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  • Ivory Coast UN Envoy Hopes Israeli-african Ties Will Be Restored

    Addressing a World Jewish Congress group here, the Ivory Coast Ambassador to the United Nations, Amoakon-Edjampan Thiemele, expressed the hope that the peace treaty between Israel and Egypt and all subsequent decisions would be followed by the eventual restoration of diplomatic relations between African countries and Israel. “Israel has maintained good commercial relations with many… More ▸

  • Three Israeli Civilian Flyers Killed in Plane Crash Near Ivory Coast

    The death of three Israeli civilian flyers in a plane crash in the sea near Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Monday, was confirmed here today. They were identified in reports from London and Brussels as Itzhak Peled and Efraim Bar-Erez, both pilots, and Shimon Harouzi, a flight engineer. They were ferrying an executive jet from Lagos, Nigeria… More ▸

  • Allon, Ivory Coast Leader Hold Unannounced Talks on the Mideast

    Israeli Foreign Minister Yigal Allan and Ivory Coast President Felix Houphouet-Boigny met here today for unannounced talks on the Middle East crisis. An Israeli Embassy spokesman said their two sessions together, which spanned over two hours, had been fruitful. He indicated that further meetings of this type could follow Israel’s general elections next week. The… More ▸

  • Israeli-ivory Coast Leaders’ Meeting for 3 1/2 Hours Described As Congenial

    Premier Golda Meir of Israel and President Felix Houphouet-Boigny of Ivory Coast met today for three-and-a-half hours at the President’s villa on the outskirts of Geneva. The meeting, billed officially as “a general review of relations between the two countries and the Middle East situation” was shrouded in secrecy and little information was disclosed after… More ▸

  • Mrs. Meir Meeting with President of Ivory Coast on Israeli-african Relations

    Israeli Premier Golda Meir arrived here today for talks with Ivory Coast President Felix Houphouet-Boigny on the future of African-Israeli relations. Mrs. Meir arrived at Cointrin Airport this morning amidst top security precautions taken by city and military police. She arrived from Rome where she met yesterday with Pope Paul VI and top Italian government… More ▸

  • Israel Signs Five-year Trade Pact with African Ivory Coast

    An agreement for $4,000,000 in trade each way by Israel and the Ivory Coast was signed within the framework of a five-year trade pact initiated by Finance Minister Pinhas Sapir, the Ministry announced today. The Finance Minister signed the five-year agreement during his visit last January to the African country. More ▸

  • Israel and Ivory Coast Sign Treaty of Mutual Friendship and Aid

    Israel and the Ivory Coast signed yesterday a treaty of mutual friendship and agreement for cultural and technical cooperation as the highlight of the current state visit of President Felix Houphouet-Boigny. The Ivory Coast President joined with Israel President Ben-Zvi in planting the first saplings in a 10,000-tree forest which is a personal gift of… More ▸

  • Preside Nt of Ivory Coast Decorates Ben-gurion and Golda Meir

    Continuing his 10-day official visit to Israel, begun Sunday, President Felix Houphouet-Boigny, of the Ivory Coast, today presented his Government’s high decoration, the Grand Cross of the Ivory Coast National Order, to Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion and Foreign Minister Golda Meir. The African republic’s President was deeply moved last night when Rabbi Sopher, head of… More ▸