"a temporary moratorium on construction in East Jerusalem would strengthen Israel's relations with the U.S. and be greeted with enthusiasm by other allies angered by Israel's plan. A freeze would demonstrate a firm commitment on Israel's part to the American-sponsored peace negotiations". What is the good of a temporary freeze? Would you start negotiating with anyone prepared to resuming stealing your land at the end of a moratorium. Can't you see how absurd and destructive the whole idea is?
Ex-FM Lieberman: Firebomb attack in Jerusalem a reminder that norm is Arab terror against Jews (Haar
from the article: Top U.S. Reform rabbi to Israel: Freeze East Jerusalem building