Discussion of protection of the Israeli citizens and
their safety in territory of Ukraine during events which took place recently in
our state became the purpose of a meeting.
The conversation covered strengthening of protection of Embassy of
Israel in Ukraine, and protection of religious objects and that which are
related to the Jewish community.
Anti-Semitism topics were
brought up too, on what the Ukrainian party noted that such manifestations on
the territory of our state aren’t present, and work on their prevention is
Attendee discussed general
questions of safety of the Israeli citizens during annual cult events in
Cherkassy on the occasion of celebrating of days Rosh-Ha-Shana (a New Year on a
Judaic calendar). In particular, it was the question of safety of air flights
and moving by motor transport of pilgrims, and their residing in territory of
According to the Minister, it
is the cooperation between Ukrainian and Israeli police forces plays a very
Protection of public order and
safety during carrying out of cult annual pilgrimage are the essential goals
which are entrusted to the law enforcement agencies.
Hence, it is the cooperation
between Ukrainian policemen and the Israel police that plays an essential role
in safeguarding of public order during the events, Arsen Avakov noted.
Also, in May citizens of Israel
celebrate the next anniversary of Independence Day of the state. Thus, one of
questions that was risen has been accented on the organization of the events
connected with this holiday.
In conclusion, the
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Israel to Ukraine Reuven Din El
expressed his hope that their citizens and religious objects are under reliable
protection, and cooperation on fight against crime between two states will be