Former British PM Blair eulogizes Peres as 'someone I loved deeply'

September 28, 2016 11:14

Former British prime minister and past Middle East Quartet envoy Tony Blair was among a long list of foreign dignitaries and world leaders to express their warm sympathies on the death of former Israeli president Shimon Peres on Wednesday.

"Shimon Peres was a political giant, a statesman who will rank as one of the foremost of this era or any era, and someone I loved deeply," he asserted.

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