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Analysis: Is Hamas returning to the embrace of its Iranian and Syrian sponsors? - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
After a period when ties between Hamas and Iran were cut due to the Syrian civil war, the attempt to smuggle arms yesterday may indicate that relations are on the mend.
US moves to add Russians involved in Crimea to human rights offenders list - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Offenders on the "Magnitsky list" may have their assets frozen, among other sanctions; Ukraine PM warns Russia against further escalation.
WATCH: Netanyahu hits Silicon Valley, meets Apple, WhatsApp bigwigs - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
PM finishes off US trip on the West coast in effort to promote Israel's hi-tech industry.
The Jerusalem Post News: Your daily online newscast - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
JPost.com brings you a daily round-up of events making headlines in Israel, the Middle East and Jewish World.
Muslim group urges Egypt to ban Paramount Pictures' 'Noah' - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
The statement says Islamic law clearly prohibits the personification of biblical figures and the film is "contrary to faith."
Liberman expresses concerns of Syria spillover with Russia's Lavrov - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Two foreign ministers meet in Rome, Liberman mum following meeting on whether Ukraine escalation was discussed.
Zarif mocks 'coincidence' that arms ship seizure coincided with 'AIPAC anti-Iran campaign' - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Iranian FM suggests Israeli announcement that it intercepted ship with Iranian-supplied missiles is "same failed lies."
Peres talks to Arab world about dangers of Iranian terror - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Amount of web traffic from Arab world causes site to crash during live feed of the president answering questions from across the region.
Ukrainians receive emergency care training from Israel - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Israeli rescue organizations are training the Hatzalah unit in Kiev to deal with mass casualties in case of escalation of Ukrainian crisis.
AG: Family court, not rabbinical court, should decide on circumcision - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Weinstein says family court would order circumcision if found to be in the best interest of the child.
Which MK spent NIS 2,685 on a beeper in 2013? - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Litzman of UTJ, but the Knesset's big spender last year was MK Avraham Michaeli (Shas), who racked up NIS 71,908 in expenses.
Haredi who harassed female IDF soldier for not moving to back of bus convicted - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Two days after finishing in top 5 of 'Miss Israel' contest, Dror Matalon sees Shlomo Fox, who harassed her on Jerusalem bus, convicted.
Report: Egypt seeks Russian arms that could undermine treaty with Israel - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Cairo is purportedly seeking air-defense systems, such as advanced S-300 missiles that Syria, Iran have sought.
Finance Ministry exploring digital budget, giving ministries more independence - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Looking toward the next budget, the ministry is aiming to create a simpler, more readable, and understandable budget that can be explored digitally.
Erdan announces closure of Israel Broadcast Authority - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Communications minister says he is replacing IBA and Educational Television with a new structure for public broadcasting, cancelling broadcast levy.
US says 'still appropriate' to pursue nuclear deal despite Iran arms shipment - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
White House spokesman says talks to continue, but US "will continue to stand up to Iran's support for destabilizing activities in the region."
Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard hospitalized - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Pollard has been jailed in the US for nearly 30 years for spying for Israel; sources close to him waiting for more information.
Children suffering from extreme cases of epilepsy to receive medical marijuana - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Decision comes after long battle led by parents of children for who other drugs haven't worked.
Iran set to receive $450 million payment, second of its kind, under nuclear deal - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Unfreezing of Iranian assets as part of nuclear deal; eventually Tehran will have access to full $4.2 billion as part of sanctions relief.
Syria’s al-Qaida undecided on Lebanon expansion - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Air raids hit Lebanese border region; editor of pro-Hezbollah newspaper creates storm after he criticizes country’s President Michel Suleiman.
Rockets from Gaza fired toward southern Israel, no injuries - Wed, 05 Mar 2014
Code Red siren sounds twice Wednesday night in Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council; security forces searching for projectile remnants.
Fierce, fighting and observant - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Female combat soldiers are proving there is no conflict in serving one’s country and serving God.
Passing the (journalistic) baton - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Some things are learned,some things inherited. Perhaps reporting and a knack for writing are both?
As seen through a camera lens - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Rina Castelnuovo is the eye in Israel for ‘The New York Times’.
Tribute to Edgar Bronfman to be held at Israel Museum tonight - Thu, 06 Mar 2014
More than 300 invited guests are scheduled to attend a memorial tribute for longest-serving president of the WJC, who died in December.
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