June 1 declared International Farhud Day31 May 2015On June 1, 2015, 74 years after the Jewish community of Iraq suffered a large-scale farhud or pogrom at the hands of an armed Arab mob, International Farhud Day will be proclaimed at a live globally streamed side event at the United Nations.
FAQ: Elections in Israel10 Mar 2015General elections in Israel will be held on 17 March 2015, with 26 parties running for election to the Knesset. They will determine the composition of the 20th Knesset and of the government to be established based on these results.
Ariel Sharon 1928-201413 Jan 2014The 11th Prime Minister of Israel, Ariel Sharon, was laid to rest in a military funeral at the Shikmim Farm in the Negev. He was eulogized by Israeli and world leaders, VP Joe Biden and Tony Blair.
Elections in Israel January 201322 Jan 2013The national elections to the 19th Knesset in Israel were held on Tuesday, 22 January 2013.
FAQ-Elections in Israel 201306 Jan 2013The upcoming national elections in Israel will be held on Tuesday, 22 January 2013. These elections will determine the composition of the 19th Knesset and of the government.
The resumption of direct talks between Israel and the Palestinians15 Sep 2010SPECIAL UPDATE Sharm el-Sheikh / Jerusalem14-15 Sept 2010Washington DC-2 Sept 2010Documents and Statements | Background | Videos
PM Netanyahu addresses Knesset special session marking the 150th anniversary of Herzl's birth26 Apr 2010Our mission is to continue to build, to strengthen the foundation of our country-the Jewish state-and develop it in the spirit of the great Benjamin Zeev Herzl's vision.
Israel's 60th Independence Day-200807 May 2008"The ambassadors of peace shall weep bitterly..."-In memory of those who have fallen while on duty in the Israeli Foreign Service