updated Tue. December 19, 2023
February 26, 2018
Why does the Ministry of Interior allow the naming of several streets in Israel after the former Israeli Minister [Rehavam] Zeevi, who called for the expulsion of Arabs and described them as snakes?” Route 90, the longest street in Israel, was named after him. The lack of names and addresses causes seriousÃâÃÂ ...
October 24, 2017
Netanyahu was speaking at a memorial ceremony for far-right Israeli tourism minister Rehavam Zeevi, assassinated by Palestinians in Jerusalem in 2001. Zeevi, he said, went on a secret mission Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region in the 1960s and supervised the setting up of an Israeli army field hospitalÃâÃÂ ...
October 19, 2017
Rabin wasnt a controversial leader?! Astonishing hypocrisy, MK Bezalel Smotrich (Habayit Hayehudi) tweeted. He was responding to remarks by Tel Aviv high school principal Ram Cohen, after all of the citys public schools decided not to mark the annual memorial day for Rehavam Zeevi. Cohen explainedÃâÃÂ ...
October 18, 2017
Principals of all Tel Aviv schools have decided across-the-board not to mark the annual memorial day for former general and minister Rehavam Zeevi on Thursday. With their decision, the principals are defying the instructions of the Education Ministry, which since 2010 requires all schools to mark the dayÃâÃÂ ...
November 7, 2016
Fifteen years after the murder of her husband – and at the height of recent public protests against commemorating his legacy – Yael Zeevi, the widow of former Israeli general and minister Rehavam Zeevi, died Friday at the age of 88. She passed away in Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and herÃâÃÂ ...
November 2, 2016
Israel has been saddled for 14 years with the law commemorating Rehavam Zeevi, whom Palestinians assassinated. He was controversial in life because of his political espousal of transferring Palestinians and because of dubious behavior like befriending criminals, among them convicted murderers.
New York Times
October 26, 2016
... in memory of Rehavam Zeevi, a former Israeli general turned right-wing politician who was assassinated in 2001 by Palestinian militants. The veterans' more strategic goal was to reclaim the legacy of their fallen comrades, which the survivors say is being stolen, and to preserve it for future generations.
September 21, 2016
We, in the Harel Brigade, fought to open the way to Jerusalem; we removed the siege on the city at great sacrifice, Horev told Haaretz on the phone from his Ramat Hasharon home. Rehavam Zeevi during his time as head of the Israeli army's Central Command. Daniel Rosenblum. Gandhi (Zeevis nicknameÃâÃÂ ...
April 15, 2016
"The broadcast of one-sided claims by women regarding incidents some 50 years ago, which only they say occurred – with Rehavam Zeevi in his grave for 15 years already and unable to refute the allegations – is immoral and unethical. How can a corpse defend itself against such unfounded allegations?