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  9/9/2012, Elul 22, 5772

Peres Thanks Canada for Breaking Iran Ties


President Shimon Peres thanked the government of Canada for breaking ties with Iran. In a message issued over the weekend, Peres said that “Canada has once again proven that principles outweigh interests.” He added that that he hoped other nations would follow Canada's example.

Peres made the statement while attending an economic conference in Italy.