Visit to Japan of His Excellency Mr. Ehud Olmert, Prime Minister of the State of Israel And Mrs. Aliza Olmert

February 8, 2008

 His Excellency Mr. Ehud Olmert, Prime Minister of the State of Israel, and Mrs. Olmert will pay an Official Working Visit to Japan from 25 February to 28 February, 2008.

 During their stay in Japan, Prime Minister and Mrs. Olmert will be received in audience by Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan.

 Mr. Yasuo Fukuda, Prime Minister of Japan will hold a meeting with the Prime Minister.

 The visit of the Prime Minister and Mrs. Olmert will further strengthen the friendly relations between Japan and the State of Israel, and is important in the context of Japan’s contribution to the Middle East Peace Process. The Government of Japan sincerely welcomes the visit.

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