People here are demanding the release of Shalit in return for a cessation of the blockade. But this amounts to illegal collective punishment. Besides, making 1.3 million people suffer because of 1 IDF prisoner is ridiculous, especially given the thousands of prisoners held by Israel. How can Palestinian misery be so cheap, compared to the misery of one Israeli?
Obama to meet with Jordan's King Abdullah in White House later this month (Reuters)
from the article: Israel lets clothes into Gaza for first time since Hamas takeover
Why regulars at Anna Loulou in Jaffa – Israelis and Palestinians, straights and gays – have taken over running the unique establishment.14:27 08.02.16 | 2 comments