On visit to France Peres slams attacks on Arab Israelis

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 9, 2013 23:32




President Shimon Peres on Saturday condemned recent attacks on Arab citizens in Israel, while speaking to reporters during his visit to Paris, France.

"Attacking Arab citizens is a terrible thing, done by a handful of people but leaving a very large stain," he said. "Everyone, citizens and authorities, must to everything possible to prevent it."

Peres met with French President Francois Hollande on Friday, and the two discussed a range of issues including the Iranian nuclear threat and the Israel-Palestinian peace process.


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