Acting FM Ben-Ami to Meet with President of France

(Communicated by Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
September 17, 2000

Acting Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben-Ami will meet in Paris with French President Jacques Chirac (September 19) on his way home from the UN General Assembly. Ben-Ami will discuss with him the state of the peace negotiations.

France, which currently holds the Presidency of the EU, has a vital role to play in the peace process. Minister Ben-Ami will discuss with President Chirac ideas related to the talks he held in Washington and in New York.