Shavit wants an interim agreement. The Palestinians will not and should not agree to this. Nor should we. Everyone, even Shavit, knows what the final agreement will look like. The time for a final agreement is now. If Obama really cares, he will make sure an agreement is reached. Yes, even it it means applying unprecedented pressure.
Shaffir to Herzog: Opposition failed to show leadership in political battles against PM (Haaretz)
from the article: Obama can make peace, but mustn't force a final deal