The more pressure Obama places on Israel, the more Abbas will demand. A ten month freeze on West Bank building was a decent confidence building gesture, for which Israel got no gesture in return. Leaving Gaza in 2005 for the PA to take over was also a wasted gesture. Should Israel invite Hamas to move into the West Bank and East Jerusalem?
Turkish ruling party preparing to replace PM Davutoglu, say officials (Reuters)
from the article: Defense Minister: Israel needs to recognize the occupation must end