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Netanyahu Welcomes Delegation from Chad to Jerusalem

September 9, 2020
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Prime Minister Netanyahu meets with Chad President Idriss Deby for the first time in 2018

Wednesday, 9 September 2020 | Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, [on Tuesday] at the prime minister’s office in Jerusalem, met with Chad Cabinet Chairman Abdelkerim Deby and head of the Chad intelligence service, Ahmed Kogri.

The prime minister discussed with them the appointment of ambassadors and the opening of representations, including the possibility of opening an embassy in Jerusalem. They also discussed strengthening bilateral cooperation in a range of areas, including the war on terrorism, cyber, water and agriculture.

Prime Minister Netanyahu [said] at the start of the meeting: “The most important thing is give my warmest regards to your father and to the people of Chad. I mentioned our relations in the discussions about beginning peace with the Emirates. I mention it and I want to do more than mention it. I want to be able to advance it even further. So welcome. It’s good to see you.”

During the day, the delegation from Chad met with NSC head Meir Ben-Shabbat and Prime Minister’s Office Acting Director General Ronen Peretz and also held a series of meetings with other officials.

Posted on September 9, 2020

Source: (This press release was originally published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on September 8, 2020. Time-related language has been modified to reflect our publication today. See original article at this link.)

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