BREAKING: Palestinian woman subdued after attempting to stab soldier
Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Palestinian teen shot dead by police during east Jerusalem riot
Court sentences 3 for planning to kill Jews praying on Temple Mount, e. Jerusalem attacks
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
South African mohel banned for life for botching bris
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
How long can Russia maintain its sanctions against Turkey?
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Dialogue of peace alone won’t do !
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
Rasmieh Yousef Odeh, 67, was found guilty by a federal court in Detroit of failing to reveal that she had been convicted and served time in Israel for a 1969 bombing that killed two.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Most of the time the dancers maintained physical contact as they wove their way through fluid, complex compositions.
By ORA BRAFMAN
Yehoram Gaon leads the judges panel at Festiladino.
By BARRY DAVIS
Singer is on tour in North American with until July, but will be coming to Israel in August as part of the capital's summer events.
By ELIZABETH LEVI
Habima and Herzliya Stage Arts are ready to launch productions of exciting new works and classics made current.
By HELEN KAYE
American Christian leaders are no longer “automatic” when it comes to support for Israel.
By Jim Fletcher
The Eilat-Eilot Green Energy Conference will be held next week.
By NIV ELIS
In the past week, 10,000 migrants arrived in Italy
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Security for Jewish communities across continent "very clear," envoy tells Post.
By MICHAEL WILNER
ZOA writes to Oakland Police Chief Sean Whent to protest against the repeated blocking of Israeli vessels by pro-Palestinian protesters in the California port city.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Une initiative locale a permis à 120 enfants de réfugiés sud-soudanais déportés d’Israël, d’intégrer un pensionnat ougandais. Mais le mal du « pays » ne les quitte pas
By BERNARD DICHEK
Blair is only one of many international dignitaries who will be beating a path to the former president’s door.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The potential risk of such attacks prompted the Italian coastguard's General Command to request from the Transport Ministry a status similar to the police force, automatically allowing it to carry firearms.
A sprawling neighborhood lying immediately west of downtown Miami – the cultural and political capital of Cuban Americans and the center of their exile community.
By BEN G. FRANK
"There have been no large events at the Bardarbunga volcano since yesterday (Sunday) and there is no sign of volcanic tremors," geophysicist at the Icelandic Met Office said.
The legal decision over how to handle the issue of around 45,000 African migrants who crossed into the country illegally, but claim refugee status, is somewhat up in the air.
Kara tells Post new border crossing with Jordan would boost tourism, trade, and allow for another 4000 Jordanian day workers
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
US Pentecostal delegation visit asylum-seekers as guests of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews
By JEREMY SHARON
The migrants had hoped for a victory on the momentum of 1,200 other migrants being released from migrant detention centers last week.
Representatives of hotels in the Dead Sea area arrive at the detention centers as the migrants are due to be released in order to recruit a few dozen of them for jobs.
Negev facility is set to release some 600 African migrants Tuesday, and a similar number are slated for discharge Wednesday.
Scope of restriction and punishment for violations remains unclear, says PIBA spokeswoman.
By BEN HARTMAN
The video on Shaked's Facebook page turned out to be footage of rioting in Turkey, not in Tel Aviv.
Court rules that the Knesset must come up with revisions to the bill within 6 months, and temporarily limits the length of detention at Holot to 12 months.
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Some 45,000 people from Africa claiming asylum and refugee status currently reside in Israel.
President Rivlin: "Protest is an essential tool for democracy, but violence is not the path nor the solution."
Ugandan FM says no such arrangement has been made unless it's being done illegally, according to local media.
Man, 33, is also charged with driving drunk, driving without a license and without legally-mandated insurance and other charges.
Justice Ministry responded to inquiries on the issue without naming the new countries, while also not denying they were Uganda, Rwanda.
Israel has reached agreements with two African countries willing to absorb migrants, which have also agreed not to deport them to their home countries.
Judge says state is not paying the migrants enough or making it possible for them to work in the area around the detention centers in the South.
Yesh Atid MK: Conditions worse than for terrorists with blood on their hands.
Court had told the state in September it must close the Holot open detention center within 90 days.
After High Court shot down previous versions of migrant detention policy, state shortens maximum holding time for migrants.
Almost always caused by tobacco smoking, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease kills 3,000 Israelis per year. Treatments can’t reverse the symptoms but can halt deterioration.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Professor Yossi Zeira is a member of the Committee to Fight Poverty.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Zahavi said that he can’t wait to rejoin his Israel teammates in training later this week.
By ALLON SINAI
The state this week gave in to pressure from an NGO to release migrants rather than try to fight a petition to the High Court of Justice.
Sun Kil Moon's first visit resulted in a song about Israel released last year and called “Baby In Death Can I Rest Next to Your Grave.”
By DAVID BRINN
Rachmaninov’s formidably challenging third piano concerto, was played by the consummate pianist Denis Matsuev.
By IRVING SPITZ
Elsewhere, Ironi Kiryat Shmona took sole possession of first place with its third consecutive win, beating Maccabi Petah Tikva 3-0.
Ben-Gurion Airport will begin infrared camera checks of fevered arrivals from African countries at risk of Ebola
Blue-and-white coach expects triumphant start to Israel’s Euro qualifying campaign next week in Cyprus.
Each holiday season the issue of food insecurity rises to the top of the public agenda as hundreds of thousands of households lack food for the holidays.
The High Court of Justice and the Knesset have been playing a dangerous game on the illegal migrants issue.
State given 90 days for it to close Holot "open" detention center.
Team overcomes resilient Ra’anana for second straight win ahead of trip to Beersheba.
High Court of Justice expected to rule on constitutionality of the state's reconfigured migrant policy by Monday.
Despite report, Interior Minister Gidon Sa’ar insists that Israel's is working in accordance with international law and policies “are bearing results.”
The Acre Festival of Alternative Israeli Theater abounds with plays, productions and a plethora of special performances.
New photograph archive: Roman Vishniac
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Israel's natural gas
New immigrants arrived in Israel
New festival: The accordion festivity
New performance: From a fly and a spider
Readers respond to the latest "Jerusalem Post Magazine" articles.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
According to an NGO, the migrants did not get asylum seeker status in the third country and made their way north to Libya to try to reach Europe, after which they ended up in the hands of ISIS.
The boat is believed to have capsized when migrants moved to one side of the vessel when a merchant ship approached.
President-elect vows reconciliation after Turkish win; supporters laud Turkey's economic transformation.
Hundreds of asylum-seekers were detained and sent to Saharonim prison after defying authorities' orders to return to Holot detention center.
UN representatives meet with African migrants camping out in protest of detention in Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
The protesters were stopped about 300 meters from the border - a closed military zone - by IDF soldiers.
Among objections to the Supreme Court, state argues against lower court decision that froze all summons for migrants who filed petitions.
Over 25 countries are represented at the gathering which was organized by the Government Press Office; Netanyahu, Peres to address confab.
Like their Israeli neighbors, few migrants seek bomb shelters during rocket attacks.
Until recently the major flow of migrants was from Africa into the EU, while this has now been joined by the tens of thousands fleeing the carnage and brutality of the conflicts in Syria and Iraq.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Dr. Sherman has reminded us that statements and predictions relevant then are as relevant now, and perhaps even more so in light of the conflagration that we are witnessing in all the Middle East.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Both the rule of law and democratic governance in Israel are being jeopardized by the very body purported to be its most committed guardian: the judiciary.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Every person has special strengths, specific desires, personal traits that are only his.
By SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
But the warning issued at the start of the conference echoes in its aftermath: the greatest threat of all is the one that no one is thinking about.
By BRIAN SCHRAUGER
Israel’s treatment of asylum seekers has become a downright desecration of the name of God.
By ELLIOT VAISRUB GLASSENBERG
Though we didn’t need Mayor Nir Barkat’s approval, still, a right-wing mayor who confirms our arguments shouldn’t be taken lightly.
By MEIR MARGALIT
To see the joy of these soldiers and that of their families made me realize the value of this unique project.
By RUTH CORMAN
There can be a serious debate about issues over which we disagree, even among ourselves.
To our Jewish brothers and sisters around the world – thank you for feeling our pain – for crying as we cry.
By ARI ABRAMOWITZ
A prescient interview 20 years ago with the late Prof. Mordechai Abir; ‘The trend nowadays is that the masses – especially those who suffer economic hardship – increasingly follow the fundamentalists.’
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
The real reason for what the world is calling a “cycle of violence” is the phony peace process that US Secretary of State John Kerry spent months trying to broker.
By RUTHIE BLUM
The problem with legislation in Israel is not lack of transparency, but rather lack of coherency.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Creation of a Palestinian state will ultimately take strong leadership. It will mean saying things that are right, even if they might not be popular.
By MICHAEL A. RATNEY
Battir is known in Arabic also as “Khirbet al-Yahud” (“the Ruin of the Jews”) and in Hebrew as Beitar (the site of Bar Kochba’s 135 CE revolt against Rome).
By SHIMON SAMUELS
Far from being a “relatively quiet posting,” Rev. Réamonn’s appointment is a significant one for the Church of Scotland.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
It only took the Taliban six months to move from the Bamiyan Buddhas to the World Trade Center. Al-Qaida is stronger now than ever before. And Iran is on the threshold of a nuclear arsenal.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Cantor was proud of his Jewish faith and was on track to be the first Jewish Speaker of the House in history.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
The police personnel involved should be charged with criminal negligence. In the general handling crime and many other situations, police should be taught the importance and responsibility that their job entails.
Maccabi is aiming to come back from a two-goal deficit for the first time in more than 20 years of European competition.
Glushko, ranked No. 99 in the world, lost to Polona Hercog (71), while Pe’er (116) lost to Heather Watson (57) in the qualifying rounds of the Cincinnati Open.
By ALLON SINAI,REUTERS
Seeding takes into account the performance of teams in European competitions during a three year period.
Everywhere you go men, women and children all wear a different variation of the famous Brazil jersey.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
In this week's Weekend Edition, JPost TV takes a journey to the Negev and visits Nitzana, where African refugee inmates from Holot are learning to be teachers within their community.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,LAUREN IZSO