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.

Second Lebanon War- Soldiers return home

The wars that defined us - A flashback in time: The Second Lebanon War


Editor's Notes: The satellites of Chelm


What if Trump offers to stop Iran if Israel makes peace with Palestinians?

bibi election

Netanyahu’s public demonstration of indecisiveness, bad policy

A Beduin boy holds Palestinian flags as he takes part in a rally marking Land Day in Umm el-Hiran

Analysis: Land Day Protests could turn into an Israeli diplomatic debacle

Before and after aerial picture of the Syrian nuclear reactor site

Imagine a world in which Syria still had its nuclear reactor today

Colonel A., pilot in the 2007 IAF bombing of a Syrian nuclear reactor site

Pilot who bombed Syrian reactor recalls role in history


Editor's notes: Shooting somebody on Fifth Avenue

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a weekly cabinet meeting on March 11, 2018

Get ready for the ugliest elections in Israeli history


The real Bibi: Corrupt politico or indispensable internationalist?

 Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu arrives in D.C. bruised but can gain from elections after AIPAC

A dairy farm in Israel uses innovative milking technologies to boost productivity.

Editor's Notes: Fighting Iran and highlighting tikkun olam


Can Israel remain strong and stable after Netanyahu?

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepares to give a speech in Tel Aviv, Israel

Editor's Notes: Is the Netanyahu era over?


The open war with Iran has begun

A BOY wrapped with Israel’s national flag is seen during a parade marking Jerusalem Day last month o

Editor's notes: Israel is not a myth


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