Quote: "the fact that every bit of territory has to be compensated for by another territory, makes the whole enterprise pointless." Not quite pointless, as not all land is equal. Israel has offered dry desert in trade for some of the most valuable arable farmland it has stolen. The trade clause should stipulate "like for like" to ensure equal quality, not just equal amounts of land.
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: 'Obama-Netanyahu meeting very useful and productive'