If Shalit is released conditions in Gaza might improve. But then again they might not. Gazans have absolutely no reason to rely on or even expect benevolence from Israel. Why should they care about the condition of one of their oppressors? He is in no worse shape than Palestinians held under administrative detention.
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from the article: IDF fires at group of demonstrators on Gaza border