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Israel Prisoner Swap

Palestinians Freed In Deal With Israel Go To Hajj

AP | Posted 01.04.2012 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza's Hamas rulers say 300 Palestinian prisoners freed in a recent swap for a captured Israeli soldier will take part i...

Shalit Swap: Only Temporary Relief for Israel/Palestine

Yavuz Baydar | Posted 12.20.2011 | World
Yavuz Baydar

When the euphoria in Israel and Gaza is over, the agenda will come back to its real content: can negotiations start (seriously, this time) between Israel and the Palestinian Authority for a peace deal?

Highlighting the Palestinian Human Narrative

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 12.20.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Israeli was very successful in painting a human portrait of Gilad Shalit. Now after the prisoner release, many Palestinian stories are being heard for the first time.

Israeli Cabinet Member Calls Gilad Shalit Deal 'Incentive To Kill Israelis'

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 12.12.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israeli euphoria over a deal to free a soldier held for five years by Hamas gave way Wednesday to growing anxiety that the swap for ...