19.10.2011 21.Tischrei. 5772 Hoschanah Rabbah
Shahira Amin slammed by Israeli media for holding up kidnapped soldier’s return home and presenting him with inappropriate questions.
Shahira Amin, the Egyptian state TV journalist who was the first person to interview Gilad Schalit minutes after he was turned over to Egyptian mediators, defended criticism over the interview on Tuesday.
Amin was roundly slammed by Israeli media for holding up the kidnapped soldier’s return home, for presenting him with loaded questions designed to highlight her country’s central role in the negotiating process and for asking harsh and inappropriate questions that Schalit was stumbling to answer….