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Israel Minister to Moscow Tenders Reception at Legation; Honors Visiting Official

Israel Minister to Moscow Mordecal Namir last night gave a reception at the Israel legation in honor of Dr. Shmuel Eliashev, head of the Israel Foreign Ministry’s East European Division, who is now visiting here.

The affair was attended by over 100 members of Moscow’s diplomatic colony. Among the guests were; American Ambassador Alan G. Kirk, British Ambassador Sir David Kelly, a number of Ministers from the British Dominions, the Italian Ambassador and the Turkish charge d’affaires. The Soviet Government was represented by I. Molochkov, chief of protocol, and Pavel Yershov, Soviet Minister to Tel Aviv, who is now here on vacation.