Israel eager to put rift with Obama over Iran deal in past, Netanyahu says
Pressure grows on Netanyahu to act with 'iron fist' in light of Palestinian terror onslaught
Netanyahu says Israel's relationship with Russia is good
Netanyahu attacked by right-wing flank for 'not doing enough' against terror
A zest for life
A female prism on the Torah
Tel Aviv’s historic Great Synagogue has its eyes set on the future
Spotlight: Injured IDF officer Ziv Shilon goes the distance in inspirational Berlin marathon
Mac TA aims to cap perfect preseason in MSG finale
Mac TA back in first place, Mac Haifa finally off the mark
Maccabi Tel Aviv ready for Milano tests in Chicago, New York
The plight of agunot: The pen vs the chains
ISIS affiliated group in Gaza claims rocket attack on Israel
Israeli aircraft attack Hamas terror infrastructure in Gaza in response to rocket fire
Palestinians clash with IDF across West Bank after multiple deadly attacks on Israelis
Palestinian rocket lands in Israel near Gaza border
Israel announces series of punitive measures against Palestinian terrorism
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Jewish groups welcome announcement by Timmerman of EU anti-Semitism ‘czar’
Bill Clinton pays tribute to Anne Frank
FBI destroys evidence linked to Medicare fraud among Orthodox Jewish community in New York
Criminal complaint filed against German Mayor for anti-Israel and anti-Jewish hate
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
Obama and Zarif shake hands in New York, marking first such handshake in 30 years
'ISIS militants blow up ancient Arch of Triumph in Palmyra'
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Trump backs Russia, Iran efforts to fight ISIS
Trump: Middle East would be more stable if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power
Assad says Russian-Iranian campaign in Syria will decide fate of Middle East
British PM Cameron slams Russia for 'backing the butcher Assad'
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Beersheba students win top prize in Boston’s Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Israel steady at 27th in WEF Competitiveness Index, ranks 3rd for innovation
Qatar, UAE lead Israel in broadband
GLOBAL AGENDA: Junk train wreck
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
‘A win-win situation’
Unpublished tour guide stories: Escapades in Acre
Israel, the Jews and the European refugee crisis
Candidly Speaking: Jews, Islamophobia and compassion for refugees
Everyone is 'fighting Islamic State' – and they’re all lying
Letters to the Editor: October 4, 2015
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
Took a Hike
Classes for LGBT People Who Explore Converting to Judaism Open in Los Angeles
Silence is, sometimes, Golden
Teaching Biblical Hebrew
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
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
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
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
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
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Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.05.2015 | 22 Tishri, 5776
The Iranian culture minster is canceling the Berlin Philharmonic concert because Barenboim is an Israeli.
Michael Danby, a federal Labor member of parliament representing Melbourne Ports, said that Turnbull “can be a friend of Israel or a friend of the dangerous Iranian regime. He cannot be both.”
The answer is maybe - but probably not, judging from the latest annual Jewish survey from the American Jewish Committee.
By AMI EDEN,JTA
US vice president tells Jewish leaders he is confident deal will halt Tehran's capability to develop an atomic bomb.
Paul only candidate to adopt wait-and-see approach.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Commerzbank tells 'Post' it closed account belonging to al-Quds day demonstration due to "business conditions.”
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Statement is departure from past US characterizations of the controversial site, which has been shut off to international nuclear inspectors since 2006.
Politico reports that Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid asked the White House to make commitment after Netanyahu won re-election in March and after Iran nuclear deal reached in July.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Former FM and Justice Minister is in Berlin where she will participate in a G7 conference on women’s political participation.
By LAHAV HARKOV
An Israeli pre-emptive attack against Iranian nuclear facilities is theoretically still a reality.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
PM, who is scheduled to meet British counterpart Thursday, says Iranian ayatollah made clear that the US remains the Great Satan, and that Tehran intends to destroy Israel.
By HERB KEINON
In a speech to a Washington think tank, the former secretary of state reiterated her support for the accord but cautioned that she would take an approach of "distrust."
The veteran PBS news anchor has come under fire on social media for tweeting "Take that, Bibi."
Hezbollah says it has imported Iranian missile-firing drones, Hamas is self-manufacuring UAVs with rockets on wings.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Israel does not need weaponry to purchase restraint; it needs weapons that can quickly convince the enemy to desist.
By AMIEL UNGAR
The deeply divided Jewish community must rise above the polarizing tactics employed by both sides.
By ROBERT HORENSTEIN
A divided Jewish community: How did it come to this?
By ALAN ELSNER
He said a campaign of Western and Arab air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria had been counterproductive and terrorism had spread both in terms of territory and new recruits.
US-led coalition, created to combat ISIS threat in Syria and Iraq, has been wrong footed by Russian jets pounding rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Without a deal, the allies have no way of knowing which sites are truly important. So Washington and its allies would have to consider bombing them all.
By ALEXANDER MCCOY,JACQUELINE LOPOUR,REUTERS
Gulf Arab kingdom says it has also declared Iranian charge d'affaires in Bahrain a "persona non grata" and gave him 72 hours to leave the country.
Iran's supreme leader threatened a "harsh reaction" if Saudi Arabia showed disrespect to hundreds of Iranians killed in the kingdom during a stampede at the haj pilgrimage.
The “Sorry Syria” Facebook page contains posts mainly in Persian. There are some English contributions.
Many critics put the blame squarely on Obama for what they see as an overly cautious approach that has given the perception of a White House lurching from crisis to crisis.
Moscow's formal entry into Syria — with the construction of new military bases stocked with heavy weaponry and aircraft — has forced the US and neighboring Israel to readjust.
Leading Republican US presidential candidate says US should support those who want to destroy radical insurgent group in Syria and Iraq.
The disaster at the haj is unlikely to be a game changer in the contest between Iran and Saudi Arabia.
In preview of NPR interview on sidelines on UN General Assembly, Iranian president indicates future cooperation with US depending on status of nuclear accord.
"The Islamic World has a lot of questions," Khamenei says; Rouhani demands investigation into deadly crush.
Iran has repeatedly voiced outrage at the deaths of 131 of its nationals at the world's largest annual gathering of people.
Put simply, Iran is still toxic for many banks.
Top Iranian and US diplomats meet on the sidelines on the UN General Assembly in New York.
New approach could bring together Russia, Saudi Arabia and countries such as Turkey and Qatar.
He described the historic nuclear deal between Iran and the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China as a "big test" for US-Iranian relations.
Saudi Arabia suggested pilgrims failing to follow crowd control rules bore some blame for the worst disaster at the event for 25 years.
Israeli-Palestinian strife has risen sharply in recent weeks as Arab states and Palestinians have accused Israeli forces of violations at the mosque.
Iranian president says Tehran prepared to assist other countries in region as it has aided Syria and Iraq against insurgents.
"Significant progress" in IAEA inquiry, agency's Amano says.
Iranian president told CBS' "60 Minutes" program that despite the nuclear agreement, "the distance, the disagreements, the lack of trust, will not go away soon."
In preview of interview with CBS's "60 Minutes," Iranian president says his nation's people "are not looking for war with any country."
France's main business lobby group, the Medef, is sending delegation comprising more than 100 firms to Islamic Republic.
"This is a very unusual verification approach, which has no reason to be confidential unless a very special reason - proprietary, economic or security - calls for it," expert says.
After vote, Netanyahu says he had called 30 world leaders and convinced them to reject proposal given the situation in the Mideast, especially Iran's efforts to obtain a nuclear weapon.
By vote of 56-42, Republican-majority Senate falls short of 60 votes needed in the 100-member chamber to advance the legislation.
Contenders in second debate of the 2016 Republican White House race divided over whether they would get rid of deal if elected.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps official say improved drones have a flying range of 3,000 km round-trip.
Arab solidarity, fear of Iran bring hi-tech Gulf troops to Yemen desert.
“Iran is getting legitimacy, while Israel is using it. Trade with Iran will increase, and with Israel it will decrease,” say Zionist Union co-leader.
Officials and analysts say Iran's nuclear deal may be eroding its isolation overseas, but at home it is deepening political infighting within the country's complex power structure before votes.
According to reports, eight Iranians were killed and 32 more were injured after intense storm winds caused a crane above the Grand Mosque to collapse.
Sunni lawmaker calls Saudi regime careless after accident that killed scores.
On his Twitter feed on Sunday, Rouhani posted a notice celebrating the common ancestry of Jews and Muslims.
Inspections at the Parchin site, which is about 30 km (19 miles) southeast of Tehran, would by carried out by mixed IAEA and Iranian teams coupled with cameras overlooking the process, say diplomats.
Democrats say they consider the threshold for such a vote is 60 votes, given the stakes attached to the vote; both parties say they had hoped to see an up-or-down vote at the end of the day.
Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., announced backing of deal, signs off with Yiddish proverb: “A shlekhter sholem iz beser vi a guter krig.
(A bad peace is better than a good war.)”
As the Senate moved to end debate on its disapproval resolution and move to a full, up-or-down vote — a move that will require 60 senators.
"The House has no interest in being a midwife to a disastrous Obama foreign policy," Rep. Peter Roskam says.
Iran's supreme leader says his government won't negotiate with the US on any other issue.
"This is a close call, but after a lengthy review, I will vote to disapprove the deal," Cardin said in an opinion column to be published in 'The Washington Post'.
Senator Cory Booker sided with President Barack Obama in supporting 'flawed' nuclear agreement.
Friday visit is the king's first to the United States since ascending to the throne in January.
In total, 37 senators now support Iran nuclear deal.
"The US' new strategy in the region is [inciting wars of] religion against religion, and it has created and supported terrorist groups, including the ISIS," said the commander.
Kuwait has been on alert since a suicide bomber killed 27 people in an attack on a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in the capital, Kuwait City, on June 26.
David Petraeus wants to use moderate members of Nusra in Syria to defeat hardline Islamist group, The Daily Beast reports.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that she welcomes Iran's participation in any negotiations aimed at ending the civil war in Syria, however Iran needs to change its attitude towards Israel.
In Washington Post op-ed, former VP and daughter call on congress to reject Iran nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions.
ISIS, Taliban, Boko Haram are other sources of terrorism in the Middle East, Iranian president says.
The US embassy was sacked in the early days of the Islamic Revolution in 1979.
The most recent verdict came as the world awaits news regarding the fate of Jason Rezaian, a reporter for the Washington Post held in Iran for more over a year on espionage charges.
Iran will not allow Israeli conductor Daniel Barenboim to perform.
Adam J. Szubin, the acting undersecretary of treasury for terrorism and financial intelligence, will remain in Israel over the weekend for meetings with Israeli officials, the administration said.
Iran will not receive additional sanctions relief until UN watchdog satisfied with its investigation of site; Biden to meet Jewish leaders in Miami next week.
The talks over a new contract are ongoing, but the two countries are still unable to agree on how to proceed regarding Iranian lawsuit.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Swiss ambassador to Iran addresses business conference in Zurich, as Europeans race back to do business with Iran,
Diplomats say any activity at Parchin military site could undermine the ability to check if nuclear bomb tests happened there.
News briefs from around the country.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
“Giving Iran some space” is surely the wrong approach.
By DANIEL S. MARIASCHIN
When a regime is obsessed with conspiracy theories about Jews, it is not only a threat to the Jewish people themselves, but to civilization itself.
By KEN JACOBSON
Marginalized women share ethnic subjugation with their men.
By AVA HOMA
At the crucial moment, when lines were being drawn, and commitments put to the test, every single vote for or against the deal could have been the one to turn the tide.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The Iran deal puts Jews at risk for a second genocide and there is no doubt that Israel will find a way to secure the Jewish future. The West, however, is a different matter.
By JEROME VITENBERG
This agreement may be our 2.5- wall succa. It’s a little shaky, and it might not last, but if it is the best that we can build right now, then build it we must.
By ARNOLD E. RESNICOFF
Even those who support the Iran deal should be ashamed of some of the undemocratic tactics and bigoted arguments employed to avoid a real debate and a majority vote.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
We regarded the filibuster as the enemy of democracy and the weapon of choice against civil rights.
As an Israeli, I fear that we will soon be left with no choice but to tackle the Iranian threat alone.
By MICHAEL FREUND
Given the current situation, Israel would be wise to change course, as there is clear and growing evidence to the effect that it cannot alter world opinion.
By CHARLES BYBELEZER
It does not effectively prevent Iran from breaching the agreement and achieving its goal even earlier, if it decides that the conditions justify it.
By ALAN BAKER,YOSSI KUPERWASSER
There is much about which to be concerned – and even more that gives hope to Israel in the years to come.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN
Even if understandable because of political realities, it remains disappointing that the majority of Democratic legislators conceded to pressure from their president.
By ISI LEIBLER
Iran is a regime that has repeatedly threatened another Holocaust against the Jewish people and continues to finance the world’s most foremost murderer, Bashar Assad.
Indeed, ethnic Persians constitute only a slight majority of Iran’s population. Azaris, Kurds and Arabs alone make up at least a third of that population.
By AARON BRAUNSTEIN
"This, incidentally, is what happened after World War I, when Congress refused to approve US participation in the League of Nations."
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
"Barenboim is not the only one desiring entry into Iran right now."
By RUTHIE BLUM
Iran faces unprecedented water shortage, so severe that much of the country could become uninhabitable and millions forced to emigrate.
By MARTIN SHERMAN