Lawmakers call for end to Books and Authors Law
Berko, Shalev chosen for committee to select next Attorney General
Economy Ministry to award scholarships to Beduin students
Victims of sexual assault to receive free legal aid to keep attackers away
Putter around with art in Bat Yam
Joining in the fun of the Irish
More than 200 French Jews arrive in Israel as new immigrants
Grapevine: Music to his ears
Kroyter jumps back into picture as high-flying Israeli phenom
Blue-and-white moves up gear in EuroBasket preparations
Plzen crushes Maccabi Tel Aviv’s hopes
French Jews travel to Berlin for momentous Maccabi Games
Pollard's lawyer hopes parole board will let him make aliyah
Seven Arabs arrested for attacking Jews on Jerusalem promenade
Sara Netanyahu: We invest in protecting our children, our enemies invest in terrorism
'Amnesty report is fundamentally flawed, shows its compulsive obsessiveness towards Israel'
Report: IAF strike in Syria targeted Hezbollah members and fighters under Lebanese terrorist Kuntar
Report: Israeli Air Force strikes target in Syria, killing at least 2 people
World Jewry remembers Samuel Pisar, ‘moral voice of a generation’
New York to investigate haredi schools for lack of secular studies
Israeli archaeologists find remnants of landmark synagogue destroyed by Nazis
Most Jewish students faced hostilities on North American campuses, study says
John Kerry: Pollard's release not related to Iran deal
Top US general distances himself from choice of Iran deal or war
Strategy emerges to reimpose US nuclear sanctions on Iran under a different name
France's Fabius visits Tehran, extends Paris invite to Rouhani
Can a video campaign sway US support for the Iran nuclear deal?
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
Report: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is now running from ISIS
With more than 250,000 dead in Syria, UN proposes working groups for peace
Second reported IAF strike: Damascus says Israel strikes pro-Syrian Palestinian militia
Knesset drops requirement for doctor’s authorization for adults who want to work out in gyms
Israeli researchers: Type II diabetics should never forgo breakfast
Illegal anabolic steroids smuggled in by fitness instructor seized
Israeli, US researchers develop PTSD treatment for soldiers using computer program
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Hydrocarbons found in second wells at Golan Heights oil project
Establish commission to examine water flow to Jordan, MK says
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Tech talk: Cybereason takes on Operation Kofer
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
Earth-like planet discovered beyond solar system
An Israeli accelerator grows in New York
Your investments: Newlyweds - Get on solid financial footing before buying an apartment
Vote ‘no’ on anti-Israel resolution: Send a message for peace education
Encountering peace: The disengagement – 10 years on: What we choose to forget
Media comment: The unethical media that disengaged itself
It’s not a done deal
Iran deal’s inspections aren’t kosher
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
Red, white and baseball
Spending seven surreal years with Etgar Keret
Ulpan in Danger
This week in Jerusalem
A New Home for special brides
Eyes on the prize
Reining in an out-of-control teen
Taking a silver jubilee bow
Tel Aviv Light Rail tows a hefty load
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: אֶל אַרְצִי
שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
The Pilots Who Helped Save Israel
This Week in Israeli History: Roi Klein, Sergeant’s Affair and the Founding of Rishon LeZion
New York, Nu York: It Began with a Mitzvah
Giving Iran the Bomb Is Insane
Superman Goes to Kenya
Israeli Church leaders blame anti-Christian attacks on government inaction
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
ISIS claims kidnapping of 3 African Christians in Libya
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
07.30.2015 | 14 Av, 5775
Yesh Atid MK Jelin takes issue with using the term "trickle" to describe rocket attacks; Joint List's Ghattas calls Gaza a giant prison, says boycott is justified.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Israel is willing to make concession providing that in the end there will be peace.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
William Schabas heads commission due to present inquiry findings to UN Human Rights Council in March.
By HERB KEINON
Adnan Abu Uda, the King's previous chief of office, says attack on synagogue was "natural reaction," and of no connection to Jordan.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Jordan recalled Walid Obeidat for consultations earlier this month to protest Israeli actions on the Temple Mount.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“Jewish life in Poland is thriving in a way that you won’t see anywhere else in Europe,” said Jonathan Ornstein, director of the Jewish Community Center in Krakow.
“Flying a flag here in Vilnius carries a special significance. This is a country which is a cornerstone in Jewish heritage, where some of the great Jewish thinkers came from”
Senior officials, including President Rivlin, former president Peres to address annual conference in Jerusalem, which will tackle political and security issues.
By DAVID BRINN
‘Now is a good time for Israeli companies to invest in the US. There are also investment opportunities in Israel, particularly in the technology and energy sectors.
By DANIEL SHAPIRO
Israeli Jewish Congress president Vladimir Sloutsker, an outspoken Zionist, is unafraid to speak his mind.
By SAM SOKOL
Wives of Australian, UK and Chilean envoys discuss life in Israel.
Ahead of The Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference, the Post's Greer Fay Cashman is meeting some of the leading foreign ambassadors currently serving in Israel.
A peine formé, le nouveau gouvernement israélien est confronté à des défis de taille, tant sur le plan diplomatique que sécuritaire
By LESLIE SUSSER
A 93 ans, la lauréate du Prix d’Israël 2015 a conservé un esprit grinçant. L’ancienne diplomate a une dent contre les hommes politiques d’aujourd’hui. Entretien avec une dame de caractère
By YAAKOV BAR-ON
Israël n’a pas encore totalement gagné la bataille pour sa reconnaissance. Pourtant, sur la scène internationale, il a remporté plus de succès que ses premiers diplomates ne l’auraient jamais rêvé
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Mardi 30 décembre, l’Autorité palestinienne n’est pas parvenue à faire passer sa résolution. Pourquoi la France a-t-elle soutenu le texte ? Qui sont aujourd’hui les alliés d’Israël ?
Washington et Ramallah ne cessent de répéter qu’elles ne souhaitent pas interférer dans les élections israéliennes, et pourtant, sur le terrain, chacun a déjà choisi son camp
Quatre décisions anti-israéliennes en une journée au sein de l’Union européenne
By SYLVIE BERGER
300 ambassadeurs, 100 médias locaux et internationaux et les principaux leaders de la scène israélienne se sont réunis le 11 décembre pour la conférence annuelle du Jerusalem Post
Le Jerusalem Post révèle les coulisses du refus d’une mise en liberté conditionnelle que l’agent israélien Jonathan Pollard attend depuis si longtemps…
By GIL HOFFMAN
Le dernier round de négociations représentait la meilleure chance qu’avait l’Occident de parvenir à un accord. La prolongation des discussions en revanche pourrait ne mener à rien…
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
La date butoir est arrivée. Mais les puissances occidentales et l’Iran ne sont pas parvenus à un accord sur le nucléaire iranien. Rendez-vous dans six mois, même heure, même endroit
When relations were formally established in 1965, just 20 years after the Holocaust, the wounds were still open and bleeding.
Despite reports of tension with Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s office, Baird paid warm tribute to the premiere.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
With the election campaign now officially under way, the state of US-Israel relations
will be a major issue.
Mogherini reminds PM that EU “staunchly supports a peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict."
Soro said that he and his delegation were in Israel to strengthen bi-lateral relations and cooperation
Capital Hill insiders say their is not enough support amongst congressional lawmakers in either the House or the Senate that could effectively kill the agreement in Congress or override Obama's veto.
UK's new ambassador to Israel announces impending visit by Boris Johnson.
By NIV ELIS
British Foreign Secretary Hammond to arrive Thursday
The quest began at the end of the Iran-Iraq War in 1988 when the Islamic Republic’s founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, famously “drank from the poisoned chalice.”
Steinitz, Shalom express support for gas pipeline from Israel to Greece
By HERB KEINON,SHARON UDASIN
Millions of Americans readied on Saturday for Independence Day parades and firework shows
Alleged secret meeting comes just weeks after Turkish President Erdogan's AKP Party failed to win a majority in Turkish parliamentary elections.
Only way to resolve Palestinian conflict is through direct negotiations, foreign minister says.
Jacek Chodorowicz, ambassador of Poland, joins in organizing 25th anniversary celebration of renewal of Polish-Israeli diplomatic relations.
Following reports of calls by international figures to boycott Israel, the poll asked respondents to define the Jewish State's relations with the countries of the world in general.
President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday accepted the credentials of five ambassadors to Israel.
By JEREMY SHARON
Israel and Saudi Arabia have a common interest in seeing Iranian influence thwarted in the Middle East.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Netanyahu tells new Zealand FM that peace not attained by 'fiat.'
No date for visit has been set, though some have speculated that it could be in November.
Vatican recognition of Palestine builds on years of sympathy for the Palestinian cause.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization often comes under heavy criticism from Israel for its stance with regard to the Palestinian unilateral drive for statehood.
El Salvador’s Ambassador Suzana Gun de Hasenson looks back on her close-to-40 years as a diplomat in the Jewish state.
Dorin Cioba will visit the local Gypsy community in Jerusalem, as well as Yad Vashem.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"The support and the alliance with the United States is a foundation of our national security,” Netanyahu said at the start of the meeting with the delegation .
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,HERB KEINON
Report finds that 65 percent of diplomatic workers do not even have academic degrees.
While the speech in Congress did come up during the meeting, the main focus was on the Iranian nuclear negotiations. Netanyahu is continuing to be outspoken in his opposition to the Iran deal.
According to poll, 67% of American public feel the US president should be strongly supportive of Israel, while 20% said he should not be.
Ambassadors Zhan Yangxin, of China, Jonathan Andrew Carr of New Zealand and Gnama Henri Bacye of Burkina Faso present to President.
Last week Israel denied South African Minister for Higher Education and Training Blade Nzimande entry to the country.
By MATI WAGNER,SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Israeli envoy to the United States makes remarks at Israel Bonds event in Chicago.
Initiative marks advancement of Israel-China trade relations.
By SHARON UDASIN
Rivlin's visit to the Southeast Asian state is the first by an Israeli president since that of Chaim Herzog in 1987.
Aristotle Tziampiris says while ‘atmospherics’ may not be as good, Greece’s new prime minister is pragmatic.
Despite Kosovo’s open admiration for Israel, Palestinian unilateralism and ties with Russia and Serbia make recognition of the Balkan state difficult for Jerusalem.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ILAN EVYATAR
Visit to be first by a Japanese prime minister since Junichiro Koizumi visited in the summer of 2006, just prior to the Second Lebanon War.
At awards ceremony, president says that while competing on global markets, Israel’s companies have to answer for its policies.
Netanyahu proposes 0 VAT for food staples, despite rejecting the policy in the past.
Former Communications Minister Moshe Kahlon refrained from officially announcing his candidacy for expected elections, but made clear signals he would.
Yesh Atid MK says more focus needs to be placed on foreign affairs.
Disagreements between the leaders of Israel, US do not translate into an actual crisis in relations between the two states.
Massachusetts senator has been mentioned as a possible challenger to Hillary Clinton for the democratic nomination.
Ahead of the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference, the Post's Greer Fay Cashman is meeting some of the leading foreign ambassadors currently serving in Israel.
Esther Herlitz, groundbreaking diplomat and Knesset Member, paved the way for women coming after her.
By PATRICIA GOLAN
During her time as ambassador, Tova Herzl had to face lingering anti- Semitism in Latvia and anti-Israel feelings in South Africa.
By DANIELLE MAX
The Young Ambassadors program recruits high-school students to teach them communication skills and spread around a little good PR.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Diplocoffee, a multicultural, international meeting of diplomats from coffee-producing countries and local businesspeople, is Israel’s latest gastrodiplomacy enterprise.
Under an agreement struck on Tuesday, sanctions imposed by the United States, European Union and United Nations will be lifted in exchange for Iran agreeing long-term curbs on its nuclear program.
Notable signatories of the document include former under secretary of state Nicholas Burns and Daniel Kurtzer, the former envoy to Israel and Egypt.
Advanced planning is under way for a major announcement by world powers and Iran detailing the outcome of their nuclear talks, after an 18-day marathon effort.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Move comes at a time of strong security cooperation between Israel and Egypt under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
Officials in Washington confirm mission will close due to unpredictable security situation in country where rebel group has seized control of the capital.
United Hatzalah president plays dress up in the Arab Emirates in exchange for two new motor ambulances for the emergency services organization.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Dutch diplomat Arjen Kool was sole international participant in the Israeli cycling championships time-trial.
The Indian embassy is sponsoring a day of yoga on June 21 on the first International Yoga Day, a day Modi pushed for when he delivered his maiden speech to the UN last September.
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.
This week's events.
For a change, Shimon Peres, Israel’s elder statesman and its ninth president, was not the oldest person in the room.
It is not going to be easy to fill the boots of two people – Prosor and Taub – who possess all the key elements necessary for such critical diplomatic posts.
By DAVID NEWMAN
I was disappointed with Michael Oren and the controversy his new book created – until I bothered reading it.
By GIL TROY
It is customary for heads of foreign missions that are hosting national day receptions to invite former Israeli ambassadors to their countries.
It is evident that Israel has greater priority over other West Asian states in India’s policy agenda.
By KANCHI GUPTA
‘I’m perplexed,” the American secretary of state told Israel’s foreign minister.
By CAMERON BROWN
The fundamental problem is that the government has fractured official public diplomacy efforts among numerous state agencies and actors.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
My goal is to make us, Israelis and Italians, aware of the potential of our partnership.
By FRANCESCO MARIA TALÒ
Belgian Ambassador John Cornet d’Elzius speaks of his diplomatic career from crown prince consultant to Belgium’s envoy to Israel and his great love for so small a country.
These days, much is being written about Israel’s relations with European countries.
By CASPAR VELDKAMP
There were so many different national flags at the edge of the playing field that a stranger might have thought the UN had moved from New York to Herzliya.
A presidential duty to defend and even reconcile Islam.
By DAVID PARSONS
The president should not muse in public, only in private, as otherwise musing is transformed into policy.
By YOAV J. TENEMBAUM
Sadly, Kuwait is just one example of how Washington’s narrow economic interests seem to shunt aside basic issues such as freedom, decency and human dignity.
By MICHAEL FREUND
Israelis want Netanyahu and Ya’alon’s vigilance, not the unpredictability of Herzog and Livni.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
In recent years the debate over Israel’s efforts in public diplomacy, or hasbara, has been a recurring topic on the agenda of the Jewish state and its supporters around the globe.
By DAVID BRAHA
Friends and foes alike will be watching to see how Netanyahu responds to the outcome of this week’s US elections and what lessons both he and Obama learn from “chickenshit-gate.”
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD