Yair Lapid

Israeli couple accused of 'espionage' in Turkey, released

Relations between Turkey and Israel have been strained, especially since ambassadors were withdrawn in 2018 after the deaths of Palestinian protesters in Gaza.

published on : 18th November 2021

Jaishankar discusses ways to expand cooperation in West Asia with US, Israel and UAE

Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who is currently on a five-day visit to Israel, participated in a quadrilateral meeting with his counterparts from Israel, US and UAE on Monday, Oct 18.

published on : 19th October 2021

India, Israel agree to resume negotiations on FTA from next month, conclude by June, 2022 

Israel has also joined the International Solar Alliance, a global initiative that India has spearheaded, with Jaishankar and Israel's Energy Minister Karine Elharrar signing on the agreement.

published on : 18th October 2021

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in Israel for high-level talks to enrich strategic ties

Jaishankar would call on President Isaac Herzog, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid during his standalone visit.

published on : 17th October 2021

On UAE visit, Israel Foreign Affairs Minister Yair Lapid opens first embassy in Gulf

Lapid's visit and the opening of the first Israeli embassy in a Gulf state are "significant for Israel, the UAE, and the broader region", he said in a statement.

published on : 29th June 2021

Can pathbreaking new Israeli govt last longer?

Some of the measures in the agreed agenda of the new government are pioneering but controversial. The fragility of the coalition was palpable even before the Monday vote.

published on : 16th June 2021

Israel's new government gets to work after Netanyahu ouster

Under a coalition agreement, Bennett will hold office of the premier for the first two years of the term, and then Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, the architect of the coalition, will become prime minist

published on : 14th June 2021