05.05.2016 | 27 Nisan, 5776
Israel to UN: 'We’re not opposed to the return of terrorist bodies'
Hamas says truce reached with Israel to end fighting along Gaza border
Tanks, IAF return fire following Hamas shelling of IDF units on border detecting tunnels
Analysis: Hamas under pressure as Israel makes progress on tunnels
Siren brings Israel to a halt as country marks Holocaust Remembrance Day
IDF general backtracks: 'Not my intent to liken Israel with Nazi Germany'
Return to rowing gives Israel newcomer Lyat Olympic hopes
Germany has no plans to change Israel policy, Merkel reassures Netanyahu
IDF general in bombshell speech: Israel today shows signs of 1930s Germany
Netanyahu: We’ll keep trying to expand the coalition
After talks in Berlin, Gold says Germany not re-evaluating ties with Israel
Comedy for Koby gears up for spring tour
Jane’s Jerusalem jaunt
Dining: A gourmet experience
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
JPOST EDITORIAL: Shaked’s injustice
CANDIDLY SPEAKING: The erosion of Holocaust memory
Ensuring ‘Never Again’
A morbid trek through the valley of the shadow of death
Group slams Europe-Iran economic confab in Zurich
Turkey-EU visa deal disaster for EU as Erdogan likely to flood EU with Muslim migrants
Jordanian security forces capture homing pigeon delivered by ISIS
Gulf Shi'ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
Spanish town formerly known as "Fort of Jew Killers" victim of anti-Semitic vandalism
Sibling survivors of Shoah die within hours of each other
The Mixed Legacy of Nuremberg
Europe has failed to learn lessons of anti-Semitism, Shaked says, pointing finger at UK Labor
Manufacturers: Obama aid package will be ‘mortal blow’ to Israeli industry
BGU researchers present guidelines for treating postnatal depression
Expert says three dairy servings daily is 'vital for bones’
YOUR INVESTMENTS: Long-term wealth building vs having fun
Country’s asthma rates ‘relatively low’
Cambridge researchers map all genes that can cause breast cancer
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
Trump triumphs: Republican Kasich to suspend presidential campaign
Sanders, Trump win in Indiana primary while Cruz bows out of race
Trump endorses Jewish settlement expansion in West Bank
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Argentinian star Lali Espósito in Israel to receive Friend of Zion award
22 Photographs where time really stood still
Cheating wife hires man to kill her husband and frame ISIS
Spot the Jew: The annual Met Gala
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
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Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
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A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
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Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Day 2016
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
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The History of Anti-Semitism and the Shoah
Hoppe Hoppe Reiter
The 15-year-old female assailant was subdued without gunfire at the scene in Isawiya and later arrested.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The men were planning an attack on the way to prayers at al-Aksa Mosque.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Authorities thwart east Jerusalem teen from stabbing security guard in the capital's Old City, less than 24 hours after police kill 2 terrorists armed with machine guns in same area.
The two 14-year-olds were indicted Thursday for attempted murder in efforts to kill for the sake of religious war.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
“The situation is unacceptable and the ones who suffer the most are first and foremost Arab civilians," says Inspector General Roni Alsheich.
By BEN HARTMAN
Attacks described as not being linked to any terror organization, adding that IDF units were also targeted by the suspects around the village.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Both men were handed over to police Monday at a West Bank checkpoint, along with investigative material collected over the past month by Palestinian police.
Minors pelt police vehicle in a-Tur and Egged bus near Old City’s Damascus Gate, no injuries reported.
Officers find 23-centimeter-long butcher knives on the three Jenin residents.
Police detained student, who allegedly bought terrorist's knife, two days after incident.
Border Police canine unit locates suspicious object containing an explosive device inside; sappers neutralize pipe bomb.
Police shoot, kill attacker at the scene on the capital's Hanevi'im Street.
Liat Ohana got up to close her front door when an Arab man with an assault rifle pushed his way in and began shouting at her in Arabic.
Hundreds of Palestinians confront Israeli forces at Kalandiya checkpoint, 12 protesters injured
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A complaint has been filed with police
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Green Movement co-leader to replace Atar as MK.
By SHARON UDASIN
Muslim man in his thirties arrested in connection with the murder.
Threats to educational institutions in Pennsylvania, Ohio prompt police investigations a day after Jewish schools in Britain received bomb threats.
About 1,000 anti-fascist protesters set fire to rubbish bins and wooden barricades to prevent 200 supporters of small neo-Nazi groups from marching in the city.
Hennadiy Korban served under oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky as deputy governor of Dnepropetrovsk region until earlier this year, and currently heads the UKROP political party.
By SAM SOKOL
En première ligne avec les unités de la police des frontières et celles de Yassam, qui gardent les rues de Jérusalem
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
"If terrorism is designed to create a larger gap between Muslims and Westerners, unfortunately they're succeeding."
Sapir Nisani was arrested Friday after allegedly pouring a pot of boiling cooking oil onto her mother while she lay in her bedroom.
The allegations against Abramovich including money laundering, fraud, forgery, and use of a forged document, according to his arrest warrant.
Army Radio reporter Michael Shemesh published a report headlined “Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Suspected of Inappropriate Conduct”.
The journalist – whose name is banned from publication – allegedly took a pot of boiling cooking oil into her mother’s bedroom and poured the oil on her, leaving her in critical condition.
Both murders are being investigated by the Coastal District’s central investigative unit.
Veteran diamond dealer suspected of stealing gems valued at $60-65 million; alleged theft could cause the bankruptcy of up to a dozen diamond companies.
Gag order issued by police as joint investigation with Shin Bet continues; several of 21 victims remain hospitalized, 1 in critical condition.
Israel Police plans to open 10 new police stations in the Arab sector and recruit more than 1,300 Arab police.
Yaron Sankar, 41, was serving two life sentences for a double murder in 2003 when he slipped out of his hospital room at Assaf Harofeh Medical Center.
The media ban still prevents publication of the name of the company, which is the Israeli branch of a major Swiss pharmaceuticals and bio-technology corporation with branches in 29 countries.
Revelation part of police report into manhunt for Nashat Milhem, in which they said there were a number of areas in which they could have better informed the public and helped the search for him.
Investigation was opened Monday after police received a complaint about the act.
Dotan will face a disciplinary process where he will confess to sexual harassment and to inappropriate behavior “that harms the image of the Israel Police”.
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan echoes Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich's sentiments.
William Booth and Sufian Taha released from custody after questioned for ‘incitement’ while reporting near scene of multiple terrorist attacks. The government later issued an apology.
Deputy commissioner is the second-highest rank in the Israel Police, and is typically held by a district commander or head of a police branch.
Appeals to reopen closed complaint cases were rejected 98.97% of the time.
The office was founded in late 2013 to improve performance in the Justice Ministry and increase public faith in law enforcement.
Hadar Cohen, 19, laid to rest in Yehud’s military cemetery
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Security guard lightly wounded in stabbing carried out by 13-year-olds.
By BEN HARTMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Bill expanding police authority to check a suspect’s person expected to pass final vote
By LAHAV HARKOV
Each bike battery sold for NIS 300-1000, depending on the condition, and all bikes sold for 1,000 shekels whole, or were dismantled and sold as replacement parts.
Police arrived at the family home in Holon, where they were sitting shiva for Ilana, to inform the children that their father had been found dead as well.
The statement was issued at the conclusion of their investigation of Shoham Yosef, the former warden of the high security Ayalon Prison.
Police will have to inform passers-by that they are in a zone where they could be searched, so that they can avoid the area if they wish.
By LAHAV HARKOV,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Likud race could be canceled in appeal.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The program drew criticism for the marked rise in the number of suspects held in custody until the end of legal proceedings, and quotas leading to a rise in indictments.
Alsheich expected to shake up the organization
Alsheich rejects criticism of police handling of investigation; a top police official confirms Nashat Milhem also main suspect in killing of taxi driver in northern Tel Aviv.
Rumors swirled that the gunman was hiding out in a Northern Tel Aviv neighborhood and countless police forces were spotted sweeping the area.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"I heard that my son did what he did, but that is not how I raised him, I am sorry," says suspect's father.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The scheme was worked up in order to increase Meuhedet’s market share of the country’s pool of patients.
Questioning of PM's wife related to ongoing criminal investigation into the Prime Minister’s Residence Affair.
The suspects – who include the groom – will be kept in custody until Thursday morning, in order to allow police to appeal the decision.
Ritman is latest in a series of top police commanders who have been accused or found guilty of sexual misconduct in the past few years.
A Tel Aviv police spokesman said they are still working to determine if the woman died from bludgeoning or was stabbed to death.
In addition to the financial crimes, Shirazi was sentenced for making threats against a former associate – a state witness who helped build the case against him.
The assault was planned well in advance police said.
Sau's rise was stunted after public approval of the police all but hit rock bottom following one scandal after another.
Israel Police denies reports that Michael decided to resign because of allegations of sexual harassment.
For now, Asst.-Ch. Bentzi Sau will remain the acting commissioner until Alsheich recovers.
Bill applies only to searches for weapons and not drugs or anything else, so as to lessen privacy violations.
29-year-old released less than a week after she was indicted on charges of carrying a knife and making threats.
Suspect allegedly wanted to beat the Palestinian attacker with the plank but was stopped by police.
Aside from the attacker, who was killed, no one was injured in the attack.
In the video it appears that the victim managed to wrestle the pistol from his attackers, who then fled the scene, leaving him in street, suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.
A killing of a young man by police will likely be of limited interest to those outside of his immediate circle.
Age restriction on entrance to Old City lifted
Police Chief Asst.-Ch: “we will continue to fight a merciless war against organized crime.”
Security Cabinet meets in emergency session to approve anti-terror steps; PM expected to rebuff calls for mass construction in settlements.
By HERB KEINON
Amir Mulner ordered to be kept in custody for five days on suspicion of money laundering and tax crimes.
His nomination will now go to the cabinet for approval.
It’s inevitable that there will be some who resent the new commissioner.
Israel’s three leading security agencies will be commanded by men from the same background.
By YOSSI MELMAN
After a month in the spotlight it’s understandable that former IDF commander would feel wronged when his candidacy was finally, mercifully put to sleep.
Court: Gatekeeper of rule of law eroded its foundations
Police arrest Gabriel Kesimov at couple’s apartment, take 37-year-old into custody on suspicion of murdering 30-year-old Irina Bongart.
The complaint dealt with soccer games in Jerusalem and allegations that Edri may have arranged for people close to him to attend the games for free.
The charges include a range of: fraud, money-laundering, tax fraud, corporate fraud and other charges.
Hirsch has "great abilities to bring about changes and to contribute to strengthening the Israeli police and the rule of law in the state,”
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON
The uniforms were hidden in three containers, tagged as second hand clothes, police said in a statement.
Beyond the business association, there is also a more profound relationship in the field of education.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Members of the group "Bearded Villains" taking photo with organization's flag are mistaken for ISIS activists.
Support for Hebron shooter raises flags.
“Anonymous letters have turned into a culture of score-settling in the police force,” Roni Alsheich said according to a Channel 2 report.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The same cop who will rush to your aid against a knife-wielding terrorist could also act like a bully and a thug and humiliate you in front of your kids.
“You have a right to remain silent. However, if you choose to talk after we freeze you and keep you awake for days at a time in uncomfortable positions, without allowing you to speak to an attorney."
By BARRY LEFF
In this new reality, the power of the legal fraternity cannot help but be reduced, because they will no longer be viewed as the sole arbiter of our politicians’ power.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Like the flu, each time terrorism breaks out there is a slight variation.
By GILAD SHARON
Alsheich’s appointment as police commissioner has reopened the question of who is the best person to replace Shin Bet current chief Cohen.
By LIOR AKERMAN
The State of Israel simply cannot afford to postpone the appointment of a police commissioner indefinitely while the attorney-general conducts a drawn-out investigation.
Data published by the police and the Public Security Ministry on an annual basis shows that there’s been a decline in crime rates in recent years, but these figures are misleading.