Lapid takes off for New York: I'll make Israel's voice heard at the United Nations

Published date20 September 2022
Publication titleIsrael National News (Israel)
Before departing, Lapid said, "I am leaving this evening for a diplomatic visit which will include meetings with the heads of countries and with Jewish leaders."

"On Thursday I will represent Israel at the United Nations General Assembly," added the Prime Minister, who said that from there, "the voice of the State of Israel will be heard: Our right to security and our aspirations for peace, as well as Israel's contribution to regional stability and international partnerships."

During the visit to New York, the Prime Minister is expected to meet British Prime Minister Elizabeth Truss, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis. In addition, Lapid will meet with UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres.

The Prime Minister will also meet the heads of the main organizations of the Jewish communities in North America. Lapid will...

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