02.21.2017 | 25 Shevat, 5777
Fatah official: Regional solution should start with ending military rule
'Netanyahu’s political fears thwarted a regional peace deal’
Bennett: Palestinian state would lead to refugee crisis for Israel
Syrian official vows to back Hezbollah in potential war against Israel
IFL’s Kovalski earns football scholarship in US
Casspi on the move in blockbuster trade
Beitar Jerusalem rallies on the road to down Hapoel Tel Aviv
Judge extends remand of murder suspect
Malaysia’s impact on Singapore-Israel ties
Knesset grants 'V15 Bill' initial approval
Israel is clearly pivoting to Asia, Netanyahu announces in Singapore
Amona evacuees: Netanyahu still committed to building new settlement
Veteran Israeli guitarist/composer collaborates with Vertigo Dance Company
Eighties pop icons Tears for Fears ready to ‘Shout’ in Tel Aviv
Israeli students get a taste of the blues
Berlin Film Festival: Agnieszka Holland runs with the wolves
Israeli star Casspi to be traded to New Orleans as part of blockbuster NBA trade
Health Ministry cannot judge medical negligence, say MKs
Laundermat app shares more than just dirty laundry
Jerusalem’s International Convention Center named top 10 in world
Tax breaks for premarital marriage counseling?
Health Ministry acts to prevent elder abuse in geriatric institutions
Bar-Ilan researchers worry about future of medical profession
Surgeon removes pen cap from boy’s lungs
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Honey of an idea
On human dignity in Israel
The recorded deed to Jerusalem
‘It’s time for the US Congress to scrap the sanctions on Azerbaijan’
IDF soldiers in the dangerous cycle of prostitution
ISIS in Sinai: the Libyan connection
Hamas leaders pledge to defend Palestinian people, cause
Global arms sales at highest level since Cold War
Russian deputy FM to ‘Post’: Hezbollah will leave Syria when conflict is over
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region
Saudi Arabia and Israel issue twin warnings on Iran
Zarif takes apparent shot at Israeli 'audacity,' says Iran will never develop nukes
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
'Iraq to oppose US travel curbs, to preserve alliance against ISIS'
Ivanka Trump, White House condemn bomb threats targeting Jewish centers
Over 100 gravestones desecrated at St. Louis-area Jewish cemetery
Historian Yaffa Eliach’s archives donated to Yad Vashem
Wave of bomb threats continues against US Jewish community centers
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
OurCrowd Global Investor Summit begins in Jerusalem
Trump chooses McMaster to replace Flynn as National Security Advisor
'Israel, US Jewish leaders must reach out to Democrats'
Pence visits former Nazi concentration camp Dachau
Pence: Iran won’t have nuclear weapons to use against US or Israel
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
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Grapevine: Balfour et al
This week in 60 seconds: When Benjamin met Donald
From JDC program participant to JDC professional
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
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Ace of face: Israeli-born tennis player ousted for hitting ump with ball
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
The People & The Book: Advancing with all
A traitor in Budapest
How would you like your grasshopper?
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Planting and Marching Together to a Shared Future
Muslala Plaza Enlivens Jerusalem's Clal Commercial Center
Tu BiShvat Ceremony with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin
Are You Threatened?
The Recorded Deed to Jerusalem
Trump's Middle East policy takes shape
Bill Maher vs. Milo Yiannopoulos: Double Standards
Police forces targeted the homes of 14 suspects from east Jerusalem neighborhoods in an overnight raid, confiscating funds provided to them by Hamas.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
In 1956, the same families were forced off their land in the Wadi Zbala area of the Negev and relocated by the army to what became Umm al-Hiran.
By BEN LYNFIELD
Jerusalem court extends by a week the remand of 5 members of the attacker's family.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
The suspect is said to be the brother of terrorist Wallid Dakah, who is serving a life sentence for the killing of IDF soldier Moshe Tamam.
15-year-old suspects created page honoring terrorist who killed 3 bus passengers in capital last year.
Spokesman says reduction can be traced to ‘increased police activity across all the different neighborhoods’.
A video of the shooting shows the officers firing on the vehicle after it stopped, conflicting with initial reports.
Raid follows rearrest of Hamas operative released from prison last Thursday.
Israeli authorities arrest east Jerusalem man on charges of suspected terror activity shortly after release from prison for attempting to poison Israelis in 2002.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
"The police still handle violence in the Arab sector according to a security-oriented approach that views every Arab citizen as a potential threat," NGO head says.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The authorities also took a large number of unidentified pills whose import and sale here is not approved.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Sgt. Villanueva was charged for accepting cash bribes to expedite and approve gun licenses for Alex Lichtenstein, a member of a Shomrim Jewish volunteer safety patrol.
Ohio State student Wyatt Crosher told CNN he heard what sounded like gunfire and then emergency sirens.
"Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown," Austin police said in a message on Twitter.
Authorities have now detained seven people over the killings, claimed by Islamic State.
Television footage showed a heavy police presence, with officers taking cover behind vehicles on the street.
The suspect in question is suspected of killing a 90-year-old man in a nursing home where the former was employed as a caretaker.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Couple allegedly sexually assaulted and poisoned 4-year-old
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Magen David Adom reports at least 4 hurt, including one in serious condition.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
There are currently 423 police officers of the Christian faith in Israel and 66 Christian-Israelis are doing their national service with the police and Border Police.
“There will be no violence. No one will raise a hand against a police officer or soldier.”
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The PM could be toppled by his own hedonism and hubris as the corruption probes heat up.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Attorney-General Mandelblit closed the corruption case against opposition leader Herzog citing insufficient evidence.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
New developments regarding the alleged presents the prime minister received have been revealed, further complicating the affair police have called 'Case 1000.'
By JOY BERNARD,UDI SHAHAM
The prime minister is expected to be interrogated by police for a third time regarding allegations that concern his meetings with Yediot Aharonot publisher Noni Mozes.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,JPOST.COM STAFF
As police investigations into the various dealings of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continue to pile up, a damaging report which threatens his image as the guarantor of Israel’s physical safety will, in all likelihood, soon be exposed to the public.
By JEREMY SHARON
"On my watch, no one will harm police independence to do what it needs according to the law."
By UDI SHAHAM,YONAH JEREMY BOB
In a standoff between demonstrators and police who came to demolish houses in Umm al-Hiran, a police officer was killed in circumstances that have yet to be determined.
‘Israel Hayom,’ ‘Yediot Aharonot’ editors are grilled • Police also looking at ties between Mossad chief Yossi Cohen and Australian billionaire James Packer
Health minister Ya'acov Litzman in hot seat in wake of undercover news report indicating possible irregularities over e-cigarettes
Yair Netanyahu is expected to give testimony regarding an ongoing investigation into allegations that his father and family illegally received lavish gifts from wealthy businessmen.
Yitzhaki’s retirement, announced on Monday alongside five other senior officers, comes at a sensitive time when the prime minister’s criminal investigation is still ongoing.
Likud minister says investigations into prime ministers serve as “proof the country does not give discounts to its leaders.”
By HERB KEINON
“Campaign of tendentious leaks designed to mislead the public,” says PM; Mozes questioned for eight hours; PM’s wife accuses police of “bullying.”
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM,HERB KEINON
“There's no way that this newspaper would have survived this earthquake,” editor-in-chief says over reportedly leaked conversation in suspected corruption case.
PM slams weekend reports as "campaign of leaks designed to mislead the public."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Netanyahu seeks to pick and choose journalists; MKs castigate prime minister over new allegations
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,JEREMY SHARON
As a report reveals a transcript of a conversation between the prime minister and media mogual Noni Mozes, MKs slam the PM and express concern over police probe.
By ARIK BENDER,JOY BERNARD
Sara Netanyhau's testimony was said to involve details on gifts she had received, reportedly including large amounts of pink champagne.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM
As the police investigation against Netanyahu continues, new reports reveal further details from the secret exchanges between media mogul Noni Mozes and the prime minister.
By JOY BERNARD
The report was revealed while the Israel Police is conducting a criminal investigation against the PM, suspecting that he received improper gifts from this particular businessman and others.
Authorities previously questioned the premier under caution for more than three hours at his residence on Monday.
Police said that the Jerusalem suspect, in his 50s, expressed “extreme criticisms” of the judges.
Details of the fire, which broke out around 5:00 p.m. Sunday, and the causes of the deaths in the sixth-floor apartment in the Talpiot neighborhood remained unclear.
The Prime Minister’s home was closed off and a black veil erected to keep out the media’s eyes.
By LAHAV HARKOV,ELIYAHU KAMISHER,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The alleged assault occurred in October.
35% increase from 2015 • 14% of new officers from minority populations.
Cell made up of Israeli-Arabs had been planning to attack soldiers in retaliation for the banning of the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement
The 38-year-old is the head of computer vision at Oculus VR, virtual reality company, which was acquired by Facebook.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The case is part of an international investigation into the acquisition of one of the world’s largest iron-ore mineral deposits.
The Israeli mogul is suspected of bribing Guinean public officials in the African country’s capital of Conakry to further his business interests.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,REUTERS
Police will look into incitement allegations regarding the poster that depicted the prime minister next to hangman's noose.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Police are currently obligated to report information about cases to the state prosecutor and to the Knesset.
The suspect, an employee of the Sheba Medical Center, was arrested Tuesday after allegedly treating hundreds of ER patients.
Police have detained the former cabinet member and are questioning him, suspecting felonies of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.
Police interrogations of non-security detainees would still be videotaped for offenses carrying heavy prison terms.
The couple had a troubled history with Ahalam having filed complaints against Auni in the past for rough treatment or threats.
Police say that they are treating 29 out of 39 of the most serious fires that started over 2 weeks ago as arson or suspected arson.
Netanyahu condemned the threatening vandalism.
Rabbi pleads guilty on two counts, apologizes to his victims.
Medics found the man on the side of the road in critical condition, and he was pronounced dead at the Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus.
The identity of the assailant is know to police and a search is underway to find him.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
In 2013, Berland fled Israel after claims of sexual abuse were made against him by several women.
According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the unidentified Israeli driver was killed on impact midway through the attempted turn.
“This protest is against Alsheich and the entire police policy that covers the silent sexual abuse in the police.”
Close coordination of US and Israeli police causes dismay to the American activist group.
By SARAH LEIBOVITZ-DAR
Traffic police have not issued any notice of special traffic preparations for the upcoming holidays, however, a spokesman told the 'Post' there would be a public notice in the coming days.
Arrests of 20 party officials fuels Arab claims of "political persecution."
By LAHAV HARKOV,ELIYAHU KAMISHER,BEN LYNFIELD
Police Fraud Investigation Unit has summoned Feirberg-Ikar for questioning under caution on suspicion that she was involved in accepting bribes.
The report notes a number of deficiencies in the country’s criminal justice system, including too many indictments, police brutality and the violation of suspects' rights.
Many in Ethiopian Israeli community still not satisfied.
Police arrest suspects for heading a network of speech and hearing-impaired victims forced to beg for money.
According to Channel 2, police arrested the father of the Israeli supermodel days after she gave birth to her first child.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
Police have been targeting Israel’s illegal weapons trade especially focusing on Israeli-Arab regions.
Police received two reports of suspicious men sparking the manhunt.
The induction came after a three year manhunt for the rabbi.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
Police seized 12 blinding stun grenades, 1 kilogram of explosives, two gas grenades, and 19 improvised grenades among other materials.
The agent, chosen because of his command of Arabic and appearance was trained for several months before assuming the role of an illegal arms trader.
The reports follow the 15 hours of questioning on Thursday of Ari Harow, Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, who was placed under a five-day house arrest.
By GIL HOFFMAN,CORAL BRAUN
While the probe into Netanyahu's fund-raising dealings are sourced locally and mostly internal, there are some external influences.
Bar association says bill should cause us to tremble.
According to the police, Sunday’s arrests were made after the completion of an undercover investigation by the Jerusalem fraud department.
Alsheich was bombarded with questions from MKs on the document and its purpose.
By LAHAV HARKOV
According to the indictment, which Mor has confessed to as part of a plea bargain, he told lower-ranked women he could advance their careers in an effort to get them to interact with him sexually.
Originally, police had closed the Cooper case until Channel 2 aired a program about the alleged murders on March 25, 2010 which caused a public uproar and led to a reopening of the investigation.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The accident was one of the worst in recent memory and rattled the country for days.
The victim, aged 57, was found Saturday morning in the suspect’s apartment. Suspect Alfonso Azarya, 63, has been missing for the past 24 hours and not answering phone calls.
By BEN HARTMAN
Police confirmed that two attackers were arrested and one was shot; assailants reportedly wore disguises; multiple other casualties.
By BEN HARTMAN,YAAKOV LAPPIN
How do you carry on when a loved
one disappears without a trace?
By SAAR VARDI
A Tel Aviv restaurant owner’s violent encounter with police.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
A Reuters reporter visited the site of the mass grave, where residents said the ultra-hardline militants buried victims who had been shot or beheaded.
The imam and three persons whose homes were raided were arrested and brought in for questioning.
Online dating platforms, such as Grindr, are jeopardizing the safety of the conservative Muslim country's homosexual population, according to local lifestyle media.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
French police said at the time that the 36 year-old was robbed at gunpoint of some 9 million euros worth of jewelry by masked men who tied her up in her Paris apartment early on Oct. 3.
They have not occupied that land for the past 20 years, and probably not since 1967.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
These men gather five mornings a week to prepare the food for a soup kitchen and social club called Avivim.
By BARBARA SOFER
The Beduin community has been completely neglected by each successive government.
By LIOR AKERMAN
"Though Netanyahu might once again manage to escape justice by the skin of his teeth, it will not be because there is nothing – there is plenty."
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF