Rivlin to soldiers: I came to say thank you

President Rivlin arrives at Damascus Gate, speaks to soldiers, hands out cake.Orly Harari, Monday, 12:52 PM

Rivlin: The Golan is essential to our existence

President Rivlin stresses the importance of the Golan to Israel, 50 years since Jewish communities returned there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2017, 3:37 AM

Watch: Tanzanian Amb. surprises president with Hebrew prayer

Job Daudi Masima, Tanzania's first ambassador to Israel, dons kippah, greets Israeli President Reuven Rivlin with Hebrew prayer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 8:03 PM

Japan and Israel: Together in aviation, education, and culture

President Rivlin speaks at ceremony marking 65 years of Japan-Israel relations, notes cooperation on education, culture, aviation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2017, 10:56 AM

President Rivlin hosts Arab leaders ending Ramadan

'Partnership between us, Jews and Arabs, children of this land, is reality stronger than any evil wind which may wish to uproot it.'Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2017, 7:13 PM

Rivlin: Arab leaders must work with police

President says Arab leaders and law enforcement must work together to provide Israeli Arab citizens with sense of security.JTA, 6/13/2017, 6:15 PM

Rivlin: We have to stop persecuting the State of Israel

President Rivlin speaks about Six Day War - and the war's continuation today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 1:20 PM

From the President's office - to the delivery room

Chief of staff of President Rivlin's office acts as doula during the birth of her first grandchild.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 7:37 PM

President Rivlin: Israel is no longer the UN's punching bag

Rivlin meets with US Ambassador to the UN NikkiHaley, thanks her for supporting Israel. Haley: I'm happy to discover Israel's magic.Chana Roberts, 6/7/2017, 2:04 PM

Watch: Rivlin honors outstanding soldiers with disabilities

President Reuven Rivlin honors 30 outstanding soldiers with disabilities from the Special in Uniform program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2017, 12:35 AM

Police ban protest against President Rivlin

Israel police warn right-wing leaders not to protest against President Rivlin during his visit to Kiryat Arba.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2017, 9:59 PM

A missed opportunity for Jonathan Pollard?

Attorney says Israeli PM, president missed opportunity to ask US President Trump to nix restrictions on Pollard during his visit to Israel.Benny Tocker, 5/25/2017, 5:38 PM

'Those were words I will never forget'

Ceremony marking anniversary of Six-Day War and unification of Jerusalem takes place at Western Wall plaza.Mordechai Sones, 5/23/2017, 10:40 PM

'Jerusalem is not a problem, it's a solution'

President Rivlin speaks at ceremony in honor of Jerusalem's liberation: Those who want to divide the city will bring about disaster.Nitsan Keidar, 5/22/2017, 6:04 AM

US message: We're committed to transfer embassy - sometime

Senior US officials convey messages to Israeli counterparts that Trump government committed to transfer embassy, but patience needed.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2017, 10:45 PM

Rivlin to Friedman: Time to recognize Jerusalem as our capital

Watch: US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman presents credentials to Israeli president, formally begins service in Israel.David Rosenberg, 5/16/2017, 12:48 PM

Israel swears in first female Sharia court judge

Israeli President and Justice Minister attend swearing-in ceremony of first female judge to a religious court in Israel.AFP, 5/15/2017, 9:39 PM

Rivlin: No gap between Israel as a Jewish and democratic state

President Rivlin speaks to Montreal Jewish Federation delegation at Jerusalem event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 1:23 PM

Rivlin receives special copy of medical journal on Israel

President Reuven Rivlin receives copy of special issue of renowned 'Lancet' medical publicationGary Willig, 5/11/2017, 4:03 PM

'Israel has advanced development abilities'

President Rivlin meets with Central African Republic President Faustin-Archange Touadéra, says he's 'very pleased' with the visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 2:58 PM

Rivlin responds to Erdogan

President Rivlinmeets with Archbishop of Canterbury, says Erdogan's attack does not change Jewish nature of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2017, 4:54 PM

German president tours Jerusalem marketplace

President Rivlin tours Jerusalem Mahane Yehuda Market with President of Germany Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 11:12 AM

Netanyahu: 'He was a lover of Israel, rabbi and educator'

'Rabbi Elon was a man with a pleasant termerament who worked inside and outside of the Knesset for the nation, Torah, and land of Israel.'Hezki Baruch, 5/5/2017, 2:11 PM

She stopped the terrorist despite her injuries

President Reuven Rivlin awards the "Heroism Award" to a young woman who killed a terrorist who carried out a stabbing attack in Ariel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2017, 9:43 AM

'It is time for nations to move their embassies to Jerusalem'

President Rivlin says nations should respond to anti-Israel UNESCO vote by recognizing Jerusalem and moving all embassies to the capital.Gary Willig, 5/2/2017, 6:41 PM

'Even after a home is built, it needs looking after'

President Reuven Rivlin wishes Israelis, Jews, a happy Independence Day, says Israel will continue to solve issues, uphold values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2017, 6:02 PM

'Our existence has a price'

'Our existence and freedom have a price,' says President Rivlin in Memorial Day address at the Western Wall.Yoni Kempinski, 4/30/2017, 9:21 PM

Rivlin criticizes Le Pen

President Reuven Rivlin accuses French far-right presidential candidate of a new, dangerous form of Holocaust denial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 3:43 AM

Rivlin: We have returned to our land

President Rivlin addresses opening ceremony of Yom Hashoah at Yad Vashem.Ido Ben Porat, 4/24/2017, 12:04 AM

Holocaust Remembrance Day event in Jerusalem

State memorial service for Holocaust Remembrance Day begins at Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 8:30 PM

President Rivlin says once-a-year blessing on trees

President Rivlin goes into President's Residence garden to make special once-a-year blessing with Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yosef.Yoni Kempinski, 4/19/2017, 1:02 PM

Rivlin to Sisi: Terror won't diminish Egypt's spirit

President Rivlin sends condolences to Egyptian President following attacks on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 6:45 PM

'Your business is national pride'

President Rivlin meets Galilee Medical Center staff, says treating Syrian victims is a 'business of national pride.'Chana Roberts, 4/10/2017, 7:42 AM

'The IDF is ready and prepared for any danger'

President Rivlin tours north, speaks with IDF soldiers about Syria.Chana Roberts, 4/10/2017, 7:26 AM

'Bedikat hametz' at the President's house

President prepares for Passover with 'bedikat hametz' with the help of his grandson Shai. First Family to host lone soldiers for holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 10:00 PM

President Rivlin meets with Procurator-General of China

Rivlin says Israel acknowledges China's role in the world, takes pride in Israel-China relationship.Chana Roberts, 4/2/2017, 2:04 PM

The Slovakian President's secret

Slovakian President Andrei Kiske reveals he always admired Jewish community. 'I also asked myself 'why not become a Jew?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 9:46 PM

'Israel's economy doing well, without a doubt'

Bank of Israel presents annual report, President Rivlin says Israel's economy is good, but Israel must 'monitor economic processes closely.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 2:51 PM

President Rivlin rejects Olmert's pardon request

Israeli President refuses to grant pardon to ex-Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, now serving jail term for corruption charges.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 3/27/2017, 2:20 PM

Rivlin travels to Vietnam

Rivlin leaves for Vietnam, says mutual cooperation can promote technological, health, and educational advances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2017, 9:24 AM

Shaked supports pardoning Olmert

Justice Minister calls on President Rivlin to pardon former Prime Minister convicted of accepting bribes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 8:42 PM

President Rivlin meets with Trump ME envoy Jason Greenblatt

The two discussed Greenblatt’s ongoing visit, the strength of the United States-Israel partnership, and efforts to achieve peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 12:16 PM

'Send my son home'

Family of jailed soldier visits Knesset, turns to President Rivlin, government ministers with appeal to free Elor Azariya.Hezki Baruch, 3/15/2017, 11:53 AM

Rivlin stresses strong bond with Germany

President Rivlin hosts President of the German Bundestag, reiterates strong bond between Israel and Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 4:46 AM

'We must prove we can live together, despite the obstacles'

President Rivlin meets President Ivanić of Bosnia and Herzogovina, both presidents emphasize importance of cooperation and multi-ethnicity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 3:21 PM

Rivlin: Go and protect Israel

President gives IDF soldiers Mishloach Manot, says female soldiers integral to defense of nation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 5:27 PM

President Rivlin sings with Arab Hebrew teacher who went viral

President Rivlin hosts Arab teacher of Hebrew whose unique method of education has gone viral in recent days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 8:49 PM

'This is a very important year in history'

Israeli President Rivlin says 2017 marks important year, invites Britain's royal family to visit Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 12:55 PM

'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

NY Governor Cuomo, Israeli President Rivlin speak at Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem following wave of anti-Semitic incidents in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 3:52 PM

'Israel does not forget Oron and Hadar'

President Reuven Rivlin speaks of efforts to return bodies at State Memorial Service for Fallen Soldiers whose burial place is unknown.Yedidya ben Ohr, 3/5/2017, 1:57 PM

'Solidarity cannot be confined to the symbolic'

President Rivlin calls on rabbinic leadership  in Diaspora to participate in strategic dialogue about future of Jewish people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 9:59 AM

President to Har Hevron artists: Art is a godsend

Artists from Har Hevron participate in special exhibition in President Rivlin's Residence.Eliran Aharon, 2/22/2017, 9:17 AM

Rivlin: Missiles do not discriminate between Jew and Arab

President attends Kafr Qasem road inauguration following explosion of rockets on southern Israel from nearby Sinai.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/20/2017, 8:39 PM

Rivlin: Support for Israel must always remain bi-partisan

President Rivlin addresses Annual Israel Leadership Mission of the Conference of Presidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 3:13 AM

'Your task is as complex as Moses' job'

Rivlin blesses new IDF Chief Rabbi with success in new task of 'connecting,' compares Rabbi Karim's job to that of Moses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 11:36 AM

'Livni might be a true blessing for Israel'

President Rivlin responds to UN's consideration of Tzipi Livni for UN Under-Secretary General.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2017, 11:50 AM

Rivlin: Sovereignty must be equal for all

Israeli President says he supports sovereignty, emphasizes non-Israelis will become full citizens and Israel needs to think hard.Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2017, 11:25 AM