Opposition joins Netanyahu in lobbying against anti-Israel resolution in UNHRC
A-G to issue tough indictment against former chief rabbi Metzger
Israel mum on State Department clarification on settlement policy
Bayit Yehudi threatens coalition crisis over terror attack
Assi Dayan to the end
2,000-year-old ritual bath found under family’s Jerusalem living room floor
Franz Kafka’s manuscripts belong in National Library, Tel Aviv court says
The Dire Straits experience
Under-19's warmup with MK's knockout
Mekel needs to make a decision one way or another
Basketball: Disappointed Hapoel Jerusalem snubbed by Euroleague
Tennis: Sela sent packing in first round of Wimbledon
Workplace abuse law passes provisional reading
Family home of Har Nof synagogue massacre terrorist sealed
Lapid urges ambassadors to reject UNHRC Gaza report
New restrictions on Palestinian security prisoners passed by Knesset committee
Netanyahu: We are partners with Egypt in the fight against ISIS that has reached our borders
Netanyahu and Ya'alon visit terror victims in Jerusalem
Shin Bet: Hamas attempt to build terror network in West Bank thwarted
Jewish groups brief MEPs on Hamas’s anti-Semitism
Nicholas Winton, the 'British Schindler,' dies at age 106
Obama administration will ignore ‘Israel-controlled territories’ in anti-BDS law
Belgium to provide $4 million in security funding to Jewish institutions
Rabbi accused of molestation to be extradited to Israel
Iran deadlines swept aside as negotiators settle on moment of truth
Report: IDF to okay bolstered Egyptian forces in Sinai after deadly attacks
Abbas outs top PLO official on suspicion of 'conspiracy' to undermine PA
Brinksmanship ahead of new Iran nuclear deadline
Israel closes crossings with Egypt, Gaza, following ISIS Sinai terror attacks
Netanyahu comes to hail mental health reform
Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
Israeli scientists develop 'smell fingerprint' that could identify every human on Earth
Israel joins Interpol Operation Pangea 8 to seize illegal and counterfeit drugs
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Southern Israel feels effects of 5.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Sinai
Apps for finding jobs are among Microsoft Venture’s latest start-up
Tech Talk: Tel Aviv hosts international cybersecurity conference
Government seeks to fill hi-tech manpower shortage
Still got it: Seniors going online to discuss, learn about sex
Letters to the Editor: Appalling comment
Jurisprudence and defending Israel
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Spreading pride
The problem with productivity
Change the status quo on conversions
An enemy of individual expression
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A soul in Sheol
Ten ideas for Naftali Bennett
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Book Review: Catch the truth
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Remembering the Rebbe
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This Islamic State madness has gone on long enough
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07.01.2015 | 14 Tammuz, 5775
The video statement, issued from an Islamic State stronghold in Syria, was a rare public challenge to Hamas, which has been cracking down on jihadis in Gaza.
The Shin Bet stopped 130 terrorist cells in 2014 and 60 in 2015 so far, most of which were part of Hamas.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The American jurist, Mary McGowan Davis, headed the two-person fact-finding mission that authored a 500- page report on last summer’s war between Gaza and Hamas.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Navy escorts vessel as it arrives at the Israeli port without incident; no soldiers or activists hurt.
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON
PM, Left praise IDF for takeover of flotilla; Joint List head Odeh: Israel overreacted.
By GIL HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
The Prime Minister’s Office earlier this week penned a letter sarcastically welcoming them to Israel and saying that they apparently got lost.
By HERB KEINON,BEN HARTMAN
Israeli officials reiterated on Sunday that Jerusalem has no intention to allow the boats to reach Gaza, and that the organizers are well aware that there is a legal naval blockade of the area.
By HERB KEINON
Swedish vessel carrying pro-Palestinian activists is expected to reach waters off coastal enclave in the coming days.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Omer Bar-Lev, a former commander of the elite Sayeret Matkal commando unit, was speaking at a town hall meeting in Herzliya.
By MAARIV ONLINE
According to Israel Radio, the flotilla is due to arrive off the shore of Gaza sometime between Monday and Wednesday.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
On the boat are several dozen pro-Palestinian activists, among them Israeli Dror Feiler.
By ARIK BENDER
This event comes on the heels of recent attacks in the West Bank and Jerusalem.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The report pushes forward on the issue of whether settlements are war crimes.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Opponents of the report, including the State of Israel, are upset that it appears to equate the IDF with the Hamas terrorist group.
Despite public support for Balad's Basel Ghattas from alliance of Arab-dominated parties, there is displeasure that he did not coordinate the move.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Move aims to speed up Hague court inquiry into alleged abuses committed during last year's Gaza war; as a non-member of the ICC, Israel is under no obligation to cooperate with probe.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
"We are doing this also for the people that live in Israel....this government is leading the Israeli people into the abyss," says Israeli flotilla participant.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Israel is trying to get as many democracies as possible to vote in the UNHRC against endorsing its Gaza report, in hopes of denuding the inquiry of legitimacy and moral authority.
Following rocket landing in open territory, military places onus on Hamas faction to take responsibility for projectile fire emanating from the coastal Palestinian enclave.
Sirens blare in the regions of Yad Mordechai, Karmiya, Zikim, and Nativ Ha'asara.
Discussion on Arab MK’s activities grows heated; Ethics panel begins activities.
From the vantage point of an Israeli critic, Monday's scene was bad, but not the end of the world; Palestinian critics will say the scene was good, but not enough to bring the house down.
Joint List supports flotilla, condemns Ghattas' "vilification" by right-wing MKs; Zoabi wishes she could join flotilla, too.
By LAHAV HARKOV,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,JPOST.COM STAFF
The Foreign Ministry says UN Gaza report commissioned by a "notoriously-biased institution, given an obviously-biased mandate, and initially headed by a grossly-biased chairperson, William Schabas."
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
Bullet points of key issues in the 200-page United Nations Human Rights Council commission of inquiry on last summer's conflict between Israel and Hamas.
The Foreign Ministry says the report “was commissioned by a notoriously-biased institution, given an obviously-biased mandate, and initially headed by a grossly-biased chairperson, William Schabas.”
PM bashes those who express support for flotillas and boycotts, and calls on Jews to fight back.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Files submitted against Israel may also prompt opening war crimes investigations towards the Palestinians and Hamas, ICC chief prosecutor has said.
One of the items that could be included in an agreement would be the creation of a detached, floating port in Gaza.
in London, former foreign minister defends Israel to key British officials.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Palestinian terror organization says group closely monitoring Swedish ship en route to break naval blockade on Strip.
Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein: "It is my hope the [UNHRC Gaza] report will pave the way for justice to be done to all civilians who fell victim to the fighting last year."
Foreign Ministry takes a stab at the international media's coverage of the Palestinian enclave in a satirical, animated video.
In an interview with Channel 2, jurist William Schabas lamented Israel’s decision not to cooperate with UN investigators, who are due to release their findings this week.
Foreign Ministry’s robust report on the 2014 Gaza war was meant to strike hard and deep at the United Nations Human Rights Council report.
Security officials decided last week to deploy air defense system batteries in Ashdod, Netivot, Ashkelon and Beersheba.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Decision to close case could have far-reaching consequences for the IDF legally and diplomatically.
Projectile lands in Palestinian territory, IDF sources say after alert sirens sound in Asheklon and nearby region in light of failed launching.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Report also heavily criticizes NGOs that have filed reports and statements alleging the IDF committed war crimes during July-August war.
In light of recent rocket attacks, defense minister warns that Israel will not tolerate fire on its cities and communities.
Local residents believe that the next round of fighting is simply a matter of time.
Hamas currently stands to lose the most from a new escalation, is making arrests of Salafi-jihadis who are firing rockets at Israel.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon gave orders to close all crossings between Israel and Gaza except for humanitarian purposes.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
One battery was stationed near Ashdod and another was positioned not far from Netivot.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Defense dilemma: How to deal with jihadists in the Gaza Strip who are trying to provoke both Israel and Hamas?
After Israeli warplanes strike three militant training camps in response to rockets fired from Gaza, defense minister says Israel will hit even stronger, if necessary.
Moments earlier, Code Red anti-rocket sirens sounded in numerous Gaza frontier towns, including Ashkelon and Netivot.
The outgoing commander of Nahal's 931 battalion tells The Jerusalem Post about preparations for future combat.
The law of armed conflict would have prohibited Gaza fighters from firing at soldiers from a civilian location such as a pharmacy.
New tunnel detection system, radars for short-range projectiles being installed in southern Israel; In Gaza, Hamas digging deeper tunnels, watches IDF's border movements.
Gold says unchecked figures from UN officials are an example of assertions that cannot be verified.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Germany's top diplomat, Frank-Walter Steinmeier says sides to Mideast conflict "recognize that we are sitting on a powder keg and are taking care that it doesn't ignite."
In recent weeks, the Snapir unit based at the Ashdod Naval Base, part of the navy’s 916 Patrol Squadron, held the first drill of its kind on the unit’s new offensive role.
In April, it was reported that only a quarter of the promised $3.5bn pledged to help rebuild Gaza after last summer's war between Hamas and Israel had been delivered.
“If the negotiations are aimed at achieving general interests -without recognizing or making concessions to the enemy – then why should (Hamas) be afraid of direct or indirect negotiations?”
A Hamas official says the road, only 250 meters from the border, was being prepared for "a convenient time" to "attack" Israel.
Peut-on gagner une guerre asymétrique contre le Hamas et d’autres terroristes du même acabit ?
By SYLVIE BERGER,HERB KEINON
Un an après l’opération Bordure protectrice, ni Israël ni le Hamas n’ont intérêt à une reprise des hostilités. Mais tout n’est pas entre leurs mains
By JONATHAN SCHANZER,GRANT RUMLEY
Spanish court says the case in which Netanyahu, several Israeli ministers were accused of crimes against humanity.
In his meeting with students, Bennett spoke about the impact the disengagement has had on Israel and its standing in the world.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Army Radio reports that prime minister told Liberman that Israel mulling a halt in cooperation with UN body following release of Gaza report.
Education Minister Bennett calls Palestinians a "partner for terror" after IDF prevents the 'Marianne av Göteborg' from entering the Gaza Strip.
By LAHAV HARKOV,GIL HOFFMAN
IDF determines false alarms triggered in Israeli communities near Gaza border.
The Israeli-born Swedish activist said that “somebody who knew what they were doing” could sabotage the propeller.
"We challenge the very mechanism which created it,” State Department spokesman says.
Gal-On: despicable trick to silence voices of those who don't align with government.
In its editorial, the Grey Lady cites the recent United Nations report, which raised suspicions of possible war crimes committed by both Israel and Hamas.
Defense minister blasts UNHRC as "biased and hypocritical body"; slams report on 2014 Gaza war as "distorted."
"Any normal person would participate in the fight against the siege and imprisonment of two million people on a piece of land," she said in an interview with Army Radio.
Earlier in the evening, Ban called on Israel to halt its violence against children in Gaza as he addressed the UN Security Council.
Security sources unperturbed by Palestinian Islamic Jihad threat to violate truce if Israel Navy stops flotilla
Ahead of UNHRC report on last summer's conflict, defense minister takes stand in defense of IDF conduct.
The treatment money was set to run out on Sunday before the transfer; MK Haim Jelin: "Anyone who thinks we can forget the emotional wounds…does not understand the human soul."
Preliminary findings were released by the High Level International Military Group.
PM hints at need for national unity.
Army says heavy military traffic, movement of army units will be noticeable in area.
Breaking the Silence, which is comprised of former Israeli soldiers, is scheduled to hold a series of events and exhibits in Zurich this week.
Yifrah family speaks of going on as country marks one year since kidnapping, murder of three teens.
The family of Hadar Goldin, who was killed during Operation Protective Edge, partners up with Yemin Orde pre-military academy participants to continue making the world a better place.
By EYAL LEVY
Company shut down for tax violations;Gazans still able to use their mobile phones and Internet, although it is not clear how long that will continue.
The current unity government has been unable to implement any of its policies in the Hamas-dominated Gaza Strip, leading to deep divisions with the PA.
Palestinian media report that it's unclear whether Mahmoud al-Salfiti left Gaza using tunnels or crossed through Rafah border using a fake ID.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
City of Cologne reverses itself and will show exhibit
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Unofficially, Israel is not a party to these discussions, though it is reasonable to assume that it is being informed about the dialogue through its Egyptian channels.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The announcement was first reported by the Palestinian news agency Ma’an.
Egypt has kept its Rafah crossing largely shut since Cairo's Islamist president was toppled by the army in 2013.
Tensions between Hamas and hard line religious Salafists have been rising in recent months, with over 100 alleged ISIS supporters being arrested so far.
By DANIEL J. ROTH,REUTERS
The tour was given by the Israel Defense Forces.
A recent United Nations report once again condemned Israel for defending its civilians against rockets fired by Hamas from densely populated civilian areas.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
"So-called Freedom Flotillas do nothing to advance the rights of Palestinians living under Hamas’s Islamist regime."
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Readers respond to the latest "Jerusalem Post" articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
It’s an old story with a predictable punch line: Israel is no better than Hamas and other “armed groups” in Gaza.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Gilbert is a full-time propagandist from Norway who exploits medicine to promote hate.
By GERALD M. STEINBERG
The Ghattas story, we suggest, is one big cover-up aided by Israel’s media.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
In effect Ghattas thumbs his nose insolently at the state to which he owes at least a modicum of loyalty and whose taxpayers bankroll his parliamentary presumptuousness.
There’s no other UN organ in which so many layers of unabashed hypocrisy overlap and contribute so cynically to the perpetuation of misery instead of assisting the cause of peace and prosperity.
Iran appears to have used a type of "Hawala" system to transfer tens of millions of dollars to Hamas in an effort to help it dig new terror tunnels
By JOHNNY YAROM