Obama: Netanyahu meeting before Israel election 'inappropriate'
Boehner denies 'blindsiding' White House with Netanyahu invite
18 recommendations that could determine Israel’s fate before the ICC
Israeli ambassador to US calls Netanyahu address a 'sacred duty'
Food company buys Bikur Cholim property from Gaydamak, promises will remain with Shaare Zedek
Protect young children from choking on Tu Bishvat delicacies
Yad Sarah sees rise in 'home hospitalization' equipment due to hospital overcrowding
Baby miracle for 56-year-old Ethiopian immigrant
Presenting: A cross between a pomelo and an orange and other novel Israeli produce varieties
Zion Tech: For Glide, video is the new text
The new advertising world
Israel seeks solutions for 20 million tons of salt set to pile up annually
Israeli innovators receive grants to aid developing world
Delving into the ‘Night’
Kelis bringing a taste of 'Food' to Israel - but no milkshakes, please
A taste of Barcelona in Tel Aviv
Nini Hachi revisited
Relieved Mac TA squeaks by Ashkelon
Sinai Says: Ohana a great soccer star, but politics are a whole other playing field
A number of intriguing duels on tap in State Cup last-16
Derby delight for 1st-place yellow-and-blue
As many as one-fifth of Israeli Jews identify as national-religious, study finds
Bayit Yehudi MKs ream Bennett over soccer player choice
Jpost's Caroline Glick not chosen for Likud list
Livni move may leave Knesset without Ethiopian MK
Court rules in favor of Likud recount
Tibi's Ta'al party picks lawyer for second slot
WATCH: IDF vehicles struck by Hezbollah anti-tank missile near Lebanon border
Video released of IDF strikes in Lebanon, Liberman calls for 'disproportionate response'
Israeli officials blame Iran for northern border attack
Israel denies Lebanese reports that IDF soldier captured in Hezbollah attack
Netanyahu on Lebanon attack: I suggest those trying to challenge us in the North look at Gaza
King of Spain attends Holocaust Day at Spanish Senate
Bulgarian president keeping palace lights on to protest anti-Semitism
Cameron vows: Britain will ‘remember today, tomorrow and every generation to come’
Artist draws The Simpsons as Jews in Auschwitz for anniversary of camp's liberation
Analysis: Is Germany ignoring the lessons of the Holocaust?
Liberman phones Spanish FM, says Hezbollah killed Spanish UNIFIL soldier
Lebanese foes of Hezbollah denounce Mt. Dov attack, fear Israeli reprisals
UNIFIL peacekeeper killed near site of Israel-Lebanon crossfire
In Saudi Arabia, Michelle Obama raises eyebrows with a handshake and some hair
Amid Golan tensions, US stresses Israel has legitimate right to self-defense
Auschwitz 70 Years Later: Universal Lessons for Our Time
January 28, 2015: Enough problems
In My Own Write: Questions of coexistence
Center Field: European no-go zones become conversational no-go zones
The impossible dialogue between Liberman and Wallström
A drive for justice
Xin Chào, Vietnam
Hating Jews for Allah
Arrivals: Securing his own freedom in Israel
Book Review: The lady doth protest too much
Book Review: Translating Patrick Modiano
Hot off the Arab press
Grapevine: A man of many talents
A not so tight budget
This Week in Jerusalem
Mud-slinging and more
Grapevine: Campaigning in many tongues
Wading through widowhood
A feast for the senses
What’s really at stake in this election: unilateral pullout from West Bank
Iran and Hezbollah – an explosive combination
Striking terror targets in Syria - Israel's rights under int'l law
Anti-Semitism and the battle against Jihad
A song for Shvat: 'Song of the grasses'
אַתְ לְבַדֵך תָבִינִי
Giving Beit Shemesh children a helping hand
Happily Eva After: Ushering in 2015 the Eva way
Netanyahou sous le feu des critiques
Questions à Tzipi Livni
La violence refait surface
La liste de Herzog
Commémoration du 70e anniversaire de la libération du camp d’Auschwitz
Les mots valent mieux que la violence
Coexistence festive à Haïfa
Festival du film juif de Jérusalem, que la lumière soit !
Chocs, cheikhs et schiste
Une démocratie tronquée
Hautement qualifiés, fortement motivés
2014, un excellent cru pour l'aliya
Israël VS Hezbollah
Unis contre la terreur islamique
Le califat : rêve ou cauchemar pour l’islam ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Qui a tué Alberto Nisman ?
L’antisémitisme à la tribune des Nations unies
Islamophobie et antisémitisme : une comparaison problématique
Le 11 septembre français ?
Obama dismisses Muslim faith claims, says he is devout Christian
On first official visit to US, Rivlin addresses black Christian leaders in Brooklyn
In shadow of Paris attacks, UK faith leaders sign anti-hate declaration
Pope Francis calls for Christian Unity
Birth control ban doesn't mean breed 'like rabbits,' Pope says
JNF Canada Staff Mission Visits Projects for Disadvantaged Youth
Friends of JNF Australia Visit Negev Communities
International Dental Convention Participants Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Holiday Cheer as KKL-JNF Distributes Christmas Trees
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
WMC 2015 Closing Evening Reception
Living on the Edge in the Gaza Periphery
Former UN Ambassador Dan Gillerman at WMC 2015
WMC 2015 Opening Reception at Beit Hatfutsot
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
01.28.2015 | 8 Shevat, 5775
Tensions in Fatah spilled into violence over the past week as Dahlan’s supporters attacked Abbas loyalists on a number of occasions.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The launches are used by Hamas arms designers to experiment with various projectile models
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Hezbollah TV reported that Hamas commander-in-hiding sent condolence letter to Shi'ite group following Sunday's attack on Golan Heights.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Event deemed "natural response to Israeli terrorism" by Hamas.
Short film depicts enactment of the murder of two Jews – a settler and a rabbi.
Palestinians welcome decision by International Criminal Court to launch an inquiry into possible war crimes in the Palestinian territories.
The Hannibal Protocol is thought to involve massive use of infantry, artillery, and air power against a wide area where the IDF believes the enemy is trying to make off with a captured soldier.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Public employees in Gaza go on strike over salary dispute; "Every day, the government proves it is a government of division and not national consensus," says Hamas spokesman Mushir al-Masri.
The IDF prosecutor said during the sentencing hearing that Kawasame did not see the boys as human and killed them because they were Jews.
Sami Abu Zuhri says PA playing dangerous game with destiny of Palestinians.
Hamas employs "deliberate policy of concealment to serve diplomatic campaign against Israel," study says.
The ‘Post’ investigates who is responsible for insufficient construction material entering the war-ravaged, Hamas-controlled Strip – Israel or lack of donor funds?
The most popular fruits sold from Israel to Gaza include mangoes, avocados, apples and bananas.
By SHARON UDASIN
Palestinians protesting and throwing rocks on Gazan side of border; IDF confirms non-fatal hit on one protester.
Trip planned for children who lost parents during Operation Protective Edge; itinerary included visit to Ramat Gan Safari and trip to Ramallah.
"A strong Turkey means a strong Jerusalem and Palestine," Mashaal says.
Hamas has urged the urged Hezbollah to withdraw its forces from Syria, where they are battling for Syrian President Bashar Assad.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Despite recent incidents, Hamas says they are not interested in an escalation.
The group said in a statement issued in the Gaza Strip that, “The enemy alone bears the responsibility of the repercussions of its uncalculated actions.”
The army chief was commenting on the Palestinian sniper fire that left an IDF soldier seriously wounded near the Gaza frontier on Wednesday.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Hamas fires rockets into the sea every few days, as part of its weapons program.
Young boy recites poem "I Do Not Fear The Gun."
Residents of South report hearing explosions overnight; IDF says blasts are "an internal issue in Gaza," but Israeli media reports massive military drill by Hamas; 1 Gazan killed in "work accident."
The signatories "reaffirm the illegality of Israeli settlements."|
Mahmoud Zahar: We took weapons from them and carried out operations, but then [the Israelis] said to Arafat "Listen, this is not what we brought you for."
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
PM slams EU for decisions to take Hamas off terror blacklist, recognize Palestinian state.
By HERB KEINON
The foreign minister also criticized Wednesday's European Parliament symbolic decision to recognize a Palestinian state as a move that would harm efforts to restart peace talks.
Body led by EU foreign Policy chief Federica Mogherini releases statement saying that the EU upholds the "Quartet principles," that bans engagement with Hamas until it forswears terrorism.
Bennett says that terror which receives a justification in Tel Aviv will quickly spread to London, Paris and Brussels; Edelstein says EU ruling "grants a prize to extremist, Islamic terror."
The drone, which Hamas claims to have built, never crossed into Israeli territory.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,JPOST.COM STAFF
Rally in Gaza marks 27 years since the founding of Hamas.
Exiled leader of terrorist group blames Netanyahu for recent spike in Palestinian terror attacks on Israelis.
Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal blames the prime minister for recent Palestinian violence by "turning a national fight into a religious one."
Red Cross official says IDF and Hamas both guilty of violations in Gaza, but doesn’t say ‘war crimes.’
Fall of ISIS and Iranian regime would be big successes for West, says defense minister.
Hamas rejects Abbas' claim that it colluded with Israel and calls on Abbas to stop spreading lies.
PA president accuses Israel and Hamas of holding negotiations together, saying that Fatah has no presence whatsoever in the Strip.
Shin Bet uncovers Hamas cell in West Bank with ties to Turkey, replacing Syria as its new center for overseas operations.
Drone company commander tells ‘Post’ terror group will need years to rebuild.
Hamas says "Jewish state bill" threatens to ignite religious war.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Security forces investigating suspects, including seven Hamas operatives.
Police assessing potential security threat and deliberating whether to impose age restrictions for Friday prayers at Temple Mount.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,BEN HARTMAN
Jerusalem believes the Ban-established committee is professional and will look at the context that led to the fighting in Gaza, as well as what happened at the UN facilities.
Hamas calls for additional "revenge attacks" after four killed in capital Tuesday morning.
Israeli will "feel full wave of the explosion," Izz a-Din al-Kassam Brigades spokesman says at anti-Israel rally in Gaza.
Akram Juda is accused of significant responsibilities for electricity in Hamas' Gaza tunnel network as well as assembling engines for drilling underground passageways.
"Zionists wait the day will come, that your head will be in a noose. It's a destiny that you have already chosen, don't blame anyone else."
Islamic Jihad in Gaza issues statement praising attack that critically wounded an IDF soldier.
Jewish communities in Europe, North America denounce ruling by General Court of the EU - the bloc's 2nd highest tribunal.
By SAM SOKOL
Des hommes assassinés pendant leur prière, du sang dans une synagogue, les images de l’attentat de Har Nof nous ramènent aux pires instants de l’histoire du peuple juif. Que doit faire Israël?
By SYLVIE BERGER
L’Agence de sécurité intérieure avait prévenu dès janvier 2014 que le Hamas se préparait à une guerre en juillet. L’armée dément. Quand le Shin Bet et Tsahal lavent leur linge sale en public...
By YOSSI MELMAN
It’s a vital war, it’s happening now, and many of our national leaders are helping the wrong side
By EVELYN GORDON
Pew Research Center poll finds the public gives high ratings to the US government’s anti-terrorism efforts.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Ministry says federal government “surprised” about the presence of Khaled Mashaal in Turkey.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Critics predictably bash the IDF’s conduct during Operation Protective Edge as illegal, constituting war crimes on three global grounds.
Former president meets with French president in Paris after EU court rules to remove Hamas from European Union terror list.
While there may be no indication of an imminent conflict, the Home Front Command is busy
with preparations nonetheless. Officials tell the ‘Post’ that area-specific alerts will soon be available.
Former national security adviser outlines all the major security threats Israel faces in Begin-Sadat Center report.
IDF court convicts Hussam Hassan Kawasme based on his own confession of planning and financing attack.
PM lauds security forces after announcement of thwarted Hamas cell that was plotting attacks against Israel, including Jerusalem soccer stadium as a target.
Turkey-based terrorists also planned to send car bombs into Israel, strike light rail in capital, kidnap Israelis
A woman attempts to smuggle means of communications to Hamas activists in Israeli prison, gets caught.
Bennett: "We promised to take care of the residents of southern Israel and we are keeping that promise."
By NIV ELIS
Joshua Muravchik’s new book warns that the relentless campaign to recast Israel as a malevolent Goliath places it in grave peril.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
The explosion came hours after Hamas security forces arrested seven supporters of the Islamic State terror group during a protest in Gaza City against the Charlie Hebdo cartoons.
An EU court ruled last month that Hamas should be removed from the terrorist list, saying the decision to include it was based on media reports, not considered analysis.
In an interview with The Huffington Post, the Nobel laureate said that such an investigation would be “good for both sides.”
The Muslim Charities Forum has acted as an umbrella group for Muslim aid organizations that operate in 71 countries, with a combined income of £108 million.
By JERRY LEWIS
Palestinian Islamist group appears to have no response over separate attack in French capital at deadly siege at kosher deli.
Palestinian Authority says can't fulfill its responsibilities toward Palestinians in enclave unless Hamas relinquishes control.
Qatar has asked Hamas to cease overt political activities on its soil, the Arab language daily Asharq al-Awsat reports.
Qatar has reportedly been under pressure from the international community to cease serving as a host of organizations considered by the West to be terrorist groups.
Cairo has been clamping down on its Sinai frontier with Gaza, seeing a security threat in the Islamist Hamas-controlled enclave.
Islamist group denies report that emirate temporarily halted financial aid to Hamas in wake of the Doha’s rapprochement with Cairo.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Amir Abdollahian reports of impending trip by the Qatar-based Hamas leader, but refrains from announcing a set date.
Qatar seeks to stop Hamas' incitement against Egypt, as well as its illegal transfer of weapons to Sinai.
Footage captured at the site shows a large group of Arabs chanting pro-Hamas slogans.
Of total sum, only $100 million or so has been received, according to UN and other officials.
Hamas has been reinforcing damaged tunnel network by means of diverted building materials that recently entered Gaza for reparation efforts, according to anonymous Palestinian sources.
Repaired relations with Tehran could ease Hamas's financial and political isolation.
Team of UN investigators in Gaza to carry out probe expected to last three weeks.
Hamas hails breakup of Israeli coalition, says move indicates victory of Islamist group during summer Gaza conflict.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The basis for such a case is that Qatar and Turkey have each supported Hamas in some way.
The song is the latest in a long line of Hamas hits in Hebrew aimed at striking fear into the hearts of Israelis.
Leader from Gaza's ruling Hamas party says PA president is facing a "political crisis"; Mahmoud Zahar boasts that vehicular terror attacks are a "Palestinian invention."
Israel Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld discusses how the police are tackling the threat posed by lone terrorists.
By FRONTLINES PODCAST
As he steps into politics, Israel's former ambassador to the US says "peace is the means for achieving the goal. Peace is not an end in itself."
The Jerusalem Post's top reporters and editors discuss the most important news of 2014.
"Post"'s diplomatic reporter discusses European ruling to take Hamas off list of terror organizations; religious affairs reporter explains implications of Shas's loss of Yishai.
But while Israel is in the midst of election season, Hamas and Fatah have failed to settle their differences and embark on the democratic process of choosing a political leadership.
By JPost Editorial
The EU removed Hamas from the terror blacklist this week.
History has taught us that revolutions occur when a nation suffers from the juxtaposition of two circumstances: a weak government and a failing economy.
By LIOR AKERMAN
In Arabic, Abbas and his Fatah cronies continue inciting against “the Israeli occupation army” and encouraging the use by any means to accomplish the Palestinian objective of “liberating Palestine."
By RACHEL BRESINGER
With all these free consultants and various countries willing to foot the bill for the damage, the official Hamas policy of loving death has paid off.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD,JAMIE BERK
Hamas’s financial success by far eclipses that of Hezbollah, Taliban and al-Qaida.