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

Rivlin opposes Regulation Law

President Rivlin fears Regulation Law will cause Israel to be seen as 'apartheid state,' opposes right-wing lawmaking attempts.Netanel Katz, 2/12/2017, 9:33 AM

President Rivlin meets with Belgian Prime Minister Michel

Rivlin: 'ISIS graduates flooding Europe'; Michel: 'Fight for security is fight to strengthen freedom'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 9:24 PM

Crisis with Mexico ends after President Rivlin issues apology

Mexican President accepts apology of President Rivlin, ending crisis in relations between the two nations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 11:09 PM

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert requests pardon

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, currently serving 27-month prison sentence for corruption, requests pardon from President Rivlin.JTA, 1/31/2017, 10:29 PM

Rivlin to try to resolve tensions with Mexico

President Rivlin to speak with his Mexican counterpart in a bid to resolve tensions over Netanyahu’s alleged support of border wall.Nitsan Keidar, 1/31/2017, 12:06 AM

'Erez had a tremendous heart and was always giving'

President Rivlin visits family of police officer killed in ramming attack last week; says nation looks up to victim as role model.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 5:41 PM

Rivlin: Internal divisions a grave threat to Israel's security

President praises opening of national security discussion to the public, warns internal divisions threaten security as much as enemies.Gary Willig, 1/23/2017, 3:39 PM

Rivlin congratulates President Trump on inauguration

Israeli President Rivlin sends letter of congratulations to new US President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2017, 6:36 PM

President Rivlin released from hospital

The President has returned to his residence this morning after 24 hours in Shaare Zedek Medical Center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2017, 7:21 AM

Polish president sends regards to 'Polish Mothers' in Israel

Polish president Andrzej Duda attended a festive dinner in his honor hosted by Israeli President Reuven Rivlin.Hezky Baruch, 1/17/2017, 9:43 PM

President Rivlin meets with Ambassador Shapiro for last time

President meets with outgoing US ambassador for the final time before he steps down this week as US administration changes.Gary Willig, 1/17/2017, 5:34 PM

'We will always remember your support'

President Rivlin meets with Sierra Leone President Koroma in Jerusalem. Koroma thanks Israel for support during Ebola outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2017, 12:57 PM

Rivlin: terrorism won't break us

President says Israel working tirelessly to combat terrorism, and that today's ramming attack will not break the spirit of Israelis.Gary Willig, 1/8/2017, 7:45 PM

Rivlin opposes meetings with European far-right parties

President Reuven Rivlin says he will "never condone" Israeli representatives meeting with representatives of the European far right.JTA, 1/5/2017, 2:35 AM

President: Judea & Samaria residents descendants of Macabees

President Rivlin lights third light Chanukah with the students and teachers of Beit El Yeshiva in wake of anti-Israel UN resolution.Yoni Kempinski, 12/26/2016, 9:16 PM

The President's answer to the Security Council

President Reuven Rivlin lights Hanukkah candles at Beit El after UN Security Council resolution calls town illegal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 5:08 PM

Rivlin sends condolences to the Elyakim family

President Rivlin publicized his condolences after the body of Dalia Elyakim, murdered in the attack in Berlin, was identified.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 9:01 AM

New Turkish ambassador hopes to enhance relations

Kemal Okam, Turkey's first ambassador to Israel since 2010, presents his credentials to President Reuven Rivlin.Elad Benari, 12/13/2016, 2:16 AM

'Be the eyes and ears of the community'

President Reuven Rivlin address summit of Jewish publishers and writers, calls for joint effort to fight anti-Semitism around the world.Reut Hadar, 12/5/2016, 4:10 AM

Rivlin actively works to stop Muezzin Law

In an unusual move for a president, Rivlin takes active steps to ensure Muezzin Law does not pass preliminary reading.Shlomo Pyotrakovsky, 11/29/2016, 8:04 PM

Rivlin thanks Erdogan for firefighting assistance

President Rivlin speaks with Turkish counterpart, thanks him for his country's assistance during the recent wave of fires.Elad Benari, 11/28/2016, 1:09 AM

President Rivlin visits scene of terror at Mumbai Chabad House

President Rivlin attends memorial for the victims of the Mumbai terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2016, 10:14 PM

Rivlin: We have to comply with the Supreme Court

Rivlin on Amona: “If we do not understand that we have to follow Supreme Court rulings, we will have lawlessness.”Shlomo Vile, 11/20/2016, 11:12 AM

Rivlin to visit Mumbai Chabad

Rivlin to visit Mumbai Chabad house and light memorial candle in memory of murdered emissaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 1:45 PM

Rivlin: India is an important ally

President Rivlin departs on a state visit to the Republic of India, where he will open an agro-tech conference with his local counterpart.Orli Harari, 11/14/2016, 4:13 AM

Israeli leaders eulogize Leonard Cohen

President Rivlin, PM Netanyahu eulogized Canadian Jewish singer who performed for soldiers during the Yom Kippur War.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/11/2016, 9:23 PM

Rivlin meets with Russian PM in Jerusalem

President Reuven Rivlin this morning (Thursday) held a working meeting at his residence with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2016, 1:03 PM

President Rivlin welcomes 5 new ambassadors

President Rivlin receives the diplomatic credentials of new Ambassadors from Belgium, Latvia, Switzerland, Greece, & FinlandArutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2016, 9:14 PM

Rivlin thanks Italy for 'commitment to truth'

'We are experiencing a period of unprecedented friendship and brotherhood between Israel and Italy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 6:18 PM

Bedouin family: We will continue to serve Israel

President Rivlin visited the home of Bedouin boy killed by Egyptian fire, says no difference between Bedouin child and Jewish child.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2016, 7:46 PM