Peres: Israel could not exist without the US

President Shimon Peres on Thursday said that Israel could not exist without the assistance of the United States, and that it should assist in America's security and to help enable the formation of a coalition against Iran by solving the conflict with the Palestinians, Israel Radio reported.
In Peres's remarks at the JPPP conference in Jerusalem, the President said that he does not believe that there are problems with the US. He continued to say that he believes that the American people have a central connection with Israel, according to the report.