'Allowing congresswomen entry was without PM’s blessing'

Foreign Minister says that Israel’s Ambassador to the US did not consult anyone when he said congresswomen could visitMarcy Oster, JTA, 8/20/2019, 8:06 AM

Democrats may retaliate against Ambassadors Friedman & Dermer

Democrats are discussing ways to convey a 'deep lack of confidence and trust' in Friedman & Dermer after Israel bans Omar & Tlaib.Sara Rubenstein, 8/17/2019, 9:58 PM

'Tlaib, Omar ban had nothing to do with Trump'

Ambassador Ron Dermer tells Jewish leaders Muslim congresswomen were barred entry due to their support for BDS.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2019, 3:13 AM

Report: US envoy made 'dramatic' trip to Alaska

Israeli TV report says Israeli Ambassador to the US, Ron Dermer, went on a secret trip to Alaska related to coordination on Iran.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/26/2019, 11:42 PM

Israel’s Amb. to US Ron Dermer to complete tenure in September

Dermer, confidante of Netanyahu, will be forced to resign after Civil Service Commission refused to extend term, as requested by PM.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/21/2019, 2:59 PM

Israeli ambassador: New York Times a 'cesspool of hostility'

Ambassador Ron Dermer criticizes New York Times following anti-Semitic cartoon.Ben Ariel, 4/30/2019, 5:03 AM

Israeli ambassador praises Trump at White House reception

Ambassador Ron Dermer speaks at White House reception for Jewish leaders, praises Trump administration and its Israel policy.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2019, 3:31 AM

'Iran deal does not block Iran’s path to nuclear weapons'

Israel’s Ambassador to the US at AIPAC: You are supporting two of the world’s greatest forces of good.Elad Benari, 3/25/2019, 12:35 AM

Israeli Ambassador thanks Florida Governor

Ambassador Ron Dermer says it's time to "boycott the boycotters" after Florida Governor Ron DeSantis threatens Airbnb with sanctions.Elad Benari, 1/18/2019, 3:04 AM

Qatar expected to transfer $15 million to Hamas on Thursday

Reports say Qatar to give Hamas monthly cash infusion on Thursday as part of long-term cease fire.Tzvi Lev, 12/6/2018, 5:32 PM

Israel thanks UN, Egypt for help reaching ceasefire with Hamas

Israeli Ambassador to the US thanks UN envoy, Egypt, and Qatar for assisting in reaching ceasefire with Hamas after 500 rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 5:12 PM

Dermer - 'Antisemitism didn't start with Trump'

Israeli Ambassador to the US, Ron Dermer, contends that uptick in Antisemitic attacks is not fault of President Trump.Ezra Sanders, 10/30/2018, 10:38 PM

Israeli Ambassador: Everyone should stand against anti-Semitism

Ambassador Ron Dermer praises Trump's statement following Pittsburgh attack, calls for united stance against anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 10/29/2018, 6:36 AM

Israeli Ambassador to US: Am Yisrael Chai!

Ambassador Ron Dermer condemns shooting in Pittsburgh, sends message to anti-Semites online.Ben Ariel, 10/28/2018, 3:38 AM

Israeli envoy warned about PM's international spokesman

Ambassador Ron Dermer says he did not pass to PM info about spokesman's alleged behavior due to the fact it was not of a criminal nature.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/14/2018, 9:05 PM

Term of ambassador to US to be extended

PM decides to extend Ambassador Ron Dermer's term in Washington DC for another year, citing close relationship with Trump Administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2018, 8:56 PM

Watch: Israel Independence Day celebrations in Washington

US Vice President Mike Pence attends celebrations at Israeli embassy in Washington DC, calls Israel's rebirth 'miracle of history.'Gary Willig, 5/16/2018, 9:54 PM

Ambassador Dermer: Iran threatens the entire world

Israeli Ambassador to US warns Iran is continuing nuclear program, buildup in Syria in order to threaten Israel and the rest of the world.Gary Willig, 3/4/2018, 6:18 PM

Dermer: War on northern border could be just 'weeks' away

Israel's Ambassador to the US says chances of conflict with Iranian proxies in the near future is 'higher than people think.'Tal Polon, 12/5/2017, 12:52 PM

Israeli ambassador to US summoned to testify in Netanyahu probe

Ambassador Ron Dermer summoned to testify in corruption case against PM Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2017, 8:37 PM

Israel’s DC envoy: Israel will ‘act to enforce’ Syria red lines

Israeli ambassador says he expects 'dramatic change' in Iran deal, expresses appreciation for US support for Israel.JTA, 9/13/2017, 7:34 AM

'For first time in years no daylight between Israel and US'

Ambassador Ron Dermer: 'For the first time in many years, perhaps in many decades, there is no daylight between our two governments.'Gary Willig, 3/26/2017, 10:43 PM

Watch: Anti-Israel protesters block entrance at AIPAC conference

Pro-Arab protesters congregate outside of 2017 AIPAC conference, chant anti-Israel slogans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 7:31 PM

'Moving embassy to Jerusalem would be great for peace'

Israel’s ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, welcomes Trump’s pledge to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 4:10 AM

Israeli envoy slams those who attacked anti-Islamist activists

Ambassador Ron Dermer attacks the Southern Poverty Law Center which called several right-wing activists “anti-Muslim extremists.”JTA, 12/15/2016, 3:28 AM

'We're looking forward to working with the Trump administration'

Ambassador Ron Dermer: Israel looks forward to working with all the members of Donald Trump's administration, including Steve Bannon.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2016, 11:31 PM

INTO THE FRAY: What!!!???????

There is every reason, both “concretely & in principle”, why the idea of Jews living in a Palestinian-Arab state, under Palestinian-Arab sovereignty, is unacceptable.Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/5/2016, 6:03 AM

Israeli Ambassador credits Clinton with Gaza ceasefire

Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. credits Democratic nominee with the leading role in achieving a ceasefire after Operation Pillar of Defense.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2016, 5:14 AM

Israeli Ambassador to US sends 'settlement' holiday gifts

Ron Dermer explains he's sending out 'settlement' products to respond to BDS 'fanatics and fools seeking to destroy Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2015, 12:15 PM

Israeli US envoy passes Esther Pollard appeal to White House

Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer delivered note to senior US officials from Jonathan Pollard's wife, urging Obama to let him leave to Israel.Ari Soffer, 12/15/2015, 8:22 PM

US-Israel Talks on Military Aid Resume

Discussions on 'bolstering Israel's security' will continue during Netanyahu and Yaalon's visits to Washington, envoy Ron Dermer says.Cynthia Blank, 10/18/2015, 9:52 AM

Israeli Envoy to US: Israel's Survival is a Big Deal

Israeli ambassador Ron Dermer says Jerusalem 'not eager to be at odds' with US, but sincerely believes Iran deal threatens its survival.Nitsan Keidar, 8/16/2015, 11:50 AM

US Amb. Dermer: Huckabee's 'Oven' Remark Inappropriate

Israel's US ambassador says Mike Huckabee's statement about Obama 'are not words that I would use.'Gil Ronen, 7/28/2015, 2:19 PM

Dermer Meets With House Republicans On Iran Deal

Israel's ambassador to the US, Ron Dermer, met with a group of House Republicans Wednesday to lobby against the Iran nuclear deal.Yaakov Levi, 7/23/2015, 8:30 AM

PA Ambassador: Prosecution of Israel in ICC 'Inevitable'

The Palestinian Authority is determined to prosecute Israel in the International Criminal Court, no matter what, a top PA official said.Yaakov Levi, 3/22/2015, 8:29 PM

Amb. Dermer: No to a Hostile Palestinian State

Ambassador denies Israel changed its position on a Palestinian state, brushes off calls for him to leave his post.Gil Ronen, 3/22/2015, 8:20 PM

Report Claims Netanyahu Offered 'Palestine' on '67 Borders

Document, notably not presented in report, said to show PM's rep Dermer agreeing to borders; 'no concessions were agreed on.'Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 3/9/2015, 9:06 AM

Dermer: Israelis and Arabs 'on Same Page' on Iran

Ambassador says Israel and the Arabs are in total agreement 'once a century' – so people should pay attention.Gil Ronen, 3/8/2015, 10:13 PM

J-Street Launches Virulent Anti-Netanyahu Campaign

Lobby starts 'Bibi Doesn't Speak for Me' petition to keep Netanyahu from Congress - but at whose expense?Tova Dvorin, 2/10/2015, 10:00 AM

Israel's US Envoy Says Bibi US Protocol Flap Republicans' Fault

Ron Dermer denies he engineered controversial Congress address, claims was under impression Boehner would notify Obama.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2015, 6:41 PM

Goldberg: Bibi's Congress Speech was Israel's Idea

Pundit slams Netanyahu, says 'desperate-seeming end-run around the president' was 'concocted by Amb. Ron Dermer.'Gil Ronen, 1/28/2015, 8:55 AM

Israeli Ambassador: Netanyahu Visit Not Meant to Insult Obama

Israeli ambassador Ron Dermer stresses that Netanyahu's speech to Congress is meant to warn about Iran "while there's still time".Elad Benari, 1/26/2015, 6:13 AM

Netanyahu Address to Congress Coordinated with Ambassador

Politico reports John Boehner coordinated Netanyahu's invitation to address Congress directly with the Israeli ambassador.Elad Benari, 1/22/2015, 4:13 AM

Top Israel PR Spokespersons during Protective Edge

The people who explain Israel's position best are given their due here. Ronn Torossian, 8/8/2014, 4:37 PM

Israel's US Ambassador Smashes Biased Coverage on CNN

Ron Dermer blasts CNN for failing to point out that Hamas uses schools as weapons depots even after Ban Ki-Moon complained about it.Gil Ronen, 7/25/2014, 3:12 PM

Israel's US Ambassador Defends Kerry From Minister's Criticism

Ambassador Dermer denounces Deputy Minister Danon on Twitter, after Danon slams Kerry's 'apartheid' comment in article.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/1/2014, 10:27 PM

Jerusalem Mayor in Washington to Preserve Unity of Holy City

Nir Barkat speaks to top Congressman, AIPAC, other dignitaries about the need to prevent the partition of Jerusalem.Tova Dvorin, 4/2/2014, 7:19 PM

Ambassador: Ship's Capture is a 'Game Changer'

Israel's US Ambassador Dermer assures IAC gala that Netanyahu 'will do whatever he must' to defend against Iran.Gil Ronen, 3/11/2014, 8:13 AM

'Kerry Strongly Opposes Boycotts'

Israeli Ambassador to Washington Ron Dermer defends John Kerry from criticism, says he was making a 'descriptive statement', not a threat.Tova Dvorin, 2/11/2014, 10:32 AM

Israeli Politicians, Academics Condemn ASA Academic Boycott

Professors, politicians, even a left-wing figure condemn the boycott of the American Studies Association against Israel.Tova Dvorin, 12/17/2013, 10:12 AM

Top Diplomat 'Missing'

Maariv: Eran Etzion, the intended Deputy Ambassador to the U.S., is suspected of leaking sensitive information.Arutz Sheva, 8/14/2013, 12:51 PM

PM Appoints Ron Dermer as Next Ambassador to US

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has decided to appoint Ron Dermer as Israel's next Ambassador to the United States.Rina Tzvi , 7/9/2013, 5:22 PM

Amb. Oren Calling It Quits This Year

U.S. Ambassador says he is ending his term in the fall. His replacement might be Ron Dermer.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2013, 9:43 PM