Very soon, the people of the State of Israel will welcome the
members of the Michigan Miracle Mission II. Once again, your community
has mobilized a mission of unprecedented size from the United States.
decades has stood at Israel' s side. We are happy
many of you will witness the fruits of our long and warm association as
we stand at the threshold of peace.
than to have
ur partnership entire
I can think of no finer expression of our
you among us as we begin this new era that will benefit our
To those of you who will be visiting Israel for the first time, I
wish you a special "baruch haba" -- welcome with the hope that it
will be only the beginning of many more such visits.
And to all of you, it will be my pleasure to extend a warm and
personal greeting when you are here. Until then, n' seeah tovah -- happy