01.24.2017 | 26 Tevet, 5777
Arab-Israelis protest home demolitions
Fatah official: Palestinian leadership should downgrade US ties if embassy moved
Israel’s High Court freezes Amona deal
Eyewitnesses: Police fired on police during Umm Al-Hiran demolition
Submarine scandal, mystery case loom
Netanyahu under fire for 2014 Gaza war
Bill seeks to rebuild four Samaria settlements
Bennett aims to safeguard children from online bullying
Trump turns noncommittal on Jerusalem embassy move
MK Smotrich: If settlement bill doesn’t pass, no bill will pass
Netanyahu touts ties with Trump, warns against 'shooting from the hip'
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
DANCE REVIEW: LE CORSAIRE
A feast for the senses
The call of the wild
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Blank and Kraft mark first pair of Jewish Super Bowl owners since 2012
Yellow-and-blue closes in on Beersheba
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Government funding rolling into medical cannabis industry
Microsoft kicks off BlueHat cyber security event in Tel Aviv this week
Gigawatt Global breaks ground on its second East African solar field
Government approves NIS 250m. plan to promote smart transportation
Sourasky purchases corneas in bulk from US
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Letters to the Editor: Trump in triumph
‘Imprisoned in marriage against her will’
The right approach
Israel and China – bridging the two ends of Asia
Taliban tells new US President Trump to quit Afghanistan
British-Iranian aid worker sentenced to jail for 'cooperation with BBC'
Trump in the Arab media: Jerusalem, Putin ties and strategic cooperation
Syria's warring sides gather for new attempt to break deadlock
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Jewish comedian Sarah Silverman reacts to attack on 'alt-right' leader
'Last letters from the Holocaust' displayed in Yad Vashem project
Antisemitic attacks across London designed to 'instill fear'
Global public figures say 'we remember' ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day
Israeli researchers introduce unique signature verification tech
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Trump secretary of state pick Tillerson secures support for confirmation
Ralph Nader pans Keith Ellison for 'toning down' Israel stance
Joshua Kushner, brother of Trump son-in-law, spotted at Women’s March
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
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
'SNL' writer called out for Barron Trump tweet
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
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Catholic Italy's 'Promised Land'
Raising arrows: Encouraging compassion
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
“We have no choice but to renew our public battle with full force and to call on thousands of supporters to come to Amona.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Security forces increase alertness and prepare to tighten security measures, expressing concern that President-elect Trump's inauguration ceremony will exacerbate an already tense situation.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV,JOY BERNARD
Thirty-nine percent of territory would be given away, but no one would be evacuated, in Likud MK’s proposal.
By JEREMY SHARON
The committee will look at allocating more water to the Gaza Strip and discuss taxes and the use of recycled water for agriculture.
Bennett blasts leftists: After your success with the Oslo Accords, how dare you show your faces?
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,UDI SHAHAM
Netanyahu pointed out that in 1929, the Arabs massacred the Jews in Hebron; in 1948, Jews were expelled and murdered in Gush Etzion, Kalya (near the Dead Sea) and Atarot, north of Jerusalem.
By HERB KEINON
New bypass roads to be built in West Bank despite adoption of anti-settlement UN resolution.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Many thought a showdown with the police was imminent after the community voted 58-20 against an initial proposal to resettle the families on a nearby plot of land.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
A search for the terrorist, who fled the scene, was underway in the early morning hours.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ANNA AHRONHEIM
The outpost faces a looming evacuation.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ANNA AHRONHEIM,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Passage into law of controversial legislation would also lead to Obama administration letting an anti-settlement resolution through at the UN, says Dershowitz.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
In a video that went viral on Facebook, Palestinian officers can be seen blocking the road and preventing IDF vehicles from entering the city amidst shouting and blaring traffic.
A Jerusalem rally in support of the outpost is planned for Tuesday.
Three minors are suspected of carrying out four shooting attacks against the Ofra settlement.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,JPOST.COM STAFF
If passed into law, the legislation would be the most significant event in the settlements movement since the 2005 withdrawal from Gaza and northern Samaria.
“If adopted, it will have far reaching legal consequences for Israel, across the occupied West Bank and will greatly diminish the prospect of Arab-Israeli peace,” says Nickolay Mladenov.
On Monday night, 120 Religious Zionist rabbis from all parts of the country published a letter calling on their followers to head to Amona to help its residents resist the forced evacuation.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,LAHAV HARKOV
Close to 3,000 security officers are preparing to arrive to remove the 40 remaining families from the outpost.
How would the passage of the currently-debated Legalizations Bill impact Israeli leaders and settlement leaders before the International Criminal Court?
Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely spoke at the annual Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference.
What happened Wednesday was not the passage of the bill into law, but the killing of the bill; no Palestinian lost any land Wednesday, and no settler came any closer to keeping any.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Prosecutor says Gaza is occupied and east Jerusalem illegally annexed.
“We submitted a complaint against Israel in accordance with our obligations to the Basel Convention."
By ADAM RASGON
The High Court of Justice has ordered that Amona be demolished by December 25.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Indictment to be filed against suspects in coming days.
Education Minister Naftali Bennett warned Netanyahu that if the ministers do not support the bill next Sunday, his party will bring it to a vote in the Knesset anyway.
By LAHAV HARKOV,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Relatives of the gunman in Monday's attack on IDF soldiers in the West Bank say PA forces raided his home ahead of the attack that left 3 IDF soldier wounded.
Israeli security forces find two knives in the possession of the suspect, who planned to carry out an attack at the holy site in Hebron.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Gunman killed at scene near Ramallah.
Demonstrators rally outside Knesset demanding annexation of the West Bank's third-largest settlement.
Terrorist is shot and killed by security forces on scene; five-year-old suffers head wound in separate rock-throwing incident in West Bank.
More than 100,000 Palestinian families rely to some extent on the income they generate from their olives and some 18% of Palestinian agricultural production comes from olives.
Warning: Graphic video footage below.
No Israelis were wounded in the attack.
Sixteen people were arrested in the West Bank overnight by security forces.
ICC prosecutors to visit region from Wednesday through October 15.
Palestinians express mixed reactions on the passing of Israel's ninth president, who won the Nobel Peace Prize alongside Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin in 1994.
By ADAM RASGON,REUTERS
The IDF has been engaged in a series of large arms raids in the West Bank in recent months in an effort to stop guns from ending up in the hands of lone terrorists or small attack cells.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Security forces shoot Palestinian girl, 13, in leg after she failed to heed to calls to stop approaching checkpoint.
Police report that one officer was lightly wounded in the incident.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
See full text below of farewell letter written by the assailant in Friday's ramming attack that was obtained by the 'Post.'
“It’s not just and it’s not right,” Bennie Begin says in response to efforts regarding new legislation allowing building on Palestinian land.
There were no reports of injuries.
IDF lead asked Israel police bomb expert Haim Kapach “do you agree that the army is the sovereign in Judea and Samaria?” Kapach responded “sovereign of what?"
Settlers have called on the IDF to protect the Samaria Regional park after a Palestinian flag was placed on the site.
Civil Administration: Environmental improvements on the horizon in the West Bank.
By SHARON UDASIN
"This is a significant breakthrough in the field that caused severe environmental pollution that influenced both Israeli residents and Palestinian residents."
Arab and Jewish women living beyond the Green Line team up in the name of photography.
By LAURA BEN-DAVID
The communities were demolished in 2005.
The unmanned aerial vehicle was reportedly scouring the skies in an operation over the Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus when the IDF lost communication with it.
PM says he greatly appreciated Trump's “deep friendship” for Israel, as well as his “declared willingness to fight against radical Islamic terror with full force.”
"Obama's policy of not one brick is gone," Ma'aleh Adumim mayor Kashriel said regarding the annexation bill, which includes E1.
The students, who attend New York's Yeshiva University, came to Israel to help rebuild the West Bank settlement of Halamish after it was burned down in November.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
It was not immediately clear how the mobile observation device disconnected from the West Bank post where it was employed.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
Netanyahu: We are in the midst of "dramatic diplomatic changes"
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,HERB KEINON
Majority in favor of continued settlement construction, believe Trump will have favorable attitude toward Israel.
Netanyahu's comments came at a briefing he held at the IDF's Judea and Samaria headquarters in Bet El.
Handful of actors arrived in the Holy Land for week-long trip.
Forces arrest three suspects Thursday night; seize weapon parts and confiscate thousands of shekels that appear to have come from terror organizations.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
The High Court of Justice has ordered the state to demolish the outpost by December 25.
Suspect, who apparently had previously threatened Netanyahu, is to remain in police custody until Sunday.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
NGOs are regularly scrutinized for their accountability to donors, but what about their accountability to the civil societies they are trying to help?
By MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN
The condemnation from Berlin came a day after US State Department deputy spokesman Mark Toner slammed the bill at his daily briefing.
Bennett: Revolutionary bill leads the way to annexation; Kahlon says legislation balances rule of law with settlements.
"France is labeling Israeli products from Judea, Samaria, and the Golan. Israelis should think twice before buying French products," wrote the Kulanu deputy minister on Twitter.
Arson survivors vow to rise from the ashes
Document is said to be a result of studying the interrogations of Palestinians who had carried out attacks against Israelis and had claimed they had been motivated by revenge.
News of the plans comes as politicians are in the midst of a campaign to sway the government and the Knesset to annex the city.
“The UNSC council resolution, should be a trigger to put this plan into action,” said Bennet.
Police announced a gag-order on the investigation of the suspected murder at around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.
They were sent to their hilltop by successive governments and encouraged to build the homes where they raised their families.
The series will focus on an Israeli Shin Bet security investigator dealing with both Israeli and Palestinians reactions to the kidnapping of the Israeli teens.
By SHAWN RODGERS
After evaluations, the IDF has decided to impose a full closure on the territories, taking effect starting Rosh Hashana, Sunday evening.
Hamed will make the move from running the Civil Claims Division in the Defense Ministry, doubtlessly as part of an attempt to improve the West Bank prosecution’s image.
A West Bank Palestinian village, home to 300 people living in ramshackle tents and shacks, has become a cause célèbre for both left- and right-wing activists.
By PATRICIA GOLAN
A mission to sample Kentucky Fried Chicken
leads our intrepid reporters to Bethlehem.
By BEN FISHER,SARAH LEVI
The division between Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, and Fatah, which dominates the West Bank, has lasted for more than nine years. Will it soon come to an end?
Nablus Governor Akram Rajoub says “criminals opened fire on positions of the security forces in the casbah and the governor’s office.”
Munib al-Masri, 82, is the wealthiest Palestinian in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
By ADAM RASGON,UDI SHAHAM
Elections were postponed numerous times since due to Operation Protective Edge in 2014 and internal dysfunction.
On September 8 the Palestinian High Court suspended local elections that were to be held across the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
International aid to the PA has declined more than 60% over the last six years.
The 2012 municipal elections, which Hamas boycotted, took place only in the West Bank. Voter turnout stood at 54 percent, much lower than the 75 percent in the 2006 parliamentary elections.
Absurdities of life in territories give me new material every day, Amer Zahr says
UN Security Council Resolution 2334 doesn’t define who we are. That’s our job.
By DANIEL GORDIS
Those interested in shoring up stability and preserving any hope of reaching a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict would do well to recognize Gaza’s isolation.
By TANIA HARY
Woe to the journalist or correspondent who haphazardly uses the term “private Palestinian land” without being up-front and honest about the complex nature of the land in question.
By ARI BRIGGS
The fate of Amona has the government in a quandary ahead of December 25, the date set by the court for its evacuation.
By YAAKOV KATZ
The vast majority of settlers prefer a political solution, but a radical subset threatens violence.
By MITCHEL HOCHBERG
Under a peace deal that would lead to the establishment of an independent Palestinian state, Shiloh’s future, like many settlements, is shrouded in uncertainty
By JPOST EDITORIAL
No one should be surprised by the current return of lone wolf attacks, since nothing has changed in the last few months, years or even decade.
By LIOR AKERMAN
There are those frustrated with the growing nationalism and extremism within Israeli society who pin their hopes on the involvement of the international community.
By JESSICA MONTELL
European and UN delegations that visit Israel normally take the opportunity to criticize the attempts to protect itself from terrorist threats.
To provide US taxpayer money to Abbas and his government so that they can treat terrorists as heroes or glorious martyrs is morally unacceptable.
By DAN COATS
High Court decisions regarding Amona have been flaunted since the court issued the first demolition order in 1997, just two years after the outpost was illegally established