Israeli envoy Danon: Palestinians citing UN Secretary General to excuse terror
Hadar Goldin’s parents urge UN to help retrieve son’s remains from Gaza
Poll shows sharp decline in Palestinian support for third intifada
Senior PA official: 'Do we have to hijack planes for you to care about our cause?'
Academics protest Bennett’s CHE actions, warn of 'crisis of confidence'
Justice Ministry oversight 'czar' files 2nd annual report
Kashrut certification pulled from PA West Bank factories over ‘security concerns'
CBS: 95% of Israeli couples are married
Labor Party votes to freeze two-state solution; Yacimovich boycotts vote
Ministers vote to increase punishments for employers of illegal residents
PM: Military aid package with US may not be completed during Obama’s term
Moves underway for law enabling MKs to suspend colleagues with 'special' majority
Whisper down the lane
Israeli pop icon Gabi Shoshan found dead at 66
Springsteen Israel show frenzy grows
Concert Review: ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv lost for answers after Haifa mauling
Soccer: Tel Aviv derby stalemate costly for Maccabi
Super Bowl 50: Broncos or Panthers — which team is the chosen one?
Israel maintains Group I status
Coen brothers on Oscars diversity: We write what we know – Jews and Minnesotans
German Jews celebrate identity with ‘Jewrovision’ song contest
Anti-Semitic video shown at New York high school discontinued
For Kiev’s Jewish refugees, little thought about tomorrow
President Rouhani awards medals to negotiators of Iran deal
Several dual citizens in Iran face espionage charges
Hamas and Fatah make yet another try at reconciliation
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Government gets cracking on lowering egg, dairy prices
MDA staffers study at sign language workshop
More Haredi men working, as Arab women drop out of labor force
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
New Worlds" Haifa researchers carry out sensitive detection of DNA sequences
When gender makes a difference
6 infants in Israel die from crib death within 4 days
Israel Railways is going electric
On the streets of Haifa, anger and fear mar a sunny exterior
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
A New Hampshire win is a must for 'nice guy' Ohio governor John Kasich
Does pro-Israel crowd ‘feel the Bern’? Sanders cites J Street, Zogby as advisers
Live from the primary: Our man in New Hampshire
Israeli Right rallies around Rubio
Modesty's newest fashion model: Hijarbie
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 5, 2016
Grapevine: A Jewish melting pot
Grapevine: The King David, popular as ever
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
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Taxicab Diplomacy: Obama vs. Trump
January 8: A misnomer
A salute to the convert
Germany’s Jews: A chronology of awareness and fear
TERRA INCOGNITA: Israel’s dangerous anti-strategic game
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
Nazareth to host central 'World Day of the Sick' event
Mutual Judeo-Christian spiritual foundation of Judaism and Christianity
Absolutely Relatively True
The Looming Financial Storm
Who are the real heirs of Zionism?
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.08.2016 | 29 Shevat, 5776
Zion Golan becomes unlikely star in Yemen, a Muslim country he is banned to even travel to.
Shin Bet nabs senior Hamas operative who tells interrogators about secrets of organization, including sources of funding, activities in Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Muslim Brotherhood claimed on its website that the government froze the funds of 1,055 of its alleged charities.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
While regional threats remain real, Israel also has strong local allies, and the likelihood of a major security crisis in the near future remains reasonably low.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Quand l’Occident – et surtout l’Amérique – comprendront-ils enfin que la prolongation d’un conflit sanglant au Sinaï ne peut qu’avoir un effet déstabilisateur sur tous les pays de la région ?
By ZVI MAZEL
Alors que Barack Obama multiplie les concessions sur le dossier iranien, Benjamin Netanyahou doit rester ferme face à la présidence américaine
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
L’Egypte, l’Arabie Saoudite et les Etats du Golfe ont trouvé un terrain d’entente : les menaces posées par l’islam radical
L’Occident est au pied du mur. Un rapport des Emirats épingle noir sur blanc ces associations qui prônent la terreur sous couvert de bienfaisance
Les Frères musulmans sont apparus sur le devant de la scène lors du Printemps arabe si mal nommé. On les a vus accéder au pouvoir par le biais d’élections libres en Egypte et en Tunisie, pour en être chassés peu après par leurs peuples qui découvraient leur véritable objectif
L’administration Obama a abandonné ses alliés traditionnels de la région, précisément au moment où le fanatisme monte en flèche. Le Moyen-Orient peut exploser à tout moment
37 Islamists sentenced to death, while hundreds more handed life sentences, accused of preaching Jewish Talmud by court.
Ratification of least Islamic, most democratic constitution since Sadat may give strongman Sisi legitimacy to tackle country’s severe economic woes.
Authorities condemn Sinai attack; at least two killed in clashes in Egypt as referendum vote results on new constitution due.
A look into what Egypt is doing to stop the swarm of terror attacks in the country.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Israel has been left with no option but to retaliate after Hamas made it amply clear by its behavior that it had no genuine intention of returning to the cease-fire of 2012.
By JAGDISH N SINGH
Currently the only Gulf country that openly supports the Muslim Brotherhood is Qatar. This has led the formerly mentioned Gulf countries to turn against Qatar to the extent that they recently withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar.
By TAWFIK HAMID
If Israel keeps Barghouti in prison, then Dahlan is well placed to sweep Mahmoud Abbas aside and become the next Palestinian president.
In the current political atmosphere in Egypt, General al-Sissi is the strong, rational man who can bring more stability to the country and the whole region.
The latest referendum results in favor of the new Egyptian constitution are completely in line with the clearly observable shift in Egyptian society against the Muslim Brotherhood and political Islam.
Despite being still imperfect in some areas, the constitution is certainly a step forward, and is already vastly superior to the former Islamist constitution.
Is the UK's decision to order a review of the Muslim Brotherhood a sign the West is beginning to see the organization’s true motives?
Toppling of Mohamed Morsi has weakened the movement; winning elections in Tunisia remains its last hope to gain power democratically; won’t make up for loss of Egypt.
Three Al Jazeera journalists remain incarcerated on accusations of harming Egyptian national interest.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
"We were looking for people who could provide visibility into the world of terrorism," NYPD officer says.
Islamist group allegedly moving headquarters in light of British government investigation.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Earlier this week, Prime Minister David Cameron announced an investigation into the group's activities in Britain.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Saudi Arabia, a commercial ally of Britain and staunch foe of the Brotherhood, designated the group a terrorist organization last month.
The Rami Levy supermarket chain is alleged to have ostracized and created a hostile work environment for one of its branch managers after it was learned that she was dating an Arab Muslim man.
While both Egypt and Tunisia have seen Islamist regimes gain and lose power, the differences in their trajectories are stark.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
For the Saudis and other Gulf Arab states, and Egypt as well, Qatar has become insufferable.
The struggles in the Arab world are more about the shaping of neo-traditionalist politics than a straight fight for democracy and civil rights.
By ASHER SUSSER
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
“I believe that political Islam carries the religion of Islam towards the inferno of conflict,” said Fehmi Jadaane, a Jordanian researcher.
The Egyptian-based Muslim Brotherhood garners varying opinions on the issue of terror
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
The famed Islamist organization, which formed the ideological roots for more radical jihadist groups such as al-Qaida and Islamic State, is being outshined by its more radical kin.
Case related to 2011 mass jailbreak.
Egypt summoned the US ambassador in Cairo after the former parliamentarians from the Muslim Brotherhood met with US officials in January.
Appeals court allegedly cancels February ruling to include Palestinian Islamist organization, and not just its military wing, as a terrorist entity.
Egyptian expert to "Post": The Brotherhood will probably continue its long tradition of double-talk, speaking of democracy in English while emphasizing "jihad" in Arabic.
A US official called the court's decision "inconsistent with with Egypt's international obligations."
Sentence will be referred to Egypt's top religious authority, the Grand Mufti, for any opinion before execution can take place.
Members trickle back mostly in opposition-held areas, trying to reestablish credibility and influence.
Group reportedly planned to shoot down helicopter carrying Morsi to trial or poison his food in prison.
CIA director met with Egyptian President on Sunday in Cairo; three killed in Sinai blast.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Morsi faces charges of inciting murder of protesters, espionage and escaping prison.
The bomb targeted a minibus outside the city's stadium.
Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Badie to spend life in prison, others given death penalty.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,REUTERS
British-Lebanese human rights lawyer urges Egyptian president to expedite release of Canadian-Egyptian reporter.
The Muslim Charities Forum has acted as an umbrella group for Muslim aid organizations that operate in 71 countries, with a combined income of £108 million.
By JERRY LEWIS
Qatar's support for Muslim Brotherhood and Mohamed Morsi had driven a wedge between the countries.
Judge says Muslim Brotherhood conspired with Hamas, Hezbollah to infiltrate Egypt, topple Mubarak
UAE says Council on American-Islamic Relations should be banned, US disagrees.
Unlike former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, the leader of Tunisia's Islamist Ennahda party acted pragmatically when faced with overwhelming opposition.
In an e-mailed statement, the Brotherhood called the attacks a "massacre" and offered condolences to the victims' families.
"Qataris would not encourage Islamists to depart without serious threats from other GCC members."
Turkey has also been reported as a possible destination for Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal.
Former Muslim Brotherhood leader says the organization communicated with extremist groups in Sinai and set up training camps with them when former president Morsi was in power.
Egyptian president accuses the two nations and the Muslim Brotherhood of trying to destabilize Egypt, the Egypt Independent reports.
Judicial sources say court also upholding sentence for at least 182 supporters of outlawed Islamist group's leader.
Defeated candidate in Egypt's presidential election appeals results that gave former army chief al-Sisi victory; leftist politician Sabahi won 3% of votes against over 93% of votes cast for Sisi, according to judicial sources.
In Qatar, Turkey, Britain and elsewhere, hundreds of activists have set about trying to isolate Egypt's army-backed government diplomatically.
Egyptian court sentences 155 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to jail terms and gives 54 of them life sentences.
Another Egyptian court sentenced the leader of the Brotherhood and 682 supporters to death earlier this week.
The Al-Aksa mosque has been involved with promoting extreme rhetoric in the past, calling for the destruction of US, UK and France.
Decree creates possibility for hundreds of millions of Muslims from around world to visit holy site; fatwa says visits not be normalization of ties with Israel.
By YASSER OKBI
Seeking the death penalty for the Brotherhood's general guide, Mohamed Badie, and his followers is certain to raise tensions in Egypt.
Hashemite security forces capture 5 jihadists en route to fight in Syria.
For now, Sisi enjoys the adulation of the majority of Egyptians, who see him as a savior following three decades of Mubarak and three turbulent years since his demise.
The move is meant to isolate the coastal city from others in the Sinai region and to control entry and exit points, according to Egyptian media.
59-year-old who deposed Mohamed Morsi says Egypt threatened by terrorists and he will work to make a country "free of fear."
State Department says death penalty for 529 defendants after a two-day summary proceeding cannot be reconciled with int'l human rights law.
Experts doubtful about veracity of report that secret negotiations are ongoing between the government and the Brotherhood.
123 of the defendants were present at sentencing, others were either released, out on bail or on the run.
Saudi Interior Ministry also lists Nusra Front and the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, whose fighters are battling Syrian President Assad.
Security forces say that Hamas members that became Egyptian citizens have taken part in terrorist attacks.
Islamist militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, responsible for Taba bus attack, Eilat rockets, threatens tourists to leave Egypt before Feb. 20.
State requiring all mosque preachers to give same sermons; Jordanian PM to arrive in Cairo for talks
"Egyptian Jon Stewart" hosts first airing of show since it was pulled 3 months ago; pans public for lionizing army chief Sisi.
TV personality who released an anti-Obama video last year wants to run to "annoy the Brotherhood every day."
Muslim Brotherhood founder Sheikh al-Banna introduced the concept of "the art of death" in 1947, ordering his men to prepare for jihad using the group's secret battalions. Is today's Brotherhood heading in the same direction?
While forces fire in air to scatter anti-government protesters, thousands of others chant support for army chief Sisi.
Egyptian authorities may not be satisfied that terrorist operations will cease until Hamas rule over the Gaza Strip comes to an end, expert tells 'Post.'
Muslim Brotherhood supporters clash with police as army chief holds over to remove Islamic language from constitution.
Islamists have demonstrated every day since gov't declared Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group last month.
Interior Minister accuses Hamas of cooperating with Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt to provide logistical support to the the jihadist group.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON, REUTERS
300 Muslim Brotherhood-supporting university students block road near Defense Ministry, chanted anti-police and army slogans.
In 2013, Sisi stood up to domestic and international opposition to wrestle power over Egypt from the Muslim Brotherhood.
Gaza government reaffirms solidarity with ousted movement, rejects calls to sever connections with the Brotherhood.
Following uptick in attacks and violence, Chuck Hagel offers US assistance investigating incidents during phone call with Egyptian army chief.
Three senior Muslim Brotherhood figures flee Egypt; police and Cairo students clash for third day running.
Tensions flare in Cairo, several other cities, in first large protests since the gov't declared the Brotherhood a terrorist organization.
The struggle between Erdogan's AKP Party, Gulen’s Hizmet movement comes down to 2 radically different views of Islam; Erdogan's faction identifies with the "Arab Islam," while Gulen's supporters prefer "the Islam of the Turks."
US believes Egypt going "way too far" in crackdown, says not considering labeling Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist organization.
150 million out of 400 million European Union citizens believe in the conspiracy theory that Israel is conducting a war of extermination against the Palestinians.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
From it’s earliest days, the Muslim Brotherhood used violence as a strategy. It formed a “secret apparatus” to attack government officials and foreigners in Egypt, even killing two Egyptian prime ministers.
By MICHELE BACHMANN
America is disengaging itself from the Middle East while seemingly encouraging extremist forces. It is a well-known fact that nature abhors a vacuum. What happens next is anybody’s guess.
"Palestinian sovereignty on Israeli citizens would be dangerous, for the Palestinians would kill them. Not a pleasant possibility!"
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