Mehta, a Zoroastrian, made headlines in 1991, when he made a special trip to Israel from a foreign engagement to conduct the orchestra during the Gulf War, when Israel was being attacked by missiles from Iraq.
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One of the new ambassadors will be from Jordan, which has not had an ambassador in Israel for two years and two months. Other new ambassadors will come from Armenia, Egypt, Italy, Ivory Coast and Malta.
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