02.21.2017 | 25 Shevat, 5777
'Netanyahu’s political fears thwarted a regional peace deal’
Bennett: Palestinian state would lead to refugee crisis for Israel
Syrian official vows to back Hezbollah in potential war against Israel
'Israeli-Arab with ISIS ties planned Tel Aviv bus attack'
IDF court to sentence Hebron shooter on Tuesday
Amona evacuees: Netanyahu still committed to building new settlement
Veteran Israeli guitarist/composer collaborates with Vertigo Dance Company
Edelstein: I asked world leaders to avoid Knesset visit due to MK behavior
Analysis: Good ties with Trump give Israel added value in relations abroad
Minister: Israel expects Trump to keep vow to move embassy to Jerusalem
Eighties pop icons Tears for Fears ready to ‘Shout’ in Tel Aviv
Israeli students get a taste of the blues
Berlin Film Festival: Agnieszka Holland runs with the wolves
Israeli star Casspi to be traded to New Orleans as part of blockbuster NBA trade
Beersheba’s road woes continue with deadlock at Hap Haifa
Maccabi TA rolls on, Jerusalem loses again
Yellow-and-blue aims to continue winning streak at Kiryat Gat
Laundermat app shares more than just dirty laundry
Jerusalem’s International Convention Center named top 10 in world
Tax breaks for premarital marriage counseling?
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Health Ministry acts to prevent elder abuse in geriatric institutions
Bar-Ilan researchers worry about future of medical profession
Surgeon removes pen cap from boy’s lungs
Israeli, Palestinian researchers cooperate in disease study
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Honey of an idea
On human dignity in Israel
The recorded deed to Jerusalem
‘It’s time for the US Congress to scrap the sanctions on Azerbaijan’
IDF soldiers in the dangerous cycle of prostitution
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region
Egypt's top court upholds 10 death sentences over football violence
Trump's defense chief, in Iraq, says: We're not here for your oil
Saudi Arabia and Israel issue twin warnings on Iran
Zarif takes apparent shot at Israeli 'audacity,' says Iran will never develop nukes
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
'Iraq to oppose US travel curbs, to preserve alliance against ISIS'
'Investigations show Brussels airport bombers were obsessed with Israelis'
Historian Yaffa Eliach’s archives donated to Yad Vashem
Wave of bomb threats continues against US Jewish community centers
Secret letters reveal Nazi death camp horrors
Technology connects Diaspora youth to their Israeli counterparts
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
OurCrowd Global Investor Summit begins in Jerusalem
Trump chooses McMaster to replace Flynn as National Security Advisor
'Israel, US Jewish leaders must reach out to Democrats'
Pence visits former Nazi concentration camp Dachau
Pence: Iran won’t have nuclear weapons to use against US or Israel
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Grapevine: Balfour et al
This week in 60 seconds: When Benjamin met Donald
From JDC program participant to JDC professional
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Ace of face: Israeli-born tennis player ousted for hitting ump with ball
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
The People & The Book: Advancing with all
A traitor in Budapest
How would you like your grasshopper?
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Planting and Marching Together to a Shared Future
Muslala Plaza Enlivens Jerusalem's Clal Commercial Center
Tu BiShvat Ceremony with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin
Are You Threatened?
The Recorded Deed to Jerusalem
Trump's Middle East policy takes shape
Bill Maher vs. Milo Yiannopoulos: Double Standards
According to the Shin Bet, 35-year-old Enes Haj Yahia, a resident of Taybeh was arrested following intelligence that he was promoting terror activities inside Israel.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Umm El-Fahm man was radicalized on the Internet, tried to reach ISIS before being stopped by Turkish police and deported to Israel.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
COGAT tells Saudi news site that the ISIS operative was due to undergo military training in Gaza.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Pontiff makes remarks while responding to question about the July 26 killing of an 85-year-old Roman Catholic priest by knife-wielding attackers in a French church.
Two indicted for alleged plot to target Jews and the US Embassy in South Africa.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Alors que la situation dans le Sinaï se complique de plus en plus avec la montée en puissance des combattants affiliés à l’Etat islamique, l’Egypte et le Hamas tentent un rapprochement
By ZVI MAZEL
La bataille pour libérer la ville irakienne des mains de l’Etat islamique est déterminante pour l’issue du conflit
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A spokeswoman for the interior ministry said there was no indication that the DWR group was planning attacks itself.
Shishani, also known as Omar the Chechen, ranked among America's most wanted militants under a US program that offered up to $5 million for information to help remove him from the battlefield.
The focus to gay propaganda only shifted a week ago, following the deadly shooting in Orlando.
Police seized explosives, weapons, ammunition and a drone from the suspects, who police say were planning 'synchronized terror attacks.'
“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.
As forces gather to take on Islamic State in its Iraqi stronghold, the battle is likely to be merely a chapter in the wider story of conflict in the country.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Mattis, on his first trip to Iraq as Pentagon chief, is hoping to assess the war effort as US-backed Iraqi forces launch a new push to evict Islamic State militants from Mosul.
Trump's order caused angry reactions in Iraq, where more than 5,000 US troops are deployed, helping Iraqi and Kurdish forces in the war on Islamic State.
“The attacker seemed to rush towards two Orthodox Jews,” says source familiar with investigation. “He really, clearly wanted to kill a Jew.”
Satellite imagery shows the Roman Theater largely destroyed, with only four of 16 columns still standing and the stone platform apparently covered in rubble.
At least 9 people, including a Canadian tourist, were killed in the attack in the city of Karak.
In 2003, there were around 1.6 million Christians in Iraq, today there are less than 150,000 Christians remaining.
Islamic State, trying to show the world that they can run a state, churned out millions of “official documents.”
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
The war planes pounded 12 IS targets killing 23 militants, the military said in a written statement on Thursday.
Rustam Aselderov, also known as Sheikh Abu Mohammad al-Qadari, was said to be involved with a number of deadly Russian terror attacks.
Reports have circulated for the past year that the Islamic State leader was no longer in charge of the organization.
The small gas-rich Gulf state is a major backer of Hamas.
The attack targeted Turkey-backed rebels who have for days been besieging the Islamic State-controlled town of al-Bab, according to Turkish media.
ISIS has a military and conceptual strategy to survive its expected loss.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
A Reuters reporter visited the site of the mass grave, where residents said the ultra-hardline militants buried victims who had been shot or beheaded.
The civil wars in Syria, Libya, Iraq and Yemen have fractured the Arab and Muslim worlds and left them on the verge of the abyss.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Slowly but surely, ISIS’s empire of terrorism, rape and murder is being liberated.
Iran and Turkey are engaged in a contest for supremacy in northern Iraq,
even as the fight against Islamic State continues.
The army's counter-terrorism unit had paused its advance last week after it made ground quicker than forces on other fronts, to allow them to close the gap and get nearer to the city.
The US said that as many as 900 Islamic State militants were killed so far in the attempt to retake Mosul.
More than 800 ISIS militants killed -Mosul assault nears city gates.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,REUTERS
Elite counter-terrorism units advance to liberate Christian towns on Nineveh plain as ISIS suicide bombers try to slow the attack on their regional capital in Iraq.
According to reports, around 70 militants were killed and dozens more wounded.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,JACOB WIRTSCHAFTER/THE MEDIA LINE
The idea of a territorial Caliphate is indeed going kaput, but the Islamic State is expected to go back to its roots - trying to carry out terror attacks anywhere it can.
The assault on Mosul is backed the US-led coalition and could be one be the biggest military operations in Iraq since the 2003 US-led invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein.
The flag has been banned from public display in both the Netherlands and Germany.
Islamic State militants have placed booby traps across the city of Mosul, dug tunnels and recruited children as spies in anticipation of attack.
Jeroen Oerlemans had been reporting on fighting between government and Islamic State troops.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The Middle East will remain a source of terrorism; Accepting this unpleasant reality will entail a sea change in Western strategic outlook.
By EFRAIM INBAR
US military testing to see if chemical agent used in attack; no American forces injured.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors the Syrian conflict now in its sixth year, says the pilot of the MIG Syrian warplane was killed.
The four-woman jihadi group's leading member was arrested last week in connection to an explosives-laden car found near another Paris landmark - the Notre Dame cathedral.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Speaking in an interview with Bild newspaper, Thomas de Maiziere said there were currently at least 520 "potential attackers" in the country.
“In the next six months they will try to carry out an attack and try to do something against Israel,” officer tells The Telegraph.
The two are set to speak at Stop the War coalition conference marking 15 years of the 'War on Terror.'
By DANIEL J. ROTH,LAURA SIGAL
Choudary infamously praised the men responsible for 9/11 and refused to condemn the 7/7 London bombings.
A new video shows ISIS-linked coalition advancing on the Yarmouk Valley region located in the triple border junction between Israel's Golan Heights, Jordan and Syria, Channel 2 reports.
There was a $5 million reward on his head under the US "Rewards for Justice" program.
Results set the stage for a sanctions showdown likely pitting Russia and China against the US, UK and France over whether sanctions should be imposed in the wake of the inquiry.
An Islamic State video featured the purported attackers, Uthman Mardalov and Salim Israilov, though Russian investigators have not confirmed their identities.
Claims of potential breach risk at southern Turkey's Incirlik base are made in report issued by the Washington-based Stimson Center.
Kadiza Sultana, 17, along with two other friends, flew from London's Gatwick Airport to Turkey on February 17, 2015.
Dr. Kamal Sido told The Jerusalem Post on Wednesday that Kurdish forces are winning the battle against Sunni Islamist groups, though the humanitarian situation remains dire.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
A string of threatening posts allegedly offered an online video tutorial on how to assemble a suicide belt.
The strikes also killed 45 other Islamic State fighters and destroyed arms and ammunition stores used by the group.
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.
A weak but functioning IS can undermine the appeal of the caliphate among radical Muslims, keep bad actors focused on one another and hamper Iran’s quest for regional hegemony.
Islamic State terror group published nine-minute video threatening jihadi attacks in Russia.
Iraq’s army and the Kurdish peshmerga are within striking distance of Mosul, but strategy and regional concerns put them at a crossroads.
The presence of women fighting ISIS became an exotic and sensational topic in 2014 and 2015, but the reality of life for many women is more complex.
Two recent terrorist attacks illustrate the dangers of militant Islamist ideological spillover from the war in Syria.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
The explosions targeting US diplomats, Shi'ite worshippers and a security headquarters at a mosque in the holy city of Medina follow days of mass killings claimed by the Islamic State group.
Five people involved in the two thwarted attacks, including the mastermind, were arrested, an army statement quoted by the National News Agency said.
If the figures are confirmed, the strikes would be among the most deadly ever against the jihadist group.
A June warning message reportedly mentioned the names of potential targets, including Istanbul Atatürk Airport.
The Counter Extremism Project announces new technology for Internet, social media to rapidly delete jihadist content.
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.
By DAWOOD SALEH AHMED AND FARIDA ABBAS
I risked my life in Manbij, I saw my friends die and comrades wounded, just so we could see democracy return.
By MACER GIFFORD
While terrorist talent isn’t always necessarily replenished in the same quality or quantity, it does grow back.
By BRIDGET JOHNSON
Western politicians often abuse ISIS’s image to attain electoral goals, even at the price of enhancing the organization’s strength.
By NIMROD HURVITZ
The chimera of might that ISIS has crafted relies on our psychological tendency to confound
fear with power.
In line with the tradition of antisemitism, a wave of accusations associating Israel with ISIS has rapidly sprung up.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD,LEAH HAGELBERG
How an apathetic American public is letting terrorism thrive again.
By ARI KRAUSS