Barak congratulates Panetta, praises US security ties

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 27, 2011 22:47

Defense Minister Ehud Barak spoke with US Secretary of Defense nominee Leon Panetta on Wednesday to congratulate him on his nomination to the top Pentagon post.

"I'm sure that the security relations between the United States and Israel will continue to be good and will strengthen and deepen," Barak said. "The relationship between the two countries is very important for Israel's security."


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