Israeli President Shimon Peres attends a press conference at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, northeastern France, on March 12, 2013. (FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)
Israeli President Shimon Peres attends a press conference at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, northeastern France, on March 12, 2013.
(FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Israel Pleads With Europe for Help

March 17, 2013  •  From theTrumpet.com
The Israeli president goes to Europe to deal with Israel’s problems.
 

Shimon Peres, the president of Israel, stood before the European Parliament on March 12 and begged for Europe’s help in dealing with terrorism in the Middle East.

It was the first time an Israeli leader has addressed the body in almost 30 years. President Peres focused on two specific issues: the importance of the European Union branding Hezbollah as a terrorist organization, and taking action against Iran’s nuclear ambitions.

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