Yoman Carmel Herzeliyya 350, 1962

Prime Minister of Denmark Viggo Kampmann Visits Jerusalem and Inaugurates Denmark Square

1962
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Prime Minister of Denmark Viggo Kampmann and his wife meet with President of Israel Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, his wife Rachel Yanait, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Golda Meir at the Presidents House in Jerusalem. Kampmann browses through the guestbook. Children on the roadsides wave Denmark flags as the Danish and his Israeli hosts drive to Beit HaKerem neighborhood in the capital. At the inauguration ceremony of the Denmark Square in the neighborhood, Kampmann unveils the sign. Finally, Mayor Mordechai Ish-Shalom, Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion, and Kampmann give speeches.

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