07.30.2016 | 24 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinian Authority President making laws by decree, highlighting problems
Golan Druse leader disputes UN statement on ‘hardship of occupation’
South African NGO brings together Palestinian factions for unity talks
Nasrallah: Israeli-Saudi relations worst development in Arab sphere
Red Sea Jazz Festival goes blues and white
The Searchers still on ‘needles and pins’
Defeating Islamic State: On the frontline with the Peshmerga
Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses
Knesset caucus to help English-speaking olim
Don’t know much about history: The battle over educating Israel's ultra-Orthodox
Netanyahu likely to attend summit in Nigeria by end of year
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
Atzili, Beitar visit Latvia • Mac TA takes on Pandurii
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Guilty party
The great ‘shtadlan’: Josel of Rosheim takes on Martin Luther
Lied big time
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
Celebrities jump on board to save Jewish mother's life
US Jewish machers meet Mideast mavens
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
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Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
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
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.
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.”
"They always try to slander the state of Israel and undermine its foundation," foreign minister says.
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.
By HERB KEINON
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.
Iran may be serious about a nuclear deal that ends its pariah status and the crippling sanctions. But it has been maximizing its strength across the Middle East.
Steinitz, in France to influence Iran deal, says until agreement is completed "we will point to specific loopholes and difficulties."
Bill requires Obama to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran for Congress' approval.
Obama says nuclear deal a reasonable, if fleeting opportunity for peace, in message to the Iranian people marking the Persian new year.
There are fears that the case could harm relations between the two countries if the US were to provide information while Israel refused.
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