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  2/12/2014, Adar 12, 5774

Peres Meets Shultz in Jerusalem Following Walkout

President Shimon Peres held a working meeting with the President of the European Union Parliament Martin Schulz on Wednesday afternoon. Peres stated, "our policy is equality. We want to see our neighbors succeed. Our intention is to live in peace, not just diplomatically but also economically."

Earlier in the day, Schulz gave a controversial speech at the Knesset in which he made critical remarks.