FM Liberman will attend the opening of the new Israeli consulate in Munich a memorial ceremony for the Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

 FM Liberman to visit Germany

 

FM Liberman meets with German FM Westerwelle in Berlin-Oct 2010 (Photo: MFA)

(Communicated by the Foreign Minister’s Bureau)

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Avigdor Liberman will leave on Wednesday evening (April 6) for Germany.

On April 7, Foreign Minister  Liberman will meet with German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle and will take part in the annual Axel Springer conference which will discuss Israel’s relations with Europe. Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini will also attend the conference. The three foreign ministers will issue statements to the press following the conference.

On Friday, April 8, FM Liberman will attend the opening of the new Israeli consulate in Munich together with Bavarian Prime Minister Horst Seehofer. At the ceremony, Liberman and Seehofer will sign a joint declaration. Afterwards, Liberman will visit the Olympic village in Munich and attend a memorial ceremony for the Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Former Israeli track athlete Esther Rot will also attend.