Mr. Cornelius Berkhouver, President of the European Parliament, and Mrs. B., accompanied by Monsieur Louis?
Mr. Cornelius Berkhouver, President of the European Parliament, and Mrs. B., accompanied by Monsieur Louis Maury, Secr. General du Groupes des Liberaux au Parliament Europeain, visited this morning Israel's Knesset and were received by the Speaker of the House, Mr. Yeshayahu (Jesaiah). On arrival, the guests, accompanied by a FO official, were greeted by Mr. N. Lorch, Knesset Clerk (with glasses) and the Sgt-at-Arms of the House. The Dutch flag was raised as the guests approached the Knesset Guard of Honour and Mr. Berkhouwer then laid a wreath at the memorial flame outside Knesset building. In his office, Mr. Yeshayahu received the guests, who, together with the Knesset Clerk, sat down for a short talk. The speaker later entertained the visitors for lunch and in the evening Mr. B. gave a press conference at the King David Hotel. Tomorrow Mr. B. is scheduled to call on Israel's president and see the Dep. PM and FM Allon as well as Israel's PM Mr. Yitzhak Rabin.