“Spain for us is one country and His Majesty the King is the symbol of that unity. All of the citizens of Spain are dear to us and we hope and pray that all conflicts will be solved by peaceful measures, ” said Israeli Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in a reference to the Catalonia crisis.
The Israeli Tourism Ministry has commissioned the renowned Michelin Guide to produce an independent study on Israel’s gastronomical scene in order to provide it with a tool to boost culinary tourism and measure Israel’s standing relative to other culinary capitals around the world.
“I don’t think we celebrate the Balfour declaration,” said British Labour party’s shadow Foreign Secretary, regarding upcoming events to mark in London 100 years after the declaration that paved way for the creation of the State of Israel
Australian Prime Minuister Malcolm Turnbull is visiting Israel to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Beersheba which has been described as one of the last great calvary charges in history.