French FM Michel Barnier will visit Israel to learn at first hand about developments in the peace process.

 French Foreign Minister to visit Israel

 

FM Shalom welcomes FM Barnier at the Foreign Ministry (Flash90)

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)

The Foreign Minister of France, Michel Barnier, will arrive in Israel for a visit on Sunday, February 6, as a guest of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom.
 
Aside from meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom, Michel Barnier will meet with Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Vice Premier Shimon Peres.

The visit is intended to enable Foreign Minister Barnier to learn at first hand about developments in the peace process. The last visit of Michel Barnier took place in October 2004.