Prisoners of war need space and time to cope with the traumas of captivity and release. Mr. Peres is a kindly man, and as President has both a degree of duty and opportunity to impose - or not impose. Please folks, cut Gilad Shalit some slack. Do not make him once again a captive in his home, his country, or his soul.
Jerusalem light rail conductors striking over new train schedule (Haaretz)
from the article: Shalit tells Peres: I am recovering slowly and happy to be home