‘Post’ columnist held secret talks with Hamas on Schalit

14.10.2011                      16.Tischrei. 5772                       Sukkot 2

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‘Post’ columnist held secret talks with Hamas on Schalit

Gershon Baskin served as a secret mediator between Israel and Hamas, reporting back to Israeli official David Meidan in Schalit talks.

Gershon Baskin, a Jerusalem Post columnist and founder of the Israel- Palestine Center for Research and Information, revealed on Wednesday that he conducted back-channel negotiations with Hamas’s Ghazi Hamad on a prisoner exchange.
Baskin served as a secret mediator between Israel and Hamas, reporting back to Israeli official David Meidan….