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Honduras opens embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras opens embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras to become fourth country to inaugurate embassy in Jerusalem. President of Honduras arrives especially for the event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 08:19
Honduras to open embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras to open embassy in Jerusalem

Honduras set to become the fourth country to open an embassy in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 02/06/2021 02:14
Migrant children illegally entering the US: Biden 'invited' us

Migrant children illegally entering the US: Biden 'invited' us

Migrant children taking 'one of the most dangerous routes to America' believe Pres. Biden is inviting them to cross the border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2021 17:05
Netanyahu 'moved to tears' by Honduran send off for Israeli team

Netanyahu 'moved to tears' by Honduran send off for Israeli team

Israeli Prime Minister shares video of Hondurans expressing their appreciation of Israeli relief mission. 'I was moved to tears'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2020 09:52
Watch: Honduras locals send off Israeli relief mission

Watch: Honduras locals send off Israeli relief mission

Local residents in village badly affected by recent tropical storms wave 'goodbye' to Israeli disaster-relief mission on its way home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2020 22:53
IDF volunteers complete humanitarian mission to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

IDF volunteers complete humanitarian mission to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

A team of IDF disaster relief experts made their return from Honduras today after assisting in the country's post-storm rebuild.Eitan Divinsky, 10/12/2020 22:22
Honduran President warmly thanks Israel for hurricane relief

Honduran President warmly thanks Israel for hurricane relief

Honduras requested aid delegation in light of accumulated knowledge of Israel and specifically of HFC in dealing with emergency situations.Arutz Sheva, 05/12/2020 20:56
Israel to send aid to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

Israel to send aid to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

Defense and Foreign Ministers authorize delegation from Home front Command to leave for Honduras after Hurricane Eta.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/11/2020 18:00
Honduras to move embassy to Jerusalem

Honduras to move embassy to Jerusalem

Netanyahu speaks to President of Honduras, and the two to open embassies in each other's countries by the end of 2020.Yoni Kempinski, 21/09/2020 04:00
Israel opens cooperation office in Honduras

Israel opens cooperation office in Honduras

Foreign Minister Ashkenazi: The Israeli flag is officially hoisted today in the capital of Honduras for the first time in 26 years.Orli Harari, 21/08/2020 05:05
Netanyahu on Hezbollah ban: This is an important step

Netanyahu on Hezbollah ban: This is an important step

PM praises countries that declared Hezbollah a terrorist organization in context of anti-terrorism conference being held in Colombia.Ben Ariel, 21/01/2020 04:09
Pompeo praises countries which blacklisted Hezbollah

Pompeo praises countries which blacklisted Hezbollah

Secretary of State praises Colombia, Honduras and Guatemala. "The US continues to rally int'l support to counter these threats."Elad Benari, 21/01/2020 03:06
Honduras declares Hezbollah a terrorist organization

Honduras declares Hezbollah a terrorist organization

Deputy Security Minister of Honduras says government has declared Hezbollah a terror organization.Gary Willig, 20/01/2020 18:47
Honduran President Hernandez announces plans to designate Hezbollah a terrorist group

Honduran President Hernandez announces plans to designate Hezbollah a terrorist group

Joining Guatemala, Honduras to formally designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization, President Hernandez announces.David Rosenberg, 20/01/2020 08:44
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
Jewish leaders praise Honduras over Hezbollah designation

Jewish leaders praise Honduras over Hezbollah designation

Heads of Conference of Presidents welcome Honduras’ move to designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2020 06:36
Honduras designates Hezbollah as a terrorist organization

Honduras designates Hezbollah as a terrorist organization

Honduras designates Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. Minister Katz: An important step in the worldwide war against terrorism.Elad Benari, 08/01/2020 06:07
"Honduras stands with Israel because it's the right thing to do"

"Honduras stands with Israel because it's the right thing to do"

Honduran president warns of Iranian influence in Latin America pushing anti-Israel propaganda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 20:46
'Israel has a twin sister in Honduras'

'Israel has a twin sister in Honduras'

President of Honduras writes in Western Wall guest book: "Thanks to Israel our brothers, who keep this holy city."Nitzan Keidar, 01/09/2019 14:14
Honduran President arrives in Israel

Honduran President arrives in Israel

President Juan Orlando Hernández to meet PM Netanyahu and inaugurate a diplomatic mission in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2019 04:50
PA: Honduras recognition of Jerusalem a 'crime'

PA: Honduras recognition of Jerusalem a 'crime'

PA cabinet leader condemns Honduras for announcing opening of a diplomatic mission to Israel in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/08/2019 01:22
PA to lobby UN against Honduran recognition of Jerusalem

PA to lobby UN against Honduran recognition of Jerusalem

PA says it will 'reexamine' relationship with Honduras over recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 20:31
Honduras recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Honduras recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Honduran president to travel to Israel to inaugurate a "diplomatic office" in Jerusalem, recognizing the city as Israel's capital.AFP, 28/08/2019 20:07
First Chief Rabbi of Honduras will be its only religious Jew

First Chief Rabbi of Honduras will be its only religious Jew

Rabbi Aaron Lankry of Monsey will be filling the postion of chief rabbi.Sara Rubenstein, 04/04/2019 21:41
'Honduras will move embassy to Jerusalem in two months'

'Honduras will move embassy to Jerusalem in two months'

Senior Israeli official says Honduras likely to relocate its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, following trilateral meeting with US.Nitsan Keidar, 02/01/2019 14:00
Honduras agrees to advance embassy relocation

Honduras agrees to advance embassy relocation

Joint statement by Israel, Honduras and US says sides will pursue plan of action to open embassies in Tegucigalpa and Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 02/01/2019 04:03
Netanyahu, Honduran President discuss embassy

Netanyahu, Honduran President discuss embassy

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets Honduran President and US Secretary of State, discusses advancing embassies in Jerusalem and Honduras.Elad Benari, 01/01/2019 23:45
Report: Honduras prepared to move embassy - for a price

Report: Honduras prepared to move embassy - for a price

Central American nation ready to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - but has list of demands for Israel.David Rosenberg, 23/12/2018 21:13
Saudi Arabia and Trump’s wisdom of low expectations

Saudi Arabia and Trump’s wisdom of low expectations

Trump’s view is the big picture, which shows that it’s mostly scoundrels out there in the big world, so there isn’t much choice when it comes to finding a partner. Jack Engelhard, 06/12/2018 09:32
Israeli injured in Honduras transferred to Florida hospital

Israeli injured in Honduras transferred to Florida hospital

Woman injured in zip-lining accident transferred to Florida for treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2018 23:04
A honeymoon disaster

A honeymoon disaster

Israeli dies after suffering severe injuries during accident in Honduras.Nitsan Keidar, 06/07/2018 13:30
Honduras President examines moving embassy to Jerusalem

Honduras President examines moving embassy to Jerusalem

Tourism Minister Levin meets Honduras President Hernandez, agreeing to cooperate on tourism. Hernandez: We're looking into moving embassy.Nitsan Keidar, 25/04/2018 09:01
Honduras votes to move embassy to Jerusalem

Honduras votes to move embassy to Jerusalem

Honduran lawmakers pass resolution endorsing relocation of embassy to Jerusalem. Will Honduras President Juan Hernandez make the move?David Rosenberg, 13/04/2018 12:06
Honduras president drops out of Israel Independence Day event

Honduras president drops out of Israel Independence Day event

Following calls by left-wing lawmaker to withdraw invitation, Honduras president cancels planned participation in torch-lighting ceremony.JTA, 09/04/2018 22:51
Meretz leader: Cancel visit by Honduras president

Meretz leader: Cancel visit by Honduras president

Tamar Zandberg calls on Culture Minister to cancel invitation to Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernandez to light Independence Day torch.JTA, 08/04/2018 22:59
Honduras President to light torch at Independence Day ceremony

Honduras President to light torch at Independence Day ceremony

Honduras President Hernández becomes first foreign leader to light torch at Independence Day ceremony.Uzi Baruch, 05/04/2018 10:41
Report: Paraguay, Honduras ready to move embassies to Jerusalem

Report: Paraguay, Honduras ready to move embassies to Jerusalem

Army Radio reports Paraguay and Honduras are ready to relocate their embassies to Jerusalem if Netanyahu visits their countries.Elad Benari, 12/03/2018 06:13
Haley praises Honduras for backing embassy move

Haley praises Honduras for backing embassy move

U.S. ambassador to the UN praises Honduras for backing the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 28/02/2018 04:14
2 more nations to move embassies to J'lem

2 more nations to move embassies to J'lem

The Trump Effect: After the US and Guatemala announce plans to move embassies to Jerusalem, two more countries poised to announce moves.David Rosenberg, 26/12/2017 12:57
Wife of Honduran candidate apologizes for praising Hitler

Wife of Honduran candidate apologizes for praising Hitler

Wife of Honduran presidential candidate writes letter to Latin America’s umbrella Jewish organization to apologize for praising Hitler.JTA, 07/05/2017 15:28
Israel aids flood victims, cancer patients, poor Latinos; world yawns

Israel aids flood victims, cancer patients, poor Latinos; world yawns

Israel extends "disproportionate" kindness to the world.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 29/08/2016 08:36
Honduras to get Israeli technology to fight crime

Honduras to get Israeli technology to fight crime

Honduras President says his country signed an agreement with Israel for "cutting-edge technology" to help his army fight organized crime.JTA, 23/08/2016 04:25
3 US students die while volunteering in Honduras

3 US students die while volunteering in Honduras

21-year-old Orthodox Jewish woman among victims. Father: 'She was a beautiful girl, beautiful in and out.'Matt Wanderman, 14/01/2016 13:15
Honduras orders hearing for detained Syrians

Honduras orders hearing for detained Syrians

Honduran judge orders hearing for five Syrians who were caught with stolen Greek passports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/11/2015 01:15
Honduras arrests Syrians with stolen passports

Honduras arrests Syrians with stolen passports

Honduran authorities arrest five Syrians intending to make it to the United States with stolen Greek passports.Ben Ariel, 19/11/2015 06:29
Honduras signs development treaty with Israel

Honduras signs development treaty with Israel

President of Honduras meets with Israeli President Rivlin, says his country 'will continue to support you, as a state and as a people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2015 17:53
Honduras Recognizes Palestine

Honduras Recognizes Palestine

Honduras recognizes a Palestinian state within 1949 armistice lines, says it will support the PA's bid at the United Nations.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/08/2011 00:39
Honduras: ‘Blame the Jews’

Honduras: ‘Blame the Jews’

The “blame the Jews” charge has reached a new area of the world: Honduras. Israeli soldiers allegedly engineered the recent presidential overthrow.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/10/2009 05:43