01.21.2017 | 23 Tevet, 5777
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Wadi Ara protesters block roads, call for public security minister to resign
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Netanyahu looks to delay Ma’aleh Adumim annexation bill
Mevaseret Zion seeks to prevent election of chief municipal rabbi
Hundreds rally in Tel Aviv in solidarity with Women’s March
Grapevine: Bookmarks in history
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
A history lesson
The IDF’s judicial empire in Judea and Samaria
Letter from America: A speech Kerry could have delivered in Paris
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
US Jewish groups congratulate Trump on inauguration
Jewish world weighs in on Ivanka and Jared's piety on inauguration day
Rabbi Hier remembers Zion and Jerusalem in benediction for President Trump
Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
Why three Jewish women are marching on Washington
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
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מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
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
US vice president speaks at World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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
"People need to consider if it’s worth one Israeli, Palestinian or American life to move the embassy to Jerusalem.”
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
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
The 'Wall Street Journal' reports that the US president is considering a renewed push to revive negotiations before the end of his term.
President Cruz “will not fund the United Nations until they stop supporting BDS and anti-Semitism,” his father says.
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
Rocker suggests that Jews are behind gun control in Facebook post.
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
“I plan to speak soon with President Trump about how to counter the threat of the Iranian regime, which calls for Israel's destruction.”
By HERB KEINON
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.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Donald Trump’s US election victory could be a blessing for the prime minister – or a curse in disguise.
By GIL HOFFMAN
“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
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.
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.
JPost Deputy Managing Editor Tovah Lazaroff offers insight on Biden's trip and what it accomplished.
"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
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
By JPOST EDITORIAL
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
On the record, Obama insults allies without a thought (or perhaps with too much calculation).
By DANIEL TAUBER
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.
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