Putin pardons Naama Issachar

Israeli woman held in Russian prison to return home with Prime Minister Netanyahu tomorrow.Gary Willig, 1/29/2020, 7:06 PM

'Release of Naama Issachar: A gift to Netanyahu'

Senior official says Russia is not releasing Israeli woman in return for any Israeli gestures.Yoni Kempinski, 1/29/2020, 5:26 PM

Russian committee to consider Naama Issachar's pardon request

This afternoon, Russian committee slated to hold hearing on Israeli-American woman's request for presidential pardon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 10:56 AM

Putin 'excited' after visit to Israel

Russian president meets Russian rabbi after returning from Israel, says proud there is 'no anti-Semitism' in Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 4:00 PM

Abbas meets Putin: A friend of the Palestinian people

PA chairman hosts Russian President, praises the positive and effective role Russia has played in the region.Elad Benari, 1/24/2020, 6:45 AM

Naama Issachar: I believe Putin, there is hope

Israeli woman imprisoned in Moscow meets Russian Human Rights Commissioner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 6:23 PM

Yaffa Issachar to Putin: I beg you, return Naama

Russian President promises mother of imprisoned Israeli woman Russian Human Rights chieft will visit her daughter today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 3:25 PM

Route 1 intermittently closed; here are Jerusalem's closed roads

Upon arrival of President Putin and U.S. Vice President Pence, Highway 1 and leading interchanges blocked for limited time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 9:08 AM

Watch: Pence and Putin land in Israel

US VP, Russian President land in Israel for World Holocaust Forum commemorating 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 8:50 AM

Putin to meet Naama Issachar's mother tomorrow

Russian President to meet mother of Israeli woman sentenced to 7.5 years in prison for carrying cannabis at Moscow airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2020, 4:01 PM

Putin to receive the "Trump Award”

"Friends of Zion Award" to be bestowed to Russian President Vladimir Putin who will be in Israel tomorrowYoni Kempinski, 1/22/2020, 3:00 PM

Polish President: Yisrael Katz insulted the Polish people

Polish President Andrzej Duda blasts Russian President, Israeli Foreign Minister in TV interview.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 5:03 AM

Netanyahu on Putin meeting: Hoping for good news

PM to meet Russian president Thursday, will discuss possible release of Israeli woman held in Russian prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2020, 8:13 PM

Kremlin: Putin to discuss Naama Issachar case with Netanyahu

'This issue likely to come up during Putin's close contacts with Netanyahu,' Kremlin Spokesman notes, declining to provide details.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2020, 3:56 PM

Why Russia's Putin has a soft spot for Israel and Jews

How could Russian President Vladimir Putin's personal feelings towards Israel - and the Jews - impact Russian policy on key issues?Yochanan Visser, 1/19/2020, 8:10 PM

Netanyahu on Naama Issachar: I am much more optimistic

Netanyahu says he spoke with Russian President about Israeli being held in Russia.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 8:52 PM

Report: Putin may pardon Naama Issachar before visit to Israel

Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Israel next week for the World Holocaust Forum. Will he bring Naama with him?Sara Rubenstein, 1/16/2020, 8:36 PM

PM call to Putin strengthens optimism on Naama Issachar release

Report comes amid conflicting reports regarding Moscow's intentions vis-à-vis Issachar: 'Conversation was warm, to the point.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2020, 1:09 PM

Rabbi to Putin: 'May you have mercy on the girl and her family'

Rabbi Shlomo Amar sends letter to Russia's Pres. Putin asking him to 'have mercy' and pardon Naama Issachar for possessing marijuana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2020, 11:52 AM

Naama Issachar's mother: I will physically block Putin

Yaffa Issachar writes to Rivlin that the state dinner for Putin at the President's Residence is a 'national & personal humiliation.'Sara Rubenstein, 1/4/2020, 7:07 PM

Putin to visit Bethlehem

Russian President expected to visit Bethlehem next month, meet Abbas.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/27/2019, 10:21 PM

Netanyahu speaks with Putin about Naama Issachar

PM, Russian President discuss Iran, Syria. Netanyahu requests release of Naama Issachar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2019, 6:02 PM

'Polish ambassador was an anti-Semite'

Putin cites WWII archives showing Poland wanted to ‘erect magnificent monument’ to honor Hitler’s plan to send Jews to Africa to perish.Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2019, 6:03 PM

Netanyahu speaks with Putin

Netanyahu and Russian President discuss Iran, the situation in Syria, Israel's security needs.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/6/2019, 6:27 PM

Greek Orthodox Patriarch to Putin: Release Naama

Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III meets Russian president, asks for release of Israeli woman held on cannabis charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2019, 8:35 AM

Putin calls for Russian Wikipedia

Russian government to spend over $25 million on online Russian encyclopedia to replace popular information website.Gary Willig, 11/5/2019, 9:36 PM

US special forces used Kurdish intel to bag ISIS leader

Russia’s Putin appears to become the geo-political beneficiary of the turmoil in Syria.Israel News Talk Radio, 10/31/2019, 6:47 AM

President Putin, in honor of Tolstoy, please let her go

Tolstoy's merciful spirit made him the most popular Russian among all Russians. Today it is your chance, your turn. Jack Engelhard, 10/28/2019, 10:15 PM

Trump's SyrIa withdrawal is actually a stroke of genius

In the maelstrom of Trump-hatred, the pundits have focused on the 2% negative and ignored the 98% positive effects of Trump’s withdrawal. Mark Langfan, 10/27/2019, 2:15 PM

PM celebrates 70th birthday

Putin calls Netanyahu to wish him a happy birthday. PM asks again for [pardon for Israeli woman in Russian prison.Gary Willig, 10/21/2019, 6:57 PM

Netanyahu submits official pardon request to Putin

PM asks Russian president to grant amnesty to Israeli woman sentenced to 7.5 years for carrying cannabis.Gary Willig, 10/15/2019, 7:28 PM

Putin to consider pardoning Naama Issachar

Kremlin announces receipt of request from PM Netanyahu to grant amnesty to Israeli woman for cannabis possession.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2019, 8:21 PM

Rivlin appeals to Putin over Naama Issachar

"I am appealing to your mercy and compassion with a request for your personal intervention to grant her an extraordinary pardon."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 2:47 PM

Netanyahu, Putin, exchange good wishes via telephone

PM Netanyahu speaks by telephone with Russian President Vladimir Putin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 3:36 PM

Putin wishes Jews a happy New Year

Russian President on Rosh Hashanah: Important to promote the traditions and customs to the youth.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/30/2019, 12:05 AM

Putin: Russians consider Israel a 'Russian-speaking country'

Russian president says he feels kinship with Jewish State at United Jewish Appeal event.Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 9/19/2019, 3:44 PM

‘We sat with maps, the goal was reached’

PM summarizes his meetings with Russian President Putin and Defense Minister Shoigu.Ido Ben Porat, Sochi, 9/13/2019, 7:00 AM

"It's important to us who gets elected to the Knesset"

'We in Russia know the term terrorism and in Israel as well of course,' Putin tells Netanyahu during meeting in Sochi.Ido Ben Porat, Sochi, 9/12/2019, 8:57 PM

Watch: Prime Minister Netanyahu meets Russian Defense Minister

Netanyahu remarks to Russian Defense Minister that it's the first time that they are meeting as fellow defense ministers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 6:16 PM

Netanyahu lands in Sochi ahead of meeting with Putin

PM to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin twice Thursday afternoon and evening to strengthen coordination in Syria.Ido Ben Porat - Russia, 9/12/2019, 3:32 PM

Netanyahu departs for meeting with Putin

"This is a very important journey. It is important the IDF maintains freedom of action against Iranian targets," PM says before departure.Ido Ben Porat, 9/12/2019, 12:19 PM

Netanyahu to meet Putin tomorrow

The leaders will discuss regional issues including the situation in Syria, with an emphasis on tightening military coordination.Ido Ben Porat, 9/11/2019, 3:45 PM

Will Putin visit Israel before the elections?

PMO seeks to inaugurate Jerusalem memorial to those who fell in siege of Leningrad in September so Russian President will visit then.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 9:47 PM

Why does Likud ad campaign highlight Vladimir Putin?

Likud election ads tout ties with Trump, Putin, and Modi. Is Putin's inclusion bid to draw Russian voters from Yisrael Beytenu?Sam Sokol, JTA, 7/28/2019, 10:10 PM

Trump meets with Putin, talks response to Iran at G20 summit

Trump meets with foreign leaders including Vladimir Putin, at G20 summit in Osaka. 'Don't meddle in our elections', Trump jokes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2019, 9:20 AM

Putin attends unveiling of monument to Jewish resistance in WW2

Russian President attends ceremony at Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center in Moscow for monument to 'heroes of resistance' of camps, ghettos.Gary Willig, 6/4/2019, 7:16 PM

Putin to meet PA chairman?

Russia's Pres. Putin will meet PA Chairman Abbas in Tajikistan next month, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2019, 3:46 PM

Trump said he discussed 'Russian hoax' with Putin

Trump says he briefly discussed Mueller report in a call with Russian counterpart.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/3/2019, 11:08 PM

Watch: Bodyguards clean Kim Jong Un's train as it arrives

North Korean leader arrives in Russia for first-ever meeting with Putin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 4:05 PM

'What Putin did was far from self-evident'

Political source relates to timing of Zecharia Baumel declaration, rejecting claims of connection to elections.Mordechai Sones, 4/4/2019, 3:03 PM

'We will discuss Syria and the coordination between our armies'

Netanyahu takes off for Moscow for meeting with President Vladimir Putin.Elad Benari, 4/4/2019, 6:53 AM

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow on eve of Israeli elections

Israeli PM and Russian president agree to meet in Moscow on Thursday following phone conversation on future of Iranian forces in Syria.David Rosenberg, 4/2/2019, 11:06 AM

Post-Mueller denial syndrome

A clueless generation is in post-Mueller denial. Turn on the news and on any of the channels you will find one of them. Jack Engelhard, 3/27/2019, 7:09 AM

Putin makes joke about Jews and money during Crimea visit

Russian president jokes that Crimea is the 'only' place Jews could have financial difficulties.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/19/2019, 4:53 PM

Russian FM: Putin offered to host Netanyahu and Abbas

Russia's Foreign Minister says Russian President proposed to Netanyahu a summit with PA chairman to discuss Middle East peace process.Elad Benari, 3/5/2019, 6:17 AM

'I made clear to Putin that Israel won't tolerate Iran in Syria'

PM opens cabinet meeting by addressing talk with Russian leader, saying the two agreed to work for withdrawal of foreign forces from Syria.Hezki Baruch, 3/3/2019, 2:57 PM

Abbas spokesman: He's ready for meeting with Netanyahu

PA chairman's spokesman claims Abbas is ready for three-way meeting with Israel in Moscow if Putin calls for one.Elad Benari, 2/28/2019, 4:06 AM