U.S. media extensively covers Shalit deal, as planned prisoner swap inches closer

17.10.2011                      19.Tischrei. 5772                       Chol Hamo'ed 3

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U.S. media extensively covers Shalit deal, as planned prisoner swap inches closer

The main American media outlets have devoted several articles, op-eds and editorials to the Israel-Hamas deal, with some attacking Israel for 'giving in to terror.'

The main U.S. newspapers have been attentively following developments in the upcoming Gilad Shalit swap deal, with some of the news websites writing as many as ten different articles on the Israel-Hamas agreement.
The New York Times called the deal "a yearning for solidarity," with reporter Ethan Bronner saying the deal shows how small the gap is between the private and the public in Israel….