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11315588_m featureIndia and Israel will increase the cooperation on homeland security issues. Confronted with “challenging neighborhoods,” India and Israel are intensifying cooperation on Homeland Security and counter-terrorism and are involved in various projects to ensure ‘zero tolerance’ against the scourge.

Israel’s Ambassador to India, Alon Ushpiz, said in an interaction with United News of India (UNI) journalists that both countries have a “very challenging security environment” and the Homeland Security Department of Israel was in touch with India’s Home Ministry on security issues.

iHLS – Israel Homeland Security

The two have also signed some agreements, he said, but did not elaborate. “We have signed some agreements with the Ministry of Home Affairs. We find there is great future for us” in cooperation on security matters, he said while emphasizing on long-term security interests.