You might want to reconsider i.e. Israel always maintains a distinction between (a) the peace-loving and oh-so-innocent settlers and (b) the army that must - simply must! - protect those Innocent's Abroad. But once the (a)'s start fighting alongside the (b)'s then the world will simply see a brutish occupier and its thuggish colonists. Do you really want to see that plastered all over the world's press?
Aden hotel used by Yemen goverment hit by grenade (Reuters)