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

24.10.2011                      26.Tischrei. 5772


'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.”…