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Lapid: Settlement Freeze Preferable To Prisoner Release

Yair Lapid

Yair Lapid

“I’ll tell you one thing I’ve learned in this last year: There’s no problem in politics being an idiot – there’s a big problem being an idiot twice,” he said. “I’ve learned my lesson and I’m not going to declare such declarations anymore because this is stupid.”

 

(JTA)

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2 Responses to “Lapid: Settlement Freeze Preferable To Prisoner Release”

  1. Nathan Katz says:

    Just thinking — is Israel had capital punishment for murder, then this would not be an issue. Just thinking.

  2. neither is a good idea.

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