05.03.2016 | 25 Nisan, 5776
Houthi leader: Israel participating in the aggression against Yemen
Palestinian minor convicted in murder of Dafna Meir
Security forces demolish house of terrorist involved in Henkin murder
NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues
Bruce Springsteen guitarist blasts ‘obnoxious idiots’ who back BDS
Israeli killed in Hungary was beaten to death with bricks
Smuggling attempt foiled: Israel seizes 4 tons of Gaza-bound chemicals used in rockets
Israeli Labor MK calls on UK's Corbyn to resign amid anti-Semitism scandal
Rivlin meets with winners of arts prize
Gold to visit Germany amid reports of strain in ties
Report: Deri probe expands to financial matters
Illegal underage marriages being ignored by authorities, committee finds
TheaterNetto winners named
Meet Steven Wilson, the anti-Roger Waters
This month’s Docaviv Film Festival to focus on the ‘New World Disorder’
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
David Blatt being considered for Sacramento Kings head coaching position
No Holds Barred: Sykes-Picot is dead, long live Israel!
Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow
The Holocaust: Many villains, few heroes
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Saudi cleric: 'Homosexuality not a deviation from Islam, should not be punished'
Pentagon on alert after names of American generals appear on ISIS 'hit-list'
Kerry: Cease-fire in Syria has ‘fallen completely’ in some areas
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Analysis: The upside of the British Labor Party’s anti-Semitism furor
Conservative Jewry nullifies all discriminatory laws against non-Jews
US authorities say one arrested in foiled bomb plot on Florida synagogue
Israel’s envoy to London: Redline crossed
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
Beersheba babies hospitalized at Soroka with rare infection
Bank Hapoalim to distribute Israeli flags for Independence Day
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
What can you see in this red circle?
The banned behind: Bar Refaeli's new commercial censored for inappropriate content
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
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!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
Anti-Semitism and the British Left
More sound and fury
Austrian bank enabled Arab-Austrian NGO to fund terror event.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
France announced recently that it would hold an international summit in Paris on May 30 to discuss the parameters of a peace deal.
By HERB KEINON
Results of survey conducted by JMCC show overwhelming majority of 67% of young Palestinians believe that talks will not succeed in resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Human Rights Watch sayslegalizing the quarries was the best way to address any safety and environmental issues that might exist.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
PA officials explained the decision to postpone the Security Council bid was taken at the request of France, which wants to give all parties a chance in holding an international peace conference.
The conference will include representatives from the US, Russia, European Union, UN, Arab League and the members of the UN Security Council.
Israeli envoy Danon repeats call for direct negotiations with the Palestinian Authority.
German chancellor says hope is still not lost for bringing Israel and Palestinians together on a peace plan.
French president makes remarks after meeting with PA president Abbas in Paris.
The senior leader of the terrorist group that controls Gaza says the Palestinian people opt to continue the so-called current Jerusalem intifada.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Resolution refers to Temple Mount area solely as Al-Aksa Mosque/Al-Haram Al Sharif, except for two references to the Western Wall Plaza that were put in parenthesis.
An investigation has been launched into how the body was returned contrary to government directives.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
A day after returning from a 2-month suspension, Joint List's Zahalka says "the increase in Jews who ascend [the complex] will cause the third intifada."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
After the initial investigation the soldiers' commander was suspended from his role and sent to military jail for 20 days.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
“We won’t let something like this succeed,” Zionist Union MK said following vote.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Court clears for publication the arrest of two minors and three adults for nationalistic crimes.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,BEN HARTMAN
Defense establishment has employed sound judgment to bring attacks under control; but core problems remain and situation could escalate again in a flash.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
According to Israel Radio report, the terrorist organization invests hundreds of thousands of dollars each month in the subterranean digging activities.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
PA president is slated to travel to Paris on April 15.
By JTA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Separately, three relatives with no past security offenses carried out gun attacks with automatic firearms in Samaria, investigation finds.
The report also pointed out that the Palestinian operators remain at a competitive disadvantage because Israeli operators have 3G and 4G capabilities and are able to attract higher- value customers.
New survey finds that the majority of those asked said that they felt “the security situation is more serious today compared to the Second Intifada.”
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
Israel believes these funerals fuel additional violence.
Senior PLO official makes remarks following meeting with UN special envoy to the Middle East peace process.
Speaking to students and teachers in Argentina, Obama said he expected to continue working on Middle East peace after he leaves office next January.
During the closure, only approved humanitarian and medical-linked travel for Palestinians will be permitted between the West Bank and Israel.
To combat current violence, Israel has pushed forward with a number of more aggressive national security policies which few or no other democratic countries recognize.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
“The phenomenon of Arabs joining Islamic State represents the outcome of several causes, with the first being the strengthening of the northern faction of the Islamic Movement,” says scholar.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
A 14-year-old minor was caught attempting to jump over a turnstile at the security checkpoint.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Israel’s reclassification of the property does not change existing use, but it does pave the way for Israel to develop the mostly empty desert terrain.
Abbas still people’s most trusted figure.
International Federation of Journalists says Israel trying to “muzzle” Palestinian press did not invoke due process in closing down Islamic Jihad TV station following incitement.
By LAHAV HARKOV
"If we cut off from Gaza - we would be cut off from half of the Palestinian problem," says Intelligence Minister Israel Katz.
Despite weekend rocket fire from Gaza, the Palestinian terrorist group isn't presently believed to be interested in a military confrontation.
"People in the government are asking the question what can we do to keep the two-state solution alive, and they're generating ideas," says senior US official.
PM takes step in the aftermath of a string of three terror attacks Tuesday.
IDF releases footage of forces conducting searches in the village from where the 22-year-old Palestinian terrorist left from before Tuesday's brutal attack.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
"We are in an emergency situation...There is an intifada of incitement," says Yisrael Katz.
By GIL HOFFMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Palestinian minister’s remarks are "pure anti-Semitism," says Danon.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON
Musab al-Ghazali, 26, shot dead in December after attempting to stab a Border Police officer in IDF Square.
Birnbaum says government decision to let dozens of work permits expire sends children to hunger, gives ammunition to BDS.
By NIV ELIS
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."
16-year-old from West Bank village of Beit Amra indicted for deadly attack that killed the 38-year-old nurse and mother of six.
Security forces arrest Palestinian teen girl planning attack; 14-year-old Palestinian with knife arrested near Hebron; assailant at Habitot junction shot dead.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The precarious reality of an unresolved conflict has sparked a new Palestinian youth-driven violent movement now in its fifth month.
By JIHAN ABDALLA
French envoy presents further information on initiative to convene a peace conference in Paris this coming summer, with the aim of relaunching the stagnant diplomatic process.
Transfer made on precondition of non-violent, late-night, family-only funeral.
Shin Bet and IDF arrest Jamal Abu Lil who, before his arrest, allegedly orchestrated shooting attacks and transferred terror finances.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,BEN HARTMAN
VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED - Cartoon being circulated on social media shows Palestinians using knives, guns, and cars in order to take revenge and "become martyrs."
Recent board meeting concluded that bank is exposed to possible lawsuits if it’s discovered that funds transferred to Palestinian banks ended up funding terrorist activities.
By YEHUDA SHARONI/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The new statement of principles stems from concerns among Jewish students and faculty about a rise in anti-Semitism on several UC campuses in response to recent student activism in support of Israel.
Shin Bet says reexamining process for giving Palestinians permits to enter Israel, after mass revocation of permits.
By BEN HARTMAN
Large numbers of police forces are deployed in the capital in light of security estimates that Palestinian rioters will cause disturbances on the Temple Mount compound and in east Jerusalem.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
IDF chief tells ministers: Palestinian Authority intensifying anti-terror efforts.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Palestinian officials from the coastal enclave are in Egypt in an effort to rebuild tattered relations between the two parties.
52-year-old Bethlehem man escapes – later turns himself in.
IDF Source: We gave medical treatment to 170 Palestinians, many of them assailants, in past six months - This is our norm.
Last Monday, law enforcement held a hearing with the construction site developers over the allegations and ordered the site closed for 21 days due to the harboring of illegal workers.
Former US envoy to Mideast says whoever takes over the White House will realize “you don't need a problem with Israel when dealing with all the other problems in the region.”
She said she would use some of the money to promote her education methods and support fellow teachers in the Palestinian territories.
The family’s lawyers argued that the parents should not be penalized for the actions of their son when they would have tried to stop him had they known what he was planning to do.
“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.
Birnbaum wrote letter in December pledging not to ask for additional extension for temporary permits for 74 Palestinian workers.
By HERB KEINON,NIV ELIS
Oketz K-9 unit platoon commander and sentenced him to a week in military prison.
Even college-aged youth sympathize with Israel by a more than 2:1 ratio, according to Gallup survey.
Bishara's letter to Kahlon, which was spread on Palestinian social media networks, aroused outraged reactions among Palestinian activists.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
According to UNWRA, "In times of financial and political uncertainty for Palestine refugees, Sweden’s constant support is critical."
The school, which was funded by French humanitarian aid, had been placed in the encampment over the weekend and was immediately demolished before it could be used by pupils on Sunday morning.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Israel was an observer member of the Organization of African Unity until the OAU was dissolved and replaced by the African Union in 2002.
“Holding bodies is a custom that Israel started in the 1970s and harms the religious sensitivities and shows disrespect for the life of Palestinians, even after their death,” the bill said.
The Quartet also condemned all acts of terror and reiterated its call for restraint and for Israel and the Palestinians to “reject incitement."
By DANIELLE ZIRI
EU is reportedly willing to provide Israel compensation in order to resume suspended involvement in diplomatic dialogue on peace efforts with the Palestinians.
Residents battle municipal neglect in the mean streets beyond the east Jerusalem barrier.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
Palestinian teacher wins $1 million international award for preaching ‘No to violence’ to her second graders.
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
Can the Palestinian mood be leveraged for change?
By KOBI MICHAEL
There is an alternative therapy center in Gaza City that treats its patients using bee sting, which they claim has a variety of healing qualities.
Family of bus bomber blames Israel's policies for his choice as locals insist his action was a lone wolf attack.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Appointment of Dr. Basri Saleh Smoudi draws criticism from top Fatah leader in the West Bank.
ISIS-affiliated media claim to show takeover of parts of the Yarmouk Palestinian camp which has mostly been under the control of al Nusra Front for a year.
PA president’s decision came in response to the PFLP’s recent criticism of Abbas’s policies, especially with regards to security coordination with Israel, Palestinian sources say.
According to sources in Gaza, Hamas has imposed a complete media blackout on the details of the incident.
Sources say that Abbas has decided to expand the Fatah team that is currently negotiating with Hamas to include more officials.
Radical Islamist group says Sheikh Yunis Raba’a was arrested last Friday by officers belonging to the PA’s Preventive Security Force.
The foreign minister said after the meeting that the installation of the cameras was a Jordanian initiative, and that the goal was to "expose all trespasses or assaults on holy sites."
Zayed, 52, escaped from Israeli custody over 25 years ago after being convicted of murdering an Israeli yeshiva student in 1986.
By MAARIV ONLINE,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Jibril Rajoub rules out the possibility that Hamas-Fatah talks would lead to a “reconciliation” agreement between the rival Palestinian factions.
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.
Delegation headed by Abu Omar Nasser is expected to hold talks with a number of senior Iranian officials, according to Iranian media reports.
The JPost Podcast's weekly briefing catches you up on the most important stories from the past week.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Actor and playwright Wallace Shawn is best known for his character Vizzini in the movie 'The Princess Bride.'
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Clinton herself has admitted in the past that she was the "designated yeller" at Netanyahu.
A simple question, which only the Japanese have answered correctly, is: why does the railway authority check your train ticket before allowing you on the platform?
By ROGER KAYE
As far as reaching a negotiated peace is concerned, the PA is a busted flush.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Palestinian society at large has failed a major morality test by lending support to the wave of killings and attempted killings of Israelis by mostly young Palestinians.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Maybe, after all, the Palestinian Arabs prefer to be a central cause in international diplomacy rather than run the risk of becoming a marginal state?
By YOAV J. TENEMBAUM
In town hall session, Trump says he'd heard from an Israeli that "the other side has been trained from the time they're children to hate Jewish people," and that was why a deal might not work.