The Issues over Jerosalam is strongh Netanyahu by fact stand up to Obama and fact Obama can not force his will on Netanyahu. It also weaker Palestinain hold on Jerosalam. Netanyahu settement freeze send clear message to world that we not give up Jerosalam.
Palestinians report IDF airstrikes on Islamic Jihad targets in southern Gaza Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel's Titanic moment: Does Obama want Bibi's head?