Post Profile

Shimon Peres

R.I.P. I met him. I did, and I was better for it. More than 20 years ago, in Jerusalem. The next day, we Canadians were supposed to meet with the Palestinian leadership at Orient House. The Canadian Embassy was pushing us to do it, but we were a bit nervous. Peres – sitting in his dimly-lit, […]
read more

See more about: Shimon Peres

Related Posts

Shakira Meets Israeli President Shimon Peres

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gossip Girls

Pushing forth with her visit to the Middle East, Shakira spent Tuesday afternoon (June 21) meeting with Israel's President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem. The Colombian singer was joined by her footballer beau Gerard Pique as the pair sh...

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres Hospitalized

News : Huffington Post

JERUSALEM, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Israeli elder statesman Shimon Peres was hospitalized on Sunday for a second time in as many weeks after complaining of chest pains, an aide said. Peres, who was released from hospital last week after s...

President Obama says Shimon Peres ‘never saw his dream of peace fulfilled’

News : The Rundown News Blog

Obama and other world leaders hailed Peres for his vision and his leadership in securing a strong defense. But they also spoke of his never-ending quest for peace. Obama said Peres understood the Palestinians must be seen as equal i...

Arianna Huffington: Israel Diary: Shimon Peres on Peace, Obama's Tough Love, and Working in the Shadows

News : Huffington Post

JERUSALEM -- It's hard to spend any time with Israeli President Shimon Peres and remain pessimistic about the possibility of peace. "I'm 86," he told me when we met at the presidential residence, "and at a moment in my life when I h...

World Leaders Gather For The Burial Of Former Israeli Leader Shimon Peres

News : Huffington Post

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands and exchanged brief words at the funeral on Friday of Shimon Peres, the former Israeli leader who won international ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC