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The Champaign News-Gazette
Israelis, world leaders praise Peres at funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders praise Peres at funeral
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 37 minutes ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
World leaders gather to farewell Peresfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
World leaders gather to farewell Peres
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 39 minutes ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Palestine president attends Peres funeralPeres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He
Palestine president attends Peres funeral
Manila Standard Today / Posted 44 minutes ago
Peres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He joined the Zionist struggle and met David Ben-Gurion, who would become his mentor and Israel’s first prime minister. Peres became director general of the nascent... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted an hour ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Orange County Register
'A great man of Israel. A great man of the world:' Shimon Peres is laid to restwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
'A great man of Israel. A great man of the world:' Shimon Peres is laid to rest
Orange County Register / Posted 2 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Former Israeli President Peres Honored in Jerusalemwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Former Israeli President Peres Honored in Jerusalem
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Horrible historylike Ataturk, desert warriors like Arabia’s Ibn Saud, revolutionaries like Egyp
Horrible history
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 hours ago
like Ataturk, desert warriors like Arabia’s Ibn Saud, revolutionaries like Egypt’s Nasser, and state-builders like Ben-Gurion of Israel. We also meet a whole host of more peripheral figures—nationalists, communists, guerillas, polemicists,... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
‘Shimon never saw his dream of peace fulfilled’; World leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
‘Shimon never saw his dream of peace fulfilled’; World leaders gather for Peres funeral
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Israel's strip searches at airports 'illegal'herself assigned a flight with the Israeli national carrier El Al at the last m
Israel's strip searches at airports 'illegal'
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 hours ago
herself assigned a flight with the Israeli national carrier El Al at the last minute, after her Turkish Airlines flight to Ben Gurion airport was cancelled because of an attempted military coup in Turkey. "I fly many times a year but I always... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 5 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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DEBKAfile
Shimon Pere is laid to rest in Jerusalemstanding at home, which tripped him up in many of his bids for election to part
Shimon Pere is laid to rest in Jerusalem
DEBKAfile / Posted 6 hours ago
standing at home, which tripped him up in many of his bids for election to party and national leadership. With David Ben Gurion at Kibbutz Sde Boker. 1969 In 1953, David Ben Gurion appointed him Director General of the new Defense Ministry,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Obama joins world leaders in Israel for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Obama joins world leaders in Israel for Peres funeral
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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FOX News
Thousands Join World Leaders For Peres Funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Thousands Join World Leaders For Peres Funeral
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Israelis line up for Peres viewingrespects. They were joined by former President Bill Clinton, the first foreign
Israelis line up for Peres viewing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
respects. They were joined by former President Bill Clinton, the first foreign dignitary to arrive. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin laid wreaths beside the coffin early Thursday. Clinton, escorted by Rivlin and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralwho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Shimon Peres funeral draws world leaderswho eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 2
Shimon Peres funeral draws world leaders
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
who eulogized Rabin at the same spot in Jerusalem following his assassination 21 years ago. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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CBS News
"Farewell Shimon. Dear man. Great leader."for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
"Farewell Shimon. Dear man. Great leader."
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres’ optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 8 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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WALB Albany
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
WALB Albany / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeralfor the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row a
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 hours ago
for the event. In a nod to the Palestinian leader, Abbas sat in the front row at the memorial service. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the gathering of world leaders was a testament to Peres' optimism, quest for peace and love for... Read more
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CNN
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeralfour main areas -- Mount Herzl, the country's national cemetery in Jerusalem wh
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeral
CNN / Posted 9 hours ago
four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the country's national cemetery in Jerusalem where the funeral will be held, the Knesset, Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv and at hotels where world leaders will stay. The security around the funeral is "obviously... Read more
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Inquirier.net
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peresafter the ceremony. He and Clinton were scheduled to speak, along with Israeli
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
after the ceremony. He and Clinton were scheduled to speak, along with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and parliament speaker Yuli Edelstein. Others to speak include renowned writer Amos Oz as well as Peres’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Leaders gather for funeral of Israeli Prime Minister Shimon PeresHollande, German President Joachim Gauck and Britain's Prince Charles attending
Leaders gather for funeral of Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Hollande, German President Joachim Gauck and Britain's Prince Charles attending. Most will be arriving at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport and travelling the 40 minutes by road to Jerusalem, and President Obama and his Canadian counterpart... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peresafter the ceremony. He and Clinton were scheduled to speak, along with Israeli
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 hours ago
after the ceremony. He and Clinton were scheduled to speak, along with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and parliament speaker Yuli Edelstein. Others to speak include renowned writer Amos Oz as well as Peres's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate PeresPeres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 hours ago
Peres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He joined the Zionist struggle and met David Ben-Gurion, who would become his mentor and Israel's first prime minister. Peres became director general of the nascent... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Unbearable Smallness of Benjamin Netanyahucinema—the country is excelling. But to Israeli politics go the mediocrities.
The Unbearable Smallness of Benjamin Netanyahu
The Atlantic / Posted 12 hours ago
cinema—the country is excelling. But to Israeli politics go the mediocrities. Related Story The chief mediocrity is Benjamin Netanyahu, the prime minister, and the spiritual nemesis of Peres. It is Netanyahu who symbolizes the Israel of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate PeresPeres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
Peres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He joined the Zionist struggle and met David Ben-Gurion, who would become his mentor and Israel's first prime minister. Peres became director general of the nascent... Read more
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Rappler
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate PeresPeres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
Rappler / Posted 13 hours ago
Peres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He joined the Zionist struggle and met David Ben-Gurion, who would become his mentor and Israel's first prime minister. Peres became director general of the nascent... Read more
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CBC.ca
The funeral for Shimon PeresRona Ambrose. Peres died Wednesday at the age of 93. He had suffered a stroke
The funeral for Shimon Peres
CBC.ca / Posted 13 hours ago
Rona Ambrose. Peres died Wednesday at the age of 93. He had suffered a stroke earlier in the month. A protege of David Ben-Gurion, Israel's founding father and first prime minister, Peres served in parliament for nearly half a century, held... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate PeresPeres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He
World leaders gather for funeral of Nobel laureate Peres
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
Peres emigrated to what was then British-mandated Palestine when he was 11. He joined the Zionist struggle and met David Ben-Gurion, who would become his mentor and Israel’s first prime minister. Peres became director general of the nascent... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Shimon Peres, Former Prime Minister Of Israel, Dead At 93lawn, heralding a more hopeful era in Israeli-Palestinian relations,” Clinton s
Shimon Peres, Former Prime Minister Of Israel, Dead At 93
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
lawn, heralding a more hopeful era in Israeli-Palestinian relations,” Clinton said in a statement. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his “profound sadness” and opposition leader Isaac Herzog, the head of Labour, Peres’s longtime... Read more
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Daily Mail
8,000 officers deployed for Shimon Peres’s funeralHollande, German President Joachim Gauck and Britain's Prince Charles attending
8,000 officers deployed for Shimon Peres’s funeral
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Hollande, German President Joachim Gauck and Britain's Prince Charles attending. Most will be arriving at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport and travelling the 40 minutes by road to Jerusalem, and President Obama and his Canadian counterpart... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Bob Rae: Shimon Peres and the art of ‘consequential thinking’was once asked what he did in the French Revolution: “I survived,” he answered.
Bob Rae: Shimon Peres and the art of ‘consequential thinking’
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 17 hours ago
was once asked what he did in the French Revolution: “I survived,” he answered. Starting out as an assistant to David Ben Gurion, Peres quickly made his way to the Labour Party list for general elections, and was the boy wonder of Israeli... Read more
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CTV News
Israel pays respects to Peres as world leaders arrive for funeralrespects. They were joined by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, the first for
Israel pays respects to Peres as world leaders arrive for funeral
CTV News / Posted 19 hours ago
respects. They were joined by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, the first foreign dignitary to arrive. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin laid wreaths beside the casket early Thursday. Clinton, escorted by Rivlin and... Read more
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J Weekly
Looking at the bright side of 5776: Five feel-good stories from Israelpress office-kobi gideon Their fellow citizens rejoiced: Waving flags and singi
Looking at the bright side of 5776: Five feel-good stories from Israel
J Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
press office-kobi gideon Their fellow citizens rejoiced: Waving flags and singing patriotic songs, hundreds thronged Ben Gurion Airport to give Yarden Gerbi and Ori Sasson a hero’s welcome. The athletes were showered with flowers and hugs,... Read more
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J Weekly
Joseph Harmatz, Holocaust survivor and leader of Jewish ‘Avengers’to Jewish leaders in pre-state Israel a plan to kill as many Germans as Jews wh
Joseph Harmatz, Holocaust survivor and leader of Jewish ‘Avengers’
J Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
to Jewish leaders in pre-state Israel a plan to kill as many Germans as Jews who died in the Holocaust, figures like David Ben-Gurion were said to be appalled. “We didn’t understand why it shouldn’t be paid back,” he told the AP last month about... Read more
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J Weekly
Death of Shimon Peres, symbol of Israel’s resilience, marks end of eraoptimistic — no matter the challenges. “Shimon devoted his life to our nation
Death of Shimon Peres, symbol of Israel’s resilience, marks end of era
J Weekly / Posted 19 hours ago
optimistic — no matter the challenges. “Shimon devoted his life to our nation and to the pursuit of peace,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement. “He set his gaze on the future. He did so much to protect our people. He worked to... Read more
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