Gideon Meir (Hebrew: גדעון מאיר) (8 January 1947 – 15 February 2021) was an Israeli politician. He was the Ambassador to Italy and Malta from 2006 until 2012. He drafted the Egypt–Israel peace treaty in 1979. Meir was born in Jerusalem.
Meir died of cancer on 15 February 2021 in Jerusalem, a month after his 74th birthday.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Berman, Lazar (15 February 2021). "Veteran diplomat Gideon Meir dies at 74". The Times of Israel. Jerusalem. Retrieved 16 February 2021.
Other websites[change | change source]
- "Gideon Meir quotes". thinkexist.com. Archived from the original on 2013-02-04. Retrieved 2021-02-16.
- "Statement by Foreign Ministry Deputy DG Gideon Meir". Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs. July 13, 2006. Statement at the start of the 2006 Lebanon War.
- Diplomatic secrets from ambassador Gideon Meir