Jerusalem: An Israeli police spokesman said the Chinese ambassador to Israel was found dead Sunday at his home on the outskirts of Tel Aviv.
The embassy website stated that he had not commented on the cause of death of Ambassador Du Wei, 57 ,. Du Wei became the Israeli ambassador in February this year.
The spokesman said, “As part of the regular procedure, the police are on site.”
Israeli television channel Channel 12 cited unidentified emergency medical personnel indicating preliminary signs that Du died of natural causes of sleep.