WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 6-K

                        REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
                      PURSUANT TO RULE 13A-16 OR 15D-16 OF
                       THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

                           For the Month of July, 2005

                          VOCALTEC COMMUNICATIONS LTD.
                 (Translation of registrant's name into English)

                    2 Maskit Street, Herzliya, 46733, Israel
                    (Address of principal executive offices)

     Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual
reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

               FORM 20-F    X                FORM 40-F
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information
contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the
Commission pursuant to rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

               YES                           NO     X
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If "Yes" is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant
in connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): 82-_____


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 the
Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

                                        /s/    Hugo Goldman
                                        By:    Hugo Goldman
                                        Title: Chief Financial Officer

Dated:  July 6, 2005

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A.   Press Release, dated July 5, 2005, entitled "VocalTec  99
     Announces the filing of its Annual Report on Form 20F 
     for the year ended December 31, 2004."