Mrs. Goldwasser’s husband of ten months, Ehud Goldwasser, is one of the two Israeli soldiers being held captive by Hezbollah. She traveled first to England, and now to the United States to bring attention to her husband’s plight. Reuters describes her efforts here. Karnit Goldwasser has supported Israel’s self-defense in Lebanon, while pleading for her husband’s return.
UPDATE: Click “play” to hear Bill’s interview with Mrs. Goldwasser: