03.27.2017 | 29 Adar, 5777
Supermarket bomb terrorist cuts plea-bargain deal to be deported from US
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
Israelis gush over MK's announcement of baby girl to be raised with gay father
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Crime lords battle royale
Amona evacuees: ‘If new settlement is not authorized, we’ll build one ourselves’
Bennett meets Trump envoy in Washington
Steinitz: Good thing $38b. defense package signed with Obama
Netanyahu's inner circle shrinks as top official leaves job
'No daylight' with Trump administration, Israeli ambassador Dermer says
Steps on the Silk Road
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!
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
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Israeli-German study shows circular RNA can encode for proteins
Israel receives low marks for geriatric nursing coverage in OECD report
Free SMS program to help Arab men quit smoking begins
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
Reality Check: Netanyahu’s election calculations
Why pride and courage are the keys to the Jewish people’s future
March 27, 2017: Broadcast woes
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
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
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
US seeks 'equitable and just' solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Pence says
Dallas JCC evacuated over threatening phone call after Israeli suspect arrested
Jewish Ugandans on MASA gather pieces of Israel to take back home
Israeli Veganism: Introducing the land of soy milk and date honey to the world
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Report: Kushner to head new office tasked with fixing government inefficiency
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
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
'Guardian' cites unnamed Iranian with ties to the regime echoing allegation made by Western intel official one day earlier.
By JPOST.COM STAFF AND YAAKOV KATZ
Western intel official tells 'TIME' that Mossad was behind missile base blast; Khamenei appears at officer's funeral.
By YAAKOV KATZ
By REUTERS AND JPOST.COM STAFF
Balance of power between Khamenei and Ahmadinejad is at stake in upcoming parliamentary elections.
By DAVID ROSENBERG / THE MEDIA LINE
Iranian youngsters exposed to Western media struggle to deal with tough Iranian laws and "morality police" regulating social interactions.
The new president will run economy of 75 million people and exert influence when Khamenei decides on national security matters.
Pew Research Center poll shows 40% of Iranians think religious figures should play large role in politics; majority back sharia.
Chavez described as someone who kept Palestine "in his heart"; symbol for those "scarred by imperialism" Ahmadinejad says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF AND REUTERS
The first visit by an Iranian president to Egypt since the 1979 Islamic Revolution signals the shifting dynamic in the region.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Rutgers professor aims to challenge the regime in Tehran; says regime's anti-Zionist rhetoric is "toxic" to Iranian interests.
By MICHAEL WILNER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Longtime cameraman for Iranian president stays behind after UN trip, applies for political asylum, lawyer says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Interview with Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on public television station triggers criticism.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL, JPOST CORRESPONDT
In Fox News interview, Oliver Stone's son defends Iranian president's controversial comments on Israel, Holocaust.
With Ahmadinejad, Chavez at his side, Nicaraguan president calls Gaddafi's death a "crime."
Iranian president set to arrive in Venezuela as part of Latin American swing in the face of increasing sanctions.
EU says Iran nuclear talks must be "constructive and substantial"; Russia and China have blocked a broader response to Syria repression.
Western walk-out of Iranian president's speeches has become an annual ritual; 9/11 conspiracy theories, Holocaust denial "red lines."
Iran's budget for the year starting in March 2014 tops $66 billion, down from Ahmadinejad's $200 billion budget last year.
Former president takes offense at successor's claims that he is responsible for dire state of Iranian economy.
Following nuclear deal that granted Tehran some sanctions relief, Iranian president says predecessor left country with $67b. of debt.
As Iran seems keen to heal old conflicts internally and with the West, the state is reviewing house arrest of opposition leaders Mirhossein Mousavi, Mehdi Karoubi; conservatives may fear consequences of freeing men
'Telegraph' reports that Iran cancels conference in latest move to demonstrate new diplomatic direction under Rouhani.
Vilified in the West for his vitriol, blamed at home for economic woes, the outgoing president created a cult following in his country, rising from obscurity to become the most visible actor on the Iranian stage.
Iran expert tells 'Post' candidates are attempting to put on moderate face.
Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi says Iran will continue to go forward with nuclear program for peaceful purposes.
By YASSER OKBI
All candidates for presidential election emphasize right to nuclear energy; former negotiator says Iran "mastered" technology.
UN nuke watchdog will urge Iran to stop stonewalling investigation into suspected atomic bomb research.
Ahmadinejad more conciliatory than Supreme Leader but does not have authority over nuclear talks.
Morsi greets Iranian president as he disembarks at Cairo airport in first visit to Egpyt by Iranian head of state since 1979.
Iranian president invited by President Morsi to visit Cairo, to discuss resuming of diplomatic relations between the countries.
Israel says Sudan was transit point for Iranian weapons going to Gaza; Gulf Arab states among Sudan's biggest investors.
Iranian president declares the age of nuclear deterrence 'long gone,' denying his country is seeking an atomic bomb.
As currency plunges, Iranian president defends economic policies, claiming country's enemies waging "psychological war" against it; lawmaker: If nuclear negotiations fail, we will raise enrichment to 60% purity.
Sources say hackers disrupted bank websites and networks starting in 2011, after Iran beefed up its cyber capabilities; evidence shows attacks may be retaliation for sanctions.
IRGC, ground forces commanders say Iranian retaliation to Israeli strike will lead to destruction of "Zionist regime."
Iranian president slams Israel as military parade displays Shahab 3 missile, which it claims can reach Tel Aviv.
Meeting Hamas official Zahar in Tehran, Iranian president comments on plots of "arrogant powers," Palestinian rights.
Value of passed budget is significantly lower due to drop in currency, hit by international sanctions.
Iranian Oil Minister Rostam Ghassemi says there are financial problems, but no ban on selling to Spain, other EU countries.
Ahead of nuclear talks, Iranian president strikes defiant tone, says Tehran "will not retreat even one iota from its rights"
Official Iranian media says Tehran has cut oil exports to Spain and may halt sales to Germany, Italy in apparent move to strengthen negotiating position ahead of nuclear talks.
Ahead of nuclear negotiations, Iranian president says country can "manage easily" without exporting its oil for several years.
Ahmadinejad praises cooperation between two countries; Turkish PM reiterates support of Iran's nuclear rights.
Iran blames world problems on West; Obama says compromise can be reached on peaceful atomic energy for Tehran.
US secretary of state, EU's Ashton say Tehran appears to accept that its nuclear program would be a subject of talks in formal letter.
By HILARY LEILA KRIEGER AND REUTERS
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton say letter shows "potential possibility" that Iran is ready for talks, accentuate primacy of nuclear issue, sustained negotiations.
"All problems are coming from outside," Ahmadinejad tells a news conference in the Pakistani capital.
Tehran to announce "very important" achievements, Ahmadinejad says during celebration of Islamic revolution anniversary.
UN nuclear watchdog plans another visit "in the very near future"; S. Korea, Japan want US to detail Iran sanctions.
Ahmadinejad accuses world powers of meddling in region as UN inspectors arrive to check military aspects of nuclear program.
Inspectors to seek answers from Iranian officials on concerns over military aspects of nuclear program.
Iranian president increases bank rates to 21% in attempt to stabilize rial, reverse dash for dollars and gold.
Iranian security official is quoted as saying those responsible for killing scientist "will never feel safe."
Iranian president says his country is being "punished" for no reason, after being awarded an honorary doctorate.
"Enemy's moves focused on preventing Iran's development," leader says as pressure mounts over nuclear program.
Ahmadinejad says Iran always "willing to negotiate and cooperate," but West more interested in confrontation.
Iranian president lashes out following EU decision to tighten sanctions against Islamic Republic; accuses western countries of wanting to plunder Iranian bank accounts abroad to ease their own economic crises.
Iranian president says he doesn't think Tehran, US are on collision course; Iran's roleis to "explain that 'occupation' should be eliminated."
Iranian president slams "western intolerance for debate over Jewish state's existence" at "Intifada Conference" in Tehran.
Ahmadinejad isn't the only Iranian president to delineate nuclear aspirations. It's time the world sat up and noticed.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Beilinite folly is dangerous because they dominate the media, dictate the national agenda and may inspire future governments as they did the one which gave us Oslo.
By SARAH HONIG
In an excerpt from his book, Hirsh Goodman analyzes the Iranian threat.
By HIRSH GOODMAN
Ahmadinejad had not announced any plans to run in the vote scheduled for May, but has made several speeches in recent months, prompting speculation of a political comeback.
Ahmadinejad reiterated that despite promises to improve ties between the two countries, the US is pursuing the same "hostile policies along with the same trend of enmity."
A Facebook and Instagram campaign were started shortly after the letter was published called "Demand for Trial of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad."
The former Iranian president is making an intense media push as he returns to the public eye.
By HAGAI LAP
Mohammad Reza Rahimi, who was appointed in 2009 after Ahmadinejad's re-election, was indicted in March in connection with a billion-dollar money laundering and embezzlement scheme.
The five main reasons for death sentences in Iran are heresy, homosexuality, rape, murder and armed struggle.
Javad Zarif called Holocaust "horrifying tragedy,"; Islamic hardliners summon him to appear in closed session of parliament to discuss matter.
Iranian president-elect to pick cabinet of experienced insiders, will select head of charity-cum-business foundation as chief nuke negotiator.
Iranian president-elect says gov't infighting must stop, cooperation needed in order to combat "possibly highest inflation in world."
President says outgoing Iranian leader's deed neither forgotten nor accepted; new Iranian president to be judged by future deeds.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Exiled Bani-Sadr: Republic is erasing itself in the face of the Leader whose only goal is to cement his own power.
Prime Minister says Islamic Republic is "methodically moving forward" with nuclear program, despite outcome of election.
By HERB KEINON AND REUTERS
Analysts say Iran's supreme leader seeks a loyal and docile future president.
Iranian supreme leader sees surprise candidacy of rivals - Ahmadinejad protege, former president - as threat to his authority.
Sleiman: Tehran at fault for drone downed over Israel; Hezbollah threatens rocket fire on Israel "from Kiryat Shmona to Eilat."
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Iranian president's request to visit prison where his press adviser is held denied, said to be a sign of his waning influence.
Iranian president tells German newspaper that "8 years is enough," he will quit when 2nd term ends and return to academia.
Khamenei even more extreme on nuclear issue than Ahmadinejad, experts say.
By OREN KESSLER
Iranian supreme leader's acolytes expected to occupy over 3/4 of parliament; result likely to erode Ahmadinejad's authority.
Iranian president may pay the price for failing to conform to Khamenei's rule in upcoming parliamentary election.
Karoubi: Vote will only be "rubber-stamp" affair; Iranian opposition has been marginalized since unrest after 2009 elections.
President's media aide hits out at rival conservatives; reformist newspaper banned for 2 months for "insults."
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad slams foreign intervention in Libya, Syria: "Justice, freedom, respect - this is the right of all nations."
Some of our most popular stories covered the serious news, some were feel-good and some were just weird. We take a look back.
By THE JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Always dreamed of ruling a country with an iron fist? Find out your dictatorship potential!
By NATI GABBAY
An Iran poll survey suggests that the former president now trails incumbent Hassan Rouhani by just eight percentage points in a head-to-head match-up, compared with 27 points in May 2015.
By JASON M. BRODSKY
Though Rohani's tone is undoubtedly less incendiary, he is the same person who presided over the secret advance of the nuclear program.
By IRWIN COTLER
The next Iranian president will have to deal among other issues with - sanctions, regional policy and results from actions in Syria.
By BARRY RUBIN
The world is numb listening to useless addresses in an organization that has become ineffective in dealing with today’s global challenges.
By URI SAVIR
Yom Kippur, more than any other holiday, has long served as a haunting
metaphor for my feelings of guilt over the starvation and depravity my grandparents and other Holocaust victims were forced to endure.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Had I ignored my wife’s nagging I probably would have remained squarely on my butt, and my family would be among the 46% of the souls in this country having to deal with yet another headache, a serious one at that.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Neither Obama or Netanyahu can afford to let the Iranians go on with their nuclear program.
By JAY BUSHINSKY
There’ll be no Arab enlightenment until Arabs acknowledge that they’re victimized by their own self-produced disasters.
Our duty is clear. It is not enough to be good. We must know what to do when we face evil.
By RON PROSOR
Iranian president in Ecuador: "We don't believe in making atom bombs, we believe it's immoral."