My preferred interpretation? It is in fact the "interpretation" of Shindler (2008, pp. 136-137); Morris (2001, p. 330); Wasserstein (2004, p. 122); Oren (2002, p. 313); Gorenberg (2006, p. 52, 110). Have you read these sources? I would call the weight of agreement here a scholarly consensus, not my preferred interpretation.
Israeli vehicle hit in drive-by shooting in West Bank; no casualties reported (Haaretz)
from the article: Netanyahu should admit Israel doesn't want peace