To mark Europe Day 2019, the EU Delegation to Israel held an official event at the Eurovision village in Tel Aviv. At the reception, special addresses were given by President of Israel, Mr. Reuven 'Ruvi' Rivlin, Mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo, Ron Huldai, and EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret.
"The EU will remain an important partner for Israel as we celebrate 60 years of diplomatic relations and friendship. We remain committed to peace in the region, and believe it is possible through meaningful negotiations towards a two state solution. The EU reiterates its fundamental commitment to the security of Israel." EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret.