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