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
Asian companies ‘accelerate’ to Israel at annual innovation fest
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: Totally embarrassed
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
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Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
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All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
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His point was that Azaria’s single shot to the head without looking like he was taking revenge or distraught showed that it was a focused legal action to remove a danger.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The Civil Administration is working on a plan to relocate the communities and offer them alternative housing sites, but is far from completing the process.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“We will prevent illegal residents and attackers from reaching Israel's cities.”
By HERB KEINON
Abbas issues order to "undertake intensified security efforts to end all violence within Palestinian society."
By ADAM RASGON
Since 1994, Othniel has lost 12 people in terror or terror related incidents, 7 of them on that road.
The Hamas statement was made even as Israeli authorities have yet to confirm that the explosion was indeed a terrorist attack.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The men were arrested as part of a raid that also netted the alleged 15-year-old perpetrators of a March stabbing attack against soldiers in Har Bracha.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Sami Nisman and Naim Abu Ful, previously served as officers in the PA security forces in the Gaza Strip.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The incident began when an IDF lookout position spotted two Palestinian hurling rocks near the security fence located north of Jenin, in the area of Arake village.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
There were no injuries on the Israeli side.
The IDF and Shin Bet fear that without negotiations with the PA, violence could escalate out of control.
By YOSSI MELMAN
If Islamic State and other extremist groups decide to fight Israel, they will find sympathy in the Arab street.
Former national security adviser Yaakov Amidror writes that the PA seems to be trying to curb violent events in Palestinian cities and across West Bank.
By YAAKOV AMIDROR
A number of alleged Jewish extremists have been arrested since the attack, including three placed under administrative detention, but neither the Shin Bet nor the Israel Police have said if any are suspected of being involved in the attack.
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON
The main defendant in one attack is Ahmed Najar, a Hamas operative who was serving six life sentences when he was released as part of the Schalit deal.
Carrying clubs and tools, some patrolmen have set up their own checkpoints where they question passersby and motorists.
Attendees cried "With spirit and blood we will redeem you, martyr," as they marched from Duma's village center three kilometers to the cemetery where the deceased was laid to rest.
Security source: Border Police fired rounds from a Ruger rifle, officers said they aimed at rioter's legs.
Among those captured, some were found to have criminal records while others posed security threats.
While IDF claims Saleh was trying to cut through fence, family says teenager was returning from wedding and did not provoke soldiers.
By REUTERS,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Maher al-Hashlamoun stabbed Lemkus to death at a bus stop near the Alon Shvut settlement in November.
A mob of 70 to 100 Palestinians hurled rocks and firebombs at IDF soldiers who fired back "toward an instigator," source says.
No soldiers hurt in incident, IDF searches for vehicle in nearby village.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Assailants stoned vehicle in West Bank.
Reuters photographers captured images of violence in the territories this week.
Military sources had previously denied that live fire was used to control May rioting.
By BEN HARTMAN
200 Palestinians riot in West Bank, southwest of Bethlehem.
Security camera footage shows dramatic moments during the stabbing in Gush Etzion.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Palestinian stabs three people at hitchhiking post outside Alon Shvut settlement; attack comes hours after IDF soldier stabbed and critically hurt in Tel Aviv.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
A senior security source said one of the directions being examined is that the incident was a hit and run accident, and that the suspects did not intend to strike the soldiers.
Ma'an News Agency reports that Israeli intelligence believes Hammam Masalma, from Beit Awwa, behind attack which wounded 3 IDF soldiers, 4 of his relatives arrested.
The vehicle was found abandoned near the West Bank village of El Arub.
Program would require Palestinian workers from the West Bank to head home at night through same IDF manned passageway through which they entered; new edict makes use of Israeli buses cumbersome.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
The sources also told the newspaper that the PA leadership is prepared to return to the negotiations with Israel but not according to "old mechanisms."
The proposal calls for the full withdrawal of Israel to the pre-1967 lines by November 2016.
PA president says that he will pursue membership at the International Criminal Court if the US vetoes his resolution that would set a timetable for Israeli withdrawal from West Bank.
Britian says move that opens door for settlers to advance plans to build a 5th city in the West Bank "will do serious damage to Israel's standing in the international community."
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The fact that more units are taking off and are in the pipeline should eventually ease the pressure that's been pushing housing prices ever-higher.
By NIV ELIS
An Israeli woman’s story on being saved from a Palestinian mob ambush.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Bethlehem mayor will meet the Pope next month and ask him to intervene with Israel against building the barrier in area.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
Israel's domestic intelligence agency says plot to target IDF soldiers at West Bank junctions, orchestrated by Palestinian prisoners serving life sentences.
Organization launches campaign to remember significance of green line and challenge allocation of monetary donation by Jewish organizations.
By SAM SOKOL,HERB KEINON
More European countries expected to follow; Bennett tells leaders: Speak up against these types of measures.
PM holds first conversation with Abbas since the kidnapping; Abbas condemns kidnapping and Israeli security response.
Move follows Housing Ministry’s publication last week of tenders for 1,500 homes over the pre-1967 lines in West Bank settlements and east Jerusalem.
Katz seeks MK to legislate his plan to turn settlements near capital into "Greater Jerusalem."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Yesh Atid confirms that Lapid's past commitments to remove party from coalition if talks end apply to the situation that could arise in upcoming days.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Concerns that violence in Jerusalem will expand to the West Bank appear more relevant than ever following the shooting of Jewish Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
Bennett does damage control in Eli after Netanyahu visit.
Shaffir has asked that the Central Election Committee block the money from being transferred to fund the project, which will be located in the Barkan Industrial Park.
Ex-Defense Minister Ya'alon also accuses Israel's leadership of engaging in "petty politics" and being interested purely in its own political survival.
Amona was first built in 1995, on the edge of the Ofra settlement. It is home to some 40 families and is located in the Binyamin region of the West Bank.
Likud Minister Haim Katz compared the efforts of right-wing politicians to save the outpost of some 40 families with the actions of political opponents of the 2005 withdrawal from Gaza.
June Peace Index survey finds more than a third believe in annexing, without granting rights to Palestinians living there.
By JACK BROOK
"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.
Even avid followers of Israel’s political scene might be confused over what areas A, B and C mean more than 20 years after they came into existence.
By HILLEL FRISCH
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to update the government on Sunday in regard to the legalization of the homes.
The report also accused Israel of taking "inadequate action against Israeli settlers who injured 84 Palestinians and damaged their property in 130 incidents."
The Transportation Ministry said it was quickly preparing the additions to the plan that would include the West Bank and Galilee Towns.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Regavim seeks to prevent construction work performed by Israeli Arabs and Palestinians without permits.
By JEREMY SHARON
The Shin Bet, cabinet and judiciary are ready to come down hard on a group of young Jewish fanatics prepared to sacrifice their own lives
Soldiers who shoot at rock throwers are accused of being "trigger happy."
President Reuven Rivlin hosted a meeting on Sunday of the warring factions in the current struggle over freedom of speech and refusal to appear in productions over the Green Line.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Anonymous source indicates that Palestinians expected to utilize the International Criminal Court at the Hague, as well as the UN Security Council.
Col. Yair Ben-Ezra to ‘Post’: The history of our sector shows that even when things look quiet, we must always be ready for any scenario.
Two groups that advocate for boycotting products made in the West Bank accused SodaStream of violating Oregon’s Fair Trade Practices Act by labeling its products as “Made in Israel”
Celebrations commence throughout country for Jewish holiday.
According to local media reports, the alleged arson took place in the village of Jab'a.
Lessons learned by the Daily Mail: 1. There are no dams in southern Israel with which to intentionally flood Gaza; 2. Nablus and Jenin are not "two of Gaza's major West Bank cities."
By DOV LIEBER
Family of girl requested permission from Civil Administration to bury their daughter on a plot of state land in Yakir, but didn't receive response.
“We have deep concerns about these highly contentious settlement construction announcements."
Avraham Ben Tzion, a farmer from the Jordan Valley community of Nativ Hagdud, was found dead near Ma'aleh Efraim.
Ariel: They want settlers to fight and die for the country but not have normal lives; Gal-On says bill will bring apartheid.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,LAHAV HARKOV
The government is being forced to make a public stand on a contentious diplomatic issue that has been mostly dormant in the last few years: the West Bank security barrier.
Security camera footage shows thieves steal car with 8-year-old son of owner inside; perpetrators drop boy off before escaping to Kalkilya.
Brig.-Gen. Moti Almoz says disciplinary measures against reservists from elite intelligence unit 8200 who published letter against IDF conduct in West Bank will be "loud and clear."
"This was a grab that was not brought before the cabinet and at this time simply causes damage to the State of Israel," finance minister says.
Readers weigh in on previous issues of the 'Report.'
The amphetamine, "Captagon", enjoys popularity throughout the Arab world and has now reached the Palestinian territories.
Abbas orders inquiry into incident in which four shots fired at car of Hasan Khraisheh, an independent elected member of the Palestinian Legislative Council.
Footage shows how officer manages to stop the vehicle at gunpoint before a search finds back seat rigged with explosives.
Officers find pipe bombs, gas canisters, explosives, and a detonator inside suspect's car.
The government must look into other suitable modes of travel, such as minibuses or shuttles on demand, officials and area residents recommended on Monday.
By SHARON UDASIN
Victims "join chain of martyrs who have been murdered throughout the painful history of the Jewish people,” Lau says.
Israeli and several Palestinian workers were digging at entrance to cave when rocks began falling down the mountain, trapping the man.
A Palestinian in a vehicle with an explosive heading towards Israel was intercepted at a checkpoint on Route 5.
There is no indication of who established the page, which was created one day after the abduction of the three teens in the West Bank.
There are those frustrated with the growing nationalism and extremism within Israeli society who pin their hopes on the involvement of the international community.
By JESSICA MONTELL
It’s a call for Israel’s demise. In this case, therefore, the messenger is the message.
By MOSHE DANN
Is Israel doing enough to fight Jewish terrorism?
By JPOST EDITORIAL
It is at moments like this that Israeli democracy must defend itself. To that end, the government must take action on three fronts.
By YOHANAN PLESNER
"For 18 years I have worked to end the manipulation of building laws by army committees without Palestinian representation."
By ARIK ASCHERMAN
A measure in the pipeline is the proposed labeling of a list of Israeli products from the occupied territories.
By MOSE APELBLAT
Rock-throwing has been a feature of Palestinian terrorism at least since the first intifada and the practice continues to be a symbol of the Palestinian struggle.
By JPost Editorial
The status quo only allows for two possibilities, both of them bad: a binational state, and being accused of apartheid. Borders would alter the situation entirely.
By GILAD SHARON