The Palestinians should ask for a public statement by the U.S. as to the illegality of the settlements under Fourth Geneva Convention (Part III, Section I) in order to demonstrate that they are honest brokers. Until Israel hears with their own ears that their big brother will no longer shield them from that truth, the fantasy of expansion and colonialism will persist. The U.S. has tried to appease the spoiled brat with sweets and cuddles, but all they get are public tantrums (re: the latest setllement announcements during Netanyahu's trip to the U.S. after the previous announcements during Biden's visit).
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from the article: Cabinet stalls on settlement freeze as Israel and U.S. clash over terms