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  1/24/2014, Shevat 23, 5774

Peres to Receive 'Spirit of Davos' Award

Israel President Shim'on Peres will receive today (Friday) the "Spirit of Davos" award for his work in promoting the economic forum taking place in Switzerland.

Today, at a special plenary to be attended by hundreds of heads of state and international businesses, Peres' work will be acknowledged.  The Israeli president is scheduled speak, addressing topics such as the Israel-PA peace negotiation process, the Iranian nuclear issue, and economic and political trends in the Middle East.