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    • Mark of Lewiston, USA
    • 16.10.11 | 11:51 (IST)

    Even before Shalit was captured, Israel entered Gaza and took captives. Israel has been taking Palestinians without charge or trial for quite a time. There is a war going on and some Palestinians made war back in a manner not dissimilar to the way Israel makes war. The solution is to end the war. But Likud, the Israeli leading party is opposed to Palestinian statehood or sovereignty. That makes it difficult for Palestinians desiring freedom to compromise - with whom for what?

    from the article: The dangerous precedents of the Shalit deal
    First published 03:46 16.10.11 | Last updated 03:46 16.10.11
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