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Shadows of Children

Wednesday, 6 December 2023, 3:00 pm | Embassy of Israel

The worst nightmares could not have prepared the care providers and hospitals for the day they received 39 children who were torn from their cribs and beds and dragged to hell, barefoot and half asleep, some with only one of their parents, some completely ... More >>

Joint IDF And COGAT Announcement

Monday, 27 November 2023, 10:24 am | Embassy of Israel

In a significant move coordinated by the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT), 200 trucks were allowed entry into Gaza today, Sunday. Out of these, 42 trucks were loaded with shelter equipment. This initiative has been ... More >>

Save The Planet With Innovation - Earth Day 2023

Friday, 21 April 2023, 2:04 pm | Embassy of Israel

Tomorrow on April 22nd Earth day will be celebrated in New Zealand and around the world. Despite the growing acknowledgment of the importance of protecting the fragile and unique planet we live on, it appears that we are only making matters worse. The ... More >>

'Israel Remains Ready To Help Aotearoa New Zealand In This Time Of Need'

Wednesday, 22 February 2023, 5:57 pm | Embassy of Israel

Last week, on behalf of the State of Israel, His Excellency Ambassador Ran Yaakoby expressed deepest sympathies to the people of Aotearoa New Zealand following Cyclone Gabrielle in a letter to the New Zealand Government and local councils. The Ambassador ... More >>

Combined Terrorist Attack In Jerusalem, 23.11.2022

Thursday, 24 November 2022, 3:03 pm | Embassy of Israel

Yesterday morning there were two separate terrorist attacks in which two bombs went off at two bus stops. As a result a 16-year-old boy was murdered and more than 20 were injured. An extensive intelligence effort is under way to uncover the terrorists, ... More >>

Israel And The Importance Of COP 27 To The Middle East And The Pacific

Friday, 28 October 2022, 7:10 pm | Embassy of Israel

This year, 2022, is the year when it became clear to us all that we are in the midst of a powerful climate crisis that is only getting worse. Widespread floods in Pakistan displaced tens of millions from their homes and flooded about a third of the country. ... More >>

The Abraham Accords: A Historic Milestone For Peace, Security And Prosperity In The Middle East

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 6:25 pm | Embassy of Israel

Op-Ed by H.E. Ran Yaakoby, Ambassador of Israel to New Zealand On 13th August 2020, Israel and the United Arab Emirates made the groundbreaking announcement that relations between the two countries would be normalised. Only one month later, the Abraham ... More >>

Israel Sends Aid To Tonga

Thursday, 3 February 2022, 2:15 pm | Embassy of Israel

On Monday January 31st the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs together with MASHAV, Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, donated a substantial amount of food aid to the children of Tonga, impacted by the devastating volcanic ... More >>

Meeting Between Israel Ambassador To NZ And New Zealand Minister Of Foreign Affairs

Friday, 1 October 2021, 8:57 am | Embassy of Israel

Today H.E. Ambassador Ran Yaakoby had a fruitful meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon Nanaia Mahuta. They had a productive discussion, and covered a wide range of topics, including the historic Abraham Accords, signaling a new chapter in the ... More >>

Ceasefire -Prime Minister's Office Statement (Communicated By The Prime Minister's Media Adviser)

Friday, 21 May 2021, 9:11 am | Embassy of Israel

The Security Cabinet, this evening (Thursday, 20 May 2021), unanimously accepted the recommendation of all of the security officials, the IDF Chief-of-Staff, the head of the ISA, the head of the Mossad and the head of the National Security Council ... More >>

In Light Of The Continued Wave Of Terrorism From Gaza

Friday, 14 May 2021, 2:29 pm | Embassy of Israel

 Israel is protecting its citizens from a wave of terrorism instigated by Hamas. Israel has taken steps to restrain and de-escalate the situation for a number of weeks. These steps have been answered by a wave of rockets and acts of ... More >>

Embassy of Israel condemning anti-Semitic attacks

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 3:28 pm | Embassy of Israel

The Embassy of Israel in New Zealand condemns in the strongest possible terms the ecent acts of antisemitism that were carried out in Wellington, where a synagogue and other locations in the city were defaced with swastikas. More >>

Rocket Attack

Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 1:32 pm | Embassy of Israel

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Hamas terrorist groups launched over 600 rockets and mortars at Israelis from Gaza. They have killed four Israeli civilians, wounded dozens, and shattered the lives of many loved ones. The rockets were deliberately ... More >>

Response to the Accusations of the Mt. Roskill Masjid Chair

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 12:48 pm | Embassy of Israel

"All the Israeli people, along with the people of New Zealand, mourned the horrendous terror massacre against Muslim worshippers in Christchurch. The absurd accusation made by Mr. Bhamji is a regrettable expression of the basest anti-Semitic prejudice ... More >>

Embassy of Israel on terror attacks

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 12:31 pm | Embassy of Israel

Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the terror attack in Christchurch. A tragic and sad day for New Zealand. Our hearts go out to all of those affected by this horrible event. More >>

Maori Community Celebrates the Feast of the Tabernacles

Friday, 28 September 2018, 1:31 pm | Embassy of Israel

Israel marks the annual Feast of the Tabernacles (Sukkot) holiday with a march of support through Jerusalem. Thousands of Christians from all over the world make the traditional pilgrimage to Jerusalem including representatives from the Maori Community. More >>

Boats to Gaza a Violation of International Law

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 12:24 pm | Embassy of Israel

The flotilla to Gaza, which is in direct violation of international law, is a cynical publicity stunt designed to divert the attention from the fact that Hamas, with its brutal ruling of Gaza since 2007, invested in terror instead of the welfare of its ... More >>

Embassy of Israel on Gaza Coverage

Friday, 18 May 2018, 2:49 pm | Embassy of Israel

It is astonishing to see how much disinformation is being used against Israel for its self-defense on the Gaza border. More >>

Statement by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 10:55 am | Embassy of Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, on the morning of Wednesday, 18 November 2015, attended the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Jerusalem. At the start of the event, he met with French Ambassador Patrick Maisonnave, ... More >>

NZ students to participate in World Science Conference

Monday, 17 August 2015, 1:20 pm | Embassy of Israel

We are delighted to announce that five of New Zealand’s brightest science students are participating in the WSCI -2015 World Science Conference – Israel, to be held on August 16-20 in Jerusalem: a new scientific undertaking , which will bring together ... More >>





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