Hamas: We will discuss new Israeli proposals for Schalit deal

Israel has made new proposals to secure a deal for the release of captured IDF soldier Cpl. Gilad Schalit and Hamas is prepared to discuss them, the group's Gaza spokesperson Sami Abu Zuhri said Tuesday. In an interview with the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jareeda Zuhri praised the swift return of the Egyptian mediation team to the Gaza Strip.