05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
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
Ayelet Shaked: Israel is the tip of the spear in war on terror
Police imply press distorted story on gang rape, say 'terrorism' angle should be cut
Croatian FM to 'Post': No anti-Semitism, racism, extremism in my country
After coalition crisis, cabinet unanimously approves Liberman as defense minister
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
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
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Chew your way to tolerance: New spoof ad seeks to end Islamophobia
Iranian woman diguised as a man sneaks into soccer match
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
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
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
Czech president expected to unveil roadmap for combating racism.
Memorial held for World War II era dictator Ante Pavelić, whose fascist regime was allied with Nazi Germany.
Discours prononcé le 27 janvier 2015 à Yad Vashem lors de la cérémonie organisée par les Fils et Filles de déportés
By ROBERT SPIRA
Hannah Goslar Pick talks to the ‘Post’ in her Jerusalem home and offers her views on Israel's situation today.
By AVIVA LOEB
A special ceremony in recognition of Raoul Wallenberg, who saved tens of thousands of Hungarian Jews during World War II, was held on Wednesday 19th June in honor of 100 years since his birth.
By KKL-JNF STAFF
A Jewish-American POW’s memories of World War II Germany.
By JOSH DELL
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.
Comment comparing Muslim prayers in Paris streets to Germany occupation during WWII might cost president of France’s National Front party parliamentary immunity.
By JOSEPH STRICH
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.
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
Martin Amis’s ‘The Zone of Interest’ is a genuine addition to the literature of the Holocaust.
By MATT NESVISKY
Classified documents reportedly reveal West Germany intelligence knew Eichmann was in Argentina as early as 1952.
Local police have launched an investigation but have already announced that the lack of security cameras will make it difficult to identify the perpetrators.
By NISSAN TZUR JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Laszlo Csatary was sentenced to death and lived on the run for decades until Hungarian authorities detained him.
Berlin expands funding of home care for infirm survivors, relax eligibility criteria for restitution programs.
Community draws criticism for renting out historic beit midrash to owners of
By NISSAN TZUR
93-year-old former Nazi SS man who claimed he was a cook at the death camp is now being investigated anew.
Warsaw holds ceremony, blares siren to mark 70 years anniversary of the failed armed rebellion against the Nazis.
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.
Reflections on the person behind the hero, and his fate – as told by his niece, Louise von Dardel.
By LOUISE VON DARDEL
In a three-part series, the historical and notable attractions of the cities of Weimar, Dresden and Leipzig will be explored
By IRVING SPITZ
On the 76th anniversary of Kristallnacht, a tale of survival through German-Holocaust survivor Bert Lewyn.
Premium special: A glimpse into historical moments in Israeli news from this week in 'The Jerusalem Post' front covers.
By CAROLINE FRANK
The former businessman uses enticing paperbacks to help teach English in Israel.
Police closed near-by streets in order to control detonate the World War II era bomb which weighed 130 kilogram.
By BEN HARTMAN
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
Survivors, especially those arriving in Israel, often found themselves in awkward and psychologically difficult situations.
By RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED
In 1933, James G. McDonald, a foreign policy scholar, was named League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from Germany.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
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
The incredible story of the man who survived Auschwitz and Buchenwald and reinvented himself as master tailor to the most important people in the world.
By MORDECHAI HAIMOVITCH
It was in those forests, and in those moments of pain and hunger, and when those men and women were digging for their lives, that it became evident that it was either Israel, or nothing.
By MILAD DOROUDIAN
Photo exhibition to honor Palestinian suicide bombers, whom it rebaptizes as “freedom fighters”, comparing them with French World War II resistance maquis.
By SHIMON SAMUELS
Extra-sensitized, perhaps, by the proximity of Holocaust Remembrance Day, I asked myself, uneasily, “We’re buying a German oven?”
By JUDY MONTAGU
Vidaver’s eulogy for Lincoln can still be found in many libraries in Israel and throughout the world.