Died ex-President of Israel, Shimon Peres – a man whose political career took more than 70 years, he continued to work until two weeks ago he suffered a stroke. Perez died at the medical center “Sheba” at the age of 93 years.
As informs NEWSru Israel, the evening before him to bid farewell, invited the relatives.
Officials began preparing for the event by parting with the ninth President of Israel. Date and place of burial at the time of this writing, is not named.
Perez two weeks in the medical center “Sheba” after he suffered a massive stroke during a medical examination on September 13. His condition deteriorated, doctors put him into an artificial coma and hooked up to a ventilator. On 18 September the doctors reported that they begin to reduce the anesthesia.
On 5 September, immediately after returning from Italy, where Shimon Peres took part in the international conference, he had surgery to install a pacemaker. The operation was conducted under local anesthesia. The next day he was discharged from the hospital.
Shimon Peres held the post of head of state from July 2007 to July 2014, his political career lasted more than 70 years. He held Ministerial positions in the offices of 12 Ministers of Israel.
As marks RIA of “news”, Perez is considered the last of the Pleiades “founding fathers” of Israel, the Creator of its military-industrial complex and the nuclear program, the architect of middle East peace process.
In 1994, the signing of peace agreements with the Palestinians, Peres was awarded the Nobel peace prize. For many years, he welcomed the idea of a “new Middle East… where there is no enmity between Arabs and Jews.”