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Bennett to Merkel: We certainly remember history, look optimistically to a better future

Bennett to Merkel: We certainly remember history, look optimistically to a better future

PM Naftali Bennet presents to Chancellor Angela Merkel an optimistic view of new government.Arutz Sheva, 10/10/2021 12:34
President Herzog's lifechanging moment with the Lubavitcher Rebbe

President Herzog's lifechanging moment with the Lubavitcher Rebbe

Israel's Pres. Herzog tells Kiev rabbi of his unique connection with the Lubavitcher Rebbe, and the unforgettable moment on Simchat Torah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2021 17:21
President Isaac Herzog leaves for Ukraine visit

President Isaac Herzog leaves for Ukraine visit

Pres. Isaac Herzog departs to Ukraine for first state visit, praises Ukraine Pres. Zelenksy's 'commitment to the war against anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2021 14:56
President Herzog to visit Ukraine in first state visit

President Herzog to visit Ukraine in first state visit

Marking 80 years since the Babyn Yar Massacre, President Isaac Herzog will fly to Ukraine for the first state visit of his presidency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2021 20:04
Former PM Netanyahu and wife Sara visit Pres. Herzog's sukkah

Former PM Netanyahu and wife Sara visit Pres. Herzog's sukkah

Pres. Isaac Herzog hosts former PM Benjamin Netanyahu in President's Residence sukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2021 14:37
President Herzog hosts a Hebrew Bible study class with the 929 project

President Herzog hosts a Hebrew Bible study class with the 929 project

'Bible wasn’t written for any particular audience or community, but for everyone,' Pres. Herzog says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 08:15
President Herzog met King Abdullah at his palace during secret visit

President Herzog met King Abdullah at his palace during secret visit

'There is a sense in the region of a desire to make progress, a desire to speak,' Pres. Herzog says after meeting Jordanian King.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2021 20:10
President Isaac Herzog meets with Democrat delegation

President Isaac Herzog meets with Democrat delegation

Israel's President meets with a delegation of Democrat Senators in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff , 03/09/2021 14:22
President Isaac Herzog and the First Lady open the 5782 school year at Modi'in school

President Isaac Herzog and the First Lady open the 5782 school year at Modi'in school

President Herzog: 'We have an excellent education system. Their success is our success and the success of our future.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 13:03
Moroccan King writes to Israeli President Herzog

Moroccan King writes to Israeli President Herzog

King Mohammad VI of Morocco sends special letter to Israeli Pres. Herzog, expressing hope for 'peace for all peoples in the region.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2021 14:21
Watch: UAE ambassador opens embassy in Tel Aviv

Watch: UAE ambassador opens embassy in Tel Aviv

Opening of UAE Embassy 'not only an important step for Israel & United Arab Emirates, but for the entire Middle East,' Pres. Herzog says.Chana Roberts, 14/07/2021 10:14
Pres. Herzog, King Abdullah, praise return to normal relations

Pres. Herzog, King Abdullah, praise return to normal relations

Jordanian King Abdullah II congratulates Pres. Herzog, expresses happiness at countries' return to normal relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2021 21:13
Watch: Isaac Herzog sworn in as president of Israel

Watch: Isaac Herzog sworn in as president of Israel

Ceremony held for inauguration of 11th President of Israel, Isaac Herzog.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 15:28
Century-old Bible to be used in swearing-in ceremony

Century-old Bible to be used in swearing-in ceremony

Israel's new President to be sworn in on a century-old Bible gifted to his grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 13:50
"As Long as the Jewish Candle is Still Burning, it is Possible to Work and to Repair"

"As Long as the Jewish Candle is Still Burning, it is Possible to Work and to Repair"

Former Diaspora Minister Omer Yankelevich remembers former Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Isaac Halevi Herzog.Omer Yankelevich, 29/06/2021 16:07
'Jewish Agency looks forward to working closely with Israel's new government'

'Jewish Agency looks forward to working closely with Israel's new government'

The Jewish Agency for Israel congratulates newly-formed Government of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 14:30
Kremlin congratulates Isaac Herzog on presidential victory

Kremlin congratulates Isaac Herzog on presidential victory

Russian Pres. Putin congratulates Israel's new President Herzog on his win, expresses hope for further development of relations with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 07:38
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
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
Last 'Operation Zur Israel' flight lands in Israel, bringing new Ethiopian immigrants

Last 'Operation Zur Israel' flight lands in Israel, bringing new Ethiopian immigrants

Nearly 300 New Ethiopian immigrants land in Israel on final flight of 'Operation Zur Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2021 13:45
Herzog: Increased online anti-Semitism since COVID-19 outbreak

Herzog: Increased online anti-Semitism since COVID-19 outbreak

Knesset launces lobby dedicated to fighting anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 16:53
Rivlin: With every coronavirus update, we pray for Diaspora Jewry

Rivlin: With every coronavirus update, we pray for Diaspora Jewry

Pres. Rivlin meets with head of Jewish Agency, discusses impact of coronavirus on Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2020 14:33
'I love Israel, people have everything they need here'

'I love Israel, people have everything they need here'

More than 2,000 new olim children from 37 countries set to join Israeli school system, including 31 who arrived in covert missions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 17:04
Herzog: Cyprus has 'vested interest' in fighting terror

Herzog: Cyprus has 'vested interest' in fighting terror

Jewish Agency Chairman Herzog meets with Cyprus President at Diaspora Conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2019 13:54
Jewish Agency Chair: The pain will stay with us forever

Jewish Agency Chair: The pain will stay with us forever

'Here, on this cursed ground, her life ended.' Jewish Agency Chair. Isaac Herzog remembers father's cousin, who was killed at AuschwitzArutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2019 17:41
Herzog: Blue and White may be the new Labor party

Herzog: Blue and White may be the new Labor party

Jewish Agency leader says Labor party's historic role in development of Israel has come to an end.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2019 16:04
Argentina Chief Rabbi makes first public appearance since attack

Argentina Chief Rabbi makes first public appearance since attack

Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich meets Jewish Agency head Yitzhak Herzog in first public appearance since he was beaten in his home last month.JTA, 26/03/2019 18:32
'Attacked Rabbi is showing resilience'

'Attacked Rabbi is showing resilience'

Jewish Agency head Yitzhak Herzog says Argentina must catch 'villains' who seriously injured country's chief rabbi in anti-Semitic attack.Yoni Kempinski, 26/02/2019 18:22
President Rivlin speaks with Argentina Chief Rabbi after attack

President Rivlin speaks with Argentina Chief Rabbi after attack

Israeli President tells Chief Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich Israel will "do everything necessary to protect Jews' following anti-Semitic attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 15:45
Herzog: Orthodox, Reform, Conservative will respect each other

Herzog: Orthodox, Reform, Conservative will respect each other

Jewish Agency Chairman Yitzhak Herzog tells North American Jewry at Jewish Federation GA Israel-Diaspora divide an existential threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2018 16:57
The Opposition Leader’s swan song

The Opposition Leader’s swan song

Gil Hoffman asks Yitzhak Herzog whether leaving the Zionist Union is akin to fleeing the sinking Titanic.The Land Of Israel Network, 24/07/2018 20:13
Celebrating 70 years of Aliyah with 700 Olim

Celebrating 70 years of Aliyah with 700 Olim

Jewish Agency holds festive event at Ben Gurion Airport with hundreds of Olim who came in one day from France, Russia, Argentina and Brazil.Yoni Kempinski, 23/07/2018 22:04
Bennett concerned: We will lose millions of Jews in the Diaspora

Bennett concerned: We will lose millions of Jews in the Diaspora

Education Minister and Jewish Agency chairman participate in evening of dialogue in Shoham.Yoni Kempinski, 22/07/2018 05:37
Yitzhak Herzog leaves Knesset

Yitzhak Herzog leaves Knesset

Former Labor party leader and new head of Jewish Agency bids farewell to the Knesset after 15 years of service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2018 21:11
Herzog's parting speech: Be careful how you talk

Herzog's parting speech: Be careful how you talk

Chairman of opposition leaves Knesset to head Jewish Agency. 'Understand that every word here can ignite a fire among our people in vain.'Hezki Baruch, 11/07/2018 17:08
Herzog walks back comment calling intermarriage a ‘plague’

Herzog walks back comment calling intermarriage a ‘plague’

New Jewish Agency head says comment comparing intermarriage to a plague was misunderstood.JTA, 28/06/2018 21:51
It's official: Herzog to head Jewish Agency

It's official: Herzog to head Jewish Agency

Herzog will take the new position on August 1, replacing Natan Sharansky, who has chaired the agency for the past 9 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2018 09:59
Bennett welcomes Herzog's appointment as Jewish Agency head

Bennett welcomes Herzog's appointment as Jewish Agency head

Jewish Home leader says Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog a great choice to lead Jewish Agency to try to mend relations with Diaspora.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2018 17:56
Yitzhak Herzog tapped to lead the Jewish Agency

Yitzhak Herzog tapped to lead the Jewish Agency

Former Labor party leader, opposition head appointed leader of Jewish Agency, replacing Natan Sharansky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2018 15:48
Opposition head: Terror attack was 'despicable murder'

Opposition head: Terror attack was 'despicable murder'

Opposition head Yitzhak Herzog pays condolence visit to family of terror victim Itamar Ben Gal, says murderer should be 'duly punished.'Hezki Baruch, 09/02/2018 12:57
Herzog: We will not be deterred by terrorism

Herzog: We will not be deterred by terrorism

Opposition chairman condemns attack near Ariel: We are all united around Rabbi Ben Gal's family.Eliran Aharon, 06/02/2018 04:15
'What would Yitzhak Herzog's grandfather think?'

'What would Yitzhak Herzog's grandfather think?'

Jewish Home MK slams Opposition leader Herzog's willingness to hand responsibility for Temple Mount to Saudi Arabia.Hezki Baruch, 09/01/2018 16:34
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
'A cheap populist decision'

'A cheap populist decision'

Leftist MKs blast Likud Central Committee after its members approve a motion calling for Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 01/01/2018 05:44
Herzog to Netanyahu: Israel also needs a Menachem Begin

Herzog to Netanyahu: Israel also needs a Menachem Begin

Opposition leader tells PM just as Arab world needs another Anwar Sadat, Israel needs another Menachem Begin to make peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2017 19:22
'Palestinians are going backwards 100 years'

'Palestinians are going backwards 100 years'

PM says Balfour paved way for international recognition of Israel, Arab refusal to accept Jewish rights root cause of conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2017 18:41
Har Adar terror attack victims laid to rest

Har Adar terror attack victims laid to rest

The 3 victims of deadly terrorist attack buried. 'What a chasm between two men - one who loved life, and one who came to kill.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2017 18:13
'The Land of Israel does not belong to any party'

'The Land of Israel does not belong to any party'

President, Opposition Leader attend 40th anniversary celebration of Samaria community Elkana. 'Elkana was established by Rabin government.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2017 22:53
Barak: Netanyahu continues to whine

Barak: Netanyahu continues to whine

Former PM fires back at Netanyahu who mocked him during a speech in Tel Aviv. Left blasts Likud support rally.Elad Benari, 10/08/2017 01:07
Herzog: 'A profane fire threatens us from within'

Herzog: 'A profane fire threatens us from within'

Opposition leader participates in Eicha reading at the Mercaz Harav Yeshiva in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2017 04:07
Herzog to remain opposition leader

Herzog to remain opposition leader

New Labor party chairman Avi Gabbay asks outgoing leader to continue as opposition leader because he is currently not an MK.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2017 16:05
Herzog loses Labor party leadership

Herzog loses Labor party leadership

MK Amir Peretz and former minister Avi Gabai to face off in second round of Labor primaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2017 23:14
Herzog: 'Leftist bloc' will be formed with or without Lapid

Herzog: 'Leftist bloc' will be formed with or without Lapid

Opposition leader says an anti-Netanyahu bloc will be formed even if Yesh Atid chairman doesn't join it.Elad Benari, 26/06/2017 04:36
'Zionist Union' releases new campaign

'Zionist Union' releases new campaign

'Zionist Union' faction launches counter-campaign following shelved negative campaign planned in Likud against senior Zionist Union figures.Mordechai Sones, 20/06/2017 18:42
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