09.27.2016 | 24 Elul, 5776
Palestinians left wondering as Saudi paper takes Netanyahu’s side
General Zachai in Hebron shooter trial: Azaria’s cool-headedness proves no murderous intent
'Netanyahu’s government will fall if settler homes are destroyed'
Saudi paper calls for Abbas to accept invitation to address Knesset
Footprints in the sand
As High Holidays approach, police urge safety and caution among Israeli drivers
Top Fatah official: UN resolution on Israeli settlements won't change anything
French aliya declines in 2016, think tank recommends job assistance to reverse trend
Netanyahu suing own office to keep from airing dirty laundry
Hours after debate, Netanyahu discusses Trump, Clinton and Israel impact
Analysis: Spotlight on corruption casts a shadow over Liberman again
The Aprons get out of the kitchen
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Bleeding blue-and-white, baseball style
Israel defeats Great Britain, advances to World Baseball Classic
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Israeli researchers uncover unique evolutionary signature in autism genes
Move to end inequality in hospital employment
Technion researchers engineer lighter, faster speedboat
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Covering up Jewishness with duct tape
Peres, strategic thinker
JPost Editorial: The Israeli Diaspora
Letters to the Editor:
Support for writer’s assassin triggers alarm in Jordan
Majority of Palestinians oppose suspension of elections
Egyptian official slams Abbas, calling him 'unintelligent' in leaked recording
Iran's supreme leader tells Ahmadinejad not to run again for president
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
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Jewish officials briefed on terror threats ahead of High Holy Days
Welcoming Ukraine's future Israelis
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
Good times come as Israel omitted from the US debate
Ignoring Israel: Why Clinton and Trump sparred on foreign policy, but didn’t mention Mideast ally
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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The Pope receives Jewish world leaders ahead of Rosh Hashana
After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
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Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
A diplomatic source told The Jerusalem Post that both the United States and the European Union have spoken privately with Israeli officials about the matter.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
At least two resolutions are currently under the pen related to the decades-old conflict: One being spearheaded by France, and the other by the the Palestinian Authority.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The 'Wall Street Journal' reports that the US president is considering a renewed push to revive negotiations before the end of his term.
Rep Franks: Lack of resolve in protecting religious freedoms emboldens those who have no compunction suppressing it.
By LAHAV HARKOV
President Cruz “will not fund the United Nations until they stop supporting BDS and anti-Semitism,” his father says.
Rozic proudly keeps an Israeli flag at her desk in the assembly, but her connection is not just symbolic.
The bipartisan bill had already passed the state’s General Assembly at the end of July and had unanimously passed the state Senate in May.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Rocker suggests that Jews are behind gun control in Facebook post.
Cohen’s letter addressed recent reports that the US Navy has been denying security clearance to Jews who have ties to Israel.
"We are deeply concerned with the impression that the leadership of the American Jewish community is united in opposition to the agreement,” rabbis write in letter to lawmakers.
The American Jewish community leader and Jerusalem Foundation board member shares with Gol Kalev his views on the capital, anti-Semitism and the US-Israel relationship.
By GOL KALEV
“This partnership will allow us to further strengthen our commitment to Israel,” says Beverly Hills Mayor Julian Gold.
By RUTH JUDAH
Netanyahu closed an aid deal with the US this week worth $38 billion over ten years. Some argue that he could have gotten more.
By UDI SEGAL
As part of the deal's terms, Israeli defense industries will largely be left out in the cold.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"This is an America that is prepared to sit on the sidelines while half-a-million people are murdered in Syria and while Europe is flooded with refugees," Channel 10 quotes Deputy Minister as saying.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
IAF's "long-range capabilities" sharpened during flight to US Red Flag drill; American media reports that states without Israel ties also took part.
“The Prime Minister expressed no preference whatsoever in this presidential race,” Netanyahu's spokesman said. “He has scrupulously avoided being dragged into American politics."
By HERB KEINON
Peres's comments came a day after the US handed over to Israel its new F-35 fighter jets in a ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas.
"The Land of Israel is the indigenous homeland of the Jewish people by right and by law," says the language proposed by the Iron Dome Alliance.
After meeting with US counterpart, defense minister insists talks are progressing well, within a "good atmosphere."
According to US law, the Defense Department must ensure that weapons sales to Mideast nations comport with an American guarantee of Israel's qualitative military edge (QME) in the region.
Israel's new defense minister, Avigdor Liberman, is in Washington for talks with his US counterparts.
The Congressional requested $455 million was an historic quadrupling of the administration's stated proposal request.
Negotiations over military aid package ongoing in Washington over level, whether part can be spent in Israel.
The pro-Israel lobby is shirking their mission on a host of battles, according to GOP members.
New Quartet report will attack Israel’s West Bank policies.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
MKs Ohana and Shmuly part of delegation to state facing backlash for law that would not protect state employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Netanyahu: Such a move would delay negotiations.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON,DANIELLE ZIRI
“I wanted to come to Israel first to emphasize how important the US’ commitment to Israel and strong friendship with Israel is to us,” Paul Ryan says at Knesset.
Herzog said Clinton’s speech was warm and friendly. He praised her for saying she would not support an imposed solution of the conflict with the Palestinians.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
'Atlantic' journalist Jeffrey Goldberg describes tense meeting between leaders in which Obama got upset with "condescending" Netanyahu.
Netanyahu asks Right to restrain from push for construction.
The two leaders are expected to talk about Iran, Syria and the frozen Israeli-Palestinian peace process, although no new initiative on that front is expected during the visit.
A 2010 visit by Biden to Israel turned sour after the Jerusalem Municipality chose that moment to announce the construction of 1,600 apartments over the Green Line.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TOVAH LAZAROFF
"Having a partner and ally in the Middle East who will stand strong for our values is critical and important."
The drill, held since 2001 and now conducted every two years, is taking place for the eight time.
Former US diplomat chides Obama for Iran deal and abandoning Syrian rebels.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,NOA AMOUYAL
Power's remarks will focus on how young people can help the UN live up to its core principles, including by fighting bias and injustice.
American leaders spelled out in the bleakest terms what it would mean for future Israeli generations and where a one-state reality dominated by Israel would leave the Palestinians.
By LESLIE SUSSER
In the US' telling, the discussion was not about terror against Israelis, but rather more generic “violence” happening in “Israel, Jerusalem and the West Bank.”
The primary brain behind one of most important law of war documents in decades talks about ‘human shields,’ law vs policy, and US-Israel dilemmas in fighting asymmetric terror adversaries.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Netanyahu assures Obama that Israel has not given up on peace, saying that he still wishes to see "two states for two peoples, a demilitarized Palestinian state that recognizes a Jewish state."
Among the central issues will be the renewal of the ten-year Memorandum of Understanding that expires in 2017, by which Israel received $3.1 billion a year.
The case is a test of existing US anti-boycott laws.
E-mails obtained by Politico show senior aides to Hillary Clinton, as well as White House officials, questioning the wisdom of former president's participation in two events.
"We will fight terror and win, because we have no other choice," defense minister vows.
On a visit to strengthen economic ties, Hickenlooper goes out of his way to express solidarity for Israelis during terror wave.
By NIV ELIS
President meets with Republican congressional delegation a week after having met with Democratic delegation, giving an almost identical speech.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
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.
Dermer "unusually vigorous" in outreach on Hill, says official.
Bill calls for moving the American embassy to Jerusalem and would also challenge the recent Supreme Court decision that prevented Israel from being written on passports of those born in J'lem.
The alternative to a deal, even a poor one such as this, would be further Iranian progress on its nuclear program, and Iran doing “what it wants.”
Myron Brilliant, executive vice president and head of International Affairs of the US Chamber of Commerce, sizes up the Israeli economy and US markets.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Nope. Never have, never will.
By PHILIP GOLD
Former Israeli envoy to UN Prosor says that a conflcit between the Americans and Russians could create "a very uncomfortable reality" for Israel.
INSS’s Emily Landau: Tehran shows no sign of moderation, yet Washington "acts as its lawyer."
Israeli Supreme Court rules that Eli Cohen's extradition for illegally exporting weapons to the Islamic Republic be upheld.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Because Iran nuclear agreement is so problematic, suitable response to future dangers is required, argues Amos Yadlin.
President hosts delegation of Democrats from the US Congress.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"Our pledge to defend Israel is rock solid, and the alliance has never been stronger," visiting Ash Carter says.
Wendy Sherman says Israeli experts “essential” in formulating certain aspects of deal.
More F-35 fighter jets and increased funding for the development of defense systems may be part of increased US defense package.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"In regards to security, I am more extreme than Netanyahu," Herzog remarked.
In One-on-One with Special in Uniform interview, construction minister says that in the IDF, everyone is equal.
In One-on-One with Special in Uniform interview, Yuval Steinitz discusses the difficulties he overcame during his own army service.
In One-on-One with Special in Uniform interview, Uri Ariel says that soldiers shouldn't be put in position to evacuate settlements.
In One-on-One with Special in Uniform interview, Itzik Shmuli discusses his experience as an IDF soldier in Lebanon.
JPost Deputy Managing Editor Tovah Lazaroff offers insight on Biden's trip and what it accomplished.
Knesset Reporter Lahav Harkov tells us which candidates are getting Israel's attention.
The gut-wrenching, heartbreaking transcript from a day when deep addiction brought out the love in someone who genuinely cared.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Where do leading US companies go to seek the technologies they need to stay in the race?
By BOAZ GOLANY
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
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
Israel as a story has always marveled the world. It is a tale of an ancient people that returned to its homeland, established a state and against all odds not only survived but prospered.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Sixty-eight years later, it works out there are still competing gangs trying to obligate the rest of us with their unlawful, anti-democratic and immoral behavior.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
On the record, Obama insults allies without a thought (or perhaps with too much calculation).
By DANIEL TAUBER
The Obama administration is signaling after many serious attempts it, like previous administrations, will leave The Israeli-Palestinian conflict for the next president.
By MICHAEL M. COHEN
Interests can change, but a country’s values remain constant – they are its true assets.
By NACHMAN SHAI
By JPOST EDITORIAL
American and other Diaspora organizations that wish to influence the system should direct their efforts toward the major political parties and key members of Israel’s government.
By ALAN BAKER
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.
"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
"For all their talk about Middle East peace, Obama and his advisors are not at all interested in achieving it."
Such Israeli unanimity exposes the fallacy that support for the agreement could ever serve Israel’s interests.
By ARI HAROW
Former House majority leader Cantor tells 'Post' he will "continue to support the Republican candidate.”
Trump's vice presidential contenders all consider Israel an exceptional American ally in the region worthy of continued support.
Jonny Daniels, the Israeli closest to Donald Trump, reveals how Judaism inspired – and silenced – the likely Republican nominee.
As for Hillary Clinton, Graham said: “I’m not excited about a third term of Barack Obama, and I think in many ways that is what it would represent.”
Carson drops out after GOP front-runner takes home lion’s share of Super Tuesday delegates; Clinton poised to clinch Democratic nomination