08.30.2016 | 26 Av, 5776
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
Report finds Norwegian government funds organization supporting BDS campaigns
PM to meet with religious party leaders in bid to resolve coalition crisis
‘We ate from the same mess tin’
Beilin slams political rival the day he died
Amid talk of Obama peace push, Israel invokes his vow not to impose solution
Will Israelis soon be allowed to cast absentee ballots?
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
Out of the box
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
Israeli-Chinese hardware incubator launches in Tel Aviv
New safety-tested US generic baby formula coming soon to Israeli market
Animals from Gaza's ‘worst zoo in the world’ reach their new homes
Low-cost chain Cofix opens strict kosher branches for haredi community
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
Terra Incognita: What if no one wants to win the Syrian war?
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
Meet the Israeli-Palestinian duo that owns Berlin’s hippest hummus joint
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
Germany denies 13,000 immigrants entry amid terror in Europe
Actor Gene Wilder dead at 83
Top Clinton aide Abedin separates from scandal-plagued husband, Anthony Weiner
WATCH: Pope Francis meets Facebook founder Zuckerberg at Vatican
Barbra Streisand: I'll move to Australia or Canada if Trump wins presidency
How can you make your users fall in love with your digital product?
Israeli start-up turns waste into cooking gas
Mobileye, Delphi partner to jump-start fully automated driving
New app allows volunteers to target traffic violators
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
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Much more than a Holocaust survivor and memoirist
A line of Who
Books: A star (mole) is born
Hot off the Arab press
‘Port’ of history
L’haim! Dancing Camel Brewery celebrates 10th anniversary
Corridors Of Power: Prepare yourself for a surprise audit
This week in Jerusalem: Happy birthday to the light rail
Site-specific festival showcases Jerusalem
Exposure to loud noise can affect your hearing – and your life
Artist Rachel Timor: Tales of the White City and the Land of Israel
Consumers: Shaken – and restored – confidence in obtaining refunds
Tel Aviv Light Rail: What a difference a year makes
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Mideast Christian woman on ISIS: God’s plan is ‘working perfectly’
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
Ilanot School Accessible Playground makes Learning Fun
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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!
JNF USA Holds 5,000 Strong Water Summit in Washington D.C.
AMERICAN PROFESSORS TAKE PART IN FACULTY FELLOWSHIP SUMMER INSTITUTE IN ISRAEL
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
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
Brigade commander, Col. Yehuda Hacohen finishes his term on the Egyptian border where the agriculture is flourishing and a dangerous enemy sits on the other side of the border.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
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
Levi Jonathan Shirley is the second American to be killed in Syria fighting ISIS as a member of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG).
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
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.
Avant la présentation en avant-première de Peshmerga en Israël, Bernard-Henri Lévy nous a accordé un entretien exclusif.
By NOEMIE BENCHIMOL
Anjem Choudary was convicted at London's Old Bailey court of using online lectures and messages to encourage support for the Islamic State which controls large parts of Syria and Iraq.
The suspect was killed during a police raid in a small Ontario town, CTV News and CBC News reported.
PM says Singapore a target for Islamic State because it is "a rational, open, cosmopolitan country."
Rivlin: This shows the true face of terrorism
By TAMARA ZIEVE,GREER FAY CASHMAN,REUTERS
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."
IDF forces relayed their experience in combating regional terrorism threats to the US forces, according to Israel's Channel 2.
Iman Kanjo and state prosecutors reached a plea bargain. She has been in Israeli custody since August 2015.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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.
This is the only border area Islamic State still shares with Turkey, and Turkey has wanted a buffer zone as well as a no-fly zone there since last year.
A Syrian rebel said the fighters were waiting for the signal to enter Jarablus and a second rebel said around 1,500 fighters were now gathered at a location in Turkey.
When ISIS demanded al-Jughayfa’s surrender, the sheikh replied: "We’ll fight to the death."
An Islamic State video featured the purported attackers, Uthman Mardalov and Salim Israilov, though Russian investigators have not confirmed their identities.
Kadiza Sultana, 17, along with two other friends, flew from London's Gatwick Airport to Turkey on February 17, 2015.
Death and destruction are left in wake of Islamic State withdrawal in Iraq.
By LAURA KELLY
NGO accuses world leaders of not doing enough.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
The strikes also killed 45 other Islamic State fighters and destroyed arms and ammunition stores used by the group.
In 2014, Nicholas Young met several times with an undercover agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation as an eager recruit of Islamic State.
The video released Monday shows jihadis from the group known as Islamic State in Sinai, or Wilayat Sayna, vowing to target Israel in the near future and conquer Rome.
Iraq’s army and the Kurdish peshmerga are within striking distance of Mosul, but strategy and regional concerns put them at a crossroads.
State TV said one blast was from a car bomb and the other from a bomb on a motorbike.
"Two fighters from Islamic State detonated explosive belts at a gathering of Shi'ites in the city of Kabul in Afghanistan," said a brief statement on the group's Amaq news agency.
Brazil arrests group plotting 'acts of terrorism' before Olympics.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
It’s World War I trench-style warfare and the Peshmerga are defending a 1,000 kilometer front line.
Western embassy report raises possibility that the sleeper cells could attack Hezbollah.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The truth is, even the best intelligence in the world can’t spot and foil “lone wolf” terror plans.
By YOSSI MELMAN
This is the face of the breakdown of Islamic State that has forced millions of refugees to flee over the last two years, and which has committed a genocide against minorities such as the Yazidi.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,LAURA KELLY
With news from France and the attempted coup in Turkey making its way to the front lines, there is a feeling of normalcy here in Kurdistan.
Islamic State claimed responsibility on Saturday for the deadly attack in the Riviera city of Nice on Thursday that killed at least 84 people.
Commander: ‘We are fighting ISIS for the whole world.
ISIS’s pretensions to statehood are receding as it loses ground, but the organization is anything but defeated as a recent string of deadly terrorist attacks shows.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Officials in predominantly Shi'ite Iran have said in recent weeks that Sunni militants from Islamic State are targeting the country.
Israel deal with Turkey reinforces ISIS narrative that ‘apostate’ governments of Muslim majority countries are aligned with “Jews, Crusaders and unbelievers.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
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.
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.
What she didn't know is that the assassin she hired was in fact an undercover police officer.
Obama’s conviction borders on delusion as he ignores the dangers of nuclear weapons in the hands of an apocalyptical revolutionary theocracy.”
By ERIC R. MANDEL
Even if Assad reasserts his rule over all of Syria, Israel should go on preventing weapons transfers to Hezbollah and the establishment of a Hezbollah or Iranian presence in the Golan.
By DANIEL TAUBER
What can we say? The only certain thing is that Ayatollah Khamenei is watching this quintessentially Western open debate with amusement.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
After the Rouen attack, Hollande stated that it was a declaration of war by ISIS against France.
By LIRAM KOBLENTZ-STENZLER
UNESCO’s response to the Kurdistan Regional Government’s appeal emphasized that the Kurdish Regional Government was not a state.
By SHIMON SAMUELS
The West has a moral obligation to learn from previous genocides and do everything in its power to stop the one going on right now, before it is too late.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The rampant jihadist scourge across the Middle East is, to borrow from St. Augustine, so old and so new.
By BRIAN STEWART
ISIS has already been waging war on Christians in Iraq and Syria, committing countless atrocities.
By ILAN EVYATAR
For some time there has been unsubstantial rumors that Islamic State operatives were training in Cape Town.
By LIONEL SLIER
An ideological war must be waged worldwide; one that knows no borders, rather crossing all international boundaries.
By MIKE EVANS
If more people started supporting the YPG, pitching in in whatever way they can, the war against ISIS could be won, at least in Rojava, within the next year or two.
By JONATHAN BOTAN
ISIS created a radical new society, shutting women up in houses in all black robes, taking away basic daily-life enjoyments such as smoking, and forcing men to mosque.
Several ISIS-inspired cells have been busted by the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) and dozens of Israeli Arabs are believed to have traveled to Syria to join the organization.
“Once the occupation ends, terrorism will disappear; there will be no more terrorism in the Middle East or anywhere else in the world.”
ISIS members have crossed over Turkey’s borders, smuggled weapons, and Turkey has purchased oil from wells controlled by ISIS.
By LIOR AKERMAN
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