Chinese Ambassador to Israel, Du Wei found dead in his apartment in Herzlija, near Tel Aviv, Israel.
His death comes just two days after he condemned comments by visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who denounced Chinese investments in Israel and accused China of hiding information about the coronavirus pandemic.
No cause of death was given, and Israeli police on Sunday said it had opened an investigation.
The 58-year-old father of One was appointed as China’s envoy to Israel in February ,2020.
Du Wei was former ambassador to Ukraine before taken his appoint in Israel.
He is survived by a wife and son, both of whom were not in Israel.