• Among the Nations

    • The establishment of full diplomatic relations between Israel and the Holy See may be viewed as a step of major significance in an historic process of change in the Church's attitude to Jud ...
    • Since the first exile (586 BCE) and subsequent dispersions of Jews throughout the world, a unique and dynamic relationship has existed between Jews living in the Land of Israel and those re ...
    • The State of Israel was admitted to the United Nations (UN) as its 59th member on 11 May 1949. Since then, it has participated in a wide range of UN operations.
    • The State of Israel, a member of the United Nations since 1949, maintains relations with the majority of the world's countries.
    • Today Israel maintains full diplomatic relations with all the countries of Central and South America and the Caribbean region, except Cuba, Bolivia and Venezuela.