Jerusalem, 18 December 1994


(Communicated by the Cabinet Secretariat)

At the weekly Cabinet meeting, today (Sunday), 18.12.94:

1. Sitting as the Ministerial Committee on National Security, the Cabinet was briefed by the Prime Minister and security officials.

2. The Prime Minister briefed the Cabinet on his visit to Japan and the Republic of (South) Korea, and on his talks with their government and economic leaders.

3. The Cabinet approved the 11.12.94 agreement between Government representatives (Ministers Shohat, Shahal, and Rubinstein) and the heads of Druze and Circassian local councils regarding both the implementation of the previous Government’s decision on equality between Druze and Circassian communities and Jewish development towns, and the allocation of the resources required for this purpose.

4. The Cabinet ratified a scientific and technological cooperation agreement with Austria.