Shimon Peres Archive

Shimon Peres, former Israeli PM who worked for peace, has died at 93 after a stroke

One of the great political leaders of Israel, Nobel peace prize laureate Shimon Peres, has died. He was 93 years old. He suffered a stroke two weeks ago. The Jerusalem Post was first to report his death. Peres was Israel’s prime minister twice, and later served as its President. “He had been seriously ill on a respirator in an …