Former Navy Head: Who Releases Terrorists With No Peace Deal?

Former Navy chief Eliezer Marom criticizes government for releasing terrorists in what he calls a “political deal”.Elad Benari, 1/2/2014, 12:16 AM

PA: 'Netanyahu Promised to Free Israeli Arab Terrorists'

PA official tells IDF radio Netanyahu promised from beginning to free all terrorists jailed before Oslo, including Israeli Arabs.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2014, 10:13 AM

Netanyahu Slams PA Celebration: ‘Murderers Are Not Heroes’

PM: Abbas’ embrace of freed killers illustrates the difference between Israel, PA.Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 1:22 PM

Lapid: Freeing Terrorists the Lesser Evil

Finance Minister: America presented our options – and the others were worse.Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 11:29 AM

Abbas: No Peace Until All Prisoners Are Released

PA chairman celebrates release of 26 terrorists, personally greets 18 of them who arrived in Ramallah.Elad Benari, 12/31/2013, 3:44 AM

Kerry 'Appreciates' Israel Releasing Terrorists

As Israel releases 26 terrorists, Secretary of State John Kerry "expresses his appreciation" for that decision.Elad Benari, 12/31/2013, 2:16 AM

Ben-Ari: 'Jewish Home Is Partner To Govt. of Blood'

Former MK attacks Jewish Home for not bringing down coalition government to prevent release of 26 terrorist murderers.Ari Yashar, 12/31/2013, 1:16 AM

Terrorist Release 'A Sad Chapter in Israeli History'

Activist talks about protests in Jerusalem that have brought hundreds to the streets to oppose govt. release of terrorists.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/31/2013, 12:14 AM

Kerry 'Deceived Israel' on Terrorist Release, Says Official

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has clarified to the Americans that no Israeli Arab terrorists will be released as a "gesture" to the PA.Elad Benari, 12/30/2013, 11:39 PM

Court Won't Intervene, Terrorist Release to Proceed on Schedule

If all goes to plan, the government will release 26 terrorists late Monday, after the High Court refused to put a stop to the releasesDavid Lev, 12/30/2013, 8:49 PM

Israel Must Stop Fighting For Survival

The people have the power to stop terrorist releases - all it takes is a simple change of mindset. Ari Soffer, A7 Managing Editor, 12/30/2013, 10:10 AM

Fogels' Son Asks: Why Are they Releasing Murderers?

11-year-old Roi Fogel wants to know why the government is releasing terrorist murderers.Elad Benari, 12/30/2013, 2:16 AM

Murderer of 16 Israelis Among Terrorists to be Freed

Israel Prison Service makes public the list of 26 terrorists who will be freed in the latest “gesture” to the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 12/29/2013, 1:21 AM

Report: Kerry Offers Pollard's Release to Israel

Kerry has offered Israel the release of Pollard as part of discussions about an upcoming release of terrorists.Arutz Sheva North America, 12/27/2013, 8:56 PM

MKs, Bereaved Mothers: Terror Deal Shows Israel 'Not Sovereign'

At meeting with MKs, bereaved mothers and lawyers say terrorist release 'not acceptable,' shows 'Israel capitulates to foreign dictates.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/26/2013, 6:07 PM

Mothers of Slain Children: We Cannot be Silent

Women whose children were murdered by terrorists in outcry over terrorist release: ‘It’s simply wrong.’Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2013, 7:59 AM

For the First Time: Arab MKs Join Calls for Pollard's Release

One hundred Members of Knesset demand release of Jonathan Pollard following US spying allegations.Tova Dvorin, 12/25/2013, 6:51 PM

Liberman: 'Be Like the British - Let Terrorists Hunger Strike'

Foreign Minister calls for rearrest of released terrorist who called for kidnapping of IDF soldiers, notes British model in hunger strikes.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 1:04 PM

Danon: 'A Normal Country Wouldn't Release Terrorists'

In meeting with bereaved mothers and various MKs, Danon calls on Netanyahu to stop terrorist release after string of terror.Ari Yashar, 12/25/2013, 11:45 AM

Despite Terror Wave, Gov. To Free Terrorists

3rd batch of releases set for early next week, even as terror attacks spike since last Friday. Protests planned opposite Netanyahu's house.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2013, 8:04 AM

PA Rejects Prisoner Release Delay, Warns of 'Total Failure'

PA opposes Kerry's postponement of terrorist release to press Jordan Valley arrangement. PLO official warns of 'total failure.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2013, 1:03 PM

Released Terrorists Reveal No Regret, Fun in Jail

PMW exposes released prisoners and their families on PA TV revealing ease of prison life, and familial visits in contrast to PA libels.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2013, 9:19 PM

Bereaved Father’s Disgust: ‘Just Free all Terrorists Now’

Bereaved father wonders why the government is dragging out terrorist release.Maayana Miskin, 12/1/2013, 10:50 AM

Erdan Criticizes US 'Hypocrisy' on Pollard Case

Minister Eldan criticizes US for imprisoning Pollard, now in 29th year in jail, while demanding Israel free terrorists; calls for release.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2013, 6:32 PM

PA Gave $50,000, Senior Positions to Released Terrorists

Reports reveal the PA gave generous grant to each freed terrorist along with senior gov't positions with high monthly salaries.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2013, 11:52 AM

Danon on Stabbing: Stop Freeing Terrorists Now

Deputy Defense Minister Danon calls on PM Netanyahu to stop releasing terrorists following fatal stabbing of soldier in northern Israel.Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 10:51 AM

Ben-Ari Tells Peace Now Head He'd Trade Him for Schalit

Heated debate between former MK Ben-Ari and far-left Oppenheimer of Peace Now at Bar Ilan University conference on release of terrorists.Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 10:19 AM

Freed Terrorists get Guaranteed Work in PA

PA Arabs face high unemployment – but those willing to attack Israel will soon be exempt from job worries.Maayana Miskin, 11/6/2013, 12:42 AM

Fatah Gloats: Israel, Go Pray for Your Dead

Fatah leader mocks Israel as murderers are freed, says prisoner release is Israel’s defeat.Maayana Miskin, 11/5/2013, 6:16 PM

Terror Victims' Org Urges Kerry to Meet With Victims' Families

Terror victim advocacy organization to appeal to US Sec. Gen. John Kerry to stop pushing for terrorist release, meet with families.Tova Dvorin, 11/5/2013, 2:33 PM

Akunis: Arrogant PA Wants to Break Off Talks After Releases

The Palestinian Authority is looking for any excuse to withdraw from negotiations with Israel, MK Ofir Akunis said MondayDavid Lev, 11/4/2013, 7:17 PM

Ex-MK: Don’t Free Terrorists – Kill Them

Former MK Michael Ben-Ari suggests an alternative to terrorist release, and explains why he’s wearing a keffiyeh.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2013, 4:46 AM

Terror Victim’s Father: What About Your Promises?

Ron Kerman: They promised over my daughter’s open grave that her killers would die in jail.Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2013, 9:54 PM

‘We Feel for Bereaved Families - But Strategy Comes First’

Defense Minister: govt. responsibility to ‘long-term strategy’ outweighs responsibility to families that lost loved ones to terror.Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2013, 5:57 PM

Demonstrators March to Jail: Don't Release Murderers

Demonstrators marched in protest to the jail where terrorists are currently being held prior to their release tomorrow.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 10/28/2013, 9:51 PM

PM: Releasing Terrorists One of My Most Difficult Decisions

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu appeals for "unity and responsibility", in the wake of his government's decision to release 26 terrorists.David Lev, 10/28/2013, 6:42 PM

Livni: We Don't Answer to 'Judea and Samaria Rabbis'

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni expressed satisfaction at the defeat of a law that would have prevented the release of terroristsDavid Lev, 10/27/2013, 5:17 PM

Deputy Defense Minister Urges Gov't: Don’t Encourage Terrorism

Danon links terrorist release to increase in terror, and warns government that it’s time to stop.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 2:52 PM

Tensions Boil Over Between Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua Parties

Coalition MKs trade barbs over ‘homes for terrorists’ claims and more. PA leaders lend support to ‘Jewish Home’ position.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 12:20 PM

‘Settlers’ Furious at ‘Homes for Killers’ Offer

Pro-‘settlement’ leaders furious as PM promises housing units in exchange for terrorist release. ‘We don’t want it.’Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 2:15 PM

Report: Livni Trying to Avoid Vote on Terrorist Release

Justice Minister who heads Israel-PA talks is reportedly trying to prevent MKs from voting on terrorist release by burying bill.Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 1:03 PM

Almagor Head: Petition Against Terrorist Release Could Work

The head of the Almagor terror victims' group thinks that he has a good chance of stopping the release of terrorists next week.David Lev, 8/5/2013, 11:03 PM

Rabbi Lau: Terrorist Release Could Endanger Israel

Newly-elected Chief Rabbi warns that gov't plan to release terrorists in advance of talks with the PA is "dangerous" and "insensitive"David Lev, 7/28/2013, 4:24 PM

Brokenhearted Father Dies, ‘Finished’ by Shalit Deal

Haifa man dies nine years after daughter’s murder. Release of terrorist killers in Shalit deal “finished him,” family says.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2012, 5:53 PM

550 Shalit Deal Terrorists to be Freed Sunday

The second group of 550 PA terrorists due to be freed in the second phase of the Hamas-Shalit swap deal are scheduled for release today.Chana Ya'ar, 12/18/2011, 9:32 AM

Abbas Demands: Now Release Fatah Terrorists

PA Chairman Abbas demands that Israel release more than 500 Fatah terrorists, based on alleged promise from former PM Olmert.Maayana Miskin, 10/21/2011, 12:54 PM

'It's Never Too Late for Military Option'

Israel still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.Maayana Miskin, 7/10/2011, 7:57 PM

Time to Change the Rules on Shalit, Father of Terror Victim Says

Israel should tell Hamas "One for one for Shalit, and that's it, even if the terrorist traded is my daughter's murderer", says Ron Kehrmann. David Lev, 7/5/2011, 8:37 AM

Bibi Tells IDF to Hand Over Terrorist Remains for Ramadan

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu ordered the IDF to hand over the remains of 84 terrorists as a 'Ramadan gesture.'Gabe Kahn., 7/4/2011, 10:47 PM

Bereaved Parents want Terrorists' Information

Parents who lost children to terrorist attacks are calling on PM Netanyahu to answer questions about terrorists up for release.Maayana Miskin, 7/3/2011, 9:01 PM