PM: World understands Israel that isn't blocking ME peace

The international community is starting to understand that Israel isn't the obstacle to peace in the Middle East, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Thursday, according to Israel Radio. Instead, he said, the Palestinians are to blame.
The prime minister refused to comment on captured IDF soldier Gilad Schalit, saying only that the government is constantly working on the issue.
Netanyahu spoke during a meeting with Russian-speaking journalists.