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Peres to meet children rescued at Entebbe

In a special event on the 40th anniversary of Entebbe operation, Shimon Peres to honor those who were children at the time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 2:12 PM

Pope: No one has right to kill in name of religion

Former President Shimon Peres meets with Pope Francis in Rome, discuss terror and peace process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 8:50 PM

Peres: My grandfather's will was simply 'Be a Jew'

Former President talks about his grandfather, who was murdered in the Holocaust. 'Hitler murdered us because of Mount Sinai.'Uzi Baruch, 5/3/2016, 1:05 PM

Watch: Peres wishes Queen Elizabeth happy birthday

Ninth President of the State of Israel send special video greeting, written note to British Queen Elizabeth II on her 90th birthday.Ari Soffer, 4/21/2016, 11:34 AM

Peres gets snubbed from presidential ceremony

Shimon Peres, former president and PM, wasn't invited to event honoring former presidents and PMs due to 'a mishap.'Ari Yashar, 4/10/2016, 7:35 PM

French PM to Peres: Let us unite against terorrism

Peres meets with Manuel Valls to discuss terrorism and anti-Semitism, offers Israeli counter-terror expertise.Shoshana Miskin, 3/24/2016, 9:22 PM

Religious leaders in Paris: Enough bloodshed

In light of Brussels attack, Shimon Peres and Paris mayor meet with religious leaders in a unanimous call against terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2016, 5:39 PM

Watch: Biden arrives in Israel

US Vice President lands in the heart of storm of terror, as deadly attack strikes nearby. Declares US commitment to Israel's security.Gil Ronen, 3/8/2016, 8:11 PM

Naomi Campbell to visit Israel for first time

Former President Shimon Peres to award international supermodel at special Women Leading Change conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 1:46 PM

South African Muslims call to arrest Peres

Muslim Lawyers Association of South Africa asks prosecutor to arrest former Israeli President during his upcoming visit to the country.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 4:15 AM

Peres: We achieved Oslo because of Dimona

Former president claims direct connection between the perceived strength of Israel due to the Dimona program and the Arab desire for Oslo.Reut Hadar, 2/16/2016, 10:40 AM

Shimon Peres released from hospital

Former President Shimon Peres has been released from Sheba Medical Center, two days after suffering slight heart arrhythmia.Matt Wanderman, 1/26/2016, 2:52 PM

Peres 'feels well', but to remain in hospital

92-year-old former Israeli President was hospitalized with chest pains and irregular heartbeat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2016, 2:15 PM

Shimon Peres hospitalized

Two weeks after heart attack, former president hospitalized again for irregular heartbeat after feeling ill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2016, 9:20 PM

Obama calls Peres after heart attack

Peres lauds Obama's 'courage' and 'diplomacy' after the latter calls him, says doctors worked to 'improve my heart.'Ari Yashar, 1/23/2016, 7:47 PM

Shimon Peres to Israel: “Close Your Eyes”

Just what is going to happen if Israel closes its eyes to Palestinian incitement, as Peres suggested? Mark Langfan, 1/19/2016, 7:55 PM

Peres released from hospital, returns to work

Former President, Nobel Peace Prize winner suffered minor heart attack last Thursday.Matt Wanderman, 1/19/2016, 11:59 AM

Peres says Arab terror is 'a protest'

Israel has not done enough to understand the reasons behind Arab terror, former president told German magazine.Gil Ronen, 1/18/2016, 10:08 AM

Peres making 'excellent' recovery in heart problem

After surgery ex-president reportedly still set on flying to World Economic Forum in Davos, as he reads about Stalin's daughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2016, 10:43 AM

Shimon Peres recovering from minor heart attack

Israel's ninth President and two-time former Prime Minister admitted to Tel Hashomer hospital with chest pains.Yedidya Ben Or, 1/14/2016, 9:06 AM

Peres's office: He's alive and well

An explosion on Shimon Peres Street? An obituary for a man of the same name? What caused false report of former president's death?Ben Ariel, 12/29/2015, 4:46 AM

Peres: West needs to 'redirect' young terrorists

Now that he is a former President, Shimon Peres has a lot to say about the rise of ISIS, and other matters.Yaakov Levi, 12/7/2015, 4:54 PM

Peres: Abbas is fighting terrorism

Former President claims PA chairman is a partner for peace, says Netanyahu is failing to promote a diplomatic initiative.Ido Ben Porat, 12/4/2015, 5:13 AM

Former President Yitzhak Navon passes away

Yitzhak Navon, the fifth president of Israel, passes away at age 94.Uzi Baruch, 11/7/2015, 5:44 PM

Peres insists: Abbas still a peace partner

Despite Palestinian Authority incitement, chairman Mahmoud Abbas 'has come out against terrorism,' former president insists.Tova Dvorin, 10/25/2015, 9:38 AM

Matisyahu to Diaspora Jews: Show Israel Solidarity

In Israel for Jerusalem concert, reggae star meets Shimon Peres, says security situation shouldn't deter Jews from visiting.Yoni Kempinski, 10/7/2015, 5:17 PM

Peres Plays Down Islamist Violence in Jaffa

Ancient Israeli port city is 'a showcase' for Jewish-Arab coexistence, Peres says, blaming 'very extreme' Islamic Movement for riots.Yoni Kempinski, 10/7/2015, 4:52 PM

Watch: 'High Fives' from Shimon Peres

Former Israeli President poses as high school student for video campaign promoting math, science education.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 6:46 PM

Bennett: Leaders Must Pursue National Objectives

Both Education Minister and former president stress the importance of students well-skilled in math for Israel's technological future.Eliran Aharon, 8/30/2015, 1:04 PM

Shimon Peres Lauded by U2's Bono

'Don't give up on the two-state solution,' superstar frontman of U2 urges the veteran Israeli politician during concert in Toronto.Cynthia Blank, 7/8/2015, 10:56 PM

Entebbe Notes Show Peres Question Operation

39 years later, documents have surfaced that show a debate on the likelihood of a successful rescue of the Entebbe hostages.Moshe Cohen, 7/2/2015, 6:55 PM

Israeli Officials Refuse Meeting with Orange CEO

CEO Stephane Richard to apologize personally to Prime Minister Netanyahu for boycott blunder, but multiple other meetings rebuffed.Nitsan Keidar, 6/12/2015, 9:38 AM

Peres: There's a Majority for 'Two-State Solution'

Speaking in Jordan, former President calls for the resumption of peace talks between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/23/2015, 1:32 AM

Hamas Thanks Morocco for Disinviting Peres

Hamas head thanks leading Moroccan politician after 'Zionist' Peres blocked from international conference in Marrakesh.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 5/4/2015, 1:33 PM

Shimon Peres to Advise Teva Pharmaceuticals

Consulting job to the tune of $10,000 per month reportedly on the table; details have not been finalized.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2015, 11:31 AM

Morocco: Shimon Peres Branded a 'Child Killer'

Pro-Palestinian groups in Rabat call for the former President's arrest before an upcoming visit, claiming he is a 'terrorist.'Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2015, 8:01 AM

Peres Cancels Bank Hapoalim Contract

Former President cancels $30,000/month contract with Bank Hapoalim, says the money was meant for social projects.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 4/24/2015, 5:44 AM

'Money-Loving' Peres Criticized Over Bank Contract

MKs from both left and right criticize report that former President will promote Bank Hapoalim for $30,000 a month.Elad Benari, 4/21/2015, 5:45 AM

Bank Hapoalim to Pay Shimon Peres $30,000 a Month

Former president has signed contract to help promote Bank Hapoalim's affairs; adviser claims Peres only involved in bank's work overseas.Cynthia Blank, 4/20/2015, 7:45 PM

Shimon Peres Expresses Support for Yitzhak Herzog

Former president Shimon Peres says Thursday he endorses 'responsible' and 'dedicated' Yitzhak Herzog for prime minister.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 3/12/2015, 12:34 PM

Peres's Residence Breached Regulations

State Comptroller criticizes Presidential Residence mismanagement under Peres, noting disregard of past reports, employment foul-ups.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 5:33 PM

Lauder: Peres Works Like a 21-Year-Old

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder lavishes praise on former Israeli president and his contribution to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 7:03 AM

Peres, Rivlin Mourn Saudi King

Presidents past and present are saddened over Saudi King's death Friday - but for very different reasons.Tova Dvorin, 1/23/2015, 1:06 PM

Peres as PM Met US Pres. Month Before Elections

Leftist hypocrisy? Netanyahu has received heavy flak for Congress address 2 weeks ahead of elections, but Peres did more 19 years ago.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 1/23/2015, 9:55 AM

Bahloul: I Testified for Family, Not Terrorist

Prospective Labor MK Zuhair Bahloul provided testimony on behalf of the family of a Galilee Arab convicted of terrorism with Hezbollah.Yaakov Levi, 1/22/2015, 4:43 PM

Peres: A Great Leader Must Serve the People

Former President hints that he would like to see someone replace Netanyahu, says time has come to 'make the best of the situation.'Benny Moshe, 1/3/2015, 9:33 PM

'Until Proven Otherwise, Herzog is a Criminal'

Terror victims campaigner Dr. Aryeh Bachrach, in interview with Arutz Sheva, slams 'subversion' of Livni and Herzog before elections.Tova Dvorin, 12/25/2014, 2:09 PM

'Left and Right Equally Guilty for Poverty'

'Peres's talk of poverty infuriating,' former MK and Israeli Black Panthers leader tells Arutz Sheva, says Left and Right equally to blame.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 12/23/2014, 10:08 PM

Herzog to Likud: Stop Attacking Peres

Labor leader blasts the Likud party after it exchanged jabs with former President Shimon Peres over poverty.Elad Benari, 12/23/2014, 7:37 AM

Danon: Israel Paying the Price for Lapid

Following the publication of Latet's Alternative Poverty Report, Yesh Atid, Likud and Shimon Peres quickly strike up blame game.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 12/22/2014, 8:28 PM

Likud and Peres in Showdown Over Social Justice

Peres charges PM 'all talk,' at which Likud lists achievements and asks 'what has left done?'; 'Peres's b-day could have fed thousands.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 2:00 PM

Presidents Attack Jewish State Law

Former President Peres and current President Rivlin criticize Jewish State Law and PM Netanyahu in speeches at Ben Gurion memorial.Ben Ariel, 11/28/2014, 12:13 AM

My Grandfather Was Also Murdered in His Tallit

Former president visits families of Jewish victims murdered in synagogue, calls for a 'better relation of brotherhood' among mankind.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/24/2014, 9:49 AM

PLO Flags Waved at Rabin Memorial in Tel Aviv

MK Yogev strikes back at 'radical left' for co-opting Rabin; Peres: 'those who despair of peace are hallucinatory, naive and unpatriotic.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/1/2014, 10:44 PM

New Haifa Neighborhood Named After Peres

Former President Shimon Peres inaugurates new neighborhood in Haifa, Neot Peres, named after himself.Ido Ben Porat, 10/8/2014, 4:44 AM

What Has Shimon Peres Been Doing Since Retiring?

Peres reveals how he has been filling his days since leaving the presidency with a quirky video - but not everyone is enamored.Ari Yashar, 9/23/2014, 3:30 PM

PA Calls Goodwill Soccer Game 'Crime on Humanity'

Peres's 'peace' game for Israeli and Arab kids was 'immoral crime' by 'sick souls' says PA, calling to 'settle accounts' with organizers.Ari Yashar, 9/9/2014, 9:03 PM