The Jewish eternal loving embrace of the value of even ONE human life is unique in history. What other people, in the past, the present, or future civilization would ever consider trading 1,000 convictied terrorists,"with blood on their hands," to redeem the life of a single kidnapped soldier,(Gilad Shalit).
All security needs will be increased to the maximum degree with this exchange. The U.N. sponsered 'Palmer Commission' backed Israels' rights to inspect ships off of its coast as well as international water.
In 2009 the ship 'Francop' stopped on way to Syria,after loading in Egypt. Cargo included: 36 containers w/ 500 tns. of arms. 9,000 mortar bombs,3,000 rockets,3,000gunshells,20,000grenades,and one half million rounds of small ammunition.