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Message from Queen Elizabeth II to President-elect of Israel Rivlin

Ambassador Matthew Gould handed a message from Queen Elizabeth II to President-elect of Israel, Reuven 'Ruby' Rivlin.

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I send my warm congratulations to you on your election as President of the State of Israel. I am sure that the strong relations and close ties of friendship between our two countries will continue during your term of office.

I extend to you and the people of Israel, my best wishes for a peaceful and prosperous future.

Elizabeth R

Published 17 June 2014