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.
JEWISH AGENCY Chairman Isaac Herzog learns how to play soccer without a ball

Isaac "Buji" Herzog has crisscrossed the globe for the good of Israel

Flowers are seen at the site of a mass shooting where 20 people lost their lives at a Walmart in El

To stop the next attack, El Paso needs to be described as terrorism - analysis

CHINESE CONSTRUCTION workers work on the Ashdod Port in 2016

Why is Israel outsourcing its national infrastructure to China?

LIKUD AND BLUE and White campaign posters in Petah Tikvah in April

Right wing or unity? 4 scenarios for the next gov’t

A CHILD plays in the sensory therapy room at Beit Issie Shapiro.

Editor's Notes: Israel will be judged by its treatment of the weak


Trump’s use of Israel to attack Democrats will be costly -analysis

Benny Gantz has awoken from his post-election slumber.

Editor's Notes: Talk policy, not populism

Ethiopian-Israelis protest throughout the country

Editor's Notes: Racism must end in Israel

First drone

Editor's Notes: The birth of the drone


New discovery in Jerusalem's City of David: 2,000-year-old pilgrimage road


Editor's Notes: A visit to Pollard’s Manhattan apartment

Avigdor Liberman, chairman of Yisrael Beytenu in conversation with the Jerusalem Post

Editor's Notes: Avigdor Liberman wants to show the real Right

Avigdor Liberman exits the Knesset following the passing of a Knesset dispersal, 2019.

Liberman: I will not recommend Gantz as prime minister


With nod from Jordan and Gulf, Israel upgrades section near Temple Mount

WILL THEY laugh again in a few weeks? Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Avigdor Liberman

Editor's Notes: Why is Israel really going to new elections?

WILL THEY laugh again in a few weeks? Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Avigdor Liberman

The real problem is Netanyahu, no one else - analysis


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