ISRAELI PRESIDENT KATSAV AND GERMAN CHANCELLOR SCHROEDER EXCHANGE
HANDSHAKE IN BERLIN.
Israeli President Moshe Katzav (L) and German Chancellor Gerhard
Schroeder exchange a handshake during a joint news conference following
their talks in the Chancellery in Berlin December 9, 2002. Katsav is on
the second day of a three-day visit to Germany and is expected to renew
Israel's request for armoured personnel carriers. REUTERS/Alexandra