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Israeli PM Bennett meets with UAE Crown Prince in historic first

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett departed to Abu Dhabi to meet with Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on the first trip by an Israeli prime minister to the United Arab Emirates.

Lapid inaugurates UAE embassy on 1st official visit

Foreign Minister Yair Lapid officially inaugurated Israel’s embassy in the UAE, hailing the “historic moment.”

Israel sends support to victims of condo collapse

Israel will send aid to Miami, said Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, following the building collapse on in Miami. 

Honduras opens embassy in Jerusalem, 4th country to do so

Honduras formally moved its Israeli Embassy to Jerusalem, becoming the fourth country to make the move.

Jews and Arabs unite in solidarity at Acre event on Shabbat

Attendees, which included Christians, Muslims, Jews, business and restaurant owners as well as tourists, gathered in the promenade outside the Acre Police Station.

Isaac Herzog elected 11th President of Israel

Jewish Agency chairman Isaac Herzog will be the 11th president of the State of Israel after he received 87 votes from MKs in a secret ballot vote in the Knesset plenum.

Israeli airline Israir to start flights to Morocco in July

Israeli airline Israir announced it would start flights from Tel Aviv to Marrakesh next month following an improvement of ties in recent months between Israel and Morocco.

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day commemoration 2022

The EJC will host its annual International Holocaust Remembrance Day commemoration on 26 January 2022, in partnership with the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the Representative Council of French Jewish Institutions (CRIF).