Cleary, this guy is a pawn in the Israeli attempts to free Shalit. I doubt it will work. Now international pressure will force Bibi to cut him loose. There is only one way to get Shalit out: free those 100 or so Palestinians who have been in jail longer than Shalit that Israel has refused to give up.
NATO backs Turkey's fight against ISIS (Reuters)
from the article: UN official: Israel kidnapped Palestinian engineer from Ukraine