Gee - we didn't know you were such an authority on these matters.<quoted text>They can't let the conflict extend beyond the borders.
But, I would think a government friendlier to the US and by extension, to israel, can bring more stability to the region.
israel's problem is they can't fight a limited war. If something starts with one, it will quickly find itself fighting all.
Have a libtard like you here sure is reassuring!
When did you retire from the State Department?