Canto praises Peres as 'warrior and leader' at US Congress ceremony

June 26, 2014 17:41

House of Representatives majority leader Eric Cantor on Thursday praised President Shimon Peres as a "warrior and leader" at a special ceremony in which Peres was being honored at the US Congress.

Peres was set to be honored with the Congressional Gold Medal for his contribution to strengthening bilateral relations.

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