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Secretary Udall to Visit Israel to Continue Desalination Plant Talks

U.S. Interior Secretary Stuart Udall will visit Israel to continue negotiations over the setting up of a joint U.S. Israel desalination project utilizing nuclear energy, it was announced here today by Theodor Kollek, director general of the Prime Minister’s Office, who returned here last week from a visit to Washington in connection with the project.

A Joint team of American and Israeli experts is expected to submit recommendations on the details of the project within the next few days.