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.
Left wing protesters in Tel Aviv

Editor's Notes: Why is ‘Left’ an Israeli curse word?

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a press conference, February 28th, 2019

For all Israelis Netanyahu's indictment is sad


Relax, Otzma hasn’t ruined Israel-U.S. ties

The monument to the Ghetto Heroes in Warsaw, after a wreath-laying ceremony last week

Editor's Notes: The anatomy of a diplomatic crisis

Elan Carr in Jerusalem.

Trump envoy to ‘Post’: Antisemitism at its worst since Holocaust

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on in front of the Leviathan gas platform

Yaakov Katz says elections should be about hope

American and Israeli Jews [Illustrative]

Editor's Notes: Letting elections come between Israel and the Diaspora


Pollard says Netanyahu-Trump posters prove 'PM has abandoned me'

Benny Gantz

Gantz & Lapid: Similarities across the Center

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and  Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit

How a Netanyahu indictment changes Israel’s elections

IRWIN COTLER participates in a news conference of the Organization of American States (OEA in French

Irwin Cotler: The human rights defender

Jerusalem light rail

Israel okays signing deals with companies working in Iran, gov’t reveals

Aviv Kochavi (L) and Gadi Eisenkot (R)

Eisenkot sets public diplomacy example for Kohavi with farewell campaign

Former IDF chief-of-staff Benny Gantz, December 26th, 2018

Editor's Notes: Is Benny Gantz the messiah of Israel’s political system?

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a weekly cabinet meeting, December 16th, 2018

Elections will be greatest test of Netanyahu’s career

Benjamin Netanyahu

Don’t make this election the ugliest ever


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