05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
Security forces arrest Hamas cell for April bus bombing in Jerusalem
President Rivlin congratulates Jordan on Independence Day in Arabic
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
Fighting for Israel on another front Reservists on Duty group counters BDS
Bill tries to improve food at afternoon childcare programs
Slovakia, Lithuania open pro- Israel parliamentary caucuses
Republicans join Democrats in anger at AIPAC
Standing the test of time
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Comedy for Koby to give Israelis comic therapy
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Iran; Pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca blaming Saudi 'Sabotage'
WATCH: German MP gets pied in the face due to stance on Syrian refugees
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
Forbidden felines: Saudi cleric declares selfies with cats 'un-Islamic'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
As layoffs loom, Intel doubles down on Israeli fintech
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
It ain't done till it's done
US administration rejects possibility of any linkage between continued settlement building and future defense funding for Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Iran financing West Bank terrorism, defense minister tells visiting US Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff; Dermer: Talks on new defense package with US to resume.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
“Such demolitions and evictions are harmful and provocative and indicative of a damaging trend," said US State Department Spokesperson.
US senators warned the PA they would seek ways to protect Israeli citizens from "politically abusive" ICC actions.
By MICHAEL WILNER
An Israeli police spokeswoman said the delegation arrived at Adei Ad in US diplomatic cars without first having coordinated the visit with Israeli authorities.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
US state department is considering reducing loan guarantees to Israel as a sign of the growing political discord between the two allies.
By NIV ELIS
The plan calls for processing Leviathan’s gas offshore before bringing it in for domestic use.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
This is not the first time Israel and California have paired up to beat the drought.
The donation is the largest-ever grant to MDA.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The Israel-America Chamber of Commerce's selection of nine companies that have made a genuine bilateral impact on US-Israeli business ties.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Education is the key to economic growth and the only way we will be able to secure the future of generations to come.
By YAIR SEROUSSI CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS BANK HAPOALIM
Agreement to improve know-how on movement in space, will raise security level of vital satellites that function daily in communications, weather, navigation and predictions.
Since its founding in 2006, CUFI has held more than 2,100 pro-Israel events, sent hundreds of thousands of advocacy emails to government officials, and trained thousands of college students.
Presidents says Jews and blacks have a shared history of struggle, and warns against Holocaust denial.
Adam Milstein tells the ‘Post’ why the IAC should be spearheading the battle against BDS.
By STEVE LINDE
Clapper's opinion comes in the midst of court deliberations in the New York State court over Pollard's harsh parole conditions.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Leading figures in Washington's pro-Israel community are calling on the Obama administration to turn down the temperature.
We have Israel advocates, we have pro-Israel critics, and we have BDS advocates, says sociologist.
By SAM SOKOL
There is only one Republican Jewish congressman, Lee Zeldin from New York.
By HERB KEINON
Democratic Rep. also heard slamming MSNBC, CNN anti-Israel bias in leaked recording.
Fuming Democratic leaders in Congress have said they were not consulted, raising questions over whether Boehner had accurately characterized the nature of his invitation.
Asher Joseph Cherkassky being called ‘hero and a symbol of the resistance’.
Le Jerusalem Post révèle les coulisses du refus d’une mise en liberté conditionnelle que l’agent israélien Jonathan Pollard attend depuis si longtemps…
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
The US objection to the database, he said, is not a reflection of its policy on West Bank settlements.
"Think of your own church or synagogue or temple, and mosques like this will be very familiar," Obama urged people watching.
The White House made clear for a second straight day that it had little faith in Netanyahu's effort to backtrack since winning Tuesday's election and insist he was in favor of a two-state solution, long a cornerstone of US Middle East policy.
93 senators voted in favor of Carter and five voted against. Carter will serve as the US President Barack Obama's fourth defense secretary.
The PA's interim-appeal to the US Supreme Court was denied.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
83 senators send president letter asking to approve new defense package; Oren mocks Obama for saying world more peaceful; Shai: PM playing ‘dangerous game.’
Biden last visited Israel and the Palestinian territories in 2010.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Former US diplomat chides Obama for Iran deal and abandoning Syrian rebels.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,NOA AMOUYAL
“There is a generation in both countries today that does not remember that shared past,” Clinton says.
By JTA,MICHAEL WILNER
"Part of Israel's strength is its incredibly dynamic democracy," says Lieberman.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Unlike some past conversations, “there were no arguments or confrontation,” says Netanyahu.
Obama to host Netanyahu on Monday; New defense deal not expected from meeting.
Ran Baratz apologizes to Netanyahu for not telling him about the Facebook posts prior to his appointment; PM distances himself from comments by new adviser who suggested Obama anti-Semitic.
The Israeli-American community is the largest group of people affected by the recent terrorism, after the Israeli community itself.
By SHANI SHAHMOON
Barack Obama pledges his commitment to Israel while US ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro calls on PM to talk with US about the day after the Iran deal.
After 'Wall Street Journal' report, various Israeli politicians express desire to see Pollard freed from jail before 30-year sentence is up.
Justice Department says Pollard must serve full 30-year sentence.
‘People should realize they want to be part of their communities.’
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Source denies linkage between $1.87 billion weapons sale, including bunker busters, and emerging agreement on Tehran's nuclear program.
Request paves path for future US-Israel Center for dialogue and technology transfer in the energy sector.
By SHARON UDASIN
“Governor Bush’s support for Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is unwavering,” Republican's office says in response to comments made by James Baker.
The last time a “reassessment” took place was also in March, and the year was 1975.
Speaker of the House says he received no information from Israel on nuclear talks as was suggested in 'Wall Street Journal' report.
By MICHAEL WILNER,JPOST.COM STAFF
For several hours, country after country protested Israeli violations of human rights in the Palestinian territories, including Algeria which went so far as to accuse Israel of genocide.
The step is unprecedented at the 47-member state forum where Washington unfailingly defends Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Oren says Kulanu will emphasize democratic values, fight to uphold them.
Skystar 180 system is only long-distance aerial surveillance system to operate from as high as 600 meters.
The grant, whose application was facilitated by the New York-based American Friends of Hebrew University, will enable the establishment of a Unit of Correlative Microscopy at Rehovot campus.
Senior US administration official says prime minister did not offer alternative plan of action in speech.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Reflecting, perhaps, the tension between Netanyahu and Obama, the number of Democrats with a favorable view of Israel dropped from 74% last year to 60% today.
Furthermore, 67% of those polled said they believed that if the Iranians obtain a nuclear weapon, they would use it against Israel or the US.
Manufacturing the first wing is a milestone in a challenging industrial process, aimed at upgrading and adjusting the original T-38 platform, first developed in the 1950s.
"I gave them a heads up that morning," US Speaker of the House says of controversial invitation to Israeli PM to address Congress.
”We come as friends and supporters of Israel –Republicans and Democrats in a common bond of support for Israel and the whole region."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Despite the citation of Israeli precedent, CIA torture techniques allegedly went far beyond the "moderate physical pressure" standard permitted by the Israeli courts.
Finding ways to deal with American Jewish polarization over Israel.
By JAN-JABEN EILON
An Israeli company enables Africans to utilize Internet connections including email and chat on their old-fashioned cell phones.
By BERNARD DICHEK
America’s heartland serves as backstop to BDS.
By GOL KALEV
Places to start, Part I.
By PHILIP GOLD
Getting beyond the mess, Part I.
Many treated this holiday as a moment to take stock of a fight that traumatized the community, that shook its confidence in itself and that drew in a president.
US president defends Iran deal and rejects claims he's anti-Semitic in interview with Forward.
"There are more than 5000 Rabbis in the United States. In other words, 94% of American Rabbis did not sign the statement supporting the Iran deal."
There are fears that the case could harm relations between the two countries if the US were to provide information while Israel refused.
In this week's episode, we compare Israeli and American gun laws and discuss the capture of the Tel Aviv shooter.
Australian Ambassador Dave Sharma will be one of the speakers this Thursday at the reunion of Australian Habonim at the Council for a Beautiful Israel.
During these hyper-partisan times, one of the few things the vast majority of Americans can still agree upon is their affection and support for Israel.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN
We should be deeply concerned about what the future will bring.
By BRENDA KATTEN
It is no secret that the president feels the prime minister has blocked every attempt he has made to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Interests can change, but a country’s values remain constant – they are its true assets.
By NACHMAN SHAI
Ddemonstrating loyalty during this bloodletting will improve your credibility in debating how to avoid the next one.
By Gil Stern Stern TROY
There can be no equivocation or false associations of Israeli policy with unjustified killings. Failure to do so can only be interpreted as an American double standard.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Even if someday Democratic support for Israel really does dry up, Republicans still mustn’t trumpet that change, because Israel needs support from both parties.
By DAVID BENKOF
Netanyahu’s Washington visit already has begun under a cloud due to last week’s appointment of Ran Baratz as his public diplomacy chief.
By JEFF BARAK
"Although I oppose the settlement movement, it must be clear to even those who don’t that the close relationship with the US is incalculably more valuable than an apartment complex in Itamar."
By ABE SILBERSTEIN
An American president using the time-honored rhetorical weapons of anti-Semites to improve poll numbers has been sickening to many, but perhaps most of all to American Jews who voted to elect him.
By MICHAEL BERENBAUM
Whether the deal is rejected or not by the US Congress, in the process, conservatives in Israel and in the US will have enhanced their ability to flex their lobbying muscles going forward.
By DANIEL WAGNER
A two-state solution remains the only way to secure Israel’s future as a Jewish and democratic state.
By DAVID A. HALPERIN
We equivocate, we agonize and we deny- but it is only by liberating ourselves from this mindset that we can face things as they are, and demand that others do the same.
By BENJAMIN KERSTEIN
While “Zionism” might be a difficult term to define today, meaning so many different things to so many different people, the ANZV defines the term as “Jewish liberation.”
By LEAH KARCHMER
Welcome to the 2016 presidential election, when the conventional pro-Israel wisdom has been turned upside down.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Trump made the remarks during an interview with the Fox News Channel that aired Thursday.