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Eban to Hold Talks in Washington on Joint Desalination Efforts

Israel’s Deputy Prime Minister Abba S. Eban, who is leaving for the United States Thursday on a previously scheduled trip, will explore further talks with United States Government officials in Washington regarding the announcement made last week by. President Johnson about American Israeli cooperation in research for the use of nuclear energy for desalination of sea water informed circle said here today

Officials here today saw President Johnson’s offer of cooperative research with Israel as a major factor in Israel’s development efforts.