04.29.2016 | 21 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
IDF soldier who shot subdued Palestinian driven by 'twisted ideology'
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
In Depth: ZAKA founder explains why Haredim entering the workforce is a Torah value
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
After claiming Hitler was Zionist, ex-London mayor refuses to back down
'I'm ashamed I did nothing to stop injustice,' ex-Nazi SS officer says
Former Nazi guard expected to break silence at German trial
Potential Jewish NFL pick chooses latkes all year long
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
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
"Nisman didn't have an accident. He didn't commit suicide. They murdered him."
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
A fifth American is also released by Iran in a separate agreement.
By MICHAEL WILNER
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.
"We must develop a parallel agreement in which we, along with the Americans, establish a course of action to be taken if the Iranians violate the agreement and return to the nuclear threshold."
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 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.
It is Herzi Halevy's first US trip since being appointed in September.
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.
Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi's selection comes in light of reports that Ayatollah Khameini was hospitalized in critical condition.
"He carries about his work very normally. His business is as usual, work as usual."
The Middle East has become the world's largest regional market for weapons amid turmoil as Russia faces sales dip due to sanctions.
Iran’s Mahan Air made its first flight from Tehran to Sanaa on Sunday under the new civil aviation agreement; Drone attack in Yemen kills suspected al Qaeda militants - sources
Anonymous campaign sparks curiosity in Tel Aviv.
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
Whether by intention or not, the American public needs to see this speech for what it was: an ally, perhaps representing other allies, calling America to take back the driver’s seat.
By DAN FEFERMAN
Iranian society and its civil movement are very vibrant and active.
By MEHDI AMINI