Rivlin refuses meeting in Israel with former US president Jimmy Carter
Coalition partners air out anger to Netanyahu as deadline to form new government nears
Study finds 28% decided how to vote just ahead of election
High Court to state: Own up to how many Haredim are joining IDF
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
First aid services being prepared for Remembrance Day ceremonies
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Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat lauds haredi startups
Revered TV hosts Stewart and Letterman start saying their goodbyes
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Maccabi swept out of Euroleague playoffs
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Education Ministry to bring back ‘Summer Vacation School’ this year
Country bows its head to honor 23,320 fallen
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IAF: Hermes 900 drone ‘disrupts any enemy’
Security tensions affect workplace relations, study finds
Hamas official: Netanyahu should stop misleading families of missing IDF soldiers
Claims Conference denies Germany is demanding money back
Polish Jewish leaders weigh in on FBI Holocaust spat
Pope meets European chief rabbis to discuss rising anti-Semitism
Rabbi Elio Toaff, who ushered in era of closer ties between Jews and Vatican, dies at 99
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Saudi-funded French weapons arrive in Lebanon
US sends more warships near Yemen in security move
PA ministers leave Gaza after Hamas placed them on house arrest
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Egypt sentences 22 members of Muslim Brotherhood to death
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Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
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Millions expected to view Turin Shroud in rare display
Muslims throw 12 Christians overboard on migrant boat heading to Italy
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Green Leadership Conference in Hamalachim-Shahariya Forest
Scenic Lookout in Memory of Lt-Gen. Amnon Lipkin Shahak
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Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
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04.21.2015 | 2 Iyar, 5775
Daud Shihab, spokesperson for the Islamic Jihad, says that his organization supports the Intifada in Jerusalem.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Annicka Engblom files complaint against Stefan Löfven
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The following is the text of the speech that Prime Minister Netanyahu gave to the UN on September 29 2014.
By PRIME MINISTER'S OFFICE
While enforcing truces with Israel, Hamas has often signaled to Sinai groups that they are free to attack Israel from Gaza.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Today, Israel’s detractors don’t need access to television or newspapers because they can disseminate their views globally via the Internet.
By Mitchell Bard
Islamic State's English-language publication inspires potential recruits with graphic images and messages of jihad while vowing to strike down every "obstacle on its path to Palestine."
By LEV SELMON
Prime Minister, in special meeting with defense minister, says that if Hamas rockets will see heavy response from IDF; no breakthrough in talks reported.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Netanyahu's comments came during an unannounced visit to Sderot youth ahead of cease-fire expiration.
By HERB KEINON
Israel Prison Service says found four-meter-long tunnel dug as believed escape route in failed bid to flee from Shateh prison.
By BEN HARTMAN
AJC castigates media for blurring cartoons that 'motivated the reprehensible attack.'
By SAM SOKOL
The recording was from 1983 and was discovered by historian William Doyle and published Saturday by the New York Post.
By JORDYN SCHWERSKY
The attack was planned for the country's national holiday parade in the presence of the president and head of the French military.
By JOSEPH STRICH
Pour les terroristes qui se sont revendiqués de mouvances islamiques – al-Qaïda et l’Etat islamique – la France est en guerre contre l’islam
By KATHIE KRIEGEL
Ils sont connus des services de police, surveillés, traqués, et pourtant ils passent à l’acte…
« La France est de retour : preuve que la grandeur d’un pays n’est pas réductible à la plus ou moins exacte conformité de ses comptes avec les “paramètres” d’une bureaucratie, fût-elle européenne »
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY
La radicalisation de ce jeune homme bien sous tous rapports, connu des services de renseignements, interroge sur le profil des recrues du Djihad et les moyens mis en oeuvre pour empêcher leur départ
By JOSEPHA BOUGNON
Une typique inversion alambiquée de la preuve évidente que l’Autorité palestinienne fait partie intégrante du Djihad mondial
By RUTHIE BLUM
Même si le phénomène reste embryonnaire, les services de renseignement israéliens restent vigilants
By YOSSI MELMAN
Radicalisés, entraînés et endurcis par les combats, les djihadistes occidentaux deviennent une menace grandissante
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Les pays arabes s’enlisent, un califat islamique djihadiste renforce son emprise au cœur du Moyen-Orient, et que fait l’Occident, frustré de son impuissance ?
By ZVI MAZEL
If Sisi becomes president, terrorists are likely to attempt to increase attacks against regime, Egyptian army official says.
We may learn from the legend of the Lamed-Vov, not only that empathy is essential, but also that too much empathy can be beyond human endurance.
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
Ritual incantations as foreign policy - after Palestinian statehood, strategic circumstances in the region could become markedly less favorable to Israel and the United States.
Washington has seldom been serious about containing Islamist terrorism. It often delays and dilutes its resolve to fight terror.
By JAGDISH N SINGH
The primary point of Israel's nuclear forces must always be deterrence ex ante, not revenge ex post. From Israel's Strategic Future, the final report of Project Daniel, Israel, 2004.
Abdullah is desperately seeking to strengthen the protective umbrella afforded by Israel and the West that has shielded its Hashemite rulers against past PLO, Hamas and Muslim Brotherhood attempts to destabilize Jordan and overthrow the Monarchy.
By DAVID SINGER
An examination of Egyptian public opinion in the run-up to the election might have yielded hints of the less-than-wholehearted enthusiasm of the electorate, taken as a whole, for al-Sisi.
By NEVILLE TELLER
The collapse of central government in Syria will doubtless be resolved before too long, but any accommodation will have little bearing on the wider Islamist ambitions of the jihadists who have battened on Syria’s troubles to advance agendas of their own.
Only two days before the tragic discovery of the bodies of Eyal Yifrah, Naftali Fraenkel and Gil-Ad Shaer, another boy who had been a target of Arab terrorists celebrated his bar mitzva.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Approximately 200 police officers took part in raids against plotters who "took inspiration" from Islamic State group.
Amid a series of setbacks for the regime, the Yarmuk events mark a new phase in the Syrian war
By JONATHAN SPYER
Siege at Sydney cafe by gunman leads to rise in communal tension.
Police investigating Paris man threatening to kill Jews.
By JOSEPH STRICH,JTA,REUTERS
Brother-in-law of Muslim who gunned down four at Toulouse Jewish school among those being held.
Temple Beth Am, Florida remembers Jewish journalist who was both an American and Israeli citizen in memorial service.
Mission focused on particular network within ISIL, was not successful because hostages were not present at targeted location, says Pentagon; US "never intended to disclose" Syria operation.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Harshest words yet from US president after Islamic State beheads American journalist James Foley on camera, threatening another execution if air strikes continue.
The problem with "lone wolves" is that they are often the products of cultural, historical and political forces that pose a growing threat in Europe.
Investigators search for sister of French-Algerian Islamist terrorist who killed 7 people in Toulouse in 2012.
Food Security has become an increasingly recognized term in social welfare programs around the world designed to address the shortage of quality food within poorer populations.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
“The removal of a handful of You- Tube videos, Twitter accounts and Facebook pages is hardly a serious solution,” Steven Stalinsky warns.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Police say Wahal Kayak charged into a teacher’s meeting at the school and gunned down the principal.
Shas unlikely to run candidate against Amar.
By JEREMY SHARON
BreezoMeter offers real-time access to 300 air pollution monitoring stations around the country and using an algorithm to calculate a user’s air-pollution level at any given location.
By SHARON UDASIN
New spiritual leader Rabbi Shalom Cohen's speech poorly received.
The struggle to restore internal security in Egypt, in Sinai in particular, is at the top of the Sisi government’s priorities.
By YORAM MEITAL
Is Europe now ready to take the necessary political, legal and operational decisions to counter the terrorists?
By ELY KARMON
Radicalized, trained and battle-hardened,homegrown Western jihadis are becoming a growing threat
A massive search operation to rescue three kidnapped youths seemed to be changing into a punitive campaign against Hamas infrastructures.
Israel and the West have a common stake in ensuring that the deep divisions among jihadis remain in place.
By ASSAF MOGHADAM
The Media Line’s president tells of Sotloff’s journalistic prowess.
By FELICE FRIEDSON/THE MEDIA LINE
According to Tunisian authorities, the small North African state has been the origin-point of 2,000-3,000 foreign fighters who have joined the ranks of jihadist groups.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
British security services estimate some 600 Britons have gone to Syria or Iraq to join militant groups, including the man known as "Jihadi John," who has appeared in several Islamic State beheading videos.
The group may be resorting to children because it has been having difficulties recruiting adults since the start of the year, with only 120 joining its ranks.
Sisi also called for countering “extremist” views and erroneous religious beliefs, adding that the Islamic value of tolerance must be promoted.
The unusual pact is a window into deepening anxiety in Afghanistan over reports of the Islamic State group radicals gaining a foothold in a country already weary of more than a decade of war with the Taliban.
Part of Emwazi's appeal was his willingness, even enthusiasm in killing foreigners, decapitating them with a knife which he characteristically featured in various videos in which he is seen beside his victims.
Since his identity was revealed on February 26, his family has had to go into hiding, as well as move out of their government-provided London home.
“We understand that after arriving in Istanbul the girls met an Islamic State member who is charged with helping foreigners who want to join the group."
“Stay with us...We want you here to live in order to build an open and strong society and not to die for a group that commits crimes.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
The founder of these charities is Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, a former academic-turned-terrorist leader whom India accuses of playing a role in the November 26, 2008, terrorist attacks in Mumbai.
About 550 German citizens have joined Islamic State and about 60 have been killed; Some 180 are believed to have returned.
The boy is a representative of Preachers for Jihad, set up by a Saudi preacher hoping to open a military training camp for teenagers.
"The current environment in Egypt is not conducive to genuine democratic elections and civic participation," former US President Jimmy Carter said in a statement on Wednesday.
American team to arrive in Ankara next week to continue planning, State Department announces.
Fran Townsend, the president of CEP, served as an adviser on Homeland Security and Counterterrorism for former US president George W. Bush.
Official says the game's goal is to "raise the morale of the mujahedin and to train children and youth how to battle the West."
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
A burning desire to topple Arab dictators leads a young student from upscale Cairo to fight with Islamic State, now he dreams to bring jihad home to Egypt.
Senior commander from Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis says Islamic State has provided instructions on how to operate more effectively.
Salafi-jihadi threat to Jordan is not being overhyped, expert says.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Security source says initial investigation reveals the involvement of the al-Qaida affiliated Sinai-based terrorist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis.
By Ariel Ben Solomon,REUTERS
MEMRI report on interview of jihadi: 'We will build the Islamic state in the territories from Tigris to Jordan and Palestine and to Lebanon. Sunni Law will rule.'
MEMRI criticizes US social media platforms for allowing terrorist groups to freely use their services.
A recent video shows a pink Hello Kitty notebook next to the Syrian rebel leader as he lashes out against the Islamic State's 'dirty bastards.'
Expert: Impact of announcement global as al-Qaida affiliates and jihadist groups must choose to support and join the Islamic State or to oppose it.
Analyst was speaking to a delegation of high-level Chinese visitors, including members of the Communist Party's central committee.
US officials claim Islamist movement could pose threat to US; Obama says Iran could play role in maintaining stability of Iraqi state.
By MICHAEL WILNER,Ariel Ben Solomon
Fighting government forces and rebels in Iraq and Syria, ISIL kills hundreds in Syria in battles across Syria, Iraq, captures city, military aircraft in Iraq.
Clashes continue between Islamist fighters from Nusra Front - the official al-Qaida branch in Syria - and breakaway faction ISIL.
With neither side in the Syrian civil war holding a decisive edge, Tehran's role is growing increasingly crucial to keeping the Assad regime above water.
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant releases video calling on Jordanians to wage war against the government in Amman.
Amman treating growing number of returning jihadists as a security threat; Jordan's Western-aligned monarchy remains torn by conflicting interests over embattled neighbor to the north.
Budapest's envoy "expressed his admiration at Hezbollah’s great achievement for Lebanon."
Group calls for end to public Christian rituals, displaying of cross “or anything from their book.”
Jihad Matchmaker encourages both men and women to send a direct message with their background, status and location, but no pictures.
"Our heart yearns to arrive and fight the sons and brothers of the apes and pigs," says rebel fighter.
Even Italy, a country that has historically been fairly immune to the phenomenon, is now starting to realize the real potential threat stemming from the radicalization of its Muslim community.
By MICHELE GROPPI
Today Israel’s closest ally is Egypt; under Obama, the US is a force to be worked around, not worked with.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
2014 was marked by the ferocious bullying of the international community by rogue governments, oppressive dictatorships and evil regimes.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Today the main factor unifying al-Qaida and Islamic State and their sister groups and followers in the region and worldwide is ideology.
The war against Islamic State needs to continue as if there were no negotiations going on with the Palestinians or war with Hamas.
By LIOR AKERMAN
The bad news enveloped the Succot holiday – at its outset and its close.
By JPost Editorial
Then, at least, American Jews acknowledged that there was an enemy.
By DANIEL GORDIS
A succa is a structure, albeit temporary, but nevertheless a structure and not just a tent and certainly not a cloud.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
Although Israelis consider Hamas to be horribly brutal, the comparison with Islamic State is imprecise.
By YEHIA KASSEM
What chilled my bones was that this had become the new normal for her. She had accepted the situation, and it had become her way of life – with no recollection of any other way to live.
By NAOMI RAGEN
Obama calls on governments and peoples across the Middle East to make a common effort “to extract this cancer, so that it does not spread.”
The time has come to talk softly and carry a big stick – that is, to act and stop talking. Our actions will speak for themselves.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
Part three: the Islamic propagation.
By DAVID BUKAY
'Washington Post' reports FBI considers problem a challenge because recruits could return to US to perpetuate acts of terror.