06.25.2016 | 19 Sivan, 5776
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called to poison Palestinian water
Reflections: My Gaza war
Democratic platform drafters align on Israeli-Palestinian stance
Netanyahu slams Abbas ‘blood libel’ as he flies to Rome in new diplomatic push
'Mossad and Shin Bet chiefs all turn into leftists,' coalition chairman says
Israel grants first Darfuri refugee status, after year of legal battles
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High school sweethearts
British ambassador: UK's relationship with Israel won't change significantly
Why did the IDF release 61-year-old secret documents only now?
Rwanda looks to Israel as model of how to persevere after genocide
Dining: A bonanza for Bindella
Dining: A popular hot spot
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Think Again: Suffering in silence no longer
Thoughts to Ponder: The Kotel - Have we gone mad?
In Plain Language: The song of the wandering Jew
The Human Spirit: Spotlight
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Israeli NGO threatens to sue Boeing over deal with Iran
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Ex-prostitute alleges Orthodox businessmen mistreated her on ‘mile high’ NYPD job
Seeing it as it really is
Rabbi who converted Ivanka Trump slams Israeli rabbinate's 'cruel' rejection of US convert
From Jewish schools to churches, Brits vote on EU referendum
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
This week in 60 seconds: The defense minister gets a new vehicle
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
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‘The Last Witnesses’
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What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
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Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
Up Close: The first renovation of the Church of the Nativity in modern times
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
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
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
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In a recent TV interview translated by MEMRI, Sunni cleric Sheikh Ahmad Al-Kubeisi said that ISIS was an asset in the hands of Netanyahu.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Head of the Counter-Terrorism Bureau in Netanyahu's office: "More than a few dozen, but not more than 100" Israeli Arabs had joined Islamic State's ranks."
Syrian Army forces confiscated Wednesday morning a vehicle that was coming from the Daraa eastern suburbs, on its way to ISIS forces, containing Israeli-made mines.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
There have been multiple reports of ISIS using chemical weapons in battle.
By HANNAH BROAD
“The phenomenon of Arabs joining Islamic State represents the outcome of several causes, with the first being the strengthening of the northern faction of the Islamic Movement,” says scholar.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
On Easter weekend, Christian communities are facing a stark reality throughout the region. Numbers have fallen to a few hundred thousand from about 1.5 million before the US-led invasion in 2003.
Malia Bouattia courted controversy after stating that Palestinian violence was the most effective way to end the conflict with Israel and later failed to condemn ISIS as a terror organization.
The Turkish Jewish community has reportedly contacted government authorities in the wake of a report on an "imminent" attack by the terrorist group.
By SAM SOKOL
Report cites information allegedly obtained by intelligence officials from arrested ISIS operatives regarding "an imminent" attack.
US officials have cautioned that they had no conclusive evidence of any direct connection with ISIS or any other foreign extremist group.
Rare remarks by Patrick Calvar, the head of France's DGSI internal intelligence agency, to the parliament's defense committee spelled out "a new form of attack."
Police have found evidence that Italian organized crime, which has long controlled most of the country's illegal drug supply, and "suspected terrorists" in North Africa are trafficking hash together.
During investigations, Mohamed Abrini, who claims to be "the man in the hat" says waiting halls with passengers flying to Israel, Russia and the US had been chosen as targets in the attack.
There have been more than 11,500 air strikes so far against Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, and the coalition has killed or captured several key leaders in the group.
The French Interior Ministry denies knowledge of report.
An EU official said the person was Najim Laachraoui.
According to British media, Labour activist Bob Campbell accused Israel of standing behind the terrorist group in a Facebook post a day after the attacks in Brussels last week.
The European Broadcasting Union's guidelines on spectator conduct includes an 'official flag policy.'
As part of its “cyber bomb,” the US has placed implants within ISIS’s networks so it can mimic their behaviors and orders.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
There have been multiple reports of ISIS using chemical weapons in battle in Syria.
The controversial tactic consists of firing a warning missile above or near an intended target, to give residents time to flee before the real strike.
Major-General Yair Golan, deputy commander of the Israeli armed forces, said in a briefing that the countries were working with Israel as they try to beat back Islamic State.
The West is hypocritical for going to war with ISIS.
By NOGA TARNOPOLSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
Defendants are 24 and 48-years-old.
Authorities banned the march, citing security concerns and riot police fired tear gas and rubber pellets to disperse around 50 people who turned up.
The car exploded a few hundred meters from Rakban camp in a desolate eastern area of the country.
Mosul is Iraq's largest northern city and Islamic State's de facto capital in the country.
'Mini ISIS', a daily show broadcast in Egypt after the fast-breaking Iftar meal, allegedly promotes ISIS propaganda.
According to the terror organization, satellite TV channels are administered by "apostates who spread lies and distort the image of Islam."
ISIS is turning its focus away from building a caliphate and gaining more territory,
and instead looking to carry out terrorist attacks against its enemies on the battlefield
The document was allegedly issued in May by ISIS' Fallujah province and was recently obtained by the Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Units in the city of Karamah.
On paper, Islamic State's loss of territory, money and recruits would seem to demonstrate significant progress by the US-led coalition. But wars aren't fought on paper.
By COLIN P. CLARKE,CHAD C. SERENA,REUTERS
A new audio message purporting to be from ISIS spokesman Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani calls on followers of the militant group to launch attacks on the US and Europe during the Islamic holy month.
Unsealing the case could allow the US Justice Department to make public details of why the man turned against Islamic State.
Jewish state threatened by group’s advance toward its borders, Islamic State says.
It is not the first time Iraq has demanded that Jordan extradite Hussein's daughter, who has been living in Amman since 2003, when American forces occupied Iraq and toppled her father's regime.
ISIS terrorists in the Philippines have carried out attacks against the Philippine army previously, but this is the first time ISIS' "Philippine province" has claimed responsibility for an attack.
Egypt's religious authority issued a fatwa stating that ripping out human organs from a live captive to transplant them in another body is prohibited, whether or not it endangers someone's life.
The latest graves found contained the remains of at least 40 people.
According to the report, the Saudi police, in collaboration with the Kingdom's security forces, besieged Wadi Numan, a Mecca suburb, where a group of five ISIS fighters had been hiding.
In a press conference that took place on Wednesday, the commander of the Border Guard announced that his forces captured a homing pigeon sent by ISIS fighters in Iraq.
Suicide belt-clad children threaten of terror attack in chilling new video published by extremist group.
ISIS claims the military officials named were directly involved in attacks in Syria and Iraq.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The radical terrorist group has now apparently turned to the tropical white sands and crystal blue waters of the Caribbean to enlist new operatives.
Terrorist group upped attacks in Iraq and Syria – IHS Jane’s researchers.
Iraqi-born Saga al-Dulaimi, who escaped from marriage to the infamous leader of ISIS, recounts to Swedish media of her life with one of the world's most wanted terrorists.
The US-led coalition has targeted Islamic State's financial infrastructure, using air strikes to reduce its ability to extract, refine and transport oil.
The four arrested Thursday include a man and wife living near Lake Como.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The video shows ISIS forces leaving the town in a mass convoy of vehicles, while several Syrian Arab Army helicopters fly above them to assure their safe withdrawal.
Islamic State claimed responsibility for the killing of the professor for "calling to atheism," the US-based SITE monitoring service said quoting the militant group's Amaq Agency.
The girl, along with her 17-year-old aunt had been held prisoner by members of the terrorist organization for four months before they managed to escape.
A video shared online by Amaq says the plane was shot down by the jihadist group on Friday.
Grand jury in federal court in Massachusetts added conspiracy to commit acts of terrorism transcending national boundaries to the charges.
NATO security chiefs say there is 'justified concern' that Islamic State militants are actively working to obtain nuclear, radiological and biological materials.
“The Islamic State is still a force in the region, but, this drop in revenue is a significant figure and will increase the challenge for the group to run its territory in the long term,” expert says.
According to Alsumaria news, an Iraqi news site, the terror organization shattered in the past few days Adad gate, which was part of the northern sector of the Acropolis walls of ancient Nineveh.
ISIS-affiliated media claim to show takeover of parts of the Yarmouk Palestinian camp which has mostly been under the control of al Nusra Front for a year.
Washington has spent vastly more on the war than on reconstruction.
The ISIS-affiliated news agency, Amaq, reported Monday that "a security detachment that belongs to ISIS shot yesterday the journalist Zaher al-Shurqat, who anchors anti-ISIS TV programs."
The meeting, set for Wednesday, comes as the administration weighs a plan to up the number of US special operations forces deployed to Syria to try to advance recent gains against ISIS.
No further details were provided on the nature of the killings.
Moscow’s support making critical difference for Assad regime, Middle East expert Joshua Landis tells ‘Post.’
Ambassador Vitaly Churkin says plundered antiquities were largely smuggled through Turkish territory.
By LOUIS CHARBONNEAU/REUTERS
According to CNN, the Obama administration is examining the relocation of US and international peacekeeping forces from a base in the volatile northern Sinai to areas in the peninsula's south.
Iraqi officials say they will retake Mosul this year, the city which is by far the largest population center controlled by the jihadists.
“The bottom line is that Islamic State has found the perfect storm from where to hunker down and build its power away from the main stage in Syria and Iraq,” expert says
Iraq’s ill-fated Mosul offensive is symbolic of the country’s problems.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In a video released on the Facebook page of the Iraqi social media campaign, "Fallujah is dying of hunger," the woman demands from the world: "save us from ISIS or bomb us with chemical weapons."
The claim of responsibility read: "The Caliphate's soldiers managed to explode two vehicles of the Russian army in Kaspiysk, eastern Dagestan, thereby killing ten soldiers."
Palestinian reports suggest that a special unit of the Kassam Brigades, Hamas’ military wing, headed secretly to Sinai on Friday, in order to kidnap and return to Gaza one of its members.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights described the Syrian army offensive as the heaviest assault yet in a three-week campaign.
Abd ar-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli is believed to have been killed in a US air strike, US media outlets said.
The four suspects were indicted for collecting money for attacks to be carried out in Israel, as well as for attempting to leave Israel illegally to join ISIS.
By ROSIE PERPER
A monitoring group said the fighting was still outside the city, after a rapid advance the day before brought the army and its allies right up to its outskirts.
ISIS claims responsibility for Brussels close to group
By REUTERS,MAAYAN GROISMAN
After the first explosion in Zaventem airport, Islamic State's supporters created on Twitter the hashtag "Brussels is on fire" to express their happiness in light of the attack.
Recent ISIS publication calls for attacking “Jews and their allies wherever they find them.”
In a statement released Sunday, the organization claimed: "the United States increasingly intervenes in Iraq's issues with its presence in the Iraqi joint operations command."
It was Erdogan who ended the peace talks with the Kurds, declared war on the PKK, and joined the coalition against ISIS. Now he finds himself in an all-out war across three fronts.
By YOSSI MELMAN
US secretary of state says extremist group's crimes against humanity include ethnic cleaning of regional minorities such as Christians, Yazidis.
The ISIS announcement came shortly after Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Monday that Russia will start withdrawing a main part of its forces in Syria.
Khalil Salakh a-Sayeed left Israel three years ago to join an anti-Bashar al-Assad Islamist organization.
The residents of Taza in northern Iraq have suffered immensely at the hands of ISIS. ISIS prolonged campaign of shelling has led to the death of a two-year-old girl and has wounded 370 others.
By MAARIV ONLINE
The man, who called himself Abu Hamed, handed over the memory stick during a meeting at an undisclosed location in Turkey, according to the Sky News report.
What she didn't know is that the assassin she hired was in fact an undercover police officer.
You must educate yourself about genocide, demand justice for victims and ask hard questions about how it happened under our noses.
Israel must fight for democracy and support the Syrian Kurds
By MACER GIFFORD
This war is being waged in order to defeat ISIS and to create a new situation in the Middle East but it is also a war for hegemony and control of the area.
By NOAM TIBON
Turkey’s borders with Syria and Iraq run some 800 km.
By DEAN C. ALEXANDER AND MEHMET NESIP OGUN
UN peacekeepers in the Golan, a few of whom I met and chatted with, look like they are holidaying while in Israeli territory. Their unfortunate comrades over in Syria were kidnapped by jihadis.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Christian communities, which like the Jews, predate Islam, are being targeted for eradication.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The entire world is being held hostage to violence by a lunatic organization intent upon world domination.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
An entire range of economic steps is desperately needed to fundamentally change the situation in the Middle East in a way that will strengthen stable governments and make it harder for terrorists.
Democratic presidential candidate sought to address conference remotely, but lobby group turned him down.
By ROSIE PERPER,JTA