Israeli detained in Egypt

Israeli forgets weapons magazine in his vehicle, detained in Egypt for 30 hours before being released.Nitsan Keidar, 3/25/2018, 6:36 AM

Polish delegation in Israel seeks Holocaust Law compromise

Israeli, Polish officials look to resolve dispute sparked by law banning reference to Polish involvement in Holocaust.Tzvi Lev, 3/1/2018, 6:49 PM

Israel issues travel warning for Colombia

Israel's Foreign Ministry warns several Colombia regions are at risk for crime and terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 1:49 PM

Could Israeli guides at Auschwitz be arrested under new law?

Israeli tour guides worry that new law will cause them to be imprisoned for discussing Polish involvement in Holocaust.Tzvi Lev, 1/28/2018, 10:19 PM

Jewish studies added to Foreign Ministry cadets course

For the first time, new recruits at the Foreign Ministry to learn about Judaism before representing Jewish State to the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 7:55 PM

Israeli consulate in Atlanta, 5 embassies to close next year

Israel closes foreign embassies, consulate, in order to allow salary hikes.JTA, 1/19/2018, 9:41 AM

Report: Netanyahu opposes Trump UNWRA cuts

Report says Netanyahr fears worsening Gaza's humanitarian situation could lead to an explosion.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 10:13 PM

Hamas Gaza warns: Don't visit Israeli Foreign Ministry webpage

Hamas internal security agency warns Foreign Ministry Arabic Facebook contains intelligence surveillance that could harm Palestinian surfersMordechai Sones, 12/20/2017, 12:01 PM

Foreign Ministry fighting for Jerusalem at UN

Foreign Ministry instructs ambassadors to act to prevent a vote against American recognition of Jerusalem.Nitsan Keidar, 12/20/2017, 12:07 AM

'Israel's soldiers are the modern day Maccabees'

PM on first night of Hanukkah: 'A great light of progress and humanity emanates from State of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2017, 8:19 PM

Egypt shows solidarity with Trump's Iran statements

Egypt's Foreign Ministry says it shares US concerns over Iran, after Trump indicates he won't certify Iran's compliance with nuclear deal.Tal Polon, 10/15/2017, 8:02 AM

All Israelis accounted for after Las Vegas massacre

Foreign Ministry confirms 6 previously missing Israelis have established contact following deadly shooting spree.Tal Polon, 10/3/2017, 10:43 AM

12 Israelis missing following Las Vegas massacre

Foreign Ministry attempting to locate Israeli citizens unaccounted for following deadliest mass shooting in US historyArutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2017, 4:41 PM

Netanyahu: Agreement with PA not essential for int'l acceptance

At Foreign Ministry toast, PM Netanyahu talks about Israel's budding relationships and the reason for change.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2017, 3:04 PM

Foreign Ministry issues warnings on new category 5 hurricane

Israel warns citizens to stay out of path of powerful hurricane as Florida declares a state of emergency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2017, 10:41 PM

Israel condemns North Korean hydrogen bomb test

Israel's Foreign Ministry condemns thermonuclear test which caused a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in North Korea..Gary Willig, 9/4/2017, 5:08 PM

Foreign Ministry calls for 'determined action' by UNIFIL

Foreign Ministry welcomes resolution renewing UNIFIL's mandate on the Lebanese border.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/1/2017, 9:03 PM

Two Israelis still missing in Barcelona

Foreign Ministry reaches out to Israelis currently in Barcelona, two Israelis still unreachable.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2017, 1:38 PM

Israeli diplomat vs the State of Israel

Bedouin diplomat calls on international court to try Israeli officials over what he says are Israel's plans to destroy his home village.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 7:53 PM

Foreign Ministry to Erdoğan: See to your own business

Foreign Ministry severely censures words of Turkish president, who today called on world Muslims to overrun Jerusalem.Mordechai Sones, 7/25/2017, 9:04 PM

Israel clarifies stance on anti-Soros campaign

Israeli official: We condemn anti-Semitism but that doesn't mean Soros is exempt from criticism.Nitsan Keidar, 7/10/2017, 4:05 AM

Israel rips UN over support for PA center glorifying terror

Foreign Ministry requests UN clarify its funding of women's center named after notorious terrorist who headed 'Coastal Massacre' of 1978.Nitsan Keidar, 5/28/2017, 3:40 PM

Foreign Ministry defends ambassador with radical left son

Foreign Ministry responds to criticism of appointment of ambassador to Germany who has son in Breaking the Silence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2017, 7:49 PM

Foreign ministry workers threaten to block Trump's visit

Ministry workers threaten to halt preparations for Trump's planned upcoming visit to Israel if their demands for higher wages are not met.Tal Polon, 5/9/2017, 2:52 PM

'Sweden acting systematically against Israel'

Swedish ambassador reprimanded after his was only European country in favor of resolution denying Israel Jerusalem sovereignty.Mordechai Sones, 5/3/2017, 5:48 PM

'Israel has prevented many terror attacks at embassies'

At memorial ceremony for Foreign Ministry fallen, Israeli PM says Israel thwarts 'vast majority' of attacks on embassies.Nitsan Keidar, 4/26/2017, 1:24 PM

Foreign Ministry cautions Israelis: Don't visit North Korea

Foreign Ministry steps up cautionary tone as tourist trips open to North Korea.Tal Polon, 4/19/2017, 9:56 PM

Is the Foreign Ministry supporting radical leftists?

New investigation shows foreign ministry is funding trips of students in radical-leftist organizations to The Hague.S. Piotrokovsky, N. Keidar, 4/3/2017, 10:26 PM

Israel and Nicaragua renew diplomatic ties

South American country and Israel renew diplomatic ties that were cut off in 2010.Elad Benari, 3/29/2017, 5:04 AM

Last call for those traveling to China

Pro-Israel NGO demands Foreign Ministry ensure Chinese Embassy place Judea and Samaria legal explanation on official website.Orly Harari, 3/18/2017, 11:52 PM

Israel denies tourist visa to Human Rights Watch staffer

Israel accuses Human Rights Watch of falsely claiming to be human rights group while supporting and engaging in Arab anti-Israel propaganda.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 3/2/2017, 10:20 PM

Israeli killed in accident in Bolivia

23-year-old Dor Jan from Kiryat Ono killed in motorcycle accident in Bolivia.Reut Hadar, 2/28/2017, 11:37 PM

Israel willing to reconsider denial of visa to HRW

Foreign Ministry spokesman says Human Rights Watch can appeal Israel’s decision not to issue a work visa to its staff.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/24/2017, 11:12 PM

Israel to deny visas to anti-Israel NGO 'Human Rights Watch'

Foreign Ministry: 'Why give working visas to people whose only purpose is to attack us?'AFP and Arutz Sheva, 2/24/2017, 7:27 AM

Foreign Ministry advises Israelis: Don't travel to North Korea

Following reports that Israeli company will be offering visits to North Korea, Israeli Foreign Ministry advises against such trips.Elad Benari, 2/14/2017, 6:30 AM

Foreign Ministry welcomes Torah scroll from Bucharest

Foreign Ministry synagogue holds traditional ceremony welcoming Torah scroll from Bucharest.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2017, 1:05 PM

'We must prevent another UN resolution'

PM tells ambassadors Israel focused on preventing another anti-Israel UN resolution in the near future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2017, 8:51 PM

Foreign Ministry apologizes to Italy

Israel's Foreign Ministry apologizes after Deputy Minister Ayoob Kara said an earthquake in Italy was punishment for UNESCO resolution.Hezki Baruch, 10/30/2016, 3:13 AM

Dore Gold: Israel's increasing isolation a myth

Outgoing head of Foreign Ministry says despite recent UNESCO vote Israel becoming less isolated.Gary Willig, 10/21/2016, 12:00 PM

Netanyahu held Dore Gold back at Foreign Ministry

Chairman of Foreign Ministry Union says Netanyahu taking ministry apart, prevented Dore Gold from fixing issues.Nitsan Keidar, 10/13/2016, 9:19 PM

Israel rejects State Department criticism

Foreign Ministry clarifies that construction of homes in Shilo is not "new settlements".Nitsan Keidar, 10/6/2016, 12:08 AM

Foreign Ministry blasts Norwegian video: 'Like Nazi propaganda'

Apparently fake video in the name of National Theater of Norway condemning the 'occupation' elicits comparisons to Goebbels' propaganda.Shai Landesman, 9/25/2016, 7:14 AM

France took part in illegal construction in Israel

Israeli Foreign Ministry clarifies that the French citizens who condemned Israel for demolishing illegal structures in Area C should have reArutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2016, 1:54 PM

Foreign Ministry: Avoid Ethiopia

The Foreign Ministry issued a warning against visiting Ethiopia, as regional violence continues to escalate.Orli Harari, 9/1/2016, 3:11 PM

New Czech atlases write Jerusalem out of Israel

After PA ambassador to Prague complained, Czech authorities ordered their atlases to mark Tel Aviv as Israel's capital.Rachel Kaplan, 8/30/2016, 7:24 PM

Israel dismisses UN's 'unfounded' claims

Foreign Ministry dismisses UN's demand that employee arrested for assisting Hamas be released on the grounds of diplomatic immunity.Nitsan Keidar, 8/26/2016, 12:15 AM

Foreign Ministry reportedly bans contact with journalists

Foreign Ministry director general instructs diplomats not to hold contacts with Israeli journalists over Haaretz report on IAEA conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2016, 5:14 AM

Israel: Criticism of construction 'lacks factual basis'

Foreign Ministry rejects criticism of planned construction in Gilo, says the real obstacle to peace is Palestinian rejection of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/29/2016, 9:05 PM

French FM meets Hezbollah lawmakers in Lebanon

Foreign Ministry in Israel criticizes French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault's meeting with Hezbollah members in Lebanon.Elad Benari, 7/13/2016, 1:09 AM

Good news for yeshiva students coming from abroad

Yeshiva students to be given official 'student' status at Israeli consulate in their native countries.Shai Landesman, 6/22/2016, 4:09 PM

Foreign Ministry: International conferences distance peace

Foreign Ministry rejects EU decision to adopt the French peace initiative.Nitsan Keidar, 6/21/2016, 3:44 AM

Watch: Israelis send Ramadan messages to the Muslim world

Israeli Jews from all walks of life send their Ramadan greetings in foreign ministry viral video.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 7:28 PM

‘Tel Aviv attack is just like the terror in Europe’

FM Director sent a letter to 38 foreign ministers worldwide noting how Palestinians encourage terrorism rather than suppressing violence.Nitsan Keidar, 6/9/2016, 10:46 PM

Watchdog: Netanyahu hobbled foreign ministry, hindered BDS fight

State Comptroller describes how PM stripped foreign ministry of vital resources, replicated authorities, to placate senior Likudniks.Ari Soffer, 5/24/2016, 6:24 PM

A "Liberals in the Likud" member writes the outgoing Defense Minister

The "Liberals in the Likud" is a faction of Likud members within the Likud Party, that promotes individual freedom and free markets. This is an open letter to Min. Moshe Ya'alon from one of its members, sent to Arutz Sheva. Noam Rotem, 5/22/2016, 7:01 AM

Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry

In response to source saying Yisrael Beytenu's entry will see Bennett as FM, Jewish Home announces it won't change any portfolios.Ari Yashar, 5/19/2016, 9:50 AM

Foreign Ministry reprimands consul over remarks on Turkey-Israel

Foreign Ministry says the Israeli consul in Istanbul did not reflect the government's view in discussing Turkey-Israel reconciliation.Ben Ariel, 5/11/2016, 4:13 AM