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    • Samir Kuntar
    • 23.10.11 | 09:59 (IST)

    Hmm . . . wasn't she the Israeli Foreign Minister in July 2008, who arranged to swap Samir Kuntar for Eldad Regev and Ehud Goldwasser? And then found out that Regev and Goldwasser were dead already, only after their bodies were delivered, and Kuntar was dancing and singing in Lebanon? Netanyahu's swap may kill Israelis, but at least Shalit was returned alive (barely!) Livin's swap brought back dead bodies. And - worse still, Livni set a precedent that you don't even have to keep the Jews alive to get live Kuntars back.

    from the article: Livni: Shalit swap deal legitimizes and strengthens Hamas
    First published 08:42 23.10.11 | Last updated 08:42 23.10.11
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