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.

How the Israel-Iran war might begin


Where are the protests against Netanyahu?

A general view shows the Israeli settlement of Beitar Illit in the West Bank April 7, 2019

Mike Pompeo's announcement: a grand gesture – for now

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu whispering in cabinet government meeting on July 23, 2018

Netanyahu, it's time to step down - comment

Israel elections:time to vote.

JPost Editor calls on all 120 members of Knesset: Wake-up

A Jewish settler walks at the Jewish settlement outpost of Adei Ad B in the West Bank

Does U.S. shift on settlements increase the chances for peace?

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo listens during a news conference in Reykjavik

West Bank settlements not illegal, Pompeo announces in historic shift


Bennett starts new role in trial by fire


Gaza report card: Assassination revealed IDF's strengths and weaknesses

Rocket fired from Gaza Tuesday morning

What Gaza means for Iran, Hamas and Gantz - Analysis


Naftali Bennett's moment: Will he ditch Netanyahu and anoint Gantz as PM?

IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi in a meeting with IAF commanders

It’s time Kochavi speaks up, tell truth about threats to Israel - analysis


Politicians take advantage of Israeli apathy for wasteful Kotel cable car

An Israeli Apache helicopter during routine training

After Baghdadi, a look at effectiveness of Israel's assassination policy

Jason Greenblatt, US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy.

With peace plan launch delayed, Greenblatt announces final departure date


Pompeo to ‘Post’: Israel has right to act in Syria, U.S. will stop Iran


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