Peres: Israel is the 'victory' of the Jews

March 30, 2014 19:18

President Shimon Peres said Sunday that the State of Israel was the "victory" of the Jewish people in light of the events of the Holocaust.

Israel stands as a "fortress of triumph against the dark hand of the Nazis," Peres said at the Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial during a diplomatic trip to Vienna.

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