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Peres

Shimon . born 1923, Israeli statesman, born in Poland: prime minister (1984--86; 1995--96); Nobel peace prize 1994 jointly with Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin
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Let us suppose one thing," replied the duke "let us suppose, for instance, that my maitre d'hotel, Noirmont, has purchased the shop of Pere Marteau "
Well, La Ramee, who is a gourmand, sees his pates, thinks them more attractive than those of Pere Marteau and proposes to me that I shall try them.
The great names of Pere la Chaise impress one, too, but differently.
But among the thousands and thousands of tombs in Pere la Chaise, there is one that no man, no woman, no youth of either sex, ever passes by without stopping to examine.
They were removed again in 1800, and finally, seventeen years afterward, they were taken up and transferred to Pere la Chaise, where they will remain in peace and quiet until it comes time for them to get up and move again.
Channel 2 Diplomatic Correspondent, Udi Segal, reported in his weekly Maariv newspaper column that former President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas engaged in negotiations to come up with a plan that would be accepted by Netanyahu and the Israeli political right.
The truth is, Peres was never truly a peacemaker - he never labored to achieve fair and just political compromises that would preserve the dignity and rights of the Palestinians, along with securing the future of his people.
SHIMON PERES has been laid to rest in a ceremony attended by scores of international leaders including US President Barack Obama, who said Israel's ninth president had shown that "justice and hope" are at the heart of the Zionist ideal.
BARACK Obama led the tributes to Shimon Peres as Israel's ninth president was laid to rest yesterday.
THE Prime Minister has joined political and religious leaders around the world in paying tribute to Israel's former president Shimon Peres, describing him as "a visionary and courageous statesman".
WORLD leaders paid tribute to former Israeli president Shimon Peres, who has died aged 93 after a short illness.