06.27.2016 | 21 Sivan, 5776
'Those who think Israel-Turkey deal will have a significant impact on Hamas are mistaken'
Rivlin to Ban Ki-Moon: Help us bring Israelis in Hamas captivity home
African nations at UNHRC call on Israel to 'end the occupation' now
Arab assailants attack police, visitors for second day on Temple Mount
Six things that happened while Israel-Turkey were feuding
The Jerusalem Post's top 5 stories of June 27
Roman gate discovered in ancient city of Hippos may solve mystery of mask of Pan
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Israel, Turkey officially reconcile: Netanyahu says Gaza blockade to remain
Netanyahu to Kerry: Turkey deal to have 'immense' impact on Israeli economy
Israel should build inside settlement blocs, not beyond – Ross
‘Chariots of Fire’ conductor Harry Rabinowitz dies at 100
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s InterContinental David
Seeing Russia through new eyes
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
Cisco Executive Chairman signs R&D MOU with Israel
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
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
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
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
The United Kingdom’s strange defeat
The moral obligation to give charity
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
RIGHT FROM WRONG: How dare Europe applaud a blood-libeler?
Iraqi forces declare defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
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
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
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
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
SA organization pulls out of Hebrew U conference following BDS pressure
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
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 law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
Songwriter Naomi Shemer’s "Jerusalem of Gold" foretold Six Day War victory
IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
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
Learning to Conquer My Fears in a Sprinkler Park in Israel
The Israel guide to an EU Exit
The Donald and The Greatest
On The Fringes of Tolerance
For the past couple weeks Jewish communal organizations have been urging supporters to contact their MPs in an attempt to stave off a possible defeat.
By JERRY LEWIS
In three weeks’ time, the United Kingdom will hold the most extraordinary general election in the country’s long history.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Relationship with pro-Hamas chairman of London mosque comes to light at a time when Jeremy Corbyn's party is under the spotlight for anti-Semitism.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Advertisements on London's tube target security firm for close business ties to Israel as well as the BBC for "biased" reporting in favor of Jewish state.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
He visited two Jewish-run NGOs in Mumbai that provide help and assistance to poverty stricken communities.
By JEREMY SHARON
One of Jeremy Corbyn’s driving passions is ‘solidarity with Palestine;’ His election as Labor Party leader has left Britain’s pro-Israel Jews dismayed.
By ELLIOT JAGER
68% stated that they feel a “sense of despair” every time further settlement expansion is approved.
By JOSH DELL
Gerald Kaufman charges Jews with exerting undue influence over Conservative Party.
While both suspects admitted to having cached five pounds of explosives and three handguns in a storage unit, Botmeh and Alami denied that the material was meant to be used in Britain.
By GIDEON GOREN
The goal of the initiative is to mobilize the philanthropic community to increase the number of funders and grant dollars supporting a culture of acceptance within the Jewish community.
Ivan Lewis, minority party cabinet minister who is also a former chief executive of the Manchester Jewish Federation, urged his party not to vote for Jeremy Corbyn, the new would-be Labour head.
Jewish teachers, together with others, complained last week of the biased teaching materials to the Board of Deputies of British Jews, which in turn alerted the government.
Jewish leaders expressed concern at the practice of post-death organ removal since, according to Jewish law, it is "regarded as the desecration of a body.”
"It's really important for us not to judge this event with hindsight," president of Board of Deputies says.
Jonathan Arkush tells ‘Post’ that others can learn from British Jewry’s successful fight against BDS.
By STEVE LINDE
Faced with negative reaction, community leaders say they "had not taken into account the implications of such a policy.”
Galliano says the sessions have taught him about survival and spirituality.
Galloway's pledge comes amid election loss and claims that he illegally tweeted results of exit polls prior to polls closing.
A travel company told the rejected Jewish applicant that it was “still looking for people who were flexible enough to work on Saturdays.”
In a letter sent out to the community the rabbis claim that mothers driving children to school increases resentment in the community.
During his address to deputies, Jonathan Arkush said he would work for unification with what is now widely considered the senior body in Anglo Jewry.
While calling for more research into the levels of anti-Semitism, its causes and effects, respected demographers have made clear that the situation in the UK is not as bad as the reports suggest.
The police were eventually summoned to corral the masked hooligans, though no arrests were made.
A BBC spokesman said the profiles aimed to portray constituencies in a few sentences.
This marks the first time a candidate running for office has referenced the opposition leader's religion.
British fashion designer seeks to mend relations with Jewish community, to speak at Jewish learning program.
Lord Greville Janner, now 86, was accused of sexually abusing children from the 1960s to the 1980s.
The event, focusing on ‘International Law and the State of Israel,’ was scheduled to be held at Southampton University later this month.
During a recent debate on Hamas in Gaza in the British House of Commons, there were more pro-Israel MPs contributing than usual.
Moves against shechita are “gathering momentum,” Shechita UK warned the Jewish community.
Previously, to a Jewish audience in 2013, Farage made clear the party would not alter current animal slaughter laws which grant exemption to both Jews and Muslims.
Anti-Semitism impacts Jewish communal life, but for now Britain is not France.
By MARK GARDNER
CST report shows 397 cases of public verbal abuse of visibly Jewish people, 82 violent assaults, 1 case of "extreme violence."
Gilbert, the author of 80 books, wrote on the subjects of the Holocaust, World War I and World War II, and Jewish history.
“My policy is simple: zero-tolerance. No exceptions and no excuses," writes British Premier David Cameron.
Britain's top counter-terror police officer confirmed on Friday that they would increase their presence and patrols around synagogues and Jewish schools.
The temperature of debate has risen significantly in Jewish circles in recent months, and the future of European Jewry is being discussed in a way that was not the case before the summer.
By JONATHAN BOYD
Survey comes a week after 4 French Jews were killed in an attack on a kosher supermarket in Paris, which led to police stepping up security at synagogues, other Jewish venues across the UK.
"The Lancet has ostracized, and to a large extent, demonized Israel and the Israeli medical community.”
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
On eve of Hanukka, J.K. Rowling confirms Jewishness of wizard, in response to query as to whether there were Jews at Hogwarts.
Dave Whelan, owner of Wigan Athletic, said in an interview "I think Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else, I do not think that’s offensive at all.”
It is known that donations from the Jewish community worth hundreds of thousands of pounds a year have flowed regularly into Labor’s coffers.
All faith schools will be required teach students to be tolerant toward other religions and respect and understand lesbian, gay and transgender relationships.
In an article for Standpoint magazine, Lipman launched a strongly worded and typically humorous attack on the increasingly hapless Labor leader.
Jewish Actress Miriam Margolyes says that Israel's actions in Gaza have caused a "troubling backlash" for Jews in Britain, but shows no love for Hamas.
Mike Freer, who represents the largely Jewish-populated districts of Finchley and Golders Green, resigned as parliamentary private secretary.
Britain’s future Middle East policy hovers in the balance ahead of elections on May 7.
By NEVILLE TELLER
"Israel makes me smile, I can get used to the sunshine."
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
A Judaica needlepoint artist and retired early childhood educator, Stanger’s tale of the tree on Gezer Street relives her childhood and the people who influenced her.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
Lady J, a natural-born social worker, helped countless people with their problems.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
‘Refidim Junction,’ an operatic drama composed by Jerusalemite Margret Wolf, draws on the fraught correspondence between Prof. Alice Shalvi’s parents while waiting to get to England in the 1930s.
By BARRY DAVIS
After more than a decade of in-depth media involvement and telling Israel’s story on the international speaker’s circuit, Aryeh Green is stepping down.
More than 16 million votes have been tallied, guaranteeing victory for the "brexit" camp.
In an attempt to make educational books more friendly to practicing Jews and Muslims, Oxford University Press publishers are banning any mention of pigs, bacon, or sausage in their youth books.
In a clear message to Jewish voters, Cameron said Labor in general and Miliband in particular had shown “their true colors on Israel.”
"People who are self-radicalised on the Internet who then suddenly do appalling things, that is much more difficult to prevent," said Cameron
What Miliband will say to lobbyists will be listened to with great care, not least of by those whom he addressed not five months ago at the Labor Friends of Israel annual lunch.
Baroness Warsi: ‘Our moral compass is missing.’
Corbyn called for sanctions against Israel and described some of the Jewish state’s politicians as “criminals” who should be banned from Britain.
Netanyahu shoots back at Cameron over Jerusalem comments
By HERB KEINON,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The head of the British delegation says it was special for so many Jews to open the games in the Nazi-built stadium where Adolf Hitler made his speeches.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Arson is suspected as police continue to search for suspects in and around Jerusalem's French Hill neighborhood.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Father says daughter missed her outgoing flight after she got a ride to the airport with three Palestinian men and was taken for a long security check and detention in a holding area.
By BEN HARTMAN
The current exposure of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party is a throwback to the 1980s when I was actively involved in preventing the banning of university Jewish societies.
By BRYAN CHEYETTE
The moment we are in now is one of profound importance to Britain’s Jews.
By RICHARD BOLCHOVER
The lack of contact and false association is sending us down a worrying path in Britain. But it is undoubtedly one that affects our entire country, and not just its Jewish population.
By LAURA JANNER-KLAUSNER
Jews in the main remember the narrow nationalism and instability of the previous century – and the havoc it wreaked.
By COLIN SHINDLER
The Jerusalem Report invited six Jewish opinion shapers to put recent
manifestations of anti-Israelism into perspective
Israelis and Palestinians cannot unravel the diplomatic impasse on their own
By ALON LIEL
A take on the rise of Jeremy Corbyn offers an adulatory account that obfuscates many issues.
Gillian Braunold, 60 From London to Zichron Ya’akov , 2012.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Norman Feingold, 90 From Manchester to Netanya, 2008.
Inside the years of the British Mandate,and the Jewish organizations that embarked on a violent campaign to end British rule.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A profile of Josh Rurka, who made aliya as a child from England to Ra'anana in 1981.
The aliya story of Charles Green, who was the official investiture photographer of Queen Elizabeth II, and moved from London to Netanya in 2013.
News briefs from around Israel.
A round-up of news from around Jerusalem.
As a diplomat, Outgoing British Ambassador Matthew Gould remarked, he was not allowed to say anything controversial, but pointed out that one can’t talk about Israel without being controversial.
It is possible that Sadiq Khan has now embarked on a genuine journey of reconciliation with Israel. It is also possible that he is merely attempting to sanitize himself.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
I never cease to be impressed at the lengths Britain’s Jewish community goes to in building links into other communities.
By SIR ERIC PICKLES
A young man suggested that Israeli Border Police should not shoot to kill Palestinians in the act of committing stabbing attacks.
By RUTHIE BLUM
England in 1940 was in the grip of a great panic over the possibility of an invasion by Nazi Germany, whose troops were just across the English Channel, only 35 km. from Dover.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
It was gratifying to hear from others who share my astonishment of any talk of Israel being barred from discussion in Jewish societies on British campuses.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
It is nothing short of a British understatement to state that it is not easy in today’s climate of renewed terrorism to focus on human rights.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Only three Jewish commonwealths in three millennia, and we live embraced by one of them.
By MARK H. LEVIN
His rhetoric centers on opposing what he calls “austerity” and he is surfing a growing wave of radical energy and excitement.
By DAVID HIRSH
he problems with modern-day TV in England are not limited to news but also to programming
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Churchill was a complex human being.
By YOAV J. TENEMBAUM
A number of MPs in the Conservative Party, once Israel’s friends, are looking for any excuse to turn their backs on Israel because they are in thrall to “public opinion.”
By JEREMY BRIER