04.25.2017 | 29 Nisan, 5777
Coexistence groups face scrutiny after Tel Aviv stabbing
Top Palestinian official to Germany: Pressure Israel to make peace
WATCH: Palestinian video war against Israel?
UK won’t apologize for Balfour Declaration, PA threatens to sue
Australia, Israel sign environmental cooperation pact
Bennett warns Bayit Yehudi primary voters not to be complacent
Despite alternative proposal, Education Ministry reaffirms delay of Lag Ba’omer vacation
Jerusalem art gallery owner refuses to vacate, cites freedom of speech
Netanyahu nixes meeting with German FM over NGO critical of IDF
Israeli Sharia court system appoints first-ever female judge
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters urge Radiohead to cancel Israel show
Israeli artist depicts world leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Financial benefits allocated for doctors ready to live, work in periphery
Tips for accident prevention during Independence Day festivities
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Hadassah docs perform world’s 1st robot-aided repair of severe spinal fracture
Why are Shoah survivors’ grandchildren more afraid of ISIS?
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
Private and public schooling in Israel – not what you thought
Saudis and women
Our World: The agenda for the Trump-Abbas meeting
April 25, 2017: A kowtowing ‘Post’
Mideast states to bear the brunt of Trump's draconian aid cuts
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump urged to press Iran on releasing jailed Americans accused of spying
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
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
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
Pro-Israel group seeks legal action against Barcelona BDS declaration
Trump: Those who deny Holocaust are accomplice to evil
Jewish students protest outside accused Nazi war criminal's Queens home
Princeton campus plastered with antisemitic, racist fliers
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
Ivanka Trump booed while speaking of father at Berlin summit
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
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
The Israeli teen designer conquering the fashion world
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head
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 24, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
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
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
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
WATCH: Israeli tourists connect with Japanese Christians on Yom HaShoah
Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
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
The 20-year-old was posthumously promoted to sergeant and laid to rest at the Mount Herzl Military Cemetery in Jerusalem.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
About two weeks ago ISIS shot four missiles from the Sinai Desert into the southern city of Eilat.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Dozens of IDF soldiers compromised after downloading applications from unknown links.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The IDF legal division closed the investigation in September 2013 after explaining that there wasn’t sufficient evidence to prosecute soldiers involved.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
A passing vehicle on the Lebanese side of the border opened fire on a group of IDF soldiers as they were patrolling.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The commander of the 70%-female Caracal Battalion tells the ‘Post’ how his unit is guarding the southern border.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Origin of projectile not initially known.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
New Artillery Brigade drills with Hamas threat in mind.
Hebron shooter lawyer stomps out of court screaming: It’s disgraceful what is happening here.
10 years after Second Lebanon War, brigade adapting for formidable foe.
The Ashdod-based squadron of about a dozen patrol boats is tasked with preventing seabased terror attacks as well as the interdiction of fishermen who stray far from the coast.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Frantzman is following unit 916 as its 12 man team goes about its monthly training exercise to stop potential threats.
IAF strikes two Hamas targets early on Saturday after rocket attack on Eshkol; Cross-border mortar fire ends over the weekend; Former Shin-Bet chief: Israel needs to improve Gaza's economic situation
One Israeli injured in light condition, attacker shot and in serious condition.
The IDF like to call cyberspace "the most crowded playing field in the Middle East."
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Soldiers fired live rounds, aiming at the legs of suspects, and striking one of them, an army spokeswoman said.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The incident marks the second terrorist attack of the day.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Law seeks to revoke citizenship of Israelis considered disloyal to the state and keep them out of the country.
By BEN HARTMAN
No Israelis were injured in the event.
No injuries and no damage reported in explosion, with projectile falling in open territory.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
On Tuesday, residents in the south were on edge after the Iron Dome missile system fired an interceptor missile at what it thought was an incoming rocket.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Just before midnight Friday, Iron Dome anti-rocket battery intercepts Gazan rocket over southern city of Ashkelon.
3 security suspects arrested in overnight operations with the assistance of Shin Bet intelligence.
Reports from both Hamas and Islamic Jihad allege that six Palestinians were killed during the raid, with a leading Islamic Jihad figure in the West Bank among the fatalities.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
This marks the fifth time in just over a month that Palestinian terrorists have attacked either civilians or Israeli Security personnel.
An IDF spokesperson said in the wake of the event, "IDF forces opened fire and injured the terrorist. The terrorist has been detained."
IDF neither confirms nor denies the report.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon gave orders to close all crossings between Israel and Gaza except for humanitarian purposes.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
According to Al-Jazeera, Israeli fighter jets bombed bases in the Al-Qalamoun mountains, where strategic bases are located housing long-range missiles; IDF: "We do not comment on foreign reports."
120 incidents have been or are in the process of being reviewed.
Vehicular attack near east Jerusalem injures five border police women; attacker shot.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
There were no injuries among IDF soldiers in the incident. The attacker has been arrested, and taken for questioning.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
A mob of 70 to 100 Palestinians hurled rocks and firebombs at IDF soldiers who fired back "toward an instigator," source says.
Military Advocate-General Maj. Gen. Danny Efroni said at a conference that “Hannibal Protocol” doesn't allow for use of live fire.
IDF to deploy unmanned ground vehicles along Gaza border.
Al-Khatib's case has struck a chord with the Palestinians and many internationally because it is rare that Palestinian female minors are arrested.
Defense ministers remarks come hours after IDF strikes Syrian army targets following Golan rocket attacks.
IDF response to rocket attacks continues with fresh air strikes on Assad's military.
A substantial change in the structure of the infantry will be made in the coming year, to increase the effectiveness of IDF attacks.
Golani platoon commander Or Carandish was injured during Operation Protective Edge, but his injuries didn't stop him from returning to the battlefield once he was healed.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Expert tells ‘Post’: Exercises are efforts to repair group’s military infrastructure.
This is the first time the IDF has struck Gaza since this summer's conflict with Hamas. There are no reports of injuries.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Preventive attention training developed by Tel Aviv U. significantly reduces risk of mental disorders in combat soldiers.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The shooting of a "neutralized" terrorist brought to a boil a debate in Israel over whether excessive force has been used against Palestinian assailants.
Germany’s diplomatic corps launched a pro-Iran deal lobbying campaign to sway Americans by invoking its pledge to guarantee Israel’s security.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Les dernières représailles de l’armée de l’air contre le Hamas traduisent un durcissement
de la politique israélienne envers l’organisation terroriste
By YOSSI MELMAN
In Lebanon and Gaza, artillery gunners, tanks and combat intelligence units will have to deal with a vanishing enemy in built-up areas.
“In the coming enlistments men and women will join the IDF and be assigned to combat units in the field as well as to combat support units and others,” the army said in a statement.
Generally, it is illegal or at least problematic for those associated with the prosecution to meet with a defendant or his family without defense lawyers present.
There has been a significant increase of interest by religious female draftees to serve in combat- intelligence (reconnaissance) units where fighters are placed in one of the IDF’s co-ed battalions.
‘Post’ tags along for joint navy and air force drill simulating medical evacuation of wounded.
Orbach, 20, of the West Bank settlement of Alon Shvut south of the capital, had been in officers’ training school when he was killed.
Non-conventional weapons pose major threat to Israel, according to senior official.
Army makes effort to add more female combat soldiers.
General Robotics shows off world’s first lightweight armed tactical combat robot.
IDF: Issue already being addressed.
Commander of training base: We prepare our people for all scenarios.
The July 17 blast killed 20-year-old Sgt. Shlomo Rindenow, a soldier in the 401 Brigade, originally from New Jersey, and 24-year-old St.-Sgt. Husam Tafish, of Beit Jann.
Several arms of the military currently residing at the headquarters in Tel Aviv and in the country’s center have already started to relocate south.
Critics say organization is politically motivated and harmful to IDF.
By JEREMY SHARON
Tarayrah stabbed Ariel to death in her bedroom on June 30 and injured another resident while infiltrating the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba, next to Hebron.
"I had no choice but to shoot the terrorist to stop serious, immediate danger which could have killed many."
Several youths have already applied, but they since Muslims are not included in compulsory conscription the are required to pass specific Defense Ministry procedures before being drafted.
The case centers around whether the commander ordered the shelling improperly or whether it was within his authority to do so during the 2014 Gaza war.
Maj.-Gen. Yair Golan, who at the time was the commander of the Judea and Samaria Division, said that on balance, it was better to put soldiers at risk than Palestinian civilians.
At Western Wall Remembrance Day ceremony, chief of staff and president call for national unity, PM says he also feels pain of grief
By LAHAV HARKOV,YAAKOV LAPPIN,HERB KEINON
Israeli F-15's escorted the plane to Ben Gurion International Airport without incident and the passengers disembarked.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,REUTERS
The tunnel is 30 meters deep, and was likely dug after the 2014 Operation Protective Edge, according to IDF assessments, though this has not been fully verified.
IDF carefully watching Hamas's 25 battalions; source adds that military wing is gradually growing in power at expense of its political wing.
St.-Sgt.-Maj. Alex Pekerman is first female bomb disposal specialist in the capital.
Initial reports show that during a planned operation near the security fence in northern Gaza, an explosive device targeting an IDF D9 bulldozer detonated remotely.
“We urge you to determine if these reports are credible and to inform us of your findings,” the letter said.
By MICHAEL WILNER,LAHAV HARKOV
On Thursday, Military Police arrested a soldier who was seen firing a shot to the head of an already wounded Palestinian terrorist, as he lay on his back in a Hebron street.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MAARIV ONLINE
Now, the military is acquiring the trailers, which can carry 8 tons of logistical equipment, and be attached to all IDF tanks currently in service.
The reserve units are in their second year of stepped-up combat training, in line with recommendations made by Maj.-Gen. Roni Numa.
IDF sources say sensitive role of Operations Division chief, which Buchris was due to take up, can't be left unfilled for lengthy period.
Lt.-Col. Yehonatan Steinberg, Commander of Battalion 931, said his forces did not encounter Hezbollah on the border fence daily, but that did not mean their forces and 100,000 rockets were not there.
‘It’s time to stop merely counting the number of strikes, and start measuring their effectiveness’
Jerusalem deputy mayor calls for IDF troop reinforcements to safeguard capital.
The new Facebook campaign called, "Run, Gabi Run" (in Hebrew) is seeking funding for advertising in newspapers that will call upon him to enter politics.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
The officer was going to pay respects to a family in mourning when attacked.
By SAM SOKOL
Infantry officers ride in tanks as part of recent war training in South.
Independence day ceremony at Mount Herzl annually recognizes outstanding citizens.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
SIMLAB simulates policy developments.
Cpl. Michael Abonyi was on course for a long service in the US Marine Corps before doing an about turn and coming to Israel.
Senior officer: Some left because of economic hardships, others because they found winter training in the Golan too difficult, calls on them to return to base.
Al Arabiya reports causalities in alleged IAF strikes, IDF remains mum.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Lt.-Col. Patterson commanded the Jewish Legion which served with distinction in the Gallipoli and Palestine campaigns during World War I.
By HERB KEINON
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Everything you want in a rip-roaring derring-do narrative of Israel’s combat operations.
It remains unclear what the target of the attack was.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
So long as Iran continues to call for Israel's destruction, the defense establishment will not stop developing means to attack its nuclear program
Like my peers, I argued to stay the course, to persist and persist, to ‘clear/hold/build’ even as the ‘hold’ stage stretched for months, and then years.”
By GAL PERL FINKEL
If four years ago just 4% of front-line troops were women, today 7% make up combat units and by next year that number is expected to rise to 9%.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Despite the great public attention paid to the problem of subterranean warfare, this does not mean that subterranean warfare is the major strategic threat to Israel.
India’s reliance on imports may well continue even as it seeks to develop a domestic military industry.
By SAROSH BANA
This kind of scenario has become a tragically familiar part of the Israeli landscape since the beginning of the current surge in Palestinian terrorism in September.
By RUTHIE BLUM
After four days’ fierce fighting and heavy casualties on both sides, the Syrians began the retreat that ended 45 kilometers from Damascus.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Rehabilitation is not “sexy” medicine like its sister specialty, geriatrics – one unfortunate reason why it remains unpopular among medical and nursing students.
By ELIANA MARCUS AARON