Clashes break out in east Jerusalem, West Bank; Palestinians report teen shot
Swedish-Lebanese Hezbollah spy gets 18 month sentence for involvement in espionage against Israel
Nepalese woman stabbed in Jerusalem attack: 'Nobody was around to help me'
Palestinians stab two in separate Jerusalem attacks
Foreign Ministry creating new app
Netanyahu to meet world leaders in Paris Monday
Shimon Peres honored with ‘Diplomacy Award’
NGOs lodge appeal over policy for migrants denied refugee status
Israel suspends EU contact over peace process
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Comedy for Koby paves way for Seinfeld
Fleeing BDS, Belgian stage director brings a taste of Sex and the City to TA
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Maccabi Tel Aviv steamrolls back into first
Basketball: Late run secures Jerusalem's dramatic win at Hapoel Tel Aviv
Soccer: Beersheba back on track with easy win
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
The ‘Kate Middleton effect’ reaches synagogue fashion
The international Shabbat Project involved more than a million Jews in 84 countries
Three killed, 9 injured in attack on Colorado abortion clinic
NYC to fund security guards for Jewish schools
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
Paris attacks ignite resurgence in nationalism not seen since WWII
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
EU to begin accession talks with Turkey, offers cash to ease flow of migrants to Europe
'Russians in Syria don’t prevent Israel attacks,' expert says
For cash and EU membership talks, Turkey to help curb European migration
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Health Scan: When donor gets a good sleep, stem-cell transplant goes better
New Worlds: Information on dangers creates indifference
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
'Gas deal maintains regional stability and peace with Jordan and Egypt'
Israel's Leviathan, Egypt's Dolphinus to negotiate gas export deal
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Government approves NIS 100m. economic boost for Jerusalem
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
Lone soldiers from North America attend Thanksgiving dinner in Tel Aviv
This week in 60 seconds: Who woke up the Russian bear?
British Jewish students attempt to silence my mention of Israel
Religious pluralism, Jewish peoplehood and the Chief Rabbinate
New winds from the south
November 30: Black Friday
Hints of Unilateralism
Viewpoint: NGOs and the economic war
Viewpoint: Where labels lead
Commentary: ISIS close to home
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Will the USA Fall As Rome 700 Years Earlier?
Turkey-Russia Spat: What goes around....
If the region was not already unstable enough . . .
Orthodoxy, Truth, and Half-Belief
A trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
11.30.2015 | 18 Kislev, 5776
Defense minister underlines that Israel will not coordinate activities such as retaliating to Syrian cross-border fire with Moscow.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
No one will say this publicly, but the continuation of the fighting in Syria as long as there is a recognized authority in Damascus, allows Israel to stay out of the swamp.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Russia now joins many Western countries that enable the import of Israeli meat products, including the United States, Canada, South Africa and 28 EU nations, the statement added.
By SHARON UDASIN
Lesin was once head of the state-controlled media giant Gazprom-Media but resigned in 2014.
“Anya, you were incredibly talented, swift, fearless, sincere, kind and bright. You were a truly extraordinary person.”
Reports emerging from Russia in recent days have suggested that Thomas Leviev, a student at the Moscow State Institute for International Relations, age 18, was the son of Lev Leviev.
By JOSH DELL
"Taking into account Russia's relations with the Syrian government and the historical position of Russia in the region, our assistance can be more than useful and decisive."
By SAM SOKOL
With Moscow playing a much more assertive, muscular role in the Middle East, Russia’s new ambassador to Israel, Alexander Shein, tells the ‘Post’ about his country’s goals and motivations.
By HERB KEINON
The Pentagon did not immediately comment on Putin's remarks that "we informed our American partners" about when and where Russian aircraft would be operating.
"It should be our common aim to coordinate our actions against Daesh and for sure the cooperation between the United States and Russia is a crucial one," Donald Tusk said
All 224 passengers aboard a Russian airliner bound for St. Petersburg that took off from the Red Sea resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh on Saturday were killed.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The news of the near-disaster came as Moscow suspended passenger flights to Egypt, and the United States imposed new air travel security requirements.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"There's a possibility that there was a bomb on board. And we're taking that very seriously," Obama said in a radio interview.
In raid, law enforcement discovers 5 kilograms of explosives that were allegedly intended for an attack against Moscow's public transportation system.
By MICHAEL WILNER
US president and Russian counterpart set to hold a bilateral meeting on Monday afternoon during three-day session of the UN General Assembly.
PM to meet with Russia’s Putin later this month; US says it will work to protect Israel’s interests.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
"In light of the new threats, the entire national security network has been put on high alert," Russia's Anti-Terrorist Committee said in a statement.
Shein said Russia’s support of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime in its fight against Islamic State was “aimed at ensuring” Russia’s national security interests.
In an interview with "CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS," Netanyahu did not join the United States and other NATO nations in criticizing Russia's taking military action in Syria.
Announcement comes a day after Russian fighter jets launch first wave of air strikes in Syria.
Israel learns the hard way the limitations of its power when it faces a superpower with important interests in the Middle East.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Russian writer Ludmila Ulitskaya spins an exquisite tale of a dark, oppressive time.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
Their country life is calm and happy; simple, disconnected from the fears and sorrows of daily conflicts of the modern world and modern politics.
By ‘THE ARCHIVE’
Israel Air Force reportedly carries out attack near Lebanese border.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,JERUSALEM POST STAFF
There is an urgent need for de-escalation to salvage what little is left of peace and stability in the Middle East.
By JOSHUA W. WALKER,REUTERS
"The circumstances are unprecedented. The gauntlet thrown down to Russia is unprecedented. So naturally the reaction is in line with this threat."
The leaders differ over the fate of Syrian President Bashar Assad
The Russian leader confirms military activity close to the Turkish border intensified after the downing of the plane.
The issue of Russian sorties in Syria was magnified in recent days after Turkey downed a Su-24 fighter jet.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Russia draws up retaliatory economic measures; Erdogan decries "emotional" and "unfitting" response.
Turkey says it warned the crew 10 times before firing down the plane.
Putin made the comment a day after Turkey shot down a Russian jet that cost the life of one pilot.
Russia's ambassador to France says pilot believed to be en route to Russian air force base in Syria.
CBS News reports that US officials think downing of Russian plane that made brief incursion into Syrian airspace was unnecessary.
Official tells Reuters conclusion is based on "heat signature of jet."
And when Putin threatens, not only Turkey, but also the US and NATO should be concerned.
A senior Russian official also said that military cooperation with Turkey will be suspended.
Row with Russia escalates, as Putin argues that Russian plane was inside Syrian territory when it was shot down.
At least 10 people were reportedly on the helicopter but were all evacuated before the missile destroyed it.
Furious Russian president refers to Turkey as "accomplices of terrorists," says plane came down 4 kilometers inside Syria's borders.
Fate of second pilot who also ejected from plane is unknown.
A video posted online by the Defense Ministry also shows a serviceman writing "For Our Guys" on a bomb at Russia's Hmeymim airbase.
A Russian defense ministry official in Moscow declined any immediate comment.
The president is due in Iran to attend a summit of gas exporting countries, his aide, Yuri Ushakov, told reporters, in a sign of warming ties between Moscow and Tehran.
Traces of explosives were found on fragments of the plane and on passengers' belongings.
"Soon, very soon, the blood will spill like an ocean," ISIS threatens in revenge for airstrikes on its fighters in Syria.
CEO of Russian state-owned defense firm says deal has been sealed for supply of one of world’s most capable air defense systems.
"The indications and analysis so far of the sound on the black box indicate it was a bomb," says an Egyptian investigation team member
Israel’s defense establishment quietly preparing for an expanded presence of the Iranian-led axis in southern Syria.
In the clip, an ISIS operative alternates between Arabic and Russian in threatening to carry out more attacks against Russian targets.
As a precautionary measure, flights heading to Britain from Sharm al-Sheikh are being delayed.
Activist complains of Russia’s military intervention on behalf of Assad regime and its Shi’ite allies Iran and Hezbollah.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Kremlin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday that there are not yet any grounds to rule out any theory for the crash of the Russian airliner in Egypt, including terrorism.
Muslim supporters are called to band together to confront the threat from the West and Russia in Syria and Iraq
If jihadi group is behind downing of Russian plane it would have "massive implications" for region, says Mideast expert; former Israeli ambassador to Egypt: ISIS responsibility "unlikely."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Russia's transportation minister denies claim by terrorist group in Egypt alleging that its fighters shot down aircraft carrying over 200 people.
With the US reducing its footprint in the Middle East, Russia is stepping up and it isn’t asking anyone what they think – not least Israel, as this week’s aerial strikes on the Syrian Golan show.
Western intelligence sources tell Fox News that Russian cargo planes have twice daily over the past 10 days flown Iranian arms shipments to embattled Syria.
"A Russian partnership with Iran and Hezbollah to save Assad is not necessarily bad for us," Netanyahu confidant says.
By DAN WILLIAMS/REUTERS
Russian leader says positive developments on military front in Syria would provide basis for long-term political solution.
Damascus: Europe trying to misrepresent the Russian intervention in Syria.
The blood feud between Sunnis and Shi’ites in Syria and the region is not going to go away because of Russia’s attacks
Vladimir Putin’s Syrian gambit is fraught with anti-American ambition and imperial risk, but it lacks the Cold War’s context and may in fact benefit Israel.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Syrian army and allied militia carried out ground attacks on insurgent positions in Syria backed by Russian air strikes.
Russia had so far not received such a request from the Iraqi government.
Turkey, which has the second-largest army in NATO, scrambled two F-16 jets on Saturday after a Russian warplane crossed into its airspace, the foreign ministry said.
He said a campaign of Western and Arab air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria had been counterproductive and terrorism had spread both in terms of territory and new recruits.
US-led coalition, created to combat ISIS threat in Syria and Iraq, has been wrong footed by Russian jets pounding rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad.
American backing for plan would come as moderate rebels in Syria, say they have been targeted by Russian air strikes, raising tensions between Washington and Moscow.
US president says Russia is failing to distinguish between ISIS and moderate insurgents in Syria.
US says Moscow has been using its campaign as a pretext to hit other groups opposed to Russia's ally, President Bashar Assad.
Assad’s ambassador to Russia acknowledged that all rebel groups would be fair game in the Russian air campaign.
According to Lebanese sources operation aims to recapture territory lost Assad's government to rebels.
Israel will think twice and more before it decides to initiate air force attacks inside Syria – as it did at least 10 times in the past three years.
Four and a half years since the war began, a dozen air forces are now operating in Syrian skies.
US official tells Fox News that American planes will not comply with demand.
The move does not mean Russian ground forces will engage in conflict, but refers only to the use of the air force.
Moscow's formal entry into Syria — with the construction of new military bases stocked with heavy weaponry and aircraft — has forced the US and neighboring Israel to readjust.
Leading Republican US presidential candidate says US should support those who want to destroy radical insurgent group in Syria and Iraq.
Obama and Putin meet on sidelines of UNGA and agree that their armed forces should hold talks to avoid coming into conflict in Syria.
Hezbollah leader welcomes Moscow's increased support for common ally - the Assad regime in Damascus.
Neither a grand ‘4+1’ (Russia, Iran, Iraq, Syria plus Hezbollah) war against ‘terror’ nor a regime pullout from Damascus to an Alawi enclave in the western coastal area appears to be in the cards
By JONATHAN SPYER
Bloomberg reports that Putin's preferred course of action is for the US government and its allies to agree to coordinate their campaign against ISIS with Russia, Iran and the Syrian army.
Following the dissolution of the USSR, the carrier was transformed from a state-run enterprise into a semi-privatized company.
By MARK FELDMAN
"This serious development seems to be about far more than just the violation of Turkish airspace."
By JPOST EDITORIAL
While official rhetoric claims that Russians want their country restored to greatness, the truth lies elsewhere.
By ANYA ZHURAVEL SEGAL
Europeans must wake up to Putin’s design before it is too late.
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY
There are no rational explanations for Putin’s extraordinary attitude toward Jews, which some have gone as far as to describe as being motivated by philo-Semitism.
By ISI LEIBLER
There is a balancing act to be worked out with Putin and new strategic goals for Israel in Syria, in the absence of US or NATO commitments to prevent Iranian encroachment.
Over 62 countries have joined a coalition since last year to “fight IS,” as we keep hearing. Every month brings more coalition partners.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
On Wednesday, Russia launched its first air strikes against rebel targets near the Syrian city of Homs, apparently after informing the US and Israel.
The open clash between US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin over what to do in Syria has already eclipsed all other issues at the UN.
Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin are neither our enemies nor our closest buddies – they are interested in ensuring a more stable and secure region.
By DAVID NEWMAN