Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange deal reached with Hamas
Posted 17 October 2011 - 05:09 PM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that a tentative deal to secure the release of Sgt. Gilad Shalit, an Israeli soldier held captive for the past five years, had been reached. The exact timing of the actual exchange is still unclear, but could be as soon as next week. As Joel Greenberg reported :
Posted 18 October 2011 - 04:02 AM
Posted 18 October 2011 - 04:49 AM
Posted 18 October 2011 - 11:16 AM
when nearly every son and daughter goes to the army, the attitude changes. every IDF soldier was already a target for kidnapping, the rules of engagement have changed for the IDF so as to make evading capture more important then avoiding friendly fire. but you bring the boys home no matter what.
I am having a very emotional morning over this...