NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Palestinian teen shot dead by police during east Jerusalem riot
Court sentences 3 for planning to kill Jews praying on Temple Mount, e. Jerusalem attacks
Former Israeli national security advisor: Little can be done to prevent lone attackers
'Israel sees no sign that terror wave subsiding, IDF prepared for escalation'
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Mr. Odeh goes to Washington
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
South African mohel banned for life for botching bris
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
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
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
How long can Russia maintain its sanctions against Turkey?
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
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'
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
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
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
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
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
Label Palestinian Business, Not The Settlements
Should Your Child Go To A College Whose Faculty
Supports The Anti-Semitic Boycott Against Israel?
Law, Tradition, and "Stare Decisis"
MDA – The Israeli Emergency Medical First Responder
Whose Mission Is to Save Lives
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
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
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 JPOST.COM STAFF
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 group from all across the country will be led by the recently elected head of the Likud Youth, David Shayan.
PM convenes emergency security meeting to deal with spike in violence in capital; King Abdullah warns situation on Temple Mount may harm Israel-Jordan ties.
Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of allowing Jewish 'extremists' to "storm" contested Jerusalem holy site.
Army spokesperson says as far the IDF knows the Palestinian sustained light injuries.
Police faced with dozens of rioting Palestinian youth as they prepare to secure site for Rosh Hashana.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,BEN HARTMAN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,YAAKOV LAPPIN
State Department expresses concern over escalating tensions around Temple Mount after clashes between Palestinian rioters, Israeli security forces.
Netanyahu to convene emergency meeting after holiday to discuss stone-throwing phenomenon in Jerusalem.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,YUVAL BAGNO/MAARIV
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
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.
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.
The Temple Mount is seen by Muslims as an important spiritual center for prayer and political agitation.