We have seen articles proclaiming "New hope" many times before. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 24.06.11 | 04:55 (IDT)

    In the past, the Israeli government thought that Shalit was not worth the asking price. To Hamas, Shalit was worth the asking price. Hamas has consistently valued Shalit higher than Israel has. Has this changed? If not, then the proclaimation of new hope is just as hollow as the previous ones have been.

    from the article: After five years of Shalit deal impasse, recent diplomatic moves bring new hope
    First published 02:03 24.06.11 | Last updated 02:03 24.06.11
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