Peres Sends Condolences to Turkey Following May 11 Terror Attack

Message is first high-level expression of sympathy; Netanyahu had refrained from contacting Turkish PM after the bombings near the Syrian border.

President Shimon Peres sent a personal message on Friday to his Turkish counterpart, President Abdullah Gul, expressing his sympathies following the May 11 terrorist attack in the Turkish town of Reyhanli near the Syrian border, in which 51 people, most of them civilians, were killed.