'Not everybody is anti-Semitic,' writes Eviatar Manor in letter to all Foreign Ministry staff, adding, 'We are not propaganda machines.'
Foreign Ministry strike
Tax Authority staff starting slowdown too, as unions protest layoffs at postal service.
Foreign Minister Lieberman: There are red lines that mustn’t be crossed. Talks this evening aimed at ending strike.
Israeli diplomats are on strike - but Israel’s government and much of the public seem shockingly indifferent to their plight.
Supplies for the annual Chabad seder in Nepal are being held in customs en route from Israel.
The director of the wages department said he would take disciplinary action against Foreign Ministry workers who lock ministry buildings or pay advances to strikers.
Unclear what will happen at Washington embassy, base of dozens of employees who don't work for the foreign ministry.
With Foreign Ministry on strike, Israel does nothing to fight resolution, whose wording seems similar to recent BDS campaigns.
All Israeli foreign missions closed; Lieberman censures 'miserable decision that lacks sense.'
UN human rights investigator says Israeli policy of pushing Palestinians out of East Jerusalem amounts to ethnic cleansing.
Prime minister had been planning to go to Colombia, Mexico and Panama, but was unable to organize the visit as the embassies there are staffed almost exclusively by Foreign Ministry personnel.
The leader of the Trade Union Congress sent a message of solidarity to the Foreign Ministry's unions.
You have to sympathize with U.K. Ambassador Matthew Gould even as he's branded a strike-breaking scab by his Israeli diplomatic colleagues.
Despite the deadlocked diplomatic process, Britain-Israel relations have rarely been better.
Due to labor sanctions, the Israeli delegation to UN didn't report seizure of Iranian arms shipment, so no international investigation will be opened.
Foreign Ministry employee says strike may jeopardize planned visit in May, but Vatican says trip still on the agenda.