07.26.2016 | 20 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinians call for UNSC action over new Israeli building plans in east Jerusalem
Palestinian hunger striker sparks widespread protest
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Litzman: Health Ministry working to stop children car deaths
Yet another deadline for launch of IBC
Controversial mikva law approved by Knesset
Herzog rivals ask for secret ballot vote
Liberman hopes to make West Bank checkpoints more 'secure and humane'
Housing cabinet aims for 200,000 units for haredi housing
Israel, US may soon seal new 10-year defense aid deal
A short evening of theater in TA
A spotlight on those living off the land
Israeli-Beduin film 'Sand Storm' to be released in US
Going with the flow
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Health ministry to take lead in combating child hot car deaths
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
No holds barred: The decline and fall of supporters of the Iran deal
Trump adviser in 'Post' opinion: Too soon to give up on American Jewry
Why I went to Syria to fight ISIS
Egypt denies report that assassination plot kept Sisi away from Arab League summit
Bavarian bomber pledged allegiance to Islamic State
'Turkish Airlines fires personnel after failed coup'
Syrian refugee kills one, wounds two with machete in Germany
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Berlin moves on despite terror threat
Nazi hunter outraged by annulment of Ustasha collaborator’s verdict
How did a former concentration camp become a wedding venue in Lithuania?
German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Cornel West to 'Post': The Palestinians 'will be free'
Democrats stagger to convention in crisis
New term, 'Vichy Republican,' enters US election lexicon
Exclusive: Oren turns down offer to advise Trump on Israel
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
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
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
'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
In his new role as the American Jewish Committee’s director of Muslim-Jewish relations,
Robert Silverman has his work cut out.
By NOA AMOUYAL
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
Comment comes as Netanyahu wraps up four-state tour of east Africa.
By HERB KEINON
"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.
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
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.
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.