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    Muslim religious leaders from Africa visit Israel

    The delegation numbers nine leading Muslim religious figures from South Sudan, Zambia, Cameroon, Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia. Interreligious dialogue holds a central place on Israel's diplomatic agenda in Africa.
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    Israel condemns Iranian missile test fire

    Israel calls on the international community to react firmly and decisively against further Iranian missile launches and Iran's continuing development of ground-to-ground missiles - a violation of UNSC Resolution 2231.
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    PM Netanyahu meets with US Vice President Joe Biden

    PM Netanyahu: I see your visit here as an opportunity for us to further strengthen the partnership between Israel and the US, anchored in common values. Vice Pres Biden: You never need to doubt that the United States of America has Israel's back.
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    President Rivlin meets with US Vice President Biden

    Rivlin: "Terror and hatred drive people apart. The only way forward is to build trust." Biden: "Israelis cannot go on being afraid to go about their lives for fear of being attacked- it cannot and will not be stopped just by physical force."
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    Israel-Africa friendship continues to deepen

    Israel MFA Director General Dr. Dore Gold to visit South Africa
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    PM Netanyahu at Knesset session marking International Women's Day

    Women in Israel are leading in science, law, politics, technology, business, the economy, education, culture, medicine, diplomacy and all other areas of life in the State of Israel.
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    PM Netanyahu attends launch of Knesset caucus for Israel-Africa relations

    Both as Prime Minister and as Foreign Minister, we are making a deliberate African strategy, and I've received an invitation from the President of Kenya and from others to come and visit Africa.
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    PM Netanyahu meets with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

    Prime Minister Netanyahu made it clear there will be as few restrictions as possible on cyber technology exports and said that the prosperity of the industry is very important for Israel.
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    President Rivlin receives diplomatic credentials of new Egyptian Ambassador to Israel

    President Rivlin: The peace agreement between our countries is an international treaty and it is for both us, a top priority. We may not agree on everything, but we respect each other and because of this we will build a shared future.
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    President Rivlin meets with US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power

    President Rivlin: You are a bridge between very decisive voices in the world, and we welcome you as one who can bridge gaps and as a real friend.
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    PM Netanyahu visits Border Policewoman wounded in terror attack

    We are in a very major effort against terrorism. We have revoked very many permits to work in Israel and the Attorney General informed me yesterday that he has slated several more terrorists' homes to be sealed and demolished.
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    Israel leads global effort to face chemical warfare

    The international conference provided an opportunity for professionals from througout the world to share the latest findings and new experiences concerning health system readiness for emergencies of all types.
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    Righteous Among the Nations

    The Embassy of Israel, in partnership with Yad Vashem, posthumously honored four Righteous Among The Nations: Roddie Edmonds, Lois Gunden, and Walery and Maryla Zbijewski. ​The historic event included remarks by President Barack Obama. ​
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    International Holocaust Remembrance Day marked in 100 states and Israeli missions

    Events to mark the day are organized each year by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This year, special emphasis is being given to Africa and China, with events activities taking place in Israel’s four Chinese missions for the first time.
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    PM Netanyahu's greeting on the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

    Jews are once again being targeted for being Jews. Around the world, Jewish communities are increasingly living in fear. Antisemitism is directed against individual Jews, and we also see this hatred directed against the collective Jew, the Jewish state.
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