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Former Israeli Prime Minister Shamir Dies

Posted June 30th, 2012 at 5:10 pm (UTC-5)
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Former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, who staunchly opposed giving up land to the Palestinians, has died. He was 96. Shamir served as prime minister from 1983 to 1984 and again from 1986 to 1992. He was known for resisting international pressure to make concessions, yet initiated a peace process in Spain that led to […]

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