‚Exclusion from Schalit deal prompted liar remark‘

08.12.2011                      12.Kislev. 5772


'Exclusion from Schalit deal prompted liar remark'

Sarkozy reportedly says he was "furious" Israel refused to fly Schalit out of captivity on a French helicopter.

The riddle of why French President Nicolas Sarkozy called Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu a liar last month is now solved: Israel would not fly Gilad Schalit to freedom on a French aircraft.
That, at least, was the reason Sarkozy gave to French Jewish leaders at a meeting late last month in Paris, according to the French weekly Le Nouvel Observateur….