But you still ignore the point that I made. Which is, I'll highlight it:
Originally Posted by sharonbn
Israel should NOT give up TOO MUCH for a peace that is likely to be only temporary. And even more importantly, it should insist on reciprocal compromises from the Palestinian Arabs for whatever concessions it makes
... otherwise, Israel might find that in 30 years time, to use your example, it may not be able to reconquer the land that it gave up for peace. Let alone subdue the Palestinians. What will your kids say to you sharonbn? Do you think they will thank you for allowing the Palestinian Arabs to blackmail you to sell the land that was won with the blood of it's soldiers cheaply and for very short term results (in historical terms)?