Liberia

  • Liberia to Return Embassy to Jerusalem; Most Countries Represented in Tel Aviv

    The Liberian Government will disregard the refusal of most countries to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and will move its Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem soon, it was learned today. The Liberian ambassador, who is dean of the diplomatic corps, recently returned after seven months at home. Liberia originally had its mission in Jerusalem… More ▸

  • Israel’s Social Welfare Minister Meets with Humphrey While on Visit to Liberia

    Vice-President Hubert H. Humphrey, now on a tour of Africa, met in Liberia with Israel’s Minister of Social Welfare, and discussed matters of interest to the two countries, it was reported here today. Dr. Burg, like the Vice-President, had come to Liberia to attend the swearing-in of President William Tubman for another term of office…. More ▸

  • Liberia Expels 50 Arab Refugees for Fomenting Plots Against Israel

    Fifty Palestine Arab refugees who emigrated to Liberia several years ago, have been expelled from that country because of their activities in fomenting anti-Israel plots and spreading anti-Israel propaganda, it was reported here today. A number of other African governments are also planning similar moves against Arab refugees residing in those countries, the report stated. More ▸

  • Liberia Asks Israel for Medical Experts to Establish Eye Clinics

    Israel has accepted an invitation from President William V. S. Tubman, of Liberia, to send experts to that country to develop ophthalmic medicine, and help in the establishment of eye clinics. A leading Israel eye specialist, Professor Isaac Michaelson, of the Hebrew University Medical School, will shortly leave for Liberia to make a study and… More ▸

  • Israel Signs Agreement for $2, 500, 000 Exports to Liberia

    The Israeli Foreign Ministry and the Israeli Export Bank announced today signature of an agreement with the Mayer Investment Corporation for the financing of exports to the extent of $2, 500, 000 to Liberia. The Israeli exports will be construction equipment and building materials required far a $10, 000, 000 project in the African republic… More ▸

  • Israel Prepared to Give Technical Assistance to Liberia, Government Announces

    Israel is prepared to lend technical assistance to Liberia to aid in the development of citrus growing and other agricultural programs, it was announced here today following a conference between Israel Agriculture Minister Kaddish Luz and John Cooper, visiting Liberian Minister of Agriculture and Commerce. Mr. Cooper had high praise today for Israel’s achievements on… More ▸

  • Israel to Seek Establishment of Joint Shipping Line with Liberia

    An expansion of Israel-Liberian diplomatic and trade relations will be discussed by Israel Foreign Minister Golda Meir when she reaches Monrovia, the Liberian capital, it was revealed here today. She will discuss: the opening of a Liberian embassy in Jerusalem; the establishment of a joint Israel-Liberian shipping line, and the possibility of Israel purchasing diamonds… More ▸

  • Golda Meir to Leave This Month for Liberia, Ghana, French West Africa

    Mrs. Golda Meir, Israel’s Foreign Minister, leaves on a West African tour February 23, it was learned here today. First the Foreign Minister will go to Liberia, thence to Ghana where she will represent Israel at the new republic’s first anniversary celebrations, and afterwards he will visit French West Africa. The Israeli and Swiss Governments… More ▸

  • Golda Meir to Visit West Africa; Goes to Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria

    Israel’s Foreign Minister, Mrs. Golda Meir, will leave on a West African tour February 22, it was announced here today. During her three-week swing through Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and the French African territories, Mrs. Meir will attend celebrations in Ghana marking the first anniversary of that state’s independence. More ▸