International Holocaust Remembrance Day
On January 27, ceremonies all around the world mark the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust. Read More
Washington Jewish Film Festival Online
The Washington Jewish Film Festival (WJFF) is offering early screenings of some of this year's movies online. Read More
PM Netanyahu Highlights Israel Innovation in Davos
Video: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the 2014 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos addressed conference of global information technology leaders.Read More
Canadian PM Visits Israel, Addresses Knesset
"Canada finds it deplorable that some in the international community still question the legitimacy of the existence of the State of Israel. Our view on Israel’s right to exist as a Jewish state is absolute and non-negotiable."Read More
PM Netanyahu to meet in Davos with Yahoo and Google officers
The Prime Minister will emphasize Israeli innovation and the technological leadership of the Israeli high-tech industry in order to expand economic cooperation with the two companies.
Israeli Singer David Broza in DC
A vibrant singer/songwriter, David Broza's energetic performance offers a fusion of Israeli and Spanish music styles.
Happy Tu B'Shvat!
Today Israelis celebrate Tu B'shvat, (in Hebrew: ט"ו בשבט), a Jewish holiday that occurrs on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shvat.Read More
Israel Mourns Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon
Israel's 11th Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon (Served in office 2001-2006) has passed away. May his memory be for a blessing. Read More
Netanyahu: "I Am Committed to Peace"
"How can President Abbas say that he stands against terrorism when he embraces the perpetrators of terrorism and glorifies them as heroes?," said Prime Minister Netanyahu in a meeting with Secretary Kerry in Jerusalem.Read More
Happy New Year from the Embassy of Israel!
Wishing you a happy, healthy and joyous New Year!Read More
'Israel Committed to Freedom of Worship, Religion'
President Peres in Jerusalem, "My prayers for the coming year are that harmony and coexistence reign in this Holy City, as an example and an inspiration for the togetherness of faiths across the world."Read More
Celebrating Christmas in Israel
Christmas celebrations and services will be held in Jeruslaem, BethLehem and Nazareth with 75,000 visitors expected to arrive in Israel for the Christmas period. Read More
Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all our friends from all of us at the Israeli Embassy. PM Netanyahu: "I extend the warmest Christmas greetings to all of you. Merry Christmas."Read More
President Peres extends Christmas greetings
I came to offer my greetings on behalf of the State of Israel where Jews, Christians and Muslims live together. It is my pleasure to bring you the greetings of the whole people of Israel; a holiday for one religion is a holiday for the whole country.Read More
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