Israel police arrest Palestinian carrying an axe near Jerusalem
According to authorities, the arrest took place near the Palestinian village of Beit Jala.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Study: Israelis feel their global status depends on peace with Palestinians
Ramat Gan think tank: Only 13% describe country’s international standing as ‘good’.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Hamas arrests Palestinians who launched mortar from Gaza, Israeli officials say
Hamas told mediators that it was interested in preserving the cease-fire and that it apprehended those responsible for the mortar.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
PA calls for international coalition 'to end Israeli occupation'
Call comes in response to US-led coalition against Islamic State terrorist organization in Iraq and Syria.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
First projectile fired from Gaza since end of Operation Protective Edge
Palestinian mortar shell fired from Gaza Strip lands explodes in Israeli territory for first time since August 26 when truce went into effect; Hamas denies knowledge of attack.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Police arrest 26 Palestinians over 48 hours for east Jerusalem rioting
Latest detentions brings total to over 700 since July, including 50 in September.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
UN says Palestinians, Israelis reach deal on Gaza reconstruction
Serry says UN reached deal to enable reconstruction work in Gaza and giving a lead role to the Palestinian Authority with UN monitoring.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN,ANNA HIATT
Global Agenda: Deflation settles in
Consistently falling prices is the opposite of inflation and is termed ‘deflation’ – an economic malady considered by almost all mainstream economists to be worse than ‘inflation.’
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Your taxes: Angel Law amendment proposals
In 2011, Israel passed a law allowing angel investors to claim a deduction for Israeli tax purposes for investments in certain Israeli hi-tech startups.
By LEON HARRIS
Exports largely unaffected by Protective Edge
Second quarter - before Protective Edge began - GDP revised downward.
By NIV ELIS