German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer will arrive on August 30 for a one-day working visit, as the guest of FM Silvan Shalom, as part of his tour of the region.

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)

German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer will arrive tomorrow, August 30, for a one-day working visit, as the guest of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom, as part of his tour of the region.

During the visit, Foreign Minister Fischer will meet with Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom, the Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz and the leader of the opposition Shimon Peres.

During the meetings, Foreign Minister Fischer will discuss Israel-Europe relations, bilateral issues and the peace process.