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Developing Story: USA Could FREE Israeli Spy, Jonathan Pollard By Mid-April To Save 'PEACE' Talks

Developing Story: BOOM! USA Could FREE Israeli Spy, Jonathan Pollard By Mid-April To Save 'PEACE' Talks

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli spy serving a life sentence in the United States and groups of Palestinian prisoners could be freed under an emerging deal to salvage Middle East peace talks, sources close to the negotiations said on Monday.

The sources, who spoke as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry prepared to meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders, said under the proposed arrangement that Jonathan Pollard, a former U.S. Navy analyst caught spying for Israel in the 1980s, could be released by mid-April.

In addition, Israel would go ahead with a promised release of a fourth group of Palestinians, among the 104 it pledged to free in a deal that led to the renewal of peace talks last July. Another group of jailed Palestinians would also go free - and the peace talks would be extended beyond an April 29 deadline, the sources said.

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If They Free Him

...he could then get hired by the U.S. St@te Dept (which is essenti@lly run from Tel @viv).

FROM 2011

http://www.veteranstoday.com/2011/11/29/israeli-spy-and-amer...

No lies in this article, they have been trying to free this s.o.b. for years, jim dean lays it down.

"He's this eccentric Ghandi-Like figure that you cant touch with the normal bribes that people respond to."
the man Doug Wead on DR. RON PAUL

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basically

They are thinking of freeing a known,convicted spy for spying on the USA,But want to jail one who reported of USA spying to the world
Seems a bit bizarre to me
D

If we deny truth before your very eyes,then the rest of what we have to say,is of little consequence

If this happens, Obama will be remembered as

the biggest sniveling spineless incompetent kiss-all looser pussy in American history.

Pollard is not an israeli spy,

rather, he spied for israel. He was in the US Navy, which makes him guilty of TREASON, which is supposed to warrant the death penalty, but got off easy because... well, you know why.

So not only do we have to buy israel with billions each year(of which some is returned from israel to AIPAC), but we have to release this traitor to make israel do the right thing, which is to release political prisoners.

What a scam, what a shame.

NPR

was driving home yesterday
they referred to pollard as an american spy !! haha

You're a spy for the host country you spy for , of course NPR would never say ISRAELI and SPY together in the same sentence,

hes an ISRAELI SPY responsible for over 1,000 deep cover agents deaths.!

"He's this eccentric Ghandi-Like figure that you cant touch with the normal bribes that people respond to."
the man Doug Wead on DR. RON PAUL

You're right,

NPR won't say it, because AIPAC would tell the congressmen they bought to cut the funding. But, that passes for normal in the good ole US.

He got off easy?

Boy, for people who hate a police state.. you sure seems to love prisons and death sentances.

Jonathan Jay Pollard (born August 7, 1954) is an American convicted of passing classified information to Israel while working as a civilian intelligence analyst.[1] He pled guilty and received a life sentence in 1987. Because his crime occurred prior to November 1, 1987, he is eligible for parole after 30 years in prison provided he continues to maintain a clean record, and may be released on November 21, 2015.[2][3]

Israel granted Pollard citizenship in 1995, but denied until 1998 that it had bought classified information from him.[4] Israeli activist groups, as well as high-profile Israeli politicians, have lobbied for his release.[5] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has voiced particularly strong support for Pollard, visiting the convicted spy in prison in 2002 while not in office.[6][7] His case was later linked to that of Ben-ami Kadish, another U.S. citizen who pled guilty to charges of passing classified information to Israel in the same period.[8][9]

Pollard is the only person in US history to receive a life sentence for spying for an ally, and the only American citizen convicted of such a crime to be sentenced to more than 10 years in prison. Currently, the punishment for such a crime is set at a maximum of ten years,[10] except if it might "result in the death of an agent of the United States" or if it concerns "nuclear weaponry [...] war plans; communications intelligence or cryptographic information."[11] According to Rabbi author Avi Weiss Pollard has "expressed regret" for his actions,[12] According to the CIA's 1987 damage assessment of Pollard's crimes, which was declassified on December 14, 2012, Pollard was not asked by his Israeli handlers to gather information on U.S. military activities, but rather to collect U.S. intelligence on Arab states, Pakistan and the Soviet Union, and especially their weapons systems.[13]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jonathan_Pollard

EASY!!!

that one man alone is responsible for over 1,000 DEATHS ! 1,000 american or nationalities agents working for america all over the world.

ALSO

FIRST STRIKE INFORMATION WAS GIVEN TO THE SOVIETS!

yeah he got off easy , the bastard should rot and die in jail!!

nuff SAID!

"He's this eccentric Ghandi-Like figure that you cant touch with the normal bribes that people respond to."
the man Doug Wead on DR. RON PAUL

How so?

What incident.. since he was gathering information the USA was gathering from hostile countries to Israel.. who did he kill?

first stricke information was given to the soviets and how did that kill anyone.

Thank you fo the education.. because I think the time does not suit the crime being the USA and Israel were friends at the time.

israel may not have asked him

to spy, but they sure paid him well. As for the death penalty, I will only say that the Constitution prescribes it in cases of treason. As for israel lying about this for years...whats new?

I don't know

I guess in 1985 50K was being well paid.. I'm not a fan of Pollard, not am I a fan if the death penalty, none the less.. I'm very sure we are not being told the whole truth, and that truth is about to be revealed, which is why the US would offer Pollard who gets released Nov 2015 anyways. As for lying about this for years Israel doesn't trust the US. We're friends, but if you really hate Israel, you got to give Obama some credit becasue he's destroying the relationship.

So True..

He gave US secrets to the Jewish State for reason only he knows for sure...

He was convicted of spying and I hope he rots in jail...

The BOOM that isn't

http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/u-s-offers-isr...

The United States has allegedly pulled out its ace in the hole this week, reportedly offering at last to free imprisoned Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard in exchange for the release by Israel of 26 Palestinian Authority terrorist prisoners.

http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.582706

The truth is that Pollard was a spy who betrayed his own country – which happens to be Israel’s greatest ally in the world – for money. Perhaps he also had Zionist motives. Perhaps Israel is obligated to make an effort on his behalf. That’s a legitimate position. But no relationship of mutual responsibility exists between him and Israel’s citizens on a scale that would necessitate conditioning the continuation of the negotiations on his release. He received payment for information. It’s not self-evident that he deserves anything beyond that.

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/179067

That “something” could be Jonathan Pollard, who has been imprisoned in the US for nearly three decades on charges of spying for Israel. Danon hoped that Pollard would be released, but as far as he is concerned there cannot, and should not be any connection between Pollard's release and freedom for terrorists.

“The Americans are playing a game with Pollard's fate, and this makes me very angry,” he said. Pollard is not a terrorist, and to equate him with terrorists was an insult, Danon said.

The Key Word Is "COULD"

It may turn out that if public opinion goes against Obama on this one it may not happen at all.

However, the man in the oval office is very low in the opinion polls and he may feel freeing Pollard may buy him some Jewish votes...

Who knows....All I know is Matt Drudge is working on a story that I posted for the DPers...

If Pollard isn't released I will be well pleased. If Pollard is freed I will be very annoyed, to say the least..

Thanks for posting (((((((((((Granger))))))))))))

((((((emalvini))))))))

Israel and the US are on the OUTS. Israeli government and American government are not in agreement over many issues.. and you can read Israeli opinion on the left and right are NOT interested in Pollard as a barganing chip "palying games". Israel is discusted with Obama and Kerry. They are fighting.. name cvalling back and forth.. Israel is not spending US money.

Maybe those who don't appreciate Israel don't care.. if they wanted to spilt with Israel, Obama is doing that.

Anyways.. the real story is not about Pollard. How dare the US use Pollard in a peace process that is between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. Is Pollard a Bribe to Israel?

Why would the US offer Pollard?

Israel has released three rounds of terrorists.. people who did the crime of murdering. There are 26 of the most violent remaining. What's the P.A. going to give? Nothing. Instead America gives Pollard.

KEEP POLLARD is the message from Israel.

The only thing the P.A. has to give

is land, but most of that has already been taken.

Incorrect

The P.A. needs to recognise Israel as a Jewish State. That is all Israel is asking, and that would slow down settlements because:

Israel has a waiting list of over 2 million seeking amnesty because the hatred of Jews makes them targets.. si from all over the world, there are many Jews desperate to move to Israel which is why there are illegal settlements.. those are settlements where many times Jews bay land that is not for sale.. they are swindled.. the land owner takes the money and reports the illegal build because he can not sell his property. It's a game.

Americans are being suckered into sustaining the conflict because as long as Americans are going to ship money and whatever to "help Palestine".. there is no reason palestine wants to stop that cash flow. They don't. This is why I recommend Palestinian movies.. they show the scam from many angles.

The P. A. flies the same flag of Jordan. Have you figured out why?

People really need to raise hell about this.

He should of been executed and then had his head put on a pole and lit on fire on the 4th of July.

They've been working to let

that slimy rat out for years.
http://www.wrmea.org/action-alert-archives/12488-u-s-must-no...

U.S. Must Not Release Convicted Spy Jonathan Pollard

Jonathan PollardAccording to Israeli news reports, the U.S. is considering the release of convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard in an effort to give life to Secretary of State John Kerry’s lackluster peace initiative. “Pollard’s early release could sweeten [Israel’s release of Palestinian prisoners]—a bitter political issue for Netanyahu—by mollifying hard-line members of his political coalition,” the Washington Post has speculated.

While the State Department has denied these reports, it is important they be reminded of the severity of Pollard’s crime.

In 1987, Pollard, a U.S. Navy intelligence analyst, was found guilty of delivering suitcases full of military intelligence to Israel, including satellite photos and information on Soviet-built Arab military systems.

http://www.wrmea.org/action-alert-archives/12488-u-s-must-no...

Why Do We Always Have To Kiss The AMEN Corner In USA

Can you imagine Geo. Washington releasing Benedict Arnold to keep the peace with Great Britain?

Obama is a sick twisted bastard...

Let Pollard ROT in jail!!

So Obama is Going To Release An Israeli Spy For Nothing!!

Peace, peace...There will never be peace in the middle East. They hate each others guts..

Obama has made up his mind to please the 'Jewish State'