Lapid ordered the LGBT flag to be hoisted outside the Foreign Ministry

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid ordered the LGBT flag to be hung outside the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem to mark Pride Month.

The foreign minister announced this in person on social media.

“For the first time ever, I ordered a pride flag outside the Foreign Ministry this morning during Pride Month. The Israeli Foreign Ministry and its staff carry a message of tolerance, brotherhood and freedom,” Yair Lapid said.