Israel eager to put rift with Obama over Iran deal in past, Netanyahu says
Pressure grows on Netanyahu to act with 'iron fist' in light of Palestinian terror onslaught
Netanyahu says Israel's relationship with Russia is good
Netanyahu attacked by right-wing flank for 'not doing enough' against terror
A zest for life
A female prism on the Torah
Tel Aviv’s historic Great Synagogue has its eyes set on the future
Spotlight: Injured IDF officer Ziv Shilon goes the distance in inspirational Berlin marathon
Mac TA aims to cap perfect preseason in MSG finale
Mac TA back in first place, Mac Haifa finally off the mark
Maccabi Tel Aviv ready for Milano tests in Chicago, New York
The plight of agunot: The pen vs the chains
Al Jazeera apologizes for Jerusalem terror attack tweet
Former British MP George Galloway expresses support for third intifada
Rivlin: Terrorists will not harm our way of life
Analysis: The dramatic rise of 'grassroots' terror in Jerusalem and the West Bank
Erekat: Recent outbreak in violence reminiscent of second intifada's early days
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Jewish groups welcome announcement by Timmerman of EU anti-Semitism ‘czar’
Bill Clinton pays tribute to Anne Frank
FBI destroys evidence linked to Medicare fraud among Orthodox Jewish community in New York
Criminal complaint filed against German Mayor for anti-Israel and anti-Jewish hate
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
Obama and Zarif shake hands in New York, marking first such handshake in 30 years
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Trump backs Russia, Iran efforts to fight ISIS
Only Assad truly fighting Islamic State, Putin says
British PM Cameron slams Russia for 'backing the butcher Assad'
US, allies short on options as Russia and Iran flex muscle in Syria
US weighs new support for Syrian rebels against ISIS
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Beersheba students win top prize in Boston’s Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Israel steady at 27th in WEF Competitiveness Index, ranks 3rd for innovation
Qatar, UAE lead Israel in broadband
GLOBAL AGENDA: Junk train wreck
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
‘A win-win situation’
Unpublished tour guide stories: Escapades in Acre
Israel, the Jews and the European refugee crisis
Candidly Speaking: Jews, Islamophobia and compassion for refugees
Everyone is 'fighting Islamic State' – and they’re all lying
Letters to the Editor: October 4, 2015
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
Took a Hike
Classes for LGBT People Who Explore Converting to Judaism Open in Los Angeles
Silence is, sometimes, Golden
Teaching Biblical Hebrew
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
“WATCH: Highlights of 232 Olim Landing on the August 2015 Charter Flight”
Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.04.2015 | 21 Tishri, 5776
Waiting for the storm to break: The Heights appear calm as tourists enjoy the end of summer holiday, amid warnings from Hezbollah.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Fires break out in the area as a result of the projectile fire; no injuries reported.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Dayan said that it is Israel’s duty to help them since it is in the country’s interest that southern Syria is dominated by an entity supportive of Israel and not jihadist groups.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
"This is not our way" said the leader of Druse community in Israel, while a Druse MK claimed that his community would not "attack or harm even a fly."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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
Israel Radio cited Syrian rebel sources as reporting Tuesday that some opposition forces had taken over several hills near Mount Hermon on the Golan Heights.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
The 46th Armored Battalion completes war training in Golan Heights, Jordan Valley
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
If conflict were to break out, artillery units will have to accompany maneuvering forces over the border rather than provide supporting fire, as they did last summer.
Israel is tracking the events beyond the border, but IDF refuses to respond to foreign reports it has reinforced its presence in the area.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,KARINE ROZKOVSKY
Kuwaiti daily quotes Western diplomatic source as saying IDF struck targets in Qalamun Mountain region to prevent a plan that aimed to draw Israel into a war with Syria.
Officer was part of force attempting to evacuate a bulldozer that was stuck; IDF does not return fire following the incident.
By BEN HARTMAN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"The goal is to prepare for a transition from one front to another, and from routine to emergency," a senior source in the 7th Armored Brigade says.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The offensive now under way is unlikely to fundamentally alter the picture on the southern front – where Israel’s goal is to keep both the Iranians and Islamic State as far away as possible.
By JONATHAN SPYER
A senior security source said Hezbollah was behind Tuesday's rocket attacks.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Security sources say Hezbollah behind attack; Iran tells US that Israel crossed red line, vows response
The frontier between Israel and Syria has been administered by the United Nations since 1974, a year after the last war between them.
Lebanese MP asserts that Israel has been trying to establish strategic links with rebel factions fighting the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Contradicting speculations that alleged Israeli strike was politically timed, Yaakov Peri says attack too significant for cynical exploitation.
Jet was 800 meters into Israeli air space when the IAF took the decision to shoot it down, a senior air force official says.
UN representative says Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey supporting terrorist groups in order to create a “buffer zone” in the Golan.
Although war is unlikely now, small incidents can quickly escalate, officer warns; IDF will defeat Hezbollah, but conflict could drag out for as long as four months, he says.
Small arms fire originates from battles between Assad regime and rebels near the Israeli border; IDF says it is investigating the circumstances of the incident.
The IDF said the mortar was most likely accidental fallout from the Syrian civil war.
Islamist fighters overran a crossing point in the line that has separated Israelis from Syrians in the Golan Heights since 1973.
Syrian army forces and rebels battle near border; both sides seek to control Quneitra border crossing; UN peacekeepers held captive by Islamists still missing.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,REUTERS
Israeli forces took up positions at Quneitra barely 400 meters from Nusra Front militants who attacked a UN base on the Syrian side of the border and seized the 43 Fijians.
In one video, rebels are shown firing on Syrian government forces from a UN border post in the Golan Heights.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Spokesman for rebel group operating in area, says at least six rebels killed in latest fighting near Golan Heights.
Dr. Yair Margalit has been a constant and reassuring figure of the Israeli wine scene during the last 25 or more years.
By ADAM MONTEFIORE
Preliminary results from the company's Ness-3 at which initial analyses indicate the presence of hydrocarbons in the vertical drilling sections.
By SHARON UDASIN
Comprehensive scientific evaluations required to determine whether the hydrocarbons indicate oil, gas, condensate or none of the above.
Defense minister warns forces loyal to Assad, Syrian opposition forces and terrorist elements operating in country against attempts to harm Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Jerusalem will likely respond forcefully against those responsible for cross-order missile attack.
Victim named as Muhammad Karaka from Galilee village of Arraba; IDF returns fire for what it believes was a deliberate attack.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,Ariel Ben Solomon
For first time Israeli official says who perpetrated the attack that took the life of 13-year-old Mohammed Qaraqara.
Même si la situation au Nord est compliquée par l’implication de plusieurs acteurs hostiles à l’Etat hébreu, Israël aurait intérêt à éviter l’escalade des violences
By NACHMAN SHAI
La tension monte à la frontière Nord, après la mort de six agents du Hezbollah et six gardiens de la Révolution dans le Golan syrien
By YOSSI MELMAN
Les propriétaires des vergers et vignobles des hauteurs du Golan craignent de voir les villes et villages de la région vivre bientôt la même situation que ceux des abords de Gaza
By NOAM AMIR
Avec l’Etat islamique qui progresse résolument, Israël pourrait bien se retrouver dans le camp de l’Iran sur au moins un front moyen-oriental
Lawmakers against drilling in Golan Heights while energy and water officials contend it won't cause environmental damage.
For second time in two days apparent errant fire from civil war in Syria lands in Israeli territory.
For second time in two days apparent stray rocket fire from civil war in Syria lands in Israeli territory.
Drill held on Wednesday required more than 10 of IAF’s Yasur transport helicopters.
The defendants, 48-year-old Bashira Mahmoud and 21-year-old Amal Abu Salah, can be seen in video of the attack beating and stoning one of the wounded Syrian men.
By BEN HARTMAN
The detonations were carried out by IEOD, an Israeli firm that won the tender issued by the Defense Ministry.
Druse living under Israeli rule in the Golan Heights believe that some of the Syrians being treated at Israeli hospitals are Nusra Front gunmen.
Education Minister Naftali Bennett spoke at the Herzliya Conference on Sunday afternoon.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
In the clip, the tank is seen tilting on its side as it descends on a steep incline before finally landing on its turret. Nobody was injured as a result of the accident.
Emergency teams treat the injured on the scene before evacuating them to Rambam Hospital in Haifa.
The soldier, who serves in an infantry combat unit, will be charged by an IDF tribunal with passing secret information and harming national security.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
According to the Jewish Agency, there are about 20 Jews living in the Syrian capital of Damascus.
Installation of overhead power lines in the area pose a serious threat to the Hula Valley, which has become an international beacon for ecotourism
The project involves three years of exploration for conventional oil, north of Nahal El Al near Moshav Natur, a former kibbutz on the southern Golan Heights.
As many as 100,000 landmines laid during the 1950s and 1960s are estimated to be found in the Golan Heights; officer's condition unknown.
13% of respondents say they were "definitely sure" the upcoming Israeli election was considered when authorizing the attack.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The American government has also barred its employees from riding the bus in light of Wednesday's stabbing attack in Tel Aviv.
Foreign media reports move is in light of possible retaliation for purported Israeli strike that killed Hezbollah members, Iranian soldiers.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Project being conducted by Afek Oil and Gas, involves three years of exploration for conventional oil using up to 10 wells.
The absence of an order meant that the NGO did not have a total victory over Ofek in a petition, which had demanded fully revoking the drilling licenses they were granted.
Commander of Tamuz missile company provided precision-guided fire during Gaza war.
IDF says no military response to latest apparent incident of fallout from fighting in Syrian civil war.
Pilot rejected because fundamentally flawed; no answers to uncertainties that required improved knowledge, understanding.
Overseeing committee says exploratory drilling would not involve any fracking, production of oil that is not in liquid form.
A strike against Hezbollah on the Golan might prove to have been a miscalculation.
The lion’s share of the kibbutz’s income is from agriculture and the beef industry.
By MEITAL SHARABI
This forest area in the northern Golan Heights is a pleasant place to take a walk with the whole family.
Israel may be the land of milk and honey, but the olive harvest is a perfect time to see how the favorite snack is picked and preserved.
Fleeing to the North (but not too far North) is the thing to do for those looking for some postwar escapism.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Meet chef Guy Ben-Simhon, who grew up in the restaurant industry and, together with his wife, founded charming French bistro and tzimmer Villa Vi.
By MIRIAM KRESH
The IDF says it had retaliated against rockets that hit an Israeli village near the Lebanese border on Thursday afternoon, setting off fires but causing no casualties.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Spokesman for Revolutionary Command Council in Quneitra and Golan details struggle of rebels near Israeli border.
Israel hospital treating peacekeeping forces injured from apparent stray fire from Syrian civil war.
An encounter in March allegedly left al-Baghdadi mortally wounded, allowing Abdul Rahman al-Sheijlar, also called Abu Ala Afri to succeed him.
Several northern residents were allegedly transferring information about IDF movements along the Syrian border.
State Department warns against escalation of situation after IAF strike in retaliation for rockets launch into Golan from Syria.
The new documents show that Israel has been doing more than simply treating wounded Syrian civilians in hospitals.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
In a four-minute video clip which was posted on the Internet by the rebels, Free Syrian Army fighters are seen in a building in Quneitra, just near the boundary between Syria and Israel.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The aircraft may have mistaken the grain storage areas for an Islamic State base, says the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Sources close to the Shi’ite terrorist group say the organization is increasingly worried about infiltration by armed fighters from Syria
Ya'alon says jet "approached Israeli territory in the Golan Heights in a threatening manner, and even crossed the border"; Syria describes the incident as an Israeli "act of aggression."
A UN source told CNN that the troops, who were seen crossing into the Israeli-controlled portion of the plateau, were being pulled out for their safety.
Rami Abdul Rahman, who heads the organization, said Assad's regime has lost control of nearly 80 percent of the villages and towns near the crossing, as rebels have managed to seize most of the area.
Syrian opposition forces operating near Israel border tell Israeli TV there will be "all-out war" against radical Islamist group in southern Syria without US ground invasion.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Al Nusra front rebels relayed the message to UN, says Brigadier General Mosese Tikoitoga; group was kidnapped last month from Golan Heights' UN-patrolled demilitarized zone
Al-Nusra is demanding a series of conditions in order to release the captive UNDOF troops, including the group's removal from the UN's list of global terror organizations.
Islamic State is not present in Quneitra, and isn't deployed within 50 kilometers of the Israeli border.
United Nations peacekeepers reportedly fleeing across border into Israel, amid clashes with rebels in Golan Heights buffer zone.
IDF directs artillery fire at Syrian army post; some 200 rebels including Al-Nusra take Quneitra crossing, engage 100 Syrian army soldiers in town.
By HERB KEINON,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Fighting between Assad and rebels spills over into Israel; Syrian rights group says Islamist fighters take control of Quneitra border crossing.
Fighting between Assad and rebels spills over into Israeli territory; IDF says three errant mortar shells land in Golan, causing damage.
Council urges Syrian army forces, opposition fighters to refrain from escalating tension in buffer zone between Israel, Syria.
President-elect expresses condolences to Karaka family: "Your son is everyone's son."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Start the year with a glass of sweet wine
Last week rockets from Lebanon landed in open areas north of Nahariya in the Western Galilee, and one was fired at a village in the Upper Galilee.
Last week, two “projectiles” landed in the Golan Heights.
By BRIAN SCHRAUGER