Analysis: Religious choice at threat as haredi parties reassert control over Jewish life
Cabinet OKs rabbinical courts transfer to Religious Services Ministry
MKs on Left and Right slam Ghattas for calling Binyamin Brigade Commander ‘murderer’
US public opinion expert: Iran deal can still be stopped
SHOW REVIEW: Cirque Du Soleil– Quidam: Menora Mivtachim Arena, Tel Aviv, July 2
Enter Bardo Pond’s musical time machine
Beit She'arim tombs in Western Galilee named to UNESCO World Heritage List
Timber Timbre ready to carve a niche for themselves in TA
2015/16 soccer season to begin with fireworks
Erlich aiming to continue surprise run at Wimbledon
Macabbi TA, Jerusalem rivalry continues to heat up off the court
Beitar opens continental campaign with goalless deadlock
Al-Quds Brigade builds watch tower directly across IDF structure on Gaza border
Haredim arrested for throwing rocks at Arab vehicles near Damascus Gate
Second arson in 2 days shuts down Jerusalem train station
WATCH: Flotilla activists release footage of IDF intercepting 'Marianne'
CNN lists Dome of the Rock among 'magnificent structures on the verge of extinction'
Hoenlein: France is reconsidering Security Council resolution
Tzohar opens center for verification of Jewish identity in eastern Ukraine
Costa Rica becomes 33rd country to launch pro-Israel caucus
Foreign Ministry denies reports of Uruguay investigating Israeli embassy worker
Uruguay: Israeli embassy worker suspected in planting fake bomb
Report: Jordan arrests Iranian backed terrorist who was planning attack
PA warns Hamas: Don't carry out terror attacks on Palestinian security forces in West Bank
US will not 'shave at the margins' for Iran deal, Kerry says
Kerry, Zarif meet on divisive issues as Iran nuclear deadline approaches
Report: Lebanese Hezbollah and Syrian army enter rebel-held Syrian border city
Professionals and volunteers available to counsel youth at popular entertainment spots
Barkat: Appoint permanent Hadassah Medical Organization director general to prevent collapse
Rate of women academics at universities and colleges still lags way behind US and EU
Delek, Noble executives: We commit to developing Leviathan
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $150 mln Benelux contract
Apps for finding jobs are among Microsoft Venture’s latest start-up
Tech Talk: Tel Aviv hosts international cybersecurity conference
Government seeks to fill hi-tech manpower shortage
Greece Analysis: When No doesn't mean No (and Yes doesn't mean Yes)
Right from wrong: Deadlines, red lines
A bird in the hand: Securing an acceptable Iran deal in the long run
Letters to the Editor: Religion in Politics
Think about it: On natural gas and democracy
The zero hour of Greece: Turning minus to plus
Taking on BDS
Boycott takes center stage
Preempting ‘Goldstone II’
Israel, doctor’s orders
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Muslim and Jewish Jerusalemites break bread together
Cochavit Netzach Dolev takes a stand
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This week in Jerusalem
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Extreme family fun
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Pope Francis to leave for South America in 'homecoming' trip
Episcopal Church overwhelmingly rebuffs divestment resolution
Will pope chew coca leaves in Bolivia?
Three US churches consider BDS measures against Israel in upcoming vote
NGO seeks to seize N. Korean ship to pay off $330 m. US judgment for killing of priest
Green Leadership Classroom Inaugurated at Dimona School
Eitan Levav Scenic Lookout Inaugurated in Adamit Park
Cherries in the Negev: If You Will it, It is No Dream
Healing Garden Dedicated at the Dana-Dwek Children’s Hospital in Tel Aviv
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
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
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The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
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The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
An Olah Reports From Nepal
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Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
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Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
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07.06.2015 | 19 Tammuz, 5775
PA president and Russian leader meet in Moscow, discuss current state of Israeli-Palestinian relations as well as armed conflicts in Middle East.
They two leaders will discuss the long-stalled peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians as well as other issues relating to the Middle East.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Out of total desperation given the near-zero chance of gaining UN Security Council approval of a draft mandating an Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank, Abbas has now turned to Russia.
By SHLOMO SHAMIR/MAARIV ONLINE
Currency crisis has key differences from 1998 crash.
By NIV ELIS,REUTERS
Exports of fresh agricultural products fell from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $1.37b. in 2014.
By SHARON UDASIN
Limmud FSU has helped Russian-speaking Jews develop Jewish awareness and identity following the dark Soviet era in which they were cut off from their roots.
By CHAIM CHESLER,SANDRA CAHN
The 30,000 Russian-speaking Jews who have participated in Limmud FSU worldwide are evidence of the success of our mission to redress the consequences of 70 years of Communist repression.
By AARON FRENKEL,DIANE WOHL,MATTHEW BRONFMAN
One of the offending items is a set of Russian nesting dolls painted with stereotypes of orthodox Jews
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
One person was told that by a bookstore clerk that the book would be unavailable until after Victory Day on May 9, celebrating the Soviet victory of Germany in World War II.
By SAM SOKOL
The three-day gig was the largest Limmud event ever held outside Britain.
By JTA,JPOST.COM STAFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
“The Jews of Russia must realize the dangers inherent in the possible collapse of the Putin government, understand the rules of the game and be aware of the limitations.”
Number of casualties mounting amidst shelling by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol.
Ukrainian media reported that Yehuda Kellerman was severely beaten by pro-Russian separatists.
Events surrounding the commemoration have not been immune to contemporary geopolitical tensions in eastern Europe.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Kiev promotes its war against Russian backed separatists, creating its own variant of the Twitter hashtag that took social media by storm last week after Paris terror attacks.
In lieu of not receiving 'full formal diplomatic invitation', Russia excluded from 70th anniversary of camp's liberation.
Senior separatist Alexander Kofman claims he used to work in a Jewish Agency youth program.
Former National Security Council head tells ‘Post’ that Netanyahu’s strong opposition was also aimed at deflecting pressure on the Palestinian track.
By HERB KEINON
Les réfugiés juifs ukrainiens ont reçu de l’étranger une aide très précieuse qui leur a été d’un grand secours dans leur vie quotidienne et a permis à certains d’émigrer
By YARDENA SCHWARTZ
Eliezer Lesovoy s’est donné pour mission de relever les défis particuliers auxquels sont confrontés les juifs de l’ex-Union soviétique
By ANYA ZHURAVEL SEGAL
The time has surely come for the civilized world to bite the bullet and take out Islamic State, as well as Russia's ploy for power over Ukraine.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Putin’s support of Assad’s Syria has inevitably drawn him closer to Iran, its devoted ally.
What has to happen before the United Nations Security Council comes to its senses and gets really serious about degrading and destroying Islamic State?
By DAVID SINGER
Russian official quoted as saying US move to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and eastern Europe would be "the most aggressive step by the Pentagon and NATO" since the Cold War.
“They are trying to hide not only from the world but from the Russian people their involvement,” US lawmaker tells Bloomberg.
Kiev has now handed the Kremlin "evidence" for Putin’s claim that Russia is facing off against fascists.
By JOSH COHEN,REUTERS
Though Western leaders stayed away, Putin was joined under the Kremlin's walls by about 30 foreign leaders.
Meanwhile, Russian FM says preliminary nuke deal means Iran's "vicious" international isolation should come to an end.
Moscow starts oil-for-goods swap with Tehran, demonstrating Kremlin's determination to boost economic ties with Islamic Republic.
Pravy Sektor has worked hard to distance itself from its anti-Semitic reputation.
Vladimir Putin's absence from public view, a rare occurrence in Russia's largely state-controlled media, had triggered a number of theories about the leader.
Russian leader, who has not been seen in public or on live television broadcasts for more than a week, postponed a meeting with Kazakh and Belarussian leaders last week.
State television footage of Putin working at his residence failed to quell the tide of fantastical theories circulating online that the 62-year-old Kremlin leader had died.
Speculation about an Islamist link strengthened after investigators charged a man from the Muslim Chechnya region over the killing.
The suspect, of Chechen origin, was detained on Saturday and was linked to the war-torn republic's Interior Ministry
"That a leader of the opposition could be shot beside the walls of the Kremlin is beyond imagination. There can be only one version: that he was shot for telling the truth."
With Germany's military as ill-equipped as it is, the crucial policy of deterrence that NATO might exercise to prevent continuous Russian encroachment in the Ukraine may fail.
Britain summoned the Russian ambassador in January to explain a similar episode, when Russian bombers flew over the English Channel, forcing British authorities to reroute civil aircraft.
The deal reached after all-night negotiations in the Belarussian capital Minsk included a cease-fire that would come into effect on Feb. 15, followed by the withdrawal of heavy weapons.
USA Today obtains report claiming Putin's "neurological development was significantly interrupted in infancy"; concludes that the Russian president "carries a form of autism."
‘If someone told me that these countries would become enemies, I would recommend he see a doctor.’
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
The gigantic ‘ark’, set to be completed by 2018, will be 430 sq km in size, and will be built at Moscow State University.
Having resurrected the czarist formula of maximum empire and minimum economy, Vladimir Putin is now learning its cost as oil and the ruble tumble.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Over three-quarters of Donetsk’s pre-war Jewish population of between 10,000 and 11,000 have fled the city since fighting broke out last year.
Never before, or since, have so many been absorbed by so few with such rapidity and relative success.
The wave of Russian-speaking immigrants not only created its own vibrant subculture, but also had a huge influence on the local cultural scene.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Exhibit also tells story of worldwide campaigns, protests and demonstrations in the US, Israel and elsewhere in order to secure the release of the Jews from the former Soviet Union.
According to Yad Vashem, some 1.5 million Jews served in the various allied armies during the war.
The number of Russians arriving in Israel in the first quarter of 2015 was nearly 50 percent higher than that experienced during the corresponding period last year.
Slepack, realizing there was no future for Jews in the communist Soviet Union, spent years planning his exit, aliya.
By LAURA BIALIS
Russia's recent sale of the S-300 air defense system severely hinders Israel's ability to strike the Islamic Republic.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Israeli pilots who have begun training with the platform say it has caused them to think differently about combat flying, executive says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
PM tells Russian leader that the move would only serve to increase Iran's aggression and put the security of the Middle East at risk.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Under the program, farmer who agree to convert their pepper growing areas into spaces to develop other crops are eligible to receive grants.
Former air force official Brig.-Gen. (res.) Asaf Agmon speaks to 'Post' about the region impact Russia's recent deal with Iran could have.
The Kremlin said Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree ending a self-imposed ban on delivering the S-300 missile system to Iran, removing a major irritant between the two.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Samuel Eto’o was awarded the European Medal of Tolerance from the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation (ECTR), for his work combating racism.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
Alexey Ostapenko is involved with efforts to ship aid to Ukraine and believes that the presence of the logo of Azov militias shows the attack was nationalistically motivated.
The Salt Line
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Is the arms deal with Iran part of a strategic change in Russian policy – and its attitude to Israel – or a one-off tactical move?
By ZVI MAGEN
A fast-paced biography of Jewish oligarch Boris Berezovsky reads like a thriller.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
The story of Yuri Dadobaev, who made aliya from Tajikistan in 1993 and now resides in Kfar Saba.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Elena Gorokhova’s memoir ‘Russian Tattoo’ tells the story of three generations of women searching for belonging.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
As creative director for ‘Fashion TV,’ Bella Abramov chose Israel to house the broadcast center, despite its headquarters in Austria.
For Jewish refugees in war-ravaged Ukraine, the help from Jewish communities abroad has made an immense difference in their lives in the old country, and their decisions to move to a new one.
Putin defends Moscow's backing of Syria's Bashar al-Assad, says driven by concerns that any overthrow would plunge country into even deeper disarray.
US senior official denies Oren's account of events, says Obama and Putin discussed disarmament well before August 2013.
Latest round of discussions in Vienna on Friday made no significant progress, source from one of the missions was quoted as saying.
Russia supports the Syrian regime, though Nikolay Kozhanov of the Carnegie Moscow Center says that “Russia does not trust Assad 100 percent.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Moscow: Security Council must vote on any new move.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Egyptian president visits Russia for celebration of victory over Nazi Germany, expresses desire to strengthen ties between nations.
Negotiators pushing for "snapback" feature in deal to allow reinstatement of sanctions should Iran fail to comply with terms of deal.
Local media cites Moscow's deputy FM as saying gesture alone of removing weapons sales ban was important.
Netanyahu restated in a IDF staff meeting that Israel reserves the right to defend itself against its enemies.
Russian leader said that any Israeli deal with Ukraine would be "counterproductive."
US lost leverage, think tank director tells ‘Post;’ Future president will have to choose to attack or surrender.
Iranian foreign minister defends Russian decision to lift ban on exports of missile system.
The US has taken more of a background role in the conflicts spreading across the region and Russia seems willing to fill that vacuum.
Russian FM set to rejoin talks, says chances of success are good.
By MICHAEL WILNER,REUTERS
Experts worry that if Iran goes nuclear it will lead other Sunni Middle Eastern countries to follow suit with their own programs.
From Beijing, to Islamabad and Moscow, new technology has made old nuclear standoffs more unpredictable,unstable and pervasive.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
State Department says US would not oppose a nuclear deal for peaceful purposes.
Moderate Syrian opposition, supported by Western powers, reject offer.
The Pyatnitsky Russian Folk Chorus performs a well-rounded repertoire.
By BARRY DAVIS
Russian rocker Andrey Makarevich brings his Yiddish Jazz program to Israel.
Amber Room is among most valuable pieces of lost art; pensioner suspects could have been stashed beneath city.
‘Leviathan’ evokes Russian literature in a grim tale of corruption
By HANNAH BROWN
"I believe that the Jews are a 'chosen people' not because we are better, or cleverer than others, but because we dare to challenge the views of the majority."
By MIKHAIL FRIDMAN
The United States apparently intends to ignore Lavrov’s sage advice and continue to pursue its Syrian policy to oust Assad.
Why isn’t Kiev acting properly under the Normandy Four (Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France) agreement?
By SERGEI NARYSHKIN
Ukraine: 70 years after the Second World War
By HENNADII NADOLENKO
The author recalls meeting at an apartment near Gorky street in Moscow decades ago.
By REUVEN H. TAFF
2014 was marked by the ferocious bullying of the international community by rogue governments, oppressive dictatorships and evil regimes.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Alarmingly, the Russians in recent months have been using Cuba to build up a menacing Cold War-era presence at America’s doorstep.
By AARON KLEIN