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    NOW ON A TOUR OF ISRAEL, FORMER WEST GERMAN DEFENCE MINISTER JOSEF STRAUSS, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) VISITED THE WEIZMANN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE.

  • Description

    NOW ON A TOUR OF ISRAEL, FORMER WEST GERMAN DEFENCE MINISTER JOSEF STRAUSS, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) VISITED THE WEIZMANN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE.HE WAS MET BY THE ISRAELI EDUCATION MINISTER, ABBA EBAN, WHO IS ALSO PRESIDENT OF THE INSTITUTE, AND LATER PAID TRIBUTE AT THE MEMORIAL TO ITS FOUNDER.

    HERR STRAUSS WAS TAKEN OVER THE NEVE RUBIN ATOMIC REACTOR BY PROFESSOR BERGMANN, PRESIDENT OF THE COUNTRY'S ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION.THERE, HERR STRAUSS AND HIS WIFE DISCUSSED THE COMMISSION'S WORK WITH SEVERAL SCIENTISTS.

    IN SPITE OF A PARTLY HOSTILE PRESS, THE ISRAELI GOVERNMENT IS CARRYING THROUGH ITS PROGRAMME OF HOSPITALITY TO ITS WEST GERMAN GUEST.GOOD RELATIONS WITH WEST GERMANY HAVE BEEN A MAJOR CONCERN OF MR.BEN-GURION FOR SOME YEARS.AND AT A PRESS CONFERENCE THREE DAYS AFTER HIS ARRIVAL, HERR STRAUSS SAID THAT THE TIME HAD COME TO "NORMALISE" RELATIONS BETWEEN WESTERN GERMANY AND ISRAEL.HE ADDED THAT HE MEANT BY THIS THE SETTING-UP OF EMBASSIES IN BOTH COUNTRIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8WMSLOAKU7V0OU0WGC1YO6TFC
    Media URN:
    VLVA8WMSLOAKU7V0OU0WGC1YO6TFC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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