01.21.2017 | 23 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
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Netanyahu congratulates ‘my friend President Trump’
Israeli minister: We all pray for ‘serious, courageous’ President Trump
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
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
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
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
Jewish world weighs in on Ivanka and Jared's piety on inauguration day
Rabbi Hier remembers Zion and Jerusalem in benediction for President Trump
Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail
Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?
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
President Trump vows to 'unite the civilized world' against terrorism
Washington protests turn violent as Trump assumes presidency
Donald Trump is president
Trump hears sermon on biblical protection of Jerusalem before swearing-in
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
“There is no doubt that the recent flood of refugees to Europe can be manipulated by terrorist organizations," says Hilik Bar.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Bill would strip diplomats of immunity in activities relating to terror, human trafficking and illegal construction.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Portion of money given to create empowerment plan for Palestinian women intended to be spent on internationalized activities to fight Israel’s “occupation” of the West Bank.
Settler movements pressure government to implement its policy against illegal structures, claims the PA is behind the constructions to gain control in Area C.
European bloc issued it’s warning at a closed door meeting last week between EU officials in Israel and representatives from Israel's COGAT.
UK PM Cameron warns vote to leave EU would jeopardize Britain's economy, leaving fewer jobs and higher prices.
By NIV ELIS,REUTERS
“It makes it difficult to be a Holocaust denier if there was a Nazi occupation of your own country and if you were also victims.”
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Coordinator Katharina von Schnurbein reflects on year in post.
New project seeks to increase monitoring of hate speech.
Israeli embassies worked ‘vigorously’ on issue after scandal over sesame snack erupted last week.
By HERB KEINON
The growing influence of homegrown xenophobes, integration failures and Brussels’ perceived singling out of Israel for criticism have disillusioned many Jewish opinion shapers.
Londoners happy to finally have their say on whether to remain or leave the European Union.
By JOSH DELL
British Justice Minister Gove, supporting UK withdrawal from EU, makes comparison ahead of referendum on issue.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
EJC President Moshe Kantor on Monday called on European Parliament President Martin Schulz to take disciplinary action against her.
Former London mayor Boris Johnson accused by European Council president of "political amnesia" for comments comparing EU to Nazi leader.
According to Boris Johnson, the leader of the Brexit campaign, the ambitions of the EU to unify the continent under one government body is comparable to Hitler's attempt to conquer Europe.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Approximately 750 people came to the three-day event’s opening session Friday.
The need for "inclusive narratives" of diasporas was discussed at the European Union conference.
By HANNAH BROAD
“The situation on the ground has become dire, the challenge to the Jewish communities has become nothing less than existential.”
In 2013 the EU’s Agency for Fundamental Rights dropped a definition of anti-Semitism from its website, eliciting harsh criticism from Israel and Jewish communities worldwide.
By SAM SOKOL
Amnesty's report comes as terror attacks have fanned tensions over immigration, fueled the popularity of right-wing parties and made security a key theme in upcoming elections.
The larger European stage sees a wave of various forms of populism – including the extremism of Hofer – as a danger to Europe’s unification project.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The publisher says its word of the year process aims to select a word that "captures the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of that particular year".
“We’ll still have the most talented people in the world, we’ll still have creativity, we’ll still have innovation,” said Sadiq Khan.
"There are some people in the Labour Party ... who would want probably somebody else to be the leader of the Labour Party, they've made that abundantly clear."
“I am fully aware of how serious, or even dramatic, this moment is politically. And there's no way of predicting all the political consequences of this event, especially for the UK."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Most opinion polls put the "Leave" and "Remain" camps neck-and-neck at the end of a campaign that was dominated by immigration and the economy.
The EU will survive a "Leave" vote in next week’s referendum on Britain’s departure, but its clout will diminish everywhere - including the Middle East.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
In the end, with all of the theatrics and corny Euro pop, it was a deeply serious and political song that won the contest.
By BEN HARTMAN
Heideman has been involved for decades addressing Israel issues, anti-Semitism and the boycott, divestment, sanctions campaign in his capacity as international president of B’nai B’rith.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
In recent weeks Netanyahu has said in private meetings that the real danger to Europe does not come from Islamic State in the east -but rather from Islamic State in the west.
Annually, the society holds its Electricity Conference in Eilat, but why now out of the country?
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Rise in Europe is directly linked to incitement we hear throughout the world, says NGO head.
Netanyahu says law curbs "absurd" foreign intervention; NGOs lament harm to democracy.
By LAHAV HARKOV
One of Netanyahu's immediate concerns is a forthcoming report from the Middle East Quartet, that is expected to use unusually tough language in criticizing Israel's expansion of settlements.
“Our hands are extended with a desire for peace,” Abbas says in speech to European Parliament.
The EU’s attitudes toward Israel would change significantly whether the British foreign minister is present at the regular EU foreign minister meetings or not.
Meeting will come as Israel tries to keep French diplomatic initiative from gaining traction.
The European Broadcasting Union's guidelines on spectator conduct includes an 'official flag policy.'
The chairman of the committee, Renato Soru, an Italian member of the European Parliament and an entrepreneur, decided to take Margalit’s initiative forward.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee members hold high-level meetings in Brussels.
EU is reportedly willing to provide Israel compensation in order to resume suspended involvement in diplomatic dialogue on peace efforts with the Palestinians.
The goods were discovered by customs officials as the representative and his driver attempted to enter into Israel from Jordan.
The “EU strategy towards Iran after the nuclear agreement” is scheduled to be voted on Thursday by the Committee on Foreign Affairs in Brussels.
“The council cannot rely on facts and evidence found in press articles and information from the internet,” European Court of Justice advocate-general charges.
"No country can become an EU member state if it introduces the death penalty," says EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini amid concern over coup leaders' execution.
The UN has done nothing to reassure Israel that it is capable of offering an unbiased forum for negotiations.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
Let NATO banish Turkey from its midst.
By ILAN MANOR
Over the years PA President Mahmoud Abbas and his hate-preaching acolytes have received millions and millions in direct EU aid.
By ALEX BENJAMIN
Only a sick democracy allows foreign governments to meddle in its internal affairs and advance a policy that undermines its very right to exist.
By MATAN PELEG
Government business has all but come to a halt. There is no plan. There is currently no leader who can provide one.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Europe is facing new dangerous challenges to its best liberal and democratic traditions, and if the EU is to survive then it needs massive reforms and reordering.
By CALEV BEN-DAVID
Israel’s major political message to the EU can be described as: “You have failed in keeping your own organization together. This is the result of a long series of major blunders."
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, and may not be the last country to do so
British Prime Minister David Cameron’s clumsiness, calling the vote assuming it would fail, reflects the EU elites’ broader failure.
By GIL TROY
Only when they have warmed up to the idea of Europe as a single country, comprising many complementing elements, will a European union succeed.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
It is not the dawn of a reconstruction but the possible twilight of an ambitious project of civilization set in motion by a band that included a certain Winston Churchill.
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY
Will the intransigence Abbas shows change the EU’s approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Research collaboration with Israel is of value to the EU in view of Israel’s scientific creativity. Yet during several decades the EU has maligned and defamed Israel.
Islam is to terror as rainfall is to flooding.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Through its illegal settlements policy, the EU is conducting a stealth war against Israel.
These letters contained a number of inaccuracies that misrepresented the legislation and repeated the slogans of their Israeli NGO clients.
By Gerald Steinberg
The rise of President-elect Donald Trump is simply an extension of the far-right trend in Europe.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"I would personally be more inclined to leave, for a lot of reasons like having a lot less bureaucracy, but I am not a British citizen. This is just my opinion."