Having just read your article, you'd better take all the knives in my kitchen away from me as you are making me want to slit my wrists. The Israel people have enough intelligence to deal with each issue as it comes along. Also the Palestinians are aware of the negative consequences, financial and otherwise which would occur if there were to try to achieve statehood before a lasting agreement is reached. Israel has been in tricky situations before. I'm sure common sense will prevail.
Greek authorities find 5,000 shotguns, 500,000 rounds of ammunition on Libya-bound freighter (AP)
from the article: Israel may have missed its chance for Mideast peace