Transcript for President Obama Attends Funeral of Former Israeli President Shimon Peres
Robin, George, Michael? We move to oversaws. President Obama and former president Clinton joined dozens of world leaders for the funeral of Shimon Peres. Terry Moran is on the scene. Sxwlit was the end of an era here in Israel. You could sense it. So many world leaders joining presidents Obama and Clinton, from prince Charles, who wore a Y yarmulke with his crest. A rare hand shake with Benjamin netanyahu, all to pay tribute to Shimon Peres. The last of a founding generation of the state of Israel. A long-time champion for peace, right up until the end, as president Obama said in his eulogy. The region -- is going through a chaotic time. Threats are ever present. And yet, he did not stop dreaming and he did not stop working. Reporter: As they buried Shimon Peres here, many Israelis feeling as if they had lost a kind of father figure. Perhaps we're also burying the vision, the hope for peace that he work sod long to achieve. George? President owe be a ma hit it right there. President Peres was the most tireless idealist I have ever met in my life. So impressive to see the world leaders. Now to the race to the white
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