Peres issues message of peace for the new year

President hopes for peace in New Year; IDF chief of staff Gantz releases video saying IDF stronger than ever.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 13, 2012 20:57
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President Shimon Peres in holiday greeting

President Shimon Peres in holiday greeting 370. (photo credit: Screenshot)

In a message of peace for the new year, President Shimon Peres expressed his hopes for tranquility and understanding, in a Rosh Hashana video message posted on his Facebook page on Thursday.

"Lets pray that the next year will be a year of peace, tranquility, understanding and creativity with the Jewish world and in the Middle East, and all other places," he said. "This is the greatest blessing for our children," Peres added.