Ofir Akunis

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Ofir Akunis said : "You express the deep, long-standing friendship between the two countries, Mr. President. Jerusalem has been the heart of the Jewish people for the past 3,000 years and we endeavor to strengthen our hearts to all who strengthen it," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, January 14, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Yair Lapid ) : "Look who's talking about democracy and the rule of law, a person whose senior officials are hiding under non-disclosure orders and don't know what democracy is. People who line up according to Yair Lapid's miserable message page. They are the last people who should attack on democracy or the rule of law, it's a totalitarian party," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, January 6, 2020 4:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Ron Huldai ) : "He is evading responsibility. This is not leadership. I heard Huldai say that if he finds he has a little responsibility in this matter - he will file his resignation. Well, we're waiting," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, January 6, 2020 4:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added ( about Aviv Municipality ) : "The Tel Aviv Municipality must draw the lessons and do whatever it takes to prevent such tragedies from happening again. May their memories be for a blessing" External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, January 5, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Only the legislature determines who can head a government. If the Supreme Court judges bypass three basic laws (the Government, the Knesset and the President), there is no room for elections, there is no room for government and no room for the Knesset," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, January 1, 2020 7:24:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “there will be no problem in the party after today because we are one party with a united goal” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : "Competition in a democratic party is healthy and good and the one who initiated it is Binyamin Netanyahu himself," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 3:13:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Gaza will need a large and complex military operation sooner or later. We reach out for peace and instead get either suicide bombers or knives or one massacre or another," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I never said that Sa'ar's run is illegitimate, but as a politician and minister I have to take a stand. We give Netanyahu the credit for what he has done and will do. Every spin by Sa'ar headquarters will be washed away today with the many rains falling across the country," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “there will be no problem in the party after today because we are one party with a united goal” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We reach out our hand for peace and instead get sometimes suicide bombers, sometimes knife attacks, and sometimes one type of slaughter or another. With terrorist organizations you must speak their language - first and foremost, deal them a very strong blow from which they will not recover for many years," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 9:25:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "A savage man smashed into them," External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, December 1, 2019 9:37:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis tells : “If the fire at Netivot was carried out by Islamic Jihad, we must respond with IDF strikes,” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis replied : "our truth will be told. This is the truth of the entire Rightist camp, yours too" External link

israelnationalnews Monday, November 11, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis believes : "in this situation there will be a decision on the identity of who leads. I don't think there will be an argument on the identity of the prime minister as it is today, and then there will be a significant part of Blue and White, without Yesh Atid apparently, joining the government" External link

israelnationalnews Monday, November 11, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We are here not only with a cabinet meeting, but with a decision about a new settlement not far from here, Mevo’ot Yericho,” External link

jpost Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told : "Look at the lies the Left is spreading," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, September 9, 2019 1:09:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “It is wrong to talk to the media about the nature of the operation. [We know] ways in which the enemy listens to us at all times and it is not good for him to know what he should prepare for, but it is clear that this campaign on our part will be far more aggressive than ” External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:55:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Protective Edge ) : "The government's policy is clear. If it seems necessary, there will be very aggressive action in the Gaza Strip. It is wrong to talk to the media about the nature of the operation. [We know] ways in which the enemy listens to us at all times and it is not good for him to know what he should prepare for, but it is clear that this campaign on our part will be far more aggressive than Operation Protective Edge and Operation Pillar of Defense," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, August 20, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis says : "there is a very wide range of considerations before embarking on this campaign. There are military considerations and additional arms of other systems. The elections will not limit the campaign against the Gaza Strip" External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, August 20, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis wrote : “baseless hatred, division, and schism amongst our people, which brought about our dispersal in every direction 2,000 years ago,” External link

jpost Monday, August 12, 2019 2:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Israel is at its peak in terms of its international standing, and the desire to forge alliances and create cooperation with us is increasing" External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, July 28, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The Likud headed by Netanyahu will not lend a hand to turning Israel into a halakhic state. If there is a need to hold work on Shabbat, this will take place," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, July 16, 2019 7:59:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "It seems that the past few weeks in Israeli politics are reminiscent of the last few months of Shamir's term as prime minister," "The ones who brought down Shamir's right-wing government were the right-wing parties themselves, not the leftist opposition. With their decision to split, they brought about the creation of a leftist government and the horrific disaster of the Oslo Accords. I hope that historic mistake will not repeat itself in the coming elections" External link

israelnationalnews Friday, July 5, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "This is the man who promised to hand over Jerusalem to the PA including the Old City - and received the most brutal intifada, in exchange, and his return is only a blow to the Israeli left," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told : “During the past four years, I have held many working visits in Japan, China and India, Latin and South America and, of course, the United States and Europe,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We need to invest in all of these fields. First of all, by building the future of the State of Israel through huge investments in the next generation, through programs primarily targeting students in middle and high school,” “Israeli research has never received support to the extent that it was backed by this ministry during the past term of government. It’s absolutely necessary for whoever heads this ministry to work on building the next generation, and the generation after it, as we approach Israel’s centenary” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “My economic outlook is one of a free-market economy with low taxes, minimal intervention and minimal bureaucracy in all fields,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I very much hope that all the criticism of the ministry, the government, the prime minister and myself, was the result of lack of knowledge, and not from disrespect and disdain for our efforts toward Beresheet 1,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Most importantly, we were able to support SpaceIL in their relationship with NASA,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “In the case of Beresheet 2, we are doubling our support to NIS 20 million, and I wouldn’t underestimate that contribution, as this isn’t a ministry with a huge budget,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “In science, global demand enables us to connect our scientists to the international scientific community, and this can lead to joint groundbreaking research and international recognition of Israeli capabilities,” “When it comes to technology, I say clearly everywhere I go in the world: come and invest in Israel. There are amazing opportunities for investment in advanced technologies here, and every deal means more employment, both for the hi-tech sector and for all the service providers, too” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "After Liberman has already received all his demands and after publicly pledging to support a right-wing government, he can not make excuses and must fulfill his commitment to the electorate. If Liberman does not do so, he will bring about a leftist government, which is totally against the election results, " External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, May 23, 2019 8:00:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : “The only time that the [law limiting the cabinet size] was followed in full was in 1996, in the first government of Benjamin Netanyahu,” External link

timesofisrael Monday, May 20, 2019 11:33:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The apocalyptic forecasts of the end of democracy and the end of the State have no place; they're baseless, unnecessary, and dangerous. " External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, May 15, 2019 2:16:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis concluded : "The deep public interest, along with the breakthrough technological achievements, has heightened the need to increase the tremendous mobilization for the success of the project. I have no doubt that the decision to double government support and deepen cooperation with the United States space agency will aid the success of Beresheet 2 and its successful landing on the moon," External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, May 5, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : “There is not one law for Netanyahu and one law for everyone else,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about President Trump ) : "President Trump proves once again that in his sympathetic attitude towards Israel, he does not make do with just talking, but takes action" External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "His historic announcement put an end to Syria's false claim to the Golan Heights, which has been a Jewish territory from the dawn of history, and further proof of the strength of relations between Israel and the United States, which are at the height of all times," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The White House meeting is another expression of the excellent relationship between Israel and the US, which is at an all-time high. The two countries are working together on a wide variety of issues, and we are also deepening our connection on scientific matters, technology, and innovation," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 4:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

jpost Thursday, March 7, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

kabar Wednesday, March 6, 2019 5:02:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

ruvr-en Wednesday, March 6, 2019 3:38:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

rian-en Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:49:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

trendnews-az Tuesday, March 5, 2019 6:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

jpost Tuesday, March 5, 2019 3:59:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “When the spacecraft lands on the moon during Passover, this is going to be one of the highlights of the State of Israel since its establishment. This is a national event,” External link

jpost Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I call upon every citizen to come to these events,” External link

jpost Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, January 31, 2019 3:05:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 30, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 30, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : "We are fortifying Israel's future as an international technological power" External link

jpost Tuesday, January 22, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benny Gantz ) : “If Benny Gantz had right-wing views, like [supporting] the complete Land of Israel [i.e., annexation of the West Bank] or opposition to a Palestinian state, he would tell you he’s stridently opposed to withdrawal to the June 4, 1967, lines and the division of Jerusalem. And he would tell you he supports free-market economics,” External link

timesofisrael Saturday, January 12, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “He doesn’t reveal his views because then they would be exposed as leftist,” External link

timesofisrael Saturday, January 12, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benny Gantz ) : “If Benny Gantz had right-wing views, like [supporting] the complete Land of Israel [i.e., annexation of the West Bank] or opposition to a Palestinian state, he would tell you he’s stridently opposed to withdrawal to the June 4, 1967, lines and the division of Jerusalem. And he would tell you he supports free-market economics,” External link

timesofisrael Sunday, January 6, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “He doesn’t reveal his views because then they would be exposed as leftist,” External link

timesofisrael Sunday, January 6, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Instead of insisting on his principles, he chose to act as the last of political activists," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, December 24, 2018 3:02:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Rona Ramon ) : "The entire nation mourns the untimely passing of Rona, who touched the hearts of every Israeli" External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, December 18, 2018 2:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "we lost a heroic and noble woman" "During our three year-long acquaintance I got to see up-close the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband Ilan Ramon and her son Assaf of blessed memory," External link

jpost Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:29:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We lost a heroic and noble woman. During our three-year-long acquaintance, I got a close-up view of the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband, Ilan Ramon, and her son Assaf of blessed memory,” External link

jpost Tuesday, December 18, 2018 1:56:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "we lost a heroic and noble woman" "During our three year-long acquaintance I got to see up-close the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband Ilan Ramon and her son Assaf of blessed memory," External link

jpost Monday, December 17, 2018 6:58:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis Said : "This cruel wave must be cut off immediately, and the Israeli law should be applied to the Jewish areas of Judea and Samaria. We should expel the families of the terrorists and destroy the houses in which they were raised. " External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 13, 2018 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "My condolences to Shira and Amichai Lev-Ran for the terrible loss of their four-day-old son, and when we learn who is responsible, the entire family that raised such a murderer must be expelled from their home: without the High Court and without B'Tselem," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:17:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We bring all the wonders of science and technology offered by the ministry here to Gush Etzion. We had a working meeting and a tour of the Ulpana and the Tzomet Institute. The minister also referred to the glorious past of Gush Etzion, " External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, December 11, 2018 11:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “They were a huge success last summer,” External link

jpost Sunday, November 19, 2017 10:26:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Donald Trump ) : “With all of my appreciation for the Trump administration, which I don’t hide,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I have a lot of appreciation for [Jewish] tradition, but I believe in live and let live,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Steps are being taken to limit incitement, but it’s not enough, in my opinion,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Research institutions in Israel are the national incubators of innovation, technology and groundbreaking developments, such as [Teva Pharmaceutical Industry’s multiple sclerosis drug] Copaxone and [vision-based advanced driver-assistance systems developer company] Mobileye, which began as studies in universities and turned into developments that changed humanity and contributed significantly to our economy and society,” External link

jpost Monday, September 4, 2017 6:52:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “Venus is another testament to Israel’s vast technological capabilities in all fields, and we are a force of science, technology and space with which the whole world wants to cooperate. The findings that will be sent by the satellite will include data on the environment, agriculture, water and food,” External link

jpost Sunday, August 6, 2017 1:27:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “Venus is another testament to Israel’s vast technological capabilities in all fields, and we are a force of science, technology and space with which the whole world wants to cooperate. The findings that will be sent by the satellite will include data on the environment, agriculture, water and food,” External link

jpost Wednesday, August 2, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis concluded : "I heard a worrying statement - that there is widespread agreement to build in the blocs. I don't know who agreed to blocs. For me there is only one bloc - the entire land of Israel," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, February 14, 2017 12:44:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "All of the land of Israel belongs to the Jewish people ... these rights are eternal and can't be challenged," External link

msn-uk Tuesday, February 7, 2017 11:05:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "There is a giant change in the policy of the U.S., and we have to take that change into account — for our own benefit," External link

msn-uk Monday, January 23, 2017 2:04:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We are in the midst of a dangerous slippery slope of extreme incitement against an elected government and against its leader," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 15, 2016 3:35:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “This is another significant step to minimize gaps in Israeli society at the initiative of the ministry,” “This is a real expression of social justice and assistance that will enable Ethiopian immigrants equal opportunities for success” External link

jpost Thursday, December 1, 2016 2:55:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We will catch the terrorists sooner or later, and we will ensure that the terrorists will be convicted,” “The terrorists don’t see a difference between Halamish and Haifa or between Zichron Ya’acov and Dolev [in the Binyamin region]” External link

jpost Monday, November 28, 2016 12:31:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “This is the first agreement of its kind with Canada at a federal level,” “We expect it will expand and lead to the arrival of entrepreneurs from both countries. The accord expresses the recognition of Israeli abilities, creativity and clarity of thought” External link

jpost Friday, November 4, 2016 2:42:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “The prize symbolizes the commitment of the State of Israel to promoting alternative fuels. Israel will continue to invest in the science, pioneering research and innovation initiatives upon which all of humanity relies,” External link

jpost Thursday, October 13, 2016 2:44:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "This is an expression of the warm relationship between Israel and China. Our two countries become closer every year," External link

israelnationalnews Saturday, October 1, 2016 11:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Shimon Peres ) : “Even though I have never been a part of the political camp that Mr. Peres headed, I appreciated him over his faith in the righteousness of his way, even when I disagreed with his views. My condolences to his family, his friends and dedicated staff who accompanied him fervently and faithfully for many years,” External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, September 28, 2016 5:56:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I am in favor of all Israeli children learning English, Math, and science,” External link

jpost Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:48:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “That is the correct and right thing to do which will guarantee that Israeli children and the entire state will continue to be one of the leading and groundbreaking countries in innovation around the world,” External link

jpost Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:48:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “There is no Arab initiative that will cause us to retreat. Not in the Golan Heights, not in Jerusalem and not in Judea and Samaria. If our neighbors want peace like we do, then let them come to the negotiating table and begin with direct talks” External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, June 16, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We must be more aggressive against terrorism and terrorists’ families,” “We must blow up the terrorists’ homes, tonight” External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, June 9, 2016 1:00:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Labor ) : “It pains me that the Labor party refers to the matter of the Iranian nuclear agreement as a political matter Buji and Tzipi are playing ‘small’ political games,” External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, February 24, 2015 11:45:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "As long as we have not ensured public and environmental safety we will not approve the renewal of the line and the operation of the damaged pipe," External link

jrep Thursday, February 12, 2015 8:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "As long as we have not ensured public and environmental safety we will not approve the renewal of the line and the operation of the damaged pipe," External link

jpost Thursday, February 12, 2015 8:19:00 PM EAT



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science minister11.39%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
science and technology minister7.52%EN08/17/201717/08/2017
technology minister7.29%EN08/17/201717/08/2017
homologue israélien0.23%FR07/28/201728/07/2017
minister of science and technology0.23%EN07/26/201726/07/2017
ministro da ciência0.23%PT05/08/201708/05/2017
lawmaker1.59%EN04/01/201701/04/2017
ministro israelense da ciência0.46%PT02/17/201717/02/2017
cabinet minister6.61%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
ministre1.59%FR02/08/201708/02/2017
israeli cabinet minister1.14%EN02/07/201707/02/2017
legislator0.23%EN02/07/201707/02/2017
israeli science minister0.23%EN11/11/201611/11/2016
prime minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
deputy prime minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
minister0.23%DE10/26/201626/10/2016
ministro0.46%ES10/25/201625/10/2016
minister of science0.23%EN10/25/201625/10/2016
israeli information minister0.23%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
information minister0.23%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
confidant0.68%EN03/18/201518/03/2015
protection minister0.91%EN02/12/201512/02/2015
minister mk0.68%EN12/31/201331/12/2013
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député9.11%FR11/01/201301/11/2013
mp1.59%EN11/01/201301/11/2013
member0.91%EN11/01/201301/11/2013
diputado0.91%ES05/08/201008/05/2010
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Ofir AkounisFR15.34%
Ofir AkunisFR15.16%
Ofir AkunisDE9.03%
Ophir AkunisEN7.76%
Ofir AkounisPT0.72%
Ofir AkunisES0.72%
Ofir AkunisPT0.72%
Ophir AkunisSA0.54%
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Ofir Akunis

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Ofir Akunis said : "You express the deep, long-standing friendship between the two countries, Mr. President. Jerusalem has been the heart of the Jewish people for the past 3,000 years and we endeavor to strengthen our hearts to all who strengthen it," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, January 14, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Yair Lapid ) : "Look who's talking about democracy and the rule of law, a person whose senior officials are hiding under non-disclosure orders and don't know what democracy is. People who line up according to Yair Lapid's miserable message page. They are the last people who should attack on democracy or the rule of law, it's a totalitarian party," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, January 6, 2020 4:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Ron Huldai ) : "He is evading responsibility. This is not leadership. I heard Huldai say that if he finds he has a little responsibility in this matter - he will file his resignation. Well, we're waiting," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, January 6, 2020 4:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added ( about Aviv Municipality ) : "The Tel Aviv Municipality must draw the lessons and do whatever it takes to prevent such tragedies from happening again. May their memories be for a blessing" External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, January 5, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Only the legislature determines who can head a government. If the Supreme Court judges bypass three basic laws (the Government, the Knesset and the President), there is no room for elections, there is no room for government and no room for the Knesset," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, January 1, 2020 7:24:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “there will be no problem in the party after today because we are one party with a united goal” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, December 26, 2019 6:16:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : "Competition in a democratic party is healthy and good and the one who initiated it is Binyamin Netanyahu himself," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 3:13:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Gaza will need a large and complex military operation sooner or later. We reach out for peace and instead get either suicide bombers or knives or one massacre or another," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I never said that Sa'ar's run is illegitimate, but as a politician and minister I have to take a stand. We give Netanyahu the credit for what he has done and will do. Every spin by Sa'ar headquarters will be washed away today with the many rains falling across the country," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “there will be no problem in the party after today because we are one party with a united goal” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, December 26, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We reach out our hand for peace and instead get sometimes suicide bombers, sometimes knife attacks, and sometimes one type of slaughter or another. With terrorist organizations you must speak their language - first and foremost, deal them a very strong blow from which they will not recover for many years," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 26, 2019 9:25:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "A savage man smashed into them," External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, December 1, 2019 9:37:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis tells : “If the fire at Netivot was carried out by Islamic Jihad, we must respond with IDF strikes,” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis replied : "our truth will be told. This is the truth of the entire Rightist camp, yours too" External link

israelnationalnews Monday, November 11, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis believes : "in this situation there will be a decision on the identity of who leads. I don't think there will be an argument on the identity of the prime minister as it is today, and then there will be a significant part of Blue and White, without Yesh Atid apparently, joining the government" External link

israelnationalnews Monday, November 11, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We are here not only with a cabinet meeting, but with a decision about a new settlement not far from here, Mevo’ot Yericho,” External link

jpost Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told : "Look at the lies the Left is spreading," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, September 9, 2019 1:09:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “It is wrong to talk to the media about the nature of the operation. [We know] ways in which the enemy listens to us at all times and it is not good for him to know what he should prepare for, but it is clear that this campaign on our part will be far more aggressive than ” External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:55:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Protective Edge ) : "The government's policy is clear. If it seems necessary, there will be very aggressive action in the Gaza Strip. It is wrong to talk to the media about the nature of the operation. [We know] ways in which the enemy listens to us at all times and it is not good for him to know what he should prepare for, but it is clear that this campaign on our part will be far more aggressive than Operation Protective Edge and Operation Pillar of Defense," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, August 20, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis says : "there is a very wide range of considerations before embarking on this campaign. There are military considerations and additional arms of other systems. The elections will not limit the campaign against the Gaza Strip" External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, August 20, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis wrote : “baseless hatred, division, and schism amongst our people, which brought about our dispersal in every direction 2,000 years ago,” External link

jpost Monday, August 12, 2019 2:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Israel is at its peak in terms of its international standing, and the desire to forge alliances and create cooperation with us is increasing" External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, July 28, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The Likud headed by Netanyahu will not lend a hand to turning Israel into a halakhic state. If there is a need to hold work on Shabbat, this will take place," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, July 16, 2019 7:59:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "It seems that the past few weeks in Israeli politics are reminiscent of the last few months of Shamir's term as prime minister," "The ones who brought down Shamir's right-wing government were the right-wing parties themselves, not the leftist opposition. With their decision to split, they brought about the creation of a leftist government and the horrific disaster of the Oslo Accords. I hope that historic mistake will not repeat itself in the coming elections" External link

israelnationalnews Friday, July 5, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "This is the man who promised to hand over Jerusalem to the PA including the Old City - and received the most brutal intifada, in exchange, and his return is only a blow to the Israeli left," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis told : “During the past four years, I have held many working visits in Japan, China and India, Latin and South America and, of course, the United States and Europe,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We need to invest in all of these fields. First of all, by building the future of the State of Israel through huge investments in the next generation, through programs primarily targeting students in middle and high school,” “Israeli research has never received support to the extent that it was backed by this ministry during the past term of government. It’s absolutely necessary for whoever heads this ministry to work on building the next generation, and the generation after it, as we approach Israel’s centenary” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “My economic outlook is one of a free-market economy with low taxes, minimal intervention and minimal bureaucracy in all fields,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I very much hope that all the criticism of the ministry, the government, the prime minister and myself, was the result of lack of knowledge, and not from disrespect and disdain for our efforts toward Beresheet 1,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Most importantly, we were able to support SpaceIL in their relationship with NASA,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “In the case of Beresheet 2, we are doubling our support to NIS 20 million, and I wouldn’t underestimate that contribution, as this isn’t a ministry with a huge budget,” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “In science, global demand enables us to connect our scientists to the international scientific community, and this can lead to joint groundbreaking research and international recognition of Israeli capabilities,” “When it comes to technology, I say clearly everywhere I go in the world: come and invest in Israel. There are amazing opportunities for investment in advanced technologies here, and every deal means more employment, both for the hi-tech sector and for all the service providers, too” External link

jpost Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "After Liberman has already received all his demands and after publicly pledging to support a right-wing government, he can not make excuses and must fulfill his commitment to the electorate. If Liberman does not do so, he will bring about a leftist government, which is totally against the election results, " External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, May 23, 2019 8:00:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : “The only time that the [law limiting the cabinet size] was followed in full was in 1996, in the first government of Benjamin Netanyahu,” External link

timesofisrael Monday, May 20, 2019 11:33:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The apocalyptic forecasts of the end of democracy and the end of the State have no place; they're baseless, unnecessary, and dangerous. " External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, May 15, 2019 2:16:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis concluded : "The deep public interest, along with the breakthrough technological achievements, has heightened the need to increase the tremendous mobilization for the success of the project. I have no doubt that the decision to double government support and deepen cooperation with the United States space agency will aid the success of Beresheet 2 and its successful landing on the moon," External link

israelnationalnews Sunday, May 5, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benjamin Netanyahu ) : “There is not one law for Netanyahu and one law for everyone else,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about President Trump ) : "President Trump proves once again that in his sympathetic attitude towards Israel, he does not make do with just talking, but takes action" External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "His historic announcement put an end to Syria's false claim to the Golan Heights, which has been a Jewish territory from the dawn of history, and further proof of the strength of relations between Israel and the United States, which are at the height of all times," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "The White House meeting is another expression of the excellent relationship between Israel and the US, which is at an all-time high. The two countries are working together on a wide variety of issues, and we are also deepening our connection on scientific matters, technology, and innovation," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, March 21, 2019 4:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

jpost Thursday, March 7, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

kabar Wednesday, March 6, 2019 5:02:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

ruvr-en Wednesday, March 6, 2019 3:38:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

rian-en Wednesday, March 6, 2019 2:49:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

trendnews-az Tuesday, March 5, 2019 6:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "I am proud of the decision of the Science and Technology Ministry to be a partner in this project," External link

jpost Tuesday, March 5, 2019 3:59:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “When the spacecraft lands on the moon during Passover, this is going to be one of the highlights of the State of Israel since its establishment. This is a national event,” External link

jpost Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I call upon every citizen to come to these events,” External link

jpost Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Thursday, January 31, 2019 3:05:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 30, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We heard a lot of slogans but we didn’t hear positions,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 30, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : "We are fortifying Israel's future as an international technological power" External link

jpost Tuesday, January 22, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benny Gantz ) : “If Benny Gantz had right-wing views, like [supporting] the complete Land of Israel [i.e., annexation of the West Bank] or opposition to a Palestinian state, he would tell you he’s stridently opposed to withdrawal to the June 4, 1967, lines and the division of Jerusalem. And he would tell you he supports free-market economics,” External link

timesofisrael Saturday, January 12, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “He doesn’t reveal his views because then they would be exposed as leftist,” External link

timesofisrael Saturday, January 12, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Benny Gantz ) : “If Benny Gantz had right-wing views, like [supporting] the complete Land of Israel [i.e., annexation of the West Bank] or opposition to a Palestinian state, he would tell you he’s stridently opposed to withdrawal to the June 4, 1967, lines and the division of Jerusalem. And he would tell you he supports free-market economics,” External link

timesofisrael Sunday, January 6, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “He doesn’t reveal his views because then they would be exposed as leftist,” External link

timesofisrael Sunday, January 6, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "Instead of insisting on his principles, he chose to act as the last of political activists," External link

israelnationalnews Monday, December 24, 2018 3:02:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Rona Ramon ) : "The entire nation mourns the untimely passing of Rona, who touched the hearts of every Israeli" External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, December 18, 2018 2:18:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "we lost a heroic and noble woman" "During our three year-long acquaintance I got to see up-close the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband Ilan Ramon and her son Assaf of blessed memory," External link

jpost Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:29:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We lost a heroic and noble woman. During our three-year-long acquaintance, I got a close-up view of the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband, Ilan Ramon, and her son Assaf of blessed memory,” External link

jpost Tuesday, December 18, 2018 1:56:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "we lost a heroic and noble woman" "During our three year-long acquaintance I got to see up-close the spectacular work she did in honoring the memory of her late husband Ilan Ramon and her son Assaf of blessed memory," External link

jpost Monday, December 17, 2018 6:58:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis Said : "This cruel wave must be cut off immediately, and the Israeli law should be applied to the Jewish areas of Judea and Samaria. We should expel the families of the terrorists and destroy the houses in which they were raised. " External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 13, 2018 9:42:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "My condolences to Shira and Amichai Lev-Ran for the terrible loss of their four-day-old son, and when we learn who is responsible, the entire family that raised such a murderer must be expelled from their home: without the High Court and without B'Tselem," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:17:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We bring all the wonders of science and technology offered by the ministry here to Gush Etzion. We had a working meeting and a tour of the Ulpana and the Tzomet Institute. The minister also referred to the glorious past of Gush Etzion, " External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, December 11, 2018 11:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “They were a huge success last summer,” External link

jpost Sunday, November 19, 2017 10:26:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Donald Trump ) : “With all of my appreciation for the Trump administration, which I don’t hide,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I have a lot of appreciation for [Jewish] tradition, but I believe in live and let live,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Steps are being taken to limit incitement, but it’s not enough, in my opinion,” External link

jpost Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “Research institutions in Israel are the national incubators of innovation, technology and groundbreaking developments, such as [Teva Pharmaceutical Industry’s multiple sclerosis drug] Copaxone and [vision-based advanced driver-assistance systems developer company] Mobileye, which began as studies in universities and turned into developments that changed humanity and contributed significantly to our economy and society,” External link

jpost Monday, September 4, 2017 6:52:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “Venus is another testament to Israel’s vast technological capabilities in all fields, and we are a force of science, technology and space with which the whole world wants to cooperate. The findings that will be sent by the satellite will include data on the environment, agriculture, water and food,” External link

jpost Sunday, August 6, 2017 1:27:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “Venus is another testament to Israel’s vast technological capabilities in all fields, and we are a force of science, technology and space with which the whole world wants to cooperate. The findings that will be sent by the satellite will include data on the environment, agriculture, water and food,” External link

jpost Wednesday, August 2, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis concluded : "I heard a worrying statement - that there is widespread agreement to build in the blocs. I don't know who agreed to blocs. For me there is only one bloc - the entire land of Israel," External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, February 14, 2017 12:44:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "All of the land of Israel belongs to the Jewish people ... these rights are eternal and can't be challenged," External link

msn-uk Tuesday, February 7, 2017 11:05:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "There is a giant change in the policy of the U.S., and we have to take that change into account — for our own benefit," External link

msn-uk Monday, January 23, 2017 2:04:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "We are in the midst of a dangerous slippery slope of extreme incitement against an elected government and against its leader," External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, December 15, 2016 3:35:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “This is another significant step to minimize gaps in Israeli society at the initiative of the ministry,” “This is a real expression of social justice and assistance that will enable Ethiopian immigrants equal opportunities for success” External link

jpost Thursday, December 1, 2016 2:55:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We will catch the terrorists sooner or later, and we will ensure that the terrorists will be convicted,” “The terrorists don’t see a difference between Halamish and Haifa or between Zichron Ya’acov and Dolev [in the Binyamin region]” External link

jpost Monday, November 28, 2016 12:31:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “This is the first agreement of its kind with Canada at a federal level,” “We expect it will expand and lead to the arrival of entrepreneurs from both countries. The accord expresses the recognition of Israeli abilities, creativity and clarity of thought” External link

jpost Friday, November 4, 2016 2:42:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “The prize symbolizes the commitment of the State of Israel to promoting alternative fuels. Israel will continue to invest in the science, pioneering research and innovation initiatives upon which all of humanity relies,” External link

jpost Thursday, October 13, 2016 2:44:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "This is an expression of the warm relationship between Israel and China. Our two countries become closer every year," External link

israelnationalnews Saturday, October 1, 2016 11:10:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Shimon Peres ) : “Even though I have never been a part of the political camp that Mr. Peres headed, I appreciated him over his faith in the righteousness of his way, even when I disagreed with his views. My condolences to his family, his friends and dedicated staff who accompanied him fervently and faithfully for many years,” External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, September 28, 2016 5:56:00 AM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “I am in favor of all Israeli children learning English, Math, and science,” External link

jpost Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:48:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “That is the correct and right thing to do which will guarantee that Israeli children and the entire state will continue to be one of the leading and groundbreaking countries in innovation around the world,” External link

jpost Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:48:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis added : “There is no Arab initiative that will cause us to retreat. Not in the Golan Heights, not in Jerusalem and not in Judea and Samaria. If our neighbors want peace like we do, then let them come to the negotiating table and begin with direct talks” External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, June 16, 2016 1:57:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : “We must be more aggressive against terrorism and terrorists’ families,” “We must blow up the terrorists’ homes, tonight” External link

israelnationalnews Thursday, June 9, 2016 1:00:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said ( about Labor ) : “It pains me that the Labor party refers to the matter of the Iranian nuclear agreement as a political matter Buji and Tzipi are playing ‘small’ political games,” External link

israelnationalnews Tuesday, February 24, 2015 11:45:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "As long as we have not ensured public and environmental safety we will not approve the renewal of the line and the operation of the damaged pipe," External link

jrep Thursday, February 12, 2015 8:52:00 PM EAT

Ofir Akunis said : "As long as we have not ensured public and environmental safety we will not approve the renewal of the line and the operation of the damaged pipe," External link

jpost Thursday, February 12, 2015 8:19:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister42.82%EN10/31/201731/10/2017
science minister11.39%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
science and technology minister7.52%EN08/17/201717/08/2017
technology minister7.29%EN08/17/201717/08/2017
homologue israélien0.23%FR07/28/201728/07/2017
minister of science and technology0.23%EN07/26/201726/07/2017
ministro da ciência0.23%PT05/08/201708/05/2017
lawmaker1.59%EN04/01/201701/04/2017
ministro israelense da ciência0.46%PT02/17/201717/02/2017
cabinet minister6.61%EN02/08/201708/02/2017
ministre1.59%FR02/08/201708/02/2017
israeli cabinet minister1.14%EN02/07/201707/02/2017
legislator0.23%EN02/07/201707/02/2017
israeli science minister0.23%EN11/11/201611/11/2016
prime minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
deputy prime minister of russia0.23%EN10/28/201628/10/2016
minister0.23%DE10/26/201626/10/2016
ministro0.46%ES10/25/201625/10/2016
minister of science0.23%EN10/25/201625/10/2016
israeli information minister0.23%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
information minister0.23%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
confidant0.68%EN03/18/201518/03/2015
protection minister0.91%EN02/12/201512/02/2015
minister mk0.68%EN12/31/201331/12/2013
deputy minister1.37%EN11/20/201320/11/2013
député9.11%FR11/01/201301/11/2013
mp1.59%EN11/01/201301/11/2013
member0.91%EN11/01/201301/11/2013
diputado0.91%ES05/08/201008/05/2010
Names Lang Count
Ofir AkunisEN49.82%
Ofir AkounisFR15.34%
Ofir AkunisFR15.16%
Ofir AkunisDE9.03%
Ophir AkunisEN7.76%
Ofir AkounisPT0.72%
Ofir AkunisES0.72%
Ofir AkunisPT0.72%
Ophir AkunisSA0.54%
Ophir AkounisFR0.18%


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