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

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

Poland's President Andrzej Duda delivers a speech before the official start of a march marking the 1

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Polish President

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

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

A 3D-printed logo for Twitter is seen in this illustrative picture

400 Twitter accounts from ‘foreign networks’ closed since elections called


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

Ya'acov Litzman

Elections 2019: Litzman’s diagnosis for an ailing country

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

Irwin Cotler: The human rights defender


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