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  6/11/2014, Sivan 13, 5774

Peres Congratulates Rivlin on Victory


President Shimon Peres on Tuesday evening called and congratulated Israel's President-Elect MK Reuven Rivlin, who will take office at the end of July.

"Rubi, Your Excellency the next President of the State of Israel, you are right for this role. It is a position that brings with it responsibility, you have to consider your every word and every action, but you will do it successfully because you are, to your core, a good person,” Peres told Rivlin.