Either the rest of humanity is mad or Netanyahu is. The Israeli PM within a short time includes Palestinian land in an Israeli heritage site; announces the removal of Palestinians from OCCUPIED East Jerusalem to build Jewish homes; swears NEVER to cede the OCCUPIED Jordan Valley, then proclaims that conditions are ripe for negotiations. I suppose it could have been worse. He could have promised to sign a peace deal while controlling the whole West Bank.
Cease-fire breaks down in three areas in Syria, monitor says (Reuters)
from the article: Mitchell to arrive in Mideast amid hopes for renewed peace talks