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Tuesday, October 18, 2011

The Geopolitical Implications of Gilad Shalit's Release

Israel hates it when its soldiers are taken prisoner and would go to great lengths to work on their release or rescue. But is the 1 is to 1,000 recent prisoner exchange for Shalit too mind boggling even for Israelis. Stratfor this time discusses and analyzes the geopolitics of such a release and its repercussions fr the Middle East.