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.

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EDITOR’S NOTES: Breaking the cycle

09/07/2018
An Israeli mobile artillery unit fires during a combined forces drill in Shizafon military base

Analysis: IDF’s new missile corps will revolutionize how Israel wages war

08/27/2018
Gadi Eisenkot

Time for a transparent IDF

08/23/2018
TRAVELERS WAIT in line at Ben-Gurion International Airport. Let critics come to Israel and see this

Editor's Notes: Politics at our borders

08/17/2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the cabinet meeting July 29, 2018

Meet the Druze general leading the Nation State Law fight

08/03/2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at a weekly cabinet meeting in May 2018.

Netanyahu sows division again: It’s ‘us or them’

07/30/2018
THE NEWLY built settlement of Amihai seen from the vinyards of Meshek Achiya just north of the Shilo

With Trump, why isn’t Netanyahu building more settlements?

07/13/2018
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish youths study religious texts at a synagogue in Jerusalem April 7, 2011.

Editor's Notes: Time for a Halachic revolution

07/06/2018

Editor's Notes: Moving the goalpost: The much-anticipated U.S. peace plan

06/22/2018
Kyai Haji Yahya Cholil Staquf shakes hands with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, June 14, 2018.

Editor's Notes: A message of peace and rahma

06/15/2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) and Israeli Culture Minister Miri Regev (L) present th

Cut the politics: Regev, Messi and the BDS movement

06/09/2018
Smoke rises following an Israeli air strike in Gaza May 29, 2018

Editor's Notes: Changing the Gaza paradigm

06/01/2018

EDITOR’S NOTES: Surrealism and media failures

05/19/2018
US President Donald Trump

EDITOR'S NOTES: The final word on Iran

05/10/2018

Editor's Notes: The Iran show

05/03/2018
Israeli flag

Israel at 70: Time to be proud

04/20/2018

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