02.25.2017 | 29 Shevat, 5777
Former senior PA official: 'Hamas is willing to go back to '67 borders'
Lebanese media claims Israel threw smoke bombs across the border fence
According to foreign reports: Israel's covert missions undergo a change
Hamas denies allegation that UNRWA employee was elected to Hamas leadership
New Zealand surprised Israel by sponsoring anti-settlement UN resolution
One Israeli killed and eight injured in car accident in Cuba
Israeli star Casspi cut from NBA's Pelicans after suffering injury
Compromises from Israel necessary for peace, but not on security, Pence says
Israel: Human Rights Watch is ‘propaganda' group, can’t have workers permit
UN: Israeli culture of impunity boosted by Hebron shooter's lenient sentence
Former PM slams A-G Mandelblit for 'not doing enough' in Netanyahu probe
It's official: Coldplay is coming to Israel
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Indian restaurant Mau Pau in Tel Aviv packs a punch
Gershwin’s plenty of something
Yellow-and-blue has chance for 1st
CSKA sends Maccabi Tel Aviv to another Euroleague defeat
Beersheba knocked out of Europa League
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
‘$3.75 billion investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
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
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Deepening ties Down Under
Column One: Toward a true US-Israel partnership
Letters to the editor: Readers react to sentencing of Elor Azaria
Rushing to conclusions
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills 42
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree
Palestinians throw shoes at Trump poster to mark Hebron street closure
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
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?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
Texas school teacher fired for 'kill some Jews' tweet
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Report: Attackers saw off Jewish man’s finger, beat his brother near Paris
French aliya climbs amid rise in antisemitism
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal, make it 'top of the pack'
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
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
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
We asked, you answered: a weekly roundup from the JPost Twitter
Mastering the art of reinventing yourself
Parashat Mishpatim: Justice and compassion – can they go together?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
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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
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
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’
Who decides when Iran has gone nuclear enough to attack?
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
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Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
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
J Street's 2017 National Conference
Politically correct Jewish actions strengthen anti-Semitic forces
How Samantha met Adrian
Dozens of Arab Israeli social media users took to Facebook to speak out against the ramming attack.
By EINAT OLIVIER
Out of the 175,000 active IDF soldiers are several hundred Arab Israelis who have chosen to serve.
A Jewish customer of the popular Israeli cafe franchise believed that two Arab employees were speaking about the customer in Arabic.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Thousands pray at Western Wall without incident; Jerusalem deputy mayor calls for cancellation of all Arab construction in capital, deportation of terrorists’ families.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
But Israel must meet preconditions, minister says.
By ADAM RASGON
Speaking at a meeting in Ramallah, the PA president also mentioned that Israeli Arabs can become a source for peace between the two sides of the conflict.
By HERB KEINON
Over the past decade, 2,641 of the 7,168 applications were approved, for an acceptance rate of 36.8 percent. By contrast, in 2015 the acceptance rate was 2.9 percent.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The third murderer was not sentenced and is still attempting an insanity plea.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
CEO of Statnet polling institute said results found more than 100,000 Arabs do not have the ability to buy medicine, clothing or food.
"I did not educate him in such a way," the suspect's father said, "and I am deeply sorry by what he has done."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
40-year-old woman spied on Haifa installations, train station, and court on behalf of Gazan jihadist group, Shin Bet says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Around 100 Israeli Arabs demonstrated illegally in Ramle and threw rocks at security forces that dispersed the demonstration.
By BEN HARTMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
Joint List source: No talks behind the scenes to calm situation.
User posts "The Bilingual School - May Their Names be Erased" on navigation app before company deletes post.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
In the survey of 400 Jewish and Israeli teens, 27% of Arab Israelis reported never having spoken with a Jewish youth.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Incident under investigation by the education ministry
Sami Miaari says that “the big drug pharmaceutical companies are not hiring Arabs.”
La mendicité forcée des enfants palestiniens
By MICHÈLE MAZEL
The prime minister's election day faux pas has been deliberately misconstrued by omitting its second half
By EVELYN GORDON
The Federation Movement is adamant that there is no way to divide the city of Jerusalem again.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The Israel Festival’s Nekudat Mifgash tries to recreate the halcyon days when Arabs and Jews enjoyed a slice of watermelon together in no-man’s-land.
By BARRY DAVIS
Arieh King is trying to get citizenship for one-third of the city’s population to enable them to leave the city... he hopes.
Political violence overtakes this pastoral neighborhood on the Mount of Olives once again.
By MOSHE STEINMETZ
With inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr., Joint List chairman Ayman Odeh discusses ambitions for combating incitement and forging a more integrated Israel.
Residents of a Galilee Beduin village fight for a 2-kilometer access road.
By DAVID BRINN
Plans call for 400 residents to be removed to make way for Jewish town.
By BEN LYNFIELD
‘In Between’ tells a new story.
By HANNAH BROWN
Layan Nasser laid to rest in Tira; funeral attended by several Joint List MKs, but not by any representatives of the government.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Even though Israeli-Arabs make up about 21% of the population in Israel, more than 50% of murders and attempted murders occur in the sector.
Haifa’s A-Sham Food Festival pairs Jewish and Arab chefs to offer a modern twist on traditional Arab recipes.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Community leaders from Gilo and Beit Safafa came together to formulate a plan to allow the Muezzin to continue without disturbing others.
By JEREMY SHARON
"If the leaders of the country incite, what will average citizens say?"
Defendants stabbed, burned, tore pictures of Duma victims.
Leaders say apologizing for 48 people killed is not enough.
According to data released last week by the Central Bureau of Statistics, 69% of Arab-Israelis surveyed have a negative view of the police.
At Abu Sharkh’s funeral on Sunday, a loud protest erupted as some of the attendees shouted that the police do not properly investigate murders and too often blame family members.
Wednesday night’s event was unique because it was organized by the Likud and intended to persuade Arab Muslims to support the party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Cities like Umm al-Fahm illustrate the growing lawlessness in parts of the Arab community, which makes up 20 percent of Israel's population and frequently complains of discrimination.
Among Beduin communities of the Negev, horse racing is an integral part of the culture.
By JOSH SOLOMON
Ayman Sikseck writes in his ‘stepmother tongue,’ Hebrew, to make himself, and his fellow Arab-Israelis, present in Israeli society.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
Odeh asserted in the Monday meeting that it is time for Israel to treat Palestinian citizens as equals and as a national minority with “real democracy and real citizenship” and not dismissively as “Israeli-Arabs.”
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The NGO sent a letter to Health Minister Yaakov Litzman on Monday raising these issues.
The program received a boost with the launch two weeks ago of a Hebrew database of dozens of Arab experts in various fields.
Head of the District Court, Judge Avraham Avraham said that the prospective buyers all issued identical or nearly identical bids, “seriously impairing the principle of equality”.
By BEN HARTMAN
Opposition leader involved in car accident.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Arab Israelis monitoring implementation of budget deal that grants them around 10-15 billion shekels.
A poll presented on Channel 2’s “Meet the Press” Saturday night found that only a third (34 percent) of Israelis support separating Jews and Arabs in maternity wards.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Branded as the Agency's “Global Tikkun Olam initiative,” project Ten sends Jewish youth to work in vulnerable communities around the world and in Israel.
By SAM SOKOL
There are women Qadis in Egypt, Jordan, Sudan, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates and even the Palestinian Authority.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
According to Channel 10, authorities are now searching the home of the family of the gunman.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The CHE seeks to either open a new campus branch of an existing recognized and budgeted university in an Arab town or turn an existing Arab teaching college into a general academic college.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The difference is so significant, the researchers said, that it would be worthwhile for the Arab caregivers to train others to make their own care more humane.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Muslim officer helped gain intelligence on rioters, drug dealers.
Meitzav test shows academic achievement gaps between Hebrew-speaking and Arabic-speaking students.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Israeli Democracy Index for 2015 pinpoints polarization between country’s Jews and Arabs
Plan to shut funding gaps expected to go through despite involvement of some Arab citizens in recent terrorist attacks.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Joint List chief Ayman Odeh to meet Netanyahu on Monday.
A new study by Jerusalem’s Taub Center found large differences in salaries between Jewish female pharmacists and their Arab-Israeli counterparts, apparently due to differences in seniority.
The Arab Higher Monitoring Committee is an organization that coordinates Arab political action and is made up of Arab MKs, municipal leaders, and other community figures.
Program for talented youth has turned out over 40,000 grads, a figure it thought would take 2 decades.
Ayoub is a lawyer and an engineer who hosts three shows on the Arabic radio station A-Shams.
Despite numerous lawsuits filled against a number of businesses, the court found that plaintiffs rights were violated when his Arab origins were used as a pretext not to hire him.
The court appeared to have downplayed the importance of deterring others like Magamseh from joining IS in the future.
An Arab museum of contemporary art opens in Sakhnin.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Dr. Mordechai Kedar to ‘Post’: Arab bloc is full of contradictions that will prevent it from becoming a formidable force in Israeli politics.
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Usfiya’s Druse residents are so hospitable it’s even fun to get lost in the Mount Carmel village.
By MEITAL SHARABI
We have our very own Middle Eastern style of Christmas right here at home in towns like Nazareth.
It took a cardiac arrest to open up Larry Rich’s eyes to how the Emek Medical Center in Afula is helping Israelis and Arabs work together for the common good of humanity
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
The city of Ramle has undergone a significant transformation over the last five years and is now a popular tourist attraction.
How Juha’s Guesthouse helped revive the coastal village of Jisr e-Zarka.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Negev Beduin communities are opening their doors to welcome guests over Succot for the third annual ‘desert magic’ festival.
BESA director Efraim Inbar: The best situation is to be the majority group in a country, and have the guns.
Mock ISIS bills found in town in northern Israel.
According to reports in the Israeli Arab news media, the family members of the three youths have been trying to track their movements and prevent them from crossing the border into Syria.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Hussein Shakra carries a knife kit to and from culinary school - and a letter authorizing him to do so; Police: Nobody should be carrying knives around.
By AMY SPIRO
Netanyahu's Arab policy is full of hateful and vindictive rhetoric but
features affirmative action and unprecedented economic investment.
The contradiction is indicative of a broader pattern.
By DANNY ORBACH
Even under the worst circumstances, Arabs, Muslim and Christian alike, are not immune to liberal attitudes.
By AMNON RUBINSTEIN
Statistics are already telling us that a majority of young Jews do not believe in equal rights for Arabs or in democracy for all.
By DANA WEISS
We cannot allow extremist leaders to dictate our future.
By DOV LIPMAN
Secrecy still shrouds events from six decades ago.
Among the survey’s respondents, Israel’s Arab citizens are by far the most optimistic about a shared future.
By YEDIDIA Z. STERN
The UN authorized the creation of the State of Israel on condition it respect minority rights. It cannot renege on its promise to the world.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The present situation is truly quite sad.
By STEPHEN G. DONSHIK
Those who violate the law should be prosecuted, convicted and censured without exception and without fear. Those who do not should have the same rights and opportunities as the rest of us.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Two thirds of Israeli Arabs say that their Knesset representatives are not advancing their interests.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The discrimination in budgets for the prevention and treatment of violence against women cries out to the heavens.
By RAWNAK NATOUR
Arab elected officials have disappointed the public time after time with their lack of professionalism in how they lead their constituents toward political change.
By SAMI MIAARI
"What African- Americans demanded in the civil rights years was a share of the promise of America. What Israel’s Arabs seek is for Israel to be fundamentally different."
By DANIEL GORDIS
Every Israeli is a ‘settler’ and every ‘settler’ is a legitimate target.
By ITAMAR MARCUS,NAN JACQUES ZILBERDIK
Israel, for its part, should welcome a token amount of refugees into Israel as a gesture of goodwill and neighborliness in hopes of improving the poisoned relations with Arabs in the region.
By NOAH SLEPKOV
"There are three things here: the Palestinian flag, the Israeli standard of living, and self-respect; It’s not possible to have more than two of them at the same time."
By GILAD SHARON