World leaders gather to honor Rabin

Sunday, November 13, 2005 |    

Tens of thousands of Israelis joined world leaders on Saturday to honor the late Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin 10 years after he was assassinated. Organizers said 200,000 people attended the rally, which was held at Rabin Square in Tel Aviv. Former US President Bill Clinton, accompanied by his wife, Senator Hillary Clinton, addressed the crowd. US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, currently in Israel, will also attend Rabin memorial services. Today Rice will deliver a policy address in Jerusalem and also plans to meet with Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas tomorrow.

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