Peres congratulates Nobel Prize winners on behalf of Israel, Jewish people

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 9, 2013 19:58




President Shimon Peres on Wednesday congratulated the winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize in chemistry, Arieh Warshel.

"I want to congratulate you on behalf of the State of Israel and the Jewish people and every person who hopes to overcome sickness and suffering because of your work," Peres told Warshel in a call.

The president asked Warshel to convey the congratulations to his two fellow Jewish-American scientists who also won the prize.


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