Peres to press for Shalit's release in Germany

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 2, 2006 23:31

Deputy Prime Minister Shimon Peres will travel to Germany Tuesday to try to move the negotiations for the release of Gilad Shalit forward. Peres, along with US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, is to be awarded a prize for his work to promote peace in the Middle East. Rice will arrive in Israel Wednesday after meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo on Tuesday. Rice will meet with Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, Tzipi Livni, and Defense Minister Amir Peretz.


Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town

By SHARON UDASIN

Israel Weather
  • 13 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 21
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 12 - 19
    Jerusalem
    15 - 23
    Haifa
  • 18 - 28
    Elat
    16 - 29
    Tiberias