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        7/28/2011, Tammuz 26, 5771

      Israel, S. Sudan Open Diplomatic Relations

      Israel and South Sudan officially opened diplomatic relations on Thursday. With the announcement, both countries will now nominate ambassadors and attempt to find space for an embassy.

      Announcing the development, Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that “relations between the two countries will be based on solid foundations, and will be guided by principles of mutual assistance equality, and respect for each other.”

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