Russia and Israel

Russia worried over Israel#039s strikes in Syria

Russia worried over Israel's strikes in Syria

The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned Israel's Ambassador to Moscow Gary Koren to protest an Israeli military strike near the Syrian city of Palmyra, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov …

Vladimir Putin to receive new foreign ambassadors’ letters of credence

Vladimir Putin to receive new foreign ambassadors’ letters of credence

Russian President Vladimir Putin will receive today the credentials of 18 new foreign ambassadors to Russia, the Kremlin press service said. Eighteen new ambassadors will present their letters of credence: Abdul Qayum …

Putin gives Jewish War book to Netanyahu as a present

Putin gives Jewish War book to Netanyahu as a present

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has received the Jewish War book of Flavius Josephus as a gift from еру Russian President Vladimir Putin, the press service of the Israeli premier said. …

Netanyahu tells Putin Israel would object to any permanent Iranian presence in Syria

Netanyahu tells Putin Israel would object to any permanent Iranian presence in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday he had stressed in his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin that Israel would object to any settlement that left Iran or any of its satellites …

Opposition leader: Israel needs closer cooperation with Russia

Opposition leader: Israel needs closer cooperation with Russia

Israel needs full-scale cooperation with Russia, the Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog said today. He expressed concern over the activity of "Hezbollah" in southern Lebanon. "We don't want …

Netanyahu to discuss Iran’s plans for Syria with Putin in Moscow

Netanyahu to discuss Iran’s plans for Syria with Putin in Moscow

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he planned to travel to Moscow on March 9 to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Iran’s attempts to establish permanent presence in Syria, …

An Emerging Alliance: Russia and Israel

An Emerging Alliance: Russia and Israel

Russian diaspora can help to modernize the Russian economy

Medvedev: delivery of S-300 missile systems doesn’t affect Russia#039s relations with Israel

Medvedev: delivery of S-300 missile systems doesn’t affect Russia's relations with Israel

Moscow’s deliveries of the S-300 missile systems to Iran doesn’t contradict the good relations with Israel, Russia is not interested in fueling tensions, the Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, said. …

Medvedev to visit Israel on November 10

Medvedev to visit Israel on November 10

Dmitry Medvedev's visit to Israel is scheduled for November 10, chairman of the Russian Federation Council Valentina Matvienko informed after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin …

Dedication to Shimon Peres

Dedication to Shimon Peres

Tonight the former president of Israel and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres passed away. World leaders, including the Russian President Vladimir Putin, the US President Barack Obama and the UN Secretary General Ban …

Putin expresses condolences over death of Shimon Peres

Putin expresses condolences over death of Shimon Peres

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a telegram conveying his condolences over the death of the former Israeli president Shimon Peres, the Kremlin press service said. In expressing condolences …

UN welcomes any direct talks between Israel and Palestine

UN welcomes any direct talks between Israel and Palestine

UN welcomes direct talks between Palestine's leader Mahmoud Abbas and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said. …

Medvedev to discuss economic cooperation in Israel

Medvedev to discuss economic cooperation in Israel

Plenipotentiary Minister, deputy head of Israeli diplomatic mission to Russia, Alex Goldman-Shaiman said Israel expects that during Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to the country the issues of …

Netanyahu arrives in Moscow

Netanyahu arrives in Moscow

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Moscow Monday evening to mark the 25th anniversary of relations between Israel and Russia, Haaretz news agency reported. Netanyahu will meet with Russian …

 Netanyahu regards improving relations with Russia as factor of national security

Netanyahu regards improving relations with Russia as factor of national security

Improving Israeli-Russian relations is a factor of Israel’s national security that has already spared Israel from confrontations at its northern borders, the country’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. …

Putin and Netanyahu to meet next week

Putin and Netanyahu to meet next week

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who will arrive in Moscow next week for a visit, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …

Netanyahu to visit Moscow

Netanyahu to visit Moscow

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to make an official visit to Russia this summer, the Israeli Embassy in Moscow said today. "The visit is expected in early June," TASS cited the press secretary …

Israeli business is ready to invest $100 million in agriculture of Crimea

Israeli business is ready to invest $100 million in agriculture of Crimea

Israeli companies are ready to invest more than $100 million in the development of agriculture and energy security of Crimea as co-investors, the deputy chairman of the Black Sea Association of International Cooperation and the president of the …

Putin to meet with Abbas and Netanyahu next week

Putin to meet with Abbas and Netanyahu next week

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with the Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on April 18, Sputnik reporots. “It’s expected the heads of state will review actual issues in the …

Kremlin prepares to welcome Netanyahu and Abbas

Kremlin prepares to welcome Netanyahu and Abbas

Russia is preparing to welcome the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …

Russians injured in attack in Israel

Russians injured in attack in Israel

Russians were among those injured in a series of knife attacks in Tel Aviv, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. "The victims were married couples from Moscow and Krasnodar," the head of the consular department of the embassy, …

Valentina Matviyenko meets speaker of Israeli Knesset

Valentina Matviyenko meets speaker of Israeli Knesset

The settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is possible only through negotiations, the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko stated during her meeting with the Chairman of Israeli Knesset, Yuli …

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Syria and terrorism

Putin and Netanyahu discuss Syria and terrorism

A telephone conversation between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took place today. "Vladimir Putin stressed that there is no alternative to the start …

Middle East Online: Israel chooses to ally with Russia

Middle East Online: "Israel chooses to ally with Russia"

Western media on key geopolitical events over Russia, Israel, Turkey, and Africa

Israel won#039t join sanctions against Russia

Israel won't join sanctions against Russia

The co-chairman of the joint Russian-Israeli commission on trade-economic cooperation, Minister of Absorption and Minister for Jerusalem Affairs, Zeev Elkin, stated today that Israel has its own system of relations with Russia, …

Netanyahu and his military to meet Putin

Netanyahu and his military to meet Putin

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The Israeli newspaper Jerusalem Post reports that the Chief of General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, Gadi Eizenkot, and the Chief of …

Native of Tomsk appointed as new Israeli ambassador to Russia

Native of Tomsk appointed as new Israeli ambassador to Russia

The Israeli government appointed diplomat Zvi Heifetz as Israel’s ambassador to Russia. "In accordance with Article 23 of the Law on Civil Service of 1959, the Cabinet decided to appoint Zvi Heifetz …

Peskov: Israeli Prime Minister to meet Putin on September 21

Peskov: Israeli Prime Minister to meet Putin on September 21

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will arrive in Moscow on September 21 to hold talks with Vladimir Putin, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. According to the press service of Netanyahu, the main topics of the talks will be …

Vladimir Putin to receive Shimon Peres

Vladimir Putin to receive Shimon Peres

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a private meeting with the former head of Israel Shimon Peres, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Today the president will take a courtesy visit of Shimon Peres. This is a private …