None of these Islamic states was attacked by all six of its neighbours in the first days of its life as a new state, not exactly the welcome wagon you'd expect. None of these states was boycotted for years by all its neighbours None of these states suffered war after war, attack after attack. None of these very islamic states is as much in need of as many guarantees as possible of its future safety before giving up the security it has built for itself.
Syria's Assad used chemical weapons against ISIS (Haaretz)
from the article: Peace is not child's play