The Quietly Ticking Time Bomb on Israel’s Doorstep

If Israel remains stubborn and refuses to resume talks it will embark on a course that could result in a renewal of terrorism in Israeli cities.

The forecasts Israel has been making since last week – when the talks aimed at prolonging negotiations with the Palestinian Authority fell apart – are out of place. It’s true that the PA leadership made impossible demands at the last minute, just when the Israelis and Americans thought a deal to...