.....means that our line of defense should be somewhere near Teheran, or what? No no. But the threat from terrorist infiltrators, together with the distant yet possible threat from foreign armies, and paying attention to upheavals and instability in our region, makes it imperative for us to control the Jordan Valley - as an interim solution. And btw - Netanyahu is not extreme or intransigent when he argues about interim solutions. He is actually trying to come up with something - while Abbas refuses to negotiate.
Three Jews arrested in Damascus Gate in E. Jerusalem after attacking residents, police (Haaretz)