Sgt. Shalit, Israeli government, prisoner exchange - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ricardo Kolbe
    • 12.05.10 | 21:55 (IDT)

    Sir, I personally think that the key to the solution lies with ex-CoGS DM E. Barak and to a smaller part with Netanyahu. There is no doubt and secret that the IDF is planning for years now to free Sg. Shalit in a military operation to avoid a transfer of prisoners.However, there is a distinct difference to Ben-Gurion's and Begin's time, Shalit would not be a PoW for that long if the military would not work. The Shalit family should write to Netanyahu, Barak and Peres and demonstrate in front of the Knesset to get things moving.

    from the article: Hamas: Netanyahu is trying to push an empty deal on Shalit's release
    First published 17:30 12.05.10 | Last updated 17:30 12.05.10
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