02.20.2017 | 24 Shevat, 5777
'Israeli-Arab with ISIS ties planned Tel Aviv bus attack'
Two rockets from Sinai explode in southern Israel; none hurt
Report: ISIS claims Israeli drone attack killed 4 terrorists in Sinai
Shin Bet arrests Palestinians for West Bank shooting attacks
Minister: Israel expects Trump to keep vow to move embassy to Jerusalem
21 Injured in apartment fire in southern Israel
Israeli star Casspi to be traded to New Orleans as part of blockbuster NBA trade
Singapore keen on keeping Netanyahu visit relatively low profile
No love lost for Bibi in Australia
Decisions on bills held due Shaked-Bitan feud over education legislation
High Court opposes prosecution interventions with forensic experts
Eighties pop icons Tears for Fears ready to ‘Shout’ in Tel Aviv
Israeli students get a taste of the blues
Berlin Film Festival: Agnieszka Holland runs with the wolves
Austrian Film Week returns to Israeli theaters
Beersheba’s road woes continue with deadlock at Hap Haifa
Maccabi TA rolls on, Jerusalem loses again
Yellow-and-blue aims to continue winning streak at Kiryat Gat
Tax breaks for premarital marriage counseling?
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Health Ministry acts to prevent elder abuse in geriatric institutions
Bar-Ilan researchers worry about future of medical profession
Surgeon removes pen cap from boy’s lungs
Israeli, Palestinian researchers cooperate in disease study
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
Honey of an idea
Terra Incognita: The Gambia’s defense of democracy is a lesson for us all
Nearing its 70th anniversary, Israel knows the best and worst of times
Right From Wrong: A bear hug for all the mullahs to see
February 20, 2017: Seeking a solution
Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region
Egypt's top court upholds 10 death sentences over football violence
Trump's defense chief, in Iraq, says: We're not here for your oil
Singapore PM: Mideast is an emotional issue for Muslims in Southeast Asia
Saudi Arabia and Israel issue twin warnings on Iran
Zarif takes apparent shot at Israeli 'audacity,' says Iran will never develop nukes
Iran says Israel, not Tehran, biggest threat to global security
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
'Iraq to oppose US travel curbs, to preserve alliance against ISIS'
'Investigations show Brussels airport bombers were obsessed with Israelis'
BBYO seeks ‘renaissance of Jewish teen life’
Ambassador Dermer to liaison with White House on Pollard
Top European rabbi: Synagogues no longer a safe haven
Agents of change
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
OurCrowd Global Investor Summit begins in Jerusalem
'Israel, US Jewish leaders must reach out to Democrats'
Pence visits former Nazi concentration camp Dachau
Pence: Iran won’t have nuclear weapons to use against US or Israel
Trump's defense chief visits UAE in first Middle East trip
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
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Grapevine: Balfour et al
This week in 60 seconds: When Benjamin met Donald
From JDC program participant to JDC professional
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
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Ace of face: Israeli-born tennis player ousted for hitting ump with ball
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
The People & The Book: Advancing with all
A traitor in Budapest
How would you like your grasshopper?
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Planting and Marching Together to a Shared Future
Muslala Plaza Enlivens Jerusalem's Clal Commercial Center
Tu BiShvat Ceremony with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin
Are You Threatened?
The Recorded Deed to Jerusalem
Trump's Middle East policy takes shape
Bill Maher vs. Milo Yiannopoulos: Double Standards
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
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
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.”
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.
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
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.
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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.
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."
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
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.
Jonny Daniels, the Israeli closest to Donald Trump, reveals how Judaism inspired – and silenced – the likely Republican nominee.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN