01.22.2017 | 24 Tevet, 5777
Abbas meets King Abdullah to coordinate moves against possible US Embassy relocation
'Israel shouldn’t wait for Trump to set West Bank policy'
Questions intensify about police account of deaths in Umm al-Hiran
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Vote on Maale Adumim annexation likely to be postponed
Police chief touts evidence collected in Netanyahu probes
Jerusalem municipality approves 560 Israeli homes over Green Line
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
Defense minister: No possibility of bilateral agreement with Palestinians
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
The Women’s March on Washington: It doesn't end here
Let history watch us now
An Israeli-American celebrates the Trump inauguration
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Community mourns death of Jewish girl, 10, killed in Australia car attack
Trump inauguration rabbi attacked with antisemitic hate speech
Jewish celebrities take on Trump at post-inauguration rallies
Antisemitism in Germany doubled in last year, report finds
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
House Democrats and Republicans agree to strategize an end to the program, which is sustained indirectly with US foreign aid.
By MICHAEL WILNER,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The Palestinian Authority’s payment of stipends to the families of convicted terrorists should make the international community rethink its donation policies, according to Hotovely.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Livni accuses "the Bennetts" of being dangerous to Zionism for opposing two states.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Hamas has threatened to punish journalists who record Hamas firing rockets.
The plant’s closure had elicited election-time condemnations from politicians.
By NIV ELIS
Israel’s Athlone investments buys 75% stake in Mozambique-based telecom during foreign minister's Africa tour.
"For the government of Israel it was obviously a red line, but I hope it won’t impact the relationship between Ukrainian Jews and Israel."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The 20 Parliamentarians signed a foundation document reaffirming Israel as a Jewish state with Jerusalem as its capital.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Thomas Friedman, our sole journalist on the list, earned a front-row seat when he was the first to interview US President Barack Obama after the interim agreement with Iran was announced.
By LAURA KELLY
French FM to arrive Saturday night; Foreign Ministry considering whether to recall representatives in Turkey.
By HERB KEINON
Liberman in Nairobi suggests setting up joint framework, mechanisms to combat network of global jihadists; ‘Take destiny into your own hands.’
As the president said, US foreign policy – especially in the Middle East – must be governed not by how leaders wish to see the world, but by how the world actually operates.
By MICHAEL WILNER
FM shows off fusion of tough and personable traits; the result: a warm, cuddly bulldog.
Strike ends after a week and a half; deal signed with Histadrut Labor Federation based on four 'pillars.'
By HERB KEINON,NIV ELIS
Netanyahu is seeking more time to appoint a permanent replacement for position left empty by Lieberman in November.
Mediation between Foreign Ministry workers, Finance Ministry due to wrap up after strike called week and a half ago.
Workers deny Liberman's comments that as a result of the strike, Israelis who died abroad were unable to be flown back to Israel for burial.
Reports circulating that dispute in Israel Foreign Ministry causes Pope to cancel visit, rumors of British PM Cameron cancelling also spreading.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Two foreign ministers meet in Rome, Liberman mum following meeting on whether Ukraine escalation was discussed.
Foreign Minister says "Those who want to set conditions should look for other partners."
Joint initiative encourages increased Israeli-Arab involvement in policy making dialogue, which could influence regional elements.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Henri Etoundi Essomba, ambassador of Cameroon and dean of the Diplomatic Corps, says Israelis ‘absolutely continue to fascinate’ him as he marks his 17th anniversary in the country.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Au-delà des phrases chocs de la campagne électorale, la politique du futur président américain dans la région n’a pas l’air très cohérente
By CALEV BEN-DAVID
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
Pour enrayer l’avancée des radicaux, le ministre des Affaires étrangères préconise une coalition régionale de modérés
By AVIGDOR LIBERMAN
Après six ans au poste de porte-parole du ministère des Affaires étrangères, Yigal Palmor s’en va. « La surexposition aux médias », affirme-t-il, « n’est bonne pour personne »
Soumis à des conditions scandaleuses, le corps diplomatique est en grève. Au grand dam du Trésor qui n’a pas de mots assez durs pour condamner son action
By MICHELLE MAZEL
The long drawn mediation efforts carried out since the last labor dispute in June have gone precisely nowhere.
Bring opinion leaders here, provide data to friends abroad, and don’t put Foreign Ministry in charge.
By EVELYN GORDON
Each day that the labor dispute of Foreign Ministry employees continues, lessens the realization of the planned pilgrimage to the Holy Land by Pope Francis.
The week's roundup, including the new master chef, Israel Festival news, Hol Hamoed tours and a lecture by the AP bureau chief
A UN expert group said this week there were at least 25,000 foreigners from more than 100 countries fighting in various organizations tied to al-Qaida globally.
Approximately 100 Australians are estimated to be fighting in Iraq and Syria, backed by 150 Australia-based "facilitators."
"There are 3,000 Europeans in Iraq and Syria today. When you do a projection for the months to come, there could be 5,000 before summer and 10,000 before the end of the year."
The Islamic State has turned its eye to Central Asia, drawing more Uzbeks and Tajiks into its ranks.
After violent summer, the US expressed concern over security for Jewish population in France.
Three months before deadline for a political agreement, Iran may yet look to Cuba as a view into an alternative path.
Ukraine's foreign minister Pavlo Klimkin talks to the 'Post' about cooperation in the fields of medicine, military technology, high-tech and agriculture.
Israelis advised to stay away from protests, political events due to "sensitive and unpredictable" situation in popular vacation destination.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Ayash was on a tour organized by Desert Queen, which puts together tours aboard for women.
Following Guinea, ‘Post’ learns Chad next to renew ties with Jerusalem
By HERB KEINON,ADAM RASGON
Former top US mediator advises judging presidential candidates on how they see America’s position in the world.
The artifacts were originally found in east Jerusalem in 2012.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Top diplomat says that after France rejected Jewish connection to Temple Mount in UNESCO vote, Paris should not be surprised Israel rejects its diplomatic initiative.
One of Israel’s new foreign policy objectives is to improve its ties with African countries, Dore Gold tells 'Post.'
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Wallstrom called on Tuesday for an investigation to determine if Israel was guilty of extrajudicial killings of Palestinians during the recent wave of violence, local media reported.
Foreign Ministry announces intention to close five of its 106 missions abroad as a cost saving measure.
"It is important that ambassadors be able to deal with the challenge of the boycott of Israel and the delegitimization of our right to self-defense," says deputy FM.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
A mere 11% of Israelis are satisfied with the government’s performance in foreign relations, while 60% are not satisfied.
According to Chinese reports, the visiting Israeli medical clowns bring the "power of humor," which has been shown to boost endorphins and speed up patient's recovery.
Gold was once ambassador to the United Nations and currently the head of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
The Economy Ministry and population administration are not working together to ensure employment rights of foreign workers.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Report finds that 65 percent of diplomatic workers do not even have academic degrees.
During the 18-month program, each fellow will participate in individualized and cohort-based learning and create a plan to address a pressing challenge in his or her organization.
Under civil service regulations, civil servants are forbidden from publicly taking political positions.
Yesh Atid MK says more focus needs to be placed on foreign affairs.
FM still a much sought place to work: 8 cadets part of group of 28 that begins new course – 2,700 applied.
Yigal Palmor steps down after six years as Foreign Ministry spokesman. Media overexposure, he says, ‘is not good for anyone.’
With region in turmoil, the last thing Israel needs is a new election, foreign minister says; adds that Abbas has lost legitimacy since Palestinians have not held an election in over 9 years.
Has the Bank of Israel thrown in the towel in its war against the appreciation of the shekel?
By SHLOMO MAITAL
In honor of Tu Be’av, ‘Metro’ brings you tales of romance between new olim and native Israelis.
By SHULY WASSERSTROM
The Netanyahu government is diversifying its foreign ties and building new independent capabilities, but critics warn that giving up on the US could leave Israel seriously weakened.
By LESLIE SUSSER
Dore Gold expresses concerns over inspection of Iran's nuclear facilities under deal with world powers, but says silver lining to agreement is shared interests with Egypt, Saudis, Turkey.
Hoda Muthana made contact with militants through social media and had been distancing herself from other Muslims in Hoover for more a year before leaving.
Foreign policy could be an advantage for whichever Republican candidate goes on to face Hillary Clinton or another Democrat in the November 2016 election.
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop raised concerns about the ongoing violence in Iraq and Syria, Iranian asylum seekers seeking refuge in Australia.
President outlines "persistent" and "steady" foreign policy in State of the Union address.
Foreign minister estimated the cost of implementing such a plan at around NIS 7 billion per year.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Consular services, trips abroad by senior officials and visit to Israel by foreign dignitaries to be affected.
For anyone wondering what Israel is all about...
By MARTINA BIALEK
For most of the world, a nuclear Iran is a theoretical problem, but for Israel it is an existential problem.
Committee chairman Elkin: Confidential subcommittees are constantly updated.
If a new intimacy is reached in the alliance, both countries will be in a better position to take on the enormous regional challenges for the good of both states.
By ARTHUR KOLL
As firing continues across the international border between India and Pakistan, the former is surely looking toward Israel to deepen its intelligence nexus and information-sharing capabilities.
By ISHAAN SAXENA
Trump’s worldview: Working with Russia against China and radical Islam
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Faith-based diplomacy continues to prove itself the most effective tool in strengthening real relations and unbreakable support for the State of Israel in modern times.
By JORDANNA MCMILLAN
The social and political predicaments underpinning Europe’s Islamist challenge ominously resemble those that caused the decline of ancient Rome.
There are various strategies that could assist the struggle for a fair international coverage of events in Israel.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Since 9/11, US foreign policy in Yemen has focused exclusively on eradicating the threat of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.
By STEPHANIE BARIC
One of the main contentions of AshleyMadison.com founder Noel Biderman is that the sheer number of active Israeli members of his website is tantamount to a democratic vote by Israelis who desire his product.
By JUDY MONTAGU
The hostile West (and many Israelis) may write off Hotovely as just another religious zealot who wants to annex the West Bank.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Israel’s new government must take a firm stand in its relations with Sweden
following Sweden’s acknowledgment of Palestine – otherwise it risks losing Europe
By MARTIN BLECHER
South Africa has much to gain from cooperation with Israel.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
While the subcommittee sessions have traditionally been kept secret, the full committee meetings, while also behind closed doors, were usually followed by briefings to reporters.
By DAVID ZE’EV JABLINOWITZ
“Israel’s national security cannot rely solely on the defense establishment" former IDF Deputy Chief of Staff.
By PAUL HIRSCHSON
Trump victory likely to bring volatility on every front.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Republican frontrunner pledges an overhaul of Washington's Mideast policies; pledges to defeat radical Islam, makes no mention of Palestinian conflict