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Ariel Sharon eulogized by Israeli, world leaders at Knesset
The Times of Israel ^
| January 13, 2014
| Haviv Rettig Gur
Posted on 01/13/2014 12:17:40 AM PST by OddLane
series of foreign dignitaries landed in Israel on Monday morning to attend the funeral of former prime minister Ariel Sharon, who died at the age of 85 on Saturday.
A ceremony was set for 9:30 a.m. at the Knesset before the casket is taken from Jerusalem for the final time. At 2 p.m., Sharons body will be laid to rest at Sycamore Farm in a full military ceremony. His casket will be carried by eight IDF major generals.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; Israel; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: arielsharon; israel; sharon; sharontribute
posted on 01/13/2014 12:17:40 AM PST
posted on 01/13/2014 12:24:21 AM PST
Rest in Peace good statesman and soldier of peace...
posted on 01/13/2014 12:47:47 AM PST
(Don't take life so seriously-you won't live through it anyway-Enjoy Yourself ala Louis Prima)
Anyone from the Israel hating Obama administration going?
posted on 01/13/2014 5:09:03 AM PST
(Sic Semper Tyrannis)
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posted on 01/14/2014 4:54:32 PM PST
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