Rivlin to Be Sworn In, In Modest CeremonyIsrael's tenth president, Reuven Rivlin, will enter office in a low-key event, due to ongoing fighting.
Peres: Ground Offensive Could Happen 'Quite Soon''We waited one day, two days, three days and they continued, and they spread their fire on more areas in Israel.'
Murdered Arab Teen's Family 'Refused' Peres VisitAbu Khder family refused presidential and possibly rabbinical visit as well, took Netanyahu's call 'by accident.'
Shimon Peres Insists Hamas, Fatah SeparatePeres ignores Hamas-Fatah unity pact in Peace Conference remarks, claims that Palestinian Authority wants peace.
Peres Vows 'Justice for Abu Khder FamilyShimon Peres expresses his 'shame' for Jews' alleged involvement in murder, states he will 'not compromise on justice.'
Peres Advocates Talks, Cease Fire Despite AttacksPresident calls to fight Hamas after rocket fire escalates, but holds out for peace talks with PA as riots rage - and even a ceasefire.
Netanyahu Vows: 'Hamas Will Pay' for Boys' Murder'Revenge for the blood of a teenager or young man is not the devil's work,' Netanyahu said. 'Hamas is responsible, Hamas will pay.'
Goodbye Washington, Hello KurdistanRecent calls by Israeli leaders for Kurdish independence could - and should - mark the start of a very different kind of foreign policy by Jerusalem.
Ban to Peres: We Take Kidnapping Very SeriouslyIn a meeting with President Peres, UN chief says the body condemns the kidnapping of three students.
Peres: Obama Has Done Lots for IsraelPresident Shimon Peres says American President has done things for Israel that others would not have.
Peres To Congress 'Arabs Not Enemies of Israel'Peres receives Congressional Gold Medal; praises 'peace partner' Abbas, tells skeptics: 'believe me.'
Peres: Obama Set to Consider Deal to Free PollardAfter a meeting with Brack Obama, Shimon Peres said that it appeared Jonathan Pollard's case would be reconsidered by the US.
Peres Asks Obama: Release PollardIn his final visit to Washington as Israel's president, Peres tells Obama that Jonathan Pollard should be released for humanitarian reasons.
Netanyahu Warns of 'Catastrophic Pivot' on IranAt Jewish Media Summit Netanyahu warns of greatest challenge to world; Peres praises 'courageous' Abbas, 'best' Pope Francis.
Peres, Delegation to Ask for Pollard's ReleaseEsther Pollard, Knesset MKs meet with Shimon Peres to champion for Pollard's release. Peres: Jonathan's release a 'national duty.'
Peres Tells Abductees' Parents He'll Involve ObamaOutgoing President Peres says he'll raise the triple abduction in conversations with US president, heads of congress.
Peres Congratulates Rivlin on Victory"You will be successful because you are, to your core, a good person," Peres tells the man who will succeed him.
Shimon Peres: Farewell to the Man and his DreamPerhaps there would be no Israel without a man like this. Perhaps, on the other hand, there would be no Israel with a man like this.
Peres: 'Everyone Deserves Right to Live in Peace'Shimon Peres bestows Presidential Medal of Distinction on Italian President Napolitano - and preaches peace for 'Palestinian neighbors.'
Pope to Host Peres and Abbas on SundayPope Francis will host a symbolic peace prayer meeting with President Peres and PA Chairman Abbas.
Vatican Defends Controversial 'Joint Prayer'Ahead of Sunday's 'prayer session' between Abbas, Peres, Vatican insists that the meeting will not be political.
Date Set for Pope, Peres, Abbas 'Prayer for Peace'The threesome will hold the 'prayer' in Vatican on June 8 says pope, stressing 'it's not a mediation, it's prayer without discussions.'
'We Must Save Holiness from the Conflict'On the heels of controversial Vatican visit, Shimon Peres meets Ecumenical Patriarch, calls on Churches to initiate peace.
Students Answer Test With Call for Pollard ReleaseStudents used a novel 'equation' to protest Jonathan Pollard's continued imprisonment in the US.
Vatican Denies Papal Visit Has Political AgendaPope had 'no political agenda,' the Vatican claims - despite numerous references to 'State of Palestine' and prayer at security fence.
Peres Praises Pope For 'Enriching Us' With ValuesPresident tells pope Mideast is 'ready for peace,' says papal visit and call for talks will revitalize efforts for 'Israel and Palestine.'
Daniel Shechtman Officially in Presidential RaceNobel Laureate Shechtman garners significant public support, despite not declaring a political party.
Orbach: Israel Deserves a 'Presidential Mentsch'Uri Orbach (Jewish Home), Minister for Elderly Affairs, said he would do everything he could to get Reuven Rivlin elected president.
Israel Offers to Help Turkey Rescue MinersIsrael offers to send MDA teams to Soma, Turkey, after huge explosion kills hundreds.
Peres: Peace Talks Are Paused - Not FinishedDespite the failure of peace talks, President Peres remains ever optimistic that they will resume.
Protests in Norway as Peres VisitsAbout 15 protesters tried to interfere with the visit near the royal plalace, 250 leftists stood near the parliament.
Peres: Peace Talks, Like the Presidency, ContinuePeres remains optimistic that talks will resume eventually, under the right conditions - and so will the presidential post.
Protests Erupt Over King David's Tomb DealHareidi community leads protest outside the Tomb against reported deal with the Vatican. Will it be given away - or is the deal a rumor?
Will the Presidential Post be Cancelled?Negotiations with PM to cancel presidency underway, MK says, in move 'to fix the spoilage of the Israeli government.'
Peres Has 'Fond Memories of Oslo'On a visit to Norway, President Shimon Peres discusses trip he took to the country over 20 years ago which changed Israel.
Rice Attempts to Quell Concerns Over US-IsraelNational Security Adviser consults with Netanyahu, Peres over regional issues; will meet with Abbas despite Hamas-Fatah unity pact.
PMO: Abbas Never Agreed to AnythingPrime Minister’s Office denies that President Peres reached a peace agreement with PA Chairman Abbas three years ago.
Susan Rice to Visit Israel This WeekUS National Security Advisor to be in Israel for 'high-level talks' as waffling over peace talks continues.
I Will Not Miss You, Mr. PeresThe immense damage Shimon Peres' actions and opinions have caused Israel - going against its elected government's policies - are not yet fully grasped by the public.
Peres: I Reached an Agreement With AbbasPresident Peres reveals that he reached understandings with Abbas, but PM Netanyahu wouldn't allow the agreement to go through.
Peres: Israel 'In Many Ways a Miracle'In a message to the Diaspora for Independence Day, President Shimon Peres called Israel “a miracle" that all Jews could be proud of.
'Can We Comfort You? There is No Comfort.'President Peres, Chief of Staff Gantz, eulogize 'Writers who will write no more, poets, scientists, soldiers, farmers, carpenters...'
The Dr. Palesteins of the Israeli-LeftThe left has created a monster, on the lines of the one in classic literature.
'Netanyahu's Words are Hollow'Bereaved parent calls out PM, President, Supreme Court on allowing terrorist releases to go through, asks not to speak on Memorial Day.
President Describes his Grandfather's Martyrdom'They locked the doors of the synagogue and set it on fire with all the Jews still inside. No-one survived.'
Peres: Unity Our Most Important StrengthPresident Shimon Peres on Sunday made his traditional Pesach visit to the Chief Sephardic Rabbi of Israel, Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef.
IDF Officer: Syrian Civil War Damaging SecurityOn a visit to the northern border, President Shimon Peres hears about the new security difficulties facing Israel from the north.
Peres Praises Oslo Architect 'Peace Fighter'Peres eulogizes 'peace fighter' Pundak who was 'ready to do anything for peace'; Olmert calls him 'man of justice, most realistic Israeli.'
Chinese President: Peace Talks at a Critical StageChina's President welcomes visiting Israeli President, says he hopes to see progress in peace talks.
Peres Insists Israel Should Continue Peace TalksDespite Israel considering 'unilateral measures' against PA, President insists Israel should 'not say kaddish' over talks.
Peres: We Don't Want Another HiroshimaA nuclear armed Iran would be dangerous to all humanity, says Peres in meeting with IAEA head in Vienna.
Peres: Olmert Conviction 'A Sad Day for Israel'On a visit to Austria Monday, Shimon Peres discussed with Austria's Heinz Fischer Iran, the peace process - and Ehud Olmert.
Peres Pays Respect to Austria Holocaust Victims"The State of Israel is our victory" over the Holocaust, says Peres at a memorial service in Vienna.
Peres Slams 'Price Tag', Foreign Ministry StrikePresident issues strong condemnations over recent events in speech at swearing-in ceremony.
Israel 'Regrets Allenby KillingShimon Peres expresses 'regret', 'condolences' over killing of Jordanian terrorist.
Ahead of Purim, Peres Exposes An Old CostumePresident Shimon Peres posts photos of disguises he wore in the 1970s to travel to Jordan for secret talks.
Hamas Will get ‘Fire for Fire,’ Peres WarnsPresident Shimon Peres says IDF was right to hit terror targets, warns that Hamas will get ‘fire for fire.’