06.26.2016 | 20 Sivan, 5776
Missing IDF soldier's family: Netanyahu failing a test by signing deal with Turkey
Did Israel promise not to assassinate Hamas's leader as part of Turkey deal?
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called to poison Palestinian water
Reflections: My Gaza war
10 years after Second Lebanon War, for a bereaved mother the pain is only worse
Govt to approve package to improve economic ties with Africa
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s David Interncontinental
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Netanyahu praises British PM after resignation as ‘true friend of Israel’
Quartet report likely to recommend renewal of direct Israeli-Palestinian talks
Iftar fund-raiser in Abu Gosh helps sick Palestinians get help in Israeli hospitals
Negev needs additional hospital to cope with growth and aging of population
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Europe’s first Islamophobia summit highlights European-wide problem
Who will write France’s future?
June 26: Kids in hot cars
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Israeli NGO threatens to sue Boeing over deal with Iran
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Sharansky to French Jews mulling aliya: Do it!
Holocaust-themed play by Polish writer causes stir in Los Angeles
Ex-prostitute alleges Orthodox businessmen mistreated her on ‘mile high’ NYPD job
Seeing it as it really is
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
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
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
‘The Last Witnesses’
Home is where the hearth is
What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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!
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
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
YoungDiplomats.com : The New Generation of Israeli Diplomats
Former MK Said Nafa (Balad) on Monday exhausted his last chance to avoid his one year jail sentence when a three justice panel of the Supreme Court rejected his appeal.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
President says it is time to take very real measures to establish a new Arab city in Israel.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Court asks state not to use law dating from after War of Independence, but says it does not have the power to strike the law completely.
Police detain Isawiya man carrying knife near head of state’s official home.
Shin Bet, Border Police and Jerusalem officers seize suspects’ computers and mobile devices.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
“Police units quickly arrived at the scene and apprehended the two suspects while they were riding their bikes toward east Jerusalem.”
3 Palestinians from West Bank charged with conspiracy to commit murder for devising assassination plan as response to Gaza war.
UAL-Ta'al MK Gnaim tells 'Post' that aide made comments in jest.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Palestinian suspect in serious condition after being shot by undercover Border Police officers.
A first-time director dives headfirst into the controversial yet little known trade of sex surrogacy.
By SARAH GRUEN
Geo-cartagraphia poll also finds that 51% of respondents said businesses that refused to fire employees who speak against the IDF should be boycotted.
“We live next to the Start- Up Nation but are not part of it,” said Ala Sader, director of MasarUp.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
During anti-war demonstration in Haifa MK was apprehended by officers who did not recognize her.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Culture and Sport Minister Livnat retorts: Riots against Jews in Israel started long before establishment of the state.
Ediles, députés, journalistes ou simples citoyens. Que pensent les Arabes israéliens de la récente vague de violence ? Enquête au sein d’une société divisée
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
La municipalité de Jérusalem prend des mesures pour améliorer les services éducatifs
dans le secteur arabe et minimiser l’influence du Waqf dans les quartiers est de la capitale
By PEGGY CIDOR
The declaration by Netanyahu has already created a wave of speculation, concern and fear for the future among the some 100,000 Arabs living there.
The municipality is taking steps to improve educational services in the Arab sector, but the gaps are still wide, and in the meantime the vacuum is being filled by the Wakf.
Jewish and Arab teens spend a week in the US learning about music and each other.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
What motivates the violent right-wing reaction witnessed over the past 10 days in response to the discovery of the bodies of the Jewish teens?
By SAM SOKOL
Invoking racist stereotypes is just part and parcel of the political game, Maher argued.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Joint List spokesman compares ISIS to Zionism; Zionist Union candidate boycotts panel due to participation of Kahanist Knesset candidate Baruch Marzel.
By JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Bennett seemed unfazed by the walkout and responded by saying that running away was a typical leftist response.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Zoabi responds: "No one is doing me or any Arab MK a favor by us being in the Knesset; it is our right in our homeland.
Now that each party has guaranteed seats in the next Knesset, it can be expected that ideological and personal differences will break it apart.
The court's ruling did not permanently uphold the law, as it left the door open to a post-election challenge to the law if the dire impact predicted by those opposing the law transpired.
MK Haneen Zoabi to Post: “There is a real will to form a united Arab list” and this “is a historical achievement
Rivlin said that when he presented his partnership vision of a shared national identity last year, it caused a lot of controversy, and he was even accused of being a post-Zionist.
Injaz – Center for Professional Arab Local Governance – is helping 35 Arab municipalities out of a total of 75 so far, and the number is growing.
“This shows the great importance of a verdict carrying a clear message to employees who are discriminated against – that the doors of the labor courts are open to every one of them.”
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
One of Israel’s new foreign policy objectives is to improve its ties with African countries, Dore Gold tells 'Post.'
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Ministers, MKs and local authorities mark beginning of plan to strengthen Arab sector.
Bill seeks to “create social justice and fairness towards those who choose to serve.”
"The Court should be lauded for its decision that reflects the understanding of the magnitude of the threat that price tag attackers present to Israeli society," MK Shmuli says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Significance of Israeli minister’s visit to UAE debated.
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
Indictment, connected to incident in which she spoke out against Israeli Arab police, filed as part of plea deal in which the lawmaker had more serious incitement charge against her dropped.
Social equality minister says her five-year plan is based "on the theme of mobility and education."
Joint List MK to ‘Post’: Liberman does not miss a chance to incite against the Arab community and its leaders.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"Improvement of Hebrew among Arab students will result in their ability to more easily integrate into the Israeli workforce, and economy and society at large," he added.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Israel's Arab citizens face a variety of problems. Many have less access to good public transportation. Arab education lags behind, and language and cultural barriers pose an additional hurdle.
By NIV ELIS,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
According to Smotrich, Jews are the ones who are deprived, because “they don’t get free land in the Negev,” a reference to Beduin.
Demographic processes restructuring the shape of Israeli society, president says at Herzliya Conference.
"Knowing the language and being able to communicate with different people can increase our sense of security and serve as a bridge between people," Likud MK Hazan says.
Poll finds that a majority of Arabs are afraid to walk around in Jewish areas, and vice versa.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Liberman urges Zionist Union to support attempts in the Central Elections Committee to ban Israeli-Arab MK Haneen Zoabi (Balad) from the election.
Mayors of some 30 Arab towns voice grievances to President Rivlin at his official residence.
Seven youths from town of Fureidis, near Zichron Yaakov, arrested for allegedly intending to harm police officers for nationalistic reasons after police shooting of Arab man in North.
By BEN HARTMAN
The current chief of staff, Lt.- Gen. Benny Gantz, is due to step down in February.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
MK Alex Miller: ‘We have to stop being suckers and stop funding those who want to destroy us’
By NIV ELIS
After complaints from 2 taxi drivers, police find and arrest 4 Yitzhar residents in possession of tear gas.
Arab MKs present at the meeting spoke of a desire for greater police work in their communities to fight firearms and greater cooperation with community leaders.
A total of 54 rioters have been arrested in the clashes that have broken out in the North since the fatal shooting of Hir Hamdan by police.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
Debate on whether sign of Palestinian nationalism is permissible in plenum overshadows accusation that Aharonovich incited to violence against Arabs.
Netanya resident whose car was stoned and set fire to at entrance to Taibe says he might have died if an Arab man had not pulled him out of his car and rescued him.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
What should have been an innocuous ceremony ahead of Saturday’s match caused a big uproar after Bnei Sakhnin paid tribute to fugitive former Balad MK Azmi Bishara.
By ALLON SINAI
Rivlin: Our capital cannot be a city in which the building is done in secret, or whereby moving into apartments is done in the dead of night.
In aftermath of revelation that falling death of Nathaniel Roi Arami may have been a nationalistically-motivated murder, Feiglin accuses Public Security Minister Aharonovitch of cover-up.
UAL-Ta’al doesn’t want to close door on Balad, which has problematic relations with Hadash.
Only 2% of Israel's Arabs who study technology find jobs with Jewish employers, and many become teachers instead.
The human rights groups claimed that the law allows Yishuvim to discriminate against Arabs, homosexuals and the disabled.
Yisrael Beytenu MK Alex Miller's bill takes aim at "extremist factors cynically taking advantage of Israeli democracy and academia."
The trip comes a couple weeks after the murder of Yussuf Haj Yahya, a principal at the Amal high school, by masked gunman who shot him in front of a horrified group of teachers.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Protesters singled out the unidentified educator over the lack of services offered to students at the all-boys school
Principal of high school in Taibe was rushed to the hospital after masked gunman shot him and fled, the victim died of his wounds.
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East
By MEDIA LINE
Lawyers on behalf of Arab Bank argued that a US Supreme Court ruling later in 2013 meant the trial judge's ruling was based on precedent that was no longer "good law."
Former Pentagon official Harold Rhode says Arab Muslims often thrive when living in non-Muslim communities in the West, meaning the obstacle holding them back is not the people but the society.
Obama sought to Isolate Israel as lone voice against Iran deal, but Arabs quietly agree
“Stay with us...We want you here to live in order to build an open and strong society and not to die for a group that commits crimes.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Lebanese security forces and Hezbollah are bracing themselves for future suicide attacks by the Islamic State (IS), formerly named the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Following Khdeir’s murder in July by 3 Jewish nationalists, police were condemned for beating Tariq Abu Khdeir, a different American cousin.
The number of students failing to report for military service could be over 600, experts estimate.
By JEREMY SHARON
Nazareth man's pickup truck was nearly identical to the truck of person who two others were trying to kill by placing a car bomb.
Video of cousin of slain Palestinian being pummeled by arresting officers drew international condemnation.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
Arrests of Arab demonstrators continue; Negev District commander says police will not allow acts of violence.
For Valentine's Day, Central Zionist Archives releases images from nuptial ceremonies ranging back to the late 19th Century, Mandate era and the early years after Israel’s independence.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The strength of the naysayers in the Arab sector has always been their threat to ensure fire, hail and brimstone if the government actually enforced the law.
By ARI BRIGGS
It is really the government that should be developing tourism to Arab localities.
By RON GERLITZ
In the past week there were two news items which dealt with ministerial attempts to curtail the activities of two Arab theaters.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
International Holocaust Remembrance Day was commemorated this week.
By Mati WAGNER
Yes, we did deteriorate so much that our democracy is in danger. Israel is in danger.
By URI SAVIR
The curse "Go to Gaza" is an idiomatic phrase copied from Arabic and expresses the contempt with which their Arab brothers regard them.
By ODED RAVIVI
We cannot continue ignoring the fact that we live in the Middle East.
By YARIV LEVIN
Seeding takes into account the performance of teams in European competitions during a three year period.