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Petach Tikva Man Arrested for Threatening Peres's Life


Petach Tikva police arrested a 65-year-old resident of the city, Monday, on suspicion of threatening to kill President Shim'on Peres.

The suspect allegedly called the President's Office and said he intended to kill Peres, adding that he had harmed two presidents in the past. He was detained for questioning and arrested shortly after the telephone call.