Emunah petitions High Court against transfer of rabbinical courts
Netanyahu: ISIS brutality will seem like nothing compared with a nuclear-armed Iran
Begin proposes bare-bones ‘Jewish State bill’
Cruz calls Obama's Cuba embassy decision 'a slap in the face to Israel'
Palestinian group calls on Bon Jovi to boycott Israel
Golden Globe winner Ruth Wilson to star in Avi Nesher’s new movie
Born to the keyboard
Beitar opens continental campaign with goalless deadlock
Lenskiy, Presiado capture sprint doubles at nationals
Beitar begins European quest with road trip to Kazakhstan
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‘Nicky’s kids’ salute the hero who saved them
Poll: Majority wants to remove leniencies on Palestinians
Ariel Sharon's son: My father would have responded to Gaza rocket fire with full force
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Family home of Har Nof synagogue massacre terrorist sealed
EJC head Moshe Kantor honored by France
Polish museum returns controversial gas chamber installation
German NGO organizes 'Rent a Jew' program
Netanyahu: The Jews owe an eternal debt of gratitude to the 'British Schindler'
Jewish groups brief MEPs on Hamas’s anti-Semitism
Analysis: Is Muslim Brotherhood going jihadist?
Iran says it will comply with UN protocol on access
Hamas aiding ISIS-affiliated group that carried out terror attack in Egypt, IDF says
Europe's leadership says final Iran deal not yet secured
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Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
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Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $150 mln Benelux contract
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Government seeks to fill hi-tech manpower shortage
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"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.
By LAHAV HARKOV
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.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
Six months on from Operation Protective Edge, insecurity, trauma and mourning linger in Gaza border communities.
By BEN HARTMAN
Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center carries out detailed study of list of Gaza war casualties.
The IDF destroyed the last of the tunnels uncovered in the Gaza war on Monday, however Hamas continues to rebuild and improve what it knows is a vital strategic asset.
By YOSSI MELMAN
At Just Security, Opiniojuris, Lawfareblog and other blogs, serious thinkers and even major policy-makers are weighing in.
The report will be presented to the UNHRC on March 23rd, during its 28th session in Geneva, the UNHRC said on Tuesday.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett said it should be obvious that someone who advised the PLO cannot lead the investigation.
"This work in defense of human rights appears to have made me a huge target for malicious attacks," Schabas says of his involvement in the inquiry.
By REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Supreme Court's rulings on IDF legal division’s decisions would be a significant additional shield from “IDF commanders finding themselves in foreign jurisdictions,” former court president says.
NGO Monitor: False chorus against IDF; Discrepancies between report, Amnesty’s account
Donor conference pledges fail to reach the Strip.
Prime Minister's Office says Israel will do everything possible to thwart the ICC's decision to investigate Israel.
The IDF investigates itself because of its values, not pressure from the International Criminal Court, says Maj.-Gen Danny Efroni.
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
Certains parcours d’aliya sont plus singuliers que d’autres. Histoire d’un soldat isolé devenu israélien envers et contre tout
By JOHANNA AFRIAT
Rattrapé par son passé, William Schabas a démissionné avant même que son enquête ne soit terminée et ses conclusions publiées. Un départ qui représente une victoire pour Israël.
By HERB KEINON,GERALD STEINBERG
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.
Koolanu no. 2 slams Ya'alon's functioning during Operatin Protective Edge, says he gained only "a tie" with a weak enemy.
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."
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
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.
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.
Defense Minister Ya'alon criticizes Economy Minister and Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett.
Retirement of Gantz, IDF conference for military officials from around globe, leaked media report on Hannibal Protocol, may be sources of delay.
Proceedings could lead to first indictments since announcement of ICC war crimes probe.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The Bokim Battalion is a part of the 401 Steel Tracks Armored Brigade, and worked throughout the ground offensive on a range of missions in the Gaza Strip.
A decorated paratrooper – and immigrant from Venezuela – who rescued his comrades while under fire tells his story.
Many recommendations – though not all – implemented, final decisions delayed: How will this impact the war crimes allegations?
Stf.-Sgt.-Maj. Omri protected fellow soldier from grenade with his body, Stf.-Sgt. (res.) Yogev Ofir provided vital return fire to enable evacuation of wounded soldiers.
Three prizes will be awarded to individuals and organizations that work toward unity both within Israel and between the diaspora.
Netanyahu: “It’s absurd for the ICC to ignore international law and agreements, under which the Palestinians don't have a state and can only get one through direct negotiations with Israel.”
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
'Protective Edge' scholarships
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
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
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.
April 1 marks the day when Palestinians officially become members of the International Criminal Court.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
“Four months after the Cairo Conference, donors have yet to fulfill the vast majority of their pledges,” says UN under secretary for political affairs.
Protective Edge, keep his memory alive through the things he loved best.
Is it possible to win an asymmetric war against the likes of Hamas?
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"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