01.23.2017 | 25 Tevet, 5777
Eyewitnesses: Police fired on police during Umm-Al-Hiran demolition
Amona families threaten resistance if Knesset fails to pass settlement bill
Hamas official says Trump is an ignoramus
Building materials approved for 1,500 Gazan homes damaged in 2014 war
Panel to ask if gov’t is hiding report on granting migrants refugee status
Yellow-and-blue closes in on Beersheba
Trump invites Netanyahu to come to White House in February
A feast for the senses
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
Defense minister: No possibility of bilateral agreement with Palestinians
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
The call of the wild
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Gigawatt Global breaks ground on its second East African solar field
Government approves NIS 250m. plan to promote smart transportation
Sourasky purchases corneas in bulk from US
Israeli researchers introduce unique signature verification tech
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Antisemitism in the US
Think about it: Affair 2000
Right from wrong: Inaugural tears of joy
January 23, 2017: Trump inauguration
Syria's warring sides gather for new attempt to break deadlock
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Spanish courts deal double blow to BDS movement
US Senator blasts German institute for hosting pro-Hezbollah speaker
Melbourne Jewish day schools: PM is ‘dissing us during visit next month’
Community mourns death of Jewish girl, 10, killed in Australia car attack
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Joshua Kushner, brother of Trump son-in-law, spotted at Women’s March
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
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Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
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
'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."