04.30.2017 | 4 Iyar, 5777
Questions over Israel-Hamas conflict prompt $7m. Hollywood court battle
Abbas, Jordanian king coordinate stance ahead of Trump meeting
Report: Egypt, PA coordinate positions ahead of Abbas, Trump meeting
IDF imposes West Bank, Gaza closures ahead of Israeli Memorial Day
Israeli youth workers exploited, unaware of their basic rights, report finds
Knesset speaker reaches out to disgruntled Israeli families of fallen troops
Swimming for a cause: From the Dead Sea to the Pacific Ocean
Bennett shows the door to Uri Ariel
Mexican diplomat to be honored for challenging UNESCO on anti-Israel vote
An oasis of creativity
Comedy in the age of Trump
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Hadar quits Hapoel Tel Aviv after less than four months
Beersheba secures back-to-back titles
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Study: Widows continue emotional relationship with deceased partner
Teaching med students with movies, objects and rare books
New Worlds: Veggies also have cholesterol
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
The cost of freedom on Israel's 69th birthday
Leaving the region better than we found it
April 30, 2017: Opinion on opinions
The hilltop youth – the inevitable result of 50 years of ‘occupation’
EU trapped between Trump and Tehran
Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia
Iran's Khamenei rebuffs president's detente policy with West
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Flip-flopping neo-Nazi used to back Trump, now blasts his 'Jew loving'
Names revealed of Jewish targets of South African twin terror suspects
President Trump proclaims May 'Jewish American Heritage Month'
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
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
These comedians want to bring Yiddish humor to TV
Grapevine: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in benching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Israeli couple commemorates pregnant daughter, 4 grandchildren slain by terrorists
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
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
Likud minister Steinitz says Abbas and the Palestinian Authority seek the destruction of Israel.
By HERB KEINON
"I see Abu Mazen as principally responsible for the wave of terrorism," Israel's energy minister said.
Security cabinet meets for second straight day to decide government moves.
Likud Minister Steinitz says Israel will make it clear to US, Russia and other world powers that Iranian forces must not be allowed to mass on Israel's border.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Qatar's Foreign Minister Khalid Mohamed A. Al-Attiyah asserted that the “major issue” behind all the turbulence in the Middle East is “that we are lagging behind on the peace process."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Strategic Affairs Minister Steinitz to head delegation to Washington in hopes of heading off diplomatic deal that allows Iran to maintain nuclear weapons breakout capability.
Intelligence minister says weapons building in Strip a gross violation of interim agreement Abbas signed 20 years ago.
NYT op-ed argues that 2-year budget would reduce the political bickering, brinksmanship that lead to unnecessary economic standoffs.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN AND NIV ELIS
Potash Corp. abandons bid to acquire Israeli chemical giant after two months of vocal opposition from Israeli politicians.
By NIV ELIS
Outgoing finance minister Steinitz wishes Lapid luck in carrying the "50-ton" burden of the position.
Transcript of meetings by committee appointed following 2011 social protests reveals effort to make recommendations easier to implement.
Israel Electric Corporation to establish a nationwide fiber-optics network that will allow super-fast Internet speeds.
The business end of beer is not all bubbles and foam, with one word summing up collective displeasure: taxes.
Yuval Steinitz says a Likud-led government likely would hold tax rates steady, but refuses to reveal party’s budget program.
By NADAV SHEMER
Finance Minister Steinitz announces revised economic forecast, predicts Israel's economy will grow by 3.5% in 2013.
By GLOBES AND JPOST.COM STAFF
The finance minister blasted Labor leader Shelly Yachimovich's economic program as a plan for economic destruction.
By YOSSI NISSAN
Histadrut-Treasury agreement completes negotiations started following general strike earlier this year.
Environment minister rounds off a week full of meetings with high-level officials said to be interested in Israel’s natural gas resources, as well as those with stakes in the off-shore reservoirs.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The decision impacts the country's two power plants that still operate predominantly on coal.
By SHARON UDASIN
Legal clause to unfreeze gas program to be activated by new Minister of the Economy, Benjamin Netanyahu.
Netanyahu: "I see great importance in cooperation with Italy also in the field of energy."
After six months of disagreements among government officials , Steinitz released the final terms of ongoing negotiations for public commentary.
Likud member makes remarks at minister exchange ceremony with outgoing post-hold Silvan Shalom.
Strategic affairs minister says measures taken to downsize establishment should not be publicized so as not to inform Israel's enemies.
Liberman: "No question" Assad using WMDs against his own people; Erdan: Iron Dome won’t offer protection from missile barrage in future.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND LAHAV HARKOV
Intelligence minister addresses Obama in statement, says demilitarization need not wait until final Israeli-Palestinian agreement.
International relations minister dismisses Palestinian demands for continued peace negotiations.
Speaking at Conference of Presidents in Jerusalem, intelligence minister says Iran could pose existential threat to Israel, US if Geneva deal goes bad.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
‘Tripartite Committee does not need to be reconvened’; PLO: Israel is ‘vastly exaggerating’ Palestinian incitement for propaganda purposes.
Strategic affairs minister says peace with Palestinians impossible until PA leader stops incitement against Israel, Jews.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Strategic affairs minister says past Israeli withdrawals showed no security arrangement can guarantee Israel's safety.
Not Israel, the Palestinian Authority, or the Americans are considering this proposal during the negotiations, MK Ahmed Tibi said.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
“Nobody will be expelled from their homes or dispossessed of his possessions,” foreign minister says.
Prime minister meets with heads of parties, tells them he cannot accept repeated insubordination in the coalition.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
International Relations Minister says Israel is not opposed to a diplomatic solution, but it must follow the Libyan track, rather than the North Korean.
Steinitz warns against repeating same mistakes made with N. Korea.
Likud minister warns against inaction in Syria: “Iran understands today that there is nothing backing up all the threats against it.”
Likud minister reacts angrily to incident in which Netanyahu forced him to leave security cabinet meeting at Lapid's request.
Ministers' responses mixed to president's speech at World Economic Forum meeting in Jordan.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Strategic Defense Minister in 'Daily Telegraph,' queries why UK support for Israel less than other English speaking democracies.
Strategic Affairs minister says at 'Jerusalem Post' Conference that Iran is equal to thirty nuclear North Koreas.
By SAM SOKOL, JPOST CORRESPONDENT
Contrary to US media reports, Strategic Affairs minister says Israel did not pressure US to take military action against Syria.
By SAM SOKOL, MICHAEL WILNER
Obama's speech was met with mixed reactions; MK Miri Regev believes it was "offensive to Netanyahu."
"We don't like that they seem to be taking away our authority," one senior ministry official remarks.
Outgoing finance minister recommends to successor: Cut spending carefully, keep two-year budget.
Labor chairwomen requests all parties to replace Netanyahu and create emergency unity gvn't to fight for "change in power."
New grants toward land purchases now available in 87 West Bank settlements, drawing ire of Left.
Le ministre des Finances, Youval Steinitz, a accordé un entretien exclusif au Jerusalem Post. Et défendu son bilan
By LISA BECK
Once it made the mistake of agreeing to bribe the PA, freeing killers was Israel’s least bad option.
By EVELYN GORDON
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz wants to see Israel become part of a regional hub supplying Turkey and Europe with natural gas.
Both sides to step up action to rehabilitate Gaza, provide assistance.
Strategic affairs minister warns against the prospect of Washington engaging in talks with Iran to stave off sectarian strife in Iraq.
Strategic affairs minister warns world powers against signing deal that allows Iran to remain a threshold nuclear power while granting it legitimacy; says extending talks better than rushing to sign deal at any cost.
Minister says Israel won't join "false celebration" over interim deal; says room for legitimate argument between Israel, US on Iran.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Strategic affairs minister say US-offered relief would make it more difficult to enforce other sanctions.
Intelligence minister says even at 3.5% enrichment, Tehran could weaponize within months, make 5-7 bombs in first year.
Intelligence minister tells Post Tehran has yet to show real willingness to give up nuclear program.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Washington Post releases details of internal Israeli documents on Iran, saying Iran can create bomb fuel "within weeks".
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
"Rouhani smarter than Ahmadinejad," says Likud minister, warning Iran will develop nukes under guise of moderation.
Powers, Iran fail to end nuclear stalemate in talks; Steinitz says Tehran is using talks to pave way toward an atomic bomb.
By HERB KEINON AND REUTERS
Strategic Affairs Minister tells the 'Post' that Herzog and Livni will not be able to hinder the Iranian nuclear issue like Netanyahu can.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,SHULY WASSERSTROM
Watch full interview on the second episode of The Jerusalem Post Election Arena later today.
National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Minister Yuval Steinitz takes reporters to a drilling rig that’s moving Israel’s natural gas industry forward.
The minister was in Israel along with a delegation of 50 Italian academics for Italian National Day, held annually on June 2.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The minister affirmed that security cooperation between Israel and Egypt is "better than ever," and asserted that "flooding is a good solution" for tackling Hamas' intricate tunnel systems.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Steinitz says attack was dealt with.
Hydrocarbon exports are ‘golden opportunity’ to bolster ‘axis of peace’ of Israel, Egypt and Jordan, energy minister says
Israel Meteorological Service predicts occasional showers accompanied by isolated thunderstorms from the North to the northern Negev on Tuesday.
Italian firm Eni’s visit here is testimony that international energy companies are interested in Israel, cabinet minister tells Post.
Steinitz rushed from bed to vote in his slippers in the middle of the night; Deri kills time by pontificating about his middle name.
Steinitz was reacting to the annual report issued by Washington which determined that terrorist attacks worldwide surged by more than a third and fatalities soared by 81 percent in 2014.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Jacob Lew defended by Sharansky and as a true friend of Israel.
Likud Minister slams boycott movement as racist and discusses "bad" Iran nuclear deal at Jpost Annual Conference.
By FRANK G. RUNYEON
Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz panned Ankara's decision to skip the Munich Security Conference.
Lockheed will begin delivering the first of a batch of 19 fully operational jets to the IAF starting December 2016.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,REUTERS
Earlier Wednesday, the minister said Israel was lobbying world powers anew against any Iranian nuclear deal that would let Tehran retain potential bomb-making technologies.
By LAHAV HARKOV,REUTERS
Energy minister takes umbrage at Ernest Moniz's comment that if he were Israeli, he would support the Iran deal.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Steinitz responds to comments US Secretary of State John Kerry made Friday that were interpreted by some as a warning for Israel to temper their criticism of Iran deal.
Steinitz characterized as “naive” those who believe that sanctions relief that will pour some $150 billion into the Iranian economy will not have an effect on the Middle East.
Strategic Affairs minister speaks to the 'Post' in pre-election interview.
Steinitz takes part in panel at Munich Security Conference in Germany.
If the Iranians get the right centrifuges, they will be two or three months away from nuclear weapons, intelligence minister warns.
Kuperwasser: Regional powers feel US turning on its allies, Palestinians not ready for peace.
Ya'alon: PM presented accurate picture on Iranian threat.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN, JPOST.COM STAFF
Likud Minister does not have "full faith" in Russian proposal, but says it has potential to end tragedy in Syria, threat to Israel.
By REUTERS, JPOST.COM STAFF
Strategic affairs minister says Assad might not just survive, but also regain territory he has lost to the opposition.
"We have reason to believe that there is still room to convince the Russians on this matter," strategic affairs minister says.
Former intelligence head to focus on threats from Syria and Iran; reiterates US and Israel "on the same side."
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Finance Minister Steinitz says should PA continue to advance UN statehood bid, Israel will stop collecting tax revenues.
Ex-finance minister and current Strategic Affairs Minister Steinitz calls budget proposal "logical," adding that education is not cheap.
MKs and ministers make an attempt at humor in YouTube videos for the New Year.
Olmert accuses PM of exaggerating on Iran nukes, but Steinitz says Tehran could produce 20-30 nukes a year; the two join Gabi Ashkenazi, Meir Dagan, Michael Oren and Alan Dershowitz at annual conference in New York.
Live video and Twitter coverage of the 2013 Annual Herzliya Conference: Time for New National and Regional Agendas.
Israel needs to conduct a powerful policy of regular education.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
Into the Fray: How is it that, time after time, the electorate ends up with a gov't adopting precisely the policy it urged voters to reject?
By MARTIN SHERMAN
"President unapologetic for responsibility to the hundreds who died unnecessarily due to his disastrous involvement in the Oslo Accords."
While we cannot promise clear-cut conclusions, we can promise a stimulating and well-informed discussion of the issues.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Many issues that will presumably accompany the upcoming visit to Israel by the foreign minister of Spain, Jose Manuel Garcia-Margolo.
By ALAN BAKER
The law, which still states that it is forbidden to use the airwaves for
campaigning, is violated daily.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK