He is trying to present himself as some kind of a tough, uncompromising leader but he is ignoring the reality that exists on the ground. The Palestinian state, with Hamas, has much more existential security at this point than the state of Israel. His fight should be to legitimize Israel as Palestine's neighbor. By trying to delegitimize something that is in fact more legitimate objectively than Israel, he is removing Israel from political reality. He seems to be overestimating his allies and ignoring everyone who is not an ally.
Snowden says he volunteered to go to prison to return to the U.S. (AP)
from the article: Netanyahu: Israel won't negotiate with Palestinian version of al-Qaida