Suppose; just for the fun of it. If Nutty Yahu had made peace with the Pa. Everything setteled. Everybody happy. Then Fataha joined up with Hamas. What do you suppoed the outcome of that deal would have been? WAR!!! Better to deal with both now than fight later.
U.S. says it killed 10 AQAP Islamist militants in four air strikes in Yemen since April 23 (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu has declared himself ready to challenge Obama