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Moldovan Prime Minister Pavel Filip. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Government turmoil aside, Moldovan premier declares embassy move to Jerusalem

Amid turmoil within Moldova’s government, the country’s prime minister announced on Tuesday that the Moldovan embassy in Israel will be relocated from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as the Cabinet of Minister approved the sale...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă at the summit meeting of the Craiova State Forum in Varna, Bulgaria, on Nov. 2, 2018. Credit: Amos Ben Gershom/GPO.

Romania ‘remains committed to relocating embassy to Jerusalem’

Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă called Israel’s Ambassador to Bucharest David Saranga to reiterate her commitment to relocating her country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. “My word is my word. I stand behind what I...
The city of Jerusalem marked the first anniversary of the relocation of the U.S. embassy to Israel's capital, and illuminated the walls of the Old City and the Chords Bridge in the colors of the American flag, May 14, 2019. Credit: Jerusalem Municipality.

US, Israel mark one-year anniversary since embassy opening in Jerusalem

U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu celebrated one year since the U.S. relocated its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on May 14, 2018. “Today marks the one-year anniversary...
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the official opening ceremony of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

A particularly happy anniversary

One year ago today, on May 14, 2018, the United States officially transferred its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Although the move could be viewed as merely the fulfillment of the Jerusalem Embassy Act...
U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton visit the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem on Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Matty Stern/U.S. Embassy Jerusalem.

US warns of increased risk of terror attacks in Israel on anniversary of embassy...

The U.S. embassy in Jerusalem issued a security warning Monday night regarding increased risk of terrorist attacks over the next few days. According to the warning, which the embassy posted on its website, “terrorist groups may...
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on March 31, 2019. Credit: Kobi Gideon/GPO.

In Israel, Netanyahu meets with Bolsonaro, who stops short of embassy promise

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday as the two began “a new era of partnership and cooperation in all areas,” said the former at his office in Jerusalem. At...
Honduran President Juan Carlos Hernández (fourth from left, back) with Christian and Jewish leaders at an event hosted by the Latino Coalition for Israel. Credit: Latino Coalition for Israel.

Christian, Jewish leaders laud Honduras on opening trade mission in Jerusalem

Christian and Jewish leaders met with Honduran President Juan Carlos Hernández in Washington, D.C., this week to applaud his decision to open a diplomatic mission in Jerusalem. The 20 Christian and Jewish leaders were part...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the funeral of former Israeli minister of Defense and Minister of Foreign Affairs Moshe Arens at Savyon Cemetery, on Jan. 8, 2019. Photo by Flash90.

Netanyahu asks Romania, Ukraine to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Israel is moving full steam ahead with its efforts towards foreign recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s official capital. In a meeting with visiting Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă in Jerusalem on Friday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...
Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, a right-wing anti-establishment figure who has promised to upend the status quo in the country, including improving ties with Israel. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Brazil’s president-elect blasts critics of Israel as Netanyahu visits country for first time

Ahead of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit Friday to Brazil—the first by an Israeli sitting prime minister—president-elect Jair Bolsonaro blasted critics of his outreach to Israel, The Times of Israel reported on Thursday. Addressing Netanyahu’s visit, Bolsonaro wrote on...
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez in Jerusalem on Oct. 29, 2015. Credit: Kobi Gideon/GPO.

Honduras reportedly in talks with Israel to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem

Honduras has been in discussions with Israel to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, according to a report from Honduran news outlet Prensa Libre. “There is a negotiation, discussions with the Honduran authorities, and...

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