'Olmert confidante: We'll be surprised if Schalit deal reached'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 15, 2009 20:48

 
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A confidante of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert on Sunday told Channel 10 that "we will be surprised if a deal to release Gilad Schalit is effected in the coming days." According to the report, people close to Olmert were pessimistic over the possibility that the last-ditch effort to free the kidnapped soldier would come to fruition before the government's term is up.

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