WikiLeaks: Syria and Qatar scuttled Schalit deal
ByJERUSALEM POST STAFF
February 10, 2011 16:05
Norwegian media reported on Wednesday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak told
US Gen. David Petraeus in June 2009 that Syria and Qatar scuttled a deal under
which Hamas would release captive IDF soldier Gilad Schalit.
based on a WikiLeaks document, said Syria and Qatar offered Hamas $50 million to
keep Schalit in captivity, and refuse to carry out a prisoner exchange with