Yitzchak Herzog

Mr. Herzog, sincerity is not enough to turn back the tide

Mr. Herzog, sincerity is not enough to turn back the tide

The parasha and current events series: The tragic transgression trilogy of Diaspora Jews.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 6/29/2018, 2:46 PM
Avi Gabbay fined for exceeding expenditure limit

Avi Gabbay fined for exceeding expenditure limit

State Comptroller publishes report on candidates accounts in primaries for Labor Party leadership; Gabbay's deficit: NIS 537,103.Mordechai Sones, 6/26/2018, 5:10 PM
'Inconceivable that Reform stages coup'

'Inconceivable that Reform stages coup'

Coalition Chairman sharply criticizes Herzog appointment to chair Jewish Agency, threatens agency budget.Mordechai Sones, 6/24/2018, 2:35 PM
Israel's President congratulates new Jewish Agency chairman

Israel's President congratulates new Jewish Agency chairman

Rivlin tweets blessing to Herzog: 'As MK, minister, opposition chairman, Buji has been at heart of Israeli democracy for most of his life.'Mordechai Sones, 6/24/2018, 1:01 PM
Surprise guest at Gush Katif expellees conference

Surprise guest at Gush Katif expellees conference

Opposition Chairman Herzog: 'I hope we will always know how to overcome challenges together and in unity.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 2/13/2018, 9:58 PM
INTO THE FRAY: Israel’s disloyal—and dishonest—opposition

INTO THE FRAY: Israel’s disloyal—and dishonest—opposition

It is time for representatives of the Israeli Left to come to terms with the idea that people who think differently to them are just as legitimate as those who look different to them Dr. Martin Sherman, 6/30/2017, 4:44 PM
'We will oppose the Regulation Law with every means'

'We will oppose the Regulation Law with every means'

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog says Regulation Law will end Israeli democracy, bring wrath of international community down on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2017, 4:02 PM
Herzog responds to dramatic drop in polls

Herzog responds to dramatic drop in polls

Labor Chairman Isaac Herzog dismisses recent poll results showing a dramatic drop in his party’s standing.Shlomo Vile, 12/12/2016, 4:38 PM
Police end investigation against Herzog

Police end investigation against Herzog

Police have turned in their findings against the beleaguered Labor Party leader, who is suspected of taking illegal election donations.Shlom Piotrokofsky, 9/1/2016, 3:42 PM
'You're violating your own principles'

'You're violating your own principles'

In Knesset event marking anniversary of death of Ze'ev Jabotinsky, Netanyahu and Herzog argue over who better preserves his legacy.Hezki Baruch, 8/3/2016, 2:53 PM
Regret & nostalgia abound in Gush Katif event

Regret & nostalgia abound in Gush Katif event

Minister and MKs speak about the decisions that led to the "disengagement" from Gaza and its aftermath in event marking 11-year anniversary.Eliran Aharon, 8/2/2016, 6:35 PM
'Netanyahu is trying to become an Israeli Castro'

'Netanyahu is trying to become an Israeli Castro'

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog goes off on government, Netanyahu, accusing PM of working to fulfill autocratic aspirations.Hezki Baruch, 8/1/2016, 6:18 PM
In geography, Yitzchak Herzog plays to lose

In geography, Yitzchak Herzog plays to lose

The internet exploded after Opposition Leader Yitzchak Herzog couldn't get his countries right when congratulating Portugal's Euro 2016 win.Rachel Kaplan, 7/11/2016, 7:03 PM
Herzog sells the Brooklyn Bridge - again

Herzog sells the Brooklyn Bridge - again

Israel can keep the Western Wall – everything else must go. Jack Engelhard, 6/21/2016, 12:18 PM
The danger of a politician with a big mouth

The danger of a politician with a big mouth

The biggest danger is placing his own fame and success above the good of the country. Paula R. Stern, 6/21/2016, 11:44 AM
Herzog questioned under caution by police

Herzog questioned under caution by police

MK suspected of accepting forbidden donations, not reporting the donation and handing in a false declaration, in 2013 labor party primaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 3:52 PM
US and Israel: Candidates but no visionaries

US and Israel: Candidates but no visionaries

Where are the Reagan's who make us gaze forward? Jack Engelhard, 2/9/2016, 9:28 AM
Where to, Naftali Bennett?

Where to, Naftali Bennett?

The Jewish Home-National Union party is at a crossroads.Former MK Yaakov Katz, 2/7/2016, 8:10 AM
Kahlon: I would 'step aside' to bring in Herzog

Kahlon: I would 'step aside' to bring in Herzog

If Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu wishes to bring Yitzhak Herzog into his coalition, Moshe Kahlon would back him to the hilt.Moshe Cohen, 10/26/2015, 6:49 PM
Herzog: Netanyahu and Bennett 'Must Go Home'

Herzog: Netanyahu and Bennett 'Must Go Home'

Herzog slams Binyamin Netanyahu and Naftali Bennett in a strongly-worded speech during the new Knesset session Monday.Moshe Cohen, 10/12/2015, 7:16 PM
TA Mayor: Forget 'Zionist Union,' Go Back to Labor

TA Mayor: Forget 'Zionist Union,' Go Back to Labor

Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai has a lot to say about Yitzhak Herzog - none of it nice.Yaakov Levi, 9/7/2015, 10:47 PM
Herzog: Netanyahu Doesn't Work for Israelis

Herzog: Netanyahu Doesn't Work for Israelis

Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog slams Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for supporting 'illogical, unfair' gas deal.Moshe Cohen, 9/7/2015, 3:52 PM
Shaked: Refugees Will Keep Coming

Shaked: Refugees Will Keep Coming

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked was the latest politician to point out the folly of admitting large numbers of Syrian refugees into Israel.Moshe Cohen, 9/6/2015, 7:32 PM
Regev on Refugees: Israelis Not Hard-Hearted

Regev on Refugees: Israelis Not Hard-Hearted

Minister Miri Regev said that despite Israelis' desire to help unfortunate Syrian refugees, Israel was just not capable of absorbing them.Yaakov Levi, 9/6/2015, 4:27 PM
Herzog Makes It Perfectly Clear: No Unity Govt.

Herzog Makes It Perfectly Clear: No Unity Govt.

For once and for all, said Yitzchak Herzog, Zionist Union/Labor is not going to join Binyamin Netanyahu's coalition.Moshe Cohen, 7/19/2015, 8:23 PM
Herzog: Hamas Terror and Iran Terror Are the Same

Herzog: Hamas Terror and Iran Terror Are the Same

The firing of a rocket by Gaza terrorists at Israel just hours after Iran got its nuclear deal is no coincidence, Yitzhak Herzog argues.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 11:19 AM
Report: Netanyahu, Herzog Using Rivlin to Talk

Report: Netanyahu, Herzog Using Rivlin to Talk

Rumors continue to fly that Zionist Union will join Likud-led gov't, as Netanyahu and Herzog show cooperation in opposition to Iran deal.Moshe Cohen, 7/16/2015, 9:00 AM
Herzog: Iran Deal Bad for Israel? Blame Netanyahu

Herzog: Iran Deal Bad for Israel? Blame Netanyahu

Zionist Union/Labor head Yitzchak Herzog says Iran nuclear deal will be bad for Israel - and that it's all Netanyahu's fault.Yaakov Levi, 7/13/2015, 5:12 PM
UL's MK Odeh Suggests Zionist Left is Racist, Too

UL's MK Odeh Suggests Zionist Left is Racist, Too

Aiman Odeh, chairman of the United List, on Sunday decried the 'Israeli occupation' at the Herzliya Conference.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 10:31 PM
Herzog: Demographic Threat is 'Imminent'

Herzog: Demographic Threat is 'Imminent'

Israel needs to make a deal with the Palestinian Authority right away, it it wants to survive as a Jewish state, said Yitzchak Herzog.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 7:37 PM
Lawyers Boo 'Buji' Over Bibi Boycott Blame

Lawyers Boo 'Buji' Over Bibi Boycott Blame

An attempt by Yitzhak Herzog to slam Prime Minister Netanyahu in front of what he thought was a sympathetic audience backfired.Moshe Cohen, 6/4/2015, 2:03 PM
Herzog: PM Dug Himself a Pit, I Won't Throw a Rope

Herzog: PM Dug Himself a Pit, I Won't Throw a Rope

Labor leader Yitzhak Herzog insists Netanyahu should not count on him to bail out latest government when push comes to shove.Moshe Cohen, 5/7/2015, 1:05 PM
Sources: Netanyahu May Offer Herzog Rotation Deal

Sources: Netanyahu May Offer Herzog Rotation Deal

Just hours after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced, Likud sources said he was looking for new coalition partners.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 7:54 AM
Herzog: No One Offered Me Foreign Ministry

Herzog: No One Offered Me Foreign Ministry

MK Yitzhak Herzog angrily denied a report that he had turned down an offer by Binyamin Netanyahu to be Israel's Foreign Minister.Moshe Cohen, 5/6/2015, 10:53 PM
PM on Riots: Legitimate Protests Yes, Violence No

PM on Riots: Legitimate Protests Yes, Violence No

The riots in Tel Aviv Sunday by Ethiopian protesters have prompted politicians to comment on the situation.Yaakov Levi, 5/4/2015, 12:16 AM
Source: Frustrated Netanyahu Ready for Labor Deal

Source: Frustrated Netanyahu Ready for Labor Deal

With less than a week to go before his deadline, PM Netanyahu is said to be ready to give up on deals with Aryeh Deri and Naftali Bennett.Yaakov Levi, 4/29/2015, 3:58 PM
Jewish Home Founder: Party Needs a Rethink

Jewish Home Founder: Party Needs a Rethink

Rabbi Dr. Daniel Tropper, a pioneering founder of the Jewish Home party, says the party could have done better.Yaakov Levi, 3/19/2015, 11:20 AM
Herzog: I Will Keep Jerusalem Safe

Herzog: I Will Keep Jerusalem Safe

Yitzchak Herzog paid a visit to the Kotel on Sunday, where he proclaimed his loyalty to the holy site and said he prays daily.Yaakov Levi, 3/15/2015, 9:33 PM
PLO's Barghouti: We Hope for Netanyahu's Loss

PLO's Barghouti: We Hope for Netanyahu's Loss

In a revealing interview, Mustafa Barghouti says that given everything, the PA prefers Yitzhak Herzog over Binyamin Netanyahu.Moshe Cohen, 3/12/2015, 2:58 PM
Herzog: PA Doesn't Appear to be 'Peace Partner'

Herzog: PA Doesn't Appear to be 'Peace Partner'

In interview, Herzog says Palestinians 'very happy with one-sided strategy' and may not be interested in lasting peace deal with Israel.Yaakov Levi, 3/12/2015, 8:09 AM
Despite Terrorism and Iran – the Left Could Win

Despite Terrorism and Iran – the Left Could Win

After decades of leftist brainwashing and divide-and-rule tactics, many Israelis are out of touch with cold, harsh reality. Gil Ronen, A7 Staff, 3/12/2015, 12:37 AM
Litzman: Haredim Can't Join Leftist Gov't

Litzman: Haredim Can't Join Leftist Gov't

A debate seems to be growing in United Torah Jewry on whether or not the party would join a government headed by Labor.Moshe Cohen, 2/12/2015, 12:07 PM
Bennett Vows Tough Policy; Arab Students Walk Out

Bennett Vows Tough Policy; Arab Students Walk Out

Dozens of Arab students stormed out of an auditorium when Bennett outlined what Ayelet Shaked would do with the Public Security portfolio.Moshe Cohen, 2/8/2015, 5:19 PM
V15: We Are Not Sponsored By 'Foreign Agents'

V15: We Are Not Sponsored By 'Foreign Agents'

The Victory in 2015 group is not representative of anyone except themselves, it told the Central Elections Committee Thursday.Moshe Cohen , 2/5/2015, 12:39 PM
Poll: Mughniyeh Strike Not Connected to Election

Poll: Mughniyeh Strike Not Connected to Election

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu remains popular, according to a new poll released Sunday.Moshe Cohen , 2/1/2015, 6:57 PM
Opposition Chair Blasts Intelligence Unit Mutiny

Opposition Chair Blasts Intelligence Unit Mutiny

LAbor party head Yitzchak Herzog is a major in the elite Unit 8200, from which 43 reservists signed a letter of insubordination.Gil Ronen, 9/13/2014, 8:28 PM
Herzog Slams Zoabi's 'Obscene' Support for Kidnap

Herzog Slams Zoabi's 'Obscene' Support for Kidnap

Labor party leader Yitzchak Herzog compares radical Arab MK's defense of Israeli teens' abduction to 'price tag' crimes.Ari Soffer and Gil Ronen, 6/18/2014, 12:46 PM
Herzog Mocks Netanyahu Over Presidential Election

Herzog Mocks Netanyahu Over Presidential Election

Opposition head jokingly suggests that Netanyahu offer the Pope to run for president.Yishai Karov and Elad Benari, 5/27/2014, 4:44 AM
Herzog to Livni and Lapid: Leave the Coalition

Herzog to Livni and Lapid: Leave the Coalition

Opposition leader says Lapid and Livni should leave the government over peace talks failure.Elad Benari, 5/18/2014, 6:17 AM
Herzog Blames Gov't for Talks Collapse

Herzog Blames Gov't for Talks Collapse

Opposition leader says Netanyahu should “initiate a comprehensive and courageous offer” to PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Yishai Karov and Elad Benari, 4/27/2014, 5:31 AM
Opposition: Give Liberman Elections

Opposition: Give Liberman Elections

Opposition members call for elections following Foreign Minister's remarks that going to the polls is better than releasing terrorists.Elad Benari, 4/7/2014, 3:15 AM
Herzog: I Won't Enter Netanyahu's Coalition

Herzog: I Won't Enter Netanyahu's Coalition

"I intend to win the next election and lead this country," declares opposition leader.Elad Benari, 3/16/2014, 5:39 AM
Opposition MKs: Coalition is One Big 'Mafia'

Opposition MKs: Coalition is One Big 'Mafia'

Opposition MKs said they may boycott Knesset discussions on major laws this week, because of Coalition's 'mafia tactics.'David Lev, 3/9/2014, 8:53 PM
Herzog: I Doubt Netanyahu Will Lead Us to Peace

Herzog: I Doubt Netanyahu Will Lead Us to Peace

Opposition leader says he agrees with Netanyahu’s demands for security, but doubts Netanyahu can lead Israel to peace.Elad Benari, 3/5/2014, 4:16 AM
Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Committee

Herzog Takes Coalition to Court Over Committee

Opposition leader files appeal in protest of delay in the appointment of a chairman to Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.Elad Benari, 2/27/2014, 5:44 AM
Opposition: Netanyahu is Ruled by 'Extremists'

Opposition: Netanyahu is Ruled by 'Extremists'

Opposition slams Netanyahu, after 21 MKs send him a letter clarifying that a construction freeze is out of the question.Elad Benari, 2/21/2014, 2:46 AM
Why did Labor Vote to Continue Terrorist Benefits?

Why did Labor Vote to Continue Terrorist Benefits?

Labor party MKs explain why they voted to continue state benefits to terrorists freed early from prison.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2014, 4:12 PM