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Even In Death, Peres Brings Israelis, Palestinians Together

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) shaking hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) at the funeral for former President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on Sept. 30, 2016. (Israel Prime Minister's office via AP)
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) shaking hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) at the funeral for former President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on Sept. 30, 2016. (Israel Prime Minister's office via AP)

JERUSALEM—Even in death, Shimon Peres managed to bring Israelis and Palestinians together. With peace efforts in a deep freeze, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas made his...




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