Billionaires Packer and Milchan, at center of Netanyahu Investigation, Sought to Recruit Mossad Chief

Hamas Claims Its Prize and Deepens Its Isolation

By snatching an Israeli officer, the Islamist group has alienated powerful players on the Mideast stage and blown the cease-fire to smithereens.

To describe the assumed capture this morning of Second Lieutenant Hadar Goldin as a "game-changer" after