Report: Israel offers Egypt prisoner exchange deal to release Ilan Grapel
Egyptian daily al –Akhbar reported that Israel asked Egypt to free Ilan Grapel, an American-Israeli citizen arrested in Cairo on suspicion of espionage, in return for the release of three Egyptian citizens held in Israel on different charges.


According to the report, the Israeli offer is being reviewed by official in Cairo, who are slated to issue a response "within a few days." The report has yet to be officially confirmed. (Roee Nahmias)