02.23.2017 | 27 Shevat, 5777
Beit Hanina home demolished, displacing Arab family of seven
UN, EU call for halt to demolition of Area C structures
State rejects plan to seal Ofra homes
Watch: Israel's Iron Dome defense system gets an upgrade
Parents of slain Israeli soldier meet US envoy at UN
The 100-year-old battle that keeps popping up during PM’s visit down under
Event to boost LGBT, female combat troops
Comptroller’s report on 2014 Gaza war to be released Tuesday
Netanyahu lauds Trump for taking 'strong stand against antisemitism'
Australia underlines support for two-state solution as Netanyahu makes historic visit
PM: Israel's pivot to Asia is economic not political
Invasion of the summer shows
Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, the ‘Godfather Of Fusion,’ dies at 73
Austrian Film Week returns to Israel
Donald Trump gets ‘Eretz Nehederet’ treatment
Beersheba up against the wall in Turkey
Yellow-and-blue eyes momentum-building opportunity at CSKA
While trade unexpected, Casspi to get much-needed opportunity with Pelicans
Yellow-and-blue brought back down to earth by Herzliya
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Start saving on multiple tracks
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
Helmsley Charitable Trust grants help Yad Sarah expand in periphery
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
February 23, 2017: Hailing Haley
Addressing the tobacco industry vector
Should prenuptial agreements be compulsory
US national security adviser faces challenges at home and abroad
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
Demonstrators in Ramallah protest Trump policies on Israel-Palestinian conflict
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
Pence visits vandalized Jewish cemetery
Airplane like those used for covert Iraqi aliya arrives in Israel
UK Jewish students call for free, fair debate ahead of Israel Apartheid Week
JCC near San Diego evacuated after emailed bomb threat
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
Yeshiva’s alumni, former staff urge grad. Kushner to help halt refugee ban
Trump says antisemitism is 'horrible' and has to stop
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
Jenna Jameson sparks firestorm with Twitter rant about Muslims
Actress Lindsay Lohan claims to have been racially profiled at airport
Grapevine: A Netanyahu orchid blossoms in Singapore
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
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
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Are You Threatened?
The Recorded Deed to Jerusalem
Trump's Middle East policy takes shape
Bill Maher vs. Milo Yiannopoulos: Double Standards
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.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
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
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
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.
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.”
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
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