18 April 2007
United States Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will visit Yad Vashem, accompanied by Israeli Minister of Defense Amir Peretz, tomorrow, April 19, 2007.
Following are media arrangements for the visit:
11:00: Wreath-laying ceremony, Hall of Remembrance - OPEN
Secretary Gates, Minister Peretz, Ambassador Richard Jones, Chairman of Yad Vashem Avner Shalev
11:15: Children’s Memorial - CLOSED to Cameras
11:20: Signing of the Guest Book, Exit from the Children’s Memorial - OPEN
Media who wish to cover the Secretary’s visit must arrive at the Hall of Remembrance