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Source: Italy
15 March 2017


Mission by Minister Alfano to Israel and Palestine

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano, will go on mission to Israel and Palestine on Wednesday, 15 March.

At 9 a.m. local Tel Aviv time, Minister Alfano will meet with the leader of Israeli opposition, Isaac Herzog, and immediately after, following a meeting with the media, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

The agenda subsequently schedules a meeting with the President of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, at the residence of the President of the State of Israel, preceded by a meeting with the media.

From approximately 1:15 to 2:15 p.m., Minister Alfano will pay a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial, followed by a meeting with the Italian media.

In the afternoon, Mr Alfano will go to Ramallah where he is scheduled to meet with his Palestinian counterpart, Riyad al-Malki, at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be followed by a joint press conference.

Next on Mr Alfano’s agenda is a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

During his visit, Foreign Minister Alfano will confirm Italy’s intention to contribute to rebuilding the political horizon for a two State solution, the only road considered to be viable, while expressing Italy’s commitment to support the resumption of direct negotiations between the Parties.

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