Reports coming in indicate that
China’s Ambassador to Israel, Du Wei, has been found dead.
He lifeless body was found in his apartment north of Tel Aviv, an Israeli official told journalists.
Per the statement of the official, Israeli police had launched an investigation but initial findings suggested no foul play.
The deceased was 57 years old and was only appointed ambassador in February having previously served as envoy to Ukraine.
He was happily married with a son but his family had still to join him in Israel.
He was living in Herzliya, some 10km north of Tel Aviv.