- Title: Merkel receives Israeli President Reuven Rivlin for closed-door talks in Berlin
- Date: 7th September 2017
- Summary: BERLIN, GERMANY (SEPTEMBER 7, 2017) (REUTERS) VARIOUS OF GERMAN, ISRAELI AND EUROPEAN UNION FLAGS FLYING, PARLIAMENT BUILDING IN BACKGROUND MOTORCADE CARRYING ISRAELI PRESIDENT REUVEN RIVLIN ARRIVING AT CHANCELLOR'S OFFICE, GERMAN CHANCELLOR ANGELA MERKEL WELCOMING RIVLIN, THEY POSE FOR CAMERAS AND THEN ENTER BUILDING PHOTOGRAPHER GERMAN AND ISRAELI FLAGS FLYING
- Embargoed: 21st September 2017 11:05
- Keywords: Merkel Israel Rivlin president talks meeting Berlin
- Location: BERLIN, GERMANY
- City: BERLIN, GERMANY
- Country: Germany
- Topics: Diplomacy/Foreign Policy,Government/Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA0016XLHEFB
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text:German Chancellor Angela Merkel received Israeli President Reuven Rivlin for closed -door talks in Berlin on Thursday (September 7).
The meeting came one day after Rivlin attended the official opening in Munich of a memorial dedicated to the victims of the 1972 Olympic Games attack in which 11 Israeli athletes were killed by Palestinian gunmen.
Merkel and Rivlin were not expected to hold a news conference following their meeting.
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