03.28.2017 | 1 Nisan, 5777
Officers shout 'don’t shoot!' in new video of deadly Beduin village incident
Report: Hamas develops new 'high-powered' rocket akin to Hezbollah projectiles
IDF arrests top Hamas official in the West Bank
Only 12% of Israelis believe full West Bank withdrawal would end conflict
Fully-automated drone has Israeli firm reaching for the sky
WATCH: Kushner to head 'Bureau of Obvious Nepotism,' Colbert jokes in mocking monologue
Israel Air Force partakes in drill with Arab forces, among others
Netanyahu, Kahlon work on merger to end coalition crisis
West Bank and Trump: Two birds, one AIPAC protest
MK submits bill to restrict Supreme Court
Netanyahu: Trump has already turned words of support for Israel into actions
President Rivlin rejects former PM Olmert's request for clemency
Festival Review: Spring Festival
Israel Opera celebrates 33 years with new season
Pet Shop Boys to return to Israel for TLV Pride
Steps on the Silk Road
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Netanyahu goes to China: Three questions
On My Mind: Don’t forget Syria
Why Indonesia is a good partner for Israel
Combating BDS conference focuses on early education
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
Who killed up to 100 civilians in Iraq and the tragedy's lessons for Israel
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Bipartisan US bill would boost penalties for antisemitic bomb threats
Left rushed to judgment over JCC threats, says White House
Herzog calls for using Arab Peace initiative
'Ties between US Jews and Israel could reach breaking point in 2017'
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
AIPAC renews focus on two-state solution, tries to shore up Democratic support
Trump's UN envoy Haley serves red meat to AIPAC
Report: Senate panel to question Jared Kushner over meetings with Russians
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
How Sarah Silverman's new show plans to take on politics
VIDEO: Toning her comedy act down for the rabbi
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
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
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
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City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
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
The list includes 78 terrorist acts from September 2014 to December 2016 which the White House deems underreported by the media.
Any cut in the number of aircraft the US Navy purchases might mean an increase in the cost for Israel.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Former US presidential candidate accuses DNC chair contender of shifting his stance on the Jewish state.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
US vice president speaks at World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
The US secretary of state is speaking at the Davos economic forum.
Trump gave the donation years ago in honor of David Friedman, his choice of ambassador to Israel, former MK says.
By LAHAV HARKOV
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
"People need to consider if it’s worth one Israeli, Palestinian or American life to move the embassy to Jerusalem.”
The speech will also address what the State Dept. calls "misleading" accusations by Israeli officials that the Obama administration drafted and forced the UN resolution to a vote.
Jason Greenblatt describes a US policy with regard to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that is 180 degrees different from that of past administrations, either Democrat or Republican.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
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.
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
Alejandro Mayorkas talks about Russia’s election interference, ‘his’ Cuba deal and vetting Syrian immigrants to the US.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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
Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog, PM Benjamin Netanyahu to address second day of summit.
Lobby focused on reforging bipartisan congressional support.
Despite the number of governmental agencies charged with combating antisemitism, no one seems to know who is in charge.
By HERB KEINON
President Rivlin tells American Jewish leaders that he appreciates both the Left and the Right and does not want Israel to become a bipartisan issue.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Contrary to what the Israeli Right and Left's spin doctors are saying, nothing much actually happened in Washington during the joint press conference.
By GIL HOFFMAN
David Friedman chairs an American nonprofit organization which is funding a newly-approved apartment building in the West Bank.
The FBI has recently reopened Joe Alon’s files as its head investigator hopes to bring
this mysterious case to a close.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The CEO of the New Israel Fund said that they "will not accept an Israel that is for ultra-nationalists only," in response to the VP's hour-long interrogation.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Thursday’s announcement shows that Netanyahu has lost whatever period of honeymoon grace he might have had with the Trump administration.
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
In Tel Aviv and Jerusalem activists show solidarity.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The conversation lasted less than 30-minutes.
By HERB KEINON,MICHAEL WILNER
Liberman pushed for the establishment of an Anti-Terrorism Coalition that would include Israel and moderate Arab States in their fight against radical Islamic terror.
“I plan to speak soon with President Trump about how to counter the threat of the Iranian regime, which calls for Israel's destruction.”
Tells ‘Post’ he’ll participate in multi-faith prayer wishing luck to president-elect.
By UDI SHAHAM
Donald Trump is looking more and more like a godsend to the Jewish right and a disaster
for those on the left. But this may be a case of "be careful what you wish for, lest it come true."
By ELLIOT JAGER
Israel Policy Forum's Dr. Nimrod Novik said Netanyahu made “a series of very unimpressive, almost hysterical, certainly pathetic threats to various countries."
Some look forward to working with David Friedman while others are quite upset.
David Friedman is the anti-Martin Indyk.
The flag that today is synonymous with the Jewish state has a uniquely American history.
Before getting too giddy, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his ministers should pause to see how Donald Trump tackles the problems of the Middle East.
Donald Trump’s US election victory could be a blessing for the prime minister – or a curse in disguise.
“It doesn’t mean we will agree about everything all the time, I don’t think that will be the case, but I’m sure we will know how to work together."
“I look forward to working with him to advance security, stability and peace in our region,” Netanyahu said.
"Israel for America is a point of American patriotism."
US president eulogizes his "dear friend" Shimon Peres at Mount Herzl, praises his optimism.
In real terms, the new American military aid package to Israel shows little improvement and erodes the ability of local defense industries.
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.
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."
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
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and Amir Bohbot’s
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By YAAKOV KATZ,AMIR BOHBOT
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.
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.
By THE ENDOWMENT FOR MIDDLE EAST TRUTH
When before has America had an envoy who, en route to one of the world’s most troubled regions, tweeted a picture of his tallit and tefillin for the morning prayers in Frankfurt?
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
"I am compelled to respond with disgust to recent attempts in the press and on social media to libel this American patriot."
By TRENT FRANKS
Trump’s approach of pragmatic deal-making is cause for cautious optimism.
By AMIR PERETZ
Israel cannot afford to be overly identified with the Trump administration, which is shaping up to be one of the most divisive in American history.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"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."
The Carter-Obama school of foreign policy weaklings cower before anti-American dictators but kick Israel.
By GIL TROY
Might it just be that the era of the American Jewish Left preaching and moralizing to us Israelis about the conduct of our affairs is ending?
By DANIEL GORDIS
What is needed from the new president is a clear articulation of a coherent foreign policy, for America to show leadership for its allies, and repair its image as a toothless superpower.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
On Tuesday night, Netanyahu went to sleep thinking – like the rest of the world – that he would wake up to Hillary Clinton as the next president of the United States.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Israelis are transfixed by the specter of seeing a dear friend that was once held as the epitome of what a country could stand for descend to chaos usually reserved for the Middle East.
By DAVID BRINN
The UN’s egregious discrimination and demonization of the Jewish state is simply anti-Jewish hate and incitement.
By SHERWIN POMERANTZ
Under a peace deal that would lead to the establishment of an independent Palestinian state, Shiloh’s future, like many settlements, is shrouded in uncertainty
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.
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.
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
While Nikki Haley has sparred with Trump on a host of issues, the two seem to be in line on how Israel should be treated at the United Nations.
Keith Ellison said "At the time, I did not grasp [Louis] Farrakhan’s antisemitism," also expresses regret for opposition to assistance for Israel during last Gaza war.
US ambassadors "represent the views of President-elect Trump, and not their own views when they get elected and appointed into these positions," Reince Priebus said.
Those in most non-oil producing countries don’t know ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson.
Trump's victory places a right-wing government in charge of the United States, which could work in conjunction with a right-wing Israeli leadership.
One change he hinted at was the removal of the restriction on Israel not to ask the US for additional money as stipulated in the new 10-year $38 billion military aid deal signed in September.
Hillary Clinton’s inner circle speaks to the 'Post' on how her administration will handle relations with Israel and Iran.
American citizens living in Israel lean Republican and many, despite the scandals, are set to vote for Donald Trump, citing his position on Israel and the Middle East.
By HUNTER STUART
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.