07.27.2016 | 21 Tammuz, 5776
‘Hamas tries to vanish, but we can see them’
Turkey deal was struck five years ago, security chief reveals
IDF razes 15 illegal Arab homes in east Jerusalem and West Bank
Eisenkot warns against populism: ‘IDF follows orders, not the ethos of a gang’
PMO: Accusations that Netanyahu mishandled the Gaza tunnel threat are false
Jerusalem Foundation unveils ‘Social Innovation Challenge’ to mark jubilee
Netanyahu’s visit to Africa yields growing momentum
Public diplomacy in droves?
Bennett invokes 2014 Gaza war in warning over 'past mistakes'
Herzog rivals ask for secret ballot vote
Liberman hopes to make West Bank checkpoints more 'secure and humane'
Housing cabinet aims for 200,000 units for haredi housing
CONCERT REVIEW: Joss Stone, Barby Club, Tel Aviv, July 25
DANCE REVIEW: Swan Lake on Ice, Jerusalem Theater, July 20
Matan David goes Gaga over dance
Top 5 things you can’t miss on your next spontaneous trip to Israel
47 arrested in mass crackdown on Israeli soccer fan club 'La Familia'
Top Jewish American soccer players targeted by Israeli clubs
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Health ministry to take lead in combating child hot car deaths
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Grapevine: Not in the basket
Letters to the Editor: Fall guy
Fighting for justice
Analysis: Islamic State's first act of war on European Christianity
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
The illegal car trade of the West Bank
Egypt denies report that assassination plot kept Sisi away from Arab League summit
Bavarian bomber pledged allegiance to Islamic State
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Analysis: ‘Mikve law’ throws cold water on Israel-Diaspora relations
'Dramatic increase in anti-Semitic violence in US'
Democratic congressman: The Palestinians ‘will be free’
Berlin moves on despite terror threat
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Clinton makes history, secures US Democrats' White House nomination
Clinton aide to 'Post': Trump 'clueless' on Israel, foreign policy
Between Never-Trump and Never-Hillary, some Jews chose Libertarianism
Analysis: Wasserman Schultz, Jewish world darling, fights on in Florida
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
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
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
It is important for Israelis and Palestinians to resume negations, which have been frozen for more than two years, Shapiro said.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
US administration rejects possibility of any linkage between continued settlement building and future defense funding for Israel.
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 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.
By MICHAEL WILNER
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.
... on the People and State of Israel
By DAVID GEFFEN
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 new agreement will qualitatively take the speed of sharing to an entirely different level, said the deputy secretary.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Israel's new defense minister, Avigdor Liberman, is in Washington for talks with his US counterparts.
83 senators send president letter asking to approve new defense package; Oren mocks Obama for saying world more peaceful; Shai: PM playing ‘dangerous game.’
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
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.
Finding ways to deal with American Jewish polarization over Israel.
By JAN-JABEN EILON
America’s heartland serves as backstop to BDS.
By GOL KALEV
By PHILIP GOLD
Places to start, Part I.
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.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The point missed in Washington is that the main game in the region is no longer Israel versus the Palestinians or the Arabs. It’s Israel and most of the Arabs versus the Iranians and jihadis.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
In the greater scheme of things, whichever candidate wins the upcoming US election, the US misunderstanding will remain unchanged, because they need to be fair.
By MICAH HALPERN
I am confident the Samantha Power I know will stand with Israel. Her legacy and the security of the Jewish state depends on it.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
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.
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.