Ukraine calls on Israel to help fight Russia

Repeating its request for air defense systems, Kiev appealed for Jerusalem to join the battle against Russian invaders. By Erin Viner "Isn't it time for your state to choose who…

Gantz briefs EU on Israeli policy

The update focused on Jerusalem’s assistance to Kyiv.  By Erin Viner "Israel supports and stands with Ukraine, NATO and the West - this is something we have said in the…

Israel opposes referendums on Ukraine

The Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem has announced that it will not recognize a hastily arranged vote in four areas of occupied Ukraine to join Russia. By Erin Viner “Israel recognizes…

The Implications of the Ukraine War for Israel

For Israel, this is evidence that its self-reliance doctrine must be nourished with no illusions about foreign support in times of crisis. Moreover, Turkey probably sees NATO more positively since…

Israel to supply helmets, vests to Ukraine

The Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMoD) announced that the provision of the protective gear comes “in light of the request made by the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense.” By Erin Viner…

Zelenskyy reveals family Holocaust history

While it was previously known that family members of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy were killed during the Second World War, he has now shared new details. By Erin Viner Volodymyr…

Israel opens field hospital in Ukraine

A ceremony was held to inaugurate the “Kochav Meir” (“Shining Star of Meir”) medical facility in the western city of Mostyska. By Erin Viner “We are here to be the…

Israel: still wide gaps between Ukraine, Russia

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has been trying to mediate an end to the conflict since Russia invaded Ukraine.   By Erin Viner "There's still a long way to go, because…

Zelenskyy addresses Israeli Knesset

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged Israeli lawmakers to become more proactive in support for his country following Russia’s 24 February invasion. By Erin Viner Saying "I know that you recognize…

Jerusalem tries to end Moscow-Kyiv war

The walls of Jerusalem’s Old City were illuminated with the national flags of both Russia and Ukraine in a symbolic display of Israel’s attempts to mediate the crisis via diplomacy.…