World leaders will travel to Israel to attend the funeral on Friday of the former Israeli president and prime minister.
Former Israeli Prime Minister and president Shimon Peres died Tuesday, according to reports. He was 93.
Former Israeli president Shimon Peres, 92, gave an interview with the Associated Press Monday in which he spoke bluntly about the mistakes of prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, without naming him.
By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Make no mistake, the late Shimon Peres was a hard line Israeli nationalist, but he was also a dedicated Socialist and at one point headed the Socialist International, and that stance gave him an appre...
Shimon Peres, a former prime minister and president of Israel, has died today at age 93, according to multiple reports.