Israel celebrates opening of Papua New Guinea embassy in Jerusalem
September 6, 2023 — In a significant diplomatic event, the Embassy of Papua New Guinea was officially dedicated in Jerusalem, Israel.
Netanyahu meets with leaders of Greece, Cyprus in new partnership
September 5, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, during a joint statement at the Presidential Palace in Nicosia alongside Cypriot President Nikos Christodoulides and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, expressed the significant progress in the trilateral partnership among their democracies within the Eastern Mediterranean. He acknowledged the shared cultural comfort, emphasizing the warm exchanges between Israelis and Cypriots during their seaside dinner.
Netanyahu celebrates start of new school year as 2.5 students return to class
September 1, 2023 — On the morning of September 1, 2023, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu inaugurated the start of the 2023-2024 academic year at Almog Primary School in Maaleh Adumim.
Prime Minister meets with national fire and rescue authority to mark 10th anniversary
August 31, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently toured the National Fire and Rescue Authority (NFRA) headquarters in Rishon LeZion, commemorating the organization's decade-long commitment as a national rescue agency.
Israel extends refugee benefits to Ukrainians
August 30, 2023 — The cabinet's approval on Tuesday to extend humanitarian aid to around 14,000 Ukrainian refugees comes after a brief lapse in assistance due to budget constraints.
Netanyahu meets with key leaders on expanding natural gas exports
August 29, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu convened a significant discussion to delve into Israel's intricate natural gas export policy.
Netanyahu to employ ‘iron fist’ in response to current acts of terror
August 28, 2023 — During the weekly Cabinet meeting, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed several pressing issues, asserting the government's stance on combating criminal organizations within Israel's Arab sector.
Sierra Leone to open embassy in Jerusalem
August 25, 2023 — Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio has conveyed the nation's intention to open an embassy in Jerusalem and formally recognize the city as the capital of Israel during a conversation with Israeli Foreign Minister Eli Cohen on Friday morning.
Netanyahu meets with emergency preparation leaders in Israel
August 24, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presided over the inaugural meeting of the Ministerial Committee on Civilian Sector Preparedness for Emergency Situations at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem today.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams visits Netanyahu in Jerusalem
August 23, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted a meeting with New York City Mayor Eric Adams at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem. The discussions revolved around the vast potential for collaboration between New York City and Israel, spanning technology, innovation, and tourism.
Netanyahu visits site of Hebron terrorist attack
August 22, 2023 — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by Defense Minister Yoav Gallant, IDF Chief-of-Staff Lt.-Gen. Herzi Halevi, and ISA Director Ronen Bar, visited the location of a recent terrorist attack near Hebron, according to a news release from the prime minister’s office.
Israel’s Cabinet approves $3.2 billion NIS for East Jerusalem improvements
August 21, 2023 — During its routine weekly meeting, the Cabinet has granted its approval to a comprehensive and substantial five-year plan aimed at reducing the socio-economic disparities and fostering economic development in eastern Jerusalem, according to a news release from the prime minister’s office.