Israel refuses citizenship to the people it conquered in 1967. It wants their land but does not want to pay the price of absorbing the people, peacefully or not. If The Palestinian Authority is dissolved, the costs of government of the people still exist. the question is who pays for their government? The occupying power? or the US and EU? The Romans are irrelevant. So is archeology.
from the article: Would Israel accept a state-and-a-half solution?