The liberation of Shalit, a soldier who was taking part in a violent siege, was one of the aims of operation 'Cast Lead'. It resulted in many war crimes committed by the army, under political responsibility of cabinet ministers Barak and Livni. There are no saints playing any role in this story.
Supreme Court rejects plea for freeze on expansion of asylum seekers' detention (Haaretz)
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