03.23.2017 | 25 Adar, 5777
Arab League chief says Palestinians to present peace plan
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
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
‘Soldiers who resort to prostitution out of financial need is against IDF values’
Israel prepared to evacuate hundreds of thousands from northern border in a war
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
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
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
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
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
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’
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
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
Ya’alon defends Gantz against damning Gaza war report
By UDI SHAHAM,GIL HOFFMAN
"This is not a soccer match with winners and losers."
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Why did the defense establishment stonewall the security cabinet on certain aspects of the tunnel threat, such as the limited effectiveness of air strikes?
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The former senior minister says both sides did not want a confrontation.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Thus significant positive developments came out of Operation Protective Edge despite its failures.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The truth of the report is complicated, and the reality of the war even more so.
Leaked security cabinet transcripts reveal Bennett pushing for attack and Ya’alon urging caution
By JEREMY SHARON,HERB KEINON
There are significant defects regarding physical protection, early warning systems and the evacuation of the population, which would increase the risk of civilian life during a war.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,ANNA AHRONHEIM
B'Tselem: The IDF can’t keep calling targeting failures ‘mistakes’ if it doesn’t try to fix them
The game, Liyla and the Shadows of War, has been downloaded over 100,000 times from the Google Play Store and is rated 4.7 out of 5.
By ASHER WEBER
The trip would supposedly be for a visit and not to gather evidence.
In the 5th report on 2014 Gaza war crimes probes released by the IDF the death of 49 civilians deemed legal.
Nada Kiswanson, a legal researcher at Palestinian rights group Al-Haq, says she's received death threats by e-mail, via family members and in the form of flower deliveries to her home.
In the next conflict in Gaza, Hamas will aim to pound IDF staging areas and communities near the Strip.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Yossi Langotsky pushed for a geophysics solution to the tunnel threat while the security establishment was insistent on "reinventing the wheel."
High figure ‘casts doubt’ on claim that all of IDF’s targets in Gaza were legitimate, says left-wing group
Rights group says IDF investigations ‘lack independence and impartiality’
By JOSH SOLOMON
Two years after Operation Protective Edge, Israel and Hamas ready for next round.
Gaza border area residents fear for the next war with Hamas as they look back on two years since Protective Edge.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Goldin and Shaul families come out against deal; Shauls to set up protest tent outside Prime Minister's Residence.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Danny Yatom: Hamas dragged Israel into a conflict, and Israel failed to understand this
Hamas understands that because of its military inferiority versus the IDF, digging tunnels is one of the main ways it has of achieving impressive tactical gains in the event of a conflict.
A close look at how ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda views the issue of war crimes in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict sheds light on how the court will proceed with claims against Israel.
Shapira delivered the draft of the report due to the urgent nature of the tunnel threat on all fronts.
Since 2014 Gaza war, Hamas has claimed it is in possession of the body of fallen IDF soldier deemed missing in action.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign calls for the imposition of sanctions and an arms embargo on Israel.
Shin Bet: Hamas recruited Salafist-jihadist suspect during 2014 war; used surgeon's home as base to plant bombs.
No major rehabilitation has been done since the end of Operation Protective Edge, says UNCTAD coordinator of assistance to the development of Palestinians.
By RO YEGER
Members of the Goldin family say the only reliable information is that from security forces.
Al Jazeera interview with Hamas commanders also airs never before seen photos of Gilad Schalit in captivity in Gaza.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Shin Bet arrests 21-year-old from Rafah with knowledge of terrorist group's plans.
Hamas has changed its strategy as a result of heavy losses during Operation Protective Edge, 'Al-Hayat' quotes sources in Gaza as saying.
Cornerstone laid for Children's Center in honor of Daniel Tragerman, the youngest casualty of Operation Protective Edge.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
"We will not abandon the citizens and we will not shirk our responsibility," Mufeed al-Hasayneh says at ceremony in Gaza.
The group has released a number of propaganda videos to mark one year anniversary of Operation Protective Edge.
The Yesh Atid MK criticized Mary McGowan Davis for not calling those who shoot rockets at Israel terrorist organizations
By LAHAV HARKOV
In the first three months of 2016, hotels sold roughly 705,000 nights to tourists, which represents a meager 5% increase over the same period in 2015.
By NIV ELIS
Après avoir mené une enquête minutieuse, des responsables militaires de haut rang venus
des quatre coins du globe ont tranché : n’en déplaise à certaines ONG, Tsahal garde
son titre d’armée la plus morale du monde
Jewish and Arab boys represent Jerusalem in an international running event, despite earlier violence engulfing the city.
By NAAMA BARAK
Aish Hatorah partnered with the Lone Soldier Center in Memory of Michael Levin and parents Evie and Stuart Steinberg to host the completion and dedication of a Torah scroll written in memory of Max.
By SARAH LEVI
Security cabinet was informed of all threats, issues during 2014 Operation Protective Edge, says Yossi Cohen.
Although the Comptroller’s Report hit Netanyahu hard, he is definitely not yet down for the count.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Hanegbi: Protective Edge was a success
‘Netanyahu and Ya’alon abandoned, concealed and whitewashed’
Ya'alon, along with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz, faced sharp criticism in the report.
By GIL HOFFMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Bennett and Livni continue their battle over the Gaza War in how they saw State Comptroller Joseph Shapira's report.
The report cites major failings from the prime minister, defense establishment, security cabinet, and others which could have cost the country dearly.
The Shin Bet and IDF Military Intelligence did not have a clear division of labor in regard to Gaza intelligence gathering in the run up to Operation Protective Edge, Comptroller finds.
Some of Israel's wars that were found to have the most failures and flaws delivered the best long-term results.
Israel must learn important lessons from the State Comptroller's report on Gaza terror tunnels or the county will face disastrous consequences in the future, says Yoav Gallant.
By YAAKOV KATZ
The report is expected to criticize Netanyahu's handling of the security cabinet ahead of and during the 2014 operation in Gaza, especially regarding the issue of terror tunnels dug by Hamas.
The State Comptroller’s Report is due out Tuesday and is widely expected to be critical of prime minister.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,GIL HOFFMAN
State Comptroller report, due out on Tuesday, expected to be highly critical of Netanyahu, Ya'alon and Gantz.
A related report by Comptroller Joseph Shapira’s office on whether Israel complied with international law during the war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip will be released at a later date.
Parts of the report are due to remain classified for national security reasons.
Publication of report on Protective Edge to be voted on. • Two new cases open up against Netanyahu.
By JEREMY SHARON,UDI SHAHAM
Following his injury, Ben Ari was named a symbolic commander of the Elite Paratroopers Reconnaissance Unit.
The partially-classified report said the IDF knew there was a tunnel threat, but not how big it was, and thus the divisions were not prepared to deal with them.
Despite no contact from Hamas the group slammed the ICC for ‘surrender’ to ‘Israeli occupation.’
Hatzel to Likudniks: I’m not such a bad guy.
Netanyahu has come under criticism from Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid for not holding in-depth discussions and preparing adequately for the Hamas attack tunnels.
By HERB KEINON
As Netanyahu took to the stage, a bereaved father of one of the fallen soldiers burst out yelling: "photograph the man who makes a joke out of democracy!"
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The prime minister is concerned that attacks on his handling of the Gaza war will be used to undermine his position.
Not indicting Lt.-Col. Neria Yeshurun for Gaza war crimes is a hard decision to explain to the world.
Defense Ministry unveils new application at suggestion of Ofer Mendelovich, whose son, Oz, fell in Gaza in 2014.
Democrat candidate inflated Gaza death toll; Elkin: Politicians sometimes make mistakes.
Despite heeding the UN General Assembly’s vote upgrading Palestine's status within the UN, ICC Prosecutor says that the UNGA does not dictate to her, and is now out of the picture.
Movement for Quality Government in Israel receives AG's response on 2014 leak of classified data.
The total number of tourists to visit Israel in 2015 was estimated at more than three million.
By SAM SOKOL
At a press conference held by the Shaul family, Oron's mother demanded action from the prime minister in delivering her son's body back from Hamas hands.
A columnist and blogger for pro-Kremlin paper used a picture of Israeli shielding a baby during Operation Protective Edge, claiming it was a Ukrainian civilian separatist.
The Torah scroll dedicated in Max’s honor will ideally be used by other soldiers in the army.
By HANNAH SARISOHN
When commanders are under fire, campaigns erupt accusing the IDF’s legal division of undermining IDF combat soldiers’ morale.
Lawyer: IDF MAG fooled by recording.
“Not a day, not a moment passes, when the memory of my beloved Max is not on my mind and in my heart,” says father of California native.
Despite the failings pointed out by the State Comptroller’s report on the 2014 Gaza war, Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to emerge unscathed.
Eyewitnesses say that the blast was caused when Palestinians moved the remnant of an IAF bomb left over from last summer's Operation Protective Edge.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Senior Hamas leader Zahar warns of renewed violence if blockade of Gaza not broken.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Members of group embark on 50-day fast in an effort to re-spark the peace process with the Palestinian.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
Tunnels are a threat to Israel, but the bigger threat is the government’s tunnel vision. It is time to correct that.
The Obama administration’s support for Hamas was not passive.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Interface between the government and the military needs to be smoother and more effective.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The next conflict with Hamas-ruled Gaza is not a question of if but one of when.
If the State of Israel would like to continue to exist, the IDF and the Israeli leadership must carry out military preparations for an operation that is fundamentally different from Protective Edge.
By YOM-TOV SAMIA
During Operation Protective Edge, we saw heightened displays of nationalism by Israeli Arabs through protests in an effort to show their support for their people.
By GLENN FIELD
Israel does not follow an “excessively high moral standard” out of self-righteousness.
By LIOR AKERMAN
By BASSEM EID