‚We’ll change policy of releasing prisoners en masse‘

24.10.2011                      26.Tischrei. 5772

Politik:

'We’ll change policy of releasing prisoners en masse'

Barak says Schalit deal strengthened solidarity but warns approach to kidnappings must change: "This slippery slope has to stop."

Israel must change its approach to kidnap situations, Defense Minister Ehud Barak told Channel 2 on Sunday night.
Asked whether he had a message for Hamas and its military chief, Ahmed Jabari, on the consequences of a future kidnap attempt, Barak responded, “I don’t think I have to say anything publicly via television screens. Hamas understands that it’s not worth its while to try this again. As we are a learning nation, we don’t want to return to this.”…