Peres to forgo state-funded office when he retires in July
Outgoing Israeli president expected to set up office at Peres Center for Peace in Jaffa, live in north Tel Aviv.
President Shimon Peres has chosen to forgo the state funding he is entitled to for the cost of renting an office after he leaves office next month. Instead, Peres will make use of his office at the nonprofit Peres Center for Peace in Jaffa. His decision will save the government several hundred thousand shekels a year.
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