On December 30, 1993, the Holy See and the State of Israel signed a Fundamental Agreement,the equivalent of an international treaty, which defined and normalized several aspects of their mutual relations. On June 14, 1994, another agreement was signed establishing full diplomatic relations between the parties. An Apostolic Nunciature was opened in Israel, in the Old Jaffa section of Tel Aviv.
|Former Apostolic Nuncios:|
|His Excellency Most Reverend Andrea di Montezemolo||1994-1998|
|His Excellency Most Reverend Pietro Sambi||1998-2005|
|His Excellency Most Reverend Antonio Franco||2006-2012|
|His Excellency Most Reverend Giuseppe Lazzarotto||2012- to present|
1 Netiv Hamazalot
6108301 Old Jaffa
|Tel: (03) 683 56 58|
|Fax: (03) 683 56 59|
Local Attaché: Rev. Angelo Ison, O.F.M.