Barak, Peres call for peace talks in Rabin memorials

10.10.2011                      13.Cheschwan. 5772

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Barak, Peres call for peace talks in Rabin memorials

Netanyahu misses memorial ceremonies in Knesset, Mount Herzl due to father-in-law's death; Rivlin, Livni condemn 'price tag' vandalism.

The Knesset honored the memory of prime minister Yitzhak Rabin on Wednesday, with a special session in which Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Ya’alon, Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin, Defense Minister Ehud Barak, opposition leader Tzipi Livni and Labor leader Shelly Yacimovich spoke.
Earlier Wednesday, President Shimon Peres spoke at Mount Herzl, where Rabin is buried, calling on the Palestinian leadership to return immediately to direct negotiations with Israel….