US Ambassador Shapiro: Sharon's journey was Israel's journey

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 12, 2014 12:15




US Ambassador Dan Shapiro paid tribute Sunday to late former prime minister Ariel Sharon who passed away on Saturday, saying that his life reflected the history of the State of Israel. 

"Arik Sharon's journey was Israel's journey," he said.

"Throughout his life he was committed to his nation and his country and to the Zionist vision of the State of Israel as a secure and free homeland for the Jewish people," he added.  


Related Content

Breaking news
January 21, 2018
North Korean delegation arrives in South Korea for Olympics prep

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 5 - 19
    Beer Sheva
    9 - 20
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 7 - 13
    Jerusalem
    8 - 17
    Haifa
  • 11 - 23
    Elat
    9 - 21
    Tiberias