Yitzhak Herzog

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'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
Left-wing party's internal spat goes public

Left-wing party's internal spat goes public

Zionist Union leader Yitzhak Herzgo blames would-be leader Avi Gabai for 'damage' to the party and helping to nix PA-Israel negotiations.Hezki Baruch, 28/05/2017 08:23
They speak about nationalism and oppose the Nationality Law?

They speak about nationalism and oppose the Nationality Law?

Prime Minister criticizes opposition leader who spoke in Knesset against the Nationality Law: 'Go figure'.Mordechai Sones, 08/05/2017 21:49
'Israel is a beacon of hope'

'Israel is a beacon of hope'

PM refers in Knesset memorial to state visionary Herzl and constitution. Opposition chairman harshly criticizes remarks.Mordechai Sones, 08/05/2017 20:15
Israel condemns UNESCO vote

Israel condemns UNESCO vote

Israeli politicians from across the political spectrum slam 'anti-Semitic' UNESCO vote denying Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 02/05/2017 18:58
Herzog: There will be elections within a year

Herzog: There will be elections within a year

Opposition leader claims coalition is in the midst of a crisis.Elad Benari, 02/04/2017 04:51
Deri to Herzog: Join the government

Deri to Herzog: Join the government

Shas chairman calls on opposition leader to join the government. Herzog responds and calls on Deri to join alternative coalition.Ido Ben Porat, 29/03/2017 00:08
Herzog: Nikki Haley following in footsteps of Patrick Moynihan

Herzog: Nikki Haley following in footsteps of Patrick Moynihan

Opposition Leader Yitzhak Herzog gives live interview at AIPAC conference, praises current US ambassador to the UN for defending Israel.Gary Willig, 27/03/2017 21:06
Herzog: Netanyahu acting irrationally

Herzog: Netanyahu acting irrationally

Zionist Union head Yitzhak Herzog says he's establishing "Zionist, centrist, rational bloc" to replace Netanyahu with or without elections.Hezky Baruch, 20/03/2017 15:49
Netanyahu made offer to Herzog, then backtracked

Netanyahu made offer to Herzog, then backtracked

Report claims Netanyahu offered Herzog unity government to advance peace talks, then backtracked.AFP, 05/03/2017 13:25
Opposition leader praises Trump stances on anti-Semitism, Israel

Opposition leader praises Trump stances on anti-Semitism, Israel

Herzog confident Trump will halt the recent attacks on Jews.JTA, 03/03/2017 05:56
Herzog: Netanyahu 'ran away' from peace initative

Herzog: Netanyahu 'ran away' from peace initative

Opposition chairman: Kerry's peace proposal was historic opportunity but Netanyahu backed off because it would have dismantled Likud.Elad Benari, 20/02/2017 04:15
Herzog: 'Settlements' endanger Israel

Herzog: 'Settlements' endanger Israel

Opposition Leader says Jewish settlement endangers Israel's identity as Jewish state, calls on government to advance two-state solution.Yoni Kempinski, 13/02/2017 14:11
Herzog: A two-state solution is Israel's top priority

Herzog: A two-state solution is Israel's top priority

Opposition leader asks Netanyahu to 'represent Israel, not Bennett' and speak about two-state solution wth US President Trump.Hezki Baruch, 12/02/2017 11:03
Michaeli: Herzog contributed to party's situation

Michaeli: Herzog contributed to party's situation

Zionist Camp Chair speaks before hundreds of young Jews in London, refers to party's situation and confrontation with Netanyahu.Yedidya Ben-Or, 05/02/2017 10:46
Herzog hospitalized after mild stroke

Herzog hospitalized after mild stroke

Opposition leader MK Yitzhak Herzog admitted to the Ichilov Hospital following mild stroke. He is in stable condition.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/02/2017 21:53
Criminal investigation against Opposition leader closed

Criminal investigation against Opposition leader closed

Attorney General announces that criminal investigation against Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog for negative ad campaign.Arutz Sheva Staf, 30/01/2017 19:20
Israeli officials congratulate Trump

Israeli officials congratulate Trump

Ambassador Danon, PM Netanyahu and opposition leader congratulate the 45th president.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/01/2017 20:42
Likud to Herzog: You have some nerve

Likud to Herzog: You have some nerve

Likud fires back at opposition leader after his call for Netanyahu to be removed as Communications Minister.Hezki Baruch, 10/01/2017 03:07
Liberman: Joint List is actually the list of spies and traitors

Liberman: Joint List is actually the list of spies and traitors

Defense Minister vows to act to strip MKs from the Joint List of their citizenship, after MK Ghattas is summoned for questioning by police.Elad Benari, 19/12/2016 04:12
Herzog on Amona: Protest legitimate, but not violence

Herzog on Amona: Protest legitimate, but not violence

Herzog says it 'hurts to leave home, but Zionism was built on redeeming stolen land.'Hezki Baruch, 17/12/2016 18:41
Herzog hopes for 'regional agreement' under Trump leadership

Herzog hopes for 'regional agreement' under Trump leadership

Herzog says he expects Trump to be 'active in achieving regional order' in Middle East.'Hezki Ezra, 04/12/2016 07:42
Herzog turns down meeting with British Labour leader

Herzog turns down meeting with British Labour leader

Israeli opposition leader turns down meeting with Jeremy Corbyn during upcoming visit to London amid tensions over anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 17/11/2016 00:05
Netanyahu demands Herzog apologize for 'virus' comment

Netanyahu demands Herzog apologize for 'virus' comment

PM Netanyahu insists opposition head Herzog apologize for calling 'settlers' a 'virus.'Hezki Baruch, 14/11/2016 14:28
'Stop using Rabin murder to silence the right'

'Stop using Rabin murder to silence the right'

Jewish Home chairman blasts Herzog over a tweet attacking Netanyahu and blaming him for the Rabin assassination.Hezki Baruch, 06/11/2016 03:30