Deri poised to step down as MK Avraham Michaeli to take his place
Odeh: I do not put limits on the Palestinian struggle against 'occupation'
In light of tense situation, Netanyahu shortens trip to Germany
Meretz's Gal-On calls on Likud ministers at right-wing rally to step down
Acre Festival 2015 winners
Conversations with Simon Wiesenthal
A zest for life
Yellow-and-blue in upbeat mood despite Milano setback
Atzili leads Beitar to victory in Sakhnin
Soccer: Natcho doubtful for final Euro 2016 qualifiers
Tennis: Yoni Erlich back in the winner's circle
Protesters call for closure of nightclub where intoxicated woman filmed engaging in sex acts on bar
Incoming southern commander: Security reality is dynamic and explosive
Netanyahu's answer to Palestinian violence doesn't include new settlement construction
Pro-Palestinian demonstrators clash with police in Jaffa; 2 officers hurt
Bennett: The streets of Jerusalem should be peaceful like streets of Tel Aviv
UN chief condemns recent killings of Palestinians, without mention of Israeli terror victims
IDF investigation finds Palestinian youth accidentally shot in Monday riot
Report: Russian Jewish leader endorses aid to Assad
Germans give Hitler actor a warm welcome
Jewish journalist jailed in Austria over restitution squabble
A glimpse inside some of the most beautiful synagogues around the globe
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Sources: US enforcement of Iran arms embargo slipped during nuclear talks
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
ISIS vs. al-Qaida: Zawahiri says Baghdadi is not the leader of the Muslim world
'ISIS militants blow up ancient Arch of Triumph in Palmyra'
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Thousands of refugees in Jordan return to Syria
Russia hits ISIS targets in Syria, says will consider air strikes in Iraq
40 Syrian insurgent groups call on regional states to form alliance against Russia, Iran
How to cope with holiday’s excess calories and winter’s illnesses
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Facebook pegs Israeli satellite to provide African Internet
Israel to host first international 'Under 30' Forbes Summit
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Grapevine: Demos, kiddushes and videotape
Why is this Palestinian rioter wearing a Miri Regev t-shirt?
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
Is the Western Wall rabbi above the law?
Ending the Oslo paradigm
October 7: Wave of violence
In My Own Write: Blind eye to reality
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
THE GRAND NAHARIYA MARATHON RUN
An Inspirational Tale of the Nahariya Mean, Lean, Anglo-Olim Racing Team
A Call for Action After More Killings of Jews in Jerusalem!
Mahmoud Abbas Adds to Israel’s Isolation — Where and When Will It End?
Learning from mistakes
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
“WATCH: Highlights of 232 Olim Landing on the August 2015 Charter Flight”
Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.06.2015 | 23 Tishri, 5776
Israel does not want an escalation. Neither does Hamas. But each new rocket has the potential to send the situation spiraling out of control.
By YOSSI MELMAN
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.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"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.
By BEN HARTMAN
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.
Al-Khatib's case has struck a chord with the Palestinians and many internationally because it is rare that Palestinian female minors are arrested.
The IDF destroyed the last of the tunnels uncovered in the Gaza war on Monday, however Hamas continues to rebuild and improve what it knows is a vital strategic asset.
No soldiers hurt in incident, IDF searches for vehicle in nearby village.
The battalion has seized a large quantity of weapons and is facing growing attacks.
IDF chief says Israel can no longer rely on merely observing movement on the border above ground to anticipate attacks.
Cap. Yochai Kalangel and Sgt. Dor Haim Nini lost their lives in the attack on the Lebanese border.
Targeted vehicles were two kilometers away from the Lebanese border.
At least 22 shells fired from Israel hit open farmland in southern Lebanon close to the frontier, a Lebanese security source in the area said on Wednesday.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Netanyahu on Lebanon attack: I suggest those trying to challenge us in the North look at Gaza.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
"Hamas suffered the most serious blow since it was founded this past summer and the IDF is prepared to act on every front."
The defense establishment is being ultra-sensitive since an air strike on Sunday that killed 12 Hezbollah and Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps senior operatives near Quneitra, Syria.
A substantial change in the structure of the infantry will be made in the coming year, to increase the effectiveness of IDF attacks.
"We did not expect the outcome in terms of the stature of those killed - certainly not the Iranian general," Reuters quotes Israeli source as saying.
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.
By JEREMY SHARON
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.
Cpl. Michael Abonyi was on course for a long service in the US Marine Corps before doing an about turn and coming to Israel.
As many as 100,000 landmines laid during the 1950s and 1960s are estimated to be found in the Golan Heights; officer's condition unknown.
The Bokim Battalion is a part of the 401 Steel Tracks Armored Brigade, and worked throughout the ground offensive on a range of missions in the Gaza Strip.
Despite close cooperation, IDF and Shin Bet had clashed publicly in aftermath of Gaza war.
Maj. Yochai Kalangel leaves behind a wife and child; second soldier killed in attack, St.-Sgt. Dor Haim Nini laid to rest in his home-village of Shtulim.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,BEN HARTMAN
The move, which Yesh Atid estimates would cost NIS 1.2 billion - NIS 1.5 billion, would be a major increase for soldiers, who currently earn between NIS 400-800 a month.
By NIV ELIS
"City of training bases" will play pivotal role in shaping future of Negev.
By SHARON UDASIN
Former Southern Command Chief Maj.-Gen. Tal Russo to become new head of Depth Command.
After some 2,000 lithium batteries caught fire at the Sirkin military base in central Israel this December, the Environmental Protection Ministry is slamming the IDF.
100,000 new housing units to replace 10,000 square meters of military structures, estimates say.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New book: Only you will understand
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