International relations

Israeli PM Netanyahu Pays His Respects to Rwanda’s Genocide Victims

Opening third stop on Africa tour, PM lays a wreath in memory of the dead. Netanyahu, welcomed at the airport by Rwandan President Paul Kagame, later visited the Kigali Memorial Center, where more than 250,000 victims of the at least 800,000 victims of the 1994 genocide are buried in mass graves. Netanyahu, welcomed at the […]

Tanzania to Open Embassy in Israel

Tanzania told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday that the East African country would be opening an embassy in Israel for the first time. Netanyahu was taking part in a multilateral meeting in Entebbe, Uganda, with the presidents of Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan and Zambia, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, and Mahiga. The prime minister […]

The Mayors of Toronto and Montreal are Heading to Israel in November

The trip is scheduled to take place between November 12 and 18 and will be organized in partnership with the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal. It follows a recent trade mission to Israel led by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, who signed during agreements totaling $100 million during that mission. The Centre for Israel and […]

Israel and Italy Sign Development Cooperation Agreement

Wishing to strengthen their existing friendly relations the two countries will cooperate in the area of international development through trilateral development initiatives for the benefit of developing countries. The parties stressed the value of pooling their expertise based on their respective development cooperation policies and practices, in conducting synergic interventions that could lead to greater […]