Israel president 'ready to meet Iran counterpart'

Israeli President Shimon Peres said Sunday he would be prepared to meet his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani, even though their two countries consider each other arch-enemies.

Asked at an economic forum over a possible meeting, Peres replied: “Why not? I don’t have enemies. It’s not a question of personalities but of policies.

“The aim is to transform enemies into friends,” said the president, whose role in Israel is symbolic and ceremonial.

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  1. “The aim is to transform enemies into friends”
    This, really, should be Israel’s goal. Not killing all enemies – how would that even be possible? When, every time you kill a man (or woman or child), you make many new enemies from their surviving family?
    It’s really too bad that Mr. Perez is purely ceremonial.

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