First, Bibi thinks the whole world including Obama will bow to his will. That may or may not be, but if it is, then there is no reason refraining from humiliating the whole world while punishing the Palestinians who dared ask for their rights. And if it isn't so, then Bib has all the more reason kicking the ball as far forward as he can before the referee whistles the penalty. He gets a better bargaining position. All very cynical, but we're not talking about the Care Bears here : Bibi and his thugs are out to kick away the (perceived) humiliation they suffered at the UN.
Obama administration abandons Pentagon program to train Syrian rebels, NY Times reports (Reuters)
from the article: Israel expedites plan for 1,700 housing units in East Jerusalem