"The fence will put an end to suicide bombing, but major Israeli population centers will come within range of mortars and Qassams." - Ben Gurion I presume that the intent of the Security Zone the IDF proposes is to be able to instantly react to incursions by heavy weapons teams. As you have pointed out, the IDF will have a much freer hand after the occupation is ended.
In Bahrain, 2 police officers killed, 6 wounded in bombing (AP)
from the article: Settlers, you have failed