If its good enough for Israel to make that demand of Hamas then its certainly good enough to make that same demand of Benyamin Netanyahu. "Consistent with the Mitchell Report, GOI [Government of Israel] freezes all settlement activity (including natural growth of settlements)." Seems pretty clear-cut to me.... After all, there is no point in negotiating towards an agreement when Israel refuses to live up to its agreements, is there?
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: EU tells Israel: Mideast turmoil makes peace talks imperative