05.05.2016 | 27 Nisan, 5776
Shin Bet gleans vast tunnel data from Hamas member
IAF strikes Hamas targets after mortar fire from Gaza
IDF uncovers new Hamas attack tunnel
Write this down: I am an Israeli-Arab
Allegations of ‘cronyism’ in Bayit Yehudi over rabbinical appointment process
Erdan: ‘We have a broad government program to fight boycotts’
Antiquities Authority refutes NGO’s Rockefeller Museum transfer accusations
Grapevine: Coincidence and memory
Anti-Semitism goes unchallenged by some on 'pro-Palestine left', UK editor says
Germany has no plans to change Israel policy, Merkel reassures Netanyahu
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Return to rowing gives Israel newcomer Lyat Olympic hopes
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
The POSTman Knocks Twice: National unity? Holocaust Day thoughts
Bar and the new Palestinian mayor of Jerusalem
Israeliness is the answer
The political algorithms of the Arab-Israeli conflict
Israel denies it detained Turkish right-wing leadership
Report: Saudi Arabia busts ISIS cell on the outskirts of Mecca
Hamas claims to foil plot by Abbas rival Dahlan to stage coup in Gaza Strip
Group slams Europe-Iran economic confab in Zurich
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews, Jewish students on Holocaust Remembrance Day
Courage was my only option, Holocaust survivor says
Against orders, some diplomats saved Jews during Holocaust
WATCH: Thousands walk from Auschwitz to Birkenau in March of the Living
Israeli Carpool app Via raises $100m
April deficit ticks up, though target still in sight
Manufacturers: Obama aid package will be ‘mortal blow’ to Israeli industry
BGU researchers present guidelines for treating postnatal depression
Expert says three dairy servings daily is 'vital for bones’
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
Poll: Sanders voters more sympathetic to Palestinians than to Israel
Trump proves Jewish supremacy diminishing in GOP, says David Duke
Analysis: US set for ‘celebrity’ presidential election
Trump triumphs: Republican Kasich to suspend presidential campaign
Understanding UK anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day
This week in 60 seconds: Tightrope walking in Jerusalem
Just a Thought: On Holocaust education
Parshat Kedoshim: Respect your elders
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
What can you see in this red circle?
Books: Hunting monsters
The journey home
In Jesus’s last footsteps
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Arrivals: Connecting Israel and the world
Books: Drone mom
Books: Disintegration and demise
To your holistic well-being
This week in Jerusalem
Child sexual abuse in a medical context
Old City’s Khalidi Library reopens after nearly a half century
One step at a time
Choosing the right treatment for our youth
Wisdom - via Wisdo
Home is where the tent is
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A WWII vacation that saved two Jewish brothers' lives
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
How Maayan met Gil
Obama Seeking Legacy at the Expense of Israel
The History of Anti-Semitism and the Shoah
Hoppe Hoppe Reiter
A spokesperson for Magen David Adom said that one of the Israelis was seriously wounded.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Representatives of the state are expected to address some of the issues before the committee on Tuesday.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Livni says justice minister's proposal would create a binational state.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
Henin says Palestinian home demolitions is “sophisticated” ethnic cleansing; “Israel is the only place Muslims flourish,” Likud’s Boker responds.
By LAHAV HARKOV,RO YEGER
Security forces shoot and subdue one attacker; the second fled the scene but was eventually apprehended.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Knife-wielding Arab female assailant approached security forces at checkpoint, police report; no injuries reported among Israeli forces.
Only 330 people lived in the in isolated northern Samaria community, some 8 km. over the pre-1967 line, in 2014, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics.
“We have to connect Judea and Samaria to the State of Israel. We have returned to our land, so that we will never again have to leave it,” says Bayit Yehudi MK.
Terrorist’s absence of identification delayed investigation.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Mohammad Abu Srour is the father of Abdel-Hamid Abu Srour. The pro-Hamas Palestinian Information Center said the younger Abu Srour was a member of the Kassam brigades.
The Hamas statement was made even as Israeli authorities have yet to confirm that the explosion was indeed a terrorist attack.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
An investigation has been launched into how the body was returned contrary to government directives.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
PMO issues disclaimer: Contrary to reports, we have not approved new construction.
Two minors caught with knives in Old City of Jerusalem and man shot running toward IDF forces at Al-Aroub refugee camp.
Settler leader calls on Netanyahu to normalize construction in Judea and Samaria and to allow it to build according to the needs of its population.
After the initial investigation the soldiers' commander was suspended from his role and sent to military jail for 20 days.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Coordinator of Israel's activities in the territories says his office works according to the decisions and policy laid out by Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon and the IDF chief of staff.
IEC officials, a team of senior PA officials and Hadash MK Ayman Odeh worked out the current “temporary arrangement.”
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Separately, three relatives with no past security offenses carried out gun attacks with automatic firearms in Samaria, investigation finds.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Twenty-year-old evacuated to hospital with minor injury.
9 Palestinians illegally in Israel arrested on Monday morning.
Rabbi Yitzhak Peretz, director of the Israeli government’s Conversion Authority, made the statement earlier this week, according to NRG.
The report also pointed out that the Palestinian operators remain at a competitive disadvantage because Israeli operators have 3G and 4G capabilities and are able to attract higher- value customers.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The IDF had removed the prayer books and the ark with the Torah scroll before they took down the building.
Gush Etzion residents work to impact long-term political normalization.
By JOSH HASTEN
Sami Nisman and Naim Abu Ful, previously served as officers in the PA security forces in the Gaza Strip.
During the closure, only approved humanitarian and medical-linked travel for Palestinians will be permitted between the West Bank and Israel.
Police doubt settlers responsible for fire that leveled home of witness to fatal 2015 attack
By BEN HARTMAN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
A Palestinian armed with a knife was shot and killed by an IDF soldier and an Israeli civilian during what authorities are describing as an attempted stabbing in the West Bank.
PA security official's remarks come amid recent reports that Israel and the PA have been holding secret talks about the security situation in the West Bank.
Three suspects were arrested and multiple weapons were seized from the scene.
Settler march intentionally went along a stretch of road where many attacks have occurred in the last five months, says Gush Etzion Regional Council head.
Israel’s reclassification of the property does not change existing use, but it does pave the way for Israel to develop the mostly empty desert terrain.
Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot makes appearance on Tuesday before the Knesset's Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Senior PLO official Erekat: Palestinians would lose most if French peace push failed.
Deep problems in Palestinian society are the undercurrent to the unending attacks; West Bank armed factions and even Gaza could be dragged in if nothing is done to calm the atmosphere
MEMRI Report author to Post: We believe that Western funding organizations must examine the agendas of their target bodies, and make sure that their support is used for the purposes intended.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Three IDF soldiers lightly wounded in two separate attacks near the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Airbnb has not issued a response to the petition. However, in January, it said in a press statement: “We follow laws and regulations on where we can do business.”
Meanwhile, 31 security suspects, including 6 Hamas members in Hebron, arrested in overnight sweeps.
IDF releases footage of forces conducting searches in the village from where the 22-year-old Palestinian terrorist left from before Tuesday's brutal attack.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Senior officer tells Elaph that Israel warned Hezbollah through a third party country to think twice before attacking.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The suspect admitted that she intended to carry out a terror attack against security forces under initial investigation.
PMO says it has not received any communication from the Palestinian Authority regarding the matter.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The houses mapped belong to the terrorists responsible for an attack outside a private home in the Eli settlement and an attack in a shopping mall in Ma'aleh Adumim.
14-year-old girl stabs police in Jordan Valley terrorist attack.
"Using territories under military occupation is permitted only for imperative military purposes and is the exception to the obligation of upholding the right to property."
Birnbaum says government decision to let dozens of work permits expire sends children to hunger, gives ammunition to BDS.
By NIV ELIS
Man escaped from Israeli custody over 25 years ago after being convicted of murdering an Israeli yeshiva student in 1986.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Paramedics and emergency services treated the victim, 48, who was found unconscious, before rushing him to a hospital in Jerusalem.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,DAVID BRINN
Family mourns Capt. (res.) Eliav Gelman, 30, who was killed Wednesday by friendly fire in the midst of a terror attack at the Gush Etzion junction in the West Bank.
The Fatah leader is serving a sentence of five life-terms for his role in terror attacks against Israelis during the Second Intifada.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said that increased Israeli settlement building is not helping to ease tensions between Israelis and Palestinians.
Shin Bet announces arrest of approximately 17-year-old male from Yatta.
By BEN HARTMAN
“The residents of Ariel deserve the same protection as the residents of Tel Aviv,” says opposition leader during visit to Ariel.
The two terrorists carried out separate attacks on the same day on November 19, 2015.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,DANIEL J. ROTH
16-year-old from West Bank village of Beit Amra indicted for deadly attack that killed the 38-year-old nurse and mother of six.
Security forces arrest Palestinian teen girl planning attack; 14-year-old Palestinian with knife arrested near Hebron; assailant at Habitot junction shot dead.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Mohammad al-Qiq is accused of being a member of Islamist group Hamas.
Hundreds of mourners gathered Friday morning at Mount Herzl Cemetery in Jerusalem for Tuvia Yanai Weissman's funeral.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
“You were a true hero,” Yael Weissman says of her husband Tuvia Yanai Weissman, 21, who tried to stop Palestinian stabbers in Thursday's West Bank attack.
Hundreds mourn attack victim Tuvia Yanai Weissman, a 21-year-old father of an infant girl.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
21-year-old Israeli man succumbs to wounds from attack in West Bank industrial area.
Shin Bet and IDF arrest Jamal Abu Lil who, before his arrest, allegedly orchestrated shooting attacks and transferred terror finances.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,BEN HARTMAN
The incident occurred shortly after Israeli security forces shot and wounded a 21-year-old Palestinian woman who tried to commit a stabbing attack.
VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED - Cartoon being circulated on social media shows Palestinians using knives, guns, and cars in order to take revenge and "become martyrs."
Family of five children was unharmed in the incident.
Israelis cannot typically visit the graves, except for on special occasions in the middle of the night when the IDF shuts down a section of the village to allow for their safe passage.
Three soldiers from the Kfir Brigade were wounded, one seriously, in a car-ramming attack in the Binyamin region of the West Bank on Tuesday evening.
The three detainees have been transferred to the custody of the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) for further questioning.
According to Sanders, two neighborhoods in Baltimore have worse infant mortality rates than in the West Bank.
By RON KAMPEAS,JTA
According to international law, the status of the Golan Heights and the West Bank are essentially identical.
How likely is it that the US will bring forward a proposal to the UN Security Council? It depends who you ask.
By DANA SOMBERG
"The message that my father related back then at the UN is still relevant today, perhaps more than ever before," Mike Herzog said.
By RINA BASSIST
Arab Electricity Company head acknowledges that his company has not paid all its debts to the Israel Electricity Company.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The move came less than six months after the European Union published new guidelines for labeling products made in Israeli settlements.
Between the years 1997-2013, according to the report, the Civil Administration found 20,086 instances of illegal construction in Area C.
Four of the resolutions, including one that calls on Israel to return the Golan Heights to Syria, have already been posted on the UNHRC website.
Lapid dares Likud to freeze isolated settlements, build in blocs.
By GIL HOFFMAN,MICHAEL WILNER
Oketz K-9 unit platoon commander and sentenced him to a week in military prison.
Nothing has been confirmed yet – court’s office.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,MAAYAN GROISMAN
Obama said the administration will not fight efforts to boycott, divest and sanction the state over its occupation of the West Bank.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Source: We are willing to look at evidence and testimonies from anyone
Tuvia Yanai Weissman, 21, married and became the father of a baby girl before he was stabbed to death in the aisles of a Rami Levy supermarket by two 14-year-old Palestinian terrorists.
Neither separation nor annexation is viable in the West Bank.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Will the government’s 13.8 billion shekel plan to improve conditions in the Arab sector be implemented?
By ALLYN FISHER-ILAN
The transfer of the latest lioness marks the 5th transfer in eighteenth months of the large-cat breed from Gaza to the West Bank.
“It’s obvious that Christian legacy and human beings are being targeted in our region,” cleric charges.
Syriac Orthodox Church Archbishop Swerios Malki Murad is the most senior Christian clergyman to be arrested by the PA since its inception in 1994.
Ahmad Dawabshe, 5, arrived at the Real Madrid soccer club headquarters in Madrid Thursday accompanied by his grandfather.
When Judea and Samaria are unable to grow and prosper, both Palestinians and Israelis end up suffering from the lack of growth.
By DAN ILLOUZ
Through its illegal settlements policy, the EU is conducting a stealth war against Israel.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
It’s a call for Israel’s demise. In this case, therefore, the messenger is the message.
By MOSHE DANN
During this particular visit, one of our neighbors expressed an opinion that shocked the management of “Our Way.”
By ODED REVIVI
Annexing the West Bank – or implementing any other version of the one-state solution – would force Israel to extend full citizenship to the Arab population.
By AVI BERKOWITZ