A hundred years ago troops from both sides laid down their arms in an unofficial Christmas Truce. Legend grew that the opposing troops played football in no-man's zone.
Ahead of the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference, the Post's Greer Fay Cashman is meeting some of the leading foreign ambassadors currently serving in Israel.
“The vote last night was a sign of which way the wind was blowing,” Matthew Gould says of UK Parliament's vote's in favor of recognizing Palestine.
Matthew Gould at celebration for queen's birthday says UK "clearly and unambiguously opposes" boycotts.
Grape Vine: Health Minister Yael German has a reputation for getting things done.
British Ambassador: "Potential for cooperation is huge – both our countries are scientific superpowers."
British Embassy will be bringing 14 water technology companies to an upcoming UK water summit.
Governments will jointly fund five major research projects; ambassador calls program "one of the most ambitious" ever."
Israel's problem isn't hasbara, UK ambassador warns, but settlement building, Palestinian conditions eroding support for Israel.
This week, Peres was saved from having to allude to his medal.