Wouldn't you expect a big reduction if the Israel Palestine conflict was settled? There is a direct relationship there. It would also have positive consequences for overall political development in Muslim world, the question is how much and how quickly. Hardliners in the Muslim world make hay over the ongoing Israel-Muslim dispute.
Passport control employees at Ben Gurion airport to strike between 11 A.M. and 1 P.M. (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel should be thankful it didn’t make it to the World Cup