01.22.2017 | 24 Tevet, 5777
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Wadi Ara protesters block roads, call for public security minister to resign
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Beduin driver autopsy may disprove terrorist claim
Right off the plane, straight into the kitchen
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
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
An Israeli-American celebrates the Trump inauguration
A history lesson
The IDF’s judicial empire in Judea and Samaria
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
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
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
New UN chief pledges to be on front line of fight against antisemitism
Reform Jews march for ‘our grandmas and our daughters’
Two Jews – one for, one against
Finnish NGO in violation of terrorism law for funding Hamas parlay?
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
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
Why three Jewish women are marching on Washington
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
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
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
The Shin Bet, COGAT and the Crossing Authority also conducted dozens of investigations that harmed the smugglers’ infrastructure.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,JPOST.COM STAFF
There were no reports of injury or damage in the incident.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Rouhani charges that the Palestinians should take advantage of allegations that Israel does not seek peace to wage violence against the Jewish state.
“We have contacts with the Israeli side regarding this matter and we are asking them to restore the permits and extend their duration to 24 hours, to make sure this problem does not recur.”
By ADAM RASGON
Egypt has flooded dozens of smuggling tunnels since last year.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
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
In a bizarre way, ICC talking to Hamas could actually be to Israel’s advantage.
Shapira credits Bennett with raising the threat in cabinet.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Prosecutor says Gaza is occupied and east Jerusalem illegally annexed.
There are approximately 4000 fishermen in Gaza today, who rely on the fish they catch to make ends meet.
Abera was last seen in Israel on September 7, 2014, when soldiers saw him climb the fence into the Gaza Strip.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The decision will increase the coastal enclave’s fishing zone from six to nine nautical miles and will go into effect on November 1.
Since the end of the 2014 war, the Eshkol region has experienced a population growth of around 8%, as new families move to the area.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Among those reportedly crossing were MP's and other political figures as well as academics.
Bouab recounts that before Hamas came to power in Gaza he owned four textile factories in the Karni industrial zone, which provided 2,000 jobs.
By GLOBES/AMIRAM BARKAT
"Flotillas and activities that work to break the siege on Gaza will continue as long as the siege on our people in the Strip continues," stated the Joint List.
Salafists will escalate violence within 48 hours if its operatives aren't released.
By ZACK PYZER
Liberman: We don't seek adventures but won't tolerate rocket fire. Salafi jihadist Twitter account: Attacks on Israel will increase if Hamas does not release our members
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
“The takeover process was short and without casualties,” the IDF stated.
Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi: If there's no quiet in the South there shouldn't be quiet in Gaza either.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JEREMY SHARON
Israel has drawn up plans to protect Israel's southern communities from the terror tunnel threat over the past year.
Palestinians express mixed reactions on the passing of Israel's ninth president, who won the Nobel Peace Prize alongside Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin in 1994.
By ADAM RASGON,REUTERS
"The IDF will not permit any violation of its air space, and will act with determination against any such effort," the army stated.
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.”
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.
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.
The "smart" security barrier company's CEO says Trump's vow to build wall on US-Mexico may have helped with the major market gains.
Netanyahu said his cabinet had decided to "improve the supply of energy and water to Gaza, including laying a gas pipeline."
The fact that the teacher Christoph Glanz “posed as a Jew shows he is fanatically dedicated to promoting his anti-Semitic agenda,” says Simon Wiesenthal Center's chief Nazi-hunter.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
An Australian broadcaster has acknowledged inaccuracies in a Middle East report while maintaining Israeli responsibility for Gazan Welfare.
Deux ans après l’opération Bordure protectrice, la vie semble avoir repris son cours dans la bande de Gaza. Mais au-delà des apparences, les Gazaouis paraissent en proie à une véritable crise
By GRAHAM JAMISON
L’expert Jihad Harb répond aux questions du Jerusalem Post sur les prochaines élections palestiennes
Following his injury, Ben Ari was named a symbolic commander of the Elite Paratroopers Reconnaissance Unit.
The proposal includes tax benefits, municipal-tax discounts and various aid programs during the years 2017 and 2018.
By MICHAEL ZEFF
In the next war that all IDF scenarios attest will happen, the entire State of Israel could be on the front line.
Stephen and Rosalyn Flatow successfully sued Iran for nearly $250 million in damages for daughter’s 1995 murder near Gaza.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The $25 million will be accompanied by "robust oversight and reporting framework" to make sure the money is used for its stated purposes.
By HERB KEINON
“An underground infiltration with tunnels going under an international border is a violation of Israeli sovereignty that none of your countries would tolerate at home.”
By LAHAV HARKOV
Despite no contact from Hamas the group slammed the ICC for ‘surrender’ to ‘Israeli occupation.’
The IDF states that it will not allow any ship to enter the Gaza Strip without going through regulated checks.
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 UN and NGOs that have been infiltrated by terror organizations must mend their ways or have their funding frozen.
By HILLEL NEUER
Most households have been receiving three to four hours of electricity a day, rather than the average of seven to eight hours they had been receiving over the past couple of years.
Gaza’s current electricity infrastructure has the ability to provide for only less than half of the strip’s electricity needs.
Israeli state courts have added terrorism charges to the indictment against the top World Vision Gaza manager who enabled Hamas to take over part of the organization's operations.
Online activists have called for protests in Gaza City on Wednesday and in Jabalia and Nuseirat refugee camps on Thursday.
The division between Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, and Fatah, which dominates the West Bank, has lasted for more than nine years. Will it soon come to an end?
Opening of Rafah crossing seen as "breakthrough."
By BEN LYNFIELD
Gaza, to which Israel also limits the entry of goods and people, is facing a dire economic situation with unemployment at 42%.
Killing comes as Al-Sisi squares-off against the Muslim Brotherhood.
By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE
Life in the Strip is for the most part superficially back to normal two years on from the 2014 war, but that isn't the full story.
Gaza court convicts local woman of premeditated murder of husband.
On September 8 the Palestinian High Court suspended local elections that were to be held across the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
“The council cannot rely on facts and evidence found in press articles and information from the internet,” European Court of Justice advocate-general charges.
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.
By SHARON UDASIN
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.
Those interested in shoring up stability and preserving any hope of reaching a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict would do well to recognize Gaza’s isolation.
By TANIA HARY
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