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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 12.10.11 | 06:52 (IST)

    all that shavit says is perfectly true. what needs to be added is that for the first time in two thousand years there is a jewish state that has the means to redeem one of her own from the clutches of mortal enemies. jews, including our most vulnarable, our children, were at the mercy of murderous nations for two thousand years. today, there is a jewish state which can defend her children by all means necessary and redeem her hostage for multitudes of the enemy. the enemy knows deep down that it is weak and cannot destroy the jewish state. it will continue to harrass, kill and attempt to kidnap. but, just as in the case of shalit, the enemy will pay a very steep price for its acts of terror.

    from the article: Gilad Shalit exchange deal is a victory for old-fashioned Israeli solidarity
    First published 01:54 12.10.11 | Last updated 01:54 12.10.11
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