Analysis Where the Palestinian Hunger Strike and Pardoning Terrorists Align

Former head of the Israeli army's missing soldiers unit says bill to prevent pardoning terrorists would severely curtail government's room to maneuver when acting to rescue abducted soldiers.

The lengthy hunger strike by Palestinian detainees, alongside the cabinet’s approval Sunday of a bill aimed at preventing terrorist murderers from being pardoned as part of a negotiated deal, once again raises the question of how Israel ought to deal with Palestinian terrorists – a question that was pushed aside after the...