04.30.2016 | 22 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
IDF soldier who shot subdued Palestinian driven by 'twisted ideology'
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
In Depth: ZAKA founder explains why Haredim entering the workforce is a Torah value
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Chelsea soccer club warns fans against anti-Semitism before Tottenham match
After claiming Hitler was Zionist, ex-London mayor refuses to back down
'I'm ashamed I did nothing to stop injustice,' ex-Nazi SS officer says
Former Nazi guard expected to break silence at German trial
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
German chancellor says hope is still not lost for bringing Israel and Palestinians together on a peace plan.
The university notified the Post in German and English tweets about the cancellation.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Ben-Gurion: After having met Adenauer, I’m sure the Germany of today is not the Germany of yesterday
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Reinhold Hanning is being charged by a German court with being an accessory to the murder of at least 170,000 people.
Germany is holding what are likely to be its last trials linked to the Holocaust.
Jewish groups call for closure of BDS bank account.
Germany is holding what are likely to be its last trials linked to the Holocaust, in which more than six million people, mostly Jews, were killed by the Nazis.
Code Pink is an alleged extremist American left-wing anti-war group that promotes a boycott of the Jewish state and reportedly participated at anti-Western conference with Holocaust deniers in 2014.
Expert on modern Jew-hatred in Germany, says that the Ulm Adult Education Center should offer balanced Middle East discussions at the center and not biased events against the Jewish state.
Last September, the Sparkassse branch in the city of Düren allowed its room to be rented to an anti-Israeli speaker who rejects the existence of Israel.
Company heads conveyed deep remorse for its part in facilitating the Third Reich's grip on Germany.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Arn Strohmeyer who is scheduled to give a municipality-funded lecture is accused of stoking modern day anti-Semitism and hatred of Israel across Germany.
Germany committed to combat anti-Semitism, Norbert Lammert says.
By DANA SOMBERG
Once a week, Gerhard Baader arrives to temporary shelters housing migrants in Berlin and teaches German to refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
The city council of Germany's Bayreuth on Wednesday overruled the mayor's opposition to award 10,000 euros to the radical US NGO 'Code Pink.'
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,JPOST.COM STAFF
Fredy Hirsch saved some from transports, organized activities, extra rations for others.
By MARC NEUGROESCHEL
Former guard Reinhold Hanning, 94, is on trial in western Germany.
Brigitte Merk-Erbe recommended to the city council that the award and prize money be rescinded. The city council will address the row next week.
The announcement has sparked outrage from Jewish human rights organizations.
“Among all the Diaspora communities Germany is unique and there is nothing like it.”
By SAM SOKOL
Some German Jews have canceled their SZ subscriptions over the years because of its alleged contemporary anti-Semitism.
“Jews will be put in danger if there are so many refugees here," intern at AJC in Berlin recently wrote in a German newspaper.
Jews across Germany are hiding their identity when volunteering at refugee shelters for fear of reprisals.
"We regret if in this context the rental of our rooms for this event gave the impression that an anti-Israel event could take place," said Stephan Pleyn.
"I'm not afraid, but I'm on guard," German paper quotes Israeli Yonatan Shai as saying before visiting former Nazi airport-cum-refugee center.
Expert in extremist ideologies pens in depth report on manifestations of anti-Semitism in Germany.
499 pieces were determined to have a questionable history.
Jakob Augstein of Der Spiegel: “So right-wing like the German right-wing populists is the government of Benjamin Netanyahu."
Giant menorah in Brandenburg Square sends a message that ‘peace and tolerance are stronger than any dispute,’ says Chabad head in German capital.
About 1,000 anti-fascist protesters set fire to rubbish bins and wooden barricades to prevent 200 supporters of small neo-Nazi groups from marching in the city.
The verdict said that Danish imam Sheikh Abu Bilal Ismail considered Jews as “criminals who kill prophets and children and Jews are worse than wild beasts in the world of the jungle."
The menorah itself is considered to be the biggest in Europe.
The court in the western town of Detmold took the case against the man known as Reinhold H. who lives in the neighboring village of Lippe.
Bundestag President calls labeling decision "unnecessary and unwise."
By LAHAV HARKOV
BDS activists fan out across Germany, pressure stores.
Man escorted out of water park for the public display of his offensive tattoo.
Merkel faced pressure from her own conservatives on Monday to change course on her open-door refugee policy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Jerusalem’s Herzl Brewery chosen to produce anniversary beer in Germany.
By DOUG GREENER
According to a Jerusalem Post review of the 2014 Berlin intelligence report, the most recent document covering Islamism in Berlin, there are 250 active Hezbollah members in the capital.
The research facility said in a statement there was no indication of any danger and that it was in contact with security authorities and nuclear supervisors.
Participants will include Ayelet Shaked, Alan Dershowitz, and former ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Alternative for Germany (AfD) surged into three state assemblies with scores that would have been unthinkable only a year ago.
Zuckerberg is on a charm offensive in Germany, where the company he co-founded has faced criticism for months from politicians and regulators.
There is a growing backlash against BDS in Germany.
Berlin police conduct raids in search of 4 men suspected of having links to ISIS
“That was barbaric what they did. They are barbarians,” one of the victims said.
Anti-immigrant and anti-Arab sentiment has grown significantly in Germany as Angela Merkel has expanded refugee policy.
By HERB KEINON
The European Commission is to hold a "political debate" on the rule of law in Poland later this week.
Under German law, asylum seekers are typically only deported if they have been sentenced to at least three years in prison, and providing their lives are not at risk at home.
The demonstration came five days after 90 women reported being robbed, threatened or sexually molested at the New Year's celebrations outside Cologne's cathedral by young, mostly drunk men.
Germany publishing Nazi leader's political treatise for first time since Hitler's death.
German activists wore signs on their backs which read: "Inspection: Label obligation for products from the illegal Israeli settlements.
“We continue to urge all financial institutions to carefully consider the potential legal, reputational and ethical consequences of facilitating the activities of BDS groups,” Erdan writes to 'Post.'
This is not the first time the German spy agency has been outed for espionage activities.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
"Westerwelle was a true friend of Israel, and I had the privilege of working with him," the former foreign minister said.
Yariv Levin of the ruling Likud party said Saturday night that the idea of a visit to Germany makes him “uneasy.”
"I have always represented a liberal drug policy. My lawyer will, in due course, provide an explanation to the public prosecutor."
Jordan Valley Regional Council Head penned an angry letter to the German Ambassador Clemens von Goetze in which he said that the request was “discriminatory” and “politically motivated.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
At the heart of the controversy is a 2002 German law granting pensions to Jews who worked voluntarily while interned in ghettos.
Ruhr University Bochum tells ‘Post’ cancellation slated
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri presented Klarsfeld, who is not Jewish, with the citizenship earlier this week at a ceremony in Jerusalem.
Police track down suspect living under a false identity after fleeing the country.
By BEN HARTMAN
The unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are to be stationed in Israel and will cost about 580 million euros.
Two charged in Berlin with "planning a massive act of violence."
'The Jerusalem Post' asked Jewish organizations in Europe and the United States to assess Merkel’s decision.
The German Foreign Ministry added “there will not be an Israel boycott in Germany” and “Israeli products will, of course, continue to receive preferential market access.”
Edelstein and German chancellor discuss ISIS, European refugee crisis during meeting in Berlin.
German MP Elisabeth Motschmann explains the decision for her country to take part in the Western intervention in Syria.
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.
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’
KaDeWe opened in 1907 and was initially owned by by Adolf Jandorf, a Jewish real estate businessman.
Publisher of Jewish German monthly believes crime and threats by Muslims generally go unreported because the German government and mainstream media are wary of criticizing Islam.
By ORIT ARFA
Merkel, who needs Erdogan to deal with migrant crisis, stresses importance of artistic freedom.
By MICHELLE MARTIN AND MADELINE CHAMBERS/REUTERS
The head of the Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) said Islamic State propaganda was aimed at encouraging supporters to take the initiative to stage attacks in Germany.
Turkey summoned the German ambassador to Ankara over the satirical broadcast, according to 'Spiegel' magazine.
The Syrian issue was top priority on the first day of the conference.
Steinmeier during Iran trip says Nuclear deal opened new window to Tehran-Berlin ties.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Germany took in 1.1 million migrants last year; police unions complain forces have inadequate resources
By MICHELLE MARTIN/REUTERS
"We need Iran to calm the conflicts and re-establish stability in this crisis-hit region," German FM Steinmeier said.
The "game," which is believed to be particularly widespread in Egypt, entails orchestrated sexual assaults by groups of men in large events attended by masses of people.
By HAIM ISROVITCH/MAARIV ONLINE
Swiss media contained numerous stories about sexual assaults on women by foreigners, fueling tensions ahead of a referendum next month.
German authorities said on Twitter they had received a tip regarding a planned militant attack on New Year's Eve in the Bavarian capital.
On Friday alone, the German armed forces rescued 539 people from makeshift boats off the coast of Libya.
Aim of renewed BND contacts with Damascus is to exchange information about militants, especially those in Islamic State, according to Germany daily.
Germany's foreign intelligence agency, the BND, suggested that Saudi Arabia was becoming more "impulsive" in its foreign policy.
This report comes just month after a medical document showing that Adolf Hitler only had one testicle was reported in German media.
Medical record from the time when Hitler was put in prison after the failed Munich beer hall putsch in 1923 shows he suffered from "right-side cryptorchidism"
Merkel, elected to her position in 2005, has been called the most powerful politician on the planet and is the first woman to lead Germany.
News briefs from around the nation.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The recent major influx of refugees and the many resulting challenges and problems have however also amplified echoes of the past.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
There are already over six million Muslims in Germany, the bulk of whom have no intention of integrating.
By ISI LEIBLER
As the New Germans’ best friends, we must tell them from under our battle- tested Jewish nostrils that we smell calamity’s approach – and so does Cologne.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
England in 1940 was in the grip of a great panic over the possibility of an invasion by Nazi Germany, whose troops were just across the English Channel, only 35 km. from Dover.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
It makes no sense for the Merkel government to pursue the EU labeling policy against the Jews of Judea and Samaria.
By MICHAEL FREUND
How quickly the past and present have become interconnected.
By NACHMAN SHAI