Shimon Peres thanks Barack Obama for his friendship

June 14, 2012 00:58

In a meeting with US President Barack Obama on Wednesday, President Shimon Peres thanked his counterpart for his friendship. "I will never forget all that you have done for us," Peres told him.

During the meeting Peres also raised the issue of freeing imprisoned Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard.

The two further discussed strengthening strategic relations between Israel and the US, the Iranian threat, and the peace process.  

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