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Posts Tagged: Israel President

June 24, 2014 4:33 am

Israeli President-Elect Rivlin Contrasts Sharply With Outgoing Peres - As a well-respected parliamentarian who has served as the government's Minister of Communications and the speaker of the Knesset, Israeli president-elect MK...

June 17, 2014 11:36 am

Israeli President-Elect on Kidnappings: We Shouldn’t Be Fearful in Our Own Country

Times of Israel - Israel's president-elect Reuven Rivlin visited the religious seminary where two of the three kidnapped Israeli teenagers studied and met with their...

May 15, 2014 12:03 pm

Rumor-Filled Israeli Presidential Race May Heat Up Further – Or Implode - Israeli President Shimon Peres is retiring in July, capping a seven-year term and a nearly seven-decade political career in the Jewish state.  After...

May 11, 2014 10:13 pm

Netanyahu Weighs Bill to Delay Israeli Presidential Election - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is considering initiating a bill this week to delay June's Israeli presidential election by half a year. This...

December 27, 2013 11:38 am

Natan Sharansky a Possible Candidate for Israeli President - Natan Sharansky, the famed refusenik and current chairman of The Jewish Agency for Israel, is a possible candidate to run for Israeli...

July 31, 2013 3:05 pm

Shimon Peres ‘The Optimist’ to Be First Profile in Amazon E-Book Interview Series

Ynet - President Shimon Peres is the first person to star in a new series of personal interviews being launched in recent days by online...

June 18, 2013 3:10 pm

Despite Advanced Age, Peres Believes Peace is Possible in His Lifetime

Israel's President Shimon Peres believes peace between Israel and the Palestinians is possible—and in his lifetime. Peres, who is approaching his 90th birthday, gave a brief,...

February 19, 2013 1:23 am

Shimon Peres to Present Obama With Presidental Medal of Distinction During Upcoming Visit

Israeli President Shimon Peres has announced that he will award U.S. President Barack Obama the Presidential Medal of Distinction during his upcoming visit,...

March 4, 2012 12:44 pm

Peres: We Fought Six Wars, we Have Not Lost One, and we Never Will

Israel's President Shimon Peres - after a moving tribute to his lifelong dedication to Israel - took the stage. "Thank you President Obama, for being a...

March 1, 2012 10:36 am

“The View” Gets a Visit from Israel President Shimon Peres (VIDEO)

Members of Israel's political leadership are in the United States this week, ahead of the annual AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee) conference scheduled to...

February 24, 2012 11:23 am

Facebook CEO Teams up With Israel President Peres for Peace (VIDEO)

Shimon Peres, the President of Israel, will be coming to the United States in early March for a number of meetings with U.S. officials. The Algemeiner...

February 8, 2012 4:53 pm

Nobel Laureate Peres Issues Peace Offering to Iranian People

In an address marking the 63rd anniversary of the establishment of Israel's parliament, Israeli President and Nobel Peace laureate, Shimon Peres, made a peaceful overture...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Hillary Clinton Says She No Longer Thinks About Responding to Donald Trump,...

US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton has said she no longer cares what her Republican rival Donald Trump might say and...


IDF Coed Commandos Step Up Training for Potential ISIS Attack on Israel Fro...

The IDF battalion charged with safeguarding Israel’s border with Egypt has been stepping up its preparation for potential ISIS attacks from...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...