For, what? 18 years for treason? In any other country he'd be given the chair, had uranium in his breakfast, or find himself in an 'accident'. Sometimes I wonder if Israel's high moral is more of a disadvantage. I'm sorry to break you the news, but traitors are not viewed as heroes.
Israeli ambassador to U.K.: Elements of left 'in denial' about 'disease' of anti-Semitism (Haaretz)
from the article: Nobel laureates urge Israel to let Vanunu receive int'l rights award