Hamas waiting for confirmation that Schalit is in Egypt

October 18, 2011 07:42

Hamas said Tuesday that it was waiting for confirmation from its military wing that Gilad Schalit had been transferred through Rafah to Egypt, CNN reported.

According to the report, Hamas said that all Palestinian prisoners to be released in the first phase of the deal were being checked in Egypt, and that the International Committee of the Red Cross confirmed that all prisoners had arrived in Egypt.

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