Simon Wiesenthal Centre honours Shimon Peres

April 9, 2017 by  
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The Simon Wiesenthal Centre and its Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles has awarded the Medal of Valor posthumously to the late Ninth President of Israel, Shimon Peres. Read more

Mark Dreyfus speaks on Shimon Peres

November 11, 2016 by  
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Shadow Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus has spoken in the Federal Government parliament on the late Shimon Peres. Read more

Melbourne pays tribute to Shimon Peres

November 4, 2016 by  
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Shimon Peres is remembered and recognised as the greatest Israeli to have lived at a memorial service organised by the main Jewish organisations in Melbourne. Read more

Victoria’s premier signs Peres condolence book

October 14, 2016 by  
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Victoria’s premier Daniel Andrews has joined other ALP members in signing a condolence in the State Parliaments commemorating Shimon Peres. Read more

A New Year message from Shimon Peres

January 1, 2016 by  
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Israel’s ninth and former president Shimon Peres sends the world a New Year’s video message. Read more

Saying no to BDS

June 9, 2015 by  
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In his opening remarks at the Herzliya Conference former Israeli President Shimon Peres launched a special website in the war against the BDS movement against Israel which operates via social media. Read more

An exercise in futility…writes Michael Kuttner

December 12, 2014 by  
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I have just returned from attending the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference held in Jerusalem, at which various personalities imparted to attendees pearls of wisdom and observations about current political developments. Read more

Peres Visits Bereaved Families

July 22, 2014 by  
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President Shimon Peres has personally visited the families of IDF soldiers killed in Gaza. Read more

A Non Existent Response to Terror… writes Gil Solomon

July 7, 2014 by  
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Like me, readers of this article may well be frustrated with and inundated by endless messages from Jewish organisations together with the meaningless action by Israeli authorities following the murder of three Israeli teenagers whose lives were snuffed out and whose souls sent prematurely to their maker. Read more

Ponim Book

October 16, 2013 by  
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Facebook has established its first research and development unit outside of the United States…in Israel, personally welcomed by President and Facebook user Shimon Peres. Read more

Ask the President

October 14, 2013 by  
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The President of the State of Israel, Shimon Peres, has launched a new application on his Facebook page. Read more

Getting to know you…

August 9, 2013 by  
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Australia’s ambassador to Israel, Dave Sharma, has presented his credentials to President Shimon Peres. Read more

Meeting Shimon Peres

July 9, 2013 by  
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Incoming UIA WA Chairperson, Melanie Greenfeld, reports on her recent visit to Israel where she was invited to attend the Keren Hayesod World Conference and the Presidential Conference in Jerusalem… Read more

Perth man organises Peres’s Conference

June 29, 2013 by  
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A Perth man was among the six full time employees who organized the star studded Presidential Conference that took place in Jerusalem last week which marked President Shimon Peres’ 90th birthday. Read more

Palestine – Clinton’s $500,000 Speech Leaves One Speechless…writes David Singer

June 21, 2013 by  
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The thought that anyone was prepared to contribute to paying former American President Bill Clinton $500000 to deliver a 45 minute speech at the Peres Academic Centre during the festivities marking Israeli President Shimon Peres’s 90th birthday is truly staggering – especially after hearing what he had to say. Read more

Bob Carr in Israel

August 7, 2012 by  
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Foreign Minister Bob Carr is in Israel and has visited President Shimon Peres. Read more