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Brazilian Envoy to Israel Presents Credentials to President

Nelson Tabajara de Oliviera, new Brazilian Ambassador to Israel, today presented his credentials here to President Itzhak Ben Zvi.

President Ben Zvi told the Brazilian envoy that “having a group of Brazilians among us gives us great satisfaction.” He recalled the fact that the President of Brazil visited Israel a few years ago, and expressed the hope that Israeli-Brazilian relations in the future will embrace not only the cultural but also the economic spheres.