Peres to Haaretz: Peace in the Middle East Is Just a Matter of Time

The president, in U.S. to receive top honor, says peace will come, waxes eloquent about other Mideast matters.

Shimon Peres has been a key figure in the Israeli political milieu for so long, that he can easily afford to say "I told you so" to most of his critics. And about things he can't yet prove, he can say "wait and see." That's his message to those who are not convinced that his vision of a "new Middle East" will be realized, or that an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement will...