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    US Deputy Secretary for Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will visit Israel to examine bilateral cybersecurity cooperation, the Department of Homeland Security announced in a press release on Friday.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US Deputy Secretary for Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will visit Israel from June 18 to June 22 to examine cybersecurity cooperation and other topics important to the two nations, the Department of Homeland Security announced in a press release on Friday.

    Mayorkas will "meet with Israeli counterparts to discuss a range of homeland security-related issues, including cybersecurity, law enforcement cooperation, and aviation security," the release explained.

    Mayorkas will also deliver remarks at the 6th Annual Cybersecurity Conference during Cyber Week 2016 in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, the release noted.

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