09.28.2016 | 25 Elul, 5776
Palestinians left wondering as Saudi paper takes Netanyahu’s side
General Zachai in Hebron shooter trial: Azaria’s cool-headedness proves no murderous intent
'Netanyahu’s government will fall if settler homes are destroyed'
Saudi paper calls for Abbas to accept invitation to address Knesset
Supreme Court to rule on Talansky retrial today
IDF takes steps against commanders involved in deadly grenade accident
EXCLUSIVE: First Druse to fill role of chief IDF West Bank prosecutor
Footprints in the sand
Top Fatah official: UN resolution on Israeli settlements won't change anything
The Aprons get out of the kitchen
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Bleeding blue-and-white, baseball style
Israel defeats Great Britain, advances to World Baseball Classic
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Agritech investor: Opportunities abound with Israeli entrepreneurs
Hospital officials: More funds needed for healthier food
Asian companies ‘accelerate’ to Israel at annual innovation fest
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Israeli researchers uncover unique evolutionary signature in autism genes
Move to end inequality in hospital employment
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Covering up Jewishness with duct tape
Peres, strategic thinker
JPost Editorial: The Israeli Diaspora
Letters to the Editor: Totally embarrassed
Support for writer’s assassin triggers alarm in Jordan
Majority of Palestinians oppose suspension of elections
Egyptian official slams Abbas, calling him 'unintelligent' in leaked recording
Iran's supreme leader tells Ahmadinejad not to run again for president
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Jewish officials briefed on terror threats ahead of High Holy Days
Welcoming Ukraine's future Israelis
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
Good times come as Israel omitted from the US debate
Ignoring Israel: Why Clinton and Trump sparred on foreign policy, but didn’t mention Mideast ally
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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Intel Minister Katz tells the JPost Annual Conference that the venture would seek to connect the Palestinian territory to the movement of people and goods.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"The IDF will not permit any violation of its air space, and will act with determination against any such effort," the army stated.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The small fleet of 2 vessels was set to carry dozens of women with the aim of breaching Israel's naval blockade of the Strip, however police and a bad engine slowed them down.
By ARIK BENDER
The strikes came in response to a Gazan rocket that hit Israel.
"It is accepted by world norms, including the most difficult confrontations, that two sides exchange soldiers and dead at the end of the conflict."
By HAIM ISROVITCH/MAARIV ONLINE,YONATAN HILLELI
“The decision to suspend them is purely political. Basically, Hamas and Fatah have failed to overcome their differences, and we, the people, are stuck in the middle.”
By ADAM RASGON
The small fleet of 2 vessels is slated to carry dozens of women from various nations, including Israel, with the aim of breaching Israel's naval blockade of the Strip.
By ARIK BENDER,JPOST.COM STAFF
In a letter handed to contractors at a meeting in Gaza, the NGO said its bank accounts in Jerusalem had been frozen by Israeli authorities and it was no longer able to transfer money to Gaza.
The game, Liyla and the Shadows of War, has been downloaded over 100,000 times from the Google Play Store and is rated 4.7 out of 5.
By ASHER WEBER
Al Jazeera surmises that the desperation Gazans have to leave the peninsula is evidence of the dismal conditions in Gaza.
This is the second such incident in recent days.
On August 4, an Israeli court charged El-Halabi with funneling money to the Izzadin Kassam Brigades, Hamas’s armed wing.
Adalah on Sunday rejected the validity of the IDF's fifth report on its probes of alleged war crimes against its soldiers during the 2014 Gaza war as well as its investigations generally.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
A Palestinian fishing ship entered waters deemed illegal by Israel, one man was taken after sustaining injuries.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
President tours Gaza border, receives briefing from Eisenkot.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Liberman laments that the assistance provided to Gaza from Israel, EU and UN merely helps Hamas avoid investing in its own citizens.
"Normalizing ties with Israel does not mean that we will keep silent in the face of attacks against the Palestinian people," says Turkish Foreign Ministry.
The rocket that struck Sderot this week is just another reminder how fragile the Gaza-Israeli border is.
By YOSSI MELMAN
IAF strikes terrorist infrastructure targets in Gaza following the rocket attack in Sderot.
A number of tunnels have collapsed on Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad tunnel operatives recently including three in the past month.
World Vision announced on Friday that it will not receive funds from the German government because of the allegations Hamas misused funds.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,REUTERS
Although a new power line would likely be a reliable source of electricity, there is still concern that the power could be diverted by Hamas, Ben-Dahan said.
By SHARON UDASIN
The Tel Aviv based civil rights center Shurat Hadin notified the Australian government about the issue in 2012.
Transportation Minister Israel Katz outlines his port plan, and how close it is to being realized, in an exclusive interview with the ‘Post’.
Transportation Minister Katz says his proposal might avoid war with Hamas.
Several Likud and Bayit Yehudi MKs lamented the realization of the disengagement plan at Tuesday’s event, saying that 11 years on, Israel is still dealing with the repercussions.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
In the next conflict in Gaza, Hamas will aim to pound IDF staging areas and communities near the Strip.
A senior diplomatic source said that Israel has no perfect solution to the tunnel problem, and neither does any other country.
High figure ‘casts doubt’ on claim that all of IDF’s targets in Gaza were legitimate, says left-wing group
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Dr. Asaf Ashar, a leading port and shipping international expert, tells ‘The Jerusalem Post’ why setting up a port for the Strip in Egypt is the most practical – and secure – solution
Up until now, Israel had only allowed the import of cars and a limited number of vans and trucks into Gaza through the Kerem Shalom Crossing.
Suspect works as a truck driver in Gaza, clearing sand from Hamas and Islamic Jihad tunnel digging sites.
Rights group says IDF investigations ‘lack independence and impartiality’
By JOSH SOLOMON
Two years after Operation Protective Edge, Israel and Hamas ready for next round.
Sha'aban al-Sayed, whose son Hisham disappeared in Gaza in 2015, dismisses recent protests held over the Israel-Turkey deal as unhelpful.
The report has been a number of months in the making and is expected to both spell out what the Quartet believes are the reasons for the current diplomatic impasse and how it can be broken.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
In exclusive meeting on Monday, Israel Katz discusses the details of the project that his ministry estimates will cost $5 billion.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Last week, UN special coordinator for the Middle East peace process Nickolay Mladenov urged donors to step up to the plate to help rebuild Gaza.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Israeli official warns that decision could still be reversed if there is another Hamas violation.
By REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Security experts sit down with the ‘Post’ to discuss the risks and merits.
In Bethlehem, Palestinians commemorated the Nakba by creating a special "Return train." The black-painted train was decorated with slogans such as "return is our right and our will."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Turkey downgraded diplomatic relations and ejected Israel's ambassador in 2011, a year after Israeli commandos stormed the Mavi Marmara.
IAF strikes two Hamas targets early on Saturday after rocket attack on Eshkol; Cross-border mortar fire ends over the weekend; Former Shin-Bet chief: Israel needs to improve Gaza's economic situation
Peri pointed to the economic destitution in Gaza as a key reason Hamas does not want to enter into another conflict with Israel.
By ROSIE PERPER
Hezbollah leader went on to accuse Saudi Arabia of causing the collapse of ceasefires in Syria and thwarting peace talks.
Four targets hit by airstrikes after the IDF reported that soldiers stationed in the area came under mortar fire.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
The Palestinian Islamist group claimed that Egypt mediated a truce with Israel after 24 hours of escalation and tit-for-tat attacks, Arab press reports said.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Hamas's military wing, faced with the prospect of losing its trump card, is escalating the situation.
Netanyahu said his cabinet had decided to "improve the supply of energy and water to Gaza, including laying a gas pipeline."
An Australian broadcaster has acknowledged inaccuracies in a Middle East report while maintaining Israeli responsibility for Gazan Welfare.
L’expert Jihad Harb répond aux questions du Jerusalem Post sur les prochaines élections palestiennes
Composed of mostly Beduin soldiers, the Desert Reconnaissance Battalion uses unique tracking skills to prevent infiltration from Gaza and deal with other threats that arise.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
"My Oron, my son the hero, my brave warrior: since you left, my body has begun to betray me, I won't lie."
By DANIEL ALTMAN
Hertzl Shaul and his family have remained in the headlines of Israeli media amid their adamant petitioning for the government to secure the return of their son's remains.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Recent escalation in the area has caused the State Department to warn citizens to come home.
As part of the visit, a selection of Hadar Goldin’s drawings will be displayed in one of the main exhibition areas of the UN headquarters during the General Assembly.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The Gaza Division has opened an investigation into how he managed to penetrate so far into Israel.
Sources who have seen the report have charged that the cabinet had not been properly briefed on the threat prior to the war.
His comments came in response to Netanyhu's remarks on Monday about claims made by some, including Bennett, that his government was unprepared for the threat of cross-border tunnel raids from Gaza.
By ARIEL WHITMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The former foreign minister and current MK received the summons on Thursday during a trip to Britain, but the incident was kept quiet until Sunday.
The Hannibal Protocol gained worldwide attention in 2014, when numerous Palestinian civilians were killed after IDF initiated a massive counterattack in vain after Hamas attempted kidnap a soldier.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,YAAKOV LAPPIN
"It's not a nightmare, it's a very realistic scenario," says IAF air defense chief Brig.-Gen. Zvika Haimovich.
Israeli security forces confiscate a mailed shipment of 10 motorized drones thought to be intended for terrorist purposes.
The findings, reportedly, focus on the lack of information provided to the security cabinet regarding the severity of the threat posed to southern Israel by Hamas’s cross-border attack tunnels.
Aides to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday assailed the comptroller, retired judge Yosef Shapira, for leaking details of the report to the press.
The UN and NGOs that have been infiltrated by terror organizations must mend their ways or have their funding frozen.
By HILLEL NEUER
“The council cannot rely on facts and evidence found in press articles and information from the internet,” European Court of Justice advocate-general charges.
By HERB KEINON
Remarks come day after US designated former Hamas interior minister Fathi Hammad as an international terrorist.
"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.
Most of Gazan's songs are about random topics such as cats, trousers and Palestinian politicians.
Voting takes place only if multiple lists are submitted, meaning that there might be no voting at all in the majority of locales.
The animals – 'Laziz' the tiger, five monkeys, one emu, one pelican, one deer, two porcupines, two long-legged buzzards and two turtles – were rescued from desolate conditions.
Along with the 16 other animals still residing at the Khan Younis Zoo, Laziz the tiger is set to leave his desolate home in the coming days.
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamd al-Thani will pay $31,030,752 for the July salaries of Gaza’s public sector employees.
Latest tunnel collapse comes 9 days after another tunnel caved in on the terrorist group's operatives in the northern Gaza town of Beit Hanoun.
A number of tunnels have collapsed on Palestinian tunnel workers in the past year, leading to their deaths. The exact reasons for the collapse of the tunnels remains unclear.
The 'Lady Leyla' vessel is the first aid ship sent by Turkey since Ankara and Jerusalem signed a deal last week reconciling a six-year rift in diplomatic ties.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
Jihadis online have been encouraging people to donate by citing verses from the Koran praising those that contribute financially to jihad.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
A controversial statement of Hamas leader about life in the coastal city under Hamas's rule enraged many Gazans.
Footage emerges from graduation ceremony for kindergarten run by Palestinian terrorist group.
"My ambition is to become a famous international star and to break Guinness records."
The three were found guilty of murder in separate cases and sentenced to death after a trial.
Organizers said that while Gaza is often synonymous with war and destruction, the festival sought to bring life back to the region through cinematic escapism.
The cell was allegedly preparing to carry out a series of assassinations against Fatah and Hamas leaders in Gaza, and paint them as part of an "ISIS scheme to destabilize the Gaza Strip."
During Operation Protective Edge, Lt. Hadar Goldin, who was supposed to stand under the huppa with me one month later, was killed in action.
By EDNA SEROUSSI
Eleven years ago this month, Israel withdrew from Gaza and transferred the entire coastal territory to the Palestinian Authority (PA).
By KENNETH BANDLER
To prevent the next war, Israel needs a leadership that will work to change that reality, secure Israel and guarantee its existence as a Jewish and democratic state.
By AMIR PERETZ
Over the past months some of our politicians and military folk have been speaking about the need to confront the economic and environmental disaster facing nearly two million people in Gaza.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Economies are developed and stimulated through the individuals that participate in them, and the people of Gaza are a necessary and crucial part of Gaza’s economic recovery.
By NOAM RABINOVICH
I don’t begrudge Gazan luxury hotels or the shopping malls that have opened in recent years; It should be a sign of progress, but not in an economy rife with corruption and based on terrorism.
By LIAT COLLINS
The youth play an important role in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. For the Palestinians, they serve as an effective arm in the war against Israel.
By YITZHAK ELDAN
The fact is that what holds back Gaza’s economy is not lack of an artificial island, but Israel’s restrictions on goods traveling to Gaza, and Hamas control of the Strip.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The highest-paying jobs in Gaza are as diggers of Hamas attack tunnels.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The truth is that Hamas has not been deterred at all – not this week when we blew up the tunnel, and not during our most recent largescale foray into Gaza during Operation Protective Edge.
By LIOR AKERMAN
Ambassador Dermer offered praise and thanks for the Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, who brokered a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas in Gaza while she was secretary of state.
By MICHAEL WILNER