Soon after the act, they have to reconsider their policy because it is evidently harmful to themselves! Since the first days of Likud, they were high on emotions, led by a good emotional demagogue (Menachem Begin). Now they have a good PR leader, but this is still not as valuable as good thinking.
Police disperse hundreds in brawl in Kafr Manda, northern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Blair urges Israel to release withheld Palestinian tax money