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US Muslim figures urge Hamas to free captive soldier Gilad Shalit

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal to visit Egypt this weekend to discuss a prisoner exchange deal. Meanwhile, US Muslim figures, including congressmen, urge Mashaal to free captive soldier Gilad Shalit:
"We write to you during this holy month of Ramadan as Muslim-American leaders and scholars across the United States. As Muslims around the world reflect upon their faith and strive for an elevated level of devotion during this blessed month, we urge you to act upon our higher calling to charity and compassion by releasing Israeli Corporal Gilad Shalit."

Latest Update: 08.30.11

Prominent US Muslim figures, including two congressmen, have sent a letter to Mashaal calling him to release the captive IDF soldier.

"We write to you during this holy month of Ramadan as Muslim-American leaders and scholars acrossthe United States," the letter stated. "As Muslims around the world reflect

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Added: Aug-30-2011 Occurred On: Aug-30-2011
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  • Very interesting...very brave young man...

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    • @nomadlife
      Bingo not to mention the 11,000 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli Jails, MANY OF WHOM ARE CHILDREN

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    • @nomadlife Who lived in Judea, Sumatra,.... over 2,000 years ago.
      There is not noe ever was a state of Palestine. The Jews are in their rightful homeland. And will be there forever Inshallah.

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