UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
'What do you want from me?' Abbas explains why, despite everything, he wants peace
Israeli-Arab dentist sentenced for funneling money to Hamas
Balad MK says terrorists didn’t commit a crime, are victims of ‘occupation’
Shas MK enters stormy diplomatic waters with Crimea visit
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Police look to appoint first Muslim deputy commissioner
UK envoy: British-Israel relationship ‘probably stronger and deeper than ever’
Lapid extends term as Yesh Atid head
The researched-based responses to troublemaking MKs
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Top 10 things to do
Veni, vidi, Venezuela!
Comfortable first-leg conquests for Mac TA, Bnei Sakhnin
Yellow-and-blue bounced from Eurocup
Israeli Airbnb guest refused by British host because of citizenship
US Jewish delegation meets Egypt’s Sisi in Cairo
NY assemblyman demands schools avoid company’s videos disrespectful of Jews
German mayor opposes €10,000 award to anti-Semitic group Code Pink
US, Russia agree to 'cessation of hostilities' in Syria
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Russia raises specter of 'world war' in high-stakes Syria talks
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Senior Iranian military official: US is subordinate to Iran in Middle East
'Iran to upgrade ballistic missiles, get Russian S-300 defense system soon'
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
GLOBAL AGENDA: ‘Deutsche unter alles’
Hapoalim goes gold with ‘Vatikiyada’ event for seniors
Einstein’s Theory posited a century ago proved; original documents at Hebrew University
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
Israel signs stem cell research agreement with California Institute
Study urges at-home voting
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
TECH TALK: Intel Israel is constantly expanding
Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Grapevine: Australian makes good
Launching a ‘little prayer book’ at the Western Wall
Podcast: The two-state solution on life support
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
NO COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
Hymn for the Weekend
NO HOLDS BARRED: Honoring Hollywood celebrities we may not always agree with
MY WORD: Radio days
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Russian Air Force hits Aleppo hard
Gulf states take a bad rap on Syrian refugee issue
Chocolate treats, American South style
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Better to be buried than to burn
Desert oasis – at Kfar Hanokdim
Fresh and tasty: Jerusalem goes Mexican
Halftime in the Holy City ‘
All the colors of Estonia
Framing the refugees
The many faces of Roee Rosen
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
A Response to Mr. Frantzman
Elliot Wave Theory and the Talmud
The Hope Index: Israel among the Nations
The UK's BREXIT referendum may aggravate EU's corrupted democracy
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.12.2016 | 3 Adar I, 5776
The IDF Spokesperson's Unit posted an item on its Twitter feed that notes how the Palestinian Islamist group glorifies suicide bombing.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The large turnout was reported despite the fact that Israeli security forces have maintained a closure on Kabatiya, imposed just hours after the attack which claimed the life of a Border Policewoman.
By DANA SOMBERG,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
IDF places home village of terrorists in Wednesday's attack in Jerusalem under semi-closure.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The IAF is engaged in a daily, covert effort to “push back the next conflict.”
MKs, IDF accuse media of fomenting conflict in West Bank; journalists’ groups say security forces are increasingly violent towards reporters.
By LAHAV HARKOV
PA officer involved in Beit El shooting of three IDF soldiers set out before attack from Ramallah.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
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
Attack Monday by two Palestinian terrorists, from Beit Ur al-Tahta and Kalandiya, killed 23-year-old Israeli woman, Shlomit Krigman.
The most significant threat facing Israel today sits just a few meters from the soldiers of the Armored Brigade's 605th engineering battalion.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Raids did not disrupt imminent terror plot, but targeted operatives for ongoing Hamas activities in the area.
The terrorist approached the military outpost holding the bomb in his hand.
“Enforcement steps were taken against two illegal constructions which were built without a permit in Rass Azria,” says Civil Administration.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The IDF and Shin Bet fear that without negotiations with the PA, violence could escalate out of control.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Chemical threat has declined, but conventional rocket threat has risen, leading Home Front Command to convert the role of battalions.
Ya’alon: Teenager taught since infancy by PA’s education system to hate and to sanctify death.
Etzion Brigade commander and the Judea and Samaria Division make decision following security assessment Monday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Last Thursday, the IDF said that a group of its reservists shot and killed three Palestinian who attempted to attack the soldiers with knives near the Gush Etzion junction.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
According to initial investigations, the Palestinian youth intended to use to weapon to attack Israeli security forces.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Attacks described as not being linked to any terror organization, adding that IDF units were also targeted by the suspects around the village.
No known injuries in attack; according to Lebanese news outlets, the IDF fired 20 shells toward the vicinity of Sheba Farms, which is also known as Har Dov.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Second suspected sniper attack in the area on Sunday.
NGO slams light negligence charge, delay
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The transfers will be carried out on New Year's Eve.
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.
The Palestinian factions behind the protest issued a statement strongly condemning the security forces.
“This is a serious epidemic that is getting worse."
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Mobilization Forum is working to make it easier for population to join the IDF
By CARMIT SAPIR VITZ/MAARIV
The Ministry called mandatory conscription a “significant barrier” which has prompted young men to postpone their aliyah.
By SAM SOKOL
Le tank Merkava III fête ses 25 ans de mise en service. Pourtant, il n’a pas pris une ride
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Après avoir mené une enquête minutieuse, des responsables militaires de haut rang venus
des quatre coins du globe ont tranché : n’en déplaise à certaines ONG, Tsahal garde
son titre d’armée la plus morale du monde
Neither Elbit nor the Defense Ministry would comment on whether Israel plans to acquire the latest platform.
Ben-Meir will remain in his position until the summer, when his replacement will be ready to take over.
Eisenkot told an academic conference in Herzliya on Tuesday that the military’s legal department should follow up on testimonies by discharged soldiers.
‘It’s time to stop merely counting the number of strikes, and start measuring their effectiveness’
The tragedy has become known in Israeli parlance as 'ason ha'msokim' ('the helicopters disaster').
The Commando Brigade incorporates the elite Egoz, Duvdevan, Maglan, and Rimon units.
NGO: It is blatantly counter-intuitive to pass a law which “is discriminatory” at its core in order to get more of them to serve in combat units.
Beduin official behind national service program says he has received multiple threats, including telephone calls.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
MPR 1000 and 2000 bombs undergoing trials, can pierce through reinforced concrete to target terrorist bunkers.
In Israel, it’s a given that foreign intelligence agencies active in the Middle East monitor Israeli military activities.
The move to the South stems from changes to the IDF outlined by the Gideon multi-year working plan.
"The punishment reflects the seriousness with which the IDF views animal abuse," the IDF said.
Home Front Command is working with all Israeli defense industries in the research and development and production of reinforcement materials for sites crucial to keeping the country running in war.
Maj. Yosef Zeid received 250,000 shekels in exchange for issuing 200 Israeli work permits for Palestinian laborers from the West Bank.
IMI's Romach rockets have GPS navigation and provide new instant guided firepower to the IDF.
The Skyhawk marked the start of the Israel Defense Forces’ use of American military hardware, which became a necessity following the French arms embargo in 1967.
“This is a part of the connection between the command head and the heads of settlement communities. It is a standard meeting held once every few months, and it reinforces the connection between us.”
The IAF’s secretive Fire Tower visual intelligence system is used on every reconnaissance and surveillance air force mission and plays a critical role in monitoring enemy activity.
Defense Minister meets with Bob Work in Tel Aviv; later tells Israel Radio: Iran remains a threat after nuclear deal.
Report says Alon Liel encouraged Breaking the Silence activists to continue activities.
By HERB KEINON
Soon to be submarine commander: Arrival of ‘INS Rahav’ from German shipyard ‘opens all operational doors’ to us.
According to foreign reports, Israel has upgraded the submarines to conform to its own unique needs, turning them into platforms to launch nuclear-tipped missiles.
Rontzki calls it ‘vote of no confidence’ in military rabbinate, says army’s chief rabbi should resign.
By JEREMY SHARON
The new submarine is Israel's fifth Dolphin-class submarine. Israel's submarines are reportedly armed with nuclear missiles that would give the country a strategic second strike capability.
By HERB KEINON,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein is expected to close the Harpaz Affair.
Plane's frame has been built; Lockheed Martin will now assemble its electronics and engine.
The key piece of evidence that led investigators to Milhem’s hideout in the Wadi Ara town of Arara on Friday was the gunman’s feces.
Father of soldier killed in training accident salutes his son after giving a moving eulogy.
Yishai Rosales was killed when a mortar shell exploded during a combat drill.
In a letter to the writer, parents of lone soldiers question the arbitrary decisions of some commanders in the IDF Paratrooper Brigade.
"We invited Breaking Silence to the discussion and time and again there was no response," committee chairman MK Ya’acov Margi (Shas) said in the opening remarks.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
On Sunday, the state indicted Amiram Ben-Uliel, 21, from Jerusalem and an unnamed minor with murder in connection with the Duma case.
Yishai Rosales, 23, a company commander in the Kfir Infantry Brigade, was killed when a mortar shell exploded during a combat drill.
Soldier aided price tag activists in thwarting attempts by security forces to stop attacks on Palestinian civilians.
New regulations also expected to allow non-Orthodox burial ceremonies.
Russian airstrikes could send ISIS forces towards Israel; Syrian regime could also retake areas near the border.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
The Hermes 900 upgrades will help the IDF quickly monitor disappearing guerrilla-terrorist targets.
The Skystar aerostats are used by militaries for intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and communications, as well as counter- IED missions.
Speaking at formation ceremony, Brig.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot says "boastful remarks by Hezbollah and threats by ISIS underscore need for this capability."
Most of the new pilots, a total of around 40, are aged 22, and they include one female pilot.
Critics will likely argue that this vote is an invalid attempt to normalize the West Bank Courts which handle Palestinian crimes, despite their status as an arm of “the occupation.”
The IDF colonel left classified documents in his car, which was then stolen.
"If they can be the ambassadors in haredi society and say that its worthwhile and that the army is accommodating then this will increase the draft [from the haredi community]."
F-35 Fighter jet
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
The IDF sees an outside possibility of war in 2016 against Hamas in the south or Hezbollah in the north, but all in all Israel’s strategic position has improved.
Breaking the Silence is a dove with an olive branch pointing the way to a new and better future
By ILAN BARUCH
Everything you want in a rip-roaring derring-do narrative of Israel’s combat operations.
According to Ch. 10 report, cyber hackers working for Iran have over the past year penetrated dozens of computers belonging to Israelis, markedly senior security officials.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Department for Vessel Engineering works around the clock to turn operational demands into reality.
By ANDY LAPPIN
Presenting the former PM retroactively as if his views had any similarity with those espoused by the NIF and its foreign bankrollers is an insult to his memory and to the public’s intelligence.
By ZALMAN SHOVAL
If the State of Israel would like to continue to exist, the IDF and the Israeli leadership must carry out military preparations for an operation that is fundamentally different from Protective Edge.
By YOM-TOV SAMIA
Next week our son Mendy will, after months of basic training in the IDF’s special forces, take his army oath of allegiance at the Kotel.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The speech Eisenkot gave Monday at the Institute for National Security Studies’ 9th annual international conference was a deviation from protocol.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Israeli lone soldiers do not have the luxury of parents writing letters in support of them to journalists or to reach out to officers in the IDF.
By SHARON ALTSHUL
We must rid ourselves of unwarranted hatred and jealousy and cherish a Judaism that fosters brotherhood first and foremost.
By SHALOM HAMMER
If we desire to live, before we are required to make crucial decisions concerning our enemies and neighbors, we must put our trust in our state bodies and give them the tools and authority to succeed
By ODED REVIVI
By falsely accusing the state of committing torture, right-wing terrorism apologists are advancing the cause of terrorists just as Breaking the Silence advances the cause of Palestinian terrorists.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
When it comes to the State of Israel, the Israel Defense Forces must be a holy entity for our people.
By GEORGE BIRNBAUM,HANK SHEINKOPF,RONN TOROSSIAN
Free speech is among the highest values of a civilized democracy, but there is a certain point at which free speech can destroy that democracy and its institutions.
By DOV LIPMAN
Along with Iron Dome and the Arrow, David’s Sling completes 3 complementary systems, each providing defense against rockets and missiles of different sizes and with different ranges and projectories.
Where is the Red Cross? Why is there no outrage over a genuine war crime in the UN?
By LIAT COLLINS