Hadar Goldin’s parents urge UN to help retrieve son’s remains from Gaza
Poll shows sharp decline in Palestinian support for third intifada
Senior PA official: 'Do we have to hijack planes for you to care about our cause?'
Netanyahu: Arab MKs who visited terrorists’ families are building ‘walls of hate’
Academics protest Bennett’s CHE actions, warn of 'crisis of confidence'
Justice Ministry oversight 'czar' files 2nd annual report
Kashrut certification pulled from PA West Bank factories over ‘security concerns'
CBS: 95% of Israeli couples are married
Labor Party votes to freeze two-state solution; Yacimovich boycotts vote
Ministers vote to increase punishments for employers of illegal residents
PM: Military aid package with US may not be completed during Obama’s term
Moves underway for law enabling MKs to suspend colleagues with 'special' majority
Whisper down the lane
Israeli pop icon Gabi Shoshan found dead at 66
Springsteen Israel show frenzy grows
Concert Review: ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv lost for answers after Haifa mauling
Soccer: Tel Aviv derby stalemate costly for Maccabi
Super Bowl 50: Broncos or Panthers — which team is the chosen one?
Israel maintains Group I status
Coen brothers on Oscars diversity: We write what we know – Jews and Minnesotans
German Jews celebrate identity with ‘Jewrovision’ song contest
Anti-Semitic video shown at New York high school discontinued
For Kiev’s Jewish refugees, little thought about tomorrow
Several dual citizens in Iran face espionage charges
Hamas and Fatah make yet another try at reconciliation
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Britain seeks to block sale of Lawrence of Arabia’s dagger and robes
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Government gets cracking on lowering egg, dairy prices
MDA staffers study at sign language workshop
More Haredi men working, as Arab women drop out of labor force
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
New Worlds" Haifa researchers carry out sensitive detection of DNA sequences
When gender makes a difference
6 infants in Israel die from crib death within 4 days
Israel Railways is going electric
On the streets of Haifa, anger and fear mar a sunny exterior
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
Does pro-Israel crowd ‘feel the Bern’? Sanders cites J Street, Zogby as advisers
Live from the primary: Our man in New Hampshire
Israeli Right rallies around Rubio
The Road to the White House: The establishment, the populists, and what they mean for Israel
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 5, 2016
Grapevine: A Jewish melting pot
Grapevine: The King David, popular as ever
This Week in 60 Seconds: Terror at the gates of Jerusalem
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
What’s a podcast and how do I get it?
Taxicab Diplomacy: Obama vs. Trump
January 8: A misnomer
A salute to the convert
Germany’s Jews: A chronology of awareness and fear
TERRA INCOGNITA: Israel’s dangerous anti-strategic game
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
Nazareth to host central 'World Day of the Sick' event
Mutual Judeo-Christian spiritual foundation of Judaism and Christianity
Absolutely Relatively True
The Looming Financial Storm
Who are the real heirs of Zionism?
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.08.2016 | 29 Shevat, 5776
Acting on government orders, the Golani Reconnaissance Battalion mapped out the home of Abd Al-Aziz Mar'i.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The raid was ordered "due to an increase in unorganized violence" by a number of residents of Hizma.
Earlier, thousands of Palestinians took part in funerals of terrorists killed in attacks on Israelis after Israel returned their bodies to the Palestinian Authority in Hebron.
Abbas "is not leading a terrorism policy, and is trying to restore calm," Deputy COGAT Brig.-Gen. Guy Goldstein says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
IDF units fire tear gas at Gazan rioters who crossed border fence.
The events over the weekend on the Gaza border passed with relative quiet, despite the fact that 10 Gazans were killed by IDF fire.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Five wounded in attack; terrorist shot and killed.
By BEN HARTMAN
Follow the latest updates on the escalation of violence in Israel and the West Bank.
Israel does not want an escalation. Neither does Hamas. But each new rocket has the potential to send the situation spiraling out of control.
IDF Southern Command chief Maj.-Gen. Sami Turgerman: Hamas building up military capabilities, but plans to use them in terrorist ways; Hamas and Israel share some short-term interests.
Threats to the rigs include surface-to-sea supersonic missiles like the Yakhont, in possession of Hezbollah, which can fire it from the Lebanese or Syrian coastlines.
Israel has facilitated entrance of 1.7 million tons of construction material into Gaza since end of 2014 conflict.
Over the past year, the Shin Bet disbanded some 150 Hamas cells in the West Bank, many of which were set up and operated remotely by the organization’s headquarters in Gaza or Turkey.
Col. Roman Gofman takes up post as Gush Etzion brigade commander.
Teacher can be seen walking with a small group of villagers carrying Palestinian flags as they chant, “five, six, seven, eight, Israel is a fascist state.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Hamas has changed its strategy as a result of heavy losses during Operation Protective Edge, 'Al-Hayat' quotes sources in Gaza as saying.
"There is contradictory and partial information on whether he's alive," source says of Avera Mengistu.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,YOSSI MELMAN
Source says coming years represent opportunity to adapt IDF to future challenges; says military needs between 61 to 64 billion shekels a year to do this.
Left-wing NGO says video proves Col. Israel Shomer violated rules of engagement.
The drone crashed on its own before the IDF had reason to engage it, landing on the Israeli side of the border.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The Judea Military Court handed down sentences of between seven years to eight and-a-half-years on Wednesday, but the decision was only announced Thursday.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Maj.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi says northern sector changing rapidly, "and we must know how to change."
The state wants to relocate the village to a plot of territory that is close to Area B, which is under the civil control of the Palestinian Authority.
Maj.-Gen. Sami Turgeman says IDF will not launch operation in Gaza over sporadic rocket fire.
Israel is tracking the events beyond the border, but IDF refuses to respond to foreign reports it has reinforced its presence in the area.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,KARINE ROZKOVSKY
The cell attacked the Elisha academy and the adjacent Halamish settlement, in the Binyamin region.
US report, with lawyers given inside access to IDF operations, could impact International Criminal Court report on Gaza War.
"As the threats from our enemies to destroy our homeland grow, our determination to defend our homeland grows."
Unnamed Hamas official suggests that organization's armed wing may be holding captive soldiers.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Givati Brigade commander says forces entered an unsecured area after cease-fire had taken effect, leading to kidnapping; IDF believes force used after kidnapping was proportionate.
Army Radio reports that IDF has changed training concept in light of lessons learned during Operation Protective Edge.
Third report on Gaza War reveals new details on IDF precautions to avoid civilian casualties, weapons strategy, military tactics.
One soldier was hit in the incident, yet he remained unharmed and did not require medical attention.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
"On the one hand you have here a peaceful border, and on the other hand you have a frontier area in Sinai that has developed into a hotbed of terror activity," IDF official says.
The month of March typically sees large drafts to combat units; data shows increase in females volunteering for combat units.
Judea and Samaria Division presents report on incident to OC Central Command: "This is a severe event that displays a low level of professional skill."
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
There were no injuries among IDF soldiers in the incident. The attacker has been arrested, and taken for questioning.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Arrest of terror cell shows very real Hamas terror threat in Hebron, Shin Bet says.
"The goal is to prepare for a transition from one front to another, and from routine to emergency," a senior source in the 7th Armored Brigade says.
Military Advocate-General Maj. Gen. Danny Efroni said at a conference that “Hannibal Protocol” doesn't allow for use of live fire.
Using ever-more accurate, hi-tech alerts that can provide warnings to specific neighborhoods, the IDF aspires to take some of the sting out of the massive rocket arsenals aimed at Israel.
Family had sought to overturn rejection of civil damages for wrongful death case in which activist was killed by an IDF bulldozer.
Over the past years, Jewish leaders have warned against the decreasing involvement of young American Jews with Israel.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Elles veulent servir leur pays. Dans les zones de combat. Qui sont ces femmes qui s’engagent dans des unités d’élite et quelle est leur place au sein de l’armée israélienne ?
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
The Juniper Cobra 16 exercise will involve the United States European Command and the IDF, and will focus on the threat of ballistic missiles, the IDF said on Saturday.
Investigation finds "negligence by commanders, severe professional failures, and a collapse of the safety mechanism."
IMI's Romach rockets have GPS navigation and provide new instant guided firepower to the IDF.
Brig.-Gen. Eli Ben Meir announces sudden resignation after ongoing personal disputes with Military Intelligence chief.
The Skystar aerostats are used by militaries for intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and communications, as well as counter- IED missions.
There are currently about 100 haredi soldiers from Tomer on operational duty in the Samaria region at present, and another 150 in training including 60 who enlisted last week.
By JEREMY SHARON
"Revolutionary" new air defense system, designed to shoot down guided threats, will become operational at start of 2016.
The IDF Widows and Orphans Organization was established in 1991 with the aim of protecting and promoting the rights of IDF widows and orphans.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Three Israeli defense companies, including Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), will take part in the maintenance work.
Conscripts may use messaging service to check their status, photograph and send in forms
The IDF's chief rabbi, Brig.-Gen. Rafi Peretz, was reprimanded for approving the request without an adequate investigation, though the army source said Peretz did this in good faith.
Palestinian driver whose vehicle struck the man turned himself into the Palestinian police, claiming that it was an accident and that he had not intended to hit the man.
The Jewish Day of Atonement comes amid increased tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Radical elements in the haredi community have in the past few years waged a vitriolic campaign of incitement and harassment against haredi IDF officers.
Top former officials: Undoing reforms hurts legitimacy; Army: Current MAG’s independence, expertise matters more than rank on his shoulder
The defendants, 48-year-old Bashira Mahmoud and 21-year-old Amal Abu Salah, can be seen in video of the attack beating and stoning one of the wounded Syrian men.
Indictments for drug use make up 66 percent of all military indictments filed in 2014.
By MAARIV ONLINE
New report also faults defense establishment with insufficient cost cutting measures; Defense officials: Finance Ministry not honoring salary agreements.
For the sixth day in a row on Tuesday, Israelis experienced the scorching temperatures of a brutal summer heat wave.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,SHARON UDASIN
Newly available land will be sold by Israel Land Authority as housing real estate.
Defense establishment continues public campaign against call to cut IDF budget.
Commission calls to cut pensions for IDF’s non-combatant officers, sees budget goal of 59 b; recommends to reduce male service to 2 years; 11% personnel cuts.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Lawyer: IDF MAG fooled by recording.
Handwritten notes between Peres and Rabin among newly-released documents.
"In the IDF, there is room for everyone," IDF Spokesman Almoz says.
The IDF stated that the soldier's actions were not in keeping with the army's expectations of cadets in its officer's course.
In the clip, the tank is seen tilting on its side as it descends on a steep incline before finally landing on its turret. Nobody was injured as a result of the accident.
Field hospital can treat 200 patients a day; Search and rescue teams to search for trapped earthquake victims in rubble; 260 Israeli personnel to arrive in Nepal on Monday
Lyrics of Dylan's anti-war song "Masters of War" read at Remembrance Day ceremony at Oranim Academic College.
180 teams comprised of the best snipers in the IDF and Border Police take part in contest.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
IMI's Guided Mortar Munition can be guided by laser or GPS systems, has a range of 8 kilometers.
There is no existential threat to the Jewish state. Not even from Iran.
Ahead of likely budgetary shortage, security sources examining where cuts will be made in coming years; long-term development under threat.
After explosive device found near Gaza-Israel border, IDF's Southern Command runs drills.
Independence day ceremony at Mount Herzl annually recognizes outstanding citizens.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Some 200 factories produce parts for the Merkava and Namer across Israel, most of them located in peripheral areas, and employing around 10,000 employees.
‘When I hear them talk about what happened to them, I feel like they are telling my story’
Amid daily security incidents, Menashe territorial brigade tests responses to potential large-scale attacks.
IAF chief Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel cancelled the training after learning of the incidents, which included a near miss involving two fighter jets.
The IDF set up the Depth Command in 2012, in a process overseen by the current chief of staff, Eisenkot.
After "near miss," other undisclosed incidents, IAF chief Eshel shuts down training to refresh safety protocol.
C4i Corps Hoshen Unit has created a military-wide combat network, "faces new threats every morning," source says.
Each plane will cost 110 million dollar according to contract; Israel has bought 33 jets so far.
8200 EISP (Entrepreneurship and Innovation Support Program), is the first and only accelerator in Israel that is a nonprofit organization.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Israel strengthening ties, expanding technological collaboration with India, "a country with exceptional R&D capabilities."
The move will enable younger major generals to replace them in 2016.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
As the Merkava III tank celebrates 25 years in use, its crews still describe it as every bit as relevant today as it was when it entered service.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Security source: Moscow setting up air strike capabilities; Iran sent IRGC ground force; ISIS is threatening to take Damascus.
More F-35 fighter jets and increased funding for the development of defense systems may be part of increased US defense package.
So long as Iran continues to call for Israel's destruction, the defense establishment will not stop developing means to attack its nuclear program
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
Hoping to encourage more religious officers, the mechina prepped for what the IDF calls “a full and meaningful army service.”
By GIL TROY