Visit of José Manuel Barroso to Israel: meeting with Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Prime Minister, joint press statement, signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding to strengthen scientific cooperation
End production: 09/07/2012 First transmission: 09/07/2012
On 9 July 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, paid a visit to Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Prime Minister, in Jerusalem.
On this occasion, the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the Israel Ministry of Energy and Water Resources signed a Memorandum of Understanding to deepen their scientific cooperation in the fields of energy, with a particular focus on clean energy, and water desalination.
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||"Prime Minister's Office" sign, in Jerusalem
||Exterior views of the Israeli Prime Minister's Office (2 shots)
||Meeting between José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli Prime Minister
||Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding by Dominique Ristori, Director General of the Joint Research Centre (JRC), for the EU, and by Shaul Zemach, Director General of the Israeli Ministry of Energy and Water Resources, for Israel (2 shots)
||Benjamin Netanyahu and José Manuel Barroso