02.23.2017 | 27 Shevat, 5777
Beit Hanina home demolished, displacing Arab family of seven
UN, EU demand Israel halt demolitions of illegal Palestinian homes
State rejects plan to seal Ofra homes
Watch: Israel's Iron Dome defense system gets an upgrade
Parents of slain Israeli soldier meet US envoy at UN
The 100-year-old battle that keeps popping up during PM’s visit down under
Netanyahu and Australian PM, at home together in Sydney’s central shul
69% of Israelis back pardon for Hebron shooter
Netanyahu lauds Trump for taking 'strong stand against antisemitism'
Australia underlines support for two-state solution as Netanyahu makes historic visit
Invasion of the summer shows
Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, the ‘Godfather Of Fusion,’ dies at 73
Austrian Film Week returns to Israel
Donald Trump gets ‘Eretz Nehederet’ treatment
Beersheba up against the wall in Turkey
Yellow-and-blue eyes momentum-building opportunity at CSKA
While trade unexpected, Casspi to get much-needed opportunity with Pelicans
Yellow-and-blue brought back down to earth by Herzliya
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Start saving on multiple tracks
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
Helmsley Charitable Trust grants help Yad Sarah expand in periphery
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
February 23, 2017: Hailing Haley
Addressing the tobacco industry vector
Should prenuptial agreements be compulsory
US national security adviser faces challenges at home and abroad
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
Demonstrators in Ramallah protest Trump policies on Israel-Palestinian conflict
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
DNC candidate Ellison slams 'smear' he is antisemitic
'Amazon should stop selling Holocaust denial books'
Pence visits vandalized Jewish cemetery
Airplane like those used for covert Iraqi aliya arrives in Israel
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
Yeshiva’s alumni, former staff urge grad. Kushner to help halt refugee ban
Trump says antisemitism is 'horrible' and has to stop
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Jenna Jameson sparks firestorm with Twitter rant about Muslims
Actress Lindsay Lohan claims to have been racially profiled at airport
Grapevine: A Netanyahu orchid blossoms in Singapore
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Turning dancing into Mourning on Rosh Hodesh Adar
Bibi And The Iranian Bomb
Why Trump didn't get it so wrong about Swedenistan
Trump vowed to "unite the civilized world against Radical Islamic Terrorism, which we will eradicate completely from the face of the Earth."
By MICHAEL WILNER
The military court sentenced Azaria to 18 months in prison and demoted him from sergeant to private.
By ADAM RASGON
"Israel should think a million times before it goes to war with Lebanon," says Lebanese terror group's leader.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
17-year-olds nabbed shortly after firing at cars near Halamish in late January.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
A total of 100 attacks recorded in January left 16 wounded in total, according to Shin Bet’s monthly report.
Four IDF soldiers were killed in January truck ramming attack.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Iron Dome intercepts three rockets from Sinai • No injuries
Hamas funds were said to be used to carry out attacks against Israel.
Police forces targeted the homes of 14 suspects from east Jerusalem neighborhoods in an overnight raid, confiscating funds provided to them by Hamas.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
“Women are not supposed to blow themselves up... They are supposed to stay at home and give birth – 'preferably to boys' – and care for their families."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Hezbollah, ISIS try, but fail to gain real foothold to date.
A female terrorist came to the entrance of the settlement of Adam and hit a police vehicle.
"Erez was an outstanding policeman, the son of a policeman, and he was murdered this morning in a ramming attack," Netanyahu stated.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Police are investigating the driver, named as Yacoub Abu al Kiyan, 50, who is reportedly a well-known school teacher and resident of Umm al-Hiran.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Conclusion contradicts civilian claim that soldiers were reluctant to shoot due to Azaria verdict.
A Jerusalem Magistrate's Court judge decided to release three of the terrorist's alleged accomplices but extended the remand of two others. 9 friends and family members of Fadi al-Qunbar were arrested following Jan. 8 attack.
The Israeli government, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in particular, have been persistently drawing an equivalence between the attacks in Europe and attacks against Israelis by Palestinians.
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Four Arabs apprehended in Old City for spray-painting graffiti praising killer.
The court said that Shahin went “on a killing spree,” during which he tried time after time to murder citizens and soldiers solely because they were Jews.
Abbas wrote to the parents of the attacker last year that “we see in her a martyr who watered the pure earth of Palestine with her blood.”
By HERB KEINON
Prior to Sunday there were 332 attacks through the country in the last 16 months, in which 42 people were killed and 619 others were wounded.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
All victims below the age of 22, three women, one man.
Qanbar, who comes from the nearby Jebl Mukaber neighborhood, was not a member of a “militant” organization or a violent person, a relative of his told Israel Radio.
"We should revise our approach to education in East Jerusalem; make it under our control in the neighborhoods under our sovereignty, including UNRWA schools."
By UDI SHAHAM
"The truck operation in Jerusalem affirms that all attempts to encircle the intifada will fail."
Footage shows moments leading up to truck ramming into a group of Israelis visiting the Armon Hanatziv observation post.
Wahid Abdullah al-Bursh was found guilty of helping build the naval commando port in the northern Gaza Strip.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Balad MK Basel Ghattas remains on house arrest as an investigation into suspicions that he aided imprisoned terrorists was ongoing.
The terrorist was neutralized and taken into custody by police.
Countries around the world have been heightening security measures ahead of New Years celebrations.
The Tunisian assailant, 24-year-old Anis Amri, was shot dead by Italian police in shootout last Friday after a European-wide manhunt.
From Germany to France to the Netherlands, Jewish communities insist to continue Hanukkah celebrations despite security risks: "It's our way of driving out the darkness that is terrorism."
The prosecutors made new, specific, reports to the Federal Police laboratory, which replied that all records were destroyed 10 years after the attack.
By MICHELLE MENDELUK
One suspect was identified as Alexandre Bissonnette, a French-Canadian, the other as Mohamed Khadir, who is of Moroccan heritage.
In addition to the five killed, eight others were wounded by gunfire and some three dozen were taken to local hospitals with bruises or broken bones.
An domestic Libyan flight was hijacked and diverted to Malta on Friday.
“ISIS wants to change the subject from Mosul and its failures in Iraq and Syria.”
A sign at the entrance offered condolences to the victims and stated that the market would go on, in consultation with police, but tonight without music.
By ORIT ARFA
"We have the wrong man," said a senior police chief.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
IDF chief tells lawmakers not to pressure army on pardon.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,UDI SHAHAM
In 2014, Kraft also penned a heartfelt letter of condolence to the family of Max Steinberg, a Golani unit American soldier who was killed in Gaza.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
IDF believes Hezbollah can strike anywhere in country; electronic systems might also be targeted.
In the first incident, a suspect attempted to ram a vehicle into soldiers; Hours later, a different attacker fired at an IDF guard post.
In an unprecedented move, the PM quoted from protocols of security cabinet meetings to prove that he did not ignore the terror tunnel threat that Israel battled in the 2014 Gaza conflict.
The approximately NIS 3,000 monthly reward is consistent with the PA’s longstanding law.
Security forces shoot, kill motorist in suspected vehicular attack; Joint List MK Ayman Odeh sustains light head injures.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,BEN LYNFIELD
No injuries to IDF soldiers, who shot suspect near West Bank city of Tulkarm
Bills were signed by a wide spectrum of MKs from both coalition and opposition.
"...we have to fight all together, and we will win all together. Because the barbarians will not prevail," remarked the Italian Ambassador to Israel, Francesco Maria Talò.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
"Anyone who plots, plans, or considers carrying out an attack will know that his family will pay a heavy price for his actions," says Interior Minister.
The lawsuit, filed in a federal New York court on Sunday and announced Monday, was on behalf of the relatives of three US nationals who were killed by ISIS in Belgium and Paris.
In recent times, the Brandenburg Gate has been lit in national colors to express solidarity with different countries, such as after the Paris attacks.
What gives? Why are responses much more empathetic this time than in the past?
An inside look at the residents of the Jewish neighborhood of Armon Hanatziv and the adjacent Arab neighborhood of Jebl Mukaber.
In December, 12 cellphones and 16 SIM cards were allegedly found to have been smuggled to security prisoners in the Ketziot prison by Ghattas.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,JPOST.COM STAFF
'We didn't think she was killed because you can't think that about Layan'
By BEN LYNFIELD
Netanyahu sent his condolences to the families of the victims of the Istanbul attack, and his wishes for a speedy recovery to those injured, including one Israeli woman who was hurt in the attack.
Cell made up of Israeli-Arabs had been planning to attack soldiers in retaliation for the banning of the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement
IDF forces are searching for the terrorist.
Facebook has claimed that the Communications Decency Act bars all legal claims against it for posts by third parties using its platform – a defense which has proved unbeatable to date.
Berlin police probing terrorism link in Christmas market killings; wife of wounded Israeli man has not yet been located and is allegedly reported as missing.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,HERB KEINON
Netanyahu in Central Asian Muslim country in visit focused on increasing economic ties.
By YOSSI MELMAN,HERB KEINON
The cleric, who had diabetes and coronary artery disease, had been incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Complex, Butner, for nearly 10 years, according to Greg Norton, a spokesman.
MK Tzipi Livni participated in a discussion about intelligence and terror at the annual security summit, where she said that multilateral collaboration on the intelligence front has to improve.
By JOY BERNARD
"If a person can't see the difference between the Muslim Brotherhood and Daesh (Islamic State) than his eyesight is blurred," says Bir Zeit Univeristy political scientist Samir Awad.
Guantanamo Bay prisoner Khalid Sheik Mohammed charged that the series of deadly 2001 al-Qaida attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people were conducted in retribution for US foreign policy.
IS Trump's defiant pledge to crush Islamic State actually incentivizing the terror group to build up its forces in preparation for a major attack on the US?
By SAMIA NAKHOUL/ REUTERS
US officials are reported to have said that government agencies have been consulted about a proposal to classify Iran's most powerful security entity as a terror group.
Placement on the terror list can lead to travel bans as well as the possibility of having one's passport and assets frozen.
Istanbul governor says suspect has allegedly admitted his guilt and his fingerprints matched those at the scene.
The lawsuit was filed in a federal New York court Sunday on behalf of the relatives of three US nationals who were killed by the terror group in Belgium and Paris.
One assailant shot a police officer and a civilian as he entered the Reina nightclub before opening fire at random inside.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
Police are offering 100,000 euros for leads on attack suspect Anis Amri, a Tunisian national; Warn that he may be "violent and armed."
The attack killed 12 people and injured 48, including an Israeli national.
By MICHAEL GAERTNER,REUTERS
Nine people were killed as gunmen fired at a castle in Karak, a popular tourist spot.
Britain is on its second highest threat level meaning an attack by militants is considered highly likely.
News briefs from Jerusalem and the surrounding area.
His conviction and sentencing will now resonate throughout the IDF. It is hoped that his conduct will not be repeated.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
When you survive a terrorist attack, physical recovery is only the first step in
the healing process, and something as simple as a pillow could prove to be a
helpful companion for the rest of the way
By BARBARA SOFER
It is time for Israel to follow the US lead and actively halt the PA ’s accepted and outrageous promulgation of terrorism.
By SANDER GERBER
We must understand that the relative quiet we’re experiencing is deceptive.
By LIOR AKERMAN
Israel is the front line. It doesn’t need world sympathy; it needs support.
By LIAT COLLINS
We are one with the families of the four young idealists massacred. We are one with the 17 wounded and their families, too. We join Left and Right in repudiating Hamas for lionizing this murderer.
By GIL TROY
The incitement coming from The Left and mostly the incitement coming from the Right left me startled and shocked.
By YEHUDA LEIBLER
Thousands of relatives, friends, acquaintances and even people who did not know the soldiers or the families, but felt compelled to pay their respects, attended the funerals.
The failure by Abbas to condemn the attack by Monday night – more than 36 hours since it took place – is part of a culture of hate, violence and intransigence.
Even your vehicle, and mine, can be transformed into engines of destruction in a matter of seconds.
By MELISSA CRONIN
Now is not the time for Israelis and Jews to exploit these terrorist attacks as a means to curry solidarity and sympathy from Western nations normally hostile to Israel.
It is time Israel decides what it wants to be – a “Jewish state” or a “State for Jews.”
By YAAKOV KATZ
Trying to stay cool under pressure, I decided to wear my sister’s old wedding dress.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
It is difficult to measure the serious damage such actions have caused to Israel’s security and intelligence gathering capabilities.
She called police the “brutal gangsters in uniform,” and claimed that America was not a democracy and terrorism was excusable.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Our country is like a powder keg that is constantly being stuffed with more and more explosives.
In a statement, Trump condemned the assassination of Russia's Ambassador to Turkey saying the killing was carried out by a "radical Islamic terrorists."