03.24.2017 | 26 Adar, 5777
Egypt's ambassador to Israel: Peace between Egypt and Israel is strong, stable
Top Republican senator: Not time for ‘splashy’ peace talks
US stresses 'concern' with Israeli settlements after intensive talks
Taking the war to the BDS activists
UN adopts Israeli resolution against sexual harassment by consensus
After London terror attack, UK blasts UNHRC anti-Israel bias
Iconic Israeli sports commentator Meir Einstein dies at 65
Netanyahu offers condolences to British Prime Minister May
Merkel: 'No reasonable alternative' to two-state solution
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
AIPAC to push for Iran legislation, two-state solution at annual conference
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
Egypt's former leader Mubarak freed, six years after overthrow
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
Auschwitz temporarily closes after naked visitors chain themselves together
Freemasons boss assaulted in suspected antisemitic incident in Paris
Twitter social network with most antisemitic content, survey finds
‘Antisemitism is still a concern'
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Senate introduces new bill sanctioning Iran and testing its nuclear deal
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
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
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
There is no info to support tweets about Obama’s wiretapping, says Comey.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Meetings between the Trump team and Russians are significant considering the FBI's current investigation into alleged Russian interference in November's US election.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"We're gonna work very hard to get it done quickly and done properly. Good for both sides,"
"Spontaneity is not something that protects national security interests."
One anonymous Trump aide says "the story is a fantasy."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Trump took the opportunity to outline his plan to disentangle from his businesses, which will now be controlled by his two sons without his involvement.
"It is an attempt to damage our bilateral relations. It is pulp fiction," says Kremlin spokesman.
Senior US official: "Russia's goal here was to favor one candidate over the other, to help Trump get elected."
"If there is a feasibility from an intelligence and military standpoint - we attack and so it will continue."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Netanyahu: IAF acted to stop weapons transfer to Hezbollah
The incident showed the explosiveness that is threatening Israeli-Syrian relations, with the presence of Iran and Hezbollah, who are attempting to reach Israel's borders.
By YOSSI MELMAN
After Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula in 2014, UEFA banned Crimean clubs from moving to the Russian league and instead authorized them to set up their own competition.
“Russian-Israeli relations have a special character, largely because Israel is home to over a million of our compatriots."
Both Netanyahu and Abbas have said throughout the week that they were interested, but that the other side was putting up obstacles.
By HERB KEINON
Yehuda Losky touted as oldest volunteer in the Yad Sarah organization that helps the elderly, sick and lonely.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
In rare criticism, Israeli ambassador to Moscow links move to a recent string of allegedly racist statements about Jews by Russian politicians.
“They vilify any saint, it is in their tradition of 2,000 years."
Russia's Bolshoi premieres Mieczyslaw Weinberg's "Idiot" opera based on the famous novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
The latest Limmud FSU conference outside St. Petersburg draws a record attendance.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Russian security forces opened an investigation into the circumstances of the event.
Weekend event boosts Jewish identity in Tatarstan.
By SARAH LEVI
Cela sonne comme un conte hassidique. Alors que la tombe de Rabbi Nahman a subi
de graves dommages, il s’en est fallu de peu pour qu’elle ne soit entièrement détruite.
By BEN BRESKY
Alors qu’Alep ploie sous les bombardements, l’Occident démontre une fois de plus son impuissance
By MICHELLE MAZEL
Vitaly Churkin died one day before his 65th birthday.
US officials pointed the finger directly at Putin for personally directing the hacking efforts and primarily targeting Democrats.
The 92 people aboard did not survive the crash; plane did not send out SOS signal.
Warning: Some viewers may find the below footage distressing.
Peskov said that Putin was ready to be flexible when it came to mending ties which he wanted to improve, but that there was a limit to his flexibility and that he would need to see US reciprocity.
In a secret ballot by the 193-member UN General Assembly, Hungary received 144 votes, followed by Croatia with 114 votes and Russia with 112 votes.
Last week, US Vice President Joseph Biden hinted that the US will escalate to a new level of counter cyber strikes at some point of its choosing.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Judging from statements by Israeli leaders and military commanders over the past two days, it seems they are not seriously worried.
The Zionist Union leader says he "would have obtained international support" for settlement construction.
By GIL HOFFMAN
PM to discuss Syrian civil war developments in meeting with Putin in Moscow on Thursday.
Exclusive interview with Oleg Syromolotov, Russian Federation deputy minister for foreign affairs responsible for counterterrorism.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Netanyahu has planned a visit to China to mark 25 years of ties.
Israeli ambassador to Russia: "We welcome Moscow’s activities in Syria"
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
While first place is out of its hands, Jerusalem does control its fate regarding second position.
By ALLON SINAI
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited Israel last week and met with many government officials, including Ariel.
The visit marks 25-years of diplomatic ties between Israel and Russia. While Medvedev is here, the two countries plan to sign agreements in agriculture, customs, high-tech and construction.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
MKs plan to discuss Russia’s increased involvement in the Mideast and the need for the IDF and Russian forces in Syria to coordinate closely.
By LAHAV HARKOV
On the 75th anniversary of Russian-Jewish writer Isaac Babel’s execution, his grandson searches for answers to better understand the man he never met.
By HANNAH BROWN
Washington and the West have looked on as pro-Assad ground troops have begun amassing in the thousands around Aleppo.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"I think Russia has variegated interests. The first interest is to make sure militant Islam does not penetrate and destabilize Russia."
The cease-fire agreed upon by the US and Russia is unlikely to bring Syria’s civil war to an end.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Masha Gessen pens a personal and historical look at Jews fleeing Russia over the centuries.
By COLIN SHINDLER
Syrian Preisdent Bashar al-Assad said Monday that he expected to see Moscow play a crucial role in preventing a future conflict with Israel, days after Syria targeted Israel with a ballistic missile.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JOY BERNARD
Relations between Russia and the new US administration will have a significant impact on regional dynamics – and Israeli interests.
By ZVI MAGEN
Remarks come after Netanyahu said that Israel hopes to reach “specific understandings” with Russia to prevent Tehran from permanently setting up a base of operations in Syria against Israel.
Jerusalem had tried to block sale of the advanced Russian-made missile defense system to Tehran.
Oleg Syromolotov made this statement in an exclusive interview with the 'Post,' and also said that he understood Israel's concern that Hezbollah will remain in Syria and pose a long-lasting threat.
"Turkey is violating Syrian sovereignty so there is no Syrian-Turkish dialog."
Cairo and Riyadh retain mutual interests on Iran, but have clashed on Syria and relations with Russia.
There has been confusion over which groups in the opposition are included in the ceasefire.
Halt in fighting excludes Islamic State and all groups linked to them.
Some are now interpreting these live visuals as a testament to the fact that we are already in the throes of a third world war.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Russian Deputy Ambassador to Israel Alexy Drobinin speaks to Israeli TV station hours after an off-duty Turkish police officer shot and killed Moscow's envoy in Ankara.
Russian ministry also says it was disappointed by plans by the US to extend its Iran Sanctions Act by 10 years.
Rustam Aselderov, also known as Sheikh Abu Mohammad al-Qadari, was said to be involved with a number of deadly Russian terror attacks.
Officials in Moscow did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Russia's relations with Israel.
According to Russian and Iranian reports, Tehran is mulling a $10 billion arms deal with Moscow and has inked new deal with Beijing.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Concerned by regional developments, Iran is buttressing its strategic alliances; Israel should take note.
By ELY KARMON
The announcement came as Syrian government supported by Iranian-backed militias and Russian air power pounded the rebel-held area of Aleppo.
Why is Moscow putting itself on the wrong side of history, because who can doubt that history will record Assad as a monstrous tyrant and Russia as his sinister ally?
By JOHN LLOYD/REUTERS
French FM calls on Moscow, Tehran to desist from prolonging the civil war in Syria.
Agreement includes cease-fire, aid, plan against Islamists • Hours after announcement, Russian bombs kill at least 25 in attack on Idlib.
Russia’s use of an Iranian air base to strike targets in Syria has little operational significance, but is of strategic importance
By EPHRAIM KAM,ZVI MAGEN
Moscow-based billionaire Valery Kogan reportedly paid millions for the pop sensations to perform at his granddaughter's star-studded wedding in London.
Hillel Butman, 84, made aliya from Leningrad to Jerusalem in 1979.
By ELISSA EINHORN
Many Jews were arrested on false denunciations. All over the country, anti-Jewish meetings were held.
By DAN ROGINSKY
It is a well-known method of the regime that it works to sabotage the process by always talking about the same subject, terrorism, throughout weeks of meetings.
By MUHAMMED RUZGAR
How indeed could orthodoxy produce someone like Jared? Because of orthodoxy’s power to instill deep Jewish pride in its adherents.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Exclusive poll finds 71% see Russia as threat to US, NATO and Israeli security.
By JOEL C. ROSENBERG
Russia has fulfilled a long-held dream of reaching the warm water of the Mediterranean and is casting itself as the hegemon in the region.
By OFRA BENGIO
Putin is waiting for Trump, and Netanyahu is waiting for both of them.
By NACHMAN SHAI
''The outgoing US president has spawned a callow, cowardly series of leadership miscarriages that bullied friends and empowered enemies.''
By GIL TROY
The election of Donald Trump as the US president and his foreign policy goals also will serve to strengthen the positions of these great powers – Russia and China.
By BAYRAM ALIYEV
The problem with US “diplomacy” is that it is not diplomacy.
The US imperatively needs a president who truly understands its role and spreads its values.
By RAUF BAKER
The revelation of Abbas’s KGB service requires us to recognize that the Soviets’ long game of subversion continues on today.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The task of getting Netanyahu and Abbas to agree to anything is daunting, yet with very limited expectations, it might actually be possible to get the parties talking once again.
By GERSHON BASKIN
The increased interest of Russia in the peace process builds on a long history of Russian relations with the Jewish state.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
US president-elect blames Democrats for putting out media reports on Russian meddling and said he did not believe they came from the CIA.
Zakharova said that she had formulated the claim while visiting New York during an official visit with a Russian delegation in September.
Russian president also said he was sure a constructive dialogue between Moscow and Washington would serve the interests of both countries.
Election interference stokes fears of November 8 chaos; Little hope for new Syria talks as Russia expands military presence.