EU President Santer to Visit Israel

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
February 6, 1998

European Union President Jacques Santer will arrive in Israel tomorrow (Saturday), 7.2.98, for a three day visit until Tuesday, 10.2.98. During his visit, he will meet President Ezer Weizman, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Minister of Industry and Trade Natan Sharansky. Mr. Santer will also tour Yad Vashem, where he will announce a donation by the European Union in the sum of ECU 500,000 to develop a lexicon of Righteous Gentiles.