It's quite clear to the entire world (including Micronesia and Palau) that Israel is the party that does not want peace. Only those who still stubbornly cling to the Zionist delusional idea that Jews=Good, Arabs (especially Palestinians!)= bad/violent/terrorist/warmongers and voice the tired trope "we have no partner for peace" get those looks because it's abundantly obvious to the entire world that the opposite is the truth. Your friends are probably concerned for your mental health.
Initial reports of a stabbing attack in Holon; 2 said wounded (Haaretz)
from the article: Kerry calls Israeli envoy to protest legalization of West Bank outposts