(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with visiting Indian President Pranab Mukherjee in Jerusalem on Thursday. According to a Prime Minister’s Office statement, Netanyahu and Mukherjee discussed bilateral cooperation in the fields of security, technology, innovation, and agriculture.
Other topics of discussion included counterterrorism and advanced policing methods. Netanyahu and Mukherjee agreed to bolster bilateral cooperation between Israel and India, including ministerial visits. Mukherjee also invited Netanyahu to make an official visit to India. Netanyahu thanked Mukherjee for the invitation and said he would be happy to accept it.