URGENT ¥¥¥ Israel's Peres urges Syria intervention by Arab force

Israeli President Shimon Peres on Tuesday called for an Arab League force to intervene in Syria "to stop the massacre."

In an historic address to the European Parliament, the first by an Israeli head of state in almost three decades, Peres said that to end the violence: "The United Nations should support the Arab League to build an Arab force in blue helmets."