State to finance trips for captives' families

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 1, 2007 10:12




The state will finance visits made overseas by families of kidnapped soldiers to meet with foreign diplomats, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert announced during Sunday's cabinet meeting. To date, families of captured troops have been paying for trips to round up support for the release of their loved ones independently or through donations from non-government organizations.


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