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 and Chinese VP Wang Qishan attend the Committee on Innovation in I

Does Israel need to beware of Chinese gifts?

12/20/2018
THE US is cracking down on terror finance. (Reuters)

Facing terror, should Israel 'divorce' the Palestinians?

12/13/2018
PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu flies by helicopter to the border with Lebanon

Editor's Notes: Netanyahu’s ‘Wag the Dog’?

12/06/2018

Hezbollah’s attack tunnels are just part of Israel’s concerns in North

12/04/2018
US AMBASSADOR to Israel David Friedman speaks at the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem last yea

Editor's Notes: It’s not all about Israel

11/29/2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during an annual state memorial ceremony for Israel

Netanyahu lacks strategy but made the right decision

11/15/2018

Netanyahu as defense minister is too much

11/14/2018
Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman and other top IDF personnel in a security meeting in Tel Aviv  on

Analysis: What was the IDF doing in Gaza and is a new war brewing?

11/12/2018
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Israel Museum

What will come first - Elections or U.S. peace plan rollout?

11/09/2018
Donald Trump Pittsburgh

Editor's Notes: Don’t let the antisemites win

11/01/2018
 Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch is the senior rabbi of Stephen Wise Free Synagogue in New York City.

Reforming the Reform movement

10/25/2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the opening session of the Knesset, October 15, 2018

Editor's Notes: Stop the negative election campaigns

10/18/2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaking to reporters, October 9, 2018

Will Trump's peace plan make economic progress before final status deal?

10/12/2018
Celebrating Sukkot in Jerusalem

Editor's Notes: Defining a nation

10/05/2018

Can Israel stop Russia’s delivery of the S-300 to Syria?

09/28/2018
Israelis watching the IAF Independence Day show on the Tel Aviv beach

Editor's Notes: Time to stop the reruns

09/20/2018

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