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'Facebook gives a voice to the muted masses'

'Facebook gives a voice to the muted masses'

Rivlin addresses Herzliya Conference, discusses the changes in the perception of democracy.Yoni Kempinski, 23/06/2017 00:06
Lapid: 'Netanyahu has no plan - we do'

Lapid: 'Netanyahu has no plan - we do'

'What you have not done in four terms, you will not do now.'Mordechai Sones, 22/06/2017 13:39
Bennett: Widening the gap between Left and Right won't help

Bennett: Widening the gap between Left and Right won't help

Education Minister speaks at Herzliya Conference on a range of security, diplomatic, and social issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2017 13:22
Erdan: The lie is outrageous

Erdan: The lie is outrageous

Public Security Minister comes out strongly against duplicity of PA Chairman Abbas, who didn't condemn murder of Policewoman Hadas Malka.Hezki Baruch, 22/06/2017 11:34
Liberman: We will not agree to the 'return' of a single refugee

Liberman: We will not agree to the 'return' of a single refugee

Defense Minister speaks at Herzliya Conference. 'Make no mistake: An end to the conflict will not solve the problems, but make them worse.'Yoni Kempinski, 22/06/2017 10:17
Blair: Circumstances are ready for peace

Blair: Circumstances are ready for peace

Former British PM says the Palestinian issue is the key to reaching Middle East peace.Elad Benari, 22/06/2017 04:36
'We will continue to prevent weapons transfers to Hezbollah'

'We will continue to prevent weapons transfers to Hezbollah'

IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot says Hezbollah continues to be the biggest threat to Israel's security.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 21/06/2017 02:06
Bennett blasts 'self-flagellating' ex-generals

Bennett blasts 'self-flagellating' ex-generals

Jewish Home leader criticizes former defense ministers for attacking gov't at Herzliya conference, challenges them to put up or shut up.Ari Soffer, 19/06/2016 12:04
‘Consequences against Israeli BDS-supporters’

‘Consequences against Israeli BDS-supporters’

MK Erdan announces establishment of legal team to combat Israelis working to isolate their country from the rest of the world.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 16/06/2016 17:03
Herzog mocks 'Batman Bennett', 'Popeye Liberman'

Herzog mocks 'Batman Bennett', 'Popeye Liberman'

'The government is now entirely right-wing,' says Herzog, 'you can't blame us on the left anymore'.David Rosenberg, 16/06/2016 10:18
Kissinger: Interim agreement the better solution

Kissinger: Interim agreement the better solution

Former Secretary of State says interim agreement must ensure Israel’s security but also the dignity of the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2016 00:04
'US preparing biggest aid package ever'

'US preparing biggest aid package ever'

Despite talk of funding cuts, Dep. Secretary of State pledges 'unparalleled' aid, but demands Israel halt construction in 'settlements'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2016 22:54
'America looks in the mirror and sees Israel'

'America looks in the mirror and sees Israel'

'Every friend of Israel is a friend of the United States and every enemy of Israel is an enemy of the United States.'Yoni Kempinski, 15/06/2016 22:07
IDF intel chief says Israel stronger than ever

IDF intel chief says Israel stronger than ever

Major General Herzi Halevi speaks about threats to Israel. 'No army ever had more intel on enemies than we do about Hezbollah.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2016 13:53
Arabs strongly prefer Clinton over Trump

Arabs strongly prefer Clinton over Trump

Poll published on eve of 2016 Herzliya Conference shows Egyptians, Saudis oppose US promoting treaty between Israel, Palestinian Authority.David Rosenberg, 13/06/2016 15:57
Ex-Mossad Chief: Iran Will Beat West in Nuke Talks

Ex-Mossad Chief: Iran Will Beat West in Nuke Talks

Expert panel warns Iranian culture, Obama 'legacy' obsession will give Iran leverage - and Tehran will be 'more aggressive' after deal.Ari Yashar, 09/06/2015 19:04
Shaked Vows Offensive Against BDS

Shaked Vows Offensive Against BDS

Justice Minister outlines legal steps being planned to fight 'mistaken' boycott movement, urges Israeli-Kurdish regional alliance.Ari Yashar, 09/06/2015 16:41
Prosor: Arab Chaos Good for Israel at the UN

Prosor: Arab Chaos Good for Israel at the UN

Israeli Ambassador to the UN says despite Obama threats to cut support, US still backing Israel at UN against the 'daily terror.'Ari Yashar, 09/06/2015 15:57
Ya'alon: No Peace Deal in My Lifetime

Ya'alon: No Peace Deal in My Lifetime

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon says the delegitimization campaign is more dangerous than a real threat, is hampering resuming talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2015 11:53
Former UK Chief Rabbi: Broaden the Agenda

Former UK Chief Rabbi: Broaden the Agenda

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks calls to "broaden the agenda" when it comes to discussions of boycotts and anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 09/06/2015 01:15
Expelled Baghdad Jew: European Islam is Different

Expelled Baghdad Jew: European Islam is Different

EJC VP Edwin Shuker talks about the unique condition of Islam in Europe, and how anti-Semitism and Islam have joined.Yoni Kempinski, 08/06/2015 22:21
'Fight BDS by Ridding Israel of Guilt Pangs'

'Fight BDS by Ridding Israel of Guilt Pangs'

Fmr. Ministry of Strategic Affairs Director General breaks down delegitimization movement and how Israel must react.Yoni Kempinski, 08/06/2015 20:36
Czechs: Israel Can Use ME Crisis to Its Advantage

Czechs: Israel Can Use ME Crisis to Its Advantage

Czech FM intends to push two-state solution in talks with Netanyahu to encourage Israel to partner with other Arab countries.Tova Dvorin, 08/06/2015 12:30
Two-State Solution 'Necessary' For Peace?

Two-State Solution 'Necessary' For Peace?

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, daughter of Robert Kennedy, thinks concessions to the PA show 'moral courage.'Yoni Kempinski, 08/06/2015 08:42
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, 07/06/2015 22:31
The World a Day After an Iranian Nuclear Deal

The World a Day After an Iranian Nuclear Deal

Iran experts simulate what would happen if a nuclear deal were reached, and how the move might threaten regional stability.Ari Yashar, 10/06/2014 20:01
Not 'Land for Peace,' But 'Land for Terror'

Not 'Land for Peace,' But 'Land for Terror'

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon slams 'delusions' about land for peace, negotiating with Hamas in Herzliya conference speech.Tova Dvorin, 10/06/2014 13:23
Left, Right Hash Out Arab Peace Initiative

Left, Right Hash Out Arab Peace Initiative

MKs and activists on the left and right debated the efficacy of the Arab Peace Initiative at the Herzliya Conference.Yaakov Levi, 09/06/2014 21:42
Bennett: 'Keep Talking; We Will Act'

Bennett: 'Keep Talking; We Will Act'

Jewish Home Chairman Naftali Bennett dismisses mudslinging over his sovereignty plan; warns, 'chase terrorism before it chases you.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 09/06/2014 16:33
Bennett: The Oslo Era is Over

Bennett: The Oslo Era is Over

"It's time to admit that unilateral steps don't work," says Jewish Home chairman as he officially presents his annexation plan.Uzi Baruch and Elad Benari, 09/06/2014 05:45
Israel Will Always Live by the Sword, Says Amidror

Israel Will Always Live by the Sword, Says Amidror

Former National Security Adviser provides a pessimistic forecast regarding Israel's ability to evade future wars.Yoni Kempinski, 09/06/2014 03:16
The World's Getting Smaller - and Hungrier

The World's Getting Smaller - and Hungrier

IDC Herzliya's combined Law & Business Administration degree satisfies global hunger for young talent.Ofer Bar Sadeh, 15/01/2014 22:56
MI: Assad to Use WMDs, Hizbullah & Iran Plan Army

MI: Assad to Use WMDs, Hizbullah & Iran Plan Army

IDF Military Intelligence chief Kochavi predicted Syrian chemical war and a post-Assad Iranian-Hizbullah militia at the Herzliya Conference.Chana Ya'ar, 14/03/2013 16:47
Iran Nuke Progress Steady, Thinks No Strike Likely

Iran Nuke Progress Steady, Thinks No Strike Likely

Iran is making slow but steady progress in its nuclear development program, and believes a military strike is “not likely” says MI chief. Chana Ya'ar, 14/03/2013 14:21
Gantz: Syrian Rebels May Target Israel Next

Gantz: Syrian Rebels May Target Israel Next

"The likelihood of war with Syria is low, but the terrorists fighting against Assad may see us as their next challenge," says IDF COS.Elad Benari, 12/03/2013 04:12
Oil Drilling to Begin Off Herzliya Coast

Oil Drilling to Begin Off Herzliya Coast

Oil exploration companies got the green light to go ahead with drilling of wells off the coast of Herzliya MondayDavid Lev, 14/01/2013 22:08
Investigation of Major Herzliya Mall Fire Ongoing

Investigation of Major Herzliya Mall Fire Ongoing

Police and fire investigators are continuing their investigation into a major blaze that broke out in one of Israel's toniest neighborhoodsDavid Lev, 27/12/2012 14:52
Fmr CIA Chief: Obama Should Stick Closer to Israel

Fmr CIA Chief: Obama Should Stick Closer to Israel

Former CIA director R. James Woolsey: Obama tried to make nice with Iran and Syria. It didn't work.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 03/02/2012 01:15
Ban Ki-Moon: All Hail the Arab Spring

Ban Ki-Moon: All Hail the Arab Spring

UN Sec.-Gen. in Israel, says turmoil is "inevitable evolution of history" and should be welcomed.Gil Ronen, 02/02/2012 21:33
IDF Intel Chief: 200,000 Missiles Aimed at Israel

IDF Intel Chief: 200,000 Missiles Aimed at Israel

There are some 200,000 missiles and rockets aimed at Israel, a top IDF official said Thursday - and no part of the country is "safe" anymoreDavid Lev, 02/02/2012 10:53
Ayalon: Peace Can't Cost Israel its Existence

Ayalon: Peace Can't Cost Israel its Existence

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon: Israel wants peace, but we must be firm in our demands for security and recognition.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 02/02/2012 07:16
Shalom: Sanctions on Iran Must be Toughened Now

Shalom: Sanctions on Iran Must be Toughened Now

Deputy Prime Minister Silvan Shalom: If the sanctions against Iran are not toughened, it will take over the Middle East.Elad Benari, 02/02/2012 06:43
Danny Dayan: Proud to be a 'Settler'

Danny Dayan: Proud to be a 'Settler'

Yesha Council Chairman Danny Dayan: I'm very proud to be a settler. We are motivated by a sense of mission and faith.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 02/02/2012 06:14
Jordanian Prince: Conditions 'Not Ripe' for Peace

Jordanian Prince: Conditions 'Not Ripe' for Peace

Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan expresses pessimism regarding the prospects of peace between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 02/02/2012 01:13
PFLP Slams Arab Presence at Herzliya Conference

PFLP Slams Arab Presence at Herzliya Conference

A spokesman for the PFLP terror organization said Arab delegates at the Herzliya conference are betraying their cause.Gabe Kahn., 01/02/2012 20:14
Livni Takes Aim at Israel's Rabbis

Livni Takes Aim at Israel's Rabbis

Kadima Party chairwoman Tzipi Livni took a shot at Israel's rabbis and religious population, in a speech at the annual Herzliya Conference.Chana Ya'ar, 01/02/2012 14:04
Jordanian Prince Calls for Regional Cooperation

Jordanian Prince Calls for Regional Cooperation

Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan addresses the 12th Annual Herzliya Conference.Elad Benari, 01/02/2012 05:46
Peres: PA Leaders Want Peace

Peres: PA Leaders Want Peace

President Shimon Peres at the 12th Annual Herzliya Conference: The world's central problem is Iran. No options can be ruled out.Elad Benari, 01/02/2012 01:15
World Bank Pres.: Germany Needs to Solve EU Crisis

World Bank Pres.: Germany Needs to Solve EU Crisis

Robert B. Zoellick, President of the World Bank, speaks at the 12th Annual Herzliya Conference.Elad Benari, 01/02/2012 00:15
'Name and Shame' Delegitimizers

'Name and Shame' Delegitimizers

Herzliya Conference: Ambassador Ron Prosor on what Israel needs to do when its enemies seek to delegitimize it.Elad Benari, 10/02/2011 08:59
‘The Israelis Are Our Friends’

‘The Israelis Are Our Friends’

Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour addresses the Herzliya Conference, speaks of the great friendship between the U.S. and Israel.Elad Benari, 10/02/2011 05:15
Mofaz to US: Stop Arming Egypt

Mofaz to US: Stop Arming Egypt

Former IDF Chief of Staff Shaul Mofaz calls on the Obama administration to halt all military aid to Egypt. “US policy is increasingly irrelevant.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 09/02/2011 14:11
Is Israel Losing Europe?

Is Israel Losing Europe?

Israel and Europe remain friends, European experts say, but there is work to be done. Maayana Miskin & Yoni Kempinski, 09/02/2011 03:13
Beware of Middle East Democracy

Beware of Middle East Democracy

The head of Israel's Political-Military Bureau warns that democracy can do more harm than good. “Be realistic,” he says.Maayana Miskin, 08/02/2011 20:40
Oil Prices and a Nuclear Iran

Oil Prices and a Nuclear Iran

A German general suggests the world allow “critical states” to develop nuclear programs, in order to save on oil.Maayana Miskin, 08/02/2011 19:22
'Don't Take U.S. for Granted'

'Don't Take U.S. for Granted'

Malcolm Hoenlein and Ambassador Zalman Shoval speak on the importance of the U.S.-Israel relationship at the 2011 Herzliya Conference.Elad Benari, 08/02/2011 03:44
Aumann at Settlement Conference

Aumann at Settlement Conference

At first 'Vision of Settlement' conference Thursday, speakers included Prof. Y. Aumann, MK Dr. Aryeh Eldad, leading rabbis and public figures.Gil Ronen, 30/01/2011 14:15