03.01.2017 | 3 Adar, 5777
The tragic case of the IDF shooting a mentally disabled man at a checkpoint south of Nablus
'Hamas doesn't want war, but the situation in the Palestinian territories is explosive'
Israeli shoots, kills terrorist during attack in family home
Israel 'obsession' may cause US to leave UN Human Rights Council
Meeting history face to face in ‘Azimuth’
Antisemitic acts in US gain attention of Netanyahu, other Israeli leaders
Herzog walks back statement about preparing for mass aliya from US
‘Ticking time bomb’ ammonia tank to be emptied by April 1
20 arrested in suspected international fraud ring
Fatboy Slim to break cultural and musical boundaries in Tel Aviv
Where does the Avi Buffalo roam
The sounds of Jewish music
Flag returns to Israeli tennis player's profile after 'mysterious' disappearance
Hapoel Jerusalem star Stoudemire in hot water for homophobic comment
Sinai Says: Disposable nature of Israeli soccer coaches becoming farcical
Jerusalem moves ahead in Eurocup quarters
Knesset to establish medical license appeal process for immigrants and returnees
Tech talk: Did someone say Skittles?
Transforming the Galilee into a food-tech stronghold
German delegation explores Israeli agriculture industry
Do people look like their names? Hebrew University research says yes
Taub Center says Israel is ‘unprepared’ to deal with elderly
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Untying the knot
Bringing together Jews and Muslims at a vandalized cemetery
Iranian Kurds, a key partner in ‘containment of Iran’
LETTERS: Comptroller’s report
Ex-CIA spy held over Egyptian cleric's kidnapping to be freed
ISIS attacks on Sinai Christians pose challenge to Sisi
Palestinian Authority to hold municipal elections in West Bank only
George W. Bush says ISIS 'thugs' can be 'degraded and defeated'
Rouhani likely to win reelection
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
US communications agency considers helping in probe of Jewish center threats
A bomb threat forced the evacuation of The Jewish Museum in London.
Jewish groups disturbed by Trump's false flag suggestion
Mothers hit hard by wave of JCC bomb threats
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Trump opens first address to Congress condemning antisemitism
Bipartisan letter calls on Trump to preserve antisemitism envoy
Trump reportedly questions authenticity of JCC bomb threats
Report: Trump mulling axing antisemitism envoy as part of budget plan
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
Grapevine: Broadcast news
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
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
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
All eyes on the ball?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
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
Though once committed to quickly moving America's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Trump administration is now approaching the subject with more caution.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Former NY mayor notes Washington's no-comment on settlement construction announcement move a stark contrast to Obama's reflexive condemnations.
By HERB KEINON
Trump, for his part, said at several points during his campaign for president that he would work toward peace between Israelis and Palestinians– "the deal of all deals."
By MICHAEL WILNER
Joint investigation concludes curriculum based on incitement against Israel.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Owner, who planned appeal, says bulldozer arrival shocked him
"The mayor is advancing a racist policy that is unacceptable to most Israelis to make personal political gains," says Free Jerusalem.
Glick said that the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War should also be "the year of sovereignty."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
‘Hezbollah, Hamas and the Iranian government, which is the source of global terrorism, are on my mind much more than where the US Embassy is,’ says one man.
2015 Rosh Hashana attack killed 64-year-old Armon Hanatziv resident, seriously wounded his 2 daughters.
A Jerusalem Magistrate's Court judge decided to release three of the terrorist's alleged accomplices but extended the remand of two others. 9 friends and family members of Fadi al-Qunbar were arrested following Jan. 8 attack.
"People need to consider if it’s worth one Israeli, Palestinian or American life to move the embassy to Jerusalem.”
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Palestinian movement's spokesman charges that “all chances for peace and stability will be lost” if Trump follows through with campaign pledge to move mission.
By ADAM RASGON
US court ruling made on grounds that Tehran and Damascus provide financial backing to the Palestinian terrorist group, to which the attacker belonged.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Four Arabs apprehended in Old City for spray-painting graffiti praising killer.
Abbas and and a number of his advisors have warned that moving the embassy would lead to instability and insecurity.
Jerusalem court extends by a week the remand of 5 members of the attacker's family.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
"You cannot expect a young cadet to operate like an infantry soldier at the scene of a terror attack if he was never trained to do so."
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV
"The message of our Islamic party Hamas is a message of encouragement and support for every jihadi who carries out an attack that puts an end to the acts of the Zionist enemy."
All victims below the age of 22, three women, one man.
Qanbar, who comes from the nearby Jebl Mukaber neighborhood, was not a member of a “militant” organization or a violent person, a relative of his told Israel Radio.
Entrepreneurs and international industry leaders gather in Jerusalem for OurCrowd Global Investor Summit.
By SHARON UDASIN
The sleepy capital is becoming a hi-tech hub to be reckoned with.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
“All the lessons were learned and all changes required to prevent such an incident from happening again were made.”
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Organization hopes to draw unaffiliated Jews from all over the world.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The lack of affordable workspace is causing a talent drain, as artists are forced to pull up their stakes in the city and find more viable places to create.
By BARRY DAVIS
Mayor Nir Barkat made it clear that the city and the police will not tolerate any festive event intended to glorify or celebrate terrorists.
By PEGGY CIDOR
No wonder Central Bureau of Statistics figures show a new peak in the number of Jerusalemites leaving Jerusalem.
"We’ll get this money in the end, but it will be like putting a Band-Aid on a serious wound..."
VALENTINE’S DAY does not necessarily comprise red roses, champagne and heart-shaped pastries. It can also have an aura of mystery, lust and even murder.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The impact of the much speculated-upon move of the US embassy to Jerusalem.
By GOL KALEV
All sides in the struggle over the strike agree: We’re talking about Israel’s largest city, but first and foremost,
also its poorest.
Getting to know the sometimes-heated inner workings
of the city’s local planning and construction committee.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Changes to bus routes in the area.
By SYBIL EHRLICH
News brief from the Jerusalem area.
Multi-year plan with PMO to be formulated to avert budget shortfalls, strikes.
"People are looking in our direction now to find that modest kind of look, which is very interesting to see."
The comments evinced heavy criticism from President Reuven Rivlin, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and ultra-Orthodox political leaders.
By JEREMY SHARON
The ultimate sophisticated “staycation”
By SHAWN RODGERS
"This service should have been available years ago."
Reasons cited for leaving the capital included prohibitive housing costs, an increasingly intolerant religious presence, subpar municipal services, and relatively low wages.
The conference will be hosted by the Besheva Media Group and is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., bringing together the country’s preeminent leaders.
Breaking the Silence CEO Yuli Novak is scheduled to speak at the event and present the organization's new report, titled "The High Command."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Blue Line to begin construction in four years, will serve up to 250,000 residents from Gilo to Ramot.
Jerusalem Day Commemoration Ceremony to highlight JNF-USA missions.
By STEVE LINDE
“The consent of the finance minister sends a positive signal to make a significant step to solve the problem, and I welcome that.”
"The Ophel constituted an area of transition between the secular and the sacred, and the sacred and the secular."
Despite deal, many questions remain for budget and Barkat-Kahlon feud.
Multi-missions to mark 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification.
‘We thought it was like this all the time,’ tourist says
By DAVID BRINN
A year has lapsed since the cabinet approved an historic agreement over prayer rights in the Western Wall. Has anything really happened since?
The primer minister's remarks came after the co-chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel indicated that Netanyahu had urged Trump to delay the process of moving the US embassy.
The threat comes one year after a sanitation strike littered the capital and created health hazards.
NIS 2 million wireless network in all four quarters to aid millions of tourists, merchants and residents
"I am holding talks with government officials in the US and I know that they are serious about their intention," Nir Barkat says in regard to US President Donald Trump's pledge.
"We are at the very beginning stages of even discussing this subject," White House spokesman Sean Spicer said in a statement.
"The president has made clear that Israel has not gotten the respect it deserves."
According to WOW, some 50 women and 20 men went to the Western Wall this morning to pray but were instructed to open their coats upon arrival at the security check.
"[Obama] has surrendered to the Iranians and radical Islam, and abandoned Israel to a hostile UN."
During the night work, drivers are asked to avoid using Highway 1
Netanyahu's appointment was barred in past from public service stemming from perjury indictment
"This sort of intolerance will drive non-haredi people out of Jerusalem."
Neuman succeeds James S. Snyder, who is ending his 20-year tenure as director to assume the newly created role of international president.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The letter, which has not yet obtained any signatures, is addressed to the president-elect's transition team in Trump Tower.
US President-elect Donald Trump's team has reportedly informed regional allies of the plans.
By ARIEL WHITMAN
Crowds gather to commemorate Yael Yekutiel; Shir Hajaj; Shira Tzur and Erez Orbach.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ANNA AHRONHEIM
After the greatest tourist hits, here are some of the deep cuts of Jerusalem.
By BEN FISHER
Looking at life in the Arab
neighborhoods of Jerusalem.
By CARMIT SAPIR WEITZ
Personal touches, local charm, and a dash of decadence set the Royal apart as a must-stay, whether for a romantic weekend, family vacation, or a welcome retreat from your business trip.
By ARIANE MANDELL
What will happen if local haredi leadership changes their approach and requests that non-kosher restaurants be barred from the shuk?
Will the Trump administration do good on its early promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem? And if so, what effect would it have on Israel and the region?
By DAVID PARSONS
A roundup of big essays on foreign policy and Western ideology.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
When you survive a terrorist attack, physical recovery is only the first step in
the healing process, and something as simple as a pillow could prove to be a
helpful companion for the rest of the way
By BARBARA SOFER
The media, from the editors down, presume that they know much better than average Israelis what they should be hearing or reading.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Palestinians are trying to rip the roots out of Zionism, Israel and Jerusalem; If there was no Temple, there is no Jewish claim to Jerusalem and Israel.
By MICAH HALPERN
These freedoms are rare in the Middle East, and Christians must support a government that gives its citizens these remarkable liberties.
By TIM HEAD
Jerusalem now more than ever needs a strong, determined opposition and we are looking forward to working for the residents of the city and not for a mayor who has lost his way.
By FLEUR HASSAN-NAHOUM
For weeks Barkat and his team had been peddling to us, his coalition partners, the idea of a strike as the only means of advancing negotiations with the Finance Ministry for the 2017 capital city grant.
Disgracefully, none of the 160 countries that currently have diplomatic relations with Israel have placed an embassy in Jerusalem.
By KENNETH BANDLER
Everything possible must be done to ease daily life for all residents of the city and allow the two communities to develop within the urban space through cooperation.
By YUDITH OPPENHEIMER
It’s a wonder that US passports for people born in Israel’s holy city don’t list them as having entered the world in “Occupied Jerusalem.”
By KENNETH LASSON
Israel is the front line. It doesn’t need world sympathy; it needs support.
By LIAT COLLINS
The failure by Abbas to condemn the attack by Monday night – more than 36 hours since it took place – is part of a culture of hate, violence and intransigence.
By JPOST EDITORIAL