Visit of Shimon Peres, President of Israel, to José Manuel Barroso: arrival and round table
Type: Visit to the Commission
End production: 07/03/2013 First transmission: 07/03/2013
On an official visit to the European Union, Shimon Peres, President of Israel, was received by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, on 7 March 2013 in Brussels.
The two leaders discussed a range of issues, including the formation of a new Israeli Government following elections held on 22 January, the strengthening of strategic relations between the European Union and Israel, the Middle East Peace Process, Syria's crisis and Iran's nuclear threat.
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||Exterior views of the European Commission Berlaymont building (2 shots)
||Arrival of Shimon Peres, President of Israel, at the VIP entrance of the European Commission building - welcome by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC (3 shots)
||Round table (4 shots)