"Hamas should agree to have Red Cross representatives visit him, perhaps with his family as well." Reminds me the TV cartoon series "Heidi" in an idillic Alpine village. Uri Avnery is desperate to consider Hamas a nation-state, and consider its "army" a regular one, not a bunch of Iranian-trained terrorists. What a loss of time.
Bomb in Lebanon targets bus heading to Syria, no casualties (Reuters)
from the article: Shalit wasn't kidnapped