Poll: Israelis Want Rivlin as PresidentMost Israelis would like to see MK Reuven Rivlin as Israel’s next president, finds new poll.
Kuwait Boycotts Conference Because of IsraelKuwait boycotts regional conference on renewable energy because of the presence of a "Zionist" delegation.
Energy Minister Visits UAE for Int'l ConferenceEnergy Minister Silvan Shalom heads Israeli delegation to international energy conference in UAE, amid regional tensions over Iran.
Shalom to Head Israeli Delegation to UAEMinister of Energy and Water's visit to Abu Dhabi conference marks the first visit of an Israeli delegation to the UAE since 2010.
Shalom: Let Nations Know Who Was in Hevron FirstOn a visit to Hevron, Minister Silvan Shalom said that residents of the area were doing "holy work"
New Hevron Pathway to Open Next WeekThe opening of a new pathway along “Worshipper's Way" between Kiryat Arba and the Machpelah Cave area, will take place next Wednesday.
Poll: Most Israelis Favor Second Term for Peres63% of Israelis would prefer that Peres's term be extended, according to Channel 2 poll. If not, MK Reuven Rivlin is the leading candidate.
Water-Sharing Initiative Officially Signed"This is a historic agreement," says Minister Silvan Shalom as he signs a deal with Jordan and PA to save the Dead Sea.
'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead SeasEnergy Minister Silvan Shalom announces deal with Jordan and PA to save Dead Sea, provide desalinized water to all 3 parties.
Minister: P5+1 Wanted to Lower Oil PricesEnergy Minister Silvan Shalom says world powers sacrificed security for financial expediency.
Likud Members Doubt that Peace is Possible"The Arabs' goal has always been to destroy us," says Deputy Foreign Minister Zeev Elkin.
Shalom: Netanyahu Offered, PA Rejected FreezeThe PA's price for renewing peace talks with Israel was the release of terrorists from Israeli prisons, Minister Silvan Shalom said
Minister: Talks to Start Next WeekSilvan Shalom says Israel will begin talks with Abbas next week, and will free terrorists within two weeks.
Electric Company: PA Residents Not Forced to PayPalestinian Authority Arabs who do not pay for electricity are not cut off.
Israel 'Determined' to Halt Syria Missile DealPM is "fully determined" to halt sales by Russia of advanced missiles to Syria, Energy and Water Minister Silvan Shalom said on Sunday.
Minister Shalom: Add Hizbullah to EU Terror ListWater and Energy Minister Silvan Shalom speaks at WJC plenary, calls for tougher punishment for anti-Semitism.
Minister Shalom: The Ball is in Abbas’ CourtIsraeli minister says PA has put up ‘every possible barrier’ to talks.
Netanyahu Works Out Last Minute Coalition DeadlockCompromise reached between Yuval Steinitz and Silvan Shalom, both of whom requested the Water and Energy Ministry.
Shalom Irks Leftists with Levy Report CommentsVice PM Silvan Shalom: Netanyahu knew who Judge Levy was when he appointed him. Leftists outraged.
Likud Voting at 46%; Anger over MalfunctionMinister Saar: Voting process is "a farce." Company in charge of election computer blames hackers.
Proposed 'Sundays Off' Plan Crawls AheadA proposal to extend the weekend past Shabbat into Sunday has made it past the prime minister, sources in Jerusalem said this week.
Ministers: U.S.-Israel Relations as Strong as EverIsraeli Cabinet ministers play down tensions between Israel and the United States over a possible strike in Iran.
National-Civil Service Volunteers Honored1,000 people participate in the third annual appreciation event for national-civil service volunteers.
Shalom: Barak's Disengagement 'Foolish'Vice PM Silvan Shalom visits Toronto, criticizes Barak's suggestion for a unilateral disengagement from Judea and Samaria.
Right Turns to Ministers, PM Fears World ReactionNetanyahu fears world response to Regulation Bill; activists call to Likud ministers who support the bill not to leave before vote.
Shalom: Israel Will Never Cede the GolanDeputy PM Silvan Shalom says that not only will Israel keep the Golan, but that Jerusalem's vision is to settle 300,000 more Israelis there.
‘Extreme Left is Exploiting PA Arabs’The extreme Left is using PA Arabs in an attempt to harm Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria, Vice Prime Minister says.
Minister Shalom Visits Ulpana NeighborhoodVice premier Silvan Shalom made a solidarity visit to the threatened Ulpana neighborhood in Beit El as the state petitions for more time
Cabinet Minister Shalom’s Wife: Destroy GazaOutspoken Judy Nir Mozes Shalom, wife of Minister and Vice Prime Minister Silvan Shalom, Tweets, “Have a good week…Destroy Gaza.”
Vice PM Shalom: Obama's Speech a Defining MomentVice Prime Minister Silvan Shalom: President Obama's speech to AIPAC was a defining moment after the turbulent time period with Netanyahu.
Shalom: Sanctions on Iran Must be Toughened NowDeputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom: If the sanctions against Iran are not toughened, it will take over the Middle East.
Shalom: Only Tougher Sanctions Can Stop IranDeputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom: If harsher sanctions are slapped on Iran, then it may abandon its nuclear program.
Netanyahu Decides: Likud Primaries Next MonthNetanyahu decides to hold primaries for the Likud earlier than scheduled, likely in order to maintain his strong position in the party.
Shalom to PM: Don't ZigzagVice Prime Minister wishes Netanyahu success in UN, urges him to stand firm: "Arabs will respect steadfastness."
Shalom: Current Palestinian Leadership Wants PeaceVice PM Shalom: Abbas and Fayyad want peace. We did a lot for them but unilateral moves hurt peace.
MKs Tour Schools on First DayMKs visit schools on opening day. Watch ministers Hershkowitz and Shalom at the AMIT Ulpana in Givat Shmuel.
Likud Minister: 'We Must Stop the Rocket Fire'Likud Minister Silvan Shalom told Be'er Sheva residents during a solidarity visit Sunday to a school hit by a missile, "We must stop this."
Shalom: J&S Must Remain IsraeliVice PM Silvan Shalom in Karnei Shomron: Judea and Samaria communities must remain in Israeli hands. Doing otherwise is not Likud's policy.
'Death to the Itamar Murderers'Deputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom: Itamar murders are brutal and inhuman. In this case everyone agrees that the terrorists must be put to death.
'West at War with Iran Bloc'Vice Premier Silvan Shalom says Middle East is the most important region in the world.
Jews and Arabs CooperateMinister Silvan Shalom tours Gush Etzion, where he learns of the excellent cooperation and relations between Jews and Arabs in the area.
'Lebanon is Causing Instability'Deputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom posts video on the dangers posed by the HIzbullah takeover in Lebanon.
Hizbullah Takover of Lebanon?Deputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom expressed grave concern Saturday over the possibility of Hizbullah taking control in Lebanon.
'Flotilla Probes Exude Weakness'Vice Prime Minister criticizes his own government for decision to relax Gaza blockade, appoint Turkel committee.
'US Pressure Could Boomerang'Min. Silvan Shalom: The US needs to understand that one-sided pressure could lead to an opposite result from that intended.
Cabinet Menu Goes HealthyA drastic menu change caused big cheeses in Israel's cabinet to feel upcoming meetings might not be a piece of cake.
'Organs Libel' Writer in IsraelSwedish 'Organs Libel' journalist Bostrom is greeted with jeers; Dimona Conference loses funding for allowing him to speak.