When you are in a state of war with your neighbors, you must protect you people by making life difficult for you enemy's people. That is known as War 101.The Saudi initiative is 30 years too late. It is curiously interesting - a sort of historical what- might- have- been document had it been offered in response to the Israel's overwhelming victory in the 6 day War 0f June,1967, when Israel offered to give up the captured territory in return for peace. The Arab belligerents responded with the three no's latter that year: no peace; no negotiation; and no recognition of Israel.
Iraq calls Turkish assault on Kurdish militants a dangerous escalation (Reuters)
from the article: U.S. lauds Israeli restraint in face of Qassam rocket attacks