Peres thanks Clinton for 'genuine friendship and support'
LAST UPDATED: 02/03/2013 06:25
President Shimon Peres on Saturday sent a message to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the announcement of her resignation, Israel Radio reported.
According to the report, the president thanked Clinton for her "genuine friendship and support," adding that their friendship contributed to strengthening the special relationship and cooperation between Israel and the United States.
Israel Radio reported that Peres extended an invitation to visit Israel to the outgoing US secretary of state.