02.23.2017 | 27 Shevat, 5777
Pro-Palestinian protesters depict Netanyahu as Hitler in Sydney rally
Beit Hanina home demolished, displacing Arab family of seven
UN, EU demand Israel halt demolitions of illegal Palestinian homes
State rejects plan to seal Ofra homes
IDF intercepts unmanned Hamas drone flying into Israeli territory
Baring her soul
Erdan, under fire, defends his handling of Umm al-Hiran affair
Shouting match over kashrut dispute erupts in Knesset
Erdan: Apology needed if Beduin village incident found not terror attack
Netanyahu urges Australia to take more aggressive tone on Iran
Interview: Russia and Israel cooperation on counterterrorism
Invasion of the summer shows
Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, the ‘Godfather Of Fusion,’ dies at 73
Austrian Film Week returns to Israel
Beersheba up against the wall in Turkey
Yellow-and-blue eyes momentum-building opportunity at CSKA
While trade unexpected, Casspi to get much-needed opportunity with Pelicans
Yellow-and-blue brought back down to earth by Herzliya
‘Investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Start saving on multiple tracks
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
Helmsley Charitable Trust grants help Yad Sarah expand in periphery
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
American society headed toward a breaking point
February 23, 2017: Hailing Haley
Addressing the tobacco industry vector
Should prenuptial agreements be compulsory
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
Settler leader takes Anne Frank Center to task over antisemitism
DNC candidate Ellison slams 'smear' he is antisemitic
'Amazon should stop selling Holocaust denial books'
Pence visits vandalized Jewish cemetery
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
Yeshiva’s alumni, former staff urge grad. Kushner to help halt refugee ban
Trump says antisemitism is 'horrible' and has to stop
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
Grapevine: Celebrating women
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 24, 2017
This week in 60 seconds: Good missile defense gets better
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
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
This week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Rising nationalism vs globalization and how it affects the Jews
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Turning dancing into Mourning on Rosh Hodesh Adar
Bibi And The Iranian Bomb
Why Trump didn't get it so wrong about Swedenistan
Helene Le Gal condemns Settlements Bill, denouncing it as a unilateral decision made by Israel that serves as yet another roadblock to the two-state solution.
By BECKY BROTHMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Among those present at the demonstration were Israel's ambassador to France and the president of the French-Jewish umbrella organization CRIF.
By RINA BASSIST
Israel has consistently said that it opposes holding an international peace conference in Paris.
By ADAM RASGON,HERB KEINON
French president issues invitation to coincide with a Paris peace summit later in the month; Abbas reportedly accepts proposal.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Jerusalem made clear to French special envoy Pierre Vimont recently that it had no intention of attending the conference, saying that real progress will only come through direct negotiations.
By HERB KEINON
"This proposed law, if it were adopted, would once again jeopardize a two-state solution and would contribute in worsening tensions on the ground."
Israel has opposed the initiative, which it believes supports Palestinian attempts to use the international community to dictate the terms of a final peace deal.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
France has led an effort in recent months to outline international parameters for a two-state solution. Israel opposes the initiative as an imposition of terms.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The communique said the participants reaffirmed “their support for a just, lasting and comprehensive resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.” Not exactly revolutionary stuff.
Francis is expected to visit Auschwitz during his first visit to Poland.
A leading Jewish scholar was charged with inciting racial hatred for saying that antisemitism is "transmitted with mother's milk" in Arab families.
MP Meyer Habib blasts as unconstitutional, the far-right politician's proposal to ban dual-citizenship - including French-Israeli.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Le Pen is a leading contender in the upcoming French presidential contest, with a recent poll showing her advancing to the second round of balloting in May.
Currently, most pundits predict Hamon will not make it to the second presidential election campaign.
The documentary discusses the “knife intifada” and the explosive situation in Israel’s capital.
As minister of the interior, the community institutions worked hand in hand with Cazeneuve to reinforce the protection of synagogues, Jewish schools etc.
Francois Fillon is seen as having positive views for community.
French far-right leader sees US elections as victory against elite.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,REUTERS
Sitruk served as chief rabbi for over 20 years.
Tourists and locals tour the Jewish quarter of Le Marais in Paris, where they sample culinary delights and learn the history of Jews in France.
Following a vehicle with gas cylinders near a cathedral in Paris last week, a similar incident occurred near a synagogue in Marseilles.
President of French Jewry favors limiting "political-religious symbols", adding that radical and sectarian Islam seeks to destabilize the French republic.
Whereas 30 years ago the majority of French Jews enrolled their children in public schools, now only a third of them do so.
Grand Synagogue of Paris rabbi says mayors who adopted ban “understood this is not about women’s liberty to dress modestly, but a statement as to who will rule here tomorrow.”
By JTA,TAMARA ZIEVE
The victim was not seriously wounded and is currently in stable condition at a hospital.
Memories of time here during previous posting remain strong, says ambassador-designate Le Gal.
French and Israeli Jewish community leaders extend condolences to victims of deadly attack.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,RINA BASSIST
Sharansky calls for mass aliya from France.
Jewish Agency official Ben-Haim: Despite terrorism and anti-Semitism, most not ready for Israel yet.
By STEVE LINDE
Hélène Le Gal, récemment nommée à la tête de la chancellerie française, aborde son mandat avec envie et modestie
By NATHALIE BLAU
Radicalisation islamique : le nouveau combat de la France
By MICHELLE MAZEL
Quand les hommes politiques jouent avec le feu
L’ancien Grand Rabbin de France Joseph Haïm Sitruk, guide spirituel de la première communauté juive d’Europe pendant plus de 20 ans, nous a quittés
By RAV MORDEKHAI BENSOUSSAN
Il s’est employé à tisser des liens privilégiés avec la France, négociant l’achat d’armes ultramodernes, et recueillant son appui afin de développer le nucléaire israélien
By FELIX PEREZ
Burkini et rentrée des classes
Des programmes d’aide spécifique participent à l’intégration des immigrants originaires
de l’Hexagone qui rejoignent Tsahal ou les rangs du service national
"It is difficult to realize that this quiet place was the site of such barbaric acts."
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says attack thwarted after authorities arrested several men over the weekend.
The state of emergency that was declared by France in November after the Bataclan attacks remain in effect until today.
"I would not want to trivialize what happened to the Jews because it was so awful but there are parallels that can be drawn, the way that the French treat the refugees."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"In my burkirndl anyone can see where I come from," says German woman who designed the Islamic-styled variation of the traditional Bavarian dress.
A restaurant owner in Paris faces an investigation after refusing service to two Muslim women and claiming "All Muslims are terrorists."
Burkini ban bone of contention: "No woman should be humiliated because of her bathing suit.”
The controversy regarding the Islamic swimsuit has led to an increase in popularity in sun-beaten Australia.
France's highest administrative court will rule on the legality of the burkini bans in coming days.
Cannes Mayor David Lisnar claimed that burkinis were a "symbol of Islamic extremism" and are "not respectful of [the] good morals and secularism" of France.
Rivlin: This shows the true face of terrorism
By TAMARA ZIEVE,GREER FAY CASHMAN,REUTERS
Authorities have now detained seven people over the killings, claimed by Islamic State.
They had just finished having dinner with friends in Nice’s Old City as the fireworks were about to end.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Attack appears to be the work of a lone wolf or local cell, experts say; An EU-wide counter-terror organization is needed, though lone attackers are very difficult to stop.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"France is filled with sadness by this new tragedy," French President Francois Hollande said, noting several children were among the dead in what he said he had no doubt was an act of terrorism.
Local media reports at least 80 dead, 100 injured, and driver dead.
French anti-radicalization czar Muriel Domenach talks to the ‘Post’ about how to combat Islamism online and on the ground, and where France and Israel can cooperate.
By NOA AMOUYAL
‘Up for Love’ will let you down.
By HANNAH BROWN
Most olim from France and the former Soviet Union happy with their choice to move to Israel
"France is labeling Israeli products from Judea, Samaria, and the Golan. Israelis should think twice before buying French products," wrote the Kulanu deputy minister on Twitter.
The exercise, which was held at the Solenzara Air Base from October 31 to November 11, saw Israeli F-15s fly alongside French Rafale jets.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Cinematheques in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, Sderot, Herzliya, and Rosh Pina, as well as theaters in Savyon, Kiryat Tivon and Ashdod will present the festival.
The French film is a charming ‘Sense of Wonder’.
Shimon Peres died a month short of the 60th anniversary of the Sinai Campaign and one of his greatest achievements – the strategic alliance with France.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The dialogue sounds like real people talking, and the title of the film comes from an ironic crack by Georgio at the beginning of the relationship, that he is not just a jerk but the king of jerks.
France has ‘deep concern’ over demolition of structures it built.
There have been many European delegations that have visited the facility on matters of prisoners' rights, but this was the first time that an official had come to learn from its work methods.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
As France is faced with new terror threats, a top counter-terror expert and opposition MP from the country is lobbying for Israeli-style administrative detention.
France's move against burkinis follows a series of deadly attacks by Islamist militants that has put the nation on edge.
Security measures had been stepped up ahead of the Europa League soccer match between St. Etienne and Beitar Jerusalem in France on Thursday.
Security has been increased ahead of Thursday night's game between Beitar Jerusalem and St. Etienne; pro-Palestinian rally expected.
At cabinet meeting, PM says preliminary check found support from European countries, including France, to a number of organizations that incite against and call for boycott of Israel.
Manuel Valls made the statement in a letter penned to Shmuel Rabinovitch, the Rabbi of the Western Wall and the Holy Sites of Israel.
Netanyahu to olim: This journey is not just of personal importance, but of national importance.
French magazine report raises the possibility that Israel tampered with the secure phones belonging to Valls during a closed-door meeting with Netanyahu.
Kerry was "definitely not enthusiastic" about the June 3 Paris summit, he said and added that the American administration did not play a proactive role in the summit.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,GIL HOFFMAN,MAAYAN GROISMAN
Out-of-the-ordinary women come together to discuss social, family,
ethical and artistic issues – and create ‘a world in common.’
By BARRY DAVIS
"You can pass on my respects to the Grand Mufti, but I will not cover myself up," says French far-right presidential contender.
French FM calls on Moscow, Tehran to desist from prolonging the civil war in Syria.
The four-woman jihadi group's leading member was arrested last week in connection to an explosives-laden car found near another Paris landmark - the Notre Dame cathedral.
Police say that the French national yelled 'Allahu Akbar' when arrested following the deadly stabbing.
French police said at the time that the 36 year-old was robbed at gunpoint of some 9 million euros worth of jewelry by masked men who tied her up in her Paris apartment early on Oct. 3.
Centenarian sets new record covering 22.528 km (14.08 miles) in one hour on a track near Paris.
Saudi blue blood's temper becomes red-blooded in alleged abuse of Parisian artisan.
By MARTINA BIALEK
The Jewish community has maintained its long-term negative attitude toward the FN.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
The way to block the Nazis from rising on the Right is to correct both Merkel’s mistake and the larger mistake of the leaders of Europe since 1945.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Austria may have failed to elect as its president the neo-Nazi Norbert Hofer, but the threat from his Freedom Party is far from over.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
French authorities published the guidelines in the official government gazette, and they require that items state, “product originating in the Golan Heights (Israeli settlement)."
By MICHAEL FREUND
Before we point the finger at France, let’s take a step back and look at the bigger picture, and what the real cause may be.
By CASEY BABB
We may think that a war between Christians and Muslims has nothing to do with us, but as we all know, when there is trouble in the world, the Jews are held responsible.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
Until the French government breaks with the anti-Israel agenda initiated by the anti-American populist Charles de Gaulle, the people of France will remain plunged in darkness.
By DAN VITENBERG
What story might a futuristic novel published in 2057 tell?
By DANIEL PIPES