10.28.2016 | 26 Tishri, 5777
Right-wing politicians call to rescind Palestinian building permits in Area C
Fishing zone expanded by 50% for Gaza’s 4,000 fishermen
Shin Bet thwarts suspected Jerusalem terror plot by Arab-Israeli man
Liberman ‘is living in another world,’ says top Abbas adviser
Mac Haifa looks to solidify contender status
Israel hosts Sweden in Davis Cup at Ramat Hasharon
Revived Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Zalgiris
Rivlin harvests olives in Jerusalem
Watch UN slam Israel on ‘human rights violations’
US Amb. Shapiro keeps open continued tenure under next president
Bennett to Netanyahu: You have to get rid of Hazan
Yazidi survivor tells her story at Israel UN event about refugees
Top 10 things to do
Dance: For the love of Latin America
Second straight Eurocup victory for Hapoel Jerusalem
Maiden continental conquest for Mac TA
Australian, Israeli entrepreneurs team up to make tech for disabled
MKs aim to aid kids with severe allergies in schools
Hedge-fund managers gather in Tel Aviv for investment tips and charity
Infants should not sleep in bed with parents
Can 3D printing attract terrorist hackers as Israeli research indicates?
Rate of lung cancer drops for Jews, rises among Arab men Israel
Israel, Turkey to open dialogue about natural gas export
Israel to boost solar energy production
Antiquities Authority building National Campus for the Archeology of Israel
Inspections show pollution violations at five Haifa Bay factories
Women should dance with Torah scrolls
My word: Normalization: The real road to peace
As I see it: Palestinians step up the jihad of the lie
The genesis of Israel’s next economic and moral transformation
Report: ISIS 'Rambo' killed in battle south of Mosul
Palestinian rivals, Mideast regional powers growing uneasy with Abbas
Iran spy chief questioned after letting gay US politician into country
US House to vote on Iran Sanctions Act renewal as soon as November
Iran claims to have intel on Israeli-Saudi plot to stir unrest in country
Two American citizens sentenced by Iran to 10 years in jail
Just the facts: Iran's uranium enrichment and its nuclear potential
Report: Mobile phone service approved between Iran and US
Analysis: Which Iraq will triumph in Mosul?
JPost on the frontline: Iraqi army retakes Christian towns as Mosul battle rages
Sinai: 150 ISIS militants wounded, killed in Egyptian air strikes
Hundreds near Mosul sent to hospital after sulfur plant set alight
Parisian Jews protest France’s UNESCO vote
J Street prepares for shift in approach under Clinton
Campus communicators come through
Baroness Tonge quits Lib Dems over anti-Semitism row
Rio de Janeiro and Waze join forces to tackle Brazilian traffic
Impact Investment: The key to a thriving Israeli life science industry
‘Tell us how you made Israel’
Is Trump reversing the gains Republicans have made among American Jews?
The coming shift: Hillary Clinton's plans for Israel and Iran
Trump advisor on Israel denies antisemitic sentiment among supporters
Trump says Clinton policy on Syria would lead to World War Three
A 32-year-old Jewish billionaire tops Clinton donor roll
US State Dept official 'pressured' FBI to declassify Clinton email -FBI documents
Peres was a man of psalms, Clinton says
Trump's son says he will accept "fair" US election
Jewish Americans have a moral imperative to oppose Trump, Bill Clinton says
American Israelis casting their ballots for Trump
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of October 28, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Gift of life
Jerusalem Grapevine: Dance benefit
Parashat Bereshit: Perfection, blessing and holiness
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Oh snap: Saudi groom divorces new bride for using Snapchat
Malaysia to ban 'hot dogs' for sounding unislamic
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Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A formula for nation building
Necessary Stories: Besieged
Status quo shenanigans
Rx For Readers: Is radiation from your Wi-Fi router dangerous?
Psychology: Just do it!
Wine Talk: Patience, inspiration and passion
Back to Sinai
What do you like to buy?
The screech of the songbird
Pigs must be flying
Walking and talking in Jerusalem
The likes of Mike’s Place
The long journey home
Secrecy and survival
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Report: Final burial place of Jesus revealed after hundreds of years
The German officer who saved 13 Jewish 'spies' from the Nazis
JNF USA 2016 National Conference in NY: ‘One of the Most Successful Ever’
A Lake in the Middle of the Desert at Dimona's Ben Gurion Park
International Cleanup Day in Israel 2016 Launched in Afula
From Copenhagen to the Casuarina Circle at Ilanot
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
In his first ever interview with Palestinian media Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman spoke of a two state solution and military infrastructure in Hamas.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,LAHAV HARKOV
Meeting attended by delegations from four governments marks one of the highest level public interactions between Israelis and Palestinians in the last two years.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Netanyahu's representative told Putin's Jerusalem representative that the proposed meeting between the two in Moscow will have to be postponed, according to PA president.
Netanyahu's office said earlier on Monday the prime minister was considering an offer by Russian President Vladimir Putin to host the talks between the Israeli leader and Abbas.
By HERB KEINON
"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.
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Retired veteran statesman tells TIME magazine that Arab suspicion over the Dimona nuclear center helped bring about the 1993 agreements on the peace process.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Bill to pay damages for land lost to Palestinian Authority passes early vote.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Prince Turki al-Faisal issues unusual 10-minutes pre-recorded interview in video aired at conference sponsored by Israeli newspaper.
Hotovely remarks on convening last week in Amman between Interior Minister Shalom and PLO chief negotiator Erekat.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Chief PLO negotiator says he does not expect long-frozen negotiation to resume in the near future.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Dennis Ross says Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton would be more sensitive to conflict.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Silvan Shalom to be in charge of peace process with Palestinians.
Samantha Powers says critically important for leaders to "reengage in efforts to achieve peace."
A look at the parties' positions on how to solve the Palestinian issue.
Kerry wants more talks; Abbas wants "Palestine" without peace; Netanyahu says "Arab world first." Six months after breakdown of negotiations, everyone is grasping at straws.
US leaders still hopeful that peace can be achieved in the Mideast, despite speculation that America has pulled back, refocused energies elsewhere.
US secretary of state says Jerusalem's wait-and-see approach to formation of Palestinian reconciliation government is "appropriate."
Bayit Yehudi MK says that the PM agreed to Indyk's appointment as special envoy to the talks only because Kerry asked.
US envoy details breakdown in negotiations between Israel, PA; government
official claims US mediator was aware of plans for settlement construction.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
America's envoy to the Middle East peace process warned against the blame game as strategically treacherous for both Israel and the Palestinians.
By MICHAEL WILNER
World Jewish Congress says: "The American government gets it...Abbas couldn't have done more to destroy peace process.”
By SAM SOKOL
Bennett says unity deal has turned PA into "largest terrorist organization in the world, 20 minutes from Tel Aviv.”
By LAHAV HARKOV,SAM SOKOL,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
FM: Despite struggles in Ukraine and Syria, Europe’s
foreign policy chief talks about ‘real danger to world peace’
EU foreign policy chief slams Israeli moves as "not conducive" to climate needed for peace talks; condemns Monday's fatal shooting of Israeli man in West Bank; calls on sides to exert restraint from undermining diplomacy.
After one-day delay in process, US envoy Indyk traveling back to region as sides seek to pave way to extend talks.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Bayit Yehudi chief threatens to bolt coalition if Netanyahu agrees to free Israeli Arabs in prisoner release.
Foreign minister likens Palestinian request to join more than two dozen international treaties to Arafat balking at Camp David in 2002, Abbas not signing deal at Annapolis Conference in 2008.
Officials from both sides convene meeting without presence of US mediators in latest push to overcome impasse in talks.
Gov't official says purpose of responsive Israeli moves is to show Palestinians that "continued rejectionism will harm their interests."
Meretz chairwoman chides Netanyahu, Bennett, Liberman and Lapid, likening them to alternate take on Haggada's 4 sons.
Guardian state of conventions says accepts Abbas's application to treaties on conduct of war.
In meeting with Kerry, Liberman says Israel is "ready to sacrifice a lot" for comprehensive deal with Palestinians.
Opposition lawmakers say measure will only damage country, while Bayit Yehudi politicians bolster Netanyahu’s actions.
League says US has relevant role in advancing peace process; Abbas calls emergency meeting with Arab foreign ministers.
Labor’s Herzog calls for new elections or alternative government with Hatnua, Yesh Atid.
Netanyahu, speaking at the weekly cabinet meeting, said that while Israel was desirous of peace, it would not seek an agreement 'at any price.'
Israel Law Center preparing indictment against Abbas for financing Hamas, terrorists.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Responding to comments made by chief Israeli negotiator Livni, Palestinians reject Israeli call for concessions in exchange for prisoner release; PA blames Jerusalem for current stalemate in peace process.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Chief Israeli negotiator says she intends to continue "struggle" to reach agreement with the Palestinians.
Après des années d'enlisement, un espoir de paix entre Israéliens et Palestiniens
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
Si le dossier israélo-palestinien n’a pas été un sujet de fond de la campagne électorale, il risque de revenir sur le devant de la scène dès le lendemain du scrutin
Sanctions contre Israël, votes de soutien à la création d’un Etat palestinien… L’Europe souhaite la reprise du processus de paix et s’impatiente…
By JOSEPHA BOUGNON
The ‘Magazine’ engages in Part II of a conversation with Washington-based
public policy scholar Aaron David Miller – on Iran, Israel and the Palestinians.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
88 US lawmakers send letter of "grave concern" to White House, warning that the new PA unity effort might "jeopardize direct negotiations with Israel to achieve a two-state solution."
"Prime Minister Bettel has invited me to Luxembourg, and he said the Palestinians might also come there," Netanyahu says in joint press conference with visiting European counterpart.
Opposition blasts signing of a new coalition deal that brings the far-right Yisrael Beytenu party into the government.
The meeting is especially significant since Israel suspended contact with the EU regarding the peace process last month.
Faaborg-Andersen made distinction in Tuesday interview between terrorism in Europe and in Israel, radio station clarifies.
Among the topics of discussion will be the talks between Israel and Palestinians, which France is proposing to renew in the UN with a firm timetable.
The government remains committed to building settlements rather than peace.
By YARIV OPPENHEIMER
For years Israel and the Palestinians have been in negotiations towards a two-state solution; two new books look at where the negotiations are going and whether the idea is still feasible.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
After Colombia was dropped from a list of favorites for the prestigious award, pundits speculate about possible laureates.
Obama calls PA’s 'unhelpful step of rejoining talks with Hamas' as one of the things once-again halting negotiations.
Council in Ramallah set to review options in wake of Israel's suspension of peace talks over Hamas-Fatah reconciliation pact.
Veteran Fatah leader Fares says goal of Palestinian "struggle" is to establish independent state, not procure money from the world.
Statement of the Islamist party calls on the PA to end security coordination with Israel, end negotiations.
By YASSER OKBI
Ahead of meeting between Israeli, Palestinian negotiators, Fatah official accuses Israel of not pursing talks in good faith.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Israeli president pays tribute to renowned Colombian witter and Nobel Laureate who prayed for Middle East peace.
Peace and innovation must be intertwined. Peace diplomacy has to adapt to social and scientific progress.
By URI SAVIR
Implementable agreements on the core issues that will positively impact realities on the ground for both sides will serve as the best corridor to confronting the narrative issues.
By GERSHON BASKIN
The shake-up in the Middle East in the wake of the “Arab Spring” has created new opportunities for cooperation between Israel and some of its neighbors.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Then, as now, the responsibility for implementing this vision was placed entirely on Israel’s shoulders, as the party with “all of the power,” from the dominant European perspective.
By Gerald Steinberg
Israel has two choices: Either abandon the peace process or continue the slow death of trying to appease the very people holding the knife to its throat.
By CHARLES BYBELEZER
Even regarding such a small thing as a Peace Run, tolerance was not tolerated
by our Palestinian cousins.
By YARON DAMELIN
Recent disclosures relating to Kerry's initiative to facilitate a negotiated peace deal should be extremely troubling to those who believe a 2-state solution is Israel’s only means to maintain itself as a Jewish, democratic state.
By PETER A. JOSEPH
without major changes in the state’s policy and attitude toward them, Arab-Israelis will likely begin supporting their leaders’ demands to adopt radical alternative to Israel a a Jewish-majority state.
By BRENT E. SASLEY
Into the Fray: If a Palestinian state were established, the full weight of the horrors of the Arab world would come pressing down on Israel, from indefensible borders, infinitesimal distances from major population centers.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
If the UN Division on Palestinian Rights was really really serious about investing in peace, they'd direct $6m. funding to economic empowerment projects.
By DANIEL S. MARIASCHIN
Instead of just talking with 5 Israeli MKs in Ramallah about being “against violence,” Abbas should address all Israelis directly.
By Jerusalem Post Readers