02.26.2017 | 30 Shevat, 5777
Dershowitz calls on banks to close accounts that boycott Israel
Former senior PA official: 'Hamas is willing to go back to '67 borders'
Lebanese media claims Israel threw smoke bombs across the border fence
According to foreign reports: Israel's covert missions undergo a change
Report: Trump may pull US out of UN Human Rights Council due to Israel bias
Netanyahu meets with Aussie FM against imposing PA state on Israel
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem snaps skid in Rishon
Soccer: Mac Tel Aviv tied on points with Beersheba
Foreign Ministry likely to declare strike
New Zealand surprised Israel by sponsoring anti-settlement UN resolution
The quiet comeback of Mel Gibson
Dance review: One. One & One
Coldplay arrives in Israel to scout possible concert locations
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Casspi waived by New Orleans Pelicans after breaking thumb
Israeli star Casspi cut from NBA's Pelicans after suffering injury
Study may lead to new strategies to combat bacterial infection
The damage that could stem from lack of movement
New Worlds: Crystallization made crystal clear
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Fundamentally Freund: Operation Menashe 2017 is underway
February 26, 2017: Selecting judges
The uphill battle over returning to Jerusalem
Shot in the foot
Iraqi forces advance past Mosul airport, pushing into city’s west
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills 42
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
US almost deports visiting Holocaust scholar
'Impact of BDS is worse than most people realize'
Texas school teacher fired for 'kill some Jews' tweet
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Donald Trump and American Jews: The first good week?
US Democrats pick Perez over Ellison to lead party
Pence's Twitter blunder: whose flag is it, anyway?
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
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
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
We asked, you answered: a weekly roundup from the JPost Twitter
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
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
Who decides when Iran has gone nuclear enough to attack?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
25 year after Khojaly genocide: 'the unforgettable facts between denial and historical justice'
Squaring the two-state circle
J Street's 2017 National Conference
"We want to reach as many people as possible, including non-Jewish people, so that more people will understand the culture and values that Israel operates under."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
“We are here to make a symbolic commitment to this place. It is good to put down roots in this bastion of democracy where people speak their minds.”
KKL-JNF and the Marching Together to a Shared Future social movement hold a festive Tu Bishvat tree planting in the Gilboa under the theme of mutual respect for each other and the land.
A green space for art, creativity and urban agriculture in the Clal commercial center in Jerusalem, thanks to Friends of JNF Calgary
Hundreds of local children joined the President of Israel in planting trees in the city’s Ramat Sapir neighborhood, which was damaged by the November fires.
Festive KKL-JNF tree planting in Jerusalem Forest with Australian and Israeli youth
A center in memory of the Argentinean prosecutor Alberto Nisman is to be established in the Israel-Argentina Friendship Park in Ben Shemen Forest near Modiin.
Innovations and new technologies in the field of desert agriculture were showcased at the Central and Northern Arava Open Day.
Prime Minister of Croatia Andrej Plenković plants a tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem, in a ceremony held on January 24th, 2017.
The sixth annual Local Government Conference takes place in Tel Aviv, under the theme "Moving Cities towards Innovation".
What happens when leaders get together to work for the future of KKL-JNF in Europe?
Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma plants a tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem, at a ceremony held on January 10th, 2017.
Young leaders of KKL Latin America get to know KKL-JNF in depth: “KKL is not just about planting trees but it is really about the development of the country.”
Six weeks after the massive November fires in Israel, JNF-USA CEO Russell Robinson delivers a $2,000,000 check to the Israel Fire and Rescue Authority.
With the scars of the fires still fresh on the landscape and in people's hearts, KKL-JNF is beginning the long journey of rehabilitating the burnt areas.
Roman Milestones Moved from Highway 38 to KKL-JNF’s Archaeological Garden in Givat Yeshayahu. This fascinating garden is open to the public.
His Excellency Charles Baker, the Governor of Massachusetts, together with his wife Lauren and their son, planted a tree at KKL-JNF’s VIP Tree Planting Center and visited the Kennedy Memorial.
The mission included about 30 friends of KKL-JNF from all over Germany. For some of them, this was their first visit to Israel, while others have returned time after time over the years.
“When I was recuperating in the hospital I said that when I went to Israel I would plant a tree for Hassan and his family.”
Israel H20: A JNF USA tour on the trail of Israel's water solutions
Hungarian Minister of Agriculture Dr. Sándor Fazekas visits Israel and tours the Negev’s Yatir Forest with KKL-JNF.
KKL-JNF professionals estimate that the ecological damage caused by the fires is huge
KKL-JNF foresters have been fighting fires in forests and open spaces around the clock; at this stage, more than 2,750 acres of forest have been burned in 58 wildfires.
This new single track, which is 13 kilometers long, is part of the Na‘im BeYahad route, which has an overall length of 54 kilometers and connects Jewish and Arab communities in the lower Galilee.
KKL France Israel Today and Tomorrow 2016 delegation's final day in Israel
The new John A. Tory Memorial Autism Therapy Garden for children and young adults with Autism in Be'er Sheva
A bird-watching course for the entire family that includes field trips and lectures from ornithological experts
The KKL France Israel Today and Tomorrow delegation visits Tel Aviv
Friends of KKL Belgium take part in a Declaration Signing Ceremony marking their donation for a new plaza at the Massuah International Institute for Holocaust Studies at Kibbutz Tel Yitzhak.
JNF Canada delegation to Israel inaugurates the Joel Marvin Bellas Green Leadership Classroom in a ceremony held on November 10 at the Guatemala School in Jerusalem.
This article is part of a series on innovative agriculture in the Arava Desert.
This natural gem in the heart of the bustling metropolis of Tel Aviv is expected to attract a variety of birds and thousands of nature and bird lovers.
“I had dreamed about this for many years, but I didn’t think it would actually come true.”
A study being conducted by the University of Haifa and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is investigating how the long-eared owl (Asio otus) can be used as a biological pest control agent.
Senior embassy officials representing 7 Latin American countries in Israel pay a visit to Hula Lake Park and the forests of the Carmel with KKL-JNF.
“Planting a Tree Sends a Message of Peace”
Lauder: “The days of playing defense are over”; Shaked: “BDS is another branch of terrorism in the modern age”; Hoenlein: “BDS doesn’t want to help the Palestinian people.”
New man-made lake dedicated at Ben Gurion Park in Dimona in a festive ceremony on September 21st, 2016.
Hundreds of thousands of volunteers all over Israel set out to clean up their outdoor surroundings on International Cleanup Day, which is organized locally by KKL-JNF.
A Delegation from KKL Denmark Visits Israel and dedicates the Casuarina Circle to the memory of Dan Uzan, who was murdered in a terrorist attack in Copenhagen in 2015.
On September 15th, diplomats in Israel from Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica and El Salvador marked the 195th anniversary of their independence and their liberation from Spanish rule.
The Korea-Israel Friendship Forest in Jerusalem Forest was planted in cooperation with Samsung Electronics Israel and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea.
BILD newspaper publisher Kai Diekmann honored with the Golden Olive Branch Award
The lead-up to 2016 International Clean Up Day in Israel on September 22nd
Thanks to Friends of JNF Canada, over 20 Hareidi families with special needs children went for a two day in the Judean hills.
On Monday, August 22, two United States senators and twelve congressional advisors planted trees at KKL-JNF’s VIP tree planting center in the shade of the Kennedy Memorial.
Pre-Army volunteers complete their year’s service with KKL-JNF
On Tuesday, August 9, a bicycle trail in memory of KKL France Board Member Alex Moïse was dedicated in Adulam France Park in the Judean Lowlands.
On September 22, 2016, KKL-JNF will hold the 16th International Clean Up Day in Israel.
Students at the Ilanot School for Special Education venture out for their first time into the new accessible playground, donated by Friends of JNF Canada.
24 Partner in Academic Exchange Exploring History, Politics, Culture, and Economy in Israel
A scenic lookout in memory of Captain Tzvika Kaplan Z"L, who fell in Operation Protective Edge, is inaugurated on Mt. Carmel by family and friends.
Tenth graders from the Carmel School in Perth embark on a Roots journey in Israel, and spend a day with Israeli youth their age in Merhav Am.
The Future Young Professionals Mission of JNF Canada is touring all around Israel and visiting JNF Canada projects. We join them for a day in Israel's Gaza Border towns.
Approx. 1,000 children with special needs enjoyed challenging outdoor activities in the forest for the first time ever at KKL-JNF’s Tzipori Field and Forest Center from 5-7th July.
On Sunday, June 26, the new Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Courtyard Park was dedicated in the village of Kfar Chabad, the Israeli center of Chabad Chassidism.
Over 45,000 people from more than 50 countries registered to support the rehabilitation of the Expo Forest when they visited the Israel pavilion at Expo 2015 in Milan.
Ronald Appleby “Forester of the Future” Scholarships Presented at a Special Ceremony in Rehovot.
“Abraham was the first person to plant a tree in Beersheba and we are following in his footsteps.”
On May 2016, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund held its annual Latin American Leadership Conference, beginning in Buenos Aires and ending in Montevideo.
This year, KKL-JNF celebrated Shavuot in Metulla, an agricultural town on Israel's Lebanese border that is celebrating the 120th anniversary of its founding.
Center for Water Sensitive Cities in Israel launched in Kfar Saba, the site of Israel’s first biofilter, which was built by KKL-JNF in 2009.
On Thursday May 19th, KKL-JNF Italy held a fundraiser gala in Milan on the 31st floor of one of the most famous towers in the city.
About 800 Jewish teens from all over the world took part in the project -a bike-riding trip on KKL-JNF cycling trails.
South African descendants of 'Ochberg's Orphans' plant trees at the Ochberg Lookut in Ramat Menashe.
Mr. Andy Michelson presented the Czech Prime Minister with a framed KKL-JNF tree planting certificate.
On Sunday, May 15 2016 Hans-Dieter and Ingrid Roth, friends of KKL-JNF from Wiebaden, Germany, dedicated the Dado Scenic Lookout just outside Israel's northern border town of Metulla.
The day after the Independence Day holiday, some 800 recruits from the IDF Golani Brigade descended upon KKL-JNF forests and recreation areas throughout Galilee to clean up the woodlands.
Thirteen Canadian University students, all affiliates of JNF Canada, came to Israel for a week to strengthen their ties with the country and to upgrade their knowledge. Spirits were high!
JNF UK inaugurates 3 new kindergartens and lays the foundation stone for a new youth center in Kiryat Malachi.
KKL-JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center hold a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II.
United States Senator, the Honorable Orrin G. Hatch, planted a tree with KKL-JNF at Yad Kennedy in Aminadav Forest just outside Jerusalem, on May 5, 2016.
When completed, the new clinic will provide services for psychological trauma as well as other mental health issues for children, adults and seniors.
This week, KKL-JNF takes the people out to its parks and forests so that they can experience for themselves the green and beautiful country that Israel has become.
News briefs from around Israel.
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD