TRENTON - Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) is in Israel for a weeklong visit which also falls on Holy Week.

The governor's agenda for Tuesday includes a meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres as well as a Holocaust Wreath Remembrance Ceremony.

Gov. Christie, who is with his family, will also visit the Israel Center for Excellence in Education.

Members of the New Jersey Delegation as well as the governor will also meet with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries at a roundtable meeting.Office of the Governor - Visit to Israel