Israel’s deal with Hezbollah + Inside Story: Iran/Israel tensions

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The Israeli cabinet has agreed to release five Lebanese prisoners in return for the bodies of two Isreali soldiers captured in 2006.

Al Jazeera’s David Chater reports from Jerusalem on a deal that is highly symboloic for both sides.


Inside Story – Iran/Israel tensions – 29 Jun 08


Defence sources have claimed that Iran has moved ballistic missiles into launch positions, with Israel’s Dimona nuclear plant among the possible targets. This comes as speculation intensifies over a possible Israeli attack on Iran. Inside Story asks what this increased tension means for the handling of the Iranian nuclear issue and the stability of the Gulf.