02.28.2017 | 2 Adar, 5777
Two rockets strike southern Israel near Gaza border
With Hamas boasting of ongoing terror tunneling, how prepared is the IDF?
Facebook closes official Palestinian Fatah account
'Gaza war in 2014 caused by Egyptian regime change, Palestinian arrests'
Israeli ministers spar over Hamas tunnel threat
Special report: Netanyahu and the defense establishment's failures in the 2014 Gaza war
Analysis: Israeli intel agencies suffer from a failure to cooperate
Analysis: The Gaza conflict report and the paradox of Israel's wars
Settler activists protest as evacuation of Ofra homes begins ahead of demolition
State comptroller report on 2014 Gaza war due today
Security cabinet ministers: Gaza war was avoidable
The sounds of Jewish music
A snapshot of Asia's best
'Moonlight' wins best picture, after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced
Imri Ziv’s "I Feel Alive" named Israeli entry for Eurovision 2017
Jerusalem needs to be at its best for Gran Canaria test
Yellow-and-blue ekes out dramatic win over Maccabi Haifa
Beersheba regains lead over Mac Tel Aviv
Shivek sacked by Rishon Lezion despite championship heroics
German delegation explores Israeli agriculture industry
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Investors bet on windfall gains for Israeli tech, defense under Trump
Do people look like their names? Hebrew University research says yes
Taub Center says Israel is ‘unprepared’ to deal with elderly
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Child gets brain cyst from his dog
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Our World: Perez, Ellison and the meaning of antisemitism
The future of Palestinian diplomacy in the Trump era
February 28, 2017: Glick on Menendez
Palestinian Authority to hold municipal elections in West Bank only
George W. Bush says ISIS 'thugs' can be 'degraded and defeated'
Egypt deports top Palestinian official on arrival at Cairo airport
Australian arrested on charges of helping ISIS develop missile tech
Rouhani likely to win reelection
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Former UK chief rabbi joins battle against Israel Apartheid Week
ADL receives second bomb threat at San Francisco office
US Jewish groups call on gov. entities to 'speak out' against antisemitism
MP Gerald Kaufman, critic of Israel, dies at 86
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Germany seeks Israeli technology
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Report: Trump mulling axing antisemitism envoy as part of budget plan
Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump
Analysis: No comfort in Perez
Trump is not an antisemite, says Hoenlein
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
All eyes on the ball?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Moab is my Washpot,by Stephen Fry
US Vice President Mike Pence used the Nicaragua flag instead of the Israeli one in a recent Twitter post meant to express his administration's support of the Jewish state.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Yesh Atid leader: Netanyahu "seen as Israeli Republican."
By GIL HOFFMAN
There were no initial reports of injury or damage; unconfirmed reports alleged that IDF jets have struck targets in Gaza in response to the attack.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ANNA AHRONHEIM
State comptroller report states that army was unprepared to deal with Gaza's underground threat.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
“It is no surprise that this Council, which has long been divorced from reality, has chosen once again to provide a platform for Palestinian smears against us," says Israel envoy.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Intelligence Minister Israel Katz says new US administration working to boost ties between Israel and moderate Sunni countries in the region.
Ashraf al-Ajami, the former PA minister for Prisoners Affairs, claimed that Hamas would be willing to go back to 1967 borders.
By JOY BERNARD
The signs, which surfaced at the entrance to Ramallah on Thursday, sparked a controversy in the Arab world and angered supporters of a two-state solution. The source of the posters remains a mystery.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,JOY BERNARD
Hundreds of anti-Israel demonstrators take to the streets in Australian city as PM makes historic visit Down Under.
IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot says he doesn't see Hezbollah initiating any actions against Israel.
The leaders of the two Arab states that hold relations with Israel discuss the conflict, particularly in light of Trump's ascent to power.
Shi'ite terror group's leader warns Israel to "count to a million" before waging war on Lebanon.
"Israel should think a million times before it goes to war with Lebanon," says Lebanese terror group's leader.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Muhammad Shtayyeh, a Fatah Central Committee member and an Abbas confidante told the 'Post': "We are ready for a regional solution," but was quick to present several crucial conditions.
By ADAM RASGON
“History will judge Netanyahu on that failure, unfortunately,” says opposition leader.
Education and diaspora affairs minister says the resulting effects of the establishment of a Palestinian state would be "a huge mistake."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
No air raid sirens were activated in the area as the projectiles were headed toward open territory.
Defense Minister Liberman calls for Israel to work with Sunni Arab states in order to defeat radicalism in the region.
Jordanian King Abudllah II and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi were also reportedly at the summit in Aqaba and met separately with Kerry.
Palestinian terror groups Hamas, PFLP also condemn Trump for saying two-state solution is not the only option to resolving the Mideast conflict.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Joint List lawmaker Ahmad Tibi urges Trump to learn the details of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and back the two-state solution.
By UDI SHAHAM
"There is no alternative solution for the situation between the Palestinians and Israelis, other than the solution of establishing two states and we should do all that can be done to maintain this."
Migrating starlings create beautiful murmurations in the sky in southern Israel, where they are spending their winter.
In Israel, hopes are high for stronger commercial and strategic ties with the United States, and that warmer political relations will encourage foreign investors.
Subsidies, eased regulations for importers, manufacturers.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Technion researchers have reached a breakthrough that could potentially develop new types of antibiotics to battle bacterial diseases.
Brought to Israel and treated here for humanitarian reasons, he has recovered and his functional and cosmetic outcome is “acceptable,” doctors stated.
Litzman says low wages no excuse for abuse in institutions.
The partners signed the financing agreement with a consortium of about 20 international and Israeli lenders, led by J.P. Morgan Limited and HSBC Pank Plc.
By SHARON UDASIN
Scientists study risk factors for B-Cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma, incidence of which is highly reported in both populations.
Over 6,000 guests from 82 countries registered for "world’s largest global equity crowdfunding summit" at Jerusalem’s International Convention Center.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
"What was really surprising was that we noticed that female blow flies were most attractive to males on sunny days."
The sixth US president's expertise in the ‘Good Book’ made him encourage the ‘rebuilding of Judea.’
By BENJAMIN GLATT
In rare criticism, Israeli ambassador to Moscow links move to a recent string of allegedly racist statements about Jews by Russian politicians.
"This program offers young teachers the rare opportunity to develop their professional skills and engage in self-discovery while having a deep impact on the ground in Israel."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
JNF Campus Fellows program spotlights the awesome things about Israel.
By STEVE LINDE
Bennett and Livni continue their battle over the Gaza War in how they saw State Comptroller Joseph Shapira's report.
"Hundreds used to come but every year there are less and less."
Environmentalists and politicians alike have long seen the tank, which contains all the ammonia imported by Israel, as a threat to the region.
By SHARON UDASIN,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Sdot Negev has witnessed frequent rocket attacks; during Operation Protective Edge a total of 4,594 rockets were fired from the Strip toward Israel, with hundreds hitting these communities.
Multi-year plan with PMO to be formulated to avert budget shortfalls, strikes.
Sources dismiss speculation Netanyahu made any contact with Indonesian president in Australia.
By HERB KEINON
Foreign Ministry discourages visiting the isolated dictatorship.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
What should Diaspora Jews do? Make the land of their birth greater, or take their talents with them and move to Israel?
As a well-known world leader, conservative politicians like having Netanyahu around to boost sagging political fortunes – just ask Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
Former NSC chief Uzi Arad’s decades-long battle over the past and future of the National Security Council.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Former Bulgarian president plants a tree in memory of his son in Israel.
Initiator MK Trajtenberg: Lack of legislation led to gov’t labeling brush fires ‘terrorism’
“This partnership will positively impact the students, their families and communities in Israel, forever changing the trajectory of their lives.”
Premier says the “problem” was not the sentence, but rather the “circumstances” that created the incident.
By HERB KEINON,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Israel is "very concerned” Assad is giving concessions to Iran that could bring its military to Israel’s borders.
Exclusive interview with Oleg Syromolotov, Russian Federation deputy minister for foreign affairs responsible for counterterrorism.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In Australia, PM also says the Golan “will never go back to Syria, it will always remain a part of Israel."
Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull warmly welcomes first-ever visit of a residing Israeli PM, penning enthusiastic op-ed in Israel's favor ahead of the visit and condemning the recent UN vote.
Poll shows former minister is front-runner to replace Netanyahu.
"My government will not support one-sided resolutions criticizing Israel of the kind recently adopted by the UN Security Council."
“The fact that in 55 incidents no criminal investigation was considered necessary raises doubts about the implementation of Israel’s declared policy on investigating civilian fatalities.”
Netanyahu has planned a visit to China to mark 25 years of ties.
Netanyahu said there was no replacement for the US on the diplomatic scale.
The 28-year-old Israeli has struggled with injuries this season.
By ALLON SINAI
“I’m ashamed of the aggressiveness we showed in the first 15-17 minutes.”
According to the report, 2.62 million children under the age of 17 live with their families.
Did opposition to a wider regional diplomatic process come from Obama or Netanyahu?
The comments evinced heavy criticism from President Reuven Rivlin, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and ultra-Orthodox political leaders.
By JEREMY SHARON
Preliminary analysis concludes words are dedicatory inscriptions honoring donors who contributed to synagogue.
Singapore lives in constant fear of a Malaysian invasion; this fear has encouraged the tightening of the bond between Singapore and Israel.
Prime Minister Lee backs two-state solution
For many years, one major diplomatic asset Israel had going for it was its close, intimate relationship with the United States.
PM sets off for first ever visit by a sitting Israeli premier to the two countries.
By HERB KEINON,GREER FAY CASHMAN
French anti-radicalization czar Muriel Domenach talks to the ‘Post’ about how to combat Islamism online and on the ground, and where France and Israel can cooperate.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Set for March 28, the 11th Good Deed Day encourages Israelis to give back to their communities and has also been adopted by other countries across the globe, who will mark the day on April 2.
The absence of women from haredi newspapers, websites, and other forms of media has become a well known and now almost unremarkable phenomenon.
“This election will decide the socioeconomic face of the State of Israel.”
The money, which reportedly would be paid as blood money to the family of the dead man, was raised on a crowdfunding website by the Zaka search and rescue organization.
Civil marriage in Israel is a complicated subject with reservations coming from religious communities.
Celebrity American horror author lauds Israeli award-winning TV series as "all killer and no filler."
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Israel a minor player in importing arms, but a top exporter
Could a Palestinian state state comprised of Gaza and the Egyptian Sinai Peninsula become a real alternative? And what effect would it have on Israel?
By BEN LYNFIELD
"How can one deal with a nation whose intent is to destroy us?" Saudi FM asks at Munich confab.
By BEN LYNFIELD,ANNA AHRONHEIM
"The Zionist regime (Israel) poses the biggest threat to regional and international peace and security by possessing hundreds of nuclear warheads in its arsenal."
The cowardly refusal of the Obama administration to confirm to the world who our allies are left Trump in the very uncomfortable position of having to do damage control before he was even sworn in.
By TRENT FRANKS
Israel can help the US compensate for its current scientific disadvantages.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
This kind of a police double standard is not confined to the treatment of Arabs.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Has there been growing anti-Chinese feelings around the world as the result of China’s occupation of Tibet?
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
“Most of those killed were shot while attacking Israelis or suspected of intending an attack.”
By GERALD M. STEINBERG
One reason that the idea of Palestinian statehood is fading is the probable succession crisis in the post-Mahmoud Abbas era.
By LIAT COLLINS
An upbeat conversation about Israel’s tech sector with OurCrowd’s Jon Medved.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Best of times? Worst of times? For Israel, nearing its 70th anniversary, it is both at the same time.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN
Netanyahu’s visits to Singapore and Australia are long overdue; We hope they lead to closer cooperation, particularly on security issues.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Was the US prejudiced in its opposition to the appointment of Salam Fayyad to be the UN's envoy to Libya, when even Israel did not raise a firm objection?
By IRWIN COTLER
Prime minister Ariel Sharon’s decision to disengage unilaterally and not as part of an agreement with the PA led directly to the election of Hamas.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Fayyad, once hailed as the Palestinian Ben-Gurion, is both a visionary statesman and a tragic figure.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The media, from the editors down, presume that they know much better than average Israelis what they should be hearing or reading.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Netanyahu came to London calling for a “common stand” against Iranian aggression.
By MIKE FREER
Israel Air Force One is to make its debut this summer, not in time for the current Washington visit, but ready for the ones to follow.