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Sep 30, 2016
Israel pays respects to Shimon Peres; Obama, Hollande, Prince Charles arrive for funeralThousands of Israelis flocked to parliament on Thursday to view the casket of Shimon Peres, paying final respects to the former president and prime minister whose life story mirrored that of his country.
Sep 28, 2016
Shimon Peres, Israeli ex-president and winner of Nobel Peace Prize, dies aged 93Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres died on Wednesday, his personal doctor told AFP, some two weeks after suffering a major stroke.
Sep 14, 2016
Israel ex-president Shimon Peres in serious condition after 'major' strokeFormer president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres, the last of Israel's founding fathers, was in serious condition Wednesday after suffering a major stroke and doctors were treating him in intensive care.
Mar 09, 2016
Violence mars Biden's Israel visit, US man killed in stabbing spree in Tel Aviv; 12 people woundedA Palestinian went on a stabbing spree along the Tel Aviv waterfront on Tuesday leaving an American tourist dead and 12 people wounded, police said, as US Vice President Joe Biden arrived in the city.
Nov 06, 2014
India wants to expand ties with Israel, says PM ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday articulated his strong desire to further expand and strengthen India's relations with Israel
Jun 11, 2014
Hard-liner Reuven Rivlin to be Israel's next presidentRivlin, a stalwart in the governing Likud Party, now faces the difficult task of succeeding Shimon Peres, a Nobel peace laureate who became an all-star on the international stage.
Jun 09, 2014
Israeli parliament to elect new president shortlyA nasty race to succeed Shimon Peres as Israel's head of state is finally coming to an end, with five candidates facing off in parliament.
Dec 10, 2013
Israeli top leaders not attending Mandela funeralNeither Israel's prime minister nor president will attend South Africa's commemorations of the late Nelson Mandela this week, officials said, a notable absence at events expected to draw more than 70 world leaders.
Aug 05, 2013
Video: Israeli Pres passes right into Messi's midriff on Peace TourThe remarkably energetic Peres, 90, dressed in a smart suit, addressed the Catalan team and 15,000 spectators at Tel Aviv's Bloomfield Stadium.
May 27, 2013
Israel's president calls for return to peace talksIsrael's president has urged Israeli and Palestinian leaders to overcome differences and resume peace negotiations, saying the sides could not afford "to lose this opportunity."