Time constraints that lapse resulting in consequences for Israel could help push along a decadent peace process.
In a region as volatile as the Middle East, no country can afford to take peace for granted.
Decision to allow settler homes on occupied land comes days before US secretary of state's visit to revive peace talks.
Palestinian movement says revised plan opening up for land swaps is a concession other Arabs are not authorised to make.
Head of Palestinian Authority and Israeli PM arrive in country in possible opportunity for Beijing to play peacemaker.
Netanyahu questions core tenet of new Arab proposal suggesting land swaps to draw up final borders of Palestinian state.
The reshuffling of Turkey's domestic and foreign policy over the last decade has finally led to a solution for Kurds.