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

03/18/2019
Poland's President Andrzej Duda delivers a speech before the official start of a march marking the 1

What will it take for the Israeli-Polish crisis to end? - analysis

03/16/2019
Polish President

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

03/15/2019
Left wing protesters in Tel Aviv

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

03/10/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a press conference, February 28th, 2019

For all Israelis Netanyahu's indictment is sad

03/03/2019
A 3D-printed logo for Twitter is seen in this illustrative picture

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

02/26/2019

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

03/12/2019
The monument to the Ghetto Heroes in Warsaw, after a wreath-laying ceremony last week

Editor's Notes: The anatomy of a diplomatic crisis

02/22/2019
Elan Carr in Jerusalem.

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

02/21/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on in front of the Leviathan gas platform

Yaakov Katz says elections should be about hope

02/14/2019
American and Israeli Jews [Illustrative]

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

02/07/2019

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

02/05/2019
Benny Gantz

Gantz & Lapid: Similarities across the Center

02/01/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and  Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit

How a Netanyahu indictment changes Israel’s elections

01/25/2019
Ya'acov Litzman

Elections 2019: Litzman’s diagnosis for an ailing country

01/24/2019
IRWIN COTLER participates in a news conference of the Organization of American States (OEA in French

Irwin Cotler: The human rights defender

01/18/2019

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