"As the date to take territory the Palestinians have counted on for a state nears, respected former Israeli military, intelligence & diplomatic officials are denouncing any unilateral annexation as a grave risk to Israel’s security. “Before, we needed the consent of the Palestinians for any move"... "This is a new paradigm -- from now on, you don’t have veto power. If the PA collapses or Palestinians respond with an uprising, Israel could be forced to militarily reoccupy a restive West Bank. T he fear most unnerving Israelis is that their son daughters could be sent into combat. Resuming a full-blown military occupation would cost billions, experts say. The Palestinians have withdrawn from the agreement & suspended security cooperation with Israel in protest." They have rejected any unilateral move as a violation of Israel’s (Oslo) commitments to mutually negotiated borders accords.