Once there is a Palestinian state, there will be no more controls over its actions, and the field will be laid bare for the terrorists of Hamas and Iran to take over. One needs only look at the aftermath of Israel's withdrawals so far--every single one of which was met with increased terror across the border--to divine what the future would hold for a Palestinian state. Just because the appeaser Obama thinks this will pacify his Arab friends does not mean Israel must accept it. Israel is not Czechoslovakia circa 1938, and Washington is not Munich.
At least 1,000 Israeli Arabs protest death of Palestinian infant in deadly West Bank arson (Haaretz)
from the article: Obama offers Abbas $400m in extra aid for Gaza in flotilla aftermath