09.26.2016 | 23 Elul, 5776
Mashaal to step down as Hamas leader next year
US judge says Facebook has ‘moral obligation’ to contain terrorist rhetoric
Reservists group calls to cancel Physicians for Human Rights funding
Prisoner dies while exercising, sparking Palestinian hunger strike
Netanyahu: I didn’t compare Azaria’s parents to those of fallen soldiers
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Maccabi TA crushes Hapoel 5-0 in derby
Israeli-Arab mother shot dead in front of her children
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
Togo president: Israel holds key to troubles in Africa
Ambassador from Down Under shows over-the-top enthusiasm
State appeals Parole Board's early release of Rabbi Pinto from jail
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Regev in eye of storm over Ophir Awards walkout
The women coaches leading Israel's male baseball team to victory
Newcomer shatters Israeli marathon record in Berlin
‘Tipat Halav’ clinics are losing their pediatricians
October is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Israeli drip irrigation giant says 'hola' to Costa Rica
Bee rhythms more affected by social interactions than sunlight
Fighting suicide with life
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Work progressing at Israeli horticulture center in Rwanda
Back to Africa
The long-overdue good-bye
'Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices'
Christian writer who 'insulted Islam' murdered in Jordan
Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continues
Yemen to protest Iranian weapon smuggling at UN Security Council
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Rivlin to meet with Jewish and world leaders in Ukraine
California governor signs anti-BDS bill into law
Bernie Sanders’ brother running for UK parliament
Former Chief Rabbi of France, Joseph Sitruk, passes away
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
‘Trump won’t jettison Judea and Samaria,’ advisor says
After prepping Trump for debate, Giuliani says US should abandon two-state solution
Study shows how Jewish vote could play crucial role in key states
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
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Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Media 'warms up the gas chamber' for Republicans, Trump's son says
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
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Muslim Brotherhood attacks Egyptian President after state-owned bank publishes lira-shekel exchange.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Speaking at the Japanese Parliament Monday, Sisi claimed that Egypt remains committed to its peace treaty with Israel.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Quand l’Occident – et surtout l’Amérique – comprendront-ils enfin que la prolongation d’un conflit sanglant au Sinaï ne peut qu’avoir un effet déstabilisateur sur tous les pays de la région ?
By ZVI MAZEL
Alors que Barack Obama multiplie les concessions sur le dossier iranien, Benjamin Netanyahou doit rester ferme face à la présidence américaine
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
La justice égyptienne a blanchi Hosni Moubarak. Pour beaucoup, cet acquittement fait craindre le retour des vieux démons de l’ancien régime. Mais vu d’Israël, l’Egypte a bien tourné la page
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
36 soldats égyptiens tués et 31 autres blessés, tel est le bilan de l’un des attentats les plus sanglants de l’année dans le Sinaï du Nord.
Announcement comes as Egyptian interim gov't prepares to officially inaugurate Sisi as president on Sunday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Egyptian president's war on terror in Sinai is a daily reminder of why Israel shouldn’t leave the West Bank.
By EVELYN GORDON
It is clear that President al-Sisi's approach to fighting Radical Islam is deeper than traditional western approaches to the problem.
By TAWFIK HAMID
It seems that Sisi isn’t too upset over the prospect of Israel continuing its military operation in Gaza.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Egypt’s Sisi knows Hamas for what it is – an extremist Islamist organization, closely tied to the Muslim Brotherhood.
An examination of Egyptian public opinion in the run-up to the election might have yielded hints of the less-than-wholehearted enthusiasm of the electorate, taken as a whole, for al-Sisi.
Egypt itself has come full circle these past three years – from military régime to short-lived democracy and back again.
Among those killed was Abd al Basit, whom the officials described as the group's military 'emir.'
Incident comes on heels of deadly attack that killed 33 soldiers in the peninsula.
Egyptian leader and Putin agree to cooperate against terrorism, discuss free trade zone.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
The struggle to restore internal security in Egypt, in Sinai in particular, is at the top of the Sisi government’s priorities.
By YORAM MEITAL
Abbas hopes the PA will be able to gradually reestablish a presence in the Strip
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
At least seven Arab leaders are planning on attending the 27th Arab League summit this week in Nouakchott, Al-Arabiya reported.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Despite a brief exception this week, President Sisi’s policy of diplomatic introversion is not about to change.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Hamas representative Salah al-Bardawil said that the members of an alleged Fatah terror cell provided Hamas with information and documents that indicate that they had planned to kill Sisi.
Amir Mousawi, a former Iranian politician, wrote a post on his Facebook page thanking Egyptian President al-Sisi for "supporting the axis of resistance in the region."
The central demonstration will take place in the famous Tahrir Square in Cairo, while additional protests are expected to take place in other Egyptian provinces.
Israeli Egypt expert: Since Sisi toppled former President Mohamed Morsi in 2013, the security apparatus and bureaucracy have been running the state and produced a kind of stability
In an interview with El Balad TV on Friday, Zind said in answer to a question on whether he intends to imprison journalists who criticize him: "I would imprison anyone, even if it is the Prophet."
Egyptians are reassessing 1950s-era nationalization policies that squeezed out the Jewish community and other ethnic minorities.
Sisi has launched a tough security crackdown since Morsi's overthrow. Security forces killed hundreds of supporters of his Muslim Brotherhood in the streets and arrested thousands of others.
The big question yet to be answered is will Sisi deliver on his promises to create jobs and improve the standard of living for all Egyptians.
Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi's death sentence could add fuel to an already raging Islamist insurgency.
Sisa Gaber Abu Douh was forced to disguise herself as a man to find work, as women were not hired for manual labor jobs in Egypt in the 1970s.
In interview with Al Arabiya, Egyptian president says gulf nations' support throughout history "will not be forgotten," serves as contributing force to nations security.
Expert: ‘The court’s decision pours oil on the fire of this struggle.’
In many cases, Amnesty said, residents were not given any official warning at all and heard from the media that they had 48 hours to leave their homes.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"War against state has just begun," warns man in video, described as mastermind of the attack.
Former Muslim Brotherhood leader says the organization communicated with extremist groups in Sinai and set up training camps with them when former president Morsi was in power.
Both countries face criticism for giving Israel time to destroy Hamas, an affiliate of the Muslim Brotherhood, a sworn enemy of both countries.
Sisi is likely content that Israel is hurting a group that Egypt blames for involvement in the Muslim insurgency in Egypt.
Defeated candidate in Egypt's presidential election appeals results that gave former army chief al-Sisi victory; leftist politician Sabahi won 3% of votes against over 93% of votes cast for Sisi, according to judicial sources.
Former army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi expected to become Egypt's next president, meaning Egypt will likely revert to rule by men from the military.
In Qatar, Turkey, Britain and elsewhere, hundreds of activists have set about trying to isolate Egypt's army-backed government diplomatically.
Should Sisi be elected as is generally assumed, he will have to decide whether to go along with the cold peace or to take the bold decision to promote cooperation with Israel for the greater benefit of both countries.
The deal would include advanced aircraft, monitoring equipment and other sophisticated weapons that would be used to fight terrorism emanating from Sinai.
Laws stipulate that NSC, parliament must give approval before president may declare war.
Former foreign minister says army chief does not want to break off ties with the United States.
Russian president announces his support for Egyptian military chief's expected run for president, negotiates a $2 billion arms deal with Cairo.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Moussa: It is clear he is running for president.
"Egyptian Jon Stewart" hosts first airing of show since it was pulled 3 months ago; pans public for lionizing army chief Sisi.
Decision by military leader who ousted Morsi is likely to increase tensions, anger Islamists.
Arafat is no longer around and neither is Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, and Liberman too might not be the same old Liberman we know from yesteryear.
By GERSHON BASKIN
With the aim of blocking Israeli aspirations in the region, Egypt led the Arab initiative to disarm Israel of its nuclear capability.
By ELIE PODEH
It’s difficult to overstate the potential importance of the Egyptian president’s New Year speech on Islam – and equally important to avoid overly optimistic expectations as to its practical impact.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Each side is declaring victory and proclaiming the other the vanquished.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD