Earlier this year, the Jewish Community of Oporto signed a cooperation protocol with the Military Hospital of Oporto.

At the initiative of the Ambassador of Israel to Portugal, Ambassador Dor Shapira, and the Mayor of Lisbon, Carlos Moedas, a celebration of Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, was held on December 14.

World leaders sent greetings for the holiday of Hanukkah, which began last Sunday.

Hamouri was previously sentenced by an Israeli court to seven years in prison, as part of a plea bargain in exchange for admitting to plotting to murder the former Sephardic Chief Rabbi Ovadia Yosef.

The lack of coordination among U.S. agencies is a big challenge, added the antisemitism envoy.

One of Israel’s biggest hurdles in developing an independent China policy is the rivalry between China and the U.S.