Israelis may soon no longer need visa to enter US

PM says he has discussed dropping visa requirement with Trump 'and we are moving forward, hoping that here too there will be good news.'Ido Ben Porat, 7/10/2019, 7:43 PM

Senior PA official says refused US visa

Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee member Hanan Ashrawi announces being turned down without being given justification.AFP, 5/13/2019, 8:57 PM

US Embassy announces new visa for Israelis

New US visa aims to help Israelis looking to invest in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2019, 10:58 AM

The difference between ESTA and a visa

Travelling to the US often requires prior permission from the US - such as a visa. But what other permits are offered besides a visa?Sponsored Content, 2/17/2019, 7:24 PM

The US just made it easier for Israelis to visit

American embassy drops requirement for in-person interviews for Israelis looking to renew their tourist visas to the US.David Rosenberg, 3/22/2018, 5:39 PM

US Embassy grants Israeli singer a visa

Israeli singer Amir Benayoun receives US visa allowing him to perform at UN International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Nitsan Keidar, 1/26/2018, 10:08 AM

Israeli singer gives up on visa to sing at UN

Amir Benayoun gives up on opportunity to acquire visa that would enable him to fly to perform on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Nitsan Keidar, 1/19/2018, 6:34 AM

US denies entry visa to Israeli singer invited to perform at UN

Amir Benayoun scheduled to sing his song, 'The Last Survivor,' at the UN on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/14/2018, 10:05 PM

Coming soon-US to ease Visa requirements for Israelis

Israel is moving plans forward for a fingerprint database in order to join the US visa waiver program.Tzvi Lev, 10/2/2017, 10:15 PM

Belgian terrorists can enter the US without a visa

Administration ignoring warnings since Paris attacks on waiver program, still no thorough security checks on radicals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2016, 10:30 AM

California shooter let in on 'sloppy' visa process

Committee head exposes fiancee visa application of Tashfeen Malik, who with husband committed shooting; file shows vetting fell far short.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2015, 10:58 PM

Israeli Judo Team Detained, Released in Morocco

Israel's judo team was released early Thursday after being detained in Morocco for over 8 hours.Yaakov Levi, 5/21/2015, 10:31 AM

Liberman Blasts South Africa After Israel Denies Minister a Visa

South African Communist Party describes Israel as "apartheid regime", evoking harsh response from FM Liberman.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/24/2015, 11:31 PM

Belarus Waives Visa Requirements for Israelis

Move to boost bilateral relations comes on eve of event commemorating former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon, whose parents immigrated from Belarus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2014, 8:21 AM

US Embassy in Tel Aviv Severely Restricts Visas for Israelis

Tourist visa process cancelled until further notice, embassy announces. Is it a matter of security, or discrimination?Tova Dvorin, 7/30/2014, 8:54 PM

Israeli Officials: Spying Allegations 'Smell of Anti-Semitism'

Israeli officials denounce Newsweek report which quoted officials as saying that "Israel crosses the line for espionage in the U.S."Elad Benari, 5/7/2014, 12:12 AM

Report: US Intelligence Officials Say 'Israel Crossed the Line'

Unconfirmed comments touch two nerves: the visa crisis issue, and Jonathan Pollard's freedom.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 8:29 PM

Kerry Vows to Fight Israeli Visa Rejection Trend

State Department review finds visa rejections for young Israelis up to 32%, doubling since 2009 - Kerry commits to changing it.Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2014, 8:23 AM

White House: No Visa to Iranian Hostage Taker

The Obama administration officially informs Iran that Tehran's choice as its next UN ambassador will be denied a visa.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/11/2014, 9:43 PM

US Limiting Visas for IDF Officers

Hundreds of Israeli officers and others connected to security branches were reportedly denied visas last year.Gil Ronen, 3/26/2014, 8:18 AM

NY Rep. Tells Kerry to Stop Blocking Israeli Visas

Congresswoman Meng questions rising Israeli visa rejections, reveals 'upsetting negative presumptions' behind move.Ari Yashar, 3/18/2014, 2:44 PM

US Bars Shin Bet, Mossad Agents from Visiting

U.S. reportedly turns down visa requests from Mossad, Shin Bet agents; change may mean fewer American exports to Israel.Maayana Miskin, 3/4/2014, 5:39 PM

Peak in US Rejection of Israeli Visa Requests

80% rise in visa rejections in part of growing trend that Foreign Ministry criticizes as being 'political.'Ari Yashar, 2/24/2014, 1:19 PM

Israeli Hassidic Leader Arrested in Monsey

Head of Shomrei Emunim sect accused of lying on his visa application.Maayana Miskin, 11/21/2013, 2:23 PM

Israeli Mother, Child Stuck in Istanbul with Bad Visa

An Israeli doctor and her daughter are stuck in Turkey with a bad US visa, while five children are without their mother.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 3:05 PM

Likely Soon: U.S. Visa Requirement to be Waived for Israelis

Israeli citizens are likely to be able to soon enter the U.S. without a visa - unless President Obama quashes a bill to allow itDavid Lev, 7/15/2013, 4:30 PM

US May Drop Visa Requirements for Israeli Tourists

The United States is considering removing requirements for Israelis to acquire visas for tourist visitsDavid Lev, 1/15/2013, 10:03 PM

US Congressman Introduces Visa Waiver for Israelis

Legislation introduced that would no longer require Israelis to obtain visas to visit the United States for tourism or business purposes. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/22/2012, 7:17 PM

U.S. House of Rep. Approves Israeli Visa Bill

Rep. Berman: Israel is trusted friend and special ally; legislation expands business opportunities, economically benefits both countries. Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/20/2012, 10:13 AM

Knesset Speaker Slaps Congress for Banning Visa to MK Ben-Ari

The Knesset Speaker bars women MKs from traveling to a Congressional conference in retaliation for refusal to grant MK Ben Ari a visa.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/12/2012, 5:01 PM