Peres seeking forum to pass on Pollard petition

02.01.2014                      01.Schwat.5774                      Rosch Chodesch

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Peres seeking forum to pass on Pollard petition

Shimon Peres: "It is both a right and a duty for me to bring before the [US] president the request to free Pollard."

President Shimon Peres is examining options for how to present US President Barack Obama formal requests from the Knesset and himself for Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard’s freedom, a source close to Peres said Wednesday….