Dec 11 '15 / EIPA Updates

Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport was ranked the world’s fourth-best international airport, according to an annual survey by Conde Nast Traveler magazine. The airport was chosen among 10 other international airports as the magazine Readers’ Choice Awards for 2015. Readers gave Ben Gurion Airport a rating of 7/10. On the magazine’s online version, Ben Gurion Airport was described as having “easy access from downtown Tel Aviv,” and being primarily …

Jun 15 '15 / EIPA Updates

“The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) acted within the bounds of international law during the war with Hamas in Gaza last summer. Israel not only met but significantly exceeded international legal standards,” a high level group of former diplomats and military experts concluded after a fact-finding mission to Israel in May. The mission’s conclusions have been submitted to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva ahead …

Jun 2 '15 / EIPA Updates

“This arrest is further evidence of deep Iranian involvement in international terrorism,” said Israel after an Hezbollah operative was arrested last week in Larnaca, Cyprus in possession of 420 boxes of ammonium nitrate, a massive quantity of explosive material, along with $10,000. Cypriot police suspect that the man was planning an attack on Israeli interests on the Mediterranean island. The 26-year-old man, who is Lebanese-born and has …