UN: Palestinian unity government crucial for Gaza recovery
Abbas to seek statehood recognition from France during Paris visit
Palestinian autopsy: Teen shot in head with police sponge bullet
Hamas confirms official wounded in Gaza operation
Former Unit 8200 commander lashes out at reservists' public criticism
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PM boycotts Likud convention
Israel to appoint first female ambassador to Arab country
Netanyahu deals major blow to Lapid, freezes key housing legislation
Professors getting close to the people on Thursday’s Night of Scientists around the country
Prostate cancer kills over 430 Israeli men annually, but survival rates are rising
Implanted cardiac tissues from pig and horse save life of combat soldier
Proposed state legislation to prohibit e-cigs released by Health Ministry
Israel’s first English travel-planning app launched for holidays
'Beersheba is the new cyber Silicon Valley'
BGU first Israeli university to become member of US National Academy of Inventors
Social media after death
Tony Bennett leaves his heart (briefly) in Tel Aviv
Delving into Delft
Paul Anka reschedules war-canceled shows
Lady Gaga's manic sci-fi artRAVE wakes Tel Aviv from its war-induced slumber
Despite failing to medal, Israeli flag football teams turn heads at Worlds
Israeli tennis with more questions than answers
Victorious Maccabi Haifa opens new stadium in style
Jerusalem and both TA teams into semis
Ya'alon: The coming year will not be quiet on the security front
Watch: West Bank thieves steal car while owner fills tires with air
Police detain former minister in corruption case
British chain apologizes for not letting Jewish kids in store
FM brushes off hecklers at JNF parley in LA
The Shabbos Project in Latin America
World Jewish Congress holds historic conference in Berlin for first time since WWII
Moishe House to open in Paris amid hike in anti-Semitic incidents in France
Mideast Christians urge Arabs to lead fight against Islamic State
Islamic State post threatens to target 'the American depth'
Watch: Bosnian children attend 'ISIS summer camp' in Syria
Erdogan offers to host Muslim Brotherhood leaders ousted from Qatar
US expands attacks on Islamic State while mulling arms and training for Syrian rebels
Letters to the Editor: September 16, 2014
Letters to the Editor: September 15, 2014
Letters to the Editor: September 14, 2014
It’s time to change Israel’s refugee policies
No Holds Barred: Are men womanizers or intimacy-seekers?
The GUNS OF AUGUST
ISRAEL'S LONG ARM
A house divided against itself
Hot off the Arab press
Chicken BBQ, American style
Matrimony made easier
As sweet as honey
Grapevine: Brain-drain warning
Painted street dividers get failing grade
This week in Jerusalem
The ambassadorial treatment
Someck so good
CITY NOTES: Australian street artist showcases work at Haifa art festival
Ramallah’s own ‘Krabby patty’
Some good news from the Gaza front
Does moderate Islam exist?
Will the minority Pundits return home?
To end anti-Arab violence, stop freeing terrorists
A song for ELUL: 'The song of the land
סִדְרַת סְטֶנְד-אַפְּ חֲדָשָה: קוֹמֶדִי בִּיט
גִיבּוֹרֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל מְקַבְּלֵי עִיטוּר הַגְבוּרָה
For the love of debauchery
Paris in Jerusalem
Love in the time of plenty
Religious strife … AGAIN?
Cooking with Jpost: Scrumptious shakshuka
Cooking with JPost: Tantalizing tomato and mozzarella salad
Bar Refaeli channels inner pole dancer in sexy new commercial
Watch: Israelis dip apples in honey for Rosh Hashana in adventurous locations
Amy Winehouse statue unveiled in London, commemorating late singer's birthday
Le stade flambant neuf de la capitale, nouveau fief de l’Hapoel Jerusalem
Quand Roméo et Juliette s’appellent Reouven et Djamila
Jeunes, braves et valeureux : la nouvelle génération des soldats de Tsahal
Tout un programme…
Oh les filles, oh les filles…
Revisiter le sionisme
Préserver l’héritage des Juifs de Tunisie
Ton peuple sera mon peuple
Malgré quelques revers, l’Etat islamique se porte bien
Israël et la « coalition virtuelle » contre le Hamas
Sous la coupe de l’Etat islamique en Syrie
Les ,ésaventures de Sainsbury
Le problème avec l’UNRWA
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Après Goldstone, un certain « Rapport Schabas »
Boucler la boucle
Sondage : la victoire de Tsahal à Gaza
L’épreuve de la dissuasion
Les Juifs aux USA
Canadian Young Leadership Solidarity Mission to Israel
JNF USA Solidarity Mission Visits Southern Israel
Turning Tanks into Pine Cones
Under Hamas Fire, KKL-JNF Paves a Security Road for Kibbutz Sufa
KKL-JNF Helps Chile Deal with the Gall Wasp Pest
KKL-JNF and Fair Planet in Ethiopia–Seeds of Hope
KKL-JNF at United Nations Committee of Forestry Conference
Argentine Province of Misiones Minister for Agriculture Visits the Negev with KKL-JNF
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
Mexican Parliamentarians Visit the Biofilter for Urban Runoff in Kfar Saba
KKL-JNF’s Friends from Switzerland Visit with Israel
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
The KKL-JNF Europe Young Leadership Conference
KKL-JNF Office Opens in New Zealand
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
Ma’alot 360 Scholarship Recipients from Australia Tour Israel
09.16.2014 | 21 Elul, 5774
Now, more than ever, world must back Palestinian initiative, says Riyad al-Malki.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Zafrir did not attack the content of the reservists' criticism of the IDF, but that the criticism was not done privately.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Leader calls on Palestinian Authority to reexamine policy towards negotiations with Israel.
Al Jazeera is reporting that the ICC “did not receive a positive confirmation” from the Palestinian Authority’s foreign minister, Riad Malki, to go ahead with a war crimes investigation.
Exiled Hamas leader Abu Marzouk says group might be forced to hold talks with Israel if PA fails to address Gaza problems.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Inmates in Beersheba prison launch hunger strike amid claims of foul play.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Hundreds of Palestinians attend funeral of man who was struck by IDF fire after hurling explosive device at Israeli soldiers.
By REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri says invitations to conference in Cairo to be extended soon.
Senior Fatah official Nabil Sha'ath says Palestinian people disillusioned with US-led efforts to reach lasting deal with Israel.
Strategic affairs minister heading to US with intelligence officials for strategic dialogue on Iran nuclear program.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Abbas to present new diplomatic initiative to Arab League next week, which envisages full Israeli withdrawal to pre-1967 lines.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,NIV ELIS
"The world has yet to come to grips with the immensity of the crime" in Gaza, executive committee member says.
By ANNA HIATT
Organization calls for national unity among Palestinian factions, says Gaza will continue to its fight.
Move draws sharp criticism from Hamas, families of prisoners held in Israeli jails.
According to "Al-Akhbar," Abbas warned Cohen that PA would halt security cooperation with Israel if Jerusalem refuses to begin talks on border of future Palestinian state.
State Department official says Israel's announcement will harm peace negotiations with the Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
According to "Asharq al-Awsat," the Egyptian-mediated talks are expected to conclude within the month with a new agreement on a range of issues.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Palestinian sources in Ramallah reported as saying plan calls for giving US a 4-month period to draw borders of Palestinian state and garner Israel’s recognition.
Many among US public hold sympathies for both sides while Americans remain divided on possibility of peaceful two-state solution, according to survey.
PA president condemns Israel, says it will pay for its "crimes and massacres" against the Palestinian people during the IDF's 7-week Gaza operation.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON
Abbas' adviser compares 7-week Gaza op to ancient battle for Medina, 2nd holiest city in Islam, which saw heavy casualties and was widely considered a loss for Muslims.
Abbas announced recently that he was planning a “diplomatic and political surprise” that would make the US unhappy.
Several reports claimed that members of a branch of al-Qaida operating in Syria had managed to kill Jibril, who is affiliated with the Syrian regime.
A list of the broad terms Israel, the Palestinians agreed to in the Egyptian-brokered plan to end fighting in Gaza.
Palestinian Authority president says will discuss diplomatic and political proposals with leaders in Ramallah before presenting ideas to US.
Charity organization issues statement over photograph of Britain’s east Jerusalem-based consul-general wearing a keffiyeh with the slogan “Free Palestine” superimposed on a map of Israel .
By JERRY LEWIS
PA president, Hamas leader and Qatari ruler discuss ways to end conflict in Gaza, sources in Ramallah say.
Rocket attacks that come more than 6 hours before midnight truce deadline; Netanyahu, Ya'alon order IDF to respond; Israel calls back delegation from Cairo amid fire.
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Member of Palestinian delegation says sides focusing on Hamas's demands that Israel lift blockade on Gaza, allow airport and seaport in the Strip.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON
Israeli and Palestinian delegations in Cairo agree to extend the ceasefire for an additional 24 hours.
Some analysts expect Hamas leader’s – and Hamas’s – popularity to revert to pre-Protective Edge levels.
By ABDULLAH H. ERAKAT/THE MEDIA LINE
The reported deal comes after significant progress was made in Egyptian-mediated cease-fire talks between Israel and Hamas, according to Palestinian sources.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
PMW report details analogies: "Jewish state did more evil and more horrifying things than Auschwitz."
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Palestinian Authority president gives speech during meeting of PA leadership in Ramallah, says Egypt has no replacement as mediator.
In the video posted online, a masked man speaking Hebrew criticizes Netanyahu, accusing him of crimes against the Palestinians.
By BEN HARTMAN
The IDF did not comment on the matter, but Israel has in general stated that Hamas has stored weapons in mosques.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Intelligence minister says weapons building in Strip a gross violation of interim agreement Abbas signed 20 years ago.
By HERB KEINON
Threat of renewed fighting in Gaza looms as no sign appears of breakthrough in Cairo talks at end of 3-day halt of hostilities.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Palestinian Authority police fire tear gas at pro-Hamas demonstration in West Bank city.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud No. 2 spoke at a conference marking nine-year anniversary of Israel's withdrawal from the Gaza Strip.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Créé en 1948, cet organisme des Nations unies a pour mission de venir en aide aux réfugiés palestiniens, mais beaucoup l’accusent de perpétuer la souffrance palestinienne.
By TAL BASHAN
Ruthless and indiscriminate terrorist methods, refined by ever more sophisticated techniques, have characterized the activities of those extreme Islamists who have taken the fight into the West.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Palestinians use terms like “absent,” “abhorred,” and “ineffective,” to describe Abbas because “before the Gaza invasion occurred, Abbas had one foot in the presidency and one foot out.”
Last Thursday night’s riot looked like a post-apocalyptic battle.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The violence in east Jerusalem might have been triggered by the murder of Muhammad Abu Khdeir and the Gaza offensive, but trouble has been brewing for a long time.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Neil Masterson has taken strong dislike to Galloway because of MP’s left-wing policies, including well-documented dislike of Israel, according to Facebook page.
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has inserted itself into the middle of a fight that previously had nothing to do with Jews or Arabs.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
The controversy stems from a letter signed by 43 reservists in the vaunted Unit 8200, an intelligence outfit that has often been likened to the US National Security Agency.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Father of 16-year-old claims boy was shot in the head by sponge bullet during riot, police claim teen was shot in leg, fell on head while attempting to flee.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Central Bureau of Statistics says work began on 1,807 settler homes through June 2013, compared with 507 in same period this year.
Palestinian Authority condemns decision; Israel says move does not prevent reaching two-state solution.
Balad MK said during interview that Israel encourages kidnapping so long as it ignores the suffering of the Palestinians.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Israeli-Arab director presents film, which received nearly NIS 2 million in government subsidies, as coming from "Palestine" to Venice Film Festival.
Israel holds legal title to all land that is not privately owned in Judea and Samaria.
By ODED REVIVI
The Mossad brief on Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal indicates a charismatic leader with a distorted perception of reality.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Given the international outcry, will Israel’s third major Gaza battle in less than six years lead to international isolation?
By LESLIE SUSSER
Any judgment on the civilian death toll will have to be made by Israel’s judicial system and by the opinions of legal advisors of democratic states.
By ROBBIE SABEL
Border kibbutzim have become virtual ghost communities with only a skeleton crew remaining to hold the fort.
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
Spanish columnists question anti-Israel sentiment
By ANDREAS BERGGREN
The ‘Magazine’ sits down with volunteers from the Palestine Red Crescent Society, an organization which has long been at the forefront of caring for Palestinians wounded in protests.
'Short of sending in limousines to extract Gaza’s civilians, Israel is doing everything it can to protect them.'
By Jerusalem Post Readers
PA minister says two sides agreed to form joint ministerial committee to discuss ways of boosting relations.
Chief PLO negotiator presents John Kerry with plan for establishing an independent Palestinian state within a specific timeline.
Arab media reports claimed that former PA prime minister Salam Fayyad and senior PLO and Fatah officials were behind the effort to topple Abbas.
In solidarity with the recent Gaza conflict, Palestinian families have been naming newborns after elements in the Strip.
Aid campaign initiated by Turkish PM and president-elect has garnered nearly $21 million for Palestinians.
“We are neighbors,” says Palestinian farmer, unnamed for security reasons; “We don’t like the war, we like peace.”
By SHARON UDASIN
Egypt’s Foreign Ministry has said the border with Gaza at Rafah remains open, despite media reports claiming it is closed.
PA president calls on UN to assume responsibility for aiding Palestinians in coastal enclave.
Police respond to multiple disturbances involving Molotov cocktails, firecrackers and rock throwing.
One killed at violent 300-person protest; 50 Palestinians throw stones at the Psagot community.
Overnight rioting throughout east Jerusalem result in 12 arrests; police say security will be heightened in capital throughout Tisha Be’av.
One killed as some 1,200 Palestinians protest against Israel's operation in Gaza; in Ramallah, protestors clash with IDF forces.
Victims beaten unconscious Friday night, allegedly by Jewish mob; police say more arrests expected as investigation progresses.
Jerusalem Reporter sheds light on the implications of the uptick of violence in east Jerusalem; Berlin correspondent Benjamin Weinthal discusses dominant views in Germany towards Israel.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
"Obama and Cameron reiterated support for Israel's right to self-defense while emphasizing the need for all sides to minimize civilian casualties," White House said.
Legal department warns of precedent for West Bank if Israel agrees to foreign monitors.
Palestinian reports indicate that a 22-year-old West Bank resident was shot dead by Israeli forces during a protest near Ramallah on Friday.
Thousands of Palestinians participate in pro-Hamas rallies across Gaza, call on groups to launch rocket attacks.
Key Hamas backer, Qatar, uses popular Al Jazeera channel to support Hamas’s narrative since beginning of Operation Protective Edge, as website continually leads with images of Palestinian victims, alleged Israeli atrocities.
Jordan has greater ability to serve Palestinian interests while maintaining relations with Israel, rather than discontinuing presence in neighboring country, government argues.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Clip shows table with magazines, bullet cases, rifle rounds taken by militant group during fighting.
Palestinian conditions said to include pullout of Israeli forces, ending blockade of Gaza, prisoner releases.
By REUTERS,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Fatah official Yasser Abd Rabbo claims announcement was made with consent of all Palestinian factions, however Hamas says cease-fire cannot exist while Israeli forces are inside Gaza.
Representatives from Hamas, Islamic Jihad and PA travel to Egyptian capital for discussion on draft truce, which the 2 Gaza terror groups previously rejected.
Arab minority rights organization threatens to file a petition to the High Court of Justice if the Justice Ministry does not comply.
Videos show proof of weapons being fired from civilian spaces in the Gaza Strip.
We in the West should not merely claim to devote ourselves to seeking the freedom of the Palestinian Arabs.
By CHLOE VALDARY
In his September 10 speech US President Barack Obama argued that the actions of IS were not Islamic.
Gaza militants launched about 4,562 rockets at Israel during the conflict, along with a smaller number of mortar shells.
By MICHAEL J. ARMSTRONG
By LELA GILBERT
It’s always a good time to send our viewpoints north for a little consultation with the brain.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
The disruption of normal life inside Israel has marked a significant change for the worse in the country’s security posture.
By DAVID NEWMAN
The world has not yet forgiven the Jews for the Holocaust. Yet Israel can survive – and this is the paradox of its reality – as long as it insists on its vocation of uniqueness.
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
Operation Protective Edge must now enter the economic phase.
By NITSANA DARSHAN-LEITNER
Israelis, Egyptians, Saudis and moderate Palestinians are united as never before in their desire to see Gaza freed from Hamas’s rule.
By AMICHAI MAGEN
There is no military solution for the problem of Gaza, or the West Bank or the Israeli Palestinian conflict. We will be in the same place again in a year, two years, or three years, only much worse.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Our tradition calls on us to consider the suffering of others even as we are commanded to protect ourselves.
By RACHEL LERNER
The curse "Go to Gaza" is an idiomatic phrase copied from Arabic and expresses the contempt with which their Arab brothers regard them.
By ODED RAVIVI