PM Netanyahu speaks with Chinese Ambassador to Israel Gao Yanping

 

PM Netanyahu (GPO archive photo)

(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Thursday, 18 October 2012), spoke with Chinese Ambassador to Israel Gao Yanping  on the occasion of China’s National Day.

They discussed the recent progress in bilateral relations  and Matan Vilnai’s taking office as Israel’s Ambassador to China. The Prime Minister told the Ambassador, "The relationship with China is in the national interest of the State of Israel."