Jordanian Princess Visits Israeli Army

Published July 4th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

Jordan's Princess Aisha, the commander of the kingdom's female army units, was welcomed Tuesday in Israel by her counterpart Colonel Suzie Young, the Israeli army said. 

Aisha, daughter of the late king Hussein would meet with Israeli army chief of staff Shaul Mofaz and visit a number of Israeli army bases before returning to Jordan on Wednesday, the army said. 

The princess made her first visit to Israel in 1997, when she showed interest in how Israel incorporated women into its armed forces - OCCUPIED JERUSALEM (AFP) 

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