10.01.2016 | 28 Elul, 5776
Report: Shots fired at Abbas's home day after PA president attended Peres funeral
Jordanians protest multi-billion dollar gas deal with Israel
Report: Stabbing at Kalandia Crossing, IDF soldier injured
Abbas and Riviln speak of future meetings at Peres funeral
Analysis: Conflicting messages from the Peres funeral
Reporter's Notebook: A funeral that would have meant the world to Peres
Obama at Peres funeral: Abbas's presence reminds us of the unfinished business of peace
Clinton: Peres was a dreamer who never gave up
Peres hoped America would reject Trump's vision
Peres bombshell: I stopped an Israeli strike on Iran
This week on TV: Rebellious robots,return of SJP, and ‘Princess Shaw’
Movie Review: ‘My King’
Chef Nir Zook opens first kosher venture in Tel Aviv
The sound of (vocal) music
Beersheba satisfied with nil-nil outcome vs Southampton
Hapoel Tel Aviv, Beitar Jerusalem both in need of wins
Hapoel Jerusalem, Maccabi Tel Aviv in final
Peres had appreciation of power and impact of sports
TAU and Swiss scientists to crash spacecraft into comet today
Could Israel become a linchpin of China’s trade strategy?
Peres’s final contribution: His corneas
Apple reportedly developing iPhone 8 in Israel
Hospital officials: More funds needed for healthier food
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Column One: The New Middle East
Editor's Notes: How Peres's constant search for opportunities built a nation
My Word: Population density, people power and blessings
Grapevine: Shimon Peres: A personal memoir
Kerry's push to use military force in Syria falls flat with White House
Abbas: Fatah will hold major congress this year
In northern Iraqi Kurdistan, hundreds pay respects to Peres
Report: Iranian spy masters 'running covert war' in Syria
Iran atomic chief: Trump presidency wouldn't endanger nuclear deal
Iran has missiles that can hit Israel, Revolutionary Guards official says
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
UK Labour party suspends activists twice in one year following Holocaust remarks
Landmark Jewish eatery Carnegie Deli to close by end of year
Israeli, US Jews close despite political, religious differences
Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget Babi Yar
Agritech investor: Opportunities abound with Israeli entrepreneurs
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Trump takes the offensive against former beauty queen
Peres was a man of psalms, Clinton says
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of September 30, 2016
Grapevine Metro: Coming concerts
Aliya Stories: Being attuned to your body
This week in 60 seconds: Israel mourns a founding father
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Not so regal behavior: Saudi princess allegedly orders guard to kill French decorator
Kim Kardashian calls for help for Jewish cancer patient from Israel
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Muzzling the media
A stark prognosis for the Middle East
The road past Mosul
An unprecedented deal?
Tour Israel: Rosh Hashana Special
Wine Talk: Go sweet
Cooking: Ancient grains for a healthy New Year
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This week in Jerusalem
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Sounds of the synagogue
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Israeli music for all
City Notes: Netanya hosts Israeli Special Olympics
New year for the golden-agers
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The Christian German who saved Jews speaking Yiddish
The Church has contributed to antisemitism, Archbishop of Canterbury says
The Pope receives Jewish world leaders ahead of Rosh Hashana
A Lake in the Middle of the Desert at Dimona's Ben Gurion Park
International Cleanup Day in Israel 2016 Launched in Afula
From Copenhagen to the Casuarina Circle at Ilanot
A Global Perspective on Dry Land Forestry and Restoration
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
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Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
The Al-Harak Al-Shababi was behind many recent attacks; Massive investigation results in multiple arrests; 'It targeted both Israel and the PA,' Israel says
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
According to Hossein Salami, deputy commander of the IRGC, "the opportunity to destroy Israel is now better than ever."
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
“We want to make sure that the upcoming discussion at the United Nations is informed by facts about official Iranian efforts to promote racism and extremism in the form of Holocaust denial.”
Advocates for renewal say that the sanctions law would allow any future administration to snap back punishments on Iran should it violate the recent landmark nuclear deal.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Republicans preparing three new bills against nuclear agreement, knowing their efforts are futile
Lador-Fresher: This kind of trip is just ‘no issue’ for Austria.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
"If an American ship enters Iran's maritime region, it will definitely get a warning. We will monitor them and, if they violate our waters, we will confront them."
The violations occurred between late October 2012 and January 2016, when the Iran nuclear agreement was implemented.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,BJÖRN STRITZEL
Only six months since implementation, special interests are quick to judge the 15-year agreement.
Has Iran complied? Has the West? From what we know, all sides are abiding by the agreement. But we are in early stages yet.
Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes said the agreement has been fully implemented by Tehran and is widely favored by the Iranian public.
"Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and defense minister Ehud Barak were pushing ahead with their plans to attack Iran."
By STEVE LINDE
The letter was initiated by NIAC Action, a lobbying group affiliated with the National Iranian American Council.
Liberman’s spokesman described the Wednesday meeting as conducted in a “good and friendly atmosphere,” adding that Carter accepted the defense minister’s invitation to visit Israel this year.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JTA
Award commemorates the 850,000 Jewish refugees displaced from Iran and Arab countries in the 20th century.
By HERB KEINON
It could be argued what Obama said should not have been said in public. But the Defense Ministry’s comments went beyond a proportional response.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Iran still biggest threat to Israel, new Defense Minister says in debut appearance at Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee
By LAHAV HARKOV
Will the missile defense drill conducted in recent days convince Netanyahu to expedite talks on a new US defense aid package?
Former defense minister attacks current leadership of Israel, saying “at this point, and in the foreseeable future, there is no existential threat facing Israel."
By BEN HARTMAN
In hearing on Wednesday, a police representative said Bassem Safadi’s crimes were “severe” and that “he is not a naïve man”.
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Journalist Jay Solomon, in a close look at the Iranian nuclear deal, finds the pact considerably lacking.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
Orde F. Kittrie examines how to take on terrorist groups without bloodshed
A dissident group has leaked documents claiming Iranian support to be much larger than previously thought in the Syrian civil war.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"I think whoever gets into the ... office of the president in the United States will have to move according to the realities on the ground."
Ahmadinejad had not announced any plans to run in the vote scheduled for May, but has made several speeches in recent months, prompting speculation of a political comeback.
French FM calls on Moscow, Tehran to desist from prolonging the civil war in Syria.
Yemen and Saudi Arabia blame Shi'ite Iran for supplying weapons to the Houthis.
The Washington Post called the bill "a rebuke of the Obama administration's decision to send Tehran what Republicans charge was a 'ransom' on the same day American prisoners were released."
Speaking at UN General Assembly debate, Iranian president attacks Israel over "web of apartheid politics and atrocities."
"It’s not surprising to hear the administration has once again made a political decision to appease Iran at the expense of our national security," said Congressman Peter Roskam (R-Illinois).
"If the leaders of the Zionist regime make a mistake then the Islamic Republic will turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust," reads banner on military truck in missile parade.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
"If they are preparing an army to invade us, we are not easily taken by someone who would make war on us," Prince Khaled al-Faisal warns.
Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi: "This ship increases the deterrent power of Iran and will have an effect on the calculations of the enemy, particularly America."
The Iranian military reportedly warned the American planes that they posed the risk of getting shot down if they did not change course.
The slated visit, which has been shrouded in silence by the Merkel administration, may strain the so-called “special relationship” between Israel and Germany.
Russia’s use of an Iranian air base to strike targets in Syria has little operational significance, but is of strategic importance
By EPHRAIM KAM,ZVI MAGEN
It was at least the fourth such incident in less than a month. US officials are concerned that these actions by Iran could lead to mistakes.
"They must not let those rulers escape responsibility for the crimes they have caused throughout the world of Islam," Iran's supreme leader says.
Report author tells ‘Post’: Exemptions are ‘permanent’
Among the exemptions were two that allowed Iran to exceed the deal's limits on how much low-enriched uranium (LEU) it can keep in its nuclear facilities, the report said.
General Joseph Votel told reporters at a Pentagon press briefing that Iran was alone it's carrying out of what he said was the "unprofessional" harassment of navy vessels in international waters.
Senior defense expert Tal Inbar: This is a boost to Iranian confidence; Iran could try to mobilize additional batteries in Syria or Lebanon.
Iran issued a warning for an American drone to leave its airspace.
Images were seen in Iran of an S-300 missile carrier raising the missiles toward the sky in the proximity of a prominent nuclear site.
The suspect was released on bail after a few days in jail but is still under investigation.
Remarks come days after uptick in tensions between Washington and Tehran after US accuses Iran of harassing American warships in the Strait of Hormuz.
The former leader of the Islamic Republic's Revolutionary Guards reportedly says new branch is positioned to destroy the Jewish state because it's fighting nearby in Iraq, Syria and Yemen.
Tehran says Russia's use of an air base for Syria strikes are over "for now."
Defense Minister: "The Russians offered us the option to purchase S-400 air defense, but we rejected the offer."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The film, shot in Arabic with English subtitles, centers on 8 Palestinian girls and 3 Israelis who read excerpts from the famous diary of the young Jewish victim of the Nazis.
The spectacle of Russian planes taking off from bases inside Iran on Tuesday to attack targets in Syria shows, indeed, that the deal was a game changer.
Washington called the Russian use of Iranian air base "unfortunate."
Defense Ministry in Moscow says Iran-based aircraft have stuck various targets in Syria.
Rouhani is to meet with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and Azeri President Ilham Aliyev at a first-of-its-kind summit
The country's High Council of Virtual Spaces is worried over the game's "security concerns."
Iranian judiciary says Shahram Amiri, who had been detained since his arrest in 2010 following his mysterious disappearance to the US, had revealed 'vital information' to the US.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Opponents of the deal should be challenged by reporters to say, "you know what, we were wrong," Obama added, criticizing "the manufacturing of outrage" over stories tangential to the deal.
“Iran has proved that its sickening enthusiasm for putting juveniles to death, in contravention of international law, knows no bounds."
The Wall Street Journal reports that senior US officials deny any link between payment and prisoner swap while critics have charged that the move represented a ransom payment.
The PA and Iran's last spat came in February when Iran announced it would send money to families, whose children carry out attacks against Israelis.
By ADAM RASGON
They officials after the International Army Games 2016 began on Saturday.
Kurds have recently stepped up attacks on Revolutionary Guards in demand for autonomy and democracy.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
No senior members of the Obama administration have challenged the veracity of the report, or the existence of the secret document, seeking instead to promote their own interpretation of it.
"The breakout time does not go off a cliff nor do we believe that it would be cut in half, to six months, by year 11," says State Department deputy spokesman.
Marking one year since the deal was first clinched, US president said the diplomatic achievement has avoided further conflict and made America safer.
Germany's domestic intelligence agency said in its annual report that Iranian efforts to illegally procure technology, especially in the nuclear area, had continued at a "high level" in 2015.
Iran has warned that blocking the sale would be a violation of the nuclear accord.
The episode highlights the political struggle between Iranians who want to work with the US and hardliners who often raise spy accusations and fear opening up will undermine their rule.
Amir Mousavi, a former advisor to Iran's defense minister, wrote on Facebook that as long as Turkey continues to support terror in Syria, it will suffer the repercussions.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Iranian police reportedly pay little heed to the vast use of marijuana, which is vaguely mentioned in the country's harsh Islamic penal code.
Images of Bahraini Shi'ites taking to the streets undisturbed to protest their government's decision that were disseminated on social media networks were received with great wonder in Iran.
Iranian media report that revealed details of the phenomenon in Tehran has allegedly made waves in the Islamic Republic.
Iran, Hezbollah lash out at Bahrain for stripping prominent Shi'ite cleric of citizenship.
Iranian Intelligence agency points finger at radical Sunni groups.
The State Department report cited Iran as the world’s biggest state-sponsor of terrorism, saying Tehran supported conflicts in Syria and Iraq.
Under King Salman, Riyadh has adjusted its strategy for countering the efforts of its Shi'ite Muslim rival to build influence in Africa, Asia and even Latin America.
The Islamic republic was said to have provided "a range of support, including financial, training, and equipment, to groups around the world."
On her constant biography page for the ABC show, the 24-year-old Dallas native boasts of her Persian heritage on the side of her mother, Soraya.
Cory has had nothing to say about these disastrous outcomes from the Iran deal he supported.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The fact is that in our media there is no proper analysis of the Islamism growing in the kingdom across the river.
By YISRAEL MEDAD,ELI POLLAK
Sanctions aimed at a single WTO member, like Iran, constitute discrimination and contradict the spirit of the entire organization.
By DAVID S. JONAS AND ELIZABETH URRUTIA
An Iran poll survey suggests that the former president now trails incumbent Hassan Rouhani by just eight percentage points in a head-to-head match-up, compared with 27 points in May 2015.
By JASON M. BRODSKY
Will a Russian, Turkish, Iranian strategic triangle emerge or is it all just short-term tactical?
By ILAN EVYATAR
Obama’s conviction borders on delusion as he ignores the dangers of nuclear weapons in the hands of an apocalyptical revolutionary theocracy.”
By ERIC R. MANDEL
It seems that Obama feels himself morally superior to those in politics today, much like Carter did thirty years ago.... Barack Obama has never sought bipartisanship.
By MIKE EVANS
The war Israel fought in the summer of 2006 against Hezbollah was not the same as the war Israel fought against the PLO in 1982. The war of 2006 was not a Lebanese war. It was an Iranian war.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Rouhani’s dream to unite Muslims under the banner of Iran is a pipe dream. It will never happen.
By MICAH HALPERN
we believe there is a strategic convergence between the interests of nations inside Iran and the region’s main actors that can bring a new order to the Middle East.
By MUSTAFA HIJRI
"Hillary Clinton's North Korean policy is just one more calamitous diplomatic failure from a failed Secretary of State," Trump campaign spokesman Jason Miller said in a statement.
"Who gets the money? I doubt it’s the people of Iran," Trump said on the campaign trail, calling the nuclear deal "dismaying" and "humiliating."
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