In the normal world, prisoners are released at the end of a war. Here is a unique and complicated situation. There is no peace, and our enemies will not make peace with us other than the answer is to take no prisoners alive. While this is harsh, I'd like to know what are the alternatives other than our own destruction. Frankly, while I distain the taking of lives, I'd rather it be theirs, than ours.
12 Iraqi troops, militiamen killed in multiple ISIS suicide attacks (AP)
from the article: For Israel, punishing Palestinians is not enough