Foreign Ministry

Israeli ministry dealing with and overseeing all matters concerning international affairs

Gabi Ashkenazi at the Foreign Ministry, May 2020.
Gabi Ashkenazi has just 18 months to make his mark at the Foreign Ministry

Diplomatic Affairs: Gabi Ashkenazi dives into post-corona diplomacy – from the Trump plan to the Iranian threat.

Iranian journalism, Nada Amin, who received asylum in Israel, organized a demonstration in support o
Thousands of Iranians ask Israel for asylum, help

“There are lots of Iranians in Iran and in the Diaspora that support Israel, reject the regime and want to see a different future between the two countries”: Foreign Ministry Digital Diplomacy head.

The High Court of Justice during a hearing
Foreign Ministry official gets 3 years in jail for bribery, theft

The Justice Ministry Economic Crimes Division filed an indictment against Foreign Ministry Head of Acquisitions Avshalom Ashuri and his deputy Yehoshua Gabai.

Israeli border policewmen chat with local residents at the entrance to Bnei Brak as Israel enforces
The Foreign Ministry's importance during the coronavirus pandemic

The Foreign Ministry was responsible for at least half of the emergency medical supplies that arrived in Israel over the past month.

By YUVAL ROTEM
30/04/2020
Foreign ministry workers seen at the foreign minister situation room at the Ministry of Foreign affa
Foreign Ministry projects risks, opportunities in post-coronavirus days

When it comes to countries turning inward in light of the pandemic, Oren Anolik and Uri Resnick pointed out that Israel has mostly benefited from globalization.

Israelis take 60-hour evacuation journey home from New Zealand

Foreign Minister Israel Katz said “this once again proves the Foreign Ministry will do all it can to bring back every Israel that wants to return. That is the value of mutual responsibility.”

The coronavirus means that the Health Ministry in - Foreign Ministry out

If the foreign ministry's star is on the decline, after coronavirus, the health ministry's will certainly be on the rise.

07/04/2020
EL Al plane prepared for take off to Peru on March 18, 2020.
Don’t be stupid – go home - comment

The Foreign Ministry estimates that about half of the 6,000 Israelis trying to make their way home are still abroad.

Coronavirus: Free Foreign Ministry from quarantine

The isolation imposed on the Foreign Ministry by the outgoing government resulted in its gradual decline.

Israelis gather to watch the annual Independence Day flyover.
Overseas Yom Haatzmaut events canceled amid coronavirus fears

The Foreign Ministry has entered “corona emergency mode” in all of its delegations abroad.

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