Peres to tell AIPAC: Israel not ‚rushing into war‘

04.03.2012                      10.Adar. 5772

Diplomatie:

Peres to tell AIPAC: Israel not 'rushing into war'

The Israeli president will also thank Obama for the assistance he has given Israel during the three-and-a-half years of his presidency.

President Shimon Peres will meet with President Barack Obama in the U.S. capital on Sunday. Peres will also tell delegates of pro-Israel lobby AIPAC that Israel is not rushing into a war, but will defend itself if it has to.
Ahead of his meeting with the American leader, Peres will deliver a speech to AIPAC in which he will express his support for, and faith in, the friendship between Israel and the United States. He will also thank Obama for the political and security assistance he has given Israel during the three-and-a-half years of his presidency to date….