Israel severely rebuked, as PM warns 'spirit of appeasement' blowing through Europe
In diplomatic snub, Liberman refuses meeting with Swedish counterpart
What elections? Europe presses ahead on Palestine question as Israel prepares for poll
Legal impact of Geneva panel on settlements, ICC likely only symbolic
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
Treasury will give financially bleeding state hospitals another NIS 150 million
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Israel's Energiya to build solar field in Georgia
Cooking with a kosher soul
Remains of 8,000-year-old olive oil found in Lower Galilee
Grapevine: Being careful of what we wish for
A Thin, Blue, Oleh line – police volunteer enlistment drive for Olim launched in Tel Aviv
Sinai Says: In total disarray, Hapoel Jerusalem must regroup to salvage season
Soccer: Toto Cup underdogs look to spoil party in semis
Top seeds safely through tennis nationals
Toothless Beitar held to goalless deadlock by Ra’anana
Job fair aims to help emigrant scientists come home
Tekuma’s future unclear, Yishai, Bennett are suitors
Israeli Arab media personality set to join Labor party
NGO to request elections committee warn haredi parties of ban on promising blessings for votes
Netanyahu gets united Likud race
Analysis: Yishai’s new party may spell end of Shas
Jordan presents draft of resolution on Palestinian state to UN
Senior Hamas official: Arafat gave us weapons after failure of Camp David peace talks
Netanyahu: Too many in Europe have learned nothing from the slaughter of 6 million Jews
Liberman slams EU: Hamas is just like ISIS and al-Qaida
EU parliament backs compromise resolution on Palestinian state
Alan Gross hails Jewish efforts toward release from Cuba
Jewish groups harshly condemn removal of Hamas from EU terror list
NBN records increase in North American aliyah
Harry Potter author reveals: Anthony Goldstein is a Jewish wizard!
Jerusalem requests special Israel mention at Irish memorial ceremony
Iraq: ISIS murdered 150 women and underage girls for refusing sex acts
Hamas deputy leader: Ties patched up with Iran
Report: Mossad spy that infiltrated Hezbollah was in charge of Nasrallah's security
Kerry says US has made 'no determinations' on Palestinian statehood as UN bid on tap
Erdogan’s regime becoming more dictatorship than democracy
Obama’s tin ear
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BBC’s world without terror
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Washington Watch: Herding cats
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Arrivals: From Christians in the Commonwealth to Jews in Jerusalem
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Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
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Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish Influence on Christmas Music
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Netanyahu commiserates with persecuted Christians
Iraqi Priest calls on Obama to step up fight against ISIS
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Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
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12.18.2014 | 26 Kislev, 5775
Duvdevan undercover elite unit had entered Kalandiya to arrest a wanted security suspect.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
All future terrorist funding cases could face ballooning fines.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Palmer and his baby son were killed when Palestinian terrorists threw rocks at their car, causing them to crash.
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
PA leadership was set to discuss response to death of minister Ziad Abu Ein.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
FM Machete says his country will choose the most appropriate moment to recognize the Palestinian state.
Alleged Palestinian attacked a six-person family with acid near Bethlehem; suspect neutralized.
President Reuven Rivlin expressed his condolences for the death of Abu Ein on Thursday and vowed that Israel would thoroughly investigate the incident.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON,JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Motion calls for a Palestinian state on the basis of the 1967 borders with eastern Jerusalem as its capital.
Abu Ein spent several years in Israeli prison for his role in a 1979 terrorist attack in Tiberias, then fled to the US.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Defense Minister says investigation of death is under IDF investigation.
Israeli pathologists from the Abu Kabir Forensics Institute in Tel Aviv will join pathologists from Jordan to investigate the death.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Abbas condemns death of Ziad Abu Ein as "barbaric assassination."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
An autopsy is expected to determine whether Ziad Abu Ein's death was the result of a heart attack or of IDF violence; PA leadership still could suspend security coordination with Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,YAAKOV LAPPIN
One of the suspects is the nephew of Amar Abu Eisha, the suspected kidnapper and murderer of Gil-Ad Shaer, Eyal Yifrah and Naftali Fraenkel in June.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
“Punitive demolitions are a form of collective penalty that punishes people for acts they did not commit,” says a UN representative.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Border police arrest girl after she is spotted holding knife, calling out jihadi slogans.
Palestinian teen stabs two men in Rami Levy grocery store in West Bank.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Other parliaments are expected to take up the measure in the near future.
By HERB KEINON
IDF says it has launched a pursuit of the vehicle involved in the incident.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
"I am completely convinced that once the reasons for the violence disappears, so will the violence itself," says Margalit.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
IDF confirms that it fired on and hit two demonstrators in Kafr Qaddum.
Leicester is the UK’s 10th largest city; other local councils in Britain may well follow suit.
By JERRY LEWIS
Nathaniel Arami fell to his death while rappelling down from the 11th floor of a building at the construction site where he worked.
Vladimir Sloutsker says move opens the door for terrorists world wide to reach their own political targets.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Security forces investigating suspects, including seven Hamas operatives.
IDF says that it warned two Palestinians not to approach fence and when they would not stop advancing they fired warning shots at them, and then aimed at their legs.
By BEN HARTMAN,REUTERS
The manslaughter charge is one of the most serious in recent memory against a soldier or border policeman.
Netanyahu instructs that a draft bill be drawn up that would revoke rights from residents who commit terrorist acts.
By NATHAN WISE,GIL HOFFMAN,HERB KEINON
According to the B'Tselem Human Rights group, one woman lives in the house alone.
By BEN HARTMAN
Army says the launches suggest that "Gaza terrorists are experimenting in order to increase rocket launching capabilities."
Federica Mogherini must answer lawmaker's questions in the next few weeks, which could spark debate in the Brussels corridors of power.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Jerusalem's municipal planning committee authorized 50 new housing units in Har Homa and 28 in Ramot.
By REUTERS,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Defense minister issues comments after Bayit Yehudi MK Struck asks, "What is the justification for [the relief package's] existence during a wave of terror?"
Besides Abbas, no senior Palestinian official in Ramallah was prepared to issue a condemnation.
Parliaments in Great Britain and Ireland already approved similar nonbinding votes.
By EITAN AROM
Palestinians activists attempt to breech West Bank security barrier in support of campaign calling for the "liberation" of Jerusalem from Israel.
Out of six deadly terrorist attacks carried out by Palestinian lone attackers this month, three involved perpetrators that came from the West Bank.
200 Palestinians riot in West Bank, southwest of Bethlehem.
Security source confirms relatives of Gush Etzion attacker arrested; Palestinian media reports that family members of Tel Aviv attacker also arrested.
Security camera footage shows dramatic moments during the stabbing in Gush Etzion.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Maher Hamdi Hashalamun had served five years in an Israeli prison.
Palestinian stabs three people at hitchhiking post outside Alon Shvut settlement; attack comes hours after IDF soldier stabbed and critically hurt in Tel Aviv.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
Islamic Jihad in Gaza issues statement praising attack that critically wounded an IDF soldier.
The balloon is a miniaturized version of surveillance aerostats used in other sectors, Lt. A. (full name withheld), observations commander for the Binyamin territorial brigade, told the IDF website.
Boat was followed and fired upon when it would not stop on its return journey to Gaza.
Barricades will be set up to protect pedestrians at hitchhiking posts and bus stops; IDF officer: Every Palestinian who owns a car has turned into a potential terrorist.
Referring to tensions on the Temple Mount, PA President accused Israel of violating all international resolutions.
Groups call for demonstrators to step up protests against Israel in West Bank, Jerusalem and Gaza; Islamic Jihad says time has come for "popular revolution."
A senior security source said one of the directions being examined is that the incident was a hit and run accident, and that the suspects did not intend to strike the soldiers.
Ma'an News Agency reports that Israeli intelligence believes Hammam Masalma, from Beit Awwa, behind attack which wounded 3 IDF soldiers, 4 of his relatives arrested.
The vehicle was found abandoned near the West Bank village of El Arub.
Security source sweeping area southwest of Bethlehem after Palestinian vehicle hits soldiers in the 2nd vehicular attack of the day targeting Israelis.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
According to AFP, left-wing lawmakers in parliament are readying to submit a motion calling on the government to extend recognition.
Transportation minister Katz: Gov’t has obligation to protect all those living in Judea and Samaria.
By SHARON UDASIN
UNRWA official says without political stability in the Strip ‘there will be another war.’
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
The Palestinian Authority President says he does not want an intifada and wants to keep Jerusalem's holy places quiet.
Burger Ranch is reportedly in talks to sell 51 of its 72 remaining branches.
By NIV ELIS
La crainte de voir la violence à Jérusalem gagner la Judée-Samarie semble plus que jamais d’actualité après la tentative d’assassinat du militant juif du mont du Temple Yehouda Glick
Rasmieh Yousef Odeh, 67, served time in Israel for a 1969 supermarket bombing that killed two people.
Concerns that violence in Jerusalem will expand to the West Bank appear more relevant than ever following the shooting of Jewish Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
Avraham Ben Tzion, a farmer from the Jordan Valley community of Nativ Hagdud, was found dead near Ma'aleh Efraim.
Likud MK, vying to oust Netanyahu was speaking at Bar Ilan University.
US policy towards West Bank settlements has been consistent for decades, spokeswoman Jen Psaki tells reporters.
European bank hopes investments in Palestinian ventures will promote market economy, freer political institutions.
This is the first time in 30 years that antiquities thieves have been caught on the cliffs, IAA said.
Balad head Jamal Zahalka and United Arab List-Ta’al head Ibrahim Sarsur say their parties seek joint list.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Faction leaders will met with Knesset Speaker Yulie Edelstein tomorrow to decide on the election date. March 10, 17, 24 are the likely options.
The victim's daughter wrote a Facebook post in which she said that her father was killed in a terror attack.
High Court to IDF: Investigation delay into killed Palestinian minor "not proper," should have wrapped up before shooters finished service.
Amid a sea of growing threats, Maj.-Gen. Eisenkot will bring a coolheaded professionalism to the job.
Settlers claim pending construction freeze beginning; Peace Now says building is still going on.
Move satisfies one of three Histadrut demands ahead of planned strike.
By NIV ELIS,Lidar Gravé-Lazi
57,000 Palestinian workers employed in Israel today legally and 34,000 work in Israel illegally.
he IDF is “substantially dependent on the calling up of citizens for reserve service in emergencies,” Knesset committee says.
Magen David Adom has decided to close eight ambulance stations out of 17 in Judea and Samaria as of December 1.
Knesset Finance Committee to hold discussion about pulling funding for institution.
Police arrested seven men in their 20s and 30s staying at the site.
Human Rights Watch calls for immediate moratorium on demolitions in Palestinian territories.
Thousands mourn yeshiva head Moshe Twersky killed in synagogue attack.
By JEREMY SHARON
Security sources stress move is not a sign of an imminent escalation in security situation in Judea and Samaria.
The 26-year-old victim of West Bank stabbing had survived a previous attack in the same location nine years earlier.
Warning: This footage could be graphic to some viewers.
Gal-On: Bill is a combination between annexation and apartheid.
If his condition continues to improve, activist will undergo a second operation, this time to repair damage to his intestines
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
‘A small hilltop, in the middle of nowhere, in the middle of everywhere.’
By JANICE WEIZMAN
Security forces investigating whether incident was an attempted terror attack or an accident; police increase presence in capital amid tensions over PA minister's death.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
"Turkey will continue to fight against Israel's anti-humanitarian and outrageous actions," Turkish president says.
Security forces in area searching for suspects of incident that occurred near Silwad.
Palestinian Authority FM says decision to postpone statehood bid came following US pressure and threats, along with failure to secure backing of 9 UNSC members.
PM says Israel was making clear its position to the world powers that Iran must not be allowed to be recognized as a nuclear threshold power.
Palestinian journalists say that Abbas gives a lot of thought to the legacy he will leave - will it be violence or stability, terrorism or peace?
By JPost Editorial
The attempt to create a Greater Israel is today the biggest threat facing the country; it risks our identity and security, as the alternative to a 2-state solution is a no (Jewish) state solution.
By URI SAVIR
Prime Minister Netanyahu should bow to reality and recognize the “State of Palestine.”
By ALAN STEIN
There is absolutely no legal sanctity today to the 1949 armistice line.
By ARLENE KUSHNER
Rock-throwing has been a feature of Palestinian terrorism at least since the first intifada and the practice continues to be a symbol of the Palestinian struggle.
We will not be denied the right to construct homes in our capital or in the major settlement blocs, which will remain within Israel.
By ISI LEIBLER