Hamas has nothing to lose and much to (possibly) gain by demanding more prisoners - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 15.10.11 | 15:16 (IST)

    Israel has already demonized Hamas to the point that Hamas has nothing to lose by playing games now that expectations in Israel are high. What will Israelis do? Criticize Hamas? Curse Hamas? They do that anyway. Hamas should use the opportunity to it's fullest. If the deal falls apart, so what? It is a win for Hamas as long as the issue remains contentious in Israel.

    from the article: Report: Israel, Hamas meet on final Shalit swap details
    First published 11:52 15.10.11 | Last updated 11:52 15.10.11
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