Netanyahu and Abbas shake hands at Peres funeral

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 30, 2016 09:24

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shook hands with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the funeral of former president Shimon Peres at Mount Herzl in Jerusalem on Friday.

Abbas was one of dozens of world leaders attending the funeral for Peres, who passed away early Wednesday morning after suffering a stroke.

Abbas and four senior Palestinian officials were attending the funeral.


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