Egypt Wants 78 Prisoners in Exchange for Israeli-American "Spy"

(Ynet News) Roee Nahmias - Egypt wants Israel to free 78 Egyptian prisoners in exchange for Ilan Grapel, an Israeli-American national accused of spying and held by Cairo since June. The demand was presented during U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's visit to Cairo, according to al-Ahram, a newspaper associated with the Egyptian government.

2011-10-10 00:00:00

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