The underlying premise of your post is revealing and should be note by all. Had the Palestinains, at any time, been stronger that Israel there would have been no negotiations for anything. Israel's citizens would be cowed into submission or ousted (I'm being polite). No doubt had they won in 1948 this is what would have happened. Same would happen today. The hypocracy of all those bleeding hearts is mind boggling, as usual.
Hundreds attend Jerusalem memorial for Gay Pride Parade stabbing victim (Haaretz)
from the article: The hot-air summit