Peres, Schalit among 1,000 attendees at French envoy event

By GIL STERN STERN SHEFLER
July 12, 2012 22:21




About 1,000 people were attending a Bastille Day event hosted at the French ambassador's house in Jaffa, including President Shimon Peres and former IDF captive soldier Gilad Schalit.

Schalit arrived accompanied by his father, Noam Schalit, and was greeted in person by French ambassador Christophe Bigot.

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