03.23.2017 | 25 Adar, 5777
FIFA submits draft report on settler soccer teams
Obama's last year in office saw 40% rise in settler housing
IDF chief: Hamas tunnels are not a strategic or existential threat
Palestinian killed, two others wounded by IDF fire near Gaza border
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Jerusalem blown out in Eurocup decider in Spain
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
PM: China holds Israel’s innovation in high esteem
Israel stands with UK against terrorism
A chorus line
Concert review: Granddaddy
Cafe 65 on Rothschild boulevard starts the morning off just right
Berlin launches first ever Jewish food week
Crowdfunding campaign launched for Beit Shemesh baseball complex
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
MKs blast Litzman for allegedly protecting tobacco giant Philip Morris
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Europe’s Jews becoming collateral damage in Europe’s civilizational clash
Letters to the Editor: This ‘mishugas’
Truth is not a political position
Peace when Jews and Arabs educate their children together
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Scorched earth: If Islamic State can't have it, no one can
Watch: The latest trend Egyptians are using to vent fury
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Saudi Prince: Trump a 'strong president' in fight against dangerous Iran
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
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
Experts warn that Trump budget for foreign aid cripples antisemitism fight
No fanfare for Venezuelan arrivals in Israel
Israelis to be awarded 2017 Rhodes Scholarships for the first time
‘If antisemitic parties rise to power, we will call on European Jews to flee’
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
'Motorist in custody after making bomb threat outside White House'
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
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'
VOTE NOW: Is Israel headed to the polls?
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
Roseanne Barr fires back at anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour
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?
Riding the bullet
Ask The Rabbi: Does Halacha permit demolition of terrorists’ homes?
New insight into a legendary leader
An outsider’s view of Israel
Hot off the Arab press
Peace according to Halacha
This week in Jerusalem
Empowered women: A site to see
Campus and the city
The sky and the spirit
An eyeful of music
Two acts for dance lovers
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
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
ICL inaugurated its European HQ and Shared Services Center in the Netherlands over the weekend.
By NIV ELIS
The exhibit displays jailed Palestinian children and is housed in Utrech's Domkerk Church
There has been growing tension between the Netherlands and Turkey over Dutch refusal to allow Turkey's family minister to campaign in their country.
“I like looking at these different masks on my way to the room.”
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Two main suspects and additional accomplices had planned to attack a synagogue in Amsterdam last year.
Central Jewish Board Chairman Ron van der Wieken said his organization was “outraged” by the “discriminatory fliers,” which he said the community “strongly rejects."
Jewish art dealer's heir seeks ownership of two masterpieces that were looted by Nazis during World War II.
By DANIEL ALTMAN
Whether the motive to support Israel is religious, political or just an emotional affinity, it is clear that Israel has many young, promising, passionate and dedicated friends in the Netherlands.
By SHARON AHARONI
Bordering on the Jewish quarter of Amsterdam, the slum was inhabited by hundreds of people living in squalor and extremely crowded conditions.
In the past, the store made no distinction between settlement products and ones from inside Israel’s internationally-recognized borders.
“No definite decisions were made and discussion on this issue is ongoing with the Israeli authorities,” says Dutch statement.
By SAM SOKOL
Deputy Prime Minister Lodewijk Asscher, who has Jewish ancestors, wrote this in a post on Facebook on Tuesday titled “Disrespectful Dog.”
Politician refers to Palestinian-Israeli conflict as “growth medium for such an attack.”
Joint List MK Haneen Zoabi, speaking at Dutch Kristallnacht memorial event, criticizes on Israeli public for "remaining silent" on Palestinian oppression.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Response comes after Netherlands food administration issues report advising government to prohibit practice, known as shechita, over animal welfare concerns.
Former US president urges public to "remember the wisdom" of Anne Frank at the opening of a new installation at his presidential library.
Elderly couple faced beatings as they were robbed of over $15,000 in jewelry and cash.
An international warrant had been issued for arrest of Rabbi Eliezer Berland, on the run since fleeing Israel in 2012.
Utrecht supporters chanted the slogans to insult rival fans, whom they often call “Jews” because of the historical Jewish presence in Amsterdam.
In some instances, police preferred not to get involved in incidences involving Jewish community.
The 14-year-old was suspended from school after posting a video saying he wants to cut off Jews' heads.
After Danske Bank decides to boycott Bank Hapoalim, ABP fund says it sees no reason to cut ties with 3 Israeli banks.
By HERB KEINON
PGGM announces decision to divest from Israeli banks; envoy told Israel expects the Netherlands to object the move.
Kees Van Der Staaij says will encourage Holland's Foreign Ministry to issue "a strong statement against the boycott".
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
Ministry spokesman Yigal Palmor condemns "self-righteousness" of decision by PGGM to cut ties with 5 banks over settlements issue.
By HERB KEINON AND JTA
Protest over "ambiguous" remarks comes day after Dutch water-giant, Vitens, axed cooperation with Israel’s water corporation.
The Netherland's largest drinking water supplier says decision had to do with Israel's alleged violations of international law.
By HERB KEINON AND SHARON UDASIN
Frans Timmermans says double standard is caused by Europe viewing Israel as a European country.
Israel, Netherlands sign cooperative agreement; Netanyahu says Netherlands plays important role in supporting peace process.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF AND HAYLEY MUNGUIA
Mark Rutte: Holland will continue labeling products "Made in Israel".
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The president speaks to the media after a meeting of the ICC.
President's visit at the end of September will include meeting with King Willem-Alexander and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Official says a boycott of Israeli goods is "highly unlikely", European businessmen highly value Israeli technology, innovation.
Ahead of The Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference, the Post's Greer Fay Cashman is meeting some of the leading foreign ambassadors currently serving in Israel.
My choco-dar (internal radar for chocolate experiences) led me to a hauntingly personal story.
By DEBORAH R. PRINZ
Turkey's foreign minister is convinced that Dutch politican Geert Wilders as well as his contemporaries are all of the same mindset, and will eventually "take Europe to the cliff."
While the controversial leader who has made antisemitic and other racist comments in the past has expressed certainty that his party will win the elections, polls have indicated otherwise.
Holland’s Jews watch hesitantly as the country goes to the polls amid rising nationalism and an anti-Muslim backlash.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
Wilders, a eurosceptic, anti-immigration fan of Trump, has dubbed the March 15 parliamentary election the start of a "Patriotic Spring" in Europe.
Geert Wilders leads the biggest political party in the Netherlands, which has a platform of banning mosques and the Koran.
Lawmakers in the Netherlands pass nonbinding motion urging government to end direct or indirect funding of organizations aligned with the Israel boycott movement.
Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki will give two files to the court's prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, the statement issued on Wednesday said.
Those who fail to abide with the ban will be fined up to 405 euros.
Dutch prosecutor says motorcyclists are permitted to engage with Kurds battling jihadists, as long as they do not join terror groups.
Geert Wilders will be questioned on suspicion of insulting a group of people on the basis of race and of inciting discrimination and hatred, prosecutors said in a statement.
Amb. Caspar Veldkamp says that while peace with the Palestinians would benefit both sides, Israel has the most to gain in international sphere.
Heinrich Boere was convicted in 2010 in one of Germany's last Nazi trials of killing 3 Dutch civilians.
Both Erdogan, as well as Rutte, have an interest in the current row, and Israel can sit quietly on the sidelines, not an issue – for the first time in many years – in a Turkish election campaign.
Geert Wilders, who some expect might become the next Dutch prime minister, slamed Obama for declining to veto on an anti-Israeli resolution and encouraged Israel to build "more and more settlements."
In recent weeks Netanyahu has said in private meetings that the real danger to Europe does not come from Islamic State in the east -but rather from Islamic State in the west.
Diplomatic officials say Dutch PM's government is overall friendly, but unable to ignore public criticism of Israel over the Palestinian issue that has grown in the Netherlands in recent years.
Van Agt said in 2012 that Jews should have had a state in Germany instead of the Land of Israel.
Declaration comes as Israel pushes Europe to outlaw the movement * Jerusalem: Don’t justify hatred
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
British Foreign Secretary Hammond to arrive Thursday
Dutch travel advisory warns of "sometimes violent" "colonists" throwing rocks at Palestinian and international cars.
Arrest ends two year saga that saw rabbi and international fugitive Eliezer Berland, 77, hop across continents in attempt to avoid capture, extradition to Israel.
Dutch gov't worker Yasmina Haifi tweeted: “ISIS has nothing to do with Islam. It’s part of a plan by Zionists who are deliberately trying to blacken Islam’s name.”
The funding is part of the gov't’s plan to shoulder security costs for the Jewish community after the May 24 murder of 4 people at the Jewish Museum.
Shinzo Abe will be most prominent world leader to visit the museum since Peres, former German president and Kofi Annan.
Team facing criticism for agreeing to play matches despite United Arab Emirates' refusal to let Israeli defender Dan Mori into the country.
Television station pulls video off air, apologizes after complaints from Dutch Israelite Religious Community umbrella organization.
Hospital Amstelland is first healthcare facility to receive Dutch govt’s Golden Environment Medal for reducing carbon dioxide emissions.
Dutch design is clean, well planned and perfectly executed, like so much else Dutch. The message is clear and it just makes you feel good.
By DEBI LERNER-RUBIN
“The Dutch are born on a bicycle” was the mantra we heard time and again during our six-day sojourn in the flattest and possibly most cycling-friendly of countries.
By BARRY DAVIS
Geert Wilders founded his own political faction – Freedom Party (PVV). The party’s main platform is the struggle against the Islamization of Holland.
By ARYEH ELDAD
A researcher is trying to find out more about the Jewish community of the Dutch capital, a story unknown.
By Laura Kelly
On the 85th anniversary of her birth, a new play seeks to recreate the life of one of the world’s most tragic Holocaust victims.
By REUVEN HAMMER
Looking for Strangers is a meditation on laying claim to long-suppressed, dimly understood and conflicted memories and feelings.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
Amsterdam City Council decidesto reject a proposal that the city officially twin with Tel Aviv. Instead, the municipal council voted to limit cooperation to individual projects.
By Gil Stern Stern ZOHAR
Over the weekend Holland stunned Turkey by preventing rallies over a proposed referendum, drawing fierce rebuke from Ankara.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Turkish FM accused the Dutch of treating Turkish citizens in the country like "hostages."
Geert Wilders, leader of the Freedom Party and a prominent contender to become the Netherlands's next PM, also said that "there is a lot of Morrocan scum in Holland who make the streets unsafe."
Ankara's consulate in Rotterdam has sent out an email requesting that Turkish organizations report any insults made against the Turkish president.
President visits family of Brigade soldier Gavriel (Gal) Kobi who was killed last week by a Palestinian sniper.
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
Michal Boiman and her husband devoted five years to being caregivers in their home for infants and small children in need of emergency foster care.
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
Rivlin traveled to Tel Aviv’s Charles Bronfman Auditorium to join in the gala celebration for Rabbi Elimelech Firer, the founder of Ezra Lemarpeh.
The most serious challenge to the late surge of Right-populist movements could be the availability of anti-establishment parties and candidates in the center and on the left.
By MARC NEUGROSCHEL
The way to block the Nazis from rising on the Right is to correct both Merkel’s mistake and the larger mistake of the leaders of Europe since 1945.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Never before in history and likely never again will such a small group of people create such influence as did Jews in the 20th century.
Anti-Israeli feelings are closely intertwined with the Holocaust, since the Netherlands has never admitted guilt and has been hushing up its past for more than 70 years.
By ASAF SIMON
The most dangerous political party to Israel nowadays is Labor, the junior partner in the current government led by liberal Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
These days, much is being written about Israel’s relations with European countries.
By CASPAR VELDKAMP
I spent the past few days in Amsterdam at the new production of Anne Frank's diary, called simply 'Anne,' at a specially-constructed theater in Amsterdam with a gargantuan stage.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Bad News From the Netherlands, is just one example of a cheap, small, but effective tool in the fight against the unlimited demonization of Israel.
Brandeis still has time to reconsider its cowardly decision.
Failing to do so would leave a stain on this fine institution’s reputation.
By JPost Editorial
The Israel Defense Forces are a prime example of integrating women in the armed forces says the defence minister of the Netherlands.
By JEANINE HENNIS -PLASSCHAERT
Especially good and positive news is repressed in innovative Israel, while unjustified, even anti-Semitic criticism of Israel is encouraged.
By YISRAEL MEDAD,ELI POLLAK
I arrived at the inevitable conclusion that what I have seen was hardly a pure sporting event, a nice football game as I once knew.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Italy takes it down to the wire with 78th minute goal against the Netherlands; Spain outclasses Norway in semifinals.
By ALLON SINAI
Spain looks to secure spot in European Under-21 Championship final and defend its title.