06.27.2016 | 21 Sivan, 5776
'Those who think Israel-Turkey deal will have a significant impact on Hamas are mistaken'
Rivlin to Ban Ki-Moon: Help us bring Israelis in Hamas captivity home
African nations at UNHRC call on Israel to 'end the occupation' now
Arab assailants attack police, visitors for second day on Temple Mount
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Former defense minister touts 'historic success' of Second Lebanon War
US eyes Israeli short-range missile interceptor for Europe defense
Missing IDF soldiers' families in Knesset to lobby against Turkey deal
Israel, Turkey officially reconcile: Netanyahu says Gaza blockade to remain
Netanyahu to Kerry: Turkey deal to have 'immense' impact on Israeli economy
Israel should build inside settlement blocs, not beyond – Ross
Yeroham mayor: Schools may strike if government fails to keep ‘equality’ pledge
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s InterContinental David
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
The United Kingdom’s strange defeat
The moral obligation to give charity
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
RIGHT FROM WRONG: How dare Europe applaud a blood-libeler?
Iraqi forces declare defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Learning to Conquer My Fears in a Sprinkler Park in Israel
The Israel guide to an EU Exit
The Donald and The Greatest
On The Fringes of Tolerance
The Palestinian people have a right “to self-determination and to a State on the basis of the borders of June 4, 1967, with east Jerusalem as its capital,” says African Group.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
PLO issues statement of retraction after the PA president made the unsubstantiated charge in an address Thursday to the European Parliament.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Turkey denies that it has dropped the demand that Israel lift the blockade of Gaza.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The IDF spokesman said that a preliminary investigation showed that Badran, and three other Palestinians who were injured, were close to the scene but were not involved in the violence.
The minor received administrative restraining orders to stay out of Judea and Samaria for six months and break contact with various other activists from IDF Central Command.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
In exclusive meeting on Monday, Israel Katz discusses the details of the project that his ministry estimates will cost $5 billion.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The man, Essam Zaytoon, presented himself as the "Spokesman of the Southern Front's Foreign Relation Office."
Due to the Ramadan holiday, Israel has increased the water flow to Palestinians at night, when the usage is particularly high after the fast.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
In his first public appearance in Israel, Hazem Khairat said that Egyptian government still believes that a two-state solution is plausible.
In a statement issued on Tuesday, Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament said that Iraq is determined to sue Israel for bombing the nuclear reactor and force it to pay reparations.
In the video, people are seen running from a cafe at the popular Sarona complex where the attack took place.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
Israel envoy to United Nations says Israel "quietly" campaigning already for Security Council seat in 2019.
By HERB KEINON
In a statement issued on Wednesday, Quneitra's local council said that it "strongly denounces the distribution of aid packages with Hebrew captions which were supplied by the Israeli enemy."
On Thursday, Amin Maalouf was interviewed on i24 News,touting the dialogue between the cultures in the name of art, peace and humanity.
Iran's Parliament Speaker accuses Saudi Arabia of shirking its responsibility to help "the resistance axis" both in the 2008 war in Gaza and in the Second Lebanon War.
French Foreign Ministry ignores Palestinian actions in brief document released ahead of Friday's conference in Paris.
According to initial reports, the female assailant was shot and wounded by security forces at the scene.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The threat of annexation, is the kind of playing card any Israeli leader would need to hold close to his chest and use only when most needed to counter dangerous unilateral moves from the other side.
According to Iran's Al-Alam's news site, the outlet's Bassam Safadi was arrested at his home and his further whereabouts were unknown.
The PA issued first remarks on Netanyahu's Wednesday affirmation that he is ready to hold peace talks based on a revised version of the 2002 Arab peace initiative.
Edict reportedly cites IAA warnings that the Wakf's building activities and structures along the perimeter wall of the contested holy compound are destructive.
European bloc issued it’s warning at a closed door meeting last week between EU officials in Israel and representatives from Israel's COGAT.
As far as is known, this is the Microsoft founder's first-ever investment in Israel.
By GLOBES/GALI WEINREB AND YANIV MAGAL
Netafim: Founded on a kibbutz in Israel’s Negev desert now helps millions of farmers grow more yields with less resources.
Study finds that companies continue to outpace the state’s economy in overall revenue and job growth.
Maor Alonso was killed in the tragic accident on his 18th birthday.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Data show that Israel has experienced a steep increase in foreign stake in Israeli companies and banks, Bloomberg reports.
NY Rabbi Haskel Lookstein speaks to 'Post' on rabbinate's decision to prevent an American convert who moved to Israel from marrying her fiance.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,JEREMY SHARON
Moskowitz died Thursday at the age of 88. He had stirred controversy during his lifetime by donating millions of dollars to Jewish development efforts in Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Ambassador, envoy meet with Israeli politicians, academics to better understand how to deal with global phenomenon.
By SYDNEY DENMARK AND JOSH SOLOMON
Lawmakers in the Netherlands pass nonbinding motion urging government to end direct or indirect funding of organizations aligned with the Israel boycott movement.
Visiting Israel, Maj.-Gen. Glenn Bramhall says he sees new need to complement his corps' mid-range Patriot and THAAD interceptors with a thrifty system for less powerful missile threats.
The families said the agreement abandons their sons, because it does not include forcing Hamas to return the bodies.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Turkish PM says reconciliation deal with Israel will be signed Tuesday; Ankara to send first Gaza aid shipment next week.
The TA-100, representing the largest 100 companies trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, opened down roughly 3% Sunday, the first day of trading following the UK referendum.
By NIV ELIS
In weekly cabinet meeting, Netanyahu says Brexit vote won't have significant direct impact on Israel.
Yishai Schlissel is also sentenced to pay damages amounting to NIS 2,064,000.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,JPOST.COM STAFF
Mutasim Ali becomes the first Darfuri to attain such status in Israel under the 1951 Refugee Convention.
By BEN HARTMAN
Surely in the second decade of the 21st century, when the world is infested with all sorts and forms of terrorists, the lessons of Entebbe are needed even more.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Actress Helen Mirren emceed the award ceremony that recognized the Israel-American maestro.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
While the size of the aid is important, it is actually less critical for Israel than the link the deal creates between the IDF and the Pentagon.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Yesh Atid leader accuses international body of becoming a "collaborator of Islamic fundamentalism."
The Knesset is hoping that “The race to law” game will generate great interest among Arab youth, just as the Hebrew version did when it was launched in October.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
There is almost no public transportation in Israel on Shabbat, although calls for a solution to this issue are growing louder and more frequent.
By JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Zionist Union MK Amir Peretz criticized the allocation, saying that he wishes the communities in the country's periphery would get similar funds.
Israeli tech leader Jon Medved pays tribute to Texas native who was killed in tragic Tel Aviv car crash.
By JON MEDVED
Education minister blasts former primer minister and defense minister for recent criticism of Israel's current leadership.
Prime minister mocks "desperate attempts to stay relevant."
By GIL HOFFMAN
The organization has now issued new certificates which it believes will allow restaurants to identify themselves as kosher to their clientele without contravening the law.
By JEREMY SHARON
Former defense minister attacks current leadership of Israel, saying “at this point, and in the foreseeable future, there is no existential threat facing Israel."
Masorti Movement demanding egalitarian section at central Western Wall plaza in light of failure to implement Western Wall agreement.
Some 35 teams of fire fighters and eight fire-extinguishing planes worked to quell the flames and prevent them from reaching offices.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The fire was first noticed around midnight by prison guards who rushed to the scene and evacuated the inmates from the cell and put the fire out before it could spread further in the facility.
'We understand the Israeli government's desire to protect its citizens after this kind of terror attack, we just hope that any measures that Israel takes would be designed to not escalate tensions.'
By MICHAEL WILNER
After having their first child, a boy, Alina tried twice to convert different occasions but was ultimately rejected by the state conversion court.
The Jerusalem-based Triguboff Institute is partnering in various projects including the establishment of an elite Negev Beduin co-ed high school that is set to open in September.
"They looked like rich businessmen, and then started shooting."
"It was a miracle that he came out of this," says father of man who miraculously survived Wednesday night's attack.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Somewhere in the middle of Brian Wilson’s performance at the Ra’anana Amphitheater, two terrorists were shooting up the Sarona Market a few miles away in Tel Aviv.
By DAVID BRINN
Police confirmed that two attackers were arrested and one was shot; assailants reportedly wore disguises; multiple other casualties.
By BEN HARTMAN,YAAKOV LAPPIN
PM rejects Lavrov claim that he accepted 2002 Arab Peace Plan; says Turkey deal could happen soon.
British authorities find no suspicious items inside car.
Herzog's office says questioning was conducted to complete a probe that was almost finished before and had been postponed.
On Thursday night, the festival will open its doors for the last time this year with legendary Belgian artist Jan Fabre’s Mount Olympus: To Glorify the Cult of Tragedy.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
PM speaks with Moscow’s Jewish community at the end of his two day visit in Russia.
The scandal does prove PM's vulnerability, reminding political observers that at any given point, even the strongest leader can be dealt the blow that can end his political career.
Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara's actions saved five times as many people as Oskar Schindler, made famous in the film "Schindler's List."
Regavim official responds: the Coexistence Forum and other ‘human rights’ organizations are trying to force the state to accept the Beduin population wherever they are located now.
Malka Leifer will receive mandatory drug treatment for six months before her case is reassessed by the Jerusalem District Court, according to a ruling released by the Israeli Justice Ministry.
Excavation in the Modi'in area finds coins dating back to 126 B.C.E.
There are currently 3,687 lone immigrant soldiers in the IDF, and 1,200-1,400 enlist each year.
Asks for more time to kill Hamas head; says he'll bring defense pact with US.
High Court rejects petition to bar contested Jewish march from passing through Old City's Muslim Quarter; orders adjusted time-frame for "Flags Parade."
Thousands journeyed from across the country this year for the morning ceremonies where political leaders and Ethiopian Jewish dignitaries gave blessings and speeches.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
High Court to deliberate petition to bar controversial "Flag Parade" from Old City's Muslim Quarter.
A roundup of Tel Aviv Pride events, kicking off with Friday’s Pride Parade
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Politicians and NGOs react after JPost obtains list naming organizations as NGO bill is in the process of passing.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,GIL HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
The brash billionaire real estate tycoon is reportedly considering a visit to the Jewish state ahead of the GOP convention in July in attempt to increase support on his Middle East stance.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Police withdraw request for orders against people who they suspect may try to commit acts of violence to disrupt the LGBT pride parade in the city on Friday.
Maybe Israel and America could help each other out a little here.
By PHILIP GOLD
"A serious security problem occurred in the Middle East after the so-called Arab Spring," says Turkish Foreign Ministry official Mesut Ozcan.
Transport Minister Yisrael Katz plays down the dispute with Jordan, one of two Arab states with full ties with Israel.
Presidential sources say Erdogan and Meshaal discussed efforts to ease disagreements among Palestinians and aid provided by Turkey.
Susan Ahmad, a Syrian human rights activist from the Damascus suburbs, fiercely criticized the American administration and Israel for ignoring the distress of the Syrian people.
Footage emerges from graduation ceremony for kindergarten run by Palestinian terrorist group.
Tourism Minister Yariv Levin and British Ambassador David Quarrey toast the queen of England on her 90th birthday.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
In the 15 years since September 11, first under Bush, and to a more extreme degree under Obama, the US has refused to name the enemy that fights America with the expressed aim of destroying it.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Any ambiguity or hesitance only perpetuates the delusion of the two-state solution, and encourages terrorists to try to impose this dangerous plan on us.
By YEHUDA GLICK
For decades to come, the F-35 will be one of the key enablers of Israel's qualitative military edge.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
Israel is not suffering from cultural retardation or democratic deficit.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
The only possible advantage to the Israeli model is to ensure do-nothing jobs for FOTCR (Friends of the Chief Rabbinate). What a pathetic disgrace.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Israel, the “start-up nation,” is unfortunately also well known for its heavy-handed bureaucracy.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK