The deputy ambassador in Britain, Eitan Na’eh, will take over − the latest improvement since the fallout after the 2010 Gaza flotilla incident.
Dror Feiler, now a Swedish citizen, can't visit his mother in Israel because of his participation in Gaza-bound flotillas.
The 13 women, including a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, were detained on Wednesday after their boat was prevented from reaching the Gaza Strip.
Non-violent resistance to the occupation was showcased this week by the women's flotilla to Gaza. But can it ever advance from the margins of Israeli and Palestinian society?
The Israeli navy intercepted the Zaytouna-Olivia, which sought to break the blockade on the Gaza Strip, without incident on Wednesday.
Troops encounter no resistance, reroute boat to port city Ashdod. Among the boat's 13 passengers are several parliamentarians, an Olympic athlete, a retired U.S. army colonel and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Funds to be given to families of civilians killed on board Mavi Marmara flotilla in 2010; Israeli, Turkish ambassadors expected to be appointed in coming days.
Swedish rights group Ship to Gaza says it will demand damages after court rules impounding of ship in 2012 was illegal.
Foreign Ministry publishes tender for professional diplomat for prestigious post vacated in September 2011.
Prime minister criticizes Palestinian officials, says they condemn the attack in Nice while encouraging similar attacks in Israel.