DTN News - ISRAEL DEFENSE NEWS: Israeli President Shimon Peres Reviews Honor Guard During Three Days Visit To Enhance Military Co-operation With Greece
(NSI News Source Info) TORONTO, Canada - August 7, 2012: Israeli President Shimon Peres reviews a honor guard during a ceremony at the tomb of the unknown soldier in Athens, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012.
Peres is on a three-day visit to Greece, at a time of heightened cooperation between the two Mediterranean countries.
Traditionally pro-Arab Greece has boosted ties with Israel in recent years, particularly after Israel's gradual falling-out with Greece's regional rival, Turkey. Photo - AP PHOTO