the fact that negotiations haven't taken place and may not, only exacerbates the situastion. Israel cannot not sustain this static confrontation forever, and must be prrepared, like the Palestinians to make concessions. if not, there will be increasing confrontations with increased intensity and a major blow up with outside interventions.
Saudi king to meet with Obama on Friday amid Gulf concerns over Iran deal (Reuters)
from the article: Learning from London, preparing for September