Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Shimon Peres' Life of Public Service Spanned the Life of Israel

Former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres, whose life of public service spans the life of the Israeli nation itself, has died at age 93.  Peres suffered a severe stroke two weeks ago and died Wednesday in the hospital in Tel HaShomer.  He held nearly every major Israeli political post during his long career, including prime minister twice, the presidency, defense minister and foreign minister.  He was the longest serving member of parliament in Israeli...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter