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March 18, 2014 6:00 am

Israel’s Peres Says Abbas is ‘True Partner for Peace’

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Israeli President Peres at the World Economic Forum. Photo: Screenshot.

Ynet – President Shimon Peres said on Monday that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is a “true partner for peace.” Peres made the remarks upon an expected summit later Monday in Washington between Abbas and US President Barack Obama.

During a meeting Peres held with human right activist Rose Mapendo, the president stressed that Abbas is a man of principle who objects to violence and terror.

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  • esther noodelman

    Shame on you,President Peres.You are silent when you could be very influential in having Jonathan Pollard transferred to an Israeli hospital ,so that he has a chance to live.But for an intransigent leader of the Arabs who,might fool you into believing that they are sincere partners while they are sending murderous rockets against your own brothers and sisters,we Jews are disappointed in your meddling for no other reasons than power seeking at a time when the whole world is against us.