Yaakov Katz

Yaakov Katz is The Jerusalem Post's editor-in-chief. He previously served for close to a decade as the paper's military reporter and defense analyst. He is the author of "Shadow Strike: Inside Israel's Secret Mission to Eliminate Syrian Nuclear Power" and co-author of two books: "Weapon Wizards - How Israel Became a High-Tech Military Superpower" and "Israel vs. Iran - The Shadow War".

In 2012-2013 he was a fellow at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University and was a faculty member at Harvard's Extension School where he taught an advanced course in journalism.
Statements by PM Netanyahu and US Secretary of State Pompeo, April 29, 2018 (GPO)

Editor's notes: The ‘new’ defense minister Liberman

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shake hands before their one-on-one

Iran, North Korea and the lessons of 2007


Book excerpt: Israel's mission to destroy Syria's nuclear reactor


Why does Israel need the American peace plan?


Editor's Notes: Taking the fight to the Iranians

Whole grain kernels

Editor's Notes: Politics, identity and kitniyot

PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu votes Tuesday in Jerusalem

Editor's Note: The magician strikes again

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a press conference, February 19th, 2019

Israel’s elections are about one question – Do we still want Netanyahu?

An Israeli flag [Ilustrative]

It's time to make Israeli elections great again - editor's notes

Paper slips from the 2015 election, at a voting booth in Jerusalem

Political stability

BLUE AND WHITE leader Benny Gantz addresses the AIPAC Policy Conference on Monday.

Keeping up the political mudslinging


Gaza is Benjamin Netanyahu’s recurring nightmare - analysis

Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Benny Gantz (R)

Editor's Notes: Why are the election campaigns moving to Washington?

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Israel Resilience party leader Benny Gantz

Hard to believe Netanyahu didn’t know about the Gantz phone hack

oland's President Andrzej Duda delivers a speech before the official start of a march marking the 10

What will it take for the Israeli-Polish crisis to end? - analysis

Polish President

Polish Pres. to ‘Post’: Israel started the crisis and it needs to end it


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