And peace negotiations CAN be fruitful. The Palestinians have indicated settlement blocks on or near the Green Line would most likely become part of the Israeli state. But that isn't good enough for Israel. The Israeli delay is based on a refusal to give up even parts of occupied East Jerusalem. That policy contravenes international law, the Geneva Conventions, and the Road Map Agreement.
Supreme Court rejects plea for freeze on expansion of asylum seekers' detention (Haaretz)