06.29.2016 | 23 Sivan, 5776
Liberman wants carrot and stick policy in West Bank
Steinitz: ‘Even Palestinians won’t benefit from the needless tragedy of evacuating Amona'
Israel wants to keep Quartet report from becoming basis for new UN resolution
UN's Ban calls for end to Gaza blockade
Brig.-Gen. Gal Hirsch sets the record straight
‘This law embarrasses the state of Israel’
Close cabinet vote expected in final okay of Turkey deal
UN elects new Security Council members; Israel plans to run for 2018-2019
Unmanned sea vessel fires first torpedo
Israeli cellist Amit Peled pays homage to predecessor
British soul diva Joss Stone to perform in Tel Aviv this month
Quentin Tarantino tops the guest list at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Fest
‘King of Mope’ Morrissey returns to Israel for two August concerts
LOCAL SOCCER: Zahavi to make final decision regarding move to China
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Weizmann study links viral infections in pregnant women to autism, schizophrenia risk
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
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
The EU-Israel relationship post-Brexit
Center Field: A Zionist’s two cheers for Brexit
Letters to the Editor: Accord with Turkey
Israeli witnesses describe Turkish 'inferno': We saw children crying and being trampled on
Turkish PM: Islamic State behind Istanbul airport attack that killed 36
Lebanon fears new terror wave after multiple suicide attack
Senior Hamas officials blast Israel-Turkey normalization deal
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
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
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
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
JAFI Board of Governors meets in Paris for first time
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Trump, Clinton respond to Turkey terror attack
Sanders appointee to 'Post': Democratic platform should include 'occupation,' right to boycott
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
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
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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StandWithUs disappointed with anti-Israel Presbyterian GA
ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
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
No fair, but
When Tragedy Strikes, We Must All Unite
New York, Nu York: Parades Are Fun; Parades Are Political
The Beating Heart of our Earth
COGAT tells Saudi news site that the ISIS operative was due to undergo military training in Gaza.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
“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
Islamic State says shooting at bus was response to leader's call to target Jews.
Baghdadi and his associates have faced a great deal of criticism in the Arab world for waging war against fellow Muslims while staying out of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Northern District prosecutors charged the men with severe security offenses at the Nazareth District Court.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"It would be very hard to organize and carry out an attack on the scale of Paris, in Israel. Not impossible, but hard," former national security adviser says.
By MAARIV ONLINE
The focus to gay propaganda only shifted a week ago, following the deadly shooting in Orlando.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Since the beginning of its increased efforts to combat extremism, Twitter has seen an increase in account suspension and shift of activity off twitter.
By CORAL BRAUN
US president says immigration, wages, Islamic State are among challenges for US.
“French authorities liked it, but the official came back and said there was a higher-level instruction not to buy Israeli technology,” Israeli security source tells Fox News.
Navy holds Red Sea drill following heightened ISIS activity in neighboring Sinai Peninsula.
Ayoub Kara discusses Islamic extremism with visiting Muslim figures in Tel Aviv.
German MP Elisabeth Motschmann explains the decision for her country to take part in the Western intervention in Syria.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Thirty-four states join Sunni anti-ISIS alliance.
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Islamic State's appeal undiminished, experts say.
Sooner or later intelligence will lead to a successful attack by an American drone or plane and the operational cycle will be closed.
Israeli intelligence, Khan claimed, has been colluding with the Bangladeshi opposition to carry out a recent wave of killings.
By ZACK PYZER
The images alleged to show four helicopters and 20 lorries destroyed by fire in mid-May
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.
An elderly Buddhist monk was found hacked to death on Saturday at a temple in Bangladesh.
Didier Reynders is currently on a visit to Israel, the Palestinian Authority and Gaza.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The radical terrorist group has now apparently turned to the tropical white sands and crystal blue waters of the Caribbean to enlist new operatives.
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.
Grand jury in federal court in Massachusetts added conspiracy to commit acts of terrorism transcending national boundaries to the charges.
The head of the Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) said Islamic State propaganda was aimed at encouraging supporters to take the initiative to stage attacks in Germany.
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.
The bombs left behind were linked by retreating IS militants so they could go off together.
Nearly 18% of Belgians who joined ISIS returned to Belgium at some point.
By ROSIE PERPER
Islamic State opposes the ruling alliance of moderate and Islamist leaders.
By JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE,REDA ELHADI/THE MEDIA LINE
Abd ar-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli is believed to have been killed in a US air strike, US media outlets said.
The Ghad al-Suri movement requested a meeting between a senior Israeli official and its leader, Ahmad Jarba, Ma'ariv Hashavua has learned.
Turkish interior minister names Mehmet Ozturk, born in 1992 in Gaziantep, as Saturday's suicide bomber.
Savaş Yıldız was a 33-year-old Turkish national from the southern city of Adana.
The international Jewish human rights organization gives Twitter a grade of "B" in a report card of social networking companies' efforts to fight online activity by militant groups.
"What we are now seeing in recent months...is the broadening of the threat...going from that narrow focus on police and military and symbols of the state to something much broader," says UK police.
In new video, the extremists group's so-called 'Caucasus Province' urges Muslims in Russia to join them, claiming that "the Caliphate is already here."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
"Islamic State has developed a new combat style capability to carry out a campaign of large-scale terrorist attacks on a global stage."
ISIS fighter speaking in the video warns Western governments that ISIS will send the West "hunters thirsty for apostates' blood" and declares that these hunters "will liberate Palestine."
Raheel Raza met with MKs, political activists, NGOs, and the media during her stay in Israel.
The bomber, who authorities say is an Islamic State member recently arrived from Syria, blew himself up on Tuesday in Sultanahmet square near the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia.
"There is no doubt that ISIS is trying to penetrate (Jordan)," says Amos Gilad
A British thinktank warns commercially-available drones can easily be weaponized and used by terror groups.
A 58-page booklet was created for British jihadis to avoid being detected by police while planning or carrying out terror attacks.
The slain woman was encouraging her son to leave Raqqa, Syria with her, saying that they would soon be wiped out by air strikes.
The men, one in Houston, Texas and the other in Sacramento, California, allegedly have connections to Islamic State, though they were not planning an attack on US soil at the time of arrest.
The propaganda video, which could not be independently verified, also shows the killing of five men accused of spying for the West.
All the countries on both sides of World War II have been united by a common scourge.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The report says that 40 percent of the 69 journalists killed in 2015 died at the hands of Islamic militant groups such as al-Qaida and Islamic State.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The fatwa was among a huge trove of documents captured by US Special Operations Forces during a raid targeting a top Islamic State official in Syria.
Mock ISIS bills found in town in northern Israel.
In the self-made bureaucracy, the seized documents show how ISIS deals with "war spoils" such as slaves and natural resources.
The recapture of Ramadi deprives Islamic State militants of their biggest prize of 2015.
German journalist who spent days with ISIS told the 'Jewish News' that the jihadist group "knows the Israeli army is too strong for them."
Jaysh al Islam, with thousands of trained fighters, is the biggest and seen as the most organized rebel group. It has been effectively running the administration of Eastern Ghouta.
China relies on the Middle East for oil supplies, but tends to leave diplomacy there to other permanent members of the UN Security.
In addition to the blank passports, Islamic State seized machinery for the production of passports and personal identity papers.
“Hamas needs the Salafi jihadists to break the Egyptian siege on Gaza; The Salafists need Hamas technical know-how to produce short range rockets and other weapons.”
According to unconfirmed reports from Mosul, at least 38 babies have allegedly been killed by lethal injection or asphyxiation.
Sabratha is located 50 miles from the Libyan capital of Tripoli, which is currently facing threats of ISIS infiltration on both its eastern and western fronts.
The organization's promises to attack capital cities worldwide - following the horrifying Paris attacks - do not mean that it already has a plan.
By YARON SCHNEIDER
"Oh you ISISissies of extremism and darkness, while black masks are your trademark, ours is white clarity."
“Deciding who is a terrorist is highly politicized...The US and other Western countries consider Saudi Arabia a ‘moderate’ Muslim country because it gives us a way to work with them.”
Syed Farook and an unnamed accomplice reportedly "got spooked" and did not go through with their attack plans.
A 56-year-old unnamed man suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries in the attack at Leytonstone underground station, about six miles east of central London.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
"We cannot turn against each other by letting this fight be defined as a war between America and Islam," Obama said.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The killer's father Sayed Farook says he tried to calm down his son by saying "In two years, Israel will be gone...Nobody wants the Jews."
The report warns that the group appears to have already manufactured rudimentary chemical warfare shells and used them to attack Kurds in Iraq and Syria on at least three occasions.
Libya's Islamic State affiliate is the only one that has needed support and advice from the higher-ups in Syria and Iraq.
Hacktivists from Anonymous off-shoot that targets Islamic extremist groups reportedly took over the Isdarat website after it appeared on the so-called "dark web."
Libyan chaos spillover blamed for much of Mali’s instability, says Israeli expert on Africa.
Foreign-led diplomacy in the face of Syria’s renewed fighting will be futile until Arab powers produce a deal for Sunnis on both sides of the Euphrates
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
On the whole I am certainly not one of those dreaming of the introduction of the American presidential system into Israel.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
The inclusion of females as terrorists essentially doubles the number of prospective recruits and contributors to a terrorist cause. Also, women are viewed with less suspicion than men.
By DEAN ALEXANDER
The greatest threat facing liberal democracies is the belief that ultimate protection necessitates ultimate sacrifices.
By ILAN MANOR
The photos and videos published by news agencies and activists proved that Russia has targeted moderate rebel groups, specifically the Free Syrian Army, instead of Islamic State.
By MOHAMMED RUZGAR
As in other sectarian wars, the main actors in the Syrian war target and exploit vulnerable groups, such as minors.
By RAMYAR HASSANI
Since the event, a debate has raged in the US about whether this was an act of terrorism, and whether the real message of this event is a need for stricter gun control.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
But the beauty of the West is liable to be its downfall, because endless freedom and the championing of human rights causes a combination of amnesia and blindness.
By RUTHIE BLUM