05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
Security forces arrest Hamas cell for April bus bombing in Jerusalem
IDF to institute changes in placing slain soldiers’ siblings in combat units
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
Fighting for Israel on another front Reservists on Duty group counters BDS
Bill tries to improve food at afternoon childcare programs
Slovakia, Lithuania open pro- Israel parliamentary caucuses
Republicans join Democrats in anger at AIPAC
Standing the test of time
Birthright LGBT group departs to Israel, attend pride parade
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Iran; Pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca blaming Saudi 'Sabotage'
WATCH: German MP gets pied in the face due to stance on Syrian refugees
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
Forbidden felines: Saudi cleric declares selfies with cats 'un-Islamic'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
As layoffs loom, Intel doubles down on Israeli fintech
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
It ain't done till it's done
"This work in defense of human rights appears to have made me a huge target for malicious attacks," Schabas says of his involvement in the inquiry.
By REUTERS,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Delek to sell Phoenix Holdings, reportedly to China’s Fosun.
By NIV ELIS,REUTERS
Inflation, as measured by official price indices – the Consumer Price Index, in most countries – is extremely low.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
"Priority must not be given to any other kind of concern," says the pope.
50-year-old American said Spanish-owned company favored employees who were Christian, Spanish and heterosexual.
Here in Israel Thursday’s commemorations began with the sounding of the Holocaust memorial siren at 10am.
By SAM SOKOL
In Kiev, internally displaced people will gather from across the country for Seders specially geared toward the exiles.
Latifa Ibn Ziaten says voyage for French youth is designed to create authentic interreligious dialogue.
By RINA BASSIST
Only around 40 percent of pre-war inhabitants remain in village, rockets fired from across river force rest out.
The Zionist Organization of America has accused several candidates running for seats in the Zionist Congress of supporting boycotts against Israel.
Israel allows itself to defined abroad by its enemies, World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder said.
In an exclusive interview with "The Jerusalem Post," Paul Morron, president of the Glasgow Jewish Representative Council, declined to make any prediction of the result.
By JERRY LEWIS
Special Rapporteur on Palestine Richard Falk ends his six-year term.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The country excelled the most in the drinking water and water sanitation category, achieving first place.
By sharon udasin
Hopefully the Beijing babble will give way to serious business in Brisbane.
By DAVID SINGER
Beijing is said to have realized recently that the ongoing Islamist terrorist attacks against it are being inspired, funded and militarily aided by the same sources as those against India.
By JAGDISH N SINGH
Ever since New Delhi lost parts of Kashmir to Pakistan, India has suffered at the hands of jihadists.
World Health Organization regards tanning salons as dangerous as asbestos factories; minimum age for indoor tanning now 18.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
National plan aims to curb exposure in Israel, says Environmental Protection Ministry.
By SHARON UDASIN
Among Americans Netanyahu was voted the tenth most admired man in the world, but he failed to rank in the top 20 in any of the other 30 countries polled.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Speaking at a nuclear security summit in Washington, Obama said there was a persistent and evolving threat of nuclear terrorism despite progress in reducing such risks.
Jewish and Muslim MKs united over past two years to advocate for reversal of Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe resolution calling to ban ritual circumcision of children.
By LAHAV HARKOV
For a Tutsi survivor of the Rwandan genocide, educating his people about the Holocaust is his own form of therapy.
By LAURA KELLY
Pamela Geller says media focus on denouncing her shifts attention away from jihadis, aligns with their interests.
Israel and China have witnessed an age of improved relations and trade.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Candidate calls to “do an Eichmann” on US President Barack Obama
New York Times reports audio indicates one of the pilots leaving cockpit, failing to return.
Sen. Tom Cotton’s letter undermines a legitimate policy debate over how best to deal with Iran – and President Obama comes out the winner.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Like Israel, the US has changed its approach to cyber threats – moving from elimination to management, and shaking up intelligence agencies along the way.
The reports quoted a Secret Service spokesman as saying a food vendor cart had caught fire nearby.
Ministers uphold government acceptance of religious slaughter despite call of 100,000 to ban practice.
CIA seeks reorganization to keep up with technological pace of change, step up expertise in cyberspace.
Evidence suggests government did all in its power to enable investigations into 1994 bombing of Jewish community center, judge says.
Arson investigators with the Houston Fire Department were working to pinpoint the cause of the blaze, but no official determination has been made, fire officials said.
Some say Argentinian courts have been imbedded with intimidation and meddling tendencies for years.
State prosecutor Gerardo Pollicita will take on the case after mysterious murder of Alberto Nisman.
The issue came to the fore in recent months after a botched execution of an inmate, Clayton Lockett.
At least 11 people were killed and up to 19 were missing after a Taiwanese TransAsia Airways plane with 58 passengers and crew on board crashed into a river.
"I'm going to come back to this country when my sources tell me the conditions have changed," says Damian Pachter, who is headed for Israel.
Flight QZ8501 vanished from radar screens over the northern Java Sea on Dec. 28, less than half-way into a two-hour flight from Indonesia's second-biggest city of Surabaya to Singapore.
For two days rescuers have been unable to locate wreckage from the AirAsia Flight QZ8501, an Airbus A320 that was built in 2008 and last serviced in November.
An Airbus AIR.PA A320-200 carrying 162 people and operated by Indonesia AirAsia disappeared in poor weather on Sunday morning during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore.
New president says: "Crimea was, is, and will remain Ukrainian," calls on separatists to lay down arms.
The situation increases speculation of state’s disintegration with Iraqi army unable to control its territory.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Russian president moves ahead with procedure to make southern Ukrainian region part of Russia.
Ballot offers two options, neither of which rejects control by Russia.
The top 10 this year were Denmark, Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, Finland, Canada, Netherlands, New Zealand, Australia, and Sweden.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The United States trailed behind, coming in at number 15.
Unknown cyber hackers said in recent weeks that they will attempt to hack a number of Israeli websites on Tuesday.
Gila Gaziel's appointment follows a vow by Danino to bring more female officers into the top ranks of the police.
By BEN HARTMAN
Damian Pachter, who holds dual Argentine-Israeli citizenship, said he had "quickly" fled South American country after fearing for his life following threats to his security.
The Harry Potter actress has done it again by taking Davos by storm with her pro-gender equality speech.
By NOA AMOUYAL
American Jews filled the wagon trains, flocking to the West and baking matza in San Francisco and Tucson.
By DAVID GEFFEN
Confirming the saying “two Jews, three opinions,” it seems impossible to please the Zionist Left.
By BATSHEVA NEUER
Visiting reporters learn about conflict at the source.
By DAVID BRINN
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East
By THE MEDIA LINE
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
Athletics and the breakdown of female-Arab stereotypes.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Israel using all its capabilities to monitor or disrupt the Iranian arms flow.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Perhaps simply too many sympathize with the insurgency.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C) had published a picture of the prosecutor with a gun to his head and said it would kill him unless its demands were met.
"Peace is a national issue, not only government's responsibility," says president.
Regional expert: The main impetus for Mideast developments is indigenous rather than external.
Security Council passes legally binding resolution to tackle surge of foreign terrorist fighters.
By MICHAEL WILNER,ANNA HIATT
Sheikh Khalifa, also ruler of Abu Dhabi, recovering after suffering stroke, undergoing surgery; known as pro-western modernizer.
Take a moment to to look at each picture carefully. Perhaps we all need to reevaluate our own lives.
Courtesy of www.ebaumsworld.com
By OLIVIA FINE
ISIS declares pigeon breeding illegal, Hillary Clinton tackles a gefilte fish crisis and Hamas claims dolphins are Israel's latest spy tactic. You can't make this stuff up.
Merkel, elected to her position in 2005, has been called the most powerful politician on the planet and is the first woman to lead Germany.
Mayweather says next fight will be his last; Pacquiao said he thought he had the fight won.
A fabulous hotel, excellent food and wine and friendly people.
By AVI HOFMANN
The Russian economy is in a bad shape. 20 million Russians are now living in poverty, up 50 percent for the past two years, and the highest rate for the past 10 years.
By DMITRIY FROLOVSKIY
In Morocco, the situation of the youth is a good reflection of that of other nations of the region.
By YOSSEF BEN-MEIR
From the Islamic State to Iran, to Pakistan and Ukraine – Israel can no longer claim to be the West’s front line against tyranny and chaos.
By SHAI FRANKLIN,MICAH HALPERN
Prime Minister Cameron could be left ruing the day he decided to allow the separation vote to go ahead.
By DAVID NEWMAN
A hundred years later we should all pause to remember this momentous war, the toll it took and the people who survived it.
One out of four citizens is living below the poverty line, and many are probably worried about their next meal more than they are about changing an article in the constitution.
By TAL HARRIS
Many of us seem to prefer to leave our children in ignorance about Judaism, under the mistaken perception that Judaism is nothing but traditional religious customs and practices.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF