02.26.2017 | 30 Shevat, 5777
Dershowitz calls on banks to close accounts that boycott Israel
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
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem snaps skid in Rishon
Soccer: Mac Tel Aviv tied on points with Beersheba
Casspi waived by New Orleans Pelicans after breaking thumb
Foreign Ministry likely to declare strike
New Zealand surprised Israel by sponsoring anti-settlement UN resolution
Israel: Human Rights Watch is ‘propaganda' group, can’t have workers permit
UN: Israeli culture of impunity boosted by Hebron shooter's lenient sentence
The quiet comeback of Mel Gibson
Dance review: One. One & One
Coldplay arrives in Israel to scout possible concert locations
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Israeli star Casspi cut from NBA's Pelicans after suffering injury
Study may lead to new strategies to combat bacterial infection
The damage that could stem from lack of movement
New Worlds: Crystallization made crystal clear
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
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
Fundamentally Freund: Operation Menashe 2017 is underway
February 26, 2017: Selecting judges
The uphill battle over returning to Jerusalem
Shot in the foot
Iraqi forces advance past Mosul airport, pushing into city’s west
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
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
'Impact of BDS is worse than most people realize'
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
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
Donald Trump and American Jews: The first good week?
US Democrats pick Perez over Ellison to lead party
Pence's Twitter blunder: whose flag is it, anyway?
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
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
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
We asked, you answered: a weekly roundup from the JPost Twitter
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
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
25 year after Khojaly genocide: 'the unforgettable facts between denial and historical justice'
Squaring the two-state circle
J Street's 2017 National Conference
Though once committed to quickly moving America's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Trump administration is now approaching the subject with more caution.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Former NY mayor notes Washington's no-comment on settlement construction announcement move a stark contrast to Obama's reflexive condemnations.
By HERB KEINON
Trump, for his part, said at several points during his campaign for president that he would work toward peace between Israelis and Palestinians– "the deal of all deals."
By MICHAEL WILNER
Joint investigation concludes curriculum based on incitement against Israel.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Owner, who planned appeal, says bulldozer arrival shocked him
"The mayor is advancing a racist policy that is unacceptable to most Israelis to make personal political gains," says Free Jerusalem.
Glick said that the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War should also be "the year of sovereignty."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
‘Hezbollah, Hamas and the Iranian government, which is the source of global terrorism, are on my mind much more than where the US Embassy is,’ says one man.
2015 Rosh Hashana attack killed 64-year-old Armon Hanatziv resident, seriously wounded his 2 daughters.
A Jerusalem Magistrate's Court judge decided to release three of the terrorist's alleged accomplices but extended the remand of two others. 9 friends and family members of Fadi al-Qunbar were arrested following Jan. 8 attack.
"People need to consider if it’s worth one Israeli, Palestinian or American life to move the embassy to Jerusalem.”
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Palestinian movement's spokesman charges that “all chances for peace and stability will be lost” if Trump follows through with campaign pledge to move mission.
By ADAM RASGON
US court ruling made on grounds that Tehran and Damascus provide financial backing to the Palestinian terrorist group, to which the attacker belonged.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Four Arabs apprehended in Old City for spray-painting graffiti praising killer.
Abbas and and a number of his advisors have warned that moving the embassy would lead to instability and insecurity.
Jerusalem court extends by a week the remand of 5 members of the attacker's family.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
"You cannot expect a young cadet to operate like an infantry soldier at the scene of a terror attack if he was never trained to do so."
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
"The message of our Islamic party Hamas is a message of encouragement and support for every jihadi who carries out an attack that puts an end to the acts of the Zionist enemy."
All victims below the age of 22, three women, one man.
Qanbar, who comes from the nearby Jebl Mukaber neighborhood, was not a member of a “militant” organization or a violent person, a relative of his told Israel Radio.
"We know the identity of the attacker, and all signs suggest that he was an Islamic State supporter."
Entrepreneurs and international industry leaders gather in Jerusalem for OurCrowd Global Investor Summit.
By SHARON UDASIN
The sleepy capital is becoming a hi-tech hub to be reckoned with.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
“All the lessons were learned and all changes required to prevent such an incident from happening again were made.”
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The lack of affordable workspace is causing a talent drain, as artists are forced to pull up their stakes in the city and find more viable places to create.
By BARRY DAVIS
Mayor Nir Barkat made it clear that the city and the police will not tolerate any festive event intended to glorify or celebrate terrorists.
By PEGGY CIDOR
No wonder Central Bureau of Statistics figures show a new peak in the number of Jerusalemites leaving Jerusalem.
"We’ll get this money in the end, but it will be like putting a Band-Aid on a serious wound..."
VALENTINE’S DAY does not necessarily comprise red roses, champagne and heart-shaped pastries. It can also have an aura of mystery, lust and even murder.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The impact of the much speculated-upon move of the US embassy to Jerusalem.
By GOL KALEV
All sides in the struggle over the strike agree: We’re talking about Israel’s largest city, but first and foremost,
also its poorest.
Getting to know the sometimes-heated inner workings
of the city’s local planning and construction committee.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Changes to bus routes in the area.
By SYBIL EHRLICH
News brief from the Jerusalem area.
"People are looking in our direction now to find that modest kind of look, which is very interesting to see."
The comments evinced heavy criticism from President Reuven Rivlin, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and ultra-Orthodox political leaders.
By JEREMY SHARON
The ultimate sophisticated “staycation”
By SHAWN RODGERS
"This service should have been available years ago."
Reasons cited for leaving the capital included prohibitive housing costs, an increasingly intolerant religious presence, subpar municipal services, and relatively low wages.
The conference will be hosted by the Besheva Media Group and is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., bringing together the country’s preeminent leaders.
Breaking the Silence CEO Yuli Novak is scheduled to speak at the event and present the organization's new report, titled "The High Command."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Blue Line to begin construction in four years, will serve up to 250,000 residents from Gilo to Ramot.
Jerusalem Day Commemoration Ceremony to highlight JNF-USA missions.
By STEVE LINDE
“The consent of the finance minister sends a positive signal to make a significant step to solve the problem, and I welcome that.”
"The Ophel constituted an area of transition between the secular and the sacred, and the sacred and the secular."
Despite deal, many questions remain for budget and Barkat-Kahlon feud.
Multi-missions to mark 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification.
‘We thought it was like this all the time,’ tourist says
By DAVID BRINN
A year has lapsed since the cabinet approved an historic agreement over prayer rights in the Western Wall. Has anything really happened since?
The primer minister's remarks came after the co-chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel indicated that Netanyahu had urged Trump to delay the process of moving the US embassy.
The threat comes one year after a sanitation strike littered the capital and created health hazards.
NIS 2 million wireless network in all four quarters to aid millions of tourists, merchants and residents
"I am holding talks with government officials in the US and I know that they are serious about their intention," Nir Barkat says in regard to US President Donald Trump's pledge.
"We are at the very beginning stages of even discussing this subject," White House spokesman Sean Spicer said in a statement.
"The president has made clear that Israel has not gotten the respect it deserves."
According to WOW, some 50 women and 20 men went to the Western Wall this morning to pray but were instructed to open their coats upon arrival at the security check.
"[Obama] has surrendered to the Iranians and radical Islam, and abandoned Israel to a hostile UN."
During the night work, drivers are asked to avoid using Highway 1
Netanyahu's appointment was barred in past from public service stemming from perjury indictment
"This sort of intolerance will drive non-haredi people out of Jerusalem."
Neuman succeeds James S. Snyder, who is ending his 20-year tenure as director to assume the newly created role of international president.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The letter, which has not yet obtained any signatures, is addressed to the president-elect's transition team in Trump Tower.
US President-elect Donald Trump's team has reportedly informed regional allies of the plans.
By ARIEL WHITMAN
Crowds gather to commemorate Yael Yekutiel; Shir Hajaj; Shira Tzur and Erez Orbach.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ANNA AHRONHEIM
"We are striving to create the first-ever research and treatment center for maltreated kids."
After the greatest tourist hits, here are some of the deep cuts of Jerusalem.
By BEN FISHER
Looking at life in the Arab
neighborhoods of Jerusalem.
By CARMIT SAPIR WEITZ
Personal touches, local charm, and a dash of decadence set the Royal apart as a must-stay, whether for a romantic weekend, family vacation, or a welcome retreat from your business trip.
By ARIANE MANDELL
What will happen if local haredi leadership changes their approach and requests that non-kosher restaurants be barred from the shuk?
Will the Trump administration do good on its early promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem? And if so, what effect would it have on Israel and the region?
By DAVID PARSONS
A roundup of big essays on foreign policy and Western ideology.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
When you survive a terrorist attack, physical recovery is only the first step in
the healing process, and something as simple as a pillow could prove to be a
helpful companion for the rest of the way
By BARBARA SOFER
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
Palestinians are trying to rip the roots out of Zionism, Israel and Jerusalem; If there was no Temple, there is no Jewish claim to Jerusalem and Israel.
By MICAH HALPERN
These freedoms are rare in the Middle East, and Christians must support a government that gives its citizens these remarkable liberties.
By TIM HEAD
Jerusalem now more than ever needs a strong, determined opposition and we are looking forward to working for the residents of the city and not for a mayor who has lost his way.
By FLEUR HASSAN-NAHOUM
For weeks Barkat and his team had been peddling to us, his coalition partners, the idea of a strike as the only means of advancing negotiations with the Finance Ministry for the 2017 capital city grant.
Disgracefully, none of the 160 countries that currently have diplomatic relations with Israel have placed an embassy in Jerusalem.
By KENNETH BANDLER
Everything possible must be done to ease daily life for all residents of the city and allow the two communities to develop within the urban space through cooperation.
By YUDITH OPPENHEIMER
It’s a wonder that US passports for people born in Israel’s holy city don’t list them as having entered the world in “Occupied Jerusalem.”
By KENNETH LASSON
Israel is the front line. It doesn’t need world sympathy; it needs support.
By LIAT COLLINS
The failure by Abbas to condemn the attack by Monday night – more than 36 hours since it took place – is part of a culture of hate, violence and intransigence.
By JPOST EDITORIAL