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Yugoslavia Determined on Friendly Relations with Israel, Envoy Says

The new Yugoslav Minister to Israel, Yvan Vucmanovic, today presented his credentials to Israel President Itzhak BenZvi. The Yugoslav envoy told the President that his government has a “sincere desire to continue the friendly relations between both countries which are rooted in recent history when both states fought against a common enemy in the second World War.”

Replying, President Ben Zvi said; “The common fight against our enemy was rooted in the spiritual semblance of both nations and I hope the friendly relations between the two states continue to flourish.”