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Biden congratulates Isaac Herzog

Biden congratulates Isaac Herzog

Biden: I am confident that under Herzog's presidency, the partnership between Israel and the United States will continue to grow and deepen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 04:57
Jewish movement: Isaac Herzog 'one of the strongest and most powerful advocates' for Jews

Jewish movement: Isaac Herzog 'one of the strongest and most powerful advocates' for Jews

Combat Antisemitism Movement, UJA-Federation of New York, praise election of Isaac Herzog as Israel's 11th President.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 15:38
Jewish Agency: Herzog's 'unwavering dedication' is 'an inspiration'

Jewish Agency: Herzog's 'unwavering dedication' is 'an inspiration'

The Jewish Agency for Israel congratulates its Chairman Isaac Herzog on becoming the next President of the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 14:49
WJC Pres. Ronald Lauder praises Isaac Herzog: 'No better or more able candidate'

WJC Pres. Ronald Lauder praises Isaac Herzog: 'No better or more able candidate'

World Jewish Congress Pres. says he 'looks forward' to working with Israel's Pres. Herzog to 'fight against resurging anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 14:46
President Rivlin congratulates his successor, Isaac Herzog

President Rivlin congratulates his successor, Isaac Herzog

'Long live the president of Israel!', says outgoing president Reuven Rivlin after Herzog elected 11th President of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 14:28
New President Herzog: 'Seasoned diplomat & political leader'

New President Herzog: 'Seasoned diplomat & political leader'

Conference of European Rabbis congratulates newly-elected Pres. Isaac Herzog, praises him as a 'seasoned diplomat and political leader.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 14:20
Isaac Herzog elected as President of Israel

Isaac Herzog elected as President of Israel

Jewish Agency chief Isaac Herzog defeats Israel Prize laureate Miriam Peretz by wide margin to become Israel's 11th President.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 12:49
Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Likud and Yesh Atid clash over presidential election

Vote for the presidency next week in doubt due to disagreement between Likud and Yesh Atid.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2021 06:34
Poll: Israelis favor Miriam Peretz over Isaac Herzog for president

Poll: Israelis favor Miriam Peretz over Isaac Herzog for president

Israel Prize recipient, bereaved mother and former Sinai settler Miriam Peretz tops Jewish Agency chief Isaac Herzog in latest poll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2021 11:21
Isaac Herzog or Miriam Peretz: Presidential race opens

Isaac Herzog or Miriam Peretz: Presidential race opens

Miriam Peretz and Isaac Herzog will run for the position of President in the election in two weeks.Hezki Baruch, 20/05/2021 00:35
Isaac Herzog, Miriam Peretz launch presidential bids

Isaac Herzog, Miriam Peretz launch presidential bids

'Being obligated to Israel's future is my family's inheritance.' Jewish Agency chief and former Labor chairman announces presidential run.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2021 14:43
Israel's presidential race heating up

Israel's presidential race heating up

Israel Prize laureate Miriam Peretz and singer Yehoram Gaon will try to obtain the signatures required to submit candidacy.Ido Ben Porat, 19/05/2021 06:40
'I always told Sheldon that he’s the modern-day Moses Montefiore of our generation'

'I always told Sheldon that he’s the modern-day Moses Montefiore of our generation'

Jewish Agency for Israel expresses condolences over the passing of Sheldon Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 01:16
Jewish Agency Head: Kosher slaughter ban is like outlawing Judaism

Jewish Agency Head: Kosher slaughter ban is like outlawing Judaism

Jewish Agency head, Isaac Herzog, urges EU heads of state to drop kosher slaughter ban. “These are foundations of Jewish religious practice"Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 18:40
Herzog congratulates Biden

Herzog congratulates Biden

Jewish Agency chair praises Biden for 'moral compass that guides him and his record in fighting anti-Semitism and support for Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2020 15:00
Jewish Agency head: Immigration could get us out of this crisis

Jewish Agency head: Immigration could get us out of this crisis

Every wave of immigration holds within it the potentialities of economic recovery and growth. This is a tremendous opportunity for Israel."Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/10/2020 07:43
Seth Rogen walks back comments on Israel, Isaac Herzog claims

Seth Rogen walks back comments on Israel, Isaac Herzog claims

Jewish Agency chief speaks with Seth Rogen, says the actor apologized for his earlier comments on the Jewish state's existence.David Rosenberg, 02/08/2020 21:04
Global Jewish leaders meet in videoconference to address community needs after coronavirus

Global Jewish leaders meet in videoconference to address community needs after coronavirus

Jewish Agency and Israeli Diaspora Ministry host online roundtable discussion with Jewish leaders from around the world on the coronavirus.Marcy Oster, JTA, 27/05/2020 07:23
Watch: 119 Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

Watch: 119 Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

119 Ethiopian Jews fulfilled their dream of immigrating to Israel on Jerusalem Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2020 20:16
‘Now more than ever, we are one family’

‘Now more than ever, we are one family’

President to world Jewish leaders: No plague can break the chain that stretches back to the exodus from Egypt and binds our people together.Orli Harari, 06/04/2020 02:03
Isaac Herzog predicts: Increased Aliyah numbers post-coronavirus

Isaac Herzog predicts: Increased Aliyah numbers post-coronavirus

Diaspora Minister MK Tzipi Hotoveli and Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog convened the Emergency Forum for Jewish Communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2020 20:13
Shalom Corps offers up to $12 million for Jewish service-learning

Shalom Corps offers up to $12 million for Jewish service-learning

Mosaic United and Jewish Agency Project to increase volunteering through first RFP funding up to 100% of direct costs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 20:03
Isaac Herzog: "There is very clear conflict between the free world and Iran's dark axis"

Isaac Herzog: "There is very clear conflict between the free world and Iran's dark axis"

Jewish Agency chief Isaac Herzog meets with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to discuss fight against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2020 11:58
'Masks are removed: Anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism'

'Masks are removed: Anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism'

WZO, Jewish Agency praise French National Assembly for resolution acknowledhing anti-Zionism is modern form of anti-Semitism.Gary Willig, 03/12/2019 22:04
Herzog: Next deadly anti-Semitic attack may be around the corner

Herzog: Next deadly anti-Semitic attack may be around the corner

Jewish Agency chairman tells Anti-Defamation League’s Never is Now Summit violent anti-Semitism continues to present a real danger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 21:29
Jewish Agency Chairman: The Jewish people support Israel

Jewish Agency Chairman: The Jewish people support Israel

Issac Herzog addresses Jewish Federations conference in Washington DC: 'It was not been an easy day for Israelis.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 18:14
'He left a huge legacy as a lover of Israel'

'He left a huge legacy as a lover of Israel'

Jewish Agency for Israel expresses condolences over death of Jewish philanthropist Morton Mandel, who passed away at the age of 98.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2019 03:06
Herzog to Merkel: Protect Jewish institutions

Herzog to Merkel: Protect Jewish institutions

Jewish Agency chairman writes to German chancellor following shooting attack at synagogue on Yom Kippur.Isaac Herzog, 10/10/2019 18:59
New immigrants embark on first tour of the Kotel tunnels

New immigrants embark on first tour of the Kotel tunnels

Jewish Agency Chairman, Isaac Herzog leads 100 new olim on tour of Western Wall tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2019 11:53
'Shechita ban could be part of creeping expulsion of Jews'

'Shechita ban could be part of creeping expulsion of Jews'

Jewish Agency urges Belgian province to reverse its ban on traditional forms of slaughter. 'This is a violation of religious freedom.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2019 13:27
Jewish Agency celebrates 90-year anniversary

Jewish Agency celebrates 90-year anniversary

"Jewish Agency continues as an arm of the Jewish people providing collective solutions to our most critical challenges," agency heads write.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 13:09
Jewish Agency: Signs point to anti-Semitism in Miami shooting

Jewish Agency: Signs point to anti-Semitism in Miami shooting

Jewish Agency chief says shooting outside of Miami Beach area synagogue has the hallmarks of anti-Semitic attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2019 11:42
Herzog to Corbyn: Take action before it's too late

Herzog to Corbyn: Take action before it's too late

Jewish Agency chair pens letter to Labour leader, calling for appointment of neutral entity to investigate anti-Semitism in party.Isaac Herzog, 18/07/2019 14:02
'74 years after Holocaust and Jews again aren't safe in Europe'

'74 years after Holocaust and Jews again aren't safe in Europe'

After German anti-Semitism czar warns Jews against wearing kippot, Jewish Agency chief calls on EU leaders to make Europe safe for Jews.David Rosenberg, 26/05/2019 10:07
80 deaf Israeli children have bar and bat mitzvah ceremony

80 deaf Israeli children have bar and bat mitzvah ceremony

80 deaf and hard-of-hearing Israeli children have joint bar and bat mitzvah ceremony in Jerusalem. Jewish Agency Chair: 'Deeply emotional.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 22/05/2019 17:54
Jewish Agency chairman: "We long for our loved ones"

Jewish Agency chairman: "We long for our loved ones"

Jewish Agency chairman Isaac Herzog speaks at Masa Israel Journey's Memorial Day ceremony in Latrun.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/05/2019 03:14
EU ambassador to Israel hosts Holocaust Remembrance Day event

EU ambassador to Israel hosts Holocaust Remembrance Day event

European Union Ambassador hosts Israeli delegation in Brussels for Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2019 14:15
'Jews are once again unsafe on the streets of Europe'

'Jews are once again unsafe on the streets of Europe'

Jewish Agency chairman at EP: 'As it pertains to anti-Semitism, this is one of the darkest eras for European Jewry in recent times.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2019 21:46
Jewish Agency head Herzog heads to Pittsburgh

Jewish Agency head Herzog heads to Pittsburgh

Following massacre, former Labor chief heads to Pennsylvania in show of solidarity with local Jewish community.Tzvi Lev, 01/11/2018 18:13
Tzipi Livni to return as opposition leader?

Tzipi Livni to return as opposition leader?

Outgoing opposition leader Isaac Herzog recommends Hatnuah leader Tzipi Livni replace him as leader of opposition.David Rosenberg, 25/06/2018 12:04
Herzog offers Saudis 'special role' on Temple Mount

Herzog offers Saudis 'special role' on Temple Mount

Zionist Union MK Herzog says Israelis ready for peace, suggests offering Saudi Arabia central role in deciding Temple Mount's future.Hezki Baruch, 09/01/2018 14:30
'Har Adar attack is a message to Trump envoy'

'Har Adar attack is a message to Trump envoy'

MKs from across the political spectrum condemn Tuesday's terror attack in Har Adar that killed a Border Policeman and two guards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2017 11:51
Tony Blair: Arab leaders starting to drop demonization of Israel

Tony Blair: Arab leaders starting to drop demonization of Israel

Former British PM says new opportunities emerging for Israel in the Middle East,Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2017 20:14
'Ehud Barak might have gone to jail'

'Ehud Barak might have gone to jail'

Likud responds to former Prime Minister Ehud Barak calling Netanyahu 'personally and systematically corrupt.'Tzvi Lev, 10/08/2017 14:47
PM Netanyahu, Herzog held secret meeting with Egyptian president

PM Netanyahu, Herzog held secret meeting with Egyptian president

Left-wing newspaper claims Netanyahu, Herzog, met with al-Sisi in April 2016Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 12/06/2017 10:37
Livni: Maale Adumim is held hostage by Amona

Livni: Maale Adumim is held hostage by Amona

Herzog and Livni visit Maale Adumim. Livni: 'We need to set priorities: Blocs - yes, isolated settlements - no.'Hezki Baruch, 18/05/2017 12:09
Netanyahu: If we don't agree, we'll have new elections

Netanyahu: If we don't agree, we'll have new elections

Netanyahu holds Likud meeting, says ball is in Kahlon's court; Kahlon speaks with opposition leader Herzog about replacing Netanyahu.Uzi Baruch, 18/03/2017 21:57
Herzog: Netanyahu hostage to Smotrich, driven crazy by Bennett

Herzog: Netanyahu hostage to Smotrich, driven crazy by Bennett

Opposition leader says Trump envoy arrival to Israel proves Netanyahu a failure. Livni: 'Jewish Home party runs government policy.'Mordechai Sones, 14/03/2017 17:10
Herzog: Regulation Law 'catastrophic' and 'illegitimate'

Herzog: Regulation Law 'catastrophic' and 'illegitimate'

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog (Zionist Union) labels regulation law 'illegitimate', 'catastrophic for Israel'.Yoel Domb, 06/02/2017 16:10
Finance Minister: Cigars are revolting

Finance Minister: Cigars are revolting

Kahlon praises self, condemns Netanyahu saying he doesn't smoke cigars, receives gifts only at weddings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2017 12:40
Likud MK: One-sided annexation endangers Israel

Likud MK: One-sided annexation endangers Israel

National Security and Foreign Affairs Minister Tzachi Hanegbi explains dangers inherent in one-sided annexation.Hezki Baruch, 31/12/2016 19:33
Herzog: Kerry a 'true friend' of Israel

Herzog: Kerry a 'true friend' of Israel

Issac Herzog praises speech of John Kerry. "His speech expresses true concerns about Israels well-being & future."Gary Willig, 28/12/2016 20:20
Herzog fears 'total collapse'

Herzog fears 'total collapse'

Herzog calls on Kulanu to quit coalition, asks Yesh Atid to join fight against government, says PM Netanyahu should be replaced.Hezki Baruch, 26/12/2016 12:50
Ex-Defense Minister to challenge Herzog for Labor leadership

Ex-Defense Minister to challenge Herzog for Labor leadership

Peretz announces candidacy for Labor primaries, even as no date set for vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2016 09:46
Israeli left looks to build up support in haredi community

Israeli left looks to build up support in haredi community

Labor Party Central Committee approves addition of haredi division in bid to expand appeal.Hezki Baruch, 11/12/2016 22:21
Herzog: Settlers are a virus undermining Israel

Herzog: Settlers are a virus undermining Israel

Opposition leader blasts Regulation Law as 'legalized theft', says 'settlers' are like a 'virus' afflicting Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2016 13:09
'Journalist's lies made me desecrate holiday'

'Journalist's lies made me desecrate holiday'

Zionist Union chief blames 'false report' by journalist for departure from synagogue mid-prayer during Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2016 09:55