Italian Solidarity Visit

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesperson)
3 November 2002

A delegation headed by Alfredo Biondi, Deputy Head of the Italian Parliament, is in Israel for a solidarity visit (November 1-4). The delegation is made up of 70 Members of Parliament, journalists and Jewish community leaders.

Members of the delegation will meet on Sunday (November 3) with President Katsav, MK Shimon Peres, and Jerusalem Mayor Ehud Olmert. They will also visit victims of Arab terrorism.