Israel Gets Ready to Receive Arab Journalists including Saudis and Iraqis
2019-07-22 - 9:24 p
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz announced in a statement on Sunday that a delegation of 6 Arab journalists, including a Saudi and an Iraqi, will visit Israel.
Katz explained in the statement that the aim of this event organized by the foreign affairs ministry is to "expose the journalists to Israeli positions on diplomatic and geopolitical issues".
Jordan will also take part in this visit, according to the ministry.
The tour includes a visit to Jerusalem's Holocaust memorial, the parliament and a number of holy sites.
Israeli journalists participated late June in Bahrain conference, where the economic aspect of the U.S. plan for the Arab-Israeli conflict was proposed, noting that Palestinians refused to participate in the conference.