dating platforms, such as Grindr, are jeopardizing the safety of the conservative Muslim country's homosexual population, according to local lifestyle media.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The video released Monday shows jihadis from the group known as Islamic State in Sinai, or Wilayat Sayna, vowing to target Israel in the near future and conquer Rome.
The state has the right to appeal the ruling at a higher court, and the accord must also be approved by parliament.
'Mini ISIS', a daily show broadcast in Egypt after the fast-breaking Iftar meal, allegedly promotes ISIS propaganda.
Egyptian journalist and former presidential candidate Bothaina Kamel condemned the Tel Aviv shooting at the Sarona complex on Wednesday.
Dahlan, a bitter rival of Abbas, was driven from Gaza after Hamas seized control of the coastal enclave in 2007.
The incident took place on May 20 in the southern province of Minya, the local Coptic Orthodox church said in a statement.
No traces of explosives have been detected so far, an Egyptian forensics official and investigation sources said.
Egypt nave said the debris were found 290 kilometers north of the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria.
The aliya story of Terry Newman, 35 who made the move from London to Netanya in 2006.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
This is the most shared image of the week...
By MARTINA BIALEK
The Egyptian National Day reception had been listed on Rivlin’s schedule, but for many of the guests, Netanyahu’s arrival with his wife, Sara, was a surprise.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
“The malady of the Jews,” he clarified, “is that they don’t see territory as part of their identity.”
By AVI ZIMMERMAN
Ancient traditions. Ethnic and religious minority. Distinctive culture. Ongoing persecution. Any of that sound familiar?
By FAYDRA L. SHAPIRO
Hard data are at times limited in their scope and therefore lack depth and value.
By JOSHUA TEICHER
A look at the Suez Canal, one of the most important engineering projects of the 19th century.
By RAMI SHALHEVET
The ratcheting up of cooperation in the intelligence and military fields has also had an impact on other aspects of Egyptian-Israeli ties.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Ahmed, our tour guide, clearly didn’t know what to make of us; He definitely realized that something about this typical “American” family was odd.
By BRIAN BLUM
This regional approach is misguided and will not ultimately succeed as one may have hoped. Certain achievements may indeed be reached, but they will be limited and kept under wraps.
By ELIE PODEH
Egyptian Muslims and Christians living in Israel are scattered all across the country, mostly in Arab villages and cities where they are married to Arab Israelis.
By HAISAM HASSANEIN
Over a year before the Balfour declaration, in January 1916 Britain and France secretly divided among themselves large tracts of Arab lands in the Ottoman Empire.
By MORDECAI PALDIEL
After several years of uncertainty, Sisi sought to return Egypt to stability and a renewed role in the region.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN