I don't know the answer to these questions and I have never heard from anybody else that knows the answer. It is obvious that Israel favors expansion over peace and the reasons for this are also obvious. What is not so obvious is why do people act as if Israel does want peace? Why can't anyone who does think that Israel wants peace please explain it to the rest of us. Why?
Italian FM arrives in Iran to promote economic, political ties (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu has time for excuses, but not for peace