Let's not forget why the Israeli left which was on the brink of signing a peace agreeemnt with the Palestinians in 2001 and in 2008, lost power. It lost power because of Hamas attacks against Israeli civilians. As a result, Israelis fear that if they relinquish the West Bank, Hamas will use it as a launch pad to fire rockets on Israel. One really has to be blind or deceitful to deny it.
Clinton: U.S. must "make clear" to Putin that Russia cannot be creating chaos in Syria (Reuters)
from the article: Why the boycotters are on the wrong side of history