Israel eager to put rift with Obama over Iran deal in past, Netanyahu says
Pressure grows on Netanyahu to act with 'iron fist' in light of Palestinian terror onslaught
Netanyahu says Israel's relationship with Russia is good
Netanyahu attacked by right-wing flank for 'not doing enough' against terror
A zest for life
A female prism on the Torah
Tel Aviv’s historic Great Synagogue has its eyes set on the future
Spotlight: Injured IDF officer Ziv Shilon goes the distance in inspirational Berlin marathon
Mac TA aims to cap perfect preseason in MSG finale
Mac TA back in first place, Mac Haifa finally off the mark
Maccabi Tel Aviv ready for Milano tests in Chicago, New York
The plight of agunot: The pen vs the chains
ISIS affiliated group in Gaza claims rocket attack on Israel
Israeli aircraft attack Hamas terror infrastructure in Gaza in response to rocket fire
Palestinians clash with IDF across West Bank after multiple deadly attacks on Israelis
Palestinian rocket lands in Israel near Gaza border
Israel announces series of punitive measures against Palestinian terrorism
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Jewish groups welcome announcement by Timmerman of EU anti-Semitism ‘czar’
Bill Clinton pays tribute to Anne Frank
FBI destroys evidence linked to Medicare fraud among Orthodox Jewish community in New York
Criminal complaint filed against German Mayor for anti-Israel and anti-Jewish hate
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
Obama and Zarif shake hands in New York, marking first such handshake in 30 years
'ISIS militants blow up ancient Arch of Triumph in Palmyra'
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Trump backs Russia, Iran efforts to fight ISIS
Trump: Middle East would be more stable if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power
Assad says Russian-Iranian campaign in Syria will decide fate of Middle East
British PM Cameron slams Russia for 'backing the butcher Assad'
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Beersheba students win top prize in Boston’s Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Israel steady at 27th in WEF Competitiveness Index, ranks 3rd for innovation
Qatar, UAE lead Israel in broadband
GLOBAL AGENDA: Junk train wreck
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
‘A win-win situation’
Unpublished tour guide stories: Escapades in Acre
Israel, the Jews and the European refugee crisis
Candidly Speaking: Jews, Islamophobia and compassion for refugees
Everyone is 'fighting Islamic State' – and they’re all lying
Letters to the Editor: October 4, 2015
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
Took a Hike
Classes for LGBT People Who Explore Converting to Judaism Open in Los Angeles
Silence is, sometimes, Golden
Teaching Biblical Hebrew
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
“WATCH: Highlights of 232 Olim Landing on the August 2015 Charter Flight”
Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.05.2015 | 22 Tishri, 5776
If attacked again, IDF should target groups’ leadership ranks, push Islamists out of their territorial bases, says ex-general and former national security adviser.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Yossi Peled: Israel owes general a tremendous moral debt.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The decision to evacuate civilians in the North stems from expert assessments according to which the next round of fighting with Hezbollah will seriously disrupt the daily routine within Israel.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Security source says that the Islamic Jihad organization with the financial backing and the direction of Iran was responsible for the rocket fire.
By BEN HARTMAN
Army planners understand that the next military action in the North will be the most difficult we will ever know.
"The explosives belonged to Hezbollah and were set to be detonated remotely. Iran stood behind the operation," IDF source says.
Nasrallah, who gave the speech from his hiding place, praised "the heroes of the resistance who fought to their last drop of blood in July 2006."
By MAARIV ONLINE
Hezbollah reportedly arrests Israeli spy.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The initial report was made by Naharnet News Agency.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Israeli former top aide said to have been involved in supplying arms to Assad’s opponents.
An IDF spokeswoman said the army does not comment on foreign reports.
Operation on the Lebanese border is a fight for hearts and minds, as well as for territory
By ALEX YOUNG/THE MEDIA LINE
Reports of Israeli strikes in eastern Lebanon near Syrian border.
During the 1982 invasion of Lebanon, the IDF captured Beaufort from Palestine Liberation Organization fighters, who had controlled the area since 1976.
If conflict were to break out, artillery units will have to accompany maneuvering forces over the border rather than provide supporting fire, as they did last summer.
The cross-border raid resulted in Hezbollah taking Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev captive, triggering the Second Lebanon War.
The commander of the IDF's Galilee Formation, Brig.-General Moni Katz, gave an interview to Army Radio on Wednesday.
Officer was part of force attempting to evacuate a bulldozer that was stuck; IDF does not return fire following the incident.
By BEN HARTMAN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Javier Soria Toledo was killed as Israel responded to a Hezbollah missile attack that killed two IDF soldiers near the border with Lebanon.
The Shi'ite group's leader, Hassan Nasrallah, gave a televised address in Lebanon in which he extolled the "fusion of Lebanese-Iranian blood on Syrian territory."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Hezbollah working to turn reality in north to that which prevails in south Lebanon, Liberman says.
EU chief speaks after Hezbollah hit two Israeli military vehicles with anti-tank missiles, killing two IDF soldiers and wounding seven on the Israeli side of the Lebanese border.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says Israel received a message — via UNIFIL — that Hezbollah was not interested in further escalation.
“Whoever is behind today’s attack will pay the full price,” premier said during consultations with defense chiefs.
Targeted vehicles were two kilometers away from the Lebanese border.
At least seven IDF soldiers were injured in the attack which took place just before noon in the Mt. Dov region.
Official Lebanese news agency had reported that soldier was kidnapped in attack on IDF vehicle on Lebanese border.
One Spanish UN peacekeeper was killed in the Israeli return fire, and Israel has apologized for the incident, the source said.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Winners of the 2014 President’s Citation, Lt.-Col. Rafi Goldstein and the 134th Battalion stay focused on protecting the Lebanese border.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Sayyed Muhammad Ali Husseini preaches inter-faith tolerance in multi-lingual Facebook messages.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Within the past few weeks not only has Hamas’s military wing been branded a terrorist organization by Egypt, but Hezbollah and its leader have been roundly condemned.
By NEVILLE TELLER
International law is not a suicide pact.
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
For many Armenians, the genocide of 1915 is not a thing of the past. Lebanon is now hosting a number of Syrian Armenian refugees who have been forced to flee fighting in neighboring Syria.
"Make it clear to them [Hezbollah] that if war erupts, their leaders will have to flee Lebanon to live,’ former IDF deputy chief of staff Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yair Naveh says.
Lebanese Druse MP called on Israeli brethren to support Joint Arab List in upcoming elections, drawing a stern rebuke from Sheikh Moafaq Tarif.
Officers from the secretive Cyber Defense unit tell 'Post' about the daily need to stay one step ahead of sophisticated cyber enemies, who seek to target IDF networks.
Col. Aviram Hasson, of the Defense Ministry's missile defense administration says Hezbollah gets a lot of accurate weapons from Iran.
Hezbollah has range of surface to sea missiles; Yakhont can be used as surface to surface missile to hit Tel Aviv, source warns.
Following death of Spanish UNIFIL peacekeeper, Ya'alon tells Spain's defense minister Israel is investigating incident, will cooperate with UNIFIL and Spanish officers.
Defense minister urges Israelis to visit Golan, Hermon
By HERB KEINON
Senior IDF officials don't believe long-term exchange of blows will come to an end, irrespective of short-term lulls in violence.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
FM warns that ignoring strike that killed 2 soldiers Wednesday would support a situation in which the Shi'ite terror group can strengthen arms capacity.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Military sources say drilling being carried out in response to request by local residents; add that no underground passageways have yet been located.
A strike against Hezbollah on the Golan might prove to have been a miscalculation.
Charlestein is an honorary member of the IDF Medical Corps and proudly wears her uniform when traversing the country to thank, salute, comfort, hug and sing for soldiers.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps official say improved drones have a flying range of 3,000 km round-trip.
Lahad headed the pro-Israel militia, the South Lebanon Army, from 1984 until the Israeli withdrawal from its security zone in south Lebanon in May 2000.
By ARIK BENDER
The #buypens movement is raising money to help a Syrian refugee who is a single father of two.
Sources say protests took a turn when Hezbollah activists became involved.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Protesters blame political feuding and corruption for the failure to resolve the waste crisis that has in recent weeks left piles of uncollected trash festering in the summer sun.
Riot police bearing batons appear to swing toward the live TV correspondent, who gets pushed to the front line of clashes with protesters.
Al-Akhbar: Hezbollah continues its battles with “the enemy,” some of which are offensive in nature, and others defensive.
"The United States is the Great Satan before and after the deal," says leader of Lebanese Shi'ite terror group in first remarks since nuclear accord was reached.
Mounting piles of garbage festering in the summer heat are triggering health warnings and protests by residents furious their government failed to avoid the crisis.
Youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize calls on world leaders to invest in "books not bullets."
The former popular resort city of Zabadani is one of the rebels' last strongholds along the border.
Walid Jumblatt, a member of Lebanon’s parliament and the head of the Progressive Socialist Party, says "I don’t want at any price the so-called help of the Israelis."
After his release from an Israeli prison Kuntar became a senior official in Hezbollah, the Lebanese Shi'ite movement.
By YOSSI MELMAN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
A massacre by Nusra Front gunmen claimed the lives of 25 Druse villagers in Idlib earlier this week.
The current situation in Qalamoun has pitted multiple extremist organizations against one another in a bloody conflagration.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Death toll of Shi'ite Lebanese group up to 22, while the number of Sunni jihadists killed is estimated to be in the hundreds.
Iranian-backed Hezbollah has backed Syrian President Bashar Assad in his country's civil war.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Leader of Lebanese Shi'ite organization calls for countrymen to "end their silence and confront the [infidel] threat" posed by Islamic State, Syrian rebel groups.
The Hezbollah leader said that now is the time for mobilization. He called on everyone "who enjoys a reputation of integrity" to contribute.
Senior defense sources discuss the implications of recent losses suffered by the Assad regime.
Senior Hezbollah official: “The biggest loser, however, is Israel, which was betting on ISIS and the Nusra Front to drain Lebanon, the resistance, the people and the Army.”
Syrian sites say the Hezbollah leader is still in a Beirut hospital, under medical supervision and care.
Al-Qaida’s Nusra Front in the Qalamoun region promises to “eradicate” Islamic State “because there is no longer any other option.”
Fighters from pro-Assad Lebanese terror group clash with gunmen from opponents of Damascus regime - Nusra Front.
Both Assad and Hezbollah have been fighting against a Sunni Islamist dominated opposition, which includes various jihadi groups such as al-Qaida’s Nusra Front and Islamic State.
According to Jane’s Defence Weekly, the runway was built in the northern Bekaa Valley, just 10 kilometers south of the Lebanese village of Hermel.
The moderate Sunni bloc is being threatened not only by the Sunni extremists, but also by Hezbollah.
The agreement calls for France to provide Lebanon with warplanes and cruisers. Lebanon is also due to receive armored vehicles, seven helicopters, and light aircraft.
Once thought of as the ‘axis of resistance’ against Israel, Hezbollah's intervention, coupled with ally's brutal siege on Yarmouk, has damaged movement’s popularity among Palestinians from Syria.
By THE MEDIA LINE/HUGO EL-SHAMMAH
The Lebanese newspaper al-Joumhouria reported that the Israeli intelligence agency had recruited the guard’s wife four years ago
Russia's ambassador to Lebanon claims that Syrian government is defending itself with Hezbollah’s help from a “terrorist offensive.”
“The assaults that Hezbollah is committing against Sunnis in Syria are not a secret anymore... Our target at this stage is to attack the Iranian party's strongholds.”
The government of President Bashar Assad has used aircraft in its efforts to quell a rebellion launched by a coalition of secular and religious Sunnis seeking to install a new regime in Damascus.
As of mid-February, the Tribunal has heard oral testimony from 47 witnesses and has admitted into evidence written statements of 56 others.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Lebanon's security forces carried out a maneuver to counter militants near the border, a mission that, according to a source belonging to the security establishment, may prove to be a prelude to more actions in several hilltop positions around Ras-Baalbek.
UNIFIL officers are quoted by The Daily Star as saying that they believe the Spanish peacekeeper fell victim to the so-called “Hannibal Procedure.”
Kerry: Hariri "stood for peaceful change and the resolution of differences through conversations - not carnage."
Besides the message for the people of Israel and for Netanyahu, the media reports of the joint Mossad-CIA mission also serve Israeli security interests.
Washington Post report says senior Iranian general could also have been killed in joint operation but, the operatives did not have "legal authority to kill him."
Liberman said Israel holds the Lebanese government responsible for any attack executed from Lebanon.
“Today’s development indicates that Hezbollah is more and more expanding its regional schemes against the Lebanese state,” Christian leader Samir Geagea said.
UNIFIL says working with all parties, urging "maximum restraint" to prevent further escalation.
ZouBisou on Ben Yehuda's first theme night was filled with belly dancing and tasty Arab cusine.
By ARIEL COHEN,ELIA BERGER
Buoyant and creative, Lebanese society sadly suffers from political paralysis without end.
By MORDECHAI NISAN
The suffering imposed upon Gal Hirsch and his family reflects a troubling breakdown of values.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
The main threat from Syria is that the fighting between these groups will spill over into Israeli territory.
By LIOR AKERMAN
Israel’s supreme interest is to expand the period of time between conflicts and not to narrow it; there is no need to display on every occasion our ability to reap destruction.
By NACHMAN SHAI