IDF's chief rabbi: Temple Mount is of no religious significance to Islam
Israel slams Ankara: This is no way for a NATO state to act
Israel accuses UN investigators of turning blind eye to terrorism
UNRWA declares state of emergency in Gaza after torrential rains
Shots fired from Gaza at IDF patrol, tanks return fire
Majority expected to support bill dispersing Knesset
A graveside battle over Ben Gurion’s legacy
With government's fate uncertain, Netanyahu seeks commitment from haredim for next coalition
Widow of slain rabbi blames internal haredi discord for Jerusalem synagogue terror attack
Slight reduction in HIV in Israel in 2013
*RX For Readers: Itchy-eyed in autumn*
Infant mortality rates higher in Arab population
Smartphones are keeping your children awake
Tech Talk: The best keyboard apps available for smartphones
Elbit Systems developing bus with supercapacitator fast-charging system
Zion Tech: Israeli start up Dogiz helps dogs and owners socialize
Zion Tech: Our Israeli start-up of the week aims to make air pollution visible
Grapevine: Remembering Rothschild
The Lion’s share
Get your gobble on: Thanksgiving in Tel Aviv
5th annual Hullegeb Festival celebrates Ethiopian culture
Pressure building at Mac TA after setback in Kiryat Shmona
CSKA crushes yellow-and-blue in Tel Aviv
Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll as unbeaten CSKA comes to town
Another back-breaking loss for Jerusalem
Birthright Israel cuts ties with New Israel Fund
South African Jewish leaders fete Abbas in Pretoria
Iranian Jews gather in Yazd for rituals
Orthodox leaders condemn US rabbi for anti-Arab rhetoric
US haredim seek to share kollels’ ‘burden’
Turkey establishing industrial zone in West Bank
Three Egyptian security forces killed in Sinai
Is the price of watermelons relevant to Iran’s nuclear crisis?
ISIS says its flag will wave over Jerusalem, even if the Jews don't like it
Iranian Police: 200,000 people in the country are alcoholics
Parting shot: How Iran doused the romance
Into the fray: The Arabs’ war against the Jews (cont.): Root causes & red herrings
There’s no need for a ‘Jewish state’ law
Column one: The storm over the teacup
My word: Keep your eyes on the road
Cinema of reconciliation
On the volcano’s edge
Knowledge, power and abuse
Arrivals: With a twinkle in her eye
Book Review: A gladiator in the study hall
Book Review: Disbelieving of his own survival
Hot off the Arab press
Grapevine: The history of Hansen Hospital
Less rioting, but more transportation delays
This week in Jerusalem
Wading Through Widowhood: A museum by moonlight
Grapevine: Tel Aviv baby boom
Obama: Helping terror go nuclear
On incitement, lots of talk but little action
To finally look behind the news
Recognizing Palestine – anomalies and ambiguities
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
An expanding city
Queen Esther's 'hijos'
Meet the ambassador: Flying high
YouTube recycling video goes viral in Israel
Tradition Today: The blessing of daughters
Parshat Vayetze: The power and pain of love
Like a breath of fresh air
Pourquoi une loi sur l’Etat-nation?
Pour ou contre des élections anticipées?
Une horreur injustifiable
Une brèche dans la démocratie
Une petite fille juive du nord de Londres
Rétrospective en noir et blanc pour la ville d’Or
L’unité : notre seule planche de salut
Daniel Oren, maestro d’Israël, d’Italie et d’ailleurs !
Arad n’a pas encore jeté l’éponge
Le pot de chocolat liégeois par qui le scandale arrive
Le dernier kibboutz
La course aux étoiles
De Maxime Hauchard à Abou Abdallah Al-Faransi, itinéraire d’un Français parti faire le Djihad
On n’invite pas un pyromane à éteindre un incendie
Tuer l’EI dans l’œuf
Le mont du Temple et la guerre sainte de l’islam
L’Occident et l’Iran jouent les prolongations
La liste des organisations terroristes qui dérange
Les « Israéliens » de Kampala
Les attentats du lundi 10 novembre vus par la presse française
Netanyahou s’adresse à la communauté francophone
Christian priest speaks out strongly in favor of Jewish state law
Hispanic Evangelicals among Israel's greatest supporters
Christians United for Israel Chairman John Hagee says Obama is anti-Semitic
Temple Mount: Common ground between Jews and Christians
Pope Francis condemns Palestinian violence
Exploring Our Heritage
Holocaust Survivors See the Negev with KKL-JNF
KKL Belgium Donates Portable Bomb Shelter to Kiryat Gat
KKL-JNF Awards 2014 Blumberg Prize
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
Mexican Politician and Business Leader Miguel Aleman Velasco Visits KKL-JNF in Jerusalem
International Conference in Sde Boker: Combating Desertification Together
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
Cleanup Day Activities in Central Israel
International Cleanup Day: Cleaning Together in Northern Israel
KKL-JNF's Eyes in the Forest - The Horshim Forest Green Patrol
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
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Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
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Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
11.28.2014 | 6 Kislev, 5775
The postponement is due in part to the intensive work by Israeli diplomats.
By HERB KEINON
Since the 28 EU member states would need to decide unanimously on recognizing Palestine as a state, Merkel's objection mounts to a veto on the subject.
Recognizing Palestinian state is not enough, says foreign policy chief Mogherini.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Federica Mogherini chairs first meeting of EU foreign ministers since taking place of Catherine Ashton; says ministers will focus on what can be done to relaunch peace process and EU’s role.
The vote initiative is being spearheaded by the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Two-day trip to Israel and Palestinian territories marks her first diplomatic foray as the EU's new foreign policy chief.
"Europe and France specifically refuse to recognize the reality and think that if they recognize a Palestinian state, the conflict will end. When will they wake up?" exclaims Meir Habib.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The Foreign Office has told Israeli and Palestinian leaders that they have to consider “bold moves” to secure a breakthrough.
By JERRY LEWIS
Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to "examine the situation in the region," with an emphasis on Gaza at end of November.
ICC Prosecutor writes in 'The Guardian' that "Palestine could join Rome Statute"; endorsement of possible Palestinian application does not mean for sure Israelis will be indicted.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary tells the newspaper the Irish Independent that Israeli authorities have delayed the launch of routes to Israel
By NIV ELIS
WJC President:"The world is silent and they are silent because there is no one beating the drums and yet they are talking about Gaza day in and day out."
By SAM SOKOL
Three leaders from Catholic, Greek Orthodox and Lutheran communities pen petition saying Palestinian statehood, definition of Israel's borders are paramount to peace.
There are allegations that Brussels police received information before the attack that might have allowed for Mehdi Nemmouche's arrest or prevented him from leaving the country.
By JOSEPH STRICH
“It is the government’s job to make sure its citizens can live in safety,” charges Jewish politician, adding that Jewish families shouldn't have to cover community's annual $1m. security costs.
Belgian Jewish leaders are currently looking at security precautions put in place following a shooting attack in Brussels’ Jewish museum in May which left four dead.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
MEP Afzal Khan, a Pakistan-born Muslim who represents northwest England in Brussels, said that Jews should not give up on Europe despite rises in anti-Semitism in recent years.
British Foreign Secretary spoke to a packed reception held by Conservative Friends of Israel during the ruling party’s annual conference in Birmingham.
Edelstein praised European leaders for speaking out against anti-Semitism in their countries.
European Jewish Association cites 80% intermarriage rate among continent's Jewish communities.
French actress published an open letter in several leading French newspapers calling for a ban on shechitah.
Yiannis Boutaris’s gesture made as protest of city councilors from neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party.
Israeli chief rabbis, ministers, MKs invited to attend ceremonial burial next month at site of Nazi death camp in Poland where some 250,000 Jews were murdered.
Recent reports that the member of ISIS responsible for beheading James Foley was a British citizen have sent shockwaves throughout Europe.
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
L’Occident est au pied du mur. Un rapport des Emirats épingle noir sur blanc ces associations qui prônent la terreur sous couvert de bienfaisance
By ZVI MAZEL
The symbolic motion, which echoes similar votes last month in Britain and Ireland, received the backing of all the political groups of the lower house.
By EITAN AROM
Data showed the lander had twice bounced back into space after touching down on Wednesday, but then come to rest at around 1730 GMT.
Various nations are reportedly contemplating move following Sweden if peace talks between Israel and Palestinians aren't relaunched.
The Federation of Jewish Communities in Spain wrote to the municipality, to the council member and to the party’s regional representatives “to ask that they issue a public apology."
Europe views Israel like a mother views an elder son, who should be a bit more responsible and better behaved. This was one of the insights of Malta’s FM.
Report comes following vote by British lawmakers in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state alongside Israel.
Baroness Warsi: ‘Our moral compass is missing.’
Geert Wilders will be questioned on suspicion of insulting a group of people on the basis of race and of inciting discrimination and hatred, prosecutors said in a statement.
An estimated 450 radical German Muslims have traveled in the direction of Syria and roughly 150 radical German Islamists have returned from Syria.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
France's five-million-strong Muslim population is the largest in Europe.
Kreshnik Berisha played football for the Jewish team Makkabi Frankfurt.
Increased commerce with the Islamic Republic, particularly from such strong supporters of Israel, sends a powerful message of “business as usual.”
This current NATO summit is the most consequential of its kind since member states gathered to respond to the attacks of September 11, 2001.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The same question has been facing all European countries since the economic crisis that erupted in 2008.
Like moving an object from one bullet to another, says mission manager; Suggested 25 years ago by TAU scientist, colleagues.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Dzeko’s absence will be a bitter blow to Bosnia’s hopes of getting its Group B campaign on track after taking only two points from the opening three games.
“This kind of deal, this linkage between their nuclear program and their participation in a coalition against ISIS, it is a vision that we are completely against,” Liberman said.
The former IDF intelligence officer created the "Olim L'Berlin" Facebook page to encourage Israelis to emigrate to Berlin to protest the high cost of living.
European Union links ties with Israel to two-state solution.
By HERB KEINON,MICHAEL WILNER
Lawmakers called for politicians to publicly reject neo-Nazism, for member states to focus on prevention through education.
European soccer's governing body says ban lifted as security situation in Israel has improved.
By ALLON SINAI
Knesset Speaker will continue from Czech Republic to Oslo for world convention of parliamentary speakers.
As Israel's leaders clucks loudly about anti-Semitism and lectures European nations about their moral obligations, Israel itself is doing little or nothing to prepare for influx of Jews from Europe.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Israel’s outgoing head of parliamentary network says left-wing critics of Jewish state are furtively trying to block ratification of Open Skies deal.
Widespread impatience and disaffection with Israel is moving from the people to
By LESLIE SUSSER
A Budapest monument erases the distinction between Holocaust murderers and their victims.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
The actual number of ISIS fighters is relatively small, but their achievements have been nothing short of spectacular.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
Mystery artifacts shed light on a little-known episode of the Holocaust.
By BERNARD DICHEK, SKOPJE, REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Lithuania is a land where nature comes to the forefront and time, occasionally, comes to a stop.
By JEFF BARAK
European media debate sanctions, settlements and fear of a new intifada.
By ANDREAS BERGGREN
Israeli historian tells "Post" that establishment of professional medical systems in ghettos is prime example against Nazi occupation.
By CAROLINE FRANK
US professor gets Jerusalem medal for Jewish historical research in Zamora.
By MARION FISCHEL
Talkitt allows individuals with speech impediments to communicate easily, and be understood for the first time.
By LAUREN SIRT
Lev Golinkin looks back on the anti-Semitism he experienced in Ukraine through boyish eyes.
By Miriam Kates Lock
Since 1984, when Germany’s foreign minister engaged Iran in ‘critical dialogue,’ the policy of ‘change through trade’ has informed Europe’s interactions with the Middle Eastern country.
Palestinian statehood and the ‘Milky protest’ topped European media on Israel last week.
Architect Orna Biran, together with Ofer Fogelman, revamp 25-year-old mini-penthouse in Azorei Chen.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Despite the personal tremors of life, the British oleh’s future looks bright.
The bedrooms all have oak parquet floors and the wood used in the master bedroom came from an old barn somewhere in Europe.
Geert Wilders founded his own political faction – Freedom Party (PVV). The party’s main platform is the struggle against the Islamization of Holland.
By ARYEH ELDAD
European media consider Israel-Hamas war ‘a stalemate.’
Jewish journalists ask whether the Diaspora should criticize Israel’s actions in the Gaza Strip.
A recent novel explores an age-old hatred.
By ATARA BECK
Op-eds and reports show overwhelming support for Palestinians in the Strip.
Naftali Oppenheim, an ethnographic photographer who documented life on Kibbutz Ein Gev and in the Jordan Valley, eschewed political, propagandistic, journalistic images, preferring ‘happy’ subjects.
By CARL HOFFMAN
"The US as well as the main European players are ready to make major concessions on enrichment, as well as allowing Tehran to cover up its illegal weapons development.”
According to the PLO, 138 countries recognize Palestine as a state, including Brazil, South Africa, Chile, Russia, the Holy See, Argentina, India and China among others.
The UN General Assembly approved the de facto recognition of the sovereign state of Palestine in 2012 but the European Union and most EU countries, have yet to give official recognition.
French anti-terror Judge David Benichou noted that radicalized citizens in Europe posed a unique risk.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Over 45 days, 270,000 individuals attended 270 events as part of the Salzburg Festival, held in Mozart’s hometown.
By IRVING SPITZ
Spain has never occupied Catalonia. You only need to stroll by any Catalonian city to judge by yourself the nonsense of that idea.
By FERNANDO CARDERERA
When the wall came down in 1989, a wave of post-unification eagerness swept through the city to erase all signs of the East German regime.
By WILLIAM COLLINS DONAHUE
Here in Brussels, we have really started to notice that the EU is ramping up its own rhetoric, resorting to sensationalist language and short-sighted, "huffy" policies in a bid to be noticed.
By ELINADAV HEYMANN
The rule of law is one of the greatest of Jewish gifts to the world.
By PAUL DIAMOND
The Iranian regime must experience ever-mounting pressure until it ceases its pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability.
By DAVID IBSEN
Sweden’s rash decision to identify with the Palestinians, takes this perversion of “buddying up to the bad guys” to an unprecedented level.
By STEWART WEISS
Sweden's new center-left government will recognize the state of Palestine, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said on October 3.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Already at an advanced age, Segre founded the Department of Mediterranean Studies at the University of Lugano, Switzerland, of which he became the first director.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
Detaching oneself from Israeli news does not necessarily mean that one’s frame of reference does not remain Israel.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
In the wake of the Scottish referendum vote, Scottish Jews breathe a sigh of relief.
By KENNETH COLLINS
Europe is a place that has always been adept at overstating its worth; it is a mere abutment of the Asian landmass, but granted itself the status of a continent.
By TZVI ZUCKER
Over the past decades, European countries have, almost indiscriminately, let in many millions of Muslims who come from nations where anti-Semitism is rife.
Ninety-nine years ago my father was wounded by shrapnel from an enemy shell.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
Bad News From the Netherlands, is just one example of a cheap, small, but effective tool in the fight against the unlimited demonization of Israel.
My uncle asked me if I had noticed anti-Jewish sentiments in Madrid; I’m aware that political correctness isn’t a priority in Spain..
By DANIEL CATALAN
The question remains how the European high representative for foreign affairs will lead EU policy decisions regarding the threat from Islamic extremists.
By JPost Editorial
The annals of the international crisis between Russia and the US will reserve a position of honor for Bill Browder, a former Putin ally who is now one of his bitterest enemies.
By HAIM ISSEROVITZ
By allowing Nazism to fester and grow, and by sitting on the sidelines as it consolidated its power and pushed beyond international borders, the Western world had made a nearly fatal mistake.
By MICHAEL FREUND
The decision to build or not to build in the West Bank should not be motivated by a desire for revenge.
Today, Jewish people in Europe are once more persecuted for their nationalistic sentiments and perceived as outsiders for their religious choices.
By IDA ERIKSSON
Israel’s strategy should be to re-frame the narrative of the Mid East conflict, delegitimize the delegitimizers, whether these be the media, the UN or Israel’s supposed allies abroad.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
From Holland to Netanya and back again.
By INGE BROUWER
Israel beats Montenegro on the road to improve to 3-1 in Group B and remain in first place.