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    • Hank Shrier
    • 16.02.10 | 07:38 (IST)

    Ther have been many recent attempts to kidnap more IDF soldiers. Rewarding Hamas with the release of thousands of prisoners does not make Israel and our soldiers more secure. Just look at what happened in Lebanon 25 years ago when Reagan gave weapons to terrorists to gain the release of kidnap victims. We should be thankful that Netanyahu is looking out for the best interests of an entire country. As a parent it is possible to sympathize with the Shalit family. What do we tell the families of future victims who lose loved ones to released terrorists with blood on their hands. What do we tell the parents of the next soldier who is kidnapped. It is time to find those who kidnapped Shalit and give them a one way ticket to meet Allah.

    from the article: Netanyahu to Hamas: Israel's offer for Shalit is final
    First published 02:16 16.02.10 | Last updated 21:04 17.02.10
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