'We have a great friend in Canada'

President Reuven Rivlin meets Canadian Foreign Minister, tells her he will visit Canada next year.Nitsan Keidar, 11/1/2018, 5:12 AM

Minister Azoulay 'made sure to serve public as far as he could'

Religious Affairs Minister 'faithfully dealt with needs of public his whole life, along with endless devotion to his wonderful family.'Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2018, 7:08 PM

President, First Lady meet Nachal Tzafit tragedy victims parents

President: 'There are no words of consolation for loss of child in such unnecessary disaster. We haven't moved on. Your loss touched us all'Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2018, 3:16 PM

Rivlin: We can never afford to ignore anti-Semitism

Watch special message from President of Israel to Pittsburgh Jewish community following synagogue massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2018, 7:05 PM

US and Israeli officials respond to synagogue shooting

Israeli officials horrified after Synagogue massacre. Netanyahu following updates while Rivlin says 'our hearts of with the families'.Tzvi Lev, 10/27/2018, 7:25 PM

Report: Netanyahu fears president could deny him premiership

Prime Minister reportedly pushing off new elections out of fear President Rivlin will give rival candidate chance to form government.David Rosenberg, 10/24/2018, 9:15 AM

'Relations between China and Israel are excellent'

President Rivlin meets China's Vice President who is visiting Israel.Ben Ariel, 10/24/2018, 2:37 AM

Rivlin: Israel needs to have 'honest' conversation with Diaspora

Israeli president meets with American Jewish leaders, says greatest threat to Jewish people is infighting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2018, 2:57 PM

Rivlin: Israel won't stand by while our people are under attack

Israeli Pres. Rivlin meets UN coordinator, promises that Israel 'wont stand by' when civilians are under attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2018, 2:34 PM

Rivlin: Dark times for Christians in Middle East

President speaks with Christian Media Summit about plight of Christians in region, restoration of important Christian holy site in Israel.Gary Willig, 10/16/2018, 6:11 PM

Party running for Tel Aviv council proposes enhancing Aliyah Day

City council candidates suggest amendment to law 'to recognize all contributions olim made to country in proactive, meaningful way.'Mordechai Sones, 10/16/2018, 4:36 PM

'An attack on Jews is an attack on all of Denmark'

President Rivlin participates in ceremony marking 75th anniversary of the rescue of Danish Jews at the Great Synagogue in Copenhagen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 3:34 AM

'The entire nation of Israel is with you'

President Reuven Rivlin pays condolences to to families of Kim Levengard-Yehezkel and Ziv Hajbi following Barkan shooting attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2018, 4:46 PM

Rivlin: EU helping Iran evade sanctions is unacceptable

President Rivlin meets German Chancellor Merkel, calls on Germany to stop EU from protecting Iran from US sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2018, 4:19 PM

Rivlin sees 'the impressive power of the IDF'

President Reuven Rivlin visits 'Our IDF' exhibition, says strength of IDF 'has always been its excellent soldiers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2018, 4:48 PM

Rivlin to widow of Ari Fuld: We all cried with you

President pays condolence visit to Fuld family. 'Every time such a despicable murder happens, we understand that the struggle is not over.'Ido Ben Porat, 9/18/2018, 12:17 PM

Watch: President Rivlin wishes Jews a happy New Year

In Rosh Hashanah greetings, Israel's Pres. Rivlin stresses importance of remembering what the Jewish People have in common with each other.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2018, 9:54 PM

Israeli president lectures Philippine leader on Hitler

President Reuven Rivlin gives lecture on Hitler to Rodrigo Duterte during their meeting, in light of Duterte's comments in 2016.AFP, 9/4/2018, 3:14 PM

Meretz protests Philippine president's meeting with Rivlin

Meretz activists protest outside President's Residence over Rodrigo Duterte's visit to Israel and his meeting with President Rivlin.Hezki Baruch, 9/4/2018, 12:19 PM

Honey for the President - straight from Gaza area communities

For Rosh Hashana, President and wife host beekeepers from Gaza vicinity bearing hyssop, citrus, thyme, cardamom, clover, and avocado honeys.Mordechai Sones, 9/3/2018, 7:04 PM

'Beginning the journey to words and numbers'

President of Israel opens school year with first graders at Noam Eliyahu religious school in Netivot.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2018, 1:30 PM

Rivlin to receive antibiotic treatment

President Rivlin, who is suffering from a mild flu, will maintain a more controlled schedule to allow him the required respite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2018, 3:43 AM

Rivlin to Bolton: Don't forget Hadar and Oron

Israeli President meets US National Security Advisor, asks him to ensure return of all Israelis held by Hamas in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 7:09 PM

Private numbers of Israeli president, Cabinet members leaked

Attorney turned political activist posts phone numbers of senior Israeli leaders. One MK thanks activist for the 'service'.JTA, 8/19/2018, 4:41 PM

'We must make sure that you also feel equal'

President Rivlin meets Druze leaders after they met PM Netanyahu to discuss concerns over Nationality Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2018, 6:19 PM

Rivlin: Croatia must 'deal with its past'

Israeli president visits 'Croatia's Auschwitz,' says nation must confront actions of pro-Nazi regime during WW2.AFP, 7/25/2018, 9:11 PM

'Good relations getting closer'

President meets Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković; meeting attended by Agriculture Minister, Economy Minister and counterparts.Mordechai Sones, 7/24/2018, 10:52 PM

'The whole nation embraces you'

State President condolence visit to family of late Staff Sergeant Aviv Levy, killed by sniper fire at Gaza border. 'The loss is unbearable.'Ido Ben Porat, 7/23/2018, 7:00 PM

'It is our responsibility to create hope'

President Reuven Rivlin addresses arrest of Conservative Rabbi for conducting non-Orthodox weddings.Tzvi Lev, 7/19/2018, 10:56 PM

'We sat in the living room, suddenly we were filled with blood'

Father whose family was injured by rocket tells of the horrifying moments.Yoni Kempinski, 7/14/2018, 10:37 PM

Rivlin: 'Settlement in Israel binds the right and the left'

President attends event marking 50 years of the WZO Settlement Division. 'We are home, and we will not be moved again.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 7:55 PM

'Is Rivlin the president - or a politician?'

Amid president's criticism of clause allowing for Jewish-only communities, special committee convenes over Nationality Law.Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2018, 1:12 PM

Rivlin intervenes in Nationality Law

In unusual step, president turns to MKs and asks them to change the law so as not to enable the establishment of Jewish-only communities.Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2018, 10:24 AM

Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green visits Rivlin

All-Star forward for NBA champion Golden State Warriors visits Israel, meets President Rivlin in Jerusalem.JTA, 7/5/2018, 10:48 PM

Rivlin apprises Hamas: 'Gaza won't be rehabilitated'

'As long as Hamas continues running Gaza while holding our soldiers who didn't return from battle, Gaza won't be rehabilitated.'Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2018, 9:58 PM

Rivlin thanks Polish President

President Rivlin speaks with Polish President after Poland decided to amend its controversial Holocaust Law.Elad Benari, 6/29/2018, 5:35 AM

Bennett: Second Lebanon War was just - but mismanaged

Memorial for fallen of 2006 Lebanon war on Mt. Herzl. President Rivlin: We won't allow Iranian consolidation in Lebanon or Syria.Eliran Aharon, 6/28/2018, 6:54 PM

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

'Austria is committed to Israel's security'

Chancellor Kurz meets with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem, vows to fight anti-Semitism at home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2018, 2:44 PM

Rivlin to AJC: Let's work together for the world's benefit

President Rivlin welcomes delegation from the leadership of the AJC upon the organization's arrival in Jerusalem for its Global Forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 2:18 PM

Rivlin urges Abbas: Condemn Gaza terror

President calls Palestinian Authority Chairman to congratulate him on month of Ramadan.Mordechai Sones, 6/4/2018, 7:02 PM

'Sometimes you have just three seconds to make a decision'

Pres. Rivlin visits Iron Dome battery, praises soldiers for working overtime to protect Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2018, 5:07 PM

'We salute the casualties of the Altalena - for not firing back'

President speaks at memorial ceremony for those killed during 1948 Altalena incident. 'Some wounds must remain open.'Uzi Baruch, 5/30/2018, 6:58 PM

Rivlin: Panama's Jewish community 'one of the most important'

President Rivlin welcomes Panama's Pres. Varela to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2018, 2:41 PM

Israeli President offers 'Shehecheyanu' thanksgiving prayer

'For three-thousand years we prayed for Jerusalem, and since establishment of State 70 years ago, Jerusalem has been the capital of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 5/14/2018, 7:38 PM

Rivlin: Time to move our ministries to Jerusalem

President speaks at ceremony marking reunification of Jerusalem on Ammunition Hill. 'Unity of Jerusalem is our test.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2018, 10:25 PM

Rivlin: Anyone who tries to harm us will be defeated

Israeli president speaks at ceremony for the fallen of the Six Day War. 'The State of Israel is ready and prepared for every scenario.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2018, 6:54 PM

Shin Bet celebrates 70 years: 'We trust you'

President Rivlin, Prime Minister Netanyahu praise Israel Security Agency as it celebrates its 70th anniversary.Ido Ben Porat, 5/11/2018, 2:06 AM

Rivlin: We are faced with ongoing conflict with Iranian regime

Israeli president says Iran plans to 'wreak havoc, death, and destruction in the region and around the world.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2018, 9:23 PM

Israel welcomes Trump's decision to withdraw from JCPOA

President Rivlin says Trump's decision a 'significant step in ensuring the security of Israel, the Middle East, and the world.'Gary Willig, 5/8/2018, 10:14 PM

Rivlin hosts foreign ambassadors, diplomats, on Independence Day

President, First Lady tell foreign diplomats of Israel's accomplishments over its 70 years, says peace is possible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2018, 9:53 PM

From Auschwitz to the Western Wall

Thousands of students who participated in the 30th March of the Living come to Israel to celebrate the Jewish state's 70th Independence Day.Yoni Kempinski, 4/19/2018, 6:00 PM

World leaders congratulate Israel on its 70th anniversary

US, Russian Presidents, Queen of England, and UN Secretary General send warm wishes to President Rivlin on Israel's Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2018, 4:57 PM

Israel Independence Day greeting from President Reuven Rivlin

Israeli president sends greetings to Jewish communities and friends of Israel around the world on Israel’s 70th Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 8:37 PM

Shaked, Rivlin, sign pardons for Israel's 70th anniversary

Special presidential pardons given in honor of milestone anniversary of the state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 5:15 PM

Polish nationalists seek to sue President Rivlin

Nationalists want to sue Israeli president for saying many Poles were complicit in the Nazi Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 6:59 PM

Watch: 12,000 voices join together for Israel's 70th anniversary

Koolulam brings together 12,000, including President Reuven Rivlin, in song to mark Israel's 70th independence day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 11:10 AM