Israeli media magnate Saban hints Clinton opposes Iran nuclear deal
Zionist Union chief Herzog vows: 'We'll unseat Netanyahu from opposition'
'Bennett, Liberman join forces in coalition talks with Netanyahu'
Liberman likens EU to Nazis in light of reported plan to label settlement products
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MDA still helps unify next generations of families 70 years after Holocaust
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat lauds haredi startups
Plan to prevent collapse of seafront cliffs gets green light
How was the moon formed? Israeli researchers shed new light on subject
1965 and all that jazz
Concert review: Paganini of Mandolin
Dudu Fisher recalls the family that saved his own in the Holocaust
Unfinished musical business
Gilboa/Galil staring at relegation after humbling loss to Ashdod
Israeli swimmers qualify for Rio Olympics
Fight for survival continues to heat up
Banin’s Hapoel Haifa faces crucial relegation clash at Acre
Shatilov comes up short in Europeans floor final
Twin explosions go off in Gaza, one near UNRWA headquarters
Israeli military court charges Palestinian lawmaker Jerrar with 12 counts
Police: Jerusalem car incident that killed one pedestrian, injured another, was a terror attack
Israel releases frozen PA tax funds for March and April
WATCH: Palestinian boy steals Israeli flag in Jerusalem neighborhood
French PM calls hatred of Jews 'insufferable', pledges 107 mil Euro against anti-Semitism
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Reporter's Notebook: An educational response to the horrors of Auschwitz
Jewish British lord to avoid sex abuse prosecution due to ill health
Jews worldwide mark Yom HaShoah
Paul, Graham clash on foreign policy on US campaign trail
Abbas meets with MK Ayman Odeh, calls on Arab countries to allow visits by Israeli Arabs
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Putin warns Israel against selling arms to Ukraine
Australia's top diplomat discuses ISIS, asylum seekers with Iranian FM in Tehran
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Promise fulfilled: Israeli medical team in Japan
Letters to the editor: Feeling of outrage
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The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
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Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
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Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Muslims throw 12 Christians overboard on migrant boat heading to Italy
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President Rivlin meets with heads of churches
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04.19.2015 | 30 Nisan, 5775
No injuries were reported and it was not immediately clear what caused the explosion.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
PA president angry that Israel took out a third of the funds to pay for services rendered to the Palestinian population by Israel, including electricity, water, and hospital services.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
In documentary presented to the UN, Hamas appears to acknowledge that it is breaking international law by training and indoctrinating child soldiers.
US was the only country to stand with Israel and to vote against four resolutions that dealt with the Palestinian territories and the Golan Heights.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Upon leaving job, outgoing UN Middle East envoy Robert Serry says he feels disheartened.
By HERB KEINON
The secretary-general also urged the prime minister to release the PA tax revenue held by Israel.
The UNHRC’s Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 Gaza Conflict was expected to deliver its report to the UNHRC on March 23rd, toward the end of UN Human Rights Council’s month long.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Three months after the Senate report was released, Georgetown University Law Center Prof. David Cole emphasized a major new piece of the issue.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The PA Foreign Ministry accused Kerry of ignoring international condemnations of Israel.
After Serry, a new type of United Nations special Mideast envoy may be on his way to Israel.
From the Israeli perspective, Schabas’s failure to resign early on could actually be the best case scenario for a legal argument of questioning the evidence in any court.
The man hailed by defenders as a world-class jurist didn’t think that having been paid to provide a legal briefing for the PLO might constitute a conflict of interest.
The report will be presented to the UNHRC on March 23rd, during its 28th session in Geneva, the UNHRC said on Tuesday.
"This work in defense of human rights appears to have made me a huge target for malicious attacks," Schabas says of his involvement in the inquiry.
By REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Defense lawyers argue that Palestinian government should not be held liable for crimes of few militants.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says Israel received a message — via UNIFIL — that Hezbollah was not interested in further escalation.
Abbas determined to “end Israeli occupation in spite of pressure the Palestinian leadership is facing.”
Donor conference pledges fail to reach the Strip.
After Hezbollah pledges retaliation for death of Jihad Mughniyeh, UN and Lebanese forces brace for escalation.
William Schabas heads commission due to present inquiry findings to UN Human Rights Council in March.
Last week, PA President Mahmoud Abbas signed the Rome Statute starting a countdown to when the PA could file war crimes complaints with the ICC Prosecutor's Office asking for an investigation.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Jerusalem surprised that France voted in favor of resolution to force Israeli withdrawal to pre-1967 lines.
By HERB KEINON,MAYA SHWAYDER
Islamist group reiterates opposition to draft statehood resolution; slams PA for "another failure added to the choice of compromise" with Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
PLO envoys says Palestinian leadership set to convene emergency meeting on next steps after UNSC rejected draft statehood resolution.
Israel responds to draft Palestinian statehood resolution that failed to pass UN Security Council vote on Tuesday.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Foreign minister, intelligence minister respond to draft Palestinian statehood resolution that failed to pass UN Security Council vote.
There were eight votes in favor, two votes against and five abstentions. Australia joined the United States in voting against the measure.
State Department says draft bid calling for Israeli withdrawal to pre-1967 lines "sets arbitrary deadlines" for reaching peace deal, doesn't meet Israel's security needs.
By MICHAEL WILNER,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Abbas said that the Palestinians will decide on their future moves regardless of the result of the vote, but did not elaborate.
Erekat: Proposal is being made on behalf of Palestinians and Arab countries.
Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erekat on Tuesday urged the United States to refrain from blocking a Palestinian drive for statehood.
Barghouti accuses Abbas of making unjustified concessions on rights, calls for significant revision, Malki: Amendments are being made.
So far, only seven permanent members have thus far announced their intention to vote in favor of the proposed resolution.
The resolution, number A/69/468 DR II called “Entrepreneurship for Development,” is one of two Israeli resolutions.
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
With France, Jordan and Russia seeking to influence the process, the US finds itself balancing the priorities of several other actors when considering a Palestinian state bid.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Sources say Jordan's Dina Kawar had to "practically be shoved out the door" in order to file the Palestinian draft.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
PA president meets with Palestinian leadership in Ramallah, details contents of newly-submitted draft resolution to force an Israeli withdrawal by 2017.
Following submission of a draft resolution to the council on Wednesday by Jordan, FM says move would only bring about a worsening of the conflict.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The Palestinian-drafted resolution was formally submitted to the 15-member council by Jordan, which means it could be put to a vote as soon as 24 hours later.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
“I feel 2014 changed the course of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and that the future is more uncertain than ever,” Serry said.
Livni: US will veto Palestinian resolution in current form.
Congress omnibus includes new Iran oversight, increased defense spending on Israel.
Security coordination between the PA and Israel has been a critical factor in maintaining calm in the West Bank.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
UN body calls for swift investigation.
The memorandum notes how the Yazidi and Christian communities have faced "systematic acts of ethnic cleansing, massacres, assassinations, abduction, rape, and kidnappings."
Ron Prosor wrote a letter over the weekend to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and global delegates urging them to publicly censure the contest, which is scheduled to take place this coming April.
Backdrop of rising attacks against Jews worldwide, world leaders affirm commitment to fighting racism; Obama calls UN General Assembly session, first of its kind, "an important moment."
By MAYA SHWAYDER,MICHAEL WILNER
Events surrounding the commemoration have not been immune to contemporary geopolitical tensions in eastern Europe.
Rattrapé par son passé, William Schabas a démissionné avant même que son enquête ne soit terminée et ses conclusions publiées. Un départ qui représente une victoire pour Israël.
By HERB KEINON,GERALD STEINBERG
Sur fond d’augmentation des attaques antisémites, les dirigeants mondiaux réaffirment leur engagement dans la lutte contre toute forme de racisme
Mardi 30 décembre, l’Autorité palestinienne n’est pas parvenue à faire passer sa résolution. Pourquoi la France a-t-elle soutenu le texte ? Qui sont aujourd’hui les alliés d’Israël ?
What has to happen before the United Nations Security Council comes to its senses and gets really serious about degrading and destroying Islamic State?
By DAVID SINGER
Neither the United States nor the United Nations will save Israel, the first, for lack of capacity, the second, for lack of good will.
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
Names considered inappropriate knocked off official list of hurricane names on rotation every six years.
The International Atomic Energy Agency is investigating allegations of explosives tests and other activity by Iran.
Opening event co-sponsored by the UN missions of Israel, the US and Canada.
By traveling to Switzerland, Saudi Arabia and Britain this week, US Secretary of State John Kerry will avoid being in Washington at the same time as Netanyahu.
Prosor pointed to the increased terrorist attacks across the world that threaten peace and security, particularly those attacks and groups sponsored by Iran.
36 countries set to participate in Israel-led session raising the issue of anti-Semitism.
Committee rules that speech will be edited for possible electioneering.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Lassina Zerbo: I hope to demonstrate that the CTBT is a sound framework to foster international and regional security cooperation.
By YOSSI MELMAN
According to UNICEF’s annual report, 2014 was a “devastating” year for millions of children worldwide.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
For several hours, country after country protested Israeli violations of human rights in the Palestinian territories, including Algeria which went so far as to accuse Israel of genocide.
The step is unprecedented at the 47-member state forum where Washington unfailingly defends Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Israel was the only country mentioned in a report titled "Situation of and assistance to Palestinian women," whose recommendations were adopted by a huge majority.
United Nations secretary-general issues lukewarm condemnation of December terror attack which left an 11 year-old girl in critical condition when a fire bomb was thrown at her car.
PM tell UN chief by phone that Palestinian ICC bid stand as "a risky move that could destabilize the region."
The Harry Potter actress has done it again by taking Davos by storm with her pro-gender equality speech.
By NOA AMOUYAL
PM slams moves in Geneva, Luxembourg, Strasbourg, as focus on Palestinian statehood turns to New York.
The US and the EU must induce negotiations on the basis of a new UN Resolution.
By ILAN BARUCH
The Palestinian campaign includes legal efforts, mass media manipulation, active public diplomacy, incitement, boycotts and sanctions.
By GILEAD SHER
The ‘Magazine’ sits down with the first woman to become secretary-general of the Knesset.
By STEPHANIE GRANOT
Israel leads by example at the 59th UN Commission on the Status of Women.
The fighting had destroyed, damaged or disrupted at least five hospitals, 15 schools, Yemen's three main airports, two bridges, two factories and four mosques.
The UN secretary general says "The Saudis have assured me that they understand that there must be a political process. I call on all Yemenis to participate in good faith."
The Syrian government has repeatedly denied using chemical weapons.
Report warms of medium-term threat from new generation of foreign fighters through "plug and play social networks for future attack planning."
Israel's ambassador to the United Nations says "calamity" facing minorities in region cannot be ignored; highlights Israel as only place in Mideast minorities are free.
Palestinians seek a state in Gaza, the West Bank and east Jerusalem, lands Israel captured in 1967.
US, EU often cite violations of UN sanctions as justification for imposing additional penalties on Iran.
US secretary of state vows to stand with J’lem against delegitimization.
Council speaks out against destruction of 7th century BC antiquities by ISIS, says group "must be defeated."
At least 11,602 civilians were killed and 21,766 wounded in 2014, according to UN figures, which also cited January as one of the deadliest months in recent years, with over 1,300 killed in terrorist acts.
ICC may publish hundreds of names on secret lists at UN Human Rights Council.
“Four months after the Cairo Conference, donors have yet to fulfill the vast majority of their pledges,” says UN under secretary for political affairs.
Confidential IAEA reports says Tehran continues to withhold full cooperation in 2 areas of investigation that it was supposed to have given by August last year.
Most of the street children live in the slums of south Tehran and are sent out to work every morning by their parents.
By HAGAI LAP
UNIFIL says working with all parties, urging "maximum restraint" to prevent further escalation.
The Palestinians aren’t going to change their policy or rescind the statehood bid at the Security Council on the basis of the results of Israeli elections.
Prosor mockingly gives Iran, Hezbollah, Saudi Arabia and the Palestinians Oscars.
The Canadian FM who recently resigned, set a principled, pro-Israel precedent for the world. Perhaps his moral clarity will yet prove universally contagious.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
If UNRWA chose to operate according to UNHCR principles which protect the rights of refugees to be resettled, the plight of Palestinian refugees from the 1948 war would have been addressed, long ago.
By DAVID BEDEIN
Deputy Knesset speaker: Israel is living on borrowed time.
By NACHMAN SHAI
UNRWA spokesman in op-ed says body welcomes legitimate discussions, as well as critical reviews, with stakeholders, including members of the media – such as 'The Jerusalem Post.'
By CHRIS GUNNESS
Since Ehud Barak’s short, tumultuous rule in the late 1990s, Israel has had one Likud prime minister after another.
By ADI BEN-YEHEZKEL
The call for legitimizing Iran while it continues on its dark path of destruction and devastation, seeking nuclear military capability, weakens the moderate forces and emboldens the radical ones.
By HILLEL NEWMAN