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    • George
    • 16.10.11 | 21:07 (IST)

    is whining about the released prisons. The article starts with "despite being sentenced to life, 40 years, respectively". Well, what do you think the released prisons' sentence will be? 2 years? 3 years? The Palestinian side is trying to get those who will never see their families again out of prison, not the ones that will be released in 3 years or 5 years. It makes sense! Why would someone negotiate over a prisoner that will be released in few years? If Jonathan Pollard was due to be released in 2 years, would Israel be actively lobbying to release him? Not really.

    from the article: Shalit deal to set free perpetrators of 2000 lynching of IDF reservists
    First published 20:41 16.10.11 | Last updated 20:41 16.10.11
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