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  3/25/2010, Nisan 10, 5770

Tirosh: US Officials Admit Pollard's Sentence Excessive


In a comprehensive article published Wednesday in the Maariv newspaper Kadima MK Ronit Tirosh says that there has been gravest injustice and lack of proportionality in the non-ongoing imprisonment of Jonathan Pollard.

In the article, Tirosh quotes U.S. government security officials who say that the punishment imposed on Pollard was excessive and that it’s time to release him.