01.22.2017 | 24 Tevet, 5777
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Wadi Ara protesters block roads, call for public security minister to resign
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Jerusalem municipality approves 560 Israeli homes over Green Line
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
Defense minister: No possibility of bilateral agreement with Palestinians
Beduin driver autopsy may disprove terrorist claim
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
The Women’s March on Washington: It doesn't end here
Let history watch us now
An Israeli-American celebrates the Trump inauguration
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Jewish celebrities take on Trump at post-inauguration rallies
Antisemitism in Germany doubled in last year, report finds
New UN chief pledges to be on front line of fight against antisemitism
Reform Jews march for ‘our grandmas and our daughters’
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
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
Bombs were planted on Israeli side of border; 2 soldiers from Combat Engineering Corps bomb squad hurt in blast; Israeli assessment indicates chances of wider escalation low.
Hamas operates from heart of civilian population center, but melts away in face of ground offensive, Maj. S says.
Israel targets Muhammad Al-Aoul, a key figure in Hamas's finances division; condition of senior Hamas member not immediately known.
Terrorist group warns int’l airlines to cease flights to Ben-Gurion Thursday morning; more than 140 rockets fired at Israel, air force hits 100 targets in Gaza.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,BEN HARTMAN
Israel has carried out more than 30 strikes in Gaza in response to rockets; Security cabinet to determine if operation will be expanded.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ 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
While Israel seeks to hit Hamas hard, it is reluctant to topple the organization as the alternative could be far worse.
In Lebanon and Gaza, artillery gunners, tanks and combat intelligence units will have to deal with a vanishing enemy in built-up areas.
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
“We strongly condemn the disproportionate use of force by Israel in the Gaza Strip,” Brazilian Foreign Ministry says.
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.
By GAL PERL FINKEL
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