07.25.2016 | 19 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinians call for UNSC action over new Israeli building plans in east Jerusalem
Palestinian hunger striker sparks widespread protest
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Liberman: Government mustn't have stance on Hebron shooter until trial's end
Historic archeological discovery of Egyptian statue unearthed in Tel-Hazor
French PM: France will never deny Jewish historical ties to Jerusalem
Israeli-Beduin film 'Sand Storm' to be released in US
Bar encourages outsiders to challenge Herzog
Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation
Hebron shooter: All of my IDF commanders are liars
Going with the flow
WATCH: Gal Gadot's epic debut in first Wonder Woman trailer
It’s cool and fringe, it’s Yiddish
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
Sports tech coming to Rio 2016, courtesy of Israel
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Not a death sentence
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Public broadcasting imperative
Africa and the revitalization of the Zionist dream
Israel emerges as a player on the world stage
Letters to the Editor
'Turkish Airlines fires personnel after failed coup'
Syrian refugee kills one, wounds two with machete in Germany
'Possible that Erdogan engineered coup,' former Pentagon official tells ‘Post’
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
How did a former concentration camp become a wedding venue in Lithuania?
German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs
American Jew among those killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurds in Syria
French educators learn to teach about Israel ‘from the heart’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Kaine one of few senators not to sign letter to Obama urging increased MoU
Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigns as Democratic chair after e-mail leak
General Flynn responds to Russia accusation with anti-Semitic tweet
In turmoil over leak, Democrats point finger at Russia
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
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!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
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
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
Security forces shoot and wound the assailant at the scene on Route 60.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,ADAM RASGON
Members of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee were present at a parlor meeting of settlers and politicians on Thursday.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Two Palestinian Authority intelligence personnel among group of four nabbed in the West Bank, the Shin Bet announced Monday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Attacks carried out on vehicles travelling Highway 1, between Jerusalem and Ma’ale Adumim in West Bank.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
High Court of Justice rejects appeal to raze home of West Bank man accused of assisting terrorists in February attack that killed Border Police officer Hadar Cohen.
By MOR SHIMONI/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
The demolition of the West Bank houses came months after the two Palestinians executed the stabbing attack near Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem's Old City that left two Israeli men dead.
Palestinian attacker shot and killed at scene of West Bank attack.
Journalist reportedly among the Israelis that traveled to Ramallah in hopes of participating in a breaking of the fast event for Ramadan; none injured.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Defense Minister says military should act with "firm hand" in areas from which many terror attacks originate.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The minor received administrative restraining orders to stay out of Judea and Samaria for six months and break contact with various other activists from IDF Central Command.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
It is the third time in a decade that their house has been razed, Nawarjja said, and the family planned to camp out on the site.
By MAX SCHINDLER
Due to the Ramadan holiday, Israel has increased the water flow to Palestinians at night, when the usage is particularly high after the fast.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
While the small village outside Hebron has produced four people who have attacked and murdered Israelis, a surprising Jewish connection is also found.
In January, Adis, 16, stabbed Dafna Meir, 38, to death in front of her teenage daughter inside their home in the West Bank settlement of Otniel.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The military has opened an investigation into the event.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
According to initial reports, the female assailant was shot and wounded by security forces at the scene.
The threat of annexation, is the kind of playing card any Israeli leader would need to hold close to his chest and use only when most needed to counter dangerous unilateral moves from the other side.
Intercepted consignment consists of hundreds of pipes that can be used for producing mortars and dozens of electric motors that can be used for building terrorist infrastructure.
“Direct negotiations with Mr. Netanyahu in the past have proven to be fruitless; why repeat the same mistakes?" a spokesperson for the Palestinian prime minister said.
Left-wing organization Jewish Voice for Peace releases video featuring activists and Palestinians, urging tourists to steer clear of West Bank rentals.
By CORAL BRAUN
Border Police officer at the scene shoot and neutralize suspected terrorist.
By BEN HARTMAN
When asked about the compromise suggestion at a conference held by the Palestine-Israel Journal in Jerusalem, he called it “playing around with” an inherently invalid legal system.
Flouting convention – and the law – one artist finds inspiration across the Green Line.
A spokesperson for Magen David Adom said that one of the Israelis was seriously wounded.
Representatives of the state are expected to address some of the issues before the committee on Tuesday.
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.
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.
Neither Left nor Right lives in the real world.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
“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.
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.
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
Despite obstacles, the region is trying to boost tourism with boutique wineries, cafés, biblical history and rolling hills.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
According to Peace Now, in the first half of 2016, plans have been advanced to retroactively legalize 314 settler homes.
Soldier witnesses from scene of March shooting testify, say IDF commanders should not have attacked Hebron shooter before probe.
Azaria's family said they started the fundraising campaign due to the difficulties in financing legal fees for their son.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The cabinet is due to approve a NIS 50 million to the two Jewish communities in the West Bank.
By HERB KEINON
June Peace Index survey finds more than a third believe in annexing, without granting rights to Palestinians living there.
By JACK BROOK
Family members recount their arrival at the tragic scene of the attack on Route 60 where Palestinian gunmen killed Rabbi 'Miki' Mark.
PM says cabinet next week would discuss a program to strengthen Kiryat Arba after attack that left 13-year-old murdered.
IDF: standoff resolved over evicting 15-year-old right-wing activist from W. Bank parents’ house for alleged violence, disturbances.
Ettinger is seen as one of the leading extreme right figures in Israel.
Right-wing MKs draft bill to apply sovereignty in West Bank city the day after PM expresses support for Saudi peace plan; Gush Etzion calls to be included in annexation effort.
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.
A new documentary, ‘The Settlers,’ recently released on the 49th anniversary of the Six Day War shows the irreversible nature of Israel’s West Bank occupation.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Life as a Jewish minority in Beit Hanina.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Initial police investigations reportedly indicate that the incident was not nationalistically motivated; no injuries.
By ADAM RASGON,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
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.
The contrast between the funeral of Irving Moskowitz, the wealthy American doctor and the funeral of Hallel Yaffa Ariel, the girl murdered by Palestinian jihadist, was stark.
By YISHAI FLEISHER
Our partners to the solution are the Americans and other friendly nations, and not the Palestinians who are masters of deception.
By GILAD SHARON
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