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  12/26/2012, Tevet 13, 5773

Jerusalem to Name Highway for Shamir

The city of Jerusalem is planning to honor Prime Minister Yitzchak Shamir by naming a road after him. An official measure to name Highway 9 after the deceased former Prime Minister will be made Thursday. Shamir was Israel’s seventh Prime Minister. He died in June 2012 at the age of 96.