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Israeli Envoy to Italy Postpones Presenting Credentials to President; is Reported Ill

Israeli Minister to Italy Shlome Ginossar has postponed presenting his credentials to Italian President Luigi Einaudi because he has taken ill, it was reported today. It is customary for presentation of credentials to take place soon after a Minister-designate is received by the Foreign Minister. Mr. Gincasear had audience with Foreign Minister Carlo Sforza last week-end, and was expected to appear before the President today.