05.06.2016 | 28 Nisan, 5776
Palestinians to demand protection from war crimes at UN Security Council
Shin Bet gleans vast tunnel data from Hamas member
IAF strikes Hamas targets after mortar fire from Gaza
IDF uncovers new Hamas attack tunnel
Acre all-in to beat out relegation rivals Kiryat Shmona, Hapoel Haifa
Israel court endorses government policy on Palestinian terrorists' bodies
Comment: Golan’s Germany comparison eclipsed a commendable message
Speaking for the dead at the March of the Living
Allegations of ‘cronyism’ in Bayit Yehudi over rabbinical appointment process
Erdan: ‘We have a broad government program to fight boycotts’
Anti-Semitism goes unchallenged by some on 'pro-Palestine left', UK editor says
Germany has no plans to change Israel policy, Merkel reassures Netanyahu
Grapevine: Coincidence and memory
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Return to rowing gives Israel newcomer Lyat Olympic hopes
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
The POSTman Knocks Twice: National unity? Holocaust Day thoughts
Bar and the new Palestinian mayor of Jerusalem
Israeliness is the answer
The political algorithms of the Arab-Israeli conflict
Israel denies it detained Turkish right-wing leadership
Report: Saudi Arabia busts ISIS cell on the outskirts of Mecca
Hamas claims to foil plot by Abbas rival Dahlan to stage coup in Gaza Strip
Group slams Europe-Iran economic confab in Zurich
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
Young Jewish professionals attend Holocaust commemoration in NYC
German mayor embroiled in row over anti-Semitic bank account
Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews, Jewish students on Holocaust Remembrance Day
Courage was my only option, Holocaust survivor says
Israeli Carpool app Via raises $100m
April deficit ticks up, though target still in sight
Manufacturers: Obama aid package will be ‘mortal blow’ to Israeli industry
BGU researchers present guidelines for treating postnatal depression
Expert says three dairy servings daily is 'vital for bones’
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
Republican Jewish Coalition withholds praise for Trump
Donald Trump disavows anti-Jewish rhetoric from ex-KKK leader David Duke
Poll: Sanders voters more sympathetic to Palestinians than to Israel
Trump proves Jewish supremacy diminishing in GOP, says David Duke
Understanding UK anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day
This week in 60 seconds: Tightrope walking in Jerusalem
Just a Thought: On Holocaust education
Parshat Kedoshim: Respect your elders
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
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Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
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Arrivals: Connecting Israel and the world
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Wisdom - via Wisdo
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Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
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First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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A military source said that the possibility was being checked that interior fire within Egypt may have set off the rocket alert siren.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Last month, the Israeli military confirmed that at least four rockets fired by Palestinians in Gaza landed in communities near the border.
The rocket did not trigger warning sirens as its trajectory took it to an open area.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
PM speaks at cabinet meeting after a violent weekend in which Hamas fired four rockets into southern Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
There were no reports of damage or injury in the attacks.
No injuries and no damage reported in explosion, with projectile falling in open territory.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
None hurt after rocket explodes in Eshkol region.
Iron Dome fires interceptor missile in the South during false alarm.
By BEN HARTMAN
There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
Palestinian sources say Israel Air Force struck two targets in northern Gaza after rocket intercepted over Ashkelon.
Israel does not want an escalation. Neither does Hamas. But each new rocket has the potential to send the situation spiraling out of control.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Military sources believe bullets were fired in stray cross-border fire.
The rocket was launched from the Strip but did not reach Israeli territory.
Muhammad Allan's health improves, but security cautions taken nonetheless
Gaza terror group issues warning as condition of prisoner Muhammad Allan worsens.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Only one of three projectiles landed in Israel, falling a kilometer away from the border, in the Kissufim area.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Gilad Sharon says his father's choice to disengage from Gaza saved hundreds of Israeli lives.
The wife of the prisoner rebuked the militant faction for only acting in the event that her husband dies.
The IDF was checking if spillover fire from the Syrian infighting caused the alarms and if any projectiles landed on the Israeli side of the border.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The application of a final agreement would require the consent of all Palestinian factions at play.
The video concludes with the statement, “Open your eyes, terrorism rules Gaza.”
By HANNAH SARISOHN
Israeli report comes days ahead of UNHRC report which is expected to be the basis of any Palestinian war crimes case against Israel before the International Criminal Court.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
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
The group that claimed responsibility for firing the rockets at Israel, calling itself the Omar Brigades, said the rocket fire on Wednesday was in retaliation for Hamas's killing of an Islamic state supporter a day earlier in Gaza.
On Wednesday Palestinians fired two rockets from Gaza into Israeli territory, hitting open fields near Sdot Negev, close to the town of Netivot.
Tuesday's rocket fire into Israel was a local decision made by a junior Islamic Jihad commander, but with the rehabilitation of Gaza stagnating, any small incident can ignite the situation.
Following the rocket attack, Hamas reportedly arrests terrorists responsible for rocket firing.
Hamas blames Israel for escalation, warns against "stupid actions"; Rivlin says he’d negotiate with terrorist group.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,LAHAV HARKOV
One rocket exploded near Gan Yavne, just east of Ashdod.
The updated map makes it easier for the public to understand rocket alert zones by creating less confusing geographical divisions.
Two soldiers were indicted for theft of NIS 2,420 and obstruction of justice of the investigation into the theft, while a third soldier was indicted for aiding and abetting the theft.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Marwan Issa told a gathering Gaza City that Hamas continues to manufacture rockets and forge alliances with whoever can assist its cause.
Six months on from Operation Protective Edge, insecurity, trauma and mourning linger in Gaza border communities.
Using ever-more accurate, hi-tech alerts that can provide warnings to specific neighborhoods, the IDF aspires to take some of the sting out of the massive rocket arsenals aimed at Israel.
The capture occurred on January 19, when the boat, carrying liquid fiberglass and three Gazan residents, was intercepted by the navy.
Hamas-affiliated website reports that Gaza man helped Israel find locations of Hamas figures, rockets.
Terrorism and Intelligence Center: Hamas looking to recover and broaden military infrastructure; Israel will encounter these capabilities in the next round.
The training was organized and held by members of Hamas’s armed wing, Izaddin al-Qassam.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The launches are used by Hamas arms designers to experiment with various projectile models
Defense minister: In north, Hezbollah remains deterred, and Free Syrian Army-linked groups are preventing radical Islamists from approaching our border.
Ya'alon: Hamas unable to smuggle in industrial weapons from Iran or Libya; Israeli deterrence is in place
The IAF strikes were precipitated by a Palestinian mortar that was launched from Gaza and landed in an open area in the Eshkol regional council.
Army Radio reports that defense establishment believes Salafi terror groups growing stronger in Gaza and challenging Hamas, likely to launch occasional "jihadi rocket fire."
According to the sources, Hamas denies that its operatives were behind the rocket fire.
In a wide-ranging interview with Vanity Fair magazine, the Hamas leader said Mohammed Deif was still alive.
Alarms send residents running for shelter in Eshkol Regional Council; IDF won't confirm report that rocket tests in Gaza set off the sirens.
Three sirens sounded in Ashkelon Regional Council and two in Sha'ar Hanegev, but army says it believes no rockets were fired from Gaza.
Prime minister says "it is clear to Hamas that we will not accept a drizzle of rockets."
By HERB KEINON
Tragerman family says Ban should address Hamas crimes after having announced that a UN committee would investigate "Israeli crimes" during Operation Protective Edge.
Army releases footage of strike on school compound in Shejaiya where terrorists had concealed a rocket launcher.
Hamas operates from heart of civilian population center, but melts away in face of ground offensive, Maj. S says.
PM says Operation Protective Edge will continue as long as necessary to achieve its goals; Ya'alon: Hamas trying to drag Israel into war of attrition.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Sirens warning of an attack blare in the Modi'in area, nearby Mateh Binyamin Regional Council in the West Bank; Gaza rockets also continue to pound the South.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
"Israel will pay a heavy price for the assassination of senior commanders," Hamas vows; one moderately hurt as projectile hits building.
Sami Abu Zuhri says Hamas not behind rockets that broke cease-fire and prompted IDF strikes; Hamas warns: If Netanyahu doesn't understand diplomatic language, we will force him to understand.
Peace Index poll finds that 58% of Israeli Jews think Israel should continue to fight until Hamas surrenders.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The revelation that Hamas planned to topple Abbas in the West Bank, makes a long-term deal between Israel and Hamas through the PA difficult.
Defense Ministry orders passenger train travel near Gaza border halted after a security evaluation; bus operations in area to be increased.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,SHARON UDASIN
Pool-goers say if rockets start hitting Israel again, they will stop coming to the pool.
By SHARON UDASIN
War title would require greater compensation to civilians who suffered financial loss during Operation Protective Edge.
By JEREMY SHARON
Bennett says money given to pay salaries to Hamas employees will be used to fund more tunnels, rockets and terror.
Hamas has threatened to punish journalists who record Hamas firing rockets.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Tsahal met en place une nouvelle approche défensive le long de la frontière. Objectif : répondre rapidement à de futures attaques du Hamas
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
Les Israéliens connaissent bien l’alerte rouge, celle qui les prévient de l’imminence d’une attaque à la roquette. Mais d’ici moins de deux ans, le système aura entièrement fait peau neuve. Quand la technologie se met au service de la défense des citoyens
The military is making "many efforts" since the end of Operation Protective Edge in 2014 to prolong the period of "quiet and normality, for as long as possible, in the area," Eisenkot says.
This rocket attack comes after heightened tensions in Jerusalem and several other rocket attacks were carried out by Hamas into Israeli territory.
Israeli-made goods that are manufactured in the Sderot and Gaza envelope region will be entitled to a 20 percent preference in the price criterion.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The family was not opposed to the rehabilitation of Gaza, but wanted to put things in perspective.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"All they did was throw four bombs at sand," Yisrael Beytenu chairman tells Army Radio.
In wake of Operation Protective Edge, Defense Ministry takes steps to protect Israel's youth.
Farmers complain they are not being compensated as Tax Authority and Agriculture Ministry not working together.
Hostilities with Hamas result in departure of Spanish coach before the league season has even begun.
By ALLON SINAI
Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elarabi said on Sunday that the dispute between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority was hindering efforts to reconstruct the Gaza Strip.
The preliminary inquiry could lead to charges against Palestinian and Israeli officials.
In an interview with The Huffington Post, the Nobel laureate said that such an investigation would be “good for both sides.”
Likely 2016 presidential candidate tells 'Atlantic' that Israel has right to respond to rockets; says anti-Semitism a factor in world scrutiny of Israel.
Liberman: “The only thing left to do is defeat Hamas, clean up the territory and get out as quickly as possible."
Netanyahu asks ICRC to help locate body parts of soldiers Oron Shaul and Hadar Goldin.
Commander of defense system over Tel Aviv area says despite recent war in South, principal focus of unit remains Lebanon.
Between 750-1000 Gazan casualties were terrorists, says IDF. Hamas, Islamic Jihad launched 3,356 rockets.
IDF prepares to destroy the last of Hamas's infiltration tunnels on Sunday; army source says "there is no decision to stop the operation."
YouTube video of Finnish reporter from Gaza's Shifa hospital goes viral, sparking journalist to turn to social media to lash out at news outlets.
Lawmakers reach agreement to pass measure after Senate Republicans previously blocked bid to fund missile defense.
Rocket fire into Israel resumes two hours into 72-hour cease-fire; Palestinian sources report 40 killed from IDF artillery fire.
Schabas has now suddenly resigned after the exposure of his consulting job with the PLO.
By GERALD STEINBERG
William Schabas resigned as head of the UNHRC inquiry into Israeli war crimes.
By JPost Editorial
Readers respond to The Jerusalem Post's latest articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The latest war left us safer but conversely more uncomfortable.
By LIAT COLLINS
We visited Israel for a month this summer. Yes, for that month. We spent more time in dark stairwells and dusty shelters than should be allowed by law in any country with a Mediterranean climate.
By DALIA ROSENFELD
It’s not easy or even possible for today’s journalists to tell the whole story, which means news consumers should be forewarned.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
By Jerusalem Post Readers
The truly dangerous press is the one which prostitutes itself.
By YISRAEL MEDAD,ELI POLLAK