Peres to Ban: UN can’t remain neutral on Gaza situation

09.04.2011                      05.Nisan, 5771


Peres to Ban: UN can't remain neutral on Gaza situation

"Gaza would have remained open were it not for missiles," President says in NY; "only 3 of 400 accusations in Goldstone Report have merit."

President Shimon Peres held a meeting with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Friday, during which he discussed the Goldstone Report and recent violence from Gaza towards Israel, and decried any efforts to unilaterally declare a Palestinian state.
Calling his talk with the Secretary General “very open and very clear,” Peres told a press conference afterward that he summarized the Israeli position with regard to Gaza and the West Bank….