(Communicated by the GPO and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
The Government Press Office and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have, today (Wednesday, 21 November 2012), opened a press center in Ashkelon in order to better assist the international and Israeli press in covering Operation Pillar of Defense from southern Israel.
The press center is currently open and will operate from the lobby of the Holiday Inn Ashkelon<http://www.
The press center will organize daily briefings, press tours, provide current information updates and is here to respond to press requests. The center may be contacted at 08-6748802 orIsraelpresscenter@mfa.gov.il<
Representatives at the press center include:
Nitzan Chen, Government Press Office Director, 050-6236213
Akiva Tor, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 050-6203968
Miri Belisha, Government Press Office, 050-6205402.