Pope Francis sends Peres 90th birthday greeting

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 17, 2013 15:14




Pope France sent President Shimon Peres a 90th birthday greeting in which he included a psalm wishing the president a long life and in which the pontiff thanked Peres for the "fruitful" April visit Peres made to the Holy See.

Peres's actual birthday falls on August 2 but he has already begun to celebrate the day with cultural and educational events. 


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