suez canal

Battalion commander Ami Morag (left) leading his tanks in Sinai in the Yom Kippur War
Morag's Run: Why a small desert road was a key pivot in the Yom Kippur War

Tirtur Road’s dual role – Egyptian defense line and would-be Israeli artery – would turn the nondescript desert road into a major strategic pivot.

By ABRAHAM RABINOVICH
18/09/2018
Eleanor Roosevelt letter defending Israel to be auctioned

Roosevelt’s letter was written in response to a man who took issue with a newspaper column she wrote about Israel.

28/05/2018
Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi
Jump in time: The maritime bridge to the East

A look at the Suez Canal, one of the most important engineering projects of the 19th century.

By RAMI SHALHEVET
01/12/2016
Then-prime minister Golda Meir (R) and her defense minister, Moshe Dayan, meet with Israeli soldiers
Why did the IDF release 61-year-old secret documents only now?

New information emerges on the Gibli documents and the Lavon Affair.

Iranian ship Suez canal
Egyptian 'spy' charged for allegedly passing Israel intel on Iranian warships' movements

The Port Said court also convicted in absentia the man's two alleged Israeli handlers to life in prison.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
21/12/2014
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Egypt would send troops to future Palestinian state if all parties agree, Sisi says

Egyptian president says Egypt would help the local police and reassure the Israelis through role as guarantor.

By REUTERS
23/11/2014
A US aircraft carrier in transit on the Suez Canal.
Egypt to finalize Suez Canal development tender by end of month

Project to attempt to boost Egyptian economy struggling with political turmoil since 2011.

By REUTERS
11/11/2013
The USS Kearsarge as it sails through the Suez canal.
Why large projects fail

A project is a success if it achieves its objective and is completed on time and within budget.

By STEPHEN COHEN
06/11/2013
Letters
September 15: Welcoming migrants

Migrants from Africa put the onus for granting asylum on the first nation they escape to, not some other country farther away.

By JERUSALEM POST READERS
15/09/2013
A ship crossing the Suez Canal [file].
Suez Canal Authority says attack attempted on container ship

Shipping sources say they heard 2 explosions at the Panama-flagged ship passed through the waterway.

By REUTERS
01/09/2013
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