look at a map: Israel has ALWAYS been closer to Tehran. I don't understand the so-called liberals in Israel: for decades they've sided with religious Jews in order to dispossess Palestinians; now that the dog bites back the master, Peres starts protesting. Get real.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: Peres urges Israelis to protest against religious extremism