Israel president wouldn`t rule out Hamas talks

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin appeared to challenge a longstanding taboo on talks with the militant Islamic Hamas on Wednesday, saying he favoured dialogue with everybody.

Israeli President Peres hopes for renewed talks with Palestinians

Israeli President Shimon Peres said today that he hoped for a return to talks with Palestinians which were suspended in April.

Kerry calls Israeli President, counterparts in other countries

Secretary of State John Kerry has discussed bilateral and regional issues with Israeli President Shimon Peres and other counterparts.

Israeli President released from hospital

The President underwent surgery, shortly after returning from a week-long state visit to Canada.

Israeli President on first Vietnam trip

Communist Vietnam and Israel established ties in 1993 but Hanoi did not open an embassy in Israel until 2009.

Israel names prisoners to be freed in swap deal

Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners are to be exchanged for an Israeli soldier held by Gaza militants for 5 years.

Former Israeli president may kill himself: Report

Former president Moshe Katsav has been sentenced to 7 years in jail for rape.

Former Israeli president Katsav convicted of rape

Former Israel president Katsav claims to be a victim of political witch-hunt.

Iran threatens whole world: Israeli President

Iran is a danger to the whole civilised world, not just Israel, President Shimon Peres warned on Sunday.

Russia to reconsider missile sale to Iran: Isreli Prez

Israeli President Shimon Peres said on Wednesday that the Kremlin has promised to reconsider the planned delivery of powerful air defence missiles to Iran.