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Yaacov Keinan

Israeli diplomat

Yaacov Keinan, Israeli diplomat. Fellow Royl Geography Society.

Background

Keinan, Yaacov was born on April 6, 1935 in London. Son of Charles and Sadie (Rosenberg) Kenton.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, London School of Economics, 1958. First secretary Israeli embassy, Cameroun, 1969-1973. Consul Israeli Consulate General, Chicago, 1973-1976.

With Foreign Ministry Press Office, Tel Aviv, 1976-1980, 85—. Assistant director Africa Division Foreign Ministry, since 1986. Counsellor Israeli embassy, Brussels 1980-1981, London, 1981-1985.

Membership

Fellow Royl Geography Society.

Connections

Married Tirtza Goldfeld, September 29, 1959. Children: Joshua, Ruth.

father:
Charles Kenton

mother:
Sadie (Rosenberg) Kenton

spouse:
Tirtza Goldfeld

children:
Joshua Keinan

Ruth Keinan