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?

THE US is cracking down on terror finance. (Reuters)

Facing terror, should Israel 'divorce' the Palestinians?

PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu flies by helicopter to the border with Lebanon

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


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

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

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during an annual state memorial ceremony for Israel

Netanyahu lacks strategy but made the right decision


Netanyahu as defense minister is too much

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?

US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Israel Museum

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

Donald Trump Pittsburgh

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

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

Reforming the Reform movement

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

Editor's Notes: Stop the negative election campaigns

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaking to reporters, October 9, 2018

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

Celebrating Sukkot in Jerusalem

Editor's Notes: Defining a nation


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

Israelis watching the IAF Independence Day show on the Tel Aviv beach

Editor's Notes: Time to stop the reruns


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