Rss - Press Room10/25/2014 12:05:20 PM60en-USIsrael under fire - November 2012http://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/Israel-under-fire-November-2012.aspxA total of 1,500 rockets have been fired at Israel since the start of Operation Pillar of Defense (14 Nov). A ceasefire was declared on November 21, at 9 pm. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:43 GMTPresident Peres meets with German FM Westerwellehttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/President-Peres-meets-German-FM-Westerwelle-Nov-2012.aspxPeres: "We greatly appreciate your efforts to bring an end to the attacks on Israeli civilians and to bring hope to the region."Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:44 GMTPM Netanyahu meets with German FM Westerwellehttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-meets-with-German-FM-Westerwelle.aspxPM Netanyahu: "As you know, we seek a diplomatic unwinding to this, through the discussions of cease-fire. But is the firing continues we will have to take broader action, and we won’t hesitate to do so." Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:44 GMTFM Liberman meets with UN Sec Gen Ban Ki-moonhttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/FM-Liberman-meets-with-UN-Secretary-General-Ban-Ki-moon1120-3676.aspxFM Liberman: “If Israel will be forced to initiate a ground operation, it will not be a limited operation, nor will it be ‘Operation Pillar of Defense 2,’ but rather ‘Defensive Shield 2.’” Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:44 GMTStatements by PM Netanyahu & US Secretary Clintonhttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/Statements-by-PM-Netanyahu-and-US-Secretary-Clinton-Nov-2012.aspxNetanyahu: "No country can tolerate a wanton attack on its civilians." Clinton: "America's commitment to Israel's security is rock solid and unwavering."Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:43 GMTStatements by PM Netanyahu and UNSG Ban Ki-Moonhttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/Statements-PM-Netanyahu-UNSG-Ban-Ki-Moon-Nov-2012.aspxUnfortunately Hamas and the Islamic Jihad are deliberately and indiscriminately targeting our civilians and they deliberately hide behind their civilians.Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:43 GMTPresident Peres meets with UNSG Ban Ki-moonhttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/President-Peres-meets-UNSG-Ban-Ki-moon-Nov-2012.aspxIsrael did not start this situation but Israel, like any other country, cannot allow her citizens to become a target. They are targeting our children on their way to school.Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:06:44 GMTPM Netanyahu: Pillar of Defense Ceasefirehttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-Operation-Pillar-of-Defense-Ceasefire-.aspxEight days ago, Israel embarked on operation Pillar of Defense. In a phone call I had this evening with President Obama, I agreed that we should give the ceasefire a chance.Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:08:17 GMTObama and Netanyahu visit the Israel Museumhttp://www.israelemb.org/boston/PressRoom/Pages/Obama-Netanyahu-visit-museum.aspxPrime Minister Netanyahu showed President Obama a series of technological products of the Israeli high-tech industries, which show the technological face of the State of Israel. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:53:27 GMT