03.31.2017 | 4 Nisan, 5777
Palestinian woman shot dead in stabbing attack lost son in police shooting
UN looks for Trump foreign policy hints from tough-talking envoy
Arab states to UNESCO: Reject Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem
Watch: Hamas threatens top Israeli officials over Gaza assassination
Security cabinet unanimously approves new settlement, first time in 25 years
Israeli figure skater Bychenko books spot in 2018 Olympics
Crunch clash between Beersheba, Mac TA
Holocaust Remembrance Day poster contest winner addresses stolen identity
Deal ends coalition crisis over public broadcasting
Israel to slash payments to UN, give money instead to supportive countries
Bill would cancel property–tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs
WATCH: Babies try gefilte fish for the first time
Italian fare with French flair
Seafood takes pride of place at Abrage
The Russia Ballet Theater will perform ‘Don Quixote’
Vigdorchik brings in sponsorship for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics
Amid floundering season, Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Barcelona
Jerusalem Post’ prize goes to Bright Dairy
Innovation technology giant EON Reality coming to Israel
Israeli bird-watching event raises NIS 254,000 to save black storks
Your Taxes: New Israel-Canada tax treaty
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
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
Column one: Israel’s silenced majority
Editor's notes: Trump’s process to peace
Trump’s peace push
March 31, 2017: Speak truth
'Syrian refugee numbers pass 5 million mark in Mideast'
US-Israeli activist raises funds for Syria via new taxi service
Arab world surprisingly mum on Modi visit to Israel
New PLO ambassador to US has high hopes for Trump era
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
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
Report: Jewish White House official named as source in Trump-Russia investigation
For first time in decades, Pakistan allows one citizen to register as a Jew
Jews slam Belgian region's plan to ban ritual slaughter
British Baroness calls on government to prosecute Brits serving in the IDF
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Trump accepts Amona settlement exception, US official says
David Friedman sworn in as new US Ambassador to Israel
AIPAC to lobby against Trump foreign aid cuts
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
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: Pre-Passover tensions
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of March 31, 2017
Grapevine: Italian film festival
Grapevine: Crossing the line
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
JPost on Instagram
How Sarah Silverman's new show plans to take on politics
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just A Thought: On Jewish memory
Meeting real Americans
A Bounty of Books
Hot off the Arab press
Foreign flavors at Mamilla Rooftop
Ready, set, go!
This week in Jerusalem
Two she-bears in Thailand
Hitting the notes, together
Time and tide wait only for artists
A life in film
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מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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Opinion: Raising Arrows - Fruits of Labor
World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Building Mitzpe Ilan, a Young Community on the Seam Line
KKL France’s 20th Walk for Water in Israel
Meeting on Water Sensitive Cities
Czech Parliament Representatives in 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 tally was largely along party lines, with every Republican favoring Tillerson.
The protests illustrated the depth of the anger in a deeply divided country that is still recovering from the scarring 2016 campaign season.
Trump vowed to "unite the civilized world against Radical Islamic Terrorism, which we will eradicate completely from the face of the Earth."
By MICHAEL WILNER
The crowd chanted anti-Trump slogans and carried at least one sign reading "Make Racists Afraid Again," a play on the New York businessman-turned-politician's "Make America Great Again" slogan.
Trump and Kushner, who observe Shabbat, will also be less than two blocks from the Obamas, who plan on moving to the neighborhood after leaving the White House.
Rep. Doug Lamborn says the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction movement is the same hatred in "new clothing."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Activists interrupt speech by former IDF officer Avital Leibovich.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOA AMOUYAL
"The United States is in close, urgent consultation with UNESCO member states, UNESCO leadership, and Israel to discuss this matter," State Department spokesperson tells 'Post."
According to official, if proposal sincere "it would seriously enhance Israel's diplomatic credibility."
Over 1,000 Israeli companies operate in the US, employing over 100,000 employees in over 40 states.
By NIV ELIS
The march continued throughout the afternoon as Trump tweeted about how excited he is to be the president and as other marches took place across the country and abroad.
By JOSH SOLOMON
Their unfiltered conversation on how their Judaism – and their support for Israel – drew them to opposite sides of a historically sharp political divide.
The Olympia Police Department is investigating the incident as a hate crime.
The crowd was further dismayed after Trump questioned Israel's commitment to peace, and refused to affirm Jerusalem as united capital.
By DANIEL J. ROTH,REUTERS
France experienced a 101% increase in anti-Semitic acts last year, says report.
By SAM SOKOL
US president speaks at DC congregation in commemoration of Jewish American Heritage Month.
US president taking part in ‘solidarity Sabbath’ with foreign governments in stand against growth of anti-Semitism.
US President to address Washington congregation, coinciding with "Solidarity Sabbath" initiative.
Police began investigating Freundel, who headed the synagogue for 25 years, when a woman found a camera in a clock radio in the bathing area and turned it over to officers.
Rabbi Barry Freundel was accused of installing video cameras to spy on women in the bathing area of his Orthodox synagogue.
The lead up to Netanyahu's address to Congress on March 3 resembles the plot of The Karate Kid.
By Gidon Ben-Zvi
By JAGDISH N SINGH
The police officer’s injury was not serious, according to the Capitol’s sergeant at arms.
By MICHAEL WILNER,REUTERS
Washingtonians largely honored the requests of local officials to stay inside and off the roads – avoiding accidents and allowing the city’s plows to ready the streets.
"Our fear is at a pretty high level at this time, given the anti-Muslim rhetoric going on," said the group's staff attorney Maha Sayed.
Former Pennsylvania senator launches second White House bid after falling short in 2012 race.
GCC security chiefs to convene at White House, and later at Camp David; Nuke talks resuming in Vienna.
US administration official confirms visit by American teenager of Palestinian descent beaten by Israeli police last summer in east Jerusalem.
This is the second offer that the The Las Vegas Erotic Heritage Museum has made for the famous garment.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Congress is out of session this week, so few lawmakers were in town.
Federal law enforcement officials says while motive remains unknown, incident not related to terrorism.
Sen. Tom Cotton’s letter undermines a legitimate policy debate over how best to deal with Iran – and President Obama comes out the winner.
Top US diplomat says he responded with "utter disbelief" at open letter signed by 47 Republican senators that threatened to undo any nuclear agreement reached between Tehran and Washington.
Deal will not outlast Obama administration, Republican Senate caucus warns in open letter to Tehran.
This was a speech for AIPAC, an appetizer to Tuesday’s main course.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Kerry: Israeli PM is welcome, but we don’t want to see this become a political football; Secretary of state to hold critical negotiations with Iran through Tuesday.
By MICHAEL WILNER,NOA AMOUYAL
Father of 26-year-old aid worker who died in Syria expresses mixed emotions about Washington's policy against negotiating with terrorists.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
USA Today obtains report claiming Putin's "neurological development was significantly interrupted in infancy"; concludes that the Russian president "carries a form of autism."
Reid says Netanyahu has assured him congressional address will be as nonpartisan as possible.
Members of Code Pink held up handcuffs and anti-Kissinger signs and called for his arrest for "war crimes."
The president views Netanyahu as a force disrupting what he sees as a chance for a lasting legacy – a deal to remove Iran’s nuclear threat.
By HERB KEINON
The US President and the Israeli PM are expected to discuss a range of security issues, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer announced Monday.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Tenure extended indefinitely for Israeli Ambassador to the US, Ron Dermer.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
"I could not be more honored to be in Jerusalem to say farewell to my friend Shimon Peres, who showed us that justice and hope are at the heart of the Zionist idea."
The sales stalled amid concerns that equipment sent to Gulf Arab states would be used against Israel.
The pro-Israel lobby is shirking their mission on a host of battles, according to GOP members.
"I am traveling to raise unique issues and problems of the Arab citizens," says Odeh.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
"As threats in the region continue to evolve, we urge you to engage at the highest levels to continue a process to develop a shared understanding of the threatening environment confronting Israel."
Netanyahu plans to visit Washington primarily to meet with US President Barack Obama at the White House on November 9.
"We will fight terror and win, because we have no other choice," defense minister vows.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Citizens for a Nuclear Free Iran is a 501 (c) (4), a tax designation that includes groups that advance political causes.
Rochestie, who graduated from Washington State University, went undrafted in 2009 and has since played in Germany, Turkey, France, Spain, Italy and Russia.
By ALLON SINAI
Israeli media says Obama invited PM to come to Washington in July.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
President welcomes US military chief Dempsey to "Jerusalem, the capital of the State of Israel."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Warnings of a diplomatic tsunami have been heard in the past, but will they become a reality this time?
Portman to Post: Hillary can be defeated.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"Our priority is to make sure the bill gets passed with the strongest possible bipartisan majority so that Congress is guaranteed the opportunity to pass judgment on the final agreement," an AIPAC source said.
The prime minister last visited Washington in March, shortly before Israeli elections, but no officials from the Obama administration met with him.
Officials say US-Israel alliance will remain strong despite tensions surrounding Netanyahu speech.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The Republican author of new sanctions legislation on Iran is criticizing his Democratic colleagues for delaying a full floor vote on his bill.
Washington is signaling that it is looking for ways to circumvent the Obama-Netanyahu glitch.
By LESLIE SUSSER
The thrust of Clinton’s Mideast policy – including on Israel – will be much more a continuation of Obama than a clear departure.
By ALON PINKAS
Have Ron Dermer’s machinations jeopardized relations with the most powerful man in the world?
By MARTIN SIEFF
The trip will be the Egyptian president's first US state visit since being elected in 2014 as former US president Barack Obama had never extended an invitation.
Jordan's King Abdullah is the first Arab leader in Washington for talks with the Trump administration.
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.
"I think the work of the Nobel Committee ... this year just got much easier," former Swedish prime minister Carl Bildt tweeted after the Iranian deal was announced.
Egypt summoned the US ambassador in Cairo after the former parliamentarians from the Muslim Brotherhood met with US officials in January.
US secretary of state flies home for treatment of femur broken in bicycle accident, could be grounded for weeks.
Gulf leaders have a tendency of showing their displeasure passive-aggressively towards the US.
CNN said the charges center on allegations that the senator used his office to promote the business interests of a Democratic donor and friend in exchange for gifts.
Hosting summit on countering violent extremism, US president warns against Islamophobia and use of the term "radical Islam."
Boehner's press secretary rejects criticism that speech invitation was poorly timed, inappropriately placed.
Foxman expressed hope that Oren would walk back "these unjustified attacks."
DC bureau chief Michael Wilner comments on what we strive for.
Strong is the fourth woman to deliver the address.
By NOA AMOUYAL
While there may yet be some differences on settlements, one point where Trump and Netanyahu are likely to see eye to eye is on Iran.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Trump’s fellow Republicans aren’t buying his charges of massive voter fraud.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
For those of us who have already made the choice of living here, we can assure those of you still in France that becoming Israeli is not a last resort.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
I’ve never seen anything like this in my life, and I’m not a stranger to political rallies.
By JOAN MARCUS
Political consultant Ruth Lieberman of Alon Shvut flew from Israel to Washington to watch the 45th president of the US be sworn in.
By RUTH J. LIEBERMAN
While Bernie Sanders enjoys bagels and lox as much as any good Jew and even toiled in the fields of an Israeli kibbutz, his hostility towards the Jewish State is frightening.
By TULY WEISZ
Republicans have been preaching xenophobia, fear and racism for years, and now one of the most skilled practitioners of that dark art is leading in the polls for the party’s nomination.
It’s all a bunch of empty rhetoric and meaningless promises.
“Jews cannot be indifferent while hundreds of thousands of refugees are looking for safe haven.”
"Billionaires are buying up candidates of every flavor."
If you still want to donate to a politician or a worthy cause but not be harassed by a constant avalanche of email and dinnertime robo phone calls, donate anonymously.
When it comes to the Jewish community, Republicans are essentially a one-issue party.
Will Netanyahu give the nation a sustained crackdown on those extremists who ripped at Israel’s social fabric or will he celebrate the arrest of the child killers as a “mission accomplished" banner?
The meeting started with an Israeli offering a handshake readily accepted by a retired Saudi general.
By AMITAI ETZIONI
In Washington recently I met Donald Rumsfeld, America’s former defense secretary.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
US president has made a concerted effort in recent weeks to reach out to Jews both in America and in Israel.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Billionaire real-estate mogul sets sights on DC.
Follow the JPost's live updates of the pro-Israel lobby's annual policy conference.
By MICHAEL WILNER,JPOST.COM STAFF