07.02.2016 | 26 Sivan, 5776
The road to redemption
Rocket strikes empty Sderot preschool
Trump takes to Facebook to condemn terror in Israel
Israel to deduct Palestinian terror funding from tax fees it hands to the PA
Senior US official to 'Post': Quartet report meant to be 'constructive'
Netanyahu visits family of slain teen terror victim: 'It's shocking to see her bloodstains'
'Quartet' draft report: Israeli settlements eroding viability of 2 state solution
Military and political courage at Entebbe
AIPAC lauds Senate for additional foreign aid, anti-BDS action for Israel
New Israel Fund awards Breaking the Silence $20,000 consolation prize
Quartet report to highlight threats to peace
Party 'til the break of dawn: Tel Aviv to celebrate 'White Night'
Coming and going on the small screen
A fishy tale
Twice as nice
Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi completes record transfer to Chinese club
Philip Stein, Optical International to vie for title
Israeli-Slovenian rowing duo making waves
Hapoel Jerusalem threatened with BSL suspension
Feel the Power: Mobile stations will try to avoid summer outages
Israeli start-up's headphones adapt to people's unique earprints
Living With History
Israelis shrug off fears of hi-tech bubble
Nazareth Hospital insists on serving only whole wheat bread
Health Ministry rankings seen boosting hospital performance
Weizmann study links viral infections in pregnant women to autism, schizophrenia risk
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Facebook: A tool for murdering Jews
Here and There: The dark side of Sweden
A Dose of Nuance: Brexit and the validation of Zionism
Police and Thieves: Listen up, cops
Assad: West secretly cooperating with Damascus against militants
Lebanese army says it foils planned attacks by Islamic State
Violent clashes erupt in Nablus, Hamas calls on parties to unite against Israel
WATCH: 250 ISIS fighters killed in deadliest ever US airstrikes against the group
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Was the Istanbul attack an act of retaliation for Turkey-Israel accord?
Report: Turkish intelligence warned of ISIS attack in Istanbul weeks ago
Report says UK Labour Party not racist
MKs slam Corbyn’s ‘anti-Semitic’ comparison of Israel to ISIS
Jeremy Corbyn appears to compare supporters of Israel, ISIS at release of anti-Semitism report
Belgian court upholds kosher ritual slaughter rights
Another Israeli app wins a prize
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Trump, Clinton respond to Turkey terror attack
Sanders appointee to 'Post': Democratic platform should include 'occupation,' right to boycott
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Astrology for the week of June 1, 2016
Grapevine: Worthy cause
British Jews denounce neo-Nazi 'Miss Hitler' pageant
Viva Italia at Cafe Landwer!
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
F.I.G., the permaculture center
Better late than never
A rose is a rose is a rose
Klezmer all around
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
אוֹנִיוֹת מַשָׂא עֲנָקִיוֹת
מֵהֶזְנֵק טֶכְנוֹלוֹגִי לְזִינוּק כַּלְכָּלִי
הַתָנָ"ך שֶל אִימָא
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Raising Arrows: Charity with a happy heart
StandWithUs disappointed with anti-Israel Presbyterian GA
ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Courtyard Park Dedicated in Kfar Chabad
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
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
What happens next?
'I have never been able to articulate and understand Jews, Judaism and Zionism, even with Jewish relatives that I have, until I went through the Muslim Leadership Initiative,' Beutel said.
By YARDENA SCHWARTZ,JTA
"If we continued to hide our heads, we would be like the Jews in exile who are afraid of non Jews," says the 20-year-old who has received death threats.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Muslim man in his thirties arrested in connection with the murder.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
European Court of Justice’s advocate general gave her opinion earlier this week on a lawsuit for alleged discrimination brought by a Belgian Muslim claimant against her former employer.
Jewish leader says far-right parties in some European countries are winning over Jewish voters by exploiting fears about militant Islamists.
Maybe “New York values” aren’t so bad.
The tradition Jewish celebration was joined by Muslim clerics and US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
The city stressed it does not admit to engaging in any improper practices, but explained that the initiative represents “an effort to provide more detailed guidance" to police.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
British network of Islamic schools to recommend its members include Judaic studies classes to reciprocate UK chief rabbi's call for Jewish schools to teach about Islam.
By SAM SOKOL
The figures released this week by the Metropolitan Police listed 483 anti-Semitic hate crimes documented over the 12 months that preceded Nov. 1, 2015.
"As a Jew, my parents taught me that we must stand up against attacks on all communities," social media mogul posts on Facebook.
Bill de Blassio reportedly urges congregation of Syrian Jews to empathize with plight of Muslim refugees leaving war-torn Middle Eastern country.
Nicholas Thalasinos got into an argument with Syed Rizwan Farook several weeks prior to the shooting on Wednesday.
Local community adopts mission to convince society terrorists have hijacked their religion.
By RINA BASSIST
The Museum of Islamic Art concert series showcases Nissren Kadry, a Muslim who is no stranger to Jewish society.
By BARRY DAVIS
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
By PEGGY CIDOR
In an op-ed for the 'New York Times," the popular entertainer born to Muslim immigrants from India accuses Trump of spewing "vitriolic and hate-filled rhetoric."
Presidential candidate told CNN he thought Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen was known to people in the Muslim community as someone with a potential for violence.
According to UK media reports, 32-year-old Tanveer Ahmed stated that he killed shopkeeper Asad Shah, 40, because he had claimed to be a prophet.
"I strongly denounce these suggestions which stigmatize Muslim women," Abdallah Zekri, president of the National Observatory on Islamophobia, said in response to lawmaker's remarks.
Fight to allow women into shrine gained momentum after a petition was lodged with the Supreme Court.
UK's Home Secretary Teresa May has charged that she "may exclude" people who "seek to harm our society" and are not "conducive to the public good."
Mohammed Tariq Mahmood said he and his family were getting ready to board a flight to Los Angeles for a dream holiday to Disneyland when they were stopped by US officials.
Destiny Velez's impugned tweets directed at filmmaker Michael Moore's "We are all Muslim" social media campaign.
"Our fear is at a pretty high level at this time, given the anti-Muslim rhetoric going on," said the group's staff attorney Maha Sayed.
In a statement distributed to the press, Trump said that polling shows a "hatred" by Muslims toward Americans that could result in more attacks.
The two suspects have been identified as Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, and Tashfeen Malik, 27.
The Muslims of America have called for Ritzheimer's arrest, according to the reports.
"The way people look at us will change again, and not for the better ... Sometimes it's preferable to be mistaken for a Jew and not a Muslim because then there are fewer problems."
Right-wing group, which says that its aim is opposing the spread of Islam, faces off with members of left-wing coalition promoting tolerance in the town of Bendigo in Victoria state.
Ahmad al-Faqi is the first individual to face charges of damaging mankind's cultural heritage at the court.
Father of 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed says he is pulling out other 2 children from school district.
"I would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of this nation. I absolutely would not agree with that," Carson told NBC Meet the Press.
Trump laughed off a question by a local man at a New Hampshire rally about how he intends to get rid of Muslims, saying he was "looking into a lot of different things."
By ROSIE PERPER
Protesters appear to be part of international women's movement, Femen.
"I call on all Muslims who can harm the countries of the crusader coalition not to hesitate," Ayman al-Zawahri said.
Move garners condemnation as protests are expected when national soccer teams meet Sunday for UEFA qualifying match in Cardiff.
The skyscraper has carried out the tradition "for several years now, it is an annual lighting," a building spokeswoman says.
Tens of thousands mark 20th anniversary of massacre.
Despite growing challenge of Islamic terrorism, the Republic is refusing to tackle the problem head on, and PM Manuel Valls is a lone voice willing to talk about a clash of civilization.
By ZVI MAZEL
"To my sorrow, this year again extremist elements are trying to stir up tensions in Jerusalem and the Temple Mount."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
PM says he hoped that the journalists' visit will help pave the way to establishing ties with the world’s most populous Muslim country.
By HERB KEINON
Deputy commissioner is the second-highest rank in the Israel Police, and is typically held by a district commander or head of a police branch.
By BEN HARTMAN
Soon to be submarine commander: Arrival of ‘INS Rahav’ from German shipyard ‘opens all operational doors’ to us.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Ayoub Kara discusses Islamic extremism with visiting Muslim figures in Tel Aviv.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The latest version of the simulator incorporates civil and municipal security forces into training programs.
In Israel's third-largest city, streets have been decorated with decorations and bright lights to proudly demonstrate a harmonious relationship between monolithic religions of the area.
The White House press secretary said he also imagines Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has let out a sigh of relief.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"The State of Israel respects all religions and protects stringently the rights of all its citizens," Netanyahu says.
Legislation seeks to ban houses of prayer from using outdoor loudspeaker systems, saying it lowers the quality of life for many residents who live nearby.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Police: Regular visiting hours will resume at conclusion of month-long holiday; "it’s giving into terror," says Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The ongoing massive migration is not a one-time media event; this is a historic turning point that we have only just begun to comprehend.
By ARNON SOFFER
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
By MEDIA LINE
Iran's official pilgrimage organization says Iranians wont attend annual Muslim pilgrimage, citing regional rivalry
The incident took place on May 20 in the southern province of Minya, the local Coptic Orthodox church said in a statement.
A provocative article by Mona Eltahawy was censored by a Pakistani newspaper.
The head of the Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) said Islamic State propaganda was aimed at encouraging supporters to take the initiative to stage attacks in Germany.
TV broadcaster Nadine Al-Budair implores Muslims to acknowledge that "we are the ones who gave birth" to the terrorists who committed recent attacks in Europe.
Radical Islamist group says Sheikh Yunis Raba’a was arrested last Friday by officers belonging to the PA’s Preventive Security Force.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Couture fashion house releases luxury line of traditional Muslim garb in effort to cater to Mideastern tastes.
They said they found Obama's request insulting, with some questioning why the same message is not sent to Christian churches after mass shootings carried out by non-Muslims.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Trump's campaign had a "dustbin of history" quality to it and said his comments were offensive and toxic.
AJC: Trump's idea “outrageous” and “un-American;” ADL: Trump’s claim “deeply troubling” and “reminiscent of darker days in American history.”
By DANIELLE ZIRI,REUTERS
"Masses of young men in their twenties with beards singing Allahu Akbar across Europe. It's an invasion that threatens our prosperity, our security, our culture and identity," far-right leader says.
Egypt's Al-Azhar, the most prestigious institute of Sunni Islam, has called on Iran to ban the film.
The Islamic revival is being driven by a feeling of “revulsion against the West, frustration at the whole new apparatus of public and private life.”
Fasting month passes in relative quiet among Palestinians as people prepare for return to routine.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
"The Ugly Truth About Muslims: Muslims have great frittata recipes," reads one of the ads
Following US presidential candidate's uproarious remarks on Muslims, online petition to send real estate mogul "into space and leave him there" garners nearly 30,000 signatories.
According to 'The New York Post', the Brazilian supermodel wore the burqa as a way to conceal the fact that she was having work done on her figure.
What story might a futuristic novel published in 2057 tell?
By DANIEL PIPES
Clearly not all Muslims accept the anti gay teachings of their faith, and even if they do, most do no act on them. Omar Mateen may, however, be one of those who took these instructions literally.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
It is so crucial that moderate, peaceful Muslims speak out against the violence being carried out in the name of Islam. And many are.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Can the Muslim Brothers of Tunisia really drop ‘Islamic’ from their masthead?
Let this moving story of America rescuing an Islamic family from certain death give all of us automatic pause on a ban on any religious group coming into the US.
The Talmud says that saving one life is like saving the whole world. The time to realize a small hint of that vision is now.
Look how far the Orthodox monopoly has dragged us and religious life in Israel. As a result of its tyrannical rule, Muslim women, too, are paying a heavy price. Such a pity.
By YIZHAR HESS
The Temple Mount, which the Jewish religion’s holiest site has been surrendered to the Muslims because Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refuses to confront our enemies and would rather placate them.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Trump’s cancellation of Israel trip has thankfully saved Netanyahu – and the rest of the country – the embarrassment of having to go through with the meeting and of hosting the showboating candidate.
Is US president crafting a new concert of global powers, or midwifing resurgence of Muslim influence?
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
"After the riots the French authorities announced they would take measures to improve the integration of minorities; Yet to date this issue remains hugely problematic."
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
"Changing the status quo is what is needed in these challenging times, not maintaining it."
By NATAN GALILI
A call to Muslim religious leaders.
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
A leader like Farooqi who is non-Jewish has a way to transcend this very personal Jewish struggle with Israel.
If ISIS members are not Islamic and not true Muslims, then what are they?
By HAKIM KHATIB
Emadeldin Elsayed, age 23, is being held in a California jail but has not yet been charged with any specific crime.
'American Freedom Party' group has placed about 200,000 "robocalls" in Iowa and may also target New Hampshire.