Blue Flag 2017

Israelis, Americans, French, Greek, Polish, Italians, Germans, and Indians meet in the Israeli desert. It’s not a joke, it’s Exercise  #BlueFlag2017 , which came to a successful ending yesterday.  United States Air Force  participation in the exercise supports our nation’s commitment to Israel’s defense and supports Israel’s qualitative military edge. See you in two years. Shabbat shalom! Photos – ...
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Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis

On April 21, Mattis arrives in Israel to meet with President Reuben Rivlin, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman. Additionally, the secretary will participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the World Holocaust Remembrance Center. Mattis, Israeli Prime Minister Discuss Security Issues Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, speaking to reporters alongside Israeli ...
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Remembering September 11, 2001

This upcoming Sunday we will gather for the official Embassy commemoration, in partnership with KKL/  Jewish National Fund – JNF , marking 15 years to the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. This year we will broadcast the ceremony LIVE on our Facebook page starting at 10 a.m. (Israel time) from the 9/11 Living Memorial site in the Jerusalem Hills. Join us for ...
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Students’ Achievements Inspire Former U.S. Ambassador

Ambassador Shapiro visited the AMIT Network’s Gogya Center in Kfar Batya youth village to see how this center for excellence in teacher training is revolutionizing the future of education in Israel.  Inspired by educational experts in the U.S., the Center is equipped with colorful modern architecture and multi-media interactive technology for enhancing the learning experience ...
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ORT students Crossing the bridge with Google Hangouts

Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro met with Jewish and Arab 10th grade students from the ORT Network who participated in a State Department-funded English innovative grant “Hangouts for Negotiation.”  One hundred and forty-four Jewish and Arab students from six ORT high schools came together for their final gathering at Google, where the students exhibited their final ...
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AXIS Dance Company Changes the Face of Dance and Disability

The U.S. Embassy in Israel initiated a program on the integration of people with disabilities in dance, featuring the celebrated American AXIS Dance Company. The Company integrates professional dancers with and without disabilities, creates beautiful art, and works with communities to promote integration and break stereotypes about disabilities. In Israel AXIS gave workshops, master classes, ...
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