germany israel relations

Ashkenazi to meet EU foreign ministers on first diplomatic trip abroad

The Foreign Minister also called on Germany to join the effort to stop the UN arms embargo from running out in October.

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
Manifestants pro-BDS à Berlin
Artists sign letter calling for boycott of Berlin music festival

The letter, published on the website of "Artists for Palestine UK," was signed by filmmaker Sivan and 13 other Israeli artists who called on people to boycott the event.

ANTI-ISRAEL PROTESTERS march during a demonstration in Berlin.
German parliament slated to debate ban of Hezbollah

"Germany does not classify Hezbollah as a a terrorist organization, it may continue to collect donations and propaganda. That must have an end," said one German politician.

German-born Israeli writer Arye Sharuz Shalicar, author of "The New German Antisemite: Do Jews belon
BDS activists disrupt Israeli author's book event in Germany

The same BDS supporters who interrupted the book reading have previously crashed a Holocaust survivor's speech. Author Arye Sharuz Shalicar had been speaking about antisemitism in Germany.

Richard Grenell, U.S. Ambassador to Germany
US ambassador: German anti-BDS motion should apply to Iran's regime

The US ambassador Richard Grenell suggested that the Bundestag resolution against BDS should apply to Iran's regime because it seeks the destruction of the Jewish state.

Uwe Becker
Frankfurt deputy mayor declares Jerusalem Israel's capital

Rogel Rachman, an Israeli diplomat at the Berlin embassy, tweeted on Sunday: “Uwe Becker mayor of Frankfurt in the Israel Congress ‘Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.”’

IMPRESSED WITH the German reading and publishing culture: Assaf Gavron.
German people of the Israeli book

A German-Israeli book story

17/10/2018
WATCH: Khan al-Ahmar activists demonstrate outside President's home

The Civil Administration warned Khan al-Ahmar residents that they must demolish their modular homes by October 1.

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