Yitzhak Rabin insisted on defensible borders. He never entertained a return to the 1967 borders nor any territorial swaps
Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
Activities will help enrich the knowledge of people unfamiliar with Rabin's history, his impact and the details centered around his death.
Part of Rabin’s legacy is telling the truth, keeping promises, remaining strong under pressure, which is missing now, Lapid says
Sitting on the couch next to Rabin, I asked him straight out, “How could you negotiate with Yasser Arafat and sign an agreement with him?”
The president touched on recent displays of division in Israeli society, saying that "25 years later the country is splitting like the Red Sea."
The activities planned for this year will be under the theme of "Unity and Cooperation."
Can there be such a reality, in which everyone thinks the same thing, in which society is united?
"For a moment, in the midst of controversy and deep sorrow, Israeli society found a way to come together," Kochavi wrote in a letter that was distributed to IDF personnel.
Rabin’s assassination does not seem so very long ago. The reason: Israel solemnly commemorates the day year after year after year.