08.30.2016 | 26 Av, 5776
IDF razes home of PA security member involved in deadly shooting of Rabbi Mark
Report: Liberman won't do deal with Hamas for IDF soldiers' bodies
Amnesty International calls on Israel to ensure free trial for World Vision staffer
UN official: Sussiya demolition would be sign of Israeli annexation goals
PM gives ultra-Orthodox a say in Shabbat work
The Jerusalem Post's top 5 stories of August 30
Israeli student filmmaker’s documentary to enter Oscar race
Bill would cancel national service volunteers for foreign government-funded NGOs
Knesset-Finance Ministry row over Economic Arrangements Bill rears its head again
Ex Mossad chief: Israel's biggest threat is potential civil war, not Iran
Theater Review: Shush, She's Sleeping
Artist hopes to share his nude art, save Dead Sea in return to Israel
Israeli directors win MTV award for Coldplay’s ‘Up&Up’ music video
Israeli Olympic medalist raises over $50,000 for charity in eBay auction
Israel sets roster for Brooklyn World Baseball Classic Qualifier
Dramatic draw for Beitar, Mac TA triumphs
Israeli, Jewish players make waves in tournament before the main event
Intel debuts Israeli-developed 7th generation chips
Israeli-Chinese hardware incubator launches in Tel Aviv
New safety-tested US generic baby formula introduced to Israeli market
Animals from Gaza's ‘worst zoo in the world’ reach their new homes
Cellphones distract kids crossing the street, says study
Allergy season will soon blow our way as we blow our noses
Israeli and US researchers: Many elderly unwilling to ‘retire’ from sexuality
Measuring oceans of activity in one drop of water
As summer draws to a close, beaches still plagued by garbage
Agriculture Ministry, Parents Forum team up for healthy eating campaign
Water scarce West Bank to receive short-term boost in supply
Israelis seem blind to the seriousness of BDS
Our world: The end of Mahmoud Abbas
Analysis: What if no one wants to win the Syrian war?
'Iran's rapid deployment of S-300 to Fordow reveals importance of site'
Confiscated ISIS documents provide glimpse into terror group's inner workings
Voting on October 8 to take place in relatively few Palestinian locales
Israeli who dealt arms to Iran to be extradited to US
US drone enters Iran's airspace, leaves after warning
Iran deploys latest long-range missile system at nuclear facility
Top Iranian admiral: US lacks the power to confront Iran militarily
Turkey, US-led coalition launch large-scale border offensive against ISIS
Iran talks up Russia cooperation, predicts Islamic State's downfall
Exclusive: The Sunni tribe that survived a two-year Islamic State siege in Iraq
Philly woman turns swastika graffiti into artwork
When a Jewish Holocaust survivor ‘pissed’ on Hitler’s henchman
Record number of Jewish lawmakers sworn in to Australian Parliament
Brussels Airlines rescinds ban on Israeli snack made in settlement
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Israeli start-up turns waste into cooking gas
Mobileye, Delphi partner to jump-start fully automated driving
White nationalist David Duke robocalls for Trump, throws Beyoncé shade
Jewish GOP billionaire abandons Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump
Trump bashes Clinton for calling ex-KKK member her 'mentor'
Did Sheldon Adelson convince Trump to be more humble?
Grapevine: UK politicians salute haredim in hi-tech
A tale of two ‘White Houses’ in Tel Aviv
Easy, breezy Scotland
Mom and Dad are cousins: Online humor provides escape for Israelis
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Norwegian politician rebuked for playing Pokemon Go during defense hearing
Aly Raisman finishes the Olympics with an NFL date
Conspiracies run amok after Ivanka Trump spotted with rumored Putin girlfriend
Photos of cat making Nazi salute land Austrian man in jail
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
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Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
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Corridors Of Power: Prepare yourself for a surprise audit
This week in Jerusalem: Happy birthday to the light rail
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Consumers: Shaken – and restored – confidence in obtaining refunds
Tel Aviv Light Rail: What a difference a year makes
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Ratifying the Jewish state
Special envoy to the UN calls for immediate halt of aid money to Gaza
Olympiyaar Forest Olympics Conclude a Year of Volunteering
Kanim Trail in Adulam Park Dedicated in Memory of Alex Moïse
International Clean Up Day in Israel 2016
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President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
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Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
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Arava Open Day 2016
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The German Ambassador said the deal did not try to “influence Iran’s regional policies or change the character of the regime."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps on Wednesday announced that it had launched two additional missiles – which it claims are “capable of reaching Israel.”
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Nisman was found in his apartment with a bullet in his head and a pistol by his side, just before he was due to testify to the Argentine congress about his findings.
Upwards of 20,000 Jews live in the Islamic Republic of Iran today.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The concert was announced earlier this week and had been planned for later this year.
"It reminds me of the economy and industry of the 'Third Reich," said the vice president of Europe's Jewish Congress.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Anti-Semitic discourse is greater now than it was during Ahmadinejad’s rule, says Hebrew University professor
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Le consensus de Lausanne sur le programme nucléaire iranien va-t-il se transformer en un accord global et définitif ? Rien n’est encore tranché
By YOSSI MELMAN
Only six months since implementation, special interests are quick to judge the 15-year agreement.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Has Iran complied? Has the West? From what we know, all sides are abiding by the agreement. But we are in early stages yet.
A fifth American is also released by Iran in a separate agreement.
GCC security chiefs to convene at White House, and later at Camp David; Nuke talks resuming in Vienna.
Iranian negotiator denies discussion of 2-3 page nuclear deal, according to local media.
The document would include the maximum number and types of uranium enrichment centrifuges Iran could operate, the size of uranium stockpiles, and type of atomic research Iran can conduct.
With or without nuclear weapons, the dramatic developments in Yemen and the soft and insufficient response of the US, EU pave the way for Iran to become a regional superpower.
In highly unusual statement, Defense Ministry says lessons of failed 1938 agreement with Nazi Germany "also hold true for Iran."
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
The two were friendly and collegial when they first sat down, Spiro said.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Three years ago, the state enacted legislation mandating identification of persons or entities that invest more than $20 million in goods, services or credit in the Iranian energy sector.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The speaker also wrote to all 120 MKs, asking them to join a coordinated social media campaign on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, to express their disgust at Holocaust denial.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Non-Jewish Iranian exiles tour West Bank.
The source of the billboard is still unclear, though some speculate it could be tied to an upcoming art exhibit in Jerusalem.
By ROSIE PERPER
"Israelis do not like leakers, snitches or scheming politicians."
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Just 22% trust Obama with their security, poll finds.
The former senator also called for President Obama to order construction of new American Embassy in Jerusalem, calling its absence an "anomaly."
By LAURA KELLY
According to report, Iran delivered 14.75 million cubic meters of crude oil at a value $450 million to Israel’s Trans-Asiatic Oil Ltd.
Efraim Halevy calls Israel "indestructible."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"One thing does not change, the slogan of 'death to Israel' that is scrawled on the missiles."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Obama warned Republican lawmakers not to "prejudge" the agreement or "try to use a procedural argument essentially to screw up the possibility of a deal."
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Israeli UN envoy: “This contest legitimizes Holocaust denial and encourages Holocaust deniers to continue their incitement.”
Israeli Supreme Court rules that Eli Cohen's extradition for illegally exporting weapons to the Islamic Republic be upheld.
Gold: Arab leaders are “laying out a case against Iranian actions, and we are seeing it expressed over and over by Arab leaders.”
By HERB KEINON
Iran's deal to import Russia's S-300 was put on hold amid international sanctions in 2010, prompting the Islamic Republic to develop its own missile defense system.
Defense Minister: "The Russians offered us the option to purchase S-400 air defense, but we rejected the offer."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Reports of a link "are completely false," State Department spokesperson John Kirby said on Wednesday.
Shurat HaDin not threatening Airbus, which also recently announced plans to sell planes to Iran.
2,000 kilometer range would put Israel in ballistic missile's striking distance.
United Against Nuclear Iran objects to promoting business to the Islamic Republic while ignoring the county’s support for terrorism and its belligerent behavior.
Bahrain broke off formal relations with Iran in January of this year.
Western officials say that although the launches went against 2231, they were not a violation of the core nuclear agreement.
The ballistic missile test was intended "to show Iran's deterrent power and also the Islamic Republic's ability to confront any threat against the Islamic Revolution."
The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) branded Hezbollah a terrorist organization on Wednesday, opening up the possibility of further sanctions against the group.
Dr. Ephraim Asculai releases book with accounts of Israeli Atomic Energy Commission’s early days.
The report said that the incident occurred on the third day of naval excises being conducted off the Persian Gulf, but did not specify the date of the event nor the name of the US carrier.
With wind at its back because of the newly gained international legitimacy and sanctions removal, Tehran could more aggressively push its sectarian agenda in the region.
Supreme leader: Be careful – comments made by some American politicians in past few days are suspicious.
An IAEA report shows that Iran was lying about its military nuclear program, but the deal continues.
Tehran denies having any military forces in Syria, but says it has dispatched advisers to help Assad's army fight "terrorist groups." Hezbollah has not published a figure for its losses.
Stop the Bomb, an organization that was founded in Austria in 2007 and that opposes the Iranian government, sharply criticized Fischer.
As Tehran uses the post-sanctions windfall to finance advanced weapons and terror networks for Assad, Hezbollah and other allies, the violence will increase, as will the exodus from Syria.
Undecided lawmakers plan announcements as advocates, opponents plot their final moves ahead of showdown on Capitol Hill
Rezaian, Tehran bureau chief for the Washington Post, was detained on July 22, 2014 and imprisoned for nine months without charges.
The most recent verdict came as the world awaits news regarding the fate of Jason Rezaian, a reporter for the Washington Post held in Iran for more over a year on espionage charges.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Buchanan said that the deal was going through, and that Republican leadership conceded as much.
Re-examining the political landscape in light of the Iran deal, the PA must play a double game in order to keep all options on the table.
By GIDEON GOREN
Russia had previously agreed to ban the sale under pressure from the US; Israel has pushed Moscow not to send the advanced weapons system to Iran.
Rezaian has reportedly developed a litany of health problems resulting from full-day interrogations, months in solitary confinement.
The rapprochement between Iran and the PA comes amid reports of mounting tensions between Tehran and Hamas.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The agreement, a major initiative for both US President Barack Obama and Iran's pragmatic President Hassan Rouhani, has been met with resistance from hardliners in both countries.
Director General of the Foreign Ministry claimed that Israel's interests and those of countries like Saudi Arabia, are aligned against those of Iran.
For decades, Germany was Iran's biggest trading partner in Europe. Last year, German exports to Iran rose to 2.4 billion euros in anticipation that the sanctions might be eased
Iran is driven by ideology 'but when there is a clash between ideology and interests, and they have to pay a heavy price, they will reconsider their policy.'
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is supported by the US, Britain, France, Russia, China, Germany, and Iran, and will be endorsed by a resolution of the United Nations Security Council.
A glimpse into the final deal which was reached Tuesday morning.
Entering the very last moment of a long, critical hour, that final nuclear deal appeared just as elusive as it did seven days ago.
Three major sticking points obstructing world powers and Iran from making an historic nuclear deal appear to have been resolved.
On the battlefield, the Syrian military has been losing ground to insurgents who are edging closer to the coastal province of Latakia, an important government-held stronghold.
Top security officials admit that you cannot deter the enemy from its desire to equip itself; you can only try to deter it from using the weapons in its possession.
Israel's diplomatic efforts to keep Russia from selling the air defense system to Iran have failed to keep Moscow from worrying about its own interests.
Revolutionary Guards killed alleged terrorists in southeastern Iran.
Fathali's remarks mirror those of Hassan Nasrallah who called Riyadh's intervention "unjust, Saudi-American aggression," and blamed the House of Saud for "abandoning" the Palestinians.
While all sides agree they have been inching closer to a deal, there are major disagreements that have prevented a resolution.
Sanctions aimed at a single WTO member, like Iran, constitute discrimination and contradict the spirit of the entire organization.
By DAVID S. JONAS AND ELIZABETH URRUTIA
Consider the arguments made during the debate over the agreement. In every single case – with one possible exception we will get to later – the arguments have already been disproved.
By ELLIOTT ABRAMS
Over the years the Iranian narrative of Iran being “tolerant” of Jews has become louder.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Hollande enthusiastically welcomed Hassan Rouhani, president of the Holocaust-denying, genocidal Iranian regime.
By MEL ALEXENBERG
When a regime is obsessed with conspiracy theories about Jews, it is not only a threat to the Jewish people themselves, but to civilization itself.
By KEN JACOBSON
My first personal encounter with Iran left me surrounded by death and destruction.
By ARNOLD E. RESNICOFF
Not allowing America’s highest legislative body to even weigh in on what may be the foremost foreign policy agreement of our time makes a travesty of democracy.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
As an Israeli, I fear that we will soon be left with no choice but to tackle the Iranian threat alone.
By MICHAEL FREUND
Netanyahu’s battle has opened up deep divisions within the Jewish community that could take years to heal, if that.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
First of all, here’s what not to talk about. Don’t speak about peace. There’s hardly a Jew alive who hasn’t heard the litany of biblical and rabbinic sources on peace trotted out time and again.
By DANIEL GORDIS
Business interests will dominate and impede European countries from invoking snap-back sanctions.
With every passing day, opposition mounts against the woeful nuclear deal negotiated by the administration with the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism—the Islamic Republic of Iran.
By DR. BEN CARSON
The Western world is facing an unprecedented threat from a global eclipse of reason.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Reports, confirmed by National Security Adviser Susan Rice, have revealed two secret deals struck between the IAEA and Iran.
An updated list of the fictions peddled by the Obama administration in support of its pact with Iran.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
This is a bad agreement for the US, the EU and mankind, but far more importantly, it is a death warrant for Israel.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR