Liberman: Israeli-Palestinian conflict not at heart of Middle East problems
‘Hague Day’ brings into focus decisions by ICC that could have major ramifications for Israel
Senior defense official: No operational reason to build West Bank Battir barrier at present
'The Syrian war is not our conflict, but we are preparing for day this changes'
Israel, Hamas indirect talks scheduled for Cairo on Tuesday
Foreign Ministry workers stop dealing with diplomatic cables as part of work sanctions
Link found between brain region for taste memory and region that encodes time, place of tasting
Cabinet to debate proposal for new Beersheba hospital
Cabinet approves NIS 1.5 billion ‘Gateway to Jerusalem’
Arab Israeli high-tech incubator raises $4.5 million
New research center to produce lasers, advanced detectors for IDF
Security & Defense: Israel’s first network-centric war
Theater Review: Ghosts
A new day for dance
Bain backed by Goldhar to lead Maccabi Tel Aviv to success
Davidovich scales podium at windsurfing Worlds
Beersheba up and running with first win of season
Hap TA looks to maintain momentum in Kiryat Shmona
Court ruling on migrants irks critics of judicial activism
WATCH: Newly unemployed Peres tries his hand at unexpected jobs
24,800 new immigrants arrive in Israel in 5774
High Court strikes down state migrant policy for second time in one year
Fleeing unrest, Ukrainian Jews arrive in Israel
Sabbatical year to commence with start of New Year with involvement of thousands of farmers
British Labor Party chief Miliband to walk tightrope on Israel at conference in Manchester
Israeli captured in combat in Ukraine freed in prisoner exchange
Poland to be Rivlin’s first trip abroad as President
Middle East must fight for itself, Kerry says
Turkey claims over 130,000 Syrian refugees; Pentagon says country must support coalition
Islamic State urges attacks on US, calls Obama 'mule of the Jews'
Iranian television report shows footage of cameras installed by IAEA at nuclear facility
Iran's Zarif hails 'new chapter' in Saudi ties
Letters to the editor, September 22, 2014
Center field: Next Year, let’s pass the (kosher) ‘marshmallow test’
The secret of Islamic State’s success
Terra Incognita: The West’s axis of evil friends
Selichot – desire and trust
Tikkun olam in Hebrew
Report from the battlefield
Report from the battlefild
Comfort from calvin
Arrivals: The librarian and the gardener – but not what you think
The anatomy of murder
Finding Eichmann guilty
Different paths to a sweet New Year
Distilling Jerusalem sounds
This Week in Jerusalem
Grapevine: Welcome to the neighborhood
A little slice of Europe
Happily Eva After: Roundup: Rosh Hashana reflections
Climb every mountain
City Notes: Tze’elon beach closed due to dangerous vegetation
Voting blindly on war and peace in Gaza
Still strange bedfellows: Human evil and human progress
Sino-Indian ties: Need for patience
Some good news from the Gaza front
A song for ELUL: 'The song of the land
סִדְרַת סְטֶנְד-אַפְּ חֲדָשָה: קוֹמֶדִי בִּיט
גִיבּוֹרֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל מְקַבְּלֵי עִיטוּר הַגְבוּרָה
Slichot and the city
Despite war, Breslov Hassidim plan on making Ukraine pilgrimage
Q&A: Why no war can stop David Broza's music
Edelstein's Rosh Hashanna message to MKs: Be an example of mutual respect and tolerance
Mossad launches new site and recruitment campaign
Dennis Rodman is not going to the Middle East to meet ISIS leaders
Naples, Florida – a little corner of paradise
WATCH: US embassy helps Israeli Arab school heal in wake of gruesome murder of beloved principal
La chemita : restaurer les traditions
Mollo avec le miel cette année
Pommes de discorde
Le stade flambant neuf de la capitale, nouveau fief de l’Hapoel Jerusalem
Oh les filles, oh les filles…
Revisiter le sionisme
Préserver l’héritage des Juifs de Tunisie
Ton peuple sera mon peuple
Les petites phrases d’Yigal Palmor
Malgré quelques revers, l’Etat islamique se porte bien
Israël et la « coalition virtuelle » contre le Hamas
Sous la coupe de l’Etat islamique en Syrie
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Il était une fois en Israël
Coup de théâtre de fin d’année
Boucler la boucle
Sondage : la victoire de Tsahal à Gaza
L’épreuve de la dissuasion
New Mental Health Center for Jerusalem’s Herzog Hospital
Remembering Those who Perished in the 9/11 Terror Attacks
500 Christians for Israel Plant Trees in the Galilee
Canadian Young Leadership Solidarity Mission to Israel
Central America Celebrates Independence at the Rabin Center
European Parliament Member Bastiaan Belder Tours the Negev
KKL-JNF Helps Chile Deal with the Gall Wasp Pest
KKL-JNF and Fair Planet in Ethiopia–Seeds of Hope
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
Mexican Parliamentarians Visit the Biofilter for Urban Runoff in Kfar Saba
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
The KKL-JNF Europe Young Leadership Conference
KKL-JNF Office Opens in New Zealand
KKL-JNF Leaders at ELC meet with the EU Parliament
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
Ma’alot 360 Scholarship Recipients from Australia Tour Israel
09.22.2014 | 27 Elul, 5774
Israel will raise its demand to prevent the rearming of Hamas and the eventual demilitarization of Gaza.
By HERB KEINON
Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah said recently that donor countries had warned him not to pay salaries to Hamas’ 40,000 civil servants.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Two others were seized after a group emerged from tunnel leading from Gaza.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Moussa Abu Marzuk says negotiators for both sides will meet with Egyptian mediators in Cairo for further discussions.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Dozens of would-be Palestinian immigrants have been killed or have gone missing after the boats carrying them capsized off the shores of Egypt and Libya.
Prime minister says "it is clear to Hamas that we will not accept a drizzle of rockets."
Hamas told mediators that it was interested in preserving the cease-fire and that it apprehended those responsible for the mortar.
While enforcing truces with Israel, Hamas has often signaled to Sinai groups that they are free to attack Israel from Gaza.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Sources in Gaza Strip say Emad al-Alami was hit during Israel air strike at beginning of Operation Protective Edge.
Landlords are worried that their homes will be targeted by Israel if Hamas members are inside; Hamas official calls this trend "a dangerous one."
Prime minister sends condolences to UK after David Haines beheaded: "The main difference between ISIS and Hamas is that these guys cut off heads, while the other guys shoot at heads."
Bishara admits paying terrorist Osama Hamdan knowing he was on the US blacklist
By FRANK G. RUNYEON,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Leader calls on Palestinian Authority to reexamine policy towards negotiations with Israel.
Denial follows senior Hamas official suggesting direct talks with Israel.
Authorities announce police, Shin Bet closed offices of the Amara Al-Aqsa and Al-Makdasat organization on September 3.
Exiled Hamas leader Abu Marzouk says group might be forced to hold talks with Israel if PA fails to address Gaza problems.
'Jerusalem Post' learns new details of how Hamas terrorized UN workers and confiscated humanitarian goods during Operation Protective Edge.
By NOAM ROTENBERG
Hundreds of Palestinians attend funeral of man who was struck by IDF fire after hurling explosive device at Israeli soldiers.
By REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
An IDF unit sent to arrest a Hamas member in Ramallah encountered violent disturbances when approximately 50 Palestinians hurled rocks, firebombs, and burning tires, the army said.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign says it is standing by its decision to withdraw Steven Salaita's professorship over his pro-Palestine anti-Israel tweets.
After Israel destroyed more than 30 tunnels during Operation Protective Edge, terror group claims it began rebuilding tunnels "the day after the war ended."
Yesh Din continues to cooperate with IDF, ‘Post’ learns.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Defense minister condemns international community's failure to condemn Hamas, and Turkey for supporting it.
Hamas said that it also provided financial aid to families of Palestinians who were killed.
Security sources, meanwhile, call into question this assessment.
Various armed groups belonging to Fatah claimed they had been involved in fighting during seven-week war with Israel.
Statements by Hamas come as response to reports that the Israeli Foreign Ministry had called for international troops in Gaza.
Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Correspondent Herb Keinon and Managing Editor David Brinn debate what they think will be the lasting effects of Israel's latest conflict.
By HERB KEINON,SAM SOKOL,DAVID BRINN
PA president reportedly to make announcement regarding deal to Arab League.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,JPOST.COM STAFF
Hamas official confirms $2,000 have been paid to each family in Gaza who lost a home during recent conflict.
Hamas official says PA actions “unjustified” and constitute a “blow to the blood of Palestinian martyrs and unity."
Hamas leader says terror group's arms are "sacred," demands calls for disarmament also apply to Israel.
In meeting last month with the emir of Qatar and Mahmoud Abbas, Hamas leader says it wants a full partnership with PA, according to protocol leaked to Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Col. (res.) Richard Kemp told the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee that Israel's army is more careful than the US and UK forces.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Among the evidence laid out by a senior military are photographs showing how rocket launchers were hidden in graveyards and a school playground.
Shurat Hadin alleges that Mashaal is "liable for Hamas’s war crime of execution without due process"; request uses Hamas leader's Jordanian citizenship against him, since Jordan is member of ICC.
Follow the IDF into one of the Hamas terror tunnels which prompted the IDF's ground incursion into Gaza.
Move draws sharp criticism from Hamas, families of prisoners held in Israeli jails.
After security forces conducted sweeps of Kfar Yona region near Netanya, suspect arrested in his car in Taibe.
Before a meeting with US congressmen, Netanyahu stressed the need for US-Israeli cooperation in facing radical Islam.
Survey also showed that more than 70% of the Palestinians are worried about the possibility of another military confrontation with Israel.
Foreign minister calls the Gaza cease-fire signed last week "a really bad choice" for Israel.
Army source says Hamas's attempt to rally Palestinians in the W. Bank to launch a third intifada was met with a "very, very partial response."
FM accuses Zoabi, Zehalka, Sarsur of treason and supporting terror after they took part in rally for Hamas in northern Israel.
Verbal attack seen as a sign of increased tensions between Palestinian factions in the aftermath of Gaza operation.
Balad MKs Jamal Zehalka, Haneen Zoabi and United Arab list head Ibrahim Sarsur sing Palestinian national anthem at event.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Palestinian sources in Ramallah reported as saying plan calls for giving US a 4-month period to draw borders of Palestinian state and garner Israel’s recognition.
The Petah Tikva Magistrate’s Court extended remand of Zuhib Zahde, 32, who opened a Facebook page titled "Hebron Intifada."
The prime minister told Channel 10 that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas would “have to choose between peace with Israel and peace with Hamas.”
Palestinians and Hamas sympathizers in the Arab press attempt to disseminate the message of "victory" over Israel after the 50-day Operation Protective Edge.
American Christian leaders are no longer “automatic” when it comes to support for Israel.
By Jim Fletcher
Une alliance entre l’Egypte, l’Arabie Saoudite et Israël est-elle envisageable
By ZVI MAZEL
Le Hamas est une gigantesque entreprise commerciale, en faillite et corrompue, avec un chiffre d’affaires d’un milliard de dollars, versés en pots-de-vin
By SHLOMO MAITAL
L’avenir nous dira si Israël a atteint son objectif limité : rétablir le calme à la frontière Sud.
When landlords no longer want to rent to Hamas, being a terrorist starts looking less attractive.
By EVELYN GORDON
Until the leading Islamic scholars provide a peaceful theology that clearly contradicts the violent views of the IS, the existence of a “moderate Islam” must be questioned.
By TAWFIK HAMID
The only way to end the Hamas threat is one Israelis aren’t yet ready for – reoccupying Gaza.
The Welsh capital’s deputy Lord Mayor Ali Ahmed issued an unreserved apology and admitted he is considering resigning over the issue.
By JERRY LEWIS
Justice minister says diplomatic process, not threats, will tackle regional terror threats, as Hamas awaits Egyptian invitation to resume talks.
Army Radio: US mistakenly led Israel to believe that Hamas accepted an unconditional 72-hour cease-fire when in fact the Palestinian Islamist group never consented to key Israeli demand.
Horowitz: Netanyahu is putting politics before chance to make peace.
During the operation, the Welfare and Social Services Minister was one of the most visible government figures on the ground in the South.
By LIDAR GRAVE-LAZI
‘These are people who showed great resilience and nationalism,’ says MK Mitzna.
PM says some ministers need to understand meaning of "collective responsibility"; Livni warns of oncoming "diplomatic intifada."
Yedidya Yaari also said that there is work in process on finding an answer to the infiltration tunnels deployed by Hamas.
By BEN HARTMAN
Because Israel by definition is the state of the Jews, I am condemned to being a perpetual outsider.
By ZOUHEIR BAHLOUL
A New York jury in a blockbuster terrorism finance trial about to decide: Did Jordan’s largest bank know it was funding Hamas during the second intifada?
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,FRANK G. RUNYEON
PLO Secretary-General Yasser Abed Rabbo says failure to end ongoing Fatah-Hamas dispute increases possibility of division among Palestinians.
Arab media reported that the Doha-based Mashaal was considering relocating to Tunisia, Turkey or Malaysia after Muslim Brotherhood leaders expelled from emirate.
Deputy editor in chief of 'Asharq al-Awsat' undercuts the terrorist group’s claim of victory against Israel in the summer war.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Announcement comes after Palestinian “national consensus” government rejects calls for paying the wages.
Before session was closed to media coverage PA president recalled that attempts to achieve reconciliation between his Fatah faction and Hamas had failed over the years.
President Barack Obama seeks to use a NATO summit in Wales to enlist allied support in fighting the Islamist militants.
Islamic State has no presence in the 100-km. strip along the Israeli-Syrian border in the Golan Heights.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Hamas's popularity in the West Bank is at an all-time high following the 50-day long military confrontation with Israel.
Reports had surfaced that Fathi Hammad had defected to Israel after it was revealed that he was working with Mossad.
Almost half of all Syrians have now been forced to abandon their homes and flee for their lives, according to the UNHCR.
The recent round of fighting in Gaza should have driven home to anyone with a smidgen of common sense that conceding territory to Arab control is futile and fatal.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Readers respond to The Jerusalem Post's latest articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Gaza militants launched about 4,562 rockets at Israel during the conflict, along with a smaller number of mortar shells.
By MICHAEL J. ARMSTRONG
Unless we extricate our policy-making mechanisms from the destructive influence of these corrosive canards, our goose may be well and truly cooked.
Although defeated, Hamas remains in power and unless there is a diplomatic breakthrough, we must be prepared for the likelihood of a future conflict.
By ISI LEIBLER
Israel fights not only for its survival but constitutes the forward position for the world’s democracies. It is time for the rest of the peace-loving democratic world to join us.
By JPost Editorial
The latest war left us safer but conversely more uncomfortable.
By LIAT COLLINS
The Israeli mirror is illuminated by ultra-powerful and harsh fluorescent beams from any and all possible directions.
By SARAH HONIG
By advancing Israel’s development and production of energy in a safe and responsible manner, the Israeli government will stimulate economic growth.
By JOSH KRAM
The disruption of normal life inside Israel has marked a significant change for the worse in the country’s security posture.
By DAVID NEWMAN
The Times will publish the most awful Abu Ghraib photos – as it should – but will not publish a picture of an ISIS terrorist holding a knife standing alongside an American.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Despite several years of lobbying by BDS to have Israeli products kept out of South Africa, and preventing government officials from visiting Israel, trade between the two countries is flourishing.
By BEN LEVITAS
Israel must use whatever means it has to scuttle US attempts to pass any resolution related to Gaza at UN Security Council.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
People deserve to know the extreme danger civilization faces from monstrous, stone-age groups like ISIS and Hamas that are visiting new brutality on an increasingly vulnerable world.
If we can just keep in touch with our Jewish values, our State of Israel and our Jerusalem, we will go on to do great things.
By HANAN RUBIN
Irresponsible allegations suggest an equivalence between Israel and Hamas and encourage and legitimize terrorism.
By RICHARD KEMP
A siren goes off; In less than 20 seconds, I’m seated in the back of an armored jeep, strapping on my vest and all the other gear.
By IDDO WEINER