Some Israeli apologists defend Israel on the grounds that it biblically belongs to the Jews, others because the whole world is anti-semite & wants all Jews dead & therefore they need to protect themselves... Whatever mentality they have, they all share the same indoctrination (that is the same indoctrination that comes with Islamic fundamentalist or any kind of blind following). If the situation was reversed & Palestinians had the military upperhand & controlled Gilo, & said they would never give it up because it strategically protects the surroundings of Jerusalem from 'hostiles', the israelis would immediately see it as anti-semites wanting to kill Jews. But somehow they dont see any problems with the brutal occupation that is oppressing every day people & therefore contributing directly to hatred & hostility towards themselves (the israelis). Also..
20 killed, dozens wounded in bombings in Sanaa, Yemen (Reuters)
from the article: ANALYSIS / Netanyahu senses Obama's weakness on Jerusalem