the Netanyahu government will eventually abide by the Road Map's stipulation that all settlement construction will freeze in the West Bank, perhaps with some exemptions here or there, but the Obama administration is following-up the Bush administration and Quartet's Road Map proposal. Ariel Sharon would have done the same. Not everyone is happy about this, but the road to peace starts with obstacles. Supposedly PM Netanyahu wants to lead the nation towards a peaceful solution with the Palestinians and the remaining Arab states. So we'll believe that and take his word.
12 Iraqi troops, militiamen killed in multiple ISIS suicide attacks (AP)
from the article: Abbas refusal to meet Netanyahu could scuttle tripartite talk plan