just as they are talking to Syria and the Taliban. Unsustainable is the operative word on violent behavior that has continued for years... My assumption is that this talk will encourage violence since it is a sign of weakness from the point of view of those who use violence to get what they want. Why not talk to Bin-Ladin too?
Some 200 settlers clash with police preparing to demolish illegal Beit El homes (Haaretz)
from the article: Top Egypt official: Israel-Hamas tensions could lead to another Gaza war