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    • Burak
    • 14.06.12 | 13:49 (IDT)

    In a quiz show, four names were given and it was asked which statesman had not won the nobel peace prize. Later two options were eliminated. -Peres and Gandhi were the remaining ones. The contestant chose Peres without any sign of hesitation. He was very surprised when he had learnt that the answer is Gandhi. The Tv host satirically said Israeli politicians grab peace prizes thanks to their huge efforts for the world peace. ( I just tell the story and I appreciate Peres as a statesman but he is not a "dove" to grab prizes.)

    from the article: Peres receives Medal of Freedom from Obama at White House ceremony
    First published 02:28 14.06.12 | Last updated 02:28 14.06.12
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