'Immediate death' facing Palestinian hunger-striker on 74th day
Initial report: Jewish woman stabbed in suspected terror attack near Rahat
Thousands of Palestinians turn out for terrorists' funerals in West Bank
Hotovely: IDF, Shin Bet wrong to say Palestinian terror caused by despair
Analysis: What is the diplomatic goal of the current Palestinian terror wave?
Israel remembers 73 soldiers killed in helicopter disaster 19 years ago
'Netanyahu inciting against us,' Arab MKs say after visiting terrorists' kin
Israel threatens to revoke press credentials from 'negligent' journalists
While Brazil rejects Israeli envoy, it inaugurates Palestinian embassy
Kara, Ariel tour Druse villages in Golan, seek solution for loss of exports to Syria
Veteran Israeli actor Ya’ackov (Yankele) Ben Sira dies at 88
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Fed Cup Tennis: Israel storms back, sweeps Estonia to stay in contention
Soccer: Flailing Maccabi Netanya hopes shake-up helps
Tennis: Israel slips to open Eilat Fed Cup event
Jerusalem’s embarrassing Eurocup campaign continues
Brazil Hillel feigns closure in bizarre marketing stunt
Jewish group urges dismissal of Croatian minister over World War 2 views
WATCH: Funny Jews Amy Schumer and Seth Rogen star in Super Bowl ad
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Steinitz: 'Egypt floods Hamas tunnels, in part due to Israel's request'
Fearing a full government siege of Aleppo, Syrian refugees wait and worry on Turkish border
Iran's crude oil sales to Europe surpass 300,000 barrels post-sanctions
Thousands of Syrians mass on Turkish border as Russian jets pound Aleppo
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
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
Netanyahu: Extremist Islamists, ISIS and Iran using technology to take the world backward
Israel Railways is going electric
Global Agenda: What isn't clear?
Nestle seeks to buy Osem, delist it from TASE
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
6 infants in Israel die from crib death within 4 days
Israelis should avoid travel to Zika-affected areas
Israel to become official member of UN Committee on Space Affairs
First US Zika virus transmission reported, attributed to sex
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Health, Environment ministers try to calm Haifa pollution fears
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
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Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
The race to the White House: The Mideast view
Poll: Sanders and Clinton in dead heat
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Sanders supporters banned from Tinder after campaigning on dating app
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Fire Deputy Minister Porush
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Jerusalem Post Editorial:
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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
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מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
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חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
Nazareth to host central 'World Day of the Sick' event
Today in History: Abba Eban, Israel's ‘one-man PR machine’
‘So I went to Prat’
Walk on the wild side
The Truth About Israel's National Security
How Dan met Claudia
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
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02.06.2016 | 27 Shevat, 5776
The campaign launched on Wednesday with the Hashtag "Justice4Rasema," aims at exerting pressure on the American authorities to accept the appeal delivered by Odeh's lawyers and let her free.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,MAAYAN GROISMAN
The research and details of the plan were overseen by Gen. John Allen, a Marine four-star general who had commanded US forces in Afghanistan.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Sources close to the case said the politician's comments forced federal authorities to wrap up their inquiries and rush out public statements and court papers on the case earlier than planned.
The WHO has said the virus could infect 4 million people in the Americas. It said on Tuesday it launched a global response unit to fight the mosquito-borne virus.
Adam Milstein: BDS is "war against Israel by non-military means."
By HERB KEINON
Teams from the two countries to work together to advance health, quality of medical treatment.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"The Source" is a great starting point for Christian readers to learn about Israel.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Francis Salvador and the Jews of South Carolina championed independence.
By BENJAMIN GLATT,BENJAMIN GLATT
The weekend marked the inaugural convention on the West Coast for Limmud FSU, an organization dedicated to sparking a cultural renaissance among Jews who trace their roots back to the USSR.
By EITAN AROM/JNS.ORG
An anonymous perpetrator said he wanted to hurt as many children as possible after calling police about the potential attack.
US Supreme Court to decide on Islamic Republic’s appeal of $2.65 billion judgment.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Goldman was affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx and was an assistant professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, according to the Journal News.
Shlomo Rechnitz, a health care magnate who owns 80 assisted living facilities throughout California, purchased nearly 18,000 lottery tickets for all of his employees.
The URJ in its statement noted that the law disfavors left-wing NGOs, which are likelier to receive most of their funds from governments, while leaving untouched right-wing NGOs.
Administration officials at the school said that she could be formally charged under New Jersey’s Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act, which could lead to suspension or expulsion.
According to Politico, the proposed contribution would be incorporated into the US federal budget for additional batteries.
Spying on allies is both routine and legal in the United States, though perhaps not very politic.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
With his executive actions, Obama is directing federal agencies to take the steps he proposed.
Staff Sgt. Peter Taub, 30, was assigned to the Air Force Office of Special Investigations, the Pentagon said in a statement Tuesday.
It is not known whether the alleged assailant was a student at the college.
The photos released on Friday, while graphic, were unlikely to have the same impact as the images depicting abuse of Abu Ghraib detainees that emerged in 2004.
Earlier this week, the BBC reported that Adam Szubin, acting Treasury secretary for terrorism and financial crimes, said in an interview the United States considers Putin corrupt.
The officials said Hamzeh had been under investigation since September and had first considered an attack on Israelis in the West Bank but decided instead to plan an attack in the United States.
New York City roads, bridges and tunnels closed; Washington hit with about 2 feet (61 cm) of snow; at least 19 storm-related deaths.
A fifth American is also released by Iran in a separate agreement.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Former US officials and experts familiar with the White House's thinking say Obama appears locked into policies aimed at containing threats and avoiding deeper US military engagement in final year.
The Islamic Center of Houston caught fire after Friday prayers when it was mostly empty and no injuries were reported, CNN said.
New charges accuse Arizona man of supporting ISIS, researching travel to the Mideast to train with terrorists and seeking to make explosives that could be used during the 2015 Super Bowl.
Visiting Congressman Eliot Engel talks about Obama, Clinton, Iran and how Israel doesn't benefit when one party tries to sell itself as the pro-Israel party.
Leading Republican candidate's off-color remarks come a day after he called Democratic front-runner a liar for saying his proposal to ban foreign Muslims US entry has aided ISIS.
Israel's UN ambassador, Danny Danon, responded to the article on Monday, saying that Ban "chooses to ignore the reality in Israel."
More recently, David M. Frankel was executive director and chief executive officer of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty.
State Department: reissuance of guidance in no way represents a boycott or anything like that.
The UK's intelligence services, Governments Communication Headquarters (GCHQ), working in conjunction with the National Security Agency (NSA), systematically surveyed Israeli drones from Cyprus.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
"Anti-Semitism is on the rise, we cannot deny it," the president said during a historic address at Israel's embassy honoring the Righteous Among the Nations.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"I think he recognized that the fight's over and we can move on," CNN quotes Kerry as saying of Netanyahu.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Earlier this week, the Prime Minister’s Office dismissed as “unacceptable and wrong” an uncharacteristically sharp public criticism of Israel’s legal standards leveled by Shapiro.
Comments come a day after implementation day of nuclear agreement reached last summer; PM says were it not for Israel’s push for sanctions Iran would have gone nuclear long ago.
World powers relieved sanctions on Iran after international monitors concluded the first phase of their landmark nuclear deal complete, marking the formal commencement of the accord.
By LAHAV HARKOV,MICHAEL WILNER
The statement said that US Ambassador Dan Shapiro sought more information about the draft legislation, and “noted the US government’s concerns on the matter.”
All the members of the delegation, which arrived Tuesday for a two-day visit, stood with Obama on Iran.
Foreign Ministry announces intention to close five of its 106 missions abroad as a cost saving measure.
Israel-based humanitarian aid organization IsraAID says it will send a team to assist victims of extreme flooding in the United States.
By REUTERS,SAM SOKOL
WSJ report also concluded Boehner, not Dermer, initiated PM’s controversial address to Congress.
Israel’s ambassador in Washington Ron Dermer says boycott movement is promoted by “fanatics and fools” who are “promoting a new anti-Semitism.”
"Denying the historic connection of the Jewish people to Jerusalem is false," says Chairwoman of the House Subcommittee on the Middle East & North Africa.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Opposition to Israel, which Tehran refuses to recognize since its 1979 Islamic revolution, is a central policy in the Muslim Shi'ite-dominated country.
House members voted 246-181 to pass the "Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act," almost entirely along party lines, with almost every "yes" vote coming from Republicans.
al-Qaida claimed that the inspiration for the September 11 attacks was the story of Gamil al-Batouti, the Egyptian co-pilot who crashed EgyptAir flight 990 into the Atlantic Ocean in 1999.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Arrests indicate dangerous global connection between drug trafficking and terrorism.
By ROSIE PERPER
The report said that the incident occurred on the third day of naval excises being conducted off the Persian Gulf, but did not specify the date of the event nor the name of the US carrier.
Matthew Trevithick told his accusers it would be difficult to overthrow the government with "some Farsi textbooks that I'd purchased in Iran, a newspaper, some flashcards and some pens...."
In his meeting with the Syrian opposition's coordinator, Kerry demanded that the Syrian opposition participate in the upcoming Geneva talks, threatening to stop US aid to them if they do not.
A US official later clarified that Biden was talking about a military solution to Islamic State, not Syria as a whole.
Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Kata'ib Hezbollah and the Badr Organization are the principle focus of the probe into how the men were snatched in the Dora neighborhood, south of Baghdad, US sources said.
The Revolutionary Guards detained two US boats last week with 10 crew aboard after the vessels "illegally" entered Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf.
ISIS' magazine describes the shooting attack as "unique," since "the Khilafah's call for the Muslims to strike the crusaders in their own lands was answered by a jihadist operating with his wife."
A new bill requires travelers who hold citizenship from, or have recently traveled to, Syria, Iraq, or any country listed as a state sponsor of terrorism, to acquire a visa to enter the US.
State television reported that Khamenei wrote to President Hassan Rouhani to congratulate him on implementing the nuclear deal.
US slaps missile penalties on Iran after massive sanctions lift.
The Qatari donations have buoyed Gaza's de facto Islamist Hamas rulers, irking Israel and the US-backed Palestinian administration based in the occupied West Bank.
The Brookings Institution think tank has estimated that Islamic State supporters operated at least 46,000 Twitter accounts between September and December 2014.
Analysis: Did Iran take US equipment? Will it share what it learns with North Korea?
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
A US aircraft carrier acted "provocatively and unprofessionally" for 40 minutes by carrying out maneuvers in the Gulf after Iran arrested 10 American sailors, Persian media reported.
"We estimate in the millions of dollars... from all their illicit stuff: oil, looting, extortion," a US defense official told AFP on the condition of anonymity.
US officials have been on high security alert following a series of Islamic State-linked attacks at home and abroad over the last few months.
Saudi Arabia used an attack on its embassy in Tehran as a pretext to fuel tensions, Iran's foreign ministry said on Monday.
In confidential report seen by Reuters, UN sanctions monitors say medium-range rocket that Iran tested was a ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead, violating a UNSC resolution.
Move is one of several steps Tehran must take in order to reach "Implementation Day" of the nuclear deal with world powers.
"We will implement them so as not to interfere with legitimate business interests of Iran," Kerry says of recent changes in visa requirements.
US officials say the document was among a trove of data and other information obtained by US special forces in a raid in eastern Syria in May.
Listed by the State Department as a state sponsor of terrorism, Iran's citizens — primarily those living in Europe — will now face additional travel hurdles.
A survey entitled "A crisis in civil education" outlined the lack of understanding and knowledge of American history, heritage and government in the US.
Obama has "gotten off just enough funny lines to get on this show," Seinfeld said in the episode that hit the web late on Wednesday.
“I think we’re kind of confused on how this would happen,” boy's uncle tells Washington news outlet.
I noticed – it’s a hard story to miss – that Barbie has been adapted to a new era in a big way.
By LIAT COLLINS
We have our problems: birth pangs which lead to improvement and development. But those are the details. The larger picture is that we have a homeland. And that’s enough for me.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
Surveying the world from atop his skyscrapers, he mistook himself for a giant and the public for ants.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
In late January at the United Nations, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon referred to Jewish towns and cities in Judea and Samaria as "provocative acts."
By HANK SHEINKOPF AND GEORGE BIRNBAUM,RONN TOROSSIAN
In 1933, James G. McDonald, a foreign policy scholar, was named League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from Germany.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
What if the real Orientalism is this constant attempt to pretend the Middle East doesn’t have the same problems as the rest of the world, and this constant coddling of it?
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The meager applause Obama received during his hour-long ramble was faint enough to enable the guffaws from Tehran to be heard.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Saturday became 'Implementation Day' for the JCPOA, with Tehran reentering the global marketplace after more than a decade of pariah status.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The Protestant UMC, with some seven million members in the US and 12 million worldwide, announced it had placed the banks on its blacklist.
The Methodists claim their list of countries was based on Freedom House’s annual ranking of countries from “free” to “not free,” according to political rights and civil liberties.
By JULIE HAMMERMAN
The first Israeli NGO law was an amendment to the 2008 Amutot Law, which required persons who received at least NIS 20,000 from foreign entities to disclose that fact.
By JAN SOKOLOVSKY,ARIELA COTLER
Like the North Koreans, the Iranians know how to leverage the nuclear deal to extract more concessions from the present US administration.
If closing some offices abroad is unavoidable, it would be much more prudent to close embassies elsewhere, even in Sweden, Norway or Ireland whose governments have been viciously anti-Israel.
By DANNY AYALON
'Post' reporter Danielle Ziri comments on the kickoff of the US election primaries.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
In last State of the Nation address, US president casts himself as victor on policy, lacking on political front.
'American Freedom Party' group has placed about 200,000 "robocalls" in Iowa and may also target New Hampshire.