Beitar Illit man gets 3 years in jail for arson of Hebrew-Arabic school in Jerusalem
Palestinian woman subdued after attempting to stab IDF soldier in West Bank
Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Palestinian teen shot dead by police during east Jerusalem riot
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
Jewish porn star James Deen accused of raping ex-girlfriend, sexually assaulting 2 others
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
In unexpected twist, Assad ally may be Lebanon's next president
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
How long can Russia maintain its sanctions against Turkey?
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Dialogue of peace alone won’t do !
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
Erdogan ramps up his campaign for Turkish votes in Germany ahead of a tough electoral contest.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The advertisement for the protest shows a Palestinian keffiyeh covering the entire State of Israel on a map.
Reem Sahwil made headlines earlier this month when German chancellor told her she couldn't remain a refugee in Germany during television appearance.
Israeli and German cities sign startup exchange deal to encourage collaboration between tech hubs.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The greatest corporate crime is not to lie, cheat, distort or even cause injury and death to your customers. It is to be discovered and thereby cause financial loss to your shareholders.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Germany’s Franz Bairlein: There’s been a dramatic decrease in fowl heading to the trans-Saharan region.
By SHARON UDASIN
A variety of Israeli, German and Jordanian ornithology and climate experts will meet for the 2nd German-Israeli Climate Talks
The funding will also go toward creating a Bauhaus Center in the city’s Max-Liebling House.
Man escorted out of water park for the public display of his offensive tattoo.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Merkel faced pressure from her own conservatives on Monday to change course on her open-door refugee policy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
In a song released after the 2008 financial crisis, Naidoo referred to the German-Jewish Rothschild banking family as "Baron Deadschild."
Dr. Alexander Brenner, 90, a tireless defender of the State of Israel and one of the most remarkable Jews in post-Holocaust Germany, served as a diplomat in Germany’s embassy in Tel Aviv.
German Jewish leaders call for increased inter-religious dialogue; express concern over “widespread anti-Semitism among Muslim youth” who have made their way to Germany.
By SAM SOKOL
"How can it be that so many people react positively to Hitler, accept him?"
German mayor is "not a clear anti-Semite but a confused anti-Semite," says international relations director for the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
The speaker, Lillian Rosengarten, who is a member of the International Anti-Zionist network, accused Israel on the museum’s website of “ethnic cleansing,” “racism” and “apartheid.”
A visit to picturesque Wannsee, on the outskirts of Berlin, reveals a magnificent villa, where a fateful meeting of high-level Nazi officials occurred.
By LAURA KELLY
The dispute ended in a tussle involving more than 20 people, forcing the referee to cancel the match.
Gideon Greif: Germans were not only the biggest murderers, but the biggest thieves.
Facebook will have to abide by German laws banning racist sentiment even if it might be allowed in the United States under freedom of speech, Berlin's justice minister told Reuters.
There is an ongoing debate in Munich over whether the Bavarian capital should allow “Stolpersteine” (brass plaques which name the Holocaust victims) to be embedded into sidewalks and streets.
Hospital spokesman says “we respect the religious grounds of families asking for circumcision, and we don’t actively want to convince them to desist.”
The New York-based organization is the primary Jewish communal interlocutor with Germany for Holocaust reparation issues, with an annual budget in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
Some 700 people attended the al-Quds march in the German capital.
For over a decade, a criminal ring within the organization embezzled tens of millions of dollars through false restitution claims.
Centenarian saved hundreds of mostly Jewish Czech children from Nazi persecution in the run-up to WWII.
According to the European Jewish Association, just one in four Germans say that more needs to be done to eradicate anti-Semitism.
“Pupils connect Israel with a warmongering society,” says expert.
Germany’s Josef Schuster urged Protestants to confront and condemn anti-Jewish teachings of Martin Luther, who began the Protestant Reformation.
German Green Party MP calls for urgent action in light of "frightening explosion" of incidents.
German activists wore signs on their backs which read: "Inspection: Label obligation for products from the illegal Israeli settlements.
"I make the urgent plea, as interior minister and as a responsible politician of this country, that there shouldn't be any hasty links made to the refugee debate," said German interior minister.
In recent days calls, have grown among conservative politicians to limit the flow of migrants.
President of Jewish community calls for cancellation of Israeli boycott program.
“Many Syrians and Arab migrants grow up in an environment in which hostility to Jews and Israel is common practice,” Josef Schuster told Hesse radio on Wednesday.
Remarks come just hours after police raided 8 properties in Berlin that they suspect were being used by Islamists supporting fighting in Syria.
Critics charge Jena Mayor Albrecht Schröter with making "anti-Semitism respectable."
Commerzbank tells 'Post' it closed account belonging to al-Quds day demonstration due to "business conditions.”
Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein Calls for end to detention, "ill-treatment" of migrants.
Germany has been heavily criticized by other European governments for its willingness to absorb hundreds of thousands of migrants.
Bavaria under strain as thousands of refugees flow in.
"We're happy. We'll go to Germany," said a Syrian man who gave his name as Mohammed. Another, who declined to be named, said: "Hungary should be fired from the European Union. Such bad treatment."
Reem, who is from Lebanon, has lived in Germany for four years and had told Merkel in fluent German that she wanted to study there, but that it was uncertain whether she would be allowed to stay.
Germany, which has relatively liberal asylum laws, expects the number of refugees to quadruple this year to 800,000, almost 1 percent of the population.
Calls on Greens to ensure that Iran not deny Israel’s existence.
The head of the Berlin youth organization for the Social Democrats, Juso, questioned Gabriel’s visit to conclude business deals with Iran.
“I have goals like anyone else," Reem, the young girl, told Merkel.
Public opinion in Germany is fast turning against any further aid to Greece.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's deputy said Athens had wrecked any hope of compromise with its euro zone partners by overwhelmingly rejecting further austerity.
Bidders included private investors from Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, France and Germany.
In the deciding vote over who would host the FIFA World Cup in 2006, Germany narrowly beat out much-favored South Africa.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The Knessest speaker, who is the son of Holocaust survivors, avoided going to Germany for many years but will now take part in the trip to celebrate diplomatic ties.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Israel provided the crucial information that lead German authorities to cancel a scheduled friendly soccer match between Germany and the Netherlands at Hanover Stadium, German magazine reports.
KaDeWe: Shop ‘acted too fast and without sensitivity’
By HERB KEINON
KaDeWe opened in 1907 and was initially owned by by Adolf Jandorf, a Jewish real estate businessman.
"We are in touch with the municipality of Munich in order to prevent this event from happening," the head of Israel's consulate, Dan Shaham, wrote to 'The Jerusalem Post' on Friday.
A roundup of news briefs from around the country.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Yad Vashem’s chief historian responds harshly to the speech, telling the "Post" Netanyahu should backtrack on his remarks.
The Dusseldorf Ballet dances to Brahms's composition
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Move comes amid continued violence on Wednesday, including stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City and another in the southern city of Kiryat Gat.
The prime minister came under criticism last week when he did not fly home from the US following the murder of Eitam and Naama Henkin.
Mayor of Jena who supports a boycott of Israeli products, was in Ramallah on Friday meeting with Palestinians.
Former FM and Justice Minister is in Berlin where she will participate in a G7 conference on women’s political participation.
Lilian Rosengarten who is a member of the International Anti-Zionist network and accused Israel of “ethnic cleansing,” “racism” and “apartheid,” spoke in a Sparkasse bank office on Sunday.
European news outlets are reporting that the Berlin Philharmonic and the Iranian government are in talks about a possible concert which would take place in Tehran.
“Music is a language that everyone understands, and music is above politics,” says Claudia Frenzel of Wanted! International, a German company organizing the musical exchange.
Winton, who died in Maidenhead, England, this week at the age of 106, had not intended to mount the urgent rescue mission.
By BARRY DAVIS
In addition to the German films, the Tel Aviv International Children’s Film Festival will feature a program of Israeli films.
By HANNAH BROWN
Norbert Lammert addresses Knesset in German, calls for negotiations, but says Israel's security concerns must be taken into account.
In the past Yacimovich has said allowing speeches in the Knesset in German is offensive to Holocaust survivors.
Der Spiegel alleged that Israel denied Steinmeier’s plane permission to fly through its airspace during a trip to the Middle East in May because he snubbed a visit to Israel.
Director Giulio Ricciarelli offers a compelling look at postwar Germany with his first feature film, ‘Labyrinth of Lies.’
In this curiously original tale, Asher Kravitz details how Caleb, an intelligent and pensive pup, is born in the home of the Gottliebs, a traditional Jewish family living in Germany in the 1930s.
By MIRIAM KATES LOCK
On four-day Mideast trip, German FM travels to Saudi Arabia, attempts to bring Tehran and Riyadh into talks to reach a solution to the four-year-old Syrian conflict.
The failure to dissolve the Assad regime, along with Islamic State, might very well create a Syria without Syrians.
Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier met with his Russian, French and Ukrainian counterparts in Berlin on Saturday evening.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that she welcomes Iran's participation in any negotiations aimed at ending the civil war in Syria, however Iran needs to change its attitude towards Israel.
Iran will not allow Israeli conductor Daniel Barenboim to perform.
Implementation of the deal will be ultimately determined by the foreign policies of the UK, France, Germany, China and Russia.
Gabriel was recently criticized in Germany for putting business interests above nuclear agreement qualms.
German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel is on a three-day visit to the Islamic Republic.
Under an agreement struck on Tuesday, sanctions imposed by the United States, European Union and United Nations will be lifted in exchange for Iran agreeing long-term curbs on its nuclear program.
Merkel was confronted on national television by Reem, a young Palestinian refugee from Lebanon who was in danger of being sent back to the Middle East.
A flourishing German-Iran business relationship complicates relations between Jerusalem and Berlin. After all, many of the new deals could involve dual-use goods, which can be used for both military and civilian purposes. Germany has a long history of selling chemical agents to Bashar Assad’s regime, as well as dual-use technology to Iran’s regime,
The negotiations coincide with this year’s celebration of 50 years of diplomatic relations between Israel and the Federal Republic of Germany.
City of Cologne reverses itself and will show exhibit
Schonefeld Airport, which was our introduction to Berlin was somewhat of a disappointment, especially to anyone who has been to the airport in Frankfurt.
"I have seen the 'Sound of Music': the Nazis don't look like very nice people," Clinton wrote in 1985 letter, a photocopy of which is included in her first book set for release this week.
The Ensemble Modern performs ‘Black on White’ at the Israel Festival.
"One can never understand what would motivate a modern nation to harness its resources to exterminate millions of human beings."
By CHARLES SAVENOR
The passage of Iran "deal" will not only be a betrayal of US allies and the Iranian people, but of the American ethos itself...or at least of what it once was.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Readers respond to the latest 'Jerusalem Post' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
"Barenboim is not the only one desiring entry into Iran right now."
By RUTHIE BLUM
The rapidity that Tehran is returning to vortex of the international business community tends to make the agreement seem like nothing more than a preamble to opening the gates of profit.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The Petrenko case exposed the nasty dark underside that belies the spic-and span German façade.
Ukrainian nationalist ideology was really very close to fascism and Nazism.
By EDUARD DOLINSKY