On way to award, Peres says he’s Israel’s messenger

11.06.2012                      21.Siwan. 5772

Diplomatie:

On way to award, Peres says he’s Israel’s messenger

President, on his way to Washington to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom from Obama, says medal belongs to the State of Israel.

After landing in New York on Sunday, President Shimon Peres, who is on his way to Washington to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from US President Barack Obama, said that in effect the medal belongs to the State of Israel and that he will accept it in the capacity as his country’s messenger….