Because of democracy and the vote factor israel has no other go except obeying to the cries of the poor mother of mr shalit. But if this is the state in china it would have got some more territory from pakistan as it has got azad kashmir now. Even now things have not gone too bad. Let them release mr shalit first.
U.S. House Speaker Boehner brushes off call for his ouster (Reuters)
from the article: Future will reveal true price of Shalit swap deal