07.25.2016 | 19 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinian hunger striker sparks widespread protest
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Netanyahu phones Abbas, offers condolences on brother’s death
The voice of a soldier-child caught in tragedy
Your baby’s in the car! New apps and laws try to save lives
Bar encourages outsiders to challenge Herzog
Analysis: Legal dramas of the IDF intrinsically linked to Israeli society
Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation
Hebron shooter: All of my IDF commanders are liars
Settlers: Only legislation will legalize the Amona outpost
Going with the flow
WATCH: Gal Gadot's epic debut in first Wonder Woman trailer
It’s cool and fringe, it’s Yiddish
Brian Jonestown Massacre heading back to TA
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Israeli tech set to shine at Rio Olympics
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
Sports tech coming to Rio 2016, courtesy of Israel
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Not a death sentence
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Public broadcasting imperative
Africa and the revitalization of the Zionist dream
Israel emerges as a player on the world stage
Letters to the Editor
Syrian refugee kills one, wounds two with machete in Germany
'Possible that Erdogan engineered coup,' former Pentagon official tells ‘Post’
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Animals at 'world's worst zoo' in Gaza to get new homes
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
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
German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs
American Jew among those killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurds in Syria
French educators learn to teach about Israel ‘from the heart’
Dov Lipman, StandWithUs partner to teach US campers about BDS
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Kaine one of few senators not to sign letter to Obama urging increased MoU
Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigns as Democratic chair after e-mail leak
General Flynn responds to Russia accusation with anti-Semitic tweet
In turmoil over leak, Democrats point finger at Russia
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
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
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
A new proposal for peace
A long way off
A Jewish view on ‘Nature Deficit Disorder'
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
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
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
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
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
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
Saudi general Anwar Eshki leads group of businessmen and academics on rare Israel visit in part to promote the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Remarks by Palestinian Authority foreign minister come after Abbas address to African Union over the weekend.
By ADAM RASGON
It was not immediately clear what the exact target of the strike might have been, but rebels operating in the region say the Lebanese group Hezbollah also has a presence there.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"If our peace is kept, those who stand against us will also enjoy peace," premier says at Mount Herzl ceremony.
By HERB KEINON,YAAKOV LAPPIN
According to a Channel 10 report, a Hezbollah source said his organization flew the drone "as part of an operation against Israel."
In the aftermath of the failed coup, the UN body is cutting the session short and is debating only a limited number of items before concluding its Istanbul meeting later today.
Suspect works as a truck driver in Gaza, clearing sand from Hamas and Islamic Jihad tunnel digging sites.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Prime minister says visit shows relations changing for better.
By HERB KEINON
In a speech marking the Eid al-Fitr holiday on Tuesday, Haniyeh charged that Israel must free the Palestinian prisoners who were part of the Schalit deal before another deal is sealed.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Sha'aban al-Sayed, whose son Hisham disappeared in Gaza in 2015, dismisses recent protests held over the Israel-Turkey deal as unhelpful.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The friendly match, scheduled to take place in Ghana in September, was canceled because Algeria refused to host Avraham Grant.
Military says fire did not endanger local residents or security forces.
Head of right-wing Bayit Yehudi party speaks morning after learning that PM had approved new units for the Israeli-Arab neighborhood of Beit Safafa in Jerusalem.
Facebook did not respond directly to Public Security Minister Erdan's earlier criticism, but said in a statement that it conferred closely with Israel
According to Hossein Salami, deputy commander of the IRGC, "the opportunity to destroy Israel is now better than ever."
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
17-year old hailed as "martyr" by Palestinian Authority official media. Tarayrah wrote on Facebook before the attack: "Death is a right and I am asking for my right to die."
"The horrifying murder of an innocent child in her bed sheds light on the bloodlust and lack of humanity displayed by the terrorists we are facing, brainwashed by incitement," PM states.
Journalist reportedly among the Israelis that traveled to Ramallah in hopes of participating in a breaking of the fast event for Ramadan; none injured.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Anonymous Hamas official said that an important meeting between Hamas delegation and the Turkish intelligence regarding a possible prisoner deal took place several weeks ago.
Shortly afterward, the IDF said that the Red Alert' alarms had been activated in a false alarm.
The Moroccan BDS movement launched a special campaign at the beginning of the month of Ramadan calling on merchants not to sell Israeli dates.
The report has been a number of months in the making and is expected to both spell out what the Quartet believes are the reasons for the current diplomatic impasse and how it can be broken.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Each year, EISP, named after the elite IDF Unit 8200, chooses 20 young entrepreneurs out of the hundreds who apply to participate in a five-month program led by 8200 alumni.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Sling enables micro-entrepreneurs to unlock a series of financial services directly from their smartphone, with no need for hardware, intricate contracts or upfront cost.
From the Governor of the Bank of Israel to three bank CEOs, women dominate the top echelons of Israel's financial system.
By VERED RAMON-RIVLIN/GLOBES
Drilling will begin in 2016's last quarter and connect to the 282 billion-cubic-meter reservoir's infrastructure.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Right now, Israeli companies may be benefiting from the fact that they are “cheaper” than American ones, but that could cause the local market to overheat.
By NIV ELIS
The Jewish nation is tiny yet its contribution to humanity is astounding; its footprints of blessing, innovation and aid etched into the areas of mankind’s greatest need.
By ILSE POSSELT
“In Germany they don’t have a clue what it means to be hated and that’s why we don’t have understanding here for Israel’s actions and why the BDS movement is so strong."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The Future Young Professionals Mission of JNF Canada is touring all around Israel and visiting JNF Canada projects. We join them for a day in Israel's Gaza Border towns.
... on the People and State of Israel
By DAVID GEFFEN
The Netanyahu brothers went to Cheltenham High School outside Philadelphia before returning to Israel.
By GIL HOFFMAN
High Court of Justice sentences Shimon Cooper for the murder of his third wife, Jenny, and his first wife, Orit.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Miri Regev cites Sabbath violations in reasoning not to attend August 5 festivities.
Netanyahu came under harsh criticism from both the Right and the Left last week for delaying the launch of a new public broadcasting corporation.
Convicted killer Yishai Schlissel and his brother conspired to attack Thursday's march in the capital, police say.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Defense Ministry has largest budget of all government ministries, and the joint Subcommittee of the FADC often laments that they are given very few details on budget.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Yarden Noy, who was wounded by a religious zealot in a stabbing rampage at the march last year, will attend Thursday's event despite all the surrounding controversy.
The march in the conservative capital expects to draw a record turnout the year after a religious zealot murdered a 16-year-old at the procession last year.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Spain branch of El Al for months had negotiated with tourist officials from the autonomous region of Galicia over opening the flight channel.
Netanyahu to olim: This journey is not just of personal importance, but of national importance.
Three men who killed 5 in Acre explosion sentenced in plea deal for manslaughter and arson.
This summer, Nefesh B’Nefesh plans to bring 2,000 olim to Israel, and Sunday’s flight is the first of two charters set to help reach that goal.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Upon his arrest, police took Rabbi Eliezer Berland for questioning.
By JEREMY SHARON
Iran still biggest threat to Israel, new Defense Minister says in debut appearance at Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee
The agent, chosen because of his command of Arabic and appearance was trained for several months before assuming the role of an illegal arms trader.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Driver of light armored vehicle carrying Combat Engineering personnel exits vehicle with grenade in hand; IDF: We do not yet understand the circumstances of this incident.
Meretz chairwoman and party colleagues call for A-G to review appointment of Eyal Karim in light of contentious past remarks about women, homosexuals and refusing military orders.
The 11th Prince of Ligne and his wife hid hundreds of Jewish children in their family castle in Belgium during WWII.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Thank 'the Lord': 'Keeping up with the Kardashians' clan seems to be keeping up with Israel visits.
"The heart of our daughter was stabbed and killed, and this is the heart of the Jewish nation, and we need to strengthen it,” says mother of murder victim.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JACK BROOK
"I hope this can open up new opportunities for the future, for peace in the region and stability in the region," Blair says of recent developments.
The Israeli Arab MK allegedly refused to give her schedule to Knesset Security Office Yosef Griff, preventing him from assigning bodyguards to protect her.
"With this discovery we are close to unlocking the secrets of their origins," says archaeologist.
American filmmaker screening of a 35 mm print of 'Pulp Fiction' from his private collection was the hottest ticked at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Festival.
By HANNAH BROWN
The cabinet is due to approve a NIS 50 million to the two Jewish communities in the West Bank.
A start-up millionaire completely changed his life’s course after fighting in Lebanon in 2006; Naftali Bennett talks about how the war pushed him into politics.
French magazine report raises the possibility that Israel tampered with the secure phones belonging to Valls during a closed-door meeting with Netanyahu.
Progressive Jewish groups continue to hold prayer services in the upper plaza of the Western Wall until the government-approved plan for an egalitarian prayer space at the site is implemented.
Will the missile defense drill conducted in recent days convince Netanyahu to expedite talks on a new US defense aid package?
By YOSSI MELMAN
Trial was designed to see if Israel's Arrow systems, and David's Sling, could link up with American systems.
June Peace Index survey finds more than a third believe in annexing, without granting rights to Palestinians living there.
By JACK BROOK
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta vows to work to upgrade Israel's status in the African Union.
Amid operations to remove old pipelines, a maintenance ship rammed into one of the pipes and burst it open.
Family members recount their arrival at the tragic scene of the attack on Route 60 where Palestinian gunmen killed Rabbi 'Miki' Mark.
"Every time I go for a historic visit abroad, we hear about investigations," PM tells reporters while in Uganda. "It's nonsense."
Along with Dankner, all defendants in the case were convicted of manipulating the issuing of shares in order to inflate their prices.
Knesset set to decide Monday on transparency legislation.
PM says cabinet next week would discuss a program to strengthen Kiryat Arba after attack that left 13-year-old murdered.
The former foreign minister and current MK received the summons on Thursday during a trip to Britain, but the incident was kept quiet until Sunday.
Dozens of celebratory events will simultaneously take place throughout the city to mark Tel Aviv’s designation as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Since Netanyahu's 1997 remarks, he has gone on to serve as prime minister for more than 10 years cumulatively, from 1996 to 1999 and since 2009.
"It’s too dangerous there, and they don’t like us," says one Israeli.
Im Tirtzu runs program to counter "anti-Israel bias" on country’s university campuses.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The original plan, approved in 1994, called for hotels and 1,600 single-unit homes to be built on a 30-hectare plot of land adjoining Achziv Beach near Nahariya.
Announcement on two new stations comes amid a rising debt for the Israel Electric Corporation and the search for alternative electricity production.
MKs swarm Knesset podium yelling condemnations of Joint List lawmaker Haneen Zoabi and attempt to remove her from the stand.
The Hannibal Protocol gained worldwide attention in 2014, when numerous Palestinian civilians were killed after IDF initiated a massive counterattack in vain after Hamas attempted kidnap a soldier.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,YAAKOV LAPPIN
By MARC ISRAEL SELLEM
Harish, new city in Israel
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Huge cargo ships
The 'Lady Leyla' vessel is the first aid ship sent by Turkey since Ankara and Jerusalem signed a deal last week reconciling a six-year rift in diplomatic ties.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
The IHH denounced the agreement for the restoration of diplomatic ties between Ankara and Jerusalem as amounting to the acceptance of Israel's blockade of the Gaza Strip
Two senior Hamas official brushed off a Turkish report according to which Hamas gave its blessing for the Israeli-Turkish deal after Turkey's president updated Hamas's chief about the deal.
Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Feridun Sinirlioglu signs accord for the Turkish side in Ankara.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Silence is golden in St. Martin.
By SARAH LEVIN
The restaurant chain has launched a new Italian and dessert menu in more than 50 of its branches throughout the country, both kosher and non-kosher.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Failure by Orthodox leaders and organizations to stand up and be counted on this will have catastrophic repercussions on the Jewish values that should represent the foundation of the nation.
By ISI LEIBLER
As The Alternative BDS campaign shows, our organization stands ready to take action against those who seek to undermine Israel’s fine achievements.
By IZZY TAPOOHI
By PROMO CONTENT
Trump takes to Twitter to claim that the new proposed language of the Republican Party's platform is the "most pro-Israel of all time!"
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
GOP might be due to assert more support for Israeli settlements, and possibly reject all together the idea of a two-state solution, says David Friedman.