This says it all. The man is amongst the most extreme rightists in the Knesset who will surely use his post to accelerate settlement building. How much more evidence does the world need that Israel has no interest in peace but only in colonisation and ethnic cleansing?
Report: Iran's Culture Ministry refuses to allow Barenboim to perform in Tehran (DPA)
from the article: Israel's new coalition: a winner's alliance, a loser's grudge