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Kushner in Bahrain: Criticizing our plan won't help Palestinians:

June 26th, 2019


“When people criticize, the question I would ask them is what is your idea, what ideas are you putting forward,” he told reporters.

By HERB KEINON


A synagogue in Bahrain? Not your average prayer in the Persian Gulf:

June 26th, 2019


“This is historic,” Houdie Nonoo said. “It is the first time in my lifetime that I’ve been in this synagogue with a morning minyan, and more than a minyan”

By HERB KEINON


UNRWA raises $110 million for Palestinians on same day as Bahrain summit:

June 26th, 2019


The agency services 5.4 million Palestinian refugees in Gaza, the West Bank, east Jerusalem, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.

By TOVAH LAZAROFF


Palestinians welcome Oman's decision to open embassy in Ramallah:

June 26th, 2019


“This is a positive development,” said an adviser to PA President Mahmoud Abbas. “But we hope that this is not a first step towards establishing diplomatic relations between Oman and Israel.”

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH


Dutch rail company to pay Holocaust survivors compensation:

June 27th, 2019


NS reportedly earned millions of dollars from the Nazis for its work in transporting Jews and other minorities during the Holocaust.

By ALEX WINSTON


Palestinian murdered German for being 'rich Jew’ who 'destroyed my country':

June 26th, 2019


A witness said the 31-year-old Palestinian man named Iyad B. said the real estate investor and 57-year-old victim Michael Riecher is a " rich Jew" who “annihilated my country.”

By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL


Iraqi president: we cannot afford another conflict, enough is enough:

June 26th, 2019


"We do not want our territory to be a staging post for any hostile action against any of our neighbors, including Iran."

By TZVI JOFFRE


Barak forms new anti-Netanyahu party:

June 26th, 2019


At a press conference in Tel Aviv, Barak vowed that his as yet unnamed party would be the basis for more political bonds.

By GIL HOFFMAN


Chilean president apologizes for Temple Mount visit with Palestinians:

June 26th, 2019


Israel had agreed that Piñera could go up to the Temple Mount, known to Muslims as al-Haram al-Sharif - but presumed he would do so, as is customary, together with Wakf officials.

By TOVAH LAZAROFF,GREER FAY CASHMAN


Barak brings lightening but may strike wrong target - analysis:

June 26th, 2019


Barak appeared to be bursting with excitement to appear before reporters in the flesh after seeing them only on social media for the past six and a half years.

By GIL HOFFMAN


Picasso sold during Nazi escape can stay at New York's Metropolitan Museum:

June 26th, 2019


Katzmann said it would be unfair for the Met to give up the Picasso, given the "unreasonable" delay in demanding its return.

By REUTERS


Check Point CEO: Companies must shift from cyber detection to prevention:

June 26th, 2019


Shwed highlighted the challenge faced by enterprises when trying to identify the right technologies offered by thousands of different vendors.

By EYTAN HALON


Resting places of Adiabenian Jewish queen to re-open in Jerusalem:

June 26th, 2019


The tombs, discovered in Jerusalem by Louis Félicien de Saulcy in 1863, are owned by the French government since 1885.

By HAGAY HACOHEN


Text-messaging initiative to curb smoking in IDF sees successful month:

June 26th, 2019


81 soldiers were recruited, with 84% recommending it to their friends.

By ILANIT CHERNICK


Danon: Ilhan Omar, Jeremy Corbyn need to be removed from office:

June 18th, 2019


“Israel represents 0.1% of the world population, but Israel receives 78% of the UN condemnations – not Iran, not Syria, not Yemen, not North Korea, but Israel. The hypocrisy is mind blowing.”

By HERB KEINON


Moving coexistence towards success:

June 22nd, 2019


“We need to move away from what has failed and move to what has proven to be a success,” says Yechiel Leiter, senior fellow at the Kohelet Policy Forum.

By ALAN ROSENBAUM


Olmert to Trump: Plan must be appealing to Palestinians:

June 18th, 2019


Olmert suggested that the Trump administration follow his lead and do more to reach out to the Palestinians.

By GIL HOFFMAN


Key to fighting antisemitism? Empowering Jewish communities:

June 18th, 2019


‘Antisemites are not such because of what we are, but because they are bigots and they attach their bigotry to the Jewish people,’ says Caroline Glick.

By ROSSELLA TERCATIN


Judah Samet: A double hero, a double survivor:

June 18th, 2019


"I was four minutes late arriving at the Tree of Life Congregation; if I’d been on time, I wouldn’t be here today."

By ILANIT CHERNICK


Time for change:

June 26th, 2019


“This is not pedophilia, but plain terrorism,” Yisrael Beytenu chairman Avigdor Liberman said, arguing in favor of sentencing terrorists in such cases to death.

By JPOST EDITORIAL


Washington Watch: Message to Trump: ‘You’re fired!’:

June 26th, 2019


Bolton and Pompeo have long histories of pushing for war and regime change in Iran. Trump has privately complained that the pair “want to push us into war, and it’s so disgusting.”

By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD


Tell Ocasio-Cortez that 1.1 million Jews were murdered at Auschwitz:

June 26th, 2019


I wonder what AOC would think if she had actually read the Senate report on human trafficking of immigrant children during the Obama administration?

By H. A. GOODMAN


Encountering Peace: To Abu Ibrahim, also known as Yahya Sinwar:

June 26th, 2019


We will soon be marking five years since the horrible war of July 2014. According to the United Nations, at least 2,104 Palestinians died, including 1,462 civilians.

By GERSHON BASKIN


Center Field: Zionist ‘zugiyut,’ yes; Reverse Birthright, no!:

June 26th, 2019


Too often today, people seek depth by burrowing into the all-holy self, not building outward toward others.

By GIL TROY


Fourth of July Fireworks:

June 25th, 2019


The Trump administration has blamed Iran for both incidents, at least one of which is said to have been carried out by use of a limpet mine similar to devices previously displayed in Iranian parades.

By MIKE EVANS


Because of the elections, Israel missed a strategic opportunity:

June 24th, 2019


The prime minister expressed Israel’s agreement to participate in the Bahrain conference, which was meant to be the first step in sparking the “Deal of the Century."

By ODED REVIVI


Evans’ FOZ: Fighting anti-Zionism with online cyberterrorism initiative:

June 26th, 2019


Friends of Zion Heritage Center will be developing a social network cyberterrorism initiative to identify antisemitism and racism online.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Nikki Haley visits Western Wall in Jerusalem:

June 26th, 2019


The former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. is in the country ahead of a press conference.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Tsahi Halevi stars in new spy comedy as his wife addresses rumors:

June 26th, 2019


Halevi stars in ‘Mossad’ while his wife Lucy Aharish addresses pregnancy rumors

By HANNAH BROWN


Natalie Portman to play astronaut in upcoming movie:

June 26th, 2019


Portman plays an astronaut who comes back to earth and begins to lose touch with reality in this sci-fi drama.

By HANNAH BROWN


IAF F-35's train with US and UK F-35's for first time:

June 27th, 2019


"International cooperation between Israel, the US and Britain strengthens common interests and new and exclusive capabilities in the Middle East," said the Head of the IDF's Air Division.

By TZVI JOFFRE


Widespread internet outage reported in Iran:

June 27th, 2019


It was not clear whether the disruption is part of Iran's plans to move to an internal intranet system or whether it was caused by a cyber-attack. The outage may also be a result of sanctions.

By TZVI JOFFRE


Islamic State recruiter known as 'Umm Nutella' sentenced to four years:

June 26th, 2019


"The name 'Umm Nutella' was how the defendant identified herself to the other ISIS operatives and supporters with whom she communicated," he said.

By REUTERS


19 incendiary balloon fires reported in South:

June 26th, 2019


COGAT announced on Tuesday that it will stop the transfer of fuel into Gaza in response to incendiary balloons.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


COGAT tells Palestinians terrorism is what cuts their electricity short:

June 26th, 2019


"Between 85 and 75 tankers of fuel enter the Gaza Strip each week, which helps significantly increase electricity hours. Terrorism prevents you from having that," COGAT's video explained.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Wiesenthal Center: Cave of Patriarchs is not "Palestinian heritage":

June 27th, 2019


“Each year, since the entry of Palestine into UNESCO in 2011, Jewish heritage has been trampled and stolen to validate a Palestinian narrative."

By ALEX WINSTON


Israeli airspace suffers weeks of GPS disruption, source unknown:

June 26th, 2019


Staff at Ben-Gurion Airport, the IAA added, have constantly monitored all aircraft taking off and landing, and "at no stage" was there a safety-related incident.

By EYTAN HALON


Netanyahu: Israel used cyber intel. to thwart around 50 ISIS terror attacks:

June 26th, 2019


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that cooperation with the US is unbelievable and even better than ever before.

By YONAH JEREMY BOB


Meretz leadership vote Thursday too close to call:

June 26th, 2019


MK Frej warns of potential split if candidate Horowitz were to unite Meretz with another party.

By JEREMY SHARON


Gantz warns Barak will help Netanyahu win:

June 26th, 2019


Barak is expected to reveal that he is forming a new political party that will try to unite parties and movements on the Center-Left.

By GIL HOFFMAN


Buenos Aires to host 2023 Pan American Maccabi games:

June 24th, 2019


Peru was also interested in organizing holding the 2023 games but the Argentinian capital was chosen by World Maccabi.

By JTA STAFF


Polish children perform school play dressed as camp inmates:

June 26th, 2019


The children, some wearing Auschwitz inmate uniforms and some as guards, were presenting the life of a murdered Polish priest in the camp.

By HAGAY HACOHEN


Trump says Nikki Haley will not run with him as VP on 2020 ticket:

June 26th, 2019


"I love Nikki," Trump told the show's host Maria Bartiromo. "She's endorsed me. She's my friend. She's part of my campaign, but Mike has been a great vice president."

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez declines Auschwitz visit with Holocaust survivor:

June 24th, 2019


Edward Mosberg told the congresswoman, "now is an opportunity that won’t repeat itself"

By ILANIT CHERNICK


First Jewish player to be drafted No. 1 overall by the NHL:

June 26th, 2019


Jack Hughes, even at 18, is no stranger to making history. And now he’s done it again.

By MARC BRODTSKY/JTA


Yair Netanyahu stars at pro-Trump student group’s conference:

June 26th, 2019


Turning Point USA, a conservative student group, is hosting a conference here for young Jewish leaders.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA


Israeli cybersecurity on display at TAU Cyber Week:

June 26th, 2019


When responding to cyber attacks, humans also deal with difficulties identifying attacker sources.

By DAVID DIMOLFETTA,REBECCA ARATEN


Tel Aviv car-sharing venture reduces ratio of cars per household:

June 23rd, 2019


Registered subscriber usage of the service has increased every month since its founding and nearly 10,000 customers are currently subscribed.

By DAVID DIMOLFETTA


Nikki Haley immortalized in graffiti at Jerusalem's Mahane Yehuda Market:

June 26th, 2019


Solomon Souza goes from shop to shop, creating most of the vivid works of art.

By ZACHARY KEYSER


Art of film preservation honored at the Cinemateque:

June 26th, 2019


There will also be several guests who are world leaders in digital restoration, a time-consuming process that requires a great deal of expert, painstaking work.

By HANNAH BROWN


Israelis shaping future of agriculture attract international attention:

June 26th, 2019


Representatives from over 40 countries arrived in Israel this week to discover technologies driving the fourth agricultural revolution.

By EYTAN HALON


Comptroller on air pollution at Haifa Bay area: Nothing's changed:

June 26th, 2019


The Environmental Protection Ministry received backlash in the report, given the little administrative enforcement it showed.

By CASSANDRA GOMES-HOCHBERG


The unseen battle against the wild sunflower:

June 26th, 2019


The Wild Sunflower is an allelopathic plant, spreading toxins from all its parts - leaves, stems, flowers and seeds - that deter the growth of other plants or even kills them.

By ALON EINHORN


Scientists unlock menu of the Earth's early lifeforms:

June 24th, 2019


Recently discovered in southern Namibia, new fossil data on the ancient lifeform Ernietta allows scientists to understand how they ate together, and why.

By HAGAY HACOHEN


Chilean President visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem:

June 26th, 2019


Pinera is on a three day visit to Israel and is scheduled to meet with both Israeli and Palestinian Authority politicians.

By ILANIT CHERNICK


Chinese investment motives are 'not pure,' senior U.S. official warns:

June 24th, 2019


"I would urge Israel to be cautious about some of these types of [foreign] investments," US Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette told The Jerusalem Post.

By EYTAN HALON


Kushner in Bahrain: Economic prosperity is pathway to Mideast peace:

June 26th, 2019


New way is needed because world moves forward bu Palestinians remain behind.

By HERB KEINON


Five takeaways from Trump's ‘peace to prosperity’ Palestinian plan:

June 25th, 2019


The document, on the White House website, is a “new vision for the Palestinian people and broader Middle East.”

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN


Freed Palestinian suspected of raping Israeli girl: My life has been ruined:

June 25th, 2019


“I don’t know the girl,” he said. “The girl’s family knows that I didn’t commit any crime. I have no idea why they chose to accuse me."

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH


Poway rabbi addresses UN meeting on growing threat of antisemitism:

June 26th, 2019


The discussion was organized by Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon.

By OMRI NAHMIAS


US, Russian, Israeli understanding Iranian forces will leave Syria:

June 25th, 2019


No exist plan formulated in historic trilateral meeting * Moscow’s envoy in Jerusalem says Tehran important ally.

By TOVAH LAZAROFF


Robert Kraft brings cadre of Patriots to inspire Israeli football players:

June 23rd, 2019


“Mr. Robert Kraft is one of the best friends Jerusalem has,” said Lion.

By SYDNEY DENNEN



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