Damascus-based Hamas leader Muhammad Nazal was expected to join prisoner swap talks in Cairo on Wednesday, Israel Radio reported, citing London newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat.
Palestinian Foreign Minister Mahmoud Zahar joined the Cairo talks for the release of kidnapped IDF soldier Cpl. Gilad Shalit on Tuesday evening.
Hamas sources said on Tuesday that a deal for Shalit's release will be completed within the next few days.
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