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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Memory of Shimon Peres

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in memory of Shimon Peres, former President and Prime Minister of Israel. 

Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on September 30, 2016.  A copy of the presidential proclamation can be found here.