When you get into the details of this article notwithstanding the typical Harel spin, he concedes that two governments tried various solutions all of which Hamas rejected. He even concedes Hamas is responsible too. Yet Israel is at fault for everything in Amos Harel's world. This negotiation is very difficult because a terrorist org killed 2 soldiers and kidnapped a third. In exchange they want some committed terrorists back. This article is too simplistic.
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: MESS Report / Israel has missed every opportunity to free Shalit