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  Shvat 6, 5773 , 17/01/13

'A Blow to Israel is like a Blow to Bulgaria'

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolayֲ Mladenov visited the Western Wall of the Temple in Jerusalem on Thursday. During his visit , he told reporters that he came to Israel "to help opposite Iran so that it will stop its nuclear armament without a war. An attack on Israel is like an attack on Bulgaria and our friendship with you is firm and strong."

Mladenov was moved by the prayer at the holy site and talked about the blossoming Jewish community in his country.

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