Old age has hardly slowed him down. If anything, it seems to have handed Peres a measure of the grace that eluded him as a younger man.
President Shimon Peres on Sunday urged Israel to resume peace talks with the Palestinians, saying their president Mahmud Abbas was a willing partner with whom an agreement could be reached.
Jewish New Year
Where: Lounge, JW Marriott hotel
When: September 22
'Peace is like love. You have to close your eyes a little bit'
Shimon Peres - former Israeli prime minister, Nobel Peace Prize winner and Labor party leader of his strife-torn nation...
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