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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 22.12.09 | 05:39 (IST)

    Because Israel knowingly redeemed the bones of Goldwasser and Regeve at great cost. Olmert was a man of no consequence. No substance. He failed to save Shalit with his invasion called Summer Rains. He failed to prevent the abduction of Goldwasser and Regev after Shalit had been abducted. Israel has no policy about captives. NO government of Israel - including the current one which refuses to redeem Shalit - has had the moral courage to tell the world 'no Israeli will be redeemed, they must rot in hell forever or die. It is a FACT that Netanyahu lacks this moral fiber. Otherwise Noam would have welcomed Gilad home many months ago. I can understand cowardice. I cannot understand a coward who leaves a human being in hell because he lacks the courage to do the decent thing. Neither Olmert or Netanahu had the courage to do the decent thing.

    from the article: Gilad Shalit must be released at any cost
    First published 01:52 22.12.09 | Last updated 13:37 22.12.09
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