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Discretion required Sir, – I was very disturbed to find a tactless and insensitive four-page spread, as well as cover, of Gilad Schalit and his girlfriend (“Wine therapy: Opening the heart with Israeli wine,” Cover, February 14).

While we were all happy when Gilad was released, let us not forget that his negligence caused his kidnapping, and in order to free him we had to release 1,000 terrorists, including those with blood on their hands. Surely, the families of the victims murdered by these terrorists could not help but be shocked by this exaggerated interview.

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