The issue is that the paalestinians need to stop firing Qassams AT ISRAELI CITIES -- I cannot believe Haaretz used the term "settlements" in their story. The story as reported in Haaretz states "The pamphlets said the Israeli government was willing to cease ...if abducted soldier Gilad Shalit is returned unharmed and militants stop firing Qassam rockets at Israeli settlements. Haaaretz states the actual quote from the pamphlet in the next paaragraph: "These strikes shall continue so long as the rocket fire at Israel does not cease and soldier Gilad Shalit is returned."
U.S., allies stage 20 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq (Reuters)
from the article: IAF drops pamphlets in Gaza outlining terms for cease-fire
When asked recently what issue keeps him awake at night, new security service chief replied that it’s the possibility of Hamas carrying out a large-scale surprise attack. It’s now his job to keep that from happening.06:46 12.02.16 | 0 comments
Nearly every delegate at the Tel Aviv conference is happy to declare their belief in the two-state solution, and to explain why it's not yet possible.18:45 11.02.16 | 0 comments