Russia and Israel

Putin and Bennett discuss situation in Ukraine

Putin and Bennett discuss situation in Ukraine

On Thursday, May 5, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett had a telephone conversation. This is stated in a message posted on the Kremlin website. "The head of the Russian state warmly …

Israel to never abandon May 9 celebrations

Israel to never abandon May 9 celebrations

Israeli Ambassador to Russia Alexander Ben Zvi said that his country will never give up the celebration of May 9th. "This will never happen in Israel. This is an official holiday for us, enshrined in law. There are many veterans in …

Jews preparing to celebrate Passover

Jews preparing to celebrate Passover

Jews around the world celebrate Passover: this is the main holiday in Judaism, dedicated to the events known as the Exodus from Egypt. Russian President Vladimir Putin extended greetings to Russian Jews on Passover. …

IrAero to connect Moscow and Tel Aviv

IrAero to connect Moscow and Tel Aviv

From April 18, IrAero Airlines will start operating flights from Moscow to Tel Aviv. This is stated in a message posted on the website of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR). Flights will be on Mondays, Thursdays and …

Russia condemns string of terrorist attacks in Israel

Russia condemns string of terrorist attacks in Israel

Moscow resolutely condemns a series of terrorist attacks that occurred on March 22, 27 and 29 in Israel, the statement by the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. "In the last few days, a series of terrorist attacks occurred …

Putin and Bennett exchange views on situation in Ukraine

Putin and Bennett exchange views on situation in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett exchanged views on Russia’s special military operation in Ukraine on Wednesday, the Kremlin said in a statement after the two leaders’ telephone …

Putin and Bennett hold another phone call

Putin and Bennett hold another phone call

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett held a telephone call at the initiative of the Israeli side, the Kremlin's press service said. The Russian president and the Israeli prime …

Israel not to be route to bypass anti-Russia sanctions

Israel not to be route to bypass anti-Russia sanctions

Israel will not be a route to bypass sanctions imposed on Russia by the United States and other western countries, Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said on Monday during a visit to Slovakia. "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is …

Putin and Israeli PM discuss situation in Ukraine over phone

Putin and Israeli PM discuss situation in Ukraine over phone

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett continued to discuss the situation in Ukraine in the context of Russia’s special military operation to defend Donbass, the Kremlin press service said on Sunday …

Leaders of Russia and Israel discuss Ukraine

Leaders of Russia and Israel discuss Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in Moscow, spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said. "The situation around Ukraine is being discussed," TASS quoted him. He also …

Israel condemns Russian military operation in Donbass

Israel condemns Russian military operation in Donbass

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said that the country's leadership condemns Russia's military operation in Donbass, The Jerusalem Post writes. It had previously been reported that the Jewish State was ready to provide …

Putin and Israeli president discuss bilateral cooperation

Putin and Israeli president discuss bilateral cooperation

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli President Isaac Herzog have discussed a number of pressing issues related to bilateral cooperation in a phone call, the Kremlin press service said in a statement on Friday. …

Israel opened for tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V

Israel opened for tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V

From November 15, Israel will open borders for foreigners inoculated with two doses of Sputnik V or a booster dose. The second dose must be received 14 or more days prior to the entry to the country but no more than six months at the …

Israel to open for Sputnik V vaccinated from November 15

Israel to open for Sputnik V vaccinated from November 15

On Thursday, the Israeli Ministry of Health published the rules for the entry into the country of foreign tourists vaccinated with "Sputnik V". They are allowed to enter from 15 November. "Entry scheme: vaccinated foreign …

Israel may grant entry to tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V

Israel may grant entry to tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V

The Israeli authorities have upheld Tourism Minister Yoel Razvozov's initiative to grant entry to foreign tourists inoculated with Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine starting on November 15, an Israeli government source said on …

Bennett calls Putin Israel’s close friend

Bennett calls Putin Israel’s close friend

Israel’s Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said before the beginning of his talks with President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Friday that the Russian leader was the Israeli people’s very close and true friend. "I want to …

Putin hosts Israeli PM Bennett in Sochi

Putin hosts Israeli PM Bennett in Sochi

Russian President Vladimir Putin's talks with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett is being held in a warm atmosphere, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday. During the meeting, the Russian president and the Israeli …

Russians vaccinated with Sputnik to be allowed into Israel

Russians vaccinated with Sputnik to be allowed into Israel

Israel will allow Russian tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V, the Russian-made COVID vaccine, to enter the country for the next two months.  The decision comes ahead of Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s scheduled Friday …