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Abbas phones Rivlin, expresses hope for peace

Abbas phones Rivlin, expresses hope for peace

PA chairman calls Israeli President on the eve of his departure from office.Elad Benari, 07/07/2021 05:36
Bust of Reuven Rivlin installed at President's Residence

Bust of Reuven Rivlin installed at President's Residence

Israel's 10th president, Reuven Rivlin, receives bust in the Avenue of the Presidents as he leaves office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 16:56
Rivlin to volunteers: 'You are the beautiful face of Israel'

Rivlin to volunteers: 'You are the beautiful face of Israel'

President Rivlin lauds recipients of the volunteerism award.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 20:16
Watch: President Rivlin hosts German president

Watch: President Rivlin hosts German president

Rivlin holds official reception ceremony for President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 10:21
Mother of fallen soldier asks nations of the world to fight for the humanitarian cause

Mother of fallen soldier asks nations of the world to fight for the humanitarian cause

Leah Goldin, mother of IDF soldier Hadar Goldin: Our boys need to be brought back as a confidence building measure in any agreement.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 30/06/2021 04:29
President Rivlin's farewell visit to the US

President Rivlin's farewell visit to the US

Outgoing President Rivlin holds final diplomatic visit abroad in Washington, meets dozens of UN ambassadors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 23:13
UN Ambassador bids farewell to President Rivlin

UN Ambassador bids farewell to President Rivlin

Ambassador Erdan holds farewell event with ambassadors from dozens of countries for outgoing President Reuven Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 21:44
Biden made clear that Israel has the right to decide how to proceed with Iran

Biden made clear that Israel has the right to decide how to proceed with Iran

Senior official present at Biden-Rivlin meeting: The American representatives were very interested in the Israeli information on Iran.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 29/06/2021 06:00
Pelosi to Rivlin: Support for Israel will always be bipartisan

Pelosi to Rivlin: Support for Israel will always be bipartisan

President Rivlin meets House Speaker at the Capitol: Israel has no greater friend than the United States of America.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 29/06/2021 01:42
Rivlin following meeting with Biden: We found a real great friend to Israel

Rivlin following meeting with Biden: We found a real great friend to Israel

Rivlin after meeting Biden: I’m very much satisfied that he’s going to ensure that there will be no nuclear weapons in the Middle East.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 29/06/2021 01:03
Biden to Rivlin: Iran will never get a nuclear weapon on my watch

Biden to Rivlin: Iran will never get a nuclear weapon on my watch

President Rivlin meets US President Joe Biden, who stresses: Iran will never get nuclear weapons. Israel has the right to defend itself.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 28/06/2021 23:04
President Rivlin makes farewell visit to the United States

President Rivlin makes farewell visit to the United States

President Rivlin meets with representatives of the Jewish community in New York. Arutz Sheva is accompanying the visit with full coverage.Yoni Kempinski, 28/06/2021 09:31
Rivlin departs to US on farewell visit at Biden's invitation

Rivlin departs to US on farewell visit at Biden's invitation

“I depart, for the last time as president and on behalf of the State of Israel, on a farewell visit to Israel's closest ally and friend."Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2021 21:34
Defense Minister Benny Gantz at memorial ceremony: Prepared to strike at any moment

Defense Minister Benny Gantz at memorial ceremony: Prepared to strike at any moment

At a memorial ceremony for soldiers who lost their lives in the 2006 Lebanon War, Gantz warned that Israel was always ready to strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 13:24
'Hamas must understand that if they attack, we'll strike back'

'Hamas must understand that if they attack, we'll strike back'

Israel is 'committed' to returning the remains of fallen IDF soldiers held in Gaza, says President Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2021 19:58
Rivlin bids farewell to Supreme Court leadership

Rivlin bids farewell to Supreme Court leadership

Rivlin: No citizen – left or right – would want to live in a country where the judiciary was not independent, strong and effective.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 03:34
Rivlin lays wreath at Holocaust memorial to Romanian Jews

Rivlin lays wreath at Holocaust memorial to Romanian Jews

Rivlin visits Holocaust memorial and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during state visit to Romania.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 16:44
Pres. Rivlin in Romania: Israel has the right & duty to protect its citizens

Pres. Rivlin in Romania: Israel has the right & duty to protect its citizens

Outgoing Pres. Rivlin speaks to Romanian parliament, thanks Romania for being 'true friend of Jewish people and the State of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 14:16
Rivlin: Israel has right and obligation to protect its citizens

Rivlin: Israel has right and obligation to protect its citizens

Israel's president begins official visit to Romania, hails deep ties between nations, which were never cut during the Cold War.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 16:45
Maccabi Tel Aviv wins soccer State Cup

Maccabi Tel Aviv wins soccer State Cup

For the last time in his term of office, President Reuven Rivlin presents the State Cup to Maccabi Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 00:30
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
Rivlin meets mental health leaders in light of Gaza rocket attacks

Rivlin meets mental health leaders in light of Gaza rocket attacks

President addresses residents' mental health following barrages of 4,000 rockets from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2021 16:31
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
Bereaved families say goodbye to outgoing President Rivlin

Bereaved families say goodbye to outgoing President Rivlin

'At this moment of parting, I hug every bereaved family and pray that this family will be as small as possible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 17:13
Rivlin: Zero tolerance for anti-Semitism

Rivlin: Zero tolerance for anti-Semitism

Israeli President holds emergency meeting with Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations over anti-Semitic incidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 20:22
Rivlin thanks German Foreign Minister for support

Rivlin thanks German Foreign Minister for support

The president expressed his appreciation for Germany’s strong support for Israel’s right to self-defense from Hamas rockets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 17:13
Rivlin: Soldier was killed defending us all

Rivlin: Soldier was killed defending us all

President Rivlin wrote: "We will continue to fight the terrorists and protect our citizens without compromise".Arutz Sheva, 12/05/2021 19:04
Rivlin: No country in the world would allow such brutal attacks, and we won't either

Rivlin: No country in the world would allow such brutal attacks, and we won't either

Israeli president makes round of calls to counterparts around world to give picture of situation and forestall condemnation of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 16:23
Gideon Sa'ar meets Israel's President Reuven Rivlin

Gideon Sa'ar meets Israel's President Reuven Rivlin

MK Sa'ar, New Hope chief, requests meeting with Pres. Rivlin to discuss recent developments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 15:04
President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

President rips 'bloodthirsty' Arab mobs, 'shameful' Arab leaders

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin accuses Israeli Arab leaders of 'shameful' silence as 'bloodthirsty' mobs carry out 'pogroms' on JewsArutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 14:22
Israel's president urges Arab leader to rein in violent attacks

Israel's president urges Arab leader to rein in violent attacks

President Rivlin calls on Israeli Arab leader to 'calm the situation' following night of rioting and attacks on Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 12:30
Pres. Rivlin: 'Like Moses, Ethiopian Jews dreamed of Jerusalem but didn't see it'

Pres. Rivlin: 'Like Moses, Ethiopian Jews dreamed of Jerusalem but didn't see it'

Pres. Reuven Rivlin at ceremony honoring Ethiopian Jews who lost their lives on journey to Israel, condemns 'support for terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 14:55
President Rivlin taps Lapid to form government

President Rivlin taps Lapid to form government

"It is clear that Lapid has the possibility of forming a government - even if there are many difficulties."Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 18:43
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