Hamas: German involvement helping, but still no breakthrough on Schalit

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August 25, 2009 19:56

 
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German involvement in negotiations to secure the release of captured IDF soldier Gilad Schalit has helped movement towards a deal, according to Hamas. Senior Hamas official Ayman Taha was quoted by Reuters as saying "There is nothing new except the German intervention, which caused things to move." "Things have not yet reached a breakthrough," he stressed.

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