(Communicated by the Bureau of Deputy Foreign Minister Ayalon)
Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg and Deputy Foreign Minister Daniel Ayalon headed the U.S.-Israel Strategic Dialogue February 25. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the dialogue at the Ministry in Jerusalem with the participation of senior U.S. and Israeli interagency representatives.
The Dialogue provided an opportunity for in-depth discussion of a range of regional and international issues, thereby further strengthening the close strategic cooperation between our two countries.
This event continues the series of strategic dialogues which the United States and Israel have held on an ongoing basis over the years and which will continue in the future.
The next high-level dialogue will take place in Washington, DC in the second part of this year.