In addition to his political career, Luis de Carvajal y de la Cueva was probably a slave trader, and the first Spanish person to cross the lower Rio Grande into Texas from Mexico.
Mexico's president was polite when speaking with President Rivlin by phone but clear that his country is not likely to 'forgive and forget' so fast.
Things started to get rough in Jerusalem when the foreign ministry was receiving panicky messages from heads of the Jewish community in Mexico.
Latin American academic leaders from 20 universities toured Israel and signed cooperative agreements with Hebrew University this week.
PM Netanyahu and Honduran Pres. Hernandez agreed to tighten bilateral, security and technological ties.
The president of Guatemala was received warmly by PM Netanyahu and both focused on improving bilateral ties.
Al Jazeera claims that Yasser Arafat and Fidel Castro developed close diplomatic and personal ties, and Castro invited Arafat to Cuba "at least eight times," each time welcoming the PLO terrorist "like he was a head of state."
When it opens officially, in early 2017, the museum's permanent collection will focus on the "Holocaust by Bullets."
Israeli Jewish leaders and lawmakers across the board are livid over the UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem.
PM Netanyahu invited members of UNESCO to take a trip to the Arch of Titus to view the treasures of the Holy Temple and refresh their historic memories.
A new smuggler tunnel has been found by police, running between Mexico under the border to the USA.
President Reuven Rivlin and his counterpart from Uruguay enjoyed a cordial conversation in Jerusalem, agreeing on numerous points.
"Be careful about soups and all other side dishes since Cubans like to use pork in just about everything."
Hassan Nasrallah vowed to keep a “very low profile inside of Cuba.”
Israel is also planning to close its embassy in Minsk, to be followed by the closing down of the Belarus mission to Tel Aviv.