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Bahrain names first ever Ambassador to Israel

Bahrain names first ever Ambassador to Israel

Israeli, Bahraini foreign ministers speak following Bahrain's decision to open an embassy, appoint ambassador to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2021 15:18
Jordan condemns Kosovo for opening embassy in Jerusalem

Jordan condemns Kosovo for opening embassy in Jerusalem

Jordanian government calls Kosovo's decision to open an embassy in Jerusalem 'invalid and illegitimate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2021 18:09
Equatorial Guinea's embassy moving to Jerusalem

Equatorial Guinea's embassy moving to Jerusalem

Netanyahu "welcomes the trend in which countries are transferring their embassies to Jerusalem"Arutz Sheva, 19/02/2021 15:49
Terror group takes responsibility for attack on Israeli embassy

Terror group takes responsibility for attack on Israeli embassy

Unknown group claims responsibility for New Delhi attack on Israeli embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2021 19:14
Israel to open embassy in Bahrain

Israel to open embassy in Bahrain

Embassy to open by end of 2020, with permanent location to be opened by end of 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 19:22
African nation of Malawi to open embassy in Jerusalem

African nation of Malawi to open embassy in Jerusalem

Malawi would become the third nation to have an embassy in Jerusalem, first African nation to do so.Gary Willig, 03/11/2020 17:53
Did Trump imply Queen Elizabeth opposed Jerusalem embassy move?

Did Trump imply Queen Elizabeth opposed Jerusalem embassy move?

Trump says he received calls, 'in one case, a Queen' opposing embassy move.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2020 07:06
Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Israeli embassy tweet slams Netanyahu, haredim

Post comparing Netanyahu to beheaded king of France, appears on official Twitter account of Israeli embassy in Ghana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2020 19:20
Did you think the US considers Jerusalem the Capital of Israel? Think again

Did you think the US considers Jerusalem the Capital of Israel? Think again

The US Consulate Passport Service does not seem to realize that Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Op-ed.Chaim Margulis, 20/05/2020 12:10
US Ambassador David Friedman plants first tree at US Embassy in Jerusalem

US Ambassador David Friedman plants first tree at US Embassy in Jerusalem

Friedman plants 1st tree at Embassy for Tu BiShvat; 1st tree planted in Israel as part of President Trump’s '1 Trillion Trees Initiative'.Mordechai Sones, 12/02/2020 14:08
Uganda considering opening embassy in Jerusalem

Uganda considering opening embassy in Jerusalem

PM Netanyahu hopes Israel, Uganda will open embassies in each other's capitals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 16:56
Pres. Hernandez: waiting for Israeli reciprocity for embassy move

Pres. Hernandez: waiting for Israeli reciprocity for embassy move

Honduras President: 'We're waiting for Israel to reciprocate to move our embassy.'AFP, 18/01/2020 18:41
Jordan jails man over plot to attack Israel embassy

Jordan jails man over plot to attack Israel embassy

Man who plotted to attack Israeli embassy in Amman sentencd to 8 years in prison.AFP, 09/12/2019 15:43
Armenia to open embassy in Israel

Armenia to open embassy in Israel

Armenian government announces intention to open embassy in Israel for first time since diplomatic relations were established in 1992.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/09/2019 19:04
Peres' granddaughter slams PM in speech sponsored by embassy

Peres' granddaughter slams PM in speech sponsored by embassy

Mika Almog, granddaughter of Shimon Peres, sharply criticizes PM at Berlin event in honor of her grandfather, sponsored by Israeli embassy.Mordechai Sones, 19/09/2019 11:35
Guatemala embassy celebrates Independence Day

Guatemala embassy celebrates Independence Day

Dr. Mike Evans and The Friends of Zion Museum hosted the Embassy of Guatemala’s event for Guatemalan Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2019 23:43
Israel condemns Belgian paper’s defense of 'ugly noses' op-ed

Israel condemns Belgian paper’s defense of 'ugly noses' op-ed

In unusual move, Israeli embassy condemns local daily for printing, defending op-ed portraying Jews as land thieves with ugly noses.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 07/08/2019 17:18
South Korean dies after self-immolation at Japanese embassy

South Korean dies after self-immolation at Japanese embassy

South Korean whose father was a victim of Japanese forced labor sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy.AFP, 19/07/2019 12:17
Moldova to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem

Moldova to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem

Moldova’s government announces it will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv. WJC welcomes the move.Elad Benari, 12/06/2019 02:32
Argentinian embassies to mark 25 years since AMIA bombing

Argentinian embassies to mark 25 years since AMIA bombing

Embassies in 20 cities around the world will mark 25th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the AMIA Jewish Center in Buenos Aires.JTA, 05/06/2019 15:40
US embassy to hold July 4th celebration for first time in J'lem

US embassy to hold July 4th celebration for first time in J'lem

Months after US ambassador moves into residence in Jerusalem, annual July 4th celebration to be held for first time in Israel's capital.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/06/2019 20:06
Man who attacked ambassador: They called me 'Zydek!'

Man who attacked ambassador: They called me 'Zydek!'

Man suspected of spitting on Polish ambassador says he didn't know victim's identity, and says he was called a Zydek (little Jew)Nitzan Kedar, 15/05/2019 13:48
'On the right side of history'

'On the right side of history'

Special article by US Ambassador David Friedman, one year since the transfer of the US embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2019 10:39
Pompeo: No more waivers

Pompeo: No more waivers

Secretary of State announces that waiver delaying transfer of embassy no longer needed as ambassador's residence officially opened in J'lem.Nitzan Keidar, 08/05/2019 16:18
Did Brazil's president just walk back Jerusalem embassy pledge?

Did Brazil's president just walk back Jerusalem embassy pledge?

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro appeared to walk back pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem, suggesting 'business office' instead.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/03/2019 20:45
Hungary opens first European diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Hungary opens first European diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Hungary opens new trade office, branch of Hungarian embassy, in Jerusalem, the first European nation to do so.AFP, 19/03/2019 19:18
Russia: We won't move embassy to Jerusalem

Russia: We won't move embassy to Jerusalem

Despite steps to recognize western Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Russia says it won't transfer its embassy.David Rosenberg, 08/02/2019 09:45
Moldova to 'very seriously consider' moving embassy to Jerusalem

Moldova to 'very seriously consider' moving embassy to Jerusalem

Moldava's President Igor Dodon tells Euro-Asian Jewish Congress leaders his country may move embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel's capital.JTA, 31/12/2018 16:11
'We recognized J'lem as Israel's capital because it's the truth'

'We recognized J'lem as Israel's capital because it's the truth'

US State Dept deputy spokesman discusses Jerusalem recognition and its impact on Middle East on first anniversary of Trump's move.Nitzan Keidar, 12/12/2018 14:38
Jerusalem to build Embassy Quarter

Jerusalem to build Embassy Quarter

Year after President Trump recognized Jerusalem, Israel planning complex to house multiple embassies - in eastern Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 12/12/2018 10:23
Czech president wants to move embassy to Jerusalem

Czech president wants to move embassy to Jerusalem

Milos Zeman says that he will make every effort to move the nation's embassy to the capital.Tzvi Lev, 23/11/2018 08:21
'If you decide on your capital, we'll go with that'

'If you decide on your capital, we'll go with that'

Jair Bolsonaro emphasizes that his avid support for Israel before being elected was not just a campaign gimmick.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2018 08:23
Israel holds symbolic re-creation of Warsaw embassy opening

Israel holds symbolic re-creation of Warsaw embassy opening

70 years later, ambassador to Poland holds symbolic re-creation of opening of Warsaw embassy, the first Israeli mission established abroad.JTA, 24/10/2018 19:38
Pro-Israel 'Trump' candidate advances in Brazilian elections

Pro-Israel 'Trump' candidate advances in Brazilian elections

Right-wing Jair Bolsonaro wins first round of presidential elections but not outright. Bolsonaro has promised to move embassy to Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 08/10/2018 10:09
Watch: Special Sukkot interview with US Ambassador to Israel

Watch: Special Sukkot interview with US Ambassador to Israel

US Amb. Friedman talks about Trump's peace plan, his feelings towards Israel, and joining in the traditional priestly blessing at the Kotel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2018 22:10
 Czech leaders endorse Israeli embassy move to Jerusalem

Czech leaders endorse Israeli embassy move to Jerusalem

Czech president, PM, parliament speaker and foreign and defense ministers announce opening of 'Czech House' as 'first step.'AFP, 12/09/2018 22:59
Paraguay announces return of embassy to Tel Aviv

Paraguay announces return of embassy to Tel Aviv

Months after moving embassy to J'lem, Paraguay says it is returning its embassy. In response, Netanyahu orders embassy in Paraguay closed.Tal Polon, 05/09/2018 20:19
White powder sent to US, Israeli embassies in Berlin

White powder sent to US, Israeli embassies in Berlin

Threats made against Israel and US embassies in Germany as anti-Semitic incidents increase.JTA, 14/08/2018 18:38
Brazil: Presidential candidate promises embassy move

Brazil: Presidential candidate promises embassy move

Brazilian presidential front-runner vows to move embassy to Jerusalem, says 'you do not negotiate with terrorists.'JTA, 08/08/2018 15:22
Report: Moldava embassy to open in Jerusalem

Report: Moldava embassy to open in Jerusalem

Eastern European nation reportedly pledges to open embassy in Israeli capital in return for Israeli embassy in Moldava capital of Kishinev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2018 20:53
Colombian president-elect open to moving embassy to Jerusalem

Colombian president-elect open to moving embassy to Jerusalem

Columbia could become fourth nation to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem, Israeli officials say.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 19/06/2018 14:43
Australia won't relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Australia won't relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Australia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop says country won't move embassy despite her party's support for the move.JTA, 17/06/2018 20:34
Israel to aid Guatemala after volcano kills 25

Israel to aid Guatemala after volcano kills 25

Israel sends aid money to Guatemala, after volcanic eruption kills dozens, injures hundreds. Thousands evacuated, 1.7 million affected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2018 10:16
Will Switzerland also move embassy to Jerusalem?

Will Switzerland also move embassy to Jerusalem?

Swiss petition calls to move embassy to Jerusalem; Lev HaOlam: 'Many see deep hypocrisy in anti-Israel discrimination, refuse to be silent.'Mordechai Sones, 23/05/2018 12:46
'We have no better friends than you'

'We have no better friends than you'

President Horacio Cartes, Israeli PM Netanyahu attend opening ceremony for new embassy in J'lem, days after US, Guatemala move embassies.David Rosenberg, 21/05/2018 13:19
Paraguay to unveil Jerusalem embassy Monday

Paraguay to unveil Jerusalem embassy Monday

Days after US, Guatemala moved embassies to J'lem, Paraguay's president lands in Israel to attend opening of new embassy in Israeli capital.David Rosenberg, 21/05/2018 08:07
Knesset Christian Allies Caucus to celebrate embassy moves

Knesset Christian Allies Caucus to celebrate embassy moves

MKs across the political spectrum to gather with Christian leaders to celebrate the moves of US, Guatemalan embassies to Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 16/05/2018 17:01
'Erdogan, who commits war crimes, preaching to us?'

'Erdogan, who commits war crimes, preaching to us?'

Hotovely prepares for the transfer of other embassies to the capital, while addressing row with Turkey and European condemnation.Shimon Cohen, 16/05/2018 16:49
Prime Minister: J'lem the capital of our people only

Prime Minister: J'lem the capital of our people only

Festive cabinet meeting in honor of Jerusalem Day held at Bible Lands Museum. Netanyahu congratulates Netta on Eurovision win. 'Boker Toy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2018 14:21
Watch: US delegation arrives for embassy dedication

Watch: US delegation arrives for embassy dedication

Delegation including Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner arrives at Ben Gurion Airport ahead of ceremony marking US embassy move to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2018 12:52
Paraguay to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Paraguay to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

South American nation;s foreign ministry confirms wish of outgoing president to move embassy to Jerusalem will be fulfilled.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2018 20:33
Paraguayan president to open embassy in Jerusalem

Paraguayan president to open embassy in Jerusalem

Paraguayan president plans trip to Israel, embassy in Jerusalem - before the end of May.Nitsan Keidar, 07/05/2018 19:41
Tanzania to open first-ever embassy in Israel

Tanzania to open first-ever embassy in Israel

African nation which severed ties with Israel in 1973 to establish first embassy in Jewish State next week near Tel Aviv.Gary Willig, 01/05/2018 18:09
Paraguay’s outgoing president says will move embassy to J'lem

Paraguay’s outgoing president says will move embassy to J'lem

President of South American nation vows to relocate embassy to Jerusalem before he leaves office this summer.JTA, 29/04/2018 21:15
Czech Republic to reopen honorary consulate in Jerusalem

Czech Republic to reopen honorary consulate in Jerusalem

Czech Republic announces honorary consulate will reopen in May.AFP, 26/04/2018 13:13
Czech president announces embassy move to Jerusalem

Czech president announces embassy move to Jerusalem

Czech Republic President Miloš Zeman says Czech embassy will be moved to Jerusalem in 3 steps, beginning with opening of consulate.Gary Willig, 25/04/2018 20:16
Czech embassy to move to Jerusalem? 'Hoping for good news'

Czech embassy to move to Jerusalem? 'Hoping for good news'

Deputy Foreign Minister actively working for Czech embassy move. 'To do historic justice for the 3,000-year capital of the Jewish people.'Nitzan Keidar, 25/04/2018 17:05