Erekat downplays Abbas-Netanyahu handshake, Islamic Jihad slams exchange with 'war criminal'
Beitar Illit man gets 3 years in jail for arson of Hebrew-Arabic school in Jerusalem
Palestinian woman subdued after attempting to stab IDF soldier in West Bank
Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
AG’s office backs Women of the Wall ahead of Hanukka lighting ceremonies
Defense ministry signs F-15 and F-16 engine maintenance contract with Pratt & Whtiney
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
Jewish porn star James Deen accused of raping ex-girlfriend, sexually assaulting 2 others
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
IS leader's ex-wife freed, along with Lebanese soldiers, in prisoner swap deal
Erdogan: I'll resign if Putin proves we shot down plane to protect ISIS oil trade
In unexpected twist, Assad ally may be Lebanon's next president
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Dialogue of peace alone won’t do !
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign calls for the imposition of sanctions and an arms embargo on Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Shin Bet: Hamas recruited Salafist-jihadist suspect during 2014 war; used surgeon's home as base to plant bombs.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
By SAM SOKOL
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.
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.
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
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