Former envoy to Egypt to serve as interim ambassador to Morocco — official

Israel’s former ambassador to Egypt David Govrin will head the country’s Israeli mission to Morocco as a temporary appointment, a foreign ministry official says.

Govrin will serve in the interim role until an ambassador is formally appointed. He will depart for Rabat soon.

Israeli Ambassador to Egypt David Govrin at his home in Mevaseret Zion, near Jerusalem, on June 5, 2016. (Hadas Parush/Flash90)