Turkey is very important, and our relationship is very strategic. Turkey is very important for the stability and promotion of peace in the Middle EastIsrael mulls cutting arms sales to Turkey Oct 12, 2009
My protest against the attacks on Israel in Turkey remains validIsrael sorry over diplomat row with Turkey Jan 14, 2010
We hope the Arabs will not repeat the miscalculation of Nov. 29, 1947, and will not miss the opportunity to achieve peaceIsraeli official praises settlement freeze Nov 29, 2009
A fear exists that Iran -- as it becomes more pressured by sanctions -- will goad those under its patronage in Hezbollah and Hamas to initiate military action against IsraelIsrael: Iran's reactor a threat to region Aug 24, 2010
The more the citizens of Iran increase their protest activities, the higher the international support will beIsrael: Iran's reactor a threat to region Aug 24, 2010
Daniel "Danny" Ayalon (Hebrew: דניאל "דני" איילון, born 17 December 1955) is an Israeli politician who currently serves as Deputy Foreign Minister and as a member of the Knesset for Yisrael Beiteinu. He is a former Israeli Ambassador to the United States, serving from 2002 until 2006.
Danny Ayalon was born in Tel Aviv in 1955 to Rafael Ayalon, an Algerian Jewish refugee, and Lily Sigalov, a Polish Jewish refugee who immigrated to Israel in 1937. He was raised and educated in Tel Aviv, and was drafted into the Israel Defense Forces where he rose to the rank of captain in the Armored Corps.
He received a BA in economics from Tel Aviv University and an MBA from Bowling Green University in Ohio. Ayalon took up a position a senior finance executive in Koor Industries, Israel's leading international trading company.