Joining Israel's Exclusive Club of Diplomatic Passport Holders

Foreign Ministry releases list of Israel's diplomatic passport holders, who enjoy additional rights and benefits not extended to regular passport holders, after request was submitted by Movement for Freedom of Information.

Over recent years, the diplomatic passport has become a highly vaunted status symbol among Israel's civil servants. Knesset members, judges, top officials in government offices, their spouses and their children- waste little time in demanding the precious paper.