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  7/16/2014, Tammuz 18, 5774

Italy’s FM: ‘As a Mom I Understand the Stress and Concern’


President Shimon Peres held a diplomatic work meeting on Wednesday with Italian Foreign Minister, Federica Mogherini, who is currently visiting Israel, and possibly Jorden, Lebanon and the Palestinian Authority as well.

The Italian Foreign Minister spoke of her visit to the southern city of Ashdod and said, “As a mother I understand all too well the stress and concern inflicted upon Israeli citizens. At the same time, I am also concerned about the death toll in Gaza.”