While I do not expect a resumption of peace talks anytime soon, it is refreshing to hear one of Israel's true statesmen speak openly and honestly. Quite frankly, I'd rather have Peres as FM. Unfortunately, Israel is not ready to move ahead. Neither, for that matter, are the Palestinians.
Judge orders Jerusalem Gay Pride attacker to undergo psychiatric evaluation (Haaretz)
from the article: Peres criticizes Netanyahu, Lieberman over Israel's dismissal of Abbas