What a breath of fresh air your comments are! One reflects on how much better off Israel, and the entire region would be, if Israel (1) had not initiated the 1967 war at all or (2), having initiated it, had heeded the September 1967 advice of Theodor Meron, legal counsel to the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, to the PM that settlement by Israel of the Occupied Territories would be a violation of Article 49 of the Fourth Geneva Convention. Israel is, and, apparently, will continue to be a victim of the arrogance and infantile self-righteousness of its leaders.
Israeli official: Der Spiegel report is an attack on Merkel's ties with Netanyahu (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel to engage in 'trust-building' moves in wake of East Jerusalem row