Meir Ben-Shabbat

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Iran at the weekly cabinet meeting

Who is Bibi's Iran project manager - Yossi Cohen or Meir Ben Shabbat? -analysis

Whatever Biden’s timeline is for moving forward on the Iran issue – be it before Tehran’s June elections or at a later date – the identity of the Israeli emissary has become clouded as time goes by.

IRGC siezes ship near Bu Musa Island, Iran

Israel and US officials to hold first talks on Iran, Abraham Accords

Biden has said that if Tehran resumed strict compliance with the 2015 agreement, Washington would rejoin it.

Jared Kushner receiving his gift with the attendees at the Western Wall, December 21, 2020.

Western Wall Rabbi thanks Kushner for his dedication to Israel

"This is incontrovertible proof of the connection between the Jewish nation and Jerusalem," Rabinowitz said to Kushner.

Israeli National Security Advisor Meir Ben-Shabbat, U.S. President's senior adviser Jared Kushner an

'Salam, Shalom': UAE newspaper higlights similarities between countries

On Monday, Israeli and American officials flew to Abu Dhabi to meet with UAE officials in friendship, and to discuss further details within the agreement.

Meir Ben-Shabbat, Robert O'Brien and Jared Kushner board El Al airliner to UAE

In pictures: History made with flight from Tel Aviv to Abu Dhabi

Pictures from the historic first flight between Israel and the United Arab Emirates on August 31, 2020.

An Israeli flag is seen on the first of Israel's El Al Airlines order of 16 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners

El Al chosen to carry out first commercial flight from Israel to UAE

While there was media speculation that the airline would fly over Saudi Arabia, El Al rejected the report.


Israeli, Russian senior officials discuss efforts to combat COVID-19

Meir Ben-Shabbat and Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev held a discussion over the phone regarding efforts for combating the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Nickolay Mladenov (C), the United Nations Secretary-General Special Representative to the Middle Eas

UN Advisor Mladenov 'urgently heads' to Cairo to deescalate situation

The National Security Advisor Meir Ben Shabbat updated security cabinet members on Tuesday Hamas told Egypt that it is not interested in an escalation, Channel 13 reported.

Meir Ben-Shabbat

Ben-Shabbat to replace Molcho as PM's special diplomatic envoy

Ben-Shabbat is a veteran of the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency).

The Knesset building

Meir Ben Shabbat appointed new National Security Advisor

Ben-Shabbat, who has held the position informally since August, spent 28 years working for the Shin Bet, including as the head of its southern division, which is responsible for the Gaza Strip.

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