BDS movement looking to ‘hold Israel accountable’ over South African visa denial
Netanyahu prepared to crush High Court, undermine foundations of democracy, Gal-On says
Court gives former Bat Yam mayor Lahiani 8 months jail time on state appeal
Former Meretz education minister Sarid 'disgusted' by prospect of Bennett's appointment
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04.28.2015 | 9 Iyar, 5775
The building of 708 Jewish homes commenced this week in a forested area of the southern Jerusalem neighborhood.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Individual calls police and says his friend who went to get tools to fix flat tire did not return to the vehicle.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Expert says ICC could go after some settlements retroactively, on the basis that maintaining existing settlements was an ongoing crime.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Attorney representing settlement disputed the Rabbis for Human Rights contention that the land belonged to private Palestinians, arguing that the structures were on state land.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Upon leaving job, outgoing UN Middle East envoy Robert Serry says he feels disheartened.
By HERB KEINON
According to IDF assessments, new generation of Fatah Tanzim could pose threat to Israel in the future
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Chief Palestinian negotiator to the peace talks responds to remarks PM made in which he appeared to step back from support for the creation of a Palestinian state.
Though the homes, which make up the Mitzpe Kramim neighborhood, are within the settlements boundaries, they were built on private Palestinian property.
Police suspect that the three falsified documents, including consent forms for transactions worth millions of shekels.
Right-wing organization says EU trying to establish "facts on the ground;" EU says it is providing "humanitarian assistance."
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Yoav Mordechai is in Europe to discuss closer cooperation with the EU.
Israel to release paper on Gaza operation to preempt ICC and blunt UN criticism.
PLO chief negotiator calls on international community to ban settlement products.
The ‘Post’ tours the West Bank checkpoints that are meant to keep terrorists out, while causing a minimum of disruption to the fabric of life of Palestinians.
Ranking US senator calls the Palestinian move a "bastardizing of the role of the ICC."
Foreign Ministry explained to special rapporteur on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, that there is no such country as Palestine.
"Israeli leaders will only be able to travel between Tel Aviv and Washington, because US is only country that does not apply decisions of the ICC," Palestinian official tells Al-Hayat.
"Israel has been extremely aggressive," says FM Wallstrom.
Defense ministry officials say 2015 budget lacks funds for this project, not a priority.
Angered by Palestinian steps to join the ICC, Israel seeking to prosecute Palestinians in a number of jurisdictions.
The PA President feels that international momentum against Israel is in his favor, and that if he keeps plugging away he can impose a solution on Israel from the outside.
Resolution calls for a full IDF withdrawal to the pre-1967 lines within three years.
PA leadership was set to discuss response to death of minister Ziad Abu Ein.
Motion calls for a Palestinian state on the basis of the 1967 borders with eastern Jerusalem as its capital.
Defense Minister says investigation of death is under IDF investigation.
Israeli pathologists from the Abu Kabir Forensics Institute in Tel Aviv will join pathologists from Jordan to investigate the death.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Meretz leader: "Israeli government continues to destroy relations with the United States and Western world."
IDF confirms that it fired on and hit two demonstrators in Kafr Qaddum.
Leicester is the UK’s 10th largest city; other local councils in Britain may well follow suit.
By JERRY LEWIS
Vladimir Sloutsker says move opens the door for terrorists world wide to reach their own political targets.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The manslaughter charge is one of the most serious in recent memory against a soldier or border policeman.
According to the B'Tselem Human Rights group, one woman lives in the house alone.
By BEN HARTMAN
Decision impedes attempts to reach two-state solution, State Department says.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Maher Hamdi Hashalamun had served five years in an Israeli prison.
Referring to tensions on the Temple Mount, PA President accused Israel of violating all international resolutions.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
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
Replacing Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister is an existential Israeli imperative.
By JOSHUA SOBOL
Gush Etzion’s residents grapple with future hopes and present realities.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
49% of Jewish Israelis and 20% of Arab Israelis polled believe that the US administration will be friendlier toward a government headed by Herzog and Livni than one headed by Netanyahu.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Report says settlements are legal under international law, calls on government to allow construction of outposts.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Yahad party leader says his faction would not be party of any government that thinks about evacuating settlements in Judea and Samaria.
By JEREMY SHARON
Mertz Party head MK Zahava Gal-On slams PM for heading to Judea and Samaria.
Police are investigating the possibility that Niv Asraf and a friend from Beersheba faked his disappearance in the West Bank
Military seals off east Hebron area as units widen search for missing Israeli; Brig.-Gen. Moti Almoz: We don't yet know if this is a criminal or terrorist incident.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
According to Army Radio, the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) last week took into custody Elad Sela, a resident of the Bat Ayin settlement, who is being accused of endangering national security.
Seizure of the yeshiva evokes outrage in Yitzhar and among settler leaders.
Loan guarantees serve both as an emergency stop-gap for a crisis and a means of lowering Israel's borrowing costs.
By NIV ELIS
Cruz launches presidential campaign with swipe at Obama’s positions on Israel
Biton suffered serious injuries when a Palestinian assailant threw a stone that smashed into the windshield of a car driven by her mother along the Trans-Samaria Highway (Route 5).
Justices give the defendants two years to carry out the order so they can find alternative housing.
Herzog also said that it was "preferable" for Iran's nuclear ambitions to be shelved "by way of an international agreement."
Police also find saws, pepper spray, flammable material, ingredients for paint bombs, gloves and black face masks at Yitzhar settlement.
The tenders envisage construction in a number of locations, including near the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron, and several enclaves in the highly sensitive Jerusalem area.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The new tenders are for projects in the following West Bank settlements; 156 in Elkana, 114 homes in Geva Binyamin (Adam), 102 in Kiryat Araba and 78 in Alfei Menashe.
On Friday, the Secretary-General of Bnei Akiva in Israel Danny Hirschberg sent out an SMS in which he invited the movement’s youth to participate in building the illegal settlement of Evyatar.
The nongovernmental group Honenu had defended the two men and, together with attorney Adi Kedar, had secured their freedom only after appealing the arrest to the High Court of Justice on Wednesday.
ISIS demands huge ransom for lives of two Japanese citizens, Abbas says abductions "violate moral and humane values."
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
In wake of terror attack at kosher market in Paris, Housing Minister Uri Ariel took steps to prepare new housing for potential French immigrants.
Yehudit Shilat served as an adviser to the late National Religious Party head Zvulun Hammer.
“It’s unbelievable to see the Palestine national team in the first 16 teams in Asia,” says FIFA presidential candidate and Palestine FA advisor Jerome Champagne.
The court said the development firm Al-Watan, the company that had petitioned to save the structures, must pay NIS 30,000 to the Palestinian property owners.
Money will be used to relocate a Border Police base that currently occupies land on which the home project will be built.
Witnesses say incident occurred near the southern Samaria outpost of Adei Ad.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JERUSALEM POST STAFF
“There is no doubt that carrying out these demolition orders will have painful consequences for the residents and their families,” wrote Supreme Court President Judge Asher Grunis.
11-year-old girl, father wounded in attack that occurred near West Bank settlement of Ma'ale Shomron.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,LAHAV HARKOV
Yanon’s letter followed a stormy Knesset Finance Committee meeting on Sunday in which NIS 12.8 million was approved for a new visitor center in the Barkan Industrial Park.
Company spokeswoman responds to incident: “It was an error.”
Right wing politicians approve funding of project without ruling of Attorney General's office.
The Finance Ministry, which is now under the auspices of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, had requested the funds last week.
Bayit Yehudi leader: Don't give any of Land of Israel to Arabs; Steinitz calls to consider dismantling PA; Labor's Bar-Lev says Netanyahu to bring a binational state.
Likud MK, vying to oust Netanyahu was speaking at Bar Ilan University.
US policy towards West Bank settlements has been consistent for decades, spokeswoman Jen Psaki tells reporters.
Funding requests were put forward by Netanyahu, who is also the acting Finance Minister replacing Yesh Atid Party head Yair Lapid.
Balad head Jamal Zahalka and United Arab List-Ta’al head Ibrahim Sarsur say their parties seek joint list.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The victim's daughter wrote a Facebook post in which she said that her father was killed in a terror attack.
Settlers claim pending construction freeze beginning; Peace Now says building is still going on.
Knesset Finance Committee to hold discussion about pulling funding for institution.
Police arrested seven men in their 20s and 30s staying at the site.
Committee grants private contractor approval to build 200 housing units on land purchased in Ramot.
Ariel: They want settlers to fight and die for the country but not have normal lives; Gal-On says bill will bring apartheid.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,LAHAV HARKOV
Israeli citizens must vote for a center-left pro-peace government that will give us all a chance for a better life.
By ILAN BARUCH
Jerusalem City Councilor Aryeh King is bent on judaizing East Jerusalem.
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
‘A small hilltop, in the middle of nowhere, in the middle of everywhere.’
By JANICE WEIZMAN
Gush Etzion residents are adamant that they will not allow terror attacks to dictate the way they live.
By TAMARA BARAAZ
Yesh Atid leader responds to report of 16 European Union ministers publishing letter on labeling of West Bank settlement products.
Palestinian Authority President says at economic conference in Egypt that there "is no alternative but to re-evaluate the security and economic relations with Israel."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Tens of thousands of Jews, if not more, had lived in the area before even one Palestinian ever set foot in Gush Etzion, among them the famous Bar Kokhba.
By DAVIDI PEREL
There have been periods in the state’s short history when huge building projects have been undertaken successfully.
By JPost Editorial
If Orwell’s principle were applied to today’s coverage of Israel, the list of useless terms might include settlements, West Bank, Green Line, East Jerusalem and militants.
One of the most serious accusations against Israel’s presence in Judea and Samaria is that Israel systematically steals or “seizes” private Palestinian land.
By MOSHE DANN
Amnesty International has become an apologist for terrorism and an enemy of democracy.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ