3 articles tagged "Shimon Peres"
Shimon Peres is laid to rest in Jerusalem
DEBKAfile Special Report September 30, 2016

World lealders gathered in Jerusalem Friday, Sept. 30, for the funeral of Shimon Peres, twice prime minister, minister in 12 governments and member of the Knesset for half a century, Peres crowned his long career as Israel’s ninth president from 2007 to 2014. He died aged 93, the last of Israel's founding fathers..


Chuck Hagel with Shimon Peres in Jerusalem
With Peres on his tail, Netanyahu seeks a solid ally to back for the presidency
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis May 17, 2014

President Shimon Peres, who hails from the dovish Labor party, has not just been running his own political foreign policy track against Netanyahu’s, but quietly intriguing with the prime minister’s foes on a plan to remove him and his Likud from power. Although two foes have fallen, Peres is served by Netanyahu’s predilection for sitting on the fence on vital issues - including calling him to order for stepping out of the bounds of his presidential authority. Netanyahu is now hunting for a dependable ally to place in the presidential residence.

Shimon Peres
At 91, Shimon Peres Forms New Anti-Netanyahu Political Bloc, Runs Open Track to Palestinians
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 7, 2014

At 91, Shimon Peres is raring to go when he retires as president with a new party for toppling Bibi and Co. and a left-of-center, pro-American agenda.

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