06.28.2016 | 22 Sivan, 5776
PA source: Israel-Turkey deal is a political trick, Erdogan is using Gaza
'Those who think Israel-Turkey deal will have a significant impact on Hamas are mistaken'
Rivlin to Ban Ki-Moon: Help us bring Israelis in Hamas captivity home
African nations at UNHRC call on Israel to 'end the occupation' now
Settlers: 60,000 of our people suffering from water shortages
UN to elect Security Council members
Shurat Hadin to PM: Have Turkey expel Hamas completely
ANALYSIS: Turkey takes pragmatic approach, seeks to undo isolation, gain influence
Two-thirds of Israeli Jews oppose Turkey deal, poll finds
After meeting Kerry, Netanyahu reiterates opposition to French initiative
NGO transparency bill moves towards final vote
Peretz: Run for Labor leader likely
‘King of Mope’ Morrissey returns to Israel for two August concerts
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s InterContinental David
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
No holds barred:Obama’s immoral Syria policy fueled Brexit
Brexit: So is it ‘good for the Jews’?
When the moon goes down in December
Russia: A partner for an Israel with fewer friends
Kremlin says Turkey apologized to Putin for shooting down Russian jet
Iraqi forces declare defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
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
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
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
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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!
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
Learning to Conquer My Fears in a Sprinkler Park in Israel
The Israel guide to an EU Exit
The Donald and The Greatest
On The Fringes of Tolerance
The Civil Administration tells Knesset committee that Israel doesn’t have exact figures for the number of Palestinians living in the West Bank.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The appointment of Liberman to serve as a minister in Netanyahu's government is an answer to international and French efforts to reinvigorate the Israeli-Palestinian peace process," PA said.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Zoabi poignantly criticized the Palestinian leadership for "aggressively foiling the creation of any alternative to the status quo, even on Facebook."
Sha’ath repeated PA threats to halt security coordination with Israel.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
PA: If US recognized Palestine, case could not have been filed.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
So far, Barghouti is the only senior PLO-Fatah leader who has had the courage to officially announce his candidacy.
By YOSSI MELMAN
PA security official's remarks come amid recent reports that Israel and the PA have been holding secret talks about the security situation in the West Bank.
PA leadership waiting for clarification from visiting Vice President Joe Biden on whether reported plans for a UNSC resolution were true.
In 2009, news reports revealed that the plot by the group, an offshoot of the Palestine Liberation Organization, was uncovered by the NSA.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
PMO says it has not received any communication from the Palestinian Authority regarding the matter.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Spokesman for the PA security forces in the West Bank rejects Likud Minister Elkin's claims that it is a matter of time until the PA collapses.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Earlier this week, Iran's ambassador to Lebanon said that Tehran would offer $7,000 to the families of each Palestinian killed in what he called the "Al-Quds Intifada."
Amjad Sukkari, who shot three IDF soldiers on Sunday, was draped in a Palestinian flag.
In a statement it released following the attack, the Palestinian police announced that "with great pride, the members of the Palestinian police eulogize the brave martyrdom of their colleague".
Qassem's remarks against Abbas aroused furious responses from the Palestinian authority. Palestinian Minister of Waqf and Religious Affairs claimed that his remarks might bring about a civil war.
Erekat stated that the price the Palestinians pay for not having a state is higher than the price they will pay fay for redefining their relations with Israel.
Hamas spokesman Husam Badran stated that "Qeeq's life is a red line that if crossed, will lead us to take measures that Israel has never imagined."
Palestinian Authority president reiterates opposition to recognizing Israel as a Jewish state, 48 hours after meeting with group of Israeli journalists.
PA security commander unveils that PA security forces have prevented some 200 terrorist attacks against Israel since October 2015.
Ezra Nawi boasted last week about helping PA security forces find Palestinians who sell land to Jews.
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
The PA Ministry of Health initially added Milhem, who is an Israeli citizen, to its list of "martyrs" but then removed the name.
Omar Nayef Zayed, 52, escaped from Israeli custody over 25 years ago after being convicted of murdering an Israeli yeshiva student in 1986.
PA security official: "He's an Israeli citizen and if we capture him we will hand him over to the Israeli authorities,"
By BEN HARTMAN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Palestinian terrorists have perpetrated a number of attacks against the security forces in and around the Hebron area, particularly at checkpoints.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The transfers will be carried out on New Year's Eve.
“President Recep Tayyip Erdogan knows very well that the Gaza Strip is part of the Palestinian territories and not an independent republic," says senior Fatah official close to Abbas.
“There will be decisive and important decisions regarding all forms of ties with the occupation, including security and political relations,” says senior PLO official Saeb Erekat.
The Palestinian factions behind the protest issued a statement strongly condemning the security forces.
The Greek parliament’s resolution was drawn up weeks ago, evidence that the move is not related to the understandings signed last week between Israeli and Turkish officials.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Abbas says he will "no longer accept from anybody to use the name Palestinian Authority,"
PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat blames death of nephew, who attacked an IDF checkpoint last week, on PM.
Critics said that the cartoonist was referring to the Palestinians in the West Bank as “prostitutes.”
The dolls, seized at customs, were intended to be used as tools of incitement for Palestinian youth.
The Jerusalem Post has learned that classified evidence alleges she was involved in “emphatically terrorist conduct.”
According to Palestinian reports, the shooter was an intelligence officer from the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Abu Dis.
"Israel has become professional in distorting the facts... accusing victims of its crimes that they were carrying knives or by planting a knife next to their bodies," said a PA spokesman.
The poll, conducted between November 12 and 18, covered some 1,000 Palestinians.
Experts on Palestinian society say incitement, neglect, and parental responsibility are elements contributing to the phenomenon of child terrorism.
The PA has thus far stopped short of suspending security coordination with Israel despite increased pressure from the Palestinian public and several Palestinian factions.
Dozens of terrorists who carried out stabbing attacks in the past few weeks hail from the city and its surroundings.
Municipality where terrorist lived on Ramallah outskirts took decision “in order to honor" perpetrator of terror attack.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: Exercise ‘maximum restraint’
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The interview also touched upon the recent wave of violence that has rocked Israel over the last three weeks.
The PA's foreign ministry gave the example of a Palestinian terrorist shot after stabbing an Israeli as one of the 'summary executions.'
Former national security adviser Uzi Dayan: Now is the time to fight back, rather than talking about long-term issues.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Fatah denies it is part of a new group called General Command Of The Third.
The stabber, Subhi Abu Khalifa, 19, a resident of the Shuafat Refugee Camp district, was tackled and taken into custody.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
12-year-old Palestinian boy accidentally hit by sniper round in Bethlehem, army investigation finds.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
At PLO meeting, Abbas says that he has intimated to Israel that Palestinians don't want escalation of violence.
PA shown to pay each convicted terrorist serving time in Israeli prisons hundreds of thousands of shekels, Israel Radio reports.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
The Christians said that the government’s decision was an insult to their religion and reminded them of the policies of governments in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Malaysia.
The PA's decision to cancel Christmas celebrations had nothing to do with Israel or the intifada. It came after threats by Muslim extremists to target Christians and their holy sites.
By BASSAM TAWIL
Comme ses prédécesseurs, Mahmoud Abbas s’est fourvoyé dans le choix de ses alliés : alors qu’il s’est rapproché de l’islam radical, ce dernier est devenu l’ennemi mondial numéro 1
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
For decades, the Palestinian Authority has maintained a program that provides regular monthly stipends to men and women convicted by Israel of murder or terrorism.
By MICHAEL WILNER
“Refugee status is inherited, and the issue makes it difficult to solve the conflict. They’re waiting for a solution that will never be,” says Livni.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Bishara's letter to Kahlon, which was spread on Palestinian social media networks, aroused outraged reactions among Palestinian activists.
PM before meeting visiting Bulgarian counterpart, said that terrorism does not happen in a vacuum, but rather with the help and incitement from other countries and governing bodies.
By HERB KEINON
Ezra Nawi boasted last week about helping PA security forces find Palestinians who sell land to Jews, who are then tortured and killed.
By BEN HARTMAN
Channel 2 had reported that Netanyahu had planned as well to hand some portion of that territory over to the Palestinian Authority.
MK Moshe Gafni says promoting Jewish visitation causes great damage.
By JEREMY SHARON
Abbas's decision comes at a time of worsening splits between Fatah and Hamas and as questions are raised about what will happen when the president steps down.
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.
The teacher, Nadia Abu Eisha, was slightly injured after an unknown group of people had thrown acid in her face while she was heading to work in a Hebron school.
Eyewitnesses said the police officers were waiting for Najat Abu Baker, an elected Fatah member of the Palestinian Legislative Council, to step outside the parliament building in Ramallah.
Al-Jariri, who hosts a talk show on a Ramallah-based radio station, referred to the case during a program on the misuse of public funds.
Last week, Fatah accused Nablus university professor of calling for the killing of Abbas and members of the PA security forces for their alleged collaboration with Israel.
In his Friday sermon, Abu Arkoub launched a scathing attack on Faraj, saying he wouldn’t be able to thwart plans to “liberate Palestine.
The report did not mention the suspect’s name. It said that he was suspected of spying for Israel for the past 20 years.
PA ambassador Bassem al-Agah criticized Iran for not allocating money for Palestinian schools or medical services.
Officials hope the inauguration of a new water pipleline and reservoir near Hebron will change the state of water past the Green Line, especially in the southern part of the West Bank..
By NOGA TARNOPOLSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
Abbas’s critics see both moves as an attempt to remove his political rivals from key positions.
I hate to think what will happen to Paris if the conference tries to impose a solution on the Land of Israel. Perhaps this should teach the world not to mess with us.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
It is perhaps high time that the Palestinian leadership put its house in order, and decides whether it wants peace with Israel or constant unending tension and violence.
By ALAN BAKER
While talk of Palestinian unity might sound nice, there is little reason for optimism.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The second surprise was the large scope of this wave of terrorism, which has hit us on both sides of the Green Line and has already taken a relatively large number of casualties.
By NACHMAN SHAI
The thing about bureaucracies like the PA is that once they are created, they don’t vote themselves out of existence.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Prime Minister Netanyahu’s position on this is wellknown ever since he stated as much last year, in the run-up to the Israeli elections.
By MORTON KLEIN AND DANIEL MANDEL
The defense establishment needs to quit relying on and praising the cooperation between the PA security forces and Israel.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
"Abbas is not interested either in peace or in Palestinian statehood."
"A crucial little factoid keeps getting drowned out in the cacophony and camouflaged by blood: no official Palestinian body has ever recognized the Jewish state."
By RUTHIE BLUM
So I suggest we give them what they ask for. A state, with all the responsibilities that come with it.
By ANNIKA HERNROTH-ROTHSTEIN
There is a revolt in the ranks of Fatah’s younger generation against Abbas.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Normally rows and columns of financial data hardly make for a riveting read. But this case is a striking exception.
"Now it seems that what we distantly dreaded has finally come to pass."
By SARAH HONIG