Clashes break out in east Jerusalem, West Bank; Palestinians report teen shot
Swedish-Lebanese Hezbollah spy gets 18 month sentence for involvement in espionage against Israel
Nepalese woman stabbed in Jerusalem attack: 'Nobody was around to help me'
Palestinians stab two in separate Jerusalem attacks
Foreign Ministry creating new app
Netanyahu to meet world leaders in Paris Monday
Shimon Peres honored with ‘Diplomacy Award’
NGOs lodge appeal over policy for migrants denied refugee status
Israel suspends EU contact over peace process
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Comedy for Koby paves way for Seinfeld
Fleeing BDS, Belgian stage director brings a taste of Sex and the City to TA
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Maccabi Tel Aviv steamrolls back into first
Basketball: Late run secures Jerusalem's dramatic win at Hapoel Tel Aviv
Soccer: Beersheba back on track with easy win
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
The ‘Kate Middleton effect’ reaches synagogue fashion
The international Shabbat Project involved more than a million Jews in 84 countries
Three killed, 9 injured in attack on Colorado abortion clinic
NYC to fund security guards for Jewish schools
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
Paris attacks ignite resurgence in nationalism not seen since WWII
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
EU to begin accession talks with Turkey, offers cash to ease flow of migrants to Europe
'Russians in Syria don’t prevent Israel attacks,' expert says
For cash and EU membership talks, Turkey to help curb European migration
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Health Scan: When donor gets a good sleep, stem-cell transplant goes better
New Worlds: Information on dangers creates indifference
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
'Gas deal maintains regional stability and peace with Jordan and Egypt'
Israel's Leviathan, Egypt's Dolphinus to negotiate gas export deal
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Government approves NIS 100m. economic boost for Jerusalem
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
Lone soldiers from North America attend Thanksgiving dinner in Tel Aviv
This week in 60 seconds: Who woke up the Russian bear?
British Jewish students attempt to silence my mention of Israel
Religious pluralism, Jewish peoplehood and the Chief Rabbinate
New winds from the south
November 30: Black Friday
Hints of Unilateralism
Viewpoint: NGOs and the economic war
Viewpoint: Where labels lead
Commentary: ISIS close to home
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Will the USA Fall As Rome 700 Years Earlier?
Turkey-Russia Spat: What goes around....
If the region was not already unstable enough . . .
Orthodoxy, Truth, and Half-Belief
A trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
11.30.2015 | 18 Kislev, 5776
IDF Spokesman says 23-year-old Jaljulia resident likely planned move ahead of time.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Defense minister underlines that Israel will not coordinate activities such as retaliating to Syrian cross-border fire with Moscow.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
No one will say this publicly, but the continuation of the fighting in Syria as long as there is a recognized authority in Damascus, allows Israel to stay out of the swamp.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Many express resentment over misuse of Holocaust analogies.
By SAM SOKOL
German Jewish leaders call for increased inter-religious dialogue; express concern over “widespread anti-Semitism among Muslim youth” who have made their way to Germany.
"Taking into account Russia's relations with the Syrian government and the historical position of Russia in the region, our assistance can be more than useful and decisive."
"Proposed requirements would provide no meaningful additional security for the American people."
French attacker known for Islamist radicalization; One suspected attacker sought asylum in Serbia.
In recent days calls, have grown among conservative politicians to limit the flow of migrants.
On Thursday the United States said it was hoping to hear from Iran and Assad's other main ally, Russia, on whether they would be ready to abandon the Syrian leader.
Obama: We’re prepared to work with any nation, including Russia and Iran.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,MICHAEL WILNER
US president and Russian counterpart set to hold a bilateral meeting on Monday afternoon during three-day session of the UN General Assembly.
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
Announcement comes a day after Russian fighter jets launch first wave of air strikes in Syria.
Mayor of Jena who supports a boycott of Israeli products, was in Ramallah on Friday meeting with Palestinians.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
For second time in two days apparent errant fire from civil war in Syria lands in Israeli territory.
For second time in two days apparent stray rocket fire from civil war in Syria lands in Israeli territory.
Why has there been no mass flow of refugees to the Gulf?
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
Samir was a social revolutionary aiding refugees in Damascus; he didn’t imagine that their story would become his.
By TAMARA BARAAZ
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
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.
"We are not well-served when, in response to a terrorist attack, we descend into fear and panic," Obama said in Manila.
By MICHAEL WILNER
28-year-old of Moroccan origin, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, previously said he had been in homeland planning attacks with two others who had fought in Syria and who died in a Belgian police raid.
With Islamic State's terror reaching Europe, experts present radically different answers on what must be the next step in fighting terror.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
"What France suffered from savage terror is what the Syrian people have been enduring," he said.
If his death is confirmed, it would be an important milestone in the US-led campaign against ISIS.
US secretary of state will travel to Vienna this week for negotiations on the conflict in Syria.
It remains unclear what the target of the attack was.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Netanyahu met with Obama earlier on Monday and asked for an increase in US defense aid to Israel from $3 billion to $5 billion a year between 2017 and 2027.
Muslim supporters are called to band together to confront the threat from the West and Russia in Syria and Iraq
Several US officials say military moves build sense of momentum in Syria.
Washington says set to deploy small special ops force to norther Syria in coming weeks in open-ended mission.
With the US reducing its footprint in the Middle East, Russia is stepping up and it isn’t asking anyone what they think – not least Israel, as this week’s aerial strikes on the Syrian Golan show.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Moscow’s air campaign approaches Israeli border
Western intelligence sources tell Fox News that Russian cargo planes have twice daily over the past 10 days flown Iranian arms shipments to embattled Syria.
Islamic Republic accepts American invite, marking first joint diplomatic action since nuclear agreement.
About a dozen participants are expected to attend including Russia and Saudi Arabia, which back Assad and his opponents, respectively.
Carter tells lawmakers US forces aim to intensify pressure on the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa in Syria and the Iraqi city of Ramadi.
"A Russian partnership with Iran and Hezbollah to save Assad is not necessarily bad for us," Netanyahu confidant says.
By DAN WILLIAMS/REUTERS
Russian leader says positive developments on military front in Syria would provide basis for long-term political solution.
It is not only Islamic radical groups that critics of the plan fear could end up gaining US-supplied firepower.
On four-day Mideast trip, German FM travels to Saudi Arabia, attempts to bring Tehran and Riyadh into talks to reach a solution to the four-year-old Syrian conflict.
Sunni Islamists have regularly infiltrated Lebanon's border with Syria in the north during its neighbor's 4-year-old civil war, clashing with both Shi'ite Hezbollah and the Lebanese army.
Damascus: Europe trying to misrepresent the Russian intervention in Syria.
IDF strikes in response to stray cross-border fire by the Syrian military due to internal battles raging with rebels on the Syrian side of the border.
The blood feud between Sunnis and Shi’ites in Syria and the region is not going to go away because of Russia’s attacks
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Syrian army and allied militia carried out ground attacks on insurgent positions in Syria backed by Russian air strikes.
"It is not a choice, but a desperate attempt to protect their families.”
"Civilians have been directly targeted in a manner that reminds us of the scorched earth policy pursued by Russia in its past wars," joint statement reads.
Syria's antiquities chief says jewel in the exquisite collection of ruins in the oasis city, had been blown up.
He said a campaign of Western and Arab air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria had been counterproductive and terrorism had spread both in terms of territory and new recruits.
US-led coalition, created to combat ISIS threat in Syria and Iraq, has been wrong footed by Russian jets pounding rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad.
American backing for plan would come as moderate rebels in Syria, say they have been targeted by Russian air strikes, raising tensions between Washington and Moscow.
US president says Russia is failing to distinguish between ISIS and moderate insurgents in Syria.
US says Moscow has been using its campaign as a pretext to hit other groups opposed to Russia's ally, President Bashar Assad.
According to Lebanese sources operation aims to recapture territory lost Assad's government to rebels.
The “Sorry Syria” Facebook page contains posts mainly in Persian. There are some English contributions.
Four and a half years since the war began, a dozen air forces are now operating in Syrian skies.
US official tells Fox News that American planes will not comply with demand.
The move does not mean Russian ground forces will engage in conflict, but refers only to the use of the air force.
Moscow's formal entry into Syria — with the construction of new military bases stocked with heavy weaponry and aircraft — has forced the US and neighboring Israel to readjust.
Many commentators worry that meeting Putin makes Obama look weak or needy.
By JOSH COHEN,REUTERS
"We will strike each time that our national security is at stake."
Shells apparently fired by insurgents hit the village of al-Foua in the northwestern province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Top Iranian and US diplomats meet on the sidelines on the UN General Assembly in New York.
Hezbollah leader welcomes Moscow's increased support for common ally - the Assad regime in Damascus.
The news was the most recent sign of trouble in a fledgling military effort to train fighters to take on ISIS.
New approach could bring together Russia, Saudi Arabia and countries such as Turkey and Qatar.
Hammond's comments appeared to underline a rift between Europe's main powers over the role of the Syrian leader after more than four years of civil war.
Lebanese Shi'ite group welcomed Russia's military buildup in Syria in support of their mutual ally, President Bashar Assad.
Neither a grand ‘4+1’ (Russia, Iran, Iraq, Syria plus Hezbollah) war against ‘terror’ nor a regime pullout from Damascus to an Alawi enclave in the western coastal area appears to be in the cards
By JONATHAN SPYER
There will never be a rise of many new ethnic states in the Middle East.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
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
Without a doubt, Ankara’s insistence on establishing a no-IS zone in the northern part of Syria now attracts more attention than ever.
By CAN KASAPOGLU
Unilateral pledges of resources are meaningless without multilateral consensus formed through painstaking political bargains and compromises.
By EMMA CAMPBELL-MOHN AND KYLE BEARDSLEY
"Syrian President Bashar Assad stayed in Damascus while representatives of 17 countries, the UN, and European Union gathered in the Austrian capital to discuss his country’s fate."
By KENNETH BANDLER
How bleak is our future?
By BRIAN BLUM
While in the media we always hear “the Syrian conflict,” “Syrian crisis” or “Syrian war,” I wonder what makes this war so Syrian.
By HAKIM KHATIB
Obama ostensibly supports regime change in Syria; the question remains whether his administration will actively pursue such a policy.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
There are no rational explanations for Putin’s extraordinary attitude toward Jews, which some have gone as far as to describe as being motivated by philo-Semitism.
By ISI LEIBLER
There is a balancing act to be worked out with Putin and new strategic goals for Israel in Syria, in the absence of US or NATO commitments to prevent Iranian encroachment.
Four million Syrian refugees are now registered in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Iraq. Within Syria there are 7.6 million displaced persons.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
There is a need to act rationally and appreciate that a growing flood of Muslim migrants to Europe could lead to disaster and even ultimately undermine West European civilization.
Over 62 countries have joined a coalition since last year to “fight IS,” as we keep hearing. Every month brings more coalition partners.