03 March 2011
The President of Chile H.E. Sebastian Pinera, accompanied by First Lady Cecilia Morel de Pinera, will visit Yad Vashem on Sunday, March 6, 2011.
Following are media arrangements for his visit:
9:30: Arrival and tour of the Holocaust History Museum: CLOSED to cameras
Hall of Names: PHOTO-OP: POOL
10:40: Memorial Ceremony, Hall of Remembrance, with the participation of Rabbi Israel Meir Lau, Chairman of the Yad Vashem Council: OPEN
10:45: Children’s Memorial: Closed to Cameras
10:50: Signing of the Guest Book: OPEN
POOL: Foreign Press Stills: Reuters
Israel Press Stills: Flash 90
Media interested in covering the President’s visit must arrive at the Hall of Remembrance at Yad Vashem by 10:15, with a valid GPO card.