British Foreign Secretary to Visit Israel

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
March 16, 1998

British Foreign Secretary Robin Cook will conduct an official visit in Israel on March 17-18, under the framework of the British presidency of the European Union. He will be accompanied by Miguel Moratinos, EU special envoy to the Middle East.

Foreign Secretary Cook will meet tomorrow (March 17) with the President (18:00), the Prime Minister (19:00), and the Defense Minister (17:00).