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Richilieu, Metternich, Bismarck…Trump

Richilieu, Metternich, Bismarck…Trump

Trump’s foreign policy is underscored by his view of US interests, and he is intent on advancing those interests.Op-ed.Douglas Altabef, 28/10/2020 21:46
The distorted Western discourse on Israel

The distorted Western discourse on Israel

The distortion of Western intellectual discourse by radical leftist elements is totally divorced from he facts of history. Op-ed.Amb. (ret.) Alan Baker, 08/09/2020 08:00
Israel tightens relations with Bolivia

Israel tightens relations with Bolivia

Delegation from the Foreign Ministry meets senior government officials in La Paz.Nitsan Keidar, 05/02/2020 06:11
Poll: Israel's foreign relations are a success

Poll: Israel's foreign relations are a success

Most Israelis think that Israel has succeeded in its diplomatic activities in the US, Europe and the Arab countries.Nitsan Keidar, 11/09/2019 05:27
Rivlin hosts 'Women in Diplomacy Network'

Rivlin hosts 'Women in Diplomacy Network'

"It is not just for women to fight for gender equality. We must all demand it and work towards it," President tells female diplomats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2019 14:40
Netanyahu: Israel's position is improving

Netanyahu: Israel's position is improving

PM heads to Bulgaria to meet with nine other heads of State in part of attempts to change the the behavior of the EU towards Israel.Nitsan Keidar, Ezra Sanders, 01/11/2018 16:18
Surprise strike at Israeli embassies around the world

Surprise strike at Israeli embassies around the world

600 local staff members at Israeli diplomatic missions around the world to strike in protest over pay conditions, halting diplomatic work.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2018 17:43
Israel in South Africa's sights

Israel in South Africa's sights

South Africa working to impede strengthening of ties between Israel and other African nations.Nitsan Keidar, 20/08/2017 22:28
State Dept 'nervous' as Trump cleans house

State Dept 'nervous' as Trump cleans house

President Trump attempts State Department overhaul to 'Americanize' cumbersome bureaucracy - reportedly making officials very nervous.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2017 10:59
Report: Abbas refused to meet Netanyahu

Report: Abbas refused to meet Netanyahu

A US proposal to organize a meeting between PM Netanyahu and Abbas falls through due to PA Chairman's refusal to meet without preconditions.Yedidya Ben-Or, 11/08/2016 09:24
‘Tel Aviv attack is just like the European terror’

‘Tel Aviv attack is just like the European terror’

FM Director sent a letter to 38 foreign ministers worldwide noting how Palestinians encourage terrorism rather than suppressing violence.Nitsan Keidar, 09/06/2016 22:46
Israel ranks 29 in global diplomacy

Israel ranks 29 in global diplomacy

Despite threats of isolation, Global Diplomacy Index finds Israel has strong diplomatic ties with 105 global posts, defense budget ranks 16.Ari Yashar, 27/03/2016 19:53
‘India and Israel fight against terrorism’

‘India and Israel fight against terrorism’

Israel's Deputy Foreign Minister met with India's Foreign Minister and praised her for her stance to Israel's fight against terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2016 18:37
Hotovely: Kotel to be Part of Official Visits

Hotovely: Kotel to be Part of Official Visits

International guests in Israel on official visits will be taken to the Kotel as part of their itinerary, the Foreign Ministry has decided.Moshe Cohen, 16/07/2015 08:15
Israeli Diplomats Accused by India Sent Home

Israeli Diplomats Accused by India Sent Home

Israeli consulate officials sent back home after allegedly fighting with immigration official; Israeli embassy 'taking issue seriously.'AFP and Arutz Sheva, 08/04/2014 21:11
What Does a Foreign Ministry Worker Really Make?

What Does a Foreign Ministry Worker Really Make?

Foreign Ministry strike called into question after data shows employees make between 20,000-60,000 NIS per month. But is it true?Tova Dvorin, 24/03/2014 20:07
Netanyahu Slams EU 'Hypocrisy' on Settlements

Netanyahu Slams EU 'Hypocrisy' on Settlements

'When did the EU call in the Palestinian ambassadors about incitement that calls for Israel's destruction?' Prime Minister asks.Gil Ronen and AFP, 16/01/2014 21:38
Kerry Faces Doubters on Left, Right

Kerry Faces Doubters on Left, Right

Labor party head doesn’t see serious diplomacy on the horizon. Right-wing activists in blunt message, ‘Kerry, go home.’Maayana Miskin, 05/01/2014 08:23
Iran Rejects Peres' Offer to Meet Rouhani

Iran Rejects Peres' Offer to Meet Rouhani

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman reiterates her country will never recognize the Jewish state.Ari Soffer and AFP, 10/12/2013 15:54
Britain Re-establishes Diplomatic Ties with Iran

Britain Re-establishes Diplomatic Ties with Iran

British embassy to reopen after 2011 violence; Iranian officials to visit London, renew diplomatic relationship.Tova Dvorin, 12/11/2013 12:17
Lieberman: Pogrom in South Africa a Matter of Time

Lieberman: Pogrom in South Africa a Matter of Time

South Africa’s anti-Israel and ‘classic anti-Semitic’ approach will lead to violence against Jews, Lieberman warns.Maayana Miskin, 03/11/2013 13:12
Hollande Snubs Knesset, is Snubbed by Speaker

Hollande Snubs Knesset, is Snubbed by Speaker

Speaker MK Edelstein cancels meeting with French leader after Hollande chooses not to speak before Knesset.Gil Ronen, 30/10/2013 13:35
Ignoring Boycotters, Keys Gives Sold-Out Concert

Ignoring Boycotters, Keys Gives Sold-Out Concert

Ad hoc team of Israel supporters effectively fights off boycotters on the singer's Facebook page as she prepares for her show.Gil Ronen, 04/07/2013 20:08
Kerry Extends Visit – Possible Sign of Progress

Kerry Extends Visit – Possible Sign of Progress

U.S. diplomat Kerry arrived just before sundown Friday to see Peres, who said “Let's do a Tel Aviv Sabbath."Arutz Sheva, 29/06/2013 21:18
Netanyahu Denies Danon's Hint on 2 State Bluff

Netanyahu Denies Danon's Hint on 2 State Bluff

Deputy Defense Minister said government does not support two-state solution, would vote against it., 08/06/2013 20:47
Kerry Meets Abbas for 2 Hours

Kerry Meets Abbas for 2 Hours

US Secretary of State admitted there was skepticism and cynicism about attempts to reach accord.Gil Ronen, 23/05/2013 21:50
Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan to visit Israel

Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan to visit Israel

Elmar Mammadyarov, will lead a delegation to visit Israel on 21-23 April.Gil Ronen, 18/04/2013 18:40
Obama to Visit Israel

Obama to Visit Israel

US President Barack Obama will make his first official visit to Israel in March.Maayana Miskin, 05/02/2013 21:08
Talmud, Regional Woes Bond South Korea and Israel

Talmud, Regional Woes Bond South Korea and Israel

Ilsoo Kim, South Korean Ambassador to Israel, tells Arutz Sheva of the similarities between the two countries.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 06/12/2012 11:16
Turkey FM Extends Invitation to Mursi

Turkey FM Extends Invitation to Mursi

Turkish Foreign Minister said that his country is willing to work hand-in-hand with Egypt in all fields for ensuring peace in region. Rachel Hirshfeld, 04/07/2012 11:22
Israel in India Facebook Page Ranks in Top 3

Israel in India Facebook Page Ranks in Top 3

The Israel in India Facebook page has received almost 20,000 'likes,' placing it among the top three foreign country pages.Rachel Hirshfeld, 18/06/2012 02:14
Abbas: Peace Process Clinically Dead

Abbas: Peace Process Clinically Dead

"The peace process is clinically dead and the Israeli side is definitely the one responsible," says PA boss.Gil Ronen, 17/06/2012 21:20
Czech FM: I Love Coming to Israel

Czech FM: I Love Coming to Israel

Czech FM Karel Schwarzenberg believes that Israel and the Palestinian Authority can solve their own problemsDavid Lev, 02/02/2012 09:39
Israel Denies Turkey Blocked Mission at NATO

Israel Denies Turkey Blocked Mission at NATO

Israeli officials say the country may still open an office in the NATO headquarters in Brussels, denying Turkey's claim it blocked the move.Chana Ya'ar, 19/09/2011 18:26
Report: Other Turkish-Israeli Ties Still Strong

Report: Other Turkish-Israeli Ties Still Strong

Despite diplomatic tensions, Turkey's business and pacifist community maintains that ties remain strong.Chana Ya'ar, 11/09/2011 10:39
Hershkowitz on PA: No Need to Panic

Hershkowitz on PA: No Need to Panic

PA's threat to get UN approval for unilateral declaration of statehood should not cause distress in Israel, Minister Hershkowitz says. Maayana Miskin, 04/09/2011 17:39