Shin Bet: Terror attacks in Israel drop back to pre-escalation level
UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
'Enough:' Abbas explains why, despite everything, he wants peace
Israeli-Arab dentist sentenced for funneling money to Hamas
Abdullah: Israel-Palestine stalemate 'a festering wound exploited by ISIS'
Israel, EU resume contacts after dispute over settlement product labels
Jerusalemites torn over Herzog's proposal to give up Arab neighborhoods
'Palestinian violence, Israeli settlements imperil two-state solution'
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Top 10 things to do
Veni, vidi, Venezuela!
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Comfortable first-leg conquests for Mac TA, Bnei Sakhnin
Yellow-and-blue bounced from Eurocup
AJC demands Likud minister apologize to Reform Jews for 'disparaging remarks'
'If ribs were visible at Auschwitz, you were a candidate for crematorium'
Machete wielding attacker wounds 5 in Ohio restaurant owned by Israeli
Dutch Zionist store owners highlight settlement goods to protest EU
Assad vows to 'fight terrorism' and reconquer all of Syria
Pakistani army foils Islamist plot to spring free killers of Daniel Pearl
Strategy, not ideology, differentiates ISIS from al-Qaida
US, Russia agree to 'cessation of hostilities' in Syria
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Senior Iranian military official: US is subordinate to Iran in Middle East
'Iran to upgrade ballistic missiles, get Russian S-300 defense system soon'
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
GLOBAL AGENDA: ‘Deutsche unter alles’
Hapoalim goes gold with ‘Vatikiyada’ event for seniors
Einstein’s Theory posited a century ago proved; original documents at Hebrew University
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
Israel signs stem cell research agreement with California Institute
Study urges at-home voting
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
TECH TALK: Intel Israel is constantly expanding
Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Grapevine: Australian makes good
Launching a ‘little prayer book’ at the Western Wall
Podcast: Monty Python and the Search for the Two-State Solution
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
NO COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
Hymn for the Weekend
NO HOLDS BARRED: Honoring Hollywood celebrities we may not always agree with
MY WORD: Radio days
My birthplace is not my home
Holy work honored
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Holland’s forgotten Jews
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Russian Air Force hits Aleppo hard
Gulf states take a bad rap on Syrian refugee issue
Chocolate treats, American South style
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Better to be buried than to burn
Desert oasis – at Kfar Hanokdim
Fresh and tasty: Jerusalem goes Mexican
Halftime in the Holy City ‘
All the colors of Estonia
Framing the refugees
The many faces of Roee Rosen
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
A Response to Mr. Frantzman
Elliot Wave Theory and the Talmud
The Hope Index: Israel among the Nations
The UK's BREXIT referendum may aggravate EU's corrupted democracy
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.13.2016 | 4 Adar I, 5776
Hezbollah's al-Manar TV denied reports and claimed that "Israel did not launch attacks against bases of the Syrian army and the Resistance in the region of Qutayfah."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MAAYAN GROISMAN
Israel’s problem was and remains the asymmetry between us and Iran. We don’t have a border with Iran, but Iran has more than one border with us.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
The overtures from Damascus were part and parcel of an attempt by the Assad regime to gain vital intelligence assistance from the West in his quest to put down an Islamist-led insurgency.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Three rockets were fired from southern Lebanon and were believed to have fallen in open territory in the North. The IDF responded with artillery fire.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Israel released Kuntar in 2008 as part of a prisoner swap with the Lebanese Shi'ite Hezbollah group.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Half of funds to go to Save the Children, half to International Rescue Committee.
Dr. Salman Zarka was invited to speak in Massachusetts and Rhode Island about what his hospital is doing to treat Syrians caught in the crossfire of their country's civil war.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Bill de Blassio reportedly urges congregation of Syrian Jews to empathize with plight of Muslim refugees leaving war-torn Middle Eastern country.
Many express resentment over misuse of Holocaust analogies.
By SAM SOKOL
The cartoon depicts two male creatures running after terrified women with the caption: "What would have become of the young Alan if he had grown up? A groper in Germany."
Unfazed by the sectarian strife plaguing most of Iraq, the future is looking bright for the Kurdish people striving for independence.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
On Iran Netanyahu says he hopes he would be proven wrong in his fierce objections to the nuclear deal.
By HERB KEINON
Russian airstrikes could send ISIS forces towards Israel; Syrian regime could also retake areas near the border.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
PM and Russian president in phone call discuss Syrian crisis, extremists.
The prime minister discussed the Saturday terror attack in Ra'anana and plans to integrate more haredim into the civil service.
By HERB KEINON,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Ya’alon came under criticism for implying that the US policy in Syria was less than perfect and created a vacuum.
Defense Minister addresses annual gathering in Washington examining the US-Israel relationship.
“And after the discussion yesterday” with Putin, PM says, “I say to you that we will continue to do so.”
PM to meet with Russia’s Putin later this month; US says it will work to protect Israel’s interests.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Desperate Syrians throng the Turkish border Take a city with a population similar to that of Chicago and an urban area more or less the size of Manchester, England.
By NOGA TARNOPOLSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
Assad said he would retake the whole country, but that this could take a long time, according to excerpts of the interview published on AFP's website.
The parties also agreed on ways to accelerate the delivery of humanitarian aid to regions of the country that have gone without for months.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Targeting rebel groups fighting for the ouster of embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad, Russian forces continued to broaden their air campaign.
The boy, Isa Dare, is the son of Grace "Khadija" Dare, a British convert who traveled to Syria in 2013, where she married a Swedish Islamic fighter called Abu Bakr.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Sectarian strife likely to continue for the foreseeable future, expert tells ‘Post’
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Damage affected a corner of the building and was probably caused by shelling.
Human rights activists have been sternly critical of Gulf leaders, blaming them for turning their backs on their Arab brothers.
By FELICE FRIEDSON AND JOSHUA A. HOLMES/THE MEDIA LINE
Syrian president survived alleged assassination attempt, but 4 of his convoy members were killed in the attack, when Grad missiles launched by the opposition faction hit the convoy.
Surprisingly, the Hezbollah captives did not praise their organization for participating in the fighting in Syria and called it an "illegitimate intervention."
Syrians are feeling an intensifying Russian assault around the city of Aleppo, and aid workers said on Friday it could soon fall under a full government siege.
Israeli expert: Jordan is an important buffer zone for Israel
The criticism sounded by the Human Rights Watch chief comes amid a wider attack by the Syrian opposition on Kerry, claiming that he accepted diktats from Russia and Iran regarding the Geneva talks.
Most rich countries were contributing less than their "fair share" of financial aid, the amount a country should contribute relative to the size of its economy.
A UN envoy sent out invitations for the talks to begin in Geneva on Friday.
In his meeting with the Syrian opposition's coordinator, Kerry demanded that the Syrian opposition participate in the upcoming Geneva talks, threatening to stop US aid to them if they do not.
A recent example of the alleged targeting of civilians in Raqqa is the American bombardment of a wedding convoy in the city on Friday, which killed several people.
An exchange between Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif at an invitation-only meeting underlined the hostility between the two Gulf rivals.
Russia and the United States have hoped that the talks, set for January 25, would bring together Assad officials and rebel leadership around the same table.
The main beneficiary of the Russian intervention in Syria has been Iran.
By ELY KARMON
Eyewitnesses to the incursion reported that the Turkish forces have not encountered any resistance from ISIS fighters, which raises the question of possible collaboration between ISIS and Turkey.
The Observatory said 120 members of the Syrian government forces and 70 Islamic State fighters had been killed in clashes since Saturday.
Syria's state news agency said earlier that at least 300 people, including women and children, had been killed during the attacks in Deir al-Zor, but it made no mention of people getting kidnapped.
By REUTERS,MAAYAN GROISMAN
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
As part of their ongoing cooperation, Russia has supplied Hezbollah with weapons in exchange for intel and assistance in target selection, commanders tell Daily Beast.
US coalition spokesman comments on hardline group's losses in Iraq and Syria.
Most of those deaths occurred along a perilous central Mediterranean route used by smugglers operating out of Libya, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
Regime forces storm village of Samdaniya al Gharbiya in the Syrian Golan Heights.
From contiguous territory stretching from Afghanistan to Iran and through Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon, Shi’ite influence would increase.
In the self-made bureaucracy, the seized documents show how ISIS deals with "war spoils" such as slaves and natural resources.
Russia claims that there continues to be oil-smuggling from Syria to Turkey.
Jaysh al Islam, with thousands of trained fighters, is the biggest and seen as the most organized rebel group. It has been effectively running the administration of Eastern Ghouta.
The besieged militants include fighters of Islamic State and the Nusra Front, al-Qaida's offshoot in Syria.
While Iran and Hezbollah have seen their image take a hit, the negative perception of Israel has started to erode.
By ELIZABETH TSURKOV
Since early October, nearly 100 Revolutionary Guard fighters or military advisers, including at least four senior commanders, have reportedly been killed in embattled Syria.
Kuntar's ex-wife believes that her ex-husband's murder was justified because his intention was not to fight against Israel but to harm Syrians and the Palestinian people.
UN High Commissioner for refugees tells Security Council that those fleeing Syrian civil war can't be blamed for the terror they are risking their lives to escape.
She repeats her support after Pentagon officials say the plan requires substantial ground troops.
The resolution calls for the UN to present the council with options for monitoring a ceasefire within one month.
Aim of renewed BND contacts with Damascus is to exchange information about militants, especially those in Islamic State, according to Germany daily.
Resolution call for sanctions such as asset freeze, travel ban and arms embargo against terror group.
Diplomat says Russia privately accepts that Assad will have gone by end of transition period in Syria.
Hamas’s refusal to support Syria's Assad, Iran’s major ally in the region, has angered Tehran, prompting it to cut off its financial and military aid to the Gaza-based movement.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Aircraft carrying 163 Syrian refugees touched down in Toronto just before midnight on Thursday and was followed by a second military airlift to Montreal on Saturday.
Those in favor of a no-fly zone argue the plan offers humanitarian as well as strategic benefit.
The bill, which was quickly drafted amid a debate over immigrants and refugees coming into the US from radicalized regions of the world, passed with the support of 407 congressmen.
The US and Turkey have for months been talking of a joint effort to clear Islamic State from the remaining part of the frontier, but there has been no sign of progress.
Second high ranking commander from group reportedly killed in Syria in last week.
In their first strike in Syrian territory, the UK warplanes struck six times the Omar oilfield under Islamic State control.
Terrorist threatens leader along with entire Russian population: "You will not find peace in your homes."
Islamic State's online supporters include 300 Americans says report out of George Washington University's Program on Extremism.
An international manhunt for Salah Abdeslam has been ongoing since the deadly November 13 terror attacks in Paris.
Israel Air Force reportedly carries out attack near Lebanese border.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Israel has reportedly hit area in the past which has served as a major transit point for Hezbollah fighters, equipment.
Journalists were not invited to join Carson, one of the leading contenders for the Republican nomination in the November 2016 presidential election.
Turkey says it warned the crew 10 times before firing down the plane.
Official tells Reuters conclusion is based on "heat signature of jet."
A senior Russian official also said that military cooperation with Turkey will be suspended.
At least 10 people were reportedly on the helicopter but were all evacuated before the missile destroyed it.
Sources tell CBC move taken to deal with security concerns.
Resolution calls "upon member states that have the capacity to do so to take all necessary measures on the territory under the control of ISIS."
A video posted online by the Defense Ministry also shows a serviceman writing "For Our Guys" on a bomb at Russia's Hmeymim airbase.
In Syria, Assad might be the devil the West knows but it doesn’t make him less satanic.
By LIAT COLLINS
Right now, this group and its nihilistic- jihadi outlook controls nearly 50% of the country, not to mention large segments of neighboring Iraq.
By MOHAMMAD ASLAM
The photos and videos published by news agencies and activists proved that Russia has targeted moderate rebel groups, specifically the Free Syrian Army, instead of Islamic State.
By MOHAMMED RUZGAR
Between Obama shrinking from center stage and Putin's power play in Syria, the French president who is taking a proactive lead in the free world.
By NEVILLE TELLER
There will never be a rise of many new ethnic states in the Middle East.
Common misconception that the US lost in Iraq and Afghanistan leads to failed policies today.
By AMITAI ETZIONI
"Most people know nothing, and care less, about the goings-on in West Africa."
By RUTHIE BLUM