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In his office as Chairman of the Labor Party, Shimon Peres sits beneath a portrait of his mentor, founder of the modern state of Israel, David Ben-Gurion. May 1984.
In his office as Chairman of the Labor Party, Shimon Peres sits beneath a portrait of his mentor, founder of the modern state of Israel, David Ben-Gurion. May 1984.
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