Mr Jiang is the first Chinese president to visit Israel

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 13 April, 2000, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 13 April, 2000, 12:00am

Mr Jiang is the first Chinese president to visit Israel. During his five-day stay, he will also visit the Palestinian territories and make a brief trip to Egypt.


Mr Jiang will head to Turkey and then Greece between April 21 and 24, before making the first visit by a Chinese president to South Africa between April 24 and 27.