Report: Israel offered terrorist releases for soldiers' bodiesIsrael offered to release Hamas terrorists for bodies of Oron Shaul and Hadar Goldin last year, senior source says - but Hamas rejected it.
Haniyeh Demands Release of 54 TerroristsHamas leader demands release of terrorists rearrested since Shalit deal in order to start talks to free Israeli civilian captives.
For Hamas, Civilians and Soldiers Two Separate IssuesCounterterrorism expert explains why the price for soldiers' bodies will be higher, offers a means for Israel to reciprocate pressure.
Bennett: Shelly Dadon's Murderer the Same as IranBoth wanted to kill Jews for being Jews, Bennett stresses at memorial service, and Israel must say 'no' to both.
Hamas Toughens Conditions for Releasing Soldiers' BodiesHamas demands release of terrorists from 2014 deal, 63 terrorists rearrested since 2011 for bodies of Hadar Goldin, Oron Shaul.
Nazareth Court Keeps Terrorists in PrisonTerrorists released during Shalit deal kept incarcerated after review of appeals.
Almagor Demands Ban On Burying TerroristsTerror victims' association slams government for 'focusing more on viral videos' than terror.
Report: Har Nof Terrorist Worked Next to SynagogueTerrorists unofficially identified as cousins Uday and Rassan Abu Jamal - one of whom worked in store meters from the massacre site.
Bennett: 'From Now On, Terrorists Will Die in Prison'Jewish Home Chairman lauds 'life without parole' bill approval, saying 'Israel's security policy is returning to sanity.'
'Life Without Parole' Bill Approved in Second, Third ReadingsBill to prevent more terrorist releases passes after months of controversy; law limits 'prisoner swap' releases.
Report: Israel, Hamas Close to Terrorist Swap DealHamas official boasts of 'bargaining chip' ahead on Facebook page. Israeli officials mum.
Investigation into Bowe Bergdahl Abduction BeginsUS Army investigates whether or not controversial US captive deserted to join the Taliban.
Bill: Released Terrorists to Return to Prison at Any TimeMKs from across the political spectrum unite to sign bill, which was approved for first reading.
Bill Blocking Terrorists' Benefits Passes Second, Third ReadingsLandmark initiative to begin removing incentives for terrorist prisoners and 'gestures' to the PA advances in Knesset.
Even the PA Blames Terrorist Releases for KidnappingTerrorist releases 'show kidnappers that Israel can be blackmailed,' PA official acknowledges. But how sincere is the condemnation?
Liberman: No More Terrorist Releases After KidnappingForeign Minister Avigdor Liberman states 'no tolerance' policy toward terrorist releases as IDF search for missing students continues.
'Life Without Parole' Bill Passes Preliminary Knesset ReadingBill to prevent terrorist releases from becoming the norm passes first major hurdle after series of setbacks.
'Life Without Parole Bill' Approved for VoteEconomics Minister Naftali Bennett posts victory on Facebook shortly after bill passes vote, praises 'end to 'murder deal' only in Israel.'
Taliban Welcomes 'Victory' After US ExchangeTaliban leader issues rare public statement congratulating Islamists over US terrorist release; Afghan government livid over the swap.
Terrorist Pardon Bill will be Debated in Security CabinetPrime Minister decides to have the inner cabinet discuss proposed law along with Shamgar Commitee report on prisoner releases.
Terrorist Released in Tannenbaum Deal KilledA terrorist released by Israel in the deal to return Elhanan Tannenbaum has been killed fighting in Syria.
Abbas: 'Unity' Government to Recognize Israel, Denounce TerrorIn abrupt about-face, Abbas insists unity government to be forced to recognize Israel - and that the PA will stop int'l legitimacy campaign.
Palestinian Arab Terrorist To Be Deported Back to Israel?Palestinian Arab woman convicted of involvement in 1969 terror attack has been in hiding in Chicago - until now.
Bill: Pardon for Terrorists Only After Compensating VictimsKnesset approves preliminary reading of bill which states that terrorists will only be released after they pay compensation.
Jewish Home Fights Back, Appeals Yesh Atid's LawsJewish Home appeals four laws proposed by Yesh Atid, a day after Minister Perry blocked "life sentence for terrorists" bill.
Foreign Minister Urges Knesset to Make Decision on PA PolicyLiberman slams wishy-washiness in Israeli policy toward terrorist releases after last-minute rejection of landmark bill.
Yesh Atid Minister Kills 'Life Sentence for Terrorists' BillYaakov Perry files appeal against bill enforcing life sentences for terrorist prisoners. Jewish Home outraged.
Minister Calls for Death Penalty for Convicted TerroristsTransportation Minister praises 'life without parole' bill as a strong moral principle, says terrorists should be condemned to death.
PA Official: 'How Will Israel Negotiate for Kidnapped Soldiers?'PA official upset over ministers' approval of bill to prevent the release of terrorist murderers, complains law 'contradicts IDF values'.
'Do They Oppose Releasing Terrorists or Not?'MK Shaked puzzles over opposition to terrorist release prevention bill by left-wing ministers who claimed to oppose such moves.
Ministers Pass 'Life Without Parole' BillBill to enforce life sentences for terrorists passes 7-3 in Committee for Legislation. But will it face an appeal?
Bennett: Yes, We Have to Tie our Own HandsEconomics Minister says his party's bill will prevent Israeli government from releasing terrorists, even if it wants to.
Shelly Dadon's Father 'Won't Recover' From His Daughter's MurderYaakov Dadon, father of Israeli girl killed in recent suspected terror attack, rejects opposition to bills preventing terror releases.
Bennett Optimistic About Sunday Bill to Stop Terrorist ReleasesJewish Home leader Naftali Bennett vows to 'put an end to' the practice of releasing terrorist murderers, as two bills up for debate Sunday.
Bill: Life Sentence without Parole for TerroristsJewish Home Chairman vows to vote for bill, which is already being threatened with an appeal by Tzipi Livni. 'We will not relent,' he says.
US Official Claims Israel Torpedoed Talks on PurposeMartin Indyk lashes out at Israel again over failed peace talks, says 'settlements undermine Israel's Jewish future.'
Ariel: We Can't Release Terrorist MurderersHousing Minister visits the family of Shelly Dadon, calls for an end of terrorist releases.
'If You Voted to Release Terrorists - We Don't Want to See You'Bereaved daughter advises ministers who voted to release terrorists not to show up at memorial ceremonies.
Bereaved Parent: 'Netanyahu's Words are Hollow'Bereaved parent calls out PM, President, Supreme Court on allowing terrorist releases to go through, asks not to speak on Memorial Day.
Bereaved Families Tell PM Not to Attend Memorial Day CeremonyBereaved families tell PM not to make their pain worse by speaking at ceremony for terror victims after releasing terrorists 3 times.
Little Optimism as Israel, PA Hold Separate Talks with US EnvoyPrevious day's talks were 'very difficult' - a new tripartite meeting could be held in the coming days, but no one is optimistic.
Shabak Head: Released Terrorists Can't Return to Judea, SamariaIf the “fourth round” of terrorist prisoner releases takes place, at least 10 terrorists will have to be sent abroad, the Shabak head said.
Likud Ministers Warn Bennett – Don't Topple CoalitionLikud officials urge Jewish Home MKs to disobey party leader, who has threatened to leave coalition over prisoner release.
Report: Prime Minister Unwilling to Torpedo Coalition Over TalksNetanyahu 'unwilling to turn the world upside down' for Bennett. But what does that actually mean?
'As Soon as Terrorists Board the Bus, I Will Resign'Deputy Minister Danny Danon reiterates intent to resign if prisoner deal goes through, calls coalition tensions 'test' for Bennett, Likud.
Bennett: Have We No Red Lines?Economy Minister keeps hammering at proposed deal, says: 'The world despises a country that releases the murderers of children.'
Arab Terrorists Begin, End New Hunger StrikeHamas terrorist begins hunger strike over solitary confinement, causing 'solidarity movement' - for a few hours.
'Terrorist Release Deal Hurts Israeli Arabs More Than Anyone'Jewish Home Chairman Naftali Bennett publishes open letter to Israeli Arabs saying deal would turn them into second-class citizens.
Pictures of Terrorists Hang in Israeli Arab CityComplaint filed against the mayor of Baqa al-Gharbiyye, after signs showing terrorists who murdered an IDF soldier are discovered.
Minister Says Livni Should Leave the GovernmentIn special interview, Uri Orbach calls HaTnua 'fictitious,' slams Livni for blaming Israel over talks - which he has 'no problem' reviving.
Foreign Minister Offers Talks - But No Terrorist ReleasesAvigdor Liberman says Israel 'in favor of negotiations' as long as terrorists remain in prison.
Arch-Terrorist Marwan Barghouti Demands Release from PrisonPalestinian Arab terrorist leader releases new directives to PA, entitled "Insurgency Strategy," and calls for terrorists to be released.
Ramallah Insists Israel Torpedoed TalksSpokesman claims that Israel used talks to stall for time, brought end to talks by 'building settlements.'
Fresh Protests Against Terrorist Releases in JerusalemBereaved families raise outcry over terrorist releases, 'end to Israel's sovereignty' proposed in possible deal with US and PA.
Report: Jonathan Pollard to Be Released in Two WeeksIsraeli source says Pollard deal is in the process of being secured - but at what cost?
US Officials Confirm Pollard's Release is on the TableObama administration negotiating with Israel to secure Pollard's release - but it would mean 'significant concessions' for Israel.
Boycott the New York TimesIsrael Tenenbaum was expendable, if the NYTimes is to be the source of information on his murderer.