03.26.2017 | 28 Adar, 5777
Analysis: Syrian threats to attack Israel with Scud missiles are a bluff
Jerusalem mayor meets US peace envoy at White House after Mideast tour
Hamas closes Erez crossing between Gaza and Israel
Hundreds participate in symbolic funeral for senior Hamas militant
Arab-Jewish group calls for more planning permits, cessation of house demolitions
Cathay Pacific begins Tel Aviv-Hong Kong flight route
Netanyahu's inner circle shrinks as top official leaves job
'No daylight' with Trump administration, Israeli ambassador Dermer says
Watch Live: AIPAC kicks off annual conference on Israel
Netanyahu: No deal yet with US on settlements
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Levy’s Israel humbled 4-1 in Spain qualifier
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
Free SMS program to help Arab men quit smoking begins
What was Israel's most popular Google search of the past year?
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Bats remember directions
On the tip of their tongue
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Sino-Saudi alignment in Yemen and escalating conflict
Israel’s open secret
A rotten apple?
Can religion be an opportunity for human progress?
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Egypt's former leader Mubarak freed, six years after overthrow
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
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
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
Israeli Veganism: Introducing the land of soy milk and date honey to the world
Texas Jewish groups take aim at bank's BDS activity
Head of GOP in Israel says ‘self-hating Jew’ Sarah Silverman ‘needs a muzzle’
Midsummer Camp’s Dream: Telling a unique story about Israel
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
US House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills against boycotts of Israel
Bernie Sanders declares ‘victory’ in withdrawal of GOP health bill
Senate introduces new bill sanctioning Iran and testing its nuclear deal
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
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
Grapevine: Dershowitz makes a different case for Israel
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
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern 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
French peasant widow Louise Roger never ‘contemplated the danger’ in saving a nine-year-old Jewish child during WWII.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
The Institute for Women of Aviation World Wide was heavily criticized after choosing to pay tribute to Hanna Reitsch, a renowned female pilot who was a favorite of the Nazi regime.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
100 million records stayed sealed away in Germany for decades.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Gold, teeth, jewelry and children's skulls are some of the item reportedly robbed from mass graves.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
In a new exhibition launched online for International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yad Vashem exposes the moving last words people in the Holocaust sent to their loved ones.
The tale of Rev. Waitstill and Martha Sharp, who lied and deceived their way to saving more than 100 Czech Jews during the Holocaust.
By AARON LEIBEL
In 1942, at 22, Pritchard felt compelled to resist the Nazis after seeing Germans rounding up Jewish children for deportation.
The findings are potentially controversial because the story of Anne Frank is seen as emblematic both of Dutch heroism during the Holocaust and of collaboration with the Nazis.
The fate of Raoul Wallenberg remains a mystery.
The British had a plan to stink the Nazis out of Europe.
The photo was taken on August 14, 1945 after the news of Japan’s surrender and the end of World War II was broadcast.
In 1942 Josef Gabcik and Jan Kubis ambushed a Nazi and were killed in a reprisal but buried in unmarked graves.
Yad Vashem’s Zeltser: To be a Soviet and a Jew was their natural state, they didn’t question it.
By MARION FISCHEL
Declassification of "cabinet of shame" documents hailed as "historic breakthrough" by Italian Jewish community.
Balint Homan was a proponent of anti-Jewish laws and a Nazi supporter to the end of the war. After it he was jailed and died in prison in 1951.
Captured by the Germans during the battle of the bulge, Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds instructed all of the soldiers in the camp to show up alongside their Jewish comrades.
By SAM SOKOL
70 years after the trials of major Nazi war criminals, a German-to-English translator recounts harrowing interviews with some of history's most evil men.
By GEORGE A. SAKHEIM
"Regrettably, we failed to recognize that the artwork we chose to accompany the story contained an offensive symbol," WGN general manager says in apology.
Train carrying gems, guns rumored missing in 1945; Law firm representing Pole, German says they found it.
The coins, which are in "excellent condition" and have not yet been claimed, were worth between 190 and 210 euros each.
The day is commemorated every year on the 26th of Iyar which in 1948 fell on May 9- Victory Day.
The site was compromised on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.
More than 200,000 people were held in the Dachau concentration camp when US troops liberated it on April 29, 1945.
"Dachau is a lesson in the evolution of darkness, how unchecked intolerance and hatred spiral out of control."
One person was told that by a bookstore clerk that the book would be unavailable until after Victory Day on May 9, celebrating the Soviet victory of Germany in World War II.
"We can make a difference. I say let it start with me," says pastor Stan Kamps, the leader of an English-language church near Amsterdam.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
56,000 perished, 11,000 of them Jewish at Buchenwald, which was equipped with crematoria and gas chambers.
New research from the Anne Frank House shows that the teenage diarist may have died a month earlier than previously thought.
“Flying a flag here in Vilnius carries a special significance. This is a country which is a cornerstone in Jewish heritage, where some of the great Jewish thinkers came from”
The Drum belonged to a former Hitler Youth and was found by volunteers with the From the Depths organization.
Le musée des réfugiés juifs de Shanghai a reconstitué leur histoire alors qu'ils résidaient dans la partie pauvre de la ville
By MARK ANDREWS
A Jewish-American POW’s memories of World War II Germany.
By JOSH DELL
Member of Veteran's Association UK Tony Hayes said that remaining World War Two veterans "will be appalled by this."
Pomsel insisted to The Guardian that her role in the Nazi propaganda department was "just another job" and that she had no interest in "clearing [her] conscience."
Georg Elser crafted a nearly-perfect plan which, had it not been for chance and timing, could have brought about Hitler's demise.
British and US bombers killed up to 25,000 when they raided Dresden between Feb. 13 and 15 1945 in a bid to crush German morale in the final months of World War Two.
Paul Bogdanor digs deep into the contentious legacy of Rudolf Kasztner, and his attempts to save Jews from the Holocaust.
By COLIN SHINDLER
“The youth of the uprising wanted to make sure that when people thought of the Holocaust, they knew the Jewish people resisted when they had the chance.”
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
By JOSH LOGUE
"It's very important that people remember this day...even 10 years from now when not all these veterans will be with us," says grandchild of vet.
Born in French Algeria, Norbert Beyrard, 1925-2017, headed the IDF’s first special forces unit after serving in World War II with a Free French battalion of the British Special Air Service.
By BERNARD EDINGER
The remarkable story of forger Adolfo Kaminsky encapsulates the Jewish experience in the 20th century.
By YAËLLE AZAGURY
An exhibition of the work of Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon, sent to her death in Auschwitz, brings to light the role played by locals in deporting the region’s Jews in WWII.
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery twice played a central role in protecting the Jewish community in Palestine in the pre-state years.
By MARTIN SIEFF
‘Labyrinth of Lies’ reveals how Germans did all they could to conceal the Nazi atrocities after World War II.
By BERNARD DICHEK
Bettina Stangneth’s research has corrected Hannah Arendt’s erroneous and harmful assessments of the nature of Nazi criminality.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
A novel pairs the scion of a Nazi family with a social-climbing Jew for an art caper in 1950s London.
By MELANIE TAKEFMAN
A glimpse into the lives of Jewish athletes before World War II.
By DANA PORATH
The Museum of Modern Art in Tianjin serve as a step toward commemorating the Jewish men and women – war refugees and children born there – who once passed through Tianjin.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Deep in Shanghai, the White Horse Inn is a testament to a refugee Jewish community that found sanctuary in China during World War II.
Norman Feingold, 90 From Manchester to Netanya, 2008.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
As the US ushers in the Fourth of July holiday, the ‘Magazine’ sits down with Dan Nadel and Max Epstein – American Jews who served in World War II.
By DAVID GEFFEN
The third volume in a series US representative James McDonald’s diaries and papers covers his work for the Jewish people from the end of World War II to the 1947 UN decision to partition Palestine.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Betty Bausch is open and energetic about telling her story of survival from the Holocaust – but how are the rest of survivors faring?
By ARIEL COHEN
The latest addition to the canon of stories of Kindertransport children, ‘Memories That Won’t Go Away’ includes illustrations and artwork by a Holocaust survivor.
By BARRY DAVIS
Haneke and Fiet had to fake being sisters to escape the horrors of the Holocaust – but it wasn’t expected they’d be life long friends.
"It does make you feel like you were part of something that must have been great if one of the most evil people in the world wanted to get rid of it."
By ARIANE MANDELL
The slip of paper found in Hitler's underground bunker sells at auction for $55,000.
It is Holocaust Remembrance Day which seems out of place, and wreaks havoc upon our emotional equilibrium.
By SHLOMO RISKIN
Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau explains why he participates every year in the March of the Living and what it means to remember and not forget.
By DAVID STROMBERG
When we look around the world today we see that our work is not yet done, says Dr. Shmuel Rosenman.
Greetings from Efi Stenzler, Chairman of KKL-JNF.
By EFI STENZLER
Greetings from President Reuven Rivlin.
By PRESIDENT REUVEN RIVLIN
It is time for each and every one of us to rise to the occasion and capitalize on this unprecedented opportunity to make our voices heard.
By GABRIEL ROSENBERG
The Allies could not have saved every Jew from the Holocaust. The Clinton administration could not have rescued every Tutsi. But just because you can’t save everybody doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
75 years ago, a 12-year-old boy joined the resistance against the Nazis in Poland. His memoir ‘The Color of Courage’ reminds us what it means to stand against evil.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In 1933, James G. McDonald, a foreign policy scholar, was named League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from Germany.
If anyone needed a reminder about how critical it is these days to expedite the pending cases of Nazi war criminals, we received two such urgent messages late last month.
By EFFRAIM ZUROFF
With the miracle of the righteous and majestic State of Israel, a new form of Jewish defiance was born, one that sanctified God not through a willingness die but through an insistence to live.
By RABBI SHMULEY BOTEACH
Ukraine: 70 years after the Second World War
By HENNADII NADOLENKO