On 19–22 September 2011 the Israel State Archives hosted representatives of 20 countries at the 11th international conference of editors of diplomatic documents, which was held at the Inbal Hotel in Jerusalem. The Israel State Archives is the only national archives to publish a series on foreign relations, the “Documents on the Foreign Policy of Israel” series. The conference was organized with the help of the Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
At the conference the delegates discussed recent progress in their projects and the latest advances in the field of diplomatic publishing. Sessions were devoted to the 150th anniversary of the “Foreign Relations of the United States” series and to the subject of “The Mediterranean Basin in Diplomacy in the 1960s and 1970s”.