Peres to leaders of Israeli social protest: It’s time for discussions, not negotiations

02.08.2011                      02.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Peres to leaders of Israeli social protest: It's time for discussions, not negotiations

Daphni Leef and Stav Shafir, who initiated the protests for affordable housing, meet the president to discuss their demands.

President Shimon Peres met Monday with the initiators of the popular protests sweeping Israel, Daphni Leef and Stav Shafir, at the president's residence in Jerusalem, to discuss the protesters' demands.
"We love this country, and we want to live here," said Shafir. "Over the last two and a half weeks I have learned to really love the community that I am a part of."…