05.05.2016 | 27 Nisan, 5776
Hamas says truce reached with Israel to end fighting along Gaza border
Tanks, IAF return fire following Hamas shelling of IDF units on border detecting tunnels
Analysis: Hamas under pressure as Israel makes progress on tunnels
Return of terrorist’s body to family for burial reveals government divisions
IDF general in bombshell speech: Israel today shows signs of 1930s Germany
PM at Holocaust Remembrance ceremony: ‘Incitement preceded annihilation’
Highest ranking woman in IDF awarded Chaim Herzog Prize
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
PM: We’ll keep trying to expand the coalition
After talks in Berlin, Gold says Germany not re-evaluating ties with Israel
Coalition-stabilizing moves face obstacles at every turn
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Dining: A gourmet experience
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
JPOST EDITORIAL: Shaked’s injustice
CANDIDLY SPEAKING: The erosion of Holocaust memory
Ensuring ‘Never Again’
A morbid trek through the valley of the shadow of death
Turkey-EU visa deal disaster for EU as Erdogan likely to flood EU with Muslim migrants
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Nusra Front rips out heart of rival faction fighter executed on the battlefield
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
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
The Mixed Legacy of Nuremberg
Europe has failed to learn lessons of anti-Semitism, Shaked says, pointing finger at UK Labor
Watch Live: Symposium on 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials
Disturbing undercover video of Hasidic principal prompts sex abuse probe
YOUR INVESTMENTS: Long-term wealth building vs having fun
YOUR TAXES: US operations: An Israeli circular and a US indictment
Israeli inequality inches down, first Well-Being report shows
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
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
Trump triumphs: Republican Kasich to suspend presidential campaign
Sanders, Trump win in Indiana primary while Cruz bows out of race
Trump endorses Jewish settlement expansion in West Bank
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Cheating wife hires man to kill her husband and frame ISIS
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
Beyond the Seder table: Manischewitz wine popular among Asian Americans
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
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A View of Israel: The 19th Century
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
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Wisdom - via Wisdo
Home is where the tent is
Herzliya: Beaches, marina, history and beyond
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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
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
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
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
How Maayan met Gil
Obama Seeking Legacy at the Expense of Israel
The History of Anti-Semitism and the Shoah
Hoppe Hoppe Reiter
"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.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Hotovely remarks on convening last week in Amman between Interior Minister Shalom and PLO chief negotiator Erekat.
By GIL 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 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.
By HERB KEINON
IDF commander gives rare interview to ‘Post’ about his undercover unit active throughout the West Bank; battalion will help deal with terror threats.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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 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.
Chief PLO negotiator Erekat says Palestinians not seeking to undermine American efforts in Mideast diplomacy; State Department says sides still at negotiating table despite apparent lack of direction.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
American mediator for Israeli-Palestinian peace process to extend latest US bid to salvage floundering talks in meeting with chief PA negotiator Saeb Eerkat on Friday evening.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Fatah official says failure to release Palestinian prisoners would be "slap in the face" of Washington and American diplomatic efforts.
Deputy Defense Minister responds to Fatah Fatah official who said failure to release Palestinian prisoners on Saturday was "slap in the face" of Washington and American diplomatic efforts.
State Department responds to Army Radio report that imprisoned Israeli spy will be release in exchange for extended peace talks.
Economy minister urges Israeli government to "stop begging" Palestinians to continue diplomatic process.
Israel to allegedly free 14 Arab-Israelis under terms of 3-way compromise that also obligates Palestinian participation in talks through end of 2014, Army Radio reports.
Attendees plan to present letter that will be brought to Arab Summit, calling for Arab countries to reaffirm support for initiative.
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
What are Palestinians’ options if the present talks reach an impasse?; in exclusive interview, senior Fatah leader Gen. Jibril Rajoub says that "all the options are on the table" – including violence.
By Mati WAGNER
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."
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
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
Palestinian Authority Religious Affairs Minister Mahmoud al-Habbash, who left Hamas in 1994, discusses Jerusalem, Islamic approaches to peace and his vision of a peace deal with Israel.
Israeli president pays tribute to renowned Colombian witter and Nobel Laureate who prayed for Middle East peace.
‘We are teaching our children that Jewish blood is not sacred,’ says sister of murder victim whose three killers were freed in previous deals.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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 M. 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
No-one should doubt US Secretary of State John Kerry’s seriousness and dedication in attempting to bring Israeli-Palestinian peace.
By ALAN BAKER
It appears that the RIBA is flouting its own charter and turning itself into a racist NGO – a further symptom of the tragic moral decline of a once-great nation.
When someone who was one of Israel’s best known diplomats touts such silliness, it is difficult to know what is more disconcerting: Whether he actually believes what he is preaching, or whether he doesn’t.
Everyone is perfectly free to go into raptures over Obama but it’s a whole different opera when not-so-flattering opinions are sounded.
By SARAH HONIG