Date(s) - Sunday, March 1, 2015
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Gilad Schalit was abducted by Hamas on June 25, 2006. Five years and four months later he returned home as the result of a prisoner exchange negotiated in a secret direct back channel with Hamas initiated and advanced by Gershon Baskin.
Hear all of the details of this intriguing story.
Dr. Gershon Baskin is the founder and currently Co-Chairman of IPCRI – Israel Palestine Creative Regional Initiatives, which he di- rected for 24 years until 2012. He was the initiative and negotiator of the secret back channel negotiations with Hamas for the release of Gilad Schalit.
Gershon serves on the board of directors of six Israeli-Palestinian joint organizations.
Gershon holds a Ph.D. in International relations from Greenwich University.
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