03.27.2017 | 29 Adar, 5777
Analysis: Syrian threats to attack Israel with Scud missiles are a bluff
Jerusalem mayor meets US peace envoy at White House after Mideast tour
Hamas closes Erez crossing between Gaza and Israel
Hundreds participate in symbolic funeral for senior Hamas militant
How FBI technology led to breakthrough in final weeks of JCC investigation
For first time, religious group campaigns for civil marriage in Israel
Bennett meets Trump envoy in Washington
Steinitz: Good thing $38b. defense package signed with Obama
Netanyahu's inner circle shrinks as top official leaves job
'No daylight' with Trump administration, Israeli ambassador Dermer says
Steps on the Silk Road
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Levy’s Israel humbled 4-1 in Spain qualifier
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
Free SMS program to help Arab men quit smoking begins
What was Israel's most popular Google search of the past year?
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Bats remember directions
On the tip of their tongue
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
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
Reality Check: Netanyahu’s election calculations
Why pride and courage are the keys to the Jewish people’s future
March 27, 2017: Broadcast woes
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Egypt's former leader Mubarak freed, six years after overthrow
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
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
Dallas JCC evacuated over threatening phone call after Israeli suspect arrested
Jewish Ugandans on MASA gather pieces of Israel to take back home
Israeli Veganism: Introducing the land of soy milk and date honey to the world
Texas Jewish groups take aim at bank's BDS activity
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
US House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills against boycotts of Israel
Bernie Sanders declares ‘victory’ in withdrawal of GOP health bill
Senate introduces new bill sanctioning Iran and testing its nuclear deal
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
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
Grapevine: Dershowitz makes a different case for Israel
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
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
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
'Volatile and dangerous’
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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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
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
Incident comes day after Israel's Arrow missile defense system intercepted Syrian SAMs.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
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.
By ADAM RASGON
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.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
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.
Shin Bet arrests 21-year-old from Rafah with knowledge of terrorist group's plans.
Man identified as A.S. convicted of "collaborating with the occupation."
Being attacked by Arab countries made them feel completely helpless, according to University of Haifa research.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Those employing Arabs, haredim, disabled or single parents eligible for financial assistance
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The demonstration, which attracted about 80 people, was held during Israel’s war last summer with Hamas in Gaza.
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.
Eyewitnesses say that the blast was caused when Palestinians moved the remnant of an IAF bomb left over from last summer's Operation Protective Edge.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Senior Hamas leader Zahar warns of renewed violence if blockade of Gaza not broken.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
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.
By GERSHON BASKIN
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