03.30.2017 | 3 Nisan, 5777
Palestinian woman shot dead in stabbing attack lost son in police shooting
UN looks for Trump foreign policy hints from tough-talking envoy
Arab states to UNESCO: Reject Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem
Watch: Hamas threatens top Israeli officials over Gaza assassination
Holocaust Remembrance Day poster contest winner addresses stolen identity
Officer indicted for beating east Jerusalem man
Is Israel on the verge of freezing the isolated settlements?
WATCH: Babies try gefilte fish for the first time
'Political crisis that threatened Israeli coalition resolved'
Israel to slash payments to UN, give money instead to supportive countries
Bill would cancel property–tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs
Israeli military exports rise to $6.5 billion
Italian fare with French flair
Seafood takes pride of place at Abrage
The Russia Ballet Theater will perform ‘Don Quixote’
Vigdorchik brings in sponsorship for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics
Amid floundering season, Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Barcelona
Beitar adopts no-tolerance policy on racism
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
Innovation technology giant EON Reality coming to Israel
Israeli bird-watching event raises NIS 254,000 to save black storks
Your Taxes: New Israel-Canada tax treaty
Tech Talk: EyeYon receives new financing
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
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US-Israeli activist raises funds for Syria via new taxi service
Arab world surprisingly mum on Modi visit to Israel
New PLO ambassador to US has high hopes for Trump era
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
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US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
For first time in decades, Pakistan allows one citizen to register as a Jew
Jews slam Belgian region's plan to ban ritual slaughter
British Baroness calls on government to prosecute Brits serving in the IDF
Ken Livingstone repeats claim that 'Hitler supported Zionism'
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Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
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Electronic patches for migraine headaches
David Friedman sworn in as new US Ambassador to Israel
AIPAC to lobby against Trump foreign aid cuts
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
AIPAC renews focus on two-state solution, tries to shore up Democratic support
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
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While Hezbollah has similar rockets, this is the first time that Hamas has developed such a weapon, Army Radio reports.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Incident comes day after Israel's Arrow missile defense system intercepted Syrian SAMs.
The strikes are in retaliation for a rocket that was launched into southern Israel Wednesday night.
A projectile launched from the Gaza Strip on Monday morning landed in southern Israel; none hurt. The IDF has attacked Hamas targets in the Strip multiple times in retaliation for the aggression.
Israel has decided to use every Gaza rocket launch as an opportunity to hit strategically important Hamas targets.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Salafists will escalate violence within 48 hours if its operatives aren't released.
By ZACK PYZER
The strikes came in response to a Gazan rocket that hit Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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
President tours Gaza border, receives briefing from Eisenkot.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
In the next conflict in Gaza, Hamas will aim to pound IDF staging areas and communities near the Strip.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
IDF official statement says no rockets were fired from Gaza into southern Israel.
A military source said that the possibility was being checked that interior fire within Egypt may have set off the rocket alert siren.
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.
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.
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 Stern Stern 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
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 report cites major failings from the prime minister, defense establishment, security cabinet, and others which could have cost the country dearly.
Meir Panim Youth Centers are built in existing bomb shelters in Sderot, making them friendlier and more welcoming places, rather than rooms that represent panic and fear.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
According to the government, “the project to fortify homes in Gaza-vicinity communities provided 9-sq.m. bomb shelters for 10,140 housing units that previously had no shelters.”
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
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.
"All they did was throw four bombs at sand," Yisrael Beytenu chairman tells Army Radio.
By LAHAV HARKOV
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.”
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
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
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
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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