Hotovely: A mark of shame for UNESCO

Deputy FM Hotovely says newest UNESCO resolution is a 'mark of shame,' slams Arabs for trying to appropriate Jewish symbols.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 2:12 PM

WATCH: Hotovely defends Cave of the Patriarchs before the UN

Deputy Foreign Minister warns countries participating in UN effort to classify Jewish holy site 'Palestinian' risk aggravating conflict.Mordechai Sones, 6/27/2017, 7:33 PM

Construction in Qalqiliya: 'Someone's lost their mind'

IDF regulations ignored to allow Arab city to expand to within 50 meters of security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 9:24 PM

Hotovely: Time to think of Yesha communities as 'normal'

Deputy Foreign Minister: 'If they approve 14,000 housing units in Qalqilya in the PA, we must demand today 14,000 housing units in Ariel.'Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2017, 11:01 AM

'The decision to expand Qalqilya must be reassessed'

Likud Ministers blast PM's plan to expand Arab city at the expense of land intended for Jewish development.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 8:51 AM

Netanyahu: Nauru has been a wonderful friend to Israel

PM Netanyahu speaks to Nauru president about future cooperation with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 1:31 PM

Deputy FM: No reason to uproot settlements

Tzipi Hotovely says PM Netanyahu sees no reason to apply sovereignty; Jews can live under PA rule if future PA state is founded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 8:45 AM

'We're disappointed that construction is still being limited'

Dep. Foreign Minister calls decision to limit construction in Judea and Samaria disappointing. 'No reason not to build in Gush Etzion.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/4/2017, 5:15 PM

'If you pressure Netanyahu, he will fall'

Representatives for Judea and Samaria call on White House to refrain from pressuring Netanyahu into making concessions to the PA.Tal Polon, 5/29/2017, 11:15 PM

'You make Jewish sovereignty over Jerusalem real'

Cherna Moskowitz, wife of prolific Jewish philanthropist, honored for 50 years of helping to rebuild Jewish Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 4:20 PM

Deputy FM: Visit the Temple Mount on Jerusalem Day

Dep. Minister Tzipi Hotovely says Israelis today must 'prove the Temple Mount is in our hands.'Shimon Cohen, 5/24/2017, 2:48 PM

'Israel and UK are united against terrorism'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely sends her condolences to the victims of apparent suicide bombing in Manchester concert hall.David Rosenberg, 5/23/2017, 10:38 AM

'Jerusalem is the heart of our existence'

Dep. FM Tzipi Hotovely at special event, hosted by Arutz Sheva and Dr. Joseph Frager, honoring 50 years of united Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2017, 11:35 AM

'Welcome, dear friend'

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely meets with new US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman. 'A Palestinian state would be a second Gaza.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2017, 3:32 PM

'We expect the embassy to be moved'

Deputy Foreign Minister says it is 'essential' for peace that Jerusalem be recognized as unified capital of Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 5/14/2017, 10:54 PM

Six Day War paratroopers return to the Western Wall

Deputy Foreign Minister visits Old City with the three paratroopers who were documented in the famous picture by David Rubinger in 1967.Gary Willig, 5/11/2017, 8:10 PM

Congressman believes Embassy will move

Congressman Louie Gohmert, visiting Israel, met with Deputy Foreign Minister: 'This will happen, President Trump will keep his promise.'Mordechai Sones, 5/10/2017, 1:54 PM

Deputy FM: Build new town in Samaria immediately

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely meets women of Amona who currently still live in school dormitory after being evicted in February.Hezki Baruch, 5/8/2017, 2:18 PM

'UNESCO creating fake history'

Deputy FM Hotovely talks about political struggle ahead of anti-Israeli vote tomorrow at UNESCO.Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2017, 5:34 PM

Deputy FM: Germany needs to understand our red lines

Tzipi Hotovely expresses support for Netanyahu amid diplomatic row with Germany, says Europe needs to understand Israel's position.Shimon Cohen, 4/30/2017, 3:40 PM

Hotovely: I'm waiting for Trump to announce US Embassy move

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely says rumors Trump plans US Embassy move are probably just rumors - but she's still hopeful they're true.Shimon Cohen, 4/30/2017, 2:08 PM

Watch: Deputy FM responds to diplomatic dispute with Germany

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely explains why she supports the Prime Minister's ultimatum to German foreign minister.Hezky Baruch, 4/25/2017, 4:51 PM

'Barghouti is not an ordinary prisoner'

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely says NY Times decision to publish Barghouti's article 'seriously undermines' their credibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2017, 12:04 AM

'Israel can help end Syrian civil war'

Deputy FM says Israel has done well to stay out of Syrian civil war militarily, but can help bring conflict to an end diplomatically.Gary Willig, 4/5/2017, 4:55 PM

'Israel hasn't turned its back on the Syrians'

Deputy Foreign Minister says Israel will continue helping Syrians, should not become militarily involved.Nitsan Keidar, 4/5/2017, 1:42 PM

Hotovely: The settlement enterprise is forever

Deputy Foreign Minister sees Trump era as 'a real window of opportunity for new political thinking - also for thinking about sovereignty.'Shimon Cohen, 4/4/2017, 3:23 PM

'Bennett is attacking his own decisions'

Dep. Foreign Minister rips Jewish Home chief's criticism of PM. 'You're part of the cabinet, you approved this decision as well.'Shimon Cohen, 4/3/2017, 8:58 AM

'Appoint Israeli UN Under-Secretary General'

Deputy FM Hotovely meets with UN Deputy Secretary General Muhammad, raises series of reform demands in organization's Israel relations.Mordechai Sones, 3/30/2017, 9:42 AM

'The Palestinians are evading the truth'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely addressed the AIPAC lobby in Washington and praised the US for changing its approach to the UN.Nitzan Keidar, 3/27/2017, 6:26 PM

'A new era in Israel-America relations'

Deputy Foreign Minister speaks to Arutz Sheva in a special interview about relations with the U.S. and construction in Judea and Samaria.Eliran Aharon, 3/27/2017, 4:26 AM

Likud Minister: Bennett trying to gain political capital

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely attacks Education Minister: 'Shame such an important subject became a populist and political debate.'Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2017, 4:32 PM

'No freedom of religion without Jewish sovereignty'

Deputy Foreign Minister takes foreign ambassadors to Ammunition Hill for 50th anniversary of reunification of Jerusalem.Eliran Baruch, 3/14/2017, 3:49 PM

Hotovely: Make Knesset meetings parent-friendly

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely speaks about change in Knesset's makeup, need for Knesset's hours to become more parent-friendly.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2017, 8:40 AM

Hotovely: Enough of Liberman's scare tactics

Deputy Foreign Minister blasts Defense Minister's warning against annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria, accuses him of intimidation.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 12:56 PM

'Moving the embassy would show US has returned to Middle East'

Deputy Foreign Minister meets US Congressman on trip to examine possibility of moving US embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 9:56 PM

Bill for sovereignty over Ma'aleh Adumim delayed at PM's request

Ministerial Committee on Legislation agrees to delay vote on sovereignty bill after PM request in order to coordinate move with US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2017, 10:51 AM

Paris attack: 'The ugliest anti-Semitism is rearing its head'

Deputy Foreign Minister reacts to brutal attack against young Jews in Paris this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2017, 11:28 AM

Hotovely: Two-state solution 'impossible'

Deputy Foreign Minister tells Conference of Presidents: Two-state solution “impossible”, the Palestinians want Israel not to exist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 5:16 AM

Deputy FM Hotovely: 'Two-state epoch has ended'

Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely says'finally pressure won't be exerted on us and we'll be able to shape our future according to national interests'Yoel Domb, 2/15/2017, 8:55 PM

Zionist Union MK: Why aren't you annexing?

After Deputy Foreign Min. Hotovely calls to annex Judea and Samaria, Zionist Union MK Bar-Lev retorts: 'Why aren't you annexing?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2017, 1:52 PM

Hotovely calls for gradual sovereignty

Deputy Foreign Minister: The "settlers" are the ones under occupation, and it’s time to end the occupation.Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2017, 3:15 AM

'The Regulation Law reflects a just legal principle'

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely points out the underlying false premises of those seeking to undermine the Regulation Law.Tal Polon, 2/8/2017, 3:17 PM

Deputy FM Hotovely: Consulates to follow US embassy to Jerusalem

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely (Likud) says other consulates will follow US embassy to Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 2/6/2017, 5:06 PM

'Securing Jerusalem - by annexing Maaleh Adumim'

Deputy FM says key to securing united Jerusalem is annexing metropolitan area, extending sovereignty from Jerusalem to surrounding towns.Hezki Baruch, 2/5/2017, 4:13 PM

'White House knows settlements aren't an obstacle to peace'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says Jews have the right to build in Judea and Samaria, time has come for alternatives to two-states.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2017, 12:05 PM

Deputy FM: This term will decide Judea and Samaria's fate

Tzipi Hotovely speaks about US President Trump's inauguration and the proposed law to apply Israeli sovereignty to Ma'ale Adumim.Hezki Baruch, 1/21/2017, 10:34 PM

Foreign Ministry welcomes Torah scroll from Bucharest

Foreign Ministry synagogue holds traditional ceremony welcoming Torah scroll from Bucharest.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2017, 1:05 PM

Hotovely: Paris conference will distance peace

Deputy Foreign Minister reiterates Israel’s objection to the Paris peace conference, likens it to "a wedding without a bride and groom".Nitsan Keidar, 1/12/2017, 3:02 AM

'We will work with Trump at UN'

Deputy Israeli FM Hotovely said Israeli government willing to work with Trump to repeal anti-Israel UN resolutionYoel Domb, 1/8/2017, 4:46 PM

Foreign Ministry corrects foreign media on Azariya trial

Deputy Foreign Minister complains to NYT and CNN for Azariya trial headlines failing to mention that the Arab killed was a terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 6:17 PM

'Security Council a catalyst for more Jews in Judea and Samaria'

Deputy Foreign Minister says more Jews live in Judea and Samaria after UN resolutions, BDS movement failing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2017, 7:15 PM

'We are not a protectorate'

In a special interview with Arutz 7, Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says now is the time to apply Israeli law to Judea and Samaria.Benny Toker, 12/27/2016, 1:24 PM

'We have patience, our conflict is still young'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says conflict with Arabs 'young' compared to other conflicts with lasted centuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 5:15 PM

'Convey this message to Abbas: Stop diplomatic terrorism'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely met with the Foreign Minister of Uruguay and asked him to tell Abbas to stop diplomatic war on IsraelArutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2016, 8:23 PM

Hotovely: Transferring Jews is ethnic cleansing

Deputy Foreign Minister calls to end the 'myth of the occupation' and end push for Palestinian statehood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2016, 10:52 AM

China to Israel: You are a technological powerhouse

The Chinese Deputy Minister of Science is visiting Israel to mark 25 years of China-Israel relations.Hezki Baruch, 11/21/2016, 5:48 PM

Deputy Foreign Minister speaks about Trump victory

Watch: MK Tzipi Hotovely hopes for a new page in Israel-US relations as Trump enters office.Yoni Kempinski, 11/10/2016, 6:40 AM