As the rival Palestinian factions reach a unity deal, many Palestinians prefer peace with Hamas - and not Israel - because of the terror group's dream of destroying the Jewish state.
Stand for Israel Blog - Palestinians
PM Netanyahu says that the Palestinians must disband Hamas' armed wing and sever ties with Iran.
Hamas' reconciliation with its rival Fatah has no effect on its intention to continue working toward the destruction of Israel.
The Palestinians' condition for peace talks is for the United States to side with them in their quest for supremacy over Israel.
Jonathan Tobin writes that the West needs to force the Palestinians to reject their culture of violence that keeps conflict going indefinitely.