Israel hosts memorial for Shimon Peres in UN Headquarters

September 29, 2016 17:37

Israel’s Mission to the United Nations lead by Ambassador Danny Danon held a memorial ceremony at the UN headquarters for Shimon Peres.

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, US Ambassador Samantha Power and ambassadors from over 40 countries gathered to honor the ninth president of the State of Israel.The Israeli Mission also opened a condolence book for the ambassadors to share their thoughts about President Peres.  The book will later be available to the general public.

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