Foreign Ministry source confirms Israel evacuating embassy in Mauritania

A senior Foreign Ministry official has confirmed that the Mauritania authorities have given Israeli Ambassador Miki Arbel and his staff about 48 hours to leave the embassy building.


At this stage it is unclear whether the Mauritanian authorities removed the barriers around the embassy, but Jerusalem is preparing for the evacuation and for the staff's return to Israel. (Roni Sofer)


פרסום ראשון: 03.06.09, 13:58