04.29.2016 | 21 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Bikini blunder?: Bar Refaeli swimsuit collection accused of copying $11 eBay design
Analysis: Are US, Israel winning or losing newest cyber battles
Police suspect Ma'aleh Adumim man shot and killed terminally ill wife, before killing self
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
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Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Five years on, Jordan grapples with Syrian refugee crisis
Explosion in Turkey's Bursa caused by female suicide bomber
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
South African president in Iran to develop ties
US to buy heavy water from Iran's nuclear program in $8.6m deal
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Potential Jewish NFL pick chooses latkes all year long
A new arrival to Calcutta gives its Jewish population a bump, to 9
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Hundreds attend 1st Jewish film festival in Casablanca
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Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
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Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
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TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
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Trump slams 'B-actor' with 'no mojo'
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הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
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International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
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An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
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The movement has sent a letter to the Israel boycott office in the Lebanese Economic Ministry, to inform officials that the film stars an Israeli actress.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The clip shows images of Hezbollah gunmen in action during the 2006 war with Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The maritime border dispute between Israel and Lebanon revolves around Lebanon's rejection of the maritime agreement signed between Israel and Cyprus in 2011
In discussions over the Lebanese school curriculum, a number of teachers opposed the inclusion of the phrase "animosity toward the oppressing Zionist entity."
Hezbollah leader threatens that if a future war breaks out with Israel, his terrorist group won't refrain from striking nuclear facilities.
Hezbollah has the capability to rain thousands of rockets and missiles on Israel in one day.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
A Lebanese national accused of collaborating with Mossad told a military tribunal that Arad died two years after falling into captivity.
Terrorist chief vows to bomb Haifa’s ammonia storage tanks.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Pro-Syrian government military sources reportedly deny any armed Israeli strike in Syrian territory.
By REUTERS,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Hezbollah's al-Manar TV denied reports and claimed that "Israel did not launch attacks against bases of the Syrian army and the Resistance in the region of Qutayfah."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MAAYAN GROISMAN
Chemical threat has declined, but conventional rocket threat has risen, leading Home Front Command to convert the role of battalions.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
No known injuries in attack; according to Lebanese news outlets, the IDF fired 20 shells toward the vicinity of Sheba Farms, which is also known as Har Dov.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Three rockets were fired from southern Lebanon and were believed to have fallen in open territory in the North. The IDF responded with artillery fire.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The army said that it sees "the Lebanese army as responsible for activities in Lebanon and will continue to act against any attempt to harm Israeli sovereignty and the security of its citizens."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Ahmed Bahr, a senior Hamas official, said that the assassination would only strengthen the “resistance” against Israel.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The explosion occurred near village of Burj al-Moulok, located near Lebanese-Israeli border.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The two sides discussed ways of coordinating their moves against Islamic State, among other things, sources close to Hezbollah said.
Nasrallah said that Israel was "a tool of the West" that was acting as a "subcontractor for US hegemony in the Middle East."
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.
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.
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
The resolution also stated that no armed forces other than the UN Interim Force in Lebanon and the Lebanese army would be posted south of the Litani River.
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
Senior official of Shi'ite Lebanese group tells local media that secret relations between Riyadh and Jerusalem led to the Saudi decision to classify Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.
The US Supreme Court generally defers to the executive on cases delving into foreign policy, especially if Congress stands with the executive.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The prostitution network, revealed by the Lebanese police in the coastal city of Jounieh, north of Beirut, included 75 women, most of them Syrian.
"By default we're abandoning Lebanon to Iran," said a senior European diplomat. "It's a big blow to Lebanon."
The Lebanese media claims that the main stronghold of the Resistance Brigades is the southern region connecting Sidon and Beirut, which is home to many poor and unemployed people.
Protesters attacked the Beirut office of Saudi-owned newspaper 'Asharq al-Awsat' on Friday in response to a cartoon published by the paper criticizing the Lebanese state.
Nasrallah’s threats to Israel are designed to remind the organization’s supporters and critics that the bedrock of its existence is the principle of resistance, i.e., the struggle against Israel.
By OMER EINAV
“The time has come for the Security Council to respond firmly against Hezbollah’s repeated threats against the citizens of Israel and its ongoing military buildup,” writes Danny Danon to UNSC.
Lebanese telecommunications minister stated that by providing illegal internet services to Lebanese websites, Israel might spy on Lebanon's official institutions.
The "captive air training missiles" did not have a warhead, rocket or guidance system and was said to be headed to the United States after being used to train the Lebanese Armed Forces.
The intelligence department claimed that Hezbollah, in cooperation with forces in the Lebanese army, plans to initiate a wave of attacks against its own facilities in Lebanon.
Besides the Palestinian envoy to Iran, representatives of Hamas and Islamic Jihad also took part in the conference. All three signed a symbolic declaration stating their support for Hezbollah.
Saudi Arabia moves to counter the Iran-Hezbollah Shi’ite axis.
According to Kuwaiti reports, following investigations of its prosecutor, the STL is to accuse the organization of Hezbollah of assassinating Hariri, while previously trying Hezbollah members.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The Kremlin announced the death of Sergun on January 4, saying that he died in Moscow after a heart attack.
On Wednesday, the editors of the Shi'ite site Janubia announced that "the site has been witnessing threats from Hezbollah's activists on social media networks in the past few hours."
On Friday, Saudi Arabia announced that it was halting its aid package to the Lebanese army after Beirut failed to condemn an attack on the Saudi diplomatic mission in Iran in December.
The minister tweeted remarks suggesting that Nasrallah's criticism of Saudi Arabia was hypocritical.
According to The Fall of Heaven, a recently released book by Andrew Cooper, Ayatollah Khomeini, the leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution, was behind Sadr's disappearance.
The Palestinian uprising started with general strikes in UNRWA's offices in all of the Lebanese refugee camps, has escalated to violence, One man who suffered from Anemia.
The army has carried out a series of raids since two suicide bomb blasts claimed by Islamic State killed 44 people in a crowded commercial and residential area of Beirut last month.
The appointment of Suleiman Franjieh faces big challenges including resistance from politicians who campaigned against Syrian influence in Lebanon.
A Russian defense ministry official in Moscow declined any immediate comment.
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Friday's attacks, which killed 129 people in Paris.
According to a report, ISIS released a media campaign releasing a series of videos in support of terror attacks and encouraging Palestinians to carry out more.
At least 43 people were killed and more than 240 wounded in the two suicide bomb blasts.
Blasts occurred just outside a Shi'ite center in the Borj al-Barajneh area, according to local media.
Lebanese security forces continue search for others believed to be members of same spy network.
Israeli political expert tells 'Post' that the former Belgium MP in the delegation is a known anti-Semite who has accused the Jews of financing the Holocaust.
It named the man as Nizar Zakka, an IT expert who Lebanese media reported last week had disappeared on Sept. 18 after attending a conference in Tehran.
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.
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
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.
The Lebanese health minister requested that people avoid kissing “except in absolutely necessary cases” to avoid the spread of the H1N1 virus.
For observers of the Middle East, Wikipedia is apparently a go-to site for anyone trying to keep up with current events.
Interestingly, inter-religious Christian-Muslim strife is not the essential political or social feature.
By MORDECHAI NISAN
It is not yet certain if the alliance between Aoun and Geagea will ultimately lead to Aoun becoming president.
By HADAS MAMAN
The Azerbaijani mentality of tolerance and accommodation, even with a few worrisome politically based slips, has attracted a good deal of global attention.
By ALI EL HUSSEINI
Buoyant and creative, Lebanese society sadly suffers from political paralysis without end.
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