MK Levy-Abecasis: Netanyahu is punishing me for not joining Likud
Deri vows no compromise to form coalition
Meet the New MK: Likud’s Boker wants to improve emergency services
Kahlon calls for upping tax on residential real estate investors
Pop sensation Robbie Williams shows his love for the Holy Land at Park Hayarkon
Cat on a hot tin roof
Divide and sing
Wovenhand’s sermon of clamor and sin
Ashdod hoping to secure BSL survival at Gilboa’s expense
Petah Tikva all but demoted after dramatic loss
Beitar Jerusalem looks to lock up Europa League berth; tough test vs K8
SHALVA uses golf to help Israel’s special children
Police arrest head of Jerusalem women’s seminary, question 6 suspects
US animal rights movement founder, Holocaust survivor in Israel for speaking tour
Anti-racism protest leaves Tel Aviv highway, for center of city
Search team finds body of missing Israeli trekker Or Asraf in Nepal
Carter slams Netanyahu, praises Abbas
Tensions high along Israel-Syria border but nobody wants war
Palestinian youth tries to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestine wants Israel out of FIFA, eyes a three-quarters majority to pass proposal
Archeological activists: Elad must cede control of Temple Mount tunnel
200 Gazan farmers tour Tel Aviv Agritech
Romania looks to Israel in dealing with its diaspora
Instructor calls for freedom to ‘express anti-Semitism’ on campus
Merkel says 'unfathomable horrors' of Nazi camps will never be forgotten
British taxpayers fund pro-Palestinian play based on accounts of Hamas men
Legal scholar Dershowitz wants honorary Israeli citizenship to counter BDS
Sisi, Saudi king discuss Yemen amid conflicting reports over ground troops presence
Report: Damascus warns Alawites to flee capital as Syrian forces crumble under rebel offensive
Report: Muslim Brotherhood plotted to kill Morsi in order to spark revolution
Allegations of corruption, bribery weigh on Ahmadinejad as jailed ex-deputy speaks out
Gulf states seek quid pro quo of US assurances, weapons, for support in Iran deal
Enjoy Lag Ba'omer but avoid preventable injuries
El Al launches "Cockpit" start-up support program
Business is Business and Moses is Moses
Letter from America: The Second Passover – a minor holiday with a major message
The growing threat from Israel’s northern border
Letters to the editor
UNRWA support to Palestinian refugees: Does it contribute to a solution?
Anniversary of a genocide
Intelligence report: Uneasy quiet on all fronts
The challenge: Getting the US back in Israel's corner
Hillary’s Middle East
Book Review: 'To the Gates of Jerusalem'
Book Review: 'The Liberation of the Camps: The End of the Holocaust and Its Aftermath'
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Grapevine: Focus on education
Loving Jerusalem to death
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This week in Jerusalem
Grapevine: ESRA branches out to Yokne’am
Happily Eva After: We shall overcome…the fear
To the land that I will show you
Henna in Hadera
Britain’s General Election and Israel-Palestine
Pakistan in the Middle East
Sharon’s ghost returns to haunt Obama
Israeli Arabs press their MKs to focus more on domestic issues
יִשְׂרָאֵל הַיָפָה בְּיָרוֹק
אֶת כָּל פִּלְאֵי הַקַיִץ
מֶחְקָר עַל אֲכִילָה וּתְזוּנָה בָּעוֹלָם
תַחֲרוּת לְפִיתוּחַ אַפְּלִיקַצְיוֹת בּיְרוּשָלַיִם
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Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Nepalese Church group provides relief after disaster
Pope Francis calls gender wage gap 'pure scandal!'
Israelis who hate Israel—and the Christians who fund them
Pope Francis prays for victims of Nepal earthquake
Persecution of Christians in China at record high
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
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The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
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WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
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VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
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NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
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05.03.2015 | 14 Iyar, 5775
Greek sharing dishes are perfect for entertaining on a hot summer evening
By NERIA BARR
Jaffa’s Albi restaurant takes your taste buds on a trip to Greece.
By JASON MESKIN
Eventually the underlying insolvency of many, perhaps all, of the EU countries will overwhelm them.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
In recent years global economy has undergone a major crisis, Europe's current situation doesn't look promising.
By JAMES HARRIS
Banks, in particular, are hoarding cash and are loth to lend to almost anyone, whether households, businesses or even sovereign countries.
In addition to the historical record are the current data, how large are your debts? In the Israeli case, the world owes us more than we owe it.
European governments have either borrowed too much or promised too much to their citizens and are unable to deliver on these promises.
Israel's Foreign Ministry is reviving an old diplomatic strategy that has been adapted to present realities.
By AARON HECHT
Shipment of F-4 Phantom parts which originated in Binyamina was confiscated in Greece en route to Iran, Greek daily reports.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Some 60 fighter jets from the air forces of the US, Italy and Greece are training together with Israeli jets in Blue Flag drill.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Unclear whether Israel will take part in the exercise to evacuation of noncombatants from conflict areas.
By HERB KEINON
Navy finds regional partner in Greece after Turkey cancels joint maneuvers it used to hold with Israel.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Moshe Shimon Pessach saved nearly three quarters of his community by hiding them in neighboring villages.
By SAM SOKOL
There have been several instances of vandalism this year in Jewish cemeteries and Holocaust memorials in Greece.
"No one has the right to forget or forgive for the capital crime against humanity that was committed over 70 years ago."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
A group that describes the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party as "moderate" spray painted their logo on the memorial wall.
Yiannis Boutaris’s gesture made as protest of city councilors from neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu lauds Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras for tough stand against neo-fascist party.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu also met with the Czech president who is on "same wavelength" regarding Tehran.
President expresses confidence that Athens could recover from financial straits.
Peres, Abbas meet separately with Dimitris Avramopoulos; while Peres focuses on economy, Abbas looks towards peace talks.
By JPOST.COM STAFF AND GREER FAY CASHMAN
After Mavi Marama and blossoming of relations with Cyprus, Israeli officials say newly elected president will continue cooperation.
Greek tourism minister on visit to Israel says there has been 'alot of cooperation' between the nations.
Greek deputy FM tells 'Post' Palestinian UN bid could damage peace process; says EU in favor of further Iran sanctions.
Panagiotopoulos says reports Jerusalem asked his country to increase protection for Israelis are "unfounded, malicious."
Liberman to discuss PA "encouragement to terror" with visiting Norwegian FM; Italian FM, Greek defense minister also set to visit.
Radical Scandinavian pro-Palestinian activists set said for Gaza; Foreign Ministry spokesman: "One ship does not a flotilla make."
President and his Greek counterpart offer condolences to people of Egypt for killing of 15 border guards.
“Israel wishes the new government of Greece much success in facing the complex economic challenges," Foreign Minister writes.
Mare Nostrum initiative has partners and advisers from nations across the region.
By SHARON UDASIN
Special to 'The Jerusalem Post': When is power really “powerful,” and when is weakness really “weak?”
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
Also this week: 2-year-old JPost story resurfaces on Reddit; Obama mash-up video garners 12 m. views in a week.
By ELANA KIRSH
Celebrate the end of summer with Greek-style meze including meatballs, grilled sardines, fish and feta cheese.
Relations between Germany, Europe's paymaster, and debt-ridden Greece have become particularly strained since the Jan. 25 election that swept the anti-austerity Syriza to power.
Syriza’s ranks include an array of leftists ranging from Marxists to Greens.
By EUROPEAN JEWISH PRESS
Most Golden Dawn supporters “are not Nazis [and] not anti-Semitic,” but rather “people who registered frustration in the last elections” over the economy, says minister.
Leader of Jewish community in Greece says minister appears to have changed and he is an opponent of Golden Dawn Party.
President of Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece calls nationalist faction a "neo-Nazi party."
"It was a powerful blast that caused a lot of damage,” says a police spokesman. “It looks like terrorism."
By MARION FISCHEL JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Tens of thousands defy ban on protests to voice displeasure with German chancellor; four in military uniform give Merkel Nazi salute.
Polls predict win for center-left New Democracy party; 2nd-place SYRIZA faction vows to cut military ties with Israel.
By GIL SHEFLER AND REUTERS
In letter to 'Post's Editor-in-Chief, Greek ambassador strongly condemns attack on journalist Gil Shefler.
EU governments formally approved oil embargo, dismissing Greece's calls for exemptions to help ease its economic crisis.
Aristotle Tziampiris says while ‘atmospherics’ may not be as good, Greece’s new prime minister is pragmatic.
Unidentified assailants opened fire on the Israeli embassy in Athens with a Kalashnikov assault rifle in the early hours of Dec. 12. No injuries were reported.
Greek police have said a far-left group was likely responsible for the attack.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
No reports of injuries in incident in Greek capital; police investigating circumstances of reported shooting.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
The new guidelines will add Jerusalem and 41 other cities, towns and local councils to the list of areas in Israel considered “high-risk” or “high-priority.”
By BEN HARTMAN
Road interchange may threaten what some say is the last meaningful green lung in the capital.
Don't you think that art can be dangerous?
By HAIM WATZMAN
Back then in Greece, a lonely wanderer could stop by an Oak tree and have a chat with a nymph.
MP Makis Voridis has a history of membership in ultra-nationalist parties.
The neo-Nazi party’s strong showing in local elections, despite harsh gov't crackdown on the party, is serious problem, says Foxman.
Greece's Golden Dawn and Hungary’s Jobbik have both been termed neo-Nazi parties by the World Jewish Congress.
Center to stand at site where some 50,000 of the city’s Jews were deported to Nazi death camps.
Admirable attempts by the European Jewish Congress and other Jewish organizations to combat anti-Semitism often seem as futile as trying to change the weather.
By MATI WAGNER
Jewish groups praise Greek move against party which had steadily risen on the back of an anti-austerity and anti-immigrant agenda.
By SAM SOKOL AND REUTERS
ADL blast Greece’s Golden Dawn party after it submits draft bill to "combat racism against Greeks” by illegal immigrants.
After condemnation from EU, Greek PM's party conducts about-face on opposition to bill that outlaws Holocaust denial.
Jewish Museum of Greece opens temporary exhibit which displays Jews in the Greek resistance during the Second World War.
Golden Dawn party calls to boycott cosmetics company after JWC urged tougher stance against the neo-Nazi group.
Joint project will enable online virtual guided walks to 24 cities once home to vibrant Jewish communities.
Bouena was unique, but not only because of her artistic and musical talents.
By RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED
Also known as Thera, Santorini is part of the Cycladic group of islands and of interest to the casual vacationer, historian, archeologist, geologist, art enthusiast and nature lover.
By IRVING SPITZ
Israel has some reason for concern, though little is likely to change in near future.
By ARYE MEKEL
Israel is the only country in the world that has more trees today than it did 100 years ago, thanks to vigorous national afforestation programs.
By JACOB SOLOMON
...and of concern to us all
By DAVID BREAKSTONE
Turkey needs to reevaluate its loyalties if it hopes to join the EU.
By NEVILLE TELLER
The relationship between Israel and Greece is more unpredictable than ever before.
By MICHAEL HARRIS
Having sharply criticized Israel, in a subsequent political poem, Günter Grass attacks Europe
By TOMMY BERZI
Though a special section has been allocated on Mount Herzl for remains of Israeli leaders, three deceased presidents and four deceased prime ministers are buried elsewhere.
Savina Yannatou and her band Primavera en Solonico, who will perform at the Oud Festival in Jerusalem, were brought together by Sephardi music.
Allies Greece and Israel strengthen their warm ties via an intimate Ambassadors' Club dinner connecting Israeli business people with the Greek ambassador.
By ERICA SCHACHNE
Jerusalem-bred Nataly Oryon’s Tel Aviv concert will celebrate the music of a different Mediterranean country.
By BARRY DAVIS
After two years of waiting in the wings, Tsipras and his Syriza party stormed to power in Sunday's snap election.
Leket sends volunteers and paid pickers into fields and orchards to gather produce donated, or left unpicked, by farmers.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
1,700-year-old screed written in Greek, likely to spite woman’s enemy over legal dispute.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
President awarded medal in recognition of his contribution to the global community; 2nd medal for Peres in 2 months.
Trip will symbolize the closing of a circle after his father found refuge in a Greek monastery 70 years ago.
Greco is an outpost of Hellenistic flavor.
By ORIT ARFA,ANAT TAMIR
Recent developments indicate that a new Eastern Mediterranean framework including Cyprus, Israel, Jordan and Egypt is forming.
By ALLISON GOOD
A Western-sponsored sub-regional security system can be constructed in the Eastern Mediterranean that will partner Cyprus, Israel, Turkey and Greece. Such a development would be most welcome.
By MARIOS L. EVRIVIADES
In short, these collections are a rare find in the world of Ladino poetry. Bouena passed away on July 23, 1997, leaving a rich legacy for generations to come.
Legislation that criminalizes intolerance is liable to achieve the opposite outcome – a popular outcry in defense of the most abhorrent views.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Sometimes not lighting a hanukkia in Israel is the right thing to do.
By DANIEL STATMAN
After nearly five decades of acquiescence, the opportunity has finally come for Greece to officially tell Turkey that they do not belong in the EU unless they respect the sovereign rights of Greece and Cyprus.
By ANGELOS KOSTOPOULOS
On the weekend leading to the Greek Lent, I enjoyed several lunches (which lasted the entire afternoon and evening) with Greek friends of my dearest friend, Antonis.
By URIEL HALBREICH
As for Israel and Palestine – we do not have to wait for an additional 400 years at each other’s throat, let’s start drinking coffee together now.
The story of the “Jew in the box” is representative of the circumscribed life that Jews are asked to live in Europe.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Commentary: The development of Greece-Israel relations is a cause for great satisfaction and offers the potential for wide-ranging synergies.
By ARISTOMENIS M. SYNGROS
Keep dreaming: Wandering the quaint alleyways of the Old Town, the last thing we anticipated seeing was an inviting sign for the Etz Hayyim Synagogue.
Liberman’s momentous foreign policy achievement.
By MICHAEL FREUND
You feel the nervousness in Greece, and the gratitude from everyone for coming to support their country in hard times.
By HIRSH GOODMAN
‘Inequalities exist in all areas of life... should society restrain them because these inequalities of character or nature create economic inequalities’?
By CORINNE SAUER
This is the time for us to gear up for big, bad trouble. We cannot afford to be complacent spectators.
Israel visits Slovakia expecting to improve to 2-2 in Group A of EuroBasket 2013 qualification.
By ALLON SINAI
Blue-and-white visit Montenegro to begin quest for 11th straight European Championships.
Cruising has become a popular pastime among Israelis so why not take a leisurely trip around the Adriatic.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
It is close – merely an hour of flight from Ben Gurion Airport – and has lots of sea and sun.
By PEGGY CIDOR