Netanyahu’s office denies stalling on building coalition
BDS movement looking to ‘hold Israel accountable’ over South African visa denial
Netanyahu prepared to crush High Court, undermine foundations of democracy, Gal-On says
Court gives former Bat Yam mayor Lahiani 8 months jail time on state appeal
Researchers map human brain with GPS-like system
Hadassah resumes liver transplants
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
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Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
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11 Israelis remain unaccounted for in quake-hit Nepal amid reports of violence from locals
IDF aid planes land in Nepal, rescue teams to begin searches, set up field hospital
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The cell attacked the Elisha academy and the adjacent Halamish settlement, in the Binyamin region.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
US report, with lawyers given inside access to IDF operations, could impact International Criminal Court report on Gaza War.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
"As the threats from our enemies to destroy our homeland grow, our determination to defend our homeland grows."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,YOSSI MELMAN
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.
By YOSSI MELMAN
No soldiers hurt in incident, IDF searches for vehicle in nearby village.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
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 IDF prosecutor said during the sentencing hearing that Kawasame did not see the boys as human and killed them because they were Jews.
2014 was a good year for Israel from a military standpoint, but a number of threats still remain.
Expert tells ‘Post’: Exercises are efforts to repair group’s military infrastructure.
Assailants stoned vehicle in West Bank.
Of the 22 soldiers, 16 went missing during the Yom Kippur War, two during the War of Attrition and four during the Six Day War.
Terrorism finance money was seized, and security forces arrested seven suspects.
The IDF Spokesman's Unit said that approximately 80 protesters hurled rocks at security forces, who responded with riot dispersal means.
Minister seen clutching his chest before collapsing; disturbances break out in Kalandia.
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.
1 suspect hit, cell flees back into Lebanon; Lebanese media say Lebanese army soldier injured by IDF fire.
Alarms send residents running for shelter in Eshkol Regional Council; IDF won't confirm report that rocket tests in Gaza set off the sirens.
Defense minister says cabinet did debate the question of re-occupying Gaza, but decided such a step was not necessary.
The results of an anti-missile system test are clear immediately: either it intercepts its target or it does not.
Chief Military Prosecutor opens 2 criminal investigations into IDF actions during Gaza war, senior army sources say.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Defense minister says Israel should look for a diplomatic process "outside of the box" before withdrawing from West Bank, mentioning new-found strategic interests shared with moderate Arab states.
By NIV ELIS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Shalev was injured during operational activity in southern Gaza on July 23; he passed away at Rambam Medical Center in Haifa.
Intégrer l’unité de reconnaissance des blindés de Tsahal n’est pas chose aisée. Pour devenir les yeux et les oreilles de l’armée, seuls les meilleurs seront sélectionnés
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
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.
The army said that 15 soldiers took their own lives, which is slightly more than double the number of suicides from 2013.
A bombshell has fallen within the ranks, turning military commanders and lawyers against each other on a possibly unprecedented level.
Shekem kiosks of old undergo rebranding, expansion after 67 years to "keep up with modern marketing trends."
He was transported to Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon for treatment and released after undergoing a series of check-ups.
2012 tragedy took the life of 20-year-old Hila Betzaleli during rehearsals for annual Independence Day ceremony.
According to the State Comptroller report, so little progress was being made on the issue that in March 2012 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu personally intervened.
Amid heightened tensions, IDF to deploy anti-rocket batteries.
Lt.-Col. Liran Hajbi’s actions were found to contain “failings that do not match up with the norms and values of the IDF,” the army said in a statement.
Gantz, who will be replaced by Maj.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot in February after a four-year term as chief of staff, expressed confidence that his successor knows how to deal with future challenges.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The officer, who is 40, told the youth that he was only 37-years-old, and asked that he be referred to as “the officer.”
President Reuven Rivlin sends youngsters on a mission, in search of IDF heroes.
The new defense system, built to intercept short-range to medium-range rockets and missiles, has three times the coverage range of the Iron Dome.
MK Yisrael Hasson (Kadima) wondered why the IDF even counts people who wear kippahs, asking if they also count redheads and people with mustaches.
Israel Radio reports that IDF commander allowed kids aged 10-15 to fire weapons, including a sniper rifle and a machine gun, at makeshift shooting range.
Likud minister Livnat says letter by intelligence reservists refusing to serve is a well-funded left-wing extremist campaign; Meretz calls to end "occupation," calls objectors courageous.
Brig.-Gen. Moti Almoz says disciplinary measures against reservists from elite intelligence unit 8200 who published letter against IDF conduct in West Bank will be "loud and clear."
3 suspects suspected of approaching an as yet unidentified construction site, handcuffing the workers at gun point and stealing their money and property.
Defense minister says "special relations" in place between Pentagon and Defense Ministry; says Middle East a tough neighborhood experiencing chronic instability.
"This is the minimum the country can do for the many reservists who left their lives behind…to defend the State of Israel," Knesset c'tee says.
Bright young man, devoted son, talented writer, American lone soldier David Gordon will be missed by many.
By NOA AMOUYAL
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New book: Only you will understand
Organization pairs disabled American and Israeli soldiers in emotional and spiritual recovery program.