During a meeting with Chad’s President, Idriss Déby, Israeli President, Reuven Rivlin, commended the renewal of ties with the African country.
Below are some of Reuven Rivlin’s quotes on the matter.
“It is a great honor to welcome you here to Beit HaNasi in Jerusalem. This is a historical visit.” – Reuven Rivlin, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 25 November 2018
“We are delighted to renew links with Chad after too many years.” – Reuven Rivlin, Ynet News, 25 November 2018
“Chad is an important country, a country that fights terror, and Israel is at your side in this just war. We see great importance in developing relations with Africa, the cradle of civilization. For us, Africa is the future, Chad is the future, and Israel wants to share its experience with you.” – Reuven Rivlin, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 25 November 2018