'Our tunnel counter-measures are hidden from public view,' chief of staff says
Palestinian campaign demands Israel release bodies of east Jerusalem attackers
Border Police thwart stabbing attack at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem
'If Israel wasn't occupying West Bank, Palestinian kids wouldn't need to kill Jews'
Coalition rebel Oren: NGO bill downgrades Israeli democracy in world’s eyes
Strike cancelled as deal reached on bonuses
IDF chief Eisenkot says he welcomes cooperation with Breaking the Silence
WATCH: Rioting haredi men prevent arrest of AWOL yeshiva students
Balad MKs banned from Knesset debates for meeting terrorists' families
Herzog, Lapid flirt with the Right
Ban Ki-Moon condemns attack on Givat Sorek synagogue
Jason Derulo to light up Rishon Lezion
Looking for clues
Whisper down the lane
Israeli pop icon Gabi Shoshan found dead at 66
PREVIEW: State Cup quarterfinals set to kick off
Shechter inspires Beitar to win over Ra’anana
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv lost for answers after Haifa mauling
Soccer: Tel Aviv derby stalemate costly for Maccabi
Pro-Israel group to show movie boycotted by Norwegian festival
Vancouver Jews outraged over Ahinoam Nini invite to Independence Day event
Jewish groups slam Ted Nugent for anti-Semitic gun control post
Small bump expected in South African aliya
Russia rejects Merkel's criticism: No evidence of civilian deaths in our Syria bombings
Analysis: Russia, US compete to ally with Kurds in ISIS fight
Family of executed Hamas leader demands investigation
News director at Iran's Press TV caught on tape sexually harassing anchor
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Local authorities may strike Wednesday
Haifa has several disease ‘hot spots,’ says researcher
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
US, Israeli experts meet to advance disability services
MDA staffers study at sign language workshop
New Worlds" Haifa researchers carry out sensitive detection of DNA sequences
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
Israel Railways is going electric
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
Sanders flirts with history in quest to be first Jewish victor in US primary
Ahead of New Hampshire vote, focus on the role of commander-in-chief
Kasich tests the efficacy of a positive campaign
Does pro-Israel crowd ‘feel the Bern’? Sanders cites J Street, Zogby as advisers
Jordanian restaurant puts camel burgers on menu
Comment: Denver Broncos and the meaning of life
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
#CancelTelAviv: Twitter users call on Jennifer Lopez to cancel reported Israel show
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
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Jerusalem Post Editorial: Difficult freedoms
Our World: Syria and the real demographic threat
The Syrian refugees begging for safety at the Turkish border
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Not democracy
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
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
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
A Package of Nostalgia, History and Re-dedication
The Way to Defeat Anti-Zionism on University Campuses
Denominationalism is okay, suppressing it is not
Mutual Judeo-Christian spiritual foundation of Judaism and Christianity
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
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
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.09.2016 | 30 Shevat, 5776
Jordanian daily 'Al-Rai' reports that committee will seek to start criminal procedures against Israel in the International Criminal Court at The Hague.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Egyptian philosopher, expert on Arabic and Islamic studies, says Muslim claims over al-Aksa mosque are baseless.
By JACKIE HOGI
The terror cell met several times in February and March and intended to help enemy terror organizations in their war with Israel.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
PA president says wave of attacks on Israelis is "inevitable" reaction, calls on international community to provide protection to Palestinians.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Experts on Palestinian society say incitement, neglect, and parental responsibility are elements contributing to the phenomenon of child terrorism.
By rejecting the idea of setting up 24-hour surveillance cameras at the Haram al-Sharif, the Palestinian Authority has found itself on a course of collision with Jordan.
Netanyahu’s work with Abdullah and Abbas to reaffirm that there is no danger to the al-Aqsa Mosque could pay dividends.
By BOAZ GANOR
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will "not let any MK, on either side, light the Temple Mount on fire."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Ghattas said that he was able to enter the compound "smoothly and naturally," and that he visited all of its different areas.
Ban: I hope security steps can demonstrate restraint, respect for sanctity of area, Wakf yet to decide on camera proposal
By HERB KEINON
Palestinian Media Watch says Hussein’s‘revision of history’ is nothing new
By JEREMY SHARON
Worship by Jews at site cannot be prevented by force, says Yehudah Glick.
"This is a new trap," Palestinian FM Riyad al-Maliki said on Voice of Palestine radio, accusing Israel of planning to use such footage to arrest Muslim worshippers believed to be inciting against it.
The recent rise in violence across Israel is believed to have been sparked by clashes on the Temple Mount that began during the Rosh Hashanah Holiday in September.
“Israel has no intention to divide the Temple Mount, and we completely reject any attempt to suggest otherwise,” says Netanyahu
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The Supreme Islamic Council is the highest religious authority for Muslims in Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories.
“Those who brought explosives and fired firecrackers were Palestinians who turned the Temple Mount into a terrorism warehouse, and they are the ones who tried to change the status quo.”
Premier is set to meet US Secretary of State John Kerry in Germany next week, according to CNN.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Just as diplomatic efforts seemed to be in the Palestinians' favor, terrorism makes an unfortunate comeback.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Zahalka defies Temple Mount ban for MKs: "Netanyahu has no authority here."
The premier's decree is an apparent attempt to de-escalate tensions, particularly as it relates to events on Temple Mount.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,TOVAH LAZAROFF
After deadly terrorist attacks, PA president says Israel stoking tensions in order to "escape political impasse and international isolation"
"What is taking place at al-Aksa mosque is a crime against the entire Islamic world," the Turkish president told Al-Jazeera.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
While departing for UN General Assembly, PM says: “Israel wants to be at peace with the Palestinians but to our sorrow they continue to spread crude lies about our policy on the Temple Mount."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
No injuries or arrests were initially reported.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Monarch makes comments to UN General Assembly amid tensions over Temple Mount.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Violence is a repeat of clashes that have erupted intermittently at the holy site over the course of the past few weeks.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Israeli security forces restrict entrance to holy site to men over 50; access remains open to women of all ages.
Youth throw stones and firecrackers; police say they manage to subdue riot.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
According to the reports, the Hashemite monarchy is furious with the Israeli government over recent statements accusing Amman of playing a destabilizing role on Temple Mount.
Channel Two reports that Israel has sent messages to Jordan that armed rioters were being allowed to sleep in al-Aksa.
No violence reported at Temple Mount and Old City amid heightened security.
Arab MKs met Jordan’s King Abdullah and on Monday plan to meet Turkey’s Erdogan over Temple Mount tensions; Jewish MKs respond furiously
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
Netanyahu points finger at Turkey as among those responsible for tension in Jerusalem.
Precautionary measures were taken after Palestinian calls for a “day of rage” in Jerusalem following Friday prayers, including the deployment of some 800 extra officers to patrol the Old City.
By LAHAV HARKOV,DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Channel 2 cites sources as blaming Turkey for housing senior Hamas leader Saleh al-Arouri, who they say is responsible for remotely organizing Palestinian violence.
Several rock throwers indicted – gov’t ‘war on rock throwers’ begins; NGOs slam rifle as too deadly.
Abbas refrains from elaborating on what he plans to say at UN General Assembly, while some predict he will announce resignation or cancellation of Oslo Accords with Israel.
No concrete indications of a Gaza escalation, according to security assessments; Iron Dome deployed to Ashdod.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The youth leaders 'want to strengthen our sovereignty at our holiest site'
By GIL HOFFMAN
Palestinian and Arab anger has percolated in recent days over claims that Israel is provoking Muslims on Temple Mount.
The people supposed to be dressed as haredi Jews (but more like Abraham Lincoln) are shown smashing an al-Aksa mosque model before being pretend-stabbed and shot.
All 18 Jewish Democrats and one Jewish Republican in the US House of Representatives signed a statement criticism the UN's cultural arm.
Paris a proposé une présence internationale sur le mont du Temple. Jérusalem a refusé. Que se cache-t-il derrière la motion française ?
By SYLVIE BERGER
The State of Israel has carefully protected the religious rights of the Muslims at the Temple Mount, through forbidding the same rights of the Jews.
By PEGGY CIDOR
"The lavishly shot film ambitiously endeavors to summarize the complex layers of political and religious meaning at the Temple Mount."
By GIL ZOHAR
Relic discovered by archaeologists from Jerusalem’s Temple Mount Sifting Project
Unprecedented King Hezekiah royal seal discovered in Ophel excavations brings to life Biblical narratives of Jerusalem’s First Temple period.
Violating the ban would carry Knesset Ethics Committee sanctions.
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Ultra-Orthodox journalist explains how haredim refrain from going up to the Temple Mount since haredi leadership prohibits it.
Opposition leader says that, while he supports maintaining the freedom for all people to visit the Temple Mount, the activists who visit and encourage others to do so are "hypocritical."
Zionist Union MK slams deputy FM for saying her dream is to see Israel's flag fly over the Jerusalem site.
By ARIK BENDER,DANA SOMBERG
MK Moshe Gafni says promoting Jewish visitation causes great damage.
'Le Figaro' reports France drafting presidential statement on the matter; Israel says that it would never agree to such a deployment.
By DANA SOMBERG,REUTERS
Danon held a press conference just before the UN Security Council’s emergency meeting on the situation in the Middle East.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,TOVAH LAZAROFF
"I would like you to know that Israel is maintaining the status quo on the Temple Mount," the premier said in a special holiday greeting.
The Jewish Day of Atonement comes amid increased tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Yisrael Beytenu chief says demonstration held in an organized manner between the directors of these schools and the students, and this is another step in the incitement against Israel.
Earlier Thursday, Prosor sent a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon reiterating Israel’s commitment to maintain the status quo on the Temple Mount as well as safeguard Jerusalem's holy sites.
The conflict over al-Aqsa has been a catalyst for an outburst of frustrations at Israel’s restrictive policies toward Palestinians in Jerusalem.
By ALLYN FISHER-ILAN
Secular Pam, modern Orthodox Tzippi and haredi Danit answer your questions on percolating issues in Israel’s complicated social and religious fabric.
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
US secretary of state meets with Abbas in Amman to discuss ways to quell violence.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Kerry proposed similar ideas with Abbas that he shared with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Berlin on Thursday.
It is most unfortunate that the Temple Mount controversy has become the property of extremists – not to say fanatics – on both sides.
By REUVEN HAMMER
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
Where was the Akra, and how could it overlook the Temple Mount, which was higher than all the surrounding areas?
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
The Temple that today's zealots idealise was actually an engine of social corrpuption, religious fanaticism, and political recklessness.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
The Temple Mount scheme is a trap for Israel.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
"Like it or not, the longing for a restoration of the Temple is no less central to our faith than the desire for peace or social justice."
By MICHAEL FREUND
"Changing the status quo is what is needed in these challenging times, not maintaining it."
By NATAN GALILI
Two Israeli prime ministers, Ehud Barak and Ehud Olmert, offered creative proposals that recognized both Israeli and Palestinian connections to Jerusalem.
By KENNETH BANDLER
Sometimes, in order to get from Point A to Point B, we have to start out in what seems to be the opposite direction.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
There’s the big inflammatory lie that Israel is changing the Temple Mount’s status quo, which started when Israel finally outlawed the groups bullying Christian and Jewish visitors.
By GIL TROY
Will the banning of non-Muslim prayer on the Temple Mount help calm the Palestinians? We doubt it.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Apparently, the lessons of history have not been learned.
In this atmosphere, not only does the truth suffer, but the fate of the nation is also being affected - and not for good.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
"The man who propagates this murderous lie and orchestrates the death and mayhem that is its bloody harvest is none other than the West’s favorite Palestinian moderate."
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Readers respond to the latest Jerusalem Post articles.
"Four ticking time bombs in Jerusalem may explode at any second"
By MEIR KRAUS
This has become the provocative staple of his parliamentary activity, bankrolled by the Jewish state’s taxpayers.
Even reasonable leaders like King Abdullah of Jordan seem to believe that Israel intends to divide the mosque.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Denying the existence of any historical Jewish structure on the Temple Mount is an integral part of the PA’s media machine.
By HARRY MOSKOFF
I ask you, dear readers of these words – can you conceive of desecrating the holy site with ammunition?
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
The 1949 armistice agreement signed with Jordan contained a stipulation that Jews could visit the Western Wall.