07.25.2016 | 19 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinian hunger striker sparks widespread protest
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Netanyahu phones Abbas, offers condolences on brother’s death
The voice of a soldier-child caught in tragedy
Your baby’s in the car! New apps and laws try to save lives
Bar encourages outsiders to challenge Herzog
Knesset meeting turns ugly over stalled IBC launch
Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation
Hebron shooter: All of my IDF commanders are liars
Settlers: Only legislation will legalize the Amona outpost
Going with the flow
WATCH: Gal Gadot's epic debut in first Wonder Woman trailer
It’s cool and fringe, it’s Yiddish
Brian Jonestown Massacre heading back to TA
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Israeli tech set to shine at Rio Olympics
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
Sports tech coming to Rio 2016, courtesy of Israel
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Not a death sentence
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Public broadcasting imperative
Africa and the revitalization of the Zionist dream
Israel emerges as a player on the world stage
Letters to the Editor
Syrian refugee kills one, wounds two with machete in Germany
'Possible that Erdogan engineered coup,' former Pentagon official tells ‘Post’
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Animals at 'world's worst zoo' in Gaza to get new homes
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs
American Jew among those killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurds in Syria
French educators learn to teach about Israel ‘from the heart’
Dov Lipman, StandWithUs partner to teach US campers about BDS
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Kaine one of few senators not to sign letter to Obama urging increased MoU
Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigns as Democratic chair after e-mail leak
General Flynn responds to Russia accusation with anti-Semitic tweet
In turmoil over leak, Democrats point finger at Russia
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
A new proposal for peace
A long way off
A Jewish view on ‘Nature Deficit Disorder'
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
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!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
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
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”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
The suspect, a man in his 20s from the village of Beit Ula, near Hebron, was apprehended by attentive security guards stationed near Jaffa Center station
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Suspects confess to committing the acts, noting it was in response to the "heinous" terror attack at Sorona Market.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,DANIEL J. ROTH
Up until now, Israel had only allowed the import of cars and a limited number of vans and trucks into Gaza through the Kerem Shalom Crossing.
By ADAM RASGON
In February, the Knesset gave initial approval to Levin's proposal to add 15,000 new hotel rooms withn five years, and side-step irksome building regulation to help in the process.
By NIV ELIS
The agreement stresses the countries’ desire to initiate and encourage cooperation among their researchers and to support exchange visits.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Health professionals are functioning with very pressed resources, says director-general.
By JUDY SIEGEL
One of the biggest challenges of implementing CNTs are due to the special conditions required for their manufacturing.
Saul Singer: This is a new model of international business ties.
On Tuesday, the Knesset's housing lobby is planning a day of hearings to mark the five-year anniversary of the housing protests.
From the village of Mád, around 250 Jews were deported. Their properties and vineyards on a plain of volcanic soil near the Carpathian mountains were mostly confiscated.
For Erdogan to emerge from this event as a democratic standard-bearer would be the greatest defeat of all for those behind it.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Mayhem broke-out late Thursday evening in the Riviera city when a truck driven by a 31-year-old Franco-Tunisian man rammed into a crowd gathered to celebrate the holiday.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
T’ruah seeks to cultivate a new generation of clergy.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Republicans preparing three new bills against nuclear agreement, knowing their efforts are futile
A common theme in such accusations has been to blame Israel for violent police practices in the US due to the counter-terrorism training received by some US police and law-enforcement.
By JEREMY SHARON
Trudeau insisted on visiting the notorious death camp where more than a million Jews were systematically murdered by the Nazis during the Second World War.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Half of Germany’s state governments reported in their 2015 intelligence documents attempts by Tehran to secure nuclear-related goods.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
On Wednesday, Guinea and Israel announced the reestablishment of ties. Netanyahu said that another African country would soon follow suit.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
One of world’s foremost Elvis tribute artists to make Israel debut.
By DAVID BRINN
Yishai Schlissel went on a stabbing rampage at the 2015 Jerusalem Pride Parade, killing 16-year old Banki, and injuring six other people marching at the event.
The Likud MK wondered why Health Minister Litzman is so afraid of the words "gender identity" to the point that he would be willing to threaten the coalition.
By LAHAV HARKOV
"The mayor again succumbed to religious terrorism," says MK.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JEREMY SHARON
Three men who killed 5 in Acre explosion sentenced in plea deal for manslaughter and arson.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The IDF was investigating whether the gunfire was deliberate or misfire.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Jasper Bar’s Elad Baruch earns the title of Israel World Class Bartender of 2016.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Investigation reportedly shifts to Netanyahu's wife and son.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Annually, the society holds its Electricity Conference in Eilat, but why now out of the country?
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The country has also consistently either voted for Israel, or abstained, on Israel-related votes in international forums, since Cartes’ election in 2013.
By HERB KEINON
According to the report, these children, who often suffer from physical and sexual abuse, are often forced to beg by adult handlers on the streets for 11 hours per day.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Shah now says that after much reflection it was hard for her to believe "how stupid I was and how ignorant I was."
“All incitement against the LGBT community must stop,” Rivlin insists.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
No progress by rabbinate since April on creating criteria for certifying overseas rabbis.
“Now that we have almost completely stopped the infiltration phenomenon to Israel we need to continue to work to move forward ways to get those in the country to leave,” says Netanyahu.
UTJ MK claims current law discriminates against men.
Driver of light armored vehicle carrying Combat Engineering personnel exits vehicle with grenade in hand; IDF: We do not yet understand the circumstances of this incident.
His joy came from seeing the movie take on a new life in this restored form.
By HANNAH BROWN
Carlos Santana was always a thornier issue. He performed in Israel in 1987, but a 2010 scheduled appearance was canned, with the official reason being schedule conflicts
By DAVID BRINN,KATHERINE KEENAN
"We have educated our youth that since the dawn of democracy the state takes precedence over the military," former defense minister Peretz says.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
While the probe into Netanyahu's fund-raising dealings are sourced locally and mostly internal, there are some external influences.
Rubio, 26, was visiting the French Riviera city on his way back to the US from Israel when the brutal attack that killed up to 84 people occurred.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Following the massacre, Army Radio reported that no Israelis were harmed in the tragedy. They added, however, that five members of the Jewish community in Nice had been injured in the attack.
By DANIEL J. ROTH,ARIEL WHITMAN
Four of the 2011 demonstrators who are MKs today put blame on Netanyahu for skyrocketing prices.
Military: Kaminer is unfit for duty; Kaminer: This is a small victory that allows me to become a free human being.
Disturbing the Peace will be shown next Thursday evening on the wall of the Jerusalem security barrier for residents of the West Bank.
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
Katsav has served five years of his seven year term for rape and other sex-related offense following his conviction in December 2010.
Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit announced earlier this week that he had ordered an initial probe of Netanyahu as part of a wider unspecified investigation.
By GIL HOFFMAN,DANIEL J. ROTH
Thank 'the Lord': 'Keeping up with the Kardashians' clan seems to be keeping up with Israel visits.
Dawson is currently playing for the Washington Wizards in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, hoping to be handed an opportunity by the Wizards or any other team that might be impressed by his play.
By ALLON SINAI
Rise in Europe is directly linked to incitement we hear throughout the world, says NGO head.
Legislation would empower courts to order social media providers to remove terrorism-promoting content.
Knesset salute to IDF women overshadowed by Joint List MK snub
The law will not apply retroactively to actions MKs took before it passed.
Experts say a change is needed in the global approach to air travel security
Left-wing NGOs and the European countries who fund them are a regular punching bag for the governments run by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit late Sunday night confirmed that he had ordered an initial probe of Netanyahu as part of a wider unspecified probe.
iVoteIsrael was launched as a bi-partisan, not-for-profit effort, aiming to maximize the number of American citizens living in Israel voting in the presidential elections by absentee balloting.
Neither Elkin, nor Netanyahu's associates would confirm or deny a report in the Makor Rishon newspaper that Netanyahu threatened to fire Elkin for his rebellious behavior.
Netanyahu, during a cabinet meeting earlier Sunday morning, pointed out that the last visit by an Egyptian foreign minister was in 2007.
The initiative came after the candidate tweeted an image depicting Hillary Clinton against a backdrop of cash and a Star of David calling her the “most corrupt candidate ever.”
"There is a historic opportunity to push for a strategic rapprochement with Arab countries who oppose Iran and have common interests with Israel," according to the Netanyahu source.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Netanyahu denied any wrongdoing, according to Channel 10.
Islamic State claimed responsibility earlier in the day for the attack by the axe-wielding Afghan refugee, according to its online Amaq news agency.
The technical study group from Turkey’s Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources is visiting the Gaza Strip to assess the coastal enclave’s energy needs.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Hossein Salami is deputy head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, which is under the command of the country’s Supreme Leader.
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
The Gaza terrorist organization has made a number of tunnels it dug for cross-border attacks on Israeli civilian communities into a new summer attraction.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Presenting Israel to the world through the looking glass of technology and innovation.
By GIDI MARK
It should be remembered that until recently, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan supported Islamic State (ISIS) against Syria’s Bashar Assad, before it turned against him.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
Jewish-revered sites such as the Cave of the Patriarchs and the Tomb of Rachel have been rebaptised in UNESCO as mosques.
By SHIMON SAMUELS
I really don’t understand Meretz leader MK Zehava Gal-On.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Members of the LGBT community have prepared a joyful celebration that otherwise marks one year since the brutal stabbing murder of 16-year-old Shira Banki.
There were no bleeding hearts – certainly no Jews – who minimized the malevolence of the Nazis. Evil was evil.
By ISI LEIBLER
Emek Refaim has developed over the past three decades into an attractive, cosmopolitan and successful venue for hundreds of thousands of Jerusalemites and tourists.
When Abbas made the allegation, the Chronicle kept mum.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
The Orthodox community must identify these indications not just for the sake of reconciliation but for its own perpetuation.
By SHALOM HAMMER
Unlike Trump, Pence, 57, is a genuine right-wing ideologue and has a long record to prove it.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
The video is part of an exhibition that Hamas has created to boost its image among the Palestinian population, which also includes a display of firearms that were used to kill Jews.
By MICHAEL FREUND
The main problem with the logic of the campaign is that Israel’s control over Palestinian territories will never end without an Israeli-Palestinian agreement.
By GERSHON BASKIN
For years Poles have insisted that they resent being painted with the same brush as the Nazis.
By MICAH HALPERN
The funding comes from foreign governments, principally the US, UK, Denmark and other EU countries, to the Palestinian Authority and the Palestine Liberation Organization.
By ALAN BAKER
One wonders which of the two best reflects the reality in Sussiya.
If Jerusalem were Hollywood, we noble residents would be opposing evil corporate suits.
By GIL TROY
It is a day to remember that global Islamic terror sponsored by Iran remains a threat to the Western world just as it was in 1994.
The sight of Beinart and his comrades locking hands and singing Debbie Friedman songs in Hebron was so absurd it was funny.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
As far as the IBA is concerned, “final” is not much more than a word in the dictionary.
You praised the rabbinate for “connecting the Jewish state with Judaism.” Sadly, you are wrong, for the monopolistic and coercive rabbinate is alienating Israeli Jews from Judaism.
By URI REGEV
It turns out that the terrorists who carried out the Sarona attack were not part of a larger cell or network, but working on their own.
By LIOR AKERMAN
China’s stance is not merely an instinctive reaction to a total denial of China’s territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests in the South China Sea. It has a legal basis.
By ZHAN YONGXIN
Let’s allow our judicial system to do its job. Judgment will be rendered in a court of law, not in your newspaper.
The Valley of the Cross became a four-lane parking lot, as were Gaza Road, Golomb, and the Begin Highway.
There is a long-standing pattern of the US benefiting from Israeli innovations.
By JOHN GOLAN
For the sake of understanding one can divide the Middle East states into two main categories, namely the pillars and those which are between the pillars, the fillers.
By SARDAR AZIZ
Despite all the deaths and trauma and tears and loss, we refuse to lose our collective temper.
By STEWART WEISS
Surely even those who fault families like the Ariels for living in the biblical hills of Hebron can see where the evil lies in this story.
By BARBARA SOFER
Kaine is a centrist Democrat with pro-Israel credentials who has visited the Jewish state on multiple occasions.
By MICHAEL WILNER,DANIEL J. ROTH
An activist in the 1960s, Alinsky wrote the 1971 book “Rules for Radicals,” a guide to left-wing activism.
Jonathan Sarna, historian and author of American Judaism: A History, said that "America First" is a term remembered "for its use of anti-Semitism to advance the cause of isolationism."
Republican convention to get under way tomorrow.
Friedman asserted that both Israeli and Palestinian majorities now prefer "Israeli rule to a nascent Palestinian state."