24.06.2011 22.Siwan, 5771
PM vows to end jailed terrorists’ privileges
Noam Schalit asks why it took Israeli governments five years to make move; Hamas rejects Red Cross call for sign of life.
Israel will revoke benefits and privileges from “terrorists” sitting in its jails in response to Hamas’s refusal to let the International Red Cross visit kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said in a dramatic announcement Thursday night.
He was speaking two days before the fifth anniversary of Schalit’s kidnapping by Hamas on the Israeli side of the Gaza border on June 26, 2006….