The Israeli government approved to be the new Ambassador of Israel in Russia, Alexander Ben-Zvi. Now he is the current Ambassador to Poland.

“the Appointment of Alexander Ben-Zvi Ambassador to Russia was approved today by the Israeli government”, – quotes RIA “news” the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the country.

Ben-Zvi was elected to the post earlier, but his appointment had to be approved by the government. Now in Russia the post of chargé d’affaires of Israel is Jacob the Shower. He took office after Ambassador Harry Koren about a year ago I completed the mission in Moscow.

In may, Israel approved the new composition of the Parliament. The composition of the Knesset was proposed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.