Rss - News and Events12/20/2014 11:22:14 PM60en-USPM Netanyahu addresses UNGA truth is that Israel wants peace with a Palestinian state, but the Palestinians want a state without peace. And the truth is you shouldn't let that happen.Thu, 10 Nov 2011 15:36:33 GMTNobel Chemistry Shechtman Professor Dan Shechtman, has been awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his research on quasicrystals.Sun, 18 Dec 2011 07:18:16 GMTPartition Plan: 64 years later November 29, 1947 the UN General Assembly voted on the partition plan, and UNGA Resolution 181 was adopted by a vote of 33 to 13.Wed, 30 Nov 2011 16:39:09 GMTIsrael Donates Medical Aids of N2 Million Medical Aids to Madalla bomb blastWed, 08 Feb 2012 09:32:00 GMTMinister Visits Israel of Water Resources attended the 6th International Exhibition on Water Technologies, Renewable Energy, & Environmental Control (WATEC), which took place in Tel Aviv, Israel from November 15 to 17, 2011.Mon, 06 Feb 2012 13:46:54 GMTIsrael's free eye operations's-free-eye-operation.aspxIsrael's free eye operations in NigeriaMon, 06 Feb 2012 09:55:09 GMTISRAEL AND NIGERIA COLLABORATE AND NIGERIA COLLABORATE ON AGRO-METEOROLOGYMon, 06 Feb 2012 10:01:10 GMTvisit to the Orphanage,-donates-items.aspxIsraeli Community visits Orphanage, donates itemsMon, 06 Feb 2012 10:09:19 GMTTsunami: Israel sends Aids Israel sends Aids to JapanMon, 06 Feb 2012 11:04:19 GMTIsrael sends medical Aids sends Medical Aids to congo burn victimsTue, 10 Jul 2012 16:45:08 GMT, 06 Feb 2012 11:56:05 GMTIsraeli Police in Haiti Police to keep Law and Order in HaitiMon, 06 Feb 2012 12:03:31 GMTAmbassador Visits Niger visits Niger State Mon, 06 Feb 2012 12:43:18 GMTNazareth"Nazareth has been doing well in the past few years, and there are many entrepreneurs wanting to open businesses in the tourism industry," Sigal Ben-Oz of the Tourism Ministry told Ynet News last summer. Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:07:50 GMTResponse to Terror Attack Government of Israel and the security services will continue to act together with local security forces against such acts of terrorism. Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:35:17 GMTCourtesy Visit to Ilorin Ambassador on the 6th of March, 2012, visited the University of Ilorin for a lecture organised by the Center for International Education, University of Ilorin. Wed, 14 Mar 2012 11:36:24 GMTNGO Sets Up Hebrew School Deek noted that in this constantly changing world, Nigeria needs creativity and an innovative spirit to build new institutions and new companies that will create new jobs and boost the economy.Wed, 14 Mar 2012 11:49:40 GMT20 years Anniversary September 1992, diplomatic relations were again restored, with Nigeria opening for the first time, an Embassy in Israel the following year.Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:56:59 GMTDrip Irrigation Project modern drip irrigation farming sponsored by the Embassy of Israel for the benefit of the host community to mark its 64th Independence Anniversary.Tue, 26 Jun 2012 14:45:09 GMTTerrorism: You must win will overcome its present security challenges and emerge a stronger and more vibrant nation, the outgoing Israeli Ambassador to the country, Mr. Moshe Ram has predicted.Tue, 26 Jun 2012 15:50:13 GMTYitzhak Shamir Leaves and the entire World mourn the death of the 7th Prime Minister of the State of Israel, Yitzhak SHAMIRWed, 04 Jul 2012 09:04:17 GMTShalom Club Induction Club Nigeria officials were formally inducted by the Deputy Head of Mission, George Deek. Wed, 04 Jul 2012 11:35:10 GMTIsrael's Olympic Hope's-Olympic-Hope.aspxIsrael's best hopes for Olympic glory lay in the diversity and versatility of its athletes competing in London 2012, as presented to you in a fascinating series of seven new clips. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 08:44:49 GMTInsect Free Gloceries developed by Bio [pack] contains elements distilled from plants that repel a host of pests, but are harmless to food. Wed, 22 Aug 2012 12:44:15 GMTA Hoo Ha cycling holiday Israeli couple runs a unique hotel catering to tourists who want to enjoy the great outdoors from the seat of a two-wheeler. By Rivka Borochov Fri, 10 Aug 2012 09:01:42 GMTCondolences conveys its condolences to Egypt and to the Egyptian people on the killing of Egyptian security forces personnel in the barbaric terrorist attack last nightTue, 07 Aug 2012 14:50:50 GMTOlympic want to know what it's like to hear the Hatikva national anthem in an Olympic setting? Or jump off a sprinting block like Usain Bolt? Could you imagine what went through Israeli judoka Yael Arad's mind when she became Israel's first medalist?Fri, 10 Aug 2012 09:02:55 GMTAsian Science Camp most talented young scientists from Asia and Australia came to Jerusalem to hear from Nobel laureates and start their own collaborations. By Avigayil Kadesh Thu, 30 Aug 2012 12:44:01 GMTAlzheimer’s disease’s-disease.aspxAdvances in brain science, drug discovery and memory enhancement are helping in the fight against a devastating and fatal condition. By Avigayil Kadesh Tue, 04 Sep 2012 12:21:46 GMTEvery Child Counts project initiated by one of the Israeli companies here in Nigeria- Skill 'G' Nigeria Limited on the 4th of September, 2012. It was commissioned by the Executive Governor of Kwara State, H.E Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed.Mon, 10 Sep 2012 14:06:30 GMTPresident Peres Rosh Hashana Greetings of the President of the State of Israel to the Jewish Communities in the Diaspora on the occasion of the Jewish New Year September 2012 Thu, 13 Sep 2012 09:17:49 GMTFinancial Times is a remarkable performer when it comes to innovation. The Israeli private sector spends more on innovation as a percentage of GDP than that of any other nation. By Michael Bloch, Jonathan Kolodny and Dana MaorThu, 20 Sep 2012 11:07:52 GMTIsraeli nanotech targets a virus’s Achilles heel Nanomedicines has a whole new approach: a virus ‘decoy’ to outwit the world’s worst enemy before it does any damage. By Rivka Borochov Mon, 15 Oct 2012 09:17:04 GMTINNOVATIONS IN AGRICULTURE Hillel talks about how he helped revolutionize the way farmers water their crops By NEENA RAI Fri, 09 Nov 2012 08:53:25 GMTEntrepreneurship for Development is some more info on Israel's proposal for a UN resolution on Entrepreneurship for Development. Among other things, entrepreneurship is a major tool for reducing poverty, improving social conditions and confronting environmental challenges. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 13:05:45 GMTIsrael under fire - November 2012 100 rockets fired at southern Israel from Gaza in the last 3 days Tue, 13 Nov 2012 11:46:31 GMTIsrael rewards innovators Entrepreneurship Week is marked in Israel by awarding of third annual Prime Minister’s Prizes for Initiatives and Innovation. By Avigayil Kadesh Wed, 28 Nov 2012 08:14:52 GMTDouble “Eureka” for Arab-Israeli energy company“Eureka”-for-Arab-Israeli-energy-company-.aspxWed, 28 Nov 2012 08:22:00 GMTThe Partition - 65 years later November 29, 1947 the UN General Assembly voted on the partition plan, and UNGA Resolution 181 was adopted by a vote of 33 to 13. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 10:20:39 GMTEnglish programs of programs taught in English for students from abroad at undergraduate and graduate levels, and summer programs Tue, 12 Feb 2013 08:53:07 GMTPolicy statements is what we are trying to achieve here because we're facing enormous external challenges and great internal challenges. The three external challenges: Iran, Syria, and establishing peace with the Palestinians.Tue, 12 Feb 2013 09:16:51 GMTNew radiation therapy on the radar researchers discover that millimeter radiation alters cancer cells so they cannot reproduce, without destroying the cells themselves. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 08:16:21 GMTPM Netanyahu addresses AIPAC 2013, 07 Mar 2013 10:28:22 GMTFuturistic ‘microscope’ sees through skin team invents a simple new imaging tool that brings us one step closer to ‘X-ray vision.’ Fri, 08 Mar 2013 11:07:27 GMTSpeeches on the Status of Women violence is a global pandemic. Israel is also committed to ending the cycle of violence against women beyond its borders.Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:08:35 GMTStartup MBA Israel Institute of Technology announces brand new one year MBA in Israel in English aimed at entrepreneurs!Wed, 13 Mar 2013 11:28:59 GMTCommuniques Chief Rabbinate of Israel is confident that Pope Francis, whose good relations with the Jewish People are well known, will strengthen and develop the Roman Catholic Church's connections with the State of Israel and the Jewish People. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:36:06 GMTPresident Peres congratulates the new Pope newly elected Pope represents devotion, the love of God, the love of peace, a holy modesty and a new continent which is now awakening. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 08:42:27 GMTPress Conference's-Visit.aspxNetanyahu: "Mr. President, you have made it clear that you are determined to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons. I appreciate your forthright position on this point." Thu, 21 Mar 2013 11:42:03 GMTCabinet communique recent days, we have witnessed several shocking cases of assaults on the elderly, including Holocaust survivors. We will not tolerate this. Tue, 09 Apr 2013 14:56:01 GMTTHE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE THE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL May 14, 1948 Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:25:12 GMTCourtesy Visit of the Ambasador to NCPC the words of the Ambassador: “I will do everything that I can to ease pilgrimage and let more and more pilgrims come to Israel”. He further assured, “I will work hand in hand with NCPC in order to make pilgrimage easy”. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 13:15:04 GMTCommuniques the visit President Peres will be meeting with the new Pope, hold a series of diplomatic meetings with the President and Prime Minister of Italy, and take part in a ceremony in the city of Assisi. (Communicated by the Office of the President)Thu, 25 Apr 2013 10:52:36 GMTIran Elections's nuclear program has so far been determined by Khamenei, and not by Iran's President. After the elections, Iran will continue to be judged by its actions, in the nuclear sphere as well as on the issue of terror.Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:07:14 GMTVisit to the Sun Newspapers Ltd expressed hope that the ties will be further strengthened during the tenure of Uriel.Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:58:55 GMTPicture Exhibitions of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon Justice Aloma Mariam Mukhtar and two other Supreme Court Justices to the Israeli Supreme Court recently.Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:51:57 GMTPest-free Veggies Without Chemicals every farm in Israel’s prime Arava growing region uses integrated pest management, which relies mostly on predatory insects Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:00:20 GMTHoliday at the Sea of Galilee and out of Israel’s largest freshwater lake, there’s enough to see and experience for several days.Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:42:19 GMTThe released Palestinian prisoners Palestinian prisoners released tonight are not political prisoners but rather perpetrators of violent, heinous crimes against Israelis. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:25:14 GMTThe Yom Kippur War (October 1973) war, which started on the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, the Day of Atonement, was the fiercest Arab-Israeli war since the 1948 War of Independence. Egypt and Syria attacked Israel, catching Israel off guard.​​ Mon, 07 Oct 2013 08:29:01 GMTNigerian President Jonathan visits Israel Netanyahu: "Our goal is to see a peaceful settlement of Iran without nuclear weapons. I believe it’s important for Africa, for the countries of the Middle East, and for the world." Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:36:54 GMTBehind the Headlines that the Bedouin of the Negev need assistance, the government of Israel created a comprehensive policy aimed at improving their economic, social and living conditions, as well as resolving long-standing land issues. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 09:16:40 GMTPresident Peres sets new Guinness World Record Peres receives Guinness World Record from Senior VP Frigatti Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:52:05 GMT High risk pregnancies from Gaza treated at Rambam weeks after arriving at Rambam between life and death, “H” said goodbye to Rambam and the people who cared for her and her twins. “This is the happiest day of my life.” (Communicated by the Rambam Health Care Campus) Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:58:18 GMTPope Francis in Israel - May 2014, 20 May 2014 15:34:26 GMTPope Francis visit to Israel: Itinerary Itinerary is as followsFri, 23 May 2014 11:00:49 GMTQuotes by Pope Francis by Pope Francis Fri, 23 May 2014 10:45:55 GMTPress Release statement by the Embassy of Israel in Abuja on Friday recalled that Pope Francis had personally announced his planned visit to the Holy Land on January 5 this year in Rome.Fri, 23 May 2014 10:50:11 GMTBring Back Our Boys lost with three teenagers in the Gush Etzion area - Gilad Sha'er (16), Naftali Frankel (16), and Eyal Yifrah (19). Israel holds the Palestinian Authority responsible for the well-being of the missing.Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:01:14 GMTDemilitarization of Gaza - the only road to peace long as Hamas remains armed, its weapons represent the strongest and most violent veto of peace and security for Israelis and Palestinians alike. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:49:16 GMTPM Netanyahu addresses the UN General Assembly is a new Middle East. It presents new dangers, but also new opportunities. Israel is prepared to work with Arab partners and the international community to confront those dangers and to seize those opportunities.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:38:05 GMTBring back our boys - Eyal, Naftali and Gilad Thursday night (12 June), three Israeli teenagers were kidnapped by Hamas terrorists. The three Israeli teenagers, all yeshiva students, were last seen late Thursday night in the area of Gush Etzion. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:35:16 GMTBodies of kidnapped teenagers found in West Bank, Israel and the free world mourn the death of the three teens - Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'er and Naftali Frenkel abducted 18 days ago. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:33:10 GMTBehind the Headlines: Hamas war crimes - an internationally recognized terrorist organization - deliberately embeds its military operations deep in residential areas, and exploits its own civilian population as human shields. These actions are war crimes.Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:17:26 GMTHamas attacks from civilian population areas positions its rocket launching sites, weapons caches, and command centers in areas surrounded by civilian buildings, and stores explosives and weapons in and around schools, mosques, residential homes and other civilian infrastructures.Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:19:55 GMTIDF thwarts terror attack via tunnel from Gaza this morning (July 17) IDF forces thwarted an attack by Hamas terrorists attempting to infiltrate Israel via a terror tunnel.Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:06:17 GMTAmb Prosor addresses the UN Security Council is been committed to upholding international law and genuinely regrets any civilian loss. In contract, there is no red line that Hamas will not cross. They are even using ambulances filled with children to move their terrorists around Gaza.Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:05:45 GMTHamas' use of civilians as human shields takes advantage of the fact that the IDF avoids attacking targets where it is know there are civilians. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:02:06 GMTEvents in Sejaiya, Hamas' terror stronghold both embedded its missiles and other military targets among the civilians population of Sejaiya and then ordered the civilians to remain and act as human shields. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:03:48 GMTHamas' terror tunnels Hamas tunnel industry used to be a well-known conduit for smuggling weapons, goods, funds and terrorists into the Gaza Strip. Now Hamas is using their tunneling know-how and resources for terrorist attacks on Israeli territory.Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:06:58 GMTIsrael under fire July 2014 - A Diary the start of Operation Protective Edge, at least 2,825 rockets have been launched at Israel, striking at the civilian population throughout the country, from north to south. Three civilians have been killed.Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:37:35 GMTIsrael under fire - IDF responds IDF soldiers killed while uncovering offensive tunnel shaft in booby-trapped residence in the southern Gaza Strip. During a 4-hour humanitarian window, 26 rockets were fired at Israel. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:38:34 GMTTerrorists breach ceasefire, suspected abduction,-suspected-abduction-1-Aug-2014.aspxAt approximately 09:30 am, an attack was executed against IDF forces operating to decommission a tunnel. Initial indication suggests that an IDF soldier has been abducted by terrorists during the incident.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:40:30 GMTIsrael under fire July-August 2014 - A Diary the start of Operation Protective Edge, 3,360 rockets have been launched at Israel, striking at the civilian population throughout the country, from north to south. Three civilians have been killed.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:39:34 GMTHamas manual on "Urban Warfare" forces in the Gaza Strip found a Hamas manual on "Urban Warfare", of the Shuja'iya Brigade of Hamas' military wing. Hamas' callous use of the Gazan population was intentional and preplanned.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:25:31 GMTWhat you can't see on the UN maps of Gaza red dots on the UN’s maps represent more than destruction. They show the many cases in which terrorists attacked Israel from heavily populated areas in Gaza.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:12:38 GMTIsrael agrees to Egyptian ceasefire proposal Spokesperson: "Israel has notified Egypt that it has agreed to their ceasefire proposal." The 72-hour ceasefire went into effect at 8:00 AM.Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:41:00 GMTOperation Protective Edge - Q&A main objective of Operation Protective Edge is to re-establish stability for the citizens of Israel. Israel cannot accept a reality in which millions of its citizens are subject to the whims of radical Islamic terrorist organizations.Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:03:05 GMTHamas' exploitation of civilian facilities intentionally operates in civilian areas, including kindergartens, hospitals and mosques to carry out military activity, turning the civilian population into human shields so that Israel will be blamed for any injury and loss of life.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:13:52 GMTSimilarities between Hamas and ISIS terrorist organizations view jihad and suicide attacks as primary tools. Both terrorist organizations persecute and oppress non-Muslim minorities. Both organizations execute people who are suspected of supporting their opponents.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:13:11 GMT