There is a big difference. So-called Israeli Arabs were there first. The Jewish immigration and creation of the Jewish state took place around them. They live on the land they have always owned. Settlers on the other hand live on land stolen from the Palestinians and if they want to stay it must be on Palestinian terms.
Wounded Israelis in suspected car-ramming attack in West Bank are soldiers (Haaretz)
from the article: Comment / Settlers can stay, but only as citizens of Palestine