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
'We constantly think about Mohammad, how he burned'
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
Defense Minister downplays immediate threat from IS and Iran on Israel's northern border.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Director of MEMRI Terror Monitor: This video should be taken seriously, but needs to be put into proportion.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The indictment stated that the defendants illegally purchased weapons, made contact with ISIS agents in Syria and started to plan a shooting attack in the Emek Valley.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Commander of IDF brigade that operates on Egyptian border says Egypt will succeed in putting down ISIS within two years, but the group will attempt to strike Israel beforehand.
Continued chaos in Syria is liable to spill over into Israel's territory without anyone to hold responsible on the Syrian side.
By MOSHE MAOZ
"Such barbarism leaves us stunned and we ask ourselves how the heart of man could plan and execute such horrible acts."
State of emergency laws have given authorities expanded powers at home, French jets reportedly bomb IS targets in Syria overnight.
His remarks coincide with Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to bolster the powers of spies and police.
MKs, lawyers, and members of the public attended the event.
Revoking citizenships of nationals joining terror group is on the agenda of governments across the world.
By HERB KEINON
Knesset c'tee convenes to discuss Islamic State ideology in the Israeli education system.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Mithal al-Alusi further slammed the Arab World for not recognizing the Islamic State as an Arab-Islamic creation and chided his colleagues for blaming its creation on the West and on Israel.
As Islamic State expands its reach, Israel could again become a top priority.
By ELY KARMON
Repairing and reuniting the imploded Syrian state will perhaps be impossible.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
The Kurds’ Western backers in northern Iraq are wary of the Kurdish goal of independence.
By SARA ELIZABETH WILLIAMS
'The effort against Islamic State must be collective'
By PATRICK MAISONNAVE - AMBASSADEUR DE FRANCE EN ISRAEL
As France reels from an unprecedented Islamic State terrorist attack on its soil, thousands of Kurdish forces with Yezidi allies handed the terrorist organization a decisive defeat in Iraq.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Boaz Ganor’s new book takes a fresh look at the war on terror from an Israeli perspective
By STEVE LINDE
Libyan chaos spillover blamed for much of Mali’s instability, says Israeli expert on Africa.
"Americans will not be terrorized," he said. These organizations "will not defeat us on the battlefield, so they try to terrorize us at home."
By MICHAEL WILNER
Security agency says 6 suspects were accomplices of Nadal Salah, and helped him cross into Syria last month by way of paraglider.
By BEN HARTMAN
"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
With Islamic State's terror reaching Europe, experts present radically different answers on what must be the next step in fighting terror.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
US officials say Washington will look in particular to European and Arab allies to step up their military participation in the war in Iraq and Syria.
One US official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Emwazi was likely dead, but cautioned that it was too soon to make any determination.
"Soon, very soon, the blood will spill like an ocean," ISIS threatens in revenge for airstrikes on its fighters in Syria.
Islamic State has formed hubs of activity in the pockets of instability that have been created because of weak state control over territories.
“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."
"You spill blood and attack the Muslim people in order to rule."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Activities of group - which included 3 children - remain unclear, according to Al Jazzera report.
Islamic State's magazine says going to Europe is a "gate towards one's children and grandchildren abandoning Islam for Christianity, atheism, or liberalism."
For the Yazidis, life has become a nightmare.
By AVA HOMA
In an audiotape on the internet, Zawahri said: "We don't recognize this caliphate."
About 60 countries, including ministers from Iraq, Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon, meet in Paris to cement measures aimed at easing the return of refugees.
The 18 year old is suspected of being an Islamic State recruiter who was preparing to join the terror group in Syria.
The IDF is preparing for a new reality on the Golan border opposite which there is no state, just a chaotic vacuum.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Washington's top diplomat did assert, however, that the White House has ruled out that chance of US forces being deployed for such an endeavor.
By GIDEON GOREN
The new 37-minute long video shows ISIS’s Wilayat Sinai has advanced weapons and training; the group says it hopes to use the Sinai as “an opening to fight a war against the Jews.”
By DOV LIEBER
'Washington Post': Campaign is an independently run initiative that is separate from the overall military effort being waged against the extremist movement.
Rosenberg, 31, who made international news late last year when she traveled to Kurdistan denies CYCI claim that she is part of the group.
Both countries face a Sunni Islamist insurgency that includes Islamic State, and both have a common enemy in the Islamist regime of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
According to officials in the northern town which was unnamed, the Israeli citizen in question is a woman in her forties.
By MAARIV ONLINE,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Differences abound on whether the group that has already outlived many expectations will become a permanent fixture.
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
The pictures show Islamic State members placing explosives in the ancient temple, then destroying it.
"In my society, being gay means death and when (Islamic State) kills gays most people are happy because they think we are evil."
Almost 100 years ago, the Sykes-Picot Agreement carved out the modern Middle East; Is stage two in the works?
Sources claim one of Egypt’s security apparatuses was behind abduction of Palestinians who left Gaza through the Rafah border crossing.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The network said he was killed in an attack on a car on Tuesday following a tip from an intelligence source.
"Let the apostates of the police and army, the followers of Jews, know we are a people who do not forget our revenge," the statement said.
"He opened Turkey's airbases to crusaders and their jets to kill the Muslims in Islamic State," group charges.
"We have credible information that the agent used in the attack was mustard," a senior US official told the 'Wall Street Journal'.
Sinai Province terror group publishes photo purporting to show beheaded hostage.
Presidential candidate calls for American boots on the ground in order to target terrorist group.
Terrorists are said to be planning a highly deadly attack at the upcoming VJ Day parade in London.
Standing amidst the rubble of Syria's ancient city of Palmyra, the militants threaten Angela Merkel and vow to avenge "the blood of Muslims...spilled in Afghanistan."
The official said that the women were taken captive as sex slaves after ISIS fighters overran the Iraqi town of Mosul last year.
In the video, titled "A Message to the Egyptian Government" and which was posted on online forums, a man, identified as Tomislav Salopek, is seen kneeling and wearing a short-sleeved orange jumpsuit.
ISIS continues efforts to improve its image.
Diplomats familiar with the plans say cutting off Islamic State's access to the border, over which foreign fighters and supplies have flowed, could be a game-changer.
Dr. Kamal Sido, who works for a German Human Rights NGO, said that “Israel must support minorities like the Kurds and Druse that are not anti-Semitic.”
The deal, called the "Cairo Declaration" will see the two countries establish a joint Arab military force and define their maritime borders in the Red Sea.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Wasfi Qabaha said the suspects threw petrol-bombs from a moving vehicle, setting his car ablaze in front of his home in the al-Basatin neighborhood of Jenin.
The Nusra Front, which Washington has designated a terrorist organization, has a track record of crushing US-backed rebels in Syria.
Militia leader: "We believe the United States of America does not want to resolve the crisis but rather wants to manage the crisis."
Hezbollah chief is reportedly holed up in a network of tunnels dug underground in south Beirut.
Thousands of foreigners have crossed through Turkey, a NATO member, to join Islamic State over the past few years.
According to reports in the Israeli Arab news media, the family members of the three youths have been trying to track their movements and prevent them from crossing the border into Syria.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
According to 'Daily Star,' ISIS has also been forced to resort to tactics such as rigging machine guns to supermarket carts as its resources dwindle.
US authorities checking if Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez was radicalized by a militant group such as ISIS while on Middle East travels.
"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
Common misconception that the US lost in Iraq and Afghanistan leads to failed policies today.
By AMITAI ETZIONI
Those who buy into the idea of IS and hope for a Caliphate to emerge understand that to make that happen, all of the non-believers of the world need to be destroyed.
By SHERWIN POMERANTZ
The West can no longer afford to play the compassionate democrat when it faces an enemy which respects no ethical rulebook whatsoever.
By ARI HAROW,RICHARD KEMP
"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."
While Tehran is building a Shi’ite canton around Damascus, Israel should consider aiding the Syrian rebels against the common enemy.
By MOHAMMED RUZGAR
By AMNON BE’ERI SULIZEANU AND THABET ABU RASS
Ideas are the most powerful human force. And the idea of jihad that the Obama administration will not discuss is perhaps the most powerful idea in the world’s marketplace of ideas today.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
In its single-minded pursuit of a nuclear agreement with Iran, the Obama administration has adopted a Syria-policy rich in rhetoric and empty of real action.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The military-strategic culture in the Middle East tends to see strategic weapons as means of compensating for conventional-military shortcomings, ensuring regime security through deterrence.
By CAN KASAPOGLU
The US, the West and the international community should not be blinded by the smiles of Rouhani and Zarif, or by the “success” of the nuclear deal.
Counter-radicalism should be adopted alongside counter-militancy.
By MIRIAM GOLDMAN