04.24.2017 | 28 Nisan, 5777
Erdan appearance in Negev fuels Beduin calls for boycott
84 more Hamas men quit hunger strike – Prisons Service
Israeli defense minister: Zero tolerance for thugs who attack IDF soldiers
6 Israeli-Jews charged with nationalistic attacks, terror against Israeli-Arabs
Gett taxi drivers distribute candles for Holocaust Remembrance Day
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
World leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Tel Aviv’s French community turns out in force for presidential election
Gal-On hopes Trump can advance peace
Lapid hosts ambassadors for Holocaust event
German lawmaker cites 'grave differences' as top diplomat heads for Israel
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Israeli series ‘Your Honor’ wins top prize in French TV contest
Sounds like Turkish delight
Shatilov snags another bronze medal at Euros
Without top stars, Israelis fail to medal in Poland
Maccabi Tel Aviv brass still debating coaching direction
Anxiety over ISIS greater among Shoah survivors’ grandchildren, says BIU study
Without disinfectants or intensive use of energy
Doctors’ journey to the 21st century
Health Scan: How stress controls hemoglobin levels in blood
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Israeli start-up extracting water from air, around the world
The real danger: Holocaust distortion
‘Tikkun Olam’ – The Holocaust as a warning sign
April 24, 2017: Hunger strikers
UN elects Saudi Arabia to women’s rights commission
Lost evidence of Armenian Genocide discovered in Jerusalem archive
UN employee resigns amid allegations he was elected to Hamas leadership
Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani to run for second term as president
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
ISIS crimes scarred Iraqi history and landscape
Warsaw Ghetto heroine dies
Celebrating life in Krakow
Trump: In memory of those lost in the Holocaust, we must stamp out antisemitism
Past and future come alive in AJC’s new Warsaw office
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Israeli tech prevents ads from funding terror websites
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move
West Wing New Yorkers take on Bannon
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
Preserving the memory of the
Holocaust through education
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 23, 2017
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The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Approaching Holocaust Remembrance Day
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Watch: Christians celebrate Easter in the Holy Land
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
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
A “perfect storm” of events could make life in Gaza unsustainable.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
It’s a move that only further deepens the humanitarian crisis in Gaza.
The ministry closed Erez, the only pedestrian crossing between Israel and the Gaza Strip, on March 26.
By ADAM RASGON
Hamas has dealt harshly with those it accused of collaboration in the past, executing many of them.
While Hezbollah has similar rockets, this is the first time that Hamas has developed such a weapon, Army Radio reports.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Incident comes day after Israel's Arrow missile defense system intercepted Syrian SAMs.
Abera Mengistu's brother says the family will no longer remain silent.
By UDI SHAHAM
A projectile launched from the Gaza Strip on Monday morning landed in southern Israel; none hurt. The IDF has attacked Hamas targets in the Strip multiple times in retaliation for the aggression.
Defense minister tours border communities as bombshell report on 2014 Gaza war set to be released.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Shapira credits Bennett with raising the threat in cabinet.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
There are approximately 4000 fishermen in Gaza today, who rely on the fish they catch to make ends meet.
From the defense minister's seat on the fifteenth floor of the Kiriya Military Headquarters in Tel Aviv, Gaza looks different.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
The incident is the latest in a number of similar tunnel collapses this year.
"[Israel] has no intention of initiating any military maneuver. At the same time, we will not tolerate any fire, any provocation," said Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman.
Israel has decided to use every Gaza rocket launch as an opportunity to hit strategically important Hamas targets.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Shaul and Goldin were killed during the 2014 war between Israel and Hamas in Gaza.
Zohar Regev calls plan "non-violent, direct action" to convince Israel to lift blockade, "work out a solution."
While it is believed that Hamas continues to dig tunnels and prepare for the next round of fighting, its military wing has also worked diligently to thwart rocket fire into Israel.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
A Palestinian fishing ship entered waters deemed illegal by Israel, one man was taken after sustaining injuries.
Nada Kiswanson, a legal researcher at Palestinian rights group Al-Haq, says she's received death threats by e-mail, via family members and in the form of flower deliveries to her home.
The suspect was named as 38-year-old Wahid Abdullah Burash of Jabalia in Gaza, an employee of the United Nations Development Program.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,HERB KEINON,DANIELLE ZIRI
Transportation Minister Israel Katz outlines his port plan, and how close it is to being realized, in an exclusive interview with the ‘Post’.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Gaza border area residents fear for the next war with Hamas as they look back on two years since Protective Edge.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Israel back proposal to build port on an island; Palestinians more hesitant.
By BEN LYNFIELD/THE MEDIA LINE
Former National Security Advisor Amidror says deal has “huge potential” in terms of security gains for Israel, but that this is only in the long-term.
By BEN HARTMAN
Intercepted consignment consists of hundreds of pipes that can be used for producing mortars and dozens of electric motors that can be used for building terrorist infrastructure.
Efraim Halevy says at JPost Conference that "the leadership of Hamas knows they have no chance of destroying Israel."
Security experts sit down with the ‘Post’ to discuss the risks and merits.
Danny Yatom: Hamas dragged Israel into a conflict, and Israel failed to understand this
At least four ministers support the establishment of a well-inspected port for Gaza, but the prime minister and defense minister are ignoring their opinion.
Latest tunnel uncovered goes from southern Gaza into Israel; IDF does not know when it was dug; Senior source: This is a violation of sovereignty; Hamas fired on us as we approached tunnel.
There were no injuries among IDF soldiers in the attacks.
A military source said that the possibility was being checked that interior fire within Egypt may have set off the rocket alert siren.
The move came following a “security incident” that repeatedly occurred along the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel in the last few days, the sources said.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The group's military wing, Izzadin Kassam Brigades, released a televised statement through official Hamas media in Gaza.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Gaza Salafi official tells Aaron Klein Investigative Radio that ISIS in Sinai "will be the pioneers" in a future confrontation with Israel.
Although Israel fully evacuated Gaza more than ten years ago, important actors in the international community still perceive the Strip as a territory under Israel’s responsibility.
By GILEAD SHER,JONATHAN HEUBERGER
PM speaks at cabinet meeting after a violent weekend in which Hamas fired four rockets into southern Israel.
A close look at how ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda views the issue of war crimes in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict sheds light on how the court will proceed with claims against Israel.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Hamas official to 'Al-Hayat': "[It] seems that Israel is interested in decreasing the pressure on the Strip's residents and easing their path to rehabilitating Gaza from fear things will explode."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Commercial drones were found on an Israeli truck carrying a shipment of toys into Gaza.
The main issue for Israel’s decision makers is: what is the red line that, once crossed by Hamas, demands a proactive military operation against the tunnels?
By AMOS YADLIN
Analysis: Intelligence gathered by Navy off coast of Gaza helps IDF prepare counter-measure to Hamas's planned surprises.
Hamas’s biggest fear is that Turkey and Israel resume their security and military cooperation, which will result in restricting Hamas activities in Turkey.
IDF retaliation hits two Hamas targets - one in northern strip and second in center.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says Israel is getting better at stopping lone attackers.
40-year-old woman spied on Haifa installations, train station, and court on behalf of Gazan jihadist group, Shin Bet says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Suspect circumvented UN inspectors responsible for ensuring that such materials, provided by donor nations and other bodies, are used solely for rehabilitating civilian infrastructure, Shin Bet says.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
IDF units arrived on the scene rapidly and contained the rioters.
IDF units fire tear gas at Gazan rioters who crossed border fence.
"The status quo is not sustainable and downside risks of further conflict and social unrest are high," study finds.
By NIV ELIS
Israel does not want an escalation. Neither does Hamas. But each new rocket has the potential to send the situation spiraling out of control.
No concrete indications of a Gaza escalation, according to security assessments; Iron Dome deployed to Ashdod.
IDF Southern Command chief Maj.-Gen. Sami Turgerman: Hamas building up military capabilities, but plans to use them in terrorist ways; Hamas and Israel share some short-term interests.
The death of the commando came amid signs over the past year that Hamas is attempting to bolster its capability to attack Israel from the sea.
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development report charges that Operation Protective Edge and Israel's blockade of Gaza have debilitated Gaza's economy.
Hamas official denies reports that there was progress in talks with Israel to bring about a long-term truce between Hamas in Gaza and the Jewish State.
A year after Operation Protective Edge, four Gaza residents and three Israelis reveal some insights about daily life.
By JACKIE HOGI
Organizers said the demonstration will be the first in a series of protest moves that will focus on the humanitarian side of the story, with the goal of pressuring Hamas into releasing Mengistu.
Gaza terror group issues warning as condition of prisoner Muhammad Allan worsens.
PLO accuses the former British prime minister of playing a "suspicious" role.
Being attacked by Arab countries made them feel completely helpless, according to University of Haifa research.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Yahya Sinwar a été désigné comme leader du Hamas. Emprisonné par Israël pendant 22 ans, il a été libéré dans le cadre de l’accord Shalit
Tsahal met en place une nouvelle approche défensive le long de la frontière. Objectif : répondre rapidement à de futures attaques du Hamas
A recent warning that the "next war with Hamas will be its last" is a reflection of a deeper change in the military’s and government’s thinking.
The Shin Bet and IDF Military Intelligence did not have a clear division of labor in regard to Gaza intelligence gathering in the run up to Operation Protective Edge, Comptroller finds.
Some of Israel's wars that were found to have the most failures and flaws delivered the best long-term results.
The Eitan APC will come with an active protection system, and its high speed will enable rapid deployment of forces between North and South.
Abu Ranim is a resident of the unrecognized Beduin village Hashim-Zina in the Negev area.
The event comes after two additional Israeli citizens entered the Gaza Strip and have not been heard from since.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Avraham Mengistu in Gaza since September 2014; Bring back soldiers’ bodies, Shaul’s family says.
By BEN HARTMAN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
In the past five years, the number of working children between the ages of 10 and 17 has doubled to 9,700 in the territory, according to the Palestinian Bureau of Statistics.
Despite heeding the UN General Assembly’s vote upgrading Palestine's status within the UN, ICC Prosecutor says that the UNGA does not dictate to her, and is now out of the picture.
A government representative admits "the government decided to evacuate, but did not decide how to rehabilitate" and most of the planning was for the short term.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Movement for Quality Government in Israel receives AG's response on 2014 leak of classified data.
Shapira also addresses West Bank building, school safety, Jerusalem gov’t issues.
Smart fence will form a physical obstacle in case of an attempted infiltration, and will send a warning to a regional council control room and to the IDF, every time the fence detects contact.
As drug smuggling into the Gaza Strip reaches an unprecedented peak, Hamas officials are looking for new ways to intimidate smugglers.
“This ruling shows just how far apart the two major Palestinian parties are from reconciliation."
The small gas-rich Gulf state is a major backer of Hamas.
The baby girls share one heart and one body.
Along with the 16 other animals still residing at the Khan Younis Zoo, Laziz the tiger is set to leave his desolate home in the coming days.
By SHARON UDASIN
Hamas boycotted the last round of local elections in 2012.
In October 2014, donor countries have pledged $3.5 billion to help reconstruct Gaza, but according to a World Bank report prepared for the AHLC meeting, $1.48 billion of that sum had get to be paid.
The protesters called for Abbas’s resignation and chanted slogans denouncing his decision, which came in response to PFLP criticism of his policies.
Ahmed Yousef, who previously served as advisor to former Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, made his criticism in an article he published over the weekend.
A communiqué in the name of Jaish al-Islam circulating on social media claims the group is an integral part of Islamic State in the Sinai.
By DOV LIEBER
Muhammed Abu Asi, a vendor whose sea-side stand provides food and refreshment to Gaza's beach-goers, was rushed to ER after purposefully swallowing poison.
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
Let’s also begin talking about the freedom and liberation of those Israelis held against their will in Gaza.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Israel needs an intelligent policy on Gaza that takes into account the fact that the people of Gaza will always be our neighbors, they are not going into the sea and they are not going to disappear.
While Hamas prepares for its next aggression, the people of Gaza are running out of hope.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
As a dual citizen I take my democracy seriously. I’ve always voted.
By DANNY GOODMAN
Over the past months some of our politicians and military folk have been speaking about the need to confront the economic and environmental disaster facing nearly two million people in Gaza.
The fact is that what holds back Gaza’s economy is not lack of an artificial island, but Israel’s restrictions on goods traveling to Gaza, and Hamas control of the Strip.
By ILAN EVYATAR
The received wisdom about Gaza and Hamas is always a fascinating tour of illogic.
A coordinated effort must be made to include the PA and Hamas, as well as the Arab world and the international community in a comprehensive rehabilitation plan.
By YAIR HIRSCHFELD