Netanyahus leave for historical London event

PM Netanyahu and his wife Sara to mark 100 years since historical Balfour Declaration in London, hold diplomatic and economic meetings.

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Chana Roberts,

Binyamin and Sara Netanyahu
Binyamin and Sara Netanyahu
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Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara will leave for London on Wednesday evening.

Their departure will immediately follow the special Knesset session in memory of former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. In London, PM Netanyahu will attend the event marking 100 years since the Balfour Declaration and hold diplomatic and economic meetings.

On Thursday, the Prime Minister will meet with UK Prime Minister Theresa May and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. In the evening, Netanyahu and his wife will – at the invitation of Lord Rothschild – attend the event marking 100 years since the Balfour Declaration.

UK Prime Minister May, senior officials and members of the Balfour family will also attend.

On Friday morning, PM Netanyahu will address Chatham House – The Royal Institute of International Affairs -- and then take questions. He and his wife will also attend an economic event at the London Stock Exchange, where he will open trading and meet with dozens of British corporate leaders.

On Sunday morning PM Netanyahu will meet with British Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis and British Jewish community leaders.

The Netanyahus will return to Israel on Sunday.








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