what was courageous about this? Netanyahu capitulated to Hamas after arguing his whole career that one should never negotiate with terrorists. Netanyahu could have achieved exactly what he got in the Shalit swap during his first week in office. His simple inability to make any decisive decision cost Shalit many more unneccesary months in captivity than should have ever been the case.
Firebomb thrown during demonstration in northern Israeli town of Umm al Fahm (Haaretz)
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