06.25.2016 | 19 Sivan, 5776
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called for poisoning Palestinian water
Reflections: My Gaza war
Democratic platform drafters align on Israeli-Palestinian stance
Netanyahu slams Abbas ‘blood libel’ as he flies to Rome in new diplomatic push
Israel grants first Darfuri refugee status, after year of legal battles
Simply the best
High school sweethearts
Dining: A bonanza for Bindella
British ambassador: UK's relationship with Israel won't change significantly
Why did the IDF release 61-year-old secret documents only now?
Rwanda looks to Israel as model of how to persevere after genocide
Security cabinet set to finalize agreement normalizing ties with Turkey next week
Dining: A popular hot spot
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Think Again: Suffering in silence no longer
Thoughts to Ponder: The Kotel - Have we gone mad?
In Plain Language: The song of the wandering Jew
The Human Spirit: Spotlight
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
Syrian opposition accuses Russia of using incendiary bombs
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Israeli NGO threatens to sue Boeing over deal with Iran
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Seeing it as it really is
Rabbi who converted Ivanka Trump slams Israeli rabbinate's 'cruel' rejection of US convert
From Jewish schools to churches, Brits vote on EU referendum
Led Zeppelin didn't steal ‘Stairway’ riff from Jewish rocker, jury rules
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
This week in 60 seconds: The defense minister gets a new vehicle
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
The killers of Yatta
Looking toward the Likud
Adventures in the valley
Anarchy in the Jewish State
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
‘The Last Witnesses’
Home is where the hearth is
What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
Up Close: The first renovation of the Church of the Nativity in modern times
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
YoungDiplomats.com : The New Generation of Israeli Diplomats
Zionist Union lawmaker: It has been a long time since an MK appeared officially in Turkey
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Turkey denies that it has dropped the demand that Israel lift the blockade of Gaza.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Hamas official mistakenly identifies MK Eichler as non-existent rabbi who called to poison Palestinian water supply.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Hamas leader Saleh al-Arouri is said to have played a role in the kidnapping and murder of American-Israeli Naftali Fraenkel and Israelis Eyal Yifrah and Gil-Ad Shaer.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Coordinator for government activities in the territories tells Saudi news site that reports Israel agreed to a seaport were false.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Israel's defense minister asserts it is up to Turkey to decide if they want to work to fight terrorism.
By HERB KEINON
Hundred of Christians, Muslims and Jews gather to celebrate coexistence.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"I am one of the first political leaders officially declaring that anti-Semitism is a crime," he said.
The Turkish Jewish community has reportedly contacted government authorities in the wake of a report on an "imminent" attack by the terrorist group.
By SAM SOKOL
Report cites information allegedly obtained by intelligence officials from arrested ISIS operatives regarding "an imminent" attack.
Kaplan has a history of making anti-Semitic remarks, having previously written that Jews “rule the Western universities and world media.”
Netanyahu, meanwhile, says Israel-Turkey normalization is a "two-way street."
Vandals wrote "Terrorist Israel, there is Allah," on the external walls of the synagogue structure.
Riot police break up a rally for transgender people in Istanbul, where authorities have banned gay and transgender pride marches during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Approving the agreement would put at long last an end to the 2010 Mavi Marmara incident, and lead to the normalization of ties between the two countries.
An "educational video" titled, Cambrian Fossils and the Creation of Species, has this year been made available to educators as part of a Youngstown, Ohio teachers curriculum.
Kidnappers reportedly threatened to sell the 2 students - who were originally from the Beduin town of Rahat - to ISIS if their families failed to pay ransom.
While Israel is demanding Turkey stop housing Hamas, Turkey has for years demanded that Israel lift its maritime blockade of Gaza, something Jerusalem has made clear it will not do.
State announces it will recognize victims as people targeted by a hostile action.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Erdogan makes remarks at Brookings institution in Washington.
By REUTERS,HERB KEINON
Advisory replaces one issued a day after the Istanbul attacks, in place since August 2014, that advised Israelis to refrain only from unnecessary travel to Turkey.
Erdogan, whose country continues to support and house Hamas, talks to Israeli president by phone after Istanbul attack that killed three Israelis.
Netanyahu's comments followed reports Monday in the Turkish media indicating that the bomber shadowed the Israeli tour group after they left their hotel.
Turkish authorities identified the suicide bomber behind Saturday's attack in Istanbul as a member of Islamic State.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Gold met with his counterpart, Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Feridun Sinirlioglu.
A special delegation of IDF chaplains and Magen David Adom paramedics wheeled Israeli victims onto an IAF transport plane in Istanbul.
PMO's Counter-terrorism Bureau ups travel advisory on Turkey, saying there is a continuing threat against Israel and Jewish targets there.
Wife of 40-year-old from Tel Aviv was also wounded by suicide bomber in central Istanbul.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Simcha Dimri, Yonatan Suher and Avraham Goldman are identified as the Israeli fatalities in Saturday's suicide bombing attack in the Turkish city.
Ahmet Davutoglu condemned "heinous attack" in letter to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Additionally, Simcha Damari, a Dimona resident, has been identified as one of the Israelis killed.
By MAARIV ONLINE,REUTERS
The prime minister condemned the attack which left at least 34 dead and dozens more injured.
Defense minister said that an agreement between the two sides remains elusive so long as Ankara doesn't adequately address Jerusalem's concerns.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he would allow ministerial-level talks between the two countries, but ruled out meeting with the Egyptian president, Turkish media reported on Sunday.
Presidential sources say Erdogan and Meshaal discussed efforts to ease disagreements among Palestinians and aid provided by Turkey.
"We will multiply our descendants. They talk about population planning, birth control. No Muslim family can have such an approach."
Binali Yildirim, a close ally of Erdogan for around two decades, will be the sole candidate for the AKP leadership at a special party congress on Sunday.
Davutoglu’s attitude toward Israel and the Jews was not seen as much different or better than Erdogan’s.
‘Erdogan is the most powerful leader in Turkish history,’ former lawmaker tells ‘Post.'
Former Pentagon official: Erdogan is trying to Islamize Europe quickly. That is what open borders would mean.
Commemorative events will be held throughout the world this year under the shadow of the ongoing violence between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
By UDI SHAHAM
Ankara walking a tightrope amid ongoing crises.
Organization of Islamic Cooperation issue a communique saying it "deplores" Iran's interference in internal affairs of regional players.
Merkel, who needs Erdogan to deal with migrant crisis, stresses importance of artistic freedom.
By MICHELLE MARTIN AND MADELINE CHAMBERS/REUTERS
The ISIS-affiliated news agency, Amaq, reported Monday that "a security detachment that belongs to ISIS shot yesterday the journalist Zaher al-Shurqat, who anchors anti-ISIS TV programs."
Talks of reconciliation have continued on and off for months, with frequent reports in the Turkish media of an impending breakthrough.
Ambassador Vitaly Churkin says plundered antiquities were largely smuggled through Turkish territory.
By LOUIS CHARBONNEAU/REUTERS
Two Turkish-flagged passenger boats carrying 131 migrants set sail from Lesbos to Turkey.
Turkey summoned the German ambassador to Ankara over the satirical broadcast, according to 'Spiegel' magazine.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan condemned the attacks in Brussels that killed at least 30 people on Tuesday and said there was no difference between terror organizations.
Recent ISIS publication calls for attacking “Jews and their allies wherever they find them.”
‘I can’t see how there can be an end to violence in the country’
Turkish interior minister names Mehmet Ozturk, born in 1992 in Gaziantep, as Saturday's suicide bomber.
Savaş Yıldız was a 33-year-old Turkish national from the southern city of Adana.
Netanyahu says no indication that terrorist targeted Israelis • MDA plane dispatched to retrieve casualties.
Irem Aktas made the provocative tweet immediately after the attack.
The clip shows a man loitering suspiciously on a busy street in the Turkish city as unsuspecting passersby continue on the pedestrian pathway in the busy shopping district.
Five killed, 36 wounded in central Istanbul on city's famous Istiklal Street; MK Odeh says six Arab-Israeli citizens were wounded in the attack.
By REUTERS,ARIK BENDER,DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The attack was perpetrated by Seher Cagla Demir, a 24-year-old woman who had reportedly trained in Syria.
Also on Friday, an unidentified gunman killed a police officer and a civilian in a shootout in central Ankara.
The takeover of a major opposition daily signals the demise not only of Turkish democracy
but also of freedom’s global march since 1989.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Opposition warns the nation will suffer the consequences of media abuse.
By NICK ASHDOWN/THE MEDIA LINE
The area of the new proposed city would make it one of the largest cities in the world.
Bulgaria, Turkey expel respective diplomats from their countries.
Most of this crisis, and the world’s eyes, are concentrated on what was once a Turkish border town of 90,000 people called Kilis.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said that Turkey will continue fighting against all terror organizations and claimed that the YPG carried out the attack in cooperation with the PKK.
The Turkish president dismissed US criticism of Turkey's shelling of YPG forces in Syria's northern province of Aleppo, stating that "Turkey does not intend to stop shelling the YPG positions."
"It is not possible for Ankara to accept certain fait accompli in the area," expert tells "Post," as Russia warns of regional war.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Major powers agreed earlier on Friday to a pause in combat in Syria, but Russia pressed on with bombing in support of its ally President Bashar al-Assad.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg urged Russia on Saturday to "take all necessary measures" to ensure NATO airspace was not violated again.
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In an interview with Al Jazeera, the renowned MIT linguist responded to Erdogan’s criticism of him and other intellectuals for their support of Kurdish separatists in Turkey.
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.
President Tayyip Erdogan denounced the more than 1,000 signatories of the document, who included US philosopher Noam Chomsky, as "dark, nefarious and brutal" in a speech after Friday prayers.
With conflicts rapidly multiplying around it, Israel is steadily adopting a mind-set of neutrality.
The terrorist attack jolted the state, prompting a government ordered media blackout. Turkey initially reported that the suicide bomber was a Syrian.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
President Erdogan says Syrian suicide bomber is thought to have been responsible for explosion.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu addresses several concerns in wide-ranging policy speech to Turkish ambassadors on Monday.
Observers suggest Turkey should not rush to support either side in this Middle East showdown.
Founder of omnipresent social media platform responds to recent deadly attacks in Istanbul, Brussels, and Lahore.
What we might be witnessing in the future therefore is not the proverbial clash of civilizations between the Christian and the Muslim worlds.
By OFRA BENGIO
Isn’t Turkey responsible for the security of the people on its territory?
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Simcha Damri, a retired kindergarten teacher from Dimona, was in Istanbul with her husband, Avi, taking part in a culinary tour along with other Israelis.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Erdogan is in the driver’s seat, steamrolling not just freedom of the press in Turkey but also the EU’s credibility in the face of accusations of “falling silent” on Turkish abuses.
By ESTI JUDAH
Recent developments in Turkey and Israel have led analysts to speculate that there is a possibility of a Turkish-Israeli rapprochement.
By MORAN STERN