Gilad Shalit should not be freed until many Palestinians who are languishing in Israeli prisons for years without trial,are released.That is the only way. Hamas is a group,just because the west and Israel say it is terrorist,means nothing!One man's terrorist is another man's freedom fighter! Russia is right,the other countries have no guts to admit they have contacts with Hamas.
Chief suspect in Bangkok bombing case arrested (dpa)
from the article: Russia rebuffs Israeli rebuke over open relations with Hamas