PM thanks Germany and PM Merkel for "constant support"

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 11, 2011 21:04




In a press conference announcing the deal to return Gilad Schalit home, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu thanked German Prime Minister Angela Merkel for her "constant support."

Egyptian and Palestinian sources last Wednesday denied reports that German mediator Gerhard Konrad had arrived in Cairo in an effort to reach a prisoner exchange deal between Israel and Hamas.


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