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'Corbyn's defeat is a victory in fight against anti-Semitism'

'Corbyn's defeat is a victory in fight against anti-Semitism'

Israeli Foreign Minister lauds 'British values', calling Labour's defeat a 'milestone in the fight against hatred.'Arutz Sheva and AFP, 13/12/2019 11:54
Israel will attend Dubai Exhibition 2020

Israel will attend Dubai Exhibition 2020

Israel's participation in international event agreed in secret visit by Foreign Ministry Director; FM Katz: 'Upgrade in Israel's status.'Mordechai Sones, 10/12/2019 17:25
Iranian official threatens to 'flatten' Tel Aviv

Iranian official threatens to 'flatten' Tel Aviv

Senior adviser to IRGC threatens Israel in response to Foreign Minister Katz’s statement that an Israeli attack on Iran is a possibility.Elad Benari, 10/12/2019 04:06
Min Katz to Russia: Consider pardoning Naama Issachar

Min Katz to Russia: Consider pardoning Naama Issachar

Foreign Minister Katz holds series of meetings at Med Dialogues conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 00:16
Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn loses

Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn loses

Yisrael Katz says Israeli government has not discussed steps it would take if Jeremy Corbyn becomes Prime Minister of Britain.Marcy Oster/JTA, 05/12/2019 21:38
Bennett: Look into project of artificial island opposite Gaza

Bennett: Look into project of artificial island opposite Gaza

Defense Minister instructs IDF to examine feasibility of the artificial island project in Gaza, initiated by Minister Yisrael Katz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/12/2019 06:05
Katz to the UN: Disarm Hezbollah

Katz to the UN: Disarm Hezbollah

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz comments on UN Secretary General's report against Hezbollah: Fully implement all Security Council resolutions.Elad Benari, 28/11/2019 05:38
Katz: Sa'ar has crossed a red line, I support Netanyahu

Katz: Sa'ar has crossed a red line, I support Netanyahu

"Sa'ar's efforts against the PM appear to be the beginning of an attempt to split Likud"Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2019 11:13
'PM is an Israeli patriot who dedicated his life to our country'

'PM is an Israeli patriot who dedicated his life to our country'

Senior Likud lawmakers unite behind Netanyahu following indictment. 'I back Netanyahu, he can continue as PM despite indictment,' says FM.Hezki Baruch, 22/11/2019 09:13
FM calls for 'effective military threat against Iran regime'

FM calls for 'effective military threat against Iran regime'

Minister Yisrael Katz: 'No dispute about right of Jewish People to Land of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 21/11/2019 12:31
'US corrects historic injustice on settlements'

'US corrects historic injustice on settlements'

Foreign Minister YIsrael Katz meets US Deputy National Security Adviser Victoria Coates following Pompeo's statements on settlements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2019 17:31
'Blue & White needs to understand: It's unity or new elections'

'Blue & White needs to understand: It's unity or new elections'

Foreign Minister Katz says there are only two viable options, rejects notion that political deadlock limits Israel's ability to act in Gaza.Shimon Cohen, 04/11/2019 10:06
'Declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization'

'Declare Hezbollah a terrorist organization'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz visits Greece, asks it to condition aid to Lebanon on its ending its precise missile project.Nitsan Keidar, 01/11/2019 05:29
Minister Yisrael Katz: 'Time to continue to press Iran'

Minister Yisrael Katz: 'Time to continue to press Iran'

Foreign Minister hosts US Treasurer, discusses tightening heavy economic pressure on Teheran regime.Mordechai Sones, 28/10/2019 21:46
'Naama Issachar fell victim to something unrelated'

'Naama Issachar fell victim to something unrelated'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz comments on imprisonment of Naama Issachar in Russia.Ben Ariel, 13/10/2019 06:09
FM: Security discussion unconnected to politics

FM: Security discussion unconnected to politics

FM Katz says security cabinet discussions held in coordination with security forces, rejects claim of pressure on Blue and White.Shimon Cohen, 07/10/2019 10:47
'We are seeking non-aggression pacts with Arab states'

'We are seeking non-aggression pacts with Arab states'

Minister Yisrael Katz says he presented idea for agreements with leaders of the Gulf states at the UN last month, work underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2019 08:59
'No one can separate the Jewish People from their homeland'

'No one can separate the Jewish People from their homeland'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz addresses UN General Assembly: We must stop Iran today, in order to prevent war tomorrow.Ido Ben Porat, 27/09/2019 01:55
Israel to Russia: Iran must withdraw from Syria

Israel to Russia: Iran must withdraw from Syria

Israeli FM Yisrael Katz meets Russian FM Sergey Lavrov at UN, discuss how to restore stability to Middle East.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2019 17:31
Trump to Katz: What will happen in Israeli politics?

Trump to Katz: What will happen in Israeli politics?

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz meets Trump, who expresses interest in the political situation in Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 26/09/2019 06:40
Foreign Minister: 'I, not Gantz, will be PM after Netanyahu'

Foreign Minister: 'I, not Gantz, will be PM after Netanyahu'

FM Yisrael Katz defends revelation of secret Iranian site, says Blue & White's Benny Gantz won't be PM, since left doesn't have a majority.Shimon Cohen, 10/09/2019 15:42
Foreign Minister: 'World must unite to stop Iran'

Foreign Minister: 'World must unite to stop Iran'

Foreign Min. Katz urges world powers to cancel nuclear agreement, sanction Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2019 17:26
'In next campaign, top Gaza terror leaders will be eliminated'

'In next campaign, top Gaza terror leaders will be eliminated'

Minister Yisrael Katz says Iranian influence pushing Israel towards decisive campaign in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2019 10:46
Foreign Minister sends Hezbollah a threatening message

Foreign Minister sends Hezbollah a threatening message

German FM Heiko Maas speaks with Israeli counterpart, promises to weigh declaring Hezbollah a terror organization.Ido Ben Porat, 02/09/2019 16:24
'We'll continue to thwart Hezbollah's guided missile project'

'We'll continue to thwart Hezbollah's guided missile project'

Following missile attacks on IDF positions, Israeli FM touts 'military tactics' which tricked terrorists, says PM direct Israeli response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2019 11:40
'Declare Revolutionary Guards a terrorist organization'

'Declare Revolutionary Guards a terrorist organization'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz meets British counterpart, asks him to act against anti-Semitism as well as against the Iranian regime.Nitsan Keidar, 29/08/2019 05:05
'IDF only thing preventing Hamas takeover of Judea and Samaria'

'IDF only thing preventing Hamas takeover of Judea and Samaria'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz slams PA chairman Abbas for not condeming bombing in which teenage girl was murdered on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2019 09:24
'Allowing congresswomen entry was without PM’s blessing'

'Allowing congresswomen entry was without PM’s blessing'

Foreign Minister says that Israel’s Ambassador to the US did not consult anyone when he said congresswomen could visitMarcy Oster, JTA, 20/08/2019 08:06
Paraguay recognizes Hamas, Hezbollah as terrorist organizations

Paraguay recognizes Hamas, Hezbollah as terrorist organizations

Minister Katz praises Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez for decision to designate Hezbollah and Hamas as terror organizations.Gary Willig, 19/08/2019 19:46
Israel taking part in coalition to secure Persian Gulf

Israel taking part in coalition to secure Persian Gulf

Foreign Minister reveals that Israel is taking part in a coalition led by the United States to secure the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 07/08/2019 05:45
Will fans be allowed to wave the Israeli flag?

Will fans be allowed to wave the Israeli flag?

FM Katz orders Israeli Embassy in France to work towards cancelling restriction on Israeli flag by Maccabi Haifa fans at Strasbourg game.Mordechai Sones, 25/07/2019 14:47
Israeli minister's message to the Iraqi people

Israeli minister's message to the Iraqi people

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz records special message to Iraqi people.Nitsan Keidar, 25/07/2019 02:37
Why didn't Pompeo meet Israel's Foreign Minister?

Why didn't Pompeo meet Israel's Foreign Minister?

Foreign Minister Katz visited Washington, but US Sec. of State Pompeo did not have time to meet him. Here's what happened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2019 22:16
Foreign Minister Katz, Bahraini counterpart meet in US

Foreign Minister Katz, Bahraini counterpart meet in US

Meeting and joint photo coordinated by US State Department.Nitsan Keidar, 19/07/2019 01:07
Minister Katz's 'Jewish criterion'

Minister Katz's 'Jewish criterion'

Outgoing Transportation Minister gives incoming minister a small tip he had learned during the ten years in which he served in his post.Hezki Baruch, 24/06/2019 05:12
Israel will attend Bahrain economic peace summit, FM confirms

Israel will attend Bahrain economic peace summit, FM confirms

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz says Israel will take part in US-led economic peace workshop in Bahrain.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/06/2019 22:52
Minister Katz: US-Israel relations are stronger than ever!

Minister Katz: US-Israel relations are stronger than ever!

Foreign Minister meets Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt during his visit to the US.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/06/2019 20:32
Retaking Gaza? 'Not serious, immoral'

Retaking Gaza? 'Not serious, immoral'

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz says policy is to respond forcefully to Gaza rocket fire without getting into a war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2019 09:05
'Israeli minister who made anti-Polish remarks a stupid idiot’

'Israeli minister who made anti-Polish remarks a stupid idiot’

Prominent Holocaust survivor Ed Mosberg blasts Israeli FM over anti-Polish comments, advises Polish president not to visit Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 02/05/2019 16:10
'Every train is a response to the trains that transported Jews'

'Every train is a response to the trains that transported Jews'

Minister Yisrael Katz speaks at Yom Hashoah memorial, discusses the victory of the current generation over the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2019 01:06
Trains across Israel halted due to 'illegal' strike

Trains across Israel halted due to 'illegal' strike

'This is a severe blow by the workers' union to Friday's train passengers, along with the many IDF soldiers who use the trains.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2019 09:15
First step in embassy move? Brazil confirms J'lem office plans

First step in embassy move? Brazil confirms J'lem office plans

Amid reports Brazil wavering on J'lem embassy plans, Brazilian FM says trade office in the capital would be first step towards embassy move.David Rosenberg, 31/03/2019 18:29
'Israel has no better ally in the world than the US'

'Israel has no better ally in the world than the US'

Acting Foreign Minister at AIPAC Conference: When Israel is strong, AIPAC is strong. When AIPAC is strong, Israel is even stronger.Ben Ariel, 25/03/2019 03:11
Trump to sign Golan recognition order during Netanyahu visit

Trump to sign Golan recognition order during Netanyahu visit

Israeli FM says Trump planning to sign order officially recognizing Golan Heights as Israeli territory during meeting with Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 24/03/2019 19:09
Katz against the UNHRC: Theater of the absurd

Katz against the UNHRC: Theater of the absurd

Acting Foreign Minister asks foreign ministers of 26 countries not to support an anti-Israeli resolution at UN Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 20/03/2019 06:37
Katz: Increase the pressure on Hezbollah

Katz: Increase the pressure on Hezbollah

Acting Foreign Minister meets Norway's Foreign Minister, asks for her assistance in fighting anti-Semitism in Europe.Nitsan Keidar, 12/03/2019 05:12
PM Netanyahu eulogizes minister's mother

PM Netanyahu eulogizes minister's mother

PM Netanyahu pays condolences to Transportation Minister Katz, praises his deceased mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2019 23:27
Israel welcomes British move to ban Hezbollah 'political wing'

Israel welcomes British move to ban Hezbollah 'political wing'

Foreign Minister Katz praises Britain's decision to outlaw Hezbollah terror organization in its entirety, calling on UN to follow suit.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 10:19
'No difference between Nasrallah and Iranian threat'

'No difference between Nasrallah and Iranian threat'

Acting Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz praises British government decision to recognize all of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2019 16:04
Israeli FM tries to defuse crisis with Poland - without apology

Israeli FM tries to defuse crisis with Poland - without apology

Yisrael Katz emphasizes cooperation with Polish government, but refuses Polish demands for apology in Holocaust censorship law row.David Rosenberg, 25/02/2019 13:39
US ambassador to Poland calls on FM to apologize to Poland

US ambassador to Poland calls on FM to apologize to Poland

Ambassador calls on Minister Yisrael Katz to apologize to Poland for remarks on Polish anti-Semitism. 'We're too important to each other.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/02/2019 17:29
Poland demands Israeli apology

Poland demands Israeli apology

Aide to Polish PM warns of 'chill in relations' if Israel refuses to offer apology for Foreign Minister's comments on Polish anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 19/02/2019 13:15
Polish ambassador accuses Israeli lawmaker of racism

Polish ambassador accuses Israeli lawmaker of racism

Polish Ambassador to Israel accuses acting Israeli Foreign Minister of racism over his comments on anti-Semitism in Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2019 11:25
Katz: Gantz now opposes things he once supported

Katz: Gantz now opposes things he once supported

Newly appointed Acting Foreign Minister criticizes former Chief of Staff, who once supported Iran deal and now opposes it.Elad Benari, 18/02/2019 06:20
Yisrael Katz to be appointed acting foreign minister

Yisrael Katz to be appointed acting foreign minister

Appointment will be brought for cabinet approval this morning, in accordance with PM's notification to Supreme Court.Ido Ben Porat, 17/02/2019 10:44
Minister Yisrael Katz: 'The task: To double settlement'

Minister Yisrael Katz: 'The task: To double settlement'

Minister Katz tours Binyamin, inaugurates Adam interchange and traffic lights at Givat Asaf junction near Beit El to ease Route 60 traffic.Rafael Levy, 11/12/2018 20:18
'Israel must strike Hamas hard to restore deterrence'

'Israel must strike Hamas hard to restore deterrence'

Transportation Min. says Israel could be forced into war with Hamas, but says Iran's nuclear program remains 'greatest threat' to Israel.Minister Yisrael Katz, 21/11/2018 11:58