Visiting Democratic Sen. John Kerry told President Shimon Peres Tuesday preventing a nuclear-armed
The senator, chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told the President, “If I can just say to you and to the people of Israel: I hope there is no doubt about President Obama's seriousness and commitment that Iran should not have and cannot have A nuclear weapon. The President has made it clear that he is not talking about containment he is talking about prevention."
He added that stopping
“The government of the
President Peres told Sen. Kerry, “We must continue to work together with a common front with world leaders to prevent
The two leaders also talked about the “peace process” which both the Obama administration and President Peres still promote. Peres said that Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas “gave an encouraging speech in which he said that neither side has any privileges to wait until after elections because neither side can dictate the realities and developments in our region.”