the current American administration and anyone following would only have to look at recent history i.e Bush Sr era when the U.S SOS Baker told Israel to call the White House when they were ready for peace. In addition, withholding aide from Israel until it met with the PLO at Madrid did a couple things. One, it forced Israel to toe the line, second, it forced the American administration to toe the line as they learned anyone who dare challenges Israel commits political suicide, ala George Bush Sr and no re-election.
Palestinian stabs 3 police officers outside Damascus Gate, East Jerusalem (Haaretz)
from the article: Clashes erupt as extreme rightists march through East Jerusalem