Bennett welcomed Hernandez to “our eternal capital, Jerusalem” and called him a true friend of Israel.
“The Jewish people have a long memory, and you will be written in the pages of history as someone who took a courageous action and the right action for the State of Israel. Thank you,” Bennett said.
Israel plans to open an embassy in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa, as well.
Hernandez, a graduate of Israel’s international leadership development program MASHAV, has long…