FM Peres meets with Hungarian FM

(Communicated by the Foreign Minister’s Bureau)
August 21, 2001

During his meeting with Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martony, Foreign Minister Peres discussed the campaign to delegitimize Judaism and the State of Israel at the forthcoming anti-racism conference in Durban, South Africa.

The Hungarian Foreign Minister responded that he understands and accepts Israel’s position, and that Hungary objects to the current drafts of the proposals for the conference.