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  1/15/2012, Tevet 20, 5772

Israel Signs Defense Pacts with Bulgaria


Defense Minister Ehud Barak and Bulgarian Defense Minister Anu Anguelov held a strategic dialogue on a wide range of issues and discussed vital areas of cooperation, Sunday afternoon in Tel Aviv.  The talks were described as productive.

In an official ceremony, two security cooperation agreements were signed by the parties. Last week, it was announced that Bulgarian security officials had thwarted a terrorist bomb attack on Israeli tourists in the southern European country.