Peres accepts US Presidential Medal of Freedom

14.06.2012                      24.Siwan. 5772

Diplomatie:

Peres accepts US Presidential Medal of Freedom

“I receive this honor today on behalf of the people of Israel. They are the true recipients of this honor,” the president says; Obama praises Peres for building ties between Israel, US.

The White House decided to award President Shimon Peres the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his singular achievements leading Israel and working for peace, but Peres accepted the award on behalf of all Israelis….