Shenhar named FSM's Honorary Consul in Israel
PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): January 22, 2004 - On January 13 2004, President Joseph J. Urusemal officially recognized Shimon Shenhar as the Honorary Consul for the Federated States of Micronesia in the State of Israel.
Honorary Consul Shenhar is Israel's first appointee to the FSM since establishing diplomatic relations in November 1988. Aside from the Pacific Island countries, Israel was the second international country to officially establish diplomatic relations with FSM, United States was the first. The State of Israel's Honorary Consul in the FSM is Reed Oliver whose duties were officially honored in October 2003.
The official document for Honorary Consul Shenhar is as follows:
The document was signed and dated by President Urusemal.
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