Israel’s new ambassador to Uzbekistan met recently with members of the Jewish community in Tashkent. Ami Mel thanked the Jewish community for the warm welcome he received upon arriving in Uzbekistan. The Israeli Embassy in this Central Asian nation was among the targets hit by Islamist suicide bombers July 30. Four policeman were killed in the triple suicide bombing.
The Archive of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency includes articles published from 1923 to 2008. Archive stories reflect the journalistic standards and practices of the time they were published.