Israeli people, please use your empathy. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 17.08.11 | 08:29 (IDT)

    There is only one, Gilad imprisoned in hands of Hamas. Probably held in bad conditions. And think what it makes you feel against Palestinians. And you should know that, except from convicted ones, there are hundreds, maybe thousands of Palestinians imprisoned in Israel. There are no charges on them. They are imprisoned and tortured due to a "suspicion", based on some forgotten reason. Some of those are in prison for longer than Gilad. It's not all. Israel police and IDF also arrests and imprisons minors down to age 12. They also have families. They also have beloved ones like Gilad. Some Arab mothers are waiting for their children. Just a little empathy.

    from the article: Hamas chief's visit to Cairo could signal imminent decision on Shalit deal
    First published 01:51 17.08.11 | Last updated 01:51 17.08.11
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