Hamas, not Israel, must feel the pressure over Gilad

The Schalit family's repeated calls to the government to capitulate to Hamas' demands have borne no fruit. It's time to turn the tables and channel that pressure directly at Hamas instead.

May 30, 2011 14:07
Demonstration for Gilad Schalit outside Red Cross

Schalit Demo 311. (photo credit: Gali Sheffer Manor)

It’s far too soon to declare a trend, but three recent incidents deviated sharply from the usual Israeli activities on behalf of kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit: Rather than trying to pressure the government to capitulate to Hamas’ demands, all sought instead to put pressure on the Palestinians.

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