Be Grateful that He's Not Subtle About It -
The American ProspectBe Grateful that He's Not Subtle About ItThe American ProspectThe foreign minister, Shimon Peres, became prime minister, ran for re-election the following May—and lost by less than 1 percent to Benjamin Netanyahu. That election doomed the Oslo peace process. The assassination was more than the murder of one ...Netanyahu and Trump: A Shared Focus on TerrorismLobeLogWith Netanyahu visit, Trump faces difficult test on Israel this weekYahoo NewsWhy Trump's love affair with Netanyahu won't lastPOLITICO.euJerusalem Post Israel Newsall 535 news articles »
Posted on 13 February 2017 | 8:18 am
A gazillion reasons to look at BuzzFeed and
Middle East EyeA gazillion reasons to look at BuzzFeed and say: 'This Israeli wrong'Middle East EyeThe BuzzFeed Community post furthermore makes the claim that “We have the coolest 90-year-old president" - referring to the since-deceased Shimon Peres, whose misdeeds ranged from participation in ethnic cleansing to presiding over the 1996 slaughter ...
Posted on 13 February 2017 | 5:33 am
How Hollywood mogul Arnon Milchan uses his
HaaretzHow Hollywood mogul Arnon Milchan uses his Benjamins to influence Israeli politicsHaaretzIn addition to the Shaloms, Shimon Peres (after whom Milchan named his youngest son), Ehud Olmert, Yair Lapid, Avigdor Lieberman, Tzipi Livni and Isaac Herzog have gotten a peek at Milchan's living room. For many years now he has striven to mediate ...and more »
Posted on 12 February 2017 | 12:44 am
The Right Fears Netanyahu Meeting With Trump
HaaretzThe Right Fears Netanyahu Meeting With TrumpHaaretzWhen Yitzhak Rabin, Shimon Peres or Ehud Barak traveled to meet with the president of the United States, many of those on the right were filled with worry: What plans for retreat are they bringing with them to Washington, what dictates are expected ...Trump State Department Document Recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli; New York Times Ignores ItAlgemeinerTrump to Israeli paper: Settlements are 'not a good thing for peace'The Times of Israelall 520 news articles »
Posted on 9 February 2017 | 6:22 pm
Shimon Peres: The Peacemaker Who Wasn't -
New York TimesShimon Peres: The Peacemaker Who Wasn'tNew York TimesRAMALLAH, West Bank — Now that the funeral of Shimon Peres, the former Israeli president and prime minister, is over and the effusive praise of world leaders has subsided, it's time for a critical look at his legacy. While many remember him as a ...Shalom, Shimon PeresJewish Exponent'Shimon Peres Was Mr. Israel'Atlanta Jewish TimesRemembering Shimon Peres, Israel's past and the Mideast's futureChicago TribuneHuffington Post Canada -National Post -Canadian Jewish News (blog)all 349 news articles »
Posted on 4 October 2016 | 6:41 pm
Tony Blair: I won't retire until I'm
Tony Blair, the former Prime Minister, says he finds it 'odd' that people expect him to retire and just play golf
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 10:57 am
Tony Blair says he WON'T retire until he
Tony Blair has said he does not want to retire until he is 91 and has unveiled plans to set up a ‘cadre’ of ex-leaders to advise governments around the world.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 9:08 am
Westboro Baptist plans to protest funeral
The Westboro Baptist Church, a Kansas-based group that is not affiliated with any Baptist denomination and that has drawn criticism for picketing soldiers’ funerals, plans to picket the April 20 funeral of the Rev. Robert H. Schuller, founder of...
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 4:00 pm
Shimon Peres, Karl Rove and David Petraeus
Sir Ken Robinson and Robin Roberts are also in the Ringling College Library Association's lineup.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 8:15 am
Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot: "Ben
Gal Gadot doesn't get "star-struck" when she meets big Hollywood names. The 29-year-old actress had to audition opposite Ben Affleck for her role as Wonder Woman in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' and although she was nervous because she wanted the role so badly she didn't feel in awe of the Oscar winner.
Posted on 29 March 2015 | 10:01 am
SPD chief beefed up Mayor Murray’s
He also spent time with Shimon Peres, a former president of Israel, and with Israeli business owners, including several involved the country’s healthy tech-startup scene. And O’Toole, who in previous jobs oversaw security for a Massachusetts governor ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:31 pm
Across The Great Divide
She is the sister-in-law of Ezer Weizman, aunt of Uzi Dayan, who built the Separation Wall, friend of Shimon Peres (and the list goes on). “Raymonda has been working politically, and Ruth has been working practically, and they have a moral meeting point ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:28 pm
Since the early 1960s, governments in Tel Aviv have maintained an official policy of nuclear opacity. In 1963, Shimon Peres assured that Israel would not be the first country to introduce nuclear weapons in the region. Most historians are of the view that ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:11 pm
Abbas is flexing his muscles
Abbas is 80 years old, smokes like a chimney, doesn't really exercise and doesn't keep his diet as well as Shimon Peres does. The day after Abbas can become a reality at any given moment. I see him as a kind of tragic figure that reflects Palestinian ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:11 am
Vatican tells Palestinians it won't join UN
The draft resolution sought to adopt a ruling on the flag-raising on behalf of the State of Palestine and the Vatican — both of whom are non-member observer states at the United Nations — in time for the Pope Francis’ official visit to the US next ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:40 am
Israeli president: We trust US policy on
Israeli President Shimon Peres (shee-MOHN' PEHR'-ehs) says his nation trusts the U.S. policy to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.
Posted on 20 March 2013 | 8:27 am
Israel police probe alleged lawmaker voter
Israeli police are investigating allegations that lawmakers from the centrist Labor Party were involved in vote-buying schemes in their primary elections.
Posted on 2 March 2013 | 10:44 am
Israel's President tweets the pope a welcome
Israeli President Shimon Peres welcomed Pope Benedict XVI, both octogenarians, to social media with a personal tweet on Tuesday.
Posted on 4 December 2012 | 8:38 am
Russia's Putin meets with Israeli president
Russia's President Vladimir Putin has hosted his Israeli counterpart Shimon Peres for talks focusing on economic ties and international crises.
Posted on 7 November 2012 | 4:34 pm
Israel's Peres: No intention to run for
Israeli President Shimon Peres is playing down speculation that he might run for prime minister.
Posted on 5 November 2012 | 8:26 am