José María Aznar All we want is a normal and reasonable conversation about Israel. Surely, that is not too much to ask.
José María Aznar
Luis Alberto Lacalle As long as any entity denies the right of Israel to exist we will be at Israel’s side
Luis Alberto Lacalle

Opinion Articles

Operation Safe Havens

Letter to Lord Weidenfeld


FOII’s Chairman, Jose María Aznar, thanks and congratulates Lord Weidenfeld for setting up and funding the Operation Safe Havens, a mission aimed to rescue up to 2,000 Christian families in Iraq and Syria suffering the

2015-07-28 by Jose María Aznar

Los Angeles Times, July 26, 2015

The consequences of a bad deal with Iran


So the real choice we are faced with is dealing with the consequences of military action or the consequences of a nuclear Iran. Neither is palatable, but the latter is far worse. If the real objective is stopping Iran from getting n

2015-07-27 by Ambassador John Bolton

Report of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the Gaza Conflict 2014

Speech to the United Nations Human Rights Council Geneva

IDF made efforts, unprecedented in any other army, and exceeding the requirements of the laws of war, to save Palestinian civilian lives, including warning them to leave target zones, Hamas forced them to remain in those areas.

2015-06-30 by Richard Kemp

Working Papers

ADDED VALUE: Israel's Strategic Worth to the European Union and its Member States Friends of Israel Initiative

Events & Activities

02 June 2015

Iran and the Middle East after the Nuclear Agreement

June 2-3, Madrid

FOII gathered top experts to debate on the Middle East after the Nuclear Deal.

04 September 2014
01 May 2014