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Former Amb. to US: Biden is pro-Israel, policies will be different

Former Amb. to US: Biden is pro-Israel, policies will be different

Dr. Michael Oren, former Israeli Ambassador to the US: Israel must enter into immediate and intimate discussion with Biden about IranYoni Kempinski, 09/11/2020 06:41
Dr. Michael Oren: 'Jewish vote critical for Trump'

Dr. Michael Oren: 'Jewish vote critical for Trump'

Former Israeli ambassador to US Dr. Michael Oren says Jewish voters can actually decide presidential election.Nitzan Kedar, 03/11/2020 21:13
'Biden doesn't know where he is; it's hard for him'

'Biden doesn't know where he is; it's hard for him'

'If there are riots, they'll be in Democrat cities like Chicago, Portland, or New York, there are extremist people there.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 21:12
Michael Oren: Polls don't account for 'Shy Trump Voter Theory'

Michael Oren: Polls don't account for 'Shy Trump Voter Theory'

Former Israeli ambassador to United States predicts Biden winning popular vote but Trump taking the electoral college.Rafael Levy, 03/11/2020 15:17
Michael Oren publishes book of short stories

Michael Oren publishes book of short stories

Oren, 65, has just come out with his third work of fiction.Ben Sales, JTA, 27/09/2020 14:23
An achievement that will be taught in diplomacy books

An achievement that will be taught in diplomacy books

Despite the suffering caused by the lockdown, this is a happy day for the State of Israel and all of the Middle East. Op-ed.Michael Oren, 16/09/2020 16:36
‘Something’s fishy here’: Why did Twitter ban Michael Oren?

‘Something’s fishy here’: Why did Twitter ban Michael Oren?

Ex-MK and Israeli Ambassador to the US tells Arutz Sheva he was barred from Twitter with no explanation, only to be reinstated days later.David Rosenberg, 05/05/2020 12:23
Watch:  "This is how Israel should follow the Deal of the Century"

Watch: "This is how Israel should follow the Deal of the Century"

Dr. Michael Oren delves into the details of the outline and explains what Israel is right to do at this time.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 05/02/2020 18:05
Former ambassador: 'Accept the Deal of the Century with reservations'

Former ambassador: 'Accept the Deal of the Century with reservations'

Former Ambassador Michael Oren discusses the opportunities in Trump's peace plan.Nitsan Keidar, 27/01/2020 05:39
Where will the US-Israel relationship go?

Where will the US-Israel relationship go?

Former Ambassador and Deputy Minister Michael Oren discusses America and Israel.The Land Of Israel Network, 01/01/2020 01:45
The unique story behind the Balfour Declaration

The unique story behind the Balfour Declaration

Michael Oren discusses the state of Israeli-US relations and shares the story of the US's role in the historic Balfour Declaration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2019 21:46
Was Barack Obama a friend or foe?

Was Barack Obama a friend or foe?

Former ambassador and Minister Michael Oren talks about the Obama years from an Israeli perspective.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 03/10/2019 06:44
Michael Oren leaves the Kulanu party

Michael Oren leaves the Kulanu party

Deputy Minister announces departure from Kahlon's party. 'I will continue to fight against boycott organizations and anti- Israel groups.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2018 09:15
'Looks like France needs Israel's help to restore peace'

'Looks like France needs Israel's help to restore peace'

Israeli Dep. Minister Michael Oren mocks French efforts to lead Middle East peace process, points to domestic turmoil over French fuel tax.David Rosenberg, 04/12/2018 10:07
'Judicial activism must be brought to an end'

'Judicial activism must be brought to an end'

'Israel is between the Book of Judges and the Book of Kings - if we don’t reform the courts and restrain the judges, we will receive kings.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2018 14:18
Oren: US intel community still hasn't forgiven Pollard

Oren: US intel community still hasn't forgiven Pollard

MK Michael Oren regrets decision banning Jonathan Pollard from moving to Israel, says Israel will cooperate with Trump on peace plan.Arutz Sheva, 22/11/2018 21:52
Israel thanks Nikki Haley

Israel thanks Nikki Haley

PM Netanyahu, Israeli leaders thank outgoing US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley for her support. 'We will never forget you.'Gary Willig, 09/10/2018 19:52
'Does EU agree with terrorist's motives?'

'Does EU agree with terrorist's motives?'

Deputy Minister Oren slams EU representative for 'violence can never be condoned' statement. 'EU never says that about terror in Europe.'Gary Willig, 07/10/2018 21:05
'Trump WH is friendliest admin to Israel ever'

'Trump WH is friendliest admin to Israel ever'

Ex-ambassador to US Michael Oren says US quietly backs Israeli growth in Golan, adds Trump expects both sides to make painful concessions.David Rosenberg, 22/08/2018 13:00
Michael Oren: Beinart's detention damaged Israel's image

Michael Oren: Beinart's detention damaged Israel's image

MK Oren says Peter Beinart isn't a BDS activist, should not have been detained at Ben Gurion Airport.Hezki Baruch, 14/08/2018 11:25
'The Palestinians' goal is to wipe Israel off the map'

'The Palestinians' goal is to wipe Israel off the map'

Deputy Minister Michael Oren blasts PA's demand to expel Israel from the UN over the Nationality Law.Hezki Baruch, 13/08/2018 06:15
'Kill every Hamas leader we can hit'

'Kill every Hamas leader we can hit'

Deputy Min. ex-ambassador Michael Oren says present situation with Gaza 'untenable, insufferable', says Israel must go after Hamas leaders.David Rosenberg, 18/07/2018 14:01
'Putin is serious about forcing Iran out of Syria'

'Putin is serious about forcing Iran out of Syria'

Russia has mutual interest with US and Israel in ultimately removing Iranian forces from Syria, says Dep. Min, ex-ambassador Michael Oren.David Rosenberg, 17/07/2018 13:18
Israel mulls massive expansion on Golan Heights

Israel mulls massive expansion on Golan Heights

Deputy Minister and former Ambassador to US Michael Oren pushing plan to significantly increase Israeli population in Golan.David Rosenberg, 06/06/2018 09:09
America explained to the world its power

America explained to the world its power

Deputy Minister Michael Oren on US Embassy move: 'finally America opens its embassy in Jerusalem'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2018 20:31
Oren: Embassy move strengthened Trump's hand around the world

Oren: Embassy move strengthened Trump's hand around the world

Dep. Min. Michael Oren says Trump admin. exhibited tremendous courage, resilience, says Israel should 'be flexible' if asked to compromise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2018 13:19
'With Obama, Jews couldn't build anywhere in Jerusalem'

'With Obama, Jews couldn't build anywhere in Jerusalem'

Deputy Minister Michael Oren spoke at the "Salute to Jerusalem" Arutz Sheva Conference organized by Dr. Joe Frager.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2018 16:22
'Conduct of the Obama administration borders on criminal'

'Conduct of the Obama administration borders on criminal'

Deputy Minister: Iran kept the nuclear archive to use after expiration of the nuclear deal. 'Even holding the documents violates the deal.'Shimon Cohen, 02/05/2018 14:56
'Natalie Portman gave an immense victory to BDS'

'Natalie Portman gave an immense victory to BDS'

Deputy Minister Michael Oren lambastes Natalie Portman, says she is hurting Jewish college students and causing Hamas to use human shields.Tzvi Lev, 24/04/2018 16:52
PA demands Ambassador Friedman be added to 'global terror list'

PA demands Ambassador Friedman be added to 'global terror list'

Dep. Min. Michael Oren suggests US deport PA envoy after PA calls for Ambassador Friedman to be labelled a 'terrorist'.David Rosenberg, 23/03/2018 11:27
'Supreme Court disconnected from reality'

'Supreme Court disconnected from reality'

Deputy Minister calls to change justice selection process after Supreme Court rejects appeal calling to destroy terrorists house.Tzvi Lev, 23/03/2018 03:45
Deputy Minister Oren: Change the rules of engagement

Deputy Minister Oren: Change the rules of engagement

Deputy Minister Michael Oren says soldiers should be instructed to shoot terrorists in order to kill them.Hezki Baruch, 18/03/2018 06:37
Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Deputy Min. Oren tells Arutz Sheva state overlooking Israeli lone soldiers, particularly haredim, calls to form new agency to address issue.Tzvi Lev, 15/03/2018 16:07
'Meeting between US and North Korea very good for Israel'

'Meeting between US and North Korea very good for Israel'

Deputy Minister says meeting anticipated between Trump and North Korean leader good for Israel. 'Iran is watching closely.'Tal Polon, 11/03/2018 14:58
Obama saw Israel as the problem - Trump sees it as the solution

Obama saw Israel as the problem - Trump sees it as the solution

Dep. Minister, former Ambassador to the US Michael Oren speaks with Arutz Sheva, praising Trump's decision to cut funding for UNRWA.Shimon Cohen, 17/01/2018 20:38
MK Michael Oren: IDF must 'shoot to kill' suspected terrorists

MK Michael Oren: IDF must 'shoot to kill' suspected terrorists

On Twitter, MK Michael Oren calls for IDF to ‘shoot to kill’ suspected terrorists, says Neve Tzuf terrorist attacked medics treating him.JTA, 30/12/2017 18:12
Are the Palestinians getting it? 

Are the Palestinians getting it? 

Israel is stronger than they are. Giulio Meotti, 26/12/2017 08:51
'John Kerry has acrimonious obsession with Israel'

'John Kerry has acrimonious obsession with Israel'

Former Israeli Ambassador to US, MK Michael Oren slams John Kerry's 'obsession' with Israel, Prime Minister Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 29/11/2017 22:14
Former US Ambassador praises IAF airstrikes

Former US Ambassador praises IAF airstrikes

Dan Shapiro says that Israeli Air Force airstrikes on Hezbollah likely stopped war, served an American interest.Tzvi Lev, 17/08/2017 14:55
MK: Gaza expulsion 'more traumatic than combat'

MK: Gaza expulsion 'more traumatic than combat'

MK Michael Oren says seeing IDF expelling Jews from their homes was worse to live through than the most intense combat situations.Yoni Kempisnki, 25/07/2017 15:45
Deputy minister rejects report of nuclear ‘doomsday’ plan

Deputy minister rejects report of nuclear ‘doomsday’ plan

Michael Oren rejects New York Times report claiming Israel was prepared to detonate a nuclear bomb in the Sinai in 1967.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 05/06/2017 00:03
'US policy regarding J'lem is prejudicial and inapplicable'

'US policy regarding J'lem is prejudicial and inapplicable'

Deputy Minister Michael Oren speaks at special event hosted by Arutz Sheva and Dr. Joseph Frager celebrating 50 years of a united Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2017 19:02
'Recognize Jewish connection to Jerusalem or get out'

'Recognize Jewish connection to Jerusalem or get out'

MK Michael Oren says UN has no right to presence in Jerusalem if it continues to deny Jewish and Israeli connections and rights to city.Eliran Aharon, 22/05/2017 20:04
What does Israel expect from President Trump's visit?

What does Israel expect from President Trump's visit?

President Trump to land in Israel next week. Deputy Minister Michael Oren: I hope Trump can revive the peace process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2017 14:34
Foreigners interfering in politics - it's inconceivable

Foreigners interfering in politics - it's inconceivable

Deputy Foreign Minister Michael Oren censures German Foreign Minister: 'He has internal political problem so he intervenes here.'Mordechai Sones, 26/04/2017 13:23
Florida FIDF event raises over $2 million

Florida FIDF event raises over $2 million

More than 800 IDF supporters join MK Michael Oren for FIDF gala.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2017 01:05
Michael Oren: Our goal is direct talks with no preconditions

Michael Oren: Our goal is direct talks with no preconditions

Former Ambassador Michael Oren spoke to Arutz Sheva about the upcoming meeting between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Trump.Hezky Baruch, 08/02/2017 21:38
MK Oren: We do not depend on the US

MK Oren: We do not depend on the US

MK Michael Oren tells students at pre-IDF academy that Israel must rely on itself despite importance of alliance with US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2017 22:43
Kulanu MK: Obama abstention is 'betrayal' and 'abandonment'

Kulanu MK: Obama abstention is 'betrayal' and 'abandonment'

In an exclusive interview with Arutz Sheva, Deputy Public Diplomacy Minister talks about Obama's abstention and what Trump can do about it.Nitsan Keidar, 24/12/2016 22:50
MK Oren: Ghattas should lose all Knesset rights

MK Oren: Ghattas should lose all Knesset rights

MK Michael Oren (Kulanu) maintains that merely revoking Ghattas's immunity is not enough for his actions.Hezki Baruch, 21/12/2016 17:00
Kulanu MKs: Shas plan will destroy Israel-diaspora relations

Kulanu MKs: Shas plan will destroy Israel-diaspora relations

Kulanu MKs Michael Oren and Rachel Azaria blasted the proposed Shas bill to regulate the status of the Kotel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2016 19:42
Former Israeli Ambassador to US: Boycott French products

Former Israeli Ambassador to US: Boycott French products

Kulanu MK and ex-Ambassador to US tells Israelis to 'Think twice' before buying French goods.David Rosenberg, 28/11/2016 11:07
Michael Oren video goes viral

Michael Oren video goes viral

Oren's message for Rosh Hashanah includes him recounting his 'conversations with G-d.'Arutz Sheva, 05/10/2016 20:59
Oren: Race for the White House takes its toll

Oren: Race for the White House takes its toll

Deputy Minister for Diplomacy in the Prime Minister's office Michael Oren talks American politics in an interview with Arutz ShevaNitsan Keidar, 13/09/2016 22:54
Michael Oren: 9/11 brought Israel, US closer

Michael Oren: 9/11 brought Israel, US closer

MK Michael Oren blasts demands to ethnically cleanse Judea, Samaria of Jews; says 9/11 attacks brought Israel, US closer together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2016 23:00
Oren, Lipman work to improve absorption of Anglos

Oren, Lipman work to improve absorption of Anglos

New immigrants' caucus will work towards legislation to address needs of English speakers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2016 13:46
MKs back Netanyahu in confrontation with Ya'alon

MKs back Netanyahu in confrontation with Ya'alon

MK Michael Oren calls to preserve the separation between the IDF and the government. Leftist MKs express support for Defense Minister.Ben Ariel, 16/05/2016 05:44