"You must remember that stopping negotiations and the diplomatic process is what the settlers and their representative, Housing Minister Uri Ariel, want most. " Actually no. What the settlers and all Israelis fear most is the UN. Stop the negotiations and follow all your options at the UN and see how Israel will fall over itself making concessions.
Palestinian suspected of aiding assailant of Monday stabbing attack in Jerusalem detained (Haaretz)
from the article: After uproar, Netanyahu orders stop to West Bank housing tenders