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New Hope to Pres. Rivlin: Yair Lapid should form next government

New Hope to Pres. Rivlin: Yair Lapid should form next government

In a letter to Pres. Rivlin, New Hope party recommends Yesh Atid chief be tapped to form next government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 13:46
Netanyahu returns mandate to the President

Netanyahu returns mandate to the President

President Rivlin will now need to make decision on whether to transfer the mandate to another candidate or back to the Knesset.Elad Benari, 05/05/2021 00:10
Report: Rivlin won't hold further consultations

Report: Rivlin won't hold further consultations

Israeli Pres. Rivlin will not hold consultations regarding who to ask to form a government, source says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 14:14
Rivlin: Hard to grasp the dimensions of the tragedy

Rivlin: Hard to grasp the dimensions of the tragedy

President Rivlin visits Forensic Institute, thanks staff for work in identifying victims of Meron disaster.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 14:14
Rivlin likely to give mandate to Bennett or Lapid

Rivlin likely to give mandate to Bennett or Lapid

President reportedly leaning towards giving mandate to Bennett or Lapid if PM fails to build gov't, rather than sending mandate to Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 07:48
Rivlin receives credentials of new Chinese, Japanese, ambassadors

Rivlin receives credentials of new Chinese, Japanese, ambassadors

President Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from the new ambassadors of China and Japan to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 15:36
Rivlin hails spirit of peace in the Middle East

Rivlin hails spirit of peace in the Middle East

President Rivlin hosts annual Independence Day reception for the diplomatic and consular corps in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2021 04:42
Rivlin: Still building our modern state in our ancient homeland

Rivlin: Still building our modern state in our ancient homeland

President Rivlin sends Independence Day greetings to Israeli citizens and Jewish communities around the world.President Reuven Rivlin, 14/04/2021 20:21
Rivlin on Yom Hazikaron: I vowed to sanctify the memories of Israel’s heroes

Rivlin on Yom Hazikaron: I vowed to sanctify the memories of Israel’s heroes

"This strong and powerful country you see was established by the heroism and dedication of young people", says Israel's President RivlinArutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 20:20
Pres. Rivlin to outstanding soldiers: 'You are the best of the best'

Pres. Rivlin to outstanding soldiers: 'You are the best of the best'

Ahead of Independence Day ceremony, Pres. Rivlin meets and thanks 120 outstanding IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 14:15
Bill: Rivlin to remain President until replacement is elected

Bill: Rivlin to remain President until replacement is elected

Yesh Atid proposes bill to keep Pres. Rivlin in office, even after term ends, until Knesset elects replacement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 11:06
Rivlin swears in new Knesset: The people expect you all to show leadership

Rivlin swears in new Knesset: The people expect you all to show leadership

President Reuven Rivlin swears in the 24th Knesset for its first session.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 16:44
Regev: President is acting in an unstatesmanlike manner

Regev: President is acting in an unstatesmanlike manner

Transportation Minister slams president for complaining about being required by law to impose mandate to form government on Netanyahu.Yehonatan Gottleib, 06/04/2021 16:38
President Rivlin grants Netanyahu mandate to form new government

President Rivlin grants Netanyahu mandate to form new government

Israel's president taps Netanyahu candidate to try to form government and serve additional term as Prime Minister.David Rosenberg, 06/04/2021 12:10
Liberman: End Netanyahu's time in office

Liberman: End Netanyahu's time in office

Yisrael Beytenu chairman: Netanyahu is responsible for the deep political crisis.Hezki Baruch, 06/04/2021 06:12
Rivlin to announce choice to form government tomorrow

Rivlin to announce choice to form government tomorrow

Netanyahu has 52 recommendations compared to Lapid's 45 after New Hope, Ra'am refuse to endorse any candidate for PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 22:47
President begins consultations for granting mandate to form new government

President begins consultations for granting mandate to form new government

With no candidate holding clear majority of incoming Knesset, President Rivlin begins consultations to determine who will receive PM mandateArutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 10:36
Haredim to ask Rivlin: Convince Sa'ar to join right-wing government

Haredim to ask Rivlin: Convince Sa'ar to join right-wing government

Representatives of UTJ will recommend Netanyahu to Rivlin but will also demand that he persuade Sa'ar to join the pro-Netanyahu bloc.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 04:58
'Israeli society needs a functioning government'

'Israeli society needs a functioning government'

Final results of Knesset election officially delivered to President Rivlin, ahead of nomination process for prime minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2021 11:58
Rivlin meets with new UN Middle East coordinator

Rivlin meets with new UN Middle East coordinator

President Rivlin held a working meeting with new UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Tor Wennesland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 13:46
Macron to Rivlin: France very concerned by Iranian nuclear issue

Macron to Rivlin: France very concerned by Iranian nuclear issue

Israeli President continues tour of Europe with visit to France, says attempts to stop Israel from defending itself at the Hague will fail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2021 19:12
President welcomed in Vienna in official reception ceremony

President welcomed in Vienna in official reception ceremony

Rivlin welcomed in Vienna in an official reception ceremony and holds working meetings with the President and the Chancellor of Austria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 16:54
Israeli President Rivlin meets with German counterpart Steinmeier

Israeli President Rivlin meets with German counterpart Steinmeier

President Rivlin begins visit to Europe for diplomatic talks.i24NEWS, 16/03/2021 20:26
German Pres. congratulates Rivlin on Israel's vaccine success

German Pres. congratulates Rivlin on Israel's vaccine success

Israeli President arrives in Germany for visit to Europe to discuss regional issues, Iran, Hague Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 16:55
Rivlin to hold short visit to Europe

Rivlin to hold short visit to Europe

President Rivlin will hold meetings on the dangers of Hezbollah, the intensification of Iran’s nuclear project, and the ICC.Hezki Baruch, 16/03/2021 03:42
Rivlin: We have to get back to the politics of compromise

Rivlin: We have to get back to the politics of compromise

President at Jerusalem Conference recalls how the songs on Arutz Sheva 'connected Deganya to Beit El, Tel Aviv beaches to Etzion hills.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 12:35
President Reuven Rivlin to discuss Iran nuclear project with European leaders

President Reuven Rivlin to discuss Iran nuclear project with European leaders

Israeli Pres. Rivlin accepts invitation to discuss Iran nuclear project, increased Hezbollah power, with three European presidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2021 15:42
'The entire Israeli people welcomes you with joy'

'The entire Israeli people welcomes you with joy'

President Reuven Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from the first Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 05:27
Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from new ambassadors

Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from new ambassadors

New ambassadors of Ukraine, Brazil, Portugal, the Philippines, the Dominican Republic and Ecuador present credentials to president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2021 16:53
'Uri's special charm touched the hearts of even his opponents'

'Uri's special charm touched the hearts of even his opponents'

President Rivlin hosts gathering in memory of former MK Uri Orbach, marking six years since his death.Hezki Baruch, 16/02/2021 02:13
Rivlin: 'I implore you - get the vaccine! It's our only hope'

Rivlin: 'I implore you - get the vaccine! It's our only hope'

'Millions of people have been vaccinated and nothing bad happened to them.' Israeli president calls vaccine Israel's 'only hope'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 17:42
Rivlin: I call on more countries to adopt 'green pass'

Rivlin: I call on more countries to adopt 'green pass'

“I am pleased with the recent understandings that will allow the renewal of flights between Israel and Cyprus."Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 12:51
Rivlin 'deeply concerned' over vandalism of Joshua's altar

Rivlin 'deeply concerned' over vandalism of Joshua's altar

President calls on Defense Minister to probe attack on Joshua's altar at Mount Eival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2021 13:14
2021 Wolf Prize laureates announced

2021 Wolf Prize laureates announced

Rivlin: The Wolf Prize expresses the State of Israel’s acknowledgement that human progress is an achievement not to be taken for granted.Ido Ben Porat, 10/02/2021 04:09
Rivlin: Investing in Judea and Samaria is a great opportunity

Rivlin: Investing in Judea and Samaria is a great opportunity

President opens Judea and Samaria conference, which will be broadcast today on Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 07/02/2021 14:16
Rivlin hosts launch of Israeli Press Institute

Rivlin hosts launch of Israeli Press Institute

“The role of the institute will be to redefine the blurred borders between political propaganda, marketing content and serious journalism."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2021 14:05
President Rivlin to Israel's leaders: 'Show us the endgame, the route back to normalcy'

President Rivlin to Israel's leaders: 'Show us the endgame, the route back to normalcy'

Pres. Reuven Rivlin visits Shamir Medical Center, taking innovative breath test and calling on Israelis to 'be suckers and be healthy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 14:40
President Rivlin to President Biden: No greater friend than Israel

President Rivlin to President Biden: No greater friend than Israel

Read the letter of congratulation sent by Israel's President to Joe Biden, the 46th President of the United States of AmericaPresident Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin, 20/01/2021 18:57
Rivlin salutes teachers for dealing with lockdown, distance learning

Rivlin salutes teachers for dealing with lockdown, distance learning

President lauds education staff who 'had to learn again how to teach' amidst changes during the pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 17:57
Rivlin: We're going into lockdown so as not to kill each other

Rivlin: We're going into lockdown so as not to kill each other

President addresses the nation ahead of the beginning of the lockdown this evening and comments on events in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 14:46
Rivlin hosts heads of Christian denominations in Israel

Rivlin hosts heads of Christian denominations in Israel

"I hope this is a year in which Christian communities in Israel continue to thrive," president says at traditional New Year's reception.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2020 20:17
Rivlin: People with disabilities entitled to full equality of opportunity

Rivlin: People with disabilities entitled to full equality of opportunity

President meets with the Equal in the Livingroom initiative for people with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2020 14:47
Genesis Prize announces winners of COVID-fighting competition

Genesis Prize announces winners of COVID-fighting competition

Winners announced in competition started by Natan Sharansky among Israeli companies to find innovative solutions to COVID pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 19:10
Mossad chief: We're facing the challenges and providing security

Mossad chief: We're facing the challenges and providing security

President Rivlin and Mossad head award certificates of outstanding achievement to 12 Mossad members and light Hanukkah candles with them.Nitsan Keidar, 17/12/2020 00:58
'Peace is made between peoples, not between leaders'

'Peace is made between peoples, not between leaders'

President Rivlin and Foreign Minister Ashkenazi light Hanukkah candles with heads of Israeli missions abroad who participated via Zoom.Nitsan Keidar, 14/12/2020 06:09
Rivlin hosts launch of 'Beresheet 2' project

Rivlin hosts launch of 'Beresheet 2' project

“We are setting out on a new path, familiar but different, at the end of which we hope to land three spacecraft safely on the moon."Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2020 15:38
Rivlin: 'I won't return to politics'

Rivlin: 'I won't return to politics'

President refers to rumors he will be offered after his term to head Center-Left bloc and replies, 'Politics at age 82 is a bit excessive.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/12/2020 17:16
'A new era of friendship and cooperation'

'A new era of friendship and cooperation'

President Rivlin welcomes Bahrain FM at President's Residence in Jerusalem, gifting him Koran translated to Hebrew by his father.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 17:48
Nertanyahu, Rivlin congratulate President-elect Biden

Nertanyahu, Rivlin congratulate President-elect Biden

Israeli President and Prime Minister speak to US President-elect Joe Biden, discuss strong US-Israel relationship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 18:55
Israeli astronaut to be launched into space in 2021 mission

Israeli astronaut to be launched into space in 2021 mission

Israel announces Eytan Stibbe will be second Israeli astronaut in space, in mission to International Space StationArutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2020 12:25
Haredim are facing 'outbreak of hatred', says President Rivlin

Haredim are facing 'outbreak of hatred', says President Rivlin

Israeli president warns of anti-haredi incitement during coronavirus pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 19:45
'Suez War ended in brilliant victory, but at a heavy price'

'Suez War ended in brilliant victory, but at a heavy price'

President Rivlin delivers remarks at the memorial ceremony for the fallen of the 1956 Sinai War.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 13:04
Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials of 5 new ambassadors to Israel

Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials of 5 new ambassadors to Israel

President receives diplomatic credentials from the new ambassadors of of Australia, Guatemala, Malta, Cyprus and Turkmenistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2020 18:44
Rivlin: The virus of antisemitism is tougher than coronavirus

Rivlin: The virus of antisemitism is tougher than coronavirus

President Reuven Rivlin hosts event marking 82 years since Kristallnacht.Hezki Baruch, 10/11/2020 04:09
Rivlin congratulates Biden

Rivlin congratulates Biden

"As a long-standing friend of Israel, you are now leader of the free world and of the State of Israel’s closest and most important ally."Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2020 08:08
President Rivlin mourns passing of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

President Rivlin mourns passing of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

President: 'Rabbi Sacks bravely faced difficult questions and always found the right words to illuminate the Torah and explain its paths.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2020 21:51
Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from 5 new ambassadors to Israel

Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from 5 new ambassadors to Israel

Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials from ambassadors of Belgium, Sweden, Norway, Uzbekistan and Latvia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2020 17:08