Hadar Goldin’s parents urge UN to help retrieve son’s remains from Gaza
Poll shows sharp decline in Palestinian support for third intifada
Senior PA official: 'Do we have to hijack planes for you to care about our cause?'
Netanyahu: Arab MKs who visited terrorists’ families are building ‘walls of hate’
Academics protest Bennett’s CHE actions, warn of 'crisis of confidence'
Justice Ministry oversight 'czar' files 2nd annual report
Kashrut certification pulled from PA West Bank factories over ‘security concerns'
CBS: 95% of Israeli couples are married
Labor Party votes to freeze two-state solution; Yacimovich boycotts vote
Ministers vote to increase punishments for employers of illegal residents
PM: Military aid package with US may not be completed during Obama’s term
Moves underway for law enabling MKs to suspend colleagues with 'special' majority
Whisper down the lane
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Super Bowl 50: Broncos or Panthers — which team is the chosen one?
Israel maintains Group I status
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Several dual citizens in Iran face espionage charges
Hamas and Fatah make yet another try at reconciliation
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Government gets cracking on lowering egg, dairy prices
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02.08.2016 | 29 Shevat, 5776
Hamas is actively using building materials sent to the Gaza Strip as part of aid packages for terrorist activities, says the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Security forces are checking every report by residents in the Gaza periphery, defense minister tells Israel Radio; Ya'alon blasts Herzog for accusing gov't of inaction on Palestinian attack tunnels.
PM warns Palestinian terror group against reestablishing network of underground passageways.
By HERB KEINON
Since 2014 Gaza war, Hamas has claimed it is in possession of the body of fallen IDF soldier deemed missing in action.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Qassem's remarks against Abbas aroused furious responses from the Palestinian authority. Palestinian Minister of Waqf and Religious Affairs claimed that his remarks might bring about a civil war.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
"Such statements and actions put at risk reconstruction, humanitarian and development efforts by the international community and Palestinian and Israeli authorities," Ban said.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Hamas announced another naval commando death in September.
The video was taken from Arab sources and posted by 0404, a Hebrew-language Internet news site.
At Gaza funerals, defiant Haniyeh vows: Hamas to continue building tunne
It is estimated that since the end of Operation Protective Edge last summer, Hamas has dug dozens of tunnels of varying lengths.
Maj.-Gen. Mordechai tells 'Al-Quds' newspaper of attempts by Hamas to recruit cancer patient, merchant for terrorist activities
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
On Monday, the group organized rallies in the West Bank in support of Palestinian intel service and Abbas, blaming Hamas for spreading lies about intelligence chief Faraj.
Hamas spokesman Husam Badran stated that "Qeeq's life is a red line that if crossed, will lead us to take measures that Israel has never imagined."
During the funeral, the crowd chanted the famous slogan of the second intifada – 'Millions of martyrs are marching to Jerusalem" and waved the Hamas flag.
Those that follow Hamas training know that it fires rockets and mortar shells into the sea almost on a daily basis.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The Palestinian Authority rejects Hamas' offer to hand over control of the Rafah border crossing to a national committee.
Alleged head of cell is brother of terrorist behind 2014 murder of three Israeli teenagers.
Yehiyeh Ayash is thought to be the biggest arch-terrorist to have ever operated against Israel.
The Hamas military wing posted a notice on its Twitter feed upon hearing the news of Milhem’s death in a shootout with security forces.
Jerusalem District Attorney files indictment against two east Jerusalem residents.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MOR SHIMONI/MAARIV
Hamas "seeking to divert wave of terrorism into full-blown violent intifada," security forces warn.
In a new clip which aired on Hamas-run television, the organization pays homage to the armed operatives who held Schalit captive in Gaza for up to five years.
Salafist militant organization lauds attempt to make "Jewish blood" flow after Friday night's projectile attack.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Five rockets fired at Israel on Friday night.
The last of the five Hamas members, who held Schalit in Gaza after his abduction, allegedly died this week in a tunnel collapse along the Egypt border.
“President Recep Tayyip Erdogan knows very well that the Gaza Strip is part of the Palestinian territories and not an independent republic," says senior Fatah official close to Abbas.
Hamas in Gaza behind "increased attempt to orchestrate mass casualty attacks in Israel, West Bank" that would have led to a security escalation.
Ahmed Bahr, a senior Hamas official, said that the assassination would only strengthen the “resistance” against Israel.
A Hamas spokesperson said that the organization plans to barter with Israel by using the remains of IDF soldiers that the group is believed to possess following last year's Operation Protective Edge.
Marking the 28th anniversary of its founding, Hamas vows to "continue resistance and steadfastness until almighty Allah grants us triumph."
By CORAL BRAUN
No injuries and no damage reported in explosion, with projectile falling in open territory.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
The operation is being run by senior Hamas official Saleh al-Arouri, who is based in Turkey.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
According to the IDF, the air force attacked a number of installations in central Gaza belonging to Hamas' military infrastructure.
The two sides discussed ways of coordinating their moves against Islamic State, among other things, sources close to Hezbollah said.
On Tuesday, residents in the south were on edge after the Iron Dome missile system fired an interceptor missile at what it thought was an incoming rocket.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Dual-use material, found in sufficient quantity for a "large quantity of rocket fuel" confiscated at West Bank crossing
Security forces break up "large-scale Hamas infrastructure" in West Bank city, arrest 24 operatives.
Hamas official, Ziad al-Thatha said that Abbas was behaving more like a “clown.”
Earlier Sunday, a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip exploded in an open area near the border in Israel Sunday night.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
According to the indictment, the man from Abu Dis has been a member of Hamas for years.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Mashaal praises the current “intifada” and calls on the Palestinian Authority to halt security coordination with Israel.
Suspect circumvented UN inspectors responsible for ensuring that such materials, provided by donor nations and other bodies, are used solely for rehabilitating civilian infrastructure, Shin Bet says.
By BEN HARTMAN
Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yom Tov Samia, former OC Southern Command, said the government has consistently been setting ambiguous goals for the IDF during times of conflict.
Fighters in latest Hamas propaganda video can be seen storming would-be IDF posts, utilizing tunnels, handling would-be hostage.
With popularity of Palestinian Authority President Abbas at new low, Gaza-based Palestinian Islamists hope to gain politically.
By NIDAL AL-MUGHRABI/REUTERS
A rocket exploded in an open area of the Gaza border region Monday evening.
No injuries or damage reported.
Personnel at the Kerem Shalom Crossing with Gaza found the fabrics in an Israeli truck, adding that a variety of colored uniforms and patterns were found.
The armed Palestinian factions have yet to join in the current wave of violence, but if they do the result would be so explosive it could reshape the region for years to come.
Speaking during visit to South Africa, Hamas leader says the “Jerusalem intifada” will continue until "Palestinians achieve freedom and the land returns to Palestine and its people.”
PM: Jerusalem will not tolerate a breach of the border, an attack on Israel or its citizens.
In the video, troops from the Artillery Corps Ra'am battalion as well as units from the Binyamin territorial brigade are seen entering Yousef's home and escorting him into custody.
Yousef is the father of Mosab Hassan Yousef, the Ramallah-born Hamas operative who secretly helped the Shin Bet sabotage dozens of terrorist attacks during the second intifada.
Hamas official encourages armed fight against Israel in current "intifada."
The focal points of Hamas activity in the Palestinian territories are Nablus and Hebron, Israeli officials said.
Islamic Movement expert to ‘Post’: Islamic Movement cadres are not responsible for violence on Temple Mount.
The Red Crescent said that 332 Palestinians were wounded in clashes with security forces on Sunday alone.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The Shin Bet official said that most of the attacks have been carried out by individuals who are not connected to any organized terrorist group.
“The videos depict recent terrorist attacks, praise the assailants and present Jews and Israelis in a hateful and racist manner," says Foreign Ministry.
The simple political explanation is that Eisenkot understands that focusing on the wave of terror is diverting attention and resources from the main threat emanating from the North.
By UDI SEGAL
IMI's Romach rockets have GPS navigation and provide new instant guided firepower to the IDF.
At a press conference held by the Shaul family, Oron's mother demanded action from the prime minister in delivering her son's body back from Hamas hands.
A member of a group of int'l former chiefs of staff and officers who reviewed the 2014 Gaza op tells ‘Post:’ None of our armies went to the extent that the IDF did to minimize civilian causalities.
The move comes just ahead of the 11-year anniversary of Arafat's death.
Woman tried to smuggle items to Hamas members in jail
Mashaal met with South African president Jacob Zuma.
On the eve of the talks, both Hamas and Fatah expressed cautious optimism regarding the prospects of reaching a deal that would end their rift.
In the clip, Egyptian bulldozers are seen moving large mounds of dirt and flooding the area adjacent to the border fence.
Last week, Fatah accused Nablus university professor of calling for the killing of Abbas and members of the PA security forces for their alleged collaboration with Israel.
In an audiotape leaked to Arab media outlets, Musa Abu Marzouk is heard making a scathing attack on Iran’s leaders.
Abu Marzouk added that "whenever the idea of Iranian financial aid to Hamas rose, Iran conditioned it on Hamas working for the improvement of Iran's relations with Sudan."
Izzadin Kassam says the seven men had “participated in heroic and qualitative operations” during the last war with Israel.
After Hamas men killed rebuilding attack tunnel, Fatah calls the group "war merchants who know nothing but burying their young people in ashes."
New mediation comes after Iran failed in its previous attempts to convince Hamas to announce its support for Iran in the Islamic Republic’s battle with Saudi Arabia for regional supremacy.
Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said that Hamas views the court's decision as an important decision that will help Egypt maintain a balanced position towards the Palestinian parties.
Hamas spokesman says New Years Eve "contrary to our traditions and an imitation of the West.”
Among those detained by Hamas are prominent leaders of Fatah in different parts of the Gaza Strip, the officials said.
“The decision to prevent Mashaal from visiting Jordan is now politically motivated,” the sources said.
“The normalization of relations between Turkey and Israel will not change Ankara’s position towards Hamas,” says senior Hamas official.
“Hamas needs the Salafi jihadists to break the Egyptian siege on Gaza; The Salafists need Hamas technical know-how to produce short range rockets and other weapons.”
Hamas’s refusal to support Syria's Assad, Iran’s major ally in the region, has angered Tehran, prompting it to cut off its financial and military aid to the Gaza-based movement.
Lawyers on behalf of Arab Bank argued that a US Supreme Court ruling later in 2013 meant the trial judge's ruling was based on precedent that was no longer "good law."
By stealing their people's land and distributing it among their followers, Hamas and Fatah are further undermining the Palestinian dream of establishing a proper state.
Some Hamas officials called for arresting Fayyad and bringing him to trial on charges of treason.
A well established diplomat in Gaza told the Jerusalem Post that the daughter has returned to living with her family.
By NOAM ROTENBERG
Gaza university dean of Koran studies approves killing Jewish women and children.
Many took offense to Ben Carson's mispronunciation of a US and EU designated terrorist group as a Middle Eastern chickpea dish.
"The ANC apparently has the belief that they can play a role in a Palestinian-Israel reconciliation."
By LIONEL SLIER
In the Middle East, even among countries in which women were making progress, radical Islam is forcing them into subservience and slavery.
By RUTHIE BLUM
A coordinated effort must be made to include the PA and Hamas, as well as the Arab world and the international community in a comprehensive rehabilitation plan.
By YAIR HIRSCHFELD
"The vicious Palestinian Authority and Hamas propaganda of recent weeks, using the religious element of the supposed threat to al-Aksa mosque, has also prepared the ground for such an event."
By ELY KARMON
That night the Israel Air Force was busy.Drones, airplanes and helicopters flew overhead. We heard the occasional explosion from a distance.
By DAVID FARER
“The reception of Hamas by the leader of South Africa and its ruling party gives official legitimacy to this terrorist, pro-violence, anti-peace, anti-Semitic organization,” the ADL said.
By JPOST EDITORIAL