06 February 2005
US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, accompanied by Israeli Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom, will visit Yad Vashem today, February 6, 2005. Following are press arrangements for her visit:
15:45: Arrival at Main Entrance -- POOL STILLS ONLY
15:50: Wreath-laying ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance -- OPEN
16:10: Signing of the Guest Book, exit to the Children’s Memorial -- OPEN
The Secretary will not take questions during her visit to Yad Vashem.
Pool arrangements are as follows:
Stills: AP Brennan Linseley 02 537 5588
Journalists who wish to cover the Secretary’s visit are required to arrive at Yad Vashem (main entrance) by 15:00 and have a valid 2005 GPO card.