President Obama is scheduled to attend a gala dinner hosted by President Peres at the Presidential Residence in Jerusalem. President Peres is expected to adorn President Obama with the Presidential Decoration, awarded to chosen few for their unique contribution to world betterment.
President Peres and his advisory committee explained the decision, “President Obama has stood by Israel in the toughest of times, promoted Israeli arms development and reinforcement, for example ‘Iron Dome’ systems. The President in renowned for his faith in equality without discrimination and standing up for the lower classes. He has promoted American Democracy and world peace, and is a role model of leadership.”