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Two Israeli citizens held in Gaza, Israel says

Two Israeli citizens are being held in Gaza, at least one probably by the militant Hamas movement, Israel says.

Avraham Mangisto, of Ethiopian origin, went into the Palestinian territory of his own accord last September and has been missing since then, officials say. 271 more words


Jerusalem by Night and Day: From Dinosaurs to Conferences

What a week in Jerusalem,

starting off with a fast day on Sunday.

At night there was an Iftar meal at Beit Hanasi.

 President Rivlin hosted around 200 guests, 295 more words


Reuven Rivlin

Date Requested: 6-3-2015

Date Received: 6-23-2015

Time: 20 days

Method: Website request

Occupation: Politician

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Items Received: 1 autographed picture

Website Address: http://www.president.gov.il/English/About/Departments/Pages/ContactUS.aspx… 9 more words


A Remarkable Speech by the President of Israel

Source: ynetnews.com

President Reuven Rivlin had some harsh words to say at the Herzliya Conference last week. Israeli society, he argued, is split along tribal lines – Arabs, the secular, the religious and the ultra-Orthodox. 104 more words

Rivlin: Academic boycotts against Israel are first-rate strategic threat

Rivlin: Academic boycotts against Israel are first-rate strategic threat

President meets with university heads to weigh the impact of the boycott movement and discuss strategies to fight it. 371 more words


70 Years After the Holocaust, Israel and Germany Celebrate 50 Years of Diplomatic Relations

Today, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin attended a ceremony on Platform 17 of Grunewald Station (Berlin Germany) where tens of thousands of Jews were loaded on rail cars headed for death camps during the Holocaust.   82 more words

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Bibi-sitter hanging on by the skin of his teeth

Apparent Israeli election winner Benjamin Netanyahu has until midnight tonight to cobble together a 61 seat majority in the Knesset before Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has to give somebody else a crack at the job. 752 more words