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  12/25/2013, Tevet 22, 5774

Canadian Prime Minister Harper to Visit Israel

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is scheduled to visit Israel in January and address the Knesset. A group of about 200 Canadians will join him.

Knesset Chairman MK Yuli Edelstein said, "I am pleased and proud to host the Prime Minister of Canada, a brave and true friend of Israel at the Knesset. I have no doubt that the visit is important for the celebration of the brotherhood of both countries and I believe it will strengthen the relationship between us."

Prime Minister Harper is scheduled to arrive on January 20th.