Israeli man indicted for throwing axe at Palestinian driver in West Bank
IDF unit shoots dead 2 West Bank terrorists in exchange of fire
Three Border Policemen injured in car-ramming attack near Ma'aleh Adumim
17-year-old Palestinian shot and killed after stabbing attempt in Hebron
Likud MK to form Israel’s gun lobby
Report: Minister's comments lead to Egypt canceling Netanyahu meeting
Peace Now: PM legalized 20 West Bank settler outposts since 2009
Peace Now: PM okayed 20 outposts since 2009
Clooney, Coen brothers hailed at Berlinale int’l film festival opening
Looking for love
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Hazan named interim coach for Croatia friendly
Beersheba continues to increase gap over Mac TA
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
To ease assimilation of future olim, Bnei Akiva launches in Ethiopia
Educator who saved Holocaust youth commemorated in his native Aachen
Poland to punish those who use the phrase "Polish death camp"
AJC demands Likud minister apologize to Reform Jews for 'disparaging remarks'
Hezbollah vows to slaughter Saudi forces if they try to invade Iraq
Israel pessimistic on Syria ceasefire, eyes sectarian partition
Analysis: Israel unfazed, for now, by Iran’s Emad missile
Major escalation in Syria ahead of planned cease-fire
Free Robert Levinson, Senate appeals to Iran in unanimous vote
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Pakistani army foils Islamist plot to spring free killers of Daniel Pearl
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Health scan: Always-accessible medical information for Israeli travelers
Think in advance what could happen
On Valentine’s Day, Israeli flowers are smelling better than ever
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
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
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
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
In Pictures: Timeless love captured in historical photos of Arab, British, Druze, Jewish weddings
Tunisian film 'Hedi' brings Arabic-language sex scenes to Berlin
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Podcast: Monty Python and the Search for the Two-State Solution
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?
For Zion's Sake: Israeli politicians – don’t pick horses in 2016
So where are the progressives?
Death on the roads
KNOW COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
My birthplace is not my home
Holy work honored
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Holland’s forgotten Jews
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
The Kotel,the state and Jewish peoplehood
Israel's First Ever Boyband Hi Five Reunites after 20 Years; Lead Singer Amir Fryszer Guttman: "Being in the closet during the band's years was the biggest mistake of my life."
Metaphors in the Torah: "The Circumcism of Abraham"
Who Will Succeed Ban Ki-moon at the United Nations? by YoungDiplomats
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
02.14.2016 | 5 Adar I, 5776
Settlers plan to maintain a small protest outside the homes for the next few days in the hope an approval will be forthcoming.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Israel’s problem was and remains the asymmetry between us and Iran. We don’t have a border with Iran, but Iran has more than one border with us.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Just days after implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear agreement, we received a reminder that Iran and its proxies remain dangerous enemies of Israel.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The 11th Tehran International Cartoon Biennial, which is sponsored by the municipal authorities in the Iranian capital, will focus on cartoons depicting the Holocaust.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
US Supreme Court to decide on Islamic Republic’s appeal of $2.65 billion judgment.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Pourquoi a-t-il suffi d’une étincelle pour mettre le feu aux poudres ?
By ZVI MAZEL
Report released last week, titled “Growing up on death row: The death penalty and juvenile offenders in Iran,” calls the Islamic Republic the world leader in executing people under 18.
By LAHAV HARKOV
"I think he recognized that the fight's over and we can move on," CNN quotes Kerry as saying of Netanyahu.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Comments come a day after implementation day of nuclear agreement reached last summer; PM says were it not for Israel’s push for sanctions Iran would have gone nuclear long ago.
By HERB KEINON
Saudi Arabia vs Iran, Islamic State and the Muslim Brotherhood, Islamic Jihad watching Hamas, three parts of Syria and what it all means for Israel.
In December, the Israel Aerospace Industries-made Arrow-3 ballistic missile defense system was successfully tested.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Obama administration believes Levinson no longer in Iran.
Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei awarded medals to navy commanders for capturing US sailors who entered Iranian territorial waters last month.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Delegation headed by Abu Omar Nasser is expected to hold talks with a number of senior Iranian officials, according to Iranian media reports.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Spokesperson for Iran's atomic energy agency says there would be no slowdown in the country’s nuclear program.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,HERB KEINON,REUTERS
Naqdi claimed that Iran under the Shah's rule was subordinate to the American administration, while today the United States subordinates to Iran's dominance in the Middle East.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
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 JPOST.COM STAFF
Sheena Shirani, who began her tenure at Press TV in 2007, revealed earlier this week that her former boss and news director at the TV station repeatedly harassed her for years.
This comes after an Iranian-British former BBC journalist, Bahman Daroshafaei, was detained last week in Tehran.
After the rubber-stamping of the nuclear deal with world powers last year, Tehran has ordered an increase in oil output.
Opposition to Israel, which Tehran refuses to recognize since its 1979 Islamic revolution, is a central policy in the Muslim Shi'ite-dominated country.
Operatives working under the auspices of Iranian orders had reportedly received funding in Gaza and were instructed to carry out terror attacks, according to Palestinian sources.
Steinmeier during Iran trip says Nuclear deal opened new window to Tehran-Berlin ties.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
House members voted 246-181 to pass the "Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act," almost entirely along party lines, with almost every "yes" vote coming from Republicans.
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."
The ‘cold war’ between Tehran and Riyadh is making life ever more complicated for Sunnis in Iran and Shi’ites in Saudi Arabia.
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
Like China after Mao, post-sanctions Iran will ultimately confront an economically unaffordable revolution’s beneficiaries and mandarins.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Matthew Trevithick told his accusers it would be difficult to overthrow the government with "some Farsi textbooks that I'd purchased in Iran, a newspaper, some flashcards and some pens...."
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.
The activist staged a mock execution next to a banner that hung from the Debilly Footbridge above her, reading "Welcome Rouhani, executioner of freedom."
Speaking in Rome, Iranian president places onus on Washington to better relations with Tehran.
By MICHAEL WILNER
U.S. President Barack Obama was ready to commute Modanlo's sentence as part of this month's historic and then still-secret prisoner swap with Iran.
Politicians slam Italian PM for making almost no reference to Iran's human rights record during presser with Rouhani, and for "surrendering" Italy's cultural identity by hiding nude statues of women.
Iranian president makes remarks during visit to Italy and France, where he is looking to rebuild Iran's ties with the West.
In his meeting with the Syrian opposition's coordinator, Kerry demanded that the Syrian opposition participate in the upcoming Geneva talks, threatening to stop US aid to them if they do not.
Officials in Rome said Italian companies were poised to sign deals with Iran worth up to 17 billion euros ($18.4 billion) over the next two days, including in the energy and steel sectors.
Couple wanted to use passports to enter the US.
An exchange between Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif at an invitation-only meeting underlined the hostility between the two Gulf rivals.
Both countries signed 17 accords on Saturday, including agreements on a revival of the ancient Silk Road trade route and cooperation in peaceful nuclear energy.
"My feeling is it is going to take a couple of weeks or so before we start to see proper re-engagement. It will be slowly, slowly," says chief executive of Tehran-based Middle East Bank.
Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Kata'ib Hezbollah and the Badr Organization are the principle focus of the probe into how the men were snatched in the Dora neighborhood, south of Baghdad, US sources said.
Saudi assertiveness betrays a deepening insecurity.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
Iranian Kurd tells Post: "The Kurdish people will become independent in the near future with the help of the Israeli Government.”
The Revolutionary Guards detained two US boats last week with 10 crew aboard after the vessels "illegally" entered Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf.
A new bill requires travelers who hold citizenship from, or have recently traveled to, Syria, Iraq, or any country listed as a state sponsor of terrorism, to acquire a visa to enter the US.
Iran is expecting an economic boom in the post-sanctions era and the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps will be a beneficiary.
With wind at its back because of the newly gained international legitimacy and sanctions removal, Tehran could more aggressively push its sectarian agenda in the region.
Supreme leader: Be careful – comments made by some American politicians in past few days are suspicious.
Levinson, who disappeared while visiting Iran's Kish Island in 2007, was not among the five American prisoners released by the Iranian government on Saturday.
"We need Iran to calm the conflicts and re-establish stability in this crisis-hit region," German FM Steinmeier said.
"We see the lifting of sanctions more as an opportunity than as a threat," local businessman says.
By BOZORGMEHR SHARAFEDIN/REUTERS
Diyala has joined the list of governorates captured by Shi'ite militias after being liberated from ISIS.
Hamas Hezbollah now receiving billion dollars a year from Tehran; sanctions relief will see increase; warns: No intelligence alerts us to knife terrorism.
Saudi media voices alarm at lifting of sanctions; fears of rising sectarian hatred between the two Mideast giants.
US imposed sanctions on 11 companies and individuals on Sunday for supplying Iran's ballistic missile program.
Zionist Union head Isaac Herzog criticized the international community for removing the sanctions and made no reference to Netanyahu.
By GIL HOFFMAN
US slaps missile penalties on Iran after massive sanctions lift.
In October, Iran test-fired new ballistic missile models - designed to carry large payloads, particularly nuclear warheads - in violation of existing international laws.
According to The Fall of Heaven, a recently released book by Andrew Cooper, Ayatollah Khomeini, the leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution, was behind Sadr's disappearance.
The preachers claim that Iran's growing influence in the Middle East might stem from the fact that Muslims neglect their religious duties and do not practice the Islamic rituals.
Iran emerged from years of economic isolation on Saturday when world powers lifted sanctions after confirming that Tehran had curbed its nuclear program as part of last year's deal.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
According to sources, as part of the exchange deal Iran “committed to continue cooperating with the United States to determine the whereabouts of Robert Levinson.”
The IAEA’s optimism shouldn’t blind the international community, says Danny Danon
Unless there is an appropriate response to each Iranian violation of its deal with the six world powers “Iran will surmise that it can continue to develop nukes."
By LAHAV HARKOV,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action marks Tehran's reentry into the global marketplace after decades cast in pariah status.
In the end it came down to a series of telephone calls between US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Analysis: Did Iran take US equipment? Will it share what it learns with North Korea?
A US aircraft carrier acted "provocatively and unprofessionally" for 40 minutes by carrying out maneuvers in the Gulf after Iran arrested 10 American sailors, Persian media reported.
This attention will probably be temporary and it will likely not stop or slow down the Iran deal.
Iran's semi-official Fars news agency said Iranian Revolutionary Guards had detained the vessels after they "illegally" entered Iranian territorial waters.
Court gives death penalty to Iranian man convicted in absentia as well as another Kuwaiti.
Saudi policies are serving the interests of the United States and Israel by harming the Muslim world says Iran's judiciary chief.
Islamic Republic's foreign minister claims in piece in NYT that in efforts to deligitimize Iran, Saudi Arabia is masking ulterior motives.
Saudi-Iranian confrontation reflects key Mideast trend lines.
By JONATHAN SPYER
"Iran does not hesitate to exploit sectarianism as a way to gain control of the region," UAE foreign minister says.
"A war between Saudi Arabia and Iran is the beginning of a major catastrophe in the region, and it will reflect very strongly on the rest of the world," said Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
PA ambassador Bassem al-Agah criticized Iran for not allocating money for Palestinian schools or medical services.
Observers suggest Turkey should not rush to support either side in this Middle East showdown.
By NICK ASHDOWN/THE MEDIA LINE
It is time for pro-Israel American liberals to speak up
By ERIC R. MANDEL
On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Hollande enthusiastically welcomed Hassan Rouhani, president of the Holocaust-denying, genocidal Iranian regime.
By MEL ALEXENBERG
Prayer and hope, words and actions, are neither inherently good nor fundamentally evil.
By MICHAL COTLER-WUNSH
For Iran President Obama’s remaining year in office offers a window of unparalleled opportunity.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
The meager applause Obama received during his hour-long ramble was faint enough to enable the guffaws from Tehran to be heard.
By RUTHIE BLUM
The ayatollahs see Obama as a supplicant, not a superpower. They understand this, alas correctly, as license to run wild
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
There is a long list of threatening statements made by Iranian leaders toward Israel indicating their commitment to destroy it at any price, and expel the Jews from their land.
By FARHAD REZAEI
There is no alternative: to save Western civilization, the House must enjoin Obama from implementing the Iranian nuke pact.
By ROBERT B. SKLAROFF
Like the North Koreans, the Iranians know how to leverage the nuclear deal to extract more concessions from the present US administration.
Iran is confident that Obama will lift sanctions whatever the regime may do, since if Iran walks away from the nuclear deal this would strip away the figleaf of progress and destroy Obama’s legacy.
During Democratic debate, Clinton praises Iran deal, but says she still regards Tehran as a rival not meriting normalization.