03.30.2017 | 3 Nisan, 5777
Palestinian woman shot dead in stabbing attack lost son in police shooting
UN looks for Trump foreign policy hints from tough-talking envoy
Arab states to UNESCO: Reject Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem
Watch: Hamas threatens top Israeli officials over Gaza assassination
Holocaust Remembrance Day poster contest winner addresses stolen identity
Officer indicted for beating east Jerusalem man
Is Israel on the verge of freezing the isolated settlements?
WATCH: Babies try gefilte fish for the first time
'Political crisis that threatened Israeli coalition resolved'
Israel to slash payments to UN, give money instead to supportive countries
Bill would cancel property–tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs
Israeli military exports rise to $6.5 billion
Italian fare with French flair
Seafood takes pride of place at Abrage
The Russia Ballet Theater will perform ‘Don Quixote’
Vigdorchik brings in sponsorship for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics
Amid floundering season, Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Barcelona
Beitar adopts no-tolerance policy on racism
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
Israeli bird-watching event raises NIS 254,000 to save black storks
Your Taxes: New Israel-Canada tax treaty
Tech Talk: EyeYon receives new financing
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
This Normal Life: Transforming FOMO into JOMO
The Human Spirit: Hijacking feminism
In Plain Language: The power of one
Out There: ‘Hobbling on the highway, hidin’ from adventure’
'Syrian refugee numbers pass 5 million mark in Mideast'
US-Israeli activist raises funds for Syria via new taxi service
Arab world surprisingly mum on Modi visit to Israel
New PLO ambassador to US has high hopes for Trump era
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Jews slam Belgian region's plan to ban ritual slaughter
British Baroness calls on government to prosecute Brits serving in the IDF
Ken Livingstone repeats claim that 'Hitler supported Zionism'
The new tech tool helping to flag campus antisemitism
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
David Friedman sworn in as new US Ambassador to Israel
AIPAC to lobby against Trump foreign aid cuts
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
AIPAC renews focus on two-state solution, tries to shore up Democratic support
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Pre-Passover tensions
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of March 31, 2017
Grapevine: Italian film festival
Grapevine: Crossing the line
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
JPost on Instagram
How Sarah Silverman's new show plans to take on politics
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just A Thought: On Jewish memory
Meeting real Americans
A Bounty of Books
Hot off the Arab press
Foreign flavors at Mamilla Rooftop
Ready, set, go!
This week in Jerusalem
Two she-bears in Thailand
Hitting the notes, together
Time and tide wait only for artists
A life in film
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מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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Opinion: Raising Arrows - Fruits of Labor
World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Building Mitzpe Ilan, a Young Community on the Seam Line
KKL France’s 20th Walk for Water in Israel
Meeting on Water Sensitive Cities
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Ya’alon defends Gantz against damning Gaza war report
By UDI SHAHAM,GIL HOFFMAN
"This is not a soccer match with winners and losers."
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Why did the defense establishment stonewall the security cabinet on certain aspects of the tunnel threat, such as the limited effectiveness of air strikes?
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The former senior minister says both sides did not want a confrontation.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Thus significant positive developments came out of Operation Protective Edge despite its failures.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The truth of the report is complicated, and the reality of the war even more so.
Leaked security cabinet transcripts reveal Bennett pushing for attack and Ya’alon urging caution
By JEREMY SHARON,HERB KEINON
There are significant defects regarding physical protection, early warning systems and the evacuation of the population, which would increase the risk of civilian life during a war.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,ANNA AHRONHEIM
B'Tselem: The IDF can’t keep calling targeting failures ‘mistakes’ if it doesn’t try to fix them
The game, Liyla and the Shadows of War, has been downloaded over 100,000 times from the Google Play Store and is rated 4.7 out of 5.
By ASHER WEBER
The trip would supposedly be for a visit and not to gather evidence.
In the 5th report on 2014 Gaza war crimes probes released by the IDF the death of 49 civilians deemed legal.
Nada Kiswanson, a legal researcher at Palestinian rights group Al-Haq, says she's received death threats by e-mail, via family members and in the form of flower deliveries to her home.
In the next conflict in Gaza, Hamas will aim to pound IDF staging areas and communities near the Strip.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Yossi Langotsky pushed for a geophysics solution to the tunnel threat while the security establishment was insistent on "reinventing the wheel."
High figure ‘casts doubt’ on claim that all of IDF’s targets in Gaza were legitimate, says left-wing group
Rights group says IDF investigations ‘lack independence and impartiality’
By JOSH SOLOMON
Two years after Operation Protective Edge, Israel and Hamas ready for next round.
Gaza border area residents fear for the next war with Hamas as they look back on two years since Protective Edge.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Goldin and Shaul families come out against deal; Shauls to set up protest tent outside Prime Minister's Residence.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Danny Yatom: Hamas dragged Israel into a conflict, and Israel failed to understand this
Hamas understands that because of its military inferiority versus the IDF, digging tunnels is one of the main ways it has of achieving impressive tactical gains in the event of a conflict.
A close look at how ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda views the issue of war crimes in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict sheds light on how the court will proceed with claims against Israel.
Shapira delivered the draft of the report due to the urgent nature of the tunnel threat on all fronts.
Since 2014 Gaza war, Hamas has claimed it is in possession of the body of fallen IDF soldier deemed missing in action.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign calls for the imposition of sanctions and an arms embargo on Israel.
Shin Bet: Hamas recruited Salafist-jihadist suspect during 2014 war; used surgeon's home as base to plant bombs.
No major rehabilitation has been done since the end of Operation Protective Edge, says UNCTAD coordinator of assistance to the development of Palestinians.
By RO YEGER
Members of the Goldin family say the only reliable information is that from security forces.
Al Jazeera interview with Hamas commanders also airs never before seen photos of Gilad Schalit in captivity in Gaza.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Shin Bet arrests 21-year-old from Rafah with knowledge of terrorist group's plans.
Hamas has changed its strategy as a result of heavy losses during Operation Protective Edge, 'Al-Hayat' quotes sources in Gaza as saying.
Cornerstone laid for Children's Center in honor of Daniel Tragerman, the youngest casualty of Operation Protective Edge.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
"We will not abandon the citizens and we will not shirk our responsibility," Mufeed al-Hasayneh says at ceremony in Gaza.
The group has released a number of propaganda videos to mark one year anniversary of Operation Protective Edge.
The Yesh Atid MK criticized Mary McGowan Davis for not calling those who shoot rockets at Israel terrorist organizations
By LAHAV HARKOV
In the first three months of 2016, hotels sold roughly 705,000 nights to tourists, which represents a meager 5% increase over the same period in 2015.
By NIV ELIS
Après avoir mené une enquête minutieuse, des responsables militaires de haut rang venus
des quatre coins du globe ont tranché : n’en déplaise à certaines ONG, Tsahal garde
son titre d’armée la plus morale du monde
Jewish and Arab boys represent Jerusalem in an international running event, despite earlier violence engulfing the city.
By NAAMA BARAK
Aish Hatorah partnered with the Lone Soldier Center in Memory of Michael Levin and parents Evie and Stuart Steinberg to host the completion and dedication of a Torah scroll written in memory of Max.
By SARAH LEVI
Security cabinet was informed of all threats, issues during 2014 Operation Protective Edge, says Yossi Cohen.
Although the Comptroller’s Report hit Netanyahu hard, he is definitely not yet down for the count.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Hanegbi: Protective Edge was a success
‘Netanyahu and Ya’alon abandoned, concealed and whitewashed’
Ya'alon, along with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz, faced sharp criticism in the report.
By GIL HOFFMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Bennett and Livni continue their battle over the Gaza War in how they saw State Comptroller Joseph Shapira's report.
The report cites major failings from the prime minister, defense establishment, security cabinet, and others which could have cost the country dearly.
The Shin Bet and IDF Military Intelligence did not have a clear division of labor in regard to Gaza intelligence gathering in the run up to Operation Protective Edge, Comptroller finds.
Some of Israel's wars that were found to have the most failures and flaws delivered the best long-term results.
Israel must learn important lessons from the State Comptroller's report on Gaza terror tunnels or the county will face disastrous consequences in the future, says Yoav Gallant.
By YAAKOV KATZ
The report is expected to criticize Netanyahu's handling of the security cabinet ahead of and during the 2014 operation in Gaza, especially regarding the issue of terror tunnels dug by Hamas.
The State Comptroller’s Report is due out Tuesday and is widely expected to be critical of prime minister.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM,GIL HOFFMAN
State Comptroller report, due out on Tuesday, expected to be highly critical of Netanyahu, Ya'alon and Gantz.
A related report by Comptroller Joseph Shapira’s office on whether Israel complied with international law during the war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip will be released at a later date.
Parts of the report are due to remain classified for national security reasons.
Publication of report on Protective Edge to be voted on. • Two new cases open up against Netanyahu.
By JEREMY SHARON,UDI SHAHAM
Following his injury, Ben Ari was named a symbolic commander of the Elite Paratroopers Reconnaissance Unit.
The partially-classified report said the IDF knew there was a tunnel threat, but not how big it was, and thus the divisions were not prepared to deal with them.
Despite no contact from Hamas the group slammed the ICC for ‘surrender’ to ‘Israeli occupation.’
Hatzel to Likudniks: I’m not such a bad guy.
Netanyahu has come under criticism from Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid for not holding in-depth discussions and preparing adequately for the Hamas attack tunnels.
By HERB KEINON
As Netanyahu took to the stage, a bereaved father of one of the fallen soldiers burst out yelling: "photograph the man who makes a joke out of democracy!"
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The prime minister is concerned that attacks on his handling of the Gaza war will be used to undermine his position.
Not indicting Lt.-Col. Neria Yeshurun for Gaza war crimes is a hard decision to explain to the world.
Defense Ministry unveils new application at suggestion of Ofer Mendelovich, whose son, Oz, fell in Gaza in 2014.
Democrat candidate inflated Gaza death toll; Elkin: Politicians sometimes make mistakes.
Despite heeding the UN General Assembly’s vote upgrading Palestine's status within the UN, ICC Prosecutor says that the UNGA does not dictate to her, and is now out of the picture.
Movement for Quality Government in Israel receives AG's response on 2014 leak of classified data.
The total number of tourists to visit Israel in 2015 was estimated at more than three million.
By SAM SOKOL
At a press conference held by the Shaul family, Oron's mother demanded action from the prime minister in delivering her son's body back from Hamas hands.
A columnist and blogger for pro-Kremlin paper used a picture of Israeli shielding a baby during Operation Protective Edge, claiming it was a Ukrainian civilian separatist.
The Torah scroll dedicated in Max’s honor will ideally be used by other soldiers in the army.
By HANNAH SARISOHN
When commanders are under fire, campaigns erupt accusing the IDF’s legal division of undermining IDF combat soldiers’ morale.
Lawyer: IDF MAG fooled by recording.
“Not a day, not a moment passes, when the memory of my beloved Max is not on my mind and in my heart,” says father of California native.
Despite the failings pointed out by the State Comptroller’s report on the 2014 Gaza war, Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to emerge unscathed.
Eyewitnesses say that the blast was caused when Palestinians moved the remnant of an IAF bomb left over from last summer's Operation Protective Edge.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Senior Hamas leader Zahar warns of renewed violence if blockade of Gaza not broken.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Tunnels are a threat to Israel, but the bigger threat is the government’s tunnel vision. It is time to correct that.
The Obama administration’s support for Hamas was not passive.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Interface between the government and the military needs to be smoother and more effective.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The next conflict with Hamas-ruled Gaza is not a question of if but one of when.
If the State of Israel would like to continue to exist, the IDF and the Israeli leadership must carry out military preparations for an operation that is fundamentally different from Protective Edge.
By YOM-TOV SAMIA
During Operation Protective Edge, we saw heightened displays of nationalism by Israeli Arabs through protests in an effort to show their support for their people.
By GLENN FIELD
Israel does not follow an “excessively high moral standard” out of self-righteousness.
By LIOR AKERMAN
By BASSEM EID