Deri: Sharon knew how to respect the other
Shas chairman Aryeh Deri said in a statement following the death of former prime minister Ariel Sharon: "I mourn the passing of my friend. Arik knew, despite disagreements and differing opinions, to respect and appreciate the other."


Deri sent his condolences to Sharon's family, saying that "Israel owes Sharon a great deal for his heroic fighting against the enemies of Israel." (Kobi Nachshoni)