Israelis may have a laissez fair attitude towards the settlements. The world does not. Any more than it finally did to South African apartheid. Not a perfect parallel but close enough to have Israel give a decidedly negative perception. And, as another retired military officer in the US said the other day, Israel puts us in danger. Do Israelis care about US?
Libya rival government calls for regional conference to tackle migrant influx (Reuters)
from the article: The bane of Israel's existence