Netanyahu in Milan: Israel's contributions to world far outweigh efforts to isolate it
UTJ Council of Torah Sages allows Litzman to become health minister
NGO asks High Court to think twice about legality of Deri as minister
Cabinet approves Danon as UN ambassador; Akunis to be science minister
Jerusalem once again celebrates sacred music
‘We’ will connect
Concert review: English Indie band Alt-J rocks Israel
Tour Israel: Up, up and (almost) away
Israel’s national football team heads to Spain for first int'l showdown
Commentary: Maccabi Tel Aviv basks in group stage glory
Basketball 2015: Blue-and-white looking for first win of prep
Gerbi eyes 3rd medal, Israel’s Muki finishes off podium
Dozens protest Jerusalem minimarket Shabbat closures
Hamas claims IDF took terrorist's body instead of Israeli soldier's during 2014 Gaza war
UN to decide September 15 on whether to raise Palestinian flag at headquarters
UNRWA: Facebook page with racist posts isn’t ours
Abbas rescinds decision to shut down Geneva Initiative branch in Ramallah
WATCH: Hamas reveals 'commando tunnel unit' in new propaganda clip
Orthodox Jews in US are more like Evangelicals than other American Jews, Pew study finds
Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses 'Daily Mail' of fabricating Holocaust revisionism quote
Monaco apologizes for deporting Jews during Holocaust
Holocaust commemoration NGO recovers Jewish tombstone fragments from Polish river
The top 13 Jewish newsmakers of 5775
Report: Russia-Iran disagreement holding up S-300 deal
UN nuclear watchdog: Iran building extension at disputed military site
Retired US generals to Congress: Vote 'No' on Iran nuclear deal
Germany unmoved by Israel's effort to prevent conductor Barenboim from playing in Iran
Analysis: Is ISIS here to stay in the Middle East?
US drone strike kills top cyber expert for ISIS, source says
Syria's Assad signals little chance of alliance against Islamic State
WATCH: Iraqi warplanes bomb ISIS targets
Swiss envoy: Invest in Iran, Middle East's 'pole of stability'
Risk of another autism spectrum disorder child after a first one is much lower than presumed
Allergy experts urge taking kids with symptoms for evaluation to avoid problems as school start
Study finds environmental factors, not just genetics, influence bowel disease
US anesthesiologists propose answer to serious shortage of Israeli specialists
German, Israeli and Jordanian experts team up to explore climate change and bird migration
Israel likely to be water-stressed in 2040, study finds
Israelis excel at bottle recycling, less so in paper, cardboard, electronics
Deri leaning towards wait for new antitrust commissioner to approve gas deal
Israeli startup's digital 'guardian angel' saving lives of children with special needs
An Israeli laundry app with potential for more
Global innovators collaborate in Israel
The new space age: Israel holds youth satellite building contest
Global agenda: Move along
Israeli nanotech could improve fillings, breast implants
Cellcom mulling Golan acquisition
Grapevine: Good intentions gone awry
Grapevine: Toasting the New Year
This week in 60 seconds: Israel 1, BDS 0
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My word: Between Duma and Douma
Into the fray: Water, not heavy water, is Iran’s desperate need
August 28: The Van Leer controversy
Parting shot: The NIS 64 question
The People and The Book: Of power and pain
Stasis of belligerence
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The improbable Zionist
Open the gates of conversion
A literary life
Solemnity and levity on the shore
A laptop, Wi-Fi and a cup of coffee
Unusual tombs in the Kidron Valley
Here come the ‘monument men’
Oddities: Almost paradise
It’s a boy!
Shades of black and white
The face of Israeli prostitution
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הַמִזְרָקָה הַמוּזִיקָלִית בְּאֵילַת
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Combatting Islamism - the Arab-Israel axis
Israelis And Palestinians Cannot Make Peace On Their Own
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Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
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
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$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
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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
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
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Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
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5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
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NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
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08.28.2015 | 13 Elul, 5775
Al Jazeera interview cites Izz a-Din al-Kassam Brigades commanders describing what supposedly happened when Hadar Goldin was kidnapped and murdered during last summer's conflict.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
A hidden zipper in the back of the bear reveals several magazines.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Four rockets were fired from Syria into northern Israel on Thursday, the IDF confirmed. Two of the projectiles landed in the Upper Galilee and two landed in the Golan Heights.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Salman Jiribia is accused of passing on military information to an unknown third party that could have major security implications.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
In an interview with Army Radio, the prime minister describes his role in the daring operation to free passengers from a hijacked Sabena plane.
By HERB KEINON
According to the 0404 web site, IDF soldiers have posted reactions to the newly issued rules of engagement.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The attacker continued to chase the victim before being shot dead by the IDF.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
One Israeli man lightly injured and evacuated to hospital, suspect shot by IDF on scene.
Right-wing NGO proves land homes built on was purchased in 19th century for Yemenite immigrants * Jewish families expected to move into contested properties.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Gaza hospital officials identified the teenager as Mohammed al-Masri, 17.
Rights group says Israeli forces carried out war crimes in retaliation for the capture of an Israeli soldier, Hadar Goldin.
By REUTERS,HERB KEINON
Israel should enter into regional cooperation with Sunni powers threatened by the Iran nuclear deal, says former IDF deputy chief of staff Uzi Dayan.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
NIS 500 million plan entails erecting more fencing along the Gaza-Israel border as well as the installation of sophisticated tracking and surveillance equipment.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
The incident occurred when the military unit entered a home in Beit Umar, near Bethlehem, to arrest a wanted security suspect.
However, he decided against it because he realized that his resignation would not help and he would be dubbed Israel’s “first conscientious objector,” Ya’alon said.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Left-wing NGO says video proves Col. Israel Shomer violated rules of engagement.
Security experts: Israel should avoid playing Hamas's double game of truce in Gaza and terrorism in the West Bank.
Sheikh Hassan Yousef neither confirms nor denies that Hamas holds two Israelis in captivity.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The information that Israel received from Hamas was that Avera Mengistu was in their hands and released, with an implication that he continued to Egypt in order to go to Ethiopia.
Exchange between Givati Brigade Commander Col. Ofer Winter and Givati Operations Commander Major Nadav Danino can be heard as events unfold, including order to use "Hannibal procedure."
Military completes series of inquiries into 50-day Operation Protective Edge, draws up new Gaza combat approach which was recently approved by the chief of staff.
Col. Nochi Mandel told Israel Radio that "we need to look at things realistically."
While the cease-fire between the second and third wars lasted just 19 months, on average it can be calculated that every 22 months Israel has found itself facing the same problem in Gaza.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The soldier is detained on suspicion of providing a false statement and obstructing justice and the case is being transferred to military police.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
What made Li, Fan and Xue’s journey so unique was the history they were making, as they became the first group of Chinese Jews to join Israeli army since the modern rebirth of the Jewish state.
By MICHAEL FREUND
Last Wednesday, dozens gathered in Modi’in’s Titura Synagogue for an evening of remembrance to honor and commemorate the three lone soldiers who died serving their country.
By JASON SHALTIEL,SHANI SHAHMOON
"The decision is delusional and wrong," says former Jerusalem District police chief.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
Zvi Regev's son, Eldad, was captured and killed by Hezbollah guerrillas in a cross-border raid along with Ehud Goldwasser, igniting the Second Lebanon War.
Chaplaincy Corps provides religious guidance to soldiers in every unit and base
By JEREMY SHARON
Likud MK Berko says initiative makes a clear statement that the government seeks to help those who contribute to the country.
By LAHAV HARKOV
So-called lone soldiers are new immigrants to Israel who came to the country without their immediate family and enlist in the army.
The rabbinical mutiny this week against the Chief Rabbinate is about more than the conversion crisis that triggered it.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Channel 2 reports that Weinstein will officially announce the closing of the case connected to Harpaz affair in the coming weeks.
Indictments for drug use make up 66 percent of all military indictments filed in 2014.
By MAARIV ONLINE
According to a senior officer from the Artillery Corps, during last summer’s Gaza war, the Pere fired 433 missiles at Hamas and Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza.
Each administrative detention decree allows the Shin Bet to keep suspects in custody for up to six months without a trial, after which a judge would need to renew the order.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
MKs and ministers called for higher security and more police action on the Mount of Olives.
Netanyahu said the proposal is very risky, in that “the idea to split the attorney-general’s job can harm his ability to fully fulfill his job.
The High Court of Justice revealed that they are close to a decision regarding the indictment of an IDF soldier who killed an unarmed palestinian man in 2013.
For the sixth day in a row on Tuesday, Israelis experienced the scorching temperatures of a brutal summer heat wave.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,SHARON UDASIN
Learning how to deal with flooding conditions in the winter and extreme heat in the summer would be a key feature of the battalion.
Cohen’s letter comes against a background of increasing activity against IDF enlistment by extremists in the haredi community.
IDF: This is a severe incident; brigade commanders are handling it.
Interior Minister: I intend to bring all 7,000 Ethiopian Jews waiting to come to Israel.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Exercise will test military's ability to transition to emergency mode; Hundreds of thousands of reservists will receive telephone message.
The illegal entrance of the men and their tractor directly into the fire zone forced the IDF units to immediately halt the drill, which had involved heavy weaponry.
The atidim stars program aims to bridge the socio econimic gap and bring youth from periphery into elite IDF units.
Newly available land will be sold by Israel Land Authority as housing real estate.
Yadlin told Channel 2 that he arrived in London this past Tuesday as part of a delegation that included a number of retired defense officials.
Maj. Gen. (res.) Yair Naveh served as GOC Central Command during Sharon's tenure as prime minister.
Defense establishment continues public campaign against call to cut IDF budget.
Haifa District Court indicts suspectsm who face a series of weapons charges as well as conspiracy and breaking and entering.
By BEN HARTMAN
Alarms on Gaza border will alert units of enemy attacks • Device linked to radars that scan for aerial threats.
Eisenkot has a problem. He doesn’t want thousands of career officers to be fired on his watch, a problem that, to his misfortune, he inherited from his predecessor.
The report's recommendation are incompatible with threats facing Israel, which have not decreased, but only changed, the defense minister said.
Commission calls to cut pensions for IDF’s non-combatant officers, sees budget goal of 59 b; recommends to reduce male service to 2 years; 11% personnel cuts.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Three International Criminal Court judges directed the ICC’s chief prosecutor to reopen the Mavi Marmara file.
Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos visited his Israeli counterpart Moshe Ya'alon at the Defense Ministry.
The draft cycle is part of "the IDF's concept as the people's army, which receives male and females from all segments of Israeli society to a range of roles," the army said.
The boats are part of the co-ed Ma'agan (Anchorage) unit, based at Haifa naval base.
Peace Now dismissed the project as "a really stupid idea," and warned of dire international implications after the complex was approved.
Israel's military police is investigating eight separate incidents from Operation Protective Edge.
The murderers “are known for grassroots terror activities.”
Booklet also contains names, photos and contact details of senior figures in the haredi community who promote enlistment.
Northern District police say Druse villagers threw stones at the ambulance and that as the vehicle fled the scene it was chased by two carloads of locals.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The conclusion that Mengistu’s fate would be different if he was a white Israeli who went missing in Gaza fails to take into account the unique specifics of this case.
“Not a day, not a moment passes, when the memory of my beloved Max is not on my mind and in my heart,” says father of California native.
"The army does not carry out enforcement, and is even irritated by such enforcement,” says Environmental Protection deputy director for enforcement.
By SHARON UDASIN
The Hannibal Protocol supposedly allows commanders to take aggressive action, including endangering the life of a captured soldier, to foil the capture.
It was not until 2000 that women were allowed to serve in artillery, infantry, and navy combat units.
By JENNA PERLMAN
State: Ruling recognized positive moves by state
A year after the latest war in Gaza, military issues first of badges to family of fallen soldier Yair Ashkenazi, a 36-year-old reservist from Rehovot.
New division to specialize in warfare against asymmetric terrorist threats.
Footage was filmed from viewpoint of Givati Brigade officer Major Benaya Sarel.
Cut makes up gap in manpower to change face of the army.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,SHANA MEDEL
Soldiers who shoot at rock throwers are accused of being "trigger happy."
Incident comes at a time of heightened security in West Bank.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
IDF increases vigilance after fighters linked to ISIS take control of Egyptian military vehicles, creating concern that terrorists might attempt to break into Israeli territory.
Handwritten notes between Peres and Rabin among newly-released documents.
Volunteers from Israel
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
The IDF outlines the parameters of its military thinking and practice.
The Locker Committee has presented a core existential dilemma: How much defense spending is appropriate? And who decides?
By SHLOMO MAITAL
By HAIM WATZMAN
Despite some progress, most combat roles are closed to women in the IDF
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
The Home Front Command is tasked with protecting and preparing civilians in Israel for war or a natural disaster.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Mike Gondelman took a lot of hits but he turned his angst into a powerful and inspiring story of rehabilitation and healing.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
A man who moved quickly up the ranks of the IDF, who was like a father to his soldiers,
but had deep conflicts with Ariel Sharon and a hard time accepting criticism of his military decisions.
By URI MILSTEIN
the IDF has just established a company of reserve doctors, medics and nurses who will focus entirely on providing medical care and humanitarian assistance to the Palestinian population.
By MICHAEL ORDMAN
Israel's quick response to recent Syria rockets show attack was no surprise for IDF Intelligence.
What is really important for Israel is the Egyptian military's struggle against Islamic State in the Sinai.
“The IDF is quite comfortable the way it is and doesn’t want to make changes until another court case forces them to, and I think that day is coming soon.”
Rabbi Yuval Cherlow has argued that Jewish law would oppose any call for the direct targeting of the captured soldier.
By RABBI SHLOMO BRODY
The bombshell report by the Locker Commission on the defense budget has stirred debate and triggered possibly devastating effects.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
Israel does not follow an “excessively high moral standard” out of self-righteousness.
By LIOR AKERMAN
If their goal to limit all of our strikes to a mere “proportional response” – we must hit them with overwhelming force which leaves no one guessing as to who is the victor.
By YISHAI FLEISHER
Of late this NGO has been busily wrecking its professional reputation by peddling demonstrably false allegations of war crimes against the Israeli military.
By DANNY LAMM
Last week, our daughter came home from guard duty during a family party, looking perfectly natural yet dressed anomalously in combat fatigues and lugging an M-16.
By GIL TROY