07.29.2016 | 23 Tammuz, 5776
Protesters enraged at ICRC cut of Palestinian prison visit program in half
A year after Duma fire bombing, Dawabsha family vows to persevere
Hamas exploiting current calm to prepare for next war
Netanyahu deflects criticism over tunnels, welcomes Sisi peace push
Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses
Edelstein turned down Netanyahu’s offer to be foreign minister
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Knesset caucus to help English-speaking olim
Netanyahu likely to attend summit in Nigeria by end of year
Netanyahu misses deadline on appointments
Netanyahu denies Israeli government prefers Trump over Clinton
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
New on the small screen
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
Atzili, Beitar visit Latvia • Mac TA takes on Pandurii
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Lied big time
My Word: Cinema verité and calling the shots
An advocate for genocide against Jewish ‘babies’ and ‘old ladies’
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Bombings kill at least 31 in northeast Syria city
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
Celebrities jump on board to save Jewish mother's life
US Jewish machers meet Mideast mavens
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
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
“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.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
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.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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.
Army Radio: IDF says it won't permit crowds to visit the site of evacuated settlement of Homesh.
Family of youth killed January 2013 by security barrier near West Bank village of Budrus petitions over lack of prompt probe into death.
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.'
Palestinian workers are caught between employment in the settlements and low salaries and a lack of opportunities in the West Bank.
By JIHAN ABDALLA
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.
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
When our conscience bothers us, there are two ways of dealing with it. One is to adhere to its voice of justice. The second way is to erase it, banish it, and eradicate its voice.
By SHMUEL RABINOWITZ