Why should Obama yield on something so inherently wrong? It is not just the USA that views the settlements as a violation of human rights under the Geneva Convention. Much of the developed nations have voice their objections. Netanyahu-Lieberman and their settlement supporters are delusional if they think continued building will change world opinion. Economic pressures such sanctions and boycotts could be the next steps in trying to capture the attention of Israelis that are committed to peace with justice.
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from the article: Trying to outsmart Obama