Isarel Reaches Out to International Community


— by Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi, Marcus Sheff and Alan Elsner

19 Washington-based Ambassadors arrived in Israel today as part of a five-day fact-finding mission to Israel and the West Bank organized by The Israel Project. Their first stop was to the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book & Second Temple in Jerusalem, pictured above. (From left: the ambassadors to Washington are from Mongolia, Haiti, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda and Liberia).

The envoys will meet Netanyahu, other Israeli leaders and  Palestinian PM Fayyad. This group includes representatives from four continents.

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