French FM Vedrine to Visit Israel

(Communicated by Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
6 October 1999

French Foreign Minister Hubert Vedrine will make a 3-day visit to Israel between 8-10.10.99, accompanied by French MPs, senior advisors to French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin and other government officials.

During his visit, FM Vedrine will meet President Ezer Weizman, Prime Minister Ehud Barak, Foreign Minister David Levy, other ministers and MKs. They will discuss issues relating to the peace process, and bilateral and Israeli-European Union affairs.

The visit follows Prime Minister Baraks visit to Paris last month.