09.26.2016 | 23 Elul, 5776
US judge says Facebook has ‘moral obligation’ to contain terrorist rhetoric
Reservists group calls to cancel Physicians for Human Rights funding
Prisoner dies while exercising, sparking Palestinian hunger strike
Palestinian activists boycott Facebook for two hours
Netanyahu: I didn’t compare Azaria’s parents to those of fallen soldiers
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Maccabi TA crushes Hapoel 5-0 in derby
Israeli-Arab mother shot dead in front of her children
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
Togo president: Israel holds key to troubles in Africa
Ambassador from Down Under shows over-the-top enthusiasm
State appeals Parole Board's early release of Rabbi Pinto from jail
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Regev in eye of storm over Ophir Awards walkout
The women coaches leading Israel's male baseball team to victory
Newcomer shatters Israeli marathon record in Berlin
‘Tipat Halav’ clinics are losing their pediatricians
October is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Israeli drip irrigation giant says 'hola' to Costa Rica
Bee rhythms more affected by social interactions than sunlight
Fighting suicide with life
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Work progressing at Israeli horticulture center in Rwanda
Back to Africa
The long-overdue good-bye
'Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices'
Christian writer who 'insulted Islam' murdered in Jordan
Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continues
Yemen to protest Iranian weapon smuggling at UN Security Council
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Rivlin to meet with Jewish and world leaders in Ukraine
California governor signs anti-BDS bill into law
Bernie Sanders’ brother running for UK parliament
Former Chief Rabbi of France, Joseph Sitruk, passes away
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
After prepping Trump for debate, Giuliani says US should abandon two-state solution
Study shows how Jewish vote could play crucial role in key states
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Adelson to give $5 million toward electing Trump
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Media 'warms up the gas chamber' for Republicans, Trump's son says
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Pope Francis prays for Shimon Peres to have a full recovery after stroke
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
Israeli and Aussie Youth Clean up the Kinneret Shores Together
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 financial siege against the Lebanese Shi’ite movement creates secondary shock waves far beyond the US.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Zionist Union MK says that this difference is a victory in itself.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Hezbollah aired the first episode of the series "2006," the Shi'ite terrorist organization's investigative program marking a decade since the Second Lebanon War.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Saudi Arabia is "creating contact, normalizing relations, acknowledging the existence of Israel - and then cooperating with it.
On Thursday, Amin Maalouf was interviewed on i24 News,touting the dialogue between the cultures in the name of art, peace and humanity.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Iran's Parliament Speaker accuses Saudi Arabia of shirking its responsibility to help "the resistance axis" both in the 2008 war in Gaza and in the Second Lebanon War.
Congress expressed concerns about reports that the US is going out of its way to accommodate Iran in the sanctions relief for nuclear rollback deal.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Hezbollah says it that it has succeeded in establishing a 'balance of terror' that has made southern Lebanon 'the most secure region in the entire Middle East.'
The pullout took two days to complete and no soldiers were injured during the withdrawal.
During the symposium, the treaty of the academic and cultural boycott of Israel will be displayed, and a new smartphone application to boycott products of pro-Israel companies will be launched.
"If Israel would have annexed Aleppo, it would have been safe today, like the Golan. Aleppo's citizens would have been better off living under occupation than living under ruins," he twitted.
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.
The clip shows images of Hezbollah gunmen in action during the 2006 war with Israel.
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.
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.
According to latest Home Front Command assessments, 1% of incoming enemy rockets would score direct hits on buildings in Israel.
The International Olympic Committee said that they would not accept any further incidents of this sort.
New military "combat lab" has dissected tactics used by the Lebanese Shi’ite group
The IDF was investigating whether the gunfire was deliberate or misfire.
A start-up millionaire completely changed his life’s course after fighting in Lebanon in 2006; Naftali Bennett talks about how the war pushed him into politics.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Hirsch recently published an English-language book called Defensive Shield. After the war, he resigned from the army.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
"It's not a nightmare, it's a very realistic scenario," says IAF air defense chief Brig.-Gen. Zvika Haimovich.
Despite anguish, Miki Goldwasser, mother of captured and killed reserve soldier Ehud, says the war was a great victory.
By BEN HARTMAN
Maj. Roi Klein, 31, came from the national-religious sector and is revered in the community for his self-sacrifice.
By JEREMY SHARON
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.
By HAIM WATZMAN
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
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
Five people involved in the two thwarted attacks, including the mastermind, were arrested, an army statement quoted by the National News Agency said.
Lebanese PM Salam fears new wave of attacks following eight deadly suicide attacks that took place on Monday night in the Christian village of Qaa.
The US Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act (HIFPA) passed in December threatens sanctions against anyone who finances Hezbollah in a significant way.
'Asharq al-Awsat' reports that Mustafa Mughniyeh will become military chief of organization after previous chief was assassinated last week.
Georges Malbrunot, the Middle East reporter for the French daily newspaper Le Figaro, wrote a series of comments on his Twitter page on Saturday, regarding the assassination of Mustafa Baddredinne.
No one has yet found the way to mesh communal and civic identities in a way that will enable Lebanon to survive and prosper.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
With a low voter turnout of just 20%, the Beirutis list, backed by al-Mustaqbal chief and former Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri, won the elections.
Opposing Hezbollah's war in Syria and fearing for their sons' lives, many Hezbollah militiamen send their sons to seek refuge in Europe.
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.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
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 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.
At the end of the day, there are no good wars.
By AMIR PERETZ
The upcoming anniversaries of the Second Lebanon War and the Entebbe raid are a rare opportunity for the government to declare that it is not just here to coast into the future.
By YAAKOV KATZ
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