Hamas better watch out.
In the search for peace and security, every "hard line" Israeli PM has taken steps he'd previously rejected. It's one of the dangers of attaining power. Sometimes you've got to face reality. Sometimes you're forced to compromise.
We have no idea if Hamas will soften as it deals with the reality of garbage collection and the economic pressures on its public. We don't know if Hamas will simply be puppet stooges, carrying out the orders of their Iranian masters.
We don't know.
But we're about to find out.