Shalit Prisoner Exchange

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Shalit Describes Kidnapping: I Was in Shock

Shalit Describes Kidnapping: I Was in Shock

Gilad Shalit speaks about his kidnapping and years in captivity.Maayana Miskin, 24/03/2013 09:14
Shalit Deal Re-arrest in Home Burglary Case

Shalit Deal Re-arrest in Home Burglary Case

A man released in the Shalit deal has been rearrested for robbing a home while father, children were present.Maayana Miskin, 01/01/2013 10:12
Danon: Recapture Freed Terrorists – Dead or Alive

Danon: Recapture Freed Terrorists – Dead or Alive

MK Danny Danon warns that freed terrorists are a threat as another terrorist freed for Shalit is rearrested.Maayana Miskin, 21/09/2012 16:09
Soldier Who Killed his Stabber Honored

Soldier Who Killed his Stabber Honored

Terrorists stabbed Sgt. Gal Weingarten in the neck, yet Weingarten was able to fire accurately and hit them.Gil Ronen, 24/04/2012 11:34
Over 2/3 of Jews See Press Bias on Shalit

Over 2/3 of Jews See Press Bias on Shalit

Poll results revealed in stormy debate on press slant at 9th Jerusalem Conference.Gil Ronen, 28/02/2012 15:08
IDF Re-arrests Terrorist Freed in Shalit Deal

IDF Re-arrests Terrorist Freed in Shalit Deal

Hana Shalbi arrested based on intelligence. She is third terrorist arrested after being freed in deal.Gil Ronen, 16/02/2012 21:00
Shurat HaDin: Why the Rush to Free Terrorists?

Shurat HaDin: Why the Rush to Free Terrorists?

Shurat HaDin has filed a petition with the High Court requesting that the release of 550 terrorists as part of the Shalit deal be postponed.David Lev, 15/12/2011 13:07
Rivlin: Don't Set Negotiation Terms into Law

Rivlin: Don't Set Negotiation Terms into Law

Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin warns that Israel should not set terms for negotiating with terrorists over captive soldiers into law. Chana Ya'ar, 23/10/2011 15:00
Reservists: 'Don't Swap Terrorists For Us!'

Reservists: 'Don't Swap Terrorists For Us!'

An IDF reservists' group has started a petition to help Israel avoid future swaps for soldiers freeing terrorists with blood on their hands.Chana Ya'ar, 23/10/2011 13:31
Qatar and Turkey to Accept Shalit Swap Terrorists

Qatar and Turkey to Accept Shalit Swap Terrorists

Qatar and Turkey have agreed to accept the terrorists to be deported under the prisoner swap deal to free IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 18/10/2011 02:46
6 Israeli Arab Terrorists First to be Freed

6 Israeli Arab Terrorists First to be Freed

Six Israeli Arab terrorists will be the first to be freed by the prisoner swap deal for kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 18/10/2011 02:15
IDF Marks Closed Military Zones for Shalit Swap

IDF Marks Closed Military Zones for Shalit Swap

Four areas have been designated as closed military zones in preparation for Tuesday's prisoner swap for kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 17/10/2011 20:03
Journalist: Let’s Not Cover Terrorists’ Joy

Journalist: Let’s Not Cover Terrorists’ Joy

The media should avoid showing terrorists’ joy and “V for victory” upon release, says Channel 2 reporter.Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 15:27
Orphan Confronts Shalit Family in Court

Orphan Confronts Shalit Family in Court

Man who lost his parents and siblings confronts Noam Shalit: Look in our eyes, put a black ribbon on your flag. Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 14:21
Last-Ditch Petition: Leave Sbarro Attacker in Jail

Last-Ditch Petition: Leave Sbarro Attacker in Jail

Families of Sbarro restaurant bombing victims seek public’s help keeping killer in jail. If released, they warn, she will inspire others. Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 13:00
Netanyahu Tells Families: I Feel Your Pain

Netanyahu Tells Families: I Feel Your Pain

PM Netanyahu addressed bereaved families, telling them, “I understand your pain.” Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 12:52
Families Split on Shalit Bargain Appeal

Families Split on Shalit Bargain Appeal

Some bereaved families hopeful over Supreme Court bid, others skeptical. ‘If court will listen, why is Peres signing files?’ one asks. Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 09:33
Edelstein: Why I Supported the Shalit Deal

Edelstein: Why I Supported the Shalit Deal

Minister Yuli Edelstein tells Arutz Sheva why he supported the deal, but warns: Too early to rejoice.Maayana Miskin, 17/10/2011 02:10
Jlem Activists Plan Terrorist Warning System

Jlem Activists Plan Terrorist Warning System

As the government prepares to release terrorists into Israel’s capital, local activists plan a low-tech but effective “warning system.”Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 21:39
Analyst: Make ‘One-for-One’ Trades the Law

Analyst: Make ‘One-for-One’ Trades the Law

Former senior Mossad expert suggests “one-for-one” prisoner exchanges be the law, warns of three possible pitfalls of Shalit deal.Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 20:36
Victims' Group: We Need Support over Shalit Deal

Victims' Group: We Need Support over Shalit Deal

Group representing terror survivors protests government failure to inform families, provide emotional support in light of Shalit deal.Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 20:10
Shalit Family: Intervention in Deal is Dangerous

Shalit Family: Intervention in Deal is Dangerous

The family of Gilad Shalit asks the Supreme Court not to intervene in terrorist release. Interference could be deadly, they argue.Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 19:26
Orphans: Nobody Told Us Killer would Go Free

Orphans: Nobody Told Us Killer would Go Free

A second bereaved family charges Justice Ministry with failing to break the news of murderers’ release.Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 18:59
Lawsuit: Peres Lacks Power to Pardon Terrorists

Lawsuit: Peres Lacks Power to Pardon Terrorists

Bereaved brother appeals against terrorist release. “Let ‘no forgiveness’ mean no pardon,” he urges Peres.Maayana Miskin, 16/10/2011 17:37
Hamas: Israel Promised No Revenge

Hamas: Israel Promised No Revenge

Hamas terrorists tell the Arab-language media that Israel promised not to harm released terrorists, while Hamas made no promises.Maayana Miskin, 14/10/2011 10:21