Geva Newsreel 211, 1960

President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi Sets for a Cruise on the Jerusalem Ship

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Directed by: Unknown
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi and his wife Rachel Yanait Ben-Zvi leave for a 9-day vacation aborad the ship Jerusalem to visit Naples and Marseille. In a formal ceremony, the president is sent off by Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion and Knesset Speaker Kaddish Luz. The President surveys a guard of honor composed of police officers. A farewell event is held aboard, attended by the diplomatic staff in Israel, including veteran diplomat USSR Ambassador Michael Budrov, members of the Jewish Agency management and public representatives. Yosef Carmel The military secretary of the president, will join the journey. The president and his wife wave goodbye from the ships deck to the large crowd gathered.


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