September 25, 2023

Pres. Weah receives Friends of Zion Award

Israel – Liberia President, George Manneh Weah has been honored with the Friends of Zion award, one of Israel’s most prestigious honors given to notable figures who uphold the rights and ideals of the Jewish State of Israel.

On Wednesday, July 5, 2023, at the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem, the Liberian president was presented with the award.

Michael Evans, the president of FOZ, who gave the award, recalled President Weah’s unflinching support for the Jewish people and the State of Israel throughout the world, including at the United Nations and other fora.

Eli Cohen, the foreign minister of Israel, praised President Weah for his fight for world peace and security as well as his support of the Jewish people and the tremendous work being done in Liberia. Minister Cohen promised Israel’s unwavering commitment to President Weah and the people of Liberia.

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