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diplomatic events


Official visit of the Israeli prime minister to Iceland
 in September 1962. Mr. Olafur Thors PM
 and David Ben Gurion PM


Mr. Hans Andersen, the first Icelandic ambassador to Israel,
presents his Letter of Credence to Mr. Yitzhak Ben Zvi
 president of Israel in Jerusalem 1962
 - Israel National Photo Collection
 


Mr. Gylfi  Gislason minister of industry and education
in a meeting with David Ben Gurion 1958
 - Israel National Photo Collection

 


Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson and his wife
Mr. Levi Eshkol the Israeli PM and his wife.
Far left: Mr. Abba Eban deputy minister
of foreign affairs  - Israel National Photo Collection


Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson planting
a tree in Jerusalem 1964
Mr. Benediktsson private photo archive


Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson gives a
speech in Israel 1964
Mr. Benediktsson private photo archive


The president of Iceland Mr. Asgeir Asgeirsson
 in front of the  Desert Inn Hotel in Beer Sheva 1966
 - Israel National Photo Collection
 

 


President Asgeir Asgeirsson cuts a ribbon when
 a road in Jerusalem is named Iceland in 1966
Israel National Photo Collection

 


Mr. Yitzhak Shamir the Israeli PM  and
Mr. David Oddsson the Icelandic PM at an official
visit in 1992 - Israel National Photo Collection
 


The Ambassador of Israel in Iceland, Ms. Liora Herzl presents
 her Letter of Credence to the president of Iceland
 Mr. Olafur Ragnar Grimsson at
Bessastadir on March 13. 2002


Mr. Halldor Asgrimsson Minister of Foreign Affairs
meets Mr. Ariel Sharon Prime Minister  - AP Photo 2002