03.24.2017 | 26 Adar, 5777
US stresses 'concern' with Israeli settlements after intensive talks
Taking the war to the BDS activists
Palestinian petrol bomb thrower killed by IDF in West Bank
Terrorism victim’s parents witness sealing of killer’s home
Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice
Former US special envoy on antisemitism 'surprised' by JCC perpetrator
In spite of crisis, IBC continues hiring IBA staff
Poll: 11% say Netanyahu was truthful on political crisis
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
'IDF unsure of extent of prostitution among its soldiers'
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
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$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
‘Antisemitism is still a concern'
Earliest Jewish manuscript in New World to return to Mexico
Canadian family discovers heirloom on display at Yad Vashem
Senate approves David Friedman as Israel ambassador
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
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
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
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Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Eisenkot says the IDF's policy regarding the Syrian civil war was one of "non-intervention alongside preserving our interests."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The incident showed the explosiveness that is threatening Israeli-Syrian relations, with the presence of Iran and Hezbollah, who are attempting to reach Israel's borders.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Syria claims its army hit two Israeli planes and "forced the rest to flee."
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The Golan Heights has recently seen a dramatic increase in spillover from battles in Syria, with eight mortar shells striking in the area in the the last month.
The firing of two missiles at Israeli aircraft bears witness to the growing confidence of Assad's army.
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
Israel's only intention is to safeguard the quiet in the north, Liberman says.
The IDF warned that explosions would be heard in the North, but said they are routine and not related to a security incident.
"I encourage individuals and families to prioritize investing in safe rooms," senior officer tells the ‘Post.'
Arab media reports airstrikes that were attributed to Israel damaged military outposts on the outskirts of Damascus airport.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Yisrael Beytenu chief says Israel should take the warnings issued by Nasrallah seriously.
Likud Minister Steinitz says Israel will make it clear to US, Russia and other world powers that Iranian forces must not be allowed to mass on Israel's border.
Photographs showing the vehicle which was bombed by IDF forces in the Syrian province of Quneitra were published on Friday, Arab media reported.
IDF neither confirms nor denies the report.
Brig.-Gen. (res) Imad Fares, one of the most senior Druse figures in Israel, speaks of the "lynch" in Golan, and Druse loyalty to the army and the state.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Israel Radio cited Syrian rebel sources as reporting Tuesday that some opposition forces had taken over several hills near Mount Hermon on the Golan Heights.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
Members of al-Qaida-affiliated group have launched an offensive on the village of Hader, home to some 25,000 Druse.
The deputy IDF chief's assertion that the Syrian civil war has improved Israel's security shows that the country we once knew no longer exists as a single, sovereign entity.
Israel is tracking the events beyond the border, but IDF refuses to respond to foreign reports it has reinforced its presence in the area.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,KARINE ROZKOVSKY
IDF says fire, which comes amid heightened tensions in the North, is spill over from Syrian infighting.
A day after Al Jazeera reported that the IAF struck missile bases in Syria, defense minister warns: We will not allow the transfer of quality weapons to Hezbollah.
Kuwaiti daily quotes Western diplomatic source as saying IDF struck targets in Qalamun Mountain region to prevent a plan that aimed to draw Israel into a war with Syria.
The Syrian forces were attempting to gain control of the area from rebels such as the Nusra Front, al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate, who have made advances in southern Syrian in recent months.
Man from Kfar Yasif in North arrested upon returning to Ben-Gurion Airport, Shin Bet announces; indicted for joining Jabhat al-Nusra.
"We did not expect the outcome in terms of the stature of those killed - certainly not the Iranian general," Reuters quotes Israeli source as saying.
Hezbollah said that its six operatives were on an "inspection mission" in Quneitra when the Israeli strike occurred.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Jihad Mughniyeh was buried in Beirut alongside his father Imad Mughniyeh, who was assassinated in Damascus in 2008.
Syrian rebels release video of Quneitra area after IAF helicopters reportedly fired missiles at two armed vehicles.
Lebanese news portal el-Nashra reported that among those targeted in the strike was a senior Hezbollah commander.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"We will not compromise on this, and we will not allow the crossing of red lines that will endanger Israel's security," defense minister says.
A senior Israel defense source says that "this is a very sensitive decision, with multiple security implications."
PM and Ya'alon speak with IDF personnel, Syrian victims; Netanyahu: The world must not forget the true face of Iran.
By HERB KEINON
From New York to London, Jews plan to rally for Aleppo.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
While the constellation of events on the ground appears to work to the Kurds’ advantage, internal divisions, opposition from regional states and geography continue to impede rapid progress.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Beit Hillel hosts an event to deepen Jewish dialogue on the humanitarian crisis
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
With the predictable failure of the Syria peace conference, the axis between Russia, Iran and Assad seeks to destroy the non-Islamic State Sunni rebellion.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Trump likened his proposal to those implemented by former US President Franklin Roosevelt against people of Japanese, Germans and Italian descent during World War Two.
Jolie accuses international community of forgetting the Syrian crisis and implored them to work on finding a solution to end the conflict.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Shama Hacohen said that the “delusional complaint shows how the Arab states use the organization against Israel.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Leading Israeli analysts are not optimistic that the cease-fire will hold over the long run or lead to a peaceful political settlement of the war.
By BEN LYNFIELD
A working relationship with rebels on the other side of the Golan Heights has kept the border with Syria quiet.
Netanyahu said that the Golan was an integral part of Israel during antiquity, a fact borne out by the archeological remnants of dozens of synagogues there.
Rivlin in Moscow to discuss Geneva talks with Putin; Eisenkot: We didn’t know Russia’s plans in advance
By MICHAEL WILNER,HERB KEINON
Ya’alon came under criticism for implying that the US policy in Syria was less than perfect and created a vacuum.
This will be the first visit by Netanyahu to Moscow since November 2013.
Israel Navy Chief of Staff Rear Admiral Dror Friedman tells Army Radio that the Russians appear to be setting down roots in the region.
Israel was high on the agenda at the Syrian Peace talks in Geneva - according to Syria's chief negotiator, not much came out of the 10-day meeting.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Brunner was described as the right-hand man to Eichmann, a leading Holocaust architect who was captured in Argentina in 1960 and later hanged after a trial in Israel.
Six years into the civil war, a minority within the opposition is arguing that the taboo on Israel is no longer relevant.
Israel has long seen Iran as its greatest threat and campaigned hard against US-led efforts to strike a nuclear deal with Tehran.
Former Israeli envoy to UN Prosor says that a conflcit between the Americans and Russians could create "a very uncomfortable reality" for Israel.
Despite some reservations, the agreement does provide hope for at least some lessening of the bloodshed and lowering of the flames.
The deal followed talks that stretched late into Friday night and several failed attempts to hammer out a deal over the past two weeks.
The Amnesty report documents 65 "torture survivors" who detail flagrant abuses by Syrian prison guards, including rape and beatings.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
“Israel finally agreed to allow in three types of aid: medical, educational, and food,” American-Israeli organizing aid flow tells Post.
“What is today happening in Syria and Iraq is a deep-seated US-Zionist conspiracy that has triggered war in Muslim territories."
Katzrin resident and Holocaust survivor Shmuel Sherf favors medical care for those wounded in civil war.
The Ghad al-Suri movement requested a meeting between a senior Israeli official and its leader, Ahmad Jarba, Ma'ariv Hashavua has learned.
The US is skeptical over Moscow’s endgame, and seeks clarity this week, according to one senior State Department official.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The government delegation would reject any attempt to include presidential elections on the agenda, he said.
The US said it would coordinate with Russia to decide which groups and areas would be included in the "cessation of hostilities" plan.
The IDF assesses that Islamic State is planning further mass casualty atrocities in Europe and closer to home it is concerned about the group’s presence in Sinai
Anti-aircraft projectiles could reach much of Israel, Cyprus and southern Turkey.
According to Fars News, the strikes targeted positions belonging to Islamic State and the Nusra Front, al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria.
Fred Hof, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton's special representative on Syria, writes in 'Politico' that in early 2011 it seemed possible to pull Syria out of Iran's orbit.
Safely in Berlin, Syrian refugees weigh in on Israel, ISIS and the western world.
By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
An Israeli-Russian military working group is designed to coordinate Syria-related activities.
For Putin, Russia's bolstered military assistance in Syria is a potential diplomatic trump card and a handy way of diverting attention from Ukraine's frozen conflict.
Fars News Agency claims three Israeli soldiers were killed in an air raid on Saturday.
This is the second airstrike launched by Israel in response to rockets launched by Islamic Jihadists from the Syrian Golan Heights on Thursday.
The IDF says it had retaliated against rockets that hit an Israeli village near the Lebanese border on Thursday afternoon, setting off fires but causing no casualties.
“Hamas does not fight any Arab regime or any Arab society and does not interfere in the internal affairs of any society," Hamas representative claims, despite evidence that group has trained rebels.
“Hezbollah's intervention in Syria is insanity and Hezbollah has brought this insanity to Lebanon.”
Aleppo, as it was before the civil war, has become a memory.
By HAKIM KHATIB
More than 100,000 people have fled the rebel enclave in Aleppo to government-held areas and thousands of rebels have surrendered. But thousands of civilians remain trapped.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
There has been constant massacre and ethnic cleansing of the Kurdish population in southeastern Turkey, which should actually be called Kurdistan.
By UZAY BULUT
Virtually every report about the incident described the youngster and his family as Syrians.
By NEVILLE TELLER