Queens Law Student Ilan Grapel Freed By Egypt After Being Held On Spying ChargesGrapel, a 27-year-old law student accused of spying in Egypt, had a dramatic reunion with his family in Israel after another prisoner swap.
Egypt To Free Jailed U.S.-Israeli Citizen Ilan Grapel From QueensA law student from Queens being held as a spy in Egypt will soon be released as part of another deal involving Israel to swap prisoners. After four months of worry, Daniel Grapel's wish is finally coming true.
Queens Family Hopes Son Ilan Grapel Will Be Released From EgyptOn the heels of Gilad Shalit returning home after spending five years in a Hamas prison, a second Israeli prisoner swap was being negotiated on Tuesday, one that hits real close to home.
New Yorkers React To Release Of Kidnapped Israeli Soldier Gilad ShalitOne Bronx resident said it may appear to be a lopsided trade if you think of it logically, but he said the Israelis thought with their hearts.
What Does The Israel-Hamas Prisoner Swap Mean?David A. Andelman, editor of the World Policy Journal, joins CBS 2 to discuss the impact that the prisoner swap has on the relationship between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.
Tri-State Area Jews Celebrate Pending Release Of Hostage Gilad ShalitIsraeli soldier Gilad Shalit was captured by Hamas in 2006 and now his release is expected within days. That has the Jewish community around the world, and in the Tri-State Area, overjoyed.