02.28.2017 | 2 Adar, 5777
Facebook closes official Palestinian Fatah account
'Gaza war in 2014 caused by Egyptian regime change, Palestinian arrests'
Peace proposals offered by activists on Right and Left
Knesset caucus formed to free Israeli held captive in Gaza
Israeli ministers spar over Hamas tunnel threat
Special report: Netanyahu and the defense establishment's failures in the 2014 Gaza war
Analysis: Israeli intel agencies suffer from a failure to cooperate
Analysis: The Gaza conflict report and the paradox of Israel's wars
Settler activists protest as evacuation of Ofra homes begins ahead of demolition
State comptroller report on 2014 Gaza war due today
Security cabinet ministers: Gaza war was avoidable
The sounds of Jewish music
A snapshot of Asia's best
'Moonlight' wins best picture, after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced
Imri Ziv’s "I Feel Alive" named Israeli entry for Eurovision 2017
Jerusalem needs to be at its best for Gran Canaria test
Yellow-and-blue ekes out dramatic win over Maccabi Haifa
Beersheba regains lead over Mac Tel Aviv
Shivek sacked by Rishon Lezion despite championship heroics
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Investors bet on windfall gains for Israeli tech, defense under Trump
Do people look like their names? Hebrew University research says yes
Taub Center says Israel is ‘unprepared’ to deal with elderly
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Child gets brain cyst from his dog
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Our World: Perez, Ellison and the meaning of antisemitism
The future of Palestinian diplomacy in the Trump era
February 28, 2017: Glick on Menendez
George W. Bush says ISIS 'thugs' can be 'degraded and defeated'
Egypt deports top Palestinian official on arrival at Cairo airport
Australian arrested on charges of helping ISIS develop missile tech
Rouhani likely to win reelection
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
ADL receives second bomb threat at San Francisco office
US Jewish groups call on gov. entities to 'speak out' against antisemitism
MP Gerald Kaufman, critic of Israel, dies at 86
Jewish Pennsylvania lawmaker hopes cemetery vandalism will unite community
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Germany seeks Israeli technology
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Report: Trump mulling axing antisemitism envoy as part of budget plan
Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump
Analysis: No comfort in Perez
Trump is not an antisemite, says Hoenlein
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
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
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
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
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The art of leaving Jerusalem
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City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
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
Moab is my Washpot,by Stephen Fry
The list includes 78 terrorist acts from September 2014 to December 2016 which the White House deems underreported by the media.
The military court sentenced Azaria to 18 months in prison and demoted him from sergeant to private.
By ADAM RASGON
Hamas funds were said to be used to carry out attacks against Israel.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The east Jerusalem resident who ran over two Israelis at a bus stop along Route 1 on last year's Holocaust Memorial Day was sentenced to life in jail plus 20 years.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Dozens of Arab Israeli social media users took to Facebook to speak out against the ramming attack.
By EINAT OLIVIER
The court said that Shahin went “on a killing spree,” during which he tried time after time to murder citizens and soldiers solely because they were Jews.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Abbas wrote to the parents of the attacker last year that “we see in her a martyr who watered the pure earth of Palestine with her blood.”
By HERB KEINON
The statement said that the council finds any acts of terrorism “criminal and unjustifiable, regardless of their motivation.”
"You cannot expect a young cadet to operate like an infantry soldier at the scene of a terror attack if he was never trained to do so."
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
All victims below the age of 22, three women, one man.
"The truck operation in Jerusalem affirms that all attempts to encircle the intifada will fail."
Did Azaria verdict play a role? IDF Spokesman denies hesitancy, link to case.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,JPOST.COM STAFF
Rasmea Yousef Odeh can claim she was tortured into confessing, Detroit federal court says.
As the southern front goes through another series of changes, IDF forces train to fend off complex Hamas infiltrations into Israeli territory.
Security officer shoots and kills would-be attacker.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
15-year-old suspects created page honoring terrorist who killed 3 bus passengers in capital last year.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Younis Ayash Musa Zayn is charged with arming and training cousins who killed 4 in June attack.
Monday's incident was the fourth terrorist attack to occur in the West Bank in three days.
The investigation into the shooting was opened after security camera footage of the incident emerged.
By ARIEL WHITMAN
Four men indicted for planning attacks under the instruction of a senior Islamic Jihad official in Gaza.
No Israelis were wounded in the attack.
Police believe that the minor's comments following the terror attack constitute incitement and she poses a threat to the public.
By ALLON HACHMON
Security forces were searching the area for the vehicle and the suspects.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The Shin Bet stated that the terror plot bears witness to Hamas's unceasing efforts to initiate terror attacks in Israel and the West Bank.
“The people of Jerusalem are strong and well-versed in dealing with attacks like this. They know how to return to normal.”
Hamas leader Abdul Rahman Shahid called for violent resistance in the wake of the death.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The son of murder victim Richard Lakin, who was shot in the head and repeatedly stabbed by a terrorist on a bus in Jerusalem last October, is doing something about it, in his father’s name.
The UN Statement by the United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov said he was “disturbed” by the sudden spike in violence.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud Minister Gilad Erdan blamed the sudden spike on Palestinian incitement on social media during the holiday period, when an increased number of Jews visit the Old City and the Temple Mount.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ADAM RASGON,DANIEL K. EISENBUD,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Abu Gaanam was convicted in June of multiple murder and attempted murder charges for brutally murdering three Jewish men and wounding 10 others on an Egged bus in the capital.
Since 1994, Othniel has lost 12 people in terror or terror related incidents, 7 of them on that road.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
No soldiers were hurt in the attempted attack.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
The special security checks conducted by Israeli soldiers were part of a closure put on villages and access roads along the 60 Friday after Rabbi Michael Mark from Otniel was murdered.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
With the murder of four Israelis at Tel Aviv's Sarona Market, the true test of the new defense minister begins.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Police apprehended the terrorist, a resident of the Palestinian territories, after a short chase.
His lawyer, Lea Tsemel, vowed an appeal, saying that the minor, himself, had not actually stabbed anyone and just wanted to scare the Jews.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,JPOST.COM STAFF
The teen watched Palestinian television broadcasts that incited against Israel and said Israel was “killing young Palestinians” before he allegedly committed the crime, Shin Bet says.
The men were arrested as part of a raid that also netted the alleged 15-year-old perpetrators of a March stabbing attack against soldiers in Har Bracha.
The security establishment believes that the terror wave is ebbing despite Monday's blast, but such an attack could still potentially reignite the street.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Two minors caught with knives in Old City of Jerusalem and man shot running toward IDF forces at Al-Aroub refugee camp.
Source says coming Passover holiday could see 'unstable respite' shattered due to Hamas attack or renewed Jerusalem tensions.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The cell was formed to avenge the death of a man from their village who was killed while perpetrating a terror attack in Beit Horon, Shin Bet says.
Suspects sought to blow up security forces' vehicle, according to indictment.
Former National Security Council head Uzi Dayan advocates for expelling the families of terrorists, arguing that when fighting terror, "the end justifies the means."
By EYAL LEVY
Yosef was referring to recent comments by head of the IDF Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot who said in February explicitly that the IDF should not operate according to this precept.
By JEREMY SHARON
Likud dismisses criticism from Gideon Sa'ar, saying he is a "talkbacker" spouting nonsense from the living room of his Tel Aviv home.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
The IDF and Shin Bet's recommendations for a diplomatic initiative or gesture of good will have fallen on deaf ears.
"This can not be viewed by civilized leaders as an appropriate way to behave. It is just not tolerable in the 21st century," Biden says in joint press conference with Netanyahu.
Sami Haviv, 30, was charged in an indictment filed by the Southern District Attorney's Office with several counts relating to terror activities.
Security forces shot and killed the two 17-year-old assailants.
The brothers carried out a number of attacks including the shooting of worshippers at the Tomb of the Patriarchs on November 6th that left two people lightly to moderately wounded.
By BEN HARTMAN
IDF to demolish homes of two teenage terrorists from Sha’ar Binyamin Rami Levy attack
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The police commander in charge of the post said that "the alertness and operational skills of the officers prevented an attack on security forces and innocent bystanders."
In a separate incident, a Palestinian girl with a knife is stopped approaching West Bank settlement of Carmei Tsur.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Tel Sheva man who served as a substitute teacher indicted for allegedly conspiring with Jordanian sheikh.
Erdan: Bodies of terrorists won’t be released until families commit to holding small funerals in middle of night that don’t turn into demonstrations of support for terrorism.
Arrest near Lion’s Gate, where terrorist stabbed 2 Israelis to death in October.
In a video released of the stabbing in Givat Ze'ev from Wednesday night, civilians can be seen chasing the suspected Palestinian terrorist.
Speaking to the UN Security Council in a session on the current situation in the Middle East, Ban condemns terror wave, but says it is 'human nature to react to occupation'
A security officer shot and killed the two assailants outside of a store; two explosive devices found near scene of attack.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Les médias sociaux au service des auteurs d’attentats
By GILAD ERDAN
« Lorsque nous sommes déterminés à protéger notre peuple, aucun terroriste ne peut nous vaincre. Aucun lieu n’est inaccessible. Aucune opération n’est trop compliquée. »
By SHAUL MOFAZ
The officials said Hamzeh had been under investigation since September and had first considered an attack on Israelis in the West Bank but decided instead to plan an attack in the United States.
IDF believes Hezbollah can strike anywhere in country; electronic systems might also be targeted.
"Anyone who plots, plans, or considers carrying out an attack will know that his family will pay a heavy price for his actions," says Interior Minister.
In recent times, the Brandenburg Gate has been lit in national colors to express solidarity with different countries, such as after the Paris attacks.
What gives? Why are responses much more empathetic this time than in the past?
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 Defense Ministry's view on returning bodies has changed with Liberman switching Ya'alon.
CNN featured a graphic of the worst terror attacks that occurred throughout Ramadan.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Father slams PM, prosecutor; Court threatens to kick family out
Envoy to UNHRC Eviatar Manor charges that the body “needs a moral compass” and that it “does not and will not contribute to peace in our region.”
The Bayit Yehudi MK initiated the legislation after the terrorist attack in Tel Aviv, when relatives of people injured in the attack found out from videos and photos posted on social media.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Police say suspected assailant was a 17-year-old Palestinian male.
Ayelet Shaked: Israel is the tip of the spear in war on terror.
"Instead, we must work to create global comprehensive forces to fight radical Islam," mayor says at AIPAC convention.
Likud MK Ohana says giving more trained Israelis guns would be a “force multiplier” for IDF and police, while MK Zandberg worries that once more guns are out there “we don’t know where they’ll go."
“This was not a nationalist act, this was a case of a man who was mentally disturbed and did not receive treatment."
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
The reluctance of the government to take all possible measures to prevent terrorism may pave the way for radical elements in the opposition to take power.
By BOAZ GANOR
Like a set of dominoes, one attack sets off the idea for the next, and often, the chain linking them can be found online.
By GIL TROY
Even as we fight a just war against our enemies, we should not lose sensitivity to the human tragedy of this wickedness.
By SHLOMO BRODY
When a terrorist is killed while carrying out an attack, most people call it a success. Palestinians call it a field execution.
By DANIEL TAUBER
Trump: “They’re trying to be so politically correct in our country and this is only going to get worse. This isn’t going to get better.”