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

12/06/2019

Where are the protests against Netanyahu?

11/29/2019
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

11/22/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu whispering in cabinet government meeting on July 23, 2018

Netanyahu, it's time to step down - comment

11/21/2019
Israel elections:time to vote.

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

11/22/2019
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?

11/18/2019
U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo listens during a news conference in Reykjavik

West Bank settlements not illegal, Pompeo announces in historic shift

11/18/2019

Bennett starts new role in trial by fire

11/15/2019

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

11/15/2019
Rocket fired from Gaza Tuesday morning

What Gaza means for Iran, Hamas and Gantz - Analysis

11/13/2019

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

11/08/2019
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

11/06/2019

Politicians take advantage of Israeli apathy for wasteful Kotel cable car

11/05/2019
An Israeli Apache helicopter during routine training

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

11/01/2019
Jason Greenblatt, US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy.

With peace plan launch delayed, Greenblatt announces final departure date

10/20/2019

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

10/20/2019

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