Clashes break out in east Jerusalem, West Bank; Palestinians report teen shot
Swedish-Lebanese Hezbollah spy gets 18 month sentence for involvement in espionage against Israel
Nepalese woman stabbed in Jerusalem attack: 'Nobody was around to help me'
Palestinians stab two in separate Jerusalem attacks
Foreign Ministry creating new app
Netanyahu to meet world leaders in Paris Monday
Shimon Peres honored with ‘Diplomacy Award’
NGOs lodge appeal over policy for migrants denied refugee status
Israel suspends EU contact over peace process
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Comedy for Koby paves way for Seinfeld
Fleeing BDS, Belgian stage director brings a taste of Sex and the City to TA
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Maccabi Tel Aviv steamrolls back into first
Basketball: Late run secures Jerusalem's dramatic win at Hapoel Tel Aviv
Soccer: Beersheba back on track with easy win
Court set to hand down decision in brutal murder of Arab teen Abu Khdeir
South African mohel banned for life for botching bris
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
The ‘Kate Middleton effect’ reaches synagogue fashion
The international Shabbat Project involved more than a million Jews in 84 countries
Three killed, 9 injured in attack on Colorado abortion clinic
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
Paris attacks ignite resurgence in nationalism not seen since WWII
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
EU to begin accession talks with Turkey, offers cash to ease flow of migrants to Europe
'Russians in Syria don’t prevent Israel attacks,' expert says
For cash and EU membership talks, Turkey to help curb European migration
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Health Scan: When donor gets a good sleep, stem-cell transplant goes better
New Worlds: Information on dangers creates indifference
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
'Gas deal maintains regional stability and peace with Jordan and Egypt'
Israel's Leviathan, Egypt's Dolphinus to negotiate gas export deal
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Government approves NIS 100m. economic boost for Jerusalem
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
Lone soldiers from North America attend Thanksgiving dinner in Tel Aviv
This week in 60 seconds: Who woke up the Russian bear?
British Jewish students attempt to silence my mention of Israel
Religious pluralism, Jewish peoplehood and the Chief Rabbinate
New winds from the south
November 30: Black Friday
Hints of Unilateralism
Viewpoint: NGOs and the economic war
Viewpoint: Where labels lead
Commentary: ISIS close to home
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Will the USA Fall As Rome 700 Years Earlier?
Turkey-Russia Spat: What goes around....
If the region was not already unstable enough . . .
Orthodoxy, Truth, and Half-Belief
A trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
11.30.2015 | 18 Kislev, 5776
After daring to bring down a Russian passenger jet, the "Sinai branch" of ISIS has gained some self-confidence.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Mahmoud Al-Salfiti, who was active in al-Qaida, was convicted along with others for the kidnapping and murder of Italian activist and journalist Vittorio Arrigoni in 2011.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Overwhelming number of Israeli Arabs – 82% – agree that Islamic State is an extremist terrorist organization and that they, as Arabs, feel ashamed of it.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
MK Zahalka: Government ban is “stupid,” strengthens extremists, pushing people to ISIS.
Personnel at the Kerem Shalom Crossing with Gaza found the fabrics in an Israeli truck, adding that a variety of colored uniforms and patterns were found.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Islamic State media voices its support of the wave of Palestinian terrorist attacks against Israel.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Pro-Islamic State presence within the Palestinian territories should not be exaggerated, warns expert.
Iran ultimately poses bigger threat to world security than ISIS, says expert.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
US authorities have pursued, in all 50 states, a number of "lone wolf" plotters who were inspired by Islamic State's propaganda.
The latest threat comes one day after the militant group put out a video showing scenes of New York City, which suggested it was also a target.
Paris prosecutor says Abaaoud not arrested in police raid; 'Washington Post' report cites two intelligence officials on death of mastermind behind deadly attacks.
Hezbollah forces are fighting in Syria in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who is also a Moscow ally.
"It should be our common aim to coordinate our actions against Daesh and for sure the cooperation between the United States and Russia is a crucial one," Donald Tusk said
French attacker known for Islamist radicalization; One suspected attacker sought asylum in Serbia.
Islamic State releases an official statement.
In raid, law enforcement discovers 5 kilograms of explosives that were allegedly intended for an attack against Moscow's public transportation system.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"In light of the new threats, the entire national security network has been put on high alert," Russia's Anti-Terrorist Committee said in a statement.
As Islamic State expands its reach, Israel could again become a top priority.
By ELY KARMON
Libyan chaos spillover blamed for much of Mali’s instability, says Israeli expert on Africa.
Hollande vowed that his county will not give in, neither to fear nor to hatred, and will continue to defend democracy and the republican values.
By RINA BASSIST
The leaders differ over the fate of Syrian President Bashar Assad
Putin made the comment a day after Turkey shot down a Russian jet that cost the life of one pilot.
Samra Kesinovic, 17, who fled to Syria along with her friend Sabina Selimovic, was killed after she was caught attempting to flee Syria by ISIS henchmen.
Security efforts will be bolstered by a new counter-terrorism unit, Critical Response Command, that includes more heavily armed officers.
"We will take back land that they are currently in, we will cut off their financing, we will hunt down their leadership, we will dismantle their networks, and we will ultimately destroy them."
Authorities missed many "red flags" before Paris shootings.
Jesse Hughes of the band Eagles of Death Metal spoke to Vice in an interview that airs on its website next week.
Resolution calls "upon member states that have the capacity to do so to take all necessary measures on the territory under the control of ISIS."
French-Israeli MP Meyer Habib calls for free world to ‘put an end to jihad, once and for all’
By LAHAV HARKOV
"I am confident that if we stay steady, keep our heads in thinking creatively, but also being strong and committed to our fundamental values, we are going to defeat Daesh."
Netanyahu says Hamas ‘foment’ and ‘direct’ attacks against Israel from Turkey
By HERB KEINON
The United States, she said, should work with the coalition and with Syria's neighbors "to impose no-fly zones that will stop Assad from slaughtering civilians and the opposition from the air.
French authorities received an intelligence tip from foreign spy services regarding the whereabouts of the mastermind of last week's Paris atrocities, Abu Abdelhamid Abaaoud.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls told parliament that risk of non-conventional weapons exists.
"New Yorkers won't live in fear and people should continue to go to work, live their lives, and enjoy the greatest city in the world,” mayor De Blasio says.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
"The methods used by the Islamic State are much different than those of al-Qaida," 'Mr. Islam' Bernard Godard tells 'Post.'
Photo shows can of Schweppes Gold soft drink and what appears to be a detonator and switch on a blue background.
28-year-old of Moroccan origin, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, previously said he had been in homeland planning attacks with two others who had fought in Syria and who died in a Belgian police raid.
Authorities had taken seriously indications of a planned attack with explosives.
"The atrocious Paris attacks shows that scourge of terrorism can strike anywhere and any time," monarch says.
"We gained more territory. Daesch has less territory," says the US secretary of state.
"Until now, Arabs killed Arabs and Muslims killed Muslims, particularly in Iraq and Syria," Shabtai Shavit said. "But now they have decided to start killing infidels abroad."
By ARIK BENDER
"I'm hoping that this tragedy has the effect of galvanizing others as it has galvanized the French," Carter said.
If Islamic State had simply stuck to its Middle Eastern battles, it likely would have avoided a major Western military escalation.
Israel’s Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer links Paris attacks to the terror that Israel has been combating from Palestinian adversaries like Hamas.
By DAVID BRINN
Introducing a ground force would come at a steep cost and holding territory would require another decades-long American occupation, says Obama.
"These attacks cannot remain unpunished," masked man from collective says in video.
"We swear that we will strike America at its center in Washington," ISIS declares in new video.
“A Palestinian state will never be established in the heart of the Land of Israel,” says Bennett.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
According to a report, ISIS released a media campaign releasing a series of videos in support of terror attacks and encouraging Palestinians to carry out more.
"Our hearts go out to the French people and to all those who lost loved ones. We stand with you, united," UK Prime Minister David Cameron said.
One US official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Emwazi was likely dead, but cautioned that it was too soon to make any determination.
If his death is confirmed, it would be an important milestone in the US-led campaign against ISIS.
US secretary of state will travel to Vienna this week for negotiations on the conflict in Syria.
At least 43 people were killed and more than 240 wounded in the two suicide bomb blasts.
"Soon, very soon, the blood will spill like an ocean," ISIS threatens in revenge for airstrikes on its fighters in Syria.
“They know they will have to respond. It is not pleasant, but that is the price it pays for its intervention in Syria.” former Israeli ambassador to Russia and Ukraine tells Post.
The Assyrian Monitor for Human Rights said the captives had been returned to the town of Tel Tamer and that they were in good health.
If a bomb knocked Airbus A321 out of the sky, that would challenge Egypt's assertions that it had brought under control militants operating in the Sinai Peninsula.
In the clip, an ISIS operative alternates between Arabic and Russian in threatening to carry out more attacks against Russian targets.
In late October, Kurdish and US special forces liberated 68 of prisoners of extremist group held in Iraq.
Ten others wounded in blast allegedly targeting police in northern Sinai city of El Arish.
Jihadi group's statement appeals to ISIS members, especially those recruits who joined the group from abroad, and called on them to "recognize its [ISIS's] deviance, repent and leave it."
Jihadi militant in clip threatens "all the Jews" that the fundamentalist group will "come for you from across the world and we will slaughter you like sheep."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
If jihadi group is behind downing of Russian plane it would have "massive implications" for region, says Mideast expert; former Israeli ambassador to Egypt: ISIS responsibility "unlikely."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Northwestern town is strategic and symbolic prize; ISIS takeover in 2014 triggered air campaign.
Clashes also rage on the outskirts of Sadad, a nearby town mostly inhabited by Christians.
"President Obama has made a very strong and forceful and simple decision entirely in keeping with his originally stated policy that we must defeat and destroy Daesh," Kerry said.
Russia's transportation minister denies claim by terrorist group in Egypt alleging that its fighters shot down aircraft carrying over 200 people.
Washington says set to deploy small special ops force to norther Syria in coming weeks in open-ended mission.
"It will be a historic battle, for Raqqa first and Syria second."
Carter tells lawmakers US forces aim to intensify pressure on the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa in Syria and the Iraqi city of Ramadi.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The council says Kurdish Peshmerga and US forces released 69 hostages, although one American soldier died in the attack.
Ex British PM criticizes those who say Iraq War lead to Islamic State's creation.
“While it may lose territory in Iraq it will be hard fought and will be far more difficult to displace from major urban centers such as Mosul and Falluja."
Amid crackdown on Islamic dissidents, many of the country's lawyers are also finding themselves on the wrong side of the law.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Sunni Islamists have regularly infiltrated Lebanon's border with Syria in the north during its neighbor's 4-year-old civil war, clashing with both Shi'ite Hezbollah and the Lebanese army.
An Islamic State fighter reached by telephone said he could not confirm whether Baghdadi had been in a convoy that was struck, but said the group would fight on whatever his fate.
Israeli cyber security expert: Intercepting stealth communication is "almost impossible" in mainstream social networking services.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Members of the group "Bearded Villains" taking photo with organization's flag are mistaken for ISIS activists.
A cowering America is dispatching memos abroad to instruct citizens to take cover.
"Let us state a fundamental truth: There is no legitimate reason to attack innocent men, women and children who have no military value."
By EFRAIM A. COHEN
"ISIS, not ISIL!"
By FRANCK SALAMEH
"There are various interpretations that might be made, but the most compelling is that IS has been weakened by international coalition air-strikes."
By AFSHIN ISMAELI
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
"If Israel is to survive as the nation-state of the Jewish people, it will have to contend adequately with two fundamental imperatives: the geographic imperative and the demographic imperative."
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Israel in many ways encapsulates the fate of Jews in the last century – moving fast toward modernity and accomplishment while still threatened by significant elements of the world.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN
Many journalists did not anticipate the operation to be this easy, but the general director of the Kurdish security forces told us it was not surprising.
By VAGER SAADULLAH
There is a palpable feeling that the attacks on France represent a turning point in history.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Obama ostensibly supports regime change in Syria; the question remains whether his administration will actively pursue such a policy.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
There are no rational explanations for Putin’s extraordinary attitude toward Jews, which some have gone as far as to describe as being motivated by philo-Semitism.
By ISI LEIBLER
"The vicious Palestinian Authority and Hamas propaganda of recent weeks, using the religious element of the supposed threat to al-Aksa mosque, has also prepared the ground for such an event."
The vast monastery perched high on Mount Alfaf is hewed from stone, its passages, stairways and terraces exposed to the sun and weather.
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY