Study: Americans make up 15% of settler population in West Bank
Israel hits back at Swiss envoy's 'ugly act' in showing Netanyahu bird droppings cartoon
Switzerland regrets cartoon showing doves defecating on Netanyahu
‘Borderline corruption’ alleged against haredi political parties, chief rabbi
Jerusalem once again celebrates sacred music
‘We’ will connect
Concert review: English Indie band Alt-J rocks Israel
Tour Israel: Up, up and (almost) away
Maccabi Haifa shoots for first win at Kfar Saba
Gerbi’s Worlds medal hopes dashed in quarterfinals
Maccabi Tel Aviv dealt daunting yet fair draw
Israel’s national football team heads to Spain for first int'l showdown
Family of missing soldier slams 'Hamas lies' broadcast on Al Jazeera
Hamas: 'IDF took terrorist's body instead of Israeli soldier's during 2014 Gaza war'
UN to decide September 15 on whether to raise Palestinian flag at headquarters
'Israel unwilling to understand Nakba, the trauma that constitutes Palestinian identity'
UNRWA: Facebook page with racist posts isn’t ours
'Jews have too much power and must be stopped,' white supremacist shooter tells jury
Germany warns Facebook: Clamp down on Holocaust denial - or else
Poland almost certain it has located buried Nazi train
Obama predicts 'pretty quick' US-Israel realignment on Iran
Spanish broadcaster apologizes for ‘Jewish Satanism’ show
US State Department clarifies description of Parchin as nuclear site
Sunni Muslim clerics furious over upcoming Iranian film about Muhammad
Obama aide due to arrive in Israel for talks on Iran nuclear deal
Concerns grow over Iran military complex as construction is spotted
US confirms Islamic State computer expert killed in air strike
Analysis: Is ISIS here to stay in the Middle East?
US drone strike kills top cyber expert for ISIS, source says
Syria's Assad signals little chance of alliance against Islamic State
Risk of another autism spectrum disorder child after a first one is much lower than presumed
Allergy experts urge taking kids with symptoms for evaluation to avoid problems as school start
Study finds environmental factors, not just genetics, influence bowel disease
US anesthesiologists propose answer to serious shortage of Israeli specialists
A rock star, 9 congressmen, and one solar field
German, Israeli and Jordanian experts team up to explore climate change and bird migration
Israel likely to be water-stressed in 2040, study finds
Israelis excel at bottle recycling, less so in paper, cardboard, electronics
Israeli startup's digital 'guardian angel' saving lives of children with special needs
An Israeli laundry app with potential for more
Global innovators collaborate in Israel
The new space age: Israel holds youth satellite building contest
Global agenda: Move along
Israeli nanotech could improve fillings, breast implants
Grapevine: Good intentions gone awry
Grapevine: Toasting the New Year
This week in 60 seconds: Israel 1, BDS 0
What we should have learned
The story of Israel’s Arabs
My word: Between Duma and Douma
Into the fray: Water, not heavy water, is Iran’s desperate need
August 28: The Van Leer controversy
Parting shot: The NIS 64 question
The People and The Book: Of power and pain
Stasis of belligerence
Necessary Stories: Hitched
A concerned poet
The improbable Zionist
Open the gates of conversion
A literary life
Solemnity and levity on the shore
A laptop, Wi-Fi and a cup of coffee
Unusual tombs in the Kidron Valley
Here come the ‘monument men’
Oddities: Almost paradise
It’s a boy!
Shades of black and white
The face of Israeli prostitution
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: כִּנֶרֶת
הַמִזְרָקָה הַמוּזִיקָלִית בְּאֵילַת
Samphire and sourdough
Nokia, Motorola et al.....why why why?
Prayer in All the Wrong Places
Zionism and Chicken Soup
Metaphors in the Torah: “Ki Teitzei” (Deuteronomy 21.10 – 25.19)
Combatting Islamism - the Arab-Israel axis
Gaza Evacuees in Halutza, 10 Years Later
A Corner in Nitzana Forest in Memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi
Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
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08.29.2015 | 14 Elul, 5775
Members of the Goldin family say the only reliable information is that from security forces.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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
Exchange between Givati Brigade Commander Col. Ofer Winter and Givati Operations Commander Major Nadav Danino can be heard as events unfold, including order to use "Hannibal procedure."
Hamas leaders continue to talk about victory, boast about achievements, on one year anniversary of Operation Protective Edge.
Military completes series of inquiries into 50-day Operation Protective Edge, draws up new Gaza combat approach which was recently approved by the chief of staff.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Text of UNHRC resolution backs last week’s report by the fact-finding mission of the Gaza Conflict Commission of Inquiry.
While the cease-fire between the second and third wars lasted just 19 months, on average it can be calculated that every 22 months Israel has found itself facing the same problem in Gaza.
By YOSSI MELMAN
"We have a great interest in the civilian rehabilitation of Gaza," Bennett said. Adding that "Hamas can be frozen militarily in return for unlimited rice entering [Gaza.]"
By GIL HOFFMAN
Opponents of the report, including the State of Israel, are upset that it appears to equate the IDF with the Hamas terrorist group.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The initiative by MK Yoav Kisch (Likud), an IAF pilot, was a response to the UN’s report on Operation Protective Edge, which claimed that the IDF committed war crimes.
Facebookers are declaring their love and support for the IDF in light of the UN Human Rights Council commission of inquiry's report on Operation Protective Edge.
By RO YEGER
IDF Soldiers' Complaints Commissioner releases annual report, criticizes physical and verbal abuse of soldiers by their commanders.
Whereas the International Criminal Court in 2008- 9 was just a distant threat, it now sees the Palestinians as having a state that can officially file war crimes complaints.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
From the vantage point of an Israeli critic, Monday's scene was bad, but not the end of the world; Palestinian critics will say the scene was good, but not enough to bring the house down.
By HERB KEINON
The Foreign Ministry says UN Gaza report commissioned by a "notoriously-biased institution, given an obviously-biased mandate, and initially headed by a grossly-biased chairperson, William Schabas."
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
Bullet points of key issues in the 200-page United Nations Human Rights Council commission of inquiry on last summer's conflict between Israel and Hamas.
The Foreign Ministry says the report “was commissioned by a notoriously-biased institution, given an obviously-biased mandate, and initially headed by a grossly-biased chairperson, William Schabas.”
Israel says UN report on children and armed conflict biased.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
in London, former foreign minister defends Israel to key British officials.
Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein: "It is my hope the [UNHRC Gaza] report will pave the way for justice to be done to all civilians who fell victim to the fighting last year."
Israeli report comes days ahead of UNHRC report which is expected to be the basis of any Palestinian war crimes case against Israel before the International Criminal Court.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Decision to close case could have far-reaching consequences for the IDF legally and diplomatically.
The highest number ever recorded -- 50 percent -- of Palestinians in Gaza are considering emigration, poll finds.
Whether to include Israel on list is a politically charged issue for Israel and the United States.
Defense Ministry recognized Abu Khdeir as a victim of hostile action and granted his family compensation rights identical to those received by victims of Arab terrorism
The outgoing commander of Nahal's 931 battalion tells The Jerusalem Post about preparations for future combat.
The defining issue in the case is whether the UN report will view the IDF’s targeting principles and investigations of its own soldiers as reasonable.
Two soldiers were indicted for theft of NIS 2,420 and obstruction of justice of the investigation into the theft, while a third soldier was indicted for aiding and abetting the theft.
Unnamed Hamas official suggests that organization's armed wing may be holding captive soldiers.
Some supplies and funds are flowing into Gaza but lack of donor funding and internal Palestinian conflicts delays Gaza reconstruction.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Givati Brigade commander says forces entered an unsecured area after cease-fire had taken effect, leading to kidnapping; IDF believes force used after kidnapping was proportionate.
In the aftermath of Operation Protective Edge, international donors pledged billions of dollars in aid to help rebuild Gaza.
The number of planks used by furniture factories would be reduced from 6,000 a day to 2,400, importers claim.
The Foreign Ministry's Emmanuel Nachshon calls the Palestinian decision to join International Criminal Court “political, cynical and hypocritical.”
Israel pledges to release frozen funds accrued, but whether it releases upcoming revenues dependent on PA actions.
Attacks on Israeli civilians "did not justify IDF’s violations."
Army Radio reports that IDF has changed training concept in light of lessons learned during Operation Protective Edge.
Rachelle Fraenkel, who lost her son Naftali when he and two other teens were murdered by Hamas terrorists last summer, demonstrates how to persevere in the aftermath of the greatest tragedy.
By LIAT COLLINS
Peut-on gagner une guerre asymétrique contre le Hamas et d’autres terroristes du même acabit ?
By SYLVIE BERGER,HERB KEINON
Il est parti trop tôt. Avant de pouvoir réaliser son rêve : voyager. Les amis du sergent Matan Gotlib, tué au cours de l’opération Bordure protectrice, défient la mort et lui font faire le tour du monde
By TAMARA ZIEVE
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
Shaare Zedek dedicates a new wing of outpatient clinics in memory of a soldier who fell in Operation Protective Edge.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Defense minister says the Likud won't agree to a prime ministerial rotation.
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.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Knesset marks first anniversary of 2014 Gaza war in the plenum and several committees.
A year after the latest war in Gaza, military issues first of badges to family of fallen soldier Yair Ashkenazi, a 36-year-old reservist from Rehovot.
Footage was filmed from viewpoint of Givati Brigade officer Major Benaya Sarel.
Prime Minister speaks at ceremony commemorating the fallen soldiers of Operation Protective Edge.
New upgrades are designed to expand and improve performance capabilities of the life-saving technology.
Army Radio reports that prime minister told Liberman that Israel mulling a halt in cooperation with UN body following release of Gaza report.
"We challenge the very mechanism which created it,” State Department spokesman says.
President visits relatives of Israeli who was shot at point blank range by a Palestinian terrorist last Friday.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Defense minister blasts UNHRC as "biased and hypocritical body"; slams report on 2014 Gaza war as "distorted."
The criticized cartoon depicts a foreign correspondent reporting from the Gaza Strip and giving an account different from the terrorist ongoings seen behind his back.
Israel UN Ambassador says report biased against Israel, denies Israel violations of international law.
Ahead of UNHRC report on last summer's conflict, defense minister takes stand in defense of IDF conduct.
By ARIK BENDER
The following are some key findings from Israel's report on Operation Protective Edge, entitled “The 2014 Gaza Conflict: Factual and Legal Aspects.”
The treatment money was set to run out on Sunday before the transfer; MK Haim Jelin: "Anyone who thinks we can forget the emotional wounds…does not understand the human soul."
The family was not opposed to the rehabilitation of Gaza, but wanted to put things in perspective.
Unit completes maneuvers simulating conflict with Hezbollah; "On modern battlefields, we have to maneuver faster," officers tell ‘Post.'
Visit includes rafting trip in Ganges River, trek in Himalayas, and tour of villages frequented by backpackers.
Defense minister addresses hot-button issues of lawfare, BDS and general efforts to delegitimize Israel.
Following Operation Protective Edge, new APCs will come with Rafael's Trophy active protection system; Israel signs 310 million dollar contract with General Dynamics.
M339 shell has become the principal munition for Merkava tanks.
WhatsApp messaging about the Gaza war last July and August was the challenge to operational security that prompted the most discussion in meetings.
Parents of California native Max Steinberg, who fell in Operation Protective Edge, come to Israel to commemorate Memorial Day, Independence Day.
By BEN HARTMAN
The application honoring the 23,320 fallen soldiers and civilians killed since Israel's independence allows visitors to light a virtual candle, dedicate a personal message and share it on Facebook.
"I feel that I’m on the front lines with the soldiers and the commanders, and not like a prime minister sitting in an office."
By REVITAL YAKIN KRAKOVSKY
"On Remembrance Day, the Israeli nation, as one big family, bows its head and unites with the memories of all of the fallen of Israel's wars."
116 people, 72 of them in Protective Edge, were killed in past year.
With an influx of precision-guided weapons and its own radar and drone capabilities, the artillery corps is ready for a more independent role.
IDF expanding elite unit as a response to lessons learned from last summer's war.
Infantry officers ride in tanks as part of recent war training in South.
New report finds that tourism and private consumption are most effected by conflicts.
By NIV ELIS
Less than a week before the election, group of former security officials chides the prime minister for failing to turn military achievements into diplomatic achievements.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
In wake of Operation Protective Edge, Defense Ministry takes steps to protect Israel's youth.
The family of Hadar Goldin, who was killed during Operation Protective Edge, partners up with Yemin Orde pre-military academy participants to continue making the world a better place.
By EYAL LEVY
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.
Members of group embark on 50-day fast in an effort to re-spark the peace process with the Palestinian.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
City of Cologne reverses itself and will show exhibit
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
"They even sent me a video and we did it exactly the way they do it," rebel tells journalist.
Israel does not follow an “excessively high moral standard” out of self-righteousness.
By LIOR AKERMAN
By BASSEM EID
These two seemingly arbitrary dates help to illustrate the common threat Israel and other Western states such as Britain face today as they come under attack by radical Islamists.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Is it possible to win an asymmetric war against the likes of Hamas?
"The solution lies elsewhere. We shouldn’t change the goal but our partners."
By YAIR LAPID
Three prizes for unity will be presented in a ceremony hosted by President Rivlin to acknowledge the unity of the nation after the kidnapping of the three boys last summer.
By AVI FRAENKEL,RACHELLI FRAENKEL,URI YIFRACH,OFIR SHAER
Today, there are a small group of Jews and Israelis who maintain this demented tradition of self-loathing by defaming the entire Jewish nation by seeking to portray the Israel Defense Forces – undoubtedly the most moral army in the world – as craven war criminals.
By ISI LEIBLER
The third war in six years between Israel and Hamas in Gaza ended last August with an open-ended cease-fire.
By MOSE APELBLAT