- Peres was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 with Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat
- "Peace is costly," Peres once said. "Only thing is, war costs more"
Tel Aviv, Israel (CNN)Shimon Peres, the Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, has died. He served as a constant force for generations in Israeli politics.