germany and israel

Israeli defense delegation en route to Germany for strategic talks

The two countries are marking 55 years of diplomatic relations

IAF completes joint exercise with Germany, first since coronavirus began

The exercise, called "MAG Days," is a quadrennial event designed to maintain NATO's operational readiness.

IAF, German Air Force to hold joint drill in Germany for the first time

The overseas drill will be the only international drill to be carried out by the IAF this year outside of Israeli borders in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at the Chancellery in Berli
Israeli and German warplanes to perform joint flyover in Germany

The flyover comes in the midst of a historic two-week joint military exercise between Israel and Germany.

By TOBY AXELROD/JTA
15/08/2020
German Jewish poet brought back to life in a new online platform

Else Lasker-Schüler is considered to be one of the greats of German poetry, a bohemian artist who corresponded with many of the most prominent cultural figures of her time.

Israel's new Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi
Foreign Ministry concerned Germany will downgrade ties over annexation

A Foreign Ministry source said that while ties with Israel are important to Germany, the relations between the countries will likely suffer as a consequence of Israel moving forward with annexation.

Improbable Jewish-German Film Festival publishes book celebrating 25 years

Maoz opens up about how this film was inspired by the hour in which he thought (incorrectly) that his daughter had been aboard a bus that was blown up by a suicide bomber in Tel Aviv.

Germany's Ambassador to the UN, Christoph Heusgen
Will an anti-Israel act by Germany’s UN amb. be listed among top 10 worst?

Rabbi Abraham Cooper said the organization is "in the editorial process" and that the list will be released at the end of the calendar year.

The BDS movement seeks to destroy Israel’s image in the eyes of the world.’
German city rescinds literary prize to author due to BDS

British-Pakistani writer rejected Hebrew translation of her books

People walk past the seat of the German Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Germany, March 1, 2018.
German Jews slam Merkel’s FM for belittling Palestinian terrorist attack

Daniel Botmann, the executive director of the nearly 100,000 Central Council of Jews in Germany, wrote on Twitter: “Dear Foreign Ministry, the Tweet has a mistake."

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