03.27.2017 | 29 Adar, 5777
Hamas partially reopens Erez crossing between Israel, Gaza
Pence: US seeks 'just solution' to conflict, president still seriously considering embassy move
Analysis: Syrian threats to attack Israel with Scud missiles are a bluff
Jerusalem mayor meets US peace envoy at White House after Mideast tour
IBA workers petition for further closure delay
In first, 11 developmentally disabled soldiers sworn into IDF
Preparing Passover packages for the poor at the President's Residence
Netanyahu: Trump has already turned words of support for Israel into actions
President Rivlin rejects former PM Olmert's request for clemency
MK Gafni: We have no problem with elections, we even might benefit from that
Bennett: Unpleasant to know Netanyahu requested articles against me
Steps on the Silk Road
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Levy’s Israel humbled 4-1 in Spain qualifier
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Israeli-German study shows circular RNA can encode for proteins
Israel receives low marks for geriatric nursing coverage in OECD report
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Editorial: Britain's pro-Israel pivot
Reality Check: Netanyahu’s election calculations
Why pride and courage are the keys to the Jewish people’s future
March 27, 2017: Broadcast woes
Who killed up to 100 civilians in Iraq and the tragedy's lessons for Israel
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
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
Jewish group calls to 'reject occupation' in protest at AIPAC conference
Dallas JCC evacuated over threatening phone call after Israeli suspect arrested
Jewish Ugandans on MASA gather pieces of Israel to take back home
Israeli Veganism: Introducing the land of soy milk and date honey to the world
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Report: Senate panel to question Jared Kushner over meetings with Russians
Report: Kushner to head new office tasked with fixing government inefficiency
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
US House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills against boycotts of 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
VIDEO: Toning her comedy act down for the rabbi
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
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
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
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
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
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
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
There were some scrappy comments surrounding the current coalition shakeup, courtesy of Yesh Atid MK Elazar Stern who rebuked Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan for criticizing Moshe Ya'alon.
By DAVID BRINN
Shin Bet cites recent examples from recent terror wave.
By BEN HARTMAN
What was – in 2015! – so remote as to be virtually impossible is changing its statistical status to being decidedly possible, after which it could move to a probability and then a likelihood.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
The latest version of the legislation debated by the Internal Affairs and Environment Committee would require a 10-agorot fee per disposable plastic bag.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The State Department could not verify a claim of responsibility by Islamic State for the attacks.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Welcome to the new and improved www.jpost.com.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Be sure to check out a live stream of conference proceedings at JPost.com throughout the day.
A French Islamist stabbed a policeman to death on Facebook livestream, Netanyahu responds to the Orlando shooting, Adam Lambert is set to lead the rock band Queen for a Tel Aviv performance and more.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Police release names of four Israelis killed in Tel Aviv attack, Palestinians celebrate attack while Saudis strongly condemn it, outrage at CNN for biased Tel Aviv terror attack title, and more.
Some of Israel’s leading literary and political figures worked as journalists for the daily.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Netanyahu and Putin meet as Russia calls for new Israeli-Palestinian talks, Women of the Wall leader detained at Western Wall for smuggling in Torah scroll and new Miss Israel crowned.
B'Tselem says 2nd soldier executed another terrorist in Hebron case, poll finds majority of Israeli public fearful of visiting Jerusalem, 5 killed in attack on Palestinian camp in Jordan, and more.
Defense Ministry releases new Six Day War testimonies by IDF generals, Saudi Arabia expands its anti-Iran strategy beyond the Mideast and politicians from across the world call for united Jerusalem.
JPost exclusive: list of NGOs on NGO bill obtained, Palestinian woman shot and killed after attempted stabbing of soldier, the BDS movement has little economic impact on Israel and more.
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'; Political boomerang? Ya'alon reaches out to donors, hinting at possible new party; Is the new Jordanian PM Israel's new friend in the Mideast?
During a press conference in Jerusalem, the premier said that his 'proven' track record in protecting Israel has shown that 'I’ve haven’t done a bad job.'
Mosab Hassan Yousef, author of the book Son of Hamas and once known as the “Green Prince,” who worked undercover for the Shin Bet from 1997 to 2007, will deliver a special address.
By NOA AMOUYAL
The JPost's special Independence Day edition is a celebration not only of Israel, but also of Israel’s alliances around the world.
Leaked Gaza war comptroller report rattles leadership, defense sources say Gaza border escalation coming to an end, terror victm's husband chastises UN, and more.
IDF General says Israel shows parallels to 1930's Germany, Palestinians in Gaza launched an attack on IDF forces in the south, thousands participate in March of the living and more.
Israel to open permanent office at NATO HQ, "Zionists worse than animals," post shared by UK Labor official reads, Gaza tensions increase with a number of cross border shooting attacks, and more.
Hamas says its ties with UK Labor's Corbyn 'painful hit for the Zionists', Bruce Springsteen's guitarist blasts 'obnoxious idiots' who back BDS, Israel seizes Gaza rocket-making materials, and more.
Shaked pushes to apply Israeli law in West Bank, two more UK Labor officials suspended for inappropriate anti-Israel posts, Bar Refaeli's new commercial deemed to racy for TV, and more.
Missing Israeli found dead in Hungary, companies say oil found near Dead Sea, Lebanese political analyst says Israeli annexation could have spared bloodshed in Aleppo, and more.
Two Palestinians shot and killed after an attempted stabbing, Jewish US Air Force General nominated for highest-ranking position, Herzog accuses 'macho' government of enabling Hamas and more.
Saudi general says Kingdom will open embassy in Israel if PM accepts Arab Peace Initiative, Muslim worshipers brawl with Jews trying to pray at Temple Mount, Shin Bet thwarts attack, and more.
Jordan warns of consequences for Jewish visits to Temple Mount, Hezbollah official claims Israel training Saudi officers, four-fifths of Senate urge Obama to ink Israel aid package, and more.
A 3,500-year-old relic from a Pharaonic dynasty from was found in northern Israel, Lebanese BDS ban new Batman movie because of Gal Gadot, a 17th century Jewish slum unearthed in Amsterdam and more.
Palestinians march in support of Jerusalem bomber, NATO experts warn of ISIS nuclear plot, Netanyahu tells Putin that the Golan is a red line, and more.
Livni encounters anti-Semitism at Harvard, Abbas associate fears for the PA leader's life, Jordanian MPs call for gov't to return ambassador to Tel Aviv, and more.
Arab youth's murderer convicted despite insanity plea, technological means used to detect Hamas tunnel may spell the end of group's weapon of choice, a renowned Israeli actress dies, and more.
IDF uncovers Gaza attack tunnel in Israeli territory, Swedish minister steps down amid anti-Israel comments, Israeli startup claims Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are related, and more.
Bernie Sanders meets Elaine from Seinfeld on SNL, dozens of Hezbollah fighters killed accidentally by their allies, Netanyahu vows never to leave the Golan Heights, and more.
Two terror attacks were thwarted within minutes, Bernie Sanders' Jewish outreach director in hot water over anti-Netanuahu post, the Obama-Netanyahu relationship is reexamined, and more.
A third of young Arabs said they do not use safety belts.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Egypt may have to change peace treaty with Israel, Abbas tightens his grip on power, Israel comes to grips with what Bernie Sanders' success represents, and more.
Sanders deals with heckler who says Jews run Wall Street, IDF colonel who shot stone-thrower is exonerated, Cruz appeals to Republican Jews, and more.
“When I took this job over 15 years ago we had 30 students in the International School – now we have 1,800,” school official says.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Pro-Palestinian protesters disrupted a speech by Nir Barkat at California university, Trump vodka may not be so Kosher for Passover, Barry Manilow announces Israel tour and more.
Hezbollah may be tied to huge prostitution ring in Lebanon, Rivlin reportedly lobbies Putin for help in returning Eli Cohen's remains from Syria, Katsav will remain in jail, and more.
Shaked declares war on High Court, Iran warns US not to cross red lines, Trump misses new grandson’s bris to continue campaigning, and more.
Star of David engravings at archaeological site cause stir in Egypt, IAF disturbed by rise in the ballistic missile threat, suspected terror stabbing in central Israel, and more.
A Belgian operator told Jewish caller that "Israel does not exist," charges reduced for Soldier on trial for shooting Palestinian, Israel Navy conducts drill against ISIS take-over of ship, and more.
British Labour party activist allegedly says that Israel behind ISIS, group of US lawmakers calls on Obama to probe alleged Israeli rights' violations, Van Damme fights anti-Israel trolls, and more.
EgyptAir plane hijacked, chief rabbi walks back comments about gentiles not being allowed to live in Israel, Israeli and Indian defense firms sign $10 billion deal, and more.
Chief rabbi says Jewish law forbids gentiles from living in Israel, Israel warns its citizens of terror threat in Turkey, ISIS is in trouble, and more.
Bill Maher says Europe has been an a****** to Israel, right-wing protestors give Nazi salute in Brussels, Netanyahu and Bennett spar over Hebron shooting, and more.
French-language TV captured Muslim woman ripping an Israeli flag at Brussels memorial, NGO B'tselem caught an IDF soldier shooting subdued terrorist, Jordan to put cameras on Temple Mount, and more.
Minister accuses Belgium of security negligence, Palestinian FM urges Europe to differentiate between resistance and terror, Islamic Jihad cyber terrorist indicted for hacking IDF drones, and more.
Last-living Yemenite Jews brought to Israel, Clinton bashes Trump in AIPAC speech, Rabbi squares off with anti-Israel activist in viral video, and more.
Former Mossad chief Dagan passes away, female soldier stabbed at Ariel junction, two teenage Jews arrested for writing "Death to Haman" in Iran, and more.
US accuses Israel of expropriating land, Israel among world's happiest countries, PA says it will never allow the IDF to pursue terrorists into Area A, and more.
Homeless man mistaken for terrorist puts north Tel Aviv on war footing, Russia seeks to reassure Israel over Syria withdrawal plan, Erekat discusses French peace push, and more.
Israeli sociologists boycott West Bank institution, Saudi prince strikes back at Obama, another Gaza tunnel collapses, and more.
Terrorist Nashat Milhem had planned an attack on kindergartens in Tel Aviv, Larry David reprised his role as Bernie Sanders on SNL, Netanyahu warns Hamas against rocket attacks, and more.
Biden is among one of those rare breeds of politicians who is larger than his office, even if that office is the vice presidency of the United States.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Police arrest hundreds of Palestinians illegally residing in Israel, Herzog tells Biden Jews need to be separated from Palestinians, 22,000 ISIS documents leaked by a former member, and more.
Terrorists carryout two drive-by shootings in Jerusalem, Netanyahu decides to complete Jerusalem security barrier, man who smacked terrorist with his guitar is lauded, and more.
Israel's UN envoy slams UN report that blames Israel for the situation of Palestinian women, IDF official sends warning message to Hezbollah, two terror attacks within minutes, and more.
The IDF prepares surprises for Hezbollah, ISIS faces a mutiny, Arab MKs against Gulf State's labeling of Hezbollah as a terrorist group, and more.
Decision will impact what is written on Tuvia Yanai Weissman's gravestone's epitaph.
Russia reportedly cancels S-300 deal with Iran, Erekat says Kerry told Abbas that the US would veto any Security Council resolution on Israeli settlements, Louis C.K. calls Trump 'Hitler' and more.
Turkey reportedly seeking Israeli weapons, two Palestinian assailants attack man coming out of his home, Netanyahu wants to deport the families of terrorists to Gaza and more.
Israel gets new missile defense system, Iran dismisses Israel's "empty threats," fighter jets nearly collide with passenger plane and more.
Women physically and verbally harassed at the Western Wall, Catholic priest caught snorting cocaine in room full of Nazi memorabilia, ISIS leader's German wife flees and more.
“The framework we recommend is intended to guarantee there will be enough independence for the higher education system and that it will be disconnected from political upheaval."
Another Gaza tunnel collapses, Israeli forces nab Ma'aleh Adumim attacker, Egyptian MP has shoe hurled at him in parliament after meeting Israeli envoy and more.
Reuters reporter detained in Gaza, Hamas leader says group doesn't want war, a 7-year-old finds a 3,400 year old relic in the Beit She-an Valley and more.
IDF reserve officer shot and killed in midst of stabbing attack, weapons stashed in bag found at airport, Mark Zuckerberg photo gives fearful glimpse into the future, and more.
ICC Chief Prosecutor says she is not influenced by the UN General Assembly's view on Israel, Canada's Parliament comes out against BDS, Tel Aviv ranks low on list judging quality of life and more.
Anti-Israel ad campaign hits London Underground, Roger Waters says artists afraid to denounce Israeli policies, transgender IDF soldier recounts transition and more.
Drones confiscated en route to Gaza, Hezbollah founder slams group for doing Russia's bidding in Syria, celebrity Jewish author edits book on the 'Israeli Occupation,' and more.
ISIS depravity, cyber alert after Israel reportedly bombs Syria, the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem says Israel to blame for Palestinian violence and more.
An ancient discovery in Jerusalem, new game-changing weapons for Iran, a casino in Eilat and more.
The story behind Stuxnet, Netanyahu in Berlin, news on Ron Arad and more.
A reader in Saudi Arabia also wrote on Twitter on Monday that he can now access the site from there on his mobile device.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Fingerhut has his work cutout for him in the quest to “enrich the lives of Jewish students so that they may enrich the Jewish people and the world.”
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Her Shurat Hadin Law Center is doing its part to bankrupt terror.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Meting out justice in the United States' Supreme Court.
For the first time ever, we are turning to our readers to help us compile our list of the world's most influential Jews.
Palestinians’ preoccupation with ancient history has little to do with culture or science and everything to do with politics.
This a clear violation of Twitter’s own rules. The time has come for these rules to be enforced. This won’t stop terrorism. But it will help delegitimize terrorist organizations.
It is so crucial that moderate, peaceful Muslims speak out against the violence being carried out in the name of Islam. And many are.
By AVI HOFFMANN
Photographer Brian Hendler died this week at the age of 63.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The BDS crowd either has no conscience or has forgotten the lessons of history.
By EARL COX
The cease-fire effort is an attempt by the US and EU to end the civil war that has resulted in a million deaths.
Broadcaster Anat Dolev’s lasting legacy in which good conquers bad.
By LIAT COLLINS
The Knesset held a debate on the impact of robotics on the labor market. Is Israel ready?
By ILAN EVYATAR
Let’s face it, the perception of Israel in the US is predominantly defined by its relationship with the Palestinians.
Now here in South Africa we have our own ITMA, none other than our venerable President Jacob Zuma.
By LIONEL SLIER
The statement voices support for the survival of Israel. Well dammit, I hate that term. Our survival is not in question.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
An unusual item was placed above the ark that we would never have assumed should be there – the kruvim, or cherubim.
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
Explaining his case for supporting Trump over Cruz, he said that he likes the tycoon’s “private sector experience,” and his projecting strength on foreign policy.