Report: Hamas officials head to Syria to discuss Schalit

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 28, 2011 12:54

Five senior Hamas officials are headed to Damascus to discuss captive soldier Gilad Schalit, Israel Radio reported on Friday.

The Hamas officials, including Mahmoud A-Zahar and Halil El-Haya, hail from Gaza and Denmark. They reportedly plan to bring up suggestions made by German negotiator Gerard Conrad.

Conrad will visit Gaza once Hamas has answers from Damascus, according to Palestinian sources.


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