Israel's next battlefield: Defeating Palestinian incitement on social media
Police officer wounded in stabbing attack at Jerusalem's Damascus Gate
Settler leader: Herzog would have more global backing than Netanyahu to fight terror
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Gazan responsible for murder of Italian activist killed fighting alongside ISIS
Ariel tells Bennett to set red lines for staying in Netanyahu coalition
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Liberman: Israel is the largest financial backer of Palestinian terror
United Arab Emirates: Israel mission not sign of changed relations
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Thousands 'demonstrate for life’ at wedding of terrorism victim’s daughter
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Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
Paris attacks ignite resurgence in nationalism not seen since WWII
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
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Obama to Putin: 'Direct your focus on tackling ISIS'
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GOP hopeful Carson meets Syrian refugees in Jordan, but opposes them coming to US
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Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
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An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
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11.29.2015 | 17 Kislev, 5776
US secretary of state releases statement after returning from Middle East visit.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Any US attempts to promote positive steps now seem likely to fall on deaf ears as violence continues.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
US secretary of state urges Israel to empower Palestinian leaders so they can improve daily life.
"This is a new trap," Palestinian FM Riyad al-Maliki said on Voice of Palestine radio, accusing Israel of planning to use such footage to arrest Muslim worshippers believed to be inciting against it.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
“Israel has no intention to divide the Temple Mount, and we completely reject any attempt to suggest otherwise,” says Netanyahu
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Palestinian and Israeli leaders may not meet directly, but will hold separate conversations at the same location.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Mahmoud Habbash said that Abbas and US Secretary of State John Kerry held “difficult” talks in New York during which they discussed the PA president’s UN speech.
Former Kerry staffer praises ex-boss, says ‘treated unjustly’ by Israeli public.
By HERB KEINON
The US Parole Commission announced Tuesday that Pollard will be released from prison after serving 30 years of a life sentence on November 20.
Jewish officials raise concerns about deal with Obama administration officials.
Referring to Friday's attacks, Kerry said: "There's something different about what happened from 'Charlie Hebdo', and I think everybody would feel that."
US President Obama secured enough votes this week to sustain a veto of the nuclear agreement in Congress, yet Netanyahu promises to continue to fight against it. Is there a method to his moves?
Secretary of State John Kerry took to the country’s Sunday morning shows to warn of severe consequences if Congress kills the deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
A contract, any contract, is only as good as its wording.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Sides emphasize that major obstacles remain to finalizing a deal under which Iran would cut back its nuclear program in exchange for relief from economic sanctions.
Condition of US Secretary of State defined as stable.
Barack Obama's administration chose a path to cut back bilateral ties, proclaimed policy towards 'isolating' our country at the international scene
Obama administration attempting to water down congressional oversight bill to "preserve our ability to implement an agreement."
The president “underscored that Ezra’s studies in Israel strengthened the bonds between Israel and the United States.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
In the US' telling, the discussion was not about terror against Israelis, but rather more generic “violence” happening in “Israel, Jerusalem and the West Bank.”
President and Secretary of State spoke on the two nations' shared grief after the murder of Jewish US teen Ezra Schwartz.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"Today I express my complete condemnation for any act of terror that takes innocent lives and disrupts the day-to-day life of a nation," Kerry says.
Official: We’re not trying to ‘resume negotiations’
Kerry effectively equated anti-Zionism with racism – a scourge, he said, that remains as "abhorrent" and widespread in 2015 as it was in 1975.
Despite attempts to create a different impression, the West has conceded the continued existence of both Assad and Islamic State.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Prime minister meets US secretary of state in Berlin amid wave of terror attacks in Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
A Foreign Ministry spokesman characterized the meeting as “sharp,” and said it dealt with the entirety of Israeli-French relations.
Kerry will meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Germany and separately with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan's King Abdullah at the end of the week.
US Secretary of State's spokesman says Kerry comment was not intended to justify the wave of violence — which the State Department characterizes as terrorism.
US secretary of state plans visit to Israel in the near future.
In separate calls to Netanyahu and Abbas, Kerry expresses "deep concern" with escalating tensions and asks what he can do to help.
Kerry told Netanyahu that Washington was aware that Israel had no intention of changing the status quo in Jerusalem's holy places.
'Israel and the United States are united in grief,' the premier said at the start of his meeting with Kerry in New York.
UN General Assembly passes resolution to fly Palestinian flag.
"I fear that what could happen is if Congress were to overturn it, our friends in Israel could actually wind up being more isolated and more blamed," the secretary said.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Kerry said on Friday it would be a huge mistake if Israel decided to take unilateral military action against Iran over its nuclear program in the future.
US secretary of state told NBC on Friday that an Israeli strike on Iran would have 'grave consequences for Israel and for the region.'
Israel: Peace essential precursor to arms control; UN’s Ban disappointed on failure to narrow differences
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Channel 2 reports that Kerry wanted to come to Mideast to advance various regional issues.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MICHAEL WILNER
The Secretary of state says There is a lot of ‘hysteria’ in Israel while Netanyahu says this is the ‘challenge of our generation.’
"I am confident that if we stay steady, keep our heads in thinking creatively, but also being strong and committed to our fundamental values, we are going to defeat Daesh."
"We gained more territory. Daesch has less territory," says the US secretary of state.
"President Obama has made a very strong and forceful and simple decision entirely in keeping with his originally stated policy that we must defeat and destroy Daesh," Kerry said.
"Nothing would do more to bolster the fight against Daesh than a political transition that sidelines Assad," says secretary of state.
US secretary of state meets with Abbas in Amman to discuss ways to quell violence.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Kerry proposed similar ideas with Abbas that he shared with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Berlin on Thursday.
Top Iranian and US diplomats meet on the sidelines on the UN General Assembly in New York.
US secretary of state stresses that timing of departure has to be decided through negotiation.
The State Department pointed to media accounts suggesting an "imminent enhanced Russian military build-up" in Syria.
Kerry: I do not question for an instant the basis for Netanyahu’s concern.
Visit by Qassem Suleimani would constitute a violation of sanctions.
Kerry also stated that the US walking away from the deal would remove any legitimacy for a potential military strike against Iran should it pursue nuclear weapons.
The secretary of state has been working tirelessly to restore trust in the US among its Arab allies, but his chances for success are murky at best
By ZVI MAZEL
US secretary of state told Jeffrey Goldberg of 'The Atlantic' that the Iran nuclear agreement is 'as pro-Israel' as it gets.
Leaders from an array of Jewish groups will visit the White House on Tuesday afternoon, according to representatives for some of the groups.
In Doha, Kerry will meet members of the Gulf Cooperation Council, which groups Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar.
US-Egyptian relations cooled considerably after Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was ousted in 2013 by the military amid mass protests against his rule.
Addressing concerns that Iran would continue to sponsor terrorism despite the nuclear deal, Kerry said that the US would continue to "push back against Iran's other activities."
Steinitz responds to comments US Secretary of State John Kerry made Friday that were interpreted by some as a warning for Israel to temper their criticism of Iran deal.
"I do know that often comments are made publicly and things can evolve that are different," US Secretary of State says.
The meetings came after the Iranians released photos of their top delegates sifting through stacks of papers, taking phone calls and working on laptops, all wearing large smiles.
US secretary of state says if difficult decision are not made, the United States is "absolutely prepared to call an end" to negotiations.
"We are not yet where we need to be" for the US to say with confidence that there will be a comprehensive nuclear deal by the end of the week, Kerry says.
Day after agreement to set back deadline to reach final deal, top US, UK and German diplomats hold meetings with Iran.
Talks under way in the Austrian capital are supposed to wrap up two years of negotiations over Iran's nuclear work.
Kerry and Iran's Zarif see hard work ahead as nuclear talks begin.
Senior Iranian negotiator Abbas Araqchi told Iranian reporters that the current negotiations were a "slow and difficult process."
Critics and supporters of Kerry agree that an Iran deal would seal Kerry's legacy despite his earlier failures.
"We’re not fixated on Iran specifically accounting for what they did at one point in time or another," Secretary of State said on Tuesday.
Less than three weeks before deadline, US negotiators believe the talks will likely come down to the wire.
US maintains it is not entertaining an extension in the talks.
US secretary of state flies home for treatment of femur broken in bicycle accident, could be grounded for weeks.
"A ceasefire is not peace...because even the most durable of ceasefires is not a substitute for peace," Kerry says.
Saudi-led coalition began strikes against the Houthis on March 26, aimed at pushing the Iranian-allied militia back from captured areas.
The Obama administration would abide by its pledge to deny Iran a nuclear weapon, Kerry told Channel 10.
IAEA chief Amano says emerging deal would help UN atomic watchdog to better monitor Iran's nuclear program.
In response to the agreement between Obama and Congress, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham stated that Iran will not allow US domestic politics to derail nuclear negotiations.
Kerry has said the sanctions would be suspended in phases.
"We are working on setting parameters of the issues that will led to drafting the final deal by end of June."
Talks continuing into eighth day as China warns of "wasted" time; US and Russia send mixed signals on "understanding."
The Iranian media, which has been known to report "conspiracy theories" in the past, runs story refuting that Kerry was hurt in a cycling accident.
Kerry has unfortunately shown a pattern of blaming the victim and ignoring the most glaringly obvious facts when it comes to Israel’s basic security.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Readers respond to the latest Jerusalem Post articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
There can be no equivocation or false associations of Israeli policy with unjustified killings. Failure to do so can only be interpreted as an American double standard.
“Now is the time, Mr. Netanyahu, to rally your rational Likud followers with a program of timed steps towards Palestinian autonomy, while preserving or even thereby enhancing Israel’s security."
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Kerry's claim this week that “Unless we get going, a two-state solution could conceivably be stolen from everybody,” is more an assault on reality generally than on Israel in particular.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The secretary of state carries a badly broken American moral compass.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Sadly, the United States’ response to our close friend Israel, coming under fire by terrorists yet again, is what we would expect from this Administration’s weak and misguided foreign policy.
By ARMSTRONG WILLIAMS
Junior New York Senator Kristen Gillibrand’s August 6 announcement supporting President Barack Obama’s Iran nuclear deal should not go unpunished.
By RON RUBIN
Kerry insists he was not 'bamboozled' by his Iranian counterparts during negotiations.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Why I can’t wait to see what ‘troubles’ John Kerry next.
By LIAT COLLINS
Netanyahu, if you want us to block international initiatives on Palestinian statehood at the UN, we need more than another vacuous speech from you.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD