Six IDF soldiers wounded near Hebron in second vehicular attack of the day
Two IDF soldiers hurt in West Bank vehicular-ramming attack
Abbas once again rails against Israel after diplomatic meeting
11-year-old Palestinian boy says he stabbed light rail guard ‘to die a martyr’
Militant snacks on snake in new Fatah promotional video
What Obama did and didn’t say about Ezra Schwartz
Israel to establish formal presence in Abu Dhabi
Greek PM stresses importance of global cooperation in fighting violence, extremism
Analysis: Israel can't get rid of its 'bad boy' MKs
Dudu Tasa’s roots revisited
Winner of Holocaust survivors' beauty contest: The Jew will never disappear from the world
8-year-old 'Indiana Jones' makes First Temple era archaeological find in Beit Shemesh
White will light up Ashdod
Hapoel Beersheba looks to stop the bleeding
Maccabi TA in Spain playing for Euroleague life
Group stage an eye-opening experience for Maccabi
Spotlight: Israel’s hoops lifer Henig reflects on 30 years of NBA connections
Beduin man arrested under suspicion of aiding Palestinian terrorist in Kiryat Gat stabbings
IDF chief visited Brussels to establish unprecedented security ties
Erdogan warns Putin 'not to play with fire'
France pays tribute to victims of Paris attacks
WATCH: Orthodox Jew subdues belligerent assailant outside Melbourne synagogue
'Terror will not deter us,’ says Ezra Schwartz’s Rosh Yeshiva
New Argentinian pres. says ties with Israel will improve, appoints rabbi to cabinet
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
Despite ISIS threats of attack, New York prepares for Thanksgiving parade
Obama to Putin: 'Direct your focus on tackling ISIS'
VIDEO: US rock band singer describes massacre at Paris concert hall
Putin: Turkish downing of Russian plane 'a betrayal by a friend'
Coptic Pope Tawadros’s Jerusalem visit ‘will create huge firestorm in Egypt’
'Israel won't down a Russian warplane if it enters its air space'
Woman accused of unlicensed cosmetic injections
Lab-grown human liver cells can advance treatment
Majority of Israelis lack faith in the public health system
Cancer is No. 1 cause of death in Israel
Israel's Leviathan, Egypt's Dolphinus to negotiate gas export deal
Budget funds found for rabies vaccines, botanical gardens
Experts: Israel could still export natural gas to Egypt
Economic Affairs Committee session heats up over gas debate
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Six US-Israeli energy projects to receive $5.1m in funding
Your Taxes: Portfolio adjustments for year-end
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
Lone soldiers from North America attend Thanksgiving dinner in Tel Aviv
This week in 60 seconds: Who woke up the Russian bear?
My word: Checks and balancing acts
Into the Fray: Immoral!
The eternal struggle and how it will end
Yael's Corner: The Western World’s War for Survival
Middle Israel: Israeli thoughts on Thanksgiving
Parshat Toldot: After despair
A heartbreak novel
Internet of everything
On the margin
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Food: Hanukka samosas
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Orthodoxy, Truth, and Half-Belief
A trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow
This Week in Israeli History: Operation Moses, Raful Eitan and the Patria Disaster
Fiesta Shalom – Shortening the Distance Between People
Jonathan Jay Pollard -- A Greek Tragedy
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Fred and Linda Waks Botanical Garden Inaugurated in Akko
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
11.27.2015 | 15 Kislev, 5776
Whereas the European Union sees the labeling as a way to press Israel to make concessions to the Palestinians regarding the settlements, Israel views the move as unfairly taking sides.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Meet the non-governmental organizations behind the European labeling lobby.
By RO YEGER
Deputy foreign minister heads to Europe to battle boycott and delegitimization; Opposition leader Herzog: Marking products awards a prize to terrorism.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“When you do labeling you harm 10,000 Palestinian families and you do not do anything to the very strong economic system in Israel."
Israel: This gives a prize to terror and Palestinian obstinance.
If Israel continues expansion of settlements over the Green Line, "the marking of products will just be the beginning," European Union official tells Army Radio.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Led by France, the Europeans are seeking a leading role in the peace process, but Benjamin Netanyahu is distrustful of their motives.
By LESLIE SUSSER
“The strategic implications of these demolitions are clear. These demolitions are occurring in parallel with settlement expansion,” said coordinator for Humanitarian and UN Development Activities.
Nabil Abu Rudaineh, spokesman for the PA presidency, said the decision would sabotage US and EU efforts to resume the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
“We have no intention to respond to a research paper from one research institute or another,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson says.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
Israel was faced with a choice: either a watered-down resolution without any real operative significance that the EU countries would support, or a much tougher resolution.
By HERB KEINON
The state wants to relocate the village to a plot of territory that is close to Area B, which is under the civil control of the Palestinian Authority.
The international community has been skeptical with regard to Netanyahu’s commitment to a two-state solution, particularly after he made statements against it on the eve of the March 17th election.
On eve of regional visit, EU foreign policy chief says coming with message that European Union is ready to support a restart of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
“Far from being a peace proposal, this is a re-statement of standard European mythology..."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
UN chief Ban says will seek "realistic options" for Mideast peace process after new Israel government is sworn in.
In its report, the EU calls on Israel to ensure respect for international law and human rights in the "occupied" territories.
EU chief speaks after Hezbollah hit two Israeli military vehicles with anti-tank missiles, killing two IDF soldiers and wounding seven on the Israeli side of the Lebanese border.
Gabbay: ‘We must reduce emissions and ensure long-term energy stability.’
By SHARON UDASIN
Under the accord reached in Vienna last week, Iran will be subjected to long-term curbs on its nuclear program in return for the lifting of US, European Union and UN sanctions.
"Freedom of expression does not give anyone the right to incite to hatred," says WJC president.
Activists claim draft regulation is already making it harder to access archives.
By SAM SOKOL
The EU’s preliminary General Data Protection Regulation is part of a comprehensive push for privacy protection in the digital age.
The Belgian League Against Anti-Semitism (LBCA) said Thursday that it had filed a complaint against the 45-year-old Maltese official.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,TAMARA ZIEVE
EU labor union president denies charges he is anti-Semitic, saying incident has been "blown out of proportion"; complainant says she was physically and verbally attacked.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
According to the European Jewish Association, just one in four Germans say that more needs to be done to eradicate anti-Semitism.
“There are Jewish communities in Europe that again feel insecure and we have been sadly reminded that violent anti-Semitism, intolerance and fanaticism remain a threat, ” EU says.
The law would potentially allow 3.5 million Sephardic Jews around the world to apply for Spanish nationality.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Jewish communal leaders from several countries call Margolin's comments on security matters “potentially dangerous to the welfare of our communities.”
“Muslims want to show that we deeply despise all types hatred of Jews, and that we are there to support them,” the group said in a statement to Hope Not Hate.
Analysis: The specter of lethal anti-Semitism has once again engulfed Europe, with the latest murder of the Danish Jew Dan Uzan who was guarding the Copenhagen synagogue.
Danish envoy to Israel vows Copenhagen 'will do all in our power so that the Jewish community in Denmark feels safe.'
By AVIRAM ZINO/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"We want this person to explain his presence there," a spokesman for Belgium's federal prosecutors said.
French PM: "If 100,000 Jews leave, France will no longer be France. The French Republic will be judged a failure."
Officials said there was no clear link between the suspected Belgian plot and the Paris attacks a week earlier, but described them as part of a common threat.
It is incumbent that the EU ramp up it’s efforts to protect its Jewish citizens, the European Jewish Congress told EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
MEP's support establishment of body to deal with recent rise in anti-Semitism.
Jewish communities in Europe, North America denounce ruling by General Court of the EU - the bloc's 2nd highest tribunal.
Derrière la volonté européenne de jouer un rôle actif dans le processus de paix israélo-palestinien, se cachent des financements d’ONG dont le but est la délégitimation d’Israël
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Si le dossier israélo-palestinien n’a pas été un sujet de fond de la campagne électorale, il risque de revenir sur le devant de la scène dès le lendemain du scrutin
Selon Regavim, plus de 400 structures illégales ont été construites en Judée-Samarie entre 2012 et 2014. L’Europe parle d’aide humanitaire, l’ONG de stratégie diplomatique…
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Quatre décisions anti-israéliennes en une journée au sein de l’Union européenne
By SYLVIE BERGER
The BDS campaign regards the ending of all trade and economic relations with Jews living in Judea and Samaria as just the “first step” in its campaign.
By DAVID SINGER
The EU formally adopted the decision to relocate 40,000 refugees from Italy and Greece, but ex-Communist Eastern states blocked a proposal which would relocate 120,000 across several countries.
In recent days, it has been the scene of massive numbers of migrants crossing the border to reach destinations in northern Europe.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's deputy said Athens had wrecked any hope of compromise with its euro zone partners by overwhelmingly rejecting further austerity.
The country of 11 million people was deeply divided over whether to accept an offer by international creditors that PM Alexis Tsipras calls a "humiliation."
Russian official quoted as saying US move to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and eastern Europe would be "the most aggressive step by the Pentagon and NATO" since the Cold War.
Terror in Denmark: One dead, three policemen hurt in apparent assassination attempt on controversial Swedish artist who drew images of Mohammed.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
‘Post’ contributor details list of ways Jerusalem should fight back.
By AMY SPIRO
“In this case there foremost is a danger of a stigma. An anti-Israeli movement might exploit the decision and put it to use on anti-Israeli campaigns.”
Israel has suspended diplomatic dialogue with the EU for a few weeks to protest the labeling measure, which has been in the works since 2012.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Zionist Union lawmaker Hilik Bar tells MEPs they should promote trust-building steps that will increase cooperation between Israel and the Palestinians, whereas labeling does the opposite.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked called the decision "anti-Israel and anti-Jewish," and said she plans to look into possible legal action against the EU.
The guidelines have been in the works since 2012.
By REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The US is opposed to boycotts against and efforts to delegitimize Israel, but also does not support settlement activity, which the US believes is illegitimate.
“From our perspective, the problem is that the Palestinians have no desire to conduct serious negotiations, and no amount of bureaucratic creativity can help that,” one official said.
The artistic community in Israel has been up in arms over Culture Minister Miri Regev’s vow to slash state subsidies to cultural institutions that "delegitimize" the state.
Western diplomatic sources say that EU may levy sanctions against Israel unless an initiative is presented to break the stagnation in the peace process.
By SHLOMO SHAMIR/MAARIV ONLINE
As the new government gets started, the main actors in the Mideast diplomatic drama are all pulling in very different directions.
European Eminent Persons Group, which is comprised of top-level former diplomats, send critical letter to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
"When you look at some of the legislation being proposed, it is very worrying. It is anti-democratic and looks designed to shut down criticism," an EU official said.
Mogherini emphasized the importance of re-opening the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks with the goal of creating an independent Palestinian state.
In a launch ceremony held at the Agriculture Ministry offices in Beit Dagan on Thursday, EU and Israeli officials celebrated the beginning of the 18-month project.
The government is expected to approve NIS 180 million to assist with aliya from Europe.
Bayit Yehudi chief accuses EU countries of being immoral in their treatment of Israel.
Israel should fight back not in Europe, but in the United States.
By AMIEL UNGAR
The US and the EU must induce negotiations on the basis of a new UN Resolution.
By ILAN BARUCH
Two books examine how the delegitimization of Israel commingles with anti-Semitism
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
"The attacks mean the necessity of an even deeper revision of the European policy towards the migrant crisis," Konrad Szymanski said at a Saturday briefing.
Germany's foreign minister says the EU sanctions are likely to remain in place at least until January.
Safely in Berlin, Syrian refugees weigh in on Israel, ISIS and the western world.
By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
"All I need is permission to put these people on this island. I don't need anymore from them. I'll pay them for the island, I'll provide the jobs, I'll take care of logistics," he said.
The US Congress received the Iran nuclear agreement on Sunday and it will have 60 days from Monday to decide whether to approve or reject the deal.
Yesh Atid leader responds to report of 16 European Union ministers publishing letter on labeling of West Bank settlement products.
The EU currently imposes sanctions on officials, businessmen, institutions and trade, and bans the import of Syrian oil or petroleum products.
About 20 top commercial attaches from EU member states headed North to Nazareth to be exposed up-close to the hi-tech scene that has developed there over the past decade.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
It would be worthwhile to introduce the option of lifetime nomination for repeat offenders, who produce an unabating flow of anti-Semitic slurs and incitement.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
Netanyahu’s reaction to the new guidelines was “shame on you” (you being Europe).
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
The time has come to stand up to Europe. If we refuse to do so, a day will soon come when labels will lead to their inevitable end point: a full European economic boycott of the Jewish state.
Maybe Israel has reacted strongly to the labeling decision. But maybe there is a good reason.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
A list of candidates who have taken cheek to a new high (or low)
By LIAT COLLINS
Now they are going place yellow labels on Israeli products. They might as well shape the labels as Stars of David.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
There’s hope for my buddy Mafoofnik, who thinks some new initiatives will return stability to what has long been a topsy-turvy business.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
It is still unclear what the resounding “no” vote in the Greek referendum portends for the future of Greece – and for the future of the entire European Union.
The European Union’s Greek tragedy all but invites hyperbole. Hence analysts outdo each other in scripting doomsday scenarios.
This week’s torrid temperatures will pale in comparison to the diplomatic heat the EU has planned for us this summer.
By MICHAEL FREUND
How many body bags must be filled with murdered Jews before European leaders grasp the enormity of the situation?
By KENNETH BANDLER
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has some explaining to do.
Fret not over vacuous resolutions that ceremoniously pronounce upon Palestinian political rights.