FM Levy Meets with Senior State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Japan

(Communicated by Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
March 30, 2000

In a meeting between Foreign Minister David Levy and the Senior State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Mr. Shozo Azuma, the visiting minister expressed encouragement to Israel on its decision to redeploy from Lebanon and said that Japan was willing to financially support Southern Lebanon in order to assist in strengthening peace.

The Japanese minister presented Foreign Minister Levy with a formal invitation to conduct a state visit to Japan.