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The Communications Minister of Israel (Hebrew: שר התקשורת‎, Sar HaTikshoret) is the political head of the Israeli Ministry of Communications and a relatively minor position in the Israeli cabinet. The post was established in 1952, and until 1970 was known as the Minister of Postal Services (Hebrew: שר הדואר‎, Sar HaDo'ar). The current minister is Moshe Kahlon of Likud.

There is occasionally a Deputy Minister.

List of Communications ministers

Minister Party Government(s) Dates in Office
Mordechai Nurock Mizrachi 3 3/11/1952 - 24/12/1952
Yosef Burg Hapoel HaMizrachi
National Religious Party
4, 5, 6, 7, 8 24/12/1952 - 1/7/1958
Yisrael Barzilai Mapam 8 24/11/1958 - 17/12/1959
Binyamin Mintz Agudat Israel Workers 9 17/7/1960 - 30/05/1961 1
Eliyahu Sasson Alignment 2 10, 11, 12, 13 2/11/1961 - 2/1/1967
Yisrael Yeshayahu Alignment 13, 14 2/1/1967 - 15/12/1969
Elimelekh Rimalt Gahal 15 15/12/1969 - 6/8/1970
Shimon Peres Alignment 15 1/9/1970 - 10/3/1974
Aharon Uzan Not an MK 16 10/3/1974 - 3/6/1974
Yitzhak Rabin Alignment 17 3/6/1974 - 20/3/1975
Aharon Uzan Not an MK 17 20/3/1975 - 20/6/1977
Menachem Begin Likud 18 20/6/1977 - 24/10/1977
Meir Amit Democratic Movement for Change 18 20/6/1977 - 15/9/1978
Yitzhak Moda'i Likud 18 15/1/1979 - 22/12/1980
Yoram Aridor Likud 18 5/1/1981 - 5/8/1981
Mordechai Tzipori Likud 19, 20 5/8/1981 - 13/9/1984
Amnon Rubinstein Shinui 21, 22 13/9/1984 - 26/5/1987
Gad Yaacobi Alignment 22, 23 9/6/1987 - 15/3/1990
Rafael Pinhasi Shas 24 11/6/1990 - 13/7/1992
Moshe Shahal Labor Party 25 13/7/1992 - 7/6/1993
Shulamit Aloni Meretz 25, 26 7/6/1993 - 18/6/1996
Limor Livnat Likud 27 18/6/1996 - 6/7/1999
Binyamin Ben-Eliezer One Israel 28 6/7/1999 - 7/3/2001
Reuven Rivlin Likud 29 7/3/2001 - 28/2/2003
Ariel Sharon Likud 30 28/2/2003 - 17/8/2003
Ehud Olmert Likud 30 29/9/2003 - 10/1/2005
Dalia Itzik Labor Party 30 10/1/2005 - 23/11/2005
Avraham Hirschson Kadima 30 18/1/2006 - 4/5/2006
Ariel Atias Shas 31 4/5/2006 - 31/4/2009
Moshe Kahlon Likud 32 31/4/2009 - present

1 Died in office

2 Sasson was not an MK until after the 1965 elections

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Deputy Ministers

Minister Party Government(s) Dates in Office
Jabr Moade Progress and Development, Alignment 15, 16, 17 27/10/1971 - 24/3/1975
Eliyahu Moyal Alignment 17 24/3/1975 - 20/6/1977
Efraim Gur Alignment 24 2/7/1990 - 20/11/1990
Yitzhak Vaknin Shas 28 5/8/1999 - 11/7/2000

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