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Revealed: Who was really behind the picture of Rabin as an SS officer?

New information conclusively links notorious picture to Shabak agent provocateur Avishai Raviv.

Who was really behind the picture of Rabin as an SS officer?

Yair Lapid: People at memorial service for Kahane 'ideological descendants of Yigal Amir'

Speaking at party meeting, Lapid insists government will pass budget & survive its four years in power.

'Kahane's supporters are ideological descendants of Yigal Amir'player

New lawyer for Rabin's killer: Reduce his sentence

Attorney Yoram Sheftel: No democracy has laws making the blood of the leaders more valuable than the blood of other citizens.

New lawyer for Rabin's killer: Reduce his sentence

Will he be released? Yigal Amir hires prominent attorney Yoram Sheftel to defend him

Prominent attorney to focus efforts on repeal of legislation barring Knesset from considering Amir's early release.

Headed for release? Yigal Amir hires attorney Yoram Sheftel

Yigal Amir leave request denied

IPS announces rejecting Amir leave petition to attend son's bar mitzvah. Amir filed appeal; hearing in two days.

Yigal Amir leave request denied

Yigal Amir requests permission to attend son's bar mitzvah

Convicted assassin of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin asks to be allowed to leave prison to attend son's bar mitzvah.

Yigal Amir requests permission to attend son's bar mitzvah

Shin Bet: Even today, Rabin's murderer still poses a security threat

New opinion from Israel Security Agency says Yigal Amir continues to pose a danger to the country.

Shin Bet: Rabin's murderer still poses a threat

Party aiming to free Yigal Amir to run in March election

Mishpat Tzedek party, headed by wife of assassin Yigal Amir, registers to run in upcoming Knesset election.

Party aiming to free Yigal Amir to run in March election

Will party pushing to free Rabin's assassin Yigal Amir be allowed to run in 2020 election?

State registrar of political parties okays Knesset run for party seeking to free Yitzhak Rabin's assassin Yigal Amir - on one condition.

Will 'Free Yigal Amir' party be able to run in 2020 election?

MK Stav Shaffir slams 'Free Yigal Amir' party

A new party filed a request to run in the upcoming elections. Shaffir claims that the party's main goal is to free Rabin's assassin.

MK Stav Shaffir slams 'Free Yigal Amir' party

Rabin's murder: The open questions

Man who has seen documents that not everyone else has seen regarding the Rabin assassination speaks about the facts & unanswered questions.

Rabin's murder: The open questions

'Don't believe insane fringe theories on Rabin assassination'

President Rivlin blasts Rabin assassination conspiracy theories. 'Accept the reality and use it to take stock of what happened to us.'

'Don't believe insane fringe theories on Rabin assassination'

'Yigal Amir murdered Rabin, turned our nightmares into reality'

At Rabin memorial, President Rivlin warns of dangerous polarization in Israeli politics. 'Don't let political rivalries turn into hatred.'

'Yigal Amir murdered Rabin, turned our nightmares into reality'

Rabin's murder: The open questions

Yigal Amir's wife shares in her Facebook account a new video raising questions about the murder of Rabin 24 years later.

Rabin's murder: The open questionsplayer

Dr. Kedar still insists: Yigal Amir didn't murder Rabin

Kedar says that his claim is based on facts that contradict the official version, most notably the gunshot wounds in Rabin's body

Dr. Kedar still insists: Yigal Amir didn't murder Rabin

Brother of Rabin's assassin responds to 'conspiracy' storm

Yigal Amir's brother, Hagai, responds to storm triggered by Dr. Moti Kedar: 'All kinds of documents indicate involvement of others.'

Brother of Rabin's assassin responds to 'conspiracy' storm

Poll: 20% of Israelis support pardon for Yigal Amir

40% of Israelis believe political discourse in Israel is more violent now than it was at the time of Rabin's assassination.

Poll: 20% of Israelis support pardon for Yigal Amir

Kedar summoned to disciplinary committee over Rabin claims

Bar-Ilan University summons Dr. Mordechai Kedar to disciplinary committee over his claim Yigar Amir did not kill PM Yitzhak Rabin.

Kedar summoned to disciplinary committee over Rabin claims

Bar-Ilan U. drops Dr. Kedar from trip over Yigal Amir comments

Dr. Mordechai Kedar barred from representing Bar-Ilan University on planned South America trip after he denied Yigal Amir murdered Rabin.

Bar-Ilan U. drops Dr. Kedar from trip over Yigal Amir comments

Netanyahu condemns claims Yigal Amir not Yitzhak Rabin's killer

Prime Minister pushes back on claims by Professor Mordechai Kedar that someone other than Yigal Amir murdered Yitzhak Rabin.

Netanyahu condemns claims Yigal Amir not Yitzhak Rabin's killer

Mordechai Kedar: Yigal Amir didn't kill Yitzhak Rabin

Prominent Israeli scholar Mordechai Kedar denies Yigal Amir murdered Yitzhak Rabin, claims political conspiracy to assassinate the PM.

Mordechai Kedar: Yigal Amir didn't kill Yitzhak Rabin

Supreme Court rejects Yigal Amir's appeal

Amir's rights were taken away due to a phone call in which he tried to convince a rap star to join a political party for his release.

Supreme Court rejects Yigal Amir's appeal

Film on Rabin's murderer wins award for best film

"Yamim Noraim", which describes Rabin's assassination from the perspective of the murderer, wins award for Best Film at the Ophir Awards.

Film on Rabin's murderer wins award for best film

Yigal Amir appears at High Court following petition

Yigal Amir, who's serving a life sentence for the murder of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin filed an urgent petition due to 'denial of rights.'

Yigal Amir appears at High Court following petition

Why did Yigal Amir reach out to a rapper?

Israeli rapper receives unexpected phone call from Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin's assassin, Yigal Amir.

Why did Yigal Amir reach out to a rapper?

'Paving the way for the next Yigal Amir'

Major (Res.) Yaya Fink accuses Shaked and national-religious rabbis of paving way for the 'next Yigal Amir'.

'Paving the way for the next Yigal Amir'

Yigal Amir: 'No regrets'

Channel 20 to publish quotes from Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin's killer.

Yigal Amir: 'No regrets'

Bennett: Rabin memorial a disgrace

After Likud MK Tzachi Hanegbi loudly booed during speech, Bennett says memorial rally deteriorated into a 'shameful leftist demonstration'.

Bennett: Rabin memorial a disgraceplayer

Lapid: Not all of the right-wing murdered Rabin

Catcalls and boos at Yitzchak Rabin memorial rally after Lapid says that "not all of the right-wing killed Rabin".

Lapid: Not all of the right-wing murdered Rabin

Massive Rabin memorial rally to take place in Tel Aviv

Tens of thousands of Israelis expected to throng Tel Aviv in a rally marking 23 years since former Prime Minister Yitzchak Rabin's death.

Massive Rabin memorial rally to take place in Tel Aviv

Rabin assassin Yigal Amir files request for retrial

22 years after Prime Minister's assassination, Yigal Amir calls for retrial.

Rabin assassin Yigal Amir files request for retrial

Yigal Amir's wife: Over 18 conclusive proofs

Wife of confessed Rabin murderer quotes letter of group currently formulating retrial request in Switzerland.

Yigal Amir's wife: Over 18 conclusive proofs

'Yigal Amir will sit in jail for the rest of his life'

Justice Minister addresses request of retrial for Yigal Amir and the lies of Breaking the Silence spokesman.

'Yigal Amir will sit in jail for the rest of his life'

Retrial for former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin's assassin?

Wife of Yigal Amir says a team will handle the process of requesting a retrial, no info will be provided to Israeli media.

Retrial for former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin's assassin?

'I almost killed Yigal Amir'

Shin Bet agent recalls the moments after Rabin assassination when he almost gunned down Rabin's assassin, Yigal Amir.

'I almost killed Yigal Amir'

'Yigal Amir acted from 'Reform' motives'

Haredi newspaper claims that Yigal Amir acted from motives similar to those of Reform movement when he murdered Prime Minister Rabin.

Haredi newspaper:Yigal Amir acted from 'Reform' motives

Amir's wife: Rabin assassination not political

Wife of Rabin assassin says murder was not political because goal was not to change government but to stop Oslo Accords.

Yigal Amir's wife: Rabin assassination not political

Yitzhak Rabin's personal guard almost shot Amir

Twenty years after the murder, Rabin's personal security guard reveals he felt the urge to shoot Amir at the scene.

Yitzhak Rabin's personal guard almost shot Yigal Amir

'No fear for my life, I fear for the democracy'

President Reuven Rivlin dismisses threats made against him by brother of Yitzhak Rabin's assassin.

'I don't fear for my life, I fear for the democracy'

Yigal Amir's brother arrested for Facebook post

Haggai Amir, 46, detained for threatening Reuven Rivlin over declaration never to pardon Yigal for Rabin assassination.

Yigal Amir's brother arrested for Facebook post