03.23.2017 | 25 Adar, 5777
Terror victim’s parents witness sealing of killer’s east Jerusalem home
Obama's Israel envoy sees positive elements in Trump's peace efforts
Israeli policeman filmed attacking Arab truck driver spurs controversy
Arab League chief says Palestinians to present peace plan
Senior official denies US demanded construction freeze beyond security fence
Storm over MK's call to hinder IDF enlistment over mixed-gender service
WATCH: Hebrew 101, lessons for beginners...It may be confusing
Will the JCC fake bomb threat suspect be extradited?
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
'IDF unsure of extent of prostitution among its soldiers'
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Jerusalem blown out in Eurocup decider in Spain
Crowdfunding campaign launched for Beit Shemesh baseball complex
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Terrorism must not become ‘part and parcel’ of our daily life
Water, peace and security
Grumpy Old Man: Two tough days for journalism
A Dose of Nuance: Enemies come in many forms
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
Medieval Jewish cemetery uncovered in Rome
UK Jewish leader calls for solidarity with Muslims in fight against jihadism
Experts warn that Trump budget for foreign aid cripples antisemitism fight
No fanfare for Venezuelan arrivals in Israel
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
'Motorist in custody after making bomb threat outside White House'
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: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
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
Francis is expected to visit Auschwitz during his first visit to Poland.
Jewish community, political leaders mark five year since terrorist attack at Toulouse school.
Benoit Loueillet, an official in the far-right National Front party, was suspended after he was recorded saying that "there was no mass murder as has been said."
After posting a tweet with an image that depicted French politician Emmanuel Macron as a conniving, villainous Jew, the Republicans Party came under fire and was forced to apologize.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The revelations have stunned France as Meklat, a native son born to a Muslim family from Northern Africa, had been widely regarded as a progressive proponent of religious and ethnic coexistence.
The teen was charged with attempted murder in connection with a terrorist attack, with the aggravating factor of anti-semitism.
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
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
The ski resort later said no-one was killed in the avalanche.
"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.
"These demolition orders pose an imminent threat against an already vulnerable Palestinian community," the French Foreign Ministry said in reaction to Israel's plan to demolish the village.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ADAM RASGON
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.
Out-of-the-ordinary women come together to discuss social, family,
ethical and artistic issues – and create ‘a world in common.’
By BARRY DAVIS
The French National Front party leader is under investigation for posting three graphic images of Islamic State executions on Twitter in December 2015.
"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.
As Nice continues to reel from the consequences of the tragic terror attack it suffered last years, tourists slowly go back to flocking Cote D'Azur scenic capital.
By BEN G. FRANK
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