"What "really matters"? I wonder if it's ever occured to him that - to the Palestinians - the continuation of settlement building within their territory DOES matter...and that it makes Israel's LACK of intention crystal clear? "Israel is ready to pursue continuous contacts ~ to find a way to continue the peace talks"? Did he really say that? With a straight face? Well I think that it's obvious to just about everyone that it's NOT! "I call on President Abbas to continue the good and honest talks that we have only just started"? Line through "we have"...and insert "he has" - because the only honesty coming out of the Israeli government these days is from the extreme right.
Russian PM warns of "new world war" if Syria negotiations fail (Reuters)