By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – I met an emperor once, but have only met a couple of presidents. Shimon Peres (1923-2016) was one. I met him briefly in…
(Reuters) - Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday aged 93, the official government Israel News Agency reported.
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Close relatives of former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres rushed to his hospital bedside on Tuesday amid media reports that his condition had deteriorated and he was close to death.
Former Israeli Prime Minister and president Shimon Peres died Tuesday, according to reports. He was 93.
Shimon Peres, a former prime minister and president of Israel, has died today at age 93, according to multiple reports.