04.25.2017 | 29 Nisan, 5777
Coexistence groups face scrutiny after Tel Aviv stabbing
Top Palestinian official to Germany: Pressure Israel to make peace
WATCH: Palestinian video war against Israel?
UK won’t apologize for Balfour Declaration, PA threatens to sue
Australia, Israel sign environmental cooperation pact
Bennett warns Bayit Yehudi primary voters not to be complacent
Despite alternative proposal, Education Ministry reaffirms delay of Lag Ba’omer vacation
Jerusalem art gallery owner refuses to vacate, cites freedom of speech
Netanyahu nixes meeting with German FM over NGO critical of IDF
Israeli Sharia court system appoints first-ever female judge
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters urge Radiohead to cancel Israel show
Israeli artist depicts world leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Financial benefits allocated for doctors ready to live, work in periphery
Tips for accident prevention during Independence Day festivities
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Hadassah docs perform world’s 1st robot-aided repair of severe spinal fracture
Why are Shoah survivors’ grandchildren more afraid of ISIS?
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Private and public schooling in Israel – not what you thought
Saudis and women
Our World: The agenda for the Trump-Abbas meeting
April 25, 2017: A kowtowing ‘Post’
Mideast states to bear the brunt of Trump's draconian aid cuts
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump urged to press Iran on releasing jailed Americans accused of spying
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Pro-Israel group seeks legal action against Barcelona BDS declaration
Trump: Those who deny Holocaust are accomplice to evil
Jewish students protest outside accused Nazi war criminal's Queens home
Princeton campus plastered with antisemitic, racist fliers
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Ivanka Trump booed while speaking of father at Berlin summit
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
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
The Israeli teen designer conquering the fashion world
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head
Preserving the memory of the
Holocaust through education
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
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The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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WATCH: Israeli tourists connect with Japanese Christians on Yom HaShoah
Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
KOSHER IN CUZCO
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
Trump: Assad 'evil' – Tillerson in Moscow – Russia vetoes Syria resolution.
By MICHAEL WILNER
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Assad carried out Khan Sheikhoun gas attack out of frustration, the official stated.
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."
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
Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman reportedly voiced opposition because such an operation would have to be coordinated with the Turks.
Netanyahu was one of the first leaders to applaud the US strike on Syria early Friday morning.
Here are some reasons why Israelis are backing the strike – and some reasons why it might not be so simple.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Amidror, a fellow at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, said that Iran bears responsible for Syrian President Bashar Assad's actions.
In the strike five dozen American Tomahawk missiles were fired from the Mediterranean Sea at Syria's al-Shayrat airfield.
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.
While Washington began launching airstrikes in Syria against the Islamic State and other terror groups in September 2014, Friday was the first direct military action against Syrian government forces.
Moti Kahana campaigning for safe zone.
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.
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