and it really makes sense for it to do it in this way if you stop to think about. None of it's politicians has the political balls to come to a final status agreement, so what better way than to go all out to please the extreme right; knowing that the international community is growing increasingly adamant about a final status border based on that of 1967. They're forcing the issue. Well okay, its either THAT or they're completely clueless!
Defense Ministry says had no knowledge of alleged improper defense deals by Gal Hirsch (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S. warns Israel, Palestinians: Avoid inflammatory actions in Jerusalem