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Amir Peretz: I support freeing Barghouti for Schalit

Labor MK Amir Peretz said Saturday he supported the release of jailedFatah leader Marwan Barghouti if it meant that IDF soldier GiladSchalit would be freed from Hamas captivity.
Speaking at a Beersheba event, Peretz said: “Hamas would see it as avictory, and that will anger us. But I am willing to take two days ofcelebrations in Gaza in exchange for [Schalit]. If we had done it twoyears ago, it would already be behind us.”
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