Schalit and the Arab Spring

12.10.2011                      14.Tischrei. 5772                       Erew Sukkot

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Schalit and the Arab Spring

The Arab Spring is behind Israel's change of heart on the Gilad Schalit deal, which has not changed dramatically since 2006.

The deal to release Gilad Schalit is without a doubt controversial. The main change, though, took place on the Israeli side, which in recent months changed its position on the deal that has retained mostly the same format since Hamas kidnapped Schalit in June, 2006.
The big question is what brought about this change….