Pardon and Amnesty are two different things, Akiva. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Fortuna Benmayor
    • 28.12.07 | 16:16 (IST)

    Forgiving Palestinian terrorists, bomb-makers and failed suicide-bombers, etc., authors of the butchery of innocent Israeli civilians is one (very arguable)thing. Their release into complete impunity and a capacity to murder again, has nothing to do with magnanimity, neither with an "historical reconciliation". It is a judicial matter. And the judiciary can be overturned, yes, but in benefit of what it is created in the first place: the defense of poeple's lives (and all other rights). In this case, releasing murderers isn't the case.

    from the article: Reconciliation begins in prison
    First published 00:00 28.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.12.07
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