Muslim, Israeli officials establish close relations - Israel News, Ynetnews

   Israel News

Israel News
World News
Israel Opinion
Israel Business
Israel Culture
Israel Travel
Reaching Out

Afghanistan Photo: Reuters
Afghanistan Photo: Reuters

Muslim, Israeli officials establish close relations

Afghan ambassador in Mediterranean basin country invites staff of Israeli Embassy to official event at residence; Bangladesh ambassador offers Israeli ambassador to establish regular contacts

Itamar Eichner
Published: 12.20.05, 10:21 / Israel News

Following the warm-up in relations between Israel and Pakistan, two other Muslim countries which do not have diplomatic relations with Israel have made attempts to establish contacts with Israeli officials.


Israel's leading newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth has learned that the Afghan ambassador in one of the Mediterranean basin countries had recently invited the Israeli ambassador and the Israeli Embassy staff to celebrate Afghanistan's Independence Day at his residence.


In addition, the staffs of Afghanistan embassies in the same country and in two other countries have been holding close talks with the Israeli ambassadors and have invited them to several events at their homes.


In the meantime, a warm-up was has also been noted in Bangladesh's relations with Israel.


Bangladesh's ambassador in a Mediterranean basin country recently approached the Israeli ambassador with an offer to establish regular relations. The Israeli ambassador happily accepted the proposal and the two agreed to keep an open discussion channel. 


commentcomment   PrintPrint  Send to friendSend to friend   
Tag with Bookmark to

9 Talkbacks for this article    See all talkbacks
Please wait for the talkbacks to load


RSS RSS | About | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of use | Advertise with us | Site Map

Site developed by  YIT Advanced Technology Solutions