02.25.2017 | 29 Shevat, 5777
Former senior PA official: 'Hamas is willing to go back to '67 borders'
Lebanese media claims Israel threw smoke bombs across the border fence
According to foreign reports: Israel's covert missions undergo a change
Hamas denies allegation that UNRWA employee was elected to Hamas leadership
New Zealand surprised Israel by sponsoring anti-settlement UN resolution
One Israeli killed and eight injured in car accident in Cuba
Israeli star Casspi cut from NBA's Pelicans after suffering injury
Compromises from Israel necessary for peace, but not on security, Pence says
Israel: Human Rights Watch is ‘propaganda' group, can’t have workers permit
UN: Israeli culture of impunity boosted by Hebron shooter's lenient sentence
Former PM slams A-G Mandelblit for 'not doing enough' in Netanyahu probe
It's official: Coldplay is coming to Israel
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Indian restaurant Mau Pau in Tel Aviv packs a punch
Gershwin’s plenty of something
Yellow-and-blue has chance for 1st
CSKA sends Maccabi Tel Aviv to another Euroleague defeat
Beersheba knocked out of Europa League
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
‘$3.75 billion investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
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
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Deepening ties Down Under
Column One: Toward a true US-Israel partnership
Letters to the editor: Readers react to sentencing of Elor Azaria
Rushing to conclusions
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills 42
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree
Palestinians throw shoes at Trump poster to mark Hebron street closure
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
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?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
Texas school teacher fired for 'kill some Jews' tweet
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Report: Attackers saw off Jewish man’s finger, beat his brother near Paris
French aliya climbs amid rise in antisemitism
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal, make it 'top of the pack'
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
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
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
We asked, you answered: a weekly roundup from the JPost Twitter
Mastering the art of reinventing yourself
Parashat Mishpatim: Justice and compassion – can they go together?
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
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
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
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
Who decides when Iran has gone nuclear enough to attack?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
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
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
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
J Street's 2017 National Conference
Politically correct Jewish actions strengthen anti-Semitic forces
How Samantha met Adrian
The list includes 78 terrorist acts from September 2014 to December 2016 which the White House deems underreported by the media.
Though once committed to quickly moving America's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Trump administration is now approaching the subject with more caution.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Executive director of Arab American Association of New York was co-chair of mass protest against Trump
By MICHAEL WILNER
Government officials and former diplomats weigh in on summit.
By JEREMY SHARON
Arab media has reported that despite constant promises from Trump that the US Embassy in Israel would be moving to Jerusalem, he has no such plans.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Prominent senator Chuck Schumer rebukes US Secretary of State John Kerry over the speech the latter made earlier today regarding the peace process in the Middle East.
The “Go and see” trips will be offered to synagogue congregations and other Jewish groups as part of their Israel trip itineraries.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
It is important for Israelis and Palestinians to resume negations, which have been frozen for more than two years, Shapiro said.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The cost to the Tel Aviv hospital for each cornea is $1,500 to $2,000 apiece.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
This year, the five projects focus on solar energy, biomass, fuel cells and energy efficiency.
By SHARON UDASIN
The Muuna brand is the first step in developing Tnuva's dairy business in the US market as a growth engine for the group.
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.
NY Jews express their frustration and disagreement with UN Resolution 2334 that calls to halt settlement construction on Palestinian-owned lands.
Left-wing advocacy group says David Friedman is a right-wing settlement booster, lacks credentials.
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
... 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.
A new opposition arises in Israel and the US: The media
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The Trump-Netanyahu era begins with a public display of affection in Washington and the rejection of what many feared would be a shaky start between Israel and the new White House administration
By HERB KEINON
Unlike some national security issues which can take years to come into focus, a number of these questions will be clarified in the coming days.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Speaking with reporters on Tuesday, press secretary Sean Spicer said Trump plans to emphasize his interest in reaching a “comprehensive agreement that would end the Israeli- Palestinian conflict.”
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The right-wing in Israel claims that now, with Trump in the White House, is the time to annex land in the West Bank.
Prime minister urges caution from his ministers ahead of meeting with Trump as the right flank of his coalition pressures him to back away from support for a two-state solution.
Israeli parliament speaker Yuli Edelstein reportedly told his US counterpart that he would be very pleased to see Trump forge ahead with the move.
By JOY BERNARD
"This is an instance where the situation in Washington makes it easier for Netanyahu to make moves that he feels can serve him politically."
The former New York mayor said that he is likely to pass Israeli PM a friendly message from US President Donald Trump.
PM calls for "cool heads and patience" to strengthen security, settlements
"We are at the very beginning stages of even discussing this subject," White House spokesman Sean Spicer said in a statement.
Tells ‘Post’ he’ll participate in multi-faith prayer wishing luck to president-elect.
By UDI SHAHAM
The students, who attend New York's Yeshiva University, came to Israel to help rebuild the West Bank settlement of Halamish after it was burned down in November.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Regional cooperation minister predicts that President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration will lead to the improvement of strained Israel-US relations.
In an interview with Channel 2's Uvda that aired in its entriety on Tuesday, Obama disputed that Washington took the lead in getting the anti-settlement resolution passed by the UN Security Council
Some look forward to working with David Friedman while others are quite upset.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The flag that today is synonymous with the Jewish state has a uniquely American history.
Government backs down on Internet broadcasting after US expresses concern about intellectual property.
The defense establishment believes that their simple arrival will boost the country’s deterrence in face of its numerous adversaries.
By YAAKOV KATZ
“This landmark report shows that the relationship between American and Israeli universities is stronger than ever.”
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"Israel has no doubt that President-elect Trump is a true friend of Israel."
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke about Obama and Trump via video at the Jewish Federations of North America's annual General Assembly on Tuesday.
As part of the deal's terms, Israeli defense industries will largely be left out in the cold.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Speakers included embassy representatives as well as representatives from the Jewish National Fund and family members of Israeli victims of the attacks.
Much is being made of what US President Barack Obama will do regarding the Mideast as he goes out the door; Either way, the final impact is likely to be far less than the hype or the fears.
Perhaps in his new role Michael Oren could improve relations with the US during the last five months of the Obama administration.
By GIL HOFFMAN
“The Prime Minister expressed no preference whatsoever in this presidential race,” Netanyahu's spokesman said. “He has scrupulously avoided being dragged into American politics."
The new agreement will qualitatively take the speed of sharing to an entirely different level, said the deputy secretary.
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.
Former US diplomat chides Obama for Iran deal and abandoning Syrian rebels.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,NOA AMOUYAL
America’s heartland serves as backstop to BDS.
By GOL KALEV
Consider. For more than 50 years, Israel has managed to avoid a significant scandal that would damage relations with America. Not that there haven’t been opportunities aplenty.
By PHILIP GOLD
Places to start, Part I.
Getting beyond the mess, Part I.
An excerpt from
and Amir Bohbot’s
Became a High-
By YAAKOV KATZ,AMIR BOHBOT
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.
In this week's episode, we compare Israeli and American gun laws and discuss the capture of the Tel Aviv shooter.
"Like President Trump, we believe that Israel is a key strategic ally, with shared moral, ethical and democratic values. With that in mind, we hope both leaders will focus on radical Islam..."
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
"Next week can be the beginning of a new era in Israel’s relations with the US. But to make the most of this unprecedented opportunity, Israel needs to recognize its role as America’s ally."
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
"The problem is that Benjamin Netanyahu seems not to understand the style of leader he is up against in the White House."
By EZRA ZUCKERMAN SIVAN
The talk in Washington this week about how the Bibi-Donald bromance, taking center stage Feb. 15 at a White House summit, is going to be easy like a Sunday morning (even though it's on a Wednesday).
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Public talk does not increase the chance of the embassy moving. It does the opposite.
"The advent of the Trump era presents new opportunities for Netanyahu. We wait to see what Netanyahu will decide to do."
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Trump will take office on Friday. Since he was elected, he has given every reason to believe that Abbas and his deputies and their European and American enablers will have to either put up or shut up
"Well done, gentlemen. We get the point. You really, really don’t like settlements, you have problems with Israel and you hate Prime Minister Netanyahu’s guts."
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
"First he lied about the role the United States played in advancing UN Resolution 2334, which was adopted by the international body’s Security Council a week ago Friday."
By RUTHIE BLUM
If Friedman were interested in my advice, I would recommend he use the ambassador’s pulpit to clearly articulate why the new administration has chosen a different path forward.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
The Carter-Obama school of foreign policy weaklings cower before anti-American dictators but kick Israel.
By GIL TROY
If Netanyahu were less concerned with his own political survival and more with getting things done, his governability problems would be reduced.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
The gut-wrenching, heartbreaking transcript from a day when deep addiction brought out the love in someone who genuinely cared.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Israel could use a Donald Trump – just without the Donald Trump.
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.
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
Welcome to the 2016 presidential election, when the conventional pro-Israel wisdom has been turned upside down.
Trump made the remarks during an interview with the Fox News Channel that aired Thursday.