The greatest victory of the Olympic Games goes to the 70,000 volunteer Games Makers who worked day in and day out to ensure that the “friendly Games” were the best possible for athletes, officials and spectators alike.
“For me you are already champions who have achieved great victories,” Netanyahu says.
"I criticize Linda Epstein for advocating that Israelis vacation in the Sinai."
Pascale Bercovitch will represent Israel in the London 2012 Paralympics in the hand biking category.
Even before the starters’ whistle, it seems likely that the upcoming Olympic Games, like their predecessors, will have a political angle.
Gershony, is the third ranked quads singles player in the world and 9th ranked doubles player.
Peres telephoned Athens on Monday morning to congratulate members of the Israeli delegation and to wish them good luck in the future.
Following a tragic accident at the age of 17, paralympic athlete Pascal Bercovitch made aliyah from France and grabbed hold of own dreams.