The author is 100% wrong about this being a PR field day. Does he really think the World will be impressed with Israel's offer of the "status quo" that in reality changes nothing on the ground? Does he really think offering the Palestinians a "Mickey Mouse" state will fool anyone into believing Israel wants peace? What a joke.
Donald Trump: Israeli settlement construction in West Bank should 'keep going' (Haaretz)
from the article: A provisional Palestinian state is Netanyahu's best bet